1.1.9 Elizabeth O'Donnell


Elizabeth O’Donnell


Between 1889-1896 in Sandhill, Newport, Co. Mayo, Ireland


Patrick O’Donnell and Bridget McLoughlin


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


·         Not married


·         None


·         Unknown, probably in New York before 1973

Birth and Baptism


Immigration & Naturalization

·         Between 1910 and 1916

Census Records

·         In the 1901 Burrishoole census, Lizzie is living with her aunt Honora Mulchrone in Derradda. Lizzie is 12 years old.  Catherine Mulcrone is listed as the godmother to Bridget O’Donnell and both are probably sisters to Patrick O’Donnell.

·         1910 not found

·         In the 1920 census, there is an Elizabeth O’Donnell living in Manhattan on 110th Street working as a maid for the Louis Moss family.  Elizabeth is 26 years old (b: ~ 1894), immigrated in 1916 and is not naturalized.  She was born in Ireland as were her parents.

·         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





·         Maid



·         Sandhill

·         Manhattan, New York

Other Documentation


Stories and Notes


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