John Albin Szukiewicz1,2

M, b. circa 1910, d. 1967

Family: Pauline Barbara Hadrys b. 18 Apr 1911, d. 12 May 1992

Citations

  1. [S1960] Chicago Tribune, October 1, 1941, Death notice provided by Daniel Moore, October 28, 2014.
  2. [S2244] Daniel Moore, "Descendants of Anastasia Sawicki."

John Paul Szukiewicz1

M, b. 24 June 1882, d. 28 September 1941

Family: Helen F. Kruczynski b. Nov 1889, d. 21 May 1953

Citations

  1. [S1960] Chicago Tribune, October 1, 1941, Death notice provided by Daniel Moore, October 28, 2014.
  2. [S2232] Daniel Moore, "Madigan," e-mail to Elaine Beaudoin, September 20, 2015.
  3. [S1890] U. S. Naturalization Records Indexes 1791-1992, Northern District of illinois, online www.ancestry.com, John Szukiewicz entry, Ancestry.com, accessed 2015.
  4. [S2235] Chicago Tribune, July 28, 1995, Section 2, page 9, Accessed Evanston Public LIbrary, September 22, 2015.
  5. [S2244] Daniel Moore, "Descendants of Anastasia Sawicki."
  6. [S2246] 1920 US Census, Illinois, Cook County, Chicago, Washington, DC, ED 1745, page 13A, Accessed October 10, 2015; Ancestry.com.

Helen Louise Taucke1

F, b. 31 January 1918, d. 18 November 2009
  • Birth*: Helen Louise Taucke was born on 31 January 1918 at Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, USA.4,5
  • Residence*: She lived on 25 May 1937 at 661 Sheridan Road, Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, USA; The marriage of Miss Helen Louise Taucke, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. John Taucke of 661Sheridan road, to George Peter Sullivan, son of Mrs. Peter I. Sullivan of 662 Wellington avenue, will take place at 4 o'clock, June 12 at Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church. Because of the recent death of the bridegroom's father the wedding guests will be limited to the immediate families. The Rev. Father Charles Sullivan, uncle of the bridegroom, will read the service. Miss Mary Jane Eldridge will attend the bride. Kenneth Segersten will be best man. Following a wedding trip south Mr. Sullivan and his bride will live on the near north side.1
  • Married Name: As of 12 June 1937,her married name was Sullivan.1
  • Marriage*: She married George P. Sullivan, son of Peter Ignatius Sullivan and Annie E. Stange, on 12 June 1937 at Our Lady of Mount Carmel, Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, USA.1
  • Residence: Helen Louise Taucke lived on 4 November 1965 at 2436 Cardinal Lane, Wilmette, Cook County, Illinois, USA; Mrs. Leroy Fisher, 210 Hazel av., Glencoe, (right) discusses one of her paintings with Mrs. George P. Sullivan Sr., 2436 Cardinal lane, Wilmette. Paintings and drawings by Mrs. Fisher and Franklin McMahon, internationally famed artist, will be on display during Regina Parents association's dinner dance at 6:30 p.m. Saturday in Regina Dominican high school, 701 Locust rd., Wilmette.6
  • Residence*: She and George P. Sullivan lived in 1973 at 3107 Cranston Court, Wilmette, Cook County, Illinois, USA.7
  • Misc*: Helen Louise Taucke was Home for sale listing: 3017 Cranston Ct. Open 2 - 4:30. New listing in Avoca schl. dist., attractive tri-level w-many bilt-ins. 4 bedrooms; 2 baths; 1st floor, fam. rm. plus lower level den w-frpl; 2 car att gar; fenced yd. See today! or CALL 446-4500 $67,500. Listed by Q & T realtors. on 7 April 1974 at Wilmette, Cook County, Illinois.8
  • Married Name: As of 14 August 1975,her married name was Ritter.5
  • Marriage*: She married Julius P. Ritter on 14 August 1975 at Elkhorn, Walworth County, Wisconsin, USA.5
  • Death*: Helen Louise Taucke died on 18 November 2009 at Elkhorn, Walworth County, Wisconsin, at age 91; Helen Louise Sullivan Ritter, 91, of Lauderdale Lakes, Elkhorn, WI, died peacefully Wednesday, Nov. 18, 2009, at her home, surrounded by her loving family. She was born to Nellie Helen Taucke on Jan. 31, 1918, in Chicago, IL. Helen attended Bryant-Stratton College in Chicago, IL. On June 12, 1937, she married George P. Sullivan in Chicago; he died on April 22, 1973. On Aug. 14, 1975, Helen was united in marriage to Julius P. Ritter in Elkhorn; he died in 1980. Helen was a homemaker and a member of St. Patrick's Catholic Church of Elkhorn, she volunteered with the Lakeland Hospital Auxiliary, and she was a member of the women's bowling league and Lauderdale Lakes women's golf league. Helen is survived by her seven children: Peter G. (Lana) Sullivan of New Orleans, LA, Patrick J. (Barbara Davenport) Sullivan of Nashville, TN, Dorothy A. (Al Hermansen) Sullivan of Los Angeles, CA, Charles M. (Kathy) Sullivan of Elkhorn, WI, Mary K. Keierleber of Delafield, WI, Kevin A. (Kristi) Sullivan of Elkhorn, WI and James T. (Kelly) Sullivan of Elkhorn, WI; 14 grandchildren: George, Margaret, Kathleen, Jill, John, Donna, Christine, Scott, Kristine, Daniel, Lauren, Bethany, Erin, and Reese; 13 great-grandchildren: Emily, Courtney, Lauren, Brooke, Nathan, Zachary, Christopher Ray, Blake, Carly, Michael, Ashley, Jessica and Aaron; cousins: Letita (Robert) Donner, Robert Tompkins, and Lenora (Gary) Berkebile; dear and cherished friends: Sharon (Carl) Reiken, Mary Orton Sullivan, Jeff Keierleber, and Tom (Joan) Ritter. Helen was preceded in death by her mother; two husbands, George Sullivan and Julius Ritter; and cousins, Frank (Lorraine) Truschke and Lydia Tompkins. Funeral Mass of Christian Burial will be at 11 a.m. Monday, Nov. 23, 2009, at ST. PATRICK'S CATHOLIC CHURCH, 107 W. Walworth St., Elkhorn, with Father Jim Jaeger officiating. Burial will be at Graceland Cemetery in Chicago, IL, on Tuesday. Visitation will be on Sunday from 2 until 5 p.m. at HAASE-DERRICK-LOCKWOOD FUNERAL HOME, 730 N. Wisconsin St. Elkhorn. Findagrave, June 16, 2016.9,5
  • Burial*: She was buried on 24 November 2009 at Graceland Cemetery, Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, USA; Lot 516, Maplewood Area.9

Family 1: George P. Sullivan b. 25 Jul 1916, d. 22 Apr 1973

Family 2: Julius P. Ritter d. 1980

Citations

  1. [S473] Chicago Tribune, 25 May 1937, p. 17.
  2. [S683] Peter I. Sullivan Cemetery Grave Card, Graceland Cemetery, Chicago, Illinois, Maplewood Section, #516.
  3. [S1328] Chicago Tribune, October 25, 1966, page B8, ProQuest Historical Newspapers Chicago Tribune, accessed February, 2011.
  4. [S2321] Helen L. Sullivan Grave marker, Graceland Cemetery, Chicago, Illinois.
  5. [S1676] Find A Grave, online http://findagrave.com, Helen Louise Taucke Sullivan Ritter, Memorial #44582260, created November 20, 2009 by Sue.
  6. [S474] Chicago Tribune, 4 November 1965, p. N2, Photo of Mrs. George P. Sullivan Sr. and Mrs. Leroy Fisher.
  7. [S475] Chicago Tribune, 23 April 1973, p. B22.
  8. [S476] Chicago Tribune, 7 April 1974, p. W B28.
  9. [S2322] 1927 Peter I. Sullivan purchased graves April 4 Cemetery record, Graceland Cemetery, Chicago, Illinois.

John Taucke1

M

Family: Helen (?) b. 1898, d. 23 Oct 1966

Citations

  1. [S473] Chicago Tribune, 25 May 1937, p. 17.

James "Thompson" Thomas

M, b. before 28 February 1860, d. 15 February 1932

James F. Thomas, Holy Sepulchre Cemetery, Alsip, Illinois; Section 8, Block 8, Lot 12
  • Birth*: James "Thompson" Thomas was born before 28 February 1860 at Limerick City, County Limerick, Ireland.2,3
  • Baptism: He was baptized on 28 February 1860 at St. Mary's Church, Limerick City, St. Mary's Civil Parish, County Limerick, Ireland; Sponsor: Catherine Maher was recorded in the church records.3,4
  • Birth: James was born at County Limerick, Ireland, on 1 March 1863.5
  • Immigration*: He immigrated in 1865; James is only 10 in the 1870 US Census, so he would have been 5 when his father, John, states he immigrated to the US. Therefore, it is assumed James migrated with the family in 1865.6
  • (Immigrant) Immigration: Bridget, Mary, James and Martin immigrated, on 8 September 1866. Destination: The Thomas family, minus Father John, sailed on the SS Virginia from Queenstown, Ireland to New York City, New York, arriving in the fall of 1866. The SS Virginia was built by Palmer's Shipbuilding and Iron Co., Newcastle, England. It was part of the National Shipping Line and sailed between 1863 and 1872 with service between Liverpool and New York, stopping in Queenstown, Ireland. In 1872, the ship was renamed Greece. The ship had three masts and one funnel, an iron hull and a clipper bow..7
  • Immigration: James "Thompson" Thomas immigrated in 1869.8
  • Immigration: He immigrated in 1870.9
  • Census1870*: James was listed as a household member living with an unknown person on the 1870 Census at Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, USA.10
  • Immigration: He immigrated in 1871.11
  • Occupation: He was Meat plant in 1880.12
  • Census1880*: James was listed as a son in an unknown person 's household on the 1880 Census at 2626 Portland Avenue, Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, USA.12
  • Naturalization: He was naturalized on 6 October 1886 at Superior Court, Cook County, Illinois, USA.13
  • Naturalization*: He was naturalized circa 1887.14
  • Marriage License: He and Bridget Kennedy obtained a marriage license on 14 October 1893 at Chicago, Cook, Illinois, USA.15
  • Marriage*: He married Bridget Kennedy at St. Mary's Church, Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, USA, on 22 October 1893.16,8,15,9,17,18
  • Occupation: James "Thompson" Thomas was Meat inspector on 2 June 1900.9
  • Biography*: Owns home with a mortgage.9
  • Census1900*: He was census 1900 on 2 June 1900 at 4527 Marshfield Avenue, Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, USA.9
  • Biography: James Thomas is listed as President of the Ancient Order of Hibernians, Division no. 19, in 1902. He was living at 4527 Marshfield Avenue at the time.19
  • Biography*: An unnamed child of Bridget and James Thomas died.11
  • Biography: Owns mortaged home.11
  • Occupation: He was Foreman, packing house on 22 April 1910.11
  • Census1910*: He was census 1910 on 22 April 1910 at 4529 Marshfield Avenue, Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, USA.11
  • Occupation: He was Caretaker at cold storage plant in 1920.14
  • Census1920*: He was census 1920 on 7 January 1920 at 5725 S. Fairfield Avenue, Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, USA.14
  • Occupation*: He was Superintendent at a cold storage facility for meat before 1930.5
  • Census1930*: He was census 1930 on 11 April 1930 at Chicago, Cook County, Illinois.8
  • Biography: Past president of division 19 A.O.H.16
  • Death*: James died on 15 February 1932 at Chicago, Cook County, Illinois. Chicago Daily News, February 15, 1932. Monday. Page 3

    Thomas - James Thomas, beloved husband of Bridget (nee Kennedy) father of John and Patrick, brother of Mrs. B. Madigan, past president of division 19 A.O.H. At late residence, 5725 S. Fairfield Av. Funeral notice later. Yards 0662.

    Chicago Daily News, February 16, 1932, Tuesday,

    Thomas - James Thomas, beloved husband of Bridget (nee Kennedy) father of John and Patrick, brother of Mrs. B. Madigan. Past president of division 19 A.O.H. Funeral Thursday at 9:30 a.m. from late residence, 5725 S. Fairfield to St. Clare of Montefalco Church. Interment Holy Sepulchre, Yards 0662..5,16
  • Rcfuneral: He was given a final blessing at St. Clare of Montefalco Church, Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, USA, on 18 February 1932.16
  • Burial*: His body was interred on 18 February 1932 at Worth, Cook County, Illinois, USA, at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. Grave 1, Lot 12, Block 8, Section 8. GPS coordinates: N 41 degrees, 41 minutes, 2.7 seconds; W 87 degrees, 46 minutes, 28,5 seconds; Altitude: 600.5..5,20
  • Blog*: He was mentioned in a blog at http://thompsonreidy.blogspot.com Thompson/Reidy Genealogy Blog on 26 July 2010.21

Family: Bridget Kennedy b. c 1864, d. 13 Jun 1939

Citations

  1. [S17] Letter, John J. Madigan to Thomas A. Sullivan, 18 December 1972.
  2. [S179] 1870 US Census, Illinois, Cook County, Chicago, Washington, DC, Ward 6; Page 142, line 17, Ancestry.com, accessed March 3, 2006.
  3. [S1288] On-line baptismal record transcription, James Thomas Baptismal Record: www.rootsireland.ie, accessed January 3, 2011, February 28, 1860, St. Mary's Church.
  4. [S2170] National Library of Ireland - Baptismal Registers, online http://registers.nli.ie/, James Thomas entry no. 10,081; page 321; microfilm no. 02413/02; St. Mary's Church, Limerick City, County Limerick, Ireland; Baptisms, 1837-1862. Accessed online July 10, 2015.
  5. [S230] James Thomas, Illinois Death Certificate.
  6. [S621] 1900 US Census, Illinois, Cook County, Chicago, Washington, DC, ED 160; Sheet 5A; Ward 6, Ancestry.com, accessed March 4, 2006.
  7. [S1291] Bridget Thomas, Virginia Passenger List, September 8, 1866, Ancestry.com, accessed January 4, 2011, M237, Record Group 36 National Archives, Washington, DC.
  8. [S557] 1930 US Census, Illinois, Cook County, Chicago, Washington, DC, ED 558, Page 14A, Ward 15, Ancestry.com.
  9. [S622] 1900 US Census, Illinois, Cook County, Chicago, Washington, DC, ED 884, Sheet 2A, Ward 29, Newberry Library, accessed October 21, 2001.
  10. [S179] 1870 US Census, Illinois, Cook County, Chicago, Washington, DC, Ward 6; Page 142, line 17, Ancestry.com; accessed March 3, 2006.
  11. [S626] 1910 US Census, Illinois, Cook County, Chicago, Washington, DC, ED 1545, Page 36B, Ward 29, Ancestry.com; accessed March 5, 2006.
  12. [S186] 1880 US Census, Illinois, Cook County, Chicago, Washington, DC, ED 36; page 460 A and B, Family History Library, MF# 1254187.
  13. [S2398] Archives of the Clerk of the Circuit Court of Cook County Superior Count, Cook County court order, Vol. 13, page 219 (October 6, 1886), Cook County, Illinois, USA.
  14. [S625] January 7, 1920 US Census, Illinois, Cook County, Chicago, Washington, DC, ED 1792, sheet 8B, Ward 29, Ancestry.com; accessed March 5, 2006.
  15. [S839] Thomas-Kennedy Marriage License: FHL #1030232, Salt Lake City, Utah.
  16. [S263] Chicago Daily News, February 15 & 16, 1932.
  17. [S627] Illinois Statewide Marriage Index 1763-1900, online www.cyberdriveillinois.com/GenealogyMWeb/marrsrch.html, James Thomas and Bridget Kennedy, Lic #208667; accessed December 28, 2007.
  18. [S1148] Marriage Register: entry for James Thomas to Bridget Kennedy, October 22, 1893 Old St. John's Church, Chicago, Illinois, Family History Library, Wilmette FHC, MF# 1455436.
  19. [S2533] Ancient Order of Hiberians, Ancient Order of Hiberians National Directory, Entry provided by Dan Moore September 15, 2017.
  20. [S1182] James Thomas cemetery record, Holy Sepulchre Cemetery, Alsip, Illinois.
  21. [S665] Elaine Beaudoin's personal knowledge Elaine McIntyre Beaudoin, personal files.
  22. [S2531] Baptism Register 1895-1899, pge 65, Michael Patrick Thomas baptism record: Baptism register image provided by Dan Moore, September 14, 2017. Image accessed on FamilySearch.org., July 19, 1896, St. Rose of Lima Parish.

James P. Thomas1,2

M, b. 12 May 1921, d. 10 May 2011

James Patrick Thomas 1921-2011
Photo courtesy: Dan Moore
Photograph by Picasa
  • Birth: James P. Thomas was born circa 1921 at Illinois, USA.1
  • Birth*: He was born on 12 May 1921.3
  • Birth: He was born on 30 December 1923 at Illinois.2
  • (son) Census1930: James was listed as a son in an unknown person 's household on the 1920 Census at 5725 S. Fairfield Avenue, Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, USA.1
  • (Witness) Census 1940: He appeared on the 1940 census of 11 April 1940 in the household of Raymond Patrick Thomas and Bernice Bertha Yucius at Chicago, Cook County, Illinois.4
  • Milit-Beg*: James P. Thomas began military service on 17 February 1942 at Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, USA.5
  • Marriage*: He married Virginia Sing circa 1945; Marriage year based on birth year of first child. He took an eight day leave from service on April 16, 1945, could have been the period they were married in Memphis, Tennessee.6,7
  • Biography*: "Transferred to Personnel Separation Center, Memphis, Tenn., for separation or discharge in accordance with ALNAV 252." Transferred occured on September 27, 1945.7
  • Milit-End*: James P. Thomas ended military service on 1 October 1945.8
  • Death*: He died on 10 May 2011 at Tinley Park, Cook County, Illinois, USA, at age 89.
    James P. Thomas, age 89, late of Tinley Park, IL; beloved husband of the late Virginia, nee Sing; loving father of Carol (James) Corr, Barbara (David) Marran and James (Janet) Thomas; proud grandfather of Kim (Ken) Wasetis, Jennifer (Bob) Gavigan, Jodi (Larry) Schultz, Jeff (Meredith) Marran, Tom (Kim) Marran, Katie (Gary) Throw, Lauren (Dan) Walsh and Heather Thomas; great-grandfather of Zac, Nick, Noah, Charlotte, Nathan, Sadie and Maren; fond uncle of many nieces and nephews. Funeral Friday, May 13, 2011, 9:30 a.m. from the Vandenberg Funeral Home, 17248 S. Harlem Ave., Tinley Park, IL 60477 to St. George Church, Mass 10 a.m. Interment in St. Mary Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations to Paralyzed Veterans of America, www.pva.org or 1-800-555-9140. Visitation Thursday, May 12, 2011 from 4 to 9 p.m. 708-532-1635 or
    Generation 3 www.vandenbergfuneralhome.com Published in Chicago Tribune on May 11, 2011.3,2,9
  • Burial*: He was buried on 13 May 2011 at St. Mary Cemetery, Evergreen Park, Cook County, Illinois, USA; NE Grave, Lot 1406, Section AM.2,10

Family: Virginia Sing b. 30 Dec 1923, d. 14 Feb 2008

Citations

  1. [S557] 1930 US Census, Illinois, Cook County, Chicago, Washington, DC, ED 558, Page 14A, Ward 15, Raymond Thomas noted as a second head of household. Ancestry.com, accessed December 29, 2007.
  2. [S1958] Daniel Moore, "RE: DNA Stuff," e-mail to Elaine Beaudoin, October 28 2014.
  3. [S309] US Social Security Death Index, 1935-Current, Ancestry.com, James P. Thomas, accessed February 5, 2015.
  4. [S1983] 1940 US Census, Illinois, Cook County, Chicago, Washington, DC, ED 103-1018; Sheet 62A, Ancestry.com, accessed February 5, 2015.
  5. [S2328] "James P. Thomas Service Record", Navy file sent from Dan Moore, July 10, 2016.
  6. [S1334] Chicago Tribune, January 8, 1973, page E11, ProQuest Historical Newspapers Chicago Tribune, accessed February, 2011.
  7. [S2328] "James P. Thomas Service Record", Navy personnel file sent from Dan Moore, July 10, 2016;.
  8. [S2400] Daniel Moore, "JP Thomas," e-mail to Elaine Beaudoin, Octoeber 25, 2016.
  9. [S2240] Chicago Tribune, May 11, 2011, ProQuest, accessed September 21, 2015.
  10. [S2241] Daniel Moore, "St. Mary's," e-mail to Elaine Beaudoin, September 22, 2015.

James Patrick Thomas1,2

M, b. 24 May 1960, d. 5 April 1981
  • Birth*: James Patrick Thomas was born on 24 May 1960 at Green Bay, Brown County, Wisconsin, USA.1,2
  • Education: He was educated between 1974 and 1978 at Hersey High School, Arlington Heights, Cook County, Illinois, USA. He was a 1978 All-confernce guard at Hersey High School.1
  • Education*: He was educated between 1978 and 1981 at St. Norbert College, De Pere, Brown County, Wisconsin, USA. Jim was a three-year letterman at St. Norbert's.1
  • Death*: He died on 5 April 1981 at DePere, Brown County, Wisconsin, USA, at age 20; James P. "Jim" Thomas

    Services for James P. Thomas, 20, a resident of Mount Prospect and a college student, will be at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at Matz Funeral Home, 416 E. Rand Road, Mount Prospect. Mass will be at 11 a.m. at St. Emily church, 101 N. Horner, Mount Prospect. Burial will be in All Saints Cemetery.
    He died Sunday in DePere, Wis. He was a 1978 All-Conference guard at Hersey High School and a three-year letterman at St. Norbert College in DePere.
    Survivors include his parents, John and Carole; grandmother, Lillian Thomas; brother, Michael; and sisters, Mary Thomas and Patricia Kerner.
    Visitation will be from 2 to 9:30 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home. Memorials may be made to the St. Norbert College Athletic Fund, DePere, Wis., 54115.
    The Daily Herald, April 6, 1981, Section 1, page 7.1,2
  • Burial*: He was buried on 8 April 1981 at All Saints Cemetery, Niles, Cook County, Illinois, USA.1

Citations

  1. [S2271] The Daily Herald, April 6, 1981, Section 1, page 7, Accessed online at NewspaperArchives, January 14, 2016.
  2. [S2181] U. S. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007, online www.ancestry.com, James Patrick Thomas entry, accessed January 15, 2016, Ancestry.com.

John Thomas1

M, b. 27 June 1867, d. 1 January 1879

Citations

  1. [S1967] Baptismal Register, page 41, John Thomas baptismal record: Baptized June 30, 1867; FamilySearch.org, accessed December 23, 2014. Image provided by Dan Moore., June 30, 1867, St. James Church.
  2. [S17] Letter, John J. Madigan to Thomas A. Sullivan, 18 December 1972.
  3. [S179] 1870 US Census, Illinois, Cook County, Chicago, Washington, DC, Ward 6; Page 142, line 17.
  4. [S1967] Baptismal Register, page 41, John Thomas baptismal record: FamilySearch.org, accessed December 23, 2014. Image provided by Dan Moore. In viewing the baptismal document on January 2, 2017 I notice the mother's name is given as Bridget Reilley., June 30, 1867, St. James Church.
  5. [S179] 1870 US Census, Illinois, Cook County, Chicago, Washington, DC, Ward 6; Page 142, line 17, Ancestry.com; accessed March 3, 2006.
  6. [S239] John Thompson, Thompson, John d1879, Death Certificate.
  7. [S2248] Archdiocese of Chicago, John Thomas, Calvary Cemetery, Evanton, Illinois, Lot 74, Block 30, Section V.
  8. [S665] Elaine Beaudoin's personal knowledge Elaine McIntyre Beaudoin, personal files.

John "Thompson" Thomas

M, b. August 1831, d. 21 March 1904

Thomas Gravestone
Mt. Olivet Cemetery, Chicago, Illinois
Lot S 112, Section 41
Photo: Elaine Beaudoin Dec. 10, 2015
Photograph by Picasa
  • Birth*: John was born at County Limerick, Ireland, in August 1831.1
  • Birth: He was born in 1836 at Ireland.2
  • Marriage*: He married Bridget Reidy at Ireland circa 1851.3
  • Immigration*: John "Thompson" Thomas immigrated circa 1865.4
  • Residence: He lived on 12 September 1865 at USA. He is noted as living in America on the birth record of his daughter, born September 12, 1865 in Limerick, Ireland.5
  • Biography: John appears to have preceded his family to the United States. He states he arrived in 1865 and the rest of his family arrived at Castle Garden, New York City on September 8, 1865.6,4
  • Biography: The 1870 Census states that John Thompson's personal property was worth $200. Since the 1870 Census does not list any real estate, it is assumed that they did not own a home.2
  • Census1870*: He was census 1870 on 30 June 1870 at Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, USA.2
  • Census1880*: He was census 1880 in June 1880 at 2626 Portland Avenue, Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, USA.7
  • Occupation*: He was Laborer in June 1900.8
  • Biography*: Rents home.8
  • Census1900*: He was census 1900 on 5 June 1900 at 3802 Parnell Avenue, Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, USA.8
  • Residence*: He resided at Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, USA, on 20 March 1904, at 1338 W. 49th Street.9,10
  • Death*: John died on 21 March 1904 at 1338 W. 49th Place, Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, USA, at age 72. Thomas-John, husband of the late Bridget Thomas. Funeral Wednesday from 1888 W 40th place at 10am to St. Rose of Lima church, thence by cars to Mount Olivet.
    Chicago Daily Tribune, March 23, 1904.10,11
  • Burial*: His body was interred on 23 March 1904 at Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, USA, at Mount Olivet Cemetery. Section 41, Lot S112. GPS coordinates: N 41 degrees, 41 minues, 11 seconds; W 87 degrees, 41 minutes, 38.8 seconds; Altitude: 636 feet. There are no markers on the grave. Gravestone ordered July 1, 2015. Mt. Olivet Cemetery has his burial date as May 23, 1904, but it is a typo as his death certificate states March 23, 1904..12,10
  • Blog*: He was mentioned in a blog at http://thompsonreidy.blogspot.com Thompson/Reidy Genealogy Blog on 26 July 2010.13

Family: Bridget Reidy b. c 1831, d. 3 May 1900

Citations

  1. [S230] James Thomas, Illinois Death Certificate.
  2. [S179] 1870 US Census, Illinois, Cook County, Chicago, Washington, DC, Ward 6; Page 142, line 17, Ancestry.com; accessed March 3, 2006.
  3. [S179] 1870 US Census, Illinois, Cook County, Chicago, Washington, DC, Ward 6; Page 142, line 17.
  4. [S621] 1900 US Census, Illinois, Cook County, Chicago, Washington, DC, ED 160; Sheet 5A; Ward 6, Ancestry.com, accessed March 4, 2006.
  5. [S1300] Mary Thomas entry, St. Munchin's, Limerick, County Limerick, birth registrations volume 20, page 393, no. 29, Family History Library, MF# 101119 (September 12, 1865).
  6. [S1291] Bridget Thomas, Virginia Passenger List, September 8, 1866, Ancestry.com, accessed January 4, 2011, M237, Record Group 36 National Archives, Washington, DC.
  7. [S186] 1880 US Census, Illinois, Cook County, Chicago, Washington, DC, ED 36; page 460 A and B, Family History Library, MF# 1254187.
  8. [S621] 1900 US Census, Illinois, Cook County, Chicago, Washington, DC, ED 160; Sheet 5A; Ward 6, Ancestry.com; accessed March 4, 2006.
  9. [S242] Death Index to Deaths in Chicago, 1871-1933.
  10. [S177] John Thompson "Thomas", Death Certificate.
  11. [S2477] Dan Moore, "John Thomas and Bridget," e-mail to Elaine Beaudoin, March 18, 2017, Research done by Newberry Library and sent to Dan Moore.
  12. [S231] John Thomas Grave record, Mt. Olivet Cemetery, Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, USA, Section 41, Lot S112.
  13. [S665] Elaine Beaudoin's personal knowledge Elaine McIntyre Beaudoin, personal files.
  14. [S17] Letter, John J. Madigan to Thomas A. Sullivan, 18 December 1972.
  15. [S1287] On-line baptismal record transcription, Patrick Thomas Baptismal Record: www.rootsireland.ie, accessed January 3, 2011, August 26, 1857, St. Mary's Church.
  16. [S1290] On-line baptismal record transcription, Marian (Mary) Baptismal Record: www.rootsireland.ir, accessed January 3, 2011, September 19, 1865, St. Mary's Church.

John Albert Thomas1,2

M, b. 28 July 1925, d. 14 June 1999
  • Birth*: John Albert Thomas was born on 28 July 1925 at Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, USA.3,4,5,6,2
  • Name Variation: As of 28 July 1925, John Albert Thomas was also known as Albert Thomas.7
  • War*: He was a Marine Corps veteran from World War II circa 1940.4
  • Name Variation: As of November 1941, John Albert Thomas was also known as John Albert Thomas.2
  • Education*: He was educated circa 1947 at Saint Norbert College, De Pere, Brown County, Wisconsin, USA. Date of graduation assumed to be at age 22.4
  • Residence*: He lived before 1985 at Mount Prospect, Cook County, Illinois, USA.4
  • Residence: He lived after 1985 at Manatee County, Florida, USA.4
  • Death*: He died on 14 June 1999 at Bradenton, Manatee County, Florida, USA, at age 73; He was born July 28, 1925, in Chicago and came to Manatee County 14 years ago from Mount Prospect, Ill. He was a life member of Elks Lodge 1511 of Bradenton, American Legion Kirby Stewart Post 24 and Saint Norbert College Alumni Association of De Pere, Wis. He was a Marine Corps veteran of World War II and attended Saints Peter and Paul the Apostles Catholic Church.
    Survivors include his wife, Carole; two daughters, Patricia Kerner of Hudson, Wis., and Mary of Buffalo Grove, Ill; a son, Michael of Carol Stream, Ill; a sister, Dolores Lauer of East Chicago, Ind; and seven grandchildren.
    Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at Brown and Sons Funeral Home, 43rd Street Chapel. A funeral Mass will be at 10 a.m. Thursday at Saints Peter and Paul the Apostles Catholic Church. Burial will be in All Saints Cemetery in Des Plaines, Ill.
    Memorial donations may be made to Bradenton Hospice House, c/o Hospice of Southwest Florida, 5955 Rand Blvd., Sarasota, FL 34238; or to James Thomas Memorial Scholarship Fund, c/o Saint Norbert College, De Pere, WI 54115.
    Edition: Manatee
    Page: 4B
    Copyright (c) 1999 Sarasota Herald-Tribune

    John A. "Jack" Thomas formerly of Mount Prospect
    Visitation for John A. "Jack" Thomas, 73, of Bradenton, Fla., will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Friday, at Matz Funeral Home, 410 E. Rand Rd., Mount Prospect.
    Born, July 28, 1925, in Chicago, he died Monday June 14, 1999, in Bradenton. Interment will be private.
    Mr. Thomas was a member of the St. Norbert College Alumni Association and a Marine Corps veteran of World War II in the 3rd Marine Division.
    He was the beloved husband of Carole J. Thomas of Bradenton; dear father of Michael J. (Donna) Thomas of Wheaton, Patricia Ann (Urban) Kerner of Hudson, Wis., Mary Thomas of Buffalo Grove and the late James P. Thomas; dearest brother of Dolores Lauer of East chicago, Ind; and loving grandfather of seven.
    Memorial made to the James P. Thomas Scholarship Fund, c/o St. Norbert College, DePere, Wis., or Bradenton Hospice House, 3355 26th St., Bradenton, FL 34205, are appreciated.
    For information, (847) 394-2336.
    Daily Herald, June 16, 1999, page 10, Section 10.4,6,2
  • Funeral: He received the blessing of the church at the funeral on 17 June 1999 at Saints Peter and Paul the Apostles Catholic Church, Bradenton, Manatee County, Florida, USA.4
  • Burial*: He was buried after 17 June 1999 at All Saints Cemetery, Des Plaines, Cook County, Illinois, USA.4
  • Name Variation: As of 19 June 1999, John Albert Thomas was also known as John A. Thomas.2

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