Mary Petheran (May) McDowall

Died: 17 Sep 1914

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Mary Petheran (May) McDowall

Died: 17 Sep 1914
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Mary Petheran (May) McDowall


Queenstown (Boydtown) Cemetery

35-53 Brecon Street
Queenstown, , Otago
New Zealand

Headstone Description

James McDowall, beloved husband of Isabella, father of Robert, grandfather of Maurice George.
Isabella McDowall, wife of James, mother of Robert, grandmother of Maurice George (died aged 86 years).
Mary Petheran (aka May) McDowall, wife of Robert, mother of Maurice George.
Robert McDowall, son of James & Isabella, husband of Mary Petheran, father of Maurice George.
Maurice George McDowall, son of Robert & Mary Petheran, grandson of James & Isabella, died aged 4 months.

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Life timeline of Mary Petheran (May) McDowall

Mary Petheran (May) McDowall was born in 1889
Mary Petheran (May) McDowall was 5 years old when Mahatma Gandhi forms the Natal Indian Congress (NIC) in order to fight discrimination against Indian traders in Natal. Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi was an Indian activist who was the leader of the Indian independence movement against British rule. Employing nonviolent civil disobedience, Gandhi led India to independence and inspired movements for civil rights and freedom across the world. The honorific Mahātmā – applied to him first in 1914 in South Africa – is now used worldwide. In India, he is also called Bapu and Gandhi ji, and known as the Father of the Nation.
Mary Petheran (May) McDowall was 16 years old when Albert Einstein publishes his first paper on the special theory of relativity. Albert Einstein was a German-born theoretical physicist who developed the theory of relativity, one of the two pillars of modern physics. His work is also known for its influence on the philosophy of science. He is best known to the general public for his mass–energy equivalence formula E = mc2, which has been dubbed "the world's most famous equation". He received the 1921 Nobel Prize in Physics "for his services to theoretical physics, and especially for his discovery of the law of the photoelectric effect", a pivotal step in the development of quantum theory.
Mary Petheran (May) McDowall died on 17 Sep 1914 at the age of 25
Grave record for Mary Petheran (May) McDowall (Died: 17 Sep 1914), BillionGraves Record 32008607 Queenstown, Otago, New Zealand