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Margaret Devlin

Female 1829 - 1905  (76 years)


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  • Name Margaret Devlin  [1
    Born 1829  Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4
    Gender Female 
    Baptism 13 Sep 1870  St. John's Episcopal Church, North Adams, Berkshire, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Confirmation 13 Sep 1871  St. John's Episcopal Church, North Adams, Berkshire, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    HEAL Cause of death: apoplexy  [7
    Died 22 Dec 1905  North Adams, Berkshire, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 8, 9, 10
    Buried 26 Dec 1905  Hillside Cemetery, North Adams, Berkshire, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 10
    Notes 
    • Alternative birthdate: ca 1835

      Listed in 1880 MA Census, age 43, keeping house, born Ireland

      Listed in 1900 MA Census, born 1835, age 65, widow, born NY, owns home free of mortgage, living at 29 Montgomery St.

      AE: 76 years

      Last address: 20 Montgomery St., AE: 74y, 4m

      Mrs. Margaret James, an old and well known resident, died at her home on Montgomery street, age 76 years. She had been in feeble health for some years, but her death was sudden, being caused by a shock which she suffered the day before. Mrs. James had been a resident of North Adams for many years. She was a member of St. John's Episcopal Church. Her husband, Edward James, died about 10 years agoe very suddenly of apoplexy. She leaves two step-sons and two step-daughters, Albert, Theodore, Miss Lizze and Miss Augusta James, all of North Adams. Burial will be in Hillside Cemetery. [1, 7, 9, 11, 12]
    Person ID I13967  Mindrum
    Last Modified 24 Aug 2011 

    Father Devlin,   d. Dec  
    Family ID F14165  Group Sheet

    Family Edward Thomas James,   b. 4 Dec 1822, Spetisbury, Dorset, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Feb 1896, North Adams, Berkshire, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years) 
    Married 20 Jan 1866  Stockport, Columbia, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [13
    • Rectory
    Children 
     1. Jane Louisa Jennie James,   b. 17 Jan 1869, North Adams, Berkshire, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Nov 1881, North Adams, Berkshire, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 12 years)
    Last Modified 7 Aug 2017 
    Family ID F9705  Group Sheet

  • Headstones
    James, Edward family headstone
    James, Edward family headstone
    James, Margaret Devlin
    James, Margaret Devlin

  • Sources 
    1. [S1267]

    2. [S1133] birthplace.

    3. [S994] birthdate calculated from AE, p. 115.

    4. [S2670] Hillside Cemetery Headstones, North Adams, Massachusetts, birthyear.

    5. [S997] Book 1, p. 28.

    6. [S997] Book 1, p. 109.

    7. [S994]

    8. [S994] p. 115.

    9. [S993]

    10. [S2670] Hillside Cemetery Headstones, North Adams, Massachusetts.

    11. [S1141]

    12. [S1133]

    13. [S184] Church records from Church of St. John the Evangelist, Stockport, NY, compiled 1991 by Linda L. Fenoff, City of Hudson Deputy Historian.