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From: "Rosaleen Scanlon" <>
Subject: Re: [IRISH-IN-CHICAGO] Golden Wedding Ann Chgo 1942 Patrick J.McCartin
Date: Fri, 09 Feb 2007 12:39:44 +0000
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When researching Irish records,it is important to remember that before the
war of independence,all irish people were British.many people forget this
when searching for Irish ancestors

>From: Nan Brennan <>
>To: McCartan List <>,
>Subject: [IRISH-IN-CHICAGO] Golden Wedding Ann Chgo 1942 Patrick J.
>Date: Fri, 9 Feb 2007 01:51:04 -0600
>(This Patrick McCartin was born in No Ireland about 1859-1863 and
>emigrated 1887-1889)
>Chicago Tribune June 7 1942
>"A Mass of Thanksgiving at St Brendan's church began anniversary
>festivities last week for Mr and Mrs. Patrick J. McCartin,
>6515 S Laflin St. They lived in Southtown for 44 years. They recall
>that when they first arrived Ogden Park was a cabbage patch.
>The mass was followed by a family breakfast at Mickelberry's. In the
>evening a reception was held at Flynn's Hall, 3226 W 63rd st.
>Mr McCartin is a retired employee of the Illinois Central Railroad.
>The couple are the parents of seven children:
>Mrs. William Gilmore, 10820 S Whipple; John McCartin, 6831 S Damen;
>Frank McCarten 6??1 So Bishop; Mrs Charles Rogers, 6518 Bishop;
>Mrs Frank Cahill 6548 S Honore; Mrs Fred Smith 6517 S Laflin; and
>Bartlett McCartin 6515 S Laflin.
>They are the grandparents of 22 grandchildren and three Great-
>Chicago Tribune Marriage notice in 1892 gives there ages as 33 and 22.
>Patrick McCartin and Elizabeth "Ingolsby" were married in Cook,
>Illinois on 6/1/1892, certificate no 00184193 (Illinois Marriage INdex)
>No obit found in the Chicago Tribune for Patrick, who died after June
>1942 and before Sept 1948.
>Patrick was born in Ireland in March of 1863 and emigrated (per 1900
>census) in 1888. (1889 in the 1920 census 1930 census says 1887)
>Natualized Citizen 1894. 1930 Census states Northern Ireland as
>place of birth.
>Elizabeth Ingoldsby was born (Oct 1869) in Illinois.
>Her father Patrick Ingoldsby*, born Ireland Aug 1831 was living w
>them in 1900 and he emigrated in 1849.
>In the 1900 Census they were living at 6517 S Laflin.
>One census has Patrick Ingoldsby born in Ireland, another born in
>obit for the above Mrs Patrick J. McCartin
>Chicago Tribune Sept 24, 1948
>ELIZABETH MCCARTIN, nee INGOLDSDY, of 6515 S Laflin Street, dearly
>beloved wife of the late Patrick McCartin.
>devoted mother of Mary Gilmore, John J., Frank P. McCartin, Elizabeth
>Rogers, Anita Cahill, Helen Smith and Bartlett McCartin.
>also survived by 25 grandchildrenand 13 great-grandchildren. Funeral
>Monday at 9am from funeral home,
>1716-18 W 63rd St, to St Brendan's church. Interment Holy Sepulchre.
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