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Edward Joseph Connolly (1882 - 1955)

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Edward Joseph Connolly
Born in New Brunswick, Middlesex, New Jersey, United Statesmap
Ancestors ancestors
Husband of — married [date unknown] [location unknown]
Descendants descendants
Died in New Brunswick, Middlesex, New Jersey, United Statesmap
Profile last modified | Created 14 Jun 2015
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Biography

Edward was born June 21, 1882[1] in New Brunswick, Middlesex, New Jersey, United States[2] (see Notes). His parents were Edward P Connolly and Rosana (Lynch) Connolly.

In 1900, Edward lived with his parents and six brothers in New Brunswick, Middlesex, New Jersey, United States.[3]

Edward married Delia, probably before 1904, when their first child, John. By 1915, Edward lived in New Brunswick, Middlesex, United States with Delia and their four children, John (see Notes), Vincent (born 1906), Edward Jr. (born 1908), and Anna (born 1910).[4] Their youngest child, Frank, was born in 1912 and died the same year. In 1930, Edward, Delia and their children continued to live in New Brunswick, Middlesex, New Jersey, United States.[5] In 1940, now known as Edward J. Connolly Sr., he and Delia were still in New Brunswick, Middlesex, New Jersey, United States and their son, Edward J., still lived in their home.[6]

Edward died February 10, 1955 in New Brunswick, Middlesex, New Jersey, United States. He is buried in Plot 12 West in the St George South section of Saint Peters Cemetery in New Brunswick, Middlesex, New Jersey, United States.[2]

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Notes

Edward's birth is shown as June 23, 1882 in a memorial[2], however he stated it as June 21, 1882 when he registered for the World War II draft.[1]

The 1915 census shows Edward's the name of Edward's oldest child as Chas,[4] however he is correctly shown as John in 1940[6].

Sources

[1] [2] [3] [4] [5] [6]

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 United States World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942, index and images, (accessed 03 Dec 2014), Edward Joseph Connolly, 1942.
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.3 Find A Grave, memorial for Edward Joseph Connolly, (accessed June 13, 2015).
  3. 3.0 3.1 United States Census, 1900," index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:M9F5-3CN : accessed 14 June 2015), Edward Connolly in household of Edward Connolly, New Brunswick city Ward 4, Middlesex, New Jersey, United States; citing sheet 6A, family 127, NARA microfilm publication T623 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.); FHL microfilm 1,240,984.
  4. 4.0 4.1 4.2 New Jersey, State Census, 1915, index, (accessed 01 Dec 2014), Edward Connolly, 1915
  5. 5.0 5.1 United States Census, 1930, index and images, (accessed 03 Dec 2014), Edward J Connolly, New Brunswick, Middlesex, New Jersey, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 0052, sheet 2A, family 22, line 10, film number 1367, NARA microfilm publication T626, (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 2002); FHL microfilm 2341102.
  6. 6.0 6.1 6.2 United States Census, 1940, index and images, (accessed 03 Dec 2014), Edward J Connolly, Ward 4, New Brunswick, New Brunswick City, Middlesex, New Jersey, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 12-67, sheet 11A, family 206, NARA digital publication of T627, roll 2360, NARA digital publication of T627, National Archives and Records Administration, Washington, D.C.




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