Place of migration
Migrated to/Born in UK

Info I found said he was baptised in Drummaul 4 April 1837 

Married Agnes Williamson in Lanarkshire Scotland 31 Dec. 1862.

Possibly on Ship St. Patrick from Glasgow 12 May 1865 to Montreal, Canada, arriving June, 1865 (however wife Agnes is not listed)\

Child Mary Agnes baptised in Montreal Basilica of Notre Dame June 6 1865

Child Jane born in Pottsville, Allegheny, Pennsylvania August 28, 1867

Moved to Lincoln Illinois, where he was a pit boss in the coal mines, about 1870 and remained there until his death 16 June 1925. He is buried in the Holy Cross church cemetery.



Additional Information
Date of Birth 11th Jun 1836
Date of Death 16th Jun 1925


  • Patrick’s Scottish marriage certificate should tell you what his parents names were, and whether they were alive or deceased on the date his marriage. What looks to be their marriage is on the Scotlandspeople site. Marriage 1863 Cambusnethan, Lanarkshire. It should cost less than £2 sterling to view the certificate.  GROS ref: 628/4.

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