Michael WALSH
Catherine (WALSH)
(Abt 1865-)
Michael J. WALSH


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Rose Ellen O'DONNELL

Michael J. WALSH

  • Born: 29 Sep 1887, Galway, Ireland 2
  • Marriage: Rose Ellen O'DONNELL Abt 1919 1

He immigrated on 22 May 1902 to Boston, MA. 1 3 Michael arrived aboard the SS Ivernia which sailed from Queenstown on 14 May 1902 along with his mother and siblings.

He served in the army during Workl War I. 4 Michael was in the Headquarters Company of the 320th Infantry Division and was gassed during one battle while saving the life of another soldier.

He appeared in the 1920 census on 14 Jan 1920 in Pittsburgh, Allegheny, PA. 5

He appeared in the 1930 census on 17 Apr 1930 in Pittsburgh, Allegheny, PA. 1

Michael married Rose Ellen O'DONNELL, daughter of Unknown O'DONNELL and Mary MARSHALL, about 1919.1 (Rose Ellen O'DONNELL was born on 11 Jan 1892 in Pennsylvania 6 7 and died on 20 Nov 1974 in Pittsburgh, Allegheny, PA 8.)


1 Pennsylvania, Allegheny County, 1930 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, (Washington, D.C., National Archives and Records Administration), ED 2-242, Sheet 29, Line 21.

2 National Archives and Records Administration., World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918, (Washington, D.C.)

3 Boston, Massachusetts., Passenger Lists of Vessels Arriving at Boston, Massachusetts, 1891-1943., (Micropublication T843. RG085. Rolls # 1-454. National Archives, Washington, D.C.

4 James Walsh, E-mail to Thomas Hoey, (10 Feb 2006).

5 Pennsylvania, Allegheny County, 1920 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, (Washington, D.C., National Archives and Records Administration), ED 714, Sheet 11, Line 96.

6 Social Security Administration, Death Master File, (http://www.ancestry.com/search/rectype/vital/ssdi/main.htm).

7 Pennsylvania, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania 1910 Miracode Index [database online], (Provo, UT, Ancestry.com, 2000). [Online database subscription. Original Index in Washington, D.C., National Archives and Records Administration.]

8 Funeral Home, Mass Card, (Obtained from Rosemary (Weet) Hoey).

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