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Re: McMahon Family (some names unknown)
Posted by: linda shaw (ID *****2624) Date: February 25, 2012 at 15:08:34
In Reply to: McMahon Family (some names unknown) by Sonja Bittner of 1914

gertrude would have put her mothers maiden name and her fathers name on her marriage license app if she knew them. have u searched for it. wont be online, but may be on film, or u may have to contact courthouse. search and u will see that "Wood-McMahon.
Miss Gertrude McMahon and Leslie A. Wood of Philadelphia were married July 21 by the Rev. Karl Schwartz, rector of the Church of the Saviour."(1917)i have, from, her engagement picture if u want it (aurina at frontiernet dot net). have u sent for her soc sec app?

1900 clara, born aug 1888, and thomas b dec 1895 are in the orphan asylum-most of the kids in the asylum arent true orphans-just kids who need to be someplace cuz the parents need some help-my grandfather was there when his father abandoned the family; my grandmother pd the orphanage so the kids couldnt be adopted out.gertrude b april 1892listed as a servant in the doan household, oswego, but she is only 8, so-? her mother, margaret,b march 1866, is working at the orphan asylum, wouldnt be surpised if gertrude and john both there. margaret says she has had 4 kids and 3 are alive, but that appears to be wrong.

here is a possible for clara-get her marriage license app 12/10/1912
Francis M. Savage of 417 Liberty st and Clara McMahon of ?312? E. Raynor av.
4/5/1989 wednesday-syracuse paper online has Clara McMahon Savage, former resident 753 James St., died Monday
Ludington, Mich.Private graveside services Thursday Acacia Park Cemetery,Southfield, Mich.born in Syracuse.husband, former Syracuse Fire Chief Frank M. Savage, died 1949 member for49 years of the auxiliary of Post 41,American Legion, in Syracuse.Surviving daughter, Katherine Nielsen of Manistee, Mich.;4 grnd; 13 grtgrnd and six grt-grt-grandchildren.daughter, Dorothy Mclntosh,died 1968.
Stephens Funeral Chapel, Scottville,Mich.,

newspaperarchive=Thomas J. McMahon 1017 Klrkpatrlck St., March 12, 1977. Survived by wife Mrs. Helen J.McMahon; son Thomas J.McMahon, Jr.;daughter Mrs.Joanne Vleco; sister Mrs.Clara Savage; six grands.Keegan and Osbelt funeral Home, Rev. Robert Harris ,Woodlawn Cemetery.
have u searched for marriage, death cert on thomas? his soc sec app? all death cert, being filled out by grieving survivors, subject to error. soc sec apps filled out by individual with info as they themselves know it.

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