NELLIGAN, James Henry

NELLIGAN, James Henry

Male 1871 - 1914  (43 years)

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  • Name NELLIGAN, James Henry  [1
    Born 9 Jan 1871  Weymouth, Norfolk, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    115 1871 James Henry Nelligan birth register
    115 1871 James Henry Nelligan birth register
    Died 30 Mar 1914  Quincy, Norfolk, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Cause: (a) struck by train (b) amputation both legs 
    Address:
    114 Whitwell Street
    Quincy, MA
    USA 
    115 1914 James Henry Nelligan death certificate
    115 1914 James Henry Nelligan death certificate
    STANDARD CERTIFICATE OF DEATH (1) Place of death…Quincy, MA, City Hospital, Ward 1 (2) Full name: James H. Nelligan (a) permanent residence 49 Keith St., Weymouth, MA (3) Date of death Mar 30 1914 (4) Immediate cause of death was accidentally run over by a railroad train, multiple wounds; hemorrhage and shock [12 hours between onset and death] contributory cause was amputation of both legs, Fred E. Jones, Quincy, MA…Mar 30 1914 (5) Burial: St. Francis Xavier Cemetery, Weymouth, MA…Apr 1, 1914 (6) Funeral director: D.H. Clancy, Weymouth, MA (7) male (8) white (9) single (10) Age 43 years 2 months 21 days (11) Usual occupation…Shoe worker (12) Industry or business…Sole leather (13) Birthplace: Ireland (14) Father…John Nelligan (15) Born in Ireland (16) Mother…Catherine Moore (17) Born in Ireland (18) Informant…Margaret Nelligan, Weymouth, MA.
    Buried 1 Apr 1914  Weymouth, Norfolk, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Address:
    Washington Street (Route 53)
    Weymouth, MA
    781.331.4192 
    Notes 
    • (Medical):multiple wounds; hemorrhage and shock; accidentally run over by a railroad train [2]

    Father NELLIGAN, John,   b. 15 Jun 1826, Gurteens, Ballynacourty, Kerry, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Nov 1909, Weymouth, Norfolk, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years) 
    Mother MOORE, Catherine,   b. 15 Dec 1843, , , , Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Mar 1912, Weymouth, Norfolk, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years) 
    Married 24 Jul 1864  Weymouth, Norfolk, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 9 Jan 1871 - Weymouth, Norfolk, Massachusetts, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Cause: (a) struck by train (b) amputation both legs,Address:
    114 Whitwell Street
    Quincy, MA
    USA - 30 Mar 1914 - Quincy, Norfolk, Massachusetts, USA
    Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - Address:
    Washington Street (Route 53)
    Weymouth, MA
    781.331.4192 - 1 Apr 1914 - Weymouth, Norfolk, Massachusetts, USA
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  • Headstones
    115 2011 John Nelligan headstone side A
    115 2011 John Nelligan headstone side A
    This stone, located in Saint Francis Xavier Cemetery, Weymouth, MA, marks the graves of John Nelligan (1824-1909), his wife, Catherine Moore Nelligan (1844-1912), and three of their children: George Meriot Nelligan (1878-1890), James Henry Nelligan (1871-1914) and Julia Anne Nelligan (1860-1931). Inscripton on base reads: NELLIGAN.

    Vital Records
    115 1871 James Henry Nelligan birth register
    115 1871 James Henry Nelligan birth register

  • Sources 
    1. [S87] 1880 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com and The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, (Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2010. 1880 U.S. Census Index provided by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints © Copyright 1999 Intellectual Reserve, Inc. All rights reserved. All use is subject to the limited use license and other terms and conditions applicable to this site.), Year: 1880; Census Place: Weymouth, Norfolk, Massachusetts ; Roll: 549; Family History Film: 1254549; Page: 363D; Enum eration District: 534; Image: 0538. (Reliability: 3).
      115 1880 US Census John Nelligan household
      115 1880 US Census John Nelligan household
      Year: 1880; Census Place: Weymouth, Norfolk, Massachusetts; Roll: 549; Family History Film: 1254549; Page: 363D; Enumeration District: 534; Image: 0538.


    2. [S81] Massachusetts - Death Registers on FamilySearch.org, FamilySearch, (http://FamilySearch.org), James H Nelligan, 30 Mar 1914; citing Quincy,,Massachusetts, 339, State Archives, Boston; FHL microfilm 2,404,460. (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:N44Q-PRZ : 6 April 2020) (Reliability: 3), 5 May 2020.
      115 1914 James H Nelligan death certificate
      115 1914 James H Nelligan death certificate
      STANDARD CERTIFICATE OF DEATH Registered No. 174 (1) Place of death…Quincy, Mass (City Hospital) Ward 1(2) Full name: James H. Nelligan (a) Residence: 49 Keith Street, Weymouth, Mass. (3) Sex: Male (4) Color or Race: White (5) Marital State: Single (6) Date of Birth: January 9, 1871 (7) Age: 43 yrs. 2 mos. 21 ds. (8) Occupation (a) Show worker (b) Sole Leather (9) BIrthplace: Weymouth, Mass. (10) Father: John Nelligan (11) Father's birtplace: Ireland (12) Mother: Catherine Moore (13) Mother's birthplace: Ireland (14) Informant: Margaret Nelligan of Weymouth, Mass. (15) Filed: Mar. 31, 1914 by Registrar (16) Date of Death: March 30, 1914 (17) I hereby certify that I have investigated the death of the deceased. The Cause of Death was as follows: Multiple wounds; hemorrhage and shock. Accidentally run over by a railroad train. (Duration) 12 hrs. Contributory: Amputation both legs (Signed) Fred E. Jones, M.D. Mar. 30, 1914, Quincy, Mass. (18) Lenth of residence: (19) Place of burial: St. Francis Xavier Cem, Weymouth, Mass. Date of Burial, Apr. 1, 1914 (20) Undertaker: D. H. Clancy, Weymouth, Mass


    3. [S483] Massachusetts, Norfolk Co., Weymouth - Saint Francis Xavier Cemetery Grave Markers, Nelligan family headstone (Reliability: 3), 13 May 2020.
      115 2011 John Nelligan headstone side A
      115 2011 John Nelligan headstone side A
      This stone, located in Saint Francis Xavier Cemetery, Weymouth, MA, marks the graves of John Nelligan (1824-1909), his wife, Catherine Moore Nelligan (1844-1912), and three of their children: George Meriot Nelligan (1878-1890), James Henry Nelligan (1871-1914) and Julia Anne Nelligan (1860-1931). Inscripton on base reads: NELLIGAN.