|Mary A. Gannon
Noted events in her life were:
1. She has conflicting birth information of 5 Jul 1855 and , , WI. 1
2. She appeared on the census in 1880 in Emmett Twp., Pottawatomie, KS. 2 Thomas De Vine, 37, farmer, was living with wife Martha, 41; Mary, 14; John, 13; Thomas, 11; Elizabeth, 9; Catherine, 4; and Martha, 4 months when the census was recorded in June, 1880. The parents and their parents were born in Ireland. All children were born in Michigan, except Catherine and Martha in Kansas.
3. She appeared on the census in 1900 in Emmett Twp., Pottawatomie, KS. 3 Patrick Devine, farmer, 64, born Mar 1836, was married for 30 years to Mary, 50, Jul 1849. She had birthed 5 children by 1900 and all were alive that year. Living with them: Thomas E., 22, Jan 1878; Martin, 18, Feb 1882; Lenord? W., 14, May 1886; John, 12, Dec 1887; and Leo J., 4, June 1895. All children were born in Kansas. Mary was born in Wisconsin, and her parents, Patrick, and his parents in Ireland. Patrick immigrated in 1854 and had lived for 46 years in America.
Mary married Patrick Devine, son of John Devine and Mary, on 10 Oct 1876 in Leavenworth, Leavenworth, KS.1 (Patrick Devine was born in Mar 1836 in , Tipperary, Munster, IRL 2 3 and died on 23 May 1904 in Emmett Twp., Pottawatomie, KS 5.)
Married by probate judge James H. Doronn[? spelling] 1
1 Records of Brenda Walz.
2 1880 United States Census, Kansas, Pottawatomie County, Emmett Township, Series: T9 Roll: 393 Page: 374.
3 1900 United States Census, Kansas, Pottawatomie County, Emmett Township, Series: T623 Roll: 495 Page: 12.
4 Pottawatomie County Courthouse, Kansas, Marriage Book C, page 132.
5 St. Mary's Star (St. Marys, Pottawattamie County, Kansas), 27 May 1904, obituary of Patrick Devine.