John J McHugh

Birth Name John J McHugh
Gender male
Age at Death 67 years, 10 months, 22 days


1900; Census Place: Cleveland Ward 17, Cuyahoga, Ohio; Roll: 1254; Page: 16B; Enumeration District: 63
at 203 Croton Ave., SE [ran from E 27th to E 40th]

John Mchugh 30,Sept 1869, married for 2 yrs, born in Ireland, parents also, arrived 1895, an alien, day laborer
Margaret Mchugh 27, Dec 1872, 1 child, 1 alive, born in Ireland, parents also, arrived 1893,
Kate Mchugh 1/12, Apr 1900

Naturalization Card Index, Ohio Naturalizations, at
McHugh, John
203 Croton, Cleveland, Ohio
Petition No. 18283
Courlt: Com.Pleas, Cuy. Co
Countryof allegiance: Great Britain
Born: June 24, 1871
Arrived: June 24, 1887
Naturalized: Nov 2, 1900

Declaration of Intention to become a citizen
October 27, 1900
I, John McHugh, ... will support the constitition ... renounce allegiance to ... Queen Victoria ...
sworn ... before the Deputy Clerk, Common Pleas Court, Cuyahoga County, Ohio

Signed John Mchugh
[his signature. note no capital "H"]

Petition for Naturalization, #18283
Court of Common Pleas, Cuyahoga County, Ohio
John McHugh
an alien, subject of Ireland
born in Ireland on or about 24th of June 1871
arrived 24th of Jun 1887
on 27th of Oct 1900 declared his intention to become a citizen,
the certificate of such declaration being attached; now on file in this Court and being No. 6846 (under 18 years)
he is by occupation a laborer and
now resides at 203 Croton, Cleveland, Ohio

Signed John Mchugh
[his signature. note no capital "H"]

cover page of file says:
Petition for Naturalization Granted Nov 2, 1900

1910; Census Place: Cleveland Ward 12, Cuyahoga, Ohio; Roll: T624_1170; Page: 5B; Enumeration District: 0202;
at 3115 Scovill

John Mchugh 38, married 1x for 13 yrs, born in Ireland, parents also, arrived 1894, naturalized, stoker, blast furnace
Margaret Mchugh 36, 4 children, 4 alive, born in Ireland, parents also, arrived 1894
Kathrine Mchugh 9
Margaret Mchugh 8
Helen Mchugh 6
John Mchugh Jr 1 7/12

1930; Census Place: Cleveland, Cuyahoga, Ohio; Roll: 1774; Page: 8B; Enumeration District: 374
owns the home worth $3000 at 9008 Birchdale, doesn't own a radio

John J Mchugh 62, born in Irish Free State, parents also, foreman, steel and wire
Margaret Mchugh 56, born in Irish Free State, parents also,
Andrew Mchugh 18, born in Ohio

Death Record
John J McHugh
died May 16, 1939 at home, 9008 Birchdale, Cleveland
age 71y, 10m
born July 7, 1867, in Ireland, son of Andrew McHugh and Catherine O'Malley, both born in Ireland
widowed. Wife: Margaret O'Mally
occupation: foreman, American Steel and Wire
cause of death: broncho pneumonia
buried: May 20, 1939, Calvary Cemetery, from J & D Mahon, 13201 Euclid
informant: Catherine M Sands, 9008 Birchdale

Cleveland Necrology File, Reel #053.
Id#: 0219407
Name: McHugh, John J.
Date: May 19 1939
Source: Source unknown; Cleveland Necrology File, Reel #053.
Notes: McHugh: John J., beloved husband of the late Margaret (nee O'Malley), dear father of Catherine M. Sands, Helen M. Burke, Andrew J. and the late Margaret M. Murphy and John; brother of Patrick H.; Tuesday, May 16, 1939, at his residence, 9008 Birchdale ave. Funeral Saturday, May 20. St. Agnes' Church, at 10 a. m.


Event Date Place Description Sources
Birth June 24, 1871 Ireland   1

His death record, with his daughter Katherine as informant, said he was born July 7, 1867. When he was naturalized, he said he was born Jul 27, 1871 and was under 18 when he arrived in the US in 1887.

Immigration June 24, 1887     1
Naturalization November 1, 1900 Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio, United States   1
Death May 16, 1939 Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio, United States   2
Burial May 20, 1939 Calvary Cemetery, Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio, United States   2


Relation to main person Name Birth date Death date Relation within this family (if not by birth)
Father Andrew McHugh
Mother Catherine O'Malley
         John J McHugh June 24, 1871 May 16, 1939
    Brother     Patrick H McHugh


Family of John J McHugh and Margaret O'Malley

Married Wife Margaret O'Malley ( b. December 1872 d. January 4, 1934 )
Event Date Place Description Sources
Marriage about 1898     3a
Name Birth Date Death Date
Katherine M McHughApril 19, 1901July 2, 1964
Margaret M McHughMarch 13, 1903March 18, 1938
Helen M McHughFebruary 27, 1904December 13, 1991
John McHughAugust 15, 1908May 21, 1917
Andrew John McHughSeptember 11, 1911December 2, 1996

Source References

  1. Ohio County Naturalization Records, 1800-1977
  2. Ohio Deaths, 1908-1953
  3. 1900 United States Federal Census
      • Page: Cleveland, Ward 18, ED 70, sheet 6, family 133
      • Citation:

        "United States Census, 1900," index and images, FamilySearch ( : accessed 17 Feb 2014), Jas Mcaney in household of Lizzie Welch, Precinct D Cleveland City Ward 18, Cuyahoga, Ohio, United States; citing sheet , family 133, NARA microfilm publication T623, FHL microfilm 1241254.