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Re: Mcdermott family Ireland to Illinois
Posted by: Kathleen Herron (ID *****6277) Date: May 30, 2012 at 11:13:10
In Reply to: Mcdermott family Ireland to Illinois by Lynn Coleman of 94936

Okay, several trees @ancestry w/Jas from Roscommon (and a photo).
http://trees.ancestry.com/tree/2916814/person/-1802294986

I'll email them this post and ask them to contact you.


James McDermott
Birth Sep 1821 in Roscommon, Ireland
Death 1900 in DeKalb, De Kalb County, Illinois, USA


Catherine Keigher
Birth Sep 1827 in Elphin, Roscommon, Ireland
Death 1909 in De Kalb, De Kalb, Illinois, USA

1854
Age: 33
Marriage to Catherine Keigher
Schenectady, Schenectady, New York, USA
***************
Bummer, if Jas. had died just a few years later they would have asked his parents' names for the death cert ...

name:       Kathryn Mcdermott
titles and terms (original):       
death date:       13 Oct 1933
death place:       Kankakee, Kankakee, Illinois
gender:       Female
marital status:       
race or color:       
age:       62
estimated birth year:       1871
birth date:       06 Dec 1870
birthplace:       Wilmington, Ills.
father:       James Mcdermott
father's titles and terms (original):       
father's birth place:       Ireland
mother:       Catherine Keigher
mother's titles and terms (original):       
mother's birth place:       Ireland
occupation:       School Teacher
residence:       
street address:       
spouse:       
spouse's titles and terms (original):       
spouse's birthplace:       
burial date:       16 Oct 1933
burial place:       Wilmington, Will, Ills.
cemetery:       Mt. Olivet
informant:       
additional relatives:       
digital folder number:       4008306
image number:       2410
film number:       1675054
volume/page/certificate number:       cn 36895

ame:       Ellen Mcdermott
titles and terms (original):       
death date:       06 Apr 1945
death place:       Kankakee, Kankakee, Illinois
gender:       Female
marital status:       
race or color:       
age:       75
estimated birth year:       1870
birth date:       09 Dec 1869
birthplace:       Wilmington, Illinois
father:       James Mcdermott
father's titles and terms (original):       
father's birth place:       Ireland
mother:       Catherine Keigher
mother's titles and terms (original):       
mother's birth place:       Ireland
occupation:       Housekeeper
residence:       Kankakee, Kankakee, Illinois
street address:       
spouse:       
spouse's titles and terms (original):       
spouse's birthplace:       
burial date:       09 Apr 1945
burial place:       Wilmington, Will., Illinois
cemetery:       Mt. Olivet
informant:       
additional relatives:       
digital folder number:       4205526
image number:       833
film number:       1984184
volume/page/certificate number:       13870

Name:       Chas McDermott
Birth Date:       29 Apr 1859
Birth Place:       Wilmington, Ill
Death Date:       13 Jul 1939
Death Place:       DeKalb, DeKalb Co, Illinois
Burial Date:       17 Jul 1939
Burial Place:       DeKalb, DeKalb Co, Illinois
Cemetery Name:       St Mary's
Death Age:       80
Occupation:       Farmer
Race:       White
Marital Status:       M
Gender:       Male
Street Address:       614 N 6th St
Residence:       DeKalb, DeKalb Twp, DeKalb Co, Illinois
Father Name:       James McDermott
Father Birth Place:       Ireland
Mother Name:       Catherine Deiglier
Mother Birth Place:       Ireland
Spouse Name:       Ellen McDermott
FHL Film Number:       1819835


1860 -- they do seem to be part of the Higgins household...
Name:       James Mcdermot
Age in 1860:       35
Birth Year:       abt 1825
Birthplace:       Ireland
Home in 1860:       Wilmington, Will, Illinois
Gender:       Male
Post Office:       Wilmington
Value of real estate:       View image
Household Members:       
Name       Age
Michael Higgins       35
Bridget Higgins       25
Elizabeth J Higgins       1
James Mcdermot       35 IRE
Catharine Mcdermot 30 IRE
Thomas Mcdermot       4 NY
Charles Mcdermot 1 IL

So the marriage was in NY?



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