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From: Nan Brennan <>
Subject: [IRISH-IN-CHICAGO] James Scanlon native Listowel d Chgo 1890
Date: Mon, 23 Jul 2007 17:42:24 -0500

Surnames:Scanlon, Donovan

Chgo Tribune Apr 8, 1890

SCANLON, James, beloved Husband of Ellen Scanlon, nee DONOVAN
native of Listowel, County Kerry, Ireland
at his residence 1729 Dearborn St.
Member of Police Benevolent Association and Division no i, AOH.


This may be the James Scanlon and Ellen "Donevan" married on
4/15/1872 according to the Il Marriage Index.
This may also be the James and Ellen Scanlon (both b Ire) living at
157 So Clinton St. in Dist 92 Chicago in the 1880 Census
He was 46 b Ire @ 1834, Ellen was 38. Two children Mary B (7) and
James (5)

1900 Census

Ellen age 49, was living with her children, James and Mollie B. at
150 S 18th St.
James was Head of household, employed as a billing clerk.
Mollie was a stenographer.
The 1900 census gives Ellen's birth as Feb 1851 and Yr of Immigration
James born Ill May 1876
Mollie born Ill June 1874

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