John Hennessey1,2,3,4,5

M, b. circa 1860, d. between 1923 and 1924
FatherJohn Hennessey
MotherMay Jones
RelationshipGreat-granduncle of Taryn Lynn Phelan
ChartsJohn Hennessey Descendancy Chart
           John Hennessey was born circa 1860 at Ireland..6,7 He immigrated circa 1879 to the United States.8
     John Hennessey married Bridget Harrington on 13 February 1888 at The Immaculate Conception Church, Waterbury, Connecticut, United States. Witnesses were Martin Grant and Susan Donnelly.1,9,10,11,12
     John Hennessey, age 40, appears as head of household in the census of 2 June 1900 in Waterbury, New Haven, Connecticut, with Bridget Harrington, James Patrick Hennessey, John Joseph Hennessey, William David Hennessey and Joseph Francis Hennessey.2 John Hennessey and Bridget Harrington resided on 2 June 1900 at 14 Bronson Street, Waterbury, Connecticut, with their sons James, John, William, and Joseph.2
     John Hennessey, age 58, appears as head of household in the census of 25 April 1910 in Waterbury, New Haven, Connecticut, with Bridget Harrington, James Patrick Hennessey, John Joseph Hennessey, William David Hennessey and Joseph Francis Hennessey.3 John Hennessey and Bridget Harrington resided on 25 April 1910 at 342 Baldwin Street, Waterbury, Connecticut, with their sons James, John, William, and Joseph.3,13
     Bridget died on 11 August 1919 at St. Mary's Hospital, Waterbury, Connecticut, at age 61 from chronic interstial nephritis for the past 5 years and chronic myocarditis for the past 2 years, leaving John a widower.14
     John Hennessey, age 58, appears (erroneously) as James Hennessey, head of household in the census of 31 January 1920 in Waterbury, New Haven, Connecticut, with James Patrick Hennessey, Mary Reilly, Mary E. Hennessey, Catherine F. Hennessey, Arlene D. Hennessey, William David Hennessey, John Joseph Hennessey and Joseph Francis Hennessey.4
     John Hennessey, age x, appears as head of household in the census of 31 January 1920 in Waterbury, New Haven, Connecticut, with.4 He resided on 31 January 1920 at 342 Baldwin Street, Waterbury, Connecticut, with his son James and wife Mary, their three children Mary, Catherine and Irene. Also living there were John's other sons William, John, and Joseph.4,15
     John Hennessey died between 1923 and 1924 at Waterbury, Connecticut, He is not listed on the 1924 street directory.

Family

Bridget Harrington b. May 1858, d. 11 Aug 1919
Children

Census Records

DateLocationMemo
1900Waterbury, New Haven, ConnecticutJohn Hennessey, age 40, appears as head of household in the census of 2 June 1900 in Waterbury, New Haven, Connecticut, with Bridget Harrington, James Patrick Hennessey, John Joseph Hennessey, William David Hennessey and Joseph Francis Hennessey.2
1910Waterbury, New Haven, ConnecticutJohn Hennessey, age 58, appears as head of household in the census of 25 April 1910 in Waterbury, New Haven, Connecticut, with Bridget Harrington, James Patrick Hennessey, John Joseph Hennessey, William David Hennessey and Joseph Francis Hennessey.3
1920Waterbury, New Haven, ConnecticutJohn Hennessey, age 58, appears (erroneously) as James Hennessey, head of household in the census of 31 January 1920 in Waterbury, New Haven, Connecticut, with James Patrick Hennessey, Mary Reilly, Mary E. Hennessey, Catherine F. Hennessey, Arlene D. Hennessey, William David Hennessey, John Joseph Hennessey and Joseph Francis Hennessey.4
1920Waterbury, New Haven, ConnecticutJohn Hennessey, age x, appears as head of household in the census of 31 January 1920 in Waterbury, New Haven, Connecticut, with.4

Residence Records

YearLocationDetails
2 June 190014 Bronson Street, Waterbury, ConnecticutJohn Hennessey and Bridget Harrington resided on 2 June 1900 at 14 Bronson Street, Waterbury, Connecticut, with their sons James, John, William, and Joseph.2
25 April 1910342 Baldwin Street, Waterbury, ConnecticutJohn Hennessey and Bridget Harrington resided on 25 April 1910 at 342 Baldwin Street, Waterbury, Connecticut, with their sons James, John, William, and Joseph.3,13
31 January 1920342 Baldwin Street, Waterbury, ConnecticutJohn Hennessey resided on 31 January 1920 at 342 Baldwin Street, Waterbury, Connecticut, with his son James and wife Mary, their three children Mary, Catherine and Irene. Also living there were John's other sons William, John, and Joseph.4,15

Citations

  1. [S1261] Marriages in the Immaculate Conception Church: entry for John Hennesy and Bridget Harrington, 13 February 1888 Archdiocese of Hartford Chancery, 134 Farmington Avenue, Hartford, Connecticut.
  2. [S283] John Hennessey household, 1900 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 425, sheet 4A, dwelling 47, family 69.
  3. [S284] John Hennessey, 1910 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 490, sheet 10B, dwelling 69, family 187.
  4. [S285] John Hennessey household, 1920 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 470, sheet 65B, dwelling 342, family 1272.
  5. [S68] The Waterbury Republican-American, February 6, 1919.
  6. [S283] John Hennessey household, 1900 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 425, sheet 4A, dwelling 47, family 69, shows age 40 and birthplace as Ireland.
  7. [S284] John Hennessey, 1910 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 490, sheet 10B, dwelling 69, family 187, shows age 49 and birthplace as Ireland.
  8. [S283] John Hennessey household, 1900 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 425, sheet 4A, dwelling 47, family 69, shows immigration year as 1879.
  9. [S283] John Hennessey household, 1900 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 425, sheet 4A, dwelling 47, family 69, shows the couple was married for 12 years.
  10. [S284] John Hennessey, 1910 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 490, sheet 10B, dwelling 69, family 187, shows the couple as being married for 22 years.
  11. [S832] Bridget Hennessey, Bridget Hennessey's Death Registration, Deaths in the Town of Waterbury, 1919-1923, Book 9, Page 43; shows married to John Hennessey.
  12. [S854] The Waterbury Evening Democrat, 12 August 1919, Page Nine, shows "wife of John Hennessey."
  13. [S60] Waterbury Connecticut Street Directory, John Hennessey, 1910; Section H, Page 168.
  14. [S832] Bridget Hennessey, Bridget Hennessey's Death Registration, Deaths in the Town of Waterbury, 1919-1923, Book 9, Page 43.
  15. [S60] Waterbury Connecticut Street Directory, John Hennessey; 1920, Section H, Page 358.
  16. [S1571] James Hennessey entry, Birth Registration, shows his father as John Hennessey (24 February 1889).
  17. [S1240] James Hennessey's Baptismal Record: shows father as Joanne Hennesy, 28 February 1889, Archdiocese of Hartford Chancery.
  18. [S285] John Hennessey household, 1920 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 470, sheet 65B, dwelling 342, family 1272, shows father (erroneously) as James Hennessey.
  19. [S1405] Social Security Applications, 1936-2007, John Joseph Hennessey; shows father as John Hennessey.
  20. [S1572] Joseph Hennessey entry, Birth Registration, shows his father as John Hennessey (8 April 1896).
  21. [S1405] Social Security Applications, 1936-2007, Joseph Francis Hennessey; September 1937; shows household members as John Hennessey and Bridget Harrington.