Chicago Illinois St. Anne's School of Nursing
Class of 1919

[Transcribed by Shauna Williams for Genealogy Trails]


(Photo from left: Welsie Smith, Mary Rogers, Agnes Maddock, Naomi Cook, Mary Carney & Mary Lenzini)

*Mary Rose Carney Gearon- 5056 W. Windsor Ave. Chicago, Ill. MU 5-7597 Did private duty for two years before marriage. Married to a doctor. When husband expired in 1932 returned to nursing, took a business course and worked at Chicago TB Institute for three years. After this period worked at private duty until 1963. Has a son and two granddaughters.

*Welsie Smith Swanson- 140 Plandome Ct. Manhasset, N.Y. MA 7-2232 Presently working at the WSN Hospital in St. Albans, NY. Has been there for 15 years. Has worked six years in the nursery and is thinking of retiring soon. Husband is deceased. Had one daughter and now has three grandsons and one granddaughter.

*Naomi Cook Wylie (O'Connell)- P.O. Box 621 Valley Center, Calif. 745-8017 After graduation helped open a hospital in Muncie, Indiana. Had three children, two daughters and a son. Lost her son in the service of our country as well as her husband. Both daughters are RN's. Remarried and is now engaged in helping open a convalescent hospital in Escondido, Calif.

*Mary Rogers- No information

*Agnes Maddock- No information

*Mary Lenzini Blair- 6037 S. California Ave. Chicago, Ill. Worked with infant welfare for 3 years after graduation. Married with two children. Daughter, June Blair Summa graduated from St. Anne's on her Mother's thirtieth Anniversary. She also has a niece that is a St. Anne's graduate, Joanne Lenzini. Son operates a Hobby Shop in East Moline, Ill.




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