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  • The McGillin Families of County Tyrone, Northern Ireland and Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Thomas William McGillin

Thomas William McGillin

Male 1919 - 1969  (50 years)

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  • Name Thomas William McGillin 
    Born 3 Feb 1919  Pennsylvania, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 4 Jul 1969  Delaware County, Pennsylvania, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Yeadon, Delaware County, Pennsylvania, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Siblings 1 sibling 
    Person ID I1986  Simon and Related Families | Descendants of Simon Carr (1812-1888)
    Last Modified 15 Jul 2020 

    Father Joseph Aloysius McGillin,   b. 6 Mar 1888, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Feb 1921, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 32 years) 
    Mother Margaret Madonna "Donna" Deveney,   b. 16 Apr 1887, Newark, Essex County, New Jersey, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Feb 1963, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Married 30 Dec 1909  Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Documents
    McGillin, Joseph (1888-1921) | Deveney, Margaret - Marriage
    McGillin, Joseph (1888-1921) | Deveney, Margaret - Marriage
    1909 marriage record for Joseph A. McGillin and Margaritam Deveney, from the church records of Assumption B.V.M. RC Church, Philadelphia.
    Family ID F629  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Florence Rita Williams,   b. 11 Nov 1918, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Dec 2012, Lake Forest, Orange County, California, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 94 years) 
    Married Abt Nov 1939  Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Living
    Last Modified 26 Jan 2015 
    Family ID F672  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Yeadon, Delaware County, Pennsylvania, United States Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • BIRTH:
      - Month and year of birth would be February 1919, according to age (11 months) in 1920 U.S. Census for Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, E.D. 1134, Sheet 15B, Line 79. Ages in the 1920 Census were determined as of 1 January 1920. State of birth given as Pennsylvania. Enumerated as Thomas McGillin, with parents Joseph A. and Margaret M. McGillin.
      - Full date of 3 February 1919 given in Social Security Death Index entry for Thomas McGillin. SSN: 169-16-1144, issued in Pennsylvania.
      - Year of birth would be 1918-1919, according to age (11 years) in 1930 U.S. Census for Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, E.D. 51-506, Sheet 21A, Line 3. State of birth given as Pennsylvania. Enumerated as Thomas McGillin, with parents Michael J. and Doris J. McGillin. This couple would be his actual uncle and aunt, indicating that his biological parents died prior to 1930.
      - Consistent with age (21 years) in 1940 U.S. Census for Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, E.D. 51-1953A, Sheet 16B, Line 54. State of birth given as Pennsylvania. Enumerated as Thomas W. McGillen, with his wife in the household of his uncle, Michael J. and Jennie M. McGillen. In this record, he is described as the nephew of Michael J. McGillen.
      - Full date given as 3 February 1919 in 1940 World War II Draft Registration Card for Thomas William McGillin. Place of birth given as Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Other identified as Mrs. Margaret Maddona (sic) McGillin.
      - Full date given as 3 February 1919 in record for Thomas W. McGillin in "Pennsylvania, Veterans Burial Cards, 1777-2012," on ancestry.com.

      MARRIAGE:
      Wife named as Florence McGillen in the 1940 U.S. Census.
      In the 1940 U.S. Census, Florence McGillen was asked additional questions, including her age at first marriage. She had been married only one, and was married at age 20. Thus, a marriage year of 1939 is indicated.
      In the Pennsylvania, Philadelphia Marriage Indexes, 1885-1951, on www.familysearch.org, there is a marriage record for Thomas W. McGillin and Florence R. Williams in November 1939. Certificate No. 712943.
      There is also a 1949 Philadelphia Marriage License (No. 872333) between a Thomas W. McGillin and a Florence R. McGillin. Perhaps they divorced and then reconciled/remarried.

      OCCUPATION:
      Shipper, piston ring mfr. (1940 U.S. Census)
      Employee, Howard Philadelphia, Inc. (1940 World War II Draft Registration Card)

      ADDRESS:
      4534 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (1963 Pennsylvania Death Certificate of mother)

      DEATH:
      - Month and year of death given as July 1969 in Social Security Death Index. Place of last residence given as Glenolden, Delaware County, Pennsylvania.
      - Full date given as 4 July 1969 in record for Thomas W. McGillin in "Pennsylvania, Veterans Burial Cards, 1777-2012," on ancestry.com.

      BURIAL:
      Buried in Holy Cross Cemetery, Yeadon, Pennsylvania, Section F, Range 14, Lot 53, according to record for Thomas W. McGillin in "Pennsylvania, Veterans Burial Cards, 1777-2012," on ancestry.com.


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