IRISH-IN-CHICAGO-L Archives

Archiver > IRISH-IN-CHICAGO > 2007-02 > 1172549532


From: Nan Brennan <>
Subject: Re: [IRISH-IN-CHICAGO] Englewood
Date: Mon, 26 Feb 2007 22:12:12 -0600
References: <f6d2fa8116e25.45e3592d@insightbb.com>
In-Reply-To: <f6d2fa8116e25.45e3592d@insightbb.com>


> In 1910, the Kerrs were down around 18th & Clark. By 1920, they had
> moved to 6617 S. Bishop

Bill, my parents were living in an apartment building at the corner
of 67th (Marquette Rd) and Bishop when I was born.
My fogy memory suggests that it was right on the corner, northeast
corner.

Nan


On Feb 26, 2007, at 10:03 PM, wrote:

> Listers,
>
> Many of my relatives ended up in or around Englewood. My Walsh
> rellies started in Hastings, IL., a little hamlet along the I & M
> Canal that was eventually incorporated into Lemont (as far as I can
> tell). However, they ended up at 66th & Throop.
>
> The O'Tooles were at 71st and Loomis (1458 W. 71st) in 1920. By
> 1930, great grandma had moved to 8053 S. Carpenter.
>
> In 1910, the Kerrs were down around 18th & Clark. By 1920, they had
> moved to 6617 S. Bishop. Grandpa Pete changed the surname to Karr
> and in 1930 he was living with my father and his siblings at 7851
> S. Loomis. However, great grandma Kerr was living at 3547 S.
> Emerald with her daughter, my grandaunt Rose Bunyan.
>
> The McDermotts, in 1900, lived at 940 52nd St. In 1910, it looks
> like they had moved to 63rd St, but it is difficult to read. In
> 1920, the family had moved to 6640 S. Robey St (now Damen Ave.).
>
> The Ledwells and Morrisseys were westsiders, I think. It is
> difficult to read the 1880 census. In 1900, they are on Center
> Avenue. I don't recall a Center Avenue.
>
> Bill Karr in Peoria, IL., USA
>
> -------------------------------
> To unsubscribe from the list, please send an email to IRISH-IN-
> with the word 'unsubscribe' without
> the quotes in the subject and the body of the message


This thread: