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Patrick Joseph McDonnell Vail, Iowa 1874-1954

Updated March 2, 2013

Edward Alan McDonnell

208 Oliver Street

Charles City, Iowa 50616

(563) 570-9291

I made a family tree for Patrick Joseph McDonnell. He was born 5 miles north of Vail Iowa 2/11/1874 and died 3/14/1954. He had 10 children. Iam trying to find out more information on his father. John Patrick McDonnell was born in 1833 Kilcomman Parish County Mayo Ireland. He came to America in 1852. Liverpool to New Orleans on the Rockaway He moved to Lost Nation, Iowa in the 1865. He married Mary Mills in 1868. Moving to a farm by the Boyer, River north of Vail, Iowa in 1870. They had 4 children. Julia 1/16/1870-1/14/1959 married Otto Pound 4 children. Marie, Raymond, Joseph, & John Pound. Margaret 2/8/1872-12/29/1960 married Ben Stoltenberg 1 stepdaughter Kathryn Michaelsen. Patrick Joseph McDonnell 2/11/1874-3/14/1954 married Katherine Freml 10 children Mary Catherine McDonnell, Margaret Mrs. Hollis Melendy, Marita Mrs. Raymond Lakers, Rosemary Mrs. Julius VenTeicher, Josephine Mrs. Raymond Meyer, Raymond Joseph McDonnell, Elizabeth Mrs. Hubert Switlzer, Loretta Mrs. Vladmir Lamplot, John Francis McDonnell, & Patricia Mrs. Alden Sheidegger. Agnes Mrs. Edmund O'Boyle 3 children 2 died infancy & Thomas O'Boyle. John Patrick McDonnell died 6/1913 & is buried in St. Ann,s Cemetery Vail,Iowa. Mary "Mills" McDonnell died 5/16/1928 & is buried next to her husband. He had 4 brothers & 4 sisters. Mary Garvin Ireland, Bridget Carey Toronto Iowa, Patrick McDonnell Dixon Co Nebraska, Alexander McDonnell Toronto Iowa Michael McDonnell Winner, South Dakota Anthony McDonnell Lost Nation, Iowa, Rose Mrs, William McLaughlin Clinton, Iowa & Julia Mrs. Daniel Conway. His parents were Alexander & Julia. Four McDonnell brothers Owen, Alexander, Thomas & Patt had farms. Bunalthy Killcommon Parish County Mayo Ireland.

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