Posted By:joanne boyd
Subject:Watertown McCormicks/McGowans
Post Date:January 10, 2005 at 18:07:45
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Forum:Jefferson County, NY Genealogy Forum
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Researching Margaret Mary McCormick who emigrated from Westmeath Ireland about 1840.Settled with her kids in LaFargeville and was the housemaid to the priest of the local church. By 1850 they were in Watertown.

her children (all b. Ireland):
-Thomas b. ca 1818
-William b. ca 1820 moved to St. Catherines Ontario, married Bridget Scully
-Elizabeth b. ca 1829
-Matthias b. ca 1830, moved to St. Catherines Ontario, married Julia McEnery
-Margaret Mary b. ca 1833

Thomas married another Irish girl in town about 1842 (Mary)
Their kids:
Rose Anne b. ca 1843 d. by 1855
Joseph b. ca 1845
Margaret Mary b. Jan 10 1849 Orleans d. by 1850
Matilda b. ca 1849, married Maurice Auer, moved to Chicago
Mary E b. ca 1855

Elizabeth married another Irish immigrant, Thomas McGowan
about 1862
their kids:
Sarah/Sadie b. ca 1863, married Michael Stumpf
Minnie b. ca 1864 m. ____ Heinrich
Elizabeth/Lizzie b. ca 1867 m. Camille Augustus Peltier

Looking for anyone searching names and families relevant..