Jeremiah Day

M, b. December 19, 1856, d. April 12, 1932
Father*Darby Day b. circa 1805, d. February 18, 1882
Mother*Johanna Murnane b. July 12, 1819, d. November 16, 1902
Back row: John, Celestine, Raymond, James and Agnes
Front row: Daniel, Jeremiah, Johanna, Earl
     Jeremiah Day was born on December 19, 1856 in Henry, Marshall County, Illinois.1,2 He was the son of Darby Day and Johanna Murnane. Jeremiah Day married Johanna Ryan, daughter of John Ryan and Winnie Ryan, on January 29, 1883 in Camp Grove, Marshall County, Illinois. Standing up for the couple were Matthew and Mary Ryan.3 Jeremiah Day died on April 12, 1932 in Grant Township, Jefferson, Greene County, Iowa, at age 75. He was buried in St. Mary Cemetery, Greene County, Iowa. Casket bearers were LeRoy Garrity, Delos Garrity, Francis Garrity, Earl Day, Leo Day and Cleo Day. The Mass was celebrated by Father Murphy at St. Joseph's Church in Jefferson, Iowa.4

Children of Jeremiah Day and Johanna Ryan

ChartsPater Familias O'Dea Descendant Chart (Indented)
Thomas (Darby) O'Dea Descendant Chart (Indented)
Last Edited2 Feb 2021


  1. [S246] [Unknown author], Obituary Jeremiah Day.
  2. [S463] Iowa, U.S., Death Records, 1920-1967, online, Jeremiah's birth location is mentioned in the death record of his daughter Celestine.
  3. [S10] County Clerk's Office, Vital Records Marshall County.
  4. [S251] St. Joseph Catholic Church, Church Records for St. Joseph Catholic Church, Deaths (January 1933 - January 1982).
  5. [S6] June 4, 1860 Census Record, Provo, Utah, Page: 30; Family History Library Film: 803210.
  6. [S3] July 3, 1865 Census Record, Provo, Utah, Archive Collection Number: 103.010; Roll Number: 2182; Line: 3.
  7. [S19] June 8, 1880 Census Record, Provo, Utah, Roll: 252; Page: 458C; Enumeration District: 282.
  8. [S250] June 7, 1900 Census Record, Provo, Utah, Page: 3; Enumeration District: 0081; FHL microfilm: 124043.
  9. [S591] January 1, 1905 Census Record, Provo, Utah, Microfilm of Iowa State Censuses, 1856, 1885, 1895, 1905, 1915, 1925 as well various special censuses from 1836-1897 obtained from the State Historical Society of Iowa via Heritage Quest.
  10. [S252] April 18, 1910 Census Record, Provo, Utah, Roll: T624_403; Page: 2B; Enumeration District: 0094; FHL microfilm: 137441.
  11. [S253] February 27, 1920 Census Record, Provo, Utah, Roll: T625_491; Page: 6B; Enumeration District: 104.
  12. [S254] April 4, 1930 Census Record, Provo, Utah, Page: 3A; Enumeration District: 0012; FHL microfilm: 2340391.