|Birth: ||Nov. 27, 1849|
|Death: ||Jun. 26, 1927|
was born in Nov 1849 in Rutland County, Vermont. She was counted in the census on 21 Jul 1870 in Page 400, Spring Rock Township, Clinton County, Iowa, age 19 years old, living with parents. She lived in Scott County, Iowa in 1900. She was counted in the census on 15 Jun 1900 in Page 80, Spring Rock Township, Clinton County, Iowa, age 50 years old. She was counted in the census on 04 May 1910 in Page 205, Spring Rock Township, Clinton County, Iowa, age 60 years old. She died in 1927 in Iowa. She was buried in 1927 in Lot 3, St. Peter's Catholic Cemetery, Scott County, Iowa. She was employed as a in Teacher, Clinton or Scott Counties, Iowa.
Obituary Notice, 27 Jun 1927, The Davenport Democrat and Leader, Davenport, Iowa:
MRS. O’NEILL DIES, BIG ROCK, DIES
Long-Time Resident of Community Succumbs; Born in Vermont
Big Rock, Ia., June 27 – Mrs. Peter O’Neill, aged 76 years, a resident of this community since young womanhood, died at 6:30 o’clock last night in her home after a long illness of heart disease. Mrs. O’Neill, who was born in Vermont, Nov. 27. 1850, was the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. William Rorick, who came west when she was a girl and settled on a farm south of Wheatland. Her marriage to Peter O’Neill occurred in 1877 in DeWitt and the family had lived on a farm west of Big Rock until seven years ago when they retired and moved to town.
Mr. O’Neill preceded his wife in death three years and she is survived by five daughters: Mrs. Winnifred Frewerda, Chicago; Mrs. Lucille O’Brien, Grand Mound; Mrs. Genevieve Nelson, Seattle, Wash,; Mrs. Gertrude Riley. Des Moines and Mary at home; three sons, John D., Martin D., and Joseph L., all of Big Rock; three sisters, Mrs. M. J. Tulty, Mrs. Ellen Gaul, of Atlantic, Ia., and Mrs. Catherine Wilson, Omaha and two brothers: Joseph, Atlantic and William of Bridgewater, Ia. She had been a teacher in the Clinton County schools for many years prior to her marriage.
Funeral Notice, 30 Jun 1927, The Davenport Democrat and Leader, Davenport, Iowa:
MRS. PETER O’NEILL RITES IN BIG ROCK
Special to the Democrat
Big Rock, Ia., June 30 – Funeral services for Mrs. Peter O’ Neill were held in St. Patrick’s Church yesterday morning with the Rev. L. Heiner, pastor, celebrant of the requiem mass. Mrs. Charles Parsons and Mrs. Gregory Mowry sang. Pallbearers were Albert Frewerda, D. W. O’Brien, J. C. Riley, James, John and Thomas O’Neill. Among those from a distance at the service were Mr. and Mrs. J. C. Riley, Des Moines, and Mr. and Mrs. Al Frewerda, Chicago.
William Rorick (1826 - 1900)
Margaret Redding Rorick (1822 - 1901)
Peter O'Neill (1844 - 1925)
Joseph A O'Neill (1887 - 1962)*
Bridget Loretta Rourick O'Neill (1849 - 1927)
James Francis Rourick (1856 - 1942)*
Mary Elizabeth Rourick Cornell (1859 - 1927)*
William Martin Rorick (1861 - 1953)*
Ellen Rourick Gaule (1866 - 1951)*
Saint Peter's Cemetery
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