Mary Ellen Dolan1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8

F, b. circa 1863, d. 1940
FatherJames Dolan1,2 b. 1840, d. 16 Apr 1895
MotherElizabeth Dawson1,2 b. 19 Jul 1837, d. early 1920's
Relationship1st cousin 2 times removed of Taryn Lynn Phelan
ChartsDawson Descendancy Chart
           Mary Ellen Dolan was born circa 1863 at Connecticut..9,10,11,8
     Mary Ellen Dolan appears as Mary E. Dolan, age 7, in the census of 13 June 1870 at Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut,in the household of James Dolan as his daughter.1
     Mary Ellen Dolan appears as Mary Dolan, age 16, in the census of 5 June 1880 at Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut,in the household of James Dolan as his daughter.2
     Mary Ellen Dolan married Jeremiah Joseph Phelan, son of Michael Phelan, on 30 December 1885 at Waterbury, Connecticut. They were joined in marriage by the Reverend J. H. Duggan.3,12
     Mary Ellen Dolan appears as Mary Phealen, age 30, in the census of 2 June 1900 at Waterbury, Connecticut,in the household of Jeremiah Joseph Phelan as his wife.4 Mary Ellen Dolan and Jeremiah Joseph Phelan resided in June 1900 at 45 West Porter Street, Waterbury, Connecticut, with their children James and Margarita. Mary's mother and two siblings lived in the same house, probably on a different floor.4
     Mary Ellen Dolan, age 39, appears as Mary Phalen, head of household in the census of 20 April 1910 in Waterbury, Connecticut, with James F. Phelan and Margaret Elizabeth Phelan.5 Mary Ellen Dolan resided in April 1910 at 20 School Street, Waterbury, Connecticut, with her two children, James and Margaret.5
     Mary Ellen Dolan appears as Mary E. Phelan, age 50, in the census of 21 January 1920 at Waterbury, New Haven County, Connecticut,in the household of Fred C. Smith as his mother-in-law.6 Mary Ellen Dolan resided in January 1920 at 150 Plaza Avenue, Waterbury, Connecticut, with Fred C. Smith and Margaret Elizabeth Phelan, her daughter and son-in-law, as well as with Fred L. Smith and Rita Edith Smith, her grandchildren..13
     Mary Ellen Dolan appears as Mary E. Phelan, age 64, in the census of 15 April 1930 at Waterbury, New Haven County, Connecticut,in the household of Fred C. Smith as his mother-in-law.14 Mary Ellen Dolan resided on 15 April 1930 at 150 Plaza Avenue at Waterbury with Fred C. Smith and Margaret Elizabeth Phelan, her daughter and son-in-law, as well as with Fred L. Smith, Rita Edith Smith and Joseph Smith, her grandchildren. Her son, James, lived next door with his family..14
     Mary Ellen Dolan appears as Mary Phelan, age 75, in the census of 15 April 1940 at 150 Plaza Avenue, Waterbury, Connecticut,in the household of Fred C. Smith as his mother-in-law, along with Margaret Elizabeth Phelan, Rita Edith Smith and Joseph Smith.7 Mary Ellen Dolan resided in March 1940 at 150 Plaza Avenue, Waterbury, Connecticut, with her daughter, Rita, and son-in-law, Fred Smith and their children.15
     Mary Ellen Dolan died in 1940.8

Family

Jeremiah Joseph Phelan b. Jan 1865, d. 6 Dec 1903
Children

Census Records

DateLocationMemo
1870Hartford, Hartford, ConnecticutMary Ellen Dolan appears as Mary E. Dolan, age 7, in the census of 13 June 1870 at Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut,in the household of James Dolan as his daughter.1
1880Hartford, Hartford, ConnecticutMary Ellen Dolan appears as Mary Dolan, age 16, in the census of 5 June 1880 at Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut,in the household of James Dolan as his daughter.2
1900Waterbury, ConnecticutMary Ellen Dolan appears as Mary Phealen, age 30, in the census of 2 June 1900 at Waterbury, Connecticut,in the household of Jeremiah Joseph Phelan as his wife.4
1910Waterbury, ConnecticutMary Ellen Dolan, age 39, appears as Mary Phalen, head of household in the census of 20 April 1910 in Waterbury, Connecticut, with James F. Phelan and Margaret Elizabeth Phelan.5
1920Waterbury, New Haven County, ConnecticutMary Ellen Dolan appears as Mary E. Phelan, age 50, in the census of 21 January 1920 at Waterbury, New Haven County, Connecticut,in the household of Fred C. Smith as his mother-in-law.6
1930Waterbury, New Haven County, ConnecticutMary Ellen Dolan appears as Mary E. Phelan, age 64, in the census of 15 April 1930 at Waterbury, New Haven County, Connecticut,in the household of Fred C. Smith as his mother-in-law.14
1940150 Plaza Avenue, Waterbury, ConnecticutMary Ellen Dolan appears as Mary Phelan, age 75, in the census of 15 April 1940 at 150 Plaza Avenue, Waterbury, Connecticut,in the household of Fred C. Smith as his mother-in-law, along with Margaret Elizabeth Phelan, Rita Edith Smith and Joseph Smith.7

Residence Records

YearLocationDetails
June 190045 West Porter Street, Waterbury, ConnecticutMary Ellen Dolan and Jeremiah Joseph Phelan resided in June 1900 at 45 West Porter Street, Waterbury, Connecticut, with their children James and Margarita. Mary's mother and two siblings lived in the same house, probably on a different floor.4
April 191020 School Street, Waterbury, ConnecticutMary Ellen Dolan resided in April 1910 at 20 School Street, Waterbury, Connecticut, with her two children, James and Margaret.5
January 1920150 Plaza Avenue, Waterbury, ConnecticutShe resided in January 1920 at 150 Plaza Avenue, Waterbury, Connecticut, with Fred C. Smith and Margaret Elizabeth Phelan, her daughter and son-in-law, as well as with Fred L. Smith and Rita Edith Smith, her grandchildren..13
15 April 1930150 Plaza Avenue, Waterbury, ConnecticutMary Ellen Dolan resided on 15 April 1930 at 150 Plaza Avenue at Waterbury with Fred C. Smith and Margaret Elizabeth Phelan, her daughter and son-in-law, as well as with Fred L. Smith, Rita Edith Smith and Joseph Smith, her grandchildren. Her son, James, lived next door with his family..14
March 1940150 Plaza Avenue, Waterbury, ConnecticutMary Ellen Dolan resided in March 1940 at 150 Plaza Avenue, Waterbury, Connecticut, with her daughter, Rita, and son-in-law, Fred Smith and their children.15

Citations

  1. [S633] James Dolan household, 1870 United States Federal Census, Hartford, Connecticut, population schedule, Hartford, ED unknown cd3, sheet 64, dwelling 240, family 520.
  2. [S658] James Dolan household, 1880 United States Federal Census, Hartford, Connecticut, population schedule, Hartford, ED 7, sheet 18, dwelling 79, family 193.
  3. [S1629] Certificate, Mary Dolan and Jeremiah Phelan marriage of 30 December 1885.
  4. [S283] Jeremiah Phelan household, 1900 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 431, sheet 3B, dwelling 37, family 63.
  5. [S284] Mary Phalen, 1910 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 489, sheet 9A, dwelling 43, family 136.
  6. [S285] Fred Smith household, 1920 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 499, sheet 7B, dwelling 73, family 181.
  7. [S1281] Fred C. Smith household, 1940 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 5-219, sheet 8B, number of household , 177.
  8. [S872] "John Mitchell's Notebook,", shows Mary Ellen (Dolon) Phelan died 1940 age 76.
  9. [S633] James Dolan household, 1870 United States Federal Census, Hartford, Connecticut, population schedule, Hartford, ED unknown cd3, sheet 64, dwelling 240, family 520, shows age 7 and birthplace as Connecticut.
  10. [S658] James Dolan household, 1880 United States Federal Census, Hartford, Connecticut, population schedule, Hartford, ED 7, sheet 18, dwelling 79, family 193, shows age 16 and birthplace as Connecticut.
  11. [S1281] Fred C. Smith household, 1940 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 5-219, sheet 8B, number of household , 177, shows age 75 and birthplace as Conn.
  12. [S283] Jeremiah Phelan household, 1900 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 431, sheet 3B, dwelling 37, family 63, shows that the couple was married for 14 years.
  13. [S285] Fred Smith household, 1920 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 499, sheet 7B, dwelling 73, family 181.
  14. [S286] Fred C. Smith household, 1930 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 234, sheet 12A, dwelling 222, family 236.
  15. [S1281] Fred C. Smith household, 1940 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 5-219, sheet 8B, number of household , 177, shows that she lived in the same residence 5 years prior to the 1940 Census.
  16. [S284] Mary Phalen, 1910 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 489, sheet 9A, dwelling 43, family 136, shows James as her son.
  17. [S872] "John Mitchell's Notebook,", shows "children of Mary Ellen (Dolon) Phelan: James Phelan, Margarita Phelan."
  18. [S1030] The Waterbury Republican, 25 January 1974, Page 2, shows him as the son of the late Mary Ellen (Dolan) Phelan.
  19. [S1591] Margaret Phelan entry, Birth Registration, shows mother as Mary Dolan (15 April 1892).
  20. [S284] Mary Phalen, 1910 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 489, sheet 9A, dwelling 43, family 136, shows Margaret as the daughter of Mary.
  21. [S285] Fred Smith household, 1920 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 499, sheet 7B, dwelling 73, family 181, shows mother-in-law to the head of the house, Fred Smith who is married to Rita Phelan Smith.
  22. [S286] Fred C. Smith household, 1930 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 234, sheet 12A, dwelling 222, family 236, shows Mary as the mother-in-law to the head of the family, Fred Smith, who is married to Rita (Phelan) Smith.