Mott Street Stories

No. 37 Mott Street: Nealis family from Co. Sligo

No. 126 Mott Street: Barney Doran from Co. Tyrone

The ‘future’ of No. 184 Mott Street. Classified advertisement, The New York Herald, 2 August 1860.





No. 141-143 Mott Street.  Excerpt from “Our New York Correspondence” by “Westchester,” Westchester Herald (Ossining, New York), 20 December 1853, p. 2.







SUDDEN DEATH AT THE PEOPLE’S BATHING ESTABLISHMENT.  An unknown man who has been in the habit for some time of taking vapor baths at the People’s Bathing establishment, No. 141 Mott-street, yesterday afternoon took ill while bathing and soon died. – New York Times, 11 December 1857, p. 5

No. 201 Mott Street:  Slevin, Fitzpatrick, and McGill

No. 225 Mott Street:  three story building owned by William McKenna from 1886-1922.  Its residents go to court in 1904!