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Patrick Darcy (b. 23 Mar 1846, d. 12 Jan 1923)Patrick Darcy (son of John Darcy and Honora Mungovan)240 was born 23 Mar 1846 in Bonavilla, County Clare, Ireland241, and died 12 Jan 1923 in Centralia, Washington242.He married Margaret Darcy on 20 Nov 1881 in Catholic Church,Olympia, Washingto Terr243, daughter of Patrick Darcy and Elizabeth Looney.
Notes for Patrick Darcy:
Patrick was born 23 Mar 1846, the Third child of John and Horora Darcy of Bonavilla, Clare County, Ireland.
The next record I find of Patrick is Nov 14th, 1881, when a marriage license is issued by the Auditor of Thurston County to Patrick Darcy and Margaret Darcy. Also on this date Patrick's brother Michael signed a statement that he was acquainted with Patrick Darcy and Margaret Darcy and that no legal impediment exists to the marriage of such parties.Patrick and Margaret were married by Father Hylebos in the Catholic Church in Olympia on Nov 20th, 1881.
On the 19th day of October 1883, Patrick appeared before the Court of the Second Judicial District, Territory of Washington, and swore that it was his intention to become a citizen of the United States of America. (First Papers)`
On the 1st of May 1885, The Census of the Inhabitants in 3rd Ward Olympia, in the County of Thurston, Territory of Washington, Pat Darcy 39, Margaret 26, John 2 and Michael 1 were recorded.John having been born 27 Nov 1882 and Michael 21 Jul 1884.
On Oct 10th 1885 Patrick applied to enter under the Homestead Act The E 1/2 of the SE 1/4 of Section 5, in Township 16 North, Range 2 West , containiong 80 acres. For this he paid a fee of $11. His application was canceled by letter "F" of April 4/91 and Reinstated by "F", Mar 15/94.In his original application he stated that he had lived upon the land since Oct 14th, 1884. In hiis reinstatment all reference to original occupancy is changed to April 15th, 1885 the date his house was built.
On October 6th, 1890, It was ordered, adjudged and decreedby the Superior Court of Thurston County, State of Washington, that the said Patrick Darcy be and is hereby admitted and declared to be a citizen of the United States of America.(Final Papers)
On April 3rd 1894 Patrick gave notice to the Land Office at Olympia Washington that it was his intentionto make final proof to establish his Homestead Claim on Friday, May 11, 1894.This he did and after paying an additional fee of $6 and $1.20 Testimony Fee he received a certificate stating he was entitled to a patent.His Patent was signed by President Grover Cleveland on the 29th of October 1894.
In 1910 U.S, Census Patrick 64, Margaret 51, Joseph, 15, Katherine 12, and Nora 10 were recorded as living in the Little Rock Precient. In this census Patrick indicates that he immigrated to the US in 1881.
(This is at least 12 years after his brother Michael who is known to have been in Thurston County in 1869)
On Jan 12th, 1923 Patrick Darcy died in the city of Centralia, County of Lewis Washington of Cancer of the lip and face at the age of 76.He was buried in Calvary Cemetery in Olympia, Washington on Jan 15th 1923.
More About Patrick Darcy:
Date born 2: 1847244
More About Patrick Darcy and Margaret Darcy:
Marriage: 20 Nov 1881, Catholic Church,Olympia, Washingto Terr.245
Children of Patrick Darcy and Margaret Darcy are:
- John Darcy, b. 27 Nov 1882, Olympia, Washington246, d. 10 Dec 1913, Fairbanks, Alaska247.
- +Michael J Darcy, b. 21 Jul 1884, Olympia, Washington248, d. 21 May 1962, Olympia, Washington249.
- Paul Darcy, b. 24 Jun 1886, Thurston Co., Washington250, d. Abt. Nov 1887, Maytown, Washington251.
- Anthony Darcy, b. 13 Sep 1888, Maytown, Washington252, d. Abt. Aug 1890, Maytown, Washington253.
- Mary Ann Darcy, b. 13 Nov 1891, Maytown, Washington254, d. 15 Oct 1918, Olympia, Washington255.
- Willie M Darcy, b. 23 Nov 1892, Maytown, Washington, d. 11 Feb 1900, Maytown, Washington256.
- +Joseph Darcy, b. 22 Feb 1895, Maytown, Washington257, d. 12 Nov 1935, Fairbanks, Alaska258.
- +Katheryn Darcy, b. 05 Jun 1897, Maytown, Washington259, d. 01 Mar 1982, Chehalis, Washington260.
- Nora Darcy, b. 12 Jul 1899, Maytown, Washington, d. 14 Jul 1998, Olympia, Washington261.