Silas Fitzpatrick

Male31 May 1856–4 July 1931

Brief Life History of Silas

When Silas Fitzpatrick was born on 31 May 1856, in Hutton, Coles, Illinois, United States, his father, Samuel Iota Fitzpatrick, was 47 and his mother, Deborah Ann Bodkin, was 42. He married Nancy Ellen Davis on 13 October 1878, in Coles, Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Westfield, Clark, Illinois, United States in 1910 and Charleston, Coles, Illinois, United States in 1930. He died on 4 July 1931, in Hutton, Coles, Illinois, United States, at the age of 75, and was buried in Fairview Cemetery, Kansas Township, Edgar, Illinois, United States.

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Family Time Line

Silas Fitzpatrick
Nancy Ellen Davis
Marriage: 13 October 1878
Harlend O. Fitzpatrick
William Ivory Fitzpatrick
Ira “Sanford” Fitzpatrick
Lillie May Fitzpatrick
Raymond Ray Fitzpatrick
Hurschel Fitzpatrick
Cecil Chloe Fitzpatrick

Sources (22)

  • Silas Fitzpatrick in household of Deby Fitzpatrick, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Silas John Fitzpatrick, "Illinois Deaths and Stillbirths, 1916-1947"
  • Silas Fitzpatrick, "Illinois, County Marriages, 1810-1940"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    13 October 1878Coles, Illinois, United States
  • Children (7)

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    Siblings (11)

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    World Events (8)


    Age 5

    Historical Boundaries: 1861: Coles, Illinois, United States


    Age 7

    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

    1876 · The First Worlds Fair in the U.S.

    Age 20

    The First official World's Fair, was held to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the signing of the Declaration of Independence in Philadelphia. 37 Countries provided venues for all to see.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: Irish Brendan, Kieran, Declan, Ronan, Liam, Seamus, Sinead, Siobhan, Aileen, Bridie, Brigid, Conan.

    Irish: occasionally this may be a genuine Anglo-Norman French patronymic meaning ‘son of Patrick ’, but more often it has been adopted as an Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Giolla Pádraig, ‘son of the servant (i.e. devotee) of (Saint) Patrick’ (see Kilpatrick ).

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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