Francis Donahue

Birth Name Francis Donahue
Gender male
Age at Death unknown

Events

Event Date Place Description Sources
Birth about 1838 Pennsylvania, United States   1a
Census (Son) November 14, 1850 Pine Township, Indiana County, Pennsylvania, United States   1a
Event Note

1850 Census Pine Township, Indiana County, Pennsylvania
November 14, 1850
[Hugh was indexed at familysearch as Denigen]
both Thomas and Hugh are on the same page of the census

Thomas Donahugh, 23, wagoner, born in Pennsylvania

Hugh Denigue, 72, farmer, born in Ireland
Susan, 50, born in Pennsylvania
Ann, 18, born in Pennsylvania
Peter, 17, born in Pennsylvania, farmer
James, 14, born in Pennsylvania
Frances, 13, female, born in Pennsylvania

Value of real estate: $500
none were in school in the past year

Census June 16, 1870 Penn Run P.O., Cherry Hill Township, Indiana County, Pennsylvania, United States   2a
Event Note

There's a good chance that this is Francis:

1870 Census Penn Run Post Office, Cherryhill Township, Indiana County, Pennsylvania
June 16, 1870
[indexed as Frank Dunahs at familysearch]

in household of
Snyder Rzodky, 48, foundry proprietor,
...
Frank Dunaho, 35, moulder, value of real estate: $1500, value of personal estate: $300, born in Pennsylvania, a citizen

Death        

Parents

Relation to main person Name Birth date Death date Relation within this family (if not by birth)
Father Hugh Donahue1789
Mother Susan1796
    Brother     John Donahue about 1821 May 21, 1872
    Sister     Rosanna Donahue about 1823 February 4, 1890
    Brother     Barney Donahue about 1825
    Brother     Thomas Donahue about 1827
    Sister     Ann Donahue about 1832
    Brother     Peter Donahue about 1833
    Brother     James Donahue about 1836
         Francis Donahue about 1838

Narrative

Why Francis is included as a daughter of Hugh and Susan Donahue:
Because he is in their household in 1850 and 1860. Note, though, that relationships were not recorded on either census.

Frank, if he is the one in Penn Run in 1870, has $1500 in real estate. Where is it?

Pedigree

  1. Hugh Donahue
    1. Susan
      1. John Donahue
      2. Rosanna Donahue
      3. Barney Donahue
      4. Thomas Donahue
      5. Ann Donahue
      6. Peter Donahue
      7. James Donahue
      8. Francis Donahue

Source References

  1. 1850 United States Census
      • Page: Pine Township, Indiana County, Pennsylvania, family 12 for Hugh
      • Citation:

        "United States Census, 1850," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:M4HK-5MJ : 12 April 2016), Hugh Denigen, Pine, Indiana, Pennsylvania, United States; citing family 12, NARA microfilm publication M432 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.).

  2. National Archives and Records Administration: 1870 United States Census
      • Page: Penn Run Post Office, Cherryhill Township, Indiana County, Pennsylvania, p. 17, family 125
      • Citation:

        "United States Census, 1870," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MZP8-HCL : 12 April 2016), Frank Dunahs in household of Mary Rodky, Pennsylvania, United States; citing p. 17, family 125, NARA microfilm publication M593 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.); FHL microfilm 552,849.