Elizabeth Dawson1,2,3

F, b. 19 July 1837, d. early 1920's
FatherPeter Dawson1 d. 21 Jan 1891
MotherEllen Cummins1 b. c 1815, d. 30 Mar 1888
RelationshipGreat-grandaunt of Taryn Lynn Phelan
ChartsDawson Descendancy Chart
           Elizabeth Dawson was born circa 1837 at Baylin, City of Athlone, County Westmeath, Ireland..4
     Elizabeth Dawson married James Dolan on 16 June 1856 at Parish of Ballyloughloe, County Westmeath, Ireland. Witnesses were William Igoe and Margaret Murphy.5,2 Elizabeth Dawson immigrated in 1861 to the United States.6
     Elizabeth Dawson appears as Eliza Dolan, age 30, in the census of 13 June 1870 at Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut,in the household of James Dolan as his wife.2
     Elizabeth Dawson appears as Eliza Dolan, age 41, in the census of 5 June 1880 at Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut,in the household of James Dolan as his wife.3
     Elizabeth Dawson, age 58, appears as head of household in the census of 2 June 1900 in Waterbury, New Haven, Connecticut, with James F. Dolan and Margaret Dolan.7 Elizabeth Dawson resided on 2 June 1900 at 45 West Porter Street, Waterbury, Connecticut, with her children James and Margaret. Her daughter, Mary and her family lived in the same house, probably on a different floor.7 She was living in 1913 at 791 East Main Street, Waterbury, Connecticut, with her son, James.8
     Elizabeth Dawson died early 1920's.9

Family

James Dolan b. 1840, d. 16 Apr 1895
Children

Census Records

DateLocationMemo
1870Hartford, Hartford, ConnecticutElizabeth Dawson appears as Eliza Dolan, age 30, in the census of 13 June 1870 at Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut,in the household of James Dolan as his wife.2
1880Hartford, Hartford, ConnecticutElizabeth Dawson appears as Eliza Dolan, age 41, in the census of 5 June 1880 at Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut,in the household of James Dolan as his wife.3
1900Waterbury, New Haven, ConnecticutElizabeth Dawson, age 58, appears as head of household in the census of 2 June 1900 in Waterbury, New Haven, Connecticut, with James F. Dolan and Margaret Dolan.7

Residence Records

YearLocationDetails
2 June 190045 West Porter Street, Waterbury, ConnecticutElizabeth Dawson resided on 2 June 1900 at 45 West Porter Street, Waterbury, Connecticut, with her children James and Margaret. Her daughter, Mary and her family lived in the same house, probably on a different floor.7

Citations

  1. [S789] Baptismal Record for Elizabeth Dawson: 19 July 1837.
  2. [S633] James Dolan household, 1870 United States Federal Census, Hartford, Connecticut, population schedule, Hartford, ED unknown cd3, sheet 64, dwelling 240, family 520.
  3. [S658] James Dolan household, 1880 United States Federal Census, Hartford, Connecticut, population schedule, Hartford, ED 7, sheet 18, dwelling 79, family 193.
  4. [S872] "John Mitchell's Notebook,", shows at the bottom of the page "County of West Mead, Ireland, City of Athlone, Suburb Baylin."
  5. [S785] Marriage Record of Eliza Dawson and James Dolan: 16 June 1856.
  6. [S283] Eliza Dolan household, 1900 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 431, sheet 3B, dwelling 37, family 64, shows the date of immigration as 1861 and the number of years in the US as 39 years.
  7. [S283] Eliza Dolan household, 1900 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 431, sheet 3B, dwelling 37, family 64.
  8. [S60] Waterbury Connecticut Street Directory, Elizabeth Dolan, widow of James, 1913; Section D, Page 115.
  9. [S872] "John Mitchell's Notebook,", shows "grand aunt Eliza (Dawson) Dolon died early 1920's."
  10. [S786] Baptismal Record for William Dolan: 22 April 1857.
  11. [S829] James F. Dolan, James F. Dolan's Death Registration, Deaths in the Town of Waterbury, 1915-1918, Book 8, Page 73; shows his mother as Elizabeth Dawson.