Ann E Rodgers

Birth Name Ann E Rodgers
Gender female
Age at Death 77 years, 7 months, 25 days

Events

Event Date Place Description Sources
Birth March 3, 1873 Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio, United States   1a 2
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Anna Rogers, born March 3, 1873, in Newburgh, Cuyahoga Co.
Parents: Edward and Anna, residing in Newburgh

"Ohio, Births and Christenings, 1821-1962," index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/X61H-W8L : accessed 27 Feb 2014), Anna, 03 Mar 1873.

Census (Daughter) June 8, 1880 Newburgh, Cuyahoga County, Ohio, United States 1880 Edward Rodgers household 3
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1880 United States Census, Newburgh Township, Cuyahoga, Ohio
Series T9, Roll 1009, Page 259B
June 8, 1880

Rogers, Edward, 42, head, works in iron mill, born in Ireland, parents also
Ann, 35, wife, keeping house, born in Ireland, parents also
Mary, 14, dau, at school, born in Ireland
Wiliam, 9, son, at school, born in Ireland
Ann, 7, dau, at home
Margaret, 5, dau, at home
Catherine, 3, dau, at home
Allice, 1, dau, at home

all other children born in Ohio

"United States Census, 1880," index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/M8M3-CVR : accessed 21 Feb 2014), Edward Rogers, Newburgh, Cuyahoga, Ohio, United States; citing sheet 259B, family 0, NARA microfilm publication T9-1009

Residence June 8, 1880 Newburgh, Cuyahoga County, Ohio, United States in Newburgh Township 3
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Living in Newburgh Township on the 1880 Census

Residence October 6, 1891 Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio, United States 2491 Cannon 4
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living at 2491 Cannon when their son John was born

Census (Daughter) June 15, 1900 Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio, United States 1900 Edward Rodgers household 5a
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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 5a
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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.

Census April 15, 1910 Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio, United States 3987 East 89th Street 6a
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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.

Residence April 15, 1910 Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio, United States 3987 East 89th Street 6
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1910 Census: 3987 East 89th Street

Residence September 12, 1918 Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio, United States 8005 Finney 7
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when William registered for the draft he was living at 8005 Finney

Census January 1, 1920 Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio, United States 8005 Finney 8a
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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 January 1, 1920 Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio, United States 8005 Finney 8a
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1920 Census: at 8005 Finney

Census April 1, 1930 Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio, United States 9340 Harvard 8a
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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

Residence April 1, 1930 Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio, United States 9340 Harvard 8a
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9540 Harvard

Residence 1935 Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio, United States 12916 Beechwood Ave 9a
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12916 Beechwood Ave

Census April 1, 1940 Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio, United States 12916 Beechwood 9a
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1940; Census Place: Cleveland, Cuyahoga, Ohio; Roll: T627_3218; Page: 14A; Enumeration District: 92-398.
at 12916 Beechwood Ave, ward 15

O'Rourke, William, head, 66, married, 5yrs of schooling, birthplace: Northern Ireland, naturalized, street car maintenance, street railroad, worked 52 weeks in 1939, 40 hours previous week, made $1568 in 1939
Ann, wife, 67, married, 8yrs of schooling, engaged in housework
Mary, daughter, 33, bookkeeper, cemetery office, worked 52 weeks in 1939, 40 hours the previous week, made $1260 in 1939
Theresa, daughter, 27, nurse, private nursing, worked 26 weeks in 1939, 56 hours the previous week, made $1040 in 1939
Lucy, daughter, 26, bookkeeper, truck mfg., worked 52 weeks in 1939, 40 hours the previous week, made $1300 in 1939
Betsy, daughter, 24, secretary, cemetery office, worked 52 weeks in 1939, 40 hours the previous week, made $1200 in 1939
Rita, daughter, 21, clerk-general, commercial bank, worked 52 weeks in 1939, 40 hours the previous week, made $960 in 1939

all but William were born in Ohio
all but Ann were working.
all in household were at the same address in 1935
all daughters had 4 years of high school
all daughters were single.

"United States Census, 1940," index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/KW56-Q5S : accessed 06 Sep 2013), Ann O'Rourke in entry for William O'Rourke, 1940.

Residence April 1, 1940 Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio, United States 12916 Beechwood Ave 9a
General

12916 Beechwood Ave

Residence 1946 Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio, United States 4242 East 126th 10
General

The 1947 City Directory listing by streets has William O'Rourke at 4242 East 126th.

Census (Wife) April 1, 1950 Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio, United States 4242 East 126th 11a
Event Note

1950 Census Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio, ED 92-558
April 1, 1950
at 4242 East 126th

William O'Rourke, 76, born in Ireland, naturalized, worked 40 hours last week bus repairman, city transit
Ann E O'Rourke, 77, born in Ohio
Theresa H O'Rourke, 37, born in Ohio, worked 40 hours last week, registered nurse, automotive parts
Ann M Tobin, 73, widowed, housekeeper, born in Ohio, worked 60 hours last week, domestic, family home

for William: was living in this house a year ago. parents born in Ireland. completed 6 years of school. worked 52 weeks last year for $2978. his relatives in this house made $3000 last year. not a veteran

Residence 1950 Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio, United States 4242 East 126th 10
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The 1951 City Directory has William J O'Rourke at 4242 East 126th.

Death October 28, 1950 Garfield Heights, Cuyahoga County, Ohio, United States   1a
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Ohio Department of Health, Division of Vital Statistics
Certificate of Death

Place of Death: 4350 East Blvd., Garfield Heights, Cuyahoga Co., Ohio
[her daughter Mary Murphy's home.]
Usual Residence: 4242 E. 126th Street., Cleveland
Name of Deceased: Ann O'Rourke
Date of Death: Oct 28, 1950, 7 AM
Female, White, married.
Date of Birth: Mar 3, 1877
Age: 77
Birthplace: Cleveland, Ohio
Father: Edward Rodgers
Mother: Ann Cunningham
Cause of Death: Carcinoma of Stomach
Interval between onset and death: 12 mos.
Other significant conditions: artheriosclerosis generalized
'attended deceased from Sept to Oct 28, 1950'
no autopsy
Doctor: John H. Hess, 826 Hanna Bldg, Cleveland
Burial: Oct 31, 1950, Calvary Cemetery
Embalmer: Dudley Mahon
Funeral Director: David C. Murphy
no social security number
Informant: Theresa O'Rourke

"Ohio, Deaths, 1908-1953," index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/X6T3-1MP : accessed 28 Oct 2013), Ann O'Rourke, 28 Oct 1950; citing , reference Certificate; FHL microfilm 2372784.

and also click to get to the next image. It is a typewritten version of the record.

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Cleveland Necrology Files at http://dxsrv4.cpl.org/ had this death notice from the Cleveland Press:

Id#: 0265438
Name: O'Rourke, Ann E.
Date: Oct 28 1950
Source: Cleveland Press

Notes: O'Rourke, Ann E., beloved wife of William, mother of John McCracken, Ellen Guarnieri, Mary Murphy; William, Ann Telzrow, Theresa, Lucy Hamilton, Betsy Sackerson, Rita Kollin and grandmother, sisteer of Catherine Whelan, Helen Gallagher and Lucy Sloan, Oct. 28, late residence, 4242 E. 126, Friends may call at Lester Gallagheer Funeral Home, 9615 Miles Ave. (After 1 P. M. Sunday). Services 10 a. m. Tuesday, St. Timothy's Church. Please omit flowers.

Burial October 31, 1950 Calvary Cemetery, Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio, United States   1a

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
         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
    Sister     Delia Rodgers May 28, 1882 October 2, 1926

Families

Family of George McCracken and Ann E Rodgers

Married Husband George McCracken ( b. August 15, 1871 d. February 23, 1892 )
   
Event Date Place Description Sources
Marriage June 29, 1891 Cuyahoga County, Ohio, United States   12a
General

License issued 26 Jun 1891
George McCracken, of an age at least 21, and Annie Rogers, of an age at least 18
neither with a living spouse and not nearer than second cousins

[signed] George McCracken

I Certify that on the 29th day of June 1891, Mr. George McCracken and Miss Annie Rogers were by me legally joined in marriage.
J.T. Carroll

[note on certificate says "don't pub" -- but in whose handwriting?]

"Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-1994," index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/X8XM-FNR : accessed 10 Oct 2013), George Mccracken and Annie Rogers, 29 Jun 1891; citing Cuyahoga, Ohio, United States, reference p46-4; FHL microfilm 877927.

  Children
Name Birth Date Death Date
John Edward McCrackenOctober 6, 1891May 15, 1971

Family of William O'Rourke and Ann E Rodgers

Married Husband William O'Rourke ( b. January 23, 1874 d. February 20, 1967 )
   
Event Date Place Description Sources
Marriage November 3, 1904 Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio, United States   12b
General

William and Ann Rodgers were married on November 3, 1904, at Holy Name Parish, Broadway, Cleveland Ohio. The witnesses were James Murney and Lucia Rogers. (This from a copy of the church record.) Lucy Rogers was Ann's sister. James Murney was apparently a friend of William's. The Murneys were from Kilbroney, and James Murney entered the US with William's brother James in 1900.

  Children
Name Birth Date Death Date
Ellen M. O'RourkeNovember 16, 1905August 1, 1999
Mary C. O'RourkeMarch 25, 1907January 18, 1962
William P. O'RourkeOctober 5, 1908February 1, 1997
Ann O'RourkeSeptember 22, 1910June 21, 1999
Theresa H O'RourkeJanuary 5, 1913March 28, 2002
Lucy Collette O'RourkeMarch 28, 1914June 9, 1985
Elizabeth J O'RourkeSeptember 11, 1915May 8, 2008
Rita M O'RourkeJune 28, 1918October 16, 1965

Source References

  1. Ohio Deaths, 1908-1953
      • Page: Ann O'Rourke.
      • Confidence: Very High
  2. Ohio Births and Christenings, 1821-1962
  3. National Archives and Records Administration: 1880 United States Census
  4. Cuyahoga County Birth Records
  5. 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.

  6. 1910 United States Federal Census
      • Page: 18th Ward of Cleveland, Series T624, Roll 1173, page 80, ED 270, Sheet 3A
  7. United States, Selective Service System: United States World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918
  8. National Archives and Records Administration: 1930 United States Census
      • Page: Cleveland, ED 397, sheet 11B, line 56, family 12
  9. 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.

  10. Cleveland City Directories
  11. 1950 United States Census
      • Page: Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio, ED 92-558
      • Citation:

        https://www.ancestry.com/discoveryui-content/view/206098166:62308?_phsrc=tFw90&_phstart=successSource&gsfn=Theresa&gsln=o%27rourke&ml_rpos=1&queryId=8af6735fd6b18516fc1b475b82adf2f4

  12. Cuyahoga County Marriage Records
      • Page: 36: 46, McCracken-Rogers.
      • Confidence: Very High
      • General:

        Photocopy received from Cuyahoga County Archives.

      • Page: Orouske-McCracken, 1904, Volume 57, page 345
      • Confidence: Very High
      • General:

        Photocopy received from Cuyahoga County Archives. Indexed as Orouske.