Ella Jane Wightman1,2,3,4,5,6

F, b. May 1854, d. between 1920 and 1930
MotherMaria L. Wightman2,3,7 b. May 1829
ChartsNicholas and Elizabeth Fleming Mahony Descendancy Chart
           Ella Jane Wightman was born in May 1854 at Connecticut..2,8,9 She was also known to have been born in 1860 at Connecticut.10
     Ella Jane Wightman resided in April 1885 at Southington, Connecticut.11
     Ella Jane Wightman married John Walter Mahony, son of Joshua Mahony and Jane Baker, on 7 April 1885 at Waterbury, Connecticut. They were joined in marriage by the Reverend John G. Davenport. Licensed and recorded by Walter L. Barber.1,12,13,14
     Ella Jane Wightman appears as Ella J. Mahoney, age 46, in the census of 11 June 1900 at Waterbury, Connecticut,in the household of Maria L. Wightman as her daughter; Living with them or possibly next door were other Wightmans. The head, Edwin W., a salesman, is 43 Ella. This is younger brother. Edwin's wife was Hallie, age 40, and their chidren were Clarence, 14, Eva M., 11, and Edna B., 8.2
     Ella Jane Wightman and John Walter Mahony resided in June 1900 at Wightman Place (Hopeville), Waterbury, Connecticut, with John's mother-in-law, Maria Wightman, and their two daughters, Mable and Ruth.2,15
     Ella Jane Wightman appears as Ella Mahony, age is indecipherable, in the census of 26 April 1910 at Wightman Place, Waterbury, Connecticut,in the household of John Walter Mahony as his wife.4,16
     Ella Jane Wightman appears as Ella Mahony, age 60, in the census of 22 March 1920 at 16 Elm Street, Milford, Connecticut,in the household of John Walter Mahony as his wife.3
     Ella Jane Wightman died between 1920 and 1930 She appeared on the 1920 census but not onthe 1930 one.
     Ella Jane Wightman and John Walter Mahony resided in 1926 at 16 Elm, Milford, Connecticut, with their daughter, Ruth.17

Family

John Walter Mahony b. 6 Apr 1861, d. 1 Aug 1940
Children

Census Records

DateLocationMemo
1900Waterbury, ConnecticutElla Jane Wightman appears as Ella J. Mahoney, age 46, in the census of 11 June 1900 at Waterbury, Connecticut,in the household of Maria L. Wightman as her daughter; Living with them or possibly next door were other Wightmans. The head, Edwin W., a salesman, is 43 Ella. This is younger brother. Edwin's wife was Hallie, age 40, and their chidren were Clarence, 14, Eva M., 11, and Edna B., 8.2
1910Wightman Place, Waterbury, ConnecticutElla Jane Wightman appears as Ella Mahony, age is indecipherable, in the census of 26 April 1910 at Wightman Place, Waterbury, Connecticut,in the household of John Walter Mahony as his wife.4,16
192016 Elm Street, Milford, ConnecticutElla Jane Wightman appears as Ella Mahony, age 60, in the census of 22 March 1920 at 16 Elm Street, Milford, Connecticut,in the household of John Walter Mahony as his wife.3

Residence Records

YearLocationDetails
April 1885Southington, ConnecticutElla Jane Wightman resided in April 1885 at Southington, Connecticut.11
June 1900Wightman Place (Hopeville), Waterbury, ConnecticutElla Jane Wightman and John Walter Mahony resided in June 1900 at Wightman Place (Hopeville), Waterbury, Connecticut, with John's mother-in-law, Maria Wightman, and their two daughters, Mable and Ruth.2,15
192616 Elm, Milford, ConnecticutElla Jane Wightman and John Walter Mahony resided in 1926 at 16 Elm, Milford, Connecticut, with their daughter, Ruth.17

Citations

  1. [S740] Town of Waterbury: John W. Mahony and Ella J. Wightman; Marriages: Jan. 1874 to Dec. 1894, Volume 3, Pages 208-209; shows that it was a first marriage for both; joined in marriage by Reverend J. W. Richardson; Licensed and recorded by Walter L. Barber.
  2. [S283] Maria L. Wightman household, 1900 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 417, sheet 15, dwelling 259, family 295.
  3. [S292] John H. Mahony household, 1920 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Milford, ED 493, sheet 13B, dwelling 296, family 343.
  4. [S284] John Mahony, 1910 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 484, sheet 26B, dwelling 239, family 533.
  5. [S443] Edmund West, Mabel Wightman Mahoney.
  6. [S443] Edmund West, Ruth Hull Mahoney.
  7. [S284] John Mahony, 1910 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 484, sheet 26B, dwelling 239, family 533, shows mother-in-law to the head of the family, John Mahony who is Ella's husband.
  8. [S284] John Mahony, 1910 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 484, sheet 26B, dwelling 239, family 533, age is indecipherable.
  9. [S740] Town of Waterbury: John W. Mahony and Ella J. Wightman; joined in marriage by Reverend John G. Davenport; Licensed and recorded by Walter L. Barber; shows the bride's age as 30 years old.
  10. [S292] John H. Mahony household, 1920 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Milford, ED 493, sheet 13B, dwelling 296, family 343, shows age 60.
  11. [S740] Town of Waterbury: John W. Mahony and Ella J. Wightman; joined in marriage by Reverend John G. Davenport; Licensed and recorded by Walter L. Barber; shows her residence as Southington.
  12. [S283] Maria L. Wightman household, 1900 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 417, sheet 15, dwelling 259, family 295, shows they were married for 15 years.
  13. [S284] John Mahony, 1910 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 484, sheet 26B, dwelling 239, family 533, shows 25 years.
  14. [S292] John H. Mahony household, 1920 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Milford, ED 493, sheet 13B, dwelling 296, family 343, shows husband and wife.
  15. [S209] Waterbury, Connecticut City Directory, Section M, page 306.
  16. [S209] Waterbury, Connecticut City Directory, Section M, Page 224.
  17. [S745] Milford Connecticut City Directory, John W. Mahoney, 1926 (Ella J.) 16 Elm
    Ruth H. Mahoney, 1926, r 16 Elm.
  18. [S1567] Female Mahoney entry, Birth Registration Birth Registrations were how births were recorded in Waterbury. Birth Certificates did not exist for this year and were recorded in an index book., shows mother as Ellen J. Wightman (22 May 1863).
  19. [S443] Edmund West, Mabel Wightman Mahoney, shows her mother's name.
  20. [S283] Maria L. Wightman household, 1900 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 417, sheet 15, dwelling 259, family 295, shows age 2.
  21. [S443] Edmund West, Ruth Hull Mahoney- shows her mother as Ella Jane Wightman.