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Grave has been located flag male ancestor  Martin Andrew  EGAN

  (b. 10 August 1883 Meriden, Connecticut, USA   d. 13 August 1966 Newington, Connecticut, USA )  
Age: 83

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Martin Andrew EGAN was born 10 August 1883 in Meriden, Connecticut, USA. Martin Andrew EGAN was the child of ?   and   ?

Marriage(s) and Child(ren):

He married  Eva S MONAHAN 25 October 1911 in Meriden, Connecticut, USA .  The couple had (at least) 5 children. Eva S MONAHAN  was born July 1887 in Meriden, Connecticut, USA.  She died 24 July 1952 in Meriden, Connecticut, USA.  She was the daughter of James Adam MONAHAN and Henrietta Friederika BLESSING.

Martin Andrew EGAN died 13 August 1966 in Newington, Connecticut, USA.

Son of Martin A Egan and Margaret Lochran

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Martin Andrew EGAN married Grave has been locatedflag female ancestor Eva S MONAHAN-- Date: 25 October 1911 Place: Meriden, Connecticut, USA
Eva S MONAHAN was the daughter of James Adam MONAHAN and Henrietta Friederika BLESSING

Miss Eva Monahan, Hicks street, and Martin Egan, Spring street, were married at St. Rose's church Wednesday morning at 7 o'clock by Rev. John A Conlan. The pastor, Rev. John Cooney, assisted at the ceremony. Many relatives and friends attended.

Meriden Morning Record
Meriden, Connecticut
October 26, 1911


Grave has been locatedflag female ancestor Margaret Lillian EGAN (b.15 November 1912, , Connecticut, USA  d. 15 August 1984, Wallingford, Connecticut, USA)
m. Stanley Joseph RYCHLEC October 1949

Grave has been locatedflag male ancestor Robert F EGAN (b.29 July 1915, Meriden, Connecticut, USA  d. 2 December 1976, Hartford, Connecticut, USA)
m. Marcelle KRASNOWSKI November 1939

Grave has been locatedflag female ancestor Eleanor M EGAN (b.07 September 1918, , Connecticut, USA  d. 22 December 1987, New Britain, Connecticut, USA)
m. Robert E SPEARS 13 December 1941
m. Leo VARASCONI bef. 1965

Grave has been locatedWorld War II Soldier flag male ancestor James M EGAN (b.18 August 1920, Meriden, Connecticut, USA  d. 25 August 1975, New Britain, Connecticut, USA)
m. Barbara LIETZ 

Grave has been locatedflag female ancestor Elizabeth Mary EGAN (b.1 May 1923, Meriden, Connecticut, USA  d. 26 March 1965, Meriden, Connecticut, USA)

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Martin Andrew EGAN
Name: Martin Andrew Egan Birth Year: abt 1884 Age: 33 City: Meriden Connecticut, Military Census, 1917 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Operations, Inc., 2012. Original data: Connecticut Military Census of 1917. Hartford, Connecticut: Connecticut State Library.

Martin Andrew EGAN
The Hartford Courant Hartford, Conn. Date: Aug 15, 1966

Martin Andrew EGAN
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10 August 1883
Meriden, Connecticut, USA

USA 1884 - May 1 – The eight-hour workday is first proclaimed by the Federation of Organized Trades and Labor Unions in the United States. This date, called May Day or Labour Day, becomes a holiday recognized in almost every industrialized country.

USA 1884 - December 6 – The Washington Monument is completed in Washington, D.C., becoming the tallest structure in the world at this date.

USA 1885 - The Statue of Liberty arrives in New York Harbor.

World History 1886 - January 29 – Karl Benz patents the first successful gasoline-driven automobile, the Benz Patent Motorwagen (built in 1885).

USA 1887 - February 2 – In Punxsutawney, Pennsylvania, the first Groundhog Day is observed.

USA 1890 - December 29 - Wounded Knee Massacre occurred - 7th Cavalry killed more than 250 Lakota men, women and children; Sitting Bull killed at Little Eagle; Indian wars ended

USA 1892 - NO MORE BARGE OFFICE. Immigrants Will Hereafter Land at Ellis Island.

World History 1893 - May 1 - World's Columbian Exposition

USA 1894 - Pullman strike

World History 1896 - Gold discovered in the Yukon's Klondike

USA 1897 - September 1 – The Boston subway opens, becoming the first underground metro in North America.

USA 1898 - U.S. battleship, Maine, blows up in Havana Harbor, Cuba, igniting the Spanish-American war.

USA 1898 - April 25 – Spanish-American War: The United States declares war on Spain; the U.S. Congress announces that a state of war has existed since April 21 (later backdating this one more day to April 20).

USA 1898 - December 10 – The Treaty of Paris is signed, ending the Spanish-American War.

USA 1900 - March 15 – The Gold Standard Act is ratified, placing the United States currency on the gold standard.

USA 1900 - June 1 – American temperance agitator Carrie Nation begins her crusade to demolish saloons.

World History 1901 - January 22 - Queen Victoria of the United Kingdom dies at age 81, after more than 63 years on the throne, and her son the Prince of Wales formally succeeds her as King Edward VII.

World History 1903 - Marconi sends and receives the first wireless transatlantic communication

USA 1903 - June 16 - Ford Motor Company is incorporated in Detroit, Michigan

USA 1903 - October - First World Series

USA 1903 - December 17 – Orville Wright flies an aircraft with a petrol engine at Kitty Hawk, North Carolina in the first documented, successful, controlled, powered, heavier-than-air flight.

USA 1904 - April 30 – The Louisiana Purchase Exposition World's Fair opens in St. Louis, Missouri (closes December 1).

USA 1904 - June 28 - U.S. begins construction of Panama Canal

World History 1906 - April 7 – Mount Vesuvius erupts and devastates Naples.

World History 1912 - April 15 - Titanic sinks in the North Atlantic

USA 1913 - October 31 – The Lincoln Highway, the first automobile road across the United States, is dedicated.

USA 1913 - December 23 – The Federal Reserve System is created as the central banking system of the United States by Woodrow Wilson's signature of the Federal Reserve Act.

USA 1914 - Woodrow Wilson signs a Mother's Day proclamation.

World History 1914 - August 1 - World War I begins: Germany declares war on Russia and France and invades Belgium

USA 1915 - January 25 - First United States coast-to-coast long-distance telephone call,

World History 1915 - May 7 – WWI: Sinking of the RMS Lusitania: British ocean liner RMS Lusitania is sunk by Imperial German Navy U-boat U-20 off the south-west coast of Ireland, killing 1,198 civilians en route from New York to Liverpool.

USA 1916 - On May 30, 1916, President Woodrow Wilson issued a presidential proclamation establishing a national Flag Day on June 14.

USA 1917 - March 2 – The enactment of the Jones Act grants Puerto Ricans United States citizenship.

USA 1917 - April 6 – WWI: The United States declares war on Germany.

USA 1917 - June 5 – WWI: Conscription begins in the United States.

1911 Marriage / Partner
Martin Andrew EGAN and Eva S MONAHAN 25 October 1911, Meriden, Connecticut, USA
1912 Birth of Child
Margaret Lillian EGAN was born 15 November 1912, , Connecticut, USA
1915 Birth of Child
Robert F EGAN was born 29 July 1915, Meriden, Connecticut, USA

1917 Meriden, New Haven, Connecticut

Martin Andrew Egan
74 Hillside Ave., Meriden, New Haven, Conn
age 35
b. August 10, 1883
employed by C. E. Schunack
Randolph Ave., Meriden, New Haven, Conn
nearest relative - wife / Mrs. Martin Egan
74 Hillside Ave., Meriden, New Haven, Conn
blue eyes
auburn hair
Sept. 12, 1918
World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-18

1918 Birth of Child
Eleanor M EGAN was born 07 September 1918, , Connecticut, USA

1920 New Haven County, Connecticut

Name Martin A Egan
Residence , New Haven, Connecticut
Estimated Birth Year 1884
Age 36
Birthplace Connecticut
Relationship to Head of Household Self
Gender Male
Race White
Marital Status Married
Father's Birthplace
Mother's Birthplace
Film Number 1820189
Digital Folder Number 4294459
Image Number 00825
Sheet Number 9
Household Gender Age
Martin A Egan M 36y
Spouse Eva S Egan F 32y
Child Margaret L...

1920 Birth of Child
James M EGAN was born 18 August 1920, Meriden, Connecticut, USA
1923 Birth of Child
Elizabeth Mary EGAN was born 1 May 1923, Meriden, Connecticut, USA

1930 Meriden, New Haven, Connecticut

name: Martin A Egam
event: CENSUS
event date: 1930
event place: Meriden, New Haven, Connecticut
gender: Male
age: 47
marital status: Married
race: White
birthplace: Connecticut
estimated birth year: 1883
immigration year:
relationship to head of household: Head
father's birthplace: Irish Free State
mother's birthplace: Irish Free State
enumeration district number: 149
family number: 363
sheet number and letter: 15A
line...

World History 1930 - February 18 - Pluto is discovered

USA 1931 - March 3 – The Star-Spangled Banner is adopted as the United States National anthem.

USA 1931 - May 1 - The Empire State Building Opens

USA 1932 - May 20–May 21 – Amelia Earhart flies from the USA to Derry, Northern Ireland in 14 hours 54 minutes.

USA 1933 - March, The Great Depression: President Franklin D. Roosevelt declares a "Bank holiday", closing all United States banks and freezing all financial transactions.

USA 1933 - April 5 - President of the United States Franklin D. Roosevelt declares a national emergency and issues Executive Order 6102, making it illegal for U.S. citizens to own substantial amounts of monetary gold or bullion.

USA 1933 - April 19 – The United States officially goes off the gold standard.

USA 1933 - November 8 – New Deal: U.S. President Franklin D. Roosevelt unveils the Civil Works Administration, an organization designed to create jobs for more than 4 million of the unemployed.

USA 1933 - December 5 – The 21st Amendment to the United States Constitution is passed, repealing Prohibition.

USA 1935 - Dust Bowl: The great dust storm in the United States hits eastern New Mexico and Colorado, and western Oklahoma the hardest.

USA 1935 - August 14 – United States President Franklin Roosevelt signs the Social Security Act into law.

USA 1935 - September 30 - Roosevelt Dedicates Boulder Dam (later to be known as Hoover Dam)

USA 1937 - May 6 – Hindenburg disaster:

USA 1938 - October 24 - The minimum wage is established by law in the United States.

USA 1939 - April 30 - World's Fair opens in New York City

World History 1939 - September 1 - World War II begins: Germany invades Poland

1940 Meriden, New Haven, Connecticut

Name: Martin Egan
Age: 56
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1884
Gender: Male
Race: White
Birthplace: Connecticut
Marital Status: Married
Relation to Head of House: Head
Home in 1940: Meriden, New Haven, Connecticut
Street: West Main Street
House Number: 249
Farm: No
Inferred Residence in 1935: Meriden, New Haven, Connecticut
Residence in 1935: Same House
Sheet Number: 15A
Number of Household in Order of Visitation: 312
Household...

World History 1940 - May 10 - Winston Churchill becomes Prime Minister of Great Britain

USA 1941 - January 13 – All persons born in Puerto Rico since this day are declared U.S. citizens by birth, through U.S. federal law.

USA 1941 - December 7 - Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor

USA 1941 - December 8 - WWII: President of the United States Franklin D. Roosevelt delivers his "Infamy Speech"

World History 1941 - December 11 - Germany and Italy declare war on the United States. The U.S. responds in kind.

1942 Meriden, New Haven, Connecticut

Martin A. Egan
249 West Main St. Meriden, New Haven, Conn
age 58
born Aug 10, 1883 in Meriden, Conn
name and address of person who will always know your address - Mrs. Martin Egan
New Departure
Pratt St, Meriden, New Haven, Conn
5' 11"
148 lbs
blue eyes
gray hair
light complexion
April 27, 1942
U.S. World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942

USA 1942 - February 2 – WWII: President of the United States Franklin D. Roosevelt signs an executive order directing the internment of Japanese Americans and the seizure of their property.

USA 1942 - June 4–June 7 – WWII: The Battle of Midway: The Japanese naval advance in the Pacific is halted.

USA 1942 - December 1 – Gasoline rationing begins in the United States.

USA 1943 - February 7 – WWII: In the United States, it is announced that shoe rationing will go into effect in 2 days.

USA 1943 - Penicillin first used successfully to treat a patient

World History 1944 - June 6 - WWII – D-Day:

World History 1945 - August 6 – WWII: Atomic bombing of Hiroshima: A United States B-29 Superfortress, the Enola Gay, drops an atomic bomb, codenamed "Little Boy", on Hiroshima, Japan, at 8:15 a.m. (local time).

World History 1945 - August 9 - Atomic bombing of Nagasaki: A United States B-29 Bomber, Bockscar, drops an atomic bomb, codenamed "Fat Man", on Nagasaki, Japan, at 11:02 a.m. (local time).

World History 1945 - September 2 - World War II ends

World History 1947 - February 25 - The German state of Prussia is officially abolished by the Allied Control Council.

World History 1948 - The State of Israel is officially created

World History 1949 - The Soviet Union successfully detonates an atomic weapon

World History 1949 - Communists under Mao assume power in China

USA 1950 - January 31 - President Harry S. Truman orders the development of the hydrogen bomb, in response to the detonation of the Soviet Union's first atomic bomb in 1949

World History 1950 - June 25 - Korean War begins when North Korean forces invade South Korea

USA 1953 - Dr. Jonas Salk, University of Pittsburg, announced successful testing of polio vaccine

World History 1953 - July 27 - Korean War ends

World History 1957 - October 4 - USSR launches Sputnik 1 - Space race begins

USA 1958 - NASA formed

USA 1960 - Civil Rights Act of 1960

USA 1961 - Vietnam War officially begins with 900 military advisors landing in Saigon

World History 1961 - East Germany begins construction of the Berlin Wall

USA 1962 - Cuban Missile Crisis

USA 1962 - April 21 - Seattle World's Fair (Century 21 Exposition) opens

USA 1963 - I Have a Dream Speech - Martin Luther King's Address at March on Washington August 28, 1963.

USA 1963 - November 22 - American President John F. Kennedy assassinated by Lee Harvey Oswald in Dallas, Texas

USA 1964 - April 22 - World's Fair opens in New York City

USA 1964 - Civil Rights Act of 1964

USA 1965 - Vietnam War - First U.S. ground combat forces arrive in South Vietnam

1952 Death of Spouse/Partner
Eva S MONAHAN died 24 July 1952, Meriden, Connecticut, USA
1965 Death of Child
Elizabeth Mary EGAN died 26 March 1965, Meriden, Connecticut, USA

1966 Death

EGAN, MARTIN 10 Aug 1883 Aug 1966 82-83 06450 (Meriden, New Haven, CT) (none specified) Connecticut 042-05-9122

Connecticut, Death Index, 1949-2001
name: Marti A Egan
event: Death
event date: 13 Aug 1966
event place: Newington, Hartford, Connecticut
residence: Meriden, New Haven, Connecticut
street address:
gender: Male
age: 83
marital status: Widowed
race: White
hispanic origin:
birth...

Martin is buried at: Sacred Heart Cemetery
250 Gypsy Lane

Meriden, Connecticut, USA

Added: 9/30/2010 9:23:54 AM - Updated: 2/17/2014 9:41:15 AM

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