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Mary Ernestine Moran

Female 1859 - 1943  (84 years)


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  • Name Mary Ernestine Moran 
    Nickname Tina 
    Born 28 Jan 1859  Huntley township, Carleton Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Emigration 1877  Canada to the US Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Travel Oct 1887  Huntley township, Carleton Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    "Mrs. Jos. Lavallee is visiting at her old home in Huntley, Ont." 
    Travel 25 Oct 1915  Redding to San Francisco Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    "Mrs. Ernestine Dimock left last evening for San Francisco, where she will join her son, Frank La Vallee, and wife, who went to the city a day or so ago." 
    Religion Roman Catholic 
    Census 1920  Seattle, Washington Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Earnestine Dimmock, age 53, widowed, born Canada. Cousin of head of household Edwin L. Levi, age 47, born Michigan. Also Edwin's wife Edith, 46, born Iowa. 
    Died 18 Jul 1943  Seattle, Washington Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5
    Obituary 19 Jul 1943  Seattle, Washington Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Buried 20 Jul 1943  Calvary Catholic Cemetery, Seattle, Washington Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • Is supposed to have been married 4 times, with an E. Boldman as her fourth husband, and a Mr Cheska and another unknown husband in between. However, the name Cheska almost certainly refers to her daughter Lila's husband Edwin Cheska.
    • Emmett Sloan: "She buried four husbands."
    Person ID I20  Moran
    Last Modified 15 Oct 2015 

    Father Alexander Michael Moran,   b. Oct 1830, Huntley township, Carleton Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Jan 1892, Huntley township, Carleton Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 61 years) 
    Mother Mary Ann Leavy,   b. 1 Jan 1832, Co. Longford, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Apr 1907, Ottawa, Carleton Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Married About 1853 
    Family ID F5  Group Sheet

    Family 1 Joseph Lavallee,   b. 16 Mar 1854, Carleton Place, Lanark Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Oct 1887  (Age 33 years) 
    Married About 1883 
    Census 1891  Huntley township, Lanark North Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Francis Lavallee (age 4) and Joseph Lavalle (age 3), born United States, in the household of their grandparents Alexander Moran and Mary Leavy. 
    Census 1891  Ottawa, Carleton Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Tina Lavallee, age 30, widowed, living in household of brother-in-law Michael Fagan and sister Minnie (Mary Elizabeth) Moran Fagan. Occupation: Milliner. Where is daughter Lila Lavallee? 
    Census 1895  East Grand Forks, Polk County, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Head of household is Tina Lavallee, age 32, born Canada, occupation Housekeeper. With daughter Lila, age 10, born Minnesota; Annie McCormick, age 2[8?], occupation Dressmaker; Patrick Byrne, age 28, born Canada, occupation Grocery Merchant. Presumably sons Joseph and Francis are still living with Moran grandparents in Canada? 
    Census 1900  East Grand Forks, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Head of household is Mrs Tine Lavall, with children Lila M, Francis H, and Joseph A. Living beside Timothy Sullivan and Hanora Enright, whose son Michael married Helen Elizabeth Moran. 
    Census 1905  East Grand Forks, Minnesta Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Tena Lavalle, with children Frank, Joseph, and Lila, and a boarder named Randall Montgomery (age 30, born Nebraska). 339 Sibley Street. 
    Children 
     1. Lila Mary Lavallee,   b. 30 Sep 1885, East Grand Forks, Polk Co., Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Feb 1967, Ogden, Weber Co., Utah Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)
     2. Francis Howard Lavallee,   b. 15 Nov 1886, East Grand Forks, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Dec 1918  (Age 32 years)
     3. Joseph Lavallee,   b. 01 Apr 1888, East Grand Forks, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 1 Feb 2011 
    Family ID F500  Group Sheet

    Family 2 Frank Leslie Dimock,   b. About 1857, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Aug 1912, Redding, Shasta County, California Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 55 years) 
    Married About 1911 
    Address 16 Oct 1913  Redding, California Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    Widow Ernestine as beneficiary of Frank L. Dimock's army pension. Address: 702 Butte St., Redding, California. 
    Last Modified 15 Oct 2015 
    Family ID F382  Group Sheet

    Family 3 Samuel Louis Boldman,   b. 19 Feb 1872, Rush, Scioto, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 May 1927, Seattle, Washington Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 55 years) 
    Married 2 May 1921  Portland, Oregon Find all individuals with events at this location  [12, 13
    Address 1923  Seattle, Washington Find all individuals with events at this location 
    1405 9th Ave. S Louis Boldman and Ernestine M. 
    Census 1930  Seattle, Washington Find all individuals with events at this location  [14
    Widowed Ernestine Boaman [Boldman] as head of household. Lives alone, but appears to live next-door to daughter Lila and son-in-law Edwin Cheska. 
    Last Modified 15 Oct 2015 
    Family ID F773  Group Sheet

  • Sources 
    1. [S44] Grand Forks Daily Herald, p. 4, 7 Oct 1887.
      "Mrs. Jos. Lavallee is visiting at her old home in Huntley, Ont."

    2. [S53] Searchlight (Redding, California), p. 4, 26 Oct 1915.

    3. [S105] 1920 United States Federal Census.
      Queen Ann Av, Seattle, King, Washington. Roll: T625_1927; Page: 10A; Enumeration District: 165; Image: 755.

    4. [S201] Washington Death Index, 1940-1996.
      Name: Ernestin Boldman

    5. [S202] Washington State Death Records.
      Name: Ernestine Boldman. Father: Alexander Moran. Mother: Mary Levi.
      DA Reference Number: {C7C8C12E-248D-463C-A9FE-797F9D14BFDA}

    6. [S47] Seattle Daily Times, p. 17, 19 Jul 1943.
      "MRS SAMUEL L. BOLDMAN. Requiem Mass for Mrs. Ernestine Boldman, 84 years old, who died yesterday at her home, 1705 13th Ave S. will be said at 8:30 o'clock tomorrow forenoon in Saint Peter's Church. Mrs Boldman was born in Ontario. She had lived in Seattle for the past 34 years. She was the widow of Samuel L. Boldman. She is survived by a daughter, Mrs. Lila Cheska, and a son, Joseph A. La Valle, both of Seattle; and three sisters, Mrs. Nell Sullivan, East Grand Forks, Minn., and Mrs. Emma Delaney and Mrs. Minnie Fagen, both of Ottawa, On."

    7. [S158] 1891 Census of Canada.
      Ontario, Lanark North, Huntley, Family Number 3.

    8. [S158] 1891 Census of Canada.
      Ontario, Ottawa City, Wellington Ward, Family Number 221.

    9. [S164] 1895 Minnesota State Census.
      Minnesota Territorial and State Censuses, 1849-1905, 1895, Polk, East Grant Forks Ward 4, Family Number 129.

    10. [S118] 1900 United States Federal Census.
      Minnesota, Polk, East Grand Forks, District 212, household no. 242.

    11. [S52] United States Veterans Administration Pension Payment Cards, 1907-1933.
      Frank L Dimock, 1907-1933; citing NARA microfilm publication M850 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.); FHL microfilm 1,634,630.

    12. [S51] Oregon, Marriage Indexes, 1906-1924, 1946-2008.
      Multnomah County. Louis Baldman. Neary Dimock.

    13. [S46] Oregonian, p. 16, 3 May 1921.
      Marriage Licenses...BOLDMAN-DIMOCK. Louis Boldman, legal, Seattle, Wash., and Mary Dimock, legal, Portland.

    14. [S111] 1930 United States Federal Census .
      Washington, King, Seattle, District 131, household no. 317, p. 28.