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 Joseph McKingstry

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Joseph McKingstry

  • Birth 11 Sep 1818 Dalbeattie, Dumfries and Galloway, Scotland
  • Death 17 Jul 1882 Walworth County, Wisconsin, USA
  • Burial East Troy, Walworth County, Wisconsin, USA
  • Plot Blk 7, Plot 80
  • Memorial ID 29474686

Port of New York Passenger List
Name: Joseph Kinistry [Indexed as James Riley]
Age: 22
Occupation: [Hard to read – could be sailor or tailor]
Place of Origin: Scotland
Port of Departure: Liverpool, England
Ship Name: England
Port of Arrival: New York, New York
Arrival Date: 02 Jul 1845

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Records of Naturalizations and Declarations of Intent
Joseph McKingstry personally appeared before the subscriber, the clerk of the circuit court, within and for the county of Walworth, being a court of record, and made oath that he was born in Scotland on or about the year 1825 that he emigrated to the United States, and landed at the port of New York on or about the month of July in the year of our Lord eighteen hundred forty five that it is bonafide his intention to become a citizen of the United States, and to renounce forever all allegiance and fidelity to any foreign Prince, Potentate, State or Sovereignty whatsoever, and particularly to Victoria Queen of Great Britain whereof he is a subject.
Subscribed and Sworn to before me this 27 day of March A.D. 1852
Signed by the Clerk [Can't read the name, could be Wm Pettit]
Joseph signed his name "Joseph McKingstry"

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Walworth County Independent
Thursday, 20 Jul 1882
LAFAYETTE - Died, on Monday, July 17th, of tumor in the stomach, Joseph McKenstry. Funeral at East Troy the 18th. The deceased was an old resident of this town.



Inscription

JOSEPH McKINGSTRY
Born in Dalbeattie, Scotland
Aug 12, 1818
Died in LaFayette, Wis
July 17, 1882
MARY
Dau of the above
Died Dec 28, 1874
Aged 6 yrs & 3 ms
AMOS
Son of the above
Died Sept 2, 1878
Aged 9yrs 9ms 13ds
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At Rest


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  • Created by: Ann Gilmore
  • Added: 1 Sep 2008
  • Find A Grave Memorial 29474686
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Joseph McKingstry (11 Sep 1818–17 Jul 1882), Find A Grave Memorial no. 29474686, citing Saint Peters Cemetery, East Troy, Walworth County, Wisconsin, USA ; Maintained by Ann Gilmore (contributor 47044639) .