Mary Rafferty (1859 - 1931)

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Mary Rafferty
1859 - 1931
updated February 06, 2019
Mary Rafferty was born around 1859. She died on February 19, 1931 in New York at 72 years old.

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Mary Rafferty died on February 19, 1931 in New York at 72 years of age. She was born around 1859. There is no information about Mary's family or relationships.
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1859 - 1931 World Events

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In 1859, in the year that Mary Rafferty was born, on February 14th, Oregon became the 33rd U.S. state. In its state constitution, Oregon included a "whites only" clause although it was never enforced.

In 1865, she was merely 6 years old when on April 9th, Confederate Army General Robert E. Lee surrendered to the Union Army at Appomattox Court House. Lee's surrender led to a series of surrenders in the Confederacy and in 1866 President Johnson issued a "Proclamation—Declaring that Peace, Order, Tranquility, and Civil Authority Now Exists in and Throughout the Whole of the United States of America".

In 1896, she was 37 years old when on January 28th, the first ticket for speeding - called "furious driving" - was issued. Walter Arnold of Kent England was fined 1 shilling plus costs - for going 8 mph. The speed limit was 2 mph.

In 1919, she was 60 years old when in Norfolk Virginia, the first rotary dial telephones were introduced by the American Telephone and Telegraph Company (AT&T), making it easier to make a call without an operator.

In 1931, in the year of Mary Rafferty's passing, on May 1st, the Empire State Building opened in New York City. At 1,454 feet (including the roof and antenna), it was the tallest building in the world until the World Trade Center's North Tower was built in 1970. (It is now the 34th tallest.) Opening at the beginning of the Great Depression, most of the offices in the Empire State Building remained unoccupied for years and the observation deck was an equal source of revenue and kept the building profitable.

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Mary Rafferty
around 1863 - Jul 18, 1938
Mary Rafferty
around 1875 - Mar 9, 1942
Mary Rafferty
around 1874 - Feb 21, 1943
Mary A Rafferty
around 1863 - Jan 18, 1909
Mary A Rafferty
around 1855 - Sep 11, 1913
Mary A Rafferty
around 1855 - Apr 25, 1937
Mary Ann Rafferty
around 1865 - Jul 22, 1935
Mary B Rafferty
around 1847 - Apr 1, 1920
Mary E Rafferty
around 1847 - Jun 25, 1891
Mary E Rafferty
around 1882 - Jul 13, 1903
Mary T Rafferty
around 1878 - Apr 30, 1926
MaryH Rafferty
around 1891 - Mar 17, 1892
Mathew Rafferty
around 1900  - Jul 15, 1900
Matilda Rafferty
around 1844 - Dec 22, 1897
Matthew Rafferty
around 1855 - Nov 16, 1923
Matthew Rafferty
around 1935 - Jan 3, 1940
Matthew Rafferty
around 1871 - Feb 22, 1943
Matthew Rafferty
around 1900 - Feb 17, 1947
Max Rafferty
around 1929 - Feb 27, 1930
Michael Rafferty
around 1845 - Mar 7, 1894

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Mary Rafferty
around 1863 - Jul 18, 1938
Mary Rafferty
around 1875 - Mar 9, 1942
Mary Rafferty
around 1874 - Feb 21, 1943
Mary A Rafferty
around 1863 - Jan 18, 1909
Mary A Rafferty
around 1855 - Sep 11, 1913
Mary A Rafferty
around 1855 - Apr 25, 1937
Mary Ann Rafferty
around 1865 - Jul 22, 1935
Mary B Rafferty
around 1847 - Apr 1, 1920
Mary E Rafferty
around 1847 - Jun 25, 1891
Mary E Rafferty
around 1882 - Jul 13, 1903
Mary T Rafferty
around 1878 - Apr 30, 1926
MaryH Rafferty
around 1891 - Mar 17, 1892
Mathew Rafferty
around 1900  - Jul 15, 1900
Matilda Rafferty
around 1844 - Dec 22, 1897
Matthew Rafferty
around 1855 - Nov 16, 1923
Matthew Rafferty
around 1935 - Jan 3, 1940
Matthew Rafferty
around 1871 - Feb 22, 1943
Matthew Rafferty
around 1900 - Feb 17, 1947
Max Rafferty
around 1929 - Feb 27, 1930
Michael Rafferty
around 1845 - Mar 7, 1894
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