Ellen M. O'Rourke

Birth Name Ellen M. O'Rourke
Gender female
Age at Death 93 years, 8 months, 15 days

Events

Event Date Place Description Sources
Birth November 16, 1905 Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio, United States   1a
Census April 15, 1910 Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio, United States 3987 East 89th Street 2a
General

1910 Federal Census, Ohio, Cuyahoga Co., 18th Ward of Cleveland.
Series T624, Roll 1173, page 80 Enum. Dist 270, Sheet 3A supplement.
renting at 3987 East 89th Street:

O'Rourke, William, 36, married 1x, for 5 years, born in Ireland, parents also, arrived in 1900, naturalized, craneman in steel works
O'Rourke, Anna, 37, married 2x, this time for 5yrs, 4 children, 4 alive, born in Ohio, parents in Ireland
O'Rourke, Ellen, 4
O'Rourke, Mary, 3
O'Rourke, Willie, 1 6/12
all children born in Ohio

 

"United States Census, 1910," index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/ML8P-9DH : accessed 30 Oct 2013), William Orourke, Cleveland Ward 18, Cuyahoga, Ohio, United States; citing sheet , family 5, NARA microfilm publication T624, FHL microfilm 1375186.

Census January 1, 1920 Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio, United States 8005 Finney 3a
General

1920 Census 15th Ward of Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio
Series T625, Roll 1367, Page 15A, E. D. 296.
[At 8005 Finney [the census says 8605, but the next house is 8001. The 1922 City Directory has them at 8005 Finney.]

[Indexed as "Williams Owarke" at ancestry.com and familysearch.org]

O'Rourke, William, 45, arrived 1899, nat 1905, pourer in a steel mill
-----------, Anna, 46
----------, Ellen, 14
-----------, Mary, 12
--------, William, 11
-----------, Anna, 9
----------, Tresa, 7
-----------, Lucy, 5 10/12
----------, Bessy, 4 5/12
-----------, Reta, 8/12
All birth locations were correct.

"United States Census, 1920," index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/MDRY-CY2 : accessed 28 Oct 2013), Williams Owarke, Cleveland Ward 15, Cuyahoga, Ohio, United States; citing sheet , family 267, NARA microfilm publication T625, FHL microfilm 1821367.

Residence between 1925 and 1926 Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio, United States 8005 Finney av 4
General

1925 City Directory
O'Rourke Ellen clerk St Mary's Seminary Fund r 8005 Finney av
O'Rourke Mary biller r 8005 Finney av
O'Rourke William repairman h 8005 Finney av

1926 City Directory
O'Rourke William repairman h 8005 Finney av
O'Rourke Ellen stenographer St Mary's Seminary Fund r 8005 Finney av
O'Rourke Mary C clk Calvary Cemetery r 8005 Finney av

Residence 1928 Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio, United States 9340 Harvard av 4
General

1928 City Directory
O'Rourke Wm repair h 9340 Harvard av
O'Rourke Wm E timekeeper r 9340 Harvard av
O'Rourke Ellen stenographer r 9340 Harvard av
O'Rourke Mary C clerk Calvary Cemetery r 9340 Harvard av

Census April 1, 1930 Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio, United States 9340 Harvard 3a
General

1930 Federal Census, Ohio, Cuyahoga Co., 15th Ward of Cleveland.
Series T626, Roll 1770 Enum. Dist 18-292, Sheet 3A.
Renting at 9340 Harvard, for $50/month.

O'Rourke, William 56, mechanic, railway, born in Northern Ireland to parents born in Northern Ireland, arrived in 1900, naturalized
-----, Anna 57, born in Ohio to parents born in Northern Ireland
-----, Ellen 24, Stenographer, office
-----, Mary 23, Stenographer, cemetery office
-----, William 21, Timekeeper, punching (?), plant
-----, Ann 19, Stenographer, barrel mfg.
-----, Theresa 17
-----, Lucy 16
-----, Betty 14
-----, Rita 11

Note: 1930 was the first US Census after the partition of Ireland and therefore the first to distinguish between the Irish Free State and Northern Ireland for places of birth.

"United States Census, 1930," index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/X43D-XCB : accessed 28 Oct 2013), William Orourke, Cleveland (Districts 251-500), Cuyahoga, Ohio, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 0292, sheet , family 8, NARA microfilm publication

Census April 1, 1940 Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio, United States 16112 Scottsdale 5a
General

1940 Census, Ward 30, Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio
Series T627, District 92-785, sheet 1B, family 22
own the house worth $6000 at 16112 Scottsdale

Nicholas Guarnieri, 35, born in Ohio, worked 48 hours last week in private or non-emergency government work, as an office supervisor in a walyard [?] Last year he worked 52 weeks for $1704.
Ellen Guarnieri, 34, born in Ohio, was not working.

Ellen provided the information. Both had completed four years of high school. They had lived in the same house in 1935.

"United States Census, 1940," index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/KWRM-SKB : accessed 30 Oct 2013), Nicholas Guarnieri, Ward 30, Cleveland City, Cleveland City, Cuyahoga, Ohio, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 92-785, sheet 1B, family 22, NARA digital publication of T627, roll 3234.

Census (Wife) April 3, 1950 Cleveland Heights, Cuyahoga County, Ohio, United States 1048 Hereford Road 6a
Event Note

1950 Census Cleveland Heights, Cuyahoga County, Ohio, ED 93-23
April 3, 1950
at 1048 Hereford Road
[indexed at ancestry.com as Giannieri]

Nicholas Guarnieri, 45, unable to work, building contractor, house building, own business, did not work last week
Ellen M Guarnieri, 44,
both born in Ohio

for Nick: was not in this same house a year ago. parents born in US, completed 11 years of school. worked 33 weeks last year for $9173. not a veteran

Residence 1999 Mayfield Heights, Cuyahoga County, Ohio, United States Mayfield Hts  
Death August 1, 1999 Mayfield Heights, Cuyahoga County, Ohio, United States   1a
General

Name: Ellen M Guarnieri
Death Date: 3 Aug 1999
Birth: 18 Nov 1905, Cleveland
Female, white, widowed
Residence City: Mayfield Heights
Hospital of Death: Hillcrest Hospital
City of Death: Mayfield Heights
County of Death: Cuyahoga
Certificate: 064633
Age at Death: 93
Autopsy: No Autopsy performed
Method of Disposition: Burial
Filing Date: 18 Aug 1999
Hospital Status: Hospital/Inpatient
Injury in Ohio: Yes
Type Place of Injury: Unspecified Place
Father's Surname: O'rourke
Mother's Maiden Name: Rogers
Education: 1 year college

"Ohio, Death Index, 1908-1932, 1938-1944, and 1958-2007," index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/VKVS-FQQ : accessed 27 Feb 2014), Ellen M Guarnieri, 1999.

Burial August 7, 1999 All Souls Cemetery, Chardon, Geauga County, Ohio, United States   7 8
General

GUARNIERI
Ellen M. Guarnieri (nee O'Rourke), age 93. Beloved wife of the late Nicholas J; dear sister of Theresa O'Rourke, Betsy Sackerson, and the late William O'Rourke, John McCracken, Mary Murphy, Lucy Hamilton, Rita Kollin and Ann Telzrow. The family would appreciate contributions to the Society of the Propagation of the Faith, 1031 Superior Ave., Cleveland, OH 44114 or St. Francis Assisi Church, 6850 Mayfield Rd., Gates Mills, OH 44040. Funeral Mass Saturday Aug. 7 at St. Francis Assisi Church at 10:30 a.m. Interment All Souls Cemetery. The family will receive friends the Joseph C. Schulte & Mahon-Murphy Funeral Home, 5252 Mayfield Rd., Lyndhurst (between Richmond and Brainard), one hour prior to Mass time.
The Cleveland Plain Dealer 06 Aug, 1999, pg. 6 sec. B Death Notice
Death notice from Rootsweb file "Rich & Joyce O'Keefe Family Trees," by Rich O'Keefe, JnROKeefe@aol.com.

Parents

Relation to main person Name Birth date Death date Relation within this family (if not by birth)
Father William O'RourkeJanuary 23, 1874February 20, 1967
Mother Ann E RodgersMarch 3, 1873October 28, 1950
         Ellen M. O'Rourke November 16, 1905 August 1, 1999
    Sister     Mary C. O'Rourke March 25, 1907 January 18, 1962
    Brother     William P. O'Rourke October 5, 1908 February 1, 1997
    Sister     Ann O'Rourke September 22, 1910 June 21, 1999
    Sister     Theresa H O'Rourke January 5, 1913 March 28, 2002
    Sister     Lucy Collette O'Rourke March 28, 1914 June 9, 1985
    Sister     Elizabeth J O'Rourke September 11, 1915 May 8, 2008
    Sister     Rita M O'Rourke June 28, 1918 October 16, 1965

Families

Family of Nicholas J. Guarnieri and Ellen M. O'Rourke

Married Husband Nicholas J. Guarnieri ( b. March 25, 1905 d. August 2, 1960 )
   
Event Date Place Description Sources
Marriage June 21, 1930     7

Source References

  1. Social Security Administration: Social Security Death Index
      • Confidence: Very High
  2. 1910 United States Federal Census
      • Page: 18th Ward of Cleveland, Series T624, Roll 1173, page 80, ED 270, Sheet 3A
  3. National Archives and Records Administration: 1930 United States Census
      • Page: Cleveland, ED 397, sheet 11B, line 56, family 12
  4. Cleveland City Directories
  5. 1940 United States Census
      • Citation:

        "United States Census, 1940," index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/KW57-VC3 : accessed 08 Nov 2013), Joseph Salek, Ward 8, Cleveland City, Cleveland City, Cuyahoga, Ohio, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 92-174, sheet 8B, family 233, NARA digital publication of T627, roll 3210.

  6. 1950 United States Census
      • Page: Cleveland Heights, Cuyahoga County, Ohio, ED 93-23
      • Citation:

        https://www.ancestry.com/discoveryui-content/view/206537381:62308?_phsrc=tFw85&_phstart=successSource&gsfn=nicholas&gsln=g*&ml_rpos=2&queryId=e9a7a22971f5b717e32c745fa3410929

  7. family information
  8. Cleveland Public Library: Cleveland News Index and Necrology File