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Margaret (Aspell) Guilfoyle (abt. 1857 - 1905)

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Margaret Guilfoyle formerly Aspell
Born about in Tullamore, County Offaly, Irelandmap
Daughter of [father unknown] and [mother unknown]
[sibling(s) unknown]
Wife of — married about (to ) in New York City, New York, United Statesmap
Descendants descendants
Died in Manhattan, New York, United Statesmap
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Categories: Tullamore, Offaly | Irish Immigrants to America.


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Margaret (Aspell) Guilfoyle migrated from Ireland to United States.
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Biography

Margaret Aspell was baptised on 11 October 1857 in Tullamore, Offaly, Ireland. Her parents were Michael Aspell and Maria Savage and her godparents were John Long and Margaret Shiel.[1] Most U.S. records list her birth year as either 1865 or 1868.

She married Francis "Frank" Guilfoyle about 1893 in New York City.[2] They had one daughter: Mary (Guilfoyle) Reynolds (1893 - 1984). Passenger records from 1895 show Margaret and Mary visiting family in Ireland.[3][4]

The 1900 U.S. Census and 1905 New York Census shows Frank, Margaret and Mary living in a tenement house at 422 West 26th Street in Manhattan.[5][6]

Margaret Guilfoyle, nee Aspell, died on November 29, 1905. She was buried at Calvary Cemetery in Woodside, Queens, New York.[7]


Research Notes

At least one of Margaret's siblings, Anne (Aspell) O'Donnell, also came to America. - Freeth-52 01:54, 6 September 2017 (EDT)


Sources

  1. "Ireland, Catholic Parish Registers, 1655-1915", database with images, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed 12 March 2017), Margt. Aspin Aspell, baptised 11 Oct 1857, Philipstown, Offaly, Ireland. Parents: Michl Aspin Aspell, Maria Savage. Sponsors: John Long, Margt Shiel. Catholic Parish Registers, The National Library of Ireland; Dublin, Ireland; Microfilm Number: Microfilm 04202 / 10
  2. Estimated from census records. See research notes.
  3. "UK, Incoming Passenger Lists, 1878-1960", database with images, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed 6 Sep 2017), Margaret Guilfoyle, age 36, Jul 1895, Port of Departure: New York, New York; Port of Arrival: Liverpool, England (travelling on to Queenstown), Ship: Adriatic. The National Archives of the UK; Kew, Surrey, England; Board of Trade: Commercial and Statistical Department and successors: Inwards Passenger Lists.; Class: BT26; Piece: 70; Item: 1
  4. "New York Passenger Arrival Lists (Ellis Island), 1892-1924," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:JX3N-72L : 6 December 2014), Margaret Guilfoyle, 27 Nov 1895; citing departure port Queenstown, arrival port New York, ship name Teutonic, NARA microfilm publication T715 and M237 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.).
  5. "United States Census, 1900," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MSV3-77L : accessed 6 September 2017), Margaret Gilfayl in household of Frank Gilfayl, Borough of Manhattan, Election District 13 New York City Ward 9, New York County, New York, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 206, sheet 8A, family 199, NARA microfilm publication T623 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1972.); FHL microfilm 1,241,090.
  6. New York State Census, 1905, database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:SPXH-Y3M : accessed 19 December 2015), Margret Gilfoyle in household of Otto Saaberg, Manhattan, A.D. 09, E.D. 13, New York, New York; citing p. 16, line 70, county offices, New York.; FHL microfilm 1,432,884.
  7. "New York, New York City Municipal Deaths, 1795-1949," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:2WYF-HGK : accessed 19 December 2015), Margaret Guilfoyle, 29 Nov 1905; citing Death, Manhattan, New York, New York, United States, New York Municipal Archives, New York; FHL microfilm 1,323,103.


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