Daniel J. Fitzgerald
Fitzgerald was born June 9, 1898 in Springfield, Massachusetts to Thomas J. and Nellie V. (Moriaty) Fitzgerald. He had a brother, Gerald, and a sister, Mae. He served in the Army during World War I and the Navy in World War II. He married Marguerite A. O'Donnell, but she died on December 12, 1936 after 15 months of marriage.
He was elected the Hampden County Registrar of Probate and retired on July 1, 1968, after 35 years in office. Prior to that we worked in the Registry. He was also a Knight of Malta. Fitzgerald was elected on in 1952 as the Massachusetts State Deputy of the Knights of Columbus. He was the first man from Western Massachusetts to hold the post.
- Lapomarda 1992, p. 75.
- "D.J. Fitgerald, Springfield, Heads State Council, K. of C." The Boston Globe. May 19, 1952. p. 18. Retrieved June 29, 2019.
- Lapomarda 1992, p. 77.
- Lapomarda, S.J., Vincent A. (1992). The Knights of Columbus in Massachusetts (second ed.). Norwood, Massachusetts: Knights of Columbus Massachusetts State Council.