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O'Rourke James T.

Male Abt 1808 - 1891  (~ 83 years)


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  • Name O'Rourke James T.  [1
    Born Abt 1808  Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Gender Male 
    Died 25 Jul 1891  Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Calvary Cemetery, Rochester, MN Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I374  Bloom
    Last Modified 25 Jul 2017 

    Father O'Rourke Richard,   b. Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Dublin Ellen 
    Relationship natural 
    Family ID F157  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Tierney Honora,   b. 1818, Tipperary, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 09 Jun 1882, Cascade, Olmsted, Minnesota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years) 
    Married 16 Oct 1837  St. Philip's Richmond Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3
    Notes 
    • Witnesses: Mortimer (Martin?) Quinn and Mary Maher

      From http://www.bytown.net/rourkejames.htm:

      James Rourke and family does not appear in the 1861 Nepean Census.

      Here is the 1852 data:
      James, husband, aged 41, born in Ireland.
      Hanora, wife, aged 31, born in Ireland.
      They have the following children, all born in Ontario:
      John 13, Dennis 11, Sarah 9, Richard 8, Henry 6, James 4, Mary A. 2 and Judy 1.
      Also living in the house is 16 year old Nancy Tierney.
    Children 
    +1. O'Rourke Anna Agatha,   b. 23 Jan 1855, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 03 Oct 1911, Moline, Rock Island County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 56 years)  []
     2. O'Rourke Sarah,   b. Abt 1842, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  []
     3. O'Rourke Julia,   b. Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  []
     4. O'Rourke ?  []
     5. O'Rourke ?  []
     6. O'Rourke ?  []
     7. O'Rourke ?  []
     8. O'Rourke Dennis,   b. Abt 1840, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  []
     9. O'Rourke John,   b. Abt 1838, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Rochester Find all individuals with events at this location  []
     10. O'Rourke Richard,   b. Abt 1843, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  []
     11. O'Rourke Henry,   b. Abt 1845, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  []
     12. O'Rourke James,   b. Abt 1847, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Paris Find all individuals with events at this location  []
     13. O'Rourke Teressie,   b. Abt 1860, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location  []
    Last Modified 25 Jul 2017 
    Family ID F150  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Of Royal House of Munster.

      Found in the 1880 US Census in Minnesota. Assume that Norah is short for Honora.

      Name: James Orourk
      Age: 72
      Estimated birth year: <1808>
      Birthplace: Ireland
      Occupation: Retired Farmer
      Relationship to head-of-household: Self
      Home in 1880: Rochester, Olmsted, Minnesota
      Marital status: Married
      Race: White
      Gender: Male
      Spouse's name: Norah Orourk
      Father's birthplace: IRE
      Mother's birthplace: IRE

      Cemetery Record:

      Township: Cascade
      County: Olmsted
      Name: JAMES O'ROURKE
      Death Date: 25/JUL/1891
      Cemetery: Calvary Rochester
      Comments: AGE 83. SP. NORA.
      Section: CC 38 37

  • Sources 
    1. Citation Text: http://www.cyberus.ca/~ec089155/GENEALOGY/TIERNEY%20Descendants.htm.

    2. [S2] 1880 Census.

    3. Citation Text: http://www.bytown.net/rourkejames.htm.


  

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