San Francisco Genealogy
Obituaries and Death Notices
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This is a miscellaneous collection of newspaper obituaries, funeral notices and death notices submitted by San Francisco researchers and volunteers. If an entry has a contact name, you may contact the researcher with questions about the families mentioned, but understand that they have *not* volunteered to provide copies for people. Source information for each entry is provided for your convenience so that you can obtain a photocopy on your own.

"DOAK--In San Francisco, Wm. MORRIS, alias "Tipperary Bill" for the murder of Richard DOAK, to be hanged on June 10." Source: Sonoma County Journal (Petaluma, CA), 6 May 1859. Transcribed by Jeanne Taylor.

"DOAK--Wm. MORRIS, tried in the Fourth District Court, San Francisco for the murder of Richard H. DOAK, was on the 12th found guilty of murder in the first degree. He will be sentenced on the 30th." Source: San Mateo County Gazette, 16 April 1859, Vol. 1 No. 2. Transcribed by jch.
"DOANE--The funeral of Brigadier General Charles DOANE will take place tomorrow by the military." Source: Stockton Daily Argus, 9 Oct 1862. Transcribed by Dee.
"DOBBAS--in Hollister, Feb. 12th, Eugene, only son of Joseph and Constance DOBBAS, aged 5 years, 9 months and 14 days. [San Francisco papers please copy]." Source: The Pacific Coast (Hollister, San Benito Co., CA), 19 Feb, 1881. Transcribed by Dee.
"DOBBIE--In San Mateo, March 9, James B. DOBBIE, a native of New York State, aged 62 years." Source: San Francisco Examiner, 11 Mar 1892, p. 7.
"DOBLE--Albert [sic] DOBLE died at the German Hospital in San Francisco, California, December 21st. His remains were cremated. Mr. DOBLE was a brother of the late Henry DOBLE, Mrs. George C. MORRISON and Mrs. Elizabeth MOORE and a half brother of Mrs. Thompson FRANCES of this city and Mrs. Joseph DRAKE of Greensburg. Mr. DOBLE was formerly a resident of this city. He left here in 1849 and went to California, locating in San Francisco, where he has since resided. Mr. DOBLE accumulated considerable property in the West and was one of his adopted city's prominent citizens. His wife died last February. Two sons, Robert McF. and William A. DOBLE survive him." Source: The Selby Democrat (Shelby, IN), 5 Jan 1905, p.8, c.3. Transcribed 30 Oct 2001 by Barb Huff at http://www.rootsweb.com/~inshelby/obituaries/obit_doble.htm Contact: Christine Doyle christine@monty-doyle.com
"DOBLES--BY STATE TELEGRAPH, San Francisco, Oct. 9 -- -John DOBLES, a blacksmith residing on Pine street, opposite the Academy of Music, was found dead in his bed this morning. A post mortem examination showed that he died of apoplexy. His pipe was in his mouth as if he had been smoking before he died." Source: Stockton Daily Independent, 10 Oct 1866. Transcribed by Dee.
"DOBROGOSLSKY--In this city, February 2, Nestora DOBROGOSLSKY, a native of Mexico, aged 23 years. Funeral will take place tomorrow, Sunday, at 10 o'clock, from 1415 Stockton Street; thence to Holy Cross Cemetery, San Mateo." Source: San Francisco Call, 4 Feb 1888. Transcribed by Sylvia.
"DOCKERY--In San Leandro, November 15, Eugene G. DOCKERY, beloved son of Eleanor and the late J. P. DOCKERY, a native of San Francisco. Funeral notice later. Remains at parlors of McAvoy, O'Hara & Co., 4450 Geary Street." Source: San Francisco Chronicle, 16 Nov 1921. Transcribed by Sylvia Mast.
"DODD--Noted Pacific Coast Mariner Dies, Aged 86. Captain Adams DODD was Honorary Member Merchants' Exchange. Captain Adams DODD, 86 years old, one of the early maritime notables of the Pacific Coast and a resident of San Francisco for over thirty-five years died yesterday morning in his home at 1325 Guerraro street after a brief illness. Captain DODD first set foot in California in 1861. He was a member of many maritime organizations and an honorary member of the Merchants' Exchange. For thirty-five years he had been living at his present home near that of Mayor Rolph. Captain DODD's adventures were so numerous, thrilling and typical of early life on the coast that a 500 - page manuscript book he wrote of his life had been circulated from hand to hand in the United States, Ireland and Australia. Captain DODD built two ships on the coast - The Venus, which won the Centennial boat races on the bay July 4, 1876, and the Howard, which was bought by the Russians just before the Russo-Japanese war and later captured outside Port Authur, where it was running the blockade. In 1867 he discovered an island near Alaska which he reported to the United States Geodetic Survey as Atkins Island, naming it after his ship. Among mariners it was known as DODD Island for a long time and is a favorite fishing spot of northern waters." Source: San Francisco Chronicle, 10 Sept 1922. Contact: Beth Dodd beth@oakvalley.com http://www.oakvalley.com/adams/
"DODD--In this city, March 4, Cecilia, wife of the late James DODD, and mother of Mrs. Mary STRADERMANN, a native of Ireland, aged 77 years." Source: San Francisco Chronicle, 5 Mar 1896. Transcribed by John Ireland.
"DODD--Dec 12, 1959, Elmer E. DODD, beloved brother of Charles P. DODD, devoted friend of Eileen WATERS. A member of Seal Rock Lodge #536, F. & A. M., and San Francisco Bodies, Ancient and Accepted Scottish Rite. Services Tuesday afternoon 1 o'clock at Halsted and Co., 1123 Sutter st officer os Seal Rock Lodge #536 F. & A. M. officiating. Interment, San Francisco National Cemetery, Presidio." Source: San Francisco Chronicle, 14 Dec 1959, p.50. Contact: Martha Richards maseattle@copper.net
"DODD, Philip G., 24 years." Source: San Francisco Examiner, 10 July 1911.
"DODEN--In this city, December 11, 1887, Helene DODEN, beloved daughter of Herman DODEN, a native of San Francisco, aged 11 years, 4 months and 2 days. The funeral will be private today (Tuesday) at 10 o'clock a.m., from the undertaking rooms of Theodore Dierks, 957 Mission Street, between Fifth and Sixth Streets. Interment I.O.O.F. Cemetery." Source: San Francisco Call, 13 Dec 1887, page 8. Transcribed by Carolyn Schwab.
"DODGE--[On 18 Nov 1873] At San Francisco Charles DODGE died suddenly and his friend Joseph FARRADAY, committed suicide, thinking he might be suspected of causing DODGE's death; the latter died from natural causes." Source: The Bee (Sacramento, CA), "Record of Notable Events in the State," 1 Jan 1874. Transcribed by Betty Loose.
"DODGE--BY STATE TELEGRAPH, San Francisco, Jan 5 -- On Dec. 15th, while at sea, Charles L. DODGE fell from the topsail yard of the revenue steamer 'Wyanda' and was instantly killed." Source: Stockton Daily Independent, 6 Jan 1869. Transcribed by Dee Sardoc.
"DODGE--In Jacksonville, Tuolumne County, June 16, Eva B. DODGE, a native of California, aged 17...." Source: San Francisco Daily Examiner, 19 June 1888.
"DODGE--In this city, December 6, 1897, Francis B. DODGE, beloved father of Mrs. Fanny GRANT, Mrs. S.M. CARLETON and F.A. DODGE, a native of Ohio, aged 75 years 2 months and 6 days." Source: San Francisco Call, 7 Dec 1897, page 13.
"DOE--In Oakland, December 27, Fred A. DOE, a native of San Francisco, aged 27 years, 2 months and 17 days." Source: San Francisco Call, 28 Dec 1880 p.4. Transcribed by Martha Richards.
"DOERRER--At San Francisco, Mar. 16, Mary, beloved wife of A. DOERRER, aged 23 years, a native of California. [Deceased was the daughter of Mr.&Mrs. James HOGAN, of Fairview…]" Source: The Free Lance (Hollister, San Benito Co), 22 March 1901. Transcribed by Dee.
"DOHERTY--In this city, February 23d, Mrs. Anne DOHERTY, aged 61 years. Friends and acquaintances are respectfully invited to attend the funeral to-day (Tuesday), at 1 o'clock p.m., from the Chapel of St. Mary's Hospital." Source: San Francisco Daily Morning Call, 24 Feb 1874.
"DOHERTY--Railroad Employe Fatally Hurt - Barney DOHERTY, an old railroad employe, efficient and popular, has been running as baggageman on the passenger train between this city and Reno, and left for the latter place on the 11:45 train yesterday. At Colfax one of the coaches was left, and he was engaged in coupling the air-brake hose when he slipped and fell in such a manner that his head was crushed. He was brought to the Railroad Hospital in this city by special train, and lingered for a few hours, dying about 7 P.M. His sister resides in this city with his uncle, James PARSONS, and his mother lives in San Francisco." Source: The Daily Record-Union, (Sacramento, CA), 2 July 1886. Transcribed by Betty Loose.
"DOHERTY--Sacramento, January 23 - John DOHERTY, a native of County Donegal, Ireland, 60 years. (San Francisco and Quincy, Plumas county, papers please copy.) [Friends and acquaintances are respectfully invited to attend the funeral which will take place from his residence, K street, between Fifteenth and Sixteenth, to-morrow at 1:30 o'clock; thence to St. Rose Church, where funeral services will be held.]." Source: The Sacramento Daily Record-Union, 24 Jan 1887. Transcribed by Betty Loose.
"DOHERTY--April 20th 1870 - John M. DOHERTY, alias "Paddy Pungent," committed suicide in San Francisco." Source: Sacramento Daily Union, 2 Jan 1871. Transcribed by Betty Loose.
"DOHERTY--In Napa City, February 3, Mary DOHERTY, a native of the Parish of Clonmany, County Donegal, Ireland, aged 60 years...." Source: San Francisco Call, 4 Feb 1888. Transcribed by Sylvia.
"DOHERTY--In San Francisco, May 7th, Michael DOHERTY, aged 34 years, a native of St. John, Newfoundland." Source: Sacramento Daily Bee, 11 May 1863. Transcribed by Betty Loose.
"DOHERTY--At the City and County Hospital, March 15, William DOHERTY, a native of California, age 41 years." Source: San Francisco Chronicle, 16 March 1899, p.10. Transcribed by Susan Cherry-Boyer.
"DOHNY--Woman Artist, Pioneer Dies--PETALUMA, March 29. - Mrs. Frank Shattuck DOHNY, daughter of the late Judge W.F. SHATTUCK who founded the Petaluma Weekly Courier in 1876 died yesterday in a San Francisco hospital after a long illness. Mrs. DOHNY was born in Santa Rosa but passed her girlhood in this city. She was a sister of Mrs. Rena SHATTUCK, Mrs. Mattie CAMPBELL, and Mrs. Henry L. ELLSWORTH of San Francisco. Mrs. DOHNY moved to San Francisco many years ago and was widely known in artist's circles, her paintings and sketches have been given recognition by authorities." Source: Oakland Tribune, 29 March 1935, Page B 13. Transcribed by jch.
"DOLAN--Dispatch from San Francisco, April 4 -- DOLAN, the hotel waiter who was arrested here for malicious mischief perpetrated at the hotel in Nevada City, where he had been employed but jumped from the train when on his way back for trial, and had both legs severed, died here in the hospital last night." Source: Stockton Daily Independent, 5 Apr 1872. Transcribed by Dee.
"DOLAN--In this city, January 8, Bridget, the beloved wife of James DOLAN, a native of the Parish of Kl[ich?]ey, County Kerry, Ireland, aged 30 years. Friends and acquaintances are respectfully invited to attend the funeral this (Sunday) afternoon, at 2 o'clcok, from her late residence, 125 Clay street, between Fourth and Fifth." Source: San Francisco Daily Morning Call, 8 Jan 1870.
"DOLAN--In this city, March 11, Frank E., beloved son of Thomas and Winnifred DOLAN, and brother of John, Belle and Minne DOLAN, a native of San Francisco, Cal., aged 23 years. The funeral will take place today (Monday), at 8:30 o'clock a. m., from his late residence, 834 Bay Street; thence to St. Bridget's Church, where a solemn requiem mass will be celebrated for the repose of his soul, commencing at 9 o'clock a.m. Interment private, in Holy Cross Cemetery." Source: San Francisco Examiner, 13 March 1899, p. 6. Transcribed by Lee Radigan.
"DOLAN--In this city, March 11, Frank E. DOLAN, a native of California, aged 23 years." Source: San Francisco Chronicle, 14 March 1899, p.12. Transcribed by Susan Cherry-Boyer.
"DOLAN--In this city, July 16, at No. 308 Tehama street, James DOLAN, a native of County Kilkenny, Ireland, aged 40 years. Notice of funeral to-morrow." Source: San Francisco Daily Morning Call, 17 July 1879.
"DOLAN--In this city, November 20, James DOLAN, aged 54 years." Source: Daily Alta California, 23 Nov 1885.
"DOLAN--In this city, February 22, John DOLAN, a native of Ireland, aged 78 years." Source: San Francisco Daily Evening Bulletin, 23 Feb 1895.
"DOLAN--In this city, June 13, 1896, Mary DOLAN, sister of John, Thomas and Bridget DOLAN, a native of the parish of Drum, County (not able to read) Ireland, aged 63 years, [Boston papers please copy]. Friends and acquaintances are respectfully invited to attend the funeral TOMORROW (Monday) at 8:30 o’clock A.M. from her late residence 226 ½ Sanchez Street, thence to Mission Dolores Church, where a solemn requiem mass will be celebrated for the repose of her soul, commending at 9 o’clock. Interment Holy Cross Cemetery." Source: San Francisco Morning Call, 14 June 1896. Transcribed by Margie Hinton.
"DOLAN--In this city, October 19, Patrick DOLAN, a native of Killina, County Cavan, Ireland, aged 40 years. Friends and acquaintances are respectfully invited to attend the funeral today (Wednesday) at 2 1/2 o’clock p.m., from the undertaking rooms of Flaunagan & Gallagher, No. 20 Fifth street." Source: San Francisco Call, 20 Oct 1880 page Y.
"DOLAN--In San Francisco, 15th inst., Thomas DOLAN, aged 38 years." Source: Sacramento Bee, 18 May 1869. Transcribed by Betty Loose.
"DOLLARHIDE--Mr. and Mrs. Joe DOLLARHIDE and Mr. and Mrs. George SCOTT, of Westwood, were visiting friends in Cedarville last Friday. Mr. and Mrs. DOLLARHIDE recently lost their baby girl, who died at lane’s hospital in San Francisco, the first of last week. Their many friends deeply sympathize with the bereaved parents in the death of their first born and only child." Source: Surpise Valley Record (Cedarville, Modoc County, CA), 31 October 1928. Transcribed by Billie Reynolds.
"DOLSON--In this city, March 5, Sarah E. wife of Delwitt C. DOLSON, a native of Orange County, N. Y., Aged 65 years." Source: Daily Alta California, 7 Mar 1888, p. 3. Transcribed by Muriel.
"DOMINGOS--GONE TO FINAL REST - Hundreds of people attended the funeral of John DOMINGOS, a pioneer citizen and former Supervisor, held yesterday forenoon in the Masonic Temple. The Blue Room, the Commandery Room and the lobbies were packed. The funeral services were conducted by officers of Tehama Lodge No. 3, F.and A.M. Representatives of the following Orders, of which deceased had been a member, were present: Royal Arch Masons; Sacramento Lodge, No 2, I.O.O.F; Pacific Encampment, No.2, I.O.O.F; Veteran Odd Fellows; Red Jacket Tribe No. 28, Improved Order of Red Men: Exempt Firemen; Druids; Knights of Pythias; Chapter of the Order of Eastern Star No. 196; Wenonah Degree of Pocahontas and the local Teosophical Society. There were many beautiful floral tributes about the coffin. The remains were sent to San Francisco in the afternoon for interment. The pall-bearers at the funeral were: - Honorary - J.W. WATT, Sacramento Lodge, No. 2 I.O.O.F; N. NAPIER, Pacific Encampment, No. 2, I.O.O.F.; George DUNN, Sacramento chapter, No.3, Royal Arch Masons; C.A. DeCOE, Tehama Lodge, No 2, F. and A.M.; William W. MOTT, Sr., Sacramento Lodge, F. and A.M., No 40. Active - Grove L. JOHNSON, Ancient Order of Druids, Walhalla Grove; Edwin L. DUNDAS, Improved Order of Red Men, Red jacket Tribe No. 22; Robert P. DREYER, Knights of Pythias; J.W. WYLIE, Order of Eastern Star." Source: Sacramento Bee, 7 March 1904. Transcribed by Betty Loose.
"DONAHUE--At sea, September 20, 1898, AGNES DONAHUE, beloved daughter of the late Cornelius J. DONAHUE and sister of Maggie DONAHUE, aged 7 years and 7 months." Source: San Francisco Examiner, 3 Oct 1898, page 7. Transcribed by Carolyn Schwab.
"DONAHUE--In this city, Oct 16th, Eliza Theresa DONAHUE, daughter of P.J. and Catherine R. DONAHUE, aged 2 years and 2 days." Source: San Francisco Daily Examiner, 18 Oct 1865.
"DONAHUE--The funeral of the late Mrs. James DONAHUE took place from St. Mary's Cathedral yesterday and was a very imposing affair. The remains of the deceased lady were brought from Santa Clara yesterday by a special funeral train. The train was suitably draped and the road from the house of the deceased to the station and at the several stopping places on the railroad, profound respect was paid to the remains. Mrs. DONAHUE had been one of the warmest friends of many local charitable institutions and especially of the Catholic Orphan Asylum." Source: Stockton Daily Independent, 30 June 1868. Transcribed by Dee Sardoc.
"DONAHUE--In this city, March 22, 1882, James A. DONAHUE, beloved son of Dennis and Margaret DONAHUE, a native of San Francisco, aged 21 years, 8 months, and 11 days. Friends and acquaintances are respectfully invited to attend the funeral tomorrow (Friday), at 8 1/2 o'clock a.m. from the residence of his parents, 42 Natoma Street, thence to St. Patrick's Church, where a requiem Mass will be celebrated for the repose of his soul, commencing at 9 o'clock." Source: The Morning Call (San Francisco), 23 March 1882, page 4. Transcribed by Carolyn.
"DONAHUE--There will be a solemn requiem mass celebrated for the repose of the soul of the late JEREMIAH DONAHUE, the dearly beloved husband of Mary Donahue, at St. Teresa's Church, Portrero, at 9:30 a.m., today (Monday). Friends are respectfully invited to attend." Source: San Francisco Call, 15 June 1885, page 4. Transcribed by Carolyn Schwab.
"DONAHUE--The remains of Patrick DONAHUE, who died recently at San Francisco, were brought to the city yesterday for interment." Source: Sacramento Daily Record-Union, 9 Aug 1875. Transcribed by Betty Loose.
"DONAHUE--In this city, January 3d, Peter DONAHUE, Esq., late of Patterson, New Jersey, aged 75. His friends and those of his son Michael, Peter and James DONAHUE, are invited to attend his funeral, from his residence on Minnie street, at 9 o'clock this afternoon." Source: Alta California, 4 Jan 1853. Submitted by Martha Richards.
"DONAHUE--Michael, 58 ys." Source: San Francisco Examiner, 17 Jan 1892, p. 7.
"DONAHUE--BY STATE TELEGRAPH, San Francisco, Mar. 25 -- A man named Philip DONAHUE fell into the surf from a boat near Fort Point yesterday and died about 4 hours afterwards from injuries received." Source: Stockton Daily Independent, 26 March 1867. Transcribed by Dee Sardoc. 
"DONALDSON--In this city, July 1, 1895, David DONALDSON, father of Annie and Charles DONALDSON, a native of Dundee, Scotland, aged 65 years. Friends and Acquaintances are respectfully invited to attend the funeral tomorrow (Wednesday), at 1:30 o'clock p.m. from the Masonic Temple, corner Post and Montgomery street. Remains are at the parlors of Halsted & Co., 946 Mission street." Source: San Francisco Call, 2 July 1895, p. 13.
"DONALDSON--Interment in San Francisco, Feb. 23, George DONALDSON, Ohio, 24." Source: Alta California, 28 Feb 1853. Submitted by Martha Richards.
"DONEGAN, Francis." Source: San Francisco Morning Call, 2 Feb 1894, p. 10.
"DONEVON--In this city, December 5th, Patrick DONEVON, a native of county Monohen, Ireland, aged 39 years." Source: San Francisco Daily Examiner, 5 Dec 1865.
"DONNELLY--In this city, April 18, Ann, beloved wife of Thomas DONNELLY, and mother of Mrs. M.A. MAHER and Peter, Annie, James and Maggie DONNELLY, a native of County Caven, Irenland, aged 50 years. (Boston papers please copy.) Friends and acquaintances are respectfully invited to attend the funeral to-day (Friday), at 9:30 o'clock a.m. from her late residence, No. 531 Seventh street; thence to St. Rose's Church, where a solemn requiem mass will be celebrated for the repose of her soul, commencing at 10 o'clock a.m. Interment, Mount Calvary Cemetery." Source: San Francisco Daily Examiner, 20 Apr 1888.
"DONNELLY--In Wasgington, June 1, Anthony, dearly beloved son of Lawrence and the late Mary
DONNELLY, loving brother of Owen, Patrick, Lawrence, Michael, Bridget, and Sarah DONNELLY and Sister Teresa of Notre Dame Convent, San Jose, nephew of James and Michael CONNOLL, and cousin of Mrs. Stephen McCUE, a native of County Mayo, Ireland , aged 33 years and 6 months. A member of Division 10, A. O. H. in A." Source: San Francisco Bulletin, 5 June 1911. Transcribed by: Evalou.
"DONNELLY--The residence of Bryan DONNELLY, near the Mission St. Bridge, San Francisco, was destroyed by fire last Sunday night, and with it, horrible to state, Mrs. DONNELLY and one of their children. The fire was caused by the bursting of a camphine lamp. Mr. DONNELLY had succeeded in rescuing his wife from the flames, but when she discovered that one of the children was yet missing, she rushed into the burning pyre." Source: Sonoma County Journal (Petaluma, CA), 14 Sept 1860. Transcribed by Jeanne Taylor.
"DONNELLY--In South San Francisco, December 28, 1898, Chester Francis, dearly beloved son of Frank R. and Henrietta DONNELLY, and grandson of Mr. and Mrs. F. SIEMER, a native of San Francisco, aged 1 months and [9?] days. The funeral will take place tomorrow (Friday) at 11 o'clock, from the residence of his parents, 1437 Seventh avenue south, South San Francisco. Interment private, Cypress Lawn Cemetery." Source: San Francisco Daily Morning Call, 29 Dec 1898, p. 11.
"DONNELLY--In South San Francisco, December 28, 1898, Chester Francis, dearly beloved son of Frank R. and Henrietta DONNELLY, and grandson of Mr. and Mrs. F. SIEMER, a native of San Francisco, aged 1 month and 9 days." Source: San Francisco Bulletin, 29 Dec 1898.
"DONNELLY--MRS. M.E. DONNELLY IS CALLED BY DEATH -- CHICO (Butte Co.), June 16 - Mrs. M.E. DONNELLY, a well-known resident of this city passed away yesterday afternoon after an illness of several months. She was first stricken with paralysis and while prostrate a blood clot formed a gangrenous condition requiring an amputation of the leg below the knee. She recovered from the shock of the operation and for a time was apparently on the road to partial recovery, but soon fell into a decline which ended with her death yesterday. She was the mother of Mrs. H.W. GREW and W.P. DONNELLY of this city. Funeral services will be held this evening at the home at 8:30 at which Rev. E.J. KENNA, President of Santa Clara College, will officiate. The remains will be taken to San Francisco for interment in Holy Cross Cemetery." Source: Sacramento Saturday Bee, 16 June 1905. Transcribed by Betty Loose.
"DONNELLY--In this city, August 2, Mary wife of the late Bernard DONNELLY, a native of the County of Roscommon, Parish of St. John's, Ireland, aged 58 years. Friends and acquaintances and those of her sons, John, Patrick, Owen, Thomas and Bernard DONNELLY, and her daughter, Mrs. Thomas SKERRETT, are respectfully invited to attend the funeral, to-day (Thursday), at 2 1/2 o'clock p.m, from her late residence, No. 238 Sixth street, between Howard and Folsom." Source: San Francisco Daily Morning Call, 4 Aug 1881.
"DONNELLY--Daniel KEELY stabbed and killed P. DONNELLY." Source: Sacramento Daily Union, 1 Jan 1861. Transcribed by Betty Loose.


"DONNELLY--In Oakland Point, Cal., February 27, Sarah, infant daughter of John and Mary DONNELLY, aged 4 months and 5 days. Friends and acquaintances of the family are respectfully invited to attend the [sic.] this (Sunday) afternoon, at 1 1/2 o'clock, from the Oakland boat." Source: San Francisco Daily Morning Call, 28 Feb 1869.
"DONNELLY--In this city, April 1, at the residence of his daughter, Mrs. K.E. BATES, No. 603 Post street, Thomas DONNELLY, yeast powder manufacturer, aged 85 years, 1 month and [26?] days, a native of Ferns, Bresford county, Ireland. (Freedman's Jounal, Cincinatti, O., Quebec, Canada papers please copy.) Friends are respectfully invited to attend the funeral, to-morrow (Tuesday) at 2 o'clock p.m." Source: San Francisco Daily Examiner, 3 Apr 1882.
"DONNELLY--In this city, March 3, at the City and County Hospital, Thomas DONNELLY, a native of Ireland, aged 47 years." Source: San Francisco Chronicle, 5 Mar 1908, p. 9. Transcribed by jch.
"DONOGHUE--DONOGHUE, John." Source: San Francisco Call, 28 April 1893. Transcribed by Joyce.
"DONOHOE--In San Francisco, Nov. 5th, John DONOHOE, aged 35 years, a native of the county Cork, Ireland." Source: Sacramento Daily Bee, 6 Nov 1858. Transcribed by Betty Loose.
"DONOHOE--San Francisco, July 30 - William P. DONOHOE, 4 years, 4 months and 12 days." Source: Sacramento Daily Record-Union, 2 Aug 1875. Transcribed by Betty Loose.


"DONOHU--In San Francisco, from Sept. 29 to Oct 19, C.P. DONOHU, of New York." Source: Brooklyn Eagle, 22 Nov 1850. Transcribed by John Ireland.

"DONOHUE--In this city, Nov. 13th, Ellen DONOHUE, the beloved wife of Francis DONOHUE, a native of County Cavan, Parish of Templeport, Ireland, aged 33 years. Friends are respectfully invited to attend the funeral from her late residence, Old San Jose Road, near Cody's to-morrow, Wednesday, 15th inst., at 10 o'clock a.m.; thence to the Mission Church, where a High Mass will be celebrated for her eternal repose." Source: San Francisco Daily Examiner, 14 Nov 1865.
"DONOHUE--In this city, Nov. 13th, the wife of Francis DONHUE, aged 32 years." Source: San Francisco Daily Examiner, 13 Nov 1865.
"DONOHUE--In this city, June 17, Jeremiah, dearly beloved son of Jeremiah and Jane DONOHUE and brother of Margaret, Mamie and John DONOHUE, a native of England, aged 25 years. Notice of funeral hereafter." Source: San Francisco Examiner, 18 June 1902, page 6.
"DONOHUE--In this city, June 14, 1885, JOHN JOSEPH DONOHUE, son of James and Annie DONOHUE, a native of San Francisco, aged 10 years, 10 months, and 10 days. Friends and acquaintances are respectfully invited to attend the funeral tomorrow (Tuesday) at 2:30 o'clock p.m., from the residence of the parents, 413 Oak Street." Source: San Francisco Call, 15 June 1885, page 4. Transcribed by Carolyn Schwab.
"DONOUGH--ASPHYXIATED--NAPA (Napa Co.), December 29 - The remains of Frank DONOUGH, an old Napaite, whose death was caused by asphyxiation in San Francisco Tuesday morning, were brought here on Wednesday morning's train, and the services that consigned the body to its last resting place were then held." Source: Sacramento Evening Bee, 29 Dec 1904. Transcribed by Betty Loose.
"DONOVAN--In this city, June 8, 1942, Alma I. DONOVAN, dearly beloved wife of Bert DONOVAN, loving daughter of Thomas and Elizabeth BENINCASA; a native of San Francisco. Funeral - Valente, Marini, Perata & Co." Source: San Francisco Examiner, 9 June 1942, p.13. Transcribed by Dee.
"DONOVAN--From the San Jose ‘Mercury’ -- Mrs. Ann DONOVAN, mother of Mrs. John McCARTHY of this city [San Jose] and James and Jeremiah DONOVAN, prominent police officers of San Francisco, died yesterday at the home of Mrs. McCARTHY on the Alameda. The deceased was a native of Ireland and was 71 years old. Mrs. DONOVAN had been in failing health for about 2 years. The funeral will be held Tuesday morning at 10:30 o’clock from the McCARTHY residence to St. Josephs Church, and thence to the Catholic Cemetery at Santa Clara." Source: The Free Lance (Hollister, San Benito Co), 20 Mar 1903. Transcribed by Dee.
"DONOVAN--In this city, January 25, 1894, Bartholomew, beloved husband of Nellie DONOVAN, and brother-in-law of John, Katie, Maggie and Mary RUSSELL, a native of the parish of Ballinspittle, County Cork, Ireland, aged 24 years. (Cork, Ireland, papers please copy.) Friends and acquaintances are respectfully invited to attend the funeral this day (Sunday) at 7:30 o'clock a.m. from his late residence, 209 Langton street, thence to St. Joseph's Church, where a requiem high mass will be celebrated for the repose of his soul, commencing at 8 o'clock a.m. Interment Holy Cross Cemetery." Source: San Francisco Morning Call, 28 Jan 1894, p. 20.


"DONOVAN--In this city, November 19, 1921, Catherine Ann DONOVAN, beloved daughter of William and Catherine DONOVAN, sister of Lillian J. and Michael J. DONOVAN; a native of San Francisco, Calif., aged 7 years 3 months 1 day. Friends are welcome at the family home, 1018 Twenty-fifth Street. Funeral notice hereafter. Henry R. RYAN, funeral director." Source: Sacramento Bee, 19 Nov 1921. Transcribed by Betty Loose.
"DONOVAN--In New York, July 21st, David DONOVAN, aged 29 years." Source: Daily Alta California, 15 Aug 1863, p. 6.
"DONOVAN--Ellen." Source: San Francisco Morning Call, 1 Apr 1891.
"DONOVAN--In this city, December 14, Edward J., beloved son of Cornelius and Catherine DONOVAN, a native of San Francisco, aged 2 years, 8 months and 22 days. Friends and acquaintances are respectfully invited to attend the funeral THIS DAY (Monday), at 1:00 o clock P.M., from the residence of the parents, 703 Sanchez street, corner Twenty-second. Interment Holy Cross Cemetery." Source: San Francisco Morning Call, 15 Dec 1890. Transcribed by Susan Quinn.
"DONOVAN--Ernest "Babe" DONOVAN of Belmont died suddenly at his home Friday. A native of San Francisco and a Belmont resident for 32 years, he had been a driver for the San Francisco News Agency for 41 years before his retirement. He was a member of Local 921 of the Teamsters' Union. Surviving are his wife, Frances, a son, Gary, of San Carlos; a daughter, Jeanne DONOVANof Pacifica; a brother, Charles of Moss Beach, a brother, Charles of Moss Beach, a sister, Phyllis LANG of San Francisco and two grandchildren. A Mass of Christian Burial will be said Tuesday at 9:30 a.m. at the Immaculate Heart of Mary Church. Rosary will be recited tonight at 7:30 at Duggan's Carlmont Chapel in Belmont." Source: San Mateo Times, 14 May 1984. Transcribed by jch.
"DONOVAN--In this city, January 16, 1899, Hanora, beloved wife of Eugene DONOVAN, and beloved mother of Mrs. William O’CONNELL, Mrs. Robert NEILL of Oakland and Mrs. Thomas TANNIAN, a native of Bandon, County Cork, Ireland, aged 73 years. Friends and acquaintances are respectfully invited to attend the funeral services to-morrow (Thursday), at 8:30 o’clock, from her late residence, 270 1/2 Harriet street thence to St. Rose’s Church, where a solemn requiem mass will be celebrated for the repose of her soul, commencing at 9 o’clock. Interment Holy Cross Cemetery." Source: San Francisco Bulletin, 18 Jan 1899. Transcribed by Jill Crowhurst Chesnik.
"DONOVAN--In this city, July 2, James, son of John and Ellen DONOVAN, a native of this city, aged 8 months..." Source: San Francisco Daily Morning Call, 3 July 1873.
"DONOVAN--In this city, July 24, James Francisco DONOVAN, youngest son of Jeremiah and Mary DONOVAN, aged 1 year, 2 months and 14 days. Friends and acquaintances are respectfully invited to attend the funeral tomorrow afternoon at 2 o'clock from the residence of the parents, 109 Dora Street, near 7th." Source: San Francisco Call, 25 July 1868, page 3. Transcribed by Sandi Bordelon.
"DONOVAN--In this city, March 3, at the residence of his parents, 1637 Devisadero street, between Post and Sutter streets, James M., dearly beloved son of James and Sadie DONOVAN (nee McELROY), and devoted brother of Elsie, Norma, Olive, Sadie, Ida, Alice, Catherine, Claire and the late David B. DONOVAN, a native of San Francisco, aged 18 years, 1 month and 3 days. Friends and acquaintances are respectfully invited to attend the funeral Friday, March 6, at 9:15 o'clock, from the residence of his parents, 1637 Devisadero street, between Post and Sutter streets; thence to St. Dominic's Church for mass at 10 o'clock. Interment, Holy Cross Cemetery, by carriage." Source: San Francisco Chronicle, 5 Mar 1908, p. 9. Transcribed by jch.
"DONOVAN--In this city, December 13, John Joseph, beloved son of Jeremiah and Annie DONOVAN, a native of San Francisco, aged 5 years 1 month and 14 days. Friends and acquaintances are respectfully invited to attend the funeral TO-MORROW (Monday), at 2:00 o clock P.M., from the residence of the parents, 7 Sheridan street, between Ninth and Tenth, and Folsom and Harrison. Interment Mount Calvary Cemetery." Source: San Francisco Morning Call, 14 Dec 1890. Transcribed by Susan Quinn.
"DONOVAN--In this city, January 27, Julia DONOVAN, aged 11 months and 13 days. Friends and acquaintances of the family are respectfully invited to attend the funeral this (Friday) afternoon, at 2 o'clock, from 978 Harrison street, between Fifth and Sixth." Source: San Francisco Daily Morning Call, 28 Jan 1870.
"DONOVAN--In this city, July 14th, Mary A., daughter of Timothy and Bridget J. DONOVAN, aged 2 years, 3 months and 28 days. Friends and acquaintances are respectfully invited to attend the funeral to-day..." Source: San Francisco Daily Morning Call, 16 July 1873.
"DONOVAN--In this city, March 22, 1882, Mary A. DONOVAN, beloved wife of Michael A. DONOVAN, a native of County Cork, Ireland, aged 29 years. Notice of funeral hereafter." Source: The Morning Call (San Francisco), 23 March 1882, page 4. Transcribed by Carolyn.
"DONOVAN--Mary E. - 31 years." Source: San Francisco Examiner, 22 Sept 1891. Transcribed by Melody.
"DONOVAN--In this city, Oct. 3d, at the City and County Hospital, Michael DONOVAN, aged 40 years, a native of Pennsylvania." Source: San Francisco Daily Examiner, 5 Oct 1865.
"DONOVAN--City and County Hospital--DONOVAN-- In this City and County Hospital, December 12, Michael DONOVAN, a native of Ireland, aged 31 years." Source: San Francisco Morning Call, 13 Dec 1890. Transcribed by Susan Quinn.
"DONOVAN--In this city, December 10, 1890, Nellie Maria, beloved daughter of Jeremiah and Annie DONOVAN, a native of San Francisco, aged 8 years 3 months and 28 days. Friends and acquaintances are respectfully invited to attend the funeral TO-MORROW (Friday), at 2:00 o clock P.M., from the residence of the parents, 7 Sheridan street, between Ninth and Tenth, and Folsom and Harrison. Interment Mount Calvary Cemetery." Source: San Francisco Morning Call, 11 Dec 1890. Transcribed by Susan Quinn.
"DONOVAN--In this city, February 25, Nellie T. DONOVAN, a native of San Francisco, aged 24 years and 3 days." Source: San Francisco Daily Evening Bulletin, 26 Feb 1895.
"DONOVAN--In the city and county hospital, March 7, Patrick DONOVAN, a native of Ireland, aged 28 years." Source: San Francisco Daily Morning Call, 8 March 1867.
"DONOVAN--In this city, December 7, 1890, Peter Frances, beloved son of Jeremiah and Annie DONOVAN, a native of San Francisco, aged 6 years 7 months and 2 days. Friends and acquaintances are respectfully invited to attend the funeral TO-MORROW (Tuesday), at 2:00 o clock P.M., from the residence of the parents, 7 Sheridan street, between Ninth and Tenth, Harrison and Folsom. Interment Mount Calvary Cemetery." Source: San Francisco Morning Call, 8 Dec 1890. Transcribed by Susan Quinn.
"DONAVAN--Sara Jane DONAVAN, 3 months, Aug. 16."  Source: New York Times, 6 Oct 1851. Transcribed by J. Ireland.
"DOODY--In Oakland, December 26, Lilie, daughter of Miles and Sarah A. DOODY, a native of Oakland, aged 7 years and 10 months. [Boston papers please copy.]" Source: San Francisco Call, 28 Dec 1880 p.4. Transcribed by Martha Richards.
"DOOLAN--At Vichy Springs, dearly beloved wife of William DOOLAN, a native of Paterson, N.J. (Paterson newspapers please copy.)" Source: San Francisco Daily Evening Bulletin, 23 Feb 1895.


"DOOLAN--In this city, Sept. 7th, William Joseph, youngest son of Thomas and Agnes DOOLAN, aged 5 months and 13 days." Source: San Francisco Daily Examiner, 8 Sept 1865.
"DOOLING--At Fairview, Nov. 8, Daniel DOOLING, a native of County Kerry, Ireland, aged 67 years. […pioneer of San Benito county…familiarly known as “Gov. DOOLING”…born in County Kerry, Ireland, Dec. 25, 1828. In 1846 he left his native land and emigrated to America, landing at New York. From that city he went to Stockton, Mass., and from there to Bridgeport, Conn., being employed at the latter place in loading coal ships…he went in 1859 to Georgia…employed on the Atlantic and Macon railroad…From Georgia, deceased came to California, landing in San Francisco in 1851...in 1869 he came to Hollister…married in 1868 to Miss Hannah LEF…blessed with 5 children -- 3 sons & 2 daughters, one of which is now Mrs. Ed HOLBROOK…The funeral took place last Sunday from the family residence, Fairview, thence to the Catholic church…] [from 22 Nov issue, listed in his will -- Miss Kittie DOOLING; John DOOLING; Mrs. E.E. HOLBROOK; Wm. DOOLING; executors: Dan DOOLING, William DOOLING, E.E. HOLBROOK & M.T. DOOLING.]." Source: The Free Lance (Hollister, San Benito Co), 15 Nov 1895. Transcribed by Dee.
"DOOLITTLE--Mining Expert Dead - Colonel Jefferson E. DOOLITTLE, mine owner, clubman and one of the best-known and most popular men in San Francisco, died yesterday at the Union League Club, so suddenly that his young wife did not know he had been ill until she was notified of his death. Heart disease, the undoing of several members of his family, was the cause of death. Monday night the Colonel said he felt ill, but not seriously so." Source: Sacramento Evening Bee, 5 July 1905. Transcribed by Betty Loose.
"DOONAN--KILLED - The Columbia 'Courier' says: On the 11th inst., a man named Wm. DOONAN, employed in the Sloan claim at American Camp, was instantly killed by the caving of a bank of earth upon him. The deceased was about 64 years of age, a native of Ireland and came to this State from Quincy, Mass. He leaves a wife and children, who are supposed to be at present residing in San Francisco." Source: Stockton Daily Independent, 25 Jan 1865. Transcribed by Dee.
"DOPPLER--In this city, February 25, 1957, Olive Agnes, devoted wife of Robert M. DOPPLER, loving mother of John J., Richard V., and Robert T. O'BRIEN; a native of San Francisco. Funeral Thursday at 9:15 am from Gantner, Felder, Kenny Chapel, 1965 Market St. at Duboce Ave. Interment, Golden Gate National Cemetery." Source: San Francisco Examiner, Feb. 27, 1957, Sec. II, Pg. 19, c5. Contact: Cathie mankzcat@adelphia.net
"DORAN--In Oakland, Sept. 21, 1920, Eugene DORAN, beloved son of Jerry DORAN and the late Margaret DORAN and brother of the late John and Frances DORAN: a native of Oakland, aged 35 years, 9 months, 13 days. Friends are respectfully invited to attend the funeral Thursday, Sept. 23, at 8:30 o'clock from the parlors of John QUINN, 734 25th street, thence to St. Andrew's Church, where mass will be said for the repose of his soul at 9 o'clock. Internment at St. Mary's cemetery." Source: San Francisco Examiner, 23 Sept 1920, p 4. Contact: Marion Kennedy mjkennedy16@aol.com
"DORAN--In Oakland , August 11, 1937, Jerry beloved husband of the late Margaret DORAN, father of the late Eugene and John DORAN and Mrs Frances O'CONNOR, brother of the late Michael, Eugene, and Jane MCCARTHY, Mary QUINLAN and Mrs Margaret CURTIN;  a native of Co. Cork, Ireland, aged 89 years. (New York City papers please copy.) Friends are respectfully invited  to attend  the funeral Saturday, August 14th at 9:00 o'clock a.m., from the Funeral Home of Freeman & Cox-Roach & Kenney, Inc., Telegraph ave. at 27th street, thence to St. Columba's Church, where a solemn requiem mass will be celebrated for the repose of his soul, commencing at 9:30 o'clock a.m. Internment, St. Mary's Cemetery. Source: San Francisco Examiner, 13 Aug 1937. Contact: Marion Kennedy mjkennedy16@aol.com
"DORAN--In San Francisco, Jan. 22d, John, son of James DORAN, aged 3 years, 2 months and 25 days." Source: Sacramento Bee, 25 Jan 1869. Transcribed by Betty Loose.


"DORAN--William DORAN, retired Patrol Officer, San Francisco Police Department, died July 10, 1897." Source: 1896/97 San Francisco Municipal Report, page 473.
"DORE--In San Francisco, June 4, Cornelius DORE, aged 36 years." Source: Sacramento Daily Bee, 17 Nov 1877. Transcribed by Betty Loose.


"DORE--In San Francisco, July 28th, Eugene B. DORE, aged 4 months and 19 days." Source: Sacramento Daily Union, 31 July 1871. Transcribed by Betty Loose.
"DORE--Died at Santa Ysabel, in this county, on Sunday morning, May 28th, of Consumption, Maurice DORE, aged about 18 years, son of Mr. Maurice DORE, of San Francisco. This young gentleman was the son of Maurice DORE, of San Francisco, and a nephew of Cornelius and Michael DORE of the Santa Ysabel ranch, this county. He had been an invalid for a great many years, and had lately been traveling, seeking for a place where he could find relief. He spent a few weeks in this county last Summer, but finding that fell consumption was eating up his vitals, concluded to go to the Sandwich Islands, where he remained a few weeks. He did not find them as suitable to his health as they were recommended. He finally returned to this county and lived at the Santa Ysabel until he was called away. Young Mr. DORE was as fine a young gentleman as we have ever met. Genial, kind, social and possessing a big heart, he always made friends wherever he went. In his death his parents have lost a dutiful son, society a model of a young gentleman, and his associates a true friend. May his ashes rest in peace." Source: Democratic Standard (San Luis Obispo, CA), 3 June 1871.
"DORE--Our friend, Cornelius DORE, was in town this week. He lately returned from a trip to San Francisco, where he had been to attend the funeral obsequies of his nephew, Maurice DORE, JR., WHO DIED AT THE Santa Ysabel Rancho, this county, on the morning of May 38th ultimo." Source: Democratic Standard (San Luis Obispo, CA), 3 June 1871.
"DORGELCH--Carl DORGELCH [Possibly DORGEICH], a 17 year old boy, was killed at an early hour this morning by a live electric wire, which had blown from its fastening, falling across the street. DORGELCH was a newspaper carrier and was performing his duties." Source: Sacramento Bee, 4 Jan 1901. Transcribed by Sandra Bordelon.
"DORMAN--In this city, January 7, Henrietta Francisca DORMAN, a native of this city, aged 16 years and [?] months. (Victoria, V.I. and St. John N.B. papers please copy. Friends and acquaintances fot he family and those of Simon and Thomas ANDERSON are respectfully invited to attend the funeral this (Sunday) afternoon, at 1 o'clock, from the residence of her mother, No. 717 Vallejo street, between Stockton and Powell; thence to St. James' Church, where the funeral services will be held." Source: San Francisco Daily Morning Call, 8 Jan 1870.
"DORR--Ralph S. DORR, a highly respected merchant, who has lived in Cal. 20 years, died in San Francisco, Jan. 31st." Source: Russian River Flag (Healdsburg, CA), 4 Feb 1869. Transcribed by Jeanne Taylor.
"DORRINGTON, May H." Source: San Francisco Chronicle, 11 Dec 1903.
"DORT--In Nevada City, August 2, Mrs. Ruth DORT, aged 38 years and 8 months." Source: Alta California, 7 Aug 1878. Transcribed by Colleen Norby.
"DORTHY--Rachel Eleanor DORTHY died on November 22 in her 71st year and was given Christian burial on November 25 at Woodlawn Memorial Park. She leaves to mourn her loss her husband Joseph. Mrs. DORTHY was a life-long member of St. Paulus and was active until the illness of her husband prevented her from coming regularly. Though she was ill for some time she exhibited invariably her Christian joy and optimism which reflected her faith in her Savior.” Source: Saint Paulus Chimes, December 1959. Transcribed by Judy Hitzeman.
"D'ORTINGNAC--In this city, February 5, 1906, Emile Edward D'ORTIGNAC, beloved son of Edward and Blanche D'ORTIGNAC, a native of San Francisco, Cal., aged 2 months and 17 days. Friends and acquaintances are respectfully invited to attend the funeral to-day (Tuesday) February 6, at 9:30 o'clock a.m. from the residence of his parents, 1602 Geary street, thence to the French Church for services. Interment in San Jose." Source: San Francisco Call, 6 Feb 1906.
"DOTT--DOTT, Mazie A. - 17 years." Source: San Francisco Examiner, 14 Sept 1901, page 6. Transcribed by Cheri A. Smith.
"DOUD--In this city, Nov. 11th, Lillian Samarantha, infant daughter of Aaron and Elizabeth DOUD, aged 10 months and 7 days." Source: San Francisco Daily Examiner, 13 Nov 1865.
"DOUGHERTY--Bernard DOUGHERTY, Deputy Sheriff of the 4th District Court, died of small-pox today." Source: Stockton Daily Independent, 4 Dec 1868. Transcribed by Dee Sardoc.
"DOUGHERTY--In this city, March 7, 1931, Daniel DOUGHERTY, dearly beloved father of Grace M., Frank J. and Daniel J. DOUGHERTY, loving brother of Margaret DOUGHERTY and the late Mrs. George KORTS and Charles J. DOUGHERTY, a native of San Francisco. Friends are respectfully invited to attend the funeral Tuesday, March 10, at 9 a.m. from the parlors of Comiskey & Connolly, 1159 Valencia st., between 22 and 23d; thence to St. Charles' Church, where a requiem high mass will be offered for the repose of his soul at 9:30 a.m. Interment, Holy Cross Cemetery." Source: San Francisco Chronicle, 8 March 1931. Contact: Maggee Smith MOConqrr@aol.com
"DOUGHERTY--Died in San Francisco, Aug. 13, Mrs. Emma KERNSDOUGHERTY, a native of California, aged 46 years. [Mrs. Emma KERNSDOUGHERTY died suddenly in San Francisco last Wednesday night. No particulars have been received as to the cause of her death. Deceased was formerly a resident of this place and a lady of many admirable qualities. She was for many years a teacher in our public schools and of late years she has been identified with California Child Home Finding Society. Mrs. KEARNS was a daughter of Mr. & Mrs. A. MARTIN, of this place, and besides them, leaves a husband, 3 sons & 2 daughters, and 2 sisters and a brother to mourn her loss…The funeral will most likely take place at this place.]" Source: The Free Lance (Hollister, San Benito Co), 1 Aug 1902. Transcribed by Dee.
"DOUGHERTY--Died at San Francisco, Aug. 1st, of consumption, George L. DOUGHERTY, aged 28 years." Source: Stockton Daily Independent, 7 Aug 1871. Transcribed by Dee.
"DOUGHERTY--Sept 26 Jas. DOUGHERTY, N.Y., 29 years. Interments in San Francisco, for the week ending Oct. 7, 1852. Reported for the Alta California by N. Gray, Sexton and Undertaker, Sacramento St near Dupont." Source: Alta California, 5 March 1852. Transcribed by Kim.
"DOUGHERTY--BY STATE TELEGRAPH, San Francisco, Jan. 7 -- This morning 3 workmen, engaged in Coffeys & Risdon's boiler works, loading a cage with the breeching for the steamer 'Petaluma,' 2 of the men stood on the cage while the 3rd, named James DOUGHERTY, was assisting, when the cage unexpectedly gave way. It is supposed that the bar above struck DOUGHERTY, throwing his head between the braces and slides or guides of the machine, garroting him and killing him instantly, while the cage fell rapidly to the basement floor below, he hanging by his neck the whole time. The other 2 men who were on the cage received some bruises but escaped serious injury." Source: Stockton Daily Independent, 8 Jan 1867. Transcribed by Dee Sardoc. 
"DOUGLAS--In this city, July 11, Annie Frances, eldest daughter of Thomas and Ann DOUGLAS, a native of San Francisco, aged 4 years and 6 months. [New York papers please copy.] Friends and acquaintances are respectfully invited to attend the funeral, TO-MORROW (Sunday) at 2 1/2 o’clock p.m. from the residence of the parents, 116 Walsh street." Source: San Francisco Daily Morning Call, 12 July, 1873. Transcribed by Jill Crowhurst Chesnik.
"DOUGLAS--In this city, March 30, Charles H. DOUGLAS, a native of Chillicothe, Ohio, aged 34 years and 14 days." Source: San Francisco Morning Call, 2 Apr 1891.
"DOUGLAS--In this city, September 17, 1902, Edward, beloved husband of Ella DOUGLAS, and father of Rena, Frank, Ralph, Nellie, Eddie, Jeannette and Dorothy DOUGLAS, a native of Ohio, aged 42 years and 7 months. Cincinnati, Ohio, papers please copy.) Friends and acquaintances are respectfully invited to attend the funeral to-morrow (Friday), at 11 o'clock, from the Masonic Temple, corner of Post and Montgomery streets, under the auspices of Doric Lodge No. 216, F.and A.M. Interment Cypress Lawn Cemetary by electric car from Eighteenth and Guerrero streets." Source: The San Francisco Call, 18 Sept,1902. Contact: Miriam Ward mward_1947@yahoo.com
"DOUGLAS--In this city, September 17, 1902, Edward, beloved husband of Ella DOUGLAS, and father of [?...]lena, Frank, Ralph, Nellie, Eddie, Jeannette, and Dorthy DOUGLAS, a native of Ohio, aged 42 years and 7 months. Friends and aquantinces are respectfully invited to attend the funeral tomorrow (Friday), at 1 o'clock, from the Masonic Temple, corner of Post and Montgomery streets, under the auspices of [Dorje?] Lodge No. 216 F. and A.M. Internment Cypress Lawn Cemetery by electric car from eighteenth and [...?] streets." Source: San Francisco Call, Sept 1902. Submitted by Stacy Kerr.
"DOUGLAS--In this city, October 2, 1927, Ellen, beloved wife of the late Edward DOUGLAS and loving mother of Rena, Frank, Ralph, Edward and Jeannette DOUGLAS, Mrs. Earle W. BARKER and Mrs. Harold H. UTSCHIG. A native of Cincinnati, Ohio. Notice of funeral hereafter, Friends may call at her late residence, 2952 Pierce street." Source: The San Francisxco Call, 3 Oct 1927. Contact: Miriam Ward mward_1947@yahoo.com
"DOUGLAS--In this city, February 1, Lincoln, dearly beloved son of Fanny and the late Wilson DOUGLAS, loving father of Elaine DOUGLAS, and beloved brother of Mrs. Jennie HARDEN, Mrs. A. POWELL, Mrs. C.N. COX and Mrs. E. MILLER, a native of Virginia, Nev., aged 35 years. (Virginia, Nev., papers please copy). Friends and acquaintances are respectfully invited to attend the funeral services Tuesday, February 4, at 2 o'clock, at the funeral parlors of Green, Ryan & Donahoe, 431 to 437 Valencia street, between Fifteenth and Sixteenth. Source: San Francisco Chronicle, 3 Feb 1913, p. 13. Transcribed by jch.
"DOUGLAS--Drowned in the Sea - While fishing with a party of three companions from the rocks of Point Tennessee, two miles from the Point Bonita lighthouse yesterday, Reginald DOUGLAS, of San Francisco, aged 25, was swept into the sea and drowned. His body was not recovered." Source: The Evening Bee (Sacramento, CA), 21 Nov 1905, Page 5. Transcribed by Betty Loose.


"DOUGLAS--COLORED EDITOR AND POLITICIAN IS DEAD--MARYSVILLE (Yuba Co.), February 19 - Richard F. DOUGLAS, the only colored man in Marysville to profess the Democratic faith, is dead in the 32nd year of his age. He was prominent in the Most Sovereign Grand Lodge of Free and Accepted Masons (colored), being a member of Victoria Lodge of San Francisco and Grand Orator of the Order in this State. He was attending the session of the Grand Lodge in Redding when taken ill last month. He was active in the political world. During the last Presidential campaign Douglas ably conducted a Democratic newspaper in San Francisco." Source: The Evening Bee (Sacramento, CA), 19 Feb 1906, Page 6. Transcribed by Betty Loose.
"DOUGLASS--In Oakland, March 3, Norman DOUGLASS, son of J. R. and Henrietta MacGREGOR, a native of Oakland, Cal., aged 4 years, 11 months and 10 days." Source: San Francisco Chronicle, 5 Mar 1896. Transcribed by John Ireland.
"DOUGLASS--The funeral of Captain DOUGLASS of the San Francisco police force took place today. Fifty of the patrolmen who served under him acted as an escort. The pallbearers were Chief CROWLEY and LEES, Captain STONE and BOHEN, Captain DUNLEAVY, Lieutenant HARMON, Detective HOGAN, E. V. VREELAND, who served with Captain DOUGLASS on No 5 engine in the volunteer fire services, Thomas LORD, another veteran fireman." Source: Sacramento Bee, 14 Nov 1900. Transcribed by Sandra Bordelon.
"DOW--In San Francisco, Oct. 3d, Frederick J., son of Lorenzo DOW, aged 2 years and 5 months." Source: Sacramento Daily Bee, 5 Oct 1867. Transcribed by Betty Loose.
"DOWD--In this city, March 12, Bartholomew, beloved son of John and Hanorah DOWD, a native of County Keary, Ireland, aged 50 years. Friends and acquaintances are respectfully invited to attend the funeral TO-DAY (Monday), at 2 o'clock P.M. from the residence of the parents, 2 Eddy place, off Eddy street, between Powell and Mason." Source: San Francisco Morning Call, 14 March 1887.
"DOWD--In this city, July 13th, Mrs. Eleanor DOWD, a native of [Granard?], County Longford, Ireland, aged 70 years." Source: San Francisco Daily Morning Call, 15 July 1873. Transcribed by Jill Crowhurst Chesnik.


"DOWD--In this city, January 22, Ellen, beloved wife of the late Frank DOWD, loving mother of William DOWD and Mrs. Edward BROWNE and the late Thomas DOWD, a native of Ireland. (Cincinnati papers please copy.)  Funeral tomorrow (Saturday), at 8:30 a.m. from her late residence, 1155 Potrero ave., thence to S. Peter's Church, where a solemn requiem high mass will be celebrated for the repose of her soul, commencing at9 o'clock a.m.  Interment, Holy Cross Cemetery." Source: San Francisco Examiner, 10 Aug 1911, p.4, col. 6. Transcribed by Susan Quinn.
"DOWD--In this city, April 11, Mary, beloved wife of Peter DOWD and mother of Mrs. M. A. KIRLIN and Margaret E. DOWD, a native of County Tyrone, Ireland." Source: San Francisco Examiner, 12 April 1900, page 6. 
"DOWDELL--In this city, February [sic.] 15, Robert DOWDELL, a native of New York, aged 43 years." Source: San Francisco Call, 21 May 1887, p. 8.
"DOWDS--In this city, January 13, Mary Catherine, daughter of William and Maggie DOWDS, aged 2 years, 1 months and 13 days. Friends and acquaintances are respectfully invited to attend the funeral, this (Sunday) afternoon, at 2 o'clock, form the Presidio Barracks, without further notice." Source: San Francisco Daily Morning Call, 16 Jan 1870.
"DOWDY--In this city, March 12, Judge Perry DOWDY of Gilroy township, a native of North Carolina, aged 73 years." Source: San Francisco Examiner, 13 March 1899. Transcribed by Lee Radigan.
"DOWDY--In this city, March 12, Judge Perry DOWDY of Gilroy township, a native of North Carolina, aged 73 years." Source: San Francisco Chronicle, 13 March 1899, p.9. Transcribed by Susan Cherry-Boyer.
"DOWLING--Dispatch from San Francisco, Jan. 30 -- James DOWLING, shot by John TUERS last night, died this afternoon at St. Mary's Hospital." Source: Stockton Daily Independent, 31 Jan 1873. Transcribed by Dee.
"DOWLING--In this city, April 30, 1902, Mary DOWLING, beloved daughter of Dennis and Mary DOWLING, a native of Grass Valley." Source: San Francisco Call, 1 May 1902, page 13. Transcribed by Sandi Bordelon.
"DOWLING--In Brooklyn township, August 8th, Richard DOWLING, aged 65 years." Source: Daily Alta California, 23 Aug 1863, p. 4.
"DOWLING--In Brooklyn township, Alameda county, Aug. 8th, Richard DOWLING, aged 65 years, 5 months and 18 days." Source: Daily Alta California, 12 Aug 1863, p. 6.
"DOWNER--In San Francisco harbor, on Saturday, January 4, Mr. Joseph DOWNER, aged 29 years, from Newburyport, Mass." Source: Sacramento Transcript, 9 Jan 1851. Transcribed by Betty Loose.


"DOWNER--[In San Francisco Jan 4] Capt. Joseph S. DOWNER, Newburyport, Mass, 29." Source: Sacramento Transcript, 9 Jan 1851. Transcribed by Betty Loose.
"DOWNEY--Kevin A. - In San Rafael, December 27, 1983; beloved husband of Margaret DOWNEY; devoted father of Kevin C. and Larry G. DOWNEY; loving son of Mary and the late Charles DOWNEY; beloved brother of Lawrence DONAL, Leo, Edmund, Brendan, and the late Charles A. DOWNEY; brother -in-law of [?...ter] of Papal Ceremonies, Vatican, a native of County Down ... [unable to read remainder of article.]" Source: San Francisco Chronicle, 28 Dec 1983. Transcribed by Cheryl Jensen.
"DOWNEY--The 'Golden Gate' was burned to the water's edge near Manzanillo, on July 27th. She sailed from San Francisco, July 21st and had on board, when she left, 232 passengers, and a crew of 96. [Among the Steerage passengers] the lost are: P. DOWNEY." Source: Sonoma Democrat (Santa Rosa, CA), 14 Aug 1862. Transcribed by Jeanne Taylor.
"DOWNEY--DIED -- at San Francisco, Sept. 23, P.H. DOWNEY, aged about 28 years." Source: Stockton Daily Argus, 24 Sept 1861. Transcribed by Dee.
"DOWNEY--P.H. DOWNEY -- This gentleman, who died at San Francisco on Monday last and was buried yesterday, was a brother to the Governor and had been acting, we believe, in the capacity of His Excellency's Private Secretary. He was formerly Collector at the port of San Pedro, Los Angeles county, and was a young man of quiet and amiable character. His age was about 28 years." Source: Stockton Daily Argus, 25 Sept 1861. Transcribed by Dee.
"DOWNEY--DIED -- at San Francisco, Sept. 23, P.H. DOWNEY, aged about 28 years." Source: Stockton Daily Argus, 24 Sept 1861. Transcribed by Dee.
"DOWNING--Mrs. Isabella DOWNING, daughter of Mrs. W.W. SMITH of this city [Monterey], died in San Francisco on the 14th ult. Her remains arrived here yesterday and will be buried at 3:30 p.m. today." Source: Salinas Weekly Index, 21 Jan 1892. Transcribed by Dee.
"DOWNING--In this city, November 29, James, son of M. and Margaret DOWNING, a native of Boston, Mass, aged 31 years. Funeral to-day, at 2 p.m., from the residence of the parents, 24 Russ street, between Howard and Folsom, Fifth and Sixth." Source: Daily Alta California, 1 Dec 1885.
"DOWNING--In South San Francisco, James Joseph, only son of John and Mary DOWNING, a native of South San Francisco, aged 3 years and 9 months. Friends and acquaintances are respectfully invited to attend the funeral, TO-MORROW (Sunday) at 3 o’clock p.m. from the residence of the parents, Seventeenth avenue, opposite Catholic Orphan Asylum, South San Francisco." Source: San Francisco Daily Morning Call, 12 July, 1873. Transcribed by Jill Crowhurst Chesnik.
"DOWNING--In South San Francisco, James Joseph, only son of John and Mary DOWNING, a native of South San Francisco, aged 3 years and 9 months. Friends and acquaintances are respectfully invited to attend the funeral, TO-DAY (Sunday) at 3 o’clock p.m. from the residence of the parents, Seventeenth avenue, opposite Catholic Orphan Asylum, South San Francisco." Source: San Francisco Daily Morning Call, 13 July, 1873. Transcribed by Jill Crowhurst Chesnik.
"DOWNING--In this city,, July 2, Mathew, beloved husband of Margaret DOWNING and father of Richard, Annie and Lillie DOWNING and the late James and Charles J. DOWNING and the late Sister Mary Cecilia of the Order of Mercy, a native of Ireland, aged 78 years. Friends and acquaintances are respectfully invited to attend the funeral today (Thursday) at 8:30 o'clock a.m. from his late residence, 142 Russ street, between Howard and Folsom, Sixth and Seventh, thence to St. Patrick's Church, where a requiem mass will be celebrated for the repose of his soul at 9 a.m. Interment, Mount Calvary Cemetery." Source: San Francisco Examiner, 4 July 1901.
"DOWNS--In this city, March 6, Edward DOWNS, a native of Ireland, aged 61 years, 8 months and 5 days." Source: San Francisco Daily Evening Bulletin, 7 March 1895.


"DOWNS--Suicide at Castroville -- W.H. DOWNS, a farmer from Cholame Valley, was found dead on the street in Castroville yesterday morning. A bottle of strychnine was discovered near the body and it is supposed he committed suicide by swallowing a dose of the poisonous drug. He purchased the
strychnine at a drug store in Castroville the day before, saying that he wanted it to kill rats on his farm. The deceased was a native of Ireland and about 60 years of age. He told someone in Castroville that he had a family in San Francisco, but that they refused to come and live with him on his farm in Cholame… The remains were brought over to Salinas yesterday afternoon and will be taken to San Francisco to-day for burial, a son of the deceased having arrived from the city last evening for that purpose." Source: The Salinas Weekly Index, 23 May 1889. Transcribed by Dee.
"DOWS--In this city, August 7, of scarlet fever, George Brewster, youngest child of Henry J. and Charlotte M. DOWS, aged 5 years, 2 months and 18 days. Friends and acquaintances are respectfully invited to attend the funeral, TO-DAY (Sunday), at 2 o'clock P.M., from the residence of his parents, 1514 Folsom street." Source: San Francisco Morning Call, 9 Aug 1885.
"DOYLE--Annie L., aged 4 years, 1 month and 8 days, in SF, 8/7/1878, daughter of Maurice and Bridget DOYLE." Source: Alta California, 9 Aug 1878. Contact: Colleen Norby colleen_norby@sbcglobal.net
"DOYLE--Elizabeth May, aged 7 years, 1 month and 14 days, in SF, 8/5/1878, daughter of M. and Bridget DOYLE." Source: Alta California, 7 Aug 1878." Contact: Colleen Norby colleen_norby@sbcglobal.net
"DOYLE--In this city, April 30, Ellen, beloved mother of William DOYLE and Mrs. William R. PHILLIPS, a native of Castletown Roche, County Cork, Ireland, aged 56 years, 2 months and 10 days. Friends and acquaintances are respectfully invited to attend the funeral to-day (Tuesday) at 9:30 o'clock a.m. from the residence of her daughter, Mrs. William R. PHILLIPS, 642 Seventeenth street; thence to St. Francis church, Vallejo street, where a solemn requiem mass will be celebrated for the repose of her soul, commencing at 11 o'clock a.m. Interment, Mount Calvary cemetery." Source: San Francisco Call, 3 May, 1887, p. 8.
"DOYLE--In this city, January 15, John C., beloved son of Catherine and brother of Michael DOYLE, a native of Bridgetown, County Wexford, Ireland, aged 47 years. Friends and acquaintances are respectfully invited to attend the funeral to-morrow (Sunday), at 1:30 o'clock p.m. from his late residence, 205 Third street; thence to St. Patrick's Church, Mission street, where services will be held at 2 o'clock. Interment, Mount Calvary Cemetery." Source: San Francsico Examiner, 15 Jan 1892, p. 7.
"DOYLE--John C., 47 years." Source: San Francisco Examiner, 17 Jan 1892, p. 7.
"DOYLE--In this city, May 25, John Edward DOYLE, a natuve of Hagerstown, Md., aged 65 years, 4 months and 23 days. Friends and acquaintances are respectfully invited to attend the funeral this day (Monday), at 2 o'clock from his late residence, 2616 California street. Interment private." Source: San Francisco Chronicle, 27 May 1889. Transcribed by Brian White.
"DOYLE--In this city, June 13, Margaret DOYLE, aged 15 years." Source: San Francisco Examiner, 14 June 1875.
"DOYLE--In San Francisco, April 15, 1901, Mary B., wife of the late John DOYLE and mother of John R., William E., Mrs. Charles REGAN, Mrs. Frank MORAN, Roderick Jr. and the late Thomas F. DOYLE, a native of Ireland, aged 62 years and 10 months. Friends and acquaintances are respectfully invited to attend the funeral to-day (Wednesday), April 17th, from the funeral parlors of W.B. Ward, thence to St. Josephs Church, where requiem mass will be celebrated at 8:30 a.m. Interment Calvary Cemetery." Source: San Jose Daily Mercury, 17 April 1901. Transcribed by jch.
"DOYLE--In San Francisco, Nov. --, Martin DOYLE, aged 37 years." Source: Sacramento Bee, 14 Nov 1870. Transcribed by Betty Loose.
"DOYLE--In San Francisco, Dec. 3d, Mary Elizabeth, daughter of Maurice DOYLE, aged 2 months and 19 days." Source: Sacramento Daily Bee, 23 March 1868. Transcribed by Betty Loose.
"DOYLE--In this city, January 28, 1895, Maurice, beloved husband of Bridget DOYLE, father of Paul M. DOYLE, and borther of Mrs. Ann SHORT, Mrs. R. M. GALEHOUSE and James and William DOYLE, a native of Ireland, aged 59 years and 10 days." Source: San Francisco Morning Call, 29 Jan 1895, p. 15. Contact: Colleen Norby colleen_norby@sbcglobal.net
"DOYLE--In this city, May 10, Thomas, beloved husband of Mary ? DOYLE, a native of the Pariah of Blackwater, County Wexford, Ireland, aged 53 years. Notice of funeral hereafter." Source: San Francisco Daily Morning Call, 11 May 1881. Transcribed by Jill Crowhurst Chesnik.


"DOYLE -- In this city, August 8, William, dearly beloved husband of Maud DOYLE, son of Margaret and the late John DOYLE and brother of Thomas, George, Charles and James DOYLE, Mrs. Mary VAN WIE, and Lizzie MC DONALD, a native of California, aged 39 years 3 months and 18 days, (San Jose papers please copy.) Friends and acquaintances are respectfully invited to attend the funeral to-day (Thursday), at 8:30 o'clock a.m., from his late residence, 258 Fourteenth street; thence to St. Charles Church, corner of Eighteenth and Shotwell streets, where services will be held at 9 o'clock a.m.  Inerment, Holy Cross Cemetery, by carriage." Source: San Francisco Examiner, 10 Aug 1911, p.4, col. 6. Contact: Susan Quinn quisus@gmail.com
"DOYLE--In this city, January 21, 1920, William dearly beloved son of Ann and the late Richard DOYLE, loving brother of Jennie DOYLE and Mrs. James O. CRAWFORD, a native of New York.  Friends and acquaintances are respectfully invited to attend the funeral tomorrow (Saturday), at 9 o'clock, from the residence of his mother, 2022 Mission st.; thence to Mission Delores Church, where a requiem high mass will be celebrated for the repose of his soul, commencing at 9:30 a.m.  Interment private, Holy Cross Cemetery." Source: San Francisco Examiner, 23 Jan 1920, p.4, col. 4 & 5. Transcribed by Susan Quinn.
"DRADY--In this city, April 5, 1902. David, beloved husband of Mary DRADY, and loving father of Ida, Mamie and Robert DRADY,  a native of County Cork, Ireland, aged 60 years. Notice of funeral hereafter." Source: San Francisco Call, 6 April 1902. Contact: Jean Cassidy jpcassidy@mindspring.com
"DRAGO--In this city, July 6, 1892, Ida DRAGO, aged 3 years, 11 months and 11 days." Source: San Francisco Call, 9 July 1892, page 8.
"DRAKE--In this city, October 20, H.B. DRAKE, aged 43 years." Source: Daily Alta California, 24 Oct 1885.
"DRAKE--Interment in San Francisco, April 12, L.F. DRAKE, Portage Co., Ohio, 29." Killed by the explosion of the Jenny Lind." Source: Alta California, 27 April 1853. Submitted by Martha Richards.
"DRASCOVICH--DIED in this city [Stockton], Dec. 25th, Anna, wife of Mitchel DRASCOVICH, a native of Herzagovina, aged 26 years, 6 months, 14 days. [San Francisco and Sacramento papers please copy.] [The funeral will take place from Mitchel's Coffee Stand, Levee street, at 2 o'clock this (Saturday) afternoon. Friends and acquaintances are invited to attend.]" Source: Stockton Daily Independent, 26 Dec 1868. Transcribed by Dee Sardoc.
"DRESCHFELD--In San Francisco, May 5th, Hugo DRESCHFELD, aged 25 years." Source: Sacramento Daily Union, 8 May 1865. Transcribed by Betty Loose.
"DRESEL--Two old Sonoma County residents died in San Francisco last week, Maj. L. CSOMORTANYI and Emil DRESEL." Source: Russian River Flag (Healdsburg, CA), 5 Aug 1869. Transcribed by Jeanne Taylor. 
"DRESSLER--In this city, December 1, 1942, Lena DRESSLER, mother of Albert DRESSLER, sister of Fannie HOLST. Friends are invited to attend the funeral services at 11 a.m. Thursday, December 3, at Gray's, Divisadero St. at Post. Internment, private." Source: San Francisco Examiner, 5 Dec 1942, p. 13D. Contact: Robert & Christine Cuenin TEXACO_BOB@worldnet.att.net
"DRESSLER--In this city, March 19, 1918, Sophie DRESSLER, beloved daughter of Ernst and Lena
DRESSLER, sister of Albert DRESSLER and niece of Miss Fannie BAHRENFUSS, a native of San Francisco, aged 33 years, 3 months, and 14 days. Friends are invited to attend the funeral services Friday, March 22 at 2 o'clock at Gray's. Geary and Divisadero. Internment private. Friends may call at Gray's." Source: San Francisco Chronicle, 21 March 1918. Contact: Robert & Christine Cuenin TEXACO_BOB@worldnet.att.net
"DREW--In San Francisco, Dec. 10th, Mary F., wife of J.R. DREW." Source: Sacramento Daily Bee, 12 Dec 1866. Transcribed by Betty Loose.
"DREW--Mary J., 40 years." Source: San Francisco Examiner, 4 March 1905. Transcribed by Harry I. Stafford.
"DREWEE, Claus H., 42 y." Source: San Francisco Examiner, 10 July 1911.
"DREY--The 'Golden Gate' was burned to the water's edge near Manzanillo, on July 27th. She sailed from San Francisco, July 21st and had on board, when she left, 232 passengers, and a crew of 96. [Among the First Cabin passengers] the lost are: J. DREY." Source: Sonoma Democrat (Santa Rosa, CA), 14 Aug 1862. Transcribed by Jeanne Taylor.
"DREYER--In this city, February 3, 1906, Christina W. DREYER, beloved wife of D[ied?]rien DREYER, and mother of the late Mrs. Mary FRIEDRICHS and the late Richard SCHUMACHER, and sister of Mrs. M. DROGER, Mrs. A. HASSHAGEN and Mrs. C. MANGELS, a native of Bederkean, Germany, aged 76 years, 11 months and 13 days. Friends and acquaintances are respecfully invited to attend the funeral to-day (Tuesday) at 1 o'clock p.m. from her late residence, 88 Elgin Park avenue, thence to St. Paulus Evangelical Lutheran Church, corner Eddy and Gough streets, where services will be held, commencing at 2 o'clock. Interment Mount Olivet Cemetery, by electric funeral car from Eighteenth and Guerrero streets." Source: San Francisco Call, 6 Feb 1906.
"DREYFOOS--In San Francisco, Nov. 14th, Friedericka, wife of Adolphus DREYFOOS, a native of Hamburg, aged 29 years." Source: Sacramento Daily Bee, 19 Nov 1866. Transcribed by Betty Loose.
"DREYFUSS--In this city, January 31, at her late residence, 465 Minna street, Caroline DREYFUSS, dearly beloved mother of Mindell Kingston WORLD and sister of the late Baruch ARNESBERG, a native of Baben Hausen, Hessen-Darmstadt, Germany, aged 56 years, 6 months and 27 days. Friends and acquaintances are respectfully invited to attend the funeral services Monday, February 3, at 12:30 o'clock, at the parlors of H.F. Suhr & Co., 2919 Mission street, between Twenty-fifth and Twenty-sixth streets. Interment, Home of Peace Cemetery, by automobile." Source: San Francisco Chronicle, 3 Feb 1913, p. 13. Transcribed by jch.
"DRISCOLL--In this city, March 16, Catherine, beloved wife of Cornelius DRISCOLL, a native of the parish of Clonakilry County Cork, Ireland, aged 45 years. Friends and acquaintances are respectfully invited to attend the funeral TO-DAY (Friday), at 2:30 o'clock P.M., from her late residence, 668 3/4 Clementina street." Source: San Francisco Morning Call, 18 March 1887.
"DRISCOLL--In this city, December 11, 1887, CatherineDRISCOLL, beloved wife of Jeremiah J. DRISCOLL, and sister of Mrs. Dennis DONOVAN and Mrs. Jeremiah SULLIVAN, a native of Castlefreke, parish of Milltown, County Cork, Ireland, aged 35 years. Friends and acquaintances are respectfully invited to attend the funeral today (Tuesday) at 8:30 o'clock a.m., from her late residence, 239 1/2 Seventh Street; thence to St. Patrick's Church, where a solemn requiem mass will be celebrated for the repose of her soul, commencing at 9 o'clock a.m. Interment Holy Cross Cemetery." Source: San Francisco Call, 13 Dec 1887, page 8. Transcribed by Carolyn Schwab.
"DRISCOLL--In Walnut Grove, August 8, Daniel E. DRISCOLL, beloved son of John and Mary DRISCOLL, and loving brother of Michael J. and May J. DRISCOLL, a native of San Francisco, aged 29 years, 4 months and 18 days. Friends and acquaintances are respectfully invited to attend a requiem high mass at All Hallows Church, Sixteenth avenue and N street South, to be celebrated for the repose of his soul, commencing at 9:30 o'clock. Remains at the parlors of Gantner Bros., 3460 Sixteenth street, between Church and Sanchez. Interment, private, Holy Cross Cemetery." Source: San Francisco Chronicle, 20 Aug 1910. Transcribed by Jim Schmitz. 
"DRISCOLL--In this city, January 5, Mary, only daughter of John and Bridget DRISCOLL, aged 1 year and 10 months. Friends and acquaintances are respectfully invited to attend the funeral, to-morrow (Friday) afternoon, at 2 o'clock, from the residence of the parents, No. 902 1/2 Folsom street, without further notice." Source: San Francisco Daily Morning Call, 6 Jan 1870.
"DRISCOLL--Mary Katherine, 53 years." Source: San Francisco Examiner, 9 March 1915. Transcribed by Harry I. Stafford.
"DRIVER--Died in San Francisco, 26th ult., Mr. Blackstone DRIVER, a native of Portland, Me., aged 57y." Source: The Sonoma Democrat (Santa Rosa, CA), 9 Dec 1858. Transcribed by Jeanne Taylor.
"DROSSEL--In this city, December 6, 1897, Joseph Henry, dearly beloved husband of Anna DROSSEL, and father of Dr. August Joseph, Anna, Leo and Walter DROSSEL, a native of Horstelte, Germany, aged 58 years 2 months and 21 days." Source: San Francisco Call, 7 Dec 1897, page 13.
"DROSTE--In San Francisco, April 6, Lily DROSTE." Source: Sacramento Bee, 10 April, 1875. Transcribed by Sandra Bordelon.
"DROUGHT--In this city, February 28, Mrs. Robert DROUGHT, a native of the County of Waterford, Ireland, aged 35 years. Friends and acqaintances are respecfully invited to attend the funeral, this (Friday) afternoon, at 2 o'clock, from St. Vincent's Hospital." Source: San Francisco Daily Morning Call, 1 March 1867.
"DRUHE--In this city, Oct. 28th, Herman Henry William, son of John G. and Catherine Margret DRUHE, aged 17 months and 17 days." Source: San Francisco Daily Examiner, 30 Oct 1865.
"DRUM--Interment in San Francisco, Feb. 24, James DRUM, Ireland, 32." Source: Alta California, 28 Feb 1853. Submitted by Martha Richards.
"DRUMMOND--The body of John DRUMMOND, drowned upon Sunday night, has been recovered. When he fell off the dock his head struck a fender at the side of the wharf, fracturing the skull and probably causing instant death. Today the flags on many British vessels and the Consular residence were lowered to half-mast out of respect for his memory." Source: Stockton Daily Independent, 10 Feb 1869. Transcribed by Dee Sardoc.
"DRUMMOND--In this city, August 9, Josephine Louisa, beloved wife of R.S. DRUMMOND, aged 45 years, 5 months and 1 day. Funeral will take place TO-MORROW (Tuesday), at 2 o'clock P.M. from St. John's Episcopal Church, Fifteenth street, near Valencia." Source: San Francisco Morning Call, 10 Aug 1885.
"DRURY--In this city, Nov. 29th, Emma E., wife of James DRURY, aged 36 years." Source: San Francisco Daily Examiner, 30 Nov 1865.
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