Thomas Fitzgerald

about 1847–1906 (Age 59)
Indiana, United States

The Life of Thomas

When Thomas Fitzgerald was born about 1847, in Indiana, United States, his father, Nathan Fitzgerald, was 36 and his mother, Nancy Spencer, was 35. He married Catharine Ann Chastine on 31 July 1864, in Jennings, Indiana, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Sharon Township, Le Sueur, Minnesota, United States in 1880 and Minnesota, United States in 1885. He died in 1906, at the age of 59.

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Family Time Line

Thomas Fitzgerald
1847–1906
Catharine Ann Chastine
1848–1896
Marriage: 31 July 1864
O. Edward Fitzgerald
1865–
William M Fitzgerald
1867–1936
Myrtle Jane Fitzgerald
1871–1952
Emery A. Fitzgerald
1873–1939
Emery A. Fitzgerald
1874–
Etta Mary Fitzgerald
1877–1960
Minnie Fitzgerald
1880–
Martha "Mattie" Fitzgerald
1884–1946
Leroy Fitzgerald
1889–

Spouse and Children

    Male1847–1906Male

    Catharine Ann Chastine

    Female1848–1896Female

MARRIAGE
31 July 1864
Jennings, Indiana, United States
children

(9)

    O. Edward Fitzgerald

    Male1865–Male

    William M Fitzgerald

    Male1867–1936Male

    Myrtle Jane Fitzgerald

    Female1871–1952Female

    Male1873–1939Male

    Emery A. Fitzgerald

    Male1874–Male

+4 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(7)

+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1851 · Constitution of 1851

Age 4

Due to the state’s financial crisis during the previous decade and growing criticism toward state government. Voters approve the Constitution of 1851 which forbade the state government from going into debt.
1858

Age 11

Minnesota is the 32nd state.
1863

Age 16

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

Name Meaning

Irish: Anglo-Norman French patronymic from the personal name Gerald ( see Garrett ). The name was formed by the addition of the Anglo-Norman French prefix fi(t)z ‘son of’ (Latin filius) to the personal name. The Gaelicized form Mac Gearailt is common in the Gaelic-speaking areas of West Kerry.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Thomas Fitzgerald in household of Nancy Fitzgerald, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Thos Fitzgerald, "Minnesota State Census, 1885"
  • Thomas Fitzgerald, "United States Census, 1880"

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