William Downey, 18881912 (aged 24 years)

Name
William /Downey/
Given names
William
Surname
Downey
Birth March 14, 1888 34 23
Birth of a sisterLucy Anne Downey
October 9, 1889 (aged 1 year)
Birth of a sisterSarah Downey
June 7, 1891 (aged 3 years)
Birth of a brotherHenry Downey
February 26, 1896 (aged 7 years)
Birth of a brotherJames Downey
February 26, 1896 (aged 7 years)
Death of a brotherJames Downey
February 29, 1896 (aged 7 years)
Death of a brotherHenry Downey
March 1, 1896 (aged 7 years)
Census March 31, 1901 (aged 13 years) Age: 13
Birth of a brotherJohn Downey
May 31, 1907 (aged 19 years)
Death of a paternal grandmotherMary Anne Greaves
January 6, 1910 (aged 21 years) Age: 88
Immigration January 16, 1911 (aged 22 years)
Note: SS Columbia, sailed from Londonderry, 7th January…

SS Columbia, sailed from Londonderry, 7th January 1911, arrived New York, 16th January 1911, line 7

Downey, William age 22, male, single, farming, can read and write, British nationality, Irish, residence - Clones, Ireland, nearest relative - father John Downey, Doon, Corenary, Clones, destination, Illinois, Rock Island

Death of a brotherJohn Downey
May 25, 1911 (aged 23 years) Age: 4
Memorial
Memorial

Note: Memorial reads:

Memorial reads: ---------------------------------------------------- Sacred | To The Memory | Of | JOSEPH JOHNSTON | Of Mount Darby | Who Died 6th July 1913 | Aged 70 Years | Also WM DOWNEY | Who Died 27th July 1912 | Aged 24 Years | And JOHNIE DOWNEY | Who Died 31st May 1911 | Aged 4 (?) Years | Also JOHN DOWNEY | Who Died 5th February 1929 | Aged 75 Years | Also RACHEL DOWNEY, | Who Died 3rd December 1934 | Aged 72 Years | Erected By JOHN JOHNSTON | Rock Island U.S. America ----------------------------------------------------

Burial of a fatherJohn Downey

Note: Headstone reads:

Headstone reads:

Sacred | To The Memory | Of | JOSEPH JOHNSTON | Of Mount Darby | Who Died 6th July 1913 | Aged 70 Years | Also WM DOWNEY | Who Died 27th July 1912 | Aged 24 Years | And JOHNIE DOWNEY | Who Died 31st May 1911 | Aged 4 (?) Years | Also JOHN DOWNEY | Who Died 5th February 1929 | Aged 75 Years | Also RACHEL DOWNEY, | Who Died 3rd December 1934 | Aged 72 Years | Erected By JOHN JOHNSTON | Rock Island U.S. America

Burial of a motherRachel Johnston

Note: Headstone reads:

Headstone reads: ---------------------------------------------------- Sacred | To The Memory | Of | JOSEPH JOHNSTON | Of Mount Darby | Who Died 6th July 1913 | Aged 70 Years | Also WM DOWNEY | Who Died 27th July 1912 | Aged 24 Years | And JOHNIE DOWNEY | Who Died 31st May 1911 | Aged 4 (?) Years | Also JOHN DOWNEY | Who Died 5th February 1929 | Aged 75 Years | Also RACHEL DOWNEY, | Who Died 3rd December 1934 | Aged 72 Years | Erected By JOHN JOHNSTON | Rock Island U.S. America ----------------------------------------------------

Death July 27, 1912 (aged 24 years)
Cause of death: typhoed fever
Burial July 1912 (aged 24 years)
Cemetery: Union Cemetery
Family with parents
father
18541929
Birth: March 4, 1854 37 32Doon and Eshcleagh, Rosslea, County Fermanagh, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom
Death: February 5, 1929Mount Darby, Rosslea, County Fermanagh, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom
mother
18641934
Birth: July 29, 1864 22 24Tully, Rosslea, County Fermanagh, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom
Death: December 3, 1934Mount Darby, Rosslea, County Fermanagh, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom
Marriage
Marriage: November 11, 1885St Marks Church of Ireland, Aghadrumsee, Rosslea, County Fermanagh, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom
12 months
elder sister
Mary Jane Downing [1886-1968]
18861968
Birth: October 22, 1886 32 22Doon and Eshcleagh, Rosslea, County Fermanagh, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom
Death: March 24, 1968Sacramento, Sacramento County, California, United States of America
17 months
himself
18881912
Birth: March 14, 1888 34 23Doon and Eshcleagh, Rosslea, County Fermanagh, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom
Death: July 27, 1912Mapleton, Blue Earth County, Minnesota, United States of America
19 months
younger sister
18891989
Birth: October 9, 1889 35 25Doon and Eshcleagh, Rosslea, County Fermanagh, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom
Death: 1989County Fermanagh, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom
20 months
younger sister
18911962
Birth: June 7, 1891 37 26Doon and Eshcleagh, Rosslea, County Fermanagh, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom
Death: December 28, 1962
5 years
younger brother
18961896
Birth: February 26, 1896 41 31Doon and Eshcleagh, Rosslea, County Fermanagh, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom
Death: March 1, 1896Doon and Eshcleagh, Rosslea, County Fermanagh, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom
0 months
younger brother
18961896
Birth: February 26, 1896 41 31Doon and Eshcleagh, Rosslea, County Fermanagh, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom
Death: February 29, 1896Doon and Eshcleagh, Rosslea, County Fermanagh, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom
11 years
younger brother
19071911
Birth: May 31, 1907 53 42Doon and Eshcleagh, Rosslea, County Fermanagh, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom
Death: May 25, 1911Doon and Eshcleagh, Rosslea, County Fermanagh, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom
Immigration

SS Columbia, sailed from Londonderry, 7th January 1911, arrived New York, 16th January 1911, line 7

Downey, William age 22, male, single, farming, can read and write, British nationality, Irish, residence - Clones, Ireland, nearest relative - father John Downey, Doon, Corenary, Clones, destination, Illinois, Rock Island

Memorial

Memorial reads: ---------------------------------------------------- Sacred | To The Memory | Of | JOSEPH JOHNSTON | Of Mount Darby | Who Died 6th July 1913 | Aged 70 Years | Also WM DOWNEY | Who Died 27th July 1912 | Aged 24 Years | And JOHNIE DOWNEY | Who Died 31st May 1911 | Aged 4 (?) Years | Also JOHN DOWNEY | Who Died 5th February 1929 | Aged 75 Years | Also RACHEL DOWNEY, | Who Died 3rd December 1934 | Aged 72 Years | Erected By JOHN JOHNSTON | Rock Island U.S. America ----------------------------------------------------