Prendergast

John PrendergastAge: 86 years18341920

Name
John Prendergast
Birth March 15, 1834 38 33
Note: s/b 1834, since Cornelius was born in August of 1835. (https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:…
Note: Most later records give year of birth as 1835.
Baptism June 22, 1834 (Age 3 months)
Address: Charlottetown, P.E.I.
Religion: Roman Catholic
Note: baptismal record in PEI for John Pendergrast, b. 15 Mar 1834; parents James P. and Elen Monohan (phonetically Ellen Monaghan).
Birth of a brotherCornelius Prendergast
August 26, 1835 (Age 17 months)
Note: St. Dunstan's Basilica records
Note: written as Pendergast, but parents' names are James P. and Ell[e]n Monaghan; siblings' names are common (John & Catherine), but Cornelius less so.
Birth of a sisterCatherine Prendergast
May 17, 1838 (Age 4 years)
Note: On Baptismal record in P.E.I., written as Pendergast, but father is James and mother is Ellan Monaghan [sic].
Note: U.S. Census 1880 and 1900 give birth as May 1840.
Note: Tombstone gives birth date as May 10, 1842.
Birth of a brotherThomas Deligney Prendergast
1844 (Age 9 years)
Note: found in document of Wm.K.M. Prendergast (jr)/Pender, from notes of Wm. Prendergast (I), 1977
Birth of a brotherMichael Prendergast
1846 (Age 11 years)
Note: found in document of Wm.K.M. Prendergast (jr)/Pender, from notes of Wm. Prendergast (I), 1977
Death of a brotherMichael Prendergast
1848 (Age 13 years) Age: 2
Death of a motherEllen Monaghan
1858 (Age 23 years)
Note: Recorded in notes of WK Prendergast jr. in 1977. Records say Mrs. Prendergast, no Christian name.
MarriageBridget CaseyView this family
January 23, 1860 (Age 25 years)

Note: Source: "Ontario, County Marriage Registers, 1858-1869," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:Q2CB-C62M : 17 March 2018), John Pendergast and Bridget Casey, 23 Jan 1860; citing Huron, Ontario, Canada, Archives of Ontario, Toronto; FHL microfilm 1,030,058.
Birth of a son
#1
William Prendergast
July 13, 1861 (Age 27 years)
Birth of a son
#2
Cornelius Sylvester “Neil” Prendergast
February 2, 1863 (Age 28 years)
Address: baptized at St. Columban church
Birth of a daughter
#3
Ellen “Ella” Prendergast
December 12, 1864 (Age 30 years)
Address: baptized at St. Columban church, 1 Jan 1865
Note: Birth date given as Dec. 10, 1864 in death record on Ancestry.com.
Birth of a son
#4
Dennis Joseph “Joseph” Prendergast
October 9, 1866 (Age 32 years)
Address: baptized at St. Columban, 10 Oct 1866.
Birth of a son
#5
Michael John Prendergast
May 10, 1868 (Age 34 years)
Address: baptized at St. Columban church, 31 May 1868.
Birth of a daughter
#6
Mary (Minnie) Prendergast
September 9, 1870 (Age 36 years)
Note: appears in 1871 Census at 7 months of age; family recorded as Pendergrast, but all names and ages match.
Census 1871 (Age 36 years) Age: 37
Note: Recorded as Pendergrast; with wife Bridget, children from Wm. to Mary (ages correct), and father James
Note: By late spring of 1871, John was indeed 37, which makes the birth year of 1834 more correct than other references to 1835.
Death of a wifeBridget Casey
1872 (Age 37 years)

Death of a fatherJames Prendergast
May 1873 (Age 39 years)
Note: <ref> Source: Prendergast, Wm. K. M., Prendergast. The Family History and family Tree, publ. 1977.
MarriageMargaret Catharine FinnView this family
1875 (Age 40 years)

Birth of a daughter
#7
Annie Prendergast
May 8, 1877 (Age 43 years)
Birth of a daughter
#8
Margaret Prendergast
1879 (Age 44 years)

Birth of a daughter
#9
Katherine Prendergast
March 9, 1882 (Age 47 years)
Birth of a daughter
#10
Mary Josephine Prendergast
May 3, 1884 (Age 50 years)
Birth of a son
#11
Louis Godfrey Prendergast
January 13, 1886 (Age 51 years)
Note: Source: "Ontario Births, 1869-1912," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:FMQV-GBZ : 9 August 2017), John Prendergast in entry for Louis Prendergast, 13 Jan 1886; citing Birth, Tuckersmith, Huron, Ontario, Canada, citing Archives of Onta...
Birth of a daughter
#12
Lucy Camilla (Millie) Prendergast
April 7, 1888 (Age 54 years)
Census 1891 (Age 56 years) Age: given as 56
Note: bac-lac.gc.ca: age would be correct until after March 15. Person giving his age may have been a yea…
Marriage of a childWilliam PrendergastMargaret Theresa KilloranView this family
July 11, 1893 (Age 59 years)
Death of a brotherJames Prendergast (II)
1893 (Age 58 years)
Note: lived in the U.S. as an adult and fought in the Civil War. Eldest of James Prendergast's children.
Death of a brotherThomas Deligney Prendergast
1893 (Age 58 years)
Note: found in document of Wm.K.M. Prendergast (jr)/Pender, from notes of Wm. Prendergast (I), 1977
Residence 1893 (Age 58 years)
Address: Lot 12, Concession 4, H.R. 8, Tuckersmith
Note: Source: Farm for Sale
Marriage of a childMichael John PrendergastLillian Helena Mallory (b. Dunne)View this family
October 24, 1900 (Age 66 years)
Address: Chicago, Illinois
Death of a brotherPatrick McGrath
1900 (Age 65 years)

Note: No grave record yet found. Henrietta was widowed by the 1900 census in IOWA, when she was living with her sons.
Census 1901 (Age 66 years) Age: 66
Note: Birth date given as 12 March 1835, based on age. John could have been 67 in March, with census date given as 12/13 of April 1901. Who gave the enumerator the data?
Marriage of a childJames SheaMary (Minnie) PrendergastView this family
Type: Religious marriage
September 8, 1903 (Age 69 years) Husband: given as 30 Wife: given as 30
Note: Ontario Marriage record: https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:9Q97-Y391-4L4?i=849&cc=1784216
Note: Recorded as Pendergrast, but father is Pendergast and mother is a scrawly Casey.
Marriage of a childNeil Joseph O'HanleyAnnie PrendergastView this family
September 6, 1904 (Age 70 years)
Marriage of a childNeil Joseph O'HanleyAnnie PrendergastView this family
Type: Religious marriage
September 6, 1904 Wife: given as 27
Religion: Roman Catholic
Marriage of a childCornelius Sylvester “Neil” PrendergastHannah Theresa “Nonie” MaguireView this family
June 28, 1905 (Age 71 years)
Note: Source: "California, County Marriages, 1850-1952," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:XLZ9-JX8 : 8 December 2017), C P Pendergast and Nonie Maguire, 28 Jun 1905; citing San Francisco, California, United States, county courthouses, California; FHL microfilm 974,858.
Death of a sisterMary Prendergast
1912 (Age 77 years)
Note: Source: Prendergast, Wm. K. M., Prendergast. The Family History and family Tree, publ. 1977. Detail based on notes from William Prendergast (d. 1936), son of John Prendergast.
Death of a sisterCatherine Prendergast
July 28, 1913 (Age 79 years)
Note: WK Prendergast jr.'s record has date of July 26, 1913.
Note: (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed 12 August 2019), memorial page for Catherine Pendergast McGrath (10 May 1842–28 Jul 1913), Find A Grave Memorial no. 38061632, citing Holy Sepulchre Cemetery, Omaha, Douglas County, Nebraska, USA ; Maintained by Dennis Bell (contributor 46924338) .
Number of children
11

Note: Mary Josephine appears to have died very young, or at birth - unconfirmed.
Death November 10, 1920 (Age 86 years) Age: recorded as: 85 yrs 8 mos
Cause of death: 'apoplexy' i.e. stroke
Note: Huron county death record (1869-1838), gives birth year as 1835; see note about baptismal certificate, and Cornelius's birth date.
Burial November 12, 1920 (2 days after death)
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: between 1825 and 1828Prince Edward Island
5 years
elder brother
-8 years
elder brother
14 years
elder sister
4 years
himself
17 months
younger brother
3 years
younger sister
7 years
younger brother
3 years
younger brother
Family with Bridget Casey - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: January 23, 1860
18 months
son
5 years
son
19 months
son
-5 years
son
22 months
daughter
6 years
daughter
Family with Margaret Catharine Finn - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: 1875
2 years
daughter
3 years
daughter
3 years
daughter
2 years
daughter
20 months
son
2 years
daughter

Birth

s/b 1834, since Cornelius was born in August of 1835. (https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:KCXJ-24M?from=lynx1UIV8&treeref=9X2Z-MHP)

Birth

Most later records give year of birth as 1835.

Baptism

baptismal record in PEI for John Pendergrast, b. 15 Mar 1834; parents James P. and Elen Monohan (phonetically Ellen Monaghan).

Marriage

Source: "Ontario, County Marriage Registers, 1858-1869," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:Q2CB-C62M : 17 March 2018), John Pendergast and Bridget Casey, 23 Jan 1860; citing Huron, Ontario, Canada, Archives of Ontario, Toronto; FHL microfilm 1,030,058.

Census

Recorded as Pendergrast; with wife Bridget, children from Wm. to Mary (ages correct), and father James

Census

By late spring of 1871, John was indeed 37, which makes the birth year of 1834 more correct than other references to 1835.

Census

bac-lac.gc.ca: age would be correct until after March 15. Person giving his age may have been a year off. Name misspelled in previous censuses.

Residence

Source: Farm for Sale
The Huron Expositor, 1893-04-21, Page 2 ( https://pubdocs.huroncounty.ca/weblink/3/doc/669203/Page1.aspx )

Census

Birth date given as 12 March 1835, based on age. John could have been 67 in March, with census date given as 12/13 of April 1901. Who gave the enumerator the data?

Number of children

Mary Josephine appears to have died very young, or at birth - unconfirmed.

Death

Huron county death record (1869-1838), gives birth year as 1835; see note about baptismal certificate, and Cornelius's birth date.

Note

Emm. to Canada in 1847/48

Note

Marriage reg. lists them as res. of Hibbert Twp., Huron Co. Property west 50 acres of Lot 28 Con.6 Hibbert Twp.

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