|Birth: ||Feb. 23, 1866|
County Tyrone, Northern Ireland
|Death: ||Jul. 26, 1907|
Suddenly, on July 26, 1907, Michael McGarrity, husband of Annie R McGarrity (née McKniff) and son of the late John and Catharine McGarrity. Solemn mass of requiem at St Anthony de Padua's Church at 10.30 AM sharp, on Monday. Funeral from his late residence, 1239 S 27th st. Interment strictly private.
July 29, 1907 Philadelphia Inquirer
Michael was a bartender in Philadelphia, living at 1239 South 27th Street.
Michael was killed in a knife fight. George Dougherty was charged but acquitted at trial.
According to his death certificate, Michael was 40 years of age at death, married and the son of John McGarrity of Ireland.
For information about father and grandparents:
Cenotaph in County Tyrone
Brother of noted Fenian Joseph McGarrity
Michael McGarrity married Annie R McKniff, in Philadelphia, in 1888. They had 3 known children:
Thomas Joseph m Katherine V Keenan Brennan McGarrity
Daughters Catherine and Marie entered the IHM order as Sister Mary Helene and Sister M Anna Regina.
John McGarrity (____ - 1901)
Catherine Bigley McGarrity (1839 - 1904)
Annie Regina McKniff McGarrity (1867 - 1930)
M Helene McGarrity (1891 - 1975)*
Mary Anna Regina McGarrity (1895 - 1950)*
Patrick McGarrity (1857 - 1909)*
Mary McGarrity Conlin (1861 - 1894)*
Michael McGarrity (1866 - 1907)
Catharine M McGarrity Reilly (1868 - 1937)*
John McGarrity (1870 - 1939)*
Ann McGarrity McGurk (1872 - 1961)*
Joseph McGarrity (1874 - 1940)*
Peter Joseph McGarrity (1876 - 1968)**
New Cathedral Cemetery
Plot: Section T Range 5 Number 4
Created by: Burgess Donnelly
Record added: Apr 07, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 88182549