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Cornelius GRIFFIN

Cornelius GRIFFIN

Male 1874 - 1952  (78 years)

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  • Name Cornelius GRIFFIN 
    Born 1 Jun 1874 
    Gender Male 
    Birth [1874]  Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Birth [1877]  Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Birth [1877]  Great Britain Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Birth [1878]  Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Birth Ardfert, Kerry, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    • Obit: "Artfor County, Ireland"
    Birth 12 Mar 1880  Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Immigration 1887  [Naturalized] Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Immigration 1888  [Naturalized] Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Aged 25 Oct 1900  23 years Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Immigration UNKNOWN  [Naturalized] Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Naturalization 25 Oct 1900  District Court, Waterbury, New Haven, CT Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    • Volume 12, page 309.
      Naturalized the same day:
      Dennis Griffin, ae 21, of Waterbury, Vol 12, pg 283.
      James Griffin, ae 22, of Waterbury, Vol 12, pg 284.
      There are James and Dennis Griffin brothers in Waterbury that fit the mold, but are living with father James in 1900, as brother Daniel and sister Bridget.
    Residence 25 Oct 1900  Waterbury, New Haven, CT Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Occupation 8 Jul 1903  [5
    Castor's helper 
    Residence 8 Jul 1903  4 Franklin Street, Waterbury, New Haven, CT Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Naturalization 25 Oct 1904  District Court, Waterbury, New Haven, CT Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • 10 Oct 1907?, according to wife's manifest.
    Occupation Laborer, retired, city  [7
    Occupation 29 Apr 1910  [2
    Teamster, Ice company 
    Residence 29 Apr 1910  260 Wolcott Street, 5 Ward, Waterbury, New Haven, CT Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Occupation 12 Sep 1918  [8
    Trucking business, self employed 
    Residence 12 Sep 1918  26 St Margaret Avenue, Waterbury, New Haven, CT Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    _EYEC 12 Sep 1918  [8
    Blue 
    _HAIR 12 Sep 1918  [8
    Light brown 
    _HEIG 12 Sep 1918  [8
    Tall 
    Occupation 2 Jan 1920  [1
    Truck driver 
    Residence 2 Jan 1920  26 St Margaret Avenue, 5 Ward, Waterbury, New Haven, CT Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Residence 11 Mar 1924  26 [St] Margaret [Avenue], Waterbury, New Haven, CT Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Occupation 8 Apr 1930  [3
    Truck driver, Water works, City 
    Residence Old Salem Road, Prospect, New Haven, CT Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Residence 8 Apr 1930  26 St Margaret Avenue, 5 Ward, Waterbury, New Haven, CT Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Residence 4 Jun 1932  [Waterbury, New Haven, CT] Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Residence 16 Mar 1938  Cooke Road, Prospect, New Haven, CT Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    Residence 16 Mar 1938  Prospect, New Haven, CT Find all individuals with events at this location  [12
    Residence 5 Aug 1952  Old Salem Road, Prospect, New Haven, CT Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Died 5 Aug 1952  St Mary's Hospital, Waterbury, New Haven, CT Find all individuals with events at this location  [6, 7
    Cause: Subdural hemorrhage 
    • Informant Mr Christopher Griffin
    Buried 8 Aug 1952  Calvary Cemetery, Waterbury, New Haven, CT Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Person ID I11058  4 February 2018
    Last Modified 12 Dec 2010 

    Father Jeremiah GRIFFIN,   b. Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother Hannah CONNORS,   b. Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F3239  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Mary JONES,   b. [1875], Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 8 Jul 1903  Waterbury, New Haven, CT Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    • By W J Slocum, Rector, Church of the Immaculate Conception.
    Married [1904]  [2
    Children 
     1. Anna GRIFFIN,   b. 1906, CT Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Catherine GRIFFIN,   b. 1907, CT Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Margaret GRIFFIN,   b. 1908, CT Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Joseph GRIFFIN,   b. May 1909, CT Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1920  (Age ~ 10 years)
     5. Christopher GRIFFIN,   b. 1911, CT Find all individuals with events at this location
    Family ID F3208  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Marriage: Cornelius Griffin s Jeremiah Griffin m Hannah Connors
      Census 1920: also in household
      Martin GRIFFIN, nephew, 27, CT, Cor?man vocal?, Traveler?

      WWI Draft Reg Card: Mrs Cornelius Griffin 26 Margaret as nearest relative; lost fingers on left hand.

  • Sources 
    1. [S62] Census, US Federal, 1920, Department of Commerce, (1920).

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

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

    4. [S771] Index to New England Naturalizations and Petitions, National Archives.

    5. [S3402] Marriage Record of Cornelius Griffin and Mary Jones, City of Waterbury, Connecticut, (p 107 m 8 July 1903).

    6. [S971] Obituary of Cornelius Griffin, The Waterbury American, (Wednesday 6 August 1952 p 11).

    7. [S948] Death Certificate of Cornelius Griffin, Connecticut State Department of Health.

    8. [S870] World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918, Ancestry.com, (Online Database with connected images).

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

    10. [S791] Obituary of Joseph Griffin, Waterbury Republican, (4 June 1932).

    11. [S950] Death Certificate of Daniel Griffin, Connecticut State Department of Health.

    12. [S969] Obituary of Daniel Griffin 1938, The Waterbury Republican, (Wednesday 16 March 1938 p 3).