1894 Obituaries: July 30

Chicago Daily News July 30, 1894 pg 1

Chicago Daily News
July 30, 1894 pg 1


The following obituaries were printed on page 5 of the July 30, 1894 issue of the Chicago Daily News;

“FOX-ANNIE, beloved sister of Rose, Margaret, Peter, Barney, Patrick and Paul Fox and native of County West Meath, Ireland, aged 19 years. Funeral from her brother-in-law, James D. Lynen’s residence, 1510 W. North-av., Wednesday, at 10 o’clock, to St. Slyvester’s church where high mass will be celebrated, thence by carriages to Calvery cemetery.”

“BREIT-JOHANNA, beloved daughter of John and Catharina Breit, aged 4 years and 5 days. Funeral Tuesday at 1:30 p.m., from parents’ residence, 279 E. Blackhawk-st., to St. Michael’s church, thence to St. Boniface cemetery.”

“BARRETT-July 28, Mrs. KATE BARRETT, aged 72 years. Funeral Tuesday at 9 a.m., from 3024 Broad-st., to St. Bridget’s church, thence by carriages to Calvary.”

“BRYANT-Harbor Point, Mich., July 28, 1894, HENRY BEADMAN, infant son of Dwight S. and Nellie P. Bryant, aged 3 months and 15 days. Burial private.”

“DOUGALL-The funeral services of the late JAMES DOUGALL, will be held on Tuesday, the 31st, at 2 p.m., at the residence of his father, Thomas Dougall, 47 Cedar-st. Friends of the family invited. Burial private. Kindly omit flowers.”

“DEVLIN-Sunday, July 29, 1894, at 4507 Wabash-av., Mrs. JOHN DEVLIN, mother of Mrs. John Walsh. Funeral Tuesday, July 31, at 9 o’clock, from late residence, to St. Elizabeth’s church, thence by carriages to Mount Olive. Quebec (Canada) papers please copy.”

“DWYER-July 28, 1894, JOHANNA DWYER (nee O’Meara), beloved wife of Matthew Dwyer, mother of Sarah and Nonie Dwyer, sister of Mrs. John Ryan, Mrs. M. Ryan and Miss Maggie O’Meara, aged 29 years; native of Bohercarron, parish of Galbally, County Limerick, Ireland. Funeral Tuesday, at 9:30 a.m., from 3701 Emerald-av., to Nativity church, for high mass, thence by carriages to Calvary.”

“LENIHAN-At Quincy, Ill., July 28, CORNELIUS, beloved son of Cornelius and Catherine Lenihan (nee McAuliffe), native of Ballinaberna, County Limerick, Ireland, member of Stone-Cutters union, Ancient Order of Hibernians and ClanNaGuel Guards, aged 22 years. Funeral from late residence, 553 Fairfield-av., Chicago, Ill., Tuesday, July 31, 9:30 a.m., to St. Agathy’s church, union depot, by cars to Calvary.”

“MANGAN-July 30, 1894, at 5 a.m., JOHN, beloved son of Simon and Hanna Mangan, aged 18 years and 11 months. Funeral from parents’ residence, 459 S. Canal-st., at 9 a.m., to Jesuit church, C., M. & St. P. to Calvary.”

“SOLTOW-July 28, 1894, JOHN, beloved husband of Marie, aged 72 years and 4 months. Funeral Tuesday, July 31, at 1 p.m., from residence, 4510 Wabash-av., to Oakwoods cemetery.”

“TROCH-CHARLES, aged 69 years and 8 days. Funeral Tuesday, July 31, from his daughter’s residence, 308 W. North-av., at 1 p.m.; interment at Wunder’s cemetery.”

My transcription above is exactly as the notices appeared on page 5 of the July 30, 1894 issue of the Chicago Daily News with the exception of quotation marks at the beginning and end of each obituary. Abbreviations, capitalizations and references to people, places and things are indicative of the era in which this information was published. When possible, the deceased are also memorialized on Find A Grave.

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