Mary Drohan1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8

F, b. 11 September 1875, d. 29 March 1963
Mary Drohan Healey
FatherJohn Drohan2,13,14,15,16,17,8,12 b. 1832, d. 24 Nov 1892
MotherCatherine Ryan2,9,10,11,12,8 b. 1838
RelationshipGreat-grandmother of Taryn Lynn Phelan
ChartsJohn Healy Descendancy Indented Chart
     Mary Drohan was baptized on 12 September 1875 at the Church of Ardmore, Ardmore, Ardmore Parish, County Waterford, Ireland. She was baptized by the Reverend Matthew Walsh. Sponsors were John O'Brien and Mary Fitzgerald.18,2
     Mary Drohan resided in September 1875 at Grallagh, County Waterford, Ireland.19
     Mary Drohan resided in February 1900 at Upper Grallagh, County Waterford, Ireland.20,21 She was a farmer in February 1900 at Upper Grallagh, County Waterford, Ireland.22 She married Andrew John Healy, son of John Healy and Margaret Lehan, on 22 February 1900 at Roman Catholic Chapel of Grange, Grange, County Waterford, Ireland. They were married by Father James Qualy. Witnesses to the event were John Healy, father to the groom, and Mary Ellen Begley, cousin to the bride.3,23,24,25,26,27,28,8,29
     Mary Drohan and Andrew John Healy resided in December 1900 at Grallagh, County Waterford, Ireland.30
     Mary Drohan appears as Mary Healy, age 26, in the census of April 1901 at Upper Grallagh, Ardmore, County Waterford, Ireland,in the household of Andrew John Healy as his wife.31 Mary Drohan immigrated on 3 October 1906 to Port of New York, New York, sailing on the S.S. Caronia from Queenstown, Ireland on the 26th of April with her mother-in-law, Margaret Healey and her children: John, Margaret, Mary, Andrew and Kathleen. According to her daughter, Kathleen, Ellis Island must have been such a disaster for Mary that she never spoke of it again..32,33,5,6    She was also known as Healey.34
     Mary Drohan appears as Mary Healey, age 34, in the census of 9 April 1910 at Waterbury, New Haven, Connecticut,in the household of Andrew John Healy as his wife.4
     Mary Drohan and Andrew John Healy resided on 19 April 1910 at 118 South Street, Waterbury, Connecticut, with their children: John, Margaret, Mary, Andrew, Kathleen, and infant Annie. Andrew's mother, Margaret, was also living with them.4
     Mary Drohan and Andrew John Healy resided in December 1910 at 118 South Street, Waterbury, Connecticut.35
     Mary Drohan and Andrew John Healy resided in 1912 at 98 South Street, Waterbury, Connecticut, with their children: John, Margaret, Mary, Andrew, and Kathleen.36 Mary Drohan was a sponsor at the baptism of Johanna Dee, her niece, on 22 April 1912 at Ardmore Parish, County Waterford, Ireland.37
     Mary Drohan was found on a passenger list on 4 November 1912 at Port of New York, New York, having sailed on the S.S. Laconia from Queenstown, Ireland on the 24th of October with her two daughters, Margaret and Kathleen. (Her daughter Kathleen related that her mother had become very ill in the US and had gone back to Ireland for a year to recuperate. She had also lost three infant children here in the US a few years earlier which may have contributed to her illness.)38,39
     Mary Drohan and Andrew John Healy resided in March 1917 at 98 South Street, Waterbury, Connecticut, with their children: John, Margaret, Mary, Andrew, and Kathleen.40
     Mary Drohan was naturalized when her husband Andrew John Healy was naturalized on 5 September 1919 at District Court, Waterbury, New Haven, Connecticut. From 1855 until the Married Woman's Act of 1922, citizenship was conferred on the wife of any male citizen. Since 1922, women have been required to obtain their own citizenship. Minor children automatically became citizens when their fathers received citizenship.. Margaret Theresa Healy, Mary Kate Healy, Andrew Bernard Healy, Kathleen Eleanor Healy and John Joseph Healey were also naturalized with their parents.41,42,43,44,45
     Mary Drohan appears as Mary Healey, age 44, in the census of 5 January 1920 at 80 Kelsey Street, Waterbury, Connecticut,in the household of Andrew John Healy as his wife.5
     Mary Drohan and Andrew John Healy resided in January 1920 at 80 Kelsey Street, Waterbury, Connecticut.46 Mary Drohan and Andrew John Healylived at 80 Kelsey Street, Waterbury, Connecticut, in 1927 with their wife and children.47
     Mary Drohan appears as Mary Healey, age 53, in the census of 10 April 1930 at 80 Kelsey Street, Waterbury, Connecticut,in the household of Andrew John Healy as his wife.6
     Mary Drohan and Andrew John Healy resided in 1930 at 80 Kelsey Street, Waterbury, Connecticut.48 Mary Drohan and Andrew John Healy were found on a passenger list on 2 October 1933 at New York, New York, sailing from Cobh, Ireland on the S. S. Georgic.44 Mary Drohan and Andrew John Healy were found on a passenger list on 31 August 1935 at New York, New York, sailing from Cobh, Ireland on the S. S. President Roosevelt with their daughter, Margaret.44 Mary Drohan and Andrew John Healy were found on a passenger list on 10 November 1938 at New York, New York, sailing from Cobh, Ireland on the S. S. Washington.43
     Mary Drohan and Andrew John Healy resided in November 1938 at 80 Kelsey Street, Waterbury, Connecticut.43
     Mary Drohan and Andrew John Healy resided in 1939 at 80 Kelsey Street, Waterbury, Connecticut.28 Mary Drohan was an informant of the death of her husband in December, 1939; of pneumonia.28,49
     Mary Drohan, age 59, appears as head of household in the census of 8 April 1940 in 80 Kelsey Street, Waterbury, Connecticut, with Margaret Theresa Healy, Andrew Bernard Healy and Kathleen Eleanor Healy; The census shows that Mary owns her own home at a value of $700.50
     Mary Drohan resided in 1952 at 102 Kelsey Street, Waterbury, Connecticut, with her children Kathleen, Margaret and Andrew.51 She was a housewife.8
     Mary Drohan resided in March 1963 at 102 Kelsey Street, Waterbury, Connecticut.8
     Mary Drohan died on 29 March 1963 at Waterbury, Connecticut, at age 87 ruptured aortic aneurysm due to generalized arteriosclerosis.8 She was buried on 1 April 1963 at Calvary Cemetery, Waterbury, Connecticut.8

Family

Andrew John Healy b. 16 Aug 1870, d. 28 Dec 1939
Children

Census Records

DateLocationMemo
1901Upper Grallagh, Ardmore, County Waterford, IrelandMary Drohan appears as Mary Healy, age 26, in the census of April 1901 at Upper Grallagh, Ardmore, County Waterford, Ireland,in the household of Andrew John Healy as his wife.31
1910Waterbury, New Haven, ConnecticutMary Drohan appears as Mary Healey, age 34, in the census of 9 April 1910 at Waterbury, New Haven, Connecticut,in the household of Andrew John Healy as his wife.4
192080 Kelsey Street, Waterbury, ConnecticutMary Drohan appears as Mary Healey, age 44, in the census of 5 January 1920 at 80 Kelsey Street, Waterbury, Connecticut,in the household of Andrew John Healy as his wife.5
193080 Kelsey Street, Waterbury, ConnecticutMary Drohan appears as Mary Healey, age 53, in the census of 10 April 1930 at 80 Kelsey Street, Waterbury, Connecticut,in the household of Andrew John Healy as his wife.6
194080 Kelsey Street, Waterbury, ConnecticutMary Drohan, age 59, appears as head of household in the census of 8 April 1940 in 80 Kelsey Street, Waterbury, Connecticut, with Margaret Theresa Healy, Andrew Bernard Healy and Kathleen Eleanor Healy; The census shows that Mary owns her own home at a value of $700.50

Residence Records

YearLocationDetails
September 1875Grallagh, County Waterford, IrelandMary Drohan resided in September 1875 at Grallagh, County Waterford, Ireland.19
February 1900Upper Grallagh, County Waterford, IrelandMary Drohan resided in February 1900 at Upper Grallagh, County Waterford, Ireland.20,21
December 1900Grallagh, County Waterford, IrelandMary Drohan and Andrew John Healy resided in December 1900 at Grallagh, County Waterford, Ireland.30
19 April 1910118 South Street, Waterbury, ConnecticutMary Drohan and Andrew John Healy resided on 19 April 1910 at 118 South Street, Waterbury, Connecticut, with their children: John, Margaret, Mary, Andrew, Kathleen, and infant Annie. Andrew's mother, Margaret, was also living with them.4
December 1910118 South Street, Waterbury, ConnecticutMary Drohan and Andrew John Healy resided in December 1910 at 118 South Street, Waterbury, Connecticut.35
191298 South Street, Waterbury, ConnecticutMary Drohan and Andrew John Healy resided in 1912 at 98 South Street, Waterbury, Connecticut, with their children: John, Margaret, Mary, Andrew, and Kathleen.36
March 191798 South Street, Waterbury, ConnecticutMary Drohan and Andrew John Healy resided in March 1917 at 98 South Street, Waterbury, Connecticut, with their children: John, Margaret, Mary, Andrew, and Kathleen.40
January 192080 Kelsey Street, Waterbury, ConnecticutMary Drohan and Andrew John Healy resided in January 1920 at 80 Kelsey Street, Waterbury, Connecticut.46
193080 Kelsey Street, Waterbury, ConnecticutMary Drohan and Andrew John Healy resided in 1930 at 80 Kelsey Street, Waterbury, Connecticut.48
November 193880 Kelsey Street, Waterbury, ConnecticutMary Drohan and Andrew John Healy resided in November 1938 at 80 Kelsey Street, Waterbury, Connecticut.43
193980 Kelsey Street, Waterbury, ConnecticutMary Drohan and Andrew John Healy resided in 1939 at 80 Kelsey Street, Waterbury, Connecticut.28
1952102 Kelsey Street, Waterbury, ConnecticutMary Drohan resided in 1952 at 102 Kelsey Street, Waterbury, Connecticut, with her children Kathleen, Margaret and Andrew.51
March 1963102 Kelsey Street, Waterbury, ConnecticutMary Drohan resided in March 1963 at 102 Kelsey Street, Waterbury, Connecticut.8

Citations

  1. [S306] Mary Drohan, Births and Deaths Registration Acts of Ireland, 1863-1952, Birth Certificate Entry Number 54 (1875).
  2. [S1548] NLI Collection of Catholic Parish Registers, online www.registers.nli.ie, Maria Drohan; Natus: 11 Septembris 1875. Nomina Parentum: Joanne Drohan et Catherina Ryan. Domicilian:Grallagh. Rite fuit baptizatus: 12 Septembris 1875. Vicario: M. Walsh. Patrinis: Joanne O'Brien et Maria Fitzgerald.
  3. [S825] Certificate, Andrew Healey and Mary Drohan marriage of 22 February, 1900.
  4. [S284] Andrew Healey, 1910 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 484, sheet 8A, dwelling 48, family 130.
  5. [S285] Andrew J. Healey Household household, 1920 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 469|2A, sheet 20, dwelling 26.
  6. [S286] Andrew Healey Household household, 1930 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 255, sheet 8B, dwelling 125, family 184.
  7. [S1281] Mary Healey household, 1940 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 5-24, sheet 4B, number of household , 78.
  8. [S269] Mary Healey's Death Certificate, 6 April 1963.
  9. [S841] Mary Drohan, British Isles Vital Records Index, Mary Drohan.
  10. [S956] Michael N. O'Connor of Waterford Heritage Services, "Family of Origin Research For John Drohan and Catherine Ryan", baptism record shows her mother as Catherine Ryan.
  11. [S490] International Genealogical Index (IGI) Mary Drohan,shows mother as Kate Ryan.
  12. [S246] The Waterbury Republican-American.
  13. [S1426] Ireland Civil Marriages Index: Andrew Healy and Mary Drohan Marriage Registration; shows the bride's father as John Drohan.
  14. [S490] International Genealogical Index (IGI) Mary Drohan,shows father as John Drohan.
  15. [S956] Michael N. O'Connor of Waterford Heritage Services, "Family of Origin Research For John Drohan and Catherine Ryan", baptism record shows her father as John Drohan.
  16. [S841] Mary Drohan; Original source: FHL Film 255942 (1875-1875), British Isles Vital Records Index, Mary Drohan; Original source: FHL Film 255942 (1875-1875).
  17. [S825] Certificate, Andrew Healey and Mary Drohan marriage of 22 February, 1900, shows her father as John Drohan.
  18. [S956] Michael N. O'Connor of Waterford Heritage Services, "Family of Origin Research For John Drohan and Catherine Ryan", shows baptism as 12 September 1875; original record is in Ardmore Church Register B, 1857-1886, Page 102.
  19. [S956] Michael N. O'Connor of Waterford Heritage Services, "Family of Origin Research For John Drohan and Catherine Ryan", Baptismal record shows her address as Grallagh.
  20. [S825] Certificate, Andrew Healey and Mary Drohan marriage of 22 February, 1900, shows her residence.
  21. [S1426] Ireland Civil Marriages Index: Andrew Healy and Mary Drohan Marriage Registration; shows the bride's residence as Upper Grallagh.
  22. [S825] Certificate, Andrew Healey and Mary Drohan marriage of 22 February, 1900, shows her occupation.
  23. [S176] Certificate, Andrew Healey and Mary Drohan marriage of 22 February, 1900, This is a copy of the original document and it notes Thomas Healy as a witness. John Healy is written as a witness on the original document; Thomas was not a witness at this event.
  24. [S1426] Ireland Civil Marriages Index: Andrew Healy and Mary Drohan Marriage Registration; 22 February 1900 in the Chapel of Grange in the Registrar's District of Ardmore in the Union of Youghal in the County of Waterford, Ireland (Record was registered on 23 February 1900).
  25. [S997] Family Search Website, online www.pilot.familysearch.org, Mary Drohan; Registration District: Youghal; Record Type: Marriage; Registration Date: Jan-Mar 1900; original source: Ireland, Civil Register Indexes, 1845-1958. Film Number 101259, Volume 4, Page 547, Digital GS Number 4195895, Image Number 00313/Andrew Heraly; Registration District:Youghal; Record Type: Marriage; Registration Date: Jan-Mar 1900; original source:Ireland, Civil Register Indexes, 1845-1958. Film Number 101259, Volume 4, Page 423, Digital GS Number 4195895, Image Number 00318.
  26. [S284] Andrew Healey, 1910 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 484, sheet 8A, dwelling 48, family 130, shows that the couple was married for 10 years.
  27. [S286] Andrew Healey Household household, 1930 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 255, sheet 8B, dwelling 125, family 184, shows Andrew's age at first marriage to be age 28 and Mary's to be 23.
  28. [S268] Andrew J. Healy's Death Certificate.
  29. [S397] Waterbury Republican, states the name Mary Grohan in error.
  30. [S173] John J. Healey entry, Birth Certificate Entry Number 373 (28 December 1900).
  31. [S771] 1901 Census of Ireland, Waterford County, Town of Upper Grallagh, Ireland.
  32. [S534] Mary Drohan, and her 5 grandchildren: John, Margaret, Mary, Andrew, and Kathleen Margaret Healey and her daughter-in-law, Caronia Passenger and Crew Lists of Vessels Arriving at New York, 3 October 1906; Microfilm serial: T715, Microfilm Roll: T715_776as viewed on Ancestry.com.
  33. [S284] Andrew Healey, 1910 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 484, sheet 8A, dwelling 48, family 130, shows 1906.
  34. [S284] Andrew Healey, 1910 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 484, sheet 8A, dwelling 48, family 130, shows Healey.
  35. [S251] Annie Gertrude Healey entry, Birth Certificate (4 January 1910).
  36. [S665] Mary Healey and daughters Margaret and Kathleen, S.S. Laconia Passenger and Crew Lists of Vessels Arriving at New York, 4 November 1912; Microfilm serial: M715, shows Mary Healey's address in the US, Microfilm Roll: M715_1968as viewed on Ancestry.com.
  37. [S1251] Hannah Dee's Baptismal Record, 22 April 1912, Irish Family History Foundation.
  38. [S665] Mary Healey and daughters Margaret and Kathleen, S.S. Laconia Passenger and Crew Lists of Vessels Arriving at New York, 4 November 1912; Microfilm serial: M715, Microfilm Roll: M715_1968as viewed on Ancestry.com.
  39. [S109] Personal knowledge.
  40. [S1380] "Connecticut Military Census of 1917", Andrew J. Healy- shows his post office address as 98 South Street, in Waterbury, CT.
  41. [S369] The District Court of Waterbury Certificate of Naturalization, Volume 7, File Number 1606 (5 September, 1919), Waterbury, New Haven, Connecticut.
  42. [S285] Andrew J. Healey Household household, 1920 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 469|2A, sheet 20, dwelling 26, family shows 1919 as the year the family was naturalized.
  43. [S574] Andrew and Mary Healy, S.S. Washington Passenger and Crew Lists of Vessels Arriving at New York, 10 November 1938; Microfilm serial: T715, Microfilm Roll: T715_6248as viewed on Ancestry.com.
  44. [S575] Margaret Healey Andrew and Mary Healy and their daughter, S.S. President Roosevelt Passenger and Crew Lists of Vessels Arriving at New York, 31 August 1935; Microfilm serial: T715, Microfilm Roll: T715_5696as viewed on Ancestry.com.
  45. [S1044] Andrew and Mary Healy, S.S. Georgic Passenger and Crew Lists of Vessels Arriving at New York, 2 October 1933; Microfilm serial: T715, Microfilm Roll: T715_5399as viewed on Ancestry.com.
  46. [S285] Andrew J. Healey Household household, 1920 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 469, sheet 2A, dwelling 20, family 26.
  47. [S164] Connecticut City Directories, Waterbury, 1927; Healey, Andrew J. (Mary D.); Section H, Page 318; shows their residence.
  48. [S209] Waterbury, Connecticut City Directory, page 328.
  49. [S397] Waterbury Republican.
  50. [S1281] Mary Healey household, 1940 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 5-244, sheet 4B, number of household , 97.
  51. [S60] Waterbury Connecticut Street Directory, Mary D. Healey, wid Andrew J., 1952; Section H, Page 404.
  52. [S367] John and Bernice Healey's Marriage Certificate.
  53. [S271] John J. Healey's Death Certificate, 22 February 1977.
  54. [S172] Interview, Kathleen Healey, 1994.
  55. [S265] Margaret Healy entry, Birth and Baptism Certificate (2 June 1943).
  56. [S1281] Mary Healey household, 1940 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 5-24, sheet 4B, number of household , 78, shows mother as Mary Healey.
  57. [S330] Margaret Theresa Healey, Margaret Healey's Death Certificate.
  58. [S266] Mary K. Healy entry, Birth and Baptismal Certificate, shows the mother of Mary K. Healy as Mary Drohan (2 June, 1943 as supplied by Michael O'Byrne, parish priest).
  59. [S272] Mary K. Healey's Death Certificate, shows her mother as Mary Drohan.
  60. [S254] Andrew B. Healey, Birth Certificate Certificate supplied by Reverend Michael O'Byrne, parish priest (2 June 1943).
  61. [S273] Andrew B. Healey's Death Certificate, 2 December 1993.
  62. [S380] Kathleen Healy entry, Birth and Baptism Certificate (5 December 1909).
  63. [S328] Kathleen Healey's Death Certificate, 5 October 1998.
  64. [S252] Thomas Healy entry, Birth Certificate, shows the mother of Thomas as Mary Drohan (7 August 1907).
  65. [S1464] Thomas Healy Baptismal Record: Baptisms and Marriages, St. Francis Xavier Church, Waterbury, Connecticut; 1907, Page 168; shows mother as Mary Drohan, 9 August 1907, Saint Francis Xavier Church.
  66. [S1445] Anna Healy Baptismal Record: shows mother as Mary Drohan, 5 January 1910, Saint Francis Xavier Church.