Mary Josephine Smith (Mallon) (1895 - 1948)

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Birthplace: Pittsburgh, Allegheny, Pennsylvania, United States
Death: Died in Dover, Tuscarawas, Ohio, United States
Cause of death: stomach cancer
Managed by: Steven Robert Polce
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About Mary Josephine Smith (Mallon)

Notes: - Mary was a housekeeper in the Heights part of Dover. She did laundry after Robert became blind. Mary Josephine Mallon Smith Born in Pittsburgh Pennsylvania MArch 2 1895 Died Sept 6 1948 of stomach cancer Mary Josephine enjoyed cooking when she was not working. Working was doing laundry, washing and ironing, as well as take care of her blind husband and 5 children Jean’s favorite memory with her mother was taking the train in Dennison to Pittsburgh. Mary Josephine’s sisters Sara and Ann sent money for them to travel. Mary Josephine worked for the WPA sewing in the basement of memorial hall. MAry Josephine’s good friend was Edith O’Brien Children Names Dorothy Jane 7-27-1917 but died in August that year? Robert Leonard 11-19-1920 died 10-10-1981 Glenn Robert 10-17-1926 Dale Mallon 11-17-1927 Richard Earl 11-26-1928 4-1-1999 and Jean Marie 3-1-1932 Mary Josephine’s parents came from Ireland and England 1940 Census: Family is living at Rear 220 East Eighth Street in Dover, Tuscarawas, Ohio Robert P Smith 44 Mary J Smith 45 Robert L Smith 19 Glen R Smith 13 Dale M Smith 12 Richard E Smith 11 Jean M Smith 8

1930 Census: Mary Josephine, 35, is living with her husband Robert Peter Smith at their home 1402 Chestnut Street in Dover, Ohio. On this census it states that she married when she was 21. Children Robert, Glen, Dale and Richard.

1920 Census: Mary Josephine is 24 and married to Robert Peter Smith living at 418 Rear Walnut Street, Dover, Ohio, in a house they rent. Mary Josephine is listed as born in Pennsylvania with her father born in England and her Mother born in New York.

Married 12/23/1916 by Rev. D J Helmkamp. From conversation with Jean. Mary Josephine Mallon came to Ohio because of the Welsh Family (Jean's Uncles Bob and John Mallon came with Mary. Both the men returned to Pittsburgh as they did not like it here.). They were living on a farm and had a lot of kids and Mary came over and nannied for them. She went to St Joseph's Church. They had card parties every Monday and Robert (her future Husband) and Claude Herzig (his friend) use to attend. That is how they officially met.

1910 Census: spelled Mellon on Census Mary Josephine is living at 8 Beelan Street in Pittsburgh Pennsylvania. (ward 4 and district 318). This is her father's John Joseph's house. She is 15 years old and single.

1900 Census: Mary is just 5 and living in her Grandmother Bridget White's house with her parents and two brothers. Bridget is listed as head of house. They are living at 20 Beelan Street. Pittsburgh, Pa.

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Mary Josephine Smith (Mallon)'s Timeline

1895
March 2, 1895
Pittsburgh, Allegheny, Pennsylvania, United States
1916
December 23, 1916
Age 21
Dover, Tuscarawas, Ohio, United States
1917
July 25, 1917
Age 22
Dover, Tuscarawas, Ohio, United States
1920
November 19, 1920
Age 25
Dover, Tuscarawas, Ohio, United States
1928
November 26, 1928
Age 33
Dover, Tuscarawas, Ohio, United States
1948
September 6, 1948
Age 53
Dover, Tuscarawas, Ohio, United States
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Dover, Tuscarawas, Ohio, United States