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Albert Devaney
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Birth: 1916
Massachusetts, USA
Death: Dec. 26, 1925
Brookline
Norfolk County
Massachusetts, USA

Albert 9 years old of Allston, MA Beloved son of James (of the Boston Fire Dept.) & Mary (McCooey) Devaney. Albert leaves his siblings Joe, Peggy , George & Bobby. Lenny & Paul were born after Albert's passing. He was the grandson of Mary (Duffy) Devaney and the late John Martin Devaney who died in November of 1925. He was also the grandson of the late Owen McCooey & Margaret (McSherry) McCooey He was the nephew of Margaret & Annie McCooey and Katherine Breen , Frank, Sadie & Mae Devaney all of Cambridge, MA
Albert was killed in a sledding accident the day after Christmas. The headline from the Boston Post read: Coasting accident is fatal, several are injured crashing into autos. Trolley car is involved in one. Setting aside of some streets maybe sought. Albert Devaney of 30 Riverdale St. Allston dead upon arrival at Summit Hospital. One death and a score or more of injured was the toll taken in coasting accidents in Greater Boston and New England yesterday. Most of the accidents are caused by collision between the coasters and automobiles, and as a result the police reported the death was that of Albert Devaney 9, of 30 Riverdale St. Allston. His sled and an automobile operated by Barney Turin of Hyde Park collided at Winchester and Atherton St on Corey Hill Brookline. The boy was taken to Summit Hospital where he was pronounced dead from a fractured skull.
Funeral from his late home 30 Riverdale St. Tuesday at 9. Reg high mass at St. Anthony church 9:45

Cambridge Cemetery Cambridge, MA
Section: 4558 Montbretia Path 
 
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 Parents:
  James J Devaney (1889 - 1954)
  Mary Elizabeth McCooey Devaney (1891 - 1955)
 
 Siblings:
  James Joseph Devaney (1914 - 2004)*
  Albert Devaney (1916 - 1925)
  Margaret Ann Devaney Guth (1919 - 2008)*
  George E Devaney (1923 - 1992)*
  Robert John Devaney (1924 - 1988)*
  Paul F Devaney (1933 - 2006)*
  Leonard & Barbara Devaney (1978 - 1998)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Cambridge Cemetery
Cambridge
Middlesex County
Massachusetts, USA
 
Created by: Mary Devaney Paul
Record added: Aug 18, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 21016815
Albert Devaney
Added by: Mary Devaney Paul
 
Albert Devaney
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Added by: Jan Franco
 
 
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Albert, some of your siblings never knew you, but they always talked about their brother Albert. Now that all your brothers are with you, we will still keep your memory alive. You were much too young to leave us.
- Mary Devaney Paul
 Added: Aug. 23, 2007
Forever safe in the Blessed arms of Jesus.
- Michael Harrington
 Added: Aug. 19, 2007
 
 
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