Jefferson County, NY Pioneers


PIONEER PURCELL FAMILY



1. MICHAEL PURCELL was born 1810 Kilkenny, Ireland. He settled in the town of Wilna and died 1872 at Sterlingville, NY.

Ha married
SUSAN KEON, who was born 1818 in Ireland and died 1895. Both are buried at Calvary Cemetary, Watertown, NY

Children, PURCELL:

2 i JOHN PURCELL

3 ii ROBERT PURCELL

4 iii JAMES PURCELL

5 iv PATRICK H. PURCELL

6 v NANCY PURCELL

7 vi LENORA PURCELL

8 vii WILLIAM PURCELL

9 viii HENRY PURCELL

9. HENRY PURCELL (son of MICHAEL and SUSAN (KEON) PURCELL) was born on a farm in the Town of Wilna, Jefferson County, 13 Oct 1848 NY. He died 18 Apr 1918 Watertown, NY

He married
CECELIA ROSE NEARY, who was the daughter of FARRELL and ROSE (McKENNA) NEARY, was born 3 Dec 1848. She died 13 Jun 1925 at Watertown, NY

Children, PURCELL:

10 i HENRY PURCELL

11 ii KATHERINE PURCELL married JOHN KILFEATHER

12 iii ALICE PURCELL married RICHARD BUCK

13 iv JOHN PURCELL married ELIZABETH FITCH HATHWAY

14 v FRANCIS KEON PURCELL married ELLA CONGER, the daughter of W. HENRY and AMELIA (MAGOVENY) CONGER

14. FRANCIS KEON PURCELL (son of HENRY and CECELIA ROSE (NEARY) PURCELL) was born 23 Dec 1878 at Watertown, NY. Died 31 May 1950 at Watertown, NY

He married 27 Sep 1905
ELLA CONGER, who was the daughter of W. HENRY and AMELIA (MAGOVENY) CONGER born 24 Nov 1883 Watertown, NY and died 9 Sep 1963 Watertown, NY

Children, PURCELL:

15 i HENRY CONGER PURCELL

16 ii ROBERT WILLIAM PURCELL

17 iii FRANCIS KEON PURCELL, 2nd


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