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Catherine Harrington[1, 2]
Female 1828 - 1912

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  • Birth  10 Jul 1822  Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Birth  Abt 1828  Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender  Female 
    Burial  Mt. Olivet Cemetery Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census  1850  West Brookfield, Worcester, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Census  1855  West Brookfield, Worcester, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census  1870  Worcester, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census  1900  Chicago, Cook, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Census  1910  Chicago, Cook, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Died  6 Mar 1912  Chicago, Cook, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7, 8
    Buried  8 Mar 1912  Mt. Olivet Cemetery Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID  I1094  West Brookfield Families
    Last Modified  03 Jun 2021 
     
    Family 1  Thomas Carey,   b. Abt 1828, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Jan 1909, Chicago, Cook, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. John Carey,   b. Abt 1854, West Brookfield, Worcester, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Jul 1907, Chicago, Cook, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Daniel Carey,   b. Abt 1856, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Oct 1891, Chicago, Cook, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Patrick Carey,   b. 16 Feb 1861, West Brookfield, Worcester, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Apr 1900, Chicago, Cook, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Mary Carey,   b. 14 Feb 1852, West Brookfield, Worcester, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Feb 1944, Chicago, Cook, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. Thomas Carey,   b. 12 Dec 1859, West Brookfield, Worcester, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Sep 1925, Los Angeles, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. Catherine Carey,   b. 5 Sep 1863, West Brookfield, Worcester, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Sep 1927, Chicago, Cook, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Family ID  F632  Group Sheet
     
    Family 2  Daniel Harrington 
    Children 
     1. Michael Harrington,   b. 28 Sep 1848, Fall River, Bristol, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Jan 1930, Chicago, Cook, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Family ID  F4429  Group Sheet
     
  • Notes 
    • Family member hypothesizes that Catherine Uinew was Catherine Harrington. Reasoning that Uineu should have been Uonhi which may have been changed to Harrington.
      Marriage of DANIEL HARRINGTON of THERNHILL and CATHERINE UINEU of NR on 31 January 1846
      Area - KERRY (RC) , Parish/Church/Congregation - CASTLETOWNBERE

      DANIEL HARRINGTON of Thernhill son of ____ Harrington, and Catherine Uineu , witnesses John Regan and John Harrington [Probably Thornhill]

      Death record from Chicago for a Catherine Carey daughter of Daniel Harrington and Josephine Shannon who died in Chicago on March 6, 1912. Informant was Joe O'Rourke.
      Born July 10, 1822 in Ireland.

      Catherine was enumerated with her daughter Catherine O'Rourke in both the 1900 and 1910 census.

      1880 census for Worcester, MA has Catherine Corey and Mary, John F., Daniel, Thos., Patrick and Catherine. The elder Thomas is not living in the household.
     
  • Sources 
    1. [S1191] Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841-1910, (Name: New England Historic Genealogical Society; Location: Boston, Massachusetts; Date: 2004;), West Brookfield Births 1861 and 1863.
      Catherine's maiden name is stated as Harrington in the birth records of her son Patirck and daughter Catherine.

    2. [S1005] Illinois Cook County Deaths, 1878 - 1922, (Name: familysearch.org;).
      Catherine's death record names her father as Daniel Harrington.

    3. [S558] Cindy Roudebush.
      Cook County, Illinois Death index, 1878-1922 for Catherine Carey
      It lists her birthdate as 10 July 1822

    4. [S31] 1850 United States Census, West Brookfield, Worcester County, MA, (Name: Sept. 1850;).
      Catherine Harrington, age 23, born Ireland, living in household of Philip and Julia Harding [Harrington]. and 2 yr. old child Michael Harrington, b. MA; as well as Charlotte Rawson, age 86, b. MA

    5. [S173] 1900 United States Census, Lake Town, Ward 29, Chicago, Cook, IL, (Name: Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2004.;), ED 887, Sheet 6A, stamped page No.238.
      June 5, 1900, Line 8 , 4325 South Monroe St., Dw. 53, family 80.
      Carey, Catherine, age 75, mother, b. Ireland, married 50 years, 10 children, 6 living, came to US in 1845. Living in household of widowed daughter Catherine O'Roark.

    6. [S222] 1910 United States Census, Chicago, Ward 31, IL, (Name: Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2006;), ED 1326, Sheet 5B.
      15 April 1910
      1605 Garfield Blvd. Dw. 73, Family 113, Line 76
      Carey, Catherine, mother, age 87, Widowed, born Ireland, mother of 10, 4 living. Enumerated in household of Catherine O'Rourke.

    7. [S1007] Illinois Deaths and Stillbirths, 1916-1947, (Name: familysearch.org;).
      Death record from Chicago for a Catherine Carey daughter of Daniel Harrington and Josephine Shannon who died in Chicago on March 6, 1912. Informant was Joe O'Rourke.
      Born July 10, 1822 in Ireland.


    8. [S1374] Obituary of Mrs. Catherine Carey, Chicago Daily Tribune, 7 March 1912..
      "Mrs. Catherine Carey, mother of former Ald. Thomas Carey, who died yesterday, will be buried tomorrow morning from St. Basil's church ..."