Prendergast

Matthew Michael McGrathAge: 65 years18671932

Name
Matthew Michael McGrath
Given names
Matthew Michael
Surname
McGrath
Birth June 13, 1867 29 29

Note: record at St. Columban church
MarriageSusan WeinerView this family
yes

Birth of a brotherJoseph P McGrath
May 20, 1869 (Age 23 months)
Note: record at St. Columban church
Birth of a brotherMartin J McGrath
May 3, 1870 (Age 2 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?
Death of a maternal grandfatherJames Prendergast
May 1873 (Age 5 years)
Note: <ref> Source: Prendergast, Wm. K. M., Prendergast. The Family History and family Tree, publ. 1977.
Birth of a sisterMary McGrath
September 5, 1873 (Age 6 years)

Birth of a brotherCornelius A McGrath
January 28, 1876 (Age 8 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 sisterMary McGrath
August 1, 1886 (Age 19 years)

Death of a fatherMichael McGrath
March 25, 1904 (Age 36 years)
Note: Not found in 1900 U.S. Census in Omaha that the rest of the family is in.
Death of a brotherMartin J McGrath
September 8, 1904 (Age 37 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 sisterEllen C “Ella” McGrath
June 21, 1911 (Age 44 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 motherCatherine Prendergast
July 28, 1913 (Age 46 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
8

Note: at least 2 died before the age of 20 (winters of 1901 and 1902)
Death June 18, 1932 (Age 65 years)

Note: per WKP jr. record
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father
mother
Marriage: January 27, 1863Huron County, ON
4 years
himself
23 months
younger brother
Joseph P McGrath
Birth: May 20, 1869 31 31Perth Co., Ontario, Canada
Death: July 16, 1936Omaha, Nebraska
11 months
younger brother
Martin J McGrath
Birth: May 3, 1870 32 31Michigan, USA
Death: September 8, 1904buried in Omaha, Nebraska
6 years
younger brother
Cornelius A McGrath
Birth: January 28, 1876 38 37Nebraska, USA
Death: October 29, 1944Seattle, Washington State
-11 years
elder sister
Ellen C “Ella” McGrath
Birth: May 11, 1865 27 26Ontario, Canada
Death: June 21, 1911buried in Omaha, Nebraska
8 years
younger sister
Family with Susan Weiner - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage:

Birth

record at St. Columban church

Number of children

at least 2 died before the age of 20 (winters of 1901 and 1902)

Death

per WKP jr. record