Thomas McAvinney1

#33403, (circa 1835 - 9 April 1910)
Father*Patrick McAvinney2 (c 1785 - 1846)
Mother*Rose McMahon2 (c 1804 - )


Ann Campbell b. c 1848
Thomas McAvinney was also known as McIvanny (variant.)1 
Thomas McAvinney was also known as McEvany (variant.)1 
Birth*circa 1835He was born circa 1835.3 
8 June 1846He was named in the will of Patrick McAvinney on 8 June 1846 at Washington Co., MissouriG.4 
Marriage3 August 1856He witnessed the marriage of James Mundy and Mary Ann O'Hanlon on 3 August 1856 at St. James's Church, Potosi, Washington Co., MissouriG.5,6 
28 July 1870He appeared on the census of 28 July 1870 in the household of Philip McAvinney and Catherine Carrigan, age 35, b. MO lead miner.7 
Marriage*20 April 1871He married Ann Campbell, daughter of Michael Campbell and Margaret O'Hanlon, on 20 April 1871 at Washington Co., MissouriG.8 
Death*9 April 1910He died on 9 April 1910 at Breton Twp., Washington Co., MissouriG.9 
Burial*11 April 1910He was buried on 11 April 1910 at St. James's Church Cemetery, Potosi, Washington Co., MissouriG.10,9 


  1. [S520] VWH, The McEvany (as McIvanny) family were neighbors of Catherine Mundy in the 1850 census.
  2. [S1815] Missouri Wills and Probate Records, 1766-1988, online, Last will of Patrick McAvinney, 1846, q.v.
  3. [S520] VWH.
  4. [S1815] Missouri Wills and Probate Records, 1766-1988, online, Washington > Will Records, Vol C-D, 1846-1909 > img. 22/469. Volume C, pp. 2-3. Patrick McAvinney, res. Washington Co. MO, 8 Jun 1846. Bequeaths to wife Rose McAvinney all real personal property, all stock of cattle and horses, and all belongs. Names sons Patrick, John, Philip, and Thomas, and dau. Mary, each to receive one dollar. Names John McManis as sole executor. Witn. Valentine Heifner, James Newlan, and Joseph A Wiseman.
    Proved 18 Jun 1846 in the presence of Joseph A Wiseman and Valentine Heifner.
  5. [S271] Missouri Marriage Records, 1805-2002, Microfilm images, online, Washington > Record images for Washington > 1815-1884, img. 249/535. James Mundy and Mary Ann O'Hanlon, marr. 3 Aug 1856 by Eugene O___.
  6. [S2313] St. James's Church Parish Registers (Potosi, Missouri). p. 39, img. 150/1060. James Mundy, son of Felix Munday and Catharine Callaghan, and Mary Anne O'Hanlon, dau. of Thomas O'Hanlon and Catharine Campbell, marr. 3 Aug 1856 by Eugene O'Hea; witn. Philip McEviny and Thomas McEviny.
  7. [S18] 1870 U.S. Federal Census. Philip (38), b. MO, mine worker; Catherine (35), keeps house.
  8. [S2313] St. James's Church (Potosi) Registers. Book A, p. 60, img. 161/1060. Thomas McAvenney, son of Patrick McAvenney and Rose McMahon, and Ann Campbell, dau. of Michael Campbell and Margaret O'Hanlon, marr. 20 Apr 1871 by M O'Reilly; witn. John Myers, Mary Mundy, Patrick Campbell, James O'Hanlon, Patrick McAvenney and John Flynn.
  9. [S1399] Missouri Death Certificates (1910- ), File No. 12094, Reg. No. 24. Thomas J McAviny, farming and mining, wid., b. Potosi MO 4 Apr 1835, son of Patrick McAviny, b. Ireland, mother unk., d. Breton Twp., Washington Co. MO, 9 Apr 1910, age 75y 5d, arteriosclerosis; inf. John McAviny, res. Potosi MO; bur. Potosi MO 11 Apr 1910, online
  10. [S2205] St. James's Church Cemetery, Washington County, MO, online, Thomas J McAvinney, b. 4 Apr 1835, d. 99 Apr 1910, age 74; Confederate soldier, lived for a time in Higginsville.