County Meath, Ireland
|Death: ||Feb. 11, 1906|
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PATRICK BOYLE IS CALLED - Resident Dies From Disease Resulting From Old Age
Patrick Boyle, one of the oldest residents of this city, died at 8 o'clock Sunday evening at his home, 404 East Church Street, after an illness of several weeks, due to complication of diseases arising from old age.
The late Mr. Boyle was 78 years of age, and was born in Castletown, Ireland, in 1828. When thirty years of age he married Catherine Lynch, having moved to the United States in 1858. In 1854 he came to Champaign and had since resided in this city making his home on East Church street. For forty-seven years he was employed by the Illinois Central Railroad Company., and when that company pensioned its old employes (sic), he was one of those retired.
He is survived by his wife and the following children: Mary and Patrick Boyle of this city; John Boyle of Findlay; Frank Boyle of Thomasboro; Thomas Boyle of Decatur, and Mrs. Anna Junkersfeld of Chicago.
The funeral will be held at 9 o'clock Wednesday morning from St. Mary's Catholic Church. Interment will be made at St. Mary's cemetery.
From: Champaign Daily News, Monday, February 12, 1906, Front Page.
Family members and Find a Grave Memorial Numbers:
Husband: Patrick Boyle - (1828-1906) - #90802310
Daughter: Mary Boyle - (1860-1927)- #90802445
Daughter: Ellen Boyle - (1865-1890) - #399003691
Son: Hugh Boyle - (1869 - 1890) - #39903490
Son: Patrick Boyle (Champaign)*
Son: John Boyle of Findlay*
Son: Frank Boyle of Thomasboro*
Son: Thomas Boyle of Decatur*
Daughter: Mrs. Anna Junkersfeld of Chicago*
* There were 10 children in this family according to Catherine's obituary in the evening edition of the Champaign Daily News on Saturday June 12, 1909, page 5. The ones with an * are listed as surviving children in Catherine Lynch Boyle's obituary. No death records or grave sites have been located for any of them to date - May 2012.
An extensive Lynch family tree is pasted in Catherine's bio.
Catherine Lynch Boyle (1832 - 1909)*
Mary Boyle (1860 - 1927)*
Hugh Boyle (1869 - 1890)*
Saint Marys Cemetery
Maintained by: Catherine Byron
Originally Created by: kzauke
Record added: May 27, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 90802310