Tyne and Wear HER(13198): Jesmond, All Saints Cemetery, grave of Michael Joseph Quigley - Details
Jesmond, All Saints Cemetery, grave of Michael Joseph Quigley
Religious Ritual and Funerary
Gravestone of Michael Joseph Quigley (1837-1924), American Civil War veteran. Michael was born in Bradford and emigrated to America with his wife shortly before the outbreak of civil war. He served under General Robert E. Lee in Virginia but was wounded in his left arm. He was later employed in Government Service. He returned to Britain in 1876. He lived in St. Lawrence Square off Walker Road. His income was subsidised by a pension from the American Government.
Alan Morgan, 2004, Beyond the Grave - Exploring Newcastle's Burial Grounds, page 70