John McSheffery, 18591935 (aged 75 years)

Name
John /McSheffery/
Given names
John
Surname
McSheffery
Birth
Marriage
Text:

Marriage solemnized at St Anne's, parish of Belfast
15 Feb 1889 at parish church according to the rites of the Church of Ireland by licence
John McSheffrey, 23, bachelor, private ---, residing Victoria Barracks Belfast, son of Hugh McSheffery a groom
Rosetta Gort age 21, spinster of 22 Barr Street Belfast, daughter of John Gort a labourer
In the presence of T Maxwell and Lizzie Moore

Census
Text:

43 Drysdale's Building:
John McSheffery, head, married, 34, horse driver in coal mine, born Ireland
Rosetta McSheffery, wife, age 29, born Ireland
John McSheffery, son, age 10, scholar, born Ireland
Samuel McSheffery, son, age 8, scholar, born Ireland
Martha McSheffery, daughter age 7, scholar born Ireland
Edith McSheffery, daughter age 5, scholar born Ireland
Roseline McSheffery, daughter age 3, born Ireland
Mary McSheffery, daughter age 1, born Ireland
John Gault, brother-in-law, single, age 23, pit head worker (Colliery), born Ireland

Immigration
Note: John and his family departed Glasgow on 21 Aug 1902 aboard the ship 'Astoria' under Master Wilson bound for New York. The family consisted of:

John and his family departed Glasgow on 21 Aug 1902 aboard the ship 'Astoria' under Master Wilson bound for New York. The family consisted of:
John McSheffery pony driver aged 40
Mrs McSheffery aged 33
John aged 11 and a half
Samuel aged 10
Martha aged 8
Edith aged 5
Rosaline aged 3 and a half
Mary aged 2
Jennie aged 1
They were described as 'Scotch'.

Census
Address: Ward 32, enumeration district 1395
Note: The household was counted as follows:

The household was counted as follows:
John McSheffery head aged 47, watchman, packing house, Irish
Rosetta wife aged 37, 8 children, Irish
John son aged 20, single, irish, clerk, retail grocer
Samuel son aged 18, single, Irish, clerk, retail grocer
Martha daughter single, Irish
Edith daughter single aged 14, Irish
Roseline daughter aged 12, single Irish
Mary daughter aged 10, single, Irish
Jenny daughter aged 8, Scottish
James son aged 6 born Illinois.

Census
Note: The following family members were counted:

The following family members were counted:
John McSheffery aged 59 policeman stockyards
Rose aged 48
John aged 30 chaffeur stockyards
Edith aged 24 manager mail order department
Mary aged 20 operator gum factory
Jennie aged 17 sorter mail order house
James aged 15 messenger boy stockyards born Illinois
Edward aged 7 born Illinois

Death
Family with parents
father
himself
18591935
Birth: June 10, 1859 Coleralne, Londonderry, Ireland
Death: 1935Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States
Family with Agnes Rose Netta Gault
himself
18591935
Birth: June 10, 1859 Coleralne, Londonderry, Ireland
Death: 1935Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States
wife
Gault, Rose Netta 'Rosetta' (1868-1928) and daughter McSheffery, Jeanie (1902-1949)
18681928
Birth: July 15, 1868 34 30 Kirconriola, Lower-Toome, Antrim, Ireland
Death: May 17, 1928Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States
Marriage MarriageFebruary 15, 1899Belfast, Belfast, Antrim, Ireland
-9 years
son
18901945
Birth: April 6, 1890 30 21 Belfast, Belfast, Antrim, Ireland
Death: December 9, 1945
2 years
son
18921959
Birth: May 9, 1892 32 23 Belfast, Belfast, Antrim, Ireland
Death: May 8, 1959
21 months
daughter
18941984
Birth: January 28, 1894 34 25 Belfast, Belfast, Antrim, Ireland
Death: June 1984Robertsdale, Baldwin, Alabama, United States
21 months
daughter
18951985
Birth: October 31, 1895 36 27 Ireland
Death: May 1985
3 years
daughter
18981949
Birth: about 1898 38 29 Ireland
Death: September 14, 1949
18 months
daughter
18991981
Birth: June 29, 1899 40 30 Belfast, Belfast, Antrim, Ireland
Death: March 1981Calumet Park, Illinois, Cook, United States
3 years
daughter
19021949
Birth: April 18, 1902 42 33 Blackburn, Stirling, Scotland, United Kingdom
Death: after 1949
9 months
son
3 years
son
19041949
Birth: about 1904 44 35 Illinois, United States
Death: before 1949
10 years
son
19131949
Birth: 1913 53 44 Illinois, United States
Death: after 1949
Marriage
Text:

Marriage solemnized at St Anne's, parish of Belfast
15 Feb 1889 at parish church according to the rites of the Church of Ireland by licence
John McSheffrey, 23, bachelor, private ---, residing Victoria Barracks Belfast, son of Hugh McSheffery a groom
Rosetta Gort age 21, spinster of 22 Barr Street Belfast, daughter of John Gort a labourer
In the presence of T Maxwell and Lizzie Moore

Census
Text:

43 Drysdale's Building:
John McSheffery, head, married, 34, horse driver in coal mine, born Ireland
Rosetta McSheffery, wife, age 29, born Ireland
John McSheffery, son, age 10, scholar, born Ireland
Samuel McSheffery, son, age 8, scholar, born Ireland
Martha McSheffery, daughter age 7, scholar born Ireland
Edith McSheffery, daughter age 5, scholar born Ireland
Roseline McSheffery, daughter age 3, born Ireland
Mary McSheffery, daughter age 1, born Ireland
John Gault, brother-in-law, single, age 23, pit head worker (Colliery), born Ireland

Immigration
Census
Census
Immigration

John and his family departed Glasgow on 21 Aug 1902 aboard the ship 'Astoria' under Master Wilson bound for New York. The family consisted of:
John McSheffery pony driver aged 40
Mrs McSheffery aged 33
John aged 11 and a half
Samuel aged 10
Martha aged 8
Edith aged 5
Rosaline aged 3 and a half
Mary aged 2
Jennie aged 1
They were described as 'Scotch'.

Census

The household was counted as follows:
John McSheffery head aged 47, watchman, packing house, Irish
Rosetta wife aged 37, 8 children, Irish
John son aged 20, single, irish, clerk, retail grocer
Samuel son aged 18, single, Irish, clerk, retail grocer
Martha daughter single, Irish
Edith daughter single aged 14, Irish
Roseline daughter aged 12, single Irish
Mary daughter aged 10, single, Irish
Jenny daughter aged 8, Scottish
James son aged 6 born Illinois.

Census

The following family members were counted:
John McSheffery aged 59 policeman stockyards
Rose aged 48
John aged 30 chaffeur stockyards
Edith aged 24 manager mail order department
Mary aged 20 operator gum factory
Jennie aged 17 sorter mail order house
James aged 15 messenger boy stockyards born Illinois
Edward aged 7 born Illinois