US WWI Draft Registration Card:
Herbert Swetland Bussey, b. 20 October 1875, aged 43, naturalized US citizen, carpenter for Louis J. Eldridge, Boston; next of kin is Mrs. Hattie H. Bussey, Randolph(?), Suffolk, Mass; dated 12 September 1918 at Town Hall, South Braintree, Mass.
He was naturalized on 28 September 1917 in Massachusetts; gave his birth info as 20 October 1875 in North River, Newfoundland; currently of Pond Street, Randolph. Wife's name Nettie.
The 1910 Census indicates he came to the US in 1895.
The Mass. Archives' site has a marriage of a Herbert S. Bussey in Boston in 1899. You can obtain a copy of the marriage record, which should contain his parents' names, for a very reasonable price:
The 1877 Rochfort's Directory for Cupids (to North River), Newfoundland has an Abraham Bussey listed:
And a Joseph and a Thomas:
Notify Administrator about this message?
|Home | Help | About Us | Site Index | Jobs | PRIVACY | Affiliate|
|© 2007 The Generations Network|