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Teresa R. "Tessie" Junkins Sullivan
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Birth: Mar. 5, 1875
Death: Nov. 29, 1900

Daughter of William JUNKINS and Jennie KANE. When her half-sister, Emma, wife of Michael P. Sullivan, became ill with tuberculosis, Tessie went to Pittsburgh to nurse Emma and care for their 3 young sons, William, Joseph and Raymond. Emma died in 1893. Tessie and Michael were married 28 December 1896. They had two children - Helen Sullivan Held and Harold Vincent Sullivan - before she also succumbed to consumption.

Obituary:
SULLIVAN - On Thursday, Novemeber 29, 1900, at 6:30 p.m., at the family residence, 7422 Susquehanna street, East End, Teresa JUNKINS, wife of Michael Sullivan, in her 26th year. Funeral on Sunday, December 2, at 2 p.m. Services at Holy Rosary church, Kelly street, East End, at 2:45 p.m. Holy rosary branch, 499, L.C.B.A., sister branches and friends of the family are respectfully invited to attend.
Pittsburgh Commercial Gazette
Pittsburgh, Allegheny Co., PA
1 December 1900 
 
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 Parents:
  William A. Junkins (1842 - 1915)
  (Mary) Jennie Kane Junkins (1849 - 1932)
 
 Spouse:
  Michael Patrick Sullivan (1865 - 1943)
 
 Children:
  Helen Gertrude Sullivan Held (1897 - 1922)*
  Harold Vincent Sullivan (1899 - 1989)*
 
 Siblings:
  Mary Emma Manning Sullivan (1868 - 1893)**
  William Junkins (1870 - 1874)**
  Teresa R. Junkins Sullivan (1875 - 1900)
  Clara Margaret Junkins Briggs (1877 - 1949)*
  Charlotte Annette Junkins Kensey (1879 - 1941)*
  Marie A. Junkins Jones (1882 - 1964)*
  William Joseph Junkins (1885 - 1957)*
  Gertrude Bernadette Junkins Shirra (1888 - 1972)*
  Catherine Junkins (1892 - 1894)*
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Note: Second wife of Michael P. Sullivan.
 
Burial:
Calvary Cemetery
Pittsburgh
Allegheny County
Pennsylvania, USA
Plot: Section I, Lot 135, Grave 6 - buried 12/2/1900
 
Created by: Kathryn Doyle
Record added: Nov 20, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 16723194
 


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