Advertisement
Advertisement

Cecilia P Flaherty (1920 - 1997)

A photo of Cecilia P Flaherty
Add photo
Cecilia P Flaherty
1920 - 1997
Born
March 17, 1920
Death
August 14, 1997
Last Known Residence
Bronxville, Westchester County, New York 10708
Summary
Cecilia P Flaherty was born on March 17, 1920. She died on August 14, 1997 at 77 years of age. We know that Cecilia P Flaherty had been residing in Bronxville, Westchester County, New York 10708.
Updated: October 6, 2011
ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM
Advertisement
Every life has a story to tell. This collaborative biography is dedicated to tell the story of Cecilia P Flaherty. Click the to update this introduction with a synopsis or highlights of Cecilia's life.
Show & Tell Her Story
Share your memories, stories, and photos so that Cecilia is always remembered.
Update biography
What's this?

This collaborative biography is for you to show & tell Cecilia's life so that she is always remembered.

Biography
Cecilia P Flaherty
Most commonly known as
Cecilia P Flaherty
Full name
Did Cecilia go by other names?
Other names or aliases
Bronxville, Westchester County, New York 10708
Last known residence
Female
Gender
Cecilia Flaherty was born on
Birth
Cecilia Flaherty died on
Death
Birth
Death
There is no cause of death listed for Cecilia.
Cause of death
Do you know the final resting place - gravesite in a cemetery or location of cremation - of Cecilia P Flaherty?
Burial / Funeral
Heritage

Ethnicity & Lineage

What is Cecilia's ethnicity and where did her parents, grandparents & great-grandparents come from?

Nationality & Locations

Where was Cecilia born and where did she live?
Childhood

Education

Did Cecilia finish grade school, get a GED, go to high school, get a college degree or masters? What schools or universities did Cecilia attend?

Religion

Was Cecilia a religious woman?

Baptism

Was Cecilia baptized?
Adulthood

Professions

Share what Cecilia did for a living or if she had a career or profession.

Personal Life

Share highlights of Cecilia's life. Experiences, organizations, & how she spent her time.

Military Service

Did Cecilia serve in the military or did a war or conflict interfere with her life?
Obituary

Average Age

Life Expectancy

Looking for a different Cecilia Flaherty?
View other bios of people named Cecilia Flaherty
Advertisement
Advertisement
Cecilia's immediate relatives including parents, siblings, partnerships and children in the Flaherty family tree.

Cecilia's Family Tree

Parent
Parent
Cecilia P Flaherty Cecilia P Flaherty
Partner
Child
Partner
Child
Sibling

Friends

Friends can be as close as family. Add Cecilia's family friends, and her friends from childhood through adulthood.

Add bio

Leave a comment to ask questions, share information, or simply to show that you care about Cecilia.

Cancel

Share Cecilia's obituary or write your own to preserve her legacy.

Cecilia P Flaherty died on August 14, 1997 at 77 years of age. She was born on March 17, 1920. We have no information about Cecilia's family or relationships. We know that Cecilia P Flaherty had been residing in Bronxville, Westchester County, New York 10708.
ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM
Advertisement

Refresh this page to see various historical events that occurred during Cecilia's lifetime.

In 1920, in the year that Cecilia P Flaherty was born, on January 1, over 6000 people were arrested and put in prison because they were suspected of being communists. . Many had to be released in a few weeks and only 3 guns were found in their homes. The U.S. Department of Justice "red hunt" netted thousands of "radicals" and suspected "communists" and aliens were deported. But the "hunt" ended after Attorney General Palmer forecast a massive radical uprising on May Day and the day passed without incident.

In 1932, when she was just 12 years old, five years to the day after Lindbergh crossed the Atlantic, Amelia Earhart flew solo from Newfoundland to Ireland, the first woman to cross the Atlantic solo and the first to replicate Lindbergh's feat. She flew over 2,000 miles in just under 15 hours.

In 1977, when she was 57 years old, on January 21st, President Carter pardoned "draft dodgers" - men who avoided the draft during the Vietnam War. He fulfilled a campaign promise with the pardon. But it only applied to civilian evaders - the estimated 500,000 to 1 million active-duty personnel who went AWOL were not included.

In 1984, Cecilia was 64 years old when on January 1, "Baby Bells" were created. AT&T had been the provider of telephone service (and equipment) in the United States. The company kept Western Electric, Bell Labs, and AT&T Long Distance. Seven new regional companies (the Baby Bells) covered local telephone service and were separately owned. AT&T lost 70% of its book value due to this move.

In 1997, in the year of Cecilia P Flaherty's passing, on August 31st, Princess Diana of Great Britain was killed when her car crashed into a pillar in the tunnel under the Pont de l'Alma bridge in Paris. The car she was riding in was trying to evade the paparazzi but it was also discovered later that the driver of the car, who was also killed, had three times the legal limit of alcohol which likely contributed to the accident.

Other Cecilia Flaherties

Other Flaherties

Other Biographies

Created on Jun 04, 2020 by Daniel Pinna
See Success Stories
"Thank you for helping me find my family & friends again so many years after I lost them. I get the chance to remember them all this time later." Highlights of just a few of the many successes of sharing memories on AncientFaces. From reuniting lost or 'orphan' photos with their families, seeing faces of relatives for the first time, to the many connections made with family & friends. These special moments are why it's important we share.
Back to Top