Gregory McGrath1

(say 1855 - )
Last EditedAug 7, 2016

Family

Mary Vail b. s 1855
Marriage11 January 1880 St. Mary's, Newfoundland, Canada; "Married Gregory McGrath and Mary Veal (sic). Witn: John Power and Ann Brown. by Father R. O'Donnell."; Principal=Mary Vail2 
Children
Birthsay 1855 1 
Marriage11 January 1880 Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary Catholic Church, St. Mary's, Placentia & St. Mary's District, Newfoundland, Canada; "Married Gregory McGrath and Mary Veal (sic). Witn: John Power and Ann Brown. by Father R. O'Donnell."; Principal=Mary Vail2 

Citations

  1. [S846] Newfoundland Grand Banks, online ngb.checucto.org, Transcription of St. Mary's Baptisms (partial list), 1843-1925, District of Placentia & St. Mary's, contributed & transcribed by Michael Power, 2004; Baptismal entry for Patrick McGrath, October 3, 1880.
  2. [S1001] Salt Lake City, Utah, LDS Microfilm: Film #2169242, Item 13, Parish Register of the Catholic Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary Parish, St. Mary's, Newfoundland, Canada, Marriages 1844-1890; accessed June 1, 2016. Listing for marriage of Gregory McGrath and Mary Veal (sic), 11 January 1880.
  3. [S1001] Salt Lake City, Utah, LDS Microfilm: Film #2169242, Item 9, Parish Register of the Catholic Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary Parish, St. Mary's, Newfoundland, Canada, 1843-1890; accessed June 1, 2016. Listing for baptism of Mary Ellen McGrath, 29 June 1882.
  4. [S846] Newfoundland Grand Banks, online ngb.checucto.org, Transcription of St. Mary's Baptisms (partial list), 1843-1925, District of Placentia & St. Mary's, contributed & transcribed by Michael Power, 2004; Baptismal entry for Hannah McGrath, January 1, 1884.

Hannah McGrath1

(circa 1883 - )
Last EditedSep 30, 2015
FatherGregory McGrath1 b. s 1855
MotherMary Vail1 b. s 1855
Birthcirca 1883 Newfoundland, Canada1 
Baptism1 January 1884 St. Mary's, Placentia & St. Mary's District, Newfoundland, Canada; Parents are listed as Gregory McGrath & Mary Vail. Witnesses were James Ryan & Mary J. Molloy.1 

Citations

  1. [S846] Newfoundland Grand Banks, online ngb.checucto.org, Transcription of St. Mary's Baptisms (partial list), 1843-1925, District of Placentia & St. Mary's, contributed & transcribed by Michael Power, 2004; Baptismal entry for Hannah McGrath, January 1, 1884.

John McGrath1

(26 October 1919 - )
Last EditedAug 8, 2016
FatherJohn J. McGrath1 b. 26 Oct 1892
MotherTheresa Mary St. Croix1 b. 10 Mar 1897
Birth26 October 1919 Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, United States1 
(Resident) CensusApril 1940 44 Saratoga Street, Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, United States; Listing for family of John McGrath of 44 Saratoga Street:
John McGrath, head, renting for $45, no radio, married, white, 38, first married at 25, can read and write, he and parents born Canada, English, emigrated in 1910, naturalized, fisherman, worked yesterday, not a US veteran.
Theresa, wife, 34, married first at 21, she and parents born in Canada, can read and write and speak English, emigrated in 1914, naturalized, not working.
John, son, age 10, born Massachusetts, attending school.
Douglas J., son, age 9, born Massachusetts, in school.
Ralph P., son, age 7, born Mass., in school.
Gertrude E., daughter, age 4, born Mass.
George, son, 2, born Mass.
Elizabeth St. Croix, mother-in-law, widowed, age 19 when first married, age 67, can read and write English, housekeeper in homes, worked yesterday, emigrated in 1921.; Principal=John J. McGrath2 

Citations

  1. [S436] Ancestry.com, online at www.ancestry.com, Massachusetts, State and Federal Naturalization Records, 1798-1950 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011.; accessed August 8, 2016. Petition No. 176276 for Theresa Mary McGrath, 26 February 1937.
  2. [S780] Family Search, online https://familysearch.org, "United States Census, 1930," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:33S7-9RHC-HP6 : 8 December 2015), Massachusetts > Suffolk > Boston (Districts 1-250) > ED 14 > image 28 of 44; citing NARA microfilm publication T626 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 2002). Listing of family of John and Theresa McGrath, line #74.

John J. McGrath1

(26 October 1892 - )
Last EditedAug 5, 2017
FatherPatrick McGrath2
MotherHannah St. Croix2

Family

Theresa Mary St. Croix b. 10 Mar 1897
Marriage13 January 1918 Boston, Massachusetts, United States; Marriage registration #186 states John J. McGrath, age 24, first marriage, of 287 Meridian Street., fisherman, born in St. Mary's, Newfoundland, son of Patrick McGrath and Hannah St. Croix married Teresa St. Croix, aged 22, first marriage, of 26 Trenton Street, "at home", born St. Mary's Nfld, daughter of John J. St. Croix and Elizabeth Stamp. Married by Lawrence P. McCarthy, Priest at 35 Brooks Street, Boston.; Principal=Theresa Mary St. Croix1,3 
Children
Birth26 October 1892 St. Mary's, Placentia & St. Mary's District, Newfoundland, Canada; This date and place is given by Theresa in her Petition for Naturalization.1,3 
Immigration1910 Emigrated from Newfoundland to USA.4 
Marriage13 January 1918 Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, United States; Marriage registration #186 states John J. McGrath, age 24, first marriage, of 287 Meridian Street., fisherman, born in St. Mary's, Newfoundland, son of Patrick McGrath and Hannah St. Croix married Teresa St. Croix, aged 22, first marriage, of 26 Trenton Street, "at home", born St. Mary's Nfld, daughter of John J. St. Croix and Elizabeth Stamp. Married by Lawrence P. McCarthy, Priest at 35 Brooks Street, Boston.; Principal=Theresa Mary St. Croix1,3 
CensusApril 1940 44 Saratoga Street, Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, United States; Listing for family of John McGrath of 44 Saratoga Street:
John McGrath, head, renting for $45, no radio, married, white, 38, first married at 25, can read and write, he and parents born Canada, English, emigrated in 1910, naturalized, fisherman, worked yesterday, not a US veteran.
Theresa, wife, 34, married first at 21, she and parents born in Canada, can read and write and speak English, emigrated in 1914, naturalized, not working.
John, son, age 10, born Massachusetts, attending school.
Douglas J., son, age 9, born Massachusetts, in school.
Ralph P., son, age 7, born Mass., in school.
Gertrude E., daughter, age 4, born Mass.
George, son, 2, born Mass.
Elizabeth St. Croix, mother-in-law, widowed, age 19 when first married, age 67, can read and write English, housekeeper in homes, worked yesterday, emigrated in 1921.; Resident=Theresa Mary St. Croix, Resident=John McGrath, Resident=Douglas Joseph McGrath, Resident=Ralph P. McGrath, Resident=Gertrude E. McGrath, Resident=George McGrath, Resident=Elizabeth Stamp4 

Citations

  1. [S780] Family Search, online https://familysearch.org, "Massachusetts State Vital Records, 1841-1920," database with images, (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.3.1/TH-1951-22910-7118-38 : accessed 23 October 2015), Marriages > Marriages 1918 vol 1 no 1-3705 Boston > image 16 of 286; State Archives, Boston.
  2. [S780] Family Search, online https://familysearch.org, "Massachusetts State Vital Records, 1841-1920," database with images, (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.3.1/TH-1951-22910-7118-38 : accessed 23 October 2015), Marriages > Marriages 1918 vol 1 no 1-3705 Boston > image 16 of 286; State Archives, Boston; marriage of John J. McGrath & Teresa St. Croix.
  3. [S436] Ancestry.com, online at www.ancestry.com, Massachusetts, State and Federal Naturalization Records, 1798-1950 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011.; accessed August 8, 2016. Petition No. 176276 for Theresa Mary McGrath, 26 February 1937.
  4. [S780] Family Search, online https://familysearch.org, "United States Census, 1930," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:33S7-9RHC-HP6 : 8 December 2015), Massachusetts > Suffolk > Boston (Districts 1-250) > ED 14 > image 28 of 44; citing NARA microfilm publication T626 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 2002). Listing of family of John and Theresa McGrath, line #74.

Joseph McGrath1

(7 February 1890 - )
Last EditedApr 25, 2017
FatherMatthew Joseph McGrath1 b. s 1850
MotherClara Walsh1 b. s 1850
Birth7 February 1890 Cuslett, Placentia, Placentia & St. Mary's District, Newfoundland, Canada1 
Baptism1 June 1890 Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Placentia, Placentia & St. Mary's District, Newfoundland, Canada; "Joseph of Joseph McGrath and Clara Walsh. (Cuslett) Born February 7th. Sp: ? Manning and Mary Ellen Connors."1 

Citations

  1. [S780] Family Search, online https://familysearch.org, "Newfoundland Church Records, 1793-1945," images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:33S7-L1SP-L3R : 22 May 2014), Placentia > Catholic Sacred Heart > image 29 of 34; Catholic Church and Church of England parishes, Newfoundland. Baptismal Record for Joseph McGrath, 01 June 1890.

Mary McGrath1

(say 1815 - )
Last EditedMar 18, 2016

Family

William Pippy b. s 1815
Marriage Principal=William Pippy1 
Child
Birthsay 1815 1 
Marriage Principal=William Pippy1 
Married Name Pippy1 

Citations

  1. [S1001] Salt Lake City, Utah, LDS Microfilm: Parish Register of the Catholic Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary Parish, St. Mary's, Newfoundland, LDS Film #2169242, Item (Baptisms). Baptismal entry for Michael Pippy, November 6, 1843. Film accessed February, 2016 at Family History Library, Montpelier, Vermont, and transcribed by myself (Patricia Balkcom).

Mary McGrath1

(circa 1825 - )
Last EditedNov 13, 2016

Family

William Biggs b. c 1820
Marriage Principal=William Biggs1 
Child
Birthcirca 1825 St. Mary's, Placentia & St. Mary's District, Newfoundland, Canada1 
Marriage Principal=William Biggs1 
Married Name Biggs1 

Citations

  1. [S780] Family Search, online https://familysearch.org, Microfilm #2169242, Item 13 - Marriages, 1844-1890; marriage listing for Patrick Ryan and Mary Norris, 11 March 1859.

Mary McGrath1

(circa May 1875 - )
Last EditedApr 1, 2017
FatherMichael McGrath1 b. s 1845
MotherCatherine Walsh1 b. s 1845
Birthcirca May 1875 Placentia, Placentia & St. Mary's District, Newfoundland, Canada1 
Baptism10 May 1875 Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Placentia, Placentia & St. Mary's District, Newfoundland, Canada; "Mary of Michael McGrath and Catherine Walsh. Sponsors Michael Walsh and Bridget Kane."; Witness=Michael Walsh1 

Citations

  1. [S780] Family Search, online https://familysearch.org, "Newfoundland Church Records, 1793-1945," images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:33S7-81SP-T4B : 22 May 2014), Placentia > Catholic Sacred Heart > image 50 of 75; Catholic Church and Church of England parishes, Newfoundland. Baptismal Record for Mary McGrath, 10 May 1875.

Mary Bridget McGrath1

(23 July 1887 - )
Last EditedAug 3, 2016
FatherTobias McGrath1 b. Feb 1840, d. 18 Jan 1927
MotherMary Cantwell1
Birth23 July 1887 St. John's, Avalon Peninsula, Newfoundland, Canada1 

Citations

  1. [S780] Family Search, online https://familysearch.org, "Newfoundland Vital Statistics, 1753-1893," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.3.1/TH-1-10507-6272-98 : 5 May 2015), St John's > St Patrick's (Roman Catholic) > Birth 1880-1891, Vol. 25 > image 106 of 152; Provincial Archives, St. John's. Listing for Birth of Mary Bridget McGrath, dau. of Tobias McGrath & Mary Cantwell, 23 July 1887 at St. John's, NL.

Mary Catherine McGrath1

(circa October 1874 - )
Last EditedApr 1, 2017
FatherMichael McGrath1 b. s 1845
MotherCatherine Walsh1 b. s 1845
Birthcirca October 1874 Placentia, Placentia & St. Mary's District, Newfoundland, Canada1 
Baptism25 October 1874 Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Placentia, Placentia & St. Mary's District, Newfoundland, Canada; "Mary Catherine of Michael McGrath and Catherine Walsh. Sponsors Michael Walsh and Margaret ?."; Witness=Michael Walsh1 

Citations

  1. [S780] Family Search, online https://familysearch.org, "Newfoundland Church Records, 1793-1945," images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:33S7-81SP-T4B : 22 May 2014), Placentia > Catholic Sacred Heart > image 42 of 75; Catholic Church and Church of England parishes, Newfoundland. Baptismal Record for Mary Catherine McGrath, 25 October 1874.

Mary Ellen McGrath1

(circa June 1882 - )
Last EditedAug 7, 2016
FatherGregory McGrath1 b. s 1855
MotherMary Vail1 b. s 1855
Birthcirca June 1882 Newfoundland, Canada1 
Baptism29 June 1882 St. Mary's, Placentia & St. Mary's District, Newfoundland, Canada; Parents are listed as Gregory McGrath & Mary Veill (sic). Witnesses were Peter Mahoney & Martha Fewer.1 

Citations

  1. [S1001] Salt Lake City, Utah, LDS Microfilm: Film #2169242, Item 9, Parish Register of the Catholic Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary Parish, St. Mary's, Newfoundland, Canada, 1843-1890; accessed June 1, 2016. Listing for baptism of Mary Ellen McGrath, 29 June 1882.

Mary Patrick McGrath1

(circa May 1877 - )
Last EditedApr 1, 2017
FatherMichael McGrath1 b. s 1845
MotherCatherine Walsh1 b. s 1845
Birthcirca May 1877 Placentia, Placentia & St. Mary's District, Newfoundland, Canada1 
Baptism14 May 1877 Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Placentia, Placentia & St. Mary's District, Newfoundland, Canada; "Mary Patrick of Michael Magrath and Mary Walsh. Sponsors Bartholomew Magrath and Elizabeth Magrath."1 

Citations

  1. [S780] Family Search, online https://familysearch.org, "Newfoundland Church Records, 1793-1945," images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:33S7-81SP-T4B : 22 May 2014), Placentia > Catholic Sacred Heart > image 63 of 75; Catholic Church and Church of England parishes, Newfoundland. Baptismal Record for Mary Patrick Magrath, 14 May 1877.

Matthew Joseph McGrath1

(say 1850 - )
Last EditedApr 25, 2017

Family

Clara Walsh b. s 1850
Marriagecirca 1873 Newfoundland, Canada; Bride=Clara Walsh1 
Children
Birthsay 1850 1 
Marriagecirca 1873 Newfoundland, Canada; Bride=Clara Walsh1 

Citations

  1. [S780] Family Search, online https://familysearch.org, "Newfoundland Church Records, 1793-1945," images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:33S7-81SP-T4B : 22 May 2014), Placentia > Catholic Sacred Heart > image 43 of 75; Catholic Church and Church of England parishes, Newfoundland. Baptismal Record for Winifred McGrath, 20 January 1875.
  2. [S780] Family Search, online https://familysearch.org, "Newfoundland Church Records, 1793-1945," images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:33SQ-G1SP-T73 : 22 May 2014), Placentia > Catholic Sacred Heart > image 75 of 75; Catholic Church and Church of England parishes, Newfoundland. Baptismal Record for Thomas Joseph McGrath, 10 November 1876.
  3. [S780] Family Search, online https://familysearch.org, "Newfoundland Church Records, 1793-1945," images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:33S7-81SP-T4B : 22 May 2014), Placentia > Catholic Sacred Heart > image 70 of 75; Catholic Church and Church of England parishes, Newfoundland. Baptismal Record for Michael Albin Magrath, 15 May 1876.
  4. [S780] Family Search, online https://familysearch.org, "Newfoundland Church Records, 1793-1945," images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:33S7-81SP-T4B : 22 May 2014), Placentia > Catholic Sacred Heart > image 73 of 75; Catholic Church and Church of England parishes, Newfoundland. Baptismal Record for Peter McGrath, 15 July 1879.
  5. [S780] Family Search, online https://familysearch.org, "Newfoundland Church Records, 1793-1945," images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:33S7-L1SP-L3R : 22 May 2014), Placentia > Catholic Sacred Heart > image 29 of 34; Catholic Church and Church of England parishes, Newfoundland. Baptismal Record for Joseph McGrath, 01 June 1890.

Michael McGrath1

(say 1845 - )
Last EditedApr 1, 2017

Family

Catherine Walsh b. s 1845
Marriagesay 1870 Bride=Catherine Walsh1 
Children
Birthsay 1845 1 
Marriagesay 1870 Bride=Catherine Walsh1 

Citations

  1. [S780] Family Search, online https://familysearch.org, "Newfoundland Church Records, 1793-1945," images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:33S7-81SP-T4B : 22 May 2014), Placentia > Catholic Sacred Heart > image 24 of 75; Catholic Church and Church of England parishes, Newfoundland. Baptismal Record for Mary McGrath, 10 May 1871.
  2. [S780] Family Search, online https://familysearch.org, "Newfoundland Church Records, 1793-1945," images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:33S7-81SP-T4B : 22 May 2014), Placentia > Catholic Sacred Heart > image 27 of 75; Catholic Church and Church of England parishes, Newfoundland. Baptismal Record for Peter Joseph McGrath, 07 October 1872.
  3. [S780] Family Search, online https://familysearch.org, "Newfoundland Church Records, 1793-1945," images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:33S7-81SP-T4B : 22 May 2014), Placentia > Catholic Sacred Heart > image 42 of 75; Catholic Church and Church of England parishes, Newfoundland. Baptismal Record for Mary Catherine McGrath, 25 October 1874.
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  5. [S780] Family Search, online https://familysearch.org, "Newfoundland Church Records, 1793-1945," images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:33S7-81SP-T4B : 22 May 2014), Placentia > Catholic Sacred Heart > image 63 of 75; Catholic Church and Church of England parishes, Newfoundland. Baptismal Record for Mary Patrick Magrath, 14 May 1877.

Michael McGrath1

(say 1855 - )
Last EditedApr 25, 2017

Family

Mary Walsh b. s 1855
Marriagesay 1883 Newfoundland, Canada; Bride=Mary Walsh1 
Children
Birthsay 1855 1 
Marriagesay 1883 Newfoundland, Canada; Bride=Mary Walsh1 

Citations

  1. [S780] Family Search, online https://familysearch.org, "Newfoundland Church Records, 1793-1945," images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:33S7-L1SP-L3R : 22 May 2014), Placentia > Catholic Sacred Heart > image 8 of 34; Catholic Church and Church of England parishes, Newfoundland. Baptismal Record for Anne McGrath, 04 March 1885.
  2. [S780] Family Search, online https://familysearch.org, "Newfoundland Church Records, 1793-1945," images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:33S7-81SP-PS1 : 22 May 2014), Placentia > Catholic Sacred Heart > image 15 of 34; Catholic Church and Church of England parishes, Newfoundland. Baptismal Record for Philip McGrath, 26 December 1886.
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Michael Albin McGrath1

(circa May 1876 - )
Last EditedApr 1, 2017
FatherMatthew Joseph McGrath1 b. s 1850
MotherClara Walsh1 b. s 1850
Birthcirca May 1876 Placentia, Placentia & St. Mary's District, Newfoundland, Canada1 
Baptism15 May 1876 Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Placentia, Placentia & St. Mary's District, Newfoundland, Canada; "Michael Albin (?) of Joseph Magrath and Clara Walsh. Sponsors Philip Magrath and Theresa Walsh."; Witness=Theresa Walsh1 

Citations

  1. [S780] Family Search, online https://familysearch.org, "Newfoundland Church Records, 1793-1945," images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:33S7-81SP-T4B : 22 May 2014), Placentia > Catholic Sacred Heart > image 70 of 75; Catholic Church and Church of England parishes, Newfoundland. Baptismal Record for Michael Albin Magrath, 15 May 1876.

Patrick McGrath1

(circa October 1880 - )
Last EditedAug 7, 2016
FatherGregory McGrath1 b. s 1855
MotherMary Vail1 b. s 1855
Birthcirca October 1880 Newfoundland, Canada1 
Baptism3 October 1880 St. Mary's, Placentia & St. Mary's District, Newfoundland, Canada; Parents are listed as Gregory McGrath & Mary Vail. Witnesses were William Yetman & Theresa Dobbin.1 

Citations

  1. [S846] Newfoundland Grand Banks, online ngb.checucto.org, Transcription of St. Mary's Baptisms (partial list), 1843-1925, District of Placentia & St. Mary's, contributed & transcribed by Michael Power, 2004; Baptismal entry for Patrick McGrath, October 3, 1880.

Patrick McGrath1

Last EditedOct 23, 2015

Family

Hannah St. Croix
Marriage Principal=Hannah St. Croix1 
Child
Marriage Principal=Hannah St. Croix1 

Citations

  1. [S780] Family Search, online https://familysearch.org, "Massachusetts State Vital Records, 1841-1920," database with images, (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.3.1/TH-1951-22910-7118-38 : accessed 23 October 2015), Marriages > Marriages 1918 vol 1 no 1-3705 Boston > image 16 of 286; State Archives, Boston; marriage of John J. McGrath & Teresa St. Croix.

Peter McGrath1

(26 June 1879 - )
Last EditedApr 2, 2017
FatherMatthew Joseph McGrath1 b. s 1850
MotherClara Walsh2 b. s 1850
Birth26 June 1879 Placentia, Placentia & St. Mary's District, Newfoundland, Canada1 
Baptism15 July 1879 Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Placentia, Placentia & St. Mary's District, Newfoundland, Canada; "June 26, 1879 on the testimony of Wm. Doyle and Thomas Foley both older than Peter McGrath. Peter of Matthew Joseph McGrath and Clara Walsh, born June 26, 1879, Sponsors Patrick Coffey and Margaret McGrath. Baptized July 15, 1879 by Father Irvine."1 

Citations

  1. [S780] Family Search, online https://familysearch.org, "Newfoundland Church Records, 1793-1945," images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:33S7-81SP-T4B : 22 May 2014), Placentia > Catholic Sacred Heart > image 73 of 75; Catholic Church and Church of England parishes, Newfoundland. Baptismal Record for Peter McGrath, 15 July 1879.
  2. [S780] Family Search, online https://familysearch.org, "Newfoundland Church Records, 1793-1945," images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:33S7-81SP-T4B : 22 May 2014), Placentia > Catholic Sacred Heart > image 73 of 75; Catholic Church and Church of England parishes, Newfoundland. Baptismal Record for Matthew Joseph McGrath, 15 July 1879.

Peter Joseph McGrath1

(circa October 1872 - )
Last EditedMar 29, 2017
FatherMichael McGrath1 b. s 1845
MotherCatherine Walsh1 b. s 1845
Name Variation Patrick Joseph Walsh; In another record of his baptismal record it states his name is Patrick Joseph.2 
Birthcirca October 1872 Placentia, Placentia & St. Mary's District, Newfoundland, Canada1 
Baptism7 October 1872 Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Placentia, Placentia & St. Mary's District, Newfoundland, Canada; "Peter Jos. of Michael McGrath and Kate Walsh. Sponsors Henry Phippard and Jane ?."1 

Citations

  1. [S780] Family Search, online https://familysearch.org, "Newfoundland Church Records, 1793-1945," images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:33S7-81SP-T4B : 22 May 2014), Placentia > Catholic Sacred Heart > image 27 of 75; Catholic Church and Church of England parishes, Newfoundland. Baptismal Record for Peter Joseph McGrath, 07 October 1872.
  2. [S780] Family Search, online https://familysearch.org, "Newfoundland Church Records, 1793-1945," images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:33S7-81SP-T4B : 22 May 2014), Placentia > Catholic Sacred Heart > image 37 of 75; Catholic Church and Church of England parishes, Newfoundland. Baptismal Record for Patrick Joseph Walsh, 7 October 1872.

Philip M. McGrath1,2

(circa December 1886 - )
Last EditedApr 25, 2017
FatherMichael McGrath1 b. s 1855
MotherMary Walsh1 b. s 1855
Birthcirca December 1886 Patrick's Cove, Placentia, Placentia & St. Mary's District, Newfoundland, Canada1,2 
Baptism26 December 1886 Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Placentia, Placentia & St. Mary's District, Newfoundland, Canada; "Philip of Michael McGrath and Mary Walsh. Sponsors: Denis McGrath and Jane Frances McGrath." (Patrick's Cove)1 

Citations

  1. [S780] Family Search, online https://familysearch.org, "Newfoundland Church Records, 1793-1945," images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:33S7-81SP-PS1 : 22 May 2014), Placentia > Catholic Sacred Heart > image 15 of 34; Catholic Church and Church of England parishes, Newfoundland. Baptismal Record for Philip McGrath, 26 December 1886.
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Ralph P. McGrath1,2

(15 July 1923 - )
Last EditedAug 5, 2017
FatherJohn J. McGrath1 b. 26 Oct 1892
MotherTheresa Mary St. Croix1 b. 10 Mar 1897
Birth15 July 1923 Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, United States1 
(Resident) CensusApril 1940 44 Saratoga Street, Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, United States; Listing for family of John McGrath of 44 Saratoga Street:
John McGrath, head, renting for $45, no radio, married, white, 38, first married at 25, can read and write, he and parents born Canada, English, emigrated in 1910, naturalized, fisherman, worked yesterday, not a US veteran.
Theresa, wife, 34, married first at 21, she and parents born in Canada, can read and write and speak English, emigrated in 1914, naturalized, not working.
John, son, age 10, born Massachusetts, attending school.
Douglas J., son, age 9, born Massachusetts, in school.
Ralph P., son, age 7, born Mass., in school.
Gertrude E., daughter, age 4, born Mass.
George, son, 2, born Mass.
Elizabeth St. Croix, mother-in-law, widowed, age 19 when first married, age 67, can read and write English, housekeeper in homes, worked yesterday, emigrated in 1921.; Principal=John J. McGrath2 

Citations

  1. [S436] Ancestry.com, online at www.ancestry.com, Massachusetts, State and Federal Naturalization Records, 1798-1950 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011.; accessed August 8, 2016. Petition No. 176276 for Theresa Mary McGrath, 26 February 1937.
  2. [S780] Family Search, online https://familysearch.org, "United States Census, 1930," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:33S7-9RHC-HP6 : 8 December 2015), Massachusetts > Suffolk > Boston (Districts 1-250) > ED 14 > image 28 of 44; citing NARA microfilm publication T626 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 2002). Listing of family of John and Theresa McGrath, line #74.

Thomas Joseph McGrath1

(circa 1876 - )
Last EditedApr 16, 2017
FatherMatthew Joseph McGrath1 b. s 1850
MotherClara Walsh1 b. s 1850
Birthcirca 1876 Placentia, Placentia & St. Mary's District, Newfoundland, Canada1 
Baptism10 November 1876 Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Placentia, Placentia & St. Mary's District, Newfoundland, Canada; "Thomas Joseph of Matthew Joseph McGrath and Clara Walsh. Sponsors: Thomas Reilly and Teresa Walsh."; Witness=Theresa Walsh1 

Citations

  1. [S780] Family Search, online https://familysearch.org, "Newfoundland Church Records, 1793-1945," images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:33SQ-G1SP-T73 : 22 May 2014), Placentia > Catholic Sacred Heart > image 75 of 75; Catholic Church and Church of England parishes, Newfoundland. Baptismal Record for Thomas Joseph McGrath, 10 November 1876.

Tobias McGrath1

(February 1840 - 18 January 1927)
Last EditedAug 17, 2016

Family 1

Mary Cantwell
Marriage Principal=Mary Cantwell2 
Child

Family 2

Mary Bishop b. c May 1849, d. 3 Aug 1922
Marriage31 January 1894 Salmonier, Newfoundland, Canada; Marriage Register states: January 31, 1894: At St. Joseph's Church, Salmonier, NL - Tobias McGrath, 52, widower, fisherman, Catholic, residing at St. John's married Mary Bishop Gashue, 42, widow, Catholic, residing at Salmonier. Married by Rev. John J. St. John. Witnesses were John Bishop and Mary McDonald. (I am assuming that John Bishop was Mary's brother, but have no confirmation of this).; Principal=Mary Bishop, Witness=John Joseph Bishop1 
BirthFebruary 1840 St. John's, Avalon Peninsula, Newfoundland, Canada; This date and place of birth are based on the information given in the 1921 Census.1 
Marriage Principal=Mary Cantwell2 
Residence31 January 1894 St. John's, Newfoundland, Canada; He was living here and was a fisherman when he married Mary Gashue.1 
Marriage31 January 1894 St. Joseph's Catholic Church, Salmonier, Placentia & St. Mary's District, Newfoundland, Canada; Marriage Register states: January 31, 1894: At St. Joseph's Church, Salmonier, NL - Tobias McGrath, 52, widower, fisherman, Catholic, residing at St. John's married Mary Bishop Gashue, 42, widow, Catholic, residing at Salmonier. Married by Rev. John J. St. John. Witnesses were John Bishop and Mary McDonald. (I am assuming that John Bishop was Mary's brother, but have no confirmation of this).; Principal=Mary Bishop, Witness=John Joseph Bishop1 
(Witness) CensusJune 1921 Mall Bay, St. Joseph's, Placentia & St. Mary's District, Newfoundland, Canada; "William Gashue" HH #100, living in St. Joseph's (Mall Bay), male, widower, born Nov. 1879, aged 42, English, Catholic, fisherman, also working on his own - driving. They are listed next to John and Celia Bishop and their family. Based on the date of birth for John, I believe this is the brother of Mary (Gashue McGrath). Listed with William are:
John Gashue, son, born June 1914, aged 7, born St. Joseph's, at school.
George, son, born April 1916, in St. Joseph's, aged 5, at school.
Tobias, son, born Oct. 1917, aged 4.
Tobias McGrath, stepfather, married, born Feb., 1840, 81, born St. John's, Catholic, English.
Mary McGrath, mother, married, born May 1850, aged 71, born St. Mary's, Catholic, English.
Bridget Trimlet, servant, widow, born Dec. 1854, in Salmonier, aged 67, domestic.
Frances Slaney, female, niece, born Oct. 1916, in St. Joseph's, aged 5.; Principal=William Gushue3 
Death18 January 1927 St. Joseph's, Placentia & St. Mary's District, Newfoundland, Canada4 
BurialJanuary 1927 St. Joseph's Catholic Cemetery, St. Joseph's, Placentia & St. Mary's District, Newfoundland, Canada; Gravestone states: Erected by William Gushue in Memory of Tobias McGrath, Died Jan. 18, 1927, aged 87 years. Eternal Rest Grant unto him.4 

Citations

  1. [S780] Family Search, online https://familysearch.org, "Newfoundland Vital Records, 1840-1949," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.3.1/TH-1-10506-12851-97 : 4 June 2015), Marriages 1892-1897, Volume 02 > image 320 of 516; Provincial Archives, St. John's. Listing for Marriage of Mary Bishop Gushue and Tobias McGrath, 31 January 1894.
  2. [S780] Family Search, online https://familysearch.org, "Newfoundland Vital Statistics, 1753-1893," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.3.1/TH-1-10507-6272-98 : 5 May 2015), St John's > St Patrick's (Roman Catholic) > Birth 1880-1891, Vol. 25 > image 106 of 152; Provincial Archives, St. John's. Listing for Birth of Mary Bridget McGrath, dau. of Tobias McGrath & Mary Cantwell, 23 July 1887 at St. John's, NL.
  3. [S780] Family Search, online https://familysearch.org, "Newfoundland Census, 1921," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.3.1/… : 20 March 2015), Placentia-St. Mary's > image 599 of 664; Department of Tourism, Culture, and Recreation, St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador. Listing for William Gashue (line 14) and his family, living in Mall Bay.
  4. [S1002] Stonepics.com, Stonepics, CD #NF157 for St. Joseph's, St. Mary's, Newfoundland. Image of gravestone of Tobias McGrath, died January 18th, 1927, aged 87 years.

Winifred McGrath1

(circa January 1875 - )
Last EditedApr 1, 2017
FatherMatthew Joseph McGrath1 b. s 1850
MotherClara Walsh1 b. s 1850
Birthcirca January 1875 Cuslett, Placentia, Placentia & St. Mary's District, Newfoundland, Canada1 
Baptism20 January 1875 Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Placentia, Placentia & St. Mary's District, Newfoundland, Canada; "Winifred of Matthew Joseph McGrath and Clara Walsh. Sponsors Peter McGrath and Jane Frances Walsh." (From Cuslett); Witness=Jane Frances Walsh1 

Citations

  1. [S780] Family Search, online https://familysearch.org, "Newfoundland Church Records, 1793-1945," images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:33S7-81SP-T4B : 22 May 2014), Placentia > Catholic Sacred Heart > image 43 of 75; Catholic Church and Church of England parishes, Newfoundland. Baptismal Record for Winifred McGrath, 20 January 1875.

Edith M. McLachlan1

(circa 1912 - )
Last EditedJan 28, 2017
FatherRoderick McLachlan1
MotherCaroline Leetch1

Family

James Joseph Bowen b. Nov 1901
Marriage21 September 1935 River Rouge, Michigan, United States; Image of Marriage License and Certificate states:
James Bowen and Edith M. McLachlan:
James Bowen is 38 years of age, white, a resident of River Rouge, Michigan and birthplace Newfoundland, occupation is factory work, father's name John and mother's maiden name was Winifred St. Croix, he has not previously been married. Edith M. McLachlan is 23, white and living in river Rouge, born Michigan and is a clerk. Father's name is Roderick and mother was Caroline Leetch, she has not been married before.
Applied for license on 13 September 1935 and was married in River Rouge on the 21st by E. Glemet, Pastor, in the presence of Ethel Duby of Detroit and Daniel McLachlan of Ecorse.; Principal=James Joseph Bowen1 
Birthcirca 1912 Michigan, United States1 
Married Name21 September 1935 Bowen1 
Marriage21 September 1935 River Rouge, Wayne County, Michigan, United States; Image of Marriage License and Certificate states:
James Bowen and Edith M. McLachlan:
James Bowen is 38 years of age, white, a resident of River Rouge, Michigan and birthplace Newfoundland, occupation is factory work, father's name John and mother's maiden name was Winifred St. Croix, he has not previously been married. Edith M. McLachlan is 23, white and living in river Rouge, born Michigan and is a clerk. Father's name is Roderick and mother was Caroline Leetch, she has not been married before.
Applied for license on 13 September 1935 and was married in River Rouge on the 21st by E. Glemet, Pastor, in the presence of Ethel Duby of Detroit and Daniel McLachlan of Ecorse.; Principal=James Joseph Bowen1 

Citations

  1. [S436] Ancestry.com, online at www.ancestry.com, Michigan, Marriage Records, 1867-1952 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2015. Wayne County, part 18. Image of Marriage Certificate for James Bowen and Edith M. McLachlan, 21 September 1935. Ancestry Image #179031 of 252082.

Roderick McLachlan1

Last EditedJan 28, 2017

Family

Caroline Leetch
Marriage Principal=Caroline Leetch1 
Child
Marriage Principal=Caroline Leetch1 

Citations

  1. [S436] Ancestry.com, online at www.ancestry.com, Michigan, Marriage Records, 1867-1952 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2015. Wayne County, part 18. Image of Marriage Certificate for James Bowen and Edith M. McLachlan, 21 September 1935. Ancestry Image #179031 of 252082.

John McNamara1

(circa 1867 - )
Last EditedDec 11, 2016

Family

Philomena Burke b. c Sep 1868
Marriage17 October 1892 St. Jacques, Newfoundland, Canada; Marriage Record states: On October 17, 1892, in St. Jacques, John McNamara, bachelor, 25, telegraphist, Catholic, of Victoria Mines, Cape Breton married Philomena Burke, 24, Spinster, Catholic, of St. Jacques. Married by Rev. W. J. Brown, witnesses Dennis Burke and Elizabeth E. Burke.; Principal=Philomena Burke, Witness=Denis Burke, Witness=Elizabeth Ellen Burke1 
Birthcirca 1867 1 
Marriage17 October 1892 St. Jacques, Fortune Bay District, Newfoundland, Canada; Marriage Record states: On October 17, 1892, in St. Jacques, John McNamara, bachelor, 25, telegraphist, Catholic, of Victoria Mines, Cape Breton married Philomena Burke, 24, Spinster, Catholic, of St. Jacques. Married by Rev. W. J. Brown, witnesses Dennis Burke and Elizabeth E. Burke.; Principal=Philomena Burke, Witness=Denis Burke, Witness=Elizabeth Ellen Burke1 

Citations

  1. [S780] Family Search, online https://familysearch.org, "Newfoundland Vital Records, 1840-1949," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:9398-2WXB-N : 4 June 2015), > image 149 of 516; Provincial Archives, St. John's.      Marriage registers, index to book 1 (B-W), and book 1, 1891-1892; book 2 to book 3 (to p. 291), 1892-1901. Listing for Marriage of Philomena Burke and John McNamara, 17 October 1892.

Annie McNeil1

(13 February 1902 - 17 April 2007)
Last EditedOct 10, 2015
FatherJohn McNeil
MotherCharlotte Patey

Family

Stanislaus St. Croix b. 4 Sep 1895, d. 27 Oct 1966
Marriage11 July 1921 Codroy Valley, Newfoundland, Canada; Transcription of the Parish records states: Stanislaus St. Croix, 22 and Annie McNeil, 21, both of South Branch. Witnesses John McNeil and Martha O'Quinn.; Principal=Stanislaus St. Croix1 
Children
Birth13 February 1902 Grand River, Bay St. George District, Newfoundland, Canada; This birthdate is given in her obituary. The birthplace is given in the 1921 Census.2,3,4 
Married Name11 July 1921 St. Croix1 
Marriage11 July 1921 St. Anne's Catholic Church, Codroy Valley, Bay St. George District, Newfoundland, Canada; Transcription of the Parish records states: Stanislaus St. Croix, 22 and Annie McNeil, 21, both of South Branch. Witnesses John McNeil and Martha O'Quinn.; Principal=Stanislaus St. Croix1 
(Resident) Census1921 South Branch, Codroy Valley, Bay St. George District, Newfoundland, Canada; Listed as "Stanley St. Croix" head of Dwelling #119, married, born Sept., 1899 in St. Mary's, age 22.
Annie, wife, born Feb., 1902 in Grand River, age 19. Living next to Charlotte McNeil.; Principal=Stanislaus St. Croix4 
(Witness) BurialOctober 1966 St. Sylvester Catholic Cemetery, South Branch, Codroy Valley, Bay St. George District, Newfoundland, Canada; Stone transcription: Husband, Stanislaus St. Croix, Sept. 4, 1895 - Oct. 27, 1966, Ever remembered by wife Annie.; Principal=Stanislaus St. Croix5 
Death17 April 2007 Dr. Charles L. LeGrow Health Center, Port aux Basques, Channel-Port_aux_Basques District, Newfoundland, Canada6,7 
Burial19 April 2007 South Branch, Codroy Valley, Newfoundland, Canada3 
ObituaryApril 2007 The Gulf News, Port aux Basques, Channel-Port_aux_Basques District, Newfoundland, Canada; ST. CROIX, Annie
February 13, 1902 - April 17, 2007
Passed peacefully away at the Dr. Charles L. LeGrow Health Centre in Port aux Basques on Tuesday, April 17, 2007, Mrs. Annie St. Croix of South Branch at the age of 105 years. Leaving to mourn are her sons, Joseph (Margaret) of South Branch, Frank (Margaret) of South Branch, Fintan (Mary) of South Branch and Gareth (Ita) of South Branch; daughters, Margaret Aucoin of South Branch, Elizabeth (John) Forward of Buchans, NL; special grandson, Peter (Cindy) St. Croix of South Branch; also 50 grandchildren, 75 great-grandchildren and 38 great-great-grandchildren; daughters-in-law, Sadie St. Croix of South Branch, and Linda St. Croix of Stephenville Crossing, NL; and a large circle of nieces, nephews and many friends. She was predeceased by her husband, Stanley St. Croix; sons, Peter and Nicholas; eight grandchildren; and son-in-law, Hugh Aucoin. Visitation took place on Tuesday and Wednesday at St. Sylvester’s Roman Catholic Church in South Branch. Funeral Mass took place on Thursday, April 19, 2007 at 10:30 a.m. at St. Sylvester’s Roman Catholic Church, officiated by Father Lee Lainey. Interment followed at St. Sylvester’s Cemetery. Funeral arrangements in the care of East Haven Funeral Home, Port aux Basques, 695-2300.3 

Citations

  1. [S846] Newfoundland Grand Banks, online ngb.checucto.org, Transcription of Marriages for St. Anne's Parish Records, Codroy Valley, Nfld. Contibuted by Cyril DuBourdieu, Steve Gillis, Cathy Grant & Brenda Janes, 2002.
  2. [S437] Mary St. Croix, "St. Croix Family Research," e-mail to Patricia Balkcom, August, 2000.
  3. [S846] Newfoundland Grand Banks, online ngb.checucto.org, Transcription of The Gulf News Obituaries, April 2007, Port aux Basques, Newfoundland, page contributed by Ivy F. Benoit. Obituary listing for Annie St. Croix (February 13, 1902 - April 17, 2007).
  4. [S846] Newfoundland Grand Banks, online ngb.checucto.org, Transcription of 1921 Census for South Branch, St. George's District, p. 372.
  5. [S846] Newfoundland Grand Banks, online ngb.checucto.org, Transcription of the St. Sylvester's Cemetery, South Branch, Codroy Valley, Bay St. George's District, transcribed by Ron St. Croix, Aug. 1999.
  6. [S846] Newfoundland Grand Banks, online ngb.checucto.org, Transcription of The Gulf News (Port aux Basques, Newfoundland), Nov. 10, 2008. Page contributed by Brenda Janes & revised by Ivy Benoit, 2013. Obituary listing for "Peter Terrance St. Croix; April 30, 1959 - Oct. 30, 2008".
  7. [S846] Newfoundland Grand Banks, online ngb.checucto.org, Transcription of Obituaries from The Gulf News, community newspaper for Port sux Basques, March 30, 2009, listing for John Joseph St. Croix, Aug. 27, 1922 - March 20, 2009.

John McNeil1

Last EditedOct 15, 2015

Family 1

Child

Family 2

Charlotte Patey
Marriage Principal=Charlotte Patey 
Child
Marriage Principal=Charlotte Patey 

Citations

  1. [S846] Newfoundland Grand Banks, online ngb.checucto.org, Transcription of the St. Sylvester's Cemetery, South Branch, Codroy Valley, Bay St. George's District, transcribed by Ron St. Croix, Aug. 1999.