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Helen MCDERMOTT

Helen MCDERMOTT

Female 1838 - 1917  (~ 79 years)

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  • Name Helen MCDERMOTT  [1
    Nickname Ellen 
    Born Mar 1838  Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Immigration 18 Nov 1850  Ancestry.com, Arrival 18 Nov 1850, New York from Liverpool, origin Ireland, Ship Columbia, Passengers 447, Fam ID 24158673 Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Ellen McDermott, age 12, birth about 1838; Margret McDermott, age 10  
    Census 1880  Martinsburg, Renville, Minnesota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Age 42, born Ohio, 10 children, keeping house, parents born in Ohio 
    Census 1910  , Renville, Minnesota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Fred Frank 33, Lucy 32 1878, Wineb 8, Willie 7, WEveline 3, Francis 1, Helen Maxwell 74 
    Reference Number 45 
    Buried Sep 1917  St Andrews Cemetery, Fairfax, Renville, Minnesota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Catholic
    Died 09 Sep 1917  Fairfax, Renville, Minnesota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Age: 79 
    Person ID I45  Tree 1
    Last Modified 19 Feb 2018 

    Father MCDERMOTT,   b. Abt 1815, , , Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1842, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 27 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Mother MOTHER,   b. , , Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Relationship Birth 
    Family ID F44  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Thomas MAXWELL,   b. 26 Dec 1840, Waukegan, Lake, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 03 Jun 1909, Fairfax, Renville, Minnesota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years) 
    Married 28 Apr 1860  Waukegan, Lake, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Joseph MAXWELL  [Natural]
     2. Eliza Jane MAXWELL,   b. 18 Nov 1860, Waukegan, Lake, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Jul 1904, Ogilvie, Kanabec, Minnesota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 43 years)
     3. John Thomas MAXWELL,   b. 20 May 1863, Elgin, Kane, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 02 Dec 1921, Hinckley, Pine, Minnesota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 58 years)
     4. James Henry MAXWELL,   b. 16 Oct 1865, Waukegan, Lake, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 05 Jul 1932, Martinsburg, Renville, Minnesota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years)
     5. Mary MAXWELL,   b. 01 May 1866, Waukegan, Lake, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 01 Nov 1920, Grafton, Sibley, Minnesota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 54 years)
     6. William MAXWELL,   b. 1868, McGregor, Clayton, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Aug 1927, Rochester, Olmsted, Minnesota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 59 years)  [Natural]
     7. Emma Jane MAXWELL,   b. 18 Jan 1870, West Newton, Nicollet, Minnesota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Dec 1930, Minneapolis, Hennepin, Minnesota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years)
     8. Margaret MAXWELL,   b. 16 Sep 1872, Martinsburg, Renville, Minnesota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 May 1890, Martinsburg, Renville, Minnesota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 17 years)
     9. Lucy MAXWELL,   b. 1873, West Newton, Nicollet, Minnesota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Feb 1942, Fairfax, Renville, Minnesota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years)
     10. Frank A. MAXWELL,   b. Dec 1874, Martinsburg, Renville, Minnesota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Aug 1915, Grafton, Sibley, Minnesota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 40 years)  [Natural]
     11. Helen Nellie MAXWELL,   b. 28 Mar 1878, Martinsburg, Renville, Minnesota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 08 Nov 1964, Aberdeen, Brown, South Dakota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years)
    Family ID F33  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Photos
    Helen McDermott Maxwell
    Helen McDermott Maxwell
    1838-1917
    Ellen McDermott IRE_CENSUS_1821-51_007246700_00511
    Ellen McDermott IRE_CENSUS_1821-51_007246700_00511

    Documents
    Thomas & Ellen McDermott Maxwell marriage license
    Thomas & Ellen McDermott Maxwell marriage license
    Helen McDermott Obituary 1917
    Helen McDermott Obituary 1917
    Ellen McDermott, age 12, birth about 1838; Margret McDermott, age 10
    Ellen McDermott, age 12, birth about 1838; Margret McDermott, age 10
    1850 Columbia Passenger List

  • Notes 

  • Sources 
    1. [S122] Obituary, Thursday, September 13, 1917.
      Beginning under source for husband. ...

      To this union eleven children were born, seven of who are living; the are: John Maxwell, Hinckley, James Maxwell, Martinsburg Township, Mrs. Mary Schwantz, Grafton Township, William Maxwell, Minneapolis, Mrs. Joe Tompkins, Minneapolis, Mrs. Lucy Frank, Fairfax, and Mrs. C. Tollefson, of Stratford, S.D. All of the children were present at the funeral except John Maxwell and Mrs. Tollefson. Deceased is survived by 45 grandchildren.

      Mrs. Maxwell was known as a devoted wife and mother, and in her affliction she was cheerful and patient; her trust was in God. She was a devout adherent to the Catholic religion. The funeral services took place at St. Andrews Catholic Church in this village at nine o'clock, Tuesday morning, requiem high mass being read by Rev. Fr. J.J. Goergen. Interment was made in the Catholic Cemetery north of town.

      The following acted as pallbearers: John Fahey, John Coleman and Michael Ruddy, of Wellington, Ed J. Butler of Hector and JohnIago and J.W. Donahue of Fairfax.


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