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Helen Josephine Nestor Devaney
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Birth: Feb. 25, 1901
Jersey City
Hudson County
New Jersey, USA
Death: Jan. 6, 1993
Rahway
Union County
New Jersey, USA

Daughter of Joseph P. and Mary Ann (Rock) Nestor. Wife of Joseph Patrick Devaney whom she married on June 8, 1921 at Sacred Heart Roman Catholic Church in Jersey City, New Jersey. Mother of Eleanor Agnes, John Patrick, Madeline Mary, Joseph Raymond, James Edward, Patricia Ann and Thomas Vincent Devaney.

During World War II, Helen (also known as "Ellen") and her sisters were employed as a "Rosie the Riveter" in the Kearney Ship Yards.

[Helen was my maternal 1st cousin twice removed. ~ DB]
 
 
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 Parents:
  Joseph P. Nestor (1867 - 1933)
  Mary Ann Rock Nestor (1868 - 1960)
 
 Spouse:
  Joseph Patrick Devaney (1898 - 1957)
 
 Siblings:
  Margaret Nestor (1896 - 1896)*
  Sylvester Joseph Nestor (1899 - 1970)*
  Helen Josephine Nestor Devaney (1901 - 1993)
  Catherine Nestor (1902 - 1903)*
  Elizabeth C. Nestor Sullivan (1904 - 1958)*
  Patrick Anthony Nestor (1905 - 1996)*
  Edward J. Nestor (1907 - 1973)*
  Agnes Nestor (1911 - 1911)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Holy Cross Cemetery
North Arlington
Bergen County
New Jersey, USA
Plot: Block 49/Section A/Grave #720
 
Created by: Donna Blair
Record added: Jul 23, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 28485781
Helen Josephine <i>Nestor</i> Devaney
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Helen Josephine <i>Nestor</i> Devaney
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Helen Josephine <i>Nestor</i> Devaney
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 Added: Jul. 25, 2008
 
 
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