Patrick Shea

March 1846–4 August 1912 (Age 66)
Ireland

The Life of Patrick

Patrick Shea was born in March 1846, in Ireland. He had at least 3 sons and 7 daughters with Hanna Donovan. He died on 4 August 1912, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 66.

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Family Time Line

Patrick Shea
1846–1912
Hanna Donovan
1847–1928
Patrick Shea
1871–1921
Catherine E Shea
1873–1946
Michael Shea
1874–1924
Margaret Shea
1876–1891
Hannah Shea
1878–
John Shea
1880–1924
Mary Shea
1882–1962
Ellen Shea
1884–
Nellie Shea
1885–
Julia Shea
1886–1939

Spouse and Children

children

(10)

    Male1871–1921Male

    Catherine E Shea

    Female1873–1946Female

    Michael Shea

    Male1874–1924Male

    Female1876–1891Female

    Female1878–Female

+5 More Children

World Events (8)

1863

Age 17

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1863 · Battle of Gettysburg

Age 17

The three day Battle of Gettysburg was one of the bloodiest of the American Civil War. Between the Confederates and Unions, somewhere between 46,000 and 51,000 people died that day.
1865

Age 19

Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.

Name Meaning

Irish: reduced form of O’Shea , Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Séaghdha‘descendant of Séaghdha’, a byname meaning ‘fine’ or ‘fortunate’.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Patrick Shea, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Patrick Shea, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Patrick Shea in entry for Ellen Shea, "Pennsylvania Births and Christenings, 1709-1950"

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