Dr Francis Richard CASSIDI

Male 1858 - 1939  (81 years)


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  • Name Francis Richard CASSIDI  [1
    Prefix Dr 
    Born 8 Feb 1858  Youghal, County Cork, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Died 13 Jun 1939  Magherafelt, County Derry, Northern Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Obituary 24 Jun 1939 
    The British Medical Journal 

    • Dr. FRANCIS RICHARD CASSIDI, M.B.E., died on June
      13 at Magherafelt, County Derry, where he went to live
      after retiring from practice. A native of Youghal, County
      Cork, he was born in 1858 the son of Colonel Francis P.
      Cassidi, and from Rugby School entered Trinity College,
      Dublin, in 1877. He graduated B.A. in 1880, afterwards
      taking the M.A., and obtained his medical degrees in
      1882; also the L.M. of Coombe Hospital and the Diploma
      in State Medicine, proceeding to the M.D. of Dublin
      University in 1884. Dr. Cassidi was for many years
      physician to the Derby Royal Infirmary, and at the Annual
      Meeting of the British Medical Association at Leicester in
      1905 held office as vice-president of the Section of
      Obstetrics and Gynaecology. He was a justice of the
      peace and an Associate of the Order of St. John of
      Jerusalem.
    Notes 
    • Francis Richard Cassidi was born on 8 February 1858. He was the son of Colonel Francis Peter Cassidy and Maria Lucy Anne Hayman. He married Marion Elizabeth Duncannon, daughter of John Duncannon, on 20 July 1887. He died on 13 June 1939 at age 81.

      He was educated at Rugby School, Rugby, Warwickshire, England. He graduated from Trinity College, Dublin University, Dublin, County Dublin, Ireland, with a Master of Arts (M.A.). He graduated from Trinity College, Dublin University, Dublin, County Dublin, Ireland, with a Doctor of Medicine (M.D.). He was invested as a Officer, Most Venerable Order of the Hospital of St. John of Jerusalem (O.St.J.). Director of Transport, First Line Hospitals, Derbyshire during the First World War. He was invested as a Member, Order of the British Empire (M.B.E.) in 1918. He lived at Glenbrook, County Derry, Ireland.

      Children of Francis Richard Cassidi and Marion Elizabeth Duncannon
      Marjorie May Cassidi2 b. 11 May 1888, d. 12 Oct 1890
      Francis Laird Cassidi+2 b. 20 Dec 1889, d. 17 Sep 1963
      Commander Robert Alexander Cassidi+ b. 18 Nov 1894, d. 31 Mar 1966; younger [1]
    Person ID I9499  Colston & Wenck families in Australia
    Last Modified 22 Jun 2014 

    Father Colonel Francis Peter CASSIDY,   b. 3 Aug 1810,   d. 24 Sep 1879  (Age 69 years) 
    Mother Maria Lucy Anne HAYMAN,   d. 26 Sep 1906 
    Married 2 Jun 1853 
    Family ID F5949  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Marian Elizabeth DUNCANNON,   d. Oct 1941 
    Married 20 Jul 1887  [1
    Children 
     1. Marjorie May CASSIDI,   b. 11 May 1888,   d. 12 Oct 1890  (Age 2 years)
    +2. Francis Laird CASSIDI,   b. 20 Dec 1889,   d. 17 Sep 1963  (Age 73 years)
     3. Commander Robert Alexander CASSIDI,   b. 18 Nov 1894,   d. 31 Mar 1966  (Age 71 years)
    Last Modified 22 Jun 2014 
    Family ID F5950  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 8 Feb 1858 - Youghal, County Cork, Ireland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 13 Jun 1939 - Magherafelt, County Derry, Northern Ireland Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S727] The Peerage, (http://www.thepeerage.com/), M, #258996, b. 8 February 1858, d. 13 June 1939.

    2. [S728] PubMed Central Canada, (http://pubmedcentralcanada.ca/), The British Medical Journal, 1308, June 24, 1939.