Edward J. Carrington1,2,3,4

M, b. 23 January 1910, d. 20 March 1964
FatherLewis William Carrington1,5,6 b. 26 Jun 1873, d. 31 Oct 1947
MotherAnna Josephine Dwyer1,7,8 b. 28 Mar 1875, d. 8 Dec 1964
Relationship2nd cousin 2 times removed of Taryn Lynn Phelan
     Edward J. Carrington also went by the name of Teddy.9
     Edward J. Carrington appears as Edward J. Carrington, age 3/12 months, in the census of 16 April 1910 at 134 Locust Street, Waterbury, Connecticut,in the household of Lewis William Carrington as his son, along with Anna Josephine Dwyer, Julia E. Carrington, Anna J. Carrington, Henry W. Carrington, Lewis David Carrington, Ruth Agnes Carrington, George Carrington, Gertrude Carrington and Edward Dwyer.10
     Edward J. Carrington appears as Edward Carrington, age 9, in the census of 5 January 1920 at 9 Althea Street, Waterbury, Connecticut,in the household of Lewis William Carrington as his son, along with Anna Josephine Dwyer, Anna J. Carrington, Henry W. Carrington, Lewis David Carrington, Ruth Agnes Carrington, George Carrington, John Francis Carrington, William B. Carrington, Raymond G. Carrington, Francis Xavier Carrington, Doris Regina Carrington and Martin J. Dwyer Jr.2
     Edward J. Carrington appears as Edward Carrington, age 20, in the census of 5 April 1930 at 31 Welton Street, Waterbury, Connecticut,in the household of Lewis William Carrington as his son, along with Anna Josephine Dwyer, Henry W. Carrington, John Francis Carrington, William B. Carrington, Raymond G. Carrington, Francis Xavier Carrington, Doris Regina Carrington and Grace G. Carrington.11 Edward J. Carrington was a drug clerk in a drug store on 5 April 1930 at Waterbury, Connecticut.12 He was a dry cleaner in 1931 at Waterbury, Connecticut.13
     Edward J. Carrington resided in 1931 at 59 Maple, Waterbury, Connecticut.13
     Edward J. Carrington married Alice Shanahan on 5 October 1933 at Waterbury, Connecticut.3,14
     Edward J. Carrington and Alice Shanahan resided in November 1947 at Cheshire, Connecticut.15
     Edward J. Carrington and Alice Shanahan resided in 1964 at 359 Peck Lane, Cheshire, Connecticut.14,16
     Edward J. died on 20 March 1964 at Saint Mary's Hospital, Waterbury, Connecticut, at age 54.14
     Edward's funeral was on 23 March 1964 at St. Bridget's Church, Cheshire, Connecticut.4 He was buried on 23 March 1964 at St. Bridget's Cemetery, Cheshire, Connecticut.4

Family

Alice Shanahan b. 23 Jan 1910, d. 31 Aug 1994
Children

Obituaries and Other News Articles

     The following obituary was written in the Waterbury Republican Newspaper on 21 March 1964:
     Edward J. Carrington, 359 Peck Lane, died at St. Mary's Hospital yesterday afternoon following a brief illness.
     Born in Waterbury, son of Anna (Dwyer) Carrington, and the late Lewis W. Carrington, he had resided in Cheshire since 1947. He was the owner of The Carrington Pharmacy, a communicant of St. Bridget's Chruch, a member of the Third and Fourth Degree, Santa Fe COuncil, Knights of Columbus, and The National Pharmacists Association. The Carrington family boys are noted for their basketball ability.
     He is survived by his wife, Mrs. Alice (Shanahan) Carrington, Cheshire; his mother, of Waterbury; three daughters, Mrs. Ernest Smith, Okinawa, Mrs. Andrew Maddaloni, Cheshire, and Miss Rosemary Carrington, Cheshire; six brothers, Henry, Middlebury, Lewis, Waterbury, George, Crisfield, Md., John, New Milford, Raymond, Waterbury, and Frank, Frostburg, Md; four sisters, Mrs. Julia Wooley, New York City, Mrs. Thomas Phelan, Mrs. Ruth Donnelly, and Mrs. John Schum, all of Waterbury; four grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
     The funeral will be held Monday at 9:15 a. am. from the O'Donnell Funeral Home, 1581 East Main St., Waterbury, to St. Bridget's Church for a solemn high Mass at 10. Burial will be in new St. Bridget's Cemetery.4

Census Records

DateLocationMemo
1910134 Locust Street, Waterbury, ConnecticutEdward J. Carrington appears as Edward J. Carrington, age 3/12 months, in the census of 16 April 1910 at 134 Locust Street, Waterbury, Connecticut,in the household of Lewis William Carrington as his son, along with Anna Josephine Dwyer, Julia E. Carrington, Anna J. Carrington, Henry W. Carrington, Lewis David Carrington, Ruth Agnes Carrington, George Carrington, Gertrude Carrington and Edward Dwyer.10
19209 Althea Street, Waterbury, ConnecticutEdward J. Carrington appears as Edward Carrington, age 9, in the census of 5 January 1920 at 9 Althea Street, Waterbury, Connecticut,in the household of Lewis William Carrington as his son, along with Anna Josephine Dwyer, Anna J. Carrington, Henry W. Carrington, Lewis David Carrington, Ruth Agnes Carrington, George Carrington, John Francis Carrington, William B. Carrington, Raymond G. Carrington, Francis Xavier Carrington, Doris Regina Carrington and Martin J. Dwyer Jr.2
193031 Welton Street, Waterbury, ConnecticutEdward J. Carrington appears as Edward Carrington, age 20, in the census of 5 April 1930 at 31 Welton Street, Waterbury, Connecticut,in the household of Lewis William Carrington as his son, along with Anna Josephine Dwyer, Henry W. Carrington, John Francis Carrington, William B. Carrington, Raymond G. Carrington, Francis Xavier Carrington, Doris Regina Carrington and Grace G. Carrington.11

Residence Records

YearLocationDetails
193159 Maple, Waterbury, ConnecticutEdward J. Carrington resided in 1931 at 59 Maple, Waterbury, Connecticut.13
November 1947Cheshire, ConnecticutEdward J. Carrington and Alice Shanahan resided in November 1947 at Cheshire, Connecticut.15
1964359 Peck Lane, Cheshire, ConnecticutEdward J. Carrington and Alice Shanahan resided in 1964 at 359 Peck Lane, Cheshire, Connecticut.14,16

Citations

  1. [S284] Louis W. Carrington, 1910 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 467, sheet 4B, dwelling 29, family 70, shows age 3/12 months and birthplace as Connecticut.
  2. [S285] Louis Carrington household, 1920 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 467, sheet 3, dwelling 44, family 53.
  3. [S1665] CT State Library-(CT Vital Records)-Index of Marriages, 1897-1968, online www.ctatatelibrarydata.org, Edward Carrington and Alice Shanahan; 1933-10-05, Waterbury.
  4. [S1228] The Waterbury Republican, 21 March 1961, Page 2.
  5. [S285] Louis Carrington household, 1920 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 467, sheet 3, dwelling 44, family 53, shows father as Louis Carrington.
  6. [S1228] The Waterbury Republican, 21 March 1961, Page 2, shows Edward as the son of the late Lewis W. Carrington.
  7. [S285] Louis Carrington household, 1920 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 467, sheet 3, dwelling 44, family 53, shows mother as Anna Carrington.
  8. [S1228] The Waterbury Republican, 21 March 1961, Page 2, shows Edward as the son of Anna (Dwyer) Carrington.
  9. [S1327] The Waterbury Republican, December 22, 1980, Page 5, shows Henry W. Carrington as the oldest of the boys, Louie, George (Gimp), Jack, Frank, Billy, Teddy, and Ray.
  10. [S284] Louis W. Carrington, 1910 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 467, sheet 4B, dwelling 29, family 70.
  11. [S286] Louis Carrington household, 1930 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 209, sheet 5A, dwelling 42, family 100.
  12. [S286] Louis Carrington household, 1930 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 209, sheet 5A, dwelling 42, family 100, shows occupation.
  13. [S164] Connecticut City Directories, Waterbury, 1931: Edward Carrington; Section C, Page 194.
  14. [S157] CT Death Index, 1949-2012, Edward J. Carrington, Number 05965, 20 March 1964.
  15. [S1213] The Waterbury Republican, 1 November 1947, Page 2, shows surviving son, Edward Carrington, Cheshire.
  16. [S1228] The Waterbury Republican, 21 March 1961, Page 2, shows his address as 359 Peck Lane, Cheshire.
  17. [S1228] The Waterbury Republican, 21 March 1961, Page 2, shows his surviving daughter as Mrs. Ernest Smith.
  18. [S1228] The Waterbury Republican, 21 March 1961, Page 2, shows his surviving daughter as Mrs. Andrew Maddaloni.
  19. [S1228] The Waterbury Republican, 21 March 1961, Page 2, shows his surviving daughter as Miss Rosemary Carrington.