Daniel Donovan

Birth Name Daniel Donovan
Gender male
Age at Death about 69 years, 9 months, 5 days

Events

Event Date Place Description Sources
Birth about 1835 Ireland   1a 2a
Event Note

1855 Census said was born in 1836
1860 Census said was born in 1835
1900 Census said he was born in 1840, no month
1904 death record said he was born in 1841

The Philpott Family Tree at ancestry.com says that Daniel was born in County Cork, Ireland. Link to tree:
http://person.ancestry.com/tree/17257517/person/484739315/facts

Census (brother in law) 1855 Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, United States probably 142/4 Purchase St 1a
Event Note

Massachusetts State Census, 1855, familysearch.org
Suffolk, Boston, Ward 07, Dwelling 193, Family 1140

This was 144 Purchase based on information from the City Directory
The next household was that of Charles and Mary (Donovan) Jenkins. Mary was Catherine Winterflood's sister

John Winterflood, 28, male, laborer, born in England
Catherine Winterflood, 22, female, born in Ireland
Joseph Henry Winterflood, 1, male, born in Massachusetts
Mary Donovan, 60, female, born in Ireland
Margaret Donovan, 28, female, born in Ireland
Jeremiah Donovan, 24, male, laborer, born in Ireland
Daniel Donovan, 19, male, laborer, born in Ireland
Julia Donovan, 12, female, born in Ireland

"Massachusetts State Census, 1855," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MQWV-85D : accessed 8 February 2016), Charles Jenkins, Ward 07, Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States; State Archives, Boston; FHL microfilm 953,959.

Census (Head) August 1, 1860 Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, United States Ward 7 3a
Event Note

1860 Census Ward 7, Boston
August 1, 1860

Daniel Donovan, 25, laborer, born in Ireland, laborer, no real estate, personal estate: $50, cannot read or write, married within the past year
Mary Donovan, 23, born in Ireland, married within the past year
Mary Donovan, 60, born in Ireland, cannot read or write
Julia Donovan, 18, had an occupation, born in Ireland

next household:
Jereh Donovan, 30, born in Ireland, laborer, no real estate, personal estate: $25, cannot read or write
Mary Donovan, 31, born in Ireland
James Donovan, 1, born in Massachusetts

child's birthplace (Father) July 6, 1880 Charlestown, Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, United States 22 Wapping Street 4a
Event Note

daughter Ella was born at 22 Wapping Street

Residence from 1889 to 1895 Charlestown, Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, United States 85 Ferrin Street 5a
Event Note

1889 City Directory, image 385
Daniel Donovan, 177 State, house 85 Ferrin

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1890 City Directory, image 409
Daniel Donovan, 177 State, house 85 Ferrin
his daughter? Annie M Donovan, reporter Post, 15 Milk

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1895 City Directory, image 432
Daniel Donovan, messenger, house 85 Ferrin
his daughter? Annie M Donovan, reporter 255 Washington, boards 14 Auburn, Charlestown

Naturalization before 1900     6a
Census (Head) June 1, 1900 Charlestown, Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, United States at 85 Ferrin Street 6a
Event Note

1900 Census Ward 3 (Charlestown) Boston, ED 1190, sheet 6a, 6b
June 1, 1900
at 85 Ferrin Street

Daniel Donovan, 60, born in 1840, married for 39 years, born in Ireland, parents also, naturalized, day laborer, no date for arrival
Mary Donovan, 58, born June 1842, 9 children, 2 alive, born in Ireland, parents also, in the US 38 years
Annie M Donovan, single, 29, born May 1871, born in Massachusetts, clerk Public Library
Ella E Donovan, single, 19, born July 1880, born in Massachusetts, no occupation

"United States Census, 1900," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:M9Y3-WLC : accessed 2 March 2016), Daniel Donovan, Charlestown District, Precinct 3 Boston city Ward 3, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States; citing sheet 6A, family 132, NARA microfilm publication T623 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.); FHL microfilm 1,240,676.

Death October 6, 1904 Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, United States res: 85 Ferrin Street 7a
Event Note

Return of a Death, Boston, 1904
Daniel Donovan
died October 6, 1904, at City Hospital, Boston,
residence: 85 Ferrin Street
white, male, married, age 63, born in Ireland, a laborer
father: James Donovan, born in Ireland
mother: Mary Sullivan, born in Ireland
buried: Malden, Holy Cross

"Massachusetts Deaths, 1841-1915," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:NW53-S9W : accessed 2 March 2016), Daniel Donovan, 06 Oct 1904; citing Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, item 1 cn 375, State Archives, Boston; FHL microfilm 2,069,340.

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1905 Boston City Directory, image 556
Daniel D Donovan, (85 Ferrin, Charlestown) died October 6, 1904

Burial   Holy Cross Cemetery, Malden, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, United States   7a

Parents

Relation to main person Name Birth date Death date Relation within this family (if not by birth)
Father James Donovan
Mother Mary Sullivanabout 1792
    Sister     Mary Donovan about 1822 December 3, 1908
    Sister     Margaret Donovan about 1827 February 9, 1898
    Brother     Jeremiah Donovan about 1831
    Sister     Catherine Donovan about 1832 June 1, 1865
         Daniel Donovan about 1835 October 6, 1904
    Sister     Julia Donovan about 1844 November 4, 1889

Families

    Family of Daniel Donovan and Mary Sullivan
Married Wife Mary Sullivan
   
Event Date Place Description Sources
Marriage September 29, 1859 Charlestown, Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, United States   2a
Event Note

Marriages registered in the city of Charlestown, 1859, page 65, #171

September 29, 1859
Daniel Donovan, 24, laborer, living in Boston, parents James and Mary
Mary Sullivan, 23, living in Charlestown, parents: James and Margaret

both born in Ireland. first marriage for both. married by Rev G A Hanni...?

"Massachusetts Marriages, 1841-1915," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:N4ZR-XPN : accessed 2 March 2016), Daniel Donovan and Mary Sullivan, 29 Sep 1859; citing , Charlestown, Massachusetts, United States, State Archives, Boston; FHL microfilm 1,433,017.

  Children
Name Birth Date Death Date
Annie M DonovanMay 1871
Ellen E DonovanJuly 6, 18801965

Pedigree

  1. James Donovan
    1. Mary Sullivan
      1. Mary Donovan
      2. Margaret Donovan
      3. Jeremiah Donovan
      4. Catherine Donovan
      5. Daniel Donovan
        1. Mary Sullivan
          1. Annie M Donovan
          2. Ellen E Donovan
      6. Julia Donovan

Source References

  1. 1855 Census of Boston
      • Page: Jenkins and Winterflood, Boston, Ward 07, Dwelling 193, Families 1140 & 1141
  2. Massachusetts Marriage Records
      • Page: Donovan-Sullivan, September 29, 1859, Charlestown
  3. 1860 United States Census
      • Page: Ward 7, Boston,
      • Citation:

        "United States Census, 1860", database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MZC2-WVS : 14 December 2017), Jereh Donovan, 1860.

  4. Massachusetts Births
      • Page: Ellen Donovan, July 6, 1880, Boston
  5. Boston City Directories
      • Page: Daniel Donovan, 1889, 1890, 1895
  6. 1900 United States Census
      • Page: Daniel Donovan, Ward 3 (Charlestown) Boston, ED 1190, sheet 6a, 6b
  7. Massachusetts Deaths
      • Page: Daniel Donovan, October 6, 1904, Boston