|Death: ||Jan. 20, 1879|
William H. McGarity, Sr. buried at the Hopewell M.E. Cemetery in Madison Township, Franklin County, Ohio
Additional McGarity family information courtesy of Martha Riffle:
Children of William MCGARITY and Eliza CROSSLEY were as follows:
Mary E. MCGARITY, born Dec 1834 in Pickaway County, Ohio; died 16 Dec 1901 in St. Paul, Pickaway County, Ohio. She married on 30 Jan 1855 in Pickaway County, Ohio George A. REID, born 1827; died 1892; buried Fernwood Cemetery in Lockbourne, Franklin County, Ohio.
Sarah J. MCGARITY, born 15 Dec 1838 in Pickaway County, Ohio; died 16 Nov 1915 in Pickaway County, Ohio.
John Andrew MCGARITY, born 2 Aug 1840 in Madison Township, Pickaway County, Ohio; died 26 Mar 1913 in Pickaway County, Ohio; buried Fernwood Cemetery in Lockbourne, Franklin County, Ohio. He married Mary SHANNON COON.
Margaret MCGARITY, born abt 1841; died 3 Mar 1849; buried Hopewell Cemetery in Madison Township, Franklin County, Ohio.
Catherine MCGARITY, born abt 1842; died abt 1877 in Hancock County, Ohio. She married Aaron KISSEL.
Hannah MCGARITY, born 14 Jul 1843; died 31 Mar 1849; buried Hopewell Cemetery in Madison Township, Franklin County, Ohio.
Rebecca A. MCGARITY, born 15 Jul 1845 in Duvall, Harrison Township, Pickaway County, Ohio; died 12 Aug 1925 in Pickaway County, Ohio. She married on 28 Feb 1865 in Pickaway County, Ohio Daniel (---) Shannon, born 4 Apr 1845 in Fairfield County, Ohio; died 4 Apr 1934 in Duvall, Harrison Township, Pickaway County, Ohio.
William H. Jr. MCGARITY, born 7 Sep 1853 in Obetz, Franklin County, Ohio; died 28 Apr 1936 in Columbus, Ohio.
George MCGARITY, born 6 May 1854 in Pickaway County Ohio; died 28 Nov 1926; buried Fernwood Cemetery in Franklin County, Ohio. He married (1) Anna Augusta BEAN; (2) Sarah GILLFELLAN; (3) Emma (---).
Children of William H. McGarity, Sr. and Ellen Shannon were as follows:
James M. MCGARITY, born 12 Jun 1862 in Pickaway County, Ohio; died 13 Jan 1946 in Columbus, Ohio; buried Union Cemetery in Columbus, Ohio. He married Iva I. Limes.
Stephen A. MCGARITY, born 1860.
Edward R. MCGARITY, born 24 Dec 1866; died 1925; buried Bluffton, Indiana.
Further information from Kitten Riffle:
males u/5 1 females u/5 1 5/10 1 20/30 1
U S CENSUS 1860 WALNUT TWP.
William McGarrity 48 Farmer 2445/11475 Ire
Ellen 35 m/within the year Ire
John 21 farmer Oh
Rebecca 14 Oh
Catharin 12 Oh
Sarah 12 Oh
William 8 Oh
George 5 Oh
Sarah 40 Va
Circleville Union Herald January 31 1879:
William Mc Gritty, an aged citizen of Harrison Twp., died Tuesday last from injuries received from a fall on the Sunday previous. Mr. Mc Gritty had been in feeble health for a long time and Sunday last, while engaged in feeding his poultry, he slipped and fell on a piece of scantling, injuring himself to such an extent as to render him entirely helpless and resulted in his death as before stated. The decreased was probably 75 years old.
Guardians Docket Book 1 page 198 William Mc Gritty
Partial settlement 8 June 1881 due to
James Mc Gritty $418.69
Stephen A Mc Gritty $273.38
Edward R. Mc Gritty $437.49
Final settlement 14 October 1881 due to
Stephen A Mc Gritty $218.05
James Mc Gritty $420.70
Edward R. Mc Gritty $440.02
VOL 8 PAGE 150/161
Partition records--original is 11 pages long. The gentle man who read and made it into a small article. Lots of people.
William H. McGarity vrs. John McGarity and others
On April 18, 1879 a petition was filed by William McGarity. Stating that on January 20, 1879 William McGarity died interstate owning 80 acres in Harrison Twp. and 52 acres in Madison Twp. The said William McGarity left Ellen McGarity as his widow and that she is an imbecile with John Blackwood as her court appointed guardian. He also left the following heirs, William McGarity, George McGarity, James McGarity, Stephen McGarity, Edward McGarity, Rebecca Shannon wife of Daniel, Elizabeth wife of George, Sarah Reid, wife of Robert, Laura Kissel a minor age 10, Evaline Kissel age 8, and Carrie (Caddy) Kissel age 6, Minor children of Catherine Kissel(nee McGarity) dec'd. She was the wife of Aaron Kissel and they reside in Hancock Co., Ohio.
Eliza Crossley McGarity (1813 - 1858)
Sarah Jane McGarity Reid (1838 - 1915)*
John Andrew McGarity (1840 - 1913)*
Margaret McGarity (1841 - 1849)*
Hannah McGarity (1843 - 1849)*
Rebecca A McGarity Shannon (1845 - 1925)*
William H. McGarity (1853 - 1936)*
George McGarity (1854 - 1926)*
Created by: Linda Jean Limes Ellis
Record added: Apr 30, 2007
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