James Patrick Hennessey1,2,3,4,5,6

M, b. 24 February 1889
FatherJohn Hennessey10,11,3,4,12 b. c 1860, d. bt 1923 - 1924
MotherBridget Harrington7,8,3,4,9 b. May 1858, d. 11 Aug 1919
Relationship1st cousin 2 times removed of Taryn Lynn Phelan
ChartsJohn Hennessey Descendancy Chart
           James Patrick Hennessey was born on 24 February 1889 at Baldwin Street, Waterbury, Connecticut..1,3,13,14
     James Patrick Hennessey appears as James P. Hennessey, age 11, in the census of 2 June 1900 at Waterbury, New Haven, Connecticut,in the household of John Hennessey as his son.3 James Patrick Hennessey resided at 14 Bronson Street with his parents John Hennessey and Bridget Harrington as well as with John Joseph Hennessey, William David Hennessey and Joseph Francis Hennessey, his brothers; with their sons James, John, William, and Joseph.3
     James Patrick Hennessey appears as James Hennessey, age 21, in the census of 25 April 1910 at Waterbury, New Haven, Connecticut,in the household of John Hennessey as his son.4 James Patrick Hennessey resided at that time on 342 Baldwin Street with John Hennessey and Bridget Harrington, his parents, as well as with his brothers, John Joseph Hennessey, William David Hennessey and Joseph Francis Hennessey; with their sons James, John, William, and Joseph.4,15
     James Patrick Hennessey married Mary Reilly circa 1911.5
     James Patrick Hennessey appears as James Hennessey, age 28, in the census of 31 January 1920 at Waterbury, New Haven, Connecticut,in the household of John Hennessey as his son.5 James Patrick Hennessey and Mary Reilly resided in January 1920 at 342 Baldwin Street, Waterbury, Connecticut, with their three daughters: Mary, Catherine and Irene. James' father and there brothers, William, John, and Joseph, also lived at this address.5,16
     James appeared on the census of 14 April 1930 at 77 Railroad Hill Street, Waterbury, Connecticut, as a roomer in the household of Charles Connor.17 He filled out a draft card on 27 April 1942 at Waterbury, Connecticut. 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. His draft card shows that he was 5'6 1/2" tall, weighing 142 pounds and had gray hair, blue eyes, and a ruddy complexion..18 He resided on 27 April 1942 at 3 Hickory Street, Waterbury, Connecticut, with his daughter, Catherine Herine (sic.)19

Family

Mary Reilly b. 1892, d. 1923
Children

Census Records

DateLocationMemo
1900Waterbury, New Haven, ConnecticutJames Patrick Hennessey appears as James P. Hennessey, age 11, in the census of 2 June 1900 at Waterbury, New Haven, Connecticut,in the household of John Hennessey as his son.3
1910Waterbury, New Haven, ConnecticutJames Patrick Hennessey appears as James Hennessey, age 21, in the census of 25 April 1910 at Waterbury, New Haven, Connecticut,in the household of John Hennessey as his son.4
1920Waterbury, New Haven, ConnecticutJames Patrick Hennessey appears as James Hennessey, age 28, in the census of 31 January 1920 at Waterbury, New Haven, Connecticut,in the household of John Hennessey as his son.5
193077 Railroad Hill Street, Waterbury, ConnecticutJames appeared on the census of 14 April 1930 at 77 Railroad Hill Street, Waterbury, Connecticut, as a roomer in the household of Charles Connor.17

Residence Records

YearLocationDetails
2 June 190014 Bronson Street, Waterbury, ConnecticutJames Patrick Hennessey resided at 14 Bronson Street with his parents John Hennessey and Bridget Harrington as well as with John Joseph Hennessey, William David Hennessey and Joseph Francis Hennessey, his brothers; with their sons James, John, William, and Joseph.3
25 April 1910342 Baldwin Street, Waterbury, ConnecticutJames Patrick Hennessey resided at that time on 342 Baldwin Street with John Hennessey and Bridget Harrington, his parents, as well as with his brothers, John Joseph Hennessey, William David Hennessey and Joseph Francis Hennessey; with their sons James, John, William, and Joseph.4,15
January 1920342 Baldwin Street, Waterbury, ConnecticutJames Patrick Hennessey and Mary Reilly resided in January 1920 at 342 Baldwin Street, Waterbury, Connecticut, with their three daughters: Mary, Catherine and Irene. James' father and there brothers, William, John, and Joseph, also lived at this address.5,16
27 April 19423 Hickory Street, Waterbury, ConnecticutJames Patrick Hennessey resided on 27 April 1942 at 3 Hickory Street, Waterbury, Connecticut, with his daughter, Catherine Herine (sic.)19

Citations

  1. [S1571] James Hennessey entry, Birth Registration (24 February 1889).
  2. [S1240] James Hennessey's Baptismal Record: shows "Jacobum Patricium Hennesy", 28 February 1889, Archdiocese of Hartford Chancery.
  3. [S283] John Hennessey household, 1900 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 425, sheet 4A, dwelling 47, family 69.
  4. [S284] John Hennessey, 1910 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 490, sheet 10B, dwelling 69, family 187.
  5. [S285] John Hennessey household, 1920 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 470, sheet 65B, dwelling 342, family 1272.
  6. [S286] James J. Hennessy household, 1930 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 241, sheet 14A, dwelling 208, family 343.
  7. [S1571] James Hennessey entry, Birth Registration, shows his mother as Bridget Harrington (24 February 1889).
  8. [S1240] James Hennessey's Baptismal Record: shows mother as Brigitta Harrington, 28 February 1889, Archdiocese of Hartford Chancery.
  9. [S854] The Waterbury Evening Democrat, 12 August 1919, Page Nine, shows "son James."
  10. [S1571] James Hennessey entry, Birth Registration, shows his father as John Hennessey (24 February 1889).
  11. [S1240] James Hennessey's Baptismal Record: shows father as Joanne Hennesy, 28 February 1889, Archdiocese of Hartford Chancery.
  12. [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.
  13. [S284] John Hennessey, 1910 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 490, sheet 10B, dwelling 69, family 187, shows age 21 and birthplace as Connecticut.
  14. [S162] "WWII Draft Registration Cards, 1942", James Michael Hennessey, 1942; shows his birthdate as Feb. 23, 1889 and place of birth as Waterbury, Conn.
  15. [S60] Waterbury Connecticut Street Directory, John Hennessey, 1910; Section H, Page 168.
  16. [S60] Waterbury Connecticut Street Directory, James Hennessey; 1920, Section H, Page 358.
  17. [S286] Charles Connors household, 1930 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 252, sheet 19B, dwelling 162, family 413.
  18. [S162] "WWII Draft Registration Cards, 1942", James Michael Hennessey, 1942.
  19. [S162] "WWII Draft Registration Cards, 1942", James Michael Hennessey, 1942; shows his address as 3 Hickory Street and asks for the name of the nearest relative. He wrote his daughter's name, Catherine Herren, 3 Hickory Street, Waterbury, Conn.
  20. [S285] John Hennessey household, 1920 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 470, sheet 65B, dwelling 342, family 1272, shows her father as James Hennessey.
  21. [S961] Providence Journal, 29 May 2004, shows Mary's father as James Hennessey.
  22. [S285] John Hennessey household, 1920 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 470, sheet 65B, dwelling 342, family 1272, shows her father as James Henneseey.
  23. [S157] CT Death Index, 1949-2012, Catherine F. Herren, State File #13151, 18 June 1982,shows her father's surname as Hennessey.
  24. [S1401] The Waterbury Republican, June 19, 1982, Page 12, shows that Catherine is the daughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. James Hennessey.