John O'Dea

M, b. 24 October 1887, d. 12 January 1958
Father*Patrick O'Dea b. 15 Mar 1840, d. 2 Jan 1923
Mother*Margaret Hourigan b. b 1847, d. 18 May 1927
Last Edited=21 Mar 2014
     John O'Dea was born on 24 October 1887 in Milltown in the Parish of Aglishcormick, County Limerick, Ireland; Godparents were William O'Meara and Margaret English. He married Julia Carey on 27 January 1918 in New York, Manhattan, New York, United States; It does not appear that John and Julia had any children.1 John O'Dea died on 12 January 1958 in New York, New York, United States, at age 70.
     He emigrated on 6 September 1907 from Queenstown, County Cork, Ireland; The emigration record indicates that Bridget and her brother John originated from Kilteely in County Limerick.2 He immigrated on 14 September 1907 to New York, New York; John and his sister Bridget arrived in New York on the Celtic originating out of Queenstown (Cobh), Ireland.2 He appeared on the census of 1 January 1915 in the household of Patrick John Ryan in New York, Bronx, New York, United States; The family is living at Weiher Court in the Bronx. Patrick is a motorman, Margaret is keeping house, her brother William is a salesman, her sister Bridie is a dressmaker, her brother John is a laborer and the other children are all at home.3 John O'Dea appeared on the census of 27 January 1920 in New York, Manhattan, New York; John's occupation is listed as a bolter in a shipyard.4 He appeared on the census of 12 April 1930 in New York, Manhattan, New York; John's occupation is listed as a bridgeman at a plant station.5 He appeared on the census of 8 April 1940 in New York, Manhattan, New York; John's occupation is listed as a laborer in the Department of Public Works.6

Family: Julia Carey b. 1887

Citations

  1. [S8] New York, New York, Marriage Indexes 1866-1937: Certificate #2920.
  2. [S17] New York, Passenger Lists, 1820-1957: Microfilm Serial: T715; Microfilm Roll: 988; Line: 13; Page Number: 162.
  3. [S7] January 1, 1915 Census Record, unknown repository address, New York State Archives; Albany, New York; State Population Census Schedules, 1915; Election District: 34; Assembly District: 33; City: New York; County: Bronx; Page: 48.
  4. [S9] January 27, 1920 Census Record, unknown repository address.
  5. [S10] April 12, 1930 Census Record, unknown repository address.
  6. [S11] April 8, 1940 Census Record, unknown repository address.