Margaret Day

F, b. 7 February 1858, d. 22 August 1891
Father*Darby Day b. c 1809, d. 18 Feb 1882
Mother*Johanna Murnane b. 22 Jul 1819, d. 16 Nov 1902
Last Edited=25 Sep 2012
     Margaret Day was born on 7 February 1858 in Marshall County, Illinois, United States. She died on 22 August 1891 in Marshall County, Illinois, United States, at age 33; Margaret Day died at the Marshall County Poor Farm on August 8, 1891. The cause of death is given as "insanity with cerebral amania." The record indicates that she had been insane for 20 years.1 She was buried in St. Patrick's Cemetery, Camp Grove, Marshall County, Illinois, United States.2
     She appeared on the census of 4 June 1860 in the household of Darby Day in Henry, Marshall County, Illinois, United States.3 Margaret Day appeared on the census of 3 July 1865 in the household of Darby Day in Henry, Marshall County, Illinois, United States; In addition, one more male between 10 and 20 is listed in the record, but it is impossible to tell if this is James or John.4 Margaret Day appeared on the census of 14 June 1870 in the household of Darby Day in Saratoga Township, Marshall County, Illinois, United States.5 Margaret Day witnessed the baptism of Thomas James Day on 3 January 1874 in St. Patrick's Church, Camp Grove, Marshall County, Illinois, United States; The sponsors for the baptism were Darby Day and Margaret Day.6 Margaret Day witnessed the marriage of Mary Ellen Ryan and James Day on 4 January 1875 in Camp Grove, Marshall County, Illinois, United States; Standing up for James and Mary Ellen were Thomas Ryan and Margaret Day.7 Margaret Day appeared on the census of 8 June 1880 in the household of Darby Day in Valley Township, Stark County, Illinois, United States.8

Citations

  1. [S323] Margaret Day Death Certificate.
  2. [S14] Darby Day, Index of Cemetery, October 23, 1956 Dennis Day Files.
  3. [S6] June 4, 1860 Census Record, Provo, Utah, United States.
  4. [S3] July 3, 1865 Census Record, Provo, Utah, United States, LDS: film number: 972763, digital folder number:     004679638, image number: 00013.
  5. [S5] June 14, 1870 Census Record, Provo, Utah, United States.
  6. [S31] St. Patricks Catholic Church, Church Records for St. Patricks Catholic Church.
  7. [S10] County Clerk's Office, Vital Records Marshall County.
  8. [S19] June 8, 1880 Census Record, Provo, Utah, United States.