Catherine Rose McMahon

Catherine Rose McMahon

Female 1881 - 1958  (77 years)

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  • Name Catherine Rose McMahon  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
    Born 23 Apr 1881  Lyme Township (Bellevue), Huron County, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13
    Gender Female 
    Died 26 Apr 1958  Wakeman, Huron County, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 11, 12, 14
    Buried 29 Apr 1958  St. Mary's Catholic Cemetery, Wakeman, Huron County, OH Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I23  Larry and Carole King Murray Tree
    Last Modified 16 Jan 2018 

    Father Patrick McMahon,   b. 04 Mar 1845, Magheracloone Parish, County Monaghan, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Nov 1902, Lyme, Huron County, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 57 years) 
    Relationship Natural 
    Mother Catherine McCartney,   b. 22 Dec 1851, Milan, Erie County, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Aug 1918, Bellevue, Huron County, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years) 
    Relationship Natural 
    Married 30 Jan 1877  Milan, Erie County, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F3  Group Sheet

    Family James Lawrence Murray,   b. 04 Jun 1867, Wakeman, Huron County, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 01 Apr 1958, Norwalk, Huron County, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years) 
    Married 24 Oct 1905  Bellevue, Huron County, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location  [15
    Children 
     1. James Lawrence Murray, Jr.,   b. 19 Sep 1906, Wakeman, Huron County, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Sep 1965, Toledo, Lucas County, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 58 years)
     2. Robert Patrick Murray,   b. 19 Sep 1908, Wakeman, Huron County, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Feb 1999, Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years)
     3. George Leonard Murray,   b. 30 Jul 1910, Wakeman, Huron County, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 May 1990, Warrensville Heights, Cuyahoga, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)
     4. John Joseph Murray,   b. 08 May 1912, Wakeman, Huron County, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 03 Dec 1971  (Age 59 years)
     5. Paul Thomas Murray,   b. 06 Mar 1914, Wakeman, Huron County, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 May 1976, Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years)
     6. Mary Catherine Murray,   b. 25 Aug 1916, Wakeman, Huron County, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Nov 1996, Norwalk, Huron County, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)
     7. Louis Peter Murray,   b. 15 Oct 1918, Wakeman, Huron County, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Jul 2000, Elyria. Lorain County, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)
     8. Alfred Edward Murray,   b. 10 Dec 1920, Wakeman, Huron County, OH Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 03 Dec 1991, Parma, Cuyahoga County, OH Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years)
     9. Living Murray
    Last Modified 16 Jan 2018 
    Family ID F2  Group Sheet

  • Photos
    All of the children of Patrick and Catherine (McCartney) McMahon (except their youngest son, who was born and died in 1896)
    All of the children of Patrick and Catherine (McCartney) McMahon (except their youngest son, who was born and died in 1896)
    Catherine Rose (McMahon) and James Lawrence Murray on their 45th Wedding Anniversary
    Catherine Rose (McMahon) and James Lawrence Murray on their 45th Wedding Anniversary
    Wedding portrait of James Lawrence Murray and Catherine Rose McMahon
    Wedding portrait of James Lawrence Murray and Catherine Rose McMahon
    Best man: Mathias Paul Murray
    Maid of Honor: Margaret Martha McMahon

    Documents
    James L. and Catherine (McMahon) Murray records at St. Mary's Catholic Church, Wakeman, Huron County, Ohio
    James L. and Catherine (McMahon) Murray records at St. Mary's Catholic Church, Wakeman, Huron County, Ohio

  • Notes 
    • She's found in the 1900 Ohio census, in Lyme Township, Huron County, Ohio. The information given is: McMAHON, Pat, born March 1846; married 23 years; he was born in Ireland, as were both his parents; he immigrated to the U.S. in 1859 and has been in the country 41 years; his occupation is: farmer; wife Catherine, born Dec. 1847; married 23 years; mother of 8 children, all of whom were living. She was born in Ohio, both her parents were born in Ireland. Their chldren were: Thomas E. (born Aug. 1879); Julia (born Apr 1881); Margaret M. (born May 1883); Geo. J. (born Apr 1885); Peter L. (Jan 1888); Mary E. (Nov 1880). [Editorial Note: The Julia listed as a daughter born in April 1881 was probably daughter Catherine Rose, who was born on April 23, 1881. There is no record, other than this census, indicating that Patrick and Catherine had a daughter named Julia, born in 1881).

      She's found in the 1910 census living on Pleasant Street in Wakeman, Huron County, OH: MURRAY, James L. (42); wife Katherine R. (27); sons Lawrence J. (3) and Robert P. (1 6/12). James and Katherine had been married for five years. Katherine was the mother of two children, both of whom were living. Everyone in the household was born in Ohio. James and Katherine's parents were all born in Ireland. James was a house carpenter.

      She's found in the 1920 census in Wakeman, Huron County, OH: MURRY, James L. (52); wife Katherine R. (38); children James L. (13); Robert P. (11); George L. (9); John J. (7); Paul (5); Mary K. (3); and Lewis P. (1). James was a U. S. Post Master. According to his daughter, Ann, he was postmaster in Wakeman from 1914 to 1924.

      She's found in the 1930 census in Wakeman, Huron County, OH: MURRAY, James L. (62); wife Katherine R. (49); children Paul (16); Mary K. (13); Lewis P. (11); Alfred C. (9); and Ann (5). Everyone in the household was born in Ohio, as were their parents; except for James' parents and Catherine's father, where "Irish Free State" was given as place of birth. James' occupation was given as carpenter. The value of his home and property he owned was $4,000, which was actually the highest amount shown on that census page.

      She's found in the 1940 census at 148 Pearl Street in Wakeman Village, Huron County, OH: MURRY, James (72), wife Catherine (58); children Mary C. (23), Louis P. (21); Alfred E. (19); Anna M. (15). James and Catherine had completed 8th grade of school; Mary, Louis and Alfred the 4th year of high school and Anna her 1st year of high school. They had all been living in the same house five years prior. Louis was Assistant Postmaster; Alfred was an apprentice in a mortuary.

      Obituary published in the Bellevue Gazette 04-26-1958:
      Residents' Sister Dies in Wakeman
      Mrs. Catherine Murray, 77, Wakeman, O., died at her home at 6:15 a.m. this morning. She had been in failing health for several years. Her husband, James, passed away April 1.
      Mrs. Murray was born in Lyme Twp., April 26, 1881, the daughter of the late Patrick and Catherine McMahon.
      Surviving are two daughters, Mrs. Berton Keith and Miss Catherine Murray, both of Wakeman; seven sons, Lawrence, Toledo, Robert, George, Paul, and Joseph, all of Cleveland, Alfred, Brecksville, and Louis, Wakeman; 30 grandchildren; a brother, Thomas McMahon, rural Bellevue; four sisters, Mrs. Harry Ball, St. Rt. 4, Bellevue, Sister Mary Imelda, Elyria, Mrs. Louis Everett, Huron, and Mrs. A. T. Bick, Toledo. She was preceded in death by her parents, husband and two brothers.
      Friends may call after 1 p.m. Sunday at the Gerbert Funeral Home, Wakeman, O. Funeral arrangements will be annnounced.

      Obituary published in the Elyria Chronicle-Telegram Eylria 04-26-1958:
      DEATHS
      Mrs. Catherine R. Murray, Wakeman
      Mrs. Catherine R. Murray, 77, a resident of this community the greater part of her life, died early today in her home, 39 Pearl St., following a lingering illness. She had been bedridden the past six years.
      Born in Bellevue Apr. 23, 1881, she was a member of St. Mary's Catholic Church, here, the Rosary and Altar Society, and a charter member of the Blue Star Mothers Organization. Her husband, James, died Arp. 1.
      Surviving are two daughters, Miss Mary Catherine Murray, at home, and Mrs. Anna Keith, Wakeman; seven sons, Lawrence, Toledo, Robert and Joseph, both of Cleveland, George, Maple Heights, Paul, Lakewood; Louis, Wakeman, and Alfred, Brecksville; 30 grandchildren; four sisters, Sister Mary Imelda, Sisters of Charity, Eylria, Mrs. Lewis Everett, Sandusky, Mrs. Alfred Bick, Toledo, and Mrs. Harry Ball, Bellevue, and a brother Thomas McMahon, Bellevue.
      Friends may call at the Geber Funeral Home after 1 p.m.. EST., tomorrow, where the Rosary will be recited Monday at 8 p. m., EST. Services will be Monday at 10 a.m., EST., in St. Mary's Catholic Church with the Rev. Karl L. Burger, pastor, officiating. Burial will be in Wakeman St. Mary's Cemetery.

      Obituary, printed in the Fremont News Messenger on April 16, 1958, pg. 2, col. 2: DIES IN WAKEMAN Bellevue, O. -- Mrs. Catherine Murray, 77, Wakeman, O., sister of Thomas McMahon and Mrs. Harry Ball, rural Bellevue, died at her Wakeman home Saturday. Her husband, James, died April 1.

      Obituary, printed in the Fremont News Messenger on April 16, 1958, pg. 2, col. 2:
      DIES IN WAKEMAN
      Bellevue, O. -- Mrs. Catherine Murray, 77, Wakeman, O., sister of Thomas McMahon and Mrs. Harry Ball, rural Bellevue, died at her Wakeman home Saturday. Her husband, James, died April 1.

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