Thomas Richard Mahony1,2,3,4,5,6

M, b. 17 July 1900, d. 6 January 1953
FatherThomas Mahony7,6,8,2,9 b. 23 Aug 1871, d. 30 Nov 1959
MotherAnne F. Nugent10,8,2,6,9 b. 1873
Relationship2nd cousin 2 times removed of Taryn Lynn Phelan
ChartsNicholas and Elizabeth Fleming Mahony Descendancy Chart
           Thomas Richard Mahony was born on 17 July 1900 at 88 Wood Street, Waterbury, Connecticut..1,11,12,13,14,15 He resided in July 1900 at 88 Wood Street, Waterbury, Connecticut, with his parents and brother, Herbert.16,17
     Thomas Richard Mahony appears as Thomas Mahoney, age 9, in the census of 18 April 1910 at 252 Walnut Street, Waterbury, Connecticut,in the household of Thomas Mahony as hisson; John Nugent, boarder, age 27 also appears on this census living with the Mahony family. He was an inspector in a clock shop. Could this be Annie's younger brother?8
     Thomas Richard Mahony appears as Thomas Mahoney, age 19, in the census of 30 January 1920 at Waterbury, Connecticut,in the household of Thomas Mahony as his son.2 Thomas Richard Mahony resided in January 1920 at 47 Giles Street, Waterbury, Connecticut.2
     Thomas Richard Mahony married Minnie Rose Brandt in 1927.18
     Thomas Richard Mahony, age 29, appears as head of household in the census of 9 April 1930 in 571 Baldwin Street, Waterbury, Connecticut, with Minnie Rose Brandt. Elizabeth Brandt, 53, Tom's mother-in-law, also appeared on this census as living with the family. She was widowed and working as a laborer in a pin shop.3 Thomas Richard Mahony and Minnie Rose Brandt resided in April 1930 at 571 Baldwin Street, Waterbury, Connecticut, with their daughter, Dorothy, and Tom's mother-in-law, Elizabeth Brandt.3 Thomas Richard Mahony and Minnie Rose Brandt resided in 1931 at 5 West Burton Street, Waterbury, Connecticut.5,6 Thomas Richard Mahony and Minnie Rose Brandt resided in 1932 at 5 West Burton Street, Waterbury, Connecticut.19 Thomas Richard Mahony and Minnie Rose Brandt resided in 1934 at 424 Baldwin Street, Waterbury, Connecticut.20,21 Thomas Richard Mahony and Minnie Rose Brandt resided in 1936 at 268 Baldwin Street, Waterbury, Connecticut.22
     Thomas Richard Mahony, age 39, appears as head of household in the census of 9 April 1940 in Waterbury, Connecticut, with Minnie Rose Brandt and Bernice M. Mahony.4 Thomas Richard Mahony and Minnie Rose Brandt were divorced.23
     Thomas was in the U.S. Army during Peace Time.9 He resided between 1946 and 1953 at 29 Crown Street, Milford, Connecticut.24 He died on 6 January 1953 at Milford, Connecticut, at age 52 in a fire truck accident on 28 December 1952. He was on his way to a false alarm, the fire truck hit a tree, and he was thrown off.
There is a stone on the Milford Green dedicated to the firemen who lost their lives and Thomas Mahoney's name is engraved in this stone.23,9 He was buried on 19 January 1953 at King's Highway Cemetery, Milford, Connecticut.23,9

Family

Minnie Rose Brandt b. 28 Apr 1905, d. 10 May 2001
Child

Census Records

DateLocationMemo
1910252 Walnut Street, Waterbury, ConnecticutThomas Richard Mahony appears as Thomas Mahoney, age 9, in the census of 18 April 1910 at 252 Walnut Street, Waterbury, Connecticut,in the household of Thomas Mahony as hisson; John Nugent, boarder, age 27 also appears on this census living with the Mahony family. He was an inspector in a clock shop. Could this be Annie's younger brother?8
1920Waterbury, ConnecticutThomas Richard Mahony appears as Thomas Mahoney, age 19, in the census of 30 January 1920 at Waterbury, Connecticut,in the household of Thomas Mahony as his son.2
1930571 Baldwin Street, Waterbury, ConnecticutThomas Richard Mahony, age 29, appears as head of household in the census of 9 April 1930 in 571 Baldwin Street, Waterbury, Connecticut, with Minnie Rose Brandt. Elizabeth Brandt, 53, Tom's mother-in-law, also appeared on this census as living with the family. She was widowed and working as a laborer in a pin shop.3
1940Waterbury, ConnecticutThomas Richard Mahony, age 39, appears as head of household in the census of 9 April 1940 in Waterbury, Connecticut, with Minnie Rose Brandt and Bernice M. Mahony.4

Residence Records

YearLocationDetails
July 190088 Wood Street, Waterbury, ConnecticutThomas Richard Mahony resided in July 1900 at 88 Wood Street, Waterbury, Connecticut, with his parents and brother, Herbert.16,17
January 192047 Giles Street, Waterbury, ConnecticutHe resided in January 1920 at 47 Giles Street, Waterbury, Connecticut.2
April 1930571 Baldwin Street, Waterbury, ConnecticutHe and Minnie Rose Brandt resided in April 1930 at 571 Baldwin Street, Waterbury, Connecticut, with their daughter, Dorothy, and Tom's mother-in-law, Elizabeth Brandt.3
19315 West Burton Street, Waterbury, ConnecticutThomas Richard Mahony and Minnie Rose Brandt resided in 1931 at 5 West Burton Street, Waterbury, Connecticut.5,6
19325 West Burton Street, Waterbury, ConnecticutThomas Richard Mahony and Minnie Rose Brandt resided in 1932 at 5 West Burton Street, Waterbury, Connecticut.19
1934424 Baldwin Street, Waterbury, ConnecticutThomas Richard Mahony and Minnie Rose Brandt resided in 1934 at 424 Baldwin Street, Waterbury, Connecticut.20,21
1936268 Baldwin Street, Waterbury, ConnecticutThomas Richard Mahony and Minnie Rose Brandt resided in 1936 at 268 Baldwin Street, Waterbury, Connecticut.22
between 1946 and 195329 Crown Street, Milford, ConnecticutThomas Richard Mahony resided between 1946 and 1953 at 29 Crown Street, Milford, Connecticut.24

Citations

  1. [S660] Thomas Richard Mahony entry, Birth Certificate (17 July 1900).
  2. [S285] Thomas Mahoney household, 1920 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 434, sheet 24B, dwelling 337, family 502.
  3. [S286] Thomas Mahoney household, 1930 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 5-258, sheet 11B, dwelling 90, family 626.
  4. [S1281] Thomas Mahoney household, 1940 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 5-524, sheet 7B, number of household , 167.
  5. [S209] Waterbury, Connecticut City Directory, Page 389.
  6. [S198] Interview, Bernice Healey, 31 July 1996.
  7. [S660] Thomas Richard Mahony entry, Birth Certificate, shows father as Thomas Mahoney (17 July 1900).
  8. [S284] Thomas Mahoney, 1910 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 466, sheet 5B, dwelling 48, family 106.
  9. [S663] Thomas Mahony's Death Certificate.
  10. [S660] Thomas Richard Mahony entry, Birth Certificate, shows mother as Annie Nugent (17 July 1900).
  11. [S284] Thomas Mahoney, 1910 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 466, sheet 5B, dwelling 48, family 106, shows age 9.
  12. [S285] Thomas Mahoney household, 1920 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 434, sheet 24B, dwelling 337, family 502, shows age 19 and Connecticut as birthplace.
  13. [S286] Thomas Mahoney household, 1930 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 5-258, sheet 11B, dwelling 90, family 626, shows age 29.
  14. [S1281] Thomas Mahoney household, 1940 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 5-524, sheet 7B, number of household , 167, shows age 39 and birthplace as Connecticut.
  15. [S663] Thomas Mahony's Death Certificate, shows birthdate.
  16. [S660] Thomas Richard Mahony entry, Birth Certificate, shows residence of parents (17 July 1900).
  17. [S283] Thomas Mahoney household, 1900 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 422, sheet 14, dwelling 207, family 311, assumption that Thomas lived at this address after his birth. The 1900 census shows his parents and brother, Herbert living at Wood Street a month earlier.
  18. [S286] Thomas Mahoney household, 1930 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 5-258, sheet 11B, dwelling 90, family 626, shows age at present marriage to be 26 for Tom and age 21 for Minnie (3 years prior).
  19. [S209] Waterbury, Connecticut City Directory, Page 355.
  20. [S209] Waterbury, Connecticut City Directory, Section M, Page 326.
  21. [S661] Thomas Richard Mahony entry, Birth Certificate, shows residence of parents (4 July 1934).
  22. [S209] Waterbury, Connecticut City Directory, Page 339.
  23. [S586] Phone conversation, Thomas Mahony, 11 February 2008.
  24. [S663] Thomas Mahony's Death Certificate, shows living in Milford for 7 years.
  25. [S1281] Thomas Mahoney household, 1940 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 5-524, sheet 7B, number of household , 167, shows father as Thomas Mahoney.