Mary Lawless (1879 - 1969)

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Mary Lawless
1879 - 1969
updated February 06, 2019
Mary Lawless was born on September 27, 1879. She died in April 1969 at 89 years of age. We know that Mary Lawless had been residing in New York, New York County, New York 10023.


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Mary Lawless died in April 1969 at 89 years old. She was born on September 27, 1879. There is no information about Mary's family or relationships. We know that Mary Lawless had been residing in New York, New York County, New York 10023.
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In 1879, in the year that Mary Lawless was born, on October 22nd, Thomas Edison tested the first practical electric light bulb. Lasting 13½ hours before burning out, it used a "a carbon filament or strip coiled and connected to platina contact wires". He applied for a patent on November 4th, receiving the patent in January 1880.

In 1890, by the time she was only 11 years old, on January 2nd, Alice Sanger became the first female staffer to work in the White House. She was hired as a stenographer and, as such, took dictation.

In 1906, by the time she was 27 years old, Finland became the first European country to give women the vote and to allow them to run for political office. (Women in Australia and New Zealand already had that right but couldn't run for office.) Although Finland belonged to the Russian Empire, there was great unrest and the Tsar wanted to broker a quick peace. As a part of the brokered peace, women got the vote.

In 1954, Mary was 75 years old when on May 17th, the Supreme Court released a decision on Brown v. Board of Education of Topeka. The ruling stated that state laws establishing separate public schools for black and white students was unconstitutional thus paving the way for integration in schools.

In 1969, in the year of Mary Lawless's passing, in August, a previously planned small concert turned into a (free) more than 400,000 strong gathering of attendees and bands at Max Yasgur's farm in upstate New York - now called Woodstock. Just some of the 32 acts: Richie Havens, Joe Cocker, Janis Joplin, Jimi Hendrix, The Who, Joan Baez, Crosby, Stills, Nash and Young, Jefferson Airplane, Country Joe, Santana, The Band, and Sly and the Family Stone.

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Other Mary Lawlesses

Mary Monica Lawless
around 1907 - Feb 27, 1941
Mary I Lawless
Born: around 1916
New York, United States
Mary Meehl Lawless
Died: 1919
Mary Edith Lawless
1895 - 1985
Brighton, Australia
Mary Eileen Lawless
1906 - 1984
Prahran, Australia
Mary Ellen Lawless
1900 - 1983
Wind, Australia
Mary Cummins Lawless
Bendigo, Australia
Mary Edith Roper Lawless
Heidelberg, Australia
Mary Ellen Butler Lawless
Brunswick, Australia
Mary Butler Lawless
Pasc, Australia
Mary Jane Lavers Lawless
Bena, Australia
Mary Roper Lawless
Heidelberg, Australia
Mary Schmidt Lawless
Ballarat, Australia
Mary Odea Lawless
Sale, Australia
Mary Ethel Lawless
1886 - 1960
Morw, Australia
Mary Obrien Lawless
Brunswick, Australia
Mary Dunne Lawless
Yall, Australia
Mary Edith Lawless
1873 - 1958
Glen, Australia

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Irene Lawless
May 31, 1903 - March 1983
Utica, NY
Harry Lawless
Nov 10, 1919 - May 1982
Pompano Beach, FL
Alphonsus Lawless
Jul 20, 1897 - September 1971
Bath, NY
Harry Lawless
Apr 27, 1908 - February 1968
Bernard Lawless
Oct 13, 1895 - May 1978
Auburn, NY
Matthew E Lawless
Jun 11, 1907 - Jun 23, 1995
Bronx, NY
Madeline Lawless
Sep 8, 1912 - May 1987
Bound Brook, NJ
Albert Lawless
Dec 31, 1917 - July 1980
Staten Island, NY
Joseph Lawless
Mar 2, 1891 - March 1969
Bath, NY
John Lawless
Jan 27, 1919 - January 1981
Marlboro, NY
Michael D Lawless
Jul 26, 1943 - Sep 18, 1997
Elmont, NY
Robert T Lawless
Apr 21, 1957 - Sep 4, 2002
Fairport, NY
John E Lawless
Feb 1, 1923 - Dec 1, 2000
Albany, NY
Linda M Lawless
Mar 24, 1952 - Apr 13, 2007
Milford, PA
Mary M Lawless
Jan 7, 1961 - Mar 19, 2004
Clifton Park, NY
Anne M Lawless
Feb 13, 1911 - Jul 15, 1988
James Lawless
Jan 18, 1917 - January 1981
Beverly, MA
Loretta Lawless
Sep 3, 1915 - June 1982
Brooklyn, NY
Grace T Lawless
Sep 22, 1898 - Jan 1, 1990
San Diego, CA
Frank Lawless
May 8, 1907 - January 1981
Elmont, NY

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