Gregory McGrath1

(say 1855 - )
Last EditedOct 3, 2019

Family

Mary Vail b. s 1855
Marriage11 January 1880 St. Mary's Bay, 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 Our Lady of the Assumption Catholic Church, St. Mary's Bay, 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.
  5. [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 Teresa McGrath, 20 August 1887.

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 Bay, 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 Francis McGrath1,2

(26 October 1919 - )
Last EditedApr 3, 2020
FatherJohn J. McGrath1 b. 26 Oct 1892
MotherTheresa Mary St. Croix1 b. 10 Mar 1897
Birth26 October 1919 107 Princeton Street, Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, United States; Birth Registration states: John Francis McGrath, was born at 107 Princeton Street, Boston, USA on October 26, 1919 to John J. McGrath and Theresa St. Croix of the same address. Father is white, age 26 and mother is white, 23, both born Newfoundland. Father is a fisherman and mother a housewife. Attendant at birth was J. D. Taylor, MD of 31 Princeton St. Birth registered on October 27, 1919.1,2 
(Resident) CensusApril 1940 44 Saratoga Street, East 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. McGrath3 

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. [S1063] NEGHS, online http://www.americanancestors.org, Massachusetts: Vital Records, 1916-1920. From original records held by the Massachusetts Archives. Online database: AmericanAncestors.org, New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2018.) Original index: Massachusetts State Vital Records, 1841-1920. FamilySearch, 2011.)
    https://www.americanancestors.org/DB2738/i/52638/45/…. Image of birth registration for John Francis McGrath, born Boston, Massachusetts, 26 October 1919.
  3. [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 Bay, 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, East 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 Francis 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 & 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 Bay, 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 "Stella" McGrath1

( - before 2020)
Last EditedJan 27, 2020

Family

Adrian Joseph St. Croix b. 1 Mar 1932, d. 23 Jan 2020
Marriage Principal=Adrian Joseph St. Croix1 
Married Name St. Croix1 
Marriage Principal=Adrian Joseph St. Croix1 
Deathbefore 2020 1 

Citations

  1. [S1379] Caul's, Died January 23, 2020, online at https://www.cauls.ca/obituary/adrian-st-croix; accessed 1/27/2020.

Mary Ann McGrath1

(18 August 1888 - )
Last EditedOct 3, 2019
FatherPatrick McGrath1
MotherHannah St. Croix1
Birth18 August 1888 Placentia & St. Mary's District, Newfoundland, Canada1 
Baptism20 August 1888 Our Lady of the Assumption Catholic Church, St. Mary's Bay, Placentia & St. Mary's District, Newfoundland, Canada; "Mary Ann of Patk McGrath & Hannah St. Croix. Spons: John Molloy and ? Grace".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 Ann McGrath, 20 August 1888.

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 Bay, 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.
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Michael McGrath1

(say 1845 - )
Last EditedFeb 16, 2021

Family

Catherine Walsh b. s 1845
Marriage28 May 1870 Placentia, Newfoundland, Canada; Michl Magrath & Catherine Walsh.
Witnesses: Michael Walsh & Bridget Cain.; Bride=Catherine Walsh, Witness=Michael Walsh1,2 
Children
Name Variation Michael Magrath2 
Birthsay 1845 1 
Marriage28 May 1870 Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Placentia, Placentia & St. Mary's District, Newfoundland, Canada; Michl Magrath & Catherine Walsh.
Witnesses: Michael Walsh & Bridget Cain.; Bride=Catherine Walsh, Witness=Michael Walsh1,2 

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. [S435] E-mail Message. From Kevin Roche to Patricia Balkcom, 01 February 2019.
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  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 42 of 75; Catholic Church and Church of England parishes, Newfoundland. Baptismal Record for Mary Catherine McGrath, 25 October 1874.
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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.
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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 Bay, 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 3, 2019

Family

Hannah St. Croix
Marriage Principal=Hannah St. Croix1 
Children
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.
  2. [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 Peter Joseph McGrath, April 6, 1888.
  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 Ann McGrath, 20 August 1888.

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.

Peter Joseph McGrath1

(circa March 1887 - )
Last EditedOct 3, 2019
FatherPatrick McGrath1
MotherHannah St. Croix1
Birthcirca March 1887 Placentia & St. Mary's District, Newfoundland, Canada; Although the baptismal record seems to say that he was baptized in 1888, it appears that it was likely in 1887, as they had another child in 1888.1 
Baptism6 April 1887 Our Lady of the Assumption Catholic Church, St. Mary's Bay, Placentia & St. Mary's District, Newfoundland, Canada; "Peter Joseph of Pat McGrath & Johanna St. Croix. Spons: Thos. Walsh and Mary Bishop".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 Peter Joseph McGrath, April 6, 1888.

Philip McGrath1

Last EditedFeb 16, 2021

Family

Jane Frances Walsh b. s 1850
Marriage16 May 1875 Placentia, Newfoundland, Canada; Philip McGrath & Jane Frances Walsh.
Witnesses: George Meehan & Catherine McGrath.; Principal=Jane Frances Walsh1 
Marriage16 May 1875 Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Placentia, Placentia & St. Mary's District, Newfoundland, Canada; Philip McGrath & Jane Frances Walsh.
Witnesses: George Meehan & Catherine McGrath.; Principal=Jane Frances Walsh1 

Citations

  1. [S435] E-mail Message. From Kevin Roche to Patricia Balkcom, 01 February 2019.

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 & 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.
  2. [S780] Family Search, online https://familysearch.org, "Newfoundland Church Records, 1793-1945," images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:33SQ-G1SP-T9H : 22 May 2014), Placentia > Catholic Sacred Heart > image 15 of 71; Catholic Church and Church of England parishes, Newfoundland. Baptismal Record for Philip M. McGrath, 26 December 1886.

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, East 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.

Teresa McGrath1

(circa August 1887 - )
Last EditedOct 3, 2019
FatherGregory McGrath1 b. s 1855
MotherMary Vail1 b. s 1855
Birthcirca August 1887 Placentia & St. Mary's District, Newfoundland, Canada1 
Baptism20 August 1887 St. Mary's Bay, Placentia & St. Mary's District, Newfoundland, Canada; "Teresa of Gregory McGrath & Mary Vale (sic). Spons: Frank Grace and Ellen Vale".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 Teresa McGrath, 20 August 1887.

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 15, 2020

Family 1

Mary Cantwell
Marriage Principal=Mary Cantwell2 
Child

Family 2

Mary Ann Bishop b. c May 1849, d. 3 Aug 1922
Marriage31 January 1895 St. Joseph's, 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). The church record states (translated from Latin): 31 January 1895 by John J. St. John (priest) married Tobias McGrath, age 52, widower, and Mary Ann Bishop Gushue, 42, widow of William George Gushue, daughter of Edward Bishop. Witnesses were John Bishop, Gerald Gurtis, Mary McDonald and Ellen Ryan.; Principal=Mary Ann Bishop, Witness=John Joseph Bishop1,3 
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 1895 St. Joseph's Catholic Church, St. Joseph's, 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). The church record states (translated from Latin): 31 January 1895 by John J. St. John (priest) married Tobias McGrath, age 52, widower, and Mary Ann Bishop Gushue, 42, widow of William George Gushue, daughter of Edward Bishop. Witnesses were John Bishop, Gerald Gurtis, Mary McDonald and Ellen Ryan.; Principal=Mary Ann Bishop, Witness=John Joseph Bishop1,3 
(Witness) CensusJune 1921 Mall Bay, St. Joseph's, Salmonier, 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 Gushue4 
Death18 January 1927 St. Joseph's, Salmonier, Placentia & St. Mary's District, Newfoundland, Canada5 
BurialJanuary 1927 St. Joseph's Catholic Cemetery, St. Joseph's, Salmonier, 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.5,6

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 Church Records, 1793-1945," images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:33S7-81SL-TMM : 22 May 2014), Salmonier > Catholic Saint Joseph's > Marriages 1874-1899 > image 37 of 46; Catholic Church and Church of England parishes, Newfoundland. Marriage of Tobias McGrath and Mary Ann Bishop Gushue, 31 January 1895.
  4. [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.
  5. [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.
  6. [S1402] Family and History of St. Mary's Bay, online https://shawnpowerancestry.com, Image posted with permission of Shawn Power.

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 & 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.