John Joseph Mitchell Jr.1,2,3,4,5,6,7

M, b. 7 June 1894, d. 29 December 1984
John Mitchell Jr.
Photo provided by John Mitchell III
FatherJohn Joseph Mitchell8,2,3 b. Jun 1860, d. 9 Dec 1931
MotherEllen M. Dawson9,2,3,10 b. 1852, d. 18 Jul 1935
Relationship1st cousin 2 times removed of Taryn Lynn Phelan
ChartsDawson Descendancy Chart
           John Joseph Mitchell Jr. was born on 7 June 1894 at 843 Bank Street, Waterbury, Connecticut. Under REMARKS in the Birth Registration book was the name Marie Philippe who may have been the midwife.
-Birth shows that Ellen had 6 children, 4 of whom were alive.1,11,12,13,14,15,16,17
     John Joseph Mitchell Jr. appears as Joseph Mitchell, age 5, in the census of 8 June 1900 at Waterbury, New Haven, Connecticut,in the household of John Joseph Mitchell as his son.2 John Joseph Mitchell Jr. resided on 8 June 1900 at 67 James Street, Waterbury, Connecticut, with his parents, John Joseph Mitchell and Ellen M. Dawson, as well as with Mary Ellen Mitchell, Mary Winford Mitchell, Loretta Bridget Mitchell and Florence Agnes Mitchell, his siblings; 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.2
     John Joseph Mitchell Jr. appears as John J. Mitchell, age 16, in the census of 15 April 1910 at Waterbury, New Haven, Connecticut,in the household of John Joseph Mitchell as his son.18 John Joseph Mitchell Jr. resided on 15 April 1910 at 46 Hill Street, Waterbury, Connecticut, with his parents, John Joseph Mitchell and Ellen M. Dawson, as well as with his siblings: Mary Ellen Mitchell, Mary Winford Mitchell, Loretta Bridget Mitchell and Florence Agnes Mitchell; with their children Helen, Annie, Loretta, Joseph, and Florence.3
     John Joseph Mitchell Jr. married Margaret O'Shea on 28 November 1916.19,4,20,21
     John Joseph Mitchell Jr., age 25, appears as head of household in the census of 17 January 1920 in Waterbury, New Haven, Connecticut, with Margaret O'Shea, John Joseph Mitchell and Patricia M. Mitchell. Catherine A. Herrold, age 21, was also enumerated with this family as a boarder.4 John Joseph Mitchell Jr. and Margaret O'Shea resided on 17 January 1920 at 36 Beacon Street, Waterbury, Connecticut, with their children: John and Patricia.4 John Joseph Mitchell Jr. and Margaret O'Shea resided in 1924 at 21 Barnes, Waterbury, Connecticut.22
     John Joseph Mitchell Jr., age 35, appears as head of household in the census of 5 April 1930 in Waterbury, New Haven, Connecticut, with Margaret O'Shea, John Joseph Mitchell, Patricia M. Mitchell and Shirley M. Mitchell.5
     John Joseph Mitchell Jr., age 35, appears as head of household in the census with Margaret O'Shea, John Joseph Mitchell, Patricia M. Mitchell and Shirley M. Mitchell. John Joseph Mitchell Jr. and Margaret O'Shea resided on 5 April 1930 at 267 Hill Street, Waterbury, Connecticut, with their 3 children: John, Patricia, and Shirley.5 John Joseph Mitchell Jr. and Margaret O'Shea resided in 1931 at Milford, Connecticut.23 John Joseph Mitchell Jr. and Margaret O'Shea resided at 11 Morton (Myrtle Beach), Milford, Connecticut, between 1932 and 1942 with their daughter, Patricia.23,24,25
     John Joseph Mitchell Jr., age 45, appears as head of household in the census of 22 May 1940 in 292 Morton Street, Milford, Connecticut, with Margaret O'Shea, John Joseph Mitchell, Patricia M. Mitchell and Shirley M. Mitchell.6 John Joseph Mitchell Jr. filled out a draft card in 1942 at Milford, 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..7 He resided in 1942 at 7 Morton Street, Milford, Connecticut.7 He and Margaret O'Shea resided at 31 Ellis Division, Milford, Connecticut, between 1951 and 1966 with daughter, Patricia.26 John Joseph Mitchell Jr. resided at 31 Ellis Division, Milford, Connecticut, in 1971 with daughter, Patricia.27
     John Joseph Mitchell Jr. died on 29 December 1984 at Milford, Connecticut, at age 90.28,29

Family

Margaret O'Shea b. 1894, d. 14 Jul 1986
Children

Census Records

DateLocationMemo
1900Waterbury, New Haven, ConnecticutJohn Joseph Mitchell Jr. appears as Joseph Mitchell, age 5, in the census of 8 June 1900 at Waterbury, New Haven, Connecticut,in the household of John Joseph Mitchell as his son.2
1910Waterbury, New Haven, ConnecticutJohn Joseph Mitchell Jr. appears as John J. Mitchell, age 16, in the census of 15 April 1910 at Waterbury, New Haven, Connecticut,in the household of John Joseph Mitchell as his son.18
1920Waterbury, New Haven, ConnecticutJohn Joseph Mitchell Jr., age 25, appears as head of household in the census of 17 January 1920 in Waterbury, New Haven, Connecticut, with Margaret O'Shea, John Joseph Mitchell and Patricia M. Mitchell. Catherine A. Herrold, age 21, was also enumerated with this family as a boarder.4
1930Waterbury, New Haven, ConnecticutJohn Joseph Mitchell Jr., age 35, appears as head of household in the census of 5 April 1930 in Waterbury, New Haven, Connecticut, with Margaret O'Shea, John Joseph Mitchell, Patricia M. Mitchell and Shirley M. Mitchell.5
John Joseph Mitchell Jr., age 35, appears as head of household in the census with Margaret O'Shea, John Joseph Mitchell, Patricia M. Mitchell and Shirley M. Mitchell.
1940292 Morton Street, Milford, ConnecticutJohn Joseph Mitchell Jr., age 45, appears as head of household in the census of 22 May 1940 in 292 Morton Street, Milford, Connecticut, with Margaret O'Shea, John Joseph Mitchell, Patricia M. Mitchell and Shirley M. Mitchell.6

Residence Records

YearLocationDetails
8 June 190067 James Street, Waterbury, ConnecticutJohn Joseph Mitchell Jr. resided on 8 June 1900 at 67 James Street, Waterbury, Connecticut, with his parents, John Joseph Mitchell and Ellen M. Dawson, as well as with Mary Ellen Mitchell, Mary Winford Mitchell, Loretta Bridget Mitchell and Florence Agnes Mitchell, his siblings; 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.2
15 April 191046 Hill Street, Waterbury, ConnecticutJohn Joseph Mitchell Jr. resided on 15 April 1910 at 46 Hill Street, Waterbury, Connecticut, with his parents, John Joseph Mitchell and Ellen M. Dawson, as well as with his siblings: Mary Ellen Mitchell, Mary Winford Mitchell, Loretta Bridget Mitchell and Florence Agnes Mitchell; with their children Helen, Annie, Loretta, Joseph, and Florence.3
17 January 192036 Beacon Street, Waterbury, ConnecticutJohn Joseph Mitchell Jr. and Margaret O'Shea resided on 17 January 1920 at 36 Beacon Street, Waterbury, Connecticut, with their children: John and Patricia.4
192421 Barnes, Waterbury, ConnecticutJohn Joseph Mitchell Jr. and Margaret O'Shea resided in 1924 at 21 Barnes, Waterbury, Connecticut.22
5 April 1930267 Hill Street, Waterbury, ConnecticutJohn Joseph Mitchell Jr. and Margaret O'Shea resided on 5 April 1930 at 267 Hill Street, Waterbury, Connecticut, with their 3 children: John, Patricia, and Shirley.5
1931Milford, ConnecticutJohn Joseph Mitchell Jr. and Margaret O'Shea resided in 1931 at Milford, Connecticut.23
between 1932 and 194211 Morton (Myrtle Beach), Milford, ConnecticutJohn Joseph Mitchell Jr. and Margaret O'Shea resided at 11 Morton (Myrtle Beach), Milford, Connecticut, between 1932 and 1942 with their daughter, Patricia.23,24,25
19427 Morton Street, Milford, ConnecticutJohn Joseph Mitchell Jr. resided in 1942 at 7 Morton Street, Milford, Connecticut.7
between 1951 and 196631 Ellis Division, Milford, ConnecticutHe and Margaret O'Shea resided at 31 Ellis Division, Milford, Connecticut, between 1951 and 1966 with daughter, Patricia.26
197131 Ellis Division, Milford, ConnecticutJohn Joseph Mitchell Jr. resided at 31 Ellis Division, Milford, Connecticut, in 1971 with daughter, Patricia.27

Citations

  1. [S712] John Joseph Mitchell entry, Birth Registration (7 June 1894).
  2. [S283] John Mitchell household, 1900 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 430, sheet 18B, dwelling 154, family 325.
  3. [S284] John Mitchell Jr., 1910 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 474, sheet 2A, dwelling 5, family 28.
  4. [S285] John J. Mitchell household, 1920 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 443, sheet 22A, dwelling 171, family 434.
  5. [S286] John Mitchell household, 1930 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 225, sheet 8A, dwelling 145, family 165.
  6. [S1294] John J. Mitchell household, 1940 United States Federal Census, New Haven County, Connecticut, population schedule, Milford, ED 5-122, sheet 64-B.
  7. [S162] "WWII Draft Registration Cards, 1942", John Joseph Mitchell.
  8. [S712] John Joseph Mitchell entry, Birth Registration, shows his father (7 June 1894).
  9. [S712] John Joseph Mitchell entry, Birth Registration, shows his mother as Ellen Dawson (7 June 1894).
  10. [S817] The Democrat, 18 July 1935, Page 11, obituary shows survivor John Mitchell.
  11. [S283] John Mitchell household, 1900 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 430, sheet 18B, dwelling 154, family 325, shows age 5.
  12. [S284] John Mitchell Jr., 1910 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 474, sheet 2A, dwelling 5, family 28, shows age 16 and birthplace as Connecticut.
  13. [S285] John J. Mitchell household, 1920 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 443, sheet 22A, dwelling 171, family 434, shows age 25 and birthplace as Connecticut.
  14. [S286] John Mitchell household, 1930 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 225, sheet 8A, dwelling 145, family 165, shows age 35 and birthplace as Connecticut.
  15. [S1294] John J. Mitchell household, 1940 United States Federal Census, New Haven County, Connecticut, population schedule, Milford, ED 5-122, sheet 64-B,shows age 45 and birthpalce as Connecticut.
  16. [S162] "WWII Draft Registration Cards, 1942", John Joseph Mitchell; shows birth date as 7 June 1894 and birthplace as Waterbury.
  17. [S871] "John Mitchell's Notebook,", shows 6-7-94.
  18. [S284] John Mitchell Jr., 1910 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 474, sheet 2A, dwelling 5, family 28.
  19. [S871] "John Mitchell's Notebook,", shows John Joseph Mitchell married to Margaret O'Shea 11-28-16.
  20. [S286] John Mitchell household, 1930 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 225, sheet 8A, dwelling 145, family 165, shows John married at age 22 and Margaret at age 23.
  21. [S157] CT Death Index, 1949-2012, Margaret M. Mitchell, State File Number 15984, 14 July 1986,shows husband's name.
  22. [S60] Waterbury Connecticut Street Directory, John J. Mitchell Jr (Margaret), 1924; Book Section M, Page 387.
  23. [S60] Waterbury Connecticut Street Directory, John J. (Margaret M) Mitchell,1931; Section M, Page 418; shows "rem to Milford."
  24. [S745] Milford Connecticut City Directory, John J. (Margaret M) Mitchell, 1932 (Section M, Page 178); 1933 (Section M, Page 160); 1935 (Section M, Page 166); 1937 (Section M, Page 234); 1942 (Section M, Page 247).
  25. [S817] The Democrat, 18 July 1935, Page 11, 1935 obituary shows survivor John Mitchell of Milford.
  26. [S745] Milford Connecticut City Directory, John J. (Margaret M) Mitchell, 1951 (Section M, Page 411); 1955 (Section M, Page 540); 1959 (Section M, Page 489); 1960 (Section M, Page 465); 1962 (Section M, Page 541); 1963 (Section M, Page 559); 1964 (Section M, Page 514; 1966 (Section M, Page 614.
  27. [S745] Milford Connecticut City Directory, John J. Mitchell, 1971 (Section M, Page 45).
  28. [S159] John Mitchell, 048-01-7503, Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014,.
  29. [S784] John Mitchell, "John Mitchell's Family Group Sheet", shows full deathdate.
  30. [S1294] John J. Mitchell household, 1940 United States Federal Census, New Haven County, Connecticut, population schedule, Milford, ED 5-122, sheet 64-B,shows father of John J. Mitchell as John J. Mitchell.
  31. [S1294] John J. Mitchell household, 1940 United States Federal Census, New Haven County, Connecticut, population schedule, Milford, ED 5-122, sheet 64-B,shows father of Patricia A. Mitchell as John J. Mitchell.
  32. [S1294] John J. Mitchell household, 1940 United States Federal Census, New Haven County, Connecticut, population schedule, Milford, ED 5-122, sheet 64-B,shows father of Shirley M. Mitchell as John J. Mitchell.