Harry Knowles Birkinshaw1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8

M, b. 1848, d. between January 1920 and September 1920
ChartsNicholas and Elizabeth Fleming Mahony Descendancy Chart
     Harry Knowles Birkinshaw's birth was registered in the Oct-Nov-Dec Quarter of 1848 in the Sheffield registration district, at Yorkshire, England.1,9,10,11 He was also known to have been born in September 1849 at Sheffield, Yorkshire, England.12,13,14,15 He immigrated in 1870 to the United States sailing from Liverpool, England.15
     The marriage of Harry Knowles Birkinshaw and Eliza Mahony was registered in June Quarter of 1870 in the Sheffield, England registration district.2,3,16,17,18
     Harry Knowles Birkinshaw, age 22, appears as head of household in the census of 1871 in Ecclesall Bierlow, Yorkshire, England, with Eliza Mahony and Annie A. Birkinshaw.3 Harry Knowles Birkinshaw and Eliza Mahony resided in 1871 at 66 Ecclesall Road, Ecclesall Bierlow, Yorkshire, England, with their infant daughter, Annie.3 Harry Knowles Birkinshaw and Eliza Mahony immigrated in 1872 to the United States.19,20 Harry Knowles Birkinshaw emigrated from Liverpool, England, in 1874 with.21
     Harry Knowles Birkinshaw, age 30, appears as Harry Berkenshaw, head of household in the census of 16 June 1880 in Thomaston, Litchfield, Connecticut, with Eliza Mahony, Amelia Birkinshaw, Ada Knowles Birkinshaw and Clara L. Birkinshaw.4 Harry Knowles Birkinshaw and Eliza Mahony resided in June 1880 at Thomaston, Connecticut, with their children: Amelia, Ada, and Clara as well as several boarders.4
     Harry Knowles Birkinshaw, age 50, appears as Harry Birkenshaw, head of household in the census of 13 June 1900 in Brooklyn, Kings, New York, with Eliza Mahony, Amelia Birkinshaw, Ada Knowles Birkinshaw and Clara L. Birkinshaw; Ann Birkinshaw, Harry's mother, was also enumerated on this census with this family.5 Harry Knowles Birkinshaw and Eliza Mahony resided on 13 June 1900 at 301 South Fifth Street, Brooklyn, New York, with their daughters Amelia, Ada, and Clara as well as Harry's mother, Ann.5 Harry Knowles Birkinshaw and Eliza Mahony were found on a passenger list on 27 September 1905 at New York, New York, having sailed from Liverpool, England on the 18th of September on the S.S. Caronia.6
     Harry Knowles Birkinshaw, age 62, appears as head of household in the census of 1910 in Brooklyn (Ward 13), Kings, New York, with Eliza Mahony, Ada Knowles Birkinshaw and Clara L. Birkinshaw.20 Harry Knowles Birkinshaw and Eliza Mahony resided in 1910 at 301 South 5th Street, Brooklyn, New York, with their daughters Clara and Ada. It appears that their other daughter, Amelia, lived in the same house but on a different floor with her husband, Paul, and their two children.20
     Harry Knowles Birkinshaw, age 72, appears as head of household in the census of 9 January 1920 in Brooklyn Assembly District 21, Kings, New York, with Ada Knowles Birkinshaw and Clara L. Birkinshaw.22 Harry Knowles Birkinshaw died between January 1920 and September 1920 at Brooklyn, New York. Harry was alive for the 1920 census in January, but had died as stated on his daughter Clara's application for a passport on 8 September 1920.21

Family

Eliza Mahony b. 17 Jun 1852, d. bt 1910 - 1920
Children

Census Records

DateLocationMemo
1871Ecclesall Bierlow, Yorkshire, EnglandHarry Knowles Birkinshaw, age 22, appears as head of household in the census of 1871 in Ecclesall Bierlow, Yorkshire, England, with Eliza Mahony and Annie A. Birkinshaw.3
1880Thomaston, Litchfield, ConnecticutHarry Knowles Birkinshaw, age 30, appears as Harry Berkenshaw, head of household in the census of 16 June 1880 in Thomaston, Litchfield, Connecticut, with Eliza Mahony, Amelia Birkinshaw, Ada Knowles Birkinshaw and Clara L. Birkinshaw.4
1900Brooklyn, Kings, New YorkHarry Knowles Birkinshaw, age 50, appears as Harry Birkenshaw, head of household in the census of 13 June 1900 in Brooklyn, Kings, New York, with Eliza Mahony, Amelia Birkinshaw, Ada Knowles Birkinshaw and Clara L. Birkinshaw; Ann Birkinshaw, Harry's mother, was also enumerated on this census with this family.5
1910Brooklyn (Ward 13), Kings, New YorkHarry Knowles Birkinshaw, age 62, appears as head of household in the census of 1910 in Brooklyn (Ward 13), Kings, New York, with Eliza Mahony, Ada Knowles Birkinshaw and Clara L. Birkinshaw.20
1920Brooklyn Assembly District 21, Kings, New YorkHarry Knowles Birkinshaw, age 72, appears as head of household in the census of 9 January 1920 in Brooklyn Assembly District 21, Kings, New York, with Ada Knowles Birkinshaw and Clara L. Birkinshaw.22

Residence Records

YearLocationDetails
187166 Ecclesall Road, Ecclesall Bierlow, Yorkshire, EnglandHarry Knowles Birkinshaw and Eliza Mahony resided in 1871 at 66 Ecclesall Road, Ecclesall Bierlow, Yorkshire, England, with their infant daughter, Annie.3
June 1880Thomaston, ConnecticutHarry Knowles Birkinshaw and Eliza Mahony resided in June 1880 at Thomaston, Connecticut, with their children: Amelia, Ada, and Clara as well as several boarders.4
13 June 1900301 South Fifth Street, Brooklyn, New YorkHarry Knowles Birkinshaw and Eliza Mahony resided on 13 June 1900 at 301 South Fifth Street, Brooklyn, New York, with their daughters Amelia, Ada, and Clara as well as Harry's mother, Ann.5
1910301 South 5th Street, Brooklyn, New YorkHarry Knowles Birkinshaw and Eliza Mahony resided in 1910 at 301 South 5th Street, Brooklyn, New York, with their daughters Clara and Ada. It appears that their other daughter, Amelia, lived in the same house but on a different floor with her husband, Paul, and their two children.20

Citations

  1. [S419] England & Wales, Free BMD Birth Index: 1837-1983, Harry Knowles Birkinshaw, 1848 (Oct-Nov-Dec Quarter); Volume 22, Page 619.
  2. [S217] England and Wales, Free BMD Marriage Index:1837-1983: Harry Burkinshaw and Eliza Mahony, 1870 (Apr-May-Jun Quarter); Volume 9c; Page 488.
  3. [S383] 1871 England Census, Yorkshire County, Sheffield, England, GSU Roll 847224.
  4. [S547] Harry Berkenshaw household, 1880 United States Federal Census, Litchfield, Connecticut, ED 25.
  5. [S548] Harry Birkenshaw household, 1900 United States Federal Census, Kings, New York, population schedule, Brooklyn, ED 187, sheet 13, dwelling 117, family 293.
  6. [S549] Harry and Eliza Birkinshaw, S. S. Caronia Passenger and Crew Lists of Vessels Arriving at New York, 27 September 1905; Microfilm serial: T715, Microfilm Roll:T715_625as viewed on Ancestry.com.
  7. [S550] Harry K. Birkinshaw household, 1910 United States Federal Census, Kings, New York, population schedule, Brooklyn, ED 274, sheet 18B, dwelling 170, family 356, Harry K. Birkinshaw.
  8. [S551] Harry K. Birkinshaw household, 1920 United States Federal Census, Kings, New York, population schedule, Brooklyn Assembly District 21, ED 1339, sheet 84, dwelling 87, family shows Harry Berkinshaw.
  9. [S550] Harry K. Birkinshaw household, 1910 United States Federal Census, Kings, New York, population schedule, Brooklyn, ED 274, sheet 18B, dwelling 170, family 356, shows age 48 and England as his birthplace.
  10. [S551] Harry K. Birkinshaw household, 1920 United States Federal Census, Kings, New York, population schedule, Brooklyn Assembly District 21, ED 1339, sheet 84, dwelling 87, family shows age 72 and birthplace as England.
  11. [S537] United States Passport; Passport Applications, January 2, 1906-March 31, 1925, Clara L. Birkinshaw, 8 September 1920; shows her father's birthplace as Sheffield, England.
  12. [S383] 1871 England Census, Yorkshire County, Sheffield, England, GSU Roll 847224, shows age 22.
  13. [S547] Harry Berkenshaw household, 1880 United States Federal Census, Litchfield, Connecticut, ED 25.
  14. [S548] Harry Birkenshaw household, 1900 United States Federal Census, Kings, New York, population schedule, Brooklyn, ED 187, sheet 13, dwelling 117, family 293, shows age 50 and birthplace as England.
  15. [S537] United States Passport; Passport Applications, January 2, 1906-March 31, 1925, Ada Knowles Birkinshaw, 27 December 1922.
  16. [S547] Harry Berkenshaw household, 1880 United States Federal Census, Litchfield, Connecticut, ED 25.
  17. [S548] Harry Birkenshaw household, 1900 United States Federal Census, Kings, New York, population schedule, Brooklyn, ED 187, sheet 13, dwelling 117, family 293, shows Eliza as wife and married for 30 years.
  18. [S550] Harry K. Birkinshaw household, 1910 United States Federal Census, Kings, New York, population schedule, Brooklyn, ED 274, sheet 18B, dwelling 170, family 356, shows that the couple was married for 39 years.
  19. [S548] Harry Birkenshaw household, 1900 United States Federal Census, Kings, New York, population schedule, Brooklyn, ED 187, sheet 13, dwelling 117, family 293, shows age 47 and birthplace as England.
  20. [S550] Harry K. Birkinshaw household, 1910 United States Federal Census, Kings, New York, population schedule, Brooklyn, ED 274, sheet 18B, dwelling 170, family 356.
  21. [S537] United States Passport; Passport Applications, January 2, 1906-March 31, 1925, Clara L. Birkinshaw, 8 September 1920.
  22. [S551] Harry K. Birkinshaw household, 1920 United States Federal Census, Kings, New York, population schedule, Brooklyn Assembly District 21, ED 1339, sheet 84, dwelling 87.
  23. [S383] 1871 England Census, Yorkshire County, Sheffield, England, GSU Roll 847224, shows the daughter of Harry K. Burkinshaw as Annie A. Burkinshaw.
  24. [S547] Harry Berkenshaw household, 1880 United States Federal Census, Litchfield, Connecticut, ED 25.
  25. [S548] Harry Birkenshaw household, 1900 United States Federal Census, Kings, New York, population schedule, Brooklyn, ED 187, sheet 13, dwelling 117, family 293, shows the daughter of Harry Birkenshaw as Amelia Birkenshaw.
  26. [S547] Harry Berkenshaw household, 1880 United States Federal Census, Litchfield, Connecticut, ED 25.
  27. [S548] Harry Birkenshaw household, 1900 United States Federal Census, Kings, New York, population schedule, Brooklyn, ED 187, sheet 13, dwelling 117, family 293, shows the daughter of Harry Birkenshaw as Ada K. Birkenshaw.
  28. [S550] Harry K. Birkinshaw household, 1910 United States Federal Census, Kings, New York, population schedule, Brooklyn, ED 274, sheet 18B, dwelling 170, family 356, shows the daughter of Harry K. Birkinshaw as Ada K. Birkinshaw.
  29. [S551] Harry K. Birkinshaw household, 1920 United States Federal Census, Kings, New York, population schedule, Brooklyn Assembly District 21, ED 1339, sheet 84, dwelling 87, family shows the daughter of Harry K. Berkinshaw as Ada K. Berkinshaw.
  30. [S547] Harry Berkenshaw household, 1880 United States Federal Census, Litchfield, Connecticut, ED 25.
  31. [S548] Harry Birkenshaw household, 1900 United States Federal Census, Kings, New York, population schedule, Brooklyn, ED 187, sheet 13, dwelling 117, family 293, shows the daughter of Harry Birkenshaw as Clara Birkenshaw.
  32. [S550] Harry K. Birkinshaw household, 1910 United States Federal Census, Kings, New York, population schedule, Brooklyn, ED 274, sheet 18B, dwelling 170, family 356, shows the daughter of Harry K. Birkinshaw as Clara L. Birkinshaw.
  33. [S551] Harry K. Birkinshaw household, 1920 United States Federal Census, Kings, New York, population schedule, Brooklyn Assembly District 21, ED 1339, sheet 84, dwelling 87, family shows the daughter of Harry K. Berkinshaw as Clara L. Berkinshaw.