Margaret Isabel Sedwick

Margaret Isabel Sedwick
  [Washington Sedwick / Elizabeth Koener]
b. April 4, 1843, Mercer County, Pennsylvania6,12
d. July 12, 1922, Pasadena, Los Angeles, California6
bu Pasadena, Los Angeles, California
     Mountain View Cemetery7   grave
m. November 24, 1870, Mercer Co, Illinois,
     Adam Kline McQuilling3,4 (vol A pg 137)

Adam Kline McQuilling

Adam Kline McQuilling
  [Samuel McQuilling / Anna Flory]3
b. November 29, 1840, Mercer County, Illinois3
d. July 3, 1940, Pasadena, Los Angeles, California7,10
bu Pasadena, Los Angeles, California
     Mountain View Cemetery7   grave

Census records:

1850 PA Lawrence
1860 PA Lawrence
1880 CA Los Angeles
1900 CA Los Angeles

Adam K McQuilling of North Henderson, Illinois, enlisted in Company A, 30th Infantry Regiment Illinois on September 24, 1861 and mustered out on September 20, 1864. He was granted an Invalid Pension on Feb 7, 1887.

Adam Kline McQuilling, his wife Margaret and their daughter Inez moved to Pasadena, California in 1874, where he became president of the Pasadena Land and Water Company. They remained there the remainder of their lives.


Inez May McQuilling
  b. November 19, 1871, (Mercer County) Illinois1,10
  d. February 7, 1969, Alameda County, California10
William Sedwick McQuilling
  b. May 1876, Pasadena, Los Angeles, California1,7
  d. abt 191211c
  m. abt 1906 Mary Amber Prindle

note: Mountain View Cemetery, 2400 N. Fair Oaks Ave, Altadena, CA 91003
according to Linda C Driiscoll, who provided the photos:
"The graves are very close to the office in 'Twilight Terrace' section, Lot 64."


1. Census records, any of those indicated.

3. Historical & Biographical Record of Los Angeles & Vicinity
Chapman Publishing Co., Chicago, 1901 p. 755-757.
Posted by Linda C Driscoll at Rootsweb: Ohio Fulton and Ancestry: California Los Angeles

4. Illinois Statewide Marriage Index 1763 - 1900
online at
This record:
McQuilling, Adam KSedwick, Margaret IMercer11/24/187000A/013700002794

6. Obituary of Margaret Isabell (Sedwick) McQuilling
Pasadena (Cailfornia) Star News, July 12, 1922
Posted by Linda C Driscoll at Ancestry: California Los Angeles

7. Obituary of Adam Kline McQuilling
Pasadena (Cailfornia) Star News, July 3, 1940
Posted by Linda C Driscoll at Ancestry: California Los Angeles

10. California Death Records
an database
These records:
NameSexBirth DateDeath DateBirth PlaceDeath PlaceMother's MaidenFather's Surname
Adam Kline
M29 Nov
3 Jul
Inez M
F19 Nov
7 Feb

11. Personal knowledge of family members
c. Kathleen McQuilling, descendant of William Sedwick Mcquilling

12. Family Bible of Washington Sedwick, transcribed by Lyle D Sedwick.
Bible was in posession of Roberta Sedgwick, Edinburg, Lawrence, Pennsylvania.
She has since passed away; current location of Bible unknown.

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