1897: Rosanna (Kane) McGarvey; b. Ireland; d. PA.; widow/o Edward McGarvey
IN OCTOBER, 1897.
Mrs. Rosanna McGarvey, widow of the late Edward McGarvey, died October 7, at her home, 1837 Christian street, in her 91st year. Mrs. McGarvey, whose maiden name was Kane, was born in County Tyrone, Ireland, and came to this country when less than 21 years old. She was married at 23. Her husband was for many years a grocer at Nineteenth and South streets, and well known throughout the southern end of the city. She leaves one son, James McGarvey, the conveyancer.
Source: State Library of Pennsylvania, Pennsylvania Scrap Book Necrology, Volume 26; Pg. 10