Margaret Treacy1869

Margaret Treacy 1869

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Date of Birth 22nd Aug 1869 VIEW SOURCE
Date of Death 13th Oct 1959
Townland born Margaret Treacy was born in Clonlisk, County Offaly on 22 Aug 1869 to Denis Treacy and Julia Doughan. She was baptized on 23 Aug 1869 in Shinrone Parish in the Diocese of Killaloe.
Names of Siblings Her siblings were Timothy (1863-1946), Michael (1865-1924), Edward "Ned" (1867-1940), Mary Anne (1871-1932), Catherine (1873-1942), Martin (1875-1903), and Denis John (1878-1952). Margaret, her mother and her siblings emigrated to New York in 1888.
Spouse (First Name/s and Maiden/Surname) On 9 Apr 1893, Margaret married Thomas Anglim (who emigrated to New York from County Tipperary in 1889) in St. Veronica's Church, 149 Christopher Street in Manhattan. The witnesses were her sister, Mary Anne Treacy, and his brother, Patrick Anglim.
Number of Children Margaret and Thomas had 8 children: Patrick T. (1895-1956), Denis M. (1897-1966), Margaret (1899-1983), Julia Winifred (1901-1989), John J. (1903-1944), Alice Eleanor (1906-1982), Mary (1909-1914) and a newborn who died in July 1911.
Occupation Prior to her marriage and raising her children, Margaret worked as a domestic servant in New York City.
Place of Death In the mid-1950s, Margaret lived with her widowed daughter, Alice Sullivan, in Rosedale, NY. She fell down the stairs and broke her hip. She was admitted to Queens General Hospital on 12 Nov 1957 and remained there until her death on 13 Oct 1959.
New Type Margaret and Thomas lived in the Greenwich Village section of Manhattan at 163 Varick Street and later at 117 Varick Street. Around 1930, they moved to 243-49 144 Avenue, Rosedale, NY with their bachelor son, John - a New York City police officer.
New Type Margaret and Thomas are buried at Calvary Cemetery in Woodside, NY at Section 42, Range 6, Plot G, Grave 12. Buried with them are their son, John, their daughters Mary, the unnamed newborn, Alice, and Alice's husband, Joseph Daniel Sullivan.
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  • The only Treacy I knew in Shinrone was an undertaker, would this be the family?


    Thursday 30th May 2019 04:16PM
  • Hello Henry,

    I'm not certain if there was an undertaker in the family - I was told that they were farmers.

    Would you know the first name of the undertaker and the dates of his birth / death?



    Margaret Riley

    Friday 31st May 2019 12:08AM
  • Margaret was my grandfather Denis's sister.  She emigrated to Castle Garden (NYC) in 1888 on the SS Germanic, with her mother and 6 siblings.

    Tuesday 28th November 2023 05:34AM

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