Margaret Gorham

F, #490, (6 September 1840 - 9 December 1887)
Last Edited=25 Dec 2022
     Margaret Gorham was christened on 6 September 1840 at Clifden, County Galway, Ireland.1 She was the daughter of John Gorham and Mary Cain.1 Margaret Gorham was also known as Peggy.

Margaret Gorham married Mark Quinn in 1856.2

Margaret, age 29 years, and Mark, age 40 years, appeared on the US Census of 1870 at Richland, Lebanon County, Pennsylvania.3 Margaret, age 39 years, and Mark, age 50 years , appeared on the US Census of 1880 on 63 Hill Street, Emlenton, Venango County, Pennsylvania.4 Margaret Gorham died on 9 December 1887 at Braddock, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, at age 47.5,6 She was buried at Saint Mary Catholic Cemetery, Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, in plot N-274-4.5

Children of Margaret Gorham and Mark Quinn


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  2. Ancestry Member Trees - Use with Caution. Provo, Utah: Operations.
  3. Census Bureau. 1870 U.S. Federal Census. Provoi, Utah: Operations, 2009.
  4. Census Bureau. 1880 U.S. Federal Census. Lehi, Utah: Operations, 2010.
  5. Find-a-Grave. Online
  6. Pennsylvania, U.S., Wills and Probate Records, 1683-1993. Provo, Utah: Operations, 2015.