Elizabeth (Sister Mary Christopher) McKenzie

Elizabeth (Sister Mary Christopher) McKenzie

Female 1891 - 1941  (49 years)

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  • Name Elizabeth (Sister Mary Christopher) McKenzie 
    Born 21 Jul 1891  Circleville, Pickaway County, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died 30 Jun 1941  Cincinnati, Clermont County, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • "THE HISTORY OF THE GABRIEL McKENZIE AND RACHEL BLUBAUGH FAMILY OF MARYLAND AND OHIO" by Father Homer Blubaugh:

      McKenzie, Elizabeth Sarah, born July 21, 1891, became a professed Religious Nun, Sister Mary Christopher SC, of the Sisters of Charity. She died June 30, 1941, at the Mount Saint Joseph Infirmary, and is buried at the Mount Saint Joseph Cemetery, Cincinnati, Ohio. The Archives of Mount Saint Joseph sent the following about Sister Mary: "She was a resident of Circleville at the time of her entrance into the Community on Jan. 28, 1917, that she had received a high school education and about one year of Normal (Advanced Education), that she became a teacher during her preparation and was professed on Aug. 15, 1919. "Sister Mary Christopher, SC, taught for ten years,
      1918-28, at Holy Name School, Cleveland, Ohio, then moved Guardian Angels School, Detroit. At this Michigan parish school, she taught and also served as the 'Local Superior' for her Community, 1928-34. From 1934-35
      Sister Mary served as teacher at Saint Leo School, Detroit." "From 1935-41 we find Sister Mary Christopher living at the Motherhouse of the Sisters of Charity, overlooking the Ohio River at Mount Saint Joseph's, where she was the Procuratrix. She died at the young age of almost 50 on July2, 1941. Sister Mary Christopher was a beautiful lady in all ways and died of cancer of the kidneys.
    Person ID I01740  McKenzie Genealogy
    Last Modified 8 Dec 2018 

    Father Leo Michael Sr. McKenzie,   b. 5 May 1848, Ross County, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Sep 1922, Pickaway County, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Margaret Ellen Ward,   b. 10 May 1856, Minerton, Vinton County, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 May 1951, Licking County, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 95 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 26 Apr 1875  St. Joseph Church, Pickaway County, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F00744  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Photos
    Photo of Elizabeth Sarah McKenzie (b. 1894)
    Photo of Elizabeth Sarah McKenzie (b. 1894)


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