Margaret McGraw

ID# 4504, (25 Dec 1852 - 12 Oct 1934)


Margaret McGraw was born on 25 Dec 1852 at Liverpool, Lancashire, England,

Not showing on RGO Indexes.
Is NOT the Margaret Megraw, of Dec Qtr 1852, Liverpool, Vol 8B Pg 170 as I have that certificate.

She was the daughter of Joseph McGraw and Margaret Freel.

Margaret McGrath was baptised on 2 Jan 1853 in St Peters Priory, Liverpool, Lancashire, England,

Baptised 2 Jan 1853
Born 25 Dec 1852
Margareta McGrath
Parents: Joseph & Margaret McGrath
Godfather: Thomas McGrath
Godmother: Mary Ann Carrole.1,2



Margaret appeared on the 1861 English Census of 7 Apr 1861 in the household of Joseph McGraw at 1 Forrest Court, Liverpool, Lancashire, England;
McGRAW Joseph, Head, M, 49, Dock Labourer, Ireland
McGRAW Margaret, Wife, M, 43, Ireland
McGRAW Joseph, Son, Un, 18, Dock Labourer, Liverpool, Lancashire
McGRAW John, Son, Un, 14, Carter, Liverpool, Lancashire
McGRAW James, Son, 10, Scholar, Liverpool, Lancahsire
McGRAW Margaret, Dau, 7, Scholar, Liverpool, Lancashire.3



As of bt 1861 - 1871,Margaret McGraw was also known as Margaret McGrath.



James Clark received a Letter from Margaret McGrath;
He had a sister living in Liverpool in March 1868 as a copy of a letter exists. It reads:

3 March 1868 Liverpool
To my brother
To thee, the lov'd companion of my youth This tribute of affection I address Trusting a sister's love may give a worth To that which otherwise were valueless The hollow world will meet thee with a smile While Fortune smiles but should she tickle prove the smile becomes a frown False friends desert This then still warmer Glows a sister's love.4



Margaret appeared on the 1871 English Census of 2 Apr 1871 in the household of Joseph McGrath at 2 Court Forrest Street, Liverpool, Lancashire, England;
McGRATH Joseph, Head, Widower, 54, Stevedore, Ireland (should be 64/65)
McGRATH John, Son, Widower, 24, Lumper Dock, Lancashire Liverpool
McGRATH James, Son, Unm, 19, Carter, Lancashire Liverpool
McGRATH Mary/ Marg, Dau, Unm, 17, Lancashire, Liverpool.5



Margaret McGrath became the godmother at Mary Ann McGrath's baptism on 8 Apr 1875 Maria de Monte Carmelia, Liverpool, Lancashire, England;
(Our Lady of the Mount Carmel)
No 1171
Maria Anna McGrah
Born: 29 March 1875
Baptised: 4 April 1875
Parents: Jacobi & Margarita McGrah (Clare)
Godfather: Jacobus Boyne
Godmother: Mararita McGrah.1,6



Margaret appeared on the 1881 English Census of 3 Apr 1881 in the household of Joseph McGrath at Court Forrest St No 1, Liverpool, Lancashire, England;
McGRATH Joseph, Head, Widower, 66, Cart & Car Owner (Coach), Ireland
McGRATH John, Son, Unm, 32, Carter, Liverpool, Lancashire
McGRATH Margaret, Daur, Unm, 24, Liverpool, Lancashire.7



Margaret McGrath became the godmother at Margaret McGrath's baptism on 8 Mar 1882 St Peters Priory, Liverpool, Lancashire, England;
No 2721
Margarita McGrath
Born: 1 March 1882
Baptised: 8 March 1882
Parents: Jacobi & Margaritae McGarth (Clare)
Godmother: Margareta McGrath.1,8



Margaret McGrath witnessed the death of Joseph McGrath on 17 Oct 1884 1 Court, Forrest Street, Liverpool, Lancashire, England,
Joseph McGrath
Male, 70 years, Dock labourer

Informant: Margaret McGrath, Daughter, present at the Death.
1 Court, Forrest Street.1,9



Margaret McGrath became the godmother at Joseph McGrath's baptism on 3 Jul 1888 St Peters Priory, Liverpool, Lancashire, England;
Baptised twice:
No 4326
Josephus McGrath

Born: 2 July 1888
Baptised: 3 July 1888
Parents: Jacobi & Margareita McGrath (Clare)
Godmother: Margareite McGrath

2nd Baptism:
No 4329
11 July 1888
Same as above

Noted on the right hand side:
died in Infancy.1,10



Margaret appeared on the 1891 English Census of 5 Apr 1891 in the household of John McGrath at 2 Court Forrest Street, Liverpool, Lancashire, England;
McGRATH John, Head, Single, 40, Cart Driver, employed, Liverpool
McGRATH Margaret, Sister, Single, 32, At Home, Liverpool
McGRATH Sarah, Niece, Single 12, Liverpool.11



Margaret appeared on the 1901 English Census of 31 Mar 1901 in the household of John McGrath at 32 Pitt Street, Liverpool, Lancashire, England;
McGRATH John, Head, Single, 50, Master Carter, Own account, Liverpool
McGRATH Margaret, Sister, Single, 37, Greengrocer Shopkeeper, Own account, Liverpool.12



Margaret appeared on the 1911 English Census of 2 Apr 1911 at 28 Pitt Street, Liverpool, Lancashire, England, also listed in the household was James, John, Francis and Teresa ;
Mc GRATH Margaret, Head, 50, Single, no children, Dealer, Shopkeeper, Fruit, Own Account, At Home, Liverpool Lancashire, British
Mc GRATH James, Brother, 58, Widower, Dealer, Horse, Own Acc, Liverpool Lancashire
Mc GRATH John, Brother, 66, Single, no children, Dealer, Horse, own Acc, Liverpool Lancashire
Mc GRATH Francis, Nephew, 21, Single, Motor Mechanic, Motor, Own Acc, Liverpool Lancashire
Mc GRATH Teresa, Niece, 19, Single, Domestic, House, Own Acc, At Home, Liverpool Lancashire.13



Margaret died on 12 Oct 1934 at St Augustine's Home, Liverpool, Lancashire, England, at age 81 years, 9 months and 17 days

Margaret McGrath
At St Augustine's Home, from 28 Pitt Street
Spinister, Aged 72
Greengrocery Shopkeeper (formerly)
Daughter of Joseph McGrath, Cab Proprietor (deceased)

T Sloan, Niece, 3 Britannia Avenue was the informant.1,14



Margaret's cause of death on 12 Oct 1934 was from I (a) Myocarditis (b) Arterio- Sclenosis
II Chronic Infective Osteoarthritis
No Post Mortem Done.



Margaret McGrath's estate was probated on 13 Apr 1935 at London, London, England,

McGRATH Margaret
of 28 Pitt Street Toxteth Park Liverpool, Spinster died 12 October 1934 at St Augustine Home Liverpool.
Administration London 13 April to James Cameron retired antique dealer.
Effects £209 2s 11d

James Cameron of 4 Clapman Court Terrace, Kings Avenue, Wandsworth in the County of Surrey, Retired Antique Dealer, was lawful nephew of the whole blood, one of the persons entitled to share in the estate of the said intestate.
13 April 1935.15
FatherJoseph McGraw (c 1806 - 17 Oct 1884)
MotherMargaret Freel (c 1818 - 7 Apr 1867)

Citations

  1. [S1] Certificate held on file, Held by Ailsa Corlett, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia. Hereinafter cited as Certificate held on file.
  2. [S54] Old Church Records, Parish Registers, Various Repositories, St Peters Priory, Liverpool, Lancashire Catholic Baptisms 1802 - 1906, via Ancestry.co.uk. Hereinafter cited as Parish Registers.
  3. [S30] 1861 English Census (www.ancestry.co.uk: PRO England, 7 April 1861), 1861 St Thomas Liverpool, Lancashire, District 3d, RG 9/2674, page 34. Hereinafter cited as 1861 English Census.
  4. [S4] Letter from Yvonne Chisholm (Wellington, New Zealand) to Ailsa Corlett, various dates; Held by Ailsa Corlett (Brisbane, Queensland, Australia), Various copies of items over the years.
  5. [S31] 1871 English Census (www.ancestry.co.uk: PRO England, 2 Arpril 1871), 1871 Lancashire, Liverpool, St Thomas, District 2, RG 10/ 3776, page 12
    Recorded as Mc Grath. Hereinafter cited as 1871 English Census.
  6. [S54] Old Church Records, Parish Registers: 1875 Maria de Monte Carmeli (Our Lady of Mount Carmel), Liverpool, Lancashire, RC Baptisms, via Ancestry.co.uk.
  7. [S80] 1881 English Census (www.ancestry.co.uk: PRO England, 3 April 1881), 1881 Lancashire, Liverpool, St Thomas, District 2, RG 11/3615 page 40. Hereinafter cited as 1881 English Census.
  8. [S54] Old Church Records, Parish Registers: 1882 St Peters Priory, Liverpool, Lancashire, RC Baptisms, via Ancestry.co.uk.
  9. [S78] BDM Indexes online: England Civil Registration online, findmypast.co.uk . Online www.findmypast.com/ www.ancestry.co.uk;, 1884 Dec Qtr, Liverpool, Lancashire, 8b 84a 70yr old, Saint Thomas.
  10. [S54] Old Church Records, Parish Registers: 1888 St Peters Priory, Liverpool, Lancashire, RC Baptisms, via Ancestry.co.uk.
  11. [S74] 1891 English Census (www.ancestry.co.uk: PRO England, 5 April 1891), 1891 Lancashire, Liverpool, St Thomas, District 2, RG 12/2910 page 23. Hereinafter cited as 1891 English Census.
  12. [S65] 1901 English Census (www.ancestry.co.uk: PRO England, 31 March 1901), 1901 Lancashire, Liverpool, St Thomas, District 1, RG 13/3414 page 22. Hereinafter cited as 1901 English Census.
  13. [S128] PRO England, 1911 English Census (www.Findmypast.co.uk: National Archives England, 2 April 1911), 1911 Liverpool Lancashire RG14PN22203 RG78PN1313 RD453 SD3 ED29 SN90 Mc Grath. Hereinafter cited as 1911 English Census.
  14. [S78] England Civil Registration online BDM Indexes online, 1934 Dec Qtr, Toxteth Park, Liverpool South, Lancashire, 8B 108, aged 72.
  15. [S132] England & Wales, National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Adminstrations) 1858-1966, 1935 McGrath Margaret via Ancestry.co.uk - National Probate Calendar, Ancestry.co.uk.