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Martin James QUINN

Martin James QUINN

Male 1837 - 1917  (80 years)

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  • Name Martin James QUINN 
    Birth 9 Nov 1837  County Galway, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    FamilySearch ID L4MT-D8W 
    Death 6 Dec 1917  Halifax, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Burial 19 Jan 1918  Halifax, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • January 17, 1918
      NEWS OF THE CITY
      Another Victim Discovered – The body of Martin Quinn, age 80 was found yesterday by workers in the debris of the Sugar Refinery where he was night watchman.


      January 18, 1918
      QUINN – Killed by the explosion on Dec 6 Martin Quinn, native of County Galway, Ireland, leaving five sons and daughter to mourn their loss. Funeral from the Nova Scotia Undertaking rooms, Saturday, January 19th at 10 AM.


      BIRTH-DEATH: copy of death certificate in possession of RMQ (A16-3)
      age at time of death listed as 80
      buried at Mt. Olivet Cemetery

      MAR: copy of marriage certificate in possession of RMQ (A16-7)
    Person ID I35  Main
    Last Modified 14 May 2023 

    Father John QUINN,   b. Abt 1809, of Killagoola, Moycullen, Galway, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother Sara CONNELL,   b. Abt 1812, of Killagoola, Moycullen, Galway, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Marriage Abt 1832  Co. Galway, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F30  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Sarah Jane STEPP,   b. 1837, Ship Harbor, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 26 Sep 1906, Halifax, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 69 years) 
    Marriage 4 Apr 1864  Dartmouth, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Martin James QUINN,   b. 4 Nov 1864, Halifax, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 22 Jun 1913, Calgary, , Alberta, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 48 years)
     2. Michael John QUINN,   b. 24 Oct 1866, Halifax, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 13 Sep 1958, Spokane, Spokane, Washington, United States Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 91 years)
     3. Sarah Ann QUINN,   b. 24 Jul 1869, Halifax, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 6 Nov 1933, Halifax, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 64 years)
     4. Thomas Patrick QUINN, Captain,   b. 30 Sep 1871, Halifax, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 25 Dec 1957, Seattle, King, Washington Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 86 years)
     5. Charles Nicholas QUINN,   b. 30 May 1873, Halifax, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 16 Jan 1950, Fort Steilacoon, Piearce, Washington Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 76 years)
     6. Stephen Francis QUINN,   b. 18 Nov 1874, Halifax, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 20 Dec 1934, Halifax, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 60 years)
     7. Richard Peter QUINN,   b. 17 Apr 1879, Halifax, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 1915, Singapore, , , Singapore Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 35 years)
    Family ID F15  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart
    Last Modified 19 Feb 2024 

  • Photos
    Martin James Quinn
    Martin James Quinn
    This picture was taken on a visit to Boston.
    Martin and Sarah Stepp Quinn
    Martin and Sarah Stepp Quinn
    Martin James with Son Martin James
    Martin James with Son Martin James
    Taken in Boston

    Documents
    Life History
    Life History
    The History of Martin James and his wife Sarah Jane Stepp
    Martin James Quinn Family - Census 1871
    Martin James Quinn Family - Census 1871
    Martin James Quinn Family - Census 1881
    Martin James Quinn Family - Census 1881
    Martin James Quinn Family - Census 1891
    Martin James Quinn Family - Census 1891
    Martin James Quinn Family - Census 1901
    Martin James Quinn Family - Census 1901
    The Halifax Explosion - 6 Dec 1917
    The Halifax Explosion - 6 Dec 1917


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