John Patrick Dwyer1,2,3,4,5,6,7

M, b. 19 December 1893, d. 20 January 1975
John Patrick Dwyer
ChartsThomas Rigg Descendancy Chart
     John was one of 6 children ( one died) of John J. and Delia Dwyer. The parents were both born in Ireland. He was born in May 1870 while Delia was born in April 1870. John J Jr.'s siblings were: William C., Edgar D., Anna V., Agnes P., and Vincent P. ( 1900, 1910 and 1920 census) Conflict: Gladdis (1900) doesn't show up after that. Did she die? There is a Bridget (1910) but it's hard to tell if that is her name. Then, there's an Agnes (1920) but she wasn't onthe 1910 census unless they got the names wrong.
     John Patrick Dwyer married Gladys Whitehouse, daughter of Alfred Whitehouse and Ruth Ann Rigg, on 27 February 1922 at Waterbury, Connecticut.1,8,5,7
     John Patrick Dwyer, age 36, appears as head of household in the census of 9 April 1930 in 27 Ives Street, Waterbury, Connecticut, with Gladys Whitehouse, John William Dwyer and Ruth Mary Dwyer.2 John Patrick Dwyer was a fireman in April 1930 at Waterbury, Connecticut.9,10,7
     John Patrick Dwyer, age 46, appears as head of household in the census of 21 April 1940 in 20 Young Street, Waterbury, Connecticut, with Gladys Whitehouse, Ruth Mary Dwyer, John William Dwyer and Ruth Ann Whitehouse.3 John Patrick Dwyer was a fireman for a Waterbury fire company in April 1940 at Waterbury.11
     John Patrick Dwyer died on 20 January 1975 at Middletown, Connecticut, at age 81 from heart failure.4,12 He was buried in 1975 at New Pine Grove Cemetery, Waterbury, Connecticut.7

Family

Gladys Whitehouse b. 4 Dec 1901, d. 6 Mar 1995
Children

Census Records

DateLocationMemo
193027 Ives Street, Waterbury, ConnecticutJohn Patrick Dwyer, age 36, appears as head of household in the census of 9 April 1930 in 27 Ives Street, Waterbury, Connecticut, with Gladys Whitehouse, John William Dwyer and Ruth Mary Dwyer.2
194020 Young Street, Waterbury, ConnecticutJohn Patrick Dwyer, age 46, appears as head of household in the census of 21 April 1940 in 20 Young Street, Waterbury, Connecticut, with Gladys Whitehouse, Ruth Mary Dwyer, John William Dwyer and Ruth Ann Whitehouse.3

Citations

  1. [S1665] CT State Library-(CT Vital Records)-Index of Marriages, 1897-1968, online www.ctatatelibrarydata.org, John Dwyer and Gladys Whitehouse; 1922-02-27, Waterbury.
  2. [S286] John Dwyer household, 1930 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 5-214, sheet 8B, dwelling 133, family 195.
  3. [S1281] John Dwyer household, 1940 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 5-179, sheet 19A, number of household , 27.
  4. [S159] John Dwyer, 043-1524, Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014,.
  5. [S219] The Waterbury Republican-American, 1995.
  6. [S457] Questionnaire, Ted Dwyer to Taryn L. Phelan, 4 September 2007.
  7. [S583] Questionnaire, Edward (Ted) Dwyer to Taryn L. Phelan, 9 December 2007.
  8. [S286] John Dwyer household, 1930 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 5-214, sheet 8B, dwelling 133, family 195, shows that John got married at age 28 while Gladys got married at age 20.
  9. [S286] John Dwyer household, 1930 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 5-214, sheet 8B, dwelling 133, family 195, shows city fire department.
  10. [S448] Telephone Conversation, Edward Dwyer, 12 August 2007.
  11. [S1281] John Dwyer household, 1940 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 5-179, sheet 19A, number of household , 27, shows occupation.
  12. [S583] Questionnaire, Edward (Ted) Dwyer to Taryn L. Phelan, 9 December 2007, shows death date as January 20, 1975 in Middletown, CT due to heart failure.
  13. [S286] John Dwyer household, 1930 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 5-214, sheet 8B, dwelling 133, family 195, shows the daughter of John Dwyer as Ruth Dwyer.
  14. [S1281] John Dwyer household, 1940 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbry, ED 5-179, sheet 19A, number of household , 27, shows father of Ruth as John Dwyer.
  15. [S510] Questionnaire, Patricia Parsons Palmer to Taryn L. Phelan, 25 October 2007.
  16. [S286] John Dwyer household, 1930 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 5-214, sheet 8B, dwelling 133, family 195, shows the son of John Dwyer as John Dwyer.
  17. [S1281] John Dwyer household, 1940 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 5-179, sheet 19A, number of household , 27, shows father of John as John Dwyer.
  18. [S487] Questionnaire, Patricia Dwyer Halquist to Taryn L. Phelan, 26 September 2007, shows John William Dwyer as the son of John Patrick Dwyer.