1865 - 1922
||George L. Fitzgerald [1, 2] |
||23 Jun 1865
||Grandview, Louisa County, Iowa 
||Port Louisa Township, Louisa County, Iowa 
- 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
||Louisa County, Iowa 
- By the time of the 1920 federal census, George was living in the Louisa County, Iowa, paupers' home.
||17 Jan 1922
||Wapello, Louisa County, Iowa [1, 3]
||18 Jan 1922
||Burlington, Des Moines County, Iowa 
|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.
||18 Jan 1922
||Harrison Cemetery, Port Louisa Township, Louisa County, Iowa 
||31 Mar 2015 |
||Ezekiel Fitzgerald, b. 2 Sep 1823, Clermont County, Ohio , d. 11 Aug 1883, Port Louisa Township, Louisa County, Iowa |
||Eliza A. Predmore, b. 26 Mar 1832, New Jersey , d. 28 Apr 1916, Port Louisa Township, Louisa County, Iowa |
||4 Apr 1850
||Clermont County, Ohio 
||Anna Hank, b. Aug 1876, Iowa , d. 29 Nov 1915 |
||17 Mar 1897
||Louisa County, Iowa [3, 6]
|Iowa Marriage Records
- Name: G. L. Fitzgerald; Spouse: Anna Hank; Marriage Date: 17 March 1897; County: Louisa; State: Iowa
||Louisa County, Iowa, Cemetery Records  |
- 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]
|>||1. Nina Mae Fitzgerald, b. 20 Apr 1906, Louisa County, Iowa , d. 28 Oct 1988, Wapello Civic Center, Wapello, Louisa County, Iowa |
| ||2. Lila Fitzgerald, b. 1907, Iowa , d. Yes, date unknown|
| ||3. Beulah Fitzgerald, b. Between 1909 and 1910, Iowa , d. Yes, date unknown|
| ||4. Ida Verlee Fitzgerald, b. Between 1912 and 1913, Iowa , d. Yes, date unknown|
| ||5. (Child - 48698) Fitzgerald, d. Bef 1922|
| ||6. (Child - 48699) Fitzgerald, d. Bef 1922|
||21 Jan 2014 |
- [S8977] Dotson, Mary Ellen (Fitzgerald) - Obituary, (originally published in The Davenport Democrat and Leader, June 18, 1929; Davenport, Scott County, Iowa) (Reliability: 3).
- [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)
- [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).
- [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
- [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).
- [S26] Iowa Marriages, 1851-1900 (ancestry.com) (Reliability: 3).
- [S634] Louisa County, Iowa - Cemetery Records Through 1997 (Rootsweb) (Reliability: 3).