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Re: Lost Family
Posted by: Allen Thigpen (ID *****6018) Date: December 01, 2006 at 13:30:14
In Reply to: Lost Family by james mcilveen of 742

1910 census data for Paterson, NJ shows the following:

Name:        Gertrude McIlveen
Age in 1910:        10/12--(10 months old in 1910)
Estimated birth year:        abt 1909
Birthplace:        New Jersey
Relation to Head of House:        Daughter
Father's name:        John
Father's Birth Place:        Ireland
Mother's name:        Elizabeth
Mother's Birth Place:        Scotland
Home in 1910:        Paterson Ward 8, Passaic, New Jersey
Marital Status:        Single
Race:        White
Gender:        Female
Neighbors:        View others on page
Household Members:        
Name        Age
John McIlveen        32
Elizabeth McIlveen        31
Gertrude McIlveen        10/12
William McKissock        22


(I must have missed this on my first search) 1920 census data shows the following:

Name:        Gertrude E McIlveen
[Gertrude E McKlveen]
Home in 1920:        Clifton Ward 2, Passaic, New Jersey
Age:        10 years
Estimated birth year:        abt 1910
Birthplace:        New Jersey
Relation to Head of House:        Daughter
Mother's name:        Elizabeth
Father's Birth Place:        Ireland
Mother's Birth Place:        Scotland
Marital Status:        Single
Race:        White
Sex:        Female
Able to read:        Yes
Able to Write:        Yes
Image:        124
Neighbors:        View others on page
Household Members:        
Name        Age
Elizabeth McIlveen        28
Gertrude E McIlveen        10
Ida McIlveen        5
Marion Rankin        67
Mitchel Rankin        30

Elizaeth E. McIlveen indicates in this census record that she is a widow in 1920

Note the 2 names at the bottom of the above record, Marion Rankin and Mitchel Rankin; Marion Ranking is Elizabeth's mother and her info from the 1920 census is a follows:

Name:        Marion Rankin
[Marion Ranken]
Home in 1920:        Clifton Ward 2, Passaic, New Jersey
Age:        67 years
Estimated birth year:        abt 1853
Birthplace:        Scotland
Relation to Head of House:        Mother
Father's Birth Place:        Ireland
Mother's Birth Place:        Ireland
Marital Status:        Widow
Race:        White
Sex:        Female
Year of Immigration:        1914
Able to read:        No
Able to Write:        No

Mitchell Rankin is Elizabeth's E. McIlveen's brother and his info is as follows:

Name:        Mitchel Rankin
[Mitchel Ranken]
Home in 1920:        Clifton Ward 2, Passaic, New Jersey
Age:        30 years
Estimated birth year:        abt 1890
Birthplace:        Scotland
Relation to Head of House:        Brother
Father's Birth Place:        Scotland
Mother's name:        Marion
Mother's Birth Place:        Scotland
Marital Status:        Single
Race:        White
Sex:        Male
Year of Immigration:        1914
Able to read:        Yes
Able to Write:        Yes

There should be some immigration records on the McIlveens and Rankins that I will check for you.

Regards,
Allen Thigpen


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