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Rileys/Reillys, McLaughlins, Hughes/Hughs, LeStranges of Rock Lake & Related
Posted by: Tom Nevlud (ID *****4289) Date: August 22, 2002 at 07:39:06
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The following are the family groups that I am interested in:

>John Hughs (C. 1801-?), born in Ireland

Spouse: Sally (c. 1806-?), born in Ireland

Sarah J (c. 1836-?) born in PA
Margarette (c. 1838-?) born in PA, a/k/a, Margaret Hughes married John McLaughlin, also of Wayne County.
John E (c.1840-?) born in PA
Francis (c. 1843-?) born in PA
Isabella (c. 1847-?) born in PA

Note This family is contained in the 1850 Census of Preston Township, Wayne County, PA is the following Hughs family:

->John McLaughlin

Occupation: Farmer

Spouse1: Catherine Bloomer (? - 1855/6/7)

Children of Spouse1:
David, born 3 Aug 1852
John, born 14 Dec, 1853; died 20 Feb 1907
Mary Ann, born 19 July 1855

Spouse2: Margaret Hughes (C. 1838-?), married in 1857
a/ka Margarette Hughs

Children of Spouse2:
Catherine Agnes, b. 17 Jan 1858
Sarah Ann, b. 9 Feb 1860
Francis William, born 5 Feb 1861
Marcella, born 18 Jan 1863
Mary Agnes, born 19 Octo 1864
Francis Patrick, born 12 Apr 1866
Thomas James, born 13 May 1868
Margaret Jane, born 20 January 1873; married two Foleys
Bridget Regina, born 18 Sep 1875
Mary Ann, born 6 Apr 1878; died in child birth 1916; buried in Rock Lake, PA; married Joseph Thomas Riley, 1905, Rock Lake,PA
Joseph Michael born 20 Jan 1881
Isabelle, born 21 Dec 1883; died December 1968 in Scranton, PA; married Frederick Vincent Kane (1879-1953); had six children

Note: Albert Bloomer was nephew of Catherine Bloomer.

->Joseph Thomas Riley
Birth: 1883?/Omaha, NE
Death: 1968.Age 88/Scranton area?
Burial: Picksville, PA near Scranton, PA

Occupation: Conductor, when Mildred Marie was born, per birth certificate.

Spouse 1: Mary Anne McLaughlin (6 April 1878-June 1916) (married 1905/Rock
Lake, PA)

Children/Spouse 1:
Mildred Marie (Ivey) (1907-2000)
Francis (June 1916-June 1916/died at birth)

Spouse 2: Katherine Kane (married June 1920)

Children/Spouse 2:
John William "Jack" Riley (killed in plane crash in California during WW II)
Notes: Mary Anne (McLaughlin) Riley died giving birth in 1916. The child also
died. Both are buried in Rock Lake, PA. Mildred Marie's birth certificate
lists Mary Anne's birth as NE, but this is probably incorrect. More likely,
she was born in PA.

->James Harrison Ivey
Birth: 1910
Marriage: 26 June 1935
Death: 26 June 1981

Spouse: Mildred Marie Riley (27 June 1907-December 2000)
Birth: 98th St and Lexington Avenue, New York, NY
Death: Arlington, VA

Occupation: James H. Ivey (conductor) and Mildred Marie Riley (waitress)
worked for the Erie RR. James H. Ivey was also a short-order cook for a hotel
in Susquehanna, PA. He owned a billiard parlor and worked as a conductor for
the Erie-Lackawanna RR.

Children (Living):

Notes: Mildred Marie (Riley) Ivey lived in New York, NY; Lakewood, PA; Rock
Lake, PA; Susquehanna, PA; Hornell, NY; Winter Park, FL, Brooksville, FL;
McLean, Va; Alexandria, VA and Arlington, VA. The couple moved from
Susquehanna, PA to Hornell, NY in 1940.
Both James H. and Mildred M. (Riley) Ivey are interred in Meadow lawn Memorial
Park, New Port Richie, Florida.

->John William Riley

Birth: Omaha Nebraska
Death: Probably PA

Spouse: Mary LeStrange

Joseph Thomas Riley
Four or five other children born in Omaha, NE died young and buried at Rock
Lake, PA/some worked on the Railraod, probably in Omaha, NE ( I do not have
the names with me now)

->Patrick LeStrange

Death: Rock Lake, PA?

Spouse: Unknown

Michael F. (1952?-?)
Matthew (lived in Rock Lake)
Mary (1878-1916), married John William Riley
Mrs. Patrick Quinn (lived in South Scranton)

->Michael F. LeStrange

Birth: About 1852 in PA?
Death: Rock Lake, Wayne County, PA?

Spouse: Clara J. Unknown (1856?-?), born in PA

Frank LeStrange (1878?-?), born in PA
Joseph LeStrange, born in PA?

Notes: Michael F. LeStrange and family appears in 1910 census for Wayne
County, PA.

I have heard that the patriarchs of the Rileys in Wayne County are Bernard and Cornelius. I have been unable thus far to connect with either

I would love to hear from anyone familiar with these families.

Tom Nevlud,
Raleigh, NC

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