Mary McSheffery, 18991981 (aged 81 years)

Name
Mary /McSheffery/
Given names
Mary
Surname
McSheffery
Name
Mary /Verbeek/
Type of name
married name
Birth
Text:

Born 29 Jun 1899 at 16 Ballymoney Street
Mary daughter of John McSheffery of 16 Ballymoney Street a bread server and Rosetta McSheffery formerly Gault
Informant John McSheffery, father of 16 Ballymoney Street

Marriage
Census
Address: Drysdales Building

John McSheffery head aged 34? horse driver in coal mine born Ireland
Rosetta wife aged 29 born Ireland
John son aged 10 scholar born Ireland
Samuel son aged 8 scholar born Ireland
Martha daughter aged 7 scholar Born Ireland
Edith daughter aged 5 scholar born Ireland
Roseline daughter aged 3 Born Ireland
Mary daughter aged 1 Born Ireland
John Gault brother in law, single aged 23 born Ireland, Pit Head Worker (Colliery)

Immigration
Note: John and his family departed Glasgow on 21 Aug 1902 aboard the ship 'Astoria' under Master Wilson bound for New York. The family consisted of:

John and his family departed Glasgow on 21 Aug 1902 aboard the ship 'Astoria' under Master Wilson bound for New York. The family consisted of:
John McSheffery pony driver aged 40
Mrs McSheffery aged 33
John aged 11 and a half
Samuel aged 10
Martha aged 8
Edith aged 5
Rosaline aged 3 and a half
Mary aged 2
Jennie aged 1
They were described as 'Scotch'.

Census
Address: Ward 32, enumeration district 1395
Note: The household was counted as follows:

The household was counted as follows:
John McSheffery head aged 47, watchman, packing house, Irish
Rosetta wife aged 37, 8 children, Irish
John son aged 20, single, irish, clerk, retail grocer
Samuel son aged 18, single, Irish, clerk, retail grocer
Martha daughter single, Irish
Edith daughter single aged 14, Irish
Roseline daughter aged 12, single Irish
Mary daughter aged 10, single, Irish
Jenny daughter aged 8, Scottish
James son aged 6 born Illinois.

Census
Note: The following family members were counted:

The following family members were counted:
John McSheffery aged 59 policeman stockyards
Rose aged 48
John aged 30 chaffeur stockyards
Edith aged 24 manager mail order department
Mary aged 20 operator gum factory
Jennie aged 17 sorter mail order house
James aged 15 messenger boy stockyards born Illinois
Edward aged 7 born Illinois

Death
Family with parents
father
18591935
Birth: June 10, 1859 Coleralne, Londonderry, Ireland
Death: 1935Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States
mother
Gault, Rose Netta 'Rosetta' (1868-1928) and daughter McSheffery, Jeanie (1902-1949)
18681928
Birth: July 15, 1868 34 30 Kirconriola, Lower-Toome, Antrim, Ireland
Death: May 17, 1928Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States
Marriage MarriageFebruary 15, 1899Belfast, Belfast, Antrim, Ireland
-9 years
elder brother
18901945
Birth: April 6, 1890 30 21 Belfast, Belfast, Antrim, Ireland
Death: December 9, 1945
2 years
elder brother
18921959
Birth: May 9, 1892 32 23 Belfast, Belfast, Antrim, Ireland
Death: May 8, 1959
21 months
elder sister
18941984
Birth: January 28, 1894 34 25 Belfast, Belfast, Antrim, Ireland
Death: June 1984Robertsdale, Baldwin, Alabama, United States
21 months
elder sister
18951985
Birth: October 31, 1895 36 27 Ireland
Death: May 1985
3 years
elder sister
18981949
Birth: about 1898 38 29 Ireland
Death: September 14, 1949
18 months
herself
18991981
Birth: June 29, 1899 40 30 Belfast, Belfast, Antrim, Ireland
Death: March 1981Calumet Park, Illinois, Cook, United States
3 years
younger sister
19021949
Birth: April 18, 1902 42 33 Blackburn, Stirling, Scotland, United Kingdom
Death: after 1949
9 months
younger brother
3 years
younger brother
19041949
Birth: about 1904 44 35 Illinois, United States
Death: before 1949
10 years
younger brother
19131949
Birth: 1913 53 44 Illinois, United States
Death: after 1949
Family with Harry Peter Verbeek
husband
18941942
Birth: November 2, 1894Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States
Death: April 1942Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States
herself
18991981
Birth: June 29, 1899 40 30 Belfast, Belfast, Antrim, Ireland
Death: March 1981Calumet Park, Illinois, Cook, United States
Marriage Marriage
daughter
19221994
Birth: November 19, 1922 28 23 Englewood, Cook, Illinois, United States
Death: July 10, 1994Cherokee Village, Arkansas, United States
Birth
Text:

Born 29 Jun 1899 at 16 Ballymoney Street
Mary daughter of John McSheffery of 16 Ballymoney Street a bread server and Rosetta McSheffery formerly Gault
Informant John McSheffery, father of 16 Ballymoney Street

Census

John McSheffery head aged 34? horse driver in coal mine born Ireland
Rosetta wife aged 29 born Ireland
John son aged 10 scholar born Ireland
Samuel son aged 8 scholar born Ireland
Martha daughter aged 7 scholar Born Ireland
Edith daughter aged 5 scholar born Ireland
Roseline daughter aged 3 Born Ireland
Mary daughter aged 1 Born Ireland
John Gault brother in law, single aged 23 born Ireland, Pit Head Worker (Colliery)

Immigration
Census
Census
Census
Shared note

John McSheffery head aged 34? horse driver in coal mine born Ireland
Rosetta wife aged 29 born Ireland
John son aged 10 scholar born Ireland
Samuel son aged 8 scholar born Ireland
Martha daughter aged 7 scholar Born Ireland
Edith daughter aged 5 scholar born Ireland
Roseline daughter aged 3 Born Ireland
Mary daughter aged 1 Born Ireland
John Gault brother in law, single aged 23 born Ireland, Pit Head Worker (Colliery)

Immigration

John and his family departed Glasgow on 21 Aug 1902 aboard the ship 'Astoria' under Master Wilson bound for New York. The family consisted of:
John McSheffery pony driver aged 40
Mrs McSheffery aged 33
John aged 11 and a half
Samuel aged 10
Martha aged 8
Edith aged 5
Rosaline aged 3 and a half
Mary aged 2
Jennie aged 1
They were described as 'Scotch'.

Census

The household was counted as follows:
John McSheffery head aged 47, watchman, packing house, Irish
Rosetta wife aged 37, 8 children, Irish
John son aged 20, single, irish, clerk, retail grocer
Samuel son aged 18, single, Irish, clerk, retail grocer
Martha daughter single, Irish
Edith daughter single aged 14, Irish
Roseline daughter aged 12, single Irish
Mary daughter aged 10, single, Irish
Jenny daughter aged 8, Scottish
James son aged 6 born Illinois.

Census

The following family members were counted:
John McSheffery aged 59 policeman stockyards
Rose aged 48
John aged 30 chaffeur stockyards
Edith aged 24 manager mail order department
Mary aged 20 operator gum factory
Jennie aged 17 sorter mail order house
James aged 15 messenger boy stockyards born Illinois
Edward aged 7 born Illinois