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Catherine GRIFFIN

Catherine GRIFFIN

Female 1886 - 1955  (69 years)

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  • Name Catherine GRIFFIN 
    Born 17 Mar 1886  Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Female 
    Birth [1881]  [2
    Birth [1882]  Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4
    Birth [1883]  Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    • Aged 26 at time of marriage.
    Birth [1885]  Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Birth Kerry, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Burial Calvary Cemetery, Waterbury, New Haven, CT Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Death Waterbury, New Haven, CT Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    • Aged 69 years.
    Meeting Step-Sister, Mrs T Griffin, 54 Fuller Street, Waterbury, New Haven, CT Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Immigration 1903?/1905?  [4
    Immigration 1904?/1914?  [3
    Immigration 1905  [Naturalized] Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Immigration From 25 Jun 1905 to 2 Jul 1905  Umbria: Queenstown to New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • With sister Margaret.
    Residence 25 Jun 1905  Killorglin, Kerry, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Residence 22 Apr 1909  324 Scovill Street, Waterbury, New Haven, CT Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Residence 28 Apr 1910  103 Clarke Street, 4 Ward, Waterbury, New Haven, CT Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Occupation 14 Jan 1920  [4
    Housewife 
    Residence 14 Jan 1920  12 First Street, 4 Ward, Waterbury, New Haven, CT Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Residence 10 Feb 1925  Waterbury, New Haven, CT Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Residence 17 Apr 1930  272 Orange Street, 1 Ward, Waterbury, New Haven, CT Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Occupation 21 Jun 1955  [1
    Housewife 
    Residence 21 Jun 1955  272 Orange Street, Waterbury, New Haven, CT Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 7
    Died 21 Jun 1955  272 Orange Street, Waterbury, New Haven, CT Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 7
    Cause: Coronary occlusion 
    • Husband is informant.
    Buried 24 Jun 1955  Calvary Cemetery, Waterbury, New Haven, CT Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Person ID I10413  4 February 2018
    Last Modified 18 Jun 2006 

    Father James GRIFFIN,   b. [1841], Kerry, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 May 1928, Knocknaboola, Killorglin, Kerry, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother Ellen MURPHY,   b. [1853],   d. 8 Dec 1922, Knocknaboola, Killorglin, Kerry, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 24 Jan 1874  Roman Catholic Chapel, Killorglin, Killorglin, Kerry Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    • By George O'Sullivan, RCR
    Married [1874]  [11
    Family ID F3075  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Nicholas George DOWNS,   b. 20 Apr 1877, Martramane, Killiney, Kerry, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Aug 1961, 272 Orange Street, Waterbury, New Haven, CT Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years) 
    Married 22 Apr 1909  Church of the Immaculate Conception, Waterbury, New Haven, CT Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    • By James E O'Brien, assistant.
    Married [1909]  [3
    Children 
     1. Eileen M DOWNS,   b. 10 Apr 1911, Waterbury, New Haven, CT Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Dec 1994, St Joseph's Manor, Trumball, Fairfield, CT Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years)
     2. Bernard N DOWNS,   b. 7 Jul 1914, CT Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Mar 1983, St Mary's Hospital, Waterbury, New Haven, CT Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years)
    Family ID F3011  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Census 1910: 1 child, 1 living. (No child is enumerated though.)
      Obituary: Parents called James and Ellen (Murphy) Griffin.
      Death certificate: parents called James Griffin and Ellen Murphy.
      Marriage record: parents called James Griffin and Ellen Cassidy.
      Birth records searched for years 1882, 1883, 1884. No dice.

  • Sources 
    1. [S658] Death Certificate of Catherine Griffin Downs, Connecticut Deaprtment of Health.

    2. [S52] New York Passenger Lists, 1820-1957, Ancestry.com, (Ancestry.com).

    3. [S60] Census, US Federal, 1910, Department of Commerce, (1910).

    4. [S62] Census, US Federal, 1920, Department of Commerce, (1920).

    5. [S659] Marriage Certificate of Nicholas Downs and Catherine Griffin, City of Waterbury.

    6. [S197] Census, US Federal, 1930, Department of Commerce, (1930).

    7. [S649] Obituary of Mrs Nicholas Downes, Waterbury Republican, (22 June 1955, Wednesday).

    8. [S57] Connecticut Death Index, 1949-2001, Ancestry.com.

    9. [S651] Obituary of Mrs Thomas Griffin, Waterbury American, (11 February 1925).

    10. [S725] Marriage Record of James Griffin and Ellen Murphy, Civil Registration Ireland, (24 January 1874).

    11. [S697] Census of Ireland, 1911, Republic of Ireland, (2 April 1911).