GAYNORS IN ILLINOIS
Looking for info on the following Gaynor family from Evanston, Illinois.
Patrick Gaynor b.1857 Ireland & wife Catherine b.1857 Ireland.
Married in Ireland in 1877 and emmigrated to the US in 1881 with their son Michael b. 1880 Ireland. Michael died sometime before 1900. They settled initially in Seward, Nobles County, Minnesota where three more children were born :
Patrick James Dec 1881Married Julia Meyer Oct 1906
Mary JaneMar 1883Never Married
CatherineJan 1885Married Paul Le Baron b. in Wisconsis and had 2 children, Paul Le Baron b. 1914 and Catherine Le Baron b. 1915 both born in Illinois.Catherine was a widow by 1920.
Sometime after 1885 Patrick & Catherine Gaynor then moved to Evanston, Cook County, Illinois where a further seven children were born :
John TOct 1886
Jane CApr 1889Married a Turner
Martha EMar 1891Martha married a Murphy
James PDec 1892
Joseph PNov 1894
Helen MAug 1896Never Married
Daniel JNov 1902Died May 1968 in Illinois
Patrick and Catherine's son Patrick J Gaynor married in 1906 to Julia Meyer B.1886 in Niles Centre (Skokie) Illinois (daughter of Samuel & Julia Meyer).Patrick was a City Fireman in Evanston where he lived at Chicago Avenue, Ridgeville with his family :
Kathyrn b. 1911
Patrick b. 1912
Bernard b. 1915
The Gaynors came from Co. Meath in Ireland and I am connected with them through my Great Grandmother Martha Gaynor.Any living descendants out there ? I would love to hear from you or anyone with info on this family.