Florence Agnes Mitchell1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9

F, b. 23 September 1899, d. 19 November 1986
Florence Mitchell Coughlin
Photo Courtesy of John Mitchell III
FatherJohn Joseph Mitchell10,2,3,11,12,13 b. Jun 1860, d. 9 Dec 1931
MotherEllen M. Dawson14,2,3,11,15,16 b. 1852, d. 18 Jul 1935
Relationship1st cousin 2 times removed of Taryn Lynn Phelan
ChartsDawson Descendancy Chart
           Florence Agnes Mitchell was born on 23 September 1899 at James Street, Waterbury, Connecticut. J.F. Hayes, M.D. was the physician.
Ellen had 6 children, 5 of whom were living at the time of Flo's birth.1,17,18,19,20,21,22
     Florence Agnes Mitchell appears as Florence Mitchell, age 8 months old, in the census of 8 June 1900 at Waterbury, New Haven, Connecticut,in the household of John Joseph Mitchell as his daughter.2 Florence Agnes Mitchell resided at 67 James Street with her parents, John Joseph Mitchell and Ellen M. Dawson, as well as with Mary Ellen Mitchell, Mary Winford Mitchell, John Joseph Mitchell Jr. and Loretta Bridget Mitchell, her 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
     Florence Agnes Mitchell appears as Florence A. Mitchell, age 10, in the census of 15 April 1910 at Waterbury, New Haven, Connecticut,in the household of John Joseph Mitchell as his daughter.23 Florence Agnes Mitchell resided at 46 Hill Street with her parents, John Joseph Mitchell and Ellen M. Dawson, as well as with her siblings: Mary Ellen Mitchell, Mary Winford Mitchell, Loretta Bridget Mitchell and John Joseph Mitchell Jr.; with their children Helen, Annie, Loretta, Joseph, and Florence.3
     Florence Agnes Mitchell appears as Florence A. Mitchell, age 19, in the census of 20 January 1920 at Waterbury, Connecticut,in the household of John Joseph Mitchell as his daughter.11 Florence Agnes Mitchell resided at 38 Crown Street with her parents, John Joseph Mitchell and Ellen M. Dawson, as well as with her sister, Loretta Bridget Mitchell; with their children Loretta and Florence.11
     Florence Agnes Mitchell married Edward Joseph Coughlin on 12 October 1925 at Waterbury, Connecticut.24,25,26,27
     Florence Agnes Mitchell appears as Florence Coughlin, age 29, in the census of 6 April 1930 at Waterbury, New Haven, Connecticut,in the household of Edward Joseph Coughlin as his wife.5 Florence Agnes Mitchell and Edward Joseph Coughlin resided at 103 James Street.5
     In 1958 Florence resided at 85 Hill Street, Waterbury, Connecticut.6 She was a communicant of St. Thomas Church.8 Her residence at the time was at 85 Hill Street at Waterbury.7,28
     Florence Agnes Mitchell died on 19 November 1986 at Waterbury, Connecticut, at age 87.29,7,30,31,32 She was buried on 22 November 1986 at Old St. Joseph's Cemetery, Waterbury, Connecticut.8,9

Family

Edward Joseph Coughlin b. 16 Nov 1900, d. 13 Feb 1971
Children

Census Records

DateLocationMemo
1900Waterbury, New Haven, ConnecticutFlorence Agnes Mitchell appears as Florence Mitchell, age 8 months old, in the census of 8 June 1900 at Waterbury, New Haven, Connecticut,in the household of John Joseph Mitchell as his daughter.2
1910Waterbury, New Haven, ConnecticutFlorence Agnes Mitchell appears as Florence A. Mitchell, age 10, in the census of 15 April 1910 at Waterbury, New Haven, Connecticut,in the household of John Joseph Mitchell as his daughter.23
1920Waterbury, ConnecticutFlorence Agnes Mitchell appears as Florence A. Mitchell, age 19, in the census of 20 January 1920 at Waterbury, Connecticut,in the household of John Joseph Mitchell as his daughter.11
1930Waterbury, New Haven, ConnecticutFlorence Agnes Mitchell appears as Florence Coughlin, age 29, in the census of 6 April 1930 at Waterbury, New Haven, Connecticut,in the household of Edward Joseph Coughlin as his wife.5

Residence Records

YearLocationDetails
8 June 190067 James Street, Waterbury, ConnecticutFlorence Agnes Mitchell resided at 67 James Street with her parents, John Joseph Mitchell and Ellen M. Dawson, as well as with Mary Ellen Mitchell, Mary Winford Mitchell, John Joseph Mitchell Jr. and Loretta Bridget Mitchell, her 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, ConnecticutFlorence Agnes Mitchell resided at 46 Hill Street with her parents, John Joseph Mitchell and Ellen M. Dawson, as well as with her siblings: Mary Ellen Mitchell, Mary Winford Mitchell, Loretta Bridget Mitchell and John Joseph Mitchell Jr.; with their children Helen, Annie, Loretta, Joseph, and Florence.3
20 January 192038 Crown Street, Waterbury, ConnecticutFlorence Agnes Mitchell resided at 38 Crown Street with her parents, John Joseph Mitchell and Ellen M. Dawson, as well as with her sister, Loretta Bridget Mitchell; with their children Loretta and Florence.11
6 April 1930103 James Street, Waterbury, ConnecticutFlorence Agnes Mitchell and Edward Joseph Coughlin resided at 103 James Street.5
195885 Hill Street, Waterbury, ConnecticutIn 1958 Florence resided at 85 Hill Street, Waterbury, Connecticut.6
November 198685 Hill Street, Waterbury, ConnecticutHer residence at the time was at 85 Hill Street at Waterbury.7,28

Citations

  1. [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. (23 September 1899).
  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 25A, dwelling 199, family 499, shows Florence A.
  5. [S286] Edward Coughlin household, 1930 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 223, sheet 5B, dwelling 40, family 104.
  6. [S60] Waterbury Connecticut Street Directory, Mrs. Florence M. Coughlin, 1958; Section C, Page 279.
  7. [S157] CT Death Index, 1949-2012, Florence Coughlin, State File Number 25013, 19 November 1986.
  8. [S814] The Waterbury Republican, 20 November 1986, Page A5.
  9. [S822] Raymond McDonald, "Florence Mitchell Family Group Sheet."
  10. [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 father as John Mitchell. (23 September 1899).
  11. [S285] John J. Mitchell household, 1920 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 443, sheet 25A, dwelling 199, family 499.
  12. [S157] CT Death Index, 1949-2012, Florence Coughlin, State File Number 25013, 19 November 1986,shows father's surname as Mitchell.
  13. [S814] The Waterbury Republican, 20 November 1986, Page A5, obituary shows she was the daughter of John J. Mitchell.
  14. [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).
  15. [S817] The Democrat, 18 July 1935, Page 11, obituary shows survivor Mrs. Edward J. Coughlin.
  16. [S814] The Waterbury Republican, 20 November 1986, Page A5, obituary shows she was the daughter of Ellen (Dawson) Mitchell.
  17. [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 8 months.
  18. [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 10 and birthplace as Connecticut.
  19. [S285] John J. Mitchell household, 1920 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 443, sheet 25A, dwelling 199, family 499, shows age 19 and birthplace as Connecticut.
  20. [S286] Edward Coughlin household, 1930 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 223, sheet 5B, dwelling 40, family 104, shows age 29 and birthplace as Connecticut.
  21. [S159] Florence Coughlin, 046-10-7364, Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014,, shows date of birth as 23 September 1899.
  22. [S814] The Waterbury Republican, 20 November 1986, Page A5, obituary states that she was born in Waterbury.
  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. [S286] Edward Coughlin household, 1930 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 223, sheet 5B, dwelling 40, family 104, shows age at marriage as 26.
  25. [S157] CT Death Index, 1949-2012, Florence Coughlin, State File Number 25013, 19 November 1986,shows widow of Edward Coughlin.
  26. [S814] The Waterbury Republican, 20 November 1986, Page A5, obituary shows she was the widow of Edward J. Coughlin.
  27. [S871] "John Mitchell's Notebook,", shows Florence Mitchell Coughlin married Edward Coughlin.
  28. [S814] The Waterbury Republican, 20 November 1986, Page A5, obituary shows she resided at 85 Hill Street.
  29. [S159] Florence Coughlin, 046-10-7364, Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014,, shows last residence as Waterbury, CT.
  30. [S814] The Waterbury Republican, 20 November 1986, Page A5, shows that she died Wednesday at St. Mary's Hospital (The paper was published the following day, Thursday the 20th.
  31. [S784] John Mitchell, "John Mitchell's Family Group Sheet", shows full deathdate.
  32. [S822] Raymond McDonald, "Florence Mitchell Family Group Sheet", shows full death date and place.
  33. [S157] CT Death Index, 1949-2012, unknown cd1, unknown cd2, unknown cd3.
  34. [S814] The Waterbury Republican, 20 November 1986, Page A5, obituary shows survivors.