Catherine Flahive1

#16702, (circa November 1889 - )
Father*Thomas Flahive1 (c 1853 - )
Mother*Mary Landers1 (s 1855 - b 1901)


Thomas Collins b. s 1885
Her married name was Collins.2 
Katie is presumed to be the "Mrs. Thomas Collins" named in the Administration of the estate of her brother, John. She does not appear after the 1910 census. Still, Mrs. Collins might be an older sister that migrated earlier, and has not yet been identified.3 
Birth*circa November 1889She was born circa November 1889 at Co. Kerry, IrelandG.4,1 
1901She appeared on the census of 1901 in the household of Thomas Flahive at Glantane Townland, Ballinvohir Civil Par., Co. Kerry, IrelandG, age 11, b. Co. Kerry.5 
22 April 1909She and Maurice McKenna migrated to New York City, New York, on 22 April 1909 on the S.S. Carmania, departing Queenstown (now Cobh), Ireland, 14 Apr 1909.6 
circa 15 April 1910She appeared on the census of circa 15 April 1910 at West End Avenue, New York, New York.7 
Marriage*before 22 August 1917She married Thomas Collins before 22 August 1917.2 


  1. [S1524] 1901 Ireland Census, image viewed online
  2. [S1527] New York Wills and Probate Records, 1659-1999, online, Surrogate Court, County of Queens, Mixed Proceedings, Case 837-1917, imgs. 411-418/520. In the matter of the Limited Administration of the goods, chattels and credits of John Flahive, deceased, intestate. Application filed 22 Aug 1917, Order made granting Limited Administration, 22 Aug 1917. Ent. G.I. Page 220, Filing Case C-110.
    Petition of Margaret Flahive, widow of John Flahive, res. 213 East Avenue, Long Island City, Queens, NY. John Flahive, d. 14 Jul 1917, St. John's Hospital, L.I.C., Queens, NY. No value of personal property "except a cause of action for injuries sustained through the alleged neglect of the Long Island R.R. Company, resulting in his death."
    Next of kin or heirs at law:
    Margaret Flahive, wife, res. 213 East Avenue, L.I.C
    James Flahive, brother, res. 83 Third Street, L.I.C.
    Mrs. Thomas Collins, sister, res. 424 Franklin St., Springfield MA
    Thomas Flahive, father, res. Glentanes, Co. Kerry, Ireland
    Patrick Flahive, brother, res. Glentanes, Co. Kerry, Ireland
    Mary Flahive, sister, res. Glentanes, Co. Kerry, Ireland
    Bridget Flahive, sister, res. Glentanes, Co. Kerry, Ireland.
  3. [S520] VWH.
  4. [S1525], online, Catherine Flahive, bapt. 10 Nov 1889, Annnascaul Parish, dau. of Thomas Flahive and Mary Landers; no other data. The church register page containing this record has not yet been imaged. Book no. -, entry 44, record ID KY-RC-BA-27859.
  5. [S1524] 1901 Ireland Census, image viewed online, Kerry, Ballinvoher, Glantane, house 4. Thomas Flahive, age 48, wid., Roman Catholic, able to read and write, farmer, languages Irish and English.
  6. [S620] New York Passenger Lists, 1820-1957 [images on-line], online, Passenger and Crew Lists of Vessels Arriving at New York, New York, 1897-1957; (National Archives Microfilm Publication T715, 8892 rolls), NAI 300346; Records of the Immigration and Naturalization Service; National Archives, Washington, D.C.
    Roll 1249, ims. 70-71/899, List Q9 [stamped 34], lines 17 and 18.
    Maurice McKenna, no. 66596, age 22, laborer, Irish, British national, last res. Annascaul, Ireland, contact Thomas McKenna, Lougher, Annascaul; dest. NY NY, sister Mrs. T. O'Connor, 147 7th St., Long Island City, NY; ht. 5' 8", fair complexion, fair hair, blue eyes; passage paid by father.
    Katie Flahive, no. 66597, age 22, servant, Irish, British national, last res. Annascaul, Ireland, contact Thomas Flahive, Glentanes, Annascaul; dest. NY NY, brother James Flahive, 147 7th St., Long Island City, NY; ht. 5' 8", dark complexion, dark hair, brown eyes; passage paid by brother.
    Manifest note "cousins."
  7. [S8] 1910 U.S. Federal Census. Katie (20), b. and parents b. Ireland, imm. 1909, servant, in hh of Frank (37) and Georgia (33) Noxon, secretary at Cook Publicity [date taken from first page].