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Elizabeth McCartney Hughes
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Birth: Feb. 17, 1878
Death: Jan. 7, 1951

Elizabeth Thistle McCartney, daughter of Thomas & Mary Ann Lennon McCartney, married twice:
to (1)Myles Michael Griffin, died in 1923
to (2)Edward James Hughes, died in 1962

New York newspaper obituaries:

HUGHES--Elizabeth, died Jan. 7, 1951; beloved wife of Edward; mother of Esther Dolan, Elizabeth Boyer, Mary Ann Danek, Genevieve Bala and Kathleen Connolly.
Funeral Thursday, Jan. 11, 9:30 A.M. from the CHARLES J. O'SHEA FUNERAL HOME, 29-13 Ditmars blvd., Astoria. Solemn requiem mass at Immaculate Conception R.C. Church 10 A.M.
Interment Calvary Cemetery.


Elizabeth Hughes
Born in Scotland
A mass will be offered for Elizabeth Hughes at 10 A. M. tomorrow in Immaculate Conception Roman Catholic Church, Astoria.
The funeral will be at 9:30 A. M. from the O'Shea Home, 29-13 Ditmars boulevard, Astoria, and burial will be in Calvary Cemetery, Winfield.
Mrs. Hughes died Sunday at her home, 23-28 21st street, Astoria. She was born to the late Thomas and Mary Ann Lennon McCartney in Ayrshire, Scotland. Her first husband, Myles Michael Griffin died in 1923. She had lived in Astoria 20 years.
She is survived by her second husband, Edward, and five daughters from her first marriage, Mrs. Esther Dolan, Mrs. Elizabeth Boyer, Mrs. Mary Ann Danek, Mrs, Genevieve Bala and Mrs. Kathleen Connolly, as well as, step-son, Jack Hughes, foster son, Thomas Finn Hughes and adopted son, Donald Hughes.

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Mary Ann Lennon McCartney was living with her daughter, Elizabeth McCartney Griffin, in New York on the 1920 Census:

1920 United States Federal Census
Name Elizabeth Griffin
Age 36
Birth Year abt 1884
Birthplace Scotland
Home in 1920 Manhattan Assembly District 5, New York, New York
Street 9th Avenue
Race White
Gender Female
Immigration Year 1889
Relation to Head of House Wife
Marital Status Married
Spouse's Name Myles M Griffin
Father's Birthplace Scotland
Mother's Name Mary A Mccartney
Mother's Birthplace Scotland
Native Tongue English
Able to Speak English Yes
Naturalization Status Naturalized
Household Members
Name Age
Myles M Griffin 42
Elizabeth Griffin 36
[maiden name: Elizabeth Thistle McCartney]
Esther Griffin 14
Elizabeth Griffin 9
Mary A Griffin 4
Geneveive Griffin 3
Kathleen Griffin 0
Mary A Mccartney 74 [maiden name: Lennon]

Mary Ann Lennon McCartney may have died in Manhattan, New York between 1920-1930 since she lived with her daughter, Elizabeth Thistle McCartney Griffin, there in 1920; however, Mary Ann is said to share a tombstone with her husband, Thomas McCartney, at Saint Vincent Cemetery, Latrobe, Westmoreland Co., PA.


 
 
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 Parents:
  Thomas McCartney (1846 - 1916)
  Mary A Lemmon McCartney (1846 - ____)
 
 Spouses:
  Myles Michael Griffin (1881 - 1923)*
  Edward James Hughes (1874 - 1962)*
 
 Children:
  Esther Dolan (1905 - 1989)*
  Elizabeth Boyer (1910 - 1974)*
  Mary Ann Danek (1915 - 1988)*
  Genevieve Bala (1916 - 1960)*
  Kathleen Connolly (1919 - 2001)*
 
 Siblings:
  James Michael McCartney (1868 - 1961)*
  Thomas T. McCartney (1872 - 1945)*
  Daniel McCartney (1875 - 1944)*
  Elizabeth McCartney Hughes (1878 - 1951)
  Jane Brac (1880 - 1966)*
  Robert Patrick McCartney (1883 - 1932)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Calvary Cemetery
Woodside
Queens County
New York, USA
 
Created by: Joyce Pardon Danek
Record added: Oct 08, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 77878808
Elizabeth <i>McCartney</i> Hughes
Added by: Joyce Pardon Danek
 
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