Frank McCourt

Francis McCourt (1930 - 2009)

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Francis (Frank) McCourt
Born in Brooklyn, New York City, New Yorkmap
Ancestors ancestors
Brother of , , , and [private brother (1940s - unknown)]
[spouse(s) unknown]
[children unknown]
Died in Manhattan, New York City, New Yorkmap
Profile last modified | Created 17 Nov 2014
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Categories: This Day In History August 19 | This Day In History July 19 | Teachers | Famous Authors of the 20th Century | Pulitzer Prize Winners | United States Army, Korean War | New York Notables | Unconnected Notables.

Frank McCourt is Notable.

Biography

In addition to being an author, Frank taught in NYC, serving many years at Stuyvesant High School in Manhattan in the English department. His novel, Angela's Ashes is a memoir of his early life in Brooklyn, NY and Limerick, Ireland. Born in Brooklyn, NY where the family lived the first five years of his life, the family moved to Limerick where Frank remained until age 19, returning to the United States.


Sources

  • "New York, New York Passenger and Crew Lists, 1909, 1925-1957," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:24RJ-NVK : accessed 8 May 2016), Francis Mccourt, 1949; citing Immigration, New York City, New York, United States, NARA microfilm publication T715 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.).
  • "United States Public Records, 1970-2009," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:KJ83-G8W : accessed 8 May 2016), Frank Mc, Residence, New York, New York, United States; a third party aggregator of publicly available information.
  • "United States Public Records, 1970-2009," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:K2TP-CX4 : accessed 8 May 2016), Frank Mccourt, Residence, Manhattan, New York, United States; a third party aggregator of publicly available information.
  • "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QVT4-H4DG : accessed 8 May 2016), Frank - Farewell Mccourt, New York, United States, 21 Jul 2009; from "Recent Newspaper Obituaries (1977 - Today)," database, GenealogyBank.com (http://www.genealogybank.com : 2014); citing New York Daily News, born-digital text.
  • "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QVT4-RYW2 : accessed 8 May 2016), Frank Matthiessen Mccourt, Long Island, New York, United States, 20 Jul 2009; from "Recent Newspaper Obituaries (1977 - Today)," database, GenealogyBank.com (http://www.genealogybank.com : 2014); citing Newsday, born-digital text.
  • "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QVT4-YXPG : accessed 8 May 2016), Frank Parker Matthiessen Mccourt, Long Island, New York, United States, 20 Jul 2009; from "Recent Newspaper Obituaries (1977 - Today)," database, GenealogyBank.com (http://www.genealogybank.com : 2014); citing Newsday, born-digital text.
  • "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QVYN-J7MD : accessed 8 May 2016), Mr Frank Mccourt, Virginia, United States, 20 Jul 2009; from "Recent Newspaper Obituaries (1977 - Today)," database, GenealogyBank.com (http://www.genealogybank.com : 2014); citing Richmond Times-Dispatch, born-digital text.
  • "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QVTP-2G25 : accessed 8 May 2016), Mr Frank Prize-Winning Pulitzer Mccourt, Pennsylvania, United States, 20 Jul 2009; from "Recent Newspaper Obituaries (1977 - Today)," database, GenealogyBank.com (http://www.genealogybank.com : 2014); citing Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, born-digital text.
  • "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QVTZ-Y4QQ : accessed 8 May 2016), When Frank Mccourt, New York, United States, 3 Dec 2009; from "Recent Newspaper Obituaries (1977 - Today)," database, GenealogyBank.com (http://www.genealogybank.com : 2014); citing Staten Island Advance, born-digital text.
  • "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QK4K-QS33 : accessed 8 May 2016), Frank Mccourt, Washington, United States, 20 Jul 2009; from "Recent Newspaper Obituaries (1977 - Today)," database, GenealogyBank.com (http://www.genealogybank.com : 2014); citing Seattle Times, The, born-digital text.
  • "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QVTW-RNVZ : accessed 8 May 2016), Frank Mccourt, New York, New York, United States, 7 Oct 2009; from "Recent Newspaper Obituaries (1977 - Today)," database, GenealogyBank.com (http://www.genealogybank.com : 2014); citing Irish Voice, born-digital text.
Frank McCourt has Irish ancestors.


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On 20 Apr 2016 at 15:35 GMT Michael Maranda wrote:

Brothers Malachy and Alphie are also authors. Malachy was a candidate for Governor of NY on the Green ticket.



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