John Joseph Murphy Sr.1,2,3,4,5,6

M, b. 18 September 1918, d. 2 November 1994
FatherJohn F. Murphy7,2,3,8,9 b. 28 May 1886, d. 8 Jun 1962
MotherAnnie J. Healy2,3,10,11,5,12 b. 11 Nov 1882, d. 28 May 1959
Relationship1st cousin 2 times removed of Taryn Lynn Phelan
ChartsJohn Healy Descendancy Indented Chart
           John Joseph Murphy Sr. was born on 18 September 1918 at Waterbury, Connecticut..13,14,15,5,1,6
     John Joseph Murphy Sr. appears as John Murphy, age 1, in the census of 3 January 1920 at 168 Railroad Hill Street, Waterbury, Connecticut,in the household of John F. Murphy as his son.2 John Joseph Murphy Sr. resided in January 1920 at 168 Railroad Hill Street, Waterbury, Connecticut.2
     John Joseph Murphy Sr. appears as John Murphy, age 11, in the census of 9 April 1930 at 1420 Thomaston Avenue, Waterbury, New Haven, Connecticut,in the household of John F. Murphy as his son; Three roomers were listed on the census with this family. They were Gerald Fitzgerald, age 42, a sprayer in a novelty shop; Bernard Pilney, age 30, a laborer in the brass mill; and George Burgoyne, age 40, a laborer in the brass mill.3 John Joseph Murphy Sr. resided in April 1930 at 1420 Thomaston Avenue, Waterbury, Connecticut, with his parents and siblings: Eileen, Thomas, and Andrew.3
     John Joseph Murphy Sr. appears as John Murphy, age 21, in the census of 8 April 1940 at West Main Street, Cheshire, Connecticut,in the household of John F. Murphy as his son, along with Annie J. Healy, Thomas P. Murphy, Andrew B. Murphy, Corrine Mary Delevieleuse and John Francis Delevieleuse.4
     John was an Army veteran of World War II having served in Alaska.5 He resided in April 1959 at Waterbury, Connecticut.16 He resided in June 1962 at Waterbury, Connecticut.17 He was a communicant of Saint Pius X Church.5
     John Joseph Murphy Sr. died on 2 November 1994 at at home, Wolcott, Connecticut, at age 76.5,18 He was buried on 5 November 1994 at St. Bridget's Cemetery, Cheshire, Connecticut.5,6

Census Records

DateLocationMemo
1920168 Railroad Hill Street, Waterbury, ConnecticutJohn Joseph Murphy Sr. appears as John Murphy, age 1, in the census of 3 January 1920 at 168 Railroad Hill Street, Waterbury, Connecticut,in the household of John F. Murphy as his son.2
19301420 Thomaston Avenue, Waterbury, New Haven, ConnecticutJohn Joseph Murphy Sr. appears as John Murphy, age 11, in the census of 9 April 1930 at 1420 Thomaston Avenue, Waterbury, New Haven, Connecticut,in the household of John F. Murphy as his son; Three roomers were listed on the census with this family. They were Gerald Fitzgerald, age 42, a sprayer in a novelty shop; Bernard Pilney, age 30, a laborer in the brass mill; and George Burgoyne, age 40, a laborer in the brass mill.3
1940West Main Street, Cheshire, ConnecticutJohn Joseph Murphy Sr. appears as John Murphy, age 21, in the census of 8 April 1940 at West Main Street, Cheshire, Connecticut,in the household of John F. Murphy as his son, along with Annie J. Healy, Thomas P. Murphy, Andrew B. Murphy, Corrine Mary Delevieleuse and John Francis Delevieleuse.4

Residence Records

YearLocationDetails
January 1920168 Railroad Hill Street, Waterbury, ConnecticutJohn Joseph Murphy Sr. resided in January 1920 at 168 Railroad Hill Street, Waterbury, Connecticut.2
April 19301420 Thomaston Avenue, Waterbury, ConnecticutHe resided in April 1930 at 1420 Thomaston Avenue, Waterbury, Connecticut, with his parents and siblings: Eileen, Thomas, and Andrew.3
April 1959Waterbury, ConnecticutHe resided in April 1959 at Waterbury, Connecticut.16
June 1962Waterbury, ConnecticutHe resided in June 1962 at Waterbury, Connecticut.17

Citations

  1. [S467] John Joseph Murphy entry, Birth Certificate (18 September 1918).
  2. [S285] John Murphy household, 1920 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 490, sheet IA, dwelling 4, family 6.
  3. [S286] John F. Murphy household, 1930 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 230, sheet 11B, dwelling 167, family 251.
  4. [S1305] John Murphy household, 1940 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Cheshire, ED 5-30, sheet 5A, number of household 102.
  5. [S245] The Waterbury Republican, 1994 November.
  6. [S334] Questionnaire, Jean Marra Murphy to Taryn L. Phelan, 3 December, 1998.
  7. [S193] The Waterbury Republican, June 9, 1962, shows John J. Murphy as surviving son.
  8. [S1305] John Murphy household, 1940 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Cheshire, ED 5-30, sheet 5A, number of household 102,shows father of John Murphy as John Murphy.
  9. [S186] Interview, Eileen Murphy Habelka, 1998.
  10. [S1305] John Murphy household, 1940 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Cheshire, ED 5-30, sheet 5A, number of household 102,shows mother of John Murphy as Annie Murphy.
  11. [S185] The Waterbury Republican, May 29, 1959, obituary shows John J. Murphy as her son.
  12. [S172] Interview, Kathleen Healey, 1994.
  13. [S285] John Murphy household, 1920 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 490, sheet IA, dwelling 4, family 6, shows age 1 and birthplace as Connecticut.
  14. [S286] John F. Murphy household, 1930 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 230, sheet 11B, dwelling 167, family 251, shows age 11 and Connecticut as the birthplace.
  15. [S1305] John Murphy household, 1940 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Cheshire, ED 5-30, sheet 5A, number of household 102,shows age 21 and birthplace as Connecticut.
  16. [S185] The Waterbury Republican, May 29, 1959, shows address of her son.
  17. [S193] The Waterbury Republican, June 9, 1962, shows address of John J. Murphy as Waterbury.
  18. [S334] Questionnaire, Jean Marra Murphy to Taryn L. Phelan, 3 December, 1998, shows Nov 4, but is an error.