Carroll, Peter

Birth Name Carroll, Peter
Gender male
Age at Death 72 years, 3 months, 14 days


Obituary of Peter Carroll, undated, from a scrapbook:

Peter Carroll, husband of Margaret Jane Carroll, of 27 Chase Street, Taunton, Mass., passed away on April 15 1938. He had been in ill-health for a number of years; the last two months he failed rapidly. He was born in Bloomfield, Prince Edward Island, the son of William and Elizabeth Carroll who were well known in Prince County. The family consisted of two boys and two girls, one boy and girl died in childhood. His mother died when he was quite young. His father married the second time to Mrs. Mary MacLean, a resident of Port Hill. The family moved to Taunton, Mass. when Peter was a small boy where they made their home. for many years the deceased worked for the New Haven, New York, and hartford Railway retiring some years ago on account of ill health.
In 1905 he married Margaret Jane Maynard, the daughter of the late John and Flora Maynard, well known residents of Port Hill. The marriage took place at the home of the bride's brother, Mr. J. H. Maynard in Dorchester, Mass. The late Mr. Carroll was a respected citizen and interested in the welfare of his adopted country. He was a faithful worker in the Winslow Congregational Church and a member of Sabatta Lodge of Old Fellows. He leaves four nephews and one niece. The funeral was largely attended by neighbours and friends. The widow intends to remain at her home in Taunton.

from website, the Descendants of Lachlin McKendrick:

More About WILLIAM CARROLL: Occupation: Miller

Marriage: Dec 23, 1878

i. PETER5 CARROLL12, b. Unknown; d. Unknown; m. MARGARET JANE MAYNARD 12, Dec 1879, Dorchester, Massachusets, USA; b. Jul 27, 1866, Port Hill, Lot 13, Prince Edward Island, Canada; d. Apr 05, 1966, Summerside, Prince Edward Island, Canada.
The following provided by John R Hughes: Lived in Taunton, MA, later moved back to Summerside, PEI (by 1964). Ref: Nina Ross material from PEI Archives.






Event Date Place Description Sources
Birth 1866 Prince Edward Island, Canada    
Death April 15, 1938 Taunton, Bristol County, Massachusetts, United States from his obituary  


Relation to main person Name Birth date Death date Relation within this family (if not by birth)
Father Carroll, Williamabout 18261910
Mother Campbell, Elizabethbefore 1878
         Carroll, Peter 1866 April 15, 1938
    Brother     Carroll, Thomas Campbell 1868 1879


Family of Carroll, Peter and Maynard, Margaret Jane Janie

Married Wife Maynard, Margaret Jane Janie ( * July 25, 1866 + April 5, 1966 )
Event Date Place Description Sources
Marriage 1905 Dorchester, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, United States from his obit.