Helen Marie Slavin1,2,3

F, b. 14 October 1897, d. 10 October 1967
FatherDennis Joseph Slavin4,5,6,7,8 b. 11 Mar 1870, d. 10 Dec 1943
MotherMary Agnes Dwyer9,10,11,12,8 b. 26 Feb 1877, d. 27 Jun 1969
Relationship1st cousin 1 time removed of Taryn Lynn Phelan
ChartsJohn Dwyer Descendancy Indented Chart
           Helen Marie Slavin was born on 14 October 1897 at 401 Dublin Street, Waterbury, Connecticut..1,13,14,15,16,17,18,19
     Helen Marie Slavin appears as Ellen Slavin, age 2, in the census of 8 June 1900 at 401 Dublin Street, Waterbury, Connecticut,in the household of Dennis Joseph Slavin as his daughter.20
     Helen Marie Slavin appears as Helen Slavin, age 12 in the census of 25 April 1910 at Waterbury, New Haven, Connecticut,in the household of Dennis Joseph Slavin as his daughter; Dennis' three brothers, Michael, Joseph, and William were also enumerated as living with this family.2
     Helen Marie Slavin resided on 25 April 1910 at 421 Hamilton Avenue, Waterbury, Connecticut, with her parents and her siblings: James, Edward, and Maureen and her paternal uncles: Michael, Joseph, and William.2
     Helen Marie Slavin appears as Helen Slavin, age 22, in the census of 18 March 1920 at Waterbury, New Haven, Connecticut,in the household of Dennis Joseph Slavin as his daughter.3
     Helen Marie Slavin resided on 18 March 1920 at 401 Hamilton Avenue, Waterbury, Connecticut, with her parents and siblings: James, Edward, Maureen, and Frances.3 She marrried Cornelius J. Burkinshaw in 1924.8,21,22,23 Helen and Cornelius J. Burkinshaw resided in August 1924 at 704 Edmond Building, Washington, D. C.24 Helen and Neil Burkinshaw were found on a passenger list on 1 September 1924 at New York, New York, sailing on the S. S. Rousillon having left the port of Bordeaux, France on the 21st of August. (Might this have been their honeymoon?)25 Helen and Cornelius J. Burkinshaw resided on 16 March 1925 at 3100 Connecticut Avenue, Washington, D. C.24 Helen and Neil Burkinshaw were found on a passenger list on 16 March 1925 at New York, New York, sailing on the S. S. Leviathan having left the port of Southampton, England on the 10th of March.26
     Helen Marie Slavin appears as Helen S. Burkenshaw, age 32, in the census of 5 April 1930 at Washington, District of Columbia,in the household of Cornelius J. Burkinshaw as his wife.27
     Helen Marie Slavin and Cornelius J. Burkinshaw resided in April 1930 at 1710 Surrey Lane, Washington, District of Columbia.27 Helen Marie Slavin and Cornelius J. Burkinshaw were found on a passenger list on 10 October 1953 at Montreal, Quebec, Canada, eventually crossing into the US. Their original port of sail was from Bremen, Germany, on September 29th. The manifest shows their final destination to be Washington, D.C.28
     Helen Marie Slavin died on 10 October 1967 at Waterbury, Connecticut, at age 69.29 She was buried on 13 October 1967 at Arlington National Cemetery, Virginia.30

Family

Cornelius J. Burkinshaw b. 20 Aug 1896, d. 20 Sep 1955

Census Records

DateLocationMemo
1900401 Dublin Street, Waterbury, ConnecticutHelen Marie Slavin appears as Ellen Slavin, age 2, in the census of 8 June 1900 at 401 Dublin Street, Waterbury, Connecticut,in the household of Dennis Joseph Slavin as his daughter.20
1910Waterbury, New Haven, ConnecticutHelen Marie Slavin appears as Helen Slavin, age 12 in the census of 25 April 1910 at Waterbury, New Haven, Connecticut,in the household of Dennis Joseph Slavin as his daughter; Dennis' three brothers, Michael, Joseph, and William were also enumerated as living with this family.2
1920Waterbury, New Haven, ConnecticutHelen Marie Slavin appears as Helen Slavin, age 22, in the census of 18 March 1920 at Waterbury, New Haven, Connecticut,in the household of Dennis Joseph Slavin as his daughter.3
1930Washington, District of ColumbiaHelen Marie Slavin appears as Helen S. Burkenshaw, age 32, in the census of 5 April 1930 at Washington, District of Columbia,in the household of Cornelius J. Burkinshaw as his wife.27

Residence Records

YearLocationDetails
25 April 1910421 Hamilton Avenue, Waterbury, ConnecticutHelen Marie Slavin resided on 25 April 1910 at 421 Hamilton Avenue, Waterbury, Connecticut, with her parents and her siblings: James, Edward, and Maureen and her paternal uncles: Michael, Joseph, and William.2
18 March 1920401 Hamilton Avenue, Waterbury, ConnecticutHelen Marie Slavin resided on 18 March 1920 at 401 Hamilton Avenue, Waterbury, Connecticut, with her parents and siblings: James, Edward, Maureen, and Frances.3
August 1924704 Edmond Building, Washington, D. C.Helen and Cornelius J. Burkinshaw resided in August 1924 at 704 Edmond Building, Washington, D. C.24
16 March 19253100 Connecticut Avenue, Washington, D. C.Helen and Cornelius J. Burkinshaw resided on 16 March 1925 at 3100 Connecticut Avenue, Washington, D. C.24
April 19301710 Surrey Lane, Washington, District of ColumbiaHelen Marie Slavin and Cornelius J. Burkinshaw resided in April 1930 at 1710 Surrey Lane, Washington, District of Columbia.27

Citations

  1. [S1614] Helen Slavin entry, Birth Registration (14 October 1897).
  2. [S284] Dennis J. Slavin, 1910 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 493, sheet 10A, dwelling 76, family 186.
  3. [S285] Dennis Slavin household, 1920 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 476, sheet 2B, dwelling 35, family 38.
  4. [S1614] Helen Slavin entry, Birth Registration, shows father as Dennis J. Slavin (14 October 1897).
  5. [S283] Dennis Slavin household, 1900 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 437, sheet 21, dwelling 210, family 357, shows the daughter of Dennis Slavin as Ellen Slavin.
  6. [S284] Dennis J. Slavin, 1910 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 493, sheet 10A, dwelling 76, family 186, shows the daughter of Dennis J. Slavin as Helen M. Slavin.
  7. [S285] Dennis Slavin household, 1920 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 476, sheet 2B, dwelling 35, family 38, shows the daughter of Dennis Slavin as Helen Slavin.
  8. [S71] Questionnaire, Carol S. Maloney to Taryn L. Phelan, 30 November, 1998.
  9. [S1614] Helen Slavin entry, Birth Registration, shows mother as May Dwyer (14 October 1897).
  10. [S283] Dennis Slavin household, 1900 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 437, sheet 21, dwelling 210, family 357, shows the daughter of Mary Slavin as Ellen Slavin.
  11. [S284] Dennis J. Slavin, 1910 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 493, sheet 10A, dwelling 76, family 186, shows the daughter of Mary A. Slavin as Helen M. Slavin.
  12. [S285] Dennis Slavin household, 1920 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 476, sheet 2B, dwelling 35, family 38, shows the daughter of Mary Slavin as Helen Slavin.
  13. [S283] Dennis Slavin household, 1900 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 437, sheet 21, dwelling 210, family 357, shows age 2 and birthplace as Connecticut.
  14. [S284] Dennis J. Slavin, 1910 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 493, sheet 10A, dwelling 76, family 186, shows age 12.
  15. [S934] Neil and Helen Burkinshaw, Birte Hugo Stinnes Manifest of Passengers Arriving at St. Albans, VT, 1895-1954, 10 October 1953, shows age 56, Microfilm Roll: M1464as viewed on Ancestry.com.
  16. [S285] Dennis Slavin household, 1920 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 476, sheet 2B, dwelling 35, family 38, shows age 22 and birthplace as Connecticut.
  17. [S952] Neil and Helen Burkinshaw, S.S. Rousillon Passenger and Crew Lists of Vessels Arriving at New York, 1 September 1924; Microfilm serial: T715, shows her birthdate as October 14, 1897-Waterbury-Conn., Microfilm Roll: T715_3532as viewed on Ancestry.com.
  18. [S951] Neil and Helen Burkinshaw, S.S. Leviathan Passenger and Crew Lists of Vessels Arriving at New York, 16 March 1925; Microfilm serial: T715, shows Helen's birthdate as 14 October 1897 and birthplace as Waterbury, Conn., Microfilm Roll: T715_3620as viewed on Ancestry.com.
  19. [S933] Neil J. Burkenshaw household, 1930 United States Federal Census, Washington, District of Columbia, population schedule, Washington, D. C., ED 162, sheet 6A, dwelling 113, family 113, shows age 32 and birthplace as Connecticut.
  20. [S283] Dennis Slavin household, 1900 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 437, sheet 21, dwelling 210, family 357.
  21. [S933] Neil J. Burkenshaw household, 1930 United States Federal Census, Washington, District of Columbia, population schedule, Washington, D. C., ED 162, sheet 6A, dwelling 113, family 113, shows that Neil was 27 when he married and Helen was 26.
  22. [S948] Historical Newspapers, Births, Marriages, and Death Announcements, 1851-2003, Ancestry.Com, The New York Times, 20 October 1955; Neil Burkinshaw Obituary; shows he was survived by his widow, the former Helen F. Slavin.
  23. [S947] Historical Newspapers, Births, Marriages, and Death Announcements, 1851-2003, Ancestry.Com, Helen Slavin Burkinshaw's Obituary; shows her to be the wife of the late Neil J. Burkinshaw.
  24. [S951] Neil and Helen Burkinshaw, S.S. Leviathan Passenger and Crew Lists of Vessels Arriving at New York, 16 March 1925; Microfilm serial: T715, shows their residence, Microfilm Roll: T715_3620as viewed on Ancestry.com.
  25. [S952] Neil and Helen Burkinshaw, S.S. Rousillon Passenger and Crew Lists of Vessels Arriving at New York, 1 September 1924; Microfilm serial: T715, Microfilm Roll: T715_3532as viewed on Ancestry.com.
  26. [S951] Neil and Helen Burkinshaw, S.S. Leviathan Passenger and Crew Lists of Vessels Arriving at New York, 16 March 1925; Microfilm serial: T715, Microfilm Roll: T715_3620as viewed on Ancestry.com.
  27. [S933] Neil J. Burkenshaw household, 1930 United States Federal Census, Washington, District of Columbia, population schedule, Washington, D. C., ED 162, sheet 6A, dwelling 113, family 113.
  28. [S934] Neil and Helen Burkinshaw, Birte Hugo Stinnes Manifest of Passengers Arriving at St. Albans, VT, 1895-1954, 10 October 1953, Microfilm Roll: M1464as viewed on Ancestry.com.
  29. [S947] Historical Newspapers, Births, Marriages, and Death Announcements, 1851-2003, Ancestry.Com, The Washington Post: Helen Slavin Burkinshaw's Obituary.
  30. [S947] Historical Newspapers, Births, Marriages, and Death Announcements, 1851-2003, Ancestry.Com, Helen Slavin Burkinshaw's Obituary; shows date and place of burial.