Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Gails in:
 • Old Saint Patrick's Cemetery
 • Lake County
 • Illinois
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Community Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Sponsor This Memorial! Advertisement
Catherine Amelia Sheehan Gail
Learn about removing the ads from this memorial...
Birth: Jul. 5, 1859
Lake County
Illinois, USA
Death: Jan. 15, 1912
Lake County
Illinois, USA

Went by middle name of Amelia.

Obit from Antioch Newspaper, 8 Feb 1912:

Catherine Amelia Sheehan was born near Millburn, Ill., July 5, 1859, and died in Waukegan, Ill., Jan. 15, 1912, of typhoid fever. She was the eldest daughter of Daniel and Betsy Sheehan, one of a family of seven children, growing to womanhood in the community in which she was born.
She was married to Goodsel T. Gail, April 8, 1877, three children being born to them, two daughters and one son. One daughter died Aug. 19, 1901.
Those left to mourn her loss are her husband, son Lockwood, and daughter, Mrs. Jay Kay, and three grand children, and aged mother, two brothers and two sisters, William and Eugene Sheehan, and Mrs. Roy Fairman of Lake Villa, and Mrs. F. A. Hutchinson of Grays Lake.
She was a loving wife and devoted mother. Of her can be truly said that no service was too great to render and no sacrifice to great to make for those she loved, and hosts of friends will ever cherish the memory of her who was ever ready to lend a helping hand to those in distress.
The funeral was held Thursday morning at nine o'clock from the church of the Immaculate Conception and burial at Mill Creek beside her daughter. A firm believer in the Catholic religion, she took her faith with her into eternity. May her soul rest in peace. 
Family links: 
  Daniel Sheehan (1831 - 1882)
  Bridget McCarthy Sheehan (1834 - 1922)
  Hattie Eleanor Gail Hamlin (1880 - 1901)*
  William Henry Sheehan (1857 - 1940)*
  Catherine Amelia Sheehan Gail (1859 - 1912)
  Michael Sheehan (1861 - 1865)*
  Margaret Sheehan Hutchinson (1864 - 1941)*
  Michael Sheehan (1866 - 1866)*
  James Eugene Sheehan (1867 - 1950)*
*Calculated relationship
Old Saint Patrick's Cemetery
Lake County
Illinois, USA
Created by: Suze
Record added: Jun 14, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 27545814
Catherine Amelia <i>Sheehan</i> Gail
Added by: Suze
Catherine Amelia <i>Sheehan</i> Gail
Cemetery Photo
Added by: Mandi Gordon
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.

- Kat
 Added: Dec. 15, 2009

- Suze
 Added: Feb. 26, 2009

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service