Margaret Elizabeth Phelan1,2,3,4,5,6

F, b. 15 April 1892, d. between 1947 and 1949
FatherJeremiah Joseph Phelan7,2 b. Jan 1865, d. 6 Dec 1903
MotherMary Ellen Dolan8,2,9,10,11,12 b. c 1863, d. 1940
Relationship2nd cousin 1 time removed of Taryn Lynn Phelan
ChartsDawson Descendancy Chart
           Margaret Elizabeth Phelan was born on 15 April 1892 at 57 River Street, Waterbury, Connecticut..1,13,14,15,16,17
     Margaret Elizabeth Phelan appears as Marguerita Phealen, age 8, in the census of 2 June 1900 at Waterbury, Connecticut,in the household of Jeremiah Joseph Phelan as his daughter.2 Margaret Elizabeth Phelan resided in June 1900 at 45 West Porter Street at Waterbury with Jeremiah Joseph Phelan and Mary Ellen Dolan, her parents, as well as with James F. Phelan, her brother..2
     Margaret Elizabeth Phelan appears as Margaret Phalen, age 18, in the census of 20 April 1910 at Waterbury, Connecticut,in the household of Mary Ellen Dolan as her daughter.3 Margaret Elizabeth Phelan resided in April 1910 at 20 School Street at Waterbury with her mother, Mary Ellen Dolan as well as with James F. Phelan, her brother..3
     Margaret Elizabeth Phelan married Fred C. Smith circa 1912.4,18
     Margaret Elizabeth Phelan appears as Rita E. Smith, age 28, in the census of 21 January 1920 at Waterbury, New Haven County, Connecticut,in the household of Fred C. Smith as his wife.19
     Margaret Elizabeth Phelan and Fred C. Smith resided in January 1920 at 150 Plaza Avenue, Waterbury, Connecticut, with their two children, Fred and Rita, and Rita's mother, Mary.4
     Margaret Elizabeth Phelan appears as Rita E. Smith, age 37, in the census of 15 April 1930 at Waterbury, New Haven County, Connecticut,in the household of Fred C. Smith as his wife.5 Margaret Elizabeth Phelan and Fred C. Smith resided on 15 April 1930 at 150 Plaza Avenue at Waterbury with their children Rita, Fred, and Joseph. Rita's mother, Mary Phelan, was also living with them. Rita's brother James Phelan and his family lived next door.5
     Margaret Elizabeth Phelan and Fred C. Smith resided in 1935 at 150 Plaza Avenue, Waterbury, Connecticut, with their daughter, Rita, and son, Joseph.20
     Margaret Elizabeth Phelan appears as Rita E. Smith, age 48, in the census of 15 April 1940 at 150 Plaza Avenue, Waterbury, Connecticut,in the household of Fred C. Smith as his wife, along with Rita Edith Smith, Joseph Smith and Mary Ellen Dolan.21
     Margaret Elizabeth died between 1947 and 1949. She was alive on the 1946 City Directory, but Fred's info on the CT Death Index in 1949 shows that he was widowed.

Family

Fred C. Smith b. c 1876, d. 5 Sep 1949
Children

Census Records

DateLocationMemo
1900Waterbury, ConnecticutMargaret Elizabeth Phelan appears as Marguerita Phealen, age 8, in the census of 2 June 1900 at Waterbury, Connecticut,in the household of Jeremiah Joseph Phelan as his daughter.2
1910Waterbury, ConnecticutMargaret Elizabeth Phelan appears as Margaret Phalen, age 18, in the census of 20 April 1910 at Waterbury, Connecticut,in the household of Mary Ellen Dolan as her daughter.3
1920Waterbury, New Haven County, ConnecticutMargaret Elizabeth Phelan appears as Rita E. Smith, age 28, in the census of 21 January 1920 at Waterbury, New Haven County, Connecticut,in the household of Fred C. Smith as his wife.19
1930Waterbury, New Haven County, ConnecticutMargaret Elizabeth Phelan appears as Rita E. Smith, age 37, in the census of 15 April 1930 at Waterbury, New Haven County, Connecticut,in the household of Fred C. Smith as his wife.5
1940150 Plaza Avenue, Waterbury, ConnecticutMargaret Elizabeth Phelan appears as Rita E. Smith, age 48, in the census of 15 April 1940 at 150 Plaza Avenue, Waterbury, Connecticut,in the household of Fred C. Smith as his wife, along with Rita Edith Smith, Joseph Smith and Mary Ellen Dolan.21

Residence Records

YearLocationDetails
June 190045 West Porter Street, Waterbury, ConnecticutMargaret Elizabeth Phelan resided in June 1900 at 45 West Porter Street at Waterbury with Jeremiah Joseph Phelan and Mary Ellen Dolan, her parents, as well as with James F. Phelan, her brother..2
April 191020 School Street, Waterbury, ConnecticutMargaret Elizabeth Phelan resided in April 1910 at 20 School Street at Waterbury with her mother, Mary Ellen Dolan as well as with James F. Phelan, her brother..3
January 1920150 Plaza Avenue, Waterbury, ConnecticutMargaret Elizabeth Phelan and Fred C. Smith resided in January 1920 at 150 Plaza Avenue, Waterbury, Connecticut, with their two children, Fred and Rita, and Rita's mother, Mary.4
15 April 1930150 Plaza Avenue, Waterbury, ConnecticutMargaret Elizabeth Phelan and Fred C. Smith resided on 15 April 1930 at 150 Plaza Avenue at Waterbury with their children Rita, Fred, and Joseph. Rita's mother, Mary Phelan, was also living with them. Rita's brother James Phelan and his family lived next door.5
1935150 Plaza Avenue, Waterbury, ConnecticutMargaret Elizabeth Phelan and Fred C. Smith resided in 1935 at 150 Plaza Avenue, Waterbury, Connecticut, with their daughter, Rita, and son, Joseph.20

Citations

  1. [S1591] Margaret Phelan entry, Birth Registration (15 April 1892).
  2. [S283] Jeremiah Phelan household, 1900 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 431, sheet 3B, dwelling 37, family 63.
  3. [S284] Mary Phalen, 1910 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 489, sheet 9A, dwelling 43, family 136.
  4. [S285] Fred Smith household, 1920 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 499, sheet 7B, dwelling 73, family 181.
  5. [S286] Fred C. Smith household, 1930 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 234, sheet 12A, dwelling 222, family 236.
  6. [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 Rita E. Smith.
  7. [S1591] Margaret Phelan entry, Birth Registration, shows father as Jeremiah J. Phelan (15 April 1892).
  8. [S1591] Margaret Phelan entry, Birth Registration, shows mother as Mary Dolan (15 April 1892).
  9. [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.
  10. [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.
  11. [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.
  12. [S872] "John Mitchell's Notebook,", shows "children of Mary Ellen (Dolon) Phelan: James Phelan, Margarita Phelan."
  13. [S283] Jeremiah Phelan household, 1900 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 431, sheet 3B, dwelling 37, family 63, shows birthdate as Apr. 1892 and birthplace as Connecticut.
  14. [S284] Mary Phalen, 1910 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 489, sheet 9A, dwelling 43, family 136, shows age 18 and birthplace as Connecticut.
  15. [S285] Fred Smith household, 1920 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 499, sheet 7B, dwelling 73, family 181, shows age 28 and birthplace as Connecticut.
  16. [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 age 37 and birthplace as Connecticut.
  17. [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 48 and birthplace as Conn.
  18. [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 that Rita married at age 20 and Fred at age 35.
  19. [S285] Fred Smith household, 1920 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 499, sheet 7B, dwelling 73, family 181.
  20. [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 they lived in the same residence 5 years prior to the 1940 Census.
  21. [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.
  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 mother as Rita E. Smith.
  23. [S285] Fred Smith household, 1920 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 499, sheet 7B, dwelling 73, family 181, shows the daughter of Rita E. Smith as Rita E. Smith.
  24. [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 mother as Rita E. Smith.