Person:Bernard McGroarty (1)

Bernard Joseph McGroarty
  1. Bernard Joseph McGroarty1885 - 1939
m. 26 Oct 1909
Facts and Events
Name Bernard Joseph McGroarty
Unknown Ben McGroarty
Gender Male
Birth[1] 3 May 1885 Woodbridge, York, Ontario, Canada
Residence[1] Bef 26 Oct 1909 Toronto, York, Ontario, Canada
Marriage 26 Oct 1909 Brechin, Ontario, Ontario, CanadaSt. Andrew's Roman Catholic Church
to Rose Louisa Flynn
Death? 18 Jan 1939 Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
Burial? 21 Jan 1939 St. Mary's Cemetery, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
Reference Number? 6335

B.J. McGROARTY, Winnipeg Sportsman, succumbs, aged 53

B.J. McGroarty, at 670 Lipton Street, died Wednesday morning in the St. Boniface hospital in his 54th year. Mr. McGroarty had taken an active interest in the organization of sports for many years and was well known to hockey and softball players and supporters throughout Greater Winnipeg. He was connected with the old Columbus club hockey team and was a former president of the Victoria Girls’ softball league. Born in Woodbridge, Ontario, Mr. McGroarty had resided in Winnipeg for the past 24 years, during which time he had been superintendent of Woods Manufacturing company. Two years ago he was forced to resign on account of ill health. He is survived by his widow, three daughters, Mary, Veronica, and Patricia and two sons Cecil and Thomas all at home; two sisters. Mrs. J. Ryndress and Mrs. Duggan of Toronto, and two brothers, J.W. McGroarty of Winnipeg, and T. McGroarty of Toronto….

Source- Winnipeg Free Press, Wed. Jan. 18, 1939, page 8

  1. 1.0 1.1 From marriage refs.

    QUAY 3 "# 70, On Oct. 26, 1909 were married Bernard Joseph McGroarty, age 24, of Toronto, born Woodbridge, a Shipper; son of Bernard McGroarty and Susan Furrie, and Rose Louisa Flynn, age 25, of Mara, born Mara; dau. of John Flynn and Susan Kelly; wit.: Francis Bernard Montague, Toronto and Ida Flynn, Brechin; by: K. J. McRae.+