Finton Phelan1

M, b. circa 1815, d. 5 October 1894
FatherJames Phelan
           Finton Phelan was born circa 1797 at Queens County, Ireland. His death registration shows age 97.
     Finton Phelan was born circa 1815 at Queens County, Ireland..2
     Finton Phelan married Sarah Delaney, daughter of Martin Delaney and Catherine Creary, at Queens County, Ireland.
     Finton Phelan died on 5 October 1894 at 82 Ridge Street, Waterbury, Connecticut, from diarrheorea (sic) and old age and exhaustion.
     Finton Phelan was buried in October 1894 at St. Joseph's Cemetery, Waterbury, Connecticut.3

Family

Sarah Delaney b. c 1810, d. 1 Apr 1887
Children

Obituaries and Other News Articles

     In October 1894, the following article was published in the Waterbury Democrat:

          The funeral of Fenton Phelan took place at three o'clock yesterday afternoon with services in St. Patrick's church, conducted by Rev. J. H. Duggan and interment (sic) in St. Joseph's cemetery. The pall bearers were Martin Wall, James Wall, Patrick Gormley, Thomas Maher, John Phelan and William Perkinson.4

Citations

  1. [S1486] Eliza Kilbride, Eliza Kilbride's Death Registration, shows her father as Finton Phelan.
  2. [S1486] Eliza Kilbride, Eliza Kilbride's Death Registration, shows birthplace of Eliza's father as Queens County, Ireland.
  3. [S1645] The Waterbury Democrat, 8 October 1894, shows that his burial was in St. Joseph's cemetery.
  4. [S1645] The Waterbury Democrat, 8 October 1894.
  5. [S1556] The Waterbury Republican, 29 September 1910, Page 4, shows that she is survived by a sister, Mrs. Edward Dowling.
  6. [S1556] The Waterbury Republican, 29 September 1910, Page 4, shows that she is survived by a brother, Patrick J. Phelan.