Delia Rodgers

Birth Name Delia Rodgers
Gender female
Age at Death 44 years, 4 months, 5 days

Events

Event Date Place Description Sources
Birth May 28, 1882 Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio, United States   1a 2a
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I didn't find a birth record for a Delia, but her death record says she was born May 28, 1882. There is this record of a Bridget Rodgers' birth on that day. Delia can be a nickname for Bridget:

May 28, 1882, Bridget Rogers, birth, parents: Edward and Anna Rogers, living on Harvard

"Ohio, County Births, 1841-2003," index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/X6HQ-NVD : accessed 27 Feb 2014), Bridget Rogers, 1882.

Residence May 28, 1882 Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio, United States Harvard St 3
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May 28, 1882, Bridget Rogers, birth, parents: Edward and Anna Rogers, living on Harvard

"Ohio, County Births, 1841-2003," index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/X6HQ-NVD : accessed 27 Feb 2014), Bridget Rogers, 1882.

Census (Daughter) June 15, 1900 Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio, United States 1900 Edward Rodgers household 2a
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1900 Federal Census, Ohio, Cuyahoga Co., 26th Ward of Cleveland.
Series T623, Roll 1257, page 177
renting at 2484 Elmo
June 15, 1900

Rodgers, Edward, head, Aug 1837, 62, M 50, born in Ireland, parents also, arrived 1867, naturalized, stationary engineer, married 30 years, not unemployed in past year
---------, Anne, wife, Oct 1845, 54, 10 children, 7 alive, born in Ireland, parents also, arrived 1870, married 30 years
--------, Nellie, dau, Aug 1877, 22, born in Ohio, forelady, not unemployed in past year
----------, Lucy, dau, Jun 1880, 19, born in Ohio, weaver, not unemployed in past year
---------, Delia, dau, May 1882, 18 born in Ohio, weaver, not unemployed in past year
McCracken, Anna, dau, Mar 1874, 26, widowed, 1 child, 1 alive, born in Ohio, parents in Ireland
-----, John, grandson, Oct 1892, 7, born in Ohio, parents also
Kelly, Patrick, grson, Dec 1885, 14, born in Ohio, father in Tennessee, mother in Ireland
Anderson, Eddie,grson, Aug 1888, 11, born in Ohio, father in W. Virginia, mother in Ireland
Fallon, Patrick, boarder, Oct 1869, 30, born in Ohio, father in Ireland, mother in Ohio, switchman
McNally, Patrick, boarder, Jan 1864, 36, born in Ireland, parents also, arrived 1887, Naturalized, married 7 years? or had been married 7 years and now a widower? information is overwritten, laborer (mill)

All old enough could read and write.

[Note the difference in the year that Edward says he arrived in the US and what Anna said. Did the census taker ask "When did you leave Ireland?" or "When did you arrive here?"]

"United States Census, 1900," index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/MMZF-V9Z : accessed 21 Feb 2014), Edward Rodgers, Precinct D Cleveland City Ward 26, Cuyahoga, Ohio, United States; citing sheet , family 265, NARA microfilm publication T623, FHL microfilm 1241257.

Residence (Daughter) June 15, 1900 Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio, United States 2484 Elmo 2a
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living at 2484 Elmo when the 1900 Census was taken. This became 4025 E. 89th after the Cleveland street reorganization in 1906.

Occupation June 15, 1900   weaver 2a
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working as a weaver when the 1900 census was taken

Census (Wife) April 16, 1910 Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio, United States 4023 East 93rd St 4a
Event Note

1910 Census, 18th Ward of Cleveland, Cuyahoga Co., Ohio.
Series T624, Roll 1173, page 138 E. D. 275, Sheet 2B.
April 16, 1910
At 4023 East 93rd St

O'Rourke, Patrick, 27, married 1x for 2 years, born in Ireland, parents also, arrived 1900, naturalized, occupation: street railroad conductor
O'Rourke, Delia, 27, married 1x for 2 years, 1 child, 1 alive, born in Ohio, parents in Ireland
O'Rourke, Margret, 4m, born in Ohio

 

Census (Wife) January 7, 1920 Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio, United States 9604 Harvard 5a
Death October 2, 1926 Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio, United States   1a
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Death Record:
Image at http://pilot.familysearch.org/recordsearch/
Ohio Department of Health, Division of Vital Statistics
Certificate of Death

Place of Death: St. Ann's Hospital, Cleveland
Usual Residence: 9604 Harvard, Cleveland, 15th Ward
Name of Deceased: Delia O'Rourke
Date of Death: 10-2-1926, 5 PM
Female, White, married.
Husband: Patk O'Rourke
Date of Birth: May 28, 1882
Age: 44
Occupation: Housework, at home
Birthplace: Cleveland, O.
Father: Edward Rogers, BP: Ireland
Mother: Ann Cunningham, BP: Ireland
Cause of Death: Post-partum hemorrhage
Contributory conditions: Placenta Praevia
Clinical test confirmed cause of death.
'attended deceased from Sept 30 to Oct 2, 1926. Last saw her alive on O ct 2, 1926'
Doctor: S. A. Young, 8200 Harvard
Burial: Oct 5, 1926, Calvary Cemetery
Funeral Director: John P. McGael?, 8315 Harvard
Informant: Patrick O'Rourke, 9604 Harvard, Cleveland

According to her niece Lucy (O'Rourke) Hamilton, Delia was waked holding the child that she lost in her arms.

General

Cleveland Necrology File online has this for Delia Rodgers:
Id#: 0265446
Name: O'Rourke, Delia
Date: Oct. 4, 1926
Source: Source unknown
O'Rourke-Delia (nee Rogers)(Rodgers), beloved wife of Patrick O'Rourke, at her residence, 9604 Harvard avenue. Funeral Tuesday. Services at Holy Name church at 10 a. m.

Burial October 5, 1926 Calvary Cemetery, Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio, United States   1a
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Cleveland Necrology File online has this for Delia Rodgers:
Id#: 0265446
Name: O'Rourke, Delia
Date: Oct. 4, 1926
Source: Source unknown
O'Rourke-Delia (nee Rogers)(Rodgers), beloved wife of Patrick O'Rourke, at her residence, 9604 Harvard avenue. Funeral Tuesday. Services at Holy Name church at 10 a. m.

Parents

Relation to main person Name Birth date Death date Relation within this family (if not by birth)
Father Edward “Ned” RodgersAugust 30, 1838November 16, 1916
Mother Ann CunninghamOctober 3, 1845September 28, 1925
    Sister     Mary Rodgers February 23, 1866 November 11, 1897
    Brother     Hugh Rodgers about January 12, 1868 August 12, 1869
    Brother     William J Rodgers July 29, 1870 April 23, 1915
    Sister     Ann E Rodgers March 3, 1873 October 28, 1950
    Sister     Margaret Rodgers August 20, 1874 September 24, 1943
    Sister     Catherine Rodgers May 1, 1877 April 18, 1966
    Sister     Helen Beatrice Rodgers August 9, 1878 April 25, 1954
    Sister     Lucy T Rodgers June 7, 1880 October 12, 1970
         Delia Rodgers May 28, 1882 October 2, 1926

Families

Family of Patrick Joseph O'Rourke and Delia Rodgers

Married Husband Patrick Joseph O'Rourke ( b. July 13, 1881 d. June 18, 1934 )
   
Event Date Place Description Sources
Marriage June 19, 1907 Cuyahoga County, Ohio, United States   6a 7
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Marriage Record, Cuyahoga County
19 June 1907
Patrick O'Rourke and Delia Rogers
married by J T Carroll

[J T Carroll was at Holy Name Parish]

Delia Rodgers and Pat O'Rourke were married on the same day as her sister Lucy Rodgers married Matthew Sloan, June 19, 1907.

  Children
Name Birth Date Death Date
Margaret O'RourkeDecember 25, 1909June 28, 1919
Lucy Ann O'RourkeDecember 20, 1911December 2, 1994
Elizabeth O'Rourkeabout 1914September 24, 1967
Patricia O'RourkeMarch 29, 1916February 22, 2001
child O'RourkeOctober 2, 1926October 2, 1926

Source References

  1. Ohio Deaths, 1908-1953
      • Page: File# 60267, Delia O'Rourke.
      • Confidence: Very High
  2. 1900 United States Federal Census
      • Page: Cleveland, Ward 18, ED 70, sheet 6, family 133
      • Citation:

        "United States Census, 1900," index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/MMZM-R5N : 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.

  3. Ohio Births and Christenings, 1821-1962
  4. 1910 United States Federal Census
      • Page: Cleveland, Ward 18, page 138 E. D. 275, Sheet 2B
      • Citation:

        "United States Census, 1910," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:ML8G-NGG : accessed 13 November 2018), Patrick O'Rourke, Cleveland Ward 18, Cuyahoga, Ohio, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) ED 275, sheet 2B, family 36, NARA microfilm publication T624 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1982), roll 1173; FHL microfilm 1,375,186.

  5. National Archives and Records Administration: 1920 United States Census
      • Page: Cleveland, Ohio, ED 294, sheet 8B, line 87, family 163
      • Citation:

        "United States Census, 1920," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MDRY-3J3 : accessed 13 November 2018), Patrick O'Rourke, Cleveland Ward 15, Cuyahoga, Ohio, United States; citing ED 294, sheet 8B, line 87, family 163, NARA microfilm publication T625 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1992), roll 1367; FHL microfilm 1,821,367.

  6. Cuyahoga County Marriage Index
      • Page: Volume 67, page 197.
      • Confidence: Very High
  7. Ohio Marriage Index