Mary E. Hennessey1,2,3,4,5

F, b. 7 June 1857, d. 5 February 1919
FatherJohn Hennessey4
MotherMay Jones4
RelationshipGreat-grandmother of Taryn Lynn Phelan
ChartsDennis Phelan Descendancy Indented Chart
Daniel Bergin Descendancy Chart
John Hennessey Descendancy Chart
           Mary E. Hennessey was born on 7 June 1857 at Ireland..6,7,8,9,10,11,12,13,14,15,16,17,18,19,20,21 She and John J. Phelan resided in 1878 at 84 Baldwin Street, Waterbury, Connecticut.22,23
     Mary E. Hennessey and John J. Phelan were married on 22 January 1878 at The Immaculate Conception Church, Waterbury, Connecticut, They were joined in marriage by the Reverend Lawrence Walsh. Licensed and recorded by E. W. McDonald. Witnesses were Daniel Bergen, cousin to the groom and Kate Hyland, cousin to the bride. These two witnesses would late marry.24,25,26,3,4,27
     Mary E. Hennessey appears as Mary Phelan, age 23, in the census of 5 June 1880 at 84 Baldwin Street, Waterbury, Connecticut,in the household of John J. Phelan as his wife.28,29
     Mary E. Hennessey and John J. Phelan resided bt 1880-1890 at 84 Baldwin Street, Waterbury, Connecticut, He, his wife and son, Daniel were living at the same address as his stepmother, Mary, widow of Dennis.30,26,31,32,33,34,35,36,37 Mary E. Hennessey and John J. Phelan resided in January 1884 at 84 Baldwin Street, Waterbury, Connecticut, with John's stepmother, Mary, and his brother, Daniel.38,39 Mary E. Hennessey and John J. Phelan resided in 1885 at 84 Baldwin Street, Waterbury, Connecticut, with John's stepmother, Mary, and his brother, Daniel.40 Mary E. Hennessey resided in April 1885 at Baldwin Street, Waterbury, Connecticut.41 She and John J. Phelan resided in 1886 at 84 Baldwin Street, Waterbury, Connecticut.42 Mary E. Hennessey and John J. Phelan resided in 1887 at 84 Baldwin Street, Waterbury, Connecticut.43 Mary E. Hennessey and John J. Phelan resided in 1890 at 84 Baldwin Street, Waterbury, Connecticut.44,45 Mary E. Hennessey and John J. Phelan resided in 1893 at 434 Baldwin Street, Waterbury, Connecticut.2 Mary E. Hennessey resided bt 1899-1910 at 398 Baldwin Street, Waterbury, Connecticut.46
     Mary E. Hennessey appears as Mary Phelan, age 43, in the census of 15 June 1900 at 398 Baldwin Street (rear), Waterbury, Connecticut,in the household of John J. Phelan as his wife.3 Mary E. Hennessey was an informant to the death of John J. Phelan, her husband, on 16 December 1903 at 398 Baldwin Street Rear, Waterbury, Connecticut; from a cerebral hemhorrage.47,48 Mary E. Hennessey was an informant to the death of Daniel Phelan, her son, on 14 May 1904 at the rear of 398 Baldwin Street, Waterbury, Connecticut; from paralysis of extremities, due to a traumatic fracture of the spine which lasted for 3 years.49,50 Mary E. Hennessey resided in 1910 at 318 Baldwin Street, Waterbury, Connecticut, with her husband's uncle, Daniel Phelan, who was also listed in the directory.51 She resided in 1912 at 332 Baldwin Street, Waterbury, Connecticut.52 Mary's nephews were Bill Hennessey and Jimmy Hennessey. Jimmy was Tracy O'Donnell's great grandfather. It seems like they might have been brothers-in-law to him instead of cousins.53 She resided in 1917 at 332 Baldwin Street, Waterbury, Connecticut. Also listed in the directory were her sons George, Dennis, and John and their paternal great uncle, Daniel Phelan.54 She resided on 12 September 1918 at 367 South Main Street, Waterbury, Connecticut.55 She died on 5 February 1919 at 332 Baldwin Street, Waterbury, Connecticut, at age 61 from cirrhosis of the liver.5,56,4 She was buried on 7 February 1919 at St Joseph's Cemetery, Waterbury, Connecticut.5,56,4

Family

John J. Phelan b. 19 Jun 1856, d. 16 Dec 1903
Children

Census Records

DateLocationMemo
188084 Baldwin Street, Waterbury, ConnecticutMary E. Hennessey appears as Mary Phelan, age 23, in the census of 5 June 1880 at 84 Baldwin Street, Waterbury, Connecticut,in the household of John J. Phelan as his wife.28,29
1900398 Baldwin Street (rear), Waterbury, ConnecticutMary E. Hennessey appears as Mary Phelan, age 43, in the census of 15 June 1900 at 398 Baldwin Street (rear), Waterbury, Connecticut,in the household of John J. Phelan as his wife.3

Residence Records

YearLocationDetails
187884 Baldwin Street, Waterbury, ConnecticutMary E. Hennessey and John J. Phelan resided in 1878 at 84 Baldwin Street, Waterbury, Connecticut.22,23
bt 1880-189084 Baldwin Street, Waterbury, ConnecticutMary E. Hennessey and John J. Phelan resided bt 1880-1890 at 84 Baldwin Street, Waterbury, Connecticut, He, his wife and son, Daniel were living at the same address as his stepmother, Mary, widow of Dennis.30,26,31,32,33,34,35,36,37
January 188484 Baldwin Street, Waterbury, ConnecticutMary E. Hennessey and John J. Phelan resided in January 1884 at 84 Baldwin Street, Waterbury, Connecticut, with John's stepmother, Mary, and his brother, Daniel.38,39
188584 Baldwin Street, Waterbury, ConnecticutMary E. Hennessey and John J. Phelan resided in 1885 at 84 Baldwin Street, Waterbury, Connecticut, with John's stepmother, Mary, and his brother, Daniel.40
April 1885Baldwin Street, Waterbury, ConnecticutMary E. Hennessey resided in April 1885 at Baldwin Street, Waterbury, Connecticut.41
188684 Baldwin Street, Waterbury, ConnecticutShe and John J. Phelan resided in 1886 at 84 Baldwin Street, Waterbury, Connecticut.42
188784 Baldwin Street, Waterbury, ConnecticutMary E. Hennessey and John J. Phelan resided in 1887 at 84 Baldwin Street, Waterbury, Connecticut.43
189084 Baldwin Street, Waterbury, ConnecticutMary E. Hennessey and John J. Phelan resided in 1890 at 84 Baldwin Street, Waterbury, Connecticut.44,45
1893434 Baldwin Street, Waterbury, ConnecticutMary E. Hennessey and John J. Phelan resided in 1893 at 434 Baldwin Street, Waterbury, Connecticut.2
bt 1899-1910398 Baldwin Street, Waterbury, ConnecticutMary E. Hennessey resided bt 1899-1910 at 398 Baldwin Street, Waterbury, Connecticut.46
1910318 Baldwin Street, Waterbury, ConnecticutShe resided in 1910 at 318 Baldwin Street, Waterbury, Connecticut, with her husband's uncle, Daniel Phelan, who was also listed in the directory.51
1912332 Baldwin Street, Waterbury, ConnecticutShe resided in 1912 at 332 Baldwin Street, Waterbury, Connecticut.52
1917332 Baldwin Street, Waterbury, ConnecticutShe resided in 1917 at 332 Baldwin Street, Waterbury, Connecticut. Also listed in the directory were her sons George, Dennis, and John and their paternal great uncle, Daniel Phelan.54
12 September 1918367 South Main Street, Waterbury, ConnecticutShe resided on 12 September 1918 at 367 South Main Street, Waterbury, Connecticut.55

Citations

  1. [S740] Town of Waterbury: John Phalen and Mary E. Hennessey; Marriages: Jan. 1874 to Dec. 1894, Volume 3, Pages 46-47; joined in marriage by the Reverend M.J. McGivney; Licensed and recorded by E. W. McDonald.
  2. [S47] George V. Phelan entry, Birth Certificate (25 November 1893).
  3. [S283] John J. Phelan household, 1900 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 432, sheet 25, dwelling 263, family 468.
  4. [S38] Mary Phelan's Death Certificate.
  5. [S68] The Waterbury Republican-American, February 6, 1919.
  6. [S740] Town of Waterbury: John Phalen and Mary E. Hennessey; 22 January 1878; Marriages: Jan. 1874 to Dec. 1894, Volume 3, Pages 46-47; shows the birthplace of the brdie as Ireland and her age as 2_ (incomplete).
  7. [S56] Dennis Phelan entry, Birth Registration Birth Registrations were how births were recorded in Waterbury. Birth Certificates did not exist for this year and were recorded in an index book., This birth was recorded in an index entitled Births: 1871-1885, Volume 1, PP. 1-210, Town Of Waterbury,. It shows the age of his mother as 22 and place as Ireland. (23 November 1878).
  8. [S7] Mary Phalen entry, Birth Certificate 148, It shows the age of her mother as 30 and birthplace as Ireland (15 May 1887).
  9. [S129] John J. Phelan household, 1880 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 39, page 20, dwelling 145, family 202, says age 23.
  10. [S706] Mary Phelan entry, Birth Registration Birth Registrations were how births were recorded in Waterbury. Birth Certificates did not exist for this year and were recorded in an index., This birth was recorded in an index entitled Births: 1871-1885, Volume 1, PP. 211-504, Town Of Waterbury, on page 247. It shows her mother's age as 24 and birthplace as Ireland. (15 July 1880).
  11. [S58] Sarah Phelan entry, Birth Registration Birth Registrations were how births were recorded in Waterbury. Birth Certificates did not exist for this year and were recorded in an index book., This birth was recorded in an index entitled Births: 1871-1885, Volume 1, PP. 211-504, Town Of Waterbury,. It shows her mother's age as 26 and birthplace as Ireland. (3 January, 1884).
  12. [S45] Joseph Francis Phelan entry, Birth Certificate (7 April 1892).
  13. [S283] John J. Phelan household, 1900 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 432, sheet 25, dwelling 263, family 468, says July 1856.
  14. [S39] John Phelan's Death Certificate.
  15. [S57] John Phelan entry, Birth Registration Birth Registrations were how births were recorded in Waterbury. Birth Certificates did not exist for this year and were recorded in an index book., This birth was recorded in an index entitled Births: 1871-1885, Volume 1, PP. 211-504, Town Of Waterbury, on pages 350-351. It shows the mother's age as 26 and birthplace as Ireland. (7 April 1882).
  16. [S59] William Phelan entry, Birth Registration Birth Registrations were how births were recorded in Waterbury. Birth Certificates did not exist for this year and were recorded in an index book., This birth was recorded in an index entitled Births: 1871-1885, Volume 1, PP. 211-504, Town Of Waterbury,. It shows the age of the mother as 29 and birthplace as Ireland. (30 April 1885).
  17. [S43] Daniel Phelan entry, Birth Certificate, Shows the age of his mother as 33 (6 March 1890).
  18. [S285] John Phelan household, 1920 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 470, sheet 65A, dwelling 444, family 1266, says Ireland.
  19. [S41] Dennis Phelan's Death Certificate, Volume 39.
  20. [S38] Mary Phelan's Death Certificate, says 1857.
  21. [S49] Joseph Phelan's Death Certificate.
  22. [S740] Town of Waterbury: John Phalen and Mary E. Hennessey; Marriages: Jan. 1874 to Dec. 1894, Volume 3, Pages 46-47; shows residence of the groom as Waterbury.
  23. [S60] Waterbury Connecticut Street Directory, Phelan, John J; Section P, Page 226.
  24. [S740] Town of Waterbury: John Phalen and Mary E. Hennessey; 22 January 1878; Marriages: Jan. 1874 to Dec. 1894, Volume 3, Pages 46-47; joined in marriage by the Reverend Lawrence Walsh; Licensed and recorded by E. W. McDonald.
  25. [S1263] Marriages in the Immaculate Conception Church: entry for John Phelan and Mary E. Hennessy, 22 January 1878 Archdiocese of Hartford Chancery, 134 Farmington Avenue, Hartford, Connecticut.
  26. [S129] John Phelan household, 1880 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 39, page 20, dwelling 145, family 202.
  27. [S68] The Waterbury Republican-American, February 6, 1919, shows widow of the late John Phelan.
  28. [S129] John J. Phelan household, 1880 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 39, page 20, dwelling 145, family 202.
  29. [S96] Letter, Ada Fehrs to Taryn L. Phelan, 1999.
  30. [S60] Waterbury Connecticut Street Directory, 1880, Phelan, John J.; Section P, pages 116-117.
  31. [S706] Mary Phelan entry, Birth Registration Birth Registrations were how births were recorded in Waterbury. Birth Certificates did not exist for this year and were recorded in an index., This birth was recorded in an index entitled Births: 1871-1885, Volume 1, PP. 211-504, Town Of Waterbury, on page 247. It shows the residence of the parents as Waterbury, Conn. (15 July 1880).
  32. [S60] Waterbury Connecticut Street Directory, 1881, Phelan, John J.; Section P, Page 144.
  33. [S57] John Phelan entry, Birth Registration Birth Registrations were how births were recorded in Waterbury. Birth Certificates did not exist for this year and were recorded in an index book., This birth was recorded in an index entitled Births: 1871-1885, Volume 1, PP. 211-504, Town Of Waterbury, on pages 350-351. It shows the residence of the parents as Waterbury. (7 April 1882).
  34. [S60] Waterbury Connecticut Street Directory, 1882, Phelan, John J.; Section P, Page 161.
  35. [S60] Waterbury Connecticut Street Directory, 1890, Phelan, John J.; Section P, Page 241.
  36. [S60] Waterbury Connecticut Street Directory, 1889, Phelan, John J.; Section P, Page 230.
  37. [S60] Waterbury Connecticut Street Directory, 1898, Phelan, John J.; Section P, Page 226.
  38. [S60] Waterbury Connecticut Street Directory, 1884, Phelan, John J.; Phelan, Daniel; Phelan, Mary,widow Dennis; Section P, Page 185.
  39. [S58] Sarah Phelan entry, Birth Registration Birth Registrations were how births were recorded in Waterbury. Birth Certificates did not exist for this year and were recorded in an index book., This birth was recorded in an index entitled Births: 1871-1885, Volume 1, PP. 211-504, Town Of Waterbury,. It shows the residence of the parents. (3 January, 1884).
  40. [S60] Waterbury Connecticut Street Directory, John J. Phelan, 1885; Section P, Page 184.
  41. [S59] William Phelan entry, Birth Registration Birth Registrations were how births were recorded in Waterbury. Birth Certificates did not exist for this year and were recorded in an index book., This birth was recorded in an index entitled Births: 1871-1885, Volume 1, PP. 211-504, Town Of Waterbury,. It shows the residence of the parents. (30 April 1885).
  42. [S60] Waterbury Connecticut Street Directory, Waterbury and Naugatuck Directory, 1886; John J. Phelan, Section P, Page 192.
  43. [S60] Waterbury Connecticut Street Directory, Waterbury and Naugatuck Directory, 1887; John J. Phelan, Section P, Page 214.
  44. [S60] Waterbury Connecticut Street Directory, 1890.
  45. [S43] Daniel Phelan entry, Birth Certificate, Shows the place of birth as Baldwin Street (6 March 1890).
  46. [S60] Waterbury Connecticut Street Directory, 1910, page 281.
  47. [S37] John J. Phelan's Death Certificate, Deaths in the Town of Waterbury, Volume 5, January 1903- December 1906, Page 48.
  48. [S92] The Waterbury Republican, 17 December, 1903, 18 December 1903.
  49. [S44] Daniel Phelan's Death Certificate, Deaths in the Town of Waterbury, Volume 5, January 1903-December 1906, Page 71.
  50. [S70] The Waterbury Republican, May 16, 1904.
  51. [S60] Waterbury Connecticut Street Directory, Mary Phelan, widow of John J., 1910; Section P, Page 281.
  52. [S60] Waterbury Connecticut Street Directory, Mary J. Phelan, 1912; Section P, Page 302.
  53. [S1] Interview, Ralph Phelan.
  54. [S60] Waterbury Connecticut Street Directory, Mary J. Phelan, widow of John, 1917; Section P, Page 448.
  55. [S161] "WWI Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918", Dennis John Phelan, 1918; shows the name and address of his nearest living relative, Mrs. Mary Phelan, 367 So. Main Street, Wtby, CT.
  56. [S730] The Waterbury Democrat, February 5, 1919, Page 7.
  57. [S56] Dennis Phelan entry, Birth Registration Birth Registrations were how births were recorded in Waterbury. Birth Certificates did not exist for this year and were recorded in an index book., This birth was recorded in an index entitled Births: 1871-1885, Volume 1, PP. 1-210, Town Of Waterbury,. It shows mother as JMary Hennessy. (23 November 1878).
  58. [S1241] Daniel Phelan's Baptismal Record: shows mother as "Maria Hennessy", 24 November 1878, Archdiocese of Hartford Chancery.
  59. [S1361] Dennis and Mary Phelan's Marriage Certificate: shows mother as Mary Hennesey.
  60. [S1405] Social Security Applications, 1936-2007, Dennis John Phelan; shows his mother as Mary Hennessey.
  61. [S90] The Waterbury Republican, February 13, 1943, Page 4, shows mother as Mary (Hennessey) Phalen.
  62. [S68] The Waterbury Republican-American, February 6, 1919, shows survivors.
  63. [S706] Mary Phelan entry, Birth Registration Birth Registrations were how births were recorded in Waterbury. Birth Certificates did not exist for this year and were recorded in an index., This birth was recorded in an index entitled Births: 1871-1885, Volume 1, PP. 211-504, Town Of Waterbury, on page 247. Her mother is listed as Mary Hennessey. (15 July 1880).
  64. [S880] Mary Phalen, Mary Phelan's Death Registration, Volume 2, DEATHS, 1874-1886, Town of Waterbury, Pages 88-89; shows parents as John and Mary.
  65. [S57] John Phelan entry, Birth Registration Birth Registrations were how births were recorded in Waterbury. Birth Certificates did not exist for this year and were recorded in an index book., This birth was recorded in an index entitled Births: 1871-1885, Volume 1, PP. 211-504, Town Of Waterbury, on pages 350-351. It shows the mother's name as Mary Hennessy. (7 April 1882).
  66. [S93] The Waterbury Republican-American, 15 November 1924.
  67. [S58] Sarah Phelan entry, Birth Registration Birth Registrations were how births were recorded in Waterbury. Birth Certificates did not exist for this year and were recorded in an index book., This birth was recorded in an index entitled Births: 1871-1885, Volume 1, PP. 211-504, Town Of Waterbury,. It shows her mother as Mary Hennessy. (3 January, 1884).
  68. [S1578] Certificate, William J. Reilly and Sarah Phelan marriage of 2 November 1903, shows the bride's mother as Mary J. Phelan.
  69. [S46] Sarah Reilly's Death Certificate.
  70. [S144] The Waterbury Republican, 31 January, 1932.
  71. [S730] The Waterbury Democrat, February 5, 1919, Page 7, shows survivors.
  72. [S59] William Phelan entry, Birth Registration Birth Registrations were how births were recorded in Waterbury. Birth Certificates did not exist for this year and were recorded in an index book., This birth was recorded in an index entitled Births: 1871-1885, Volume 1, PP. 211-504, Town Of Waterbury,. It shows the name of the mother as Mary Hennessy. (30 April 1885).
  73. [S161] "WWI Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918", William F. Phelan, 1918.
  74. [S40] William Phelan's Death Certificate, shows mother as Mary Hennessey.
  75. [S812] The Democrat, March 19, 1937, Page 2.
  76. [S1637] Mary Phalen entry, Birth Registration, shows the mother as Mary Hennessey (15 May 1887).
  77. [S7] Mary Phalen entry, Birth Certificate 148, It shows the mother as Mary Hennessey (15 May 1887).
  78. [S42] Mary Phelan's Death Certificate, 3 September 1891, Shows Mary as her mother.
  79. [S43] Daniel Phelan entry, Birth Certificate, Shows mother as Mary Hennessey (6 March 1890).
  80. [S283] John J. Phelan household, 1900 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 432, sheet 225, dwelling 263, family 468.
  81. [S852] The Waterbury Evening Democrat, 14 May 1904, Page One.
  82. [S853] The Waterbury Evening Democrat, 16 May 1904, Page 5.
  83. [S6] Joseph and Helen Phelan's Marriage Certificate.
  84. [S65] The Waterbury Republican-American, Sept 29, 1958.
  85. [S1405] Social Security Applications, 1936-2007, George Vincent Phelan; shows mother as Mary Hennessey.
  86. [S8] George and Helen Phelan's Marriage Certificate.
  87. [S48] George Phelan's Death Certificate.
  88. [S64] The Waterbury Republican, June 24, 1957.