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Mary "Mollie" McQuillan Fitzgerald
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Birth: Aug. 8, 1859
Saint Paul
Ramsey County
Minnesota, USA
Death: Sep. 2, 1936
Washington
District of Columbia
District Of Columbia, USA


Mother of F. Scott Fitzgerald

Mollie was the oldest child born to Louisa Allen and Philip Francis McQuillan, a wealthy businessman. She attended the Convent of the Visitation School in Mendota Heights (near St. Paul), Minnesota, which her father helped found. On February 12, 1890, she married Edward Fitzgerald in Washington, D.C. The reception took place at a townhome in the nation's capital that was kept by her mother, and Governor William Merriam of Minnesota was in attendance. The couple spent their honeymoon in Europe and returned to St. Paul. Mollie and Edward had five children, though only the two youngest survived infancy: Louisa, Mary Ashton, Francis Scott Key, and Annabel. The family moved to Buffalo, New York, when Edward's business failed in 1898. They lived for a short while in Syracuse, New York, but returned to Buffalo in September 1903. In 1908, they moved back to St. Paul, where they lived until the moved to Washington, D.C. to be close to their son, F. Scott.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Philip Francis McQuillan (1834 - 1877)
  Louisa Allen McQuillan (1841 - 1913)
 
 Spouse:
  Edward Fitzgerald (1853 - 1931)*
 
 Children:
  F. Scott Fitzgerald (1896 - 1940)*
  Annabel Fitzgerald Sprague (1901 - 1987)*
 
 Siblings:
  Mary McQuillan Fitzgerald (1859 - 1936)
  Agnes Frances McQuillan (1865 - 1886)*
  Josephine McQuillan (1871 - 1872)*
  John McQuillan (1872 - 1874)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
Our Mother
 
Burial:
Old Saint Mary's Catholic Church Cemetery
Rockville
Montgomery County
Maryland, USA
 
Created by: Star Kline
Record added: Feb 10, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 24531573
Mary Mollie <i>McQuillan</i> Fitzgerald
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Mary Mollie <i>McQuillan</i> Fitzgerald
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- Dixie Shacklett Hatfield
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- Suzie Nash
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