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Elizabeth May ""Lizzie"" Irwin Carney
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Birth: May 4, 1880
Missouri, USA
Death: Mar. 30, 1914
Wright County
Missouri, USA

34 yo housewife, married, d/o John Irwin and Elmira Sullivan, informant on death cert was FA Carney,died from bleeding in lungs and flu on March 30, 1914.

Lizzie may well have been one of the earliest victims of the so-called "Spanish Flu" pandemic. Beginning in the American Middle West prior to 1917, this unusually virulent strain of flu (influenza) killed between 50 and 100,000,000 people world-wide prior to 1920. The worst epidemic in recorded human history, it killed twice as many people as the Black Death of medieval times-and twice as many people as the First World War.... 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  John Sullivan Irwin (1840 - 1911)
  Elmira Tennessee Sullivan Irwin (1844 - 1925)
 
 Spouse:
  Francis "Arthur" Carney (1872 - 1954)
 
 Siblings:
  William Irwin (1867 - 1872)*
  Minnie Gray Irwin Curdy (1874 - 1919)*
  Iva Jane Irwin Boyer (1878 - 1959)*
  Elizabeth May Irwin Carney (1880 - 1914)
  Jesse Sidney Irwin (1883 - 1964)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Little Creek Cemetery
Hartville
Wright County
Missouri, USA
 
Maintained by: Brian Curdy
Originally Created by: Logan
Record added: Sep 16, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 58757331
Elizabeth May Lizzie <i>Irwin</i> Carney
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Elizabeth May Lizzie <i>Irwin</i> Carney
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