John Edmund FitzgeraldAge: 70 years18151885

Name
John Edmund Fitzgerald
Given names
John Edmund
Surname
Fitzgerald
Birth 1815 35 21
Note: Sources of information: Ancestry.Com, US Census Reports, and the book DAUGHTERS OF THE REPUBLIC OF TEXAS, PATRIOT ANCESTOR ALBUM, pg. 95. and documents in the office of the Texas General Land Office in Austin, Texas
Birth of a brotherFrancis Marion Fitzgerald
1816 (Age 12 months)
Note:
Sources of All Information: Ancestry.Com, US Census Reports, and the book DAUGHTERS OF THE REVOLUTION OF TEXAS, PATRIOT ANCESTOR ALBUM, pg 95.
Birth of a brotherWilliam Wiseman Fitzgerald
about 1817 (Age 2 years)
Note:
Source of information: Ancestry.Com, US Census Reports, a book titled DAUGHTER OF THE REVOLUTION OF TEXAS, PATRIOT ANCESTOR ALBUM, pg. 95. Also US Census Reports for 1850 and 1860. Additionally, documents on file in the offices of the Texas General Land Office in Austin, Texas.
Birth of a brotherTheophilus R. Fitzgerald
1818 (Age 3 years)
Note:
Source of information: The book, THE DAUGHTERS OF THE REVOLUTION OF TEXAS, PATRIOT ANCESTOR ALBUM, pg. 95. Additional source: Documents in the offices of the Texas General Land Office in Austin, Texas.
Birth of a sisterElizabeth Ann Fitzgerald
1819 (Age 4 years)

Note:
Source of information: The book, THE DAUGHTERS OF THE REVOLUTION OF TEXAS, PATRIOT ANCESTOR ALBUM, page 95.
Residence 1822 (Age 7 years)
Note: John moved with his family to Mississippi. Source: The book DAUGHTERS OF THE REVOLUTION OF TEXAS, PATRIOT ANCESTOR ALBUM, pg. 95.
MarriageMary Wooten (Fitzgerald)View this family
May 25, 1837 (Age 22 years)
Residence January 8, 1839 (Age 24 years)
Note: John, his wife, Mary Wooten and their son, Tilman, along with his brother, William Wiseman, arrived in the Republic of Texas on 8 January 1839. SOURCE: Documents on file in the Texas General Land Office in Austin, Texas.
Event
TEXAS LAND PATENT
May 1839 (Age 24 years)
Note: John was granted a Certificate #11 for 640 acres of land. However, instead of choosing a site, he sold his certificate to a man in Polk County for $100.00. SOURCE: Documents in the offices of the Texas General Land Office in Austin, Texas.
Residence about 1840 (Age 25 years)
Note: John and his family, his brother, William Wiseman and his sister, Elizabeth, moved to Polk County.
Birth of a daughter
#1
Nancy Fitzgerald
1842 (Age 27 years)
Death of a fatherTilman Fitzgerald
about 1842 (Age 27 years)
Note: On documents in the Texas General Land Office in Austin, Texas, Tilman's heirs state that their father has lived in the Republic of Texas three years before his death.
Birth of a daughter
#2
Kate Elizabeth Fitzgerald
1844 (Age 29 years)
Death of a brotherLeRoy (Larry) Fitzgerald
1846 (Age 31 years)
Death of a brotherFrancis Marion Fitzgerald
February 16, 1846 (Age 31 years)
Note: Francis drowned during a storm on Trinity/Galveston Bay. Source: Chambers County, A Pictorial History by Kevin Ladd and Margaret Henson.
Death of a motherNancy Ann Wiseman (Fitzgerald)
1848 (Age 33 years)
Birth of a son
#3
William Wiseman Fitzgerald
1850 (Age 35 years)
Residence 1850 (Age 35 years)
Note: On the 1850, 1860, 1870, and 1880 Census Reports, John continues to live in Polk (San Jacinto) County.
Birth of a son
#4
Robert J. Fitzgerald
1852 (Age 37 years)
Birth of a son
#5
Thomas M. Fitzgerald
June 21, 1854 (Age 39 years)
Birth of a daughter
#6
Mary Ann Fitzgerald
1860 (Age 45 years)
Death of a brotherWilliam Wiseman Fitzgerald
May 1863 (Age 48 years)
Death of a wifeMary Wooten (Fitzgerald)
1878 (Age 63 years)
Burial of a wifeMary Wooten (Fitzgerald)
1878 (Age 63 years)
Cemetery: Center Hill Cemetery
Note 1878 (Age 63 years)

Note: Wife, Mary Wooten, died
MarriageSarah (Unknown)View this family
about 1879 (Age 64 years)

Birth of a grandson
#1
Edward Wiseman Fitzgerald
January 26, 1880 (Age 65 years)
Birth of a grandson
#2
John Walter Fitzgerald
January 1, 1883 (Age 68 years)
Note: John was born on the Fitzgerald land in San Jacinto County. Source: Grandson, Jerry Wayne Fitzgerald.
Birth of a granddaughter
#3
Margaret LETA Fitzgerald (Eddins)
1884 (Age 69 years)
Death 1885 (Age 70 years)
Burial 1885 (on the date of death)
Cemetery: Center Hill Cemetery
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: 1810Georgia
5 years
elder brother
2 years
himself
2 years
younger brother
2 years
younger brother
2 years
younger brother
2 years
younger sister
Family with Mary Wooten (Fitzgerald) - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: May 25, 1837Carroll County, Mississippi, USA
6 years
daughter
3 years
daughter
7 years
son
3 years
son
3 years
son
7 years
daughter
Family with Sarah (Unknown) - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: about 1879

Birth
Sources of information: Ancestry.Com, US Census Reports, and the book DAUGHTERS OF THE REPUBLIC OF TEXAS, PATRIOT ANCESTOR ALBUM, pg. 95. and documents in the office of the Texas General Land Office in Austin, Texas
Residence
John moved with his family to Mississippi. Source: The book DAUGHTERS OF THE REVOLUTION OF TEXAS, PATRIOT ANCESTOR ALBUM, pg. 95.
Residence
John, his wife, Mary Wooten and their son, Tilman, along with his brother, William Wiseman, arrived in the Republic of Texas on 8 January 1839. SOURCE: Documents on file in the Texas General Land Office in Austin, Texas.
Event
John was granted a Certificate #11 for 640 acres of land. However, instead of choosing a site, he sold his certificate to a man in Polk County for $100.00. SOURCE: Documents in the offices of the Texas General Land Office in Austin, Texas.
Residence
John and his family, his brother, William Wiseman and his sister, Elizabeth, moved to Polk County.
Residence
On the 1850, 1860, 1870, and 1880 Census Reports, John continues to live in Polk (San Jacinto) County.
Note
Wife, Mary Wooten, died
  1. Generation 1
    1. John Edmund Fitzgerald, son of Tilman Fitzgerald and Nancy Ann Wiseman (Fitzgerald), was born in 1815 in Columbia, Georgia, USA and died in 1885 in San Jacinto County, Texas, USA at the age of 70. He married 2 times. The first time he married Mary Wooten (Fitzgerald) on May 25, 1837 in Carroll County, Mississippi, USA. She was born in 1817 in Alabama, USA and died in 1878 in San Jacinto County, Texas, USA at the age of 61. The second time he married Sarah (Unknown) about 1879.

      Children of John Edmund Fitzgerald and Mary Wooten (Fitzgerald):

      1. Nancy Fitzgerald (1842)
      2. Kate Elizabeth Fitzgerald (1844)
      3. William Wiseman Fitzgerald (1850)
      4. Robert J. Fitzgerald (1852)
      5. Thomas M. Fitzgerald (18541943)
      6. Mary Ann Fitzgerald (1860)
  2. Generation 2back to top
    1. Thomas M. Fitzgerald

      Thomas M. Fitzgerald, son of John Edmund Fitzgerald and Mary Wooten (Fitzgerald), was born on June 21, 1854 in San Jacinto County, Texas, USA and died on December 21, 1943 in Oakhurst, San Jacinto County, Texas, USA at the age of 89.. He had a relationship with Emma Grace Capers (Fitzgerald), daughter of Leonidas Ranson Capers (Reverend) and Martha Mahulda Kent (Capers) He married Lula Capers in 1924.

      Children of Thomas M. Fitzgerald and Emma Grace Capers (Fitzgerald):

      1. Edward Wiseman Fitzgerald (18801964)
      2. John Walter Fitzgerald (18831963)
      3. Margaret LETA Fitzgerald (Eddins) (1884)
      4. Mary DELLA Fitzgerald (Carter) (1886)
      5. Lula FANNIE Fitzgerald (1889)
      6. Thomas LEE Fitzgerald (1891)
      7. Emma BLANCHE Fitzgerald (Barnes) (1893)
      8. Willena MAY Fitzgerald (18951926)
      9. Robert James Fitzgerald
      10. Child Fitzgerald (19001900)
      11. Frank Fitzgerald (19021917)
      12. Kate Fitzgerald (White, Schumaker) (1904)
  3. Generation 3back to top
    1. Edward Wiseman Fitzgerald

      Edward Wiseman Fitzgerald, son of Thomas M. Fitzgerald and Emma Grace Capers (Fitzgerald), was born on January 26, 1880 in , San Jacinto County, Texas, USA and died on March 2, 1964 in Houston, Harris County, Texas, USA at the age of 84.

      Children of Edward Wiseman Fitzgerald and Alice Pearl Crabb:

      1. Gracie Fay Fitzgerald (Harris) (19052004)
      2. Henry Glen Fitzgerald (19071976)
      3. Hazel Geneva Fitzgerald (19091910)
      4. Ida May Fitzgerald (Mabry) (19102009)
      5. Wiseman Thomas “Dub or WT” Fitzgerald (19151980)
      6. Mollie Pearl Fitzgerald (LaBerge) (19182017)
      7. Margie Viola Fitzgerald (Mayabb) (1923)
      8. Helen Ruth Fitzgerald (Hager) (19272011)
    2. John Walter Fitzgerald, son of Thomas M. Fitzgerald and Emma Grace Capers (Fitzgerald), was born on January 1, 1883 in Oakhurst, San Jacinto, Texas, USA and died on March 20, 1963 in Port Arthur, Jefferson County, Texas, USA at the age of 80. He married Nellie Barnes (Fitzgerald), daughter of W. Jacob Barnes and Eugenia Tipton, about 1908 in Probably San Jacinto County, Texas. She was born in December 1890 in , San Jacinto County, Texas USA.

      Children of John Walter Fitzgerald and Nellie Barnes (Fitzgerald):

      1. John Fitzgerald (19091910)
      2. Verna Fitzgerald (1912)
      3. Ocie George Fitzgerald (19151998)
    3. Margaret LETA Fitzgerald (Eddins), daughter of Thomas M. Fitzgerald and Emma Grace Capers (Fitzgerald), was born in 1884 in , San Jacinto County, Texas, USA. She married Jim E. Eddins.

    4. Mary DELLA Fitzgerald (Carter), daughter of Thomas M. Fitzgerald and Emma Grace Capers (Fitzgerald), was born in 1886 in , San Jacinto County, Texas, USA. She married Tom Carter.

      Children of Mary DELLA Fitzgerald (Carter) and Tom Carter:

      1. Myrtle Carter
      2. T. B. Carter
      3. Mary D. Carter
      4. Ford Carter
    5. Lula FANNIE Fitzgerald, daughter of Thomas M. Fitzgerald and Emma Grace Capers (Fitzgerald), was born on August 1, 1889 in , San Jacinto County, Texas, USA.

    6. Thomas LEE Fitzgerald, son of Thomas M. Fitzgerald and Emma Grace Capers (Fitzgerald), was born in 1891. He married Rosa Unknown (Fitzgerald).

    7. Emma BLANCHE Fitzgerald (Barnes), daughter of Thomas M. Fitzgerald and Emma Grace Capers (Fitzgerald), was born in 1893.. She had a relationship with Frank Sprill She married Bert Barnes.