Interested in lineage of John McQuaid, born in Ireland in 1816, immigrated to US abt 1834, naturalized in Philadelphia in 1840 and died in St. Louis. MO or Brighton , Ill on 1/31/1881. He was a costume maker for the riverboat actors on the Mississippi. Married Susan Duross, also from Ireland, and she died in 1861. They had three children Katherine. John and Charles T.
Any information would be extremely helpful since I have nothing beyond him and his line.