Clara L. Birkinshaw1,2,3,4,5,6,7

F, b. 11 September 1878, d. 1953
FatherHarry Knowles Birkinshaw11,12,13,14 b. 1848, d. bt Jan 1920 - Sep 1920
MotherEliza Mahony8,9,10 b. 17 Jun 1852, d. bt 1910 - 1920
Relationship1st cousin 3 times removed of Taryn Lynn Phelan
ChartsNicholas and Elizabeth Fleming Mahony Descendancy Chart
     Clara L. Birkinshaw was also known to have been born on 11 September 1877 at Waterbury, Connecticut.3,15
     Clara L. Birkinshaw was born on 11 September 1878 at Waterbury, Connecticut..16,6,17,3
     Clara L. Birkinshaw appears as Clarra L. Berkenshaw, age 1, in the census of 16 June 1880 at Thomaston, Litchfield, Connecticut,in the household of Harry Knowles Birkinshaw as his daughter.18
     Clara L. Birkinshaw resided on 16 June 1880 at Thomaston, Connecticut, with her parents and sisters Amelia and Ada as well as three boarders.18 She was also known to have been born in 1885 at Waterbury, Connecticut.19
     Clara L. Birkinshaw appears as Clara Birkenshaw, age 22, in the census of 13 June 1900 at Brooklyn, Kings, New York,in the household of Harry Knowles Birkinshaw as his daughter; Ann Birkinshaw, Harry's mother, was also enumerated on this census with this family.20
     Clara L. Birkinshaw resided on 13 June 1900 at 301 South Fifth Street, Brooklyn, New York, with her parents and sisters Amelia and Ada and her paternal grandmother, Ann Birkinshaw.20 She and Ada Knowles Birkinshaw were found on a passenger list on 1 September 1905 at New York sailing from Liverpool, England on the 26th of August on the ship the S. S. Lucania.21
     Clara L. Birkinshaw appears as Clara Birkinshaw, age 31, in the census of 1910 at Brooklyn (Ward 13), Kings, New York,in the household of Harry Knowles Birkinshaw as his daughter.22
     Clara L. Birkinshaw resided in 1910 at South 5th Street, Brooklyn, New York, with her parents and sister, Ada.22
     Clara L. Birkinshaw appears as Clara L. Birkinshaw, age 35, in the census of 9 January 1920 at Brooklyn Assembly District 21, Kings, New York,in the household of Harry Knowles Birkinshaw as his daughter.23
     Clara L. Birkinshaw resided on 9 January 1920 at 99 Rutland Road, Brooklyn, New York, with her father and sister, Ada.23
     Clara L. Birkinshaw resided in 1920 at 2211 Newkirk Avenue, Brooklyn, New York.6 She was found on a passenger list on 23 March 1921 sailing from at Southampton and arriving at the Port of New York on 1 April 1921 on the S. S. Adriatic.17
     Clara L. Birkinshaw resided in April 1921 at 118 Flatbush Avenue, Waterbury, Connecticut.17
     Clara L. Birkinshaw resided in April 1922 at 21 Madison Avenue, Rocelle Le Centre, Rhode Island.17 She was found on a passenger list on 14 April 1922 sailing from at Hamilton, Bermuda, and arriving at the Port of New York on 16 April, 1922 sailing on the S. S. Megantic.17
     Clara L. Birkinshaw and Ada Knowles Birkinshaw resided in December 1922 at 2 Waverly Place, Rockville Center, Long Island, New York.24
     Clara L. Birkinshaw resided in April 1935 at 84.67 162 Street, Jamaica, Long Island, New York.3 She was found on a passenger list on 20 April 1935 sailing from at Buenos Aires, Argentina, and arriving at New York on 9 May, 1935, sailing on the S. S. Southern Cross ship.3
     Clara L. Birkinshaw died in 1953 at Lee County, Florida.7

Census Records

DateLocationMemo
1880Thomaston, Litchfield, ConnecticutClara L. Birkinshaw appears as Clarra L. Berkenshaw, age 1, in the census of 16 June 1880 at Thomaston, Litchfield, Connecticut,in the household of Harry Knowles Birkinshaw as his daughter.18
1900Brooklyn, Kings, New YorkClara L. Birkinshaw appears as Clara Birkenshaw, age 22, in the census of 13 June 1900 at Brooklyn, Kings, New York,in the household of Harry Knowles Birkinshaw as his daughter; Ann Birkinshaw, Harry's mother, was also enumerated on this census with this family.20
1910Brooklyn (Ward 13), Kings, New YorkClara L. Birkinshaw appears as Clara Birkinshaw, age 31, in the census of 1910 at Brooklyn (Ward 13), Kings, New York,in the household of Harry Knowles Birkinshaw as his daughter.22
1920Brooklyn Assembly District 21, Kings, New YorkClara L. Birkinshaw appears as Clara L. Birkinshaw, age 35, in the census of 9 January 1920 at Brooklyn Assembly District 21, Kings, New York,in the household of Harry Knowles Birkinshaw as his daughter.23

Residence Records

YearLocationDetails
16 June 1880Thomaston, ConnecticutClara L. Birkinshaw resided on 16 June 1880 at Thomaston, Connecticut, with her parents and sisters Amelia and Ada as well as three boarders.18
13 June 1900301 South Fifth Street, Brooklyn, New YorkClara L. Birkinshaw resided on 13 June 1900 at 301 South Fifth Street, Brooklyn, New York, with her parents and sisters Amelia and Ada and her paternal grandmother, Ann Birkinshaw.20
1910South 5th Street, Brooklyn, New YorkClara L. Birkinshaw resided in 1910 at South 5th Street, Brooklyn, New York, with her parents and sister, Ada.22
9 January 192099 Rutland Road, Brooklyn, New YorkClara L. Birkinshaw resided on 9 January 1920 at 99 Rutland Road, Brooklyn, New York, with her father and sister, Ada.23
19202211 Newkirk Avenue, Brooklyn, New YorkClara L. Birkinshaw resided in 1920 at 2211 Newkirk Avenue, Brooklyn, New York.6
April 1921118 Flatbush Avenue, Waterbury, ConnecticutClara L. Birkinshaw resided in April 1921 at 118 Flatbush Avenue, Waterbury, Connecticut.17
April 192221 Madison Avenue, Rocelle Le Centre, Rhode IslandClara L. Birkinshaw resided in April 1922 at 21 Madison Avenue, Rocelle Le Centre, Rhode Island.17
December 19222 Waverly Place, Rockville Center, Long Island, New YorkClara L. Birkinshaw and Ada Knowles Birkinshaw resided in December 1922 at 2 Waverly Place, Rockville Center, Long Island, New York.24
April 193584.67 162 Street, Jamaica, Long Island, New YorkClara L. Birkinshaw resided in April 1935 at 84.67 162 Street, Jamaica, Long Island, New York.3

Citations

  1. [S547] Harry Berkenshaw household, 1880 United States Federal Census, Litchfield, Connecticut, ED 25.
  2. [S548] Harry Birkenshaw household, 1900 United States Federal Census, Kings, New York, population schedule, Brooklyn, ED 187, sheet 13, dwelling 117, family 293, shows Clara Birkenshaw.
  3. [S544] Clara Birkinshaw Dorchester, Southern Cross Passenger and Crew Lists of Vessels Arriving at New York, 20 April 1935; Microfilm serial: T715, Microfilm Roll:T715_5641as viewed on Ancestry.com.
  4. [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 Clara L. Birkinshaw.
  5. [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 Clara L. Berkinshaw.
  6. [S537] United States Passport; Passport Applications, January 2, 1906-March 31, 1925, Clara L. Birkinshaw, 8 September 1920.
  7. [S413] Clara B. Dorchester, 1953, Florida Death Index, 1877-1998.
  8. [S547] Harry Berkenshaw household, 1880 United States Federal Census, Litchfield, Connecticut, ED 25.
  9. [S548] Harry Birkenshaw household, 1900 United States Federal Census, Kings, New York, population schedule, Brooklyn, ED 187, sheet 13, dwelling 117, family 293, shows mother as Eliza Birkenshaw.
  10. [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 mother as Eliza Birkinshaw.
  11. [S547] Harry Berkenshaw household, 1880 United States Federal Census, Litchfield, Connecticut, ED 25.
  12. [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.
  13. [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.
  14. [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.
  15. [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 22 and birthplace as Connecticut.
  16. [S547] Harry Berkenshaw household, 1880 United States Federal Census, Litchfield, Connecticut, ED 25.
  17. [S553] Clara Birkinshaw, S. S. Adriatic Passenger and Crew Lists of Vessels Arriving at New York, 1 April 1921; Microfilm serial: T715, Microfilm Roll:T715_2944as viewed on Ancestry.com.
  18. [S547] Harry Berkenshaw household, 1880 United States Federal Census, Litchfield, Connecticut, ED 25.
  19. [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 35 and birthplace as Waterbury, Conn.
  20. [S548] Harry Birkenshaw household, 1900 United States Federal Census, Kings, New York, population schedule, Brooklyn, ED 187, sheet 13, dwelling 117, family 293.
  21. [S546] Ada Birkinshaw, S. S. Lucania Passenger and Crew Lists of Vessels Arriving at New York, 1 September 1905; Microfilm serial: T715, Microfilm Roll:T715_615as viewed on Ancestry.com.
  22. [S550] Harry K. Birkinshaw household, 1910 United States Federal Census, Kings, New York, population schedule, Brooklyn, ED 274, sheet 18B, dwelling 170, family 356.
  23. [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.
  24. [S537] United States Passport; Passport Applications, January 2, 1906-March 31, 1925, Ada Knowles Birkinshaw, 27 December 1922; shows the sisters as having the same address.