Prendergast

Catherine PrendergastAge: 75 years18381913

Name
Catherine Prendergast
Given names
Catherine
Surname
Prendergast
Note: recorded as Pendergast in St. Augustin church record, Queens Co. PEI
Birth May 17, 1838 42 37
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 5 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 7 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 9 years) Age: 2
Death of a motherEllen Monaghan
1858 (Age 19 years)
Note: Recorded in notes of WK Prendergast jr. in 1977. Records say Mrs. Prendergast, no Christian name.
MarriageMichael McGrathView this family
January 27, 1863 (Age 24 years) Husband: given as 23 Wife: given as 22, but doubtful
Religion: Roman Catholic
Note: Found as Pendergrass, in Ontario Marriage Registers for Huron County. Parents' names are correct, except for Pendergrass transcription. [Could just as easily be read as Prendergast, by someone who knew how it is spelled.]
Note: Source: https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CS7D-1DQN?i=110&wc=Q866-Z88%3A1589662437%2C1589662440&cc=2568642
Birth of a daughter
#1
Ellen C “Ella” McGrath
May 11, 1865 (Age 26 years)
Note: Ellen's age is either 14 or 15 as of: "United States Census, 1880," database with images, FamilySear…
Note: almost 45 in April 1910 US Census in Omaha, Nebraska. "United States Census, 1910," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:ML47-53R : accessed 27 July 2019), Ellen C Mc Grath in household of Catherine Mc Grath, Omaha Ward 6, Douglas, Nebraska, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) ED 44, sheet 8B, family 165, NARA microfilm publication T624 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1982), roll 843; FHL microfilm 1,374,856.
Note: confirmed on headstone: Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed 12 August 2019), memorial page for Ellen C. “Ella” McGrath (11 May 1865–21 Jun 1911), Find A Grave Memorial no. 99563509, citing Holy Sepulchre Cemetery, Omaha, Douglas County, Nebraska, USA ; Maintained by Scott (contributor 47643415) .
Birth of a son
#2
Matthew Michael McGrath
June 13, 1867 (Age 29 years)

Note: record at St. Columban church
Birth of a son
#3
Joseph P McGrath
May 20, 1869 (Age 31 years)
Note: record at St. Columban church
Birth of a son
#4
Martin J McGrath
May 3, 1870 (Age 31 years)
Note: per 1880 US Census and grave headstone: Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed 12 August 2019), memorial page for Martin J. McGrath (3 May 1870–8 Sep 1904), Find A Grave Memorial no. 38062206, citing Holy Sepulchre Cemetery, Omaha, Douglas County, Nebraska, USA ; Maintained by Dennis Bell (contributor 46924338) .
Note: does not quite agree with Bill Prendergast's history which gives date of birth as May 8, 1870. Which has the typo?
Residence from 1863 to 1870 (Age 24 years)
Note: See Michael McGrath for other locations of residence based on U.S. Censuses.
Death of a fatherJames Prendergast
May 1873 (Age 34 years)
Note: <ref> Source: Prendergast, Wm. K. M., Prendergast. The Family History and family Tree, publ. 1977.
Birth of a daughter
#5
Mary McGrath
September 5, 1873 (Age 35 years)

Birth of a son
#6
Cornelius A McGrath
January 28, 1876 (Age 37 years)
Note: Source: "Washington Death Certificates, 1907-1960," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:N3TG-LBW : 10 March 2018), Cornelius Mcgrath, 29 Oct 1944; citing Seattle, King, Washington, reference 4566, Bureau of Vital Statistics, Olympia; FHL microfilm 2,032,316.
Death of a daughterMary McGrath
August 1, 1886 (Age 48 years)

Death of a brotherJames Prendergast (II)
1893 (Age 54 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 54 years)
Note: found in document of Wm.K.M. Prendergast (jr)/Pender, from notes of Wm. Prendergast (I), 1977
Death of a brotherPatrick McGrath
1900 (Age 61 years)

Note: No grave record yet found. Henrietta was widowed by the 1900 census in IOWA, when she was living with her sons.
Death of a husbandMichael McGrath
March 25, 1904 (Age 65 years)
Note: Not found in 1900 U.S. Census in Omaha that the rest of the family is in.
Death of a sonMartin J McGrath
September 8, 1904 (Age 66 years)
Note: Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed 12 August 2019), memorial page for Martin J. McGrath (3 May 1870–8 Sep 1904), Find A Grave Memorial no. 38062206, citing Holy Sepulchre Cemetery, Omaha, Douglas County, Nebraska, USA ; Maintained by Dennis Bell (contributor 46924338) .
Death of a daughterEllen C “Ella” McGrath
June 21, 1911 (Age 73 years)
Cause: complications of appendicitis
Note: Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed 12 August 2019), memorial page for Ellen C. “Ella” McGrath (11 May 1865–21 Jun 1911), Find A Grave Memorial no. 99563509, citing Holy Sepulchre Cemetery, Omaha, Douglas County, Nebraska, USA ; Maintained by Scott (contributor 47643415) .
Note: Evening World-Herald (Omaha, Nebr.), June 21, 1911, p. 15, col. 6
Death of a sisterMary Prendergast
1912 (Age 73 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 July 28, 1913 (Age 75 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) .
Burial
Address: Holy Sepulchre Cemetery, Omaha, Nebraska Headstone looks rather recent.
Religion: Roman Catholic
Note: "Find A Grave Index," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QVK6-GVW1 : 13 December 2015), Catherine McGrath, 1913; Burial, Omaha, Douglas, Nebraska, United States of America, Holy Sepulchre Cemetery; citing record ID 38061632, Find a Grave, http://www.findagrave.com.
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
elder brother
17 months
elder brother
3 years
herself
7 years
younger brother
3 years
younger brother
Family with Michael McGrath - View this family
husband
herself
Marriage: January 27, 1863Huron County, ON
4 years
son
23 months
son
Joseph P McGrath
Birth: May 20, 1869 31 31Perth Co., Ontario, Canada
Death: July 16, 1936Omaha, Nebraska
11 months
son
Martin J McGrath
Birth: May 3, 1870 32 31Michigan, USA
Death: September 8, 1904buried in Omaha, Nebraska
6 years
son
Cornelius A McGrath
Birth: January 28, 1876 38 37Nebraska, USA
Death: October 29, 1944Seattle, Washington State
-11 years
daughter
Ellen C “Ella” McGrath
Birth: May 11, 1865 27 26Ontario, Canada
Death: June 21, 1911buried in Omaha, Nebraska
8 years
daughter

Birth

On Baptismal record in P.E.I., written as Pendergast, but father is James and mother is Ellan Monaghan [sic].

Birth

U.S. Census 1880 and 1900 give birth as May 1840.

Birth

Tombstone gives birth date as May 10, 1842.

Marriage

Found as Pendergrass, in Ontario Marriage Registers for Huron County. Parents' names are correct, except for Pendergrass transcription. [Could just as easily be read as Prendergast, by someone who knew how it is spelled.]

Marriage

Source: https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CS7D-1DQN?i=110&wc=Q866-Z88%3A1589662437%2C1589662440&cc=2568642

Residence

See Michael McGrath for other locations of residence based on U.S. Censuses.

Name

recorded as Pendergast in St. Augustin church record, Queens Co. PEI

Death

WK Prendergast jr.'s record has date of July 26, 1913.

Death

(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) .

Burial

"Find A Grave Index," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QVK6-GVW1 : 13 December 2015), Catherine McGrath, 1913; Burial, Omaha, Douglas, Nebraska, United States of America, Holy Sepulchre Cemetery; citing record ID 38061632, Find a Grave, http://www.findagrave.com.