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Posted November 18, 2004

 

Brick Wall Ė John LENAHAN missing after 1888?

 

Found:

1880 Federal Census Lowell, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, ED 459  Page 22

Ancestry.com Index: John LANAHAN

John is living at house number 45 Hudson St, here is the Census information:

 

Name

Sex

Age

Relationship to Head of Household

Single

Married

Occupation

Cannot Read

Cannot Write

Birthplace

Birthplace of Father

Birthplace of Mother

Lanahan, John

M

47

 

 

/

Stone Cutter

 

 

Ireland

Ireland

Ireland

Maria

F

40

Wife

 

/

Keeping House

/

/

Ireland

Ireland

Ireland

Mary E.

F

9

Daughter

/

 

At School

 

 

Mass

Ireland

Ireland

Adaline

F

5

Daughter

/

 

At School

 

 

Mass

Ireland

Ireland

Farrell, Bridget

F

35

Sister

/

 

Woolen Mill

 

/

Ireland

Ireland

Ireland

Fogerty, Rose

F

34

 

/

 

Servent

 

 

Ireland

Ireland

Ireland

 

John LONOHAN married Maria Eliza Farrell on June 27, 1867 at St. Patrickís Church, Lowell, Massachusetts

In the 1880 Census,  Bridget Farrell is Mariaís sister, not Johnís.

Adeline Josephine is Tedís Grandmother.

 

In 1888 in the Lowell City Directory it lists a John LINNEHAN, 45 Hudson St.

In 1889 in the Lowell City Directory it lists a Maria LINNEHAN, widow of John, 45 Hudson St.

 

BRICKWALL:

Ted has not been able to find a Death record for John and he is not buried in the Family Grave.

 

Additional information:

Per the 1880 Census:

Johnís Date of Birth would be about 1833

 

Alternative Spellings: LANAHAN, LENAHAN, LENEHAN, LINAHAN, LINNEHAN, LONOHAN

 

Does anyone have any ideas of where else to look or things that they have tried?

 

Please send your replies and or questions to the GLGC email and I will forward them on to Ted OíToole and post some of your suggestions.

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