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Marie Geraldine Eva McGough

Marie Geraldine Eva McGough

Female 1866 - 1943  (76 years)

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  • Name Marie Geraldine Eva McGough 
    Born 5 Nov 1866  L'Isle-Verte, Riviere-du-Loup, Quebec, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Also Known As Mary Bell 
    Baptism 7 Nov 1866  St. Jean Baptiste Church, L'Isle-Verte, Riviere-du-Loup, Quebec, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Marie Geraldine Eva McGough was born on Nov. 5, 1866 & baptised on Nov. 7th in L'Isle-Verte at St. Jean Baptiste church; her parents were John McGough & Marie Sophie Clark; her godparents were Joseph Levesque & Elisabeth Petitgrew; both signed the register with the father.
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    1866 Nov 7 Baptismal record from St. Jean Baptiste, L'Isle-Verte, Quebec for Marie Geraldine Eva McGough
    1866 Nov 7 Baptismal record from St. Jean Baptiste, L'Isle-Verte, Quebec for Marie Geraldine Eva McGough
    born on Nov. 5 to John McGough & Marie Sophie Clark; her godparents were Joseph Levesque & Elisabeth Petitgrew; both signed the register with the father.
    Census 1871  L'Isle-Verte, Riviere-du-Loup, Quebec, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • On the 1871 Canadian census from Ile-Verte, Geraldine McGaugh is listed as 4 yrs. old.
    1871 Canada census Ile-Verte for John McGough, wife Sophie & their children
    1871 Canada census Ile-Verte for John McGough, wife Sophie & their children
    Census 1900  Fort Fairfield, Aroostook, ME Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • On the 1900 US Census in Fort Fairfield, ME she is listed as Mary Bell, 32, born Nov. 1867 in Canada, immigrated 1876, living with her husband, Tuffield; no children.
    1900 Census Fort Fairfield, ME for Tuffield Bell & Mary McGough
    1900 Census Fort Fairfield, ME for Tuffield Bell & Mary McGough
    Census 1910  Fort Fairfield, Aroostook, ME Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • On the 1910 US Census in Fort Fairfield, ME on 196 Green Ridge Rd., she is listed as Mary Bell, wife of Tuffield, as 42 yrs. old, no children; her mother, Sophie, is living with them & Tuffield's daughter from his 1st marriage is living with them, Dena Bell, 16.
    1910 Census Fort Fairfield, ME for Tuffield Bell & Mary McGough, Sophie Clark McGough, Mary's mother & Dena Bell, Tuffield's daughter
    1910 Census Fort Fairfield, ME for Tuffield Bell & Mary McGough, Sophie Clark McGough, Mary's mother & Dena Bell, Tuffield's daughter
    Census 1920  Fort Fairfield, Aroostook, ME Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • On the 1920 US Census in Fort Fairfield, ME on 182 Green Ridge Rd., Mary G. Bell is listed as 48, immigr. 1880, 'NA' status as of 1897 (her marriage!), storekeeper, general store, owner; her husband Tuffield Bell, 58, laborer, owns own home; also living with them were his daughter Dena M. Kilburn & her husband Frank who was a teacher.
    1920 Census Fort Fairfield, ME for Tuffield Bell & Mary McGough and Tuffield's daughter Dena Bell & husband Frank Kilburn
    1920 Census Fort Fairfield, ME for Tuffield Bell & Mary McGough and Tuffield's daughter Dena Bell & husband Frank Kilburn
    Census 1930  Fort Fairfield, Aroostook, ME Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • On the 1930 US census in Fort Fairfield, ME Mary Bell was 68, married 34 yrs. b. in Maine? father & mother born in Maine?, Tuffield was 69, storekeeper, general store.
    1930 Census Fort Fairfield, ME for Tuffield Bell & wife, Mary McGough
    1930 Census Fort Fairfield, ME for Tuffield Bell & wife, Mary McGough
    Census 1940  Fort Fairfield, Aroostook, ME Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • On the 1940 census, Mary E. is listed as the wife of Theophile Bell at 70 yrs. old, born in Canada French, status 'NA'; with her husband Theophile 76 yrs. old, Merchant Retail Grocer
    1940 census for Theophile Bell & his wife Mary (McGough)
    1940 census for Theophile Bell & his wife Mary (McGough)
    Died 29 Apr 1943  Fort Fairfield, Aroostook, ME Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Got a copy of Mary Bell's Record of a Death from the Fort Fairfield town hall Aug. 2008, she died on Apr. 29, 1943 at 9:00 am, she was 63 yrs. old, born March 18, 1866 (don't know where this date came from, have no birth in L'Isle- Verte for this date for Mary McGough - see above) in the providence of quebeck, her husband was L.H. Bell, 81 yrs. old & alive; her father was John McGouch, born in Ireland; her mother was Sophia Clark born in Canada; informant was Mr. Bell; she was buried on May 1, 1943 at St. Dennis Yard (which is now St. Denis Catholic Cemetery in Ft. Fairfield).
    1943 Apr 29 Record of Death for Mary (McGough) Bell from Fort Fairfield, ME
    1943 Apr 29 Record of Death for Mary (McGough) Bell from Fort Fairfield, ME
    Buried 1 May 1943  St. Denis Catholic Cemetery, Fort Fairfield, Aroostook, ME Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Found Mary's gravesite at cemetery Aug. 2008, her stone says 'Mary T. Bell, 1867-1943'; her mother Sophie Clark McGough & her husband Theophile Bell are buried next to her.
    Headstone of Mary McGough Bell
    Headstone of Mary McGough Bell
    Obituary 5 May 1943  Fort Fairfield Review, Fort Fairfield, Aroostook, ME Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Received a copy of Mary M. Bell's obit from Linda Zapatka who obtained it from the Ft. Fairfield Library, Ft. Fairfield Review dated May 5, 1943, says she died on Thurs. at home in Stevensville, she was 76 yrs. old, married to Theophile Bell, no children; left 2 brothers, William & Arthur McGough of Stevensville, ME and a step-daughter Mrs. Frank Kilburn of Machias, ME
    1943 May 5 obituary for Mary McGough Bell from Fort Fairfield Review, ME
    1943 May 5 obituary for Mary McGough Bell from Fort Fairfield Review, ME
    Notes 
    • I found a listing for a Mary E. McGough, dressmaker, h.Caribou rd. 2 1-2 miles out in the Caribou Directory 1895 for Fort Fairfield Directory section, pg. 218; also listed just above her is Daniel McGough, laborer living at the same address, I believe this is her brother .
    Person ID I2104  Levesque_Lozier_Mascola_Messina
    Last Modified 7 Aug 2016 

    Father John McGough,   b. Abt 1820, Belfast, Antrim & Down, Northern Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 May 1875, L'Isle-Verte, Riviere-du-Loup, Quebec, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 55 years) 
    Mother Marie Sophie Engstrom dit Clarke,   b. 7 May 1835, L'Isle-Verte, Riviere-du-Loup, Quebec, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Mar 1925, Fort Fairfield, Aroostook, ME Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years) 
    Married 8 Jan 1855  L'Isle-Verte, Riviere-du-Loup, Quebec, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F581  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Tuffield Theophile Bell,   b. 20 May 1864, Limestone, Aroostook, ME Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Jul 1949, Wesley, Washington, ME Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years) 
    Married 19 Aug 1897  Fort Fairfield, Aroostook, ME Find all individuals with events at this location 
    1897 Aug 19 Record of a Marriage from Fort Fairfield, ME for Tuffield Bell & May (Mary) McGough
    1897 Aug 19 Record of a Marriage from Fort Fairfield, ME for Tuffield Bell & May (Mary) McGough
    Notes 
    • Received a copy of the Record of a Marriage from the Maine State Archives on 11/1/07; it shows Tuffield Bell marries May McGough on Aug. 19,1897 in Fort Fairfield, ME. The groom is 33, a laborer, his 2nd marriage; parents Joseph Bell & Martha Spappy, both deceased. The bride is 29, (b. 1867), a housekeeper, born in Canada, 1st marriage; parents are John McGough from Fort Fairfield,ME, Sea Captain & Sophia Clark from Caribou. (John McGough died in 1875; Sophie was living with her two sons in Woodland, ME)
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    Tuffield & Mary McGough Bell
    Tuffield & Mary McGough Bell
    Bell's General Store, Stevensville, ME 1930
    Bell's General Store, Stevensville, ME 1930
    At least one living or private individual is linked to this item - Details withheld.
    Family ID FG882  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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    Link to Google MapsBorn - 5 Nov 1866 - L'Isle-Verte, Riviere-du-Loup, Quebec, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBaptism - 7 Nov 1866 - St. Jean Baptiste Church, L'Isle-Verte, Riviere-du-Loup, Quebec, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1871 - L'Isle-Verte, Riviere-du-Loup, Quebec, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 19 Aug 1897 - Fort Fairfield, Aroostook, ME Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1900 - Fort Fairfield, Aroostook, ME Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1910 - Fort Fairfield, Aroostook, ME Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1920 - Fort Fairfield, Aroostook, ME Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1930 - Fort Fairfield, Aroostook, ME Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1940 - Fort Fairfield, Aroostook, ME Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 29 Apr 1943 - Fort Fairfield, Aroostook, ME Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 1 May 1943 - St. Denis Catholic Cemetery, Fort Fairfield, Aroostook, ME Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Picture of Marie McGough Bell with cat from 1913
    Picture of Marie McGough Bell with cat from 1913