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Kit Carson County Pioneers:

John Doyle, Anthony Doyle, Rosa A. Doyle , 6 South 50 West

Marriages Pottawatamie County " Doyle, Matthew to Van Der Grift, Abelina
September 6, 1857 Rev. J. B. Duerinck"

In 1870 Pottawatamie County, Kansas, Matthew Doyle is 47, Eveline 27, John 9, James A. 4, Rosann 2, and Eliza A. nine months.

Evaline Doyle 1841-1874 is buried in Pottawatomie County # 34326093.
In 1885 Pottawatomie County, Kansas, Rosa Doyle is 17, born in Missouri, with Matthew 60 and Lizzie 34 farming. James A. is 19, William 13, and Jessie I. 2.

Rosa "of Arapahoe County, Colorado" claimed a tract in section 3, 6S 50W in 1891.

ROSEANNE "ROSA" DOYLE (EVELINA3 VANDEGRIFT, LEONARD2, WILLIAM1) was born Dec 1867 in KS, and died Mar 1960. She married FREDERIC ELSWORTH MCINROY 1893, son of DANIEL MCINROY and ISABELLE VANDEGRIFT. He was born 11 Jan 1868 in CO, and died 12 Oct 1915 in Seattle, King, WA.

1870 KS, Pottawatomie, St. George Twp, Manhattan, 1880 KS, Pottawatomie, St. George Twp.
Rose Doyle married Fred E. McInroy on July 25, 1894, recorded in Denver.

1900 Jefferson County, Colorado, Golden, Fred born January 1868 in Colorado, married six years to Rose January 1897, Francis E. January 1899 both born in Colorado.

Rose C. McInroy and "Frank" H. McInroy divorced on August 1, 1906 in Denver.

1910 Box Butte County, Nebraska, Boyd Pct, Rose is a servant in a private family, 42, with Eile 13, and Earl 11.

1920 NE, Morrill, Bonner County, Rose is a cook for a stock ranch, 52, with Ella 22 and Earl 20.

Buried Calvary Catholic Cemetery, Alliance, Box Butte, NE. 1867-1960 # 72274524.
EARL FRANCIS MCINROY, b. 24 Jan 1899, CO; d. 16 Jul 1984, Alliance, Box Butte, NE. Notes for EARL FRANCIS MCINROY: 1900 CO, Jefferson, Golden, 2-Wd, p 314; 1910 NE, Box Butte, Boyd Pct, p 191; 1920 NE, Morrill, Bonner. ED 209 Sh 2B. aka Earl. Never married. Buried Calvary Catholic Cemetery, Alliance, Box Butte, NE.
Earl 1899-1984 is also buried in Alliance, # 72274501.

EILA JOSEPHINE ISABELLE MCINROY, b. 20 Jan 1897, CO; d. Aug 1976, Alliance, Box Butte, NE.
Ella J. Simpson 1897-1976 is buried in Alliance 1897-1976 # 79457520.
Patricia Ann Evelyn (Marker) Thomas, 85, died Wednesday, November 30, 2011 at Tabitha Health Care Services Center in Lincoln, Nebraska. Patricia was born on September 16, 1926, in Alliance, Nebraska to Alfred F. and Eila J. (McInroy) Simpson.
John "of Arapahoe County, Colorado" claimed a quarter in section 8, 6S 50W in 1891, and another in section 11 in 1894.
"Heirs of John Doyle, deceased" claimed a quarter in Elbert County earlier in 1894. So there could have been two John Doyles.

"Mary Katherine Doyle Cottrell 1851-1892 - born in Quebec - is buried in Wheat Ridge # 59523894, "Daughter of John Doyle and Mary Anne O'Leary. Spouse of George William Cottrell. Mother of Henry Mortimer, Edward, Mabel C., Gertrude Winifred, Agnes Rose, Adelaide Katherine, and Ruth C. "

John Doyle is a dry goods salesman in 1900 Thedford, Nebraska, 38, widowed, boarding with the Mames and Anna McMillan family.

John Doyle, son of Mathew and Evelyn Doyle, married Hattie C. Bickhoff on October 9, 1902 in Antelope Valley, Nebraska.

In 1910 Thedford, John is a clerk in a general store, now married to Hattie, 30. Helen is 1, James six.

"John Doyle, Merchant; born Pottawatomie Co, Kansas Sept 6, 1860; son of Mathew Doyle-Eveline Vandergrieft;
Educated Kas; married Hattie Beckhoff Oct 9, 1902 Thomas Co; sons James Alexander, John William (dec); daughters Helen Alice (Mrs. P. Vogt), Kathryn Louise (Mrs. S. Larsen); 1878-87 farmed in Kas; 1887-93 homesteaded & farmed in Thomas Co; 1887 with James McMillan in general merchandise, lumber & implement bus, Thedford; Neb Lumber Mchts Assn; member Thomas Co High School boardd; past member town coun; AF&AM 84; Dem; hobby, gardening; res Thedford."

John 1860-1950 is buried in Thedford # 59097542, with Hattie C. 1880-1961.

1959 Lincoln, Nebraska " Mr. and Mrs. Sanford Larsen of Thedford are the parents of Miss Carol Ann Larsen, who is a senior at the University of Nebraska and a member of Chi Omega Sorority. She spent one summer attending summer school in Hawaii. Other trips have taken her to Canada, Europe and many of the states. Miss Larsen's parents are native Nebraskans and her paternal grandmother, Mrs. Edward Larsen of Seneca, was born near Minden. Mrs. John Doyle of Thedford, Miss Larsen’s maternal grandmother, came to Nebraska in 1893."

Anthony proved up a tract in section 3, 6S 50W in 1894.
He's possibly the James A. Doyle, brother of Rosa and John in Pottawatamie County. In 1900 Pottawatomie County, James is 36, Mary 34, miarried eight years. Mary is 7, FLorence 6, Leo M. 4, and Regina two months, all born in Kansas.

James A. Doyle 1865-1956 is buried in Pottawatomie County # 22643923, with Mary E. 1866-1935.
Mary's father Thomas Slevin 1824-1897 is buried there, too # 90785470.

July 1898 Logansport, Indiana "Anthony Doyle went to Champaign, Illinois, on Saturday to care for his wife, who had a stroke of paralysis, from which it is thought she cannot recover." This is the third of his four wives, dying in 1907. He was married to Rebecca in 1920, Anthony 87 and Rebecca Jane Doyle 83.

This was probably the Anthony Doyle, a physician in St. Joseph, Illinois, according to the Champaign County history.
His brother George Doyle was later a physician there.
George Doyle was born in Seneca County Ohio and was born December 28, 1835, son of Nicholas Doyle - Anthony Doyle, Nicholas' father, never left Ireland, in the Pike County, Illinois history.
This Anthony was born 1832 in Ohio, dying November 5, 1925 in Pike County, Illinois, to be buried in Patterson cemetery, Champaigh.

Another possible - Anthony Doyle 1813-1900 buried in Beatrice, Nebraska # 73481549.

John Doyle 1871-1932 is buried in Gage County, too # 35796141.


In 1900 Pennington County, South Dakota, Anthony Doyle is a wood dealer, born Sept 1846, just married to Betsy May 1854, both born in Canada. Eliza J. Jan 1883 Nebraska, Miriam May 1887, Andrew Aug 1887, and Edward Oct 1889 were born in South Dakota, Daniel March 1892 (born in Rushville Nebraska )and Alma Dec 1883 in Nebraska, Joseph and Josephinne Augst 1896 in Sout Dakota, and Nora Oct 1898 in South Dakota. Also with them are Json James July 1878 in Wisconsin, Alexander Dec 1880, adMichael Mar 1882 in Wisconsin, and John Feb 1886 in Nebraska.
It doesn't seem likely that this Anthony had time to complete the requirement for a five-year homestead acquisition.

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