1.1.7 Eileen O'Donnell


Eileen O’Donnell


March 25, 1886 in Sandhill, Newport, Co. Mayo, Ireland


Patrick O’Donnell and Bridget McLoughlin


·         12 brothers and sisters, see parents sheet for all names


·         Unknown




·         Unknown, probably in New York

Birth and Baptism

·         Bridget was baptized in Newport Chapel, birth listed as March 25, 1886.  Godparents were Patrick McLoughlin and Catherine Mulcrone.

Immigration & Naturalization


Census Records

·         In the 1901 Burrishoole census, Delia is living with her parents and 9 siblings.  This is probably Eileen based on the number of children, similar age (11 b: ~1890) and notes from Jim O’Donnell regarding the number of children.

·         1911 not found

·         In the 1930 census for Manhattan, NY, Eileen and Elizabeth O’Donnel are living in an apartment on W. 111th Street .  Eileen is 40 years old (b: ~ 1890) and was born in the Irish Free State as was her sister and their parents.  She immigrated in 1922, is naturalized, and works as a dressmaker.  Elizabeth is 34 years old (b: ~ 1896), immigrated in 1910 and is also naturalized.

City Directories


Church Records


Death Records





·         Dressmaker



·         Sandhill

·         Manhattan, New York

Other Documentation


Stories and Notes

·         Eileen may also be called Delia (could have same child listed under different names)


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