Ellen M. Dawson1,2,3,4,5,6,7

F, b. 1852, d. 18 July 1935
Ellen Dawson Mitchell
Photo provided by John Mitchell
FatherPeter Dawson8,1,9 d. 21 Jan 1891
MotherEllen Cummins8,1,10 b. c 1815, d. 30 Mar 1888
RelationshipGreat-grandaunt of Taryn Lynn Phelan
ChartsDawson Descendancy Chart
           Ellen M. Dawson was born in 1852 at Baylin, Athlone, County Westmeath, Ireland..11 She immigrated in 1880 to the United States.3,5
     Ellen M. Dawson appears as Ellen Dawson, age 20, in the census of 7 June 1880 at Waterbury, Connecticut,in the household of Michael F. Mitchell as his sister-in-law.1 Ellen M. Dawson resided in June 1880 at 313 South Riverside Street, Waterbury, Connecticut, with her sister, Anna, and her brother-in-law, Michael Mitchell.1
     Ellen M. Dawson married John Joseph Mitchell, son of James Mitchell and Winifred Dineen, on 30 July 1885 at Waterbury, Connecticut. They were joined in marriage by the Reverend Jeremiah Curtin. Licensed and recorded by Walter. L. Barber.2,12,13,14,15 Ellen M. Dawson resided in July 1885 at Waterbury, Connecticut.16 She resided in August 1888 at 311 Bank Street, Waterbury, Connecticut.17 She and John Joseph Mitchell resided in August 1888 at 311 Bank Street, Waterbury, Connecticut.18 Ellen M. Dawson and John Joseph Mitchell resided in June 1894 at 843 Bank Street, Waterbury, Connecticut.19,20 Ellen M. Dawson and John Joseph Mitchell resided in September 1899 at James Street, Waterbury, Connecticut.21
     Ellen M. Dawson appears as Ellen Mitchell, age 47, in the census of 8 June 1900 at Waterbury, New Haven, Connecticut,in the household of John Joseph Mitchell as his wife.3 Ellen M. Dawson and John Joseph Mitchell resided on 8 June 1900 at 67 James Street, Waterbury, Connecticut, with their children Helen, Annie, Loretta, Joseph, and Florence. John's mother and two siblings also lived at this same address but it looks like it was probably a three family house.3
     Ellen M. Dawson appears as Ellen L. Mitchell, age 52, in the census of 15 April 1910 at Waterbury, New Haven, Connecticut,in the household of John Joseph Mitchell as his wife.22 Ellen M. Dawson and John Joseph Mitchell resided on 15 April 1910 at 46 Hill Street, Waterbury, Connecticut, with their children Helen, Annie, Loretta, Joseph, and Florence.23
     Ellen M. Dawson appears as Helen M. Mitchell, age 66, in the census of 20 January 1920 at Waterbury, Connecticut,in the household of John Joseph Mitchell as his wife.4 Ellen M. Dawson and John Joseph Mitchell resided on 20 January 1920 at 38 Crown Street, Waterbury, Connecticut, with their children Loretta and Florence.4 Ellen M. Dawson and John Joseph Mitchell resided in 1924 at 85 Hill Street, Waterbury, Connecticut.24
     Ellen M. Dawson appears as Ellen Mitchell, age 70, in the census of 16 April 1930 at Waterbury, New Haven, Connecticut,in the household of John Joseph Mitchell as his wife.5 Ellen M. Dawson and John Joseph Mitchell resided on 16 April 1930 at 85 Hill Street, Waterbury, Connecticut, with their daughter, Loretta.5 Ellen M. Dawson resided in 1932 at 85 Hill Street, Waterbury, Connecticut, with her daughter, Lauretta.25 She resided in 1933 at 85 Hill Street, Waterbury, Connecticut.26
     Ellen M. Dawson died on 18 July 1935 at 85 Hill Street, Waterbury, Connecticut, from diabetesmellitus and myocarditis.27,28,29,30 She was buried on 20 July 1935 at Old St. Joseph's Cemetery, Waterbury, Connecticut.28,29

Family

John Joseph Mitchell b. Jun 1860, d. 9 Dec 1931
Children

Census Records

DateLocationMemo
1880Waterbury, ConnecticutEllen M. Dawson appears as Ellen Dawson, age 20, in the census of 7 June 1880 at Waterbury, Connecticut,in the household of Michael F. Mitchell as his sister-in-law.1
1900Waterbury, New Haven, ConnecticutEllen M. Dawson appears as Ellen Mitchell, age 47, in the census of 8 June 1900 at Waterbury, New Haven, Connecticut,in the household of John Joseph Mitchell as his wife.3
1910Waterbury, New Haven, ConnecticutEllen M. Dawson appears as Ellen L. Mitchell, age 52, in the census of 15 April 1910 at Waterbury, New Haven, Connecticut,in the household of John Joseph Mitchell as his wife.22
1920Waterbury, ConnecticutEllen M. Dawson appears as Helen M. Mitchell, age 66, in the census of 20 January 1920 at Waterbury, Connecticut,in the household of John Joseph Mitchell as his wife.4
1930Waterbury, New Haven, ConnecticutEllen M. Dawson appears as Ellen Mitchell, age 70, in the census of 16 April 1930 at Waterbury, New Haven, Connecticut,in the household of John Joseph Mitchell as his wife.5

Residence Records

YearLocationDetails
June 1880313 South Riverside Street, Waterbury, ConnecticutEllen M. Dawson resided in June 1880 at 313 South Riverside Street, Waterbury, Connecticut, with her sister, Anna, and her brother-in-law, Michael Mitchell.1
July 1885Waterbury, ConnecticutShe resided in July 1885 at Waterbury, Connecticut.16
August 1888311 Bank Street, Waterbury, ConnecticutShe resided in August 1888 at 311 Bank Street, Waterbury, Connecticut.17
August 1888311 Bank Street, Waterbury, ConnecticutShe and John Joseph Mitchell resided in August 1888 at 311 Bank Street, Waterbury, Connecticut.18
June 1894843 Bank Street, Waterbury, ConnecticutEllen M. Dawson and John Joseph Mitchell resided in June 1894 at 843 Bank Street, Waterbury, Connecticut.19,20
September 1899James Street, Waterbury, ConnecticutEllen M. Dawson and John Joseph Mitchell resided in September 1899 at James Street, Waterbury, Connecticut.21
8 June 190067 James Street, Waterbury, ConnecticutEllen M. Dawson and John Joseph Mitchell resided on 8 June 1900 at 67 James Street, Waterbury, Connecticut, with their children Helen, Annie, Loretta, Joseph, and Florence. John's mother and two siblings also lived at this same address but it looks like it was probably a three family house.3
15 April 191046 Hill Street, Waterbury, ConnecticutEllen M. Dawson and John Joseph Mitchell resided on 15 April 1910 at 46 Hill Street, Waterbury, Connecticut, with their children Helen, Annie, Loretta, Joseph, and Florence.23
20 January 192038 Crown Street, Waterbury, ConnecticutEllen M. Dawson and John Joseph Mitchell resided on 20 January 1920 at 38 Crown Street, Waterbury, Connecticut, with their children Loretta and Florence.4
192485 Hill Street, Waterbury, ConnecticutEllen M. Dawson and John Joseph Mitchell resided in 1924 at 85 Hill Street, Waterbury, Connecticut.24
16 April 193085 Hill Street, Waterbury, ConnecticutEllen M. Dawson and John Joseph Mitchell resided on 16 April 1930 at 85 Hill Street, Waterbury, Connecticut, with their daughter, Loretta.5
193285 Hill Street, Waterbury, ConnecticutEllen M. Dawson resided in 1932 at 85 Hill Street, Waterbury, Connecticut, with her daughter, Lauretta.25
193385 Hill Street, Waterbury, ConnecticutShe resided in 1933 at 85 Hill Street, Waterbury, Connecticut.26

Citations

  1. [S129] Michael Mitchell household, 1880 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 42, page 24, dwelling 152, family 227.
  2. [S740] Town of Waterbury: John Mitchell and Ellen Dawson; Marriages: Jan. 1874 to Dec. 1894, Volume 3, Pages 214-215; shows that it was a first marriage for both; joined in marriage by Reverend Jeremiah Curtin; Licensed and recorded by Walter L. Barber.
  3. [S283] John Mitchell household, 1900 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 430, sheet 18B, dwelling 154, family 325.
  4. [S285] John J. Mitchell household, 1920 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 443, sheet 25A, dwelling 199, family 499.
  5. [S286] John Mitchell household, 1930 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 222, sheet 18B, dwelling 145, family 387.
  6. [S818] Ellen Mitchell's Death Certificate, shows Ellen M. Mitchell.
  7. [S872] "John Mitchell's Notebook,."
  8. [S763] Baptismal Record for Ellenor Dawson: 28 July 1852.
  9. [S818] Ellen Mitchell's Death Certificate, shows father as Peter Dawson.
  10. [S818] Ellen Mitchell's Death Certificate, shows mother as Ellen Cummings.
  11. [S871] "John Mitchell's Notebook,", shows Grandmother Ellen (Dawson) Mitchell 1852 to 7-18-35 and that she came from Baylin in Athlone, County West Meath, Ireland.
  12. [S283] John Mitchell household, 1900 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 430, sheet 18B, dwelling 154, family 325, shows the couple was married for 15 years.
  13. [S284] John Mitchell Jr., 1910 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 474, sheet 2A, dwelling 5, family 28, shows the couple as being married for 25 years.
  14. [S817] The Democrat, 18 July 1935, Page 11, obituary shows that she is the widow of John J. Mitchell.
  15. [S818] Ellen Mitchell's Death Certificate, shows widow of John J. Mitchell.
  16. [S740] Town of Waterbury: John Mitchell and Ellen Dawson; Marriages: Jan. 1874 to Dec. 1894, Volume 3, Pages 214-215; shows that her current address was Waterbury, Conn.
  17. [S709] Mary Winiford Mitchell entry, Birth Registration, This birth was recorded in an index entitled Births: 1886-1890, Volume 2, PP. 244-572, Town Of Waterbury, on Pages 278-279. The entry shows the place of child's birth. (8 August 1888).
  18. [S709] Mary Winiford Mitchell entry, Birth Registration, This birth was recorded in an index entitled Births: 1886-1890, Volume 2, PP. 244-572, Town Of Waterbury, on Pages 278-279. The entry shows the residence of the parents as Waterbury and the address of the birth as 311 Bank Street. (8 August 1888).
  19. [S712] John Joseph Mitchell entry, Birth Registration, shows birthplace of child (7 June 1894).
  20. [S60] Waterbury Connecticut Street Directory, John Mitchell, 1894; Book Section M, Page 269.
  21. [S711] Florence Mitchell entry, Birth Registration, This birth was recorded in an index entitled Births: 1898-1902, Volume 5, PP. 96-214, Town Of Waterbury, on Page 140. The entry shows the residence of the parents and the birthplace of Florence. (23 September 1899).
  22. [S284] John Mitchell Jr., 1910 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 474, sheet 2A, dwelling 5, family 28.
  23. [S284] John Mitchell Jr., 1910 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 474, sheet 2A, dwelling 5, family 28.
  24. [S60] Waterbury Connecticut Street Directory, John Mitchell (Helen), 1924; Book Section M, Page 387.
  25. [S60] Waterbury Connecticut Street Directory, Ellen Mitchell; Section M, Page 383; shows widow of John J. Mitchell.
  26. [S60] Waterbury Connecticut Street Directory, Ellen Mitchell, wid of John J, 1933; Book Section M, Page 333.
  27. [S784] John Mitchell, "John Mitchell's Family Group Sheet", shows her death date.
  28. [S818] Ellen Mitchell's Death Certificate.
  29. [S817] The Democrat, 18 July 1935, Page 11.
  30. [S871] "John Mitchell's Notebook,", shows Grandmother Ellen (Dawson) Mitchell 1852 to 7-18-35.
  31. [S1631] Mary Ellen Mitchell entry, Birth Registration, shows mother as Ellen Dawson (24 January 1887).
  32. [S817] The Democrat, 18 July 1935, Page 11, obituary shows survivor Mrs. Micheal McGivney.
  33. [S709] Mary Winiford Mitchell entry, Birth Registration, This birth was recorded in an index entitled Births: 1886-1890, Volume 2, PP. 244-572, Town Of Waterbury, on Pages 278-279. The entry shows her mother's name as Helen Dawson. (8 August 1888).
  34. [S817] The Democrat, 18 July 1935, Page 11, obituary shows survivor Mrs. George Hathaway.
  35. [S1611] Elizabeth A. Mitchell, Elizabeth A. Mitchell's Death Registration, shows mother as Ellen Mitchell.
  36. [S871] "John Mitchell's Notebook,."
  37. [S1592] Bridget Mitchell entry, Birth Registration, shows mother as Ellen Desseissie (sic) (15 April 1892).
  38. [S817] The Democrat, 18 July 1935, Page 11, obituary shows survivor Miss Loretta C. Mitchell.
  39. [S926] Loretta Mitchell, Death Registration, Deaths in the Town of Waterbury, January 1934-December 1937, Volume 12, Page 258; shows her mother as Ellen Dawson.
  40. [S712] John Joseph Mitchell entry, Birth Registration, shows his mother as Ellen Dawson (7 June 1894).
  41. [S817] The Democrat, 18 July 1935, Page 11, obituary shows survivor John Mitchell.
  42. [S711] Florence Mitchell entry, Birth Registration, This birth was recorded in an index entitled Births: 1898-1902, Volume 5, PP. 96-214, Town Of Waterbury, on Page 140. The entry shows the mother as Ellen Dawson. (23 September 1899).
  43. [S817] The Democrat, 18 July 1935, Page 11, obituary shows survivor Mrs. Edward J. Coughlin.
  44. [S814] The Waterbury Republican, 20 November 1986, Page A5, obituary shows she was the daughter of Ellen (Dawson) Mitchell.