Joseph Francis Phelan Jr.1,2,3,4,5,6

M, b. 21 May 1916, d. 16 June 1964
Joe Phelan
(Photo courtesy of Moira Phelan Grenier)
FatherJoseph Francis Phelan1,7,3,8,9,10,11,6,12,13 b. 7 Apr 1892, d. 27 Sep 1958
MotherHelen Marie Dwyer1,14,15,6,10,12,16,17,18,13 b. 27 Dec 1888, d. 24 Sep 1943
RelationshipUncle of Taryn Lynn Phelan
ChartsDennis Phelan Descendancy Indented Chart
John Dwyer Descendancy Indented Chart
Daniel Bergin Descendancy Chart
John Hennessey Descendancy Chart
Dawson Descendancy Chart
           Joseph Francis Phelan Jr. was born on 21 May 1916 at Waterbury, Connecticut..1,19,20,21,22,6,12 He was baptized on 28 May 1916 at St. Francis Xavier Church, Waterbury, Connecticut. Sponsors were John Mitchell, cousin, and Sadie Reilly, paternal aunt. He was baptized according to the rite of the Roman Catholic Church by the Reverend E. J. Quinn.2,23
     Joseph Francis Phelan Jr. appears as Joseph Phelan, age 3 years 7 months old, in the census of 5 January 1920 at Waterbury, New Haven, Connecticut,in the household of Joseph Francis Phelan as his son.3   
     Joseph Francis Phelan Jr. appears asJoseph Phelan, age 13, in the census of 5 June 1930 at 700 Baldwin Street, Waterbury, Connecticut,in the household of Joseph Francis Phelan as his son.8   
     Joseph Francis Phelan Jr. appears as Joseph F. Phelan, Jr., age 23, in the census of 2 April 1940 at 700 Baldwin Street, Waterbury, New Haven County, Connecticut,in the household of Joseph Francis Phelan as his son, along with Helen Marie Dwyer, Francis Joseph Phelan, Ralph Thomas Phelan and Anna Frances Dwyer.24   
     Joseph Francis Phelan Jr. witnessed the marriage of Alice Carmody and Francis Joseph Phelan, his brother, on 14 September 1940 at St. Francis Xavier Church, Waterbury, Connecticut; Witnesses were Joseph Phelan, brother of the groom, and Loretta Pelletier. They were married by J. L. Kinney.25,26,27
     Joseph Francis Phelan Jr. married Ann Patricia McNamara, daughter of Michael McNamara and Mary Boyce, on 24 October 1942 at St. Francis Xavier Church, Waterbury, Connecticut. Witnesses were Ralph Phelan, brother of the groom, and Mrs. Catherine Regan. They were married by J. A. Broderick.28,29,6,10,12
     Joseph was a private first class on 25 September 1943 at North Polk, Louisianna.18
     Joseph Francis Phelan Jr. died on 16 June 1964 at St.Mary's Hospital, Waterbury, Connecticut, at age 48 of generalized abdominal metastases due to cancer of rectum.6,10,12 He was buried on 18 June 1964 at Calvary Cemetery, Waterbury, Connecticut.6,10,12

Family

Ann Patricia McNamara b. 9 Mar 1917, d. 16 Nov 1988
Children

Census Records

DateLocationMemo
1920Waterbury, New Haven, ConnecticutJoseph Francis Phelan Jr. appears as Joseph Phelan, age 3 years 7 months old, in the census of 5 January 1920 at Waterbury, New Haven, Connecticut,in the household of Joseph Francis Phelan as his son.3
1930700 Baldwin Street, Waterbury, ConnecticutJoseph Francis Phelan Jr. appears asJoseph Phelan, age 13, in the census of 5 June 1930 at 700 Baldwin Street, Waterbury, Connecticut,in the household of Joseph Francis Phelan as his son.8
1940700 Baldwin Street, Waterbury, New Haven County, ConnecticutJoseph Francis Phelan Jr. appears as Joseph F. Phelan, Jr., age 23, in the census of 2 April 1940 at 700 Baldwin Street, Waterbury, New Haven County, Connecticut,in the household of Joseph Francis Phelan as his son, along with Helen Marie Dwyer, Francis Joseph Phelan, Ralph Thomas Phelan and Anna Frances Dwyer.24

Citations

  1. [S22] Joseph F. Phelan Jr. entry, Birth Certificate (28 May, 1916).
  2. [S749] Joseph Francis Phelan's Certificate of Baptism, 28 May 1916, Saint Francis Xavier Church.
  3. [S285] Joseph Phelan household, 1920 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 464, sheet 6A, dwelling 41, family 110.
  4. [S286] Joseph F. Phelan household, 1930 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 5-250, sheet 6B, dwelling 47|\123.
  5. [S1281] Joseph F. household, 1940 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 5-24, sheet 1A, number of household , 9, shows Jospeh F. Phelan Jr. as son of Joseph F. Phelan.
  6. [S23] Joseph Phelan Jr's Death Certificate.
  7. [S749] Joseph Francis Phelan's Certificate of Baptism: shows father, 28 May 1916, Saint Francis Xavier Church.
  8. [S286] Joseph F. Phelan household, 1930 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 5-250, sheet 6B, dwelling 47, family 123.
  9. [S1450] Marriage Register, St. Francis Xavier Church, Waterbury, Connecticut: entry for Joseph Phelan and Ann McNamara, 24 October 1942. Saint Francis Xavier Church, 625 Baldwin Street, Waterbury, Connecticut, shows his father as Joseph Phelan.
  10. [S24] The Waterbury Republican, Jun 17, 1964.
  11. [S65] The Waterbury Republican-American, Sept 29, 1958.
  12. [S103] Moira Grenier, "Moira Grenier's Family Group Sheet."
  13. [S1] Interview, Ralph Phelan.
  14. [S749] Joseph Francis Phelan's Certificate of Baptism: shows mother, 28 May 1916, Saint Francis Xavier Church.
  15. [S1450] Marriage Register, St. Francis Xavier Church, Waterbury, Connecticut: entry for Joseph Phelan and Ann McNamara, 24 October 1942. Saint Francis Xavier Church, 625 Baldwin Street, Waterbury, Connecticut, shows his mother as Helen Dwyer.
  16. [S286] Joseph F. Phelan household, 1930 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 5-205, sheet 6B, dwelling 47, family 123.
  17. [S1281] Joseph F. household, 1940 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 5-24, sheet 1A, number of household , 9, shows mother as Helen Marie Phelan.
  18. [S91] The Waterbury Republican, 25 September, 1943.
  19. [S749] Joseph Francis Phelan's Certificate of Baptism: shows birthdate and birthplace, 28 May 1916, Saint Francis Xavier Church.
  20. [S285] Joseph Phelan household, 1920 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 464, sheet 6A, dwelling 41, family 110, shows age three years 7 months.
  21. [S1281] Joseph F. household, 1940 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 5-24, sheet 1A, number of household , 9, shows age 23 and birthplace as Connecticut.
  22. [S37] John J. Phelan's Death Certificate, Deaths in the Town of Waterbury, Volume 5, January 1903- December 1906, Page 48, Joseph F. Phelan.
  23. [S1450] Marriage Register, St. Francis Xavier Church, Waterbury, Connecticut: entry for Joseph Phelan and Ann McNamara, 24 October 1942. Saint Francis Xavier Church, 625 Baldwin Street, Waterbury, Connecticut, shows his baptism as here (St. Francis CHurch) on May 28, 1916.
  24. [S1281] Joseph F. household, 1940 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 5-24, sheet 1A, number of household , 9.
  25. [S747] Francis Joseph Phelan's Certificate of Baptism: On the back of the baptismal certificate, under the heading NOTATIONS, is information about his marriage: To whom, where, and when, 23 December 1917, Saint Francis Xavier Church.
  26. [S1451] Marriage Register, St. Francis Xavier Church, Waterbury, Connecticut: entry for Francis Phalen and Alice Carmody, 14 September 1940. Saint Francis Xavier Church, 625 Baldwin Street, Waterbury, Connecticut.
  27. [S69] The Waterbury Republican, May 23, 1968.
  28. [S749] Joseph Francis Phelan's Certificate of Baptism: On the back of Joseph's Baptismal Record, under the heading NOTATIONS, is information about his marriage : To whom, when and where, 28 May 1916, Saint Francis Xavier Church.
  29. [S1450] Marriage Register, St. Francis Xavier Church, Waterbury, Connecticut: entry for Joseph Phelan and Ann McNamara, 24 October 1942. Saint Francis Xavier Church, 625 Baldwin Street, Waterbury, Connecticut.
  30. [S26] Robert Phelan entry, Birth Certificate 2676 (15 January, 1951).
  31. [S29] Joseph Phelan entry, Birth Certificate 8283 (27 February, 1957).
  32. [S1654] The Waterbury Republican, 4 dec 2013, Page 4B, shows that he was the son of the late Joseph F. Phelan Jr.