Alvin Wirt Fitzpatrick

29 November 1877–8 April 1958 (Age 80)
Glenville, Gilmer, West Virginia, United States

The Life of Alvin Wirt

When Alvin Wirt Fitzpatrick was born on 29 November 1877, in Glenville, Gilmer, West Virginia, United States, his father, Joseph Fitzpatrick, was 36 and his mother, Martha Ellen Wiant, was 24. He married Mary Elva Isenhart on 19 January 1903, in Gilmer, West Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in San Benito, Cameron, Texas, United States in 1930 and Justice Precinct 3, Cameron, Texas, United States in 1940. He died on 8 April 1958, in Beaumont, Jefferson, Texas, United States, at the age of 80.

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Family Time Line

Alvin Wirt Fitzpatrick
1877–1958
Mary Elva Isenhart
1884–
Marriage: 19 January 1903
Harry Wirt Fitzpatrick
1907–1982
Wilbur Alvin Fitzpatrick
1909–1971
Edward Fitzpatrick
1912–
Virginia Fitzpatrick
1915–
Mildred FitzpatricK
1917–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
19 January 1903
Gilmer, West Virginia, United States
children

(5)

    Male1907–1982Male

    Wilbur Alvin Fitzpatrick

    Male1909–1971Male

    Edward Fitzpatrick

    Male1912–Male

    Virginia Fitzpatrick

    Female1915–Female

    Mildred FitzpatricK

    Female1917–Female

Parents and Siblings

    Joseph Fitzpatrick

    Male1841–1910Male

    Martha Ellen Wiant

    Female1853–1889Female

siblings

(11)

+6 More Children

World Events (8)

1881 · Construction of the Fort Worth & Denver Railway

Age 4

Grenville M. Dodge oversaw the construction of the Fort Worth & Denver Railway. Work began at Hodge Junction, and eventually extended to the New Mexico border by 1888. Service began on April 1, 1888, with trains travelling between Fort Worth and Denver.
1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 4

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.
1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 23

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.

Name Meaning

Irish: occasionally this may be a genuine Anglo-Norman French patronymic ( see Fitzgerald ) from the personal name Patrick , but more often it has been adopted as an Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Giolla Pádraig ( see Kilpatrick ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • A W Fitzpatrick, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Wirt Fitzpatick in household of Joseph Fitzpatick, "United States Census, 1880"
  • A W Fitzpatrick, "United States Census, 1930"

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