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George L. Fitzgerald

Male 1865 - 1922


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  • Name  George L. Fitzgerald  [1, 2
    Born  23 Jun 1865  Grandview, Louisa County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Gender  Male 
    Census  1880  Port Louisa Township, Louisa County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    • George L. Fitzgerald, white, male, age 14, son, single, attended school during the census year, born in Iowa, father born in Ohio, mother born in New Jersey
    Residence  1911  Louisa County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Research  Jan 1920 
    • By the time of the 1920 federal census, George was living in the Louisa County, Iowa, paupers' home.
    Died  17 Jan 1922  Wapello, Louisa County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3
    Obituary  18 Jan 1922  Burlington, Des Moines County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    The Burlington Hawk-Eye 
    • GEORGE FITZGERALD DIES AT WAPELLO TUESDAY
      Special To The Hawk-Eye.

      Wapello (IA), January 17. -- George Fitzgerald, who has been in failing health for many years died Tuesday morning at three o'clock. About three years ago he met with an accident since which time he had been a constant sufferer.

      He was born in Grandview June 23, 1865, and was the son of Ezekiel and Elizabeth Fitzgerald. He was married in Louisa county to Miss Anna Hank, who died November 29, 1915. Of the six children born four survive. Nina, Lila, Ida Verlee, all living near Wapello, and Beulah, of Thompson. Illinois.

      Mr. Fitzgerald also leaves one brother and three sisters: Fosdick Fitzgerald, Mrs. Laura Chaney, Mrs. J. R. Syphrit and Mrs. O. P. Dotson, all of Wapello.

      Funeral services will be held from the First M. E. church, Wednesday afternoon at 2 o'clock and interment will be made in the Harrison cemetery.
    Buried  18 Jan 1922  Harrison Cemetery, Port Louisa Township, Louisa County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Person ID  I33297  All Families
    Last Modified  31 Mar 2015 

    Father  Ezekiel Fitzgerald,   b. 2 Sep 1823, Clermont County, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Aug 1883, Port Louisa Township, Louisa County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother  Eliza A. Predmore,   b. 26 Mar 1832, New Jersey Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Apr 1916, Port Louisa Township, Louisa County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  4 Apr 1850  Clermont County, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Moved  1859  Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Ohio 
    Family ID  F6947  Group Sheet

    Family  Anna Hank,   b. Aug 1876, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Nov 1915 
    Married  17 Mar 1897  Louisa County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 6
    Iowa Marriage Records 
    • Name: G. L. Fitzgerald; Spouse: Anna Hank; Marriage Date: 17 March 1897; County: Louisa; State: Iowa
    Cemetery Info/Epitaph  Louisa County, Iowa, Cemetery Records  [7
    • According to Louisa County, Iowa, cemetery records, there are some unmarked Fitzgerald graves in Harrison Cemetery. One note stated that "George became penurious later in life." His obituary stated he was buried in Harrison Cemetery; probably Anna was too, and neither have gravestones. Also there is the record below at Cairo Cemetery:

      Name: Fitzgerald, George & Anna (Hank); Born: 0; Died or Buried: 0; Age: 0; Buried: Fulton/Cairo (township = Marshall); County/State: Louisa, Iowa; Military Service: none; Book: LCC 1990 - page M-7; Notes: Nina M. (Fitzgerald) MARSHALL; [CRR]
    Children 
    >1. Nina Mae Fitzgerald,   b. 20 Apr 1906, Louisa County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Oct 1988, Wapello Civic Center, Wapello, Louisa County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Lila Fitzgerald,   b. 1907, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Beulah Fitzgerald,   b. Between 1909 and 1910, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Ida Verlee Fitzgerald,   b. Between 1912 and 1913, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     5. (Child - 48698) Fitzgerald,   d. Bef 1922
     6. (Child - 48699) Fitzgerald,   d. Bef 1922
    Last Modified  21 Jan 2014 
    Family ID  F18039  Group Sheet

  • Sources 
    1. [S8977] Dotson, Mary Ellen (Fitzgerald) - Obituary, (originally published in The Davenport Democrat and Leader, June 18, 1929; Davenport, Scott County, Iowa) (Reliability: 3).

    2. [S30] Louisa County, Iowa - Louisa County History 1911, Arthur Springer, (The S. J. Clarke Publishing Company, 1911, Chicago, Illinois), pages 165-168 (Reliability: 3).
      Republished online at the Louisa County, Iowa Genealogical Society committee of the Louisa County Historical Society at URL: http://www.rootsweb.com/~ialcgs/bio_st.htm (2/2008)

    3. [S5998] Fitzgerald, George L. - Funeral Notice, (originally published in The Burlington Hawk-Eye, page 10, January 18, 1922; Burlington, Des Moines County, Iowa) (Reliability: 3).

    4. [S628] 1880 US Census (Reliability: 3).
      Port Louisa Township, Louisa County, Iowa; Page 13, Supervisor's District 1, Enumeration District 124, Sheet 435; Enumerated on June 14 and 15, 1880

    5. [S12693] Family Tree Makers Genealogy Site - Ancestors of Judy Kay (Reed) Lake of Muscatine, Iowa, (Published by Judy Lake, Muscatine, Iowa, 52761; See URL: http://familytreemaker.genealogy.com/users/l/a/k/Judy-Lake-Muscatine/index.html (1/2014)) (Reliability: 3).

    6. [S26] Iowa Marriages, 1851-1900 (ancestry.com) (Reliability: 3).

    7. [S634] Louisa County, Iowa - Cemetery Records Through 1997 (Rootsweb) (Reliability: 3).