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Edward W. "Ed" O'Neill
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Birth: Jun. 3, 1856
Iowa, USA
Death: Feb. 2, 1914
Great Falls
Cascade County
Montana, USA

Son of James and Rosina (Purcell) O'Neill. Married Mary Grace Deyo.


Evening World-Herald (Omaha, Nebr.), February 4, 1914, p. 2, col. 2


Special Dispatch to the World-Herald.

Great Falls, Mont., Feb. 3. Edward O'Neil, a Milwaukee railroad contractor, formerly a business man of Omaha, died last night of his injuries sustained when an automobile overturned near Benchland yesterday afternoon.

Mr. O'Neil leaves a wife and ten children, one son, James O'Neil, a businessman of Omaha, from where the O'Neil family came three years ago.


Evening World-Herald, February 7, 1914, p. 8, col. 6


D. Deyo of Florence received a telegram Thursday notifying him of the death of his son-in-law, Edward O'Neill, by an accident at Great Falls, Mont., and that the body would arrive in Omaha for burial today.


Sunday World-Herald, February 8, 1914, p. 4, col. 2


Mrs. Dan Hannon arrived home yesterday from Great Falls, Mont. She accompanied the remains of her brother, Edward O'Neil, who was killed in an automobile accident near that place last week.

The funeral will be held from the home of Mr. and Mrs. Dan Hannon, Twenty-fifth and F streets, Monday morning at 8:30 to St. Bridget's church. The body will be placed in the receiving vault at the Holy Sepulcher cemetery.

The deceased leaves a wife and ten children. At the present time Mrs. O'Neil is ill in a hospital at Great Falls, Mont. The children are James of Omaha and Carrie, Edith, Anna, Rose, Walter, Inez, Edward, Leo and Ruth of Stanford, Mont. Hugh O'Neil, Mrs. Hannon and Mrs. Edward Cushing, a brother and two sisters of the deceased, reside in this city.
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  Roseann Purcell O'Neill (____ - 1903)
  Mary Grace Deyo O'Neill (1876 - 1951)
  Edward W. O'Neill (1856 - 1914)
  Mary Ellen O'Neill Cushing (1862 - 1926)*
  Margaret A. O'Neill Hannon (1864 - 1940)*
  Michael P. O'Neill (1867 - 1909)*
  Hugh Joseph O'Neill (1868 - 1937)*
*Calculated relationship
Holy Sepulchre Cemetery
Douglas County
Nebraska, USA
Created by: Scott
Record added: Oct 26, 2012
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Edward W. Ed O'Neill
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