Welcome to the McNeill Family Page!

Updated: 26 May 2009

If you have birth records, obituaries, photographs, etc. of the McNeill, Nemmers, Tyrrell, Wood, and related families, please send to Jim Adams at adamsmckain at gmail.com for inclusion on this page.

John McNeill (b. about 1818 in Scotland - d. in Ballymena, Antrim, Ulster, Ireland) married Lillian Turk (b. in England). They had a son:

  1. Robert Gordon McNeill

Robert Gordon McNeill (22 Feb 1843 in Ballymena, Antrim, Ulster, Ireland - 06 June 1919 in Custer Park, IL, USA) married Mary Jane Bergin (b. Aug 1848 in Albany, Albany, NY - d. 1913 in Chicago, Cook, IL, USA). They had 6 children:

  1. Frederick Dennis (13 Aug 1882 in Cardiff, Kankakee, IL - 26 June 1953 in East. Peoria, IL) married Mary "Mamye" Elizabeth Wood, the daughter of Robert Bruce Wood and Anna E. Tyrrell. Frederick D. and Mary Elizabeth had a son, Francis Joseph McNeill (03 Feb 1917 - 26 June 2005). Frederick Dennis McNeill was a blacksmith's helper and worked for the Davenport Locomotive Company in Davenport, IA.
  2. Louise married a Mr. Barber and they had a son, Fred Barber.
  3. Lillian
  4. Robert
  5. George (b. May 1879 - d. 1911 in Campus, IL)
  6. Sophia (b. Dec 1880 - d. 1949 in Wilmington, Greene, IL) married Frank Peterson.

Fred & Mary McNeill and their 12 children.