John W Flynn1

#20087, (circa 1853 - 2 April 1920)
Father*Thomas Flynn1 (c 1805 - )
Mother*Johanna Murphy1 (1820 - 1891)


Ellen Bouchard b. c 1859, d. 1894
John W Flynn was also known as George.2 
Birth*circa 1853He was born circa 1853 at Washington Co., MissouriG.2 
16 July 1860He appeared on the census of 16 July 1860 in the household of Thomas Flynn and Johanna Murphy at Liberty Twp., Washington Co., MissouriG, as George, age 7, b. MO.3 
4 August 1870He appeared on the census of 4 August 1870 in the household of Johanna Murphy and Thomas Flynn at Osage P.O., Liberty Twp., Washington Co., MissouriG, age 17, b. MO, lead mine worker.4 
Marriage*circa 1872He married Ellen Bouchard circa 1872.5 
Death*2 April 1920He died on 2 April 1920.6 


  1. [S1813] Andrew Casey Probate File, St. Louis, Missouri (1895-1898), No. 21510 (microfilm C39583), Missouri State Archives, Jefferson City, Missouri (summary linked to Source below), names the children of Johanna Flynn née Murphy: Lucy (marr. Pashea), Timothy, John W, Bridget (marr. Fox), Margaret (marr. Deane), Sarah, and Mary (marr. Coleman).
  2. [S19] 1860 U.S. Federal Census.
  3. [S19] 1860 U.S. Federal Census. Thomas (54), b. Ireland, miner; Johana (34), b. Ireland.
  4. [S18] 1870 U.S. Federal Census. Thomas (65), b. Ireland, lead miner; Joanna (45), b. Ireland, keeping house.
  5. [S2313] St. James's Church Parish Registers (Potosi, Missouri). Book C, p. 36, img. 266/1060. Ellen Bouchard, wife of James W Flynn, d. 20 Jan 1894, age 34; bur. 21 Jan 1894.
  6. [S2205] St. James's Church Cemetery, Washington County, MO, online, John W Flynn, d. 2 Apr 1920, age 66y 9m 11d. Note: source names him as the husb. of Caroline O'Mara, in error. His wife was Ellen Bouchard.