Bernice Ruth Mahony1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8

F, b. 24 January 1907, d. 16 March 1997
Bernice Mahony Healey
FatherPercy Mahony9,2,4,10,11,7 b. 27 Oct 1882, d. 20 Sep 1915
MotherBeatrice Aida Smith12,2,3,4,13,14,7 b. 16 Apr 1882, d. 26 Jul 1974
RelationshipGrandmother of Taryn Lynn Phelan
ChartsJohn Healy Descendancy Indented Chart
Nicholas and Elizabeth Fleming Mahony Descendancy Chart
Thomas Rigg Descendancy Chart
John Smith Descendancy Chart
           Bernice Ruth Mahony was born on 24 January 1907 at 53 Wood Street, Waterbury, Connecticut..1,15,16,17,18,7 She resided in 1908 at 49 Wood Street, Waterbury, Connecticut, with her parents.19
     Bernice Ruth Mahony appears as Berniss Mahony, age 3, in the census of 25 April 1910 at 49 Wood Street, Waterbury, Connecticut,in the household of Percy Mahony as his daughter.2 Bernice Ruth Mahony resided in April 1910 at 49 Wood Street, Waterbury, Connecticut, with her parents.2 She resided in 1912 at 50 South Wilson, Waterbury, Connecticut, with her parents and maternal grandmother, hannah Smith.20 She resided in 1913 at 50 South Wilson, Waterbury, Connecticut, with her parents and maternal grandmother, Hannah Smith.21 She resided in 1914 at 383 South Wilson Street, Waterbury, Connecticut, with her parents, her sister, Elsie, and maternal grandmother, Hannah Smith.22 She resided in 1915 at 383 South Wilson Street, Waterbury, Connecticut, with her parents, her sister, Elsie, and maternal grandmother, Hannah Smith.23 (an unknown value.)10 She resided in 1917 at 383 South Wilson Street, Waterbury, Connecticut, with her parents, her sister, Elsie, and maternal grandmother, Hannah Smith.24 She resided on 16 January 1920 at 76 Wood Street, Waterbury, Connecticut, with her grandmother, Hannah Smith, her mother Beatrice and her sister, Elsie.25
     Bernice Ruth Mahony appears as Bernice Mahoney, age 12, in the census of 16 January 1920 at Waterbury, New Haven, Connecticut,in the household of Hannah Mary Rigg as her granddaughter.25 Bernice Ruth Mahony resided in January 1920 at 76 Wood Street, Waterbury, Connecticut, with her mother, her sister, Elsie, and maternal grandmother, Hannah Smith.3,26 She resided in 1922 at 76 Wood Street, Waterbury, Connecticut, with her mother, her sister, Elsie, and maternal grandmother, Hannah Smith.27 She resided in 1925 at 76 Wood Street, Waterbury, Connecticut, with her mother, her sister, Elsie, and maternal grandmother, Hannah Smith.28 She resided in October 1927 at 3 Willard Street, Waterbury, Connecticut, with her mother and sister, Elsie.29,4 She married John Joseph Healey, son of Andrew John Healy and Mary Drohan, on 8 November 1927 at St. Francis Church, Waterbury, Connecticut. They were married in the rectory of Saint Francis Xavier Church. As was the custom, only the bridesmaid and the best man were present. Margaret Healey (sister of groom) was the bridesmaid and Edward Healey (cousin to the groom) was the best man. Bernice's mother made chicken fricassee. Her grandfather, Joshua Mahony, came to the reception.13,30,31,32,33,34,7
     Bernice Ruth Mahony appears as Bernice Healy, age 23, in the census of 16 April 1930 at Waterbury, Connecticut,in the household of John Joseph Healey as his wife along with, her daughter.5 Bernice Ruth Mahony and John Joseph Healey resided on 16 April 1930 at 4 Simons Avenue, Waterbury, Connecticut, with their infant daughter, Maureen.5 Bernice Ruth Mahony and John Joseph Healey resided in August 1930 at 4 Simons Avenue, Waterbury, Connecticut.35
     Bernice Ruth Mahony appears as Bernice R. Healy, age 33, in the census of 8 April 1940 at 78 Kelsey Street, Waterbury, Connecticut,in the household of John Joseph Healey as his wife, along with John Andrew Healey.36 Bernice Ruth Mahony and John Joseph Healey resided in 1952 at 100 Kelsey Street, Waterbury, Connecticut.37
Bernice Ruth Mahony and John Joseph Healey resided in 1977 at 102 Kelsey Street, Waterbury, Connecticut.34 Bernice Ruth Mahony was an informant of the death of her husband John Joseph Healey on 17 February 1977; from a temporal aneurysm.38,39,34,40 Bernice Ruth Mahony was Catholic and a communicant of St. Francis Xavier Church, Waterbury, Connecticut. She was baptized in the Protestant faith about age 8 or 9. She converted to Catholicism after her daughter, Mary Clare, was born. She made a promise to God that if Mary Clare got better (they didn't expect her to live), that she would convert. She was eventually baptized in the Catholic Church.8,41,7
     Bernice Ruth Mahony died on 16 March 1997 at 100 Kelsey St, Waterbury, Connecticut at age 90 from leukemia.7,42 She was buried on 19 March 1997 at New Pine Grove Cemetery, Waterbury, Connecticut. She is buried next to her husband and their daughter, Mary Clare lies behind them.7,43

Family

John Joseph Healey b. 9 Dec 1900, d. 17 Feb 1977
Children

Census Records

DateLocationMemo
191049 Wood Street, Waterbury, ConnecticutBernice Ruth Mahony appears as Berniss Mahony, age 3, in the census of 25 April 1910 at 49 Wood Street, Waterbury, Connecticut,in the household of Percy Mahony as his daughter.2
1920Waterbury, New Haven, ConnecticutBernice Ruth Mahony appears as Bernice Mahoney, age 12, in the census of 16 January 1920 at Waterbury, New Haven, Connecticut,in the household of Hannah Mary Rigg as her granddaughter.25
1930Waterbury, ConnecticutBernice Ruth Mahony appears as Bernice Healy, age 23, in the census of 16 April 1930 at Waterbury, Connecticut,in the household of John Joseph Healey as his wife along with, her daughter.5
194078 Kelsey Street, Waterbury, ConnecticutBernice Ruth Mahony appears as Bernice R. Healy, age 33, in the census of 8 April 1940 at 78 Kelsey Street, Waterbury, Connecticut,in the household of John Joseph Healey as his wife, along with John Andrew Healey.36

Residence Records

YearLocationDetails
190849 Wood Street, Waterbury, ConnecticutBernice Ruth Mahony resided in 1908 at 49 Wood Street, Waterbury, Connecticut, with her parents.19
April 191049 Wood Street, Waterbury, ConnecticutShe resided in April 1910 at 49 Wood Street, Waterbury, Connecticut, with her parents.2
191250 South Wilson, Waterbury, ConnecticutShe resided in 1912 at 50 South Wilson, Waterbury, Connecticut, with her parents and maternal grandmother, hannah Smith.20
191350 South Wilson, Waterbury, ConnecticutShe resided in 1913 at 50 South Wilson, Waterbury, Connecticut, with her parents and maternal grandmother, Hannah Smith.21
1914383 South Wilson Street, Waterbury, ConnecticutShe resided in 1914 at 383 South Wilson Street, Waterbury, Connecticut, with her parents, her sister, Elsie, and maternal grandmother, Hannah Smith.22
1915383 South Wilson Street, Waterbury, ConnecticutShe resided in 1915 at 383 South Wilson Street, Waterbury, Connecticut, with her parents, her sister, Elsie, and maternal grandmother, Hannah Smith.23
1917383 South Wilson Street, Waterbury, ConnecticutShe resided in 1917 at 383 South Wilson Street, Waterbury, Connecticut, with her parents, her sister, Elsie, and maternal grandmother, Hannah Smith.24
16 January 192076 Wood Street, Waterbury, ConnecticutShe resided on 16 January 1920 at 76 Wood Street, Waterbury, Connecticut, with her grandmother, Hannah Smith, her mother Beatrice and her sister, Elsie.25
January 192076 Wood Street, Waterbury, ConnecticutShe resided in January 1920 at 76 Wood Street, Waterbury, Connecticut, with her mother, her sister, Elsie, and maternal grandmother, Hannah Smith.3,26
192276 Wood Street, Waterbury, ConnecticutShe resided in 1922 at 76 Wood Street, Waterbury, Connecticut, with her mother, her sister, Elsie, and maternal grandmother, Hannah Smith.27
192576 Wood Street, Waterbury, ConnecticutShe resided in 1925 at 76 Wood Street, Waterbury, Connecticut, with her mother, her sister, Elsie, and maternal grandmother, Hannah Smith.28
October 19273 Willard Street, Waterbury, ConnecticutShe resided in October 1927 at 3 Willard Street, Waterbury, Connecticut, with her mother and sister, Elsie.29,4
16 April 19304 Simons Avenue, Waterbury, ConnecticutShe and John Joseph Healey resided on 16 April 1930 at 4 Simons Avenue, Waterbury, Connecticut, with their infant daughter, Maureen.5
August 19304 Simons Avenue, Waterbury, ConnecticutBernice Ruth Mahony and John Joseph Healey resided in August 1930 at 4 Simons Avenue, Waterbury, Connecticut.35
1952100 Kelsey Street, Waterbury, ConnecticutBernice Ruth Mahony and John Joseph Healey resided in 1952 at 100 Kelsey Street, Waterbury, Connecticut.37
1977102 Kelsey Street, Waterbury, Connecticut Bernice Ruth Mahony and John Joseph Healey resided in 1977 at 102 Kelsey Street, Waterbury, Connecticut.34

Citations

  1. [S204] Bernice Ruth Mahoney entry, Birth Certificate (24 January 1907).
  2. [S284] Percy Mahony, 1910 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 465, sheet 17B, dwelling 148, family 359.
  3. [S285] Hannah Smith household, 1920 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 432, sheet 15B, dwelling 101, family 276|.
  4. [S367] John and Bernice Healey's Marriage Certificate.
  5. [S286] John J. Healey household, 1930 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 5-255, sheet 121, dwelling 57, family 78.
  6. [S1281] John J. Healy household, 1940 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 5-24, sheet 4B, number of household , 78, shows Bernice R. Healy.
  7. [S195] The Waterbury Republican-American, 18 March, 1997.
  8. [S109] Personal knowledge.
  9. [S204] Bernice Ruth Mahoney entry, Birth Certificate, shows the father of Bernice Ruth Mahoney as Percy Mahoney (24 January 1907).
  10. [S198] Interview, Bernice Healey, 31 July 1996.
  11. [S428] The Waterbury Republican, September 1915.
  12. [S204] Bernice Ruth Mahoney entry, Birth Certificate, shows the mother of Bernice Ruth Mahoney as Beatrice Smith (24 January 1907).
  13. [S429] Wedding Invitation, Beatrice Aida Mahony, 8 November, 1927.
  14. [S430] The Waterbury Republican, 27 or 28th of July, 1974.
  15. [S284] Percy Mahony, 1910 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 465, sheet 17B, dwelling 148, family 359, shows age 3.
  16. [S285] Hannah Smith household, 1920 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 432, sheet 15B, dwelling 101, family 276, shows age 12 and Connecticut as birthplace.
  17. [S286] John J. Healey household, 1930 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 5-255, sheet 121, dwelling 57, family 78, shows age 23 and birthplace as Connecticut.
  18. [S1281] John J. Healy household, 1940 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 5-24, sheet 4B, number of household , 78, shows age 33 and birthplace as Connecticut.
  19. [S60] Waterbury Connecticut Street Directory, Percy Mahony, 1908; Page 228.
  20. [S60] Waterbury Connecticut Street Directory, Percy Mahony, 1912; Page 502.
  21. [S209] Waterbury, Connecticut City Directory, page 234.
  22. [S209] Waterbury, Connecticut City Directory, Section M, Page 233.
  23. [S209] Waterbury, Connecticut City Directory, Page 507.
  24. [S209] Waterbury, Connecticut City Directory, Section M, Page 383.
  25. [S285] Hannah Smith household, 1920 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 432, sheet 15B, dwelling 101, family 276.
  26. [S209] Waterbury, Connecticut City Directory, Page 564; shows Anna Smith.
  27. [S209] Waterbury, Connecticut City Directory, Page 385.
  28. [S209] Waterbury, Connecticut City Directory.
  29. [S429] Wedding Invitation, Beatrice Aida Mahony, 8 November, 1927, shows Williard Street.
  30. [S367] John and Bernice Healey's Marriage Certificate: 8 November 1927.
  31. [S395] Certificate, John Healey and Bernice Mahoney marriage of 8 November 1927.
  32. [S1449] Baptisms and Marriages, St. Francis Xavier Church, Waterbury, Connecticut: entry for John Healey and Bernice Mahoney, 8 November 1927. Saint Francis Xavier Church, 625 Baldwin Street, Waterbury, Connecticut.
  33. [S1281] John J. Healy household, 1940 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 5-24, sheet 4B, number of household , 78, shows wife as Bernice Healy.
  34. [S271] John J. Healey's Death Certificate, 22 February 1977.
  35. [S253] Unknown volume, Jacklyn Healey's Birth Certificate: shows the residence of the father as 4 Simons Avenue, State of Connecticut Bureau of Vital Statistics.
  36. [S1281] John J. Healy household, 1940 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 5-24, sheet 4B, number of household , 78.
  37. [S60] Waterbury Connecticut Street Directory, John J. (Bernice R) Healey, 1952; Section H, Page 404.
  38. [S172] Interview, Kathleen Healey, 1994.
  39. [S371] Death Dates of Relatives Who Died in 1977 written by Bernice Ruth Healey, 1977.
  40. [S1005] John J. Healey, Feb. 17, 1977 Tombstone, Pine Grove Cemetery, 850 Meriden Road, Waterbury, Connecticut.
  41. [S320] Interview, Bernice Mahony Healey, 10 December 1996.
  42. [S1005] Bernice R. Mahony, Mar 16, 1997 Tombstone, Pine Grove Cemetery, 850 Meriden Road, Waterbury, Connecticut.
  43. [S1005] Bernice R. Mahony Tombstone, Pine Grove Cemetery, 850 Meriden Road, Waterbury, Connecticut.
  44. [S1201] John Healey's Certificate of Baptism: shows mother as Bernice Mahoney, 13 August 1939, Saint Francis Xavier Church.
  45. [S1281] John J. Healy household, 1940 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 5-24, sheet 4B, number of household , 78, shows mother as Bernice R. Healy.
  46. [S924] Who's Who In The East, Biography of John A. Healey, shows "son of Bernice Ruth (Mahoney)."
  47. [S1011] The Waterbury Republican-American, 29 July 2009, Page 4B, shows that he was the son of the late Bernice Mahony Healey.
  48. [S1202] Mary Clare Healey's Certificate of Baptism: shows her mother as Bernice Mahoney, 15 January 1942, Saint Francis Xavier Church.
  49. [S1007] Mary Clare Healey's Death Certificate, 31 August 2004, shows her mother as Bernice (Mahony) Healey.
  50. [S1008] The Waterbury Republican-American, 31 August 2004, shows her as the daughter of the late Bernice (Mahony) Healey.