Thursday, 4 June 2015

On This Day In Family History (June 4):

1922: 3x-great-grandfather James F. McGinn passed away in Cambridge, Massachusetts.

James F. McGinn
(Photo taken Feb. 25, 1897.)

East Boston Free Press
Sat. June 10, 1922
Page 4
James F. McGinn, a resident of East Boston for a great many years and highly respected by all who knew him, died last Sunday morning after a long illness. He had been a resident of the First Section almost his entire life. He was a home man, a devoted husband and a kind father. He had been ill for over two years, but his suffering with wonderful patience. Mr. McGinn leaves a wife, a daughter and four sons. The funeral was held from the residence of his son, Charles E. McGinn of Orient Heights, on Wednesday morning with services at St. Joseph's church. Many relatives and friends attended. There were many floral tributes. The burial was at Holy Cross Cemetery, Malden. 
Copyright © 2015, David J. McRae 

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