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Nicholas Reilly

Source: "The Tibbits (Tibbitts), Reilly, Bettinger, & McCarthy Family Tree Book 1784 to 1994" by Mary Heindel Reilly

The genealogy report below was created by Michael R. Reilly using Family Tree Maker Genealogy Software - See bottom of page for contact instructions regarding updating/corrections. Last Updated: 11/20/2009

 

1. NICHOLAS3 REILLY (PATRICK (REILY)2 RILEY, JAMES1 O'RILEY) was born January 18, 1861 in Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, and died August 13, 1913 in Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin. He married ANASTASIA "ANNIE" (MCCARTY) MCCARTHY November 29, 1884 in St. John's Cathedral, Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, daughter of JAMES MCCARTHY and ANASTASIA MCQUILLAN. She was born August 08, 1861 in Baldwin, Kansas or Oak Creek, WI., and died May 26, 1917 in Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin.

More About NICHOLAS REILLY:

Died 2: Milw Co. V352-p431

Died 3: of Pulmonary intestinal tuberculosis, possibly caused by accidental internal rupture.

Baptism: Sponsors: John Connell and Margaret Powers.

Burial: August 14, 1913, Calvary Cemetery Lot 92 Blk 16 North 1/2, Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Christening: January 20, 1861, St. John's Cathedral, Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Occupation 1: Bet. 1881 - 1886, Teamster

Occupation 2: 1878, Sailor

Occupation 3: 1879, Drayman

Occupation 4: April 14, 1890, Milw Sentinel newspaper p3/2 lists Patrick Rilley passing Fire Dept examination.

Occupation 5: 1900, Teamster

Occupation 6: 1904, Blacksmith

Ordination: 1905, Teamster

Residence 1: 1884, 476 Jackson St., Milw., WI.

Residence 2: Aft. 1910, Pierce St., Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Sponsors: John Connell and Margaret Powers.

More About ANASTASIA "ANNIE" (MCCARTY) MCCARTHY:

Died 2: Milw. Co. V396-p396

Burial: May 29, 1917, Calvary Cemetery Lot 92 Blk 16, Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Occupation: Took in new Irish immigrants, who slept in an alcove closed off by a drape.

Religion: Roman Catholic, attended St. Patrick's catholic Church, Milw.

Residence 1: August 1913, 316 1st Ave., Milw., WI.

Residence 2: Bef. 1880, Family farm, Dellona, Wisconsin

More About NICHOLAS REILLY and ANASTASIA MCCARTHY:

Marriage: November 29, 1884, St. John's Cathedral, Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Marriage license: V33-p294

Minister: Fr. McGill

Witnesses: Thomas Chapman and Katie Beany.

 

Children of NICHOLAS REILLY and ANASTASIA MCCARTHY are:

i. KATHRYN EVELYN "KATE OR KIT"4 REILLY, b. September 27, 1885, Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin; d. December 01, 1957, Hospital after long illness, Dubuque, Iowa; m. CHARLES E. MULLEN, September 10, 1919, Gesu Church, Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin; b. Unknown, Merton, Waukesha, Wisconsin; d. Bet. 1971 - 1973, Stoughton, Wisconsin.

More About KATHRYN EVELYN "KATE OR KIT" REILLY:

Burial 1: St. Mary's Cemetery, Janesville, Wisconsin

Burial 2: Services by Joyce Funeral Home, 540 W. Washington St., Madison.

Fraternal Org.: Catholic Women's Club and the Daughters of Isabella in Madison.

Occupation: Bef. 1919, Telephone company in Milw becoming Chief operator.

Residence 1: Aft. October 01, 1919, 405 North Francis St., Madison, Dane, Wisconsin

Residence 2: December 1957, 445 W. Wilson St., Madison, Dane, Wisconsin

More About CHARLES E. MULLEN:

Education: Abt. 1902, University of Wisconsin - Madison

Occupation 1: Clerk for Wisconsin State Legislature

Occupation 2: Chief Inspector of Cosmetology for Wisconsin

Residence: 445 West Wilson, Madison, Dane, Wisconsin

Retirement: Stoughton, Wisconsin

More About CHARLES MULLEN and KATHRYN REILLY:

Marriage: September 10, 1919, Gesu Church, Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin

ii. JAMES ROLAND REILLY, b. September 17, 1887, Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin1; d. January 09, 1954, age 66, V2 Cert.# 955, Jefferson, Kentucky; m. (1) NORA; m. (2) NORMA HARTKOPF, Abt. 1915; b. Abt. 1884, Wisconsin2; d. Aft. September 1975, Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin.

More About JAMES ROLAND REILLY:

Burial: Louisville ?, Kentucky

Christening: St. Patrick's, Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Occupation 1: 1910, Boilermaker

Occupation 2: Abt. 1910, Milwaukee Policeman

Occupation 3: Bet. 1930 - 1939, operated flower shop in Shorewood, Milw., Wisconsin

Residence: Aft. 1939, Louisville, Kentucky (found in 1940 Louisville City Directory).

More About NORMA HARTKOPF:

Residence: August 1975, 2449 North Downer Ave., Milwaukee, Wisconsin. (Note: was at Natalie and Patrick Reilly's 50th Anniversary)

More About JAMES REILLY and NORMA HARTKOPF:

Marriage: Abt. 1915

iii. THOMAS N. REILLY, b. January 1890, Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin; d. June 1899, Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin.

More About THOMAS N. REILLY:

Burial: June 06, 1899, Calvary Cemetery Lot 92 Blk 16 , Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Residence: June 1899, 360 Mineral St., Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin

iv. MARY ELLEN "ELLIE" REILLY, b. May 07, 1892, Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin; d. July 20, 1960, Birmingham, Alabama; m. JAMES JOSEPH MCCORMACK, September 10, 1919, Gesu Church, Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin; b. August 06, 1889, Waterbury, CT; d. June 10, 1970, Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin.

More About MARY ELLEN "ELLIE" REILLY:

Burial: July 23, 1960, Holy Cross Cemetery, Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin

More About JAMES JOSEPH MCCORMACK:

Burial: June 1970, Holy Cross Cemetery, Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin

More About JAMES MCCORMACK and MARY REILLY:

Marriage: September 10, 1919, Gesu Church, Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin

v. ANASTASIA "ANNE" REILLY, b. May 13, 1894, Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin; d. March 22, 1986, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California; m. THOMAS JOSEPH MOORE, SR., June 13, 1917, St. Patrick's, Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin; b. June 07, 1887, Brockton, MA; d. January 16, 1942, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California.

More About ANASTASIA "ANNE" REILLY:

Date born 2: Milw. Co. V201-p25

Burial: March 25, 1986, Holy Cross Cemetery, Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Occupation 1: Bef. 1917, Secretary in Milwaukee

Occupation 2: Aft. 1923, Executive secretary for George Fuller Construction Co., Los Angeles.

Occupation 3: Bet. 1924 - 1959, Worked at Loyola Marymount University until retirement.

Residence: 1922, Moved to Los Angeles, CA.

More About THOMAS JOSEPH MOORE, SR.:

Burial: January 1942, Sawtelle Veteran's Cemetery

Military service: Captain in U.S. Army during WWI

Occupation: Cerified Public Accountant

More About THOMAS MOORE and ANASTASIA REILLY:

Marriage: June 13, 1917, St. Patrick's, Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin

vi. LILLIAN "LIL" "AUNT LALA" MARGARET REILLY, b. August 03, 1896, Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin; d. December 17, 1980, Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin; m. WILLIAM HENRY NELLIGAN III, July 17, 1922, Gesu Church, Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin; b. January 10, 1891, Hartford, CT; d. August 10, 1954, Shorewood, Milwaukee, Wisconsin.

More About LILLIAN "LIL" "AUNT LALA" MARGARET REILLY:

Burial: December 1980, Holy Cross Cemetery, Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Christening: St. Patrick's, Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Religion: attended St. Robert's Catholic Church, east Capitol Dr., Shorewood, Milw., Wisconsin.

Residence 1: Aft. 1956, San Francisco, CA.

Residence 2: Bet. 1922 - 1928, Lived in several Milwaukee area apartments before buying their 1st house.

Residence 3: Bet. 1928 - 1956, 4426 North Ardmore, Shorewood, Milwaukee, Wisconsin

More About WILLIAM HENRY NELLIGAN III:

Burial: August 1954, Holy Cross Cemetery, Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Military service: 1st Lt.; U.S. Army Calvary; WWI; while transformed from horses to tanks.

Occupation 1: Bef. 1917, Insurance salesman

Occupation 2: Aft. 1919, Commercial Insurance Salesman

More About WILLIAM NELLIGAN and LILLIAN REILLY:

Marriage: July 17, 1922, Gesu Church, Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin

vii. WILLIAM PATRICK REILLY3, b. August 31, 1898, Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin3; d. August 29, 1980, Tampa, Florida3; m. NATALIE "NETTIE" MARIE (TIBBITTS) TIBBITS3, September 05, 1921, Cathedral of St. John the Baptist, Savannah, Chatam, Georgia3; b. December 09, 1900, Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin3; d. August 08, 1975, St. Joseph's Hospital, Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin3.

More About WILLIAM PATRICK REILLY:

viii. FLORENCE REILLY, b. December 1900, Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin; d. February 1901, Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin.

More About FLORENCE REILLY:

Burial: February 19, 1901, Calvary Cemetery Lot 92 Blk 16, Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin

ix. FRANCIS REILLY, b. December 1900, Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin; d. September 1901, Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin.

More About FRANCIS REILLY:

Burial 1: September 19, 1901, Calvary Cemetery Lot 92 Blk 16, Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Burial 2: Lot 92, Blk 16.

Residence: 376 Mineral St., Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin

x. JOSEPH EMMETT REILLY, b. June 26, 1902, Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin; d. September 20, 1986, Janesville, Rock, Wisconsin; m. AGNES MARY JOSEPHINE MURRAY, Abt. 1937, Janesville, Rock, Wisconsin (?); b. July 06, 1907, Beloit, Rock, Wisconsin; d. March 02, 1987, Janesville, Rock, Wisconsin.

More About JOSEPH EMMETT REILLY:

Burial: September 1986, Holy Cross Cemetery, Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin

More About AGNES MARY JOSEPHINE MURRAY:

Burial: March 1987, Holy Cross Cemetery, Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin

More About JOSEPH REILLY and AGNES MURRAY:

Marriage: Abt. 1937, Janesville, Rock, Wisconsin (?)

 

Endnotes

 

1. 1920 Federal Census, The 1920 Census fro Milwaukee County, Wisconsin, Precinct 3, 23rd Ward, dated Jan 9, 1920 shows James' age as 32. If the Sept 17th date is correct, he had to have been born in 1887.

2. 1920 Federal Census, Census shows her age as being 35. Unless she was born between Jan 1-9, 1920, she was born in 1884.

3. Miller West Bend.FTW, Date of Import: Feb 11, 2001.

 

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