Ada Knowles Birkinshaw1,2,3,4,5,6

F, b. 29 March 1877, d. September 1963
Ada Birkinshaw
FatherHarry Knowles Birkinshaw7,8,3,9,10 b. 1848, d. bt Jan 1920 - Sep 1920
MotherEliza Mahony11,12,13 b. 17 Jun 1852, d. bt 1910 - 1920
Relationship1st cousin 3 times removed of Taryn Lynn Phelan
ChartsNicholas and Elizabeth Fleming Mahony Descendancy Chart
           Ada Knowles Birkinshaw was born on 29 March 1877 at Milton, Connecticut..14,15,16,17 She was also known to have been born circa 1880 at Milton, Connecticut.18
     Ada Knowles Birkinshaw appears as Ada Berkenshaw, age 4, in the census of 16 June 1880 at Thomaston, Litchfield, Connecticut,in the household of Harry Knowles Birkinshaw as his daughter.19 Ada Knowles Birkinshaw resided on 16 June 1880 at Thomaston, Connecticut, with her parents and sister Amelia and Clara as well as three boarders.19
     Ada Knowles Birkinshaw appears as Ada Birkenshaw, age 23, 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 Ada Knowles Birkinshaw resided on 13 June 1900 at 301 South Fifth Street, Brooklyn, New York, with her parents and sisters Amelia and Clara and her paternal grandmother, Ann Birkinshaw.20 She and Clara L. 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
     Ada Knowles Birkinshaw appears as Ada K. Birkinshaw, age 34, in the census of 1910 at Brooklyn (Ward 13), Kings, New York,in the household of Harry Knowles Birkinshaw as his daughter.4 Ada Knowles Birkinshaw resided in 1910 at South 5th Street, Brooklyn, New York, with her parents and sister, Clara.4 She was found on a passenger list on 12 February 1916 at Hamilton, Bermuda, and arriving at the Port of New York on 14 February, 1916 sailing on the S. S. Bermudia.22
     Ada Knowles Birkinshaw appears as Ada Birkinshaw, age 40, 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 Ada Knowles Birkinshaw resided on 9 January 1920 at 99 Rutland Road, Brooklyn, New York, with her father and sister, Clara.23 She and Clara L. Birkinshaw resided in December 1922 at 2 Waverly Place, Rockville Center, Long Island, New York.24
     Ada Knowles Birkinshaw married Sven Hansen.25
     Ada Knowles Birkinshaw died in September 1963 at Punta Gorda, DeSoto County, Florida, at age 86.6,25

Family

Sven Hansen

Census Records

DateLocationMemo
1880Thomaston, Litchfield, ConnecticutAda Knowles Birkinshaw appears as Ada Berkenshaw, age 4, in the census of 16 June 1880 at Thomaston, Litchfield, Connecticut,in the household of Harry Knowles Birkinshaw as his daughter.19
1900Brooklyn, Kings, New YorkAda Knowles Birkinshaw appears as Ada Birkenshaw, age 23, 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 YorkAda Knowles Birkinshaw appears as Ada K. Birkinshaw, age 34, in the census of 1910 at Brooklyn (Ward 13), Kings, New York,in the household of Harry Knowles Birkinshaw as his daughter.4
1920Brooklyn Assembly District 21, Kings, New YorkAda Knowles Birkinshaw appears as Ada Birkinshaw, age 40, 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, ConnecticutAda Knowles Birkinshaw resided on 16 June 1880 at Thomaston, Connecticut, with her parents and sister Amelia and Clara as well as three boarders.19
13 June 1900301 South Fifth Street, Brooklyn, New YorkShe resided on 13 June 1900 at 301 South Fifth Street, Brooklyn, New York, with her parents and sisters Amelia and Clara and her paternal grandmother, Ann Birkinshaw.20
1910South 5th Street, Brooklyn, New YorkShe resided in 1910 at South 5th Street, Brooklyn, New York, with her parents and sister, Clara.4
9 January 192099 Rutland Road, Brooklyn, New YorkShe resided on 9 January 1920 at 99 Rutland Road, Brooklyn, New York, with her father and sister, Clara.23
December 19222 Waverly Place, Rockville Center, Long Island, New YorkShe and Clara L. Birkinshaw resided in December 1922 at 2 Waverly Place, Rockville Center, Long Island, New York.24

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 Ada K. Birkenshaw.
  3. [S537] United States Passport; Passport Applications, January 2, 1906-March 31, 1925, Ada Knowles Birkinshaw, 27 December 1922.
  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.
  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 Ada K. Berkinshaw.
  6. [S413] Ada S. Hensen, 1963, Florida Death Index, 1877-1998.
  7. [S547] Harry Berkenshaw household, 1880 United States Federal Census, Litchfield, Connecticut, ED 25.
  8. [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.
  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 the daughter of Harry K. Birkinshaw as Ada K. Birkinshaw.
  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 the daughter of Harry K. Berkinshaw as Ada K. Berkinshaw.
  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 mother as Eliza 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 mother as Eliza Birkinshaw.
  14. [S547] Harry Berkenshaw household, 1880 United States Federal Census, Litchfield, Connecticut, ED 25.
  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 23 and birthplace as Connecticut.
  16. [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 34, but birthplace as New York.
  17. [S554] Ada Birkinshaw, S. S. Bermudia Passenger and Crew Lists of Vessels Arriving at New York, 14 February 1916; Microfilm serial: T715, shows birth as 1877 and Milton, Conn, Microfilm Roll:T715_2452as viewed on Ancestry.com.
  18. [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 40 and birthplace as Milton, Connecticut.
  19. [S547] Harry Berkenshaw household, 1880 United States Federal Census, Litchfield, Connecticut, ED 25.
  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. [S554] Ada Birkinshaw, S. S. Bermudia Passenger and Crew Lists of Vessels Arriving at New York, 14 February 1916; Microfilm serial: T715, Microfilm Roll:T715_2452as viewed on Ancestry.com.
  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.
  25. [S560] Letter, Bob Smith to Taryn L. Phelan, 10 December, 2007.