Michael McCarthy

Photo added by Leah McCarthy Kopka

Michael McCarthy

  • Birth 20 Sep 1830 County Tipperary, Ireland
  • Death 1866 Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, USA
  • Burial Appleton, Outagamie County, Wisconsin, USA
  • Memorial ID 88407589

Michael was baptized 25 Dec 1830, Borrisokane Parish, Roman Catholic Diocese of Killaloe, Tipperary. His parents are listed as Michael Carthy & Mary Gleeson; sponsors: Peter & Margaret Gleeson; residence: Kyleagoonagh. This record, together with those of his siblings, may be viewed at the National Library of Ireland:
http://registers.nli.ie

Michael came to America about the same time that his brothers Patrick and Timothy were emigrating. He was working as a bricklayer in Chicago on a tall scaffolding and fell to his death at age 30.

He is buried with his brother Patrick's family. His name and dates are included on the large McCarthy headstone with Patric's family.


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  • Created by: Leah McCarthy Kopka
  • Added: 12 Apr 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 88407589
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Michael McCarthy (20 Sep 1830–1866), Find A Grave Memorial no. 88407589, citing Saint Marys Cemetery, Appleton, Outagamie County, Wisconsin, USA ; Maintained by Leah McCarthy Kopka (contributor 47710367) .