Helena Bowers1,2,3,4,5

F, b. 6 September 1890, d. 18 February 1981
FatherFrederick W. Bowers5 b. Apr 1863
MotherKatherine (?) b. May 1865
ChartsDennis Phelan Descendancy Indented Chart
Daniel Bergin Descendancy Chart
John Hennessey Descendancy Chart
           Helena Bowers was born on 6 September 1890 at Connecticut..6,1,7,8
     Helena Bowers appears as Lena Bower, age 9, in the census of 2 June 1900 at 398 Dublin Street, Waterbury, Connecticut,in the household of Frederick W. Bowers as his daughter.9
     Helena Bowers appears as Helen Bowers, age 19, in the census of 22 April 1910 at 36 Second Avenue, Waterbury, Connecticut,in the household of Frederick W. Bowers as his daughter.10
     Helena Bowers married George Vincent Phelan, son of John J. Phelan and Mary E. Hennessey, on 29 November 1922 at Waterbury, Connecticut.3,11,12,13,14,15,16 Helena Bowers and George Vincent Phelan resided in 1924 at 106 Rose Street, Waterbury, Connecticut.17 Helena Bowers and George Vincent Phelan resided in 1930 at 123 Edson Avenue, Waterbury, Connecticut.18
     Helena Bowers appears as Helen Phelan, age 38, in the census of 4 April 1930 at 123 Edson Avenue, Waterbury, Connecticut,in the household of George Vincent Phelan as his wife with Ruth Mary Phelan, Hermiline G. Phelan, George Vincent Phelan Jr. and John Raymond Phelan.18 Helena Bowers and George Vincent Phelan resided in 1933 at 28 Luke Street, Waterbury, Connecticut.19
     Helena Bowers appears as Helen Phelan, age 49, in the census of 16 April 1940 at 95 Fairmont, Waterbury, New Haven County, Connecticut,in the household of George Vincent Phelan as his wife, along with Ruth Mary Phelan, Hermiline G. Phelan, George Vincent Phelan Jr. and John Raymond Phelan.4 Helena Bowers and George Vincent Phelan resided in 1946 at 28 Luke Street, Waterbury, Connecticut, with their children Hermiline, Ruth, George and John.20 Helena Bowers and George Vincent Phelan resided in 1957 at 28 Luke Street, Waterbury, Connecticut.21 Helena Bowers was an informant to the death of George Vincent Phelan, her husband; of congestive heart failure.22,11,12,23 Helena Bowers resided in 1967 at Waterbury, Connecticut.24 She resided in 1968 at 12 Macauley Avenue, Waterbury, Connecticut.25 She resided in 1981 at 1660 East Main Street, Waterbury, Connecticut.26
     Helena Bowers died on 18 February 1981 at Waterbury, Connecticut, at age 90.27,28

Family

George Vincent Phelan b. 21 Nov 1893, d. 23 Jun 1957
Children

Census Records

DateLocationMemo
1900398 Dublin Street, Waterbury, ConnecticutHelena Bowers appears as Lena Bower, age 9, in the census of 2 June 1900 at 398 Dublin Street, Waterbury, Connecticut,in the household of Frederick W. Bowers as his daughter.9
191036 Second Avenue, Waterbury, ConnecticutHelena Bowers appears as Helen Bowers, age 19, in the census of 22 April 1910 at 36 Second Avenue, Waterbury, Connecticut,in the household of Frederick W. Bowers as his daughter.10
1930123 Edson Avenue, Waterbury, ConnecticutHelena Bowers appears as Helen Phelan, age 38, in the census of 4 April 1930 at 123 Edson Avenue, Waterbury, Connecticut,in the household of George Vincent Phelan as his wife with Ruth Mary Phelan, Hermiline G. Phelan, George Vincent Phelan Jr. and John Raymond Phelan.18
194095 Fairmont, Waterbury, New Haven County, ConnecticutHelena Bowers appears as Helen Phelan, age 49, in the census of 16 April 1940 at 95 Fairmont, Waterbury, New Haven County, Connecticut,in the household of George Vincent Phelan as his wife, along with Ruth Mary Phelan, Hermiline G. Phelan, George Vincent Phelan Jr. and John Raymond Phelan.4

Residence Records

YearLocationDetails
1924106 Rose Street, Waterbury, ConnecticutHelena Bowers and George Vincent Phelan resided in 1924 at 106 Rose Street, Waterbury, Connecticut.17
1930123 Edson Avenue, Waterbury, ConnecticutHelena Bowers and George Vincent Phelan resided in 1930 at 123 Edson Avenue, Waterbury, Connecticut.18
193328 Luke Street, Waterbury, ConnecticutHelena Bowers and George Vincent Phelan resided in 1933 at 28 Luke Street, Waterbury, Connecticut.19
194628 Luke Street, Waterbury, ConnecticutHelena Bowers and George Vincent Phelan resided in 1946 at 28 Luke Street, Waterbury, Connecticut, with their children Hermiline, Ruth, George and John.20
195728 Luke Street, Waterbury, ConnecticutHelena Bowers and George Vincent Phelan resided in 1957 at 28 Luke Street, Waterbury, Connecticut.21
1967Waterbury, ConnecticutHelena Bowers resided in 1967 at Waterbury, Connecticut.24
196812 Macauley Avenue, Waterbury, ConnecticutShe resided in 1968 at 12 Macauley Avenue, Waterbury, Connecticut.25
19811660 East Main Street, Waterbury, ConnecticutShe resided in 1981 at 1660 East Main Street, Waterbury, Connecticut.26

Citations

  1. [S283] Frederick J. Bowers household, 1900 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 434, sheet 2, dwelling 18, family 28.
  2. [S284] Frederick Bowers, 1910 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 470, sheet 10B, dwelling 151, family 250.
  3. [S8] George and Helen Phelan's Marriage Certificate.
  4. [S1281] George Phelan household, 1940 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 258, sheet 12B, number of household , 252.
  5. [S157] CT Death Index, 1949-2012, Helene Phelan, State File Number 04475, 18 February 1981,shows her father's surname as Bowers.
  6. [S157] CT Death Index, 1949-2012, Helene Phelan, State File Number 04475, 18 February 1981,shows her birthdate as 6 September 1890.
  7. [S284] Frederick Bowers, 1910 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 470, sheet 10A, dwelling 151, family 250, shows age 19.
  8. [S1281] George Phelan household, 1940 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 258, sheet 12B, number of household , 252, shows age 49 and birthplace as Connecticut.
  9. [S283] Frederick J. Bowers household, 1900 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 434, sheet 2, dwelling 18, family 28, shows Bower.
  10. [S284] Frederick Bowers, 1910 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 470, sheet 10A, dwelling 151, family 250.
  11. [S48] George Phelan's Death Certificate.
  12. [S64] The Waterbury Republican, June 24, 1957.
  13. [S286] George V. Phelan household, 1930 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 5-265, sheet 3B, dwelling 42, family 71, says he was married at age 28.
  14. [S1281] George Phelan household, 1940 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 258, sheet 12B, number of household , 252, shows Helen as the wife of George Phelan.
  15. [S157] CT Death Index, 1949-2012, George V. Phelan, State File Number 11120, 23 June 1957,shows his spouse as Helen.
  16. [S157] CT Death Index, 1949-2012, Helene Phelan, State File Number 04475, 18 February 1981,shows spouse as George.
  17. [S60] Waterbury Connecticut Street Directory, George V. Phelan (Helen), 1924; Section P, Page 425.
  18. [S286] George V. Phelan household, 1930 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 5-265, sheet 3B, dwelling 42, family 71.
  19. [S60] Waterbury Connecticut Street Directory, George V. (Helen M.) Phelan, 1933; Book Section P, Page 369.
  20. [S60] Waterbury Connecticut Street Directory, George V. (Helen M) Phelan, 1946; Section P, Page 752.
  21. [S60] Waterbury Connecticut Street Directory, George V. (Helen M) Phelan, 1957; Section P, Page 544.
  22. [S157] CT Death Index, 1949-2012, George V. Phelan, State File Number 11120, 23 June 1957.
  23. [S1] Interview, Ralph Phelan.
  24. [S164] Connecticut City Directories, Winsted, 1967; Phelan, Helen (widow George); Section P, Page 671; shows her home as Waterbury.
  25. [S60] Waterbury Connecticut Street Directory, 1968; Phelan, Helen M. (wid George V.); Section P, Page 550; shows her residence.
  26. [S157] CT Death Index, 1949-2012, Helene Phelan, State File Number 04475, 18 February 1981,shows her address.
  27. [S157] CT Death Index, 1949-2012, Helene Phelan, State File Number 04475, 18 February 1981.
  28. [S159] Helene Phelan, 043-20-0252, Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014,.
  29. [S286] George V. Phelan household, 1930 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 5-265, sheet 3B, dwelling 42, family 71.
  30. [S1281] George Phelan household, 1940 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 258, sheet 12B, number of household , 252, shows mother as Helen Phelan.
  31. [S752] The Waterbury Republican-American, 17 June 2008, Page 5B.
  32. [S1405] Social Security Applications, 1936-2007, John Raymond Phelan; shows mother as Helen Bowers.