Elizabeth Claffey1,2,3,4

F, b. circa 1852, d. 26 March 1914
     Elizabeth Claffey was also known to have been born circa 1844 at Ireland.5
     Elizabeth Claffey was born circa 1847 at Ireland..6
     Elizabeth Claffey was born circa 1852 at Ireland..7 She was also known to have been born in April 1854 at Ireland.3
     Elizabeth Claffey married Martin J. Dwyer, son of Daniel Dwyer and Mary Carroll, circa 1866.1,8
     Elizabeth Claffey appears as Elizabeth DeWeir, age 23, in the census of 1 June 1870 at Rock Island, Rock Island County, Illinois,in the household of Martin J. Dwyer along with James Dwyer, John Dwyer and Daniel Dwyer.1
     Elizabeth Claffey appears as Elisabeth Weir, age 36, in the census of 5 June 1880 at Waterbury, Connecticut,in the household of Martin J. Dwyer as his wife, along with James Dwyer, Daniel Dwyer, Mary E. Dwyer, Margaret J. Dwyer, Anna Josephine Dwyer, Martin J. Dwyer Jr. and Edward Dwyer.2
     Elizabeth Claffey appears as Eliza Dwyer, age 46, in the census of 2 June 1900 at 33 Lafayette Street, Waterbury, Connecticut,in the household of Martin J. Dwyer as his wife along with Martin J. Dwyer Jr., Edward Dwyer, John J. Dwyer and William Henry Dwyer; The census shows that Elizabeth had 11 children, 6 of whom were alive in 1900.3
     Elizabeth Claffey appears as Elizabeth Dwyer, age 51, in the census of 26 April 1910 at 3 Market Street, Waterbury, Connecticut,in the household of Martin J. Dwyer as his wife, along with Martin J. Dwyer Jr., their son.9
     Martin J. died on 22 November 1912 at 3 Market Street, Waterbury, Connecticut, leaving Elizabeth a widow.10 She resided in 1913 at 3 Market, Waterbury, Connecticut.11 She resided in March 1914 at 937 South Main Street, Waterbury, Connecticut.12
     Elizabeth Claffey died on 26 March 1914 at Waterbury, Connecticut, from uraemia lasting 3 days; secondary cause was chronic nephritis lasting 180 days. Thomas E. Parker, M.D. Arthur J. Lunny, Undertaker.4 She was buried in March 1914 at New St. Joseph's Cemetery, Waterbury, Connecticut.13

Family

Martin J. Dwyer b. c 1842, d. 22 Nov 1912
Children

Census Records

DateLocationMemo
1870Rock Island, Rock Island County, IllinoisElizabeth Claffey appears as Elizabeth DeWeir, age 23, in the census of 1 June 1870 at Rock Island, Rock Island County, Illinois,in the household of Martin J. Dwyer along with James Dwyer, John Dwyer and Daniel Dwyer.1
1880Waterbury, ConnecticutElizabeth Claffey appears as Elisabeth Weir, age 36, in the census of 5 June 1880 at Waterbury, Connecticut,in the household of Martin J. Dwyer as his wife, along with James Dwyer, Daniel Dwyer, Mary E. Dwyer, Margaret J. Dwyer, Anna Josephine Dwyer, Martin J. Dwyer Jr. and Edward Dwyer.2
190033 Lafayette Street, Waterbury, ConnecticutElizabeth Claffey appears as Eliza Dwyer, age 46, in the census of 2 June 1900 at 33 Lafayette Street, Waterbury, Connecticut,in the household of Martin J. Dwyer as his wife along with Martin J. Dwyer Jr., Edward Dwyer, John J. Dwyer and William Henry Dwyer; The census shows that Elizabeth had 11 children, 6 of whom were alive in 1900.3
19103 Market Street, Waterbury, ConnecticutElizabeth Claffey appears as Elizabeth Dwyer, age 51, in the census of 26 April 1910 at 3 Market Street, Waterbury, Connecticut,in the household of Martin J. Dwyer as his wife, along with Martin J. Dwyer Jr., their son.9

Residence Records

YearLocationDetails
19133 Market, Waterbury, ConnecticutElizabeth Claffey resided in 1913 at 3 Market, Waterbury, Connecticut.11
March 1914937 South Main Street, Waterbury, ConnecticutShe resided in March 1914 at 937 South Main Street, Waterbury, Connecticut.12

Citations

  1. [S1207] Martin Dwyer household, 1870 United States Federal Census, Rock Island, Illinois, population schedule, Rock Island, Page 285.
  2. [S129] Martin Dwyer household, 1880 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 39, page 123B, dwelling 138, family 137.
  3. [S283] Martin Dwyer household, 1900 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 434, sheet 2, dwelling 19, family 39.
  4. [S1485] Elizabeth Dwyer, Elizabeth Dwyer's Death Registration.
  5. [S129] Martin Dwyer household, 1880 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 39, page 123B, dwelling 138, family 137, shows age 36 and birthplace as Ireland.
  6. [S1207] Martin Dwyer household, 1870 United States Federal Census, Rock Island, Illinois, population schedule, Rock Island, Page 285.
  7. [S1485] Elizabeth Dwyer, Elizabeth Dwyer's Death Registration, shows birth date as 1852 in Ireland.
  8. [S1485] Elizabeth Dwyer, Elizabeth Dwyer's Death Registration, shows Elizabeth Dwyer, widow Martin.
  9. [S284] Martin Dwyer, 1910 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 484, sheet 24, dwelling 205, family 485.
  10. [S1225] Martin Dwyer, Martin Dwyer's Death Registration, Deaths in Waterbury: January 1911-December 1914, Volume 7, Page 115.
  11. [S60] Waterbury Connecticut Street Directory, 1913, Elizabeth Dywer, wid Martin J; h 3 Market (Page 124).
  12. [S1485] Elizabeth Dwyer, Elizabeth Dwyer's Death Registration, shows residence as 937 South Main Street (Waterbury, CT).
  13. [S1485] Elizabeth Dwyer, Elizabeth Dwyer's Death Registration, shows burial as New St. Joseph's Cemetery.
  14. [S1207] Martin Dwyer household, 1870 United States Federal Census, Rock Island, Illinois, population schedule, Rock Island, Page 285.
  15. [S129] Martin Dwyer household, 1880 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 39, page 123B, dwelling 138, family 137, shows mother as Elisabeth Weir.
  16. [S1207] Martin Dwyer household, 1870 United States Federal Census, Rock Island, Illinois, population schedule, Rock Island, Page 285.
  17. [S1207] Martin Dwyer household, 1870 United States Federal Census, Rock Island, Illinois, population schedule, Rock Island, Page 285.
  18. [S1606] Daniel Dwyer, Daniel Dwyer's Death Registration, shows mother as Elizabeth Dwyer.
  19. [S283] Martin Dwyer household, 1900 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 434, sheet 2, dwelling 19, family 39, shows mother of Martin Dwyer as Eliza Dwyer.
  20. [S1212] The Waterbury Republican, October 7, 1965, Page 4, shows that he was the son of Elizabeth (Claffey) Dwyer.
  21. [S283] Martin Dwyer household, 1900 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 434, sheet 2, dwelling 19, family 39, shows mother of Edward Dwyer as Eliza Dwyer.
  22. [S1483] Edward Dwyer, Edward Dwyer's Death Registration, shows his mother as Elizabeth Claffey.
  23. [S283] Martin Dwyer household, 1900 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 434, sheet 2, dwelling 19, family 39, shows mother of John Dwyer as Eliza Dwyer.
  24. [S1583] Certificate, John J. Dwyer and Elizabeth A. Dillane marriage of 27 September 1906, shows mother as Elizabeth Claffey.
  25. [S283] Martin Dwyer household, 1900 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 434, sheet 2, dwelling 19, family 39, shows mother of William Dwyer as Eliza Dwyer.
  26. [S1357] Certificate, William Henry Dwyer and Elizabeth Anna Cunningham marriage of 24 October 1906, shows mother of the groom as Elizabeth Claffey.
  27. [S1484] William Dwyer, William Dwyer's Death Registration, shows his mother as Elizabeth Claffey.
  28. [S1565] George Dwyer, George Dwyer's Death Registration, shows his mother as Elizabeth L. Dwyer.