Known the following:

Edward Gill b. 1850 d. 1895 m. Ellen?  Edward died at age 45, buried in Holy Cross Cemetery, Malden, MA.  Edward, Daniel and Margaret are buried together in Malden. Ellen is not with them.

  1. One known child: Daniel Andrew Gill b. 1888-1889 d. August, 1962-63 m. Margaret Francis Green abt. 1908.Daughter of Daniel Green and Ellen Sullivan. She was born 05MAR1889, Charlestown, MA d. 20DEC1979, Charlestown, MA One known child:
    1. Joseph Aloysius Gill b. 05JUN1909, Boston, MA d. September, 1983.


Descendants of Edward Gill

EDWARD GILL was born in Ireland. He married ROSANNA GORMAN. She was born in Ireland. The 1850 Census in the 2nd Ward, City of Boston, Suffolk County shows: (the writing is difficult to read)

Edward - 35 - Seaman - born Ireland

Rosanna - 30 - born Ireland

  1. Joseph - 7
  2. Mary - 6
  3. Jas - 4
  4. Ellen - 3
  5. Edward - 2
  6. James 1/12

I have made the assumption that Edward (age 2 above ) is the same as below.

EDWARD B. GILL was born 1850 in Boston, MA, and died January 19, 1895. He married MARY ELLEN L. MCCARTHY2 April 01, 1869 in Charlestown, Ma, daughter of DANIEL MCCARTHY and CATHARINE BARRY. She was born in Boston, MA, and died January 13, 1927.

EDWARD died at age of 45. Headstone set as memorial by wife Ellen to Edward. At death left wife and 5 children. A daughter was the wife of Michael Hunt, a well-known young resident of the district. Edward was a Member of Mishawum Assembly of Good Fellows. He is buried at Holy Cross Cemetery, Malden, MA. He was a Letter Carrier and lived on Lexington St, Charlestown, MA

Mrs. Mary E. Gill purchased Holy Cross Cemetery lot on November 13, 1894. She died at age 73 years. She is also at Holy Cross Cemetery, Malden, MA.

One known child of EDWARD GILL and MARY MCCARTHY is:

DANIEL ANDREW GILL was born February 18, 1892 in Boston, MA, and died August 31, 1962 in Charlestown, MA. He married MARGARET FRANCES GREEN May 19, 1909, daughter of DANIEL GREEN and ELLEN SULLIVAN. She was born March 08, 1889 in Charlestown, MA, and died December 20, 1979 in Charlestown, MA. Daniel died at 70 years old.

For 32 years he was an Officer of the Charlestown District Court. He was educated in Bunker Hill Schools. On Jan 11, 1918, he was appointed to the Boston Fire Department, Engine 36, Monument Sq., Charlestown, MA. On his retirement on Aug 15, 1929 from Fire Department, Judge E. Sullivan appointed him Court Officer. He was a Member of Bunker Hill Council, Knights of Columbus, Charlestown Veteran Firemen's Assn., Jackson Club of Charlestown, The Russell Club, Suffolk County Employees Assn., St. Vincent de Paul Society of St. Catherine's Church. He is also buried at Holy Cross Cemetery, Malden, MA.

MARGARET FRANCES GREEN: Age at death - 90 years. Buried at Holy Cross Cemetery, Malden, MA

Only child of DANIEL GILL and MARGARET GREEN is:

  1. JOSEPH ALOYSIUS4 GILL, b. June 05, 1909, Boston, Suffolk Co., MA; d. September 1983.

Any assistance is greatly appreciated. Erin Gill gillfam@prodigy.net

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