Michael Divine McGivney1,2,3,4,5,6

M, b. 6 December 1888, d. 15 February 1967
ChartsDawson Descendancy Chart
           Michael Divine McGivney was born on 6 December 1888 at Waterbury, Connecticut..7,8,9
     Michael Divine McGivney married Mary Ellen Mitchell, daughter of John Joseph Mitchell and Ellen M. Dawson, _btwn 1910 and 1917 at Connecticut. (an unknown value).10,11
     Due to a need for men to serve during World War I, the United States instituted a draft. The first registration was for men between the ages of 21 and 31. As a result, this registration included men born between June 5, 1886 and June 5, 1896. Michael Divine McGivney filled out a draft card on 5 June 1917 at Waterbury, Connecticut. It was noted that he was tall, medium build with grey eyes and brown hair. He was claiming exemption from the draft due to poor eyesight.12 Michael and Mary resided in June 1917 at Waterbury.13
     Michael Divine McGivney, age 37, appears as head of household in the census of 16 January 1920 in Waterbury, New Haven, Connecticut, with Mary Ellen Mitchell, Helen Mitchell McGivney and John McGivney.2 Michael Divine McGivney and Mary Ellen Mitchell resided on 16 January 1920 at 1043 North Main Street, Waterbury, Connecticut, with their children Helen and John.2
     Michael Divine McGivney, age 40, appears as head of household in the census of 1930 in Waterbury, Connecticut, with Mary Ellen Mitchell, Helen Mitchell McGivney, John McGivney, Mitchell T. McGivney, Jean Loretta McGivney and Joan L. McGivney.14
     Michael Divine McGivney, age 54, appears as head of household in the census of 23 April 1940 in 19204 Nottingham Road, Cleveland, Ohio, with Mary Ellen Mitchell, Helen Mitchell McGivney, Mitchell T. McGivney, Jean Loretta McGivney and Joan L. McGivney.4 Michael Divine McGivney filled out a draft card in 1942 at Cleveland, Ohio. The Fourth Registration, often referred to as the old man's registration, was conducted on 27 April 1942 and registered men who were born on or between 28 April 1877 and 16 February 1897-men who were between 45 and 64 years old-who were not already in the military..5 He resided in 1942 at 19204 Nottingham Road, Cleveland, Ohio, with his daughter, Joan.5 He resided in February 1967 at Willowick, Lake, Ohio.15
     Michael Divine McGivney died on 15 February 1967 at Euclid General Hospital, Euclid, Cuyahoga, Ohio, at age 78.6

Family

Mary Ellen Mitchell b. 24 Jan 1887, d. 4 May 1940
Children

Census Records

DateLocationMemo
1920Waterbury, New Haven, ConnecticutMichael Divine McGivney, age 37, appears as head of household in the census of 16 January 1920 in Waterbury, New Haven, Connecticut, with Mary Ellen Mitchell, Helen Mitchell McGivney and John McGivney.2
1930Waterbury, ConnecticutMichael Divine McGivney, age 40, appears as head of household in the census of 1930 in Waterbury, Connecticut, with Mary Ellen Mitchell, Helen Mitchell McGivney, John McGivney, Mitchell T. McGivney, Jean Loretta McGivney and Joan L. McGivney.14
194019204 Nottingham Road, Cleveland, OhioMichael Divine McGivney, age 54, appears as head of household in the census of 23 April 1940 in 19204 Nottingham Road, Cleveland, Ohio, with Mary Ellen Mitchell, Helen Mitchell McGivney, Mitchell T. McGivney, Jean Loretta McGivney and Joan L. McGivney.4

Residence Records

YearLocationDetails
June 1917169 Easton Avenue, Waterbury, ConnecticutMichael and Mary resided in June 1917 at Waterbury.13
16 January 19201043 North Main Street, Waterbury, ConnecticutMichael Divine McGivney and Mary Ellen Mitchell resided on 16 January 1920 at 1043 North Main Street, Waterbury, Connecticut, with their children Helen and John.2
194219204 Nottingham Road, Cleveland, OhioMichael Divine McGivney resided in 1942 at 19204 Nottingham Road, Cleveland, Ohio, with his daughter, Joan.5
February 1967Willowick, Lake, OhioHe resided in February 1967 at Willowick, Lake, Ohio.15

Citations

  1. [S161] "WWI Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918", Michael Divine McGivney.
  2. [S285] Michael McGivney household, 1920 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 444, sheet 19A, dwelling 154, family 386.
  3. [S286] Unknown cd1 household, 1930 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, ED unknown cd3, sheet unknown cd4.
  4. [S1309] Michael McGivney household, 1940 United States Federal Census, Cuyahoga, Ohio, population schedule, Cleveland, ED 92-859, sheet 7A, number of household 156.
  5. [S162] "WWII Draft Registration Cards, 1942", Michael Divine McGivney, 1942.
  6. [S757] Michael D. McGiveny, Ohio Deaths.
  7. [S161] "WWI Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918", Michael Divine McGivney; shows birthdate as Dec 6, 1888 and birthplace as Waterbury, Conn.
  8. [S162] "WWII Draft Registration Cards, 1942", Michael Divine McGivney, 1942; shows birthdate as Dec. 6, 1888 and birthplace as Waterbury, Conn.
  9. [S757] Michael D. McGiveny, Ohio Deaths.
  10. [S161] "WWI Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918", Michael Divine McGivney, 5 June 1917; shows that he is married.
  11. [S285] Michael McGivney household, 1920 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 230, sheet 4B, shows Helen to be the wife of Michael.
  12. [S161] "WWI Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918", Michael Divine McGivney, 5 June 1917.
  13. [S161] "WWI Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918", Michael Divine McGivney, 5 June 1917; shows that he resides at 169 Easton Avenue, Waterbury, Conn.
  14. [S286] Michael McGivney household, 1930 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 230, sheet 4B.
  15. [S757] Michael D. McGivney, Ohio Deaths.
  16. [S1309] Michael McGivney household, 1940 United States Federal Census, Cuyahoga, Ohio, population schedule, Cleveland, ED 92-859, sheet 7A, number of household 156,shows father of Helen M. McGivney as Michael McGivney.
  17. [S285] Michale McGivney household, 1920 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 444, sheet 19A, dwelling 154, family 386.
  18. [S285] Michael McGivney household, 1920 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 230, sheet 4B.
  19. [S1309] Michael McGivney household, 1940 United States Federal Census, Cuyahoga, Ohio, population schedule, Cleveland, ED 92-859, sheet 7A, number of household 156,shows father of Mitchell as Michael McGivney.
  20. [S756] Mitchell McGiveny's Obituary, online http://www.zwire.com, names his parents as Michael and Helen McGivney.
  21. [S1309] Michael McGivney household, 1940 United States Federal Census, Cuyahoga, Ohio, population schedule, Cleveland, ED 92-859, sheet 7A, number of household 156,shows mother of Jean as Helen L. McGivney.
  22. [S1309] Michael McGivney household, 1940 United States Federal Census, Cuyahoga, Ohio, population schedule, Cleveland, ED 92-859, sheet 7A, number of household 156,shows father of Joan as Michael McGivney.