John O'Dea

M, b. December 15, 1886, d. December 7, 1965
Father*Thomas O'Dea b. March 18, 1842, d. March 31, 1901
Mother*Mary O'Carroll b. June 1, 1865, d. 1930
     John O'Dea was born on December 15, 1886 in Ballybrennan in the Parish of Cahernarry, Ardmore, County Limerick. Godparents were Patrick O'Dea and Margaret English.1 He was the son of Thomas O'Dea and Mary O'Carroll. John O'Dea married Catherine _____ in 1908. Catherine listed her surname on the immigration record as O'Dea indicating that they were married in Ireland.2 John O'Dea died on December 7, 1965 in Plainville, Hartford County, Connecticut, at age 78.3 He was buried in St. Joseph Cemetery, Plainville, Hartford County, Connecticut.4
     He immigrated on November 15, 1908 to New York, New York. He traveled on the ship Celtic originating from Queenstown (Cobh), Ireland. Catherine listed her surname as O'Dea indicating that they were married in Ireland.2

Children of John O'Dea and Catherine _____


May 21, 19101910 Federal CensusPlainville, Hartford County, Connecticut5
January 6, 19201920 Federal CensusPlainville, Hartford County, Connecticut6
April 22, 19301930 Federal CensusPlainville, Hartford County, Connecticut2
April 12, 19401940 Federal CensusPlainville, Hartford County, Connecticut7
ChartsPater Familias O'Dea Descendant Chart (Indented)
Robert (John) O'Dea Descendant Chart (Indented)
Last Edited2 Dec 2021


  1. [S162] Ireland, Catholic Parish Registers, 1655-1915, online,
  2. [S375] April 22, 1930 Census Record, Provo, Utah.
  3. [S372] Connecticut, Death Index, 1949-2001, online…, FamilySearch ( : accessed 28 Feb 2014), John J Odea, 1965.
  4. [S214] Find a Grave, online,
  5. [S373] May 21, 1910 Census Record, Provo, Utah.
  6. [S374] January 6, 1920 Census Record, Provo, Utah.
  7. [S376] April 12, 1940 Census Record, Provo, Utah.