Joannah Marra1

#24455, (circa 1836 - )
Father*John O'Marra2
Mother*Mary _____2

Family 1

Michael Hartnett b. c 1833
Children 1.Timothy Hartnett+5 (1855 - 1908)
 2.Michael Hartnett Jr.+10 (1857 - )
 3.John Hartnett11 (c 1862 - 1940)

Family 2

Jeremiah Ryan b. c 1814
Child 1.Joannah Ryan12 (c 1875 - )
Joannah Marra was also known as O'Marra.3 
Joannah Marra was also known as Marah.4 
Her married name was Hartnett.5,6 
Her married name was Ryan.3 
Birth*circa 1836She was born circa 1836 at IrelandG.7 
10 September 1850She appeared on the census of 10 September 1850 at Nashua Hotel, Worcester, Worcester Co., MassachusettsG; (poss.)8 
Marriage*24 December 1854She married Michael Hartnett on 24 December 1854 at Fitchburg, Worcester Co., MassachusettsG; (poss.)6,5 
26 July 1870She appeared on the census of 26 July 1870 at Templeton Town, Worcester Co., MassachusettsG.7 
Marriage*13 May 1873She married Jeremiah Ryan, son of Thomas Ryan and Mary _____, on 13 May 1873 at Templeton, Worcester Co., MassachusettsG.3 
2 June 1880She and Jeremiah Ryan appeared on the census of 2 June 1880 at Templeton, Worcester Co., MassachusettsG; (neis. John (80) and Ellen Ryan, fam. 89; Thomas (66) and Mary Ryan, fam. 88.)9 


  1. [S773] Massachusetts Death Records 1841-1915, images, death rec. of son Timothy, 1908, q.v., online
  2. [S1427] Massachusetts Marriages 1841-1915 (images of registers), online, Marr. Rec. of Jeremiah Ryan and Joanna O'Marrow Hartnett, 1873, q.v.
  3. [S1427] Mass. Marriages 1841-1915, online, Film 4279597 , img. 792/847. Births, marriages (1841-1895), and deaths (1841-1899), Marriages Vol. 254-255. Town of Templeton Marriage Register, sh. 327, No. 12. Jeremiah Ryan, age 59, laborer, b. Ireland, son of Thomas and Mary Ryan; and Joanna O'Marrow Hartnett, age 40, laborer, b. Ireland, dau. of John and Mary O'Marrow; both res. Templeton, marr. 13 May 1873 by Robert Walsh, clergyman, Otter River, Templeton; his third marr., her second.
  4. [S2135] Massachusetts Town and Vital Records: Templeton 1760-1895, Holbrook Research Institute (Jay and Delene Holbrook), compiler, Provo, UT and Oxford, MA, marr. rec. of Susan F Cowen and Michael Hartnett,1881, q.v.
  5. [S767] Massachusetts Marriage Records 1840-1915 (images of registers), online, marr. rec. of Timothy Hartnett and Mary Sullivan, 1874, q.v.
  6. [S2137] Massachusetts, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1626-2001, online, Worcester > Fitchburg >Marriages 1851-1868, img. 19/117. Town of Fitchburg Marriage Register, Book B, sh. 18, No. 117. Michael Hartnett , age 22, laborer, and Joanna Mara, age 20, both b. Ireland, both res. ME; marr. 24 Dec 1854 by M W Gibson, Rom. Cath. priest; registered 26 Feb 1855. Hereinafter cited as Mass. Town Records 1626-2001.
  7. [S18] 1870 U.S. Federal Census. Johannah (34), b. Ireland, keeping house.
  8. [S20] 1850 U.S. Federal Census. Joanna Marra, age unk., b. Ireland.
  9. [S17] 1880 U.S. Federal Census. Jeremiah (70), b. and parents b. Ireland, laborer; Joanna (40), b. and parents b. Ireland, keeping house.
  10. [S859] Massachusetts Birth Records, 1840-1915 (images of town register pages), 1857, City of Worcester Birth Register, No. 525, img. 1022/1154. Michael Hartnett, b. Pine St., Worcester, 9 Mar 1857, son of Michael, engineer, and Johanna, res. 10 Pine St., both b. Ireland.
  11. [S18] 1870 U.S. Federal Census.
  12. [S2135] Mass. Town and Vital Records: Templeton: Marr. Int. of Henry E King and Johannah Ryan, 1892, q.v..