Lucy T Rodgers

Birth Name Lucy T Rodgers
Nick Name Luce
Gender female
Age at Death 90 years, 4 months, 5 days

Narrative

Later in life Lucy Sloan lived with her daughter Lucy "Pete" Henry and her family on or near E. 189th St. off Harvard.

Events

Event Date Place Description Sources
Birth June 7, 1880 Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio, United States   1 2a
General

June 7, 1880, Lucy Rogers, born in Cleveland
parents: Edward Rogers and Ann, residing in the 18th ward

 

Census (Daughter) June 15, 1900 Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio, United States 1900 Edward Rodgers household 3a
General

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.

Occupation June 15, 1900   weaver 3a
General

working as a weaver when the 1900 census was taken

Census (Wife) April 18, 1910 Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio, United States 4073 East 78th St 4a
Event Note

1910 Census, Ward 18, Cleveland
ED 277, Sheet 3A
at 4073 East 78th St
April 18, 1910

Matthew Sloan, 31, married 2 years, born in Ireland, parents also, arrived 1900, naturalized, stationery engineer, steel mill
Lucy Sloan, 29, married 2 years, 1 child, 1 alive, born in Ohio, parents in Ireland
Susie Sloan, 0, born in Ohio

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Residence 1919 Cuyahoga County, Ohio, United States 4025 East 89th 5a
Event Note

1919 Cleveland City Directory
Lucy Sloan, widow of Matthew resides 4025 East 89th

Census (Sister) January 3, 1920 Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio, United States 4025 East 89th 6a
General

1920 Census Ward 15, Cleveland, Cuyahoga Co., Ohio, Series T625, Roll 1367, Page 97, ED 293, Sheet 3A, January 3, 1920

household 36
owns the mortgaged home at 4025 East 89th St.
Margaret Cushing, Head, 45, Widowed, born in Ohio parents in Ireland, no occupation
Helen Cushing, daughter, 23, single, born in Ohio, father in Pennsylvania, mother in Ohio, coal clerk, office
Anna M Cushing, daughter, 21, born in Ohio, father in Pennsylvania, mother in Ohio, typist, office
Alice Cushing, daughter, 20, single, born in Ohio, father in Pennsylvania, mother in Ohio, mender, woolen mills
Lucy Sloan, sister, 39, widowed, born in Ohio parents in Ireland, operator, telephone
Susie Sloan, niece, 10, born in Ohio, father in Ireland, mother in Ohio
Anna M Sloan, niece, 9, born in Ohio, father in Ireland, mother in Ohio
Matthew Sloan, nephew 7, born in Ohio, father in Ireland, mother in Ohio
Lucy Sloan, niece, 3y 10m, born in Ohio, father in Ireland, mother in Ohio
Anna Rodgers, mother, 74, widowed, born in Ireland, native language English, same for parents. Arrived 1871, Naturalized 1876, no occupation
Grace Rodgers, niece, 20, single, born in Ohio, father in England, mother in Ohio, stenographer, office
Coletta Rodgers, niece, 15, single, born in Ohio, father in England, mother in Ohio, school
Con Keating, boarder, 64, widowed, born in Ohio parents in Ireland, heater, steel mill

Coletta and Grace are Anna's son William's daughters.
All who were asked could read and write and speak English. All were wage workers, not salaried or self-employed.

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Residence 1928 Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio, United States 4023 East 89th 5b
Event Note

1928 Cleveland City Directory
Lucy Sloan (widow of Matthew) phone operator, home at 4023 East 89th
Susan Sloan typist, lives at 4023 East 89th

The 1929 and 1930 directories are incomplete and do not include Sloan listings.

 

Census (Head) April 7, 1930 Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio, United States 4084 East 108th 7a
Event Note

1930 Census Cleveland, Cuyahoga, Ohio
Series T626, Roll 1771, Page 7B, E. D. 300.
April 7, 1930
renting for $45/mo at 4084 E 108th. owns a radio

Sloane, Lucy T., 48, widow, born in Ohio, parents in Ireland, occupation: telephone operator, hotel
Sloane, Susan H, 21, single, bookkeeper, wholesale grocery born in Ohio, father in Ireland, mother in Ohio
Sloane, Anna M , 19, single, operator, telephone company, born in Ohio, father in Ireland, mother in Ohio
Sloane, Mathew A., 17, single, born in Ohio, father in Ireland, mother in Ohio, no occupation
Sloane, Lucilla, 14, single, born in Ohio, father in Ireland, mother in Ohio
O Rourke, Betty, 18, single, niece, comptometer operator, retail store, born in Ohio, father in Ireland, mother in Ohio

[Betty O'Rourke is the daughter of Lucy's sister Delia (Rodgers) O'Rourke]

Residence (Head) 1940 Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio, United States 12508 Miles Avenue 5c
Event Note

1940 Cleveland City Directory
Sloan Lucy T (widow of Matthew) home 12508 Miles av
Sloan Lucy E compt opr residence 12508 Miles av
Sloan Matthew A driver residence 12508 Miles av

 

Census (Head) April 10, 1940 Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio, United States 12506 Miles Ave 8a
Event Note

1940; Census Place: Cleveland, Cuyahoga, Ohio; Roll: T627_3218; Page: 6B; Enumeration District: 92-398.
April 10, 1940
at 12506 Miles Ave

[this has to be Mrs Matthew Sloan.]

Matt A Sloan 59, head, widowed, 8 yrs school, no occupation
Mathew Sloan 28, son, single, truck driver, general trucking co. 40 hrs last week, but no work in 1939
Lucy Sloan 24, daughter, single, comptometer, stove mfg, 40 hrs last week, 52 weeks last year
Betty O'Rourke 26, niece, single, comptometer, stove mfg, 40 hrs last week, 52 weeks last year

all born in Ohio
all lived in the same house in 1935
all the younger ones had 4 years of HS

Death October 12, 1970 Garfield Heights, Cuyahoga County, Ohio, United States   1
General

Obituary index
Name: Sloan, Lucy T.
Date: Oct 14 1970
Source: Cleveland Press

Notes: Sloan. Lucy T. Sloan, beloved wife of the late Matthew, mother of Sue Toomey, Anna McNamara, Mathew Sloan and Lucy Henry, grandmother and great-grandmother. Funeral Thursday, Oct. 15. Services at St. Timothy Church at 10 a.m. Friends may call at The Lester J. Gallagher Funeral Home, 9015 Miles Ave., 2-5 And 7-10 P.M. Wednesday. Please omit flowers.

Lucy SLOAN
Birth Date: 7 Jun 1880
Death Date: 15 Oct 1970
State or Territory Where Number Was Issued: Ohio
Death Residence Localities
ZIP Code: 44105
Localities: Cleveland, Cuyahoga, Ohio
Cuyahoga Heights, Cuyahoga, Ohio
Garfield Heights, Cuyahoga, Ohio
Newburgh Heights, Cuyahoga, Ohio

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
         Lucy T Rodgers June 7, 1880 October 12, 1970
    Sister     Delia Rodgers May 28, 1882 October 2, 1926

Families

Family of Matthew Sloan and Lucy T Rodgers

Married Husband Matthew Sloan ( b. April 27, 1879 d. October 14, 1917 )
   
Event Date Place Description Sources
Marriage June 19, 1907 Cuyahoga County, Ohio, United States   9a 10a
Event Note

Marriage Record, Cuyahoga County
19 June 1907
Matthew Sloane and Lucy Rogers
married by J T Carroll

[J T Carroll was at Holy Name Parish]

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

 

  Children
Name Birth Date Death Date
Susan Ellen SloanJuly 22, 1909July 1, 2000
Anna Marie SloanSeptember 18, 1910November 11, 1989
Matthew Anthony SloanApril 4, 1912January 24, 1991
Lucy SloanMarch 2, 1916August 9, 1983

Source References

  1. Social Security Administration: Social Security Death Index
  2. Ohio County Births
      • Page: 7 Jun 1880, Lucy Rogers, Cleveland
  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 (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.

  4. 1910 United States Federal Census
      • Page: Matt Sloan, Ward 18, Cleveland, ED 277, Sheet 3A
  5. Cleveland City Directories
      • Page: 1919
      • Page: 1928
      • Page: 1940
  6. National Archives and Records Administration: 1920 United States Census
      • Page: Ward 15, Cleveland, Cuyahoga Co., Ohio, Series T625, Roll 1367, Page 97, ED 293, Sheet 3A
      • Citation:

        "United States Census, 1920," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MDRT-24B : accessed 20 February 2018), Margaret Cushing, Cleveland Ward 15, Cuyahoga, Ohio, United States; citing ED 293, sheet 3A, line 16, family 36, NARA microfilm publication T625 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1992), roll 1367; FHL microfilm 1,821,367.

  7. National Archives and Records Administration: 1930 United States Census
      • Page: Cleveland, Cuyahoga, Ohio, Series T626, Roll 1771, Page 7B, E. D. 300.
  8. 1940 United States Census
      • Page: Cleveland, Cuyahoga, Ohio; Roll: T627_3218; Page: 6B; Enumeration District: 92-398
      • Citation:

        "United States Census, 1940," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:KW5D-TT8 : 29 July 2019), Mathew Sloan in household of Matt A Sloan, Ward 15, Cleveland City, Cleveland City, Cuyahoga, Ohio, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 92-398, sheet 6B, line 62, family 133, Sixteenth Census of the United States, 1940, NARA digital publication T627. Records of the Bureau of the Census, 1790 - 2007, RG 29. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 2012, roll 3218.

  9. Cuyahoga County Marriage Index
      • Page: Volume 67, page 197.
      • Confidence: Very High
  10. Ohio County Marriages
      • Page: 19 June 1907, Cuyahoga Co, Sloane-Rogers