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Timothy Keefe

Timothy Keefe

Male 1820 - 1889  (~ 69 years)

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  • Name Timothy Keefe 
    Born circa 1820  Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • obituary for daughter Roseanna Keefe Fischer states that her father, Timothy, was a native of Tipperary Ireland. The obituary for wife Mary states that he was from County Clare.
    Roseanne Keefe Fischer Obituary
    Mary Keefe Obit:  Edwardsville Intelligencer
December 27, 1895
    Gender Male 
    Residence 1860  Alton, Madison County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location 
    a Timothy Keif, 30 years old, born in Ireland, enumerated on census as head of household, with Mary age 30 and Mary age 5 in the home. COULD BE THEM 
    • CENSUS READING
      1860 Alton, Madison County, Illinois
      Timothy Keif, 30 years old, born in Ireland, day laborer, personal estate valued at 50
      Mary Keif, 30 years old, born in Ireland
      Mary [sic] Keif, 5 years old, born in Ireland



      this consistent with family stories that little Bridgit went back to live with father Timothy after he remarried.
    Residence 1870  Alton, Madison County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Timothy Keef, 50 years old, born in Ireland; parents of foreign birth; enumerated on census as a laborer. Value of personal estate $200. Mary, Bridget, and Roseanna in home 
    • CENSUS READING
      1870 Alton, Madison County, Illinois
      Timothy Keef, 50 years old, born in Ireland. Parents of foreign birth. Laborer. Value of personal estate: 200
      Mary Keef, 45 years old, born in Ireland.
      Bridget Keef, 15 years old, born in Pennsylvania.
      Rosana Keef, 8 years old, born in Illinois
    1870 U.S. Census
Madison County, Illinois
    1870 U.S. Census Madison County, Illinois
    Individual Note Oct 1877  Alton, Madison County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Stable Burned 
    • per Alton Telegraph, October 4: The stable of Timothy Keefe, on Union street, in the vicinity of the city cemetery, was burned about 4 o'clock Wednesday morning
    Alton Telegraph
October 4, 1877
    Timothy Keefe - Alton Map
    Died 10 Jan 1889 
    • listing in St. Patrick's parish books for death of Timothy Keefe, about 77 years old; Mary listed as widow in 1889 city directory and in Sept 1890 article
    1889 Alton City Directory
    Timothy Keefe Death Record
    Person ID I40885  My Family Tree
    Last Modified 13 Dec 2020 

    Father Unknown Keefe 
    Family ID F10063  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Bridget McCune,   b. Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1855-1860 
    Married Before 1854 
    Children 
    +1. Bridgit Keefe,   b. 15 Dec 1854, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Oct 1935, Alton, Madison County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)  [Birth]
     2. Son Keefe  [Birth]
    Last Modified 13 Dec 2020 
    Family ID F4327  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Mary Walls,   b. circa 1825, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Dec 1895, Alton, Madison County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 70 years) 
    Married After 1855 
    Timothy Keefe Marriage 2
    Timothy Keefe Marriage 2
    SS Peter and Paul Parish Records
    Children 
    +1. Roseanna Keefe,   b. 17 Sept 1861, Alton, Madison County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Feb 1947, Godfrey Township, Madison County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years)  [Birth]
    Last Modified 13 Dec 2020 
    Family ID F4328  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Photos
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    Irish

  • Sources 
    1. [S18219] 1870 Madison county Illinois.


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