Tom McCabes Genealogy 2022

Pernilla WILLIAMSAge: 76 years18851962

Given names
Married name
Pernilla Donovan
Birth January 24, 1885 45
Death of a maternal grandmotherMargaret JACKSON
April 3, 1887 (Age 2 years)
Death of a half-sisterSarah McCABE
June 21, 1915 (Age 30 years)
Address: Kiel Rural Route 4
Cause: spinal trouble and nephritis
Death of a sisterEllen “Helen” WILLIAMS
August 1928 (Age 43 years)
Death of a motherMary Ann McCABE
February 19, 1929 (Age 44 years)
Religious marriageDaniel DonovanView this family
July 7, 1934 (Age 49 years)
Death of a half-sisterMary Ann McCABE
February 14, 1946 (Age 61 years)
Note: From Illinois, Deaths and Stillbirths IndexMarkee
Death of a half-brotherPatrick McCABE
March 17, 1954 (Age 69 years)
Death of a brotherEzra WILLIAMS
July 22, 1955 (Age 70 years)
Death of a husbandDaniel Donovan
February 3, 1957 (Age 72 years)
Death of a half-sisterMargaret WILLIAMS
January 8, 1962 (Age 76 years)
Note: Schwab, Margaret Mary nee Williams
Death January 20, 1962 (Age 76 years)
Family with parents - View this family
Marriage: September 1, 1871Manitowoc, WI
3 years
elder brother
Birth: March 17, 1874 35Eaton, Manitowoc, Wisconsin
Death: July 22, 1955Stutsman Co ND
21 months
elder sister
3 years
elder sister
19 months
elder sister
7 years
-3 years
elder sister
Mother’s family with Simon McCABE - View this family
Marriage: August 9, 1853St Marys Lindsay Ont
11 years
-7 years
2 years
2 years
Mary Ann McCABE
Birth: September 24, 1862 35 23OPS Victoria Co Ontario
Death: February 14, 1946Chicago, Cook Co., IL
-6 years
13 years
2 years
Family with Daniel Donovan - View this family
Marriage: July 7, 1934St Gregory's Church


From tombstone in St Gregory Church in Eaton:

Donovan Stone reads: WILLIAMS and has the following names on it: Mary Ann WILLIAMS/Feb. 27, 1839/Feb. 19, 1929, ossw: [2-12-13]-Dan Donovan/1885-1957 Daniel (May 2, 1885-Feb. 3, 1957 –husband of Pernelia nee Wiliams [married July 7, 1934 at St. Gregory] –son of Thomas Donovan –farmer –died from "coronary occlusion" "Daniel Donovon was found in mysterious circumstances in Feb. of 1957. Dr. Theodore Teitgen, county coroner, said the man had been dead several days. However, Donovan's death was found to be due to natural causes."), ossw: [2-12-15]-Pernelia Donovan/1885-1962 Pernelia V. nee Williams (Jan. 24, 1885-Jan. 20, 1962 wife of Daniel [married July 7, 1934 at St. Gregory] daughter of Nelson E. Williams and Anna McCabe –born Town of Eaton –died from "cremation –fire in farm house" –"Badly charred body was found on the floor next to a wood stove in the kitchen. Nine cats and two dogs perished in the fire with her. Firemen theorized that Mrs. Donovan may have been starting a fire with kerosene when an explosion occurred in the wood stove. Mrs. Donavan lived alone with her cats and dogs. Firemen said there was no electricity in the six room, partial two story structure.")