James John McMahon

James John McMahon

Male 1867 - 1919  (52 years)

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  • Name James John McMahon 
    Born 11 Feb 1867  Huron County, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Died 25 Feb 1919  Erie County, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Buried 27 Feb 1919  Castalia Cemetery, Castalia, Erie County, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I1151  Larry and Carole King Murray Tree
    Last Modified 25 Apr 2019 

    Father James McMahon,   b. 1834, Carrickmacross, County Monaghan, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Apr 1920, Bellevue, Huron County, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Bridget Rose Perry,   b. 1848, Toronto, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Jan 1883, Lyme Township, Huron County, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 35 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 10 Apr 1864  [2
    Family ID F231  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Flora Dining,   b. Abt 1878, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1958, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 80 years) 
    Married Aft 1910 
    Children 
     1. Sarah Elizabeth McMahon,   b. 14 Aug 1913, Groton, Erie, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Sep 2007, Lorain County, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 94 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 25 Apr 2019 
    Family ID F16592  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Mary E. Callaghan 
    Divorced Bef 1900 
    Children 
     1. Robert Edward McMahon,   b. 17 Jun 1891, Bellevue, Huron County, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Feb 1920, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 28 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 25 Apr 2019 
    Family ID F18605  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • His baptism record at the Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Bellevue, Ohio gives his name as Jacob William.

      He's found in the 1870 census in Lyme, Huron County, OH: McMAHON, James (36); Bridget (23); Rosa (4); James (3); Mary (1); farm laborers Pat RAFFERTY (41) and M. FITZPATRICK (27). James, Sr. and the two farm laborers were born in Ireland; Bridget was born in Canada; all the children were born in Ohio. James was a farmer.

      He's found in the 1880 census in Lyme Township, Huron County, OH: McMAHN, James (45; Ireland); wife Briget (33; Canada); children Rosy (14); James (12); Mary (11); Susan (9); Agnes (7); Edward (5); Julia (3). All of the children were born in Ohio. James was a farmer.

      He's found in the 1900 census in Thompson, Seneca County, OH: LEPLEY, John (38; b. Feb. 1862); wife Susa (27; b. Oct. 1872); children ?? (son; 6; b. July 1898); James E. (4; b. Dec. 1895); Basil (3; b. Sep. 1896); Isidore (2; b. May 1898); servant James McMAHON (33; b. Feb. 1867). John and Susa had been married 7 years. James was divorced. Everyone in the household was born in Ohio. John's father was born in Pennsylvania, his mother in Germany. Susa's father was born in Ireland; her mother in Canada. James' father was born in Ireland; his mother in Canada. John and James were farmers. [Editorial Note: "Susa" was James McMahon's sister, Susan.]

      He's found in the 1910 census in Groton, Erie County, OH: DINING, William (55); wife Sarah (54); daughter Flora M. (32); James McMAHON (42; boarder). Everyone in the household was born in Ohio. William and Sarah had been married 35 years; this was the first marriage for both; Sarah was mother of 3 children, 2 of whom were living. William's parents were born in Ireland (English); Sarah's father was born in New York, her mother in Ohio; both of Flora's parents were born in Ohio; James' father was born in Ireland (English), his mother was born in Canada. William and James were farmers; Flora was a teacher.

      Obituary published in the Sandusky Star Journal on 2/25/1919: James McMahon Jr. passed away at his home south of Castalia at 6:30 o'clock Tuesday morning after an illness of one week with influenza, aged 52 years, and 14 days. Surviving him besides his widow, is one daughter, Sarahbetta, and one son Robert, two grandchildren, his father James McMahon, of Bellevue, six sisters and one brother. Funeral services will be held at the residence Thursday afternoon at 1 o'clock and interment will be made in Castalia cemetery. Services and burial will be private.

  • Sources 
    1. [S99] Certificate of Death, Ohio State File No. 10288.

    2. [S248] Marriage Record.