County Donegal, Ireland
|Death: ||Jul. 24, 1915|
Died at the age of 23 in the Eastland Disaster. Born on Arranmore Island, was working as a sailor aboard the steamer Petoskey in order to send financial support to his parents who remained in Ireland. When he witnessed the Eastland capsizing, he jumped into the Chicago River to rescue a woman. He died as a result.
Mount Carmel Cemetery
Created by: Nan
Record added: Oct 25, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 16320694
Added: Dec. 4, 2013
Added: Dec. 14, 2010
1915-07-26Chicago Tribune (IL)-------Peter Boyle, 110 E. Illinois-st., July 24, 1915, son of Neil and Bridget and brother of Dennis Boyle. Funeral Tuesday, July 27, at 8:30 a.m., to Holy Name cathedral, where mass will be celebrated; by I. C. to Mount Car...(Read more)|
Added: May. 31, 2009
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