Michael Francis Mitchell1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9,10,11,12

M, b. 23 June 1881, d. 9 February 1951
Frank Mitchell
(Photo Courtesy of Bernice Goulden)
FatherMichael F. Mitchell13,14,15,16 b. 1852, d. c 1883
MotherAnna Dawson17,1,14,18,19,20 b. 1848, d. 17 Jun 1935
RelationshipGranduncle of Taryn Lynn Phelan
ChartsDawson Descendancy Chart
           Michael Francis Mitchell was born on 23 June 1881 at Waterbury, Connecticut..1,21,22,23,24,25,26,27,28
     Michael Francis Mitchell appears as Frank Dwyer, age 18, in the census of 15 June 1900 at 86 Washington Avenue, Waterbury, Connecticut,in the household of John Dwyer as his son.1,29
     Michael married Catherine June Gilligan, daughter of Murty Gilligan and Winifred Fannon, on 6 December 1907 at St. John the Evangelist Church, White Plains, New York.2,30,31,32,33
     Michael Francis Mitchell, age 29, appears as head of household in the census of 16 April 1910 in White Plains, Westchester, New York, with Catherine June Gilligan and Francis A. Mitchell.3 Michael and Catherine resided at 10 School Street with their infant son, Francis.3,34 The White Plains Street Directory shows Michael residing in 1918 at 10 School Street at White Plains.35,36
     With no end in sight for World War I, the United States instituted its third and final registration. It included all men who were between the ages of 18 and 21, and 31 to 45 years of age. This added younger men than the previous registration, those who were born between September 12, 1897 and September 12, 1900; and added an older group of men, born between September 12, 1873 and September 12, 1888. Michael Francis Mitchell filled out a draft card on 12 September 1918 at White Plains, New York. The card indicated that he was medium height and slender build with blue eyes and brown hair.4
     Michael Francis Mitchell, age 39, appears as head of household in the census of 14 January 1920 in White Plains, Westchester, New York, with Catherine June Gilligan, Francis A. Mitchell and Thomas J. Mitchell.5 Michael and Catherine resided at 10 School Street with their children: Francis and Thomas.5
     Michael Francis Mitchell, age 42, appears as head of household in the census of 1 June 1925 in 9 Harmon Street, White Plains, New York, along with their children, Francis, Thomas, and Anna.6
     Michael Francis Mitchell, age 48, appears as head of household in the census of 24 April 1930 in White Plains, New York, with Catherine June Gilligan, Francis A. Mitchell, Thomas J. Mitchell and Anna Lucille Mitchell.7 Michael and Catherine resided at 273 Hannon Street with their children: Frank, Thomas, and Anna.7,17 Michael Francis Mitchell and Catherine June Gilligan resided in 1935 at 9 Harmon Street, White Plains, New York, with their children Francis, Thomas, and Anna.37
     Michael Francis Mitchell, age 58, appears as head of household in the census of 22 April 1940 in 9 Harmon Street, White Plains, New York, with Catherine June Gilligan, Francis A. Mitchell, Thomas J. Mitchell and Anna Lucille Mitchell.8 Michael Francis Mitchell resided in 1942 at 9 Harmon Street, White Plains, New York, with his wife Catherine and son Thomas.38 He filled out a draft card in 1942 at White Plains, New York. The Fourth Registration, often referred to as the old man's registration, was conducted on 27 April 1942 and registered men who were born on or between 28 April 1877 and 16 February 1897-men who were between 45 and 64 years old-who were not already in the military..9
     Michael lived at White Plains, New York, for 50 years.12 He resided in February 1951 at 9 Harmon Street, White Plains, New York, with his son, Thomas.10
     Michael Francis Mitchell died on 9 February 1951 at St. Agnes Hospital, White Plains, New York, at age 69.10,39,28 He was buried in February 1951 at Mt. Calvary Cemetery, Greenburg, New York.12,28

Family

Catherine June Gilligan b. 15 Oct 1879, d. 10 Sep 1950
Children

Census Records

DateLocationMemo
190086 Washington Avenue, Waterbury, ConnecticutMichael Francis Mitchell appears as Frank Dwyer, age 18, in the census of 15 June 1900 at 86 Washington Avenue, Waterbury, Connecticut,in the household of John Dwyer as his son.1,29
1910White Plains, Westchester, New YorkMichael Francis Mitchell, age 29, appears as head of household in the census of 16 April 1910 in White Plains, Westchester, New York, with Catherine June Gilligan and Francis A. Mitchell.3
1920White Plains, Westchester, New YorkMichael Francis Mitchell, age 39, appears as head of household in the census of 14 January 1920 in White Plains, Westchester, New York, with Catherine June Gilligan, Francis A. Mitchell and Thomas J. Mitchell.5
19259 Harmon Street, White Plains, New YorkMichael Francis Mitchell, age 42, appears as head of household in the census of 1 June 1925 in 9 Harmon Street, White Plains, New York, along with their children, Francis, Thomas, and Anna.6
1930White Plains, New YorkMichael Francis Mitchell, age 48, appears as head of household in the census of 24 April 1930 in White Plains, New York, with Catherine June Gilligan, Francis A. Mitchell, Thomas J. Mitchell and Anna Lucille Mitchell.7
19409 Harmon Street, White Plains, New YorkMichael Francis Mitchell, age 58, appears as head of household in the census of 22 April 1940 in 9 Harmon Street, White Plains, New York, with Catherine June Gilligan, Francis A. Mitchell, Thomas J. Mitchell and Anna Lucille Mitchell.8

Residence Records

YearLocationDetails
16 April 191010 School Street, White Plains, New YorkMichael and Catherine resided at 10 School Street with their infant son, Francis.3,34
191810 School Street, White Plains, New YorkThe White Plains Street Directory shows Michael residing in 1918 at 10 School Street at White Plains.35,36
14 January 192010 School Street, White Plains, New YorkMichael and Catherine resided at 10 School Street with their children: Francis and Thomas.5
24 April 1930273 Hannon Street, White Plains, New YorkMichael and Catherine resided at 273 Hannon Street with their children: Frank, Thomas, and Anna.7,17
19359 Harmon Street, White Plains, New YorkMichael Francis Mitchell and Catherine June Gilligan resided in 1935 at 9 Harmon Street, White Plains, New York, with their children Francis, Thomas, and Anna.37
19429 Harmon Street, White Plains, New YorkMichael Francis Mitchell resided in 1942 at 9 Harmon Street, White Plains, New York, with his wife Catherine and son Thomas.38
February 19519 Harmon Street, White Plains, New YorkHe resided in February 1951 at 9 Harmon Street, White Plains, New York, with his son, Thomas.10

Citations

  1. [S283] John Dwyer household, 1900 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 23, sheet 435, dwelling 234, family 458.
  2. [S1624] Michael F. Mitchell and Catherine J. Gilligan's Marriage Certificate.
  3. [S165] Frank Mitchell household, 1910 United States Federal Census, Westchester, New York, population schedule, White Plains, ED 37, sheet 2B, dwelling 28, family 46.
  4. [S161] "WWI Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918", Frank Michael Mitchell.
  5. [S166] Frank Mitchell household, 1920 United States Federal Census, Westchester, New York, population schedule, White Plains, ED 188, sheet 3A, dwelling 25, family 53.
  6. [S1618] Frank M. Mitchell household, New York State Census 1925, Westchester, New York, population schedule, White Plains, 3,,page 13.
  7. [S82] Frank Mitchell household, 1930 United States Federal Census, Westchester, New York, population schedule, White Plains, ED 352, sheet 22A, dwelling 273, family 435.
  8. [S1307] Frank Mitchell household, 1940 United States Federal Census, Westchester, New York, population schedule, White Plains, ED 6-352, sheet 6B, number of household 139.
  9. [S162] "WWII Draft Registration Cards, 1942", Frank Michael Mitchell.
  10. [S681] Frank Mitchell's Death Certificate, 10 February 1951.
  11. [S1405] Social Security Applications, 1936-2007, Frank Michal (sic) Mitchell.
  12. [S682] White Plains Newspaper, 10 February 1951.
  13. [S681] Frank Mitchell's Death Certificate, 10 February 1951, shows father's name as Michael Mitchell.
  14. [S682] White Plains Newspaper, 10 February 1951, shows Mr. and Mrs. Michael Mitchell.
  15. [S1405] Social Security Applications, 1936-2007, Frank Michal (sic) Mitchell; shows his father as Michal (sic) Mitchell.
  16. [S894] Questionnaire, Bernice Ann Goulden to Taryn L. Phelan, 7 October 2008, shows father as Michael Mitchell.
  17. [S67] The Waterbury Democrat, June 18, 1935.
  18. [S872] "John Mitchell's Notebook,", shows "grand aunt Anna (Dawson) (Mitchell) Dwyer....child: Frank Mitchell."
  19. [S1405] Social Security Applications, 1936-2007, Frank Michal (sic) Mitchell; shows his mother as Anna Dawson.
  20. [S894] Questionnaire, Bernice Ann Goulden to Taryn L. Phelan, 7 October 2008, shows mother as Anna Dawson Mitchell Dwyer.
  21. [S165] Frank Mitchell household, 1910 United States Federal Census, Westchester, New York, population schedule, White Plains, ED 37, sheet 2B, dwelling 28, family 46, shows age 29.
  22. [S166] Frank Mitchell household, 1920 United States Federal Census, Westchester, New York, population schedule, White Plains, ED 188, sheet 3A, dwelling 25, family 53, shows age 39.
  23. [S82] Frank Mitchell household, 1930 United States Federal Census, Westchester, New York, population schedule, White Plains, ED 352, sheet 22A, dwelling 273, family 435, shows age 48.
  24. [S1307] Frank Mitchell household, 1940 United States Federal Census, Westchester, New York, population schedule, White Plains, ED 6-352, sheet 6B, number of household 139,shows age 58 and birthplace as Connecticut.
  25. [S162] "WWII Draft Registration Cards, 1942", Frank Michael Mitchell; shows birthdate as 23 June 1881 in Waterbury, Conn.
  26. [S681] Frank Mitchell's Death Certificate, 10 February 1951, shows Frank's birthdate.
  27. [S1405] Social Security Applications, 1936-2007, Frank Michal (sic) Mitchell; shows his birth as 23 June 1881 in Waterbury (Conn).
  28. [S894] Questionnaire, Bernice Ann Goulden to Taryn L. Phelan, 7 October 2008.
  29. [S60] Waterbury Connecticut Street Directory, John Dwyer, 1900; Section D, Page 157.
  30. [S165] Frank Mitchell household, 1910 United States Federal Census, Westchester, New York, population schedule, White Plains, ED 37, sheet 2B, dwelling 28, family 46, shows married for two years.
  31. [S682] White Plains Newspaper, 10 February 1951, shows that the couple married at St. John's Church.
  32. [S683] White Plains Newspaper, 11 September 1950, shows place and date of 1906.
  33. [S894] Questionnaire, Bernice Ann Goulden to Taryn L. Phelan, 7 October 2008, shows 1906 as marriage date.
  34. [S617] Richmond's Directory of White Plains, 1918-1919, 1910.
  35. [S63] The Waterbury Republican, Dec 31, 1918, shows White Plains.
  36. [S617] Richmond's Directory of White Plains, 1918-1919, 1918.
  37. [S1307] Frank Mitchell household, 1940 United States Federal Census, Westchester, New York, population schedule, White Plains, ED 6-352, sheet 6B, number of household 139,shows the residence for 5 years prior to the 1940 census as being in the same house.
  38. [S162] "WWII Draft Registration Cards, 1942", Frank Michael Mitchell; shows residence as 9 Harmon Street, White Plains, NY birthdate as 23 June 1881 in Waterbury, Conn. with Mrs. C. Mitchell.
  39. [S671] Mass Card, Frank M.Mitchell, 9 February 1951.
  40. [S1307] Frank Mitchell household, 1940 United States Federal Census, Westchester, New York, population schedule, White Plains, ED 6-352, sheet 6B, number of household 139,shows father of Francis Mitchell as Frank Mitchell.
  41. [S894] Questionnaire, Bernice Ann Goulden to Taryn L. Phelan, 7 October 2008, shows child of Frank Mitchell as Francis A. Mitchell.
  42. [S1307] Frank Mitchell household, 1940 United States Federal Census, Westchester, New York, population schedule, White Plains, ED 6-352, sheet 6B, number of household 139,shows father of Thomas Mitchell as Frank Mitchell.
  43. [S682] White Plains Newspaper, 10 February 1951, shows survivors.
  44. [S691] Thomas Mitchell's Death Certificate, January 1989.
  45. [S893] Questionnaire, Bernice Ann Goulden to Taryn L. Phelan, 7 October 2008, shows Francis (Frank) M. Mitchell as father.
  46. [S894] Questionnaire, Bernice Ann Goulden to Taryn L. Phelan, 7 October 2008, shows child of Frank Mitchell as Thomas J. Mitchell.
  47. [S1307] Frank Mitchell household, 1940 United States Federal Census, Westchester, New York, population schedule, White Plains, ED 6-352, sheet 6B, number of household 139,shows father of Anna Mitchell as Frank Mitchell.
  48. [S682] White Plains Newspaper, 10 February 1951, shows daughter as Mrs. Bernard Goulden.
  49. [S892] Questionnaire, Bernice Ann Goulden to Taryn L. Phelan, 7 October 2008.
  50. [S894] Questionnaire, Bernice Ann Goulden to Taryn L. Phelan, 7 October 2008, shows child of Frank Mitchell as Anna L. Mitchell Goulden.