FRANCIS JOHN & HARRY DEVINE




ca 1918

Francis "Frank" John Devine was born to Irish immigrants, Patrick and Bridget Daly Devine on June 25, 1871 in Pisgan, Morgan County, Illinois. He married Americus "Dollie" Coker, daughter of Sylvester and Fidelia Peak Coker, on December 20, 1893 in Franklin, Illinois. Dollie Coker was born in Franklin, Illinois. They were the parents of two children, Harry (who passed away in 1919 in Jacksonville) and Mildred Devine. Frank was a lifelong farmer in Pisgah and Sinclair and he and Dollie retired to Murrayville, Illinois. He passed away from injuries received in an automobile accident on February 27, 1941 in Jacksonville and is interred in Calvary Cemetery in Jacksonville. Dollie Coker Devine passed away in 1962 in Jacksonville. She is interred near her husband and son, Harry, and daughter, Mildred, in Calvary Cemetery in Jacksonville, Illinois.



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