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Re: Thomas Firth of Chelmsford MA
Posted by: Susan Nass (ID *****9061) Date: January 11, 2010 at 07:34:26
In Reply to: Thomas Firth of Chelmsford MA by bbn of 754

Hello bbn,

I am not a relative. Saw your post and this is what I have found:

Social Security Death Index
about Thomas E. Firth
Name: Thomas E. Firth
SSN: 033-12-1574
Born: 15 Apr 1926
Died: 1 Apr 2007
State (Year) SSN issued: Massachusetts (Before 1951)

His father:

Social Security Death Index
about Thomas Firth
Name: Thomas Firth
SSN: 033-10-0163
Last Residence: Massachusetts
Born: 24 Jan 1895
Died: Jan 1964
State (Year) SSN issued: Massachusetts (Before 1951)

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If you subscribe to this newspaper online, you can see the full obituary.

United States Obituary Collection
about Thomas E. Firth Jr.
Name of Deceased: Thomas E. Firth Jr.
Age at Death: 80
Death Date: 4 Jan 2007
Obituary Date: 3 Apr 2007
Newspaper Title: Eagle-Tribune
Newspaper Location: Lawrence, MA, Us
Birth Date: abt 1927
Locations Mentioned in Obituary: Chelmsford

Other Persons Mentioned in Obituary: Nancy Firth C. (Larson)

Published: April 02, 2007 12:00 am

Thomas E. Firth Jr., 80

Eagle-Tribune


CHELMSFORD - Thomas E. Firth Jr., a native and lifelong resident of Chelmsford, died Sunday, April 1, 2007 at the age of 80 years. Beloved husband of Nancy C. (Larson) Firth, to whom he was married to for 34 years.

He was a U.S. Navy veteran of World War II.
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U.S. World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942
about Thomas Edward Firth
Name: Thomas Edward Firth
Birth Date: 24 Jan 1895
Birth Place: Dover, New Hampshire
Residence: 19 Oak Knoll, E. Chelmsford, Middlesex, Massachusetts
Race: White
Roll: WWII_2246352
Wife: Viola M. Firth, same address
Employment: Hockmeyer Bros, Lawrence St., Lowell, Mass.
Waterhead Mill, Lowell, Mass

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1930 United States Federal Census
about Thomas E Firth
Name: Thomas E Firth
Home in 1930: Chelmsford, Middlesex, Massachusetts
Age: 35
Estimated birth year: abt 1895
Birthplace: New Hampshire
Relation to Head of House: Head
Spouse's name: Viola M
Race: White

Household Members: Name Age
Thomas E Firth 35, head, owned home, $5000, married at 24, b. New Hampshire, parents b. England, cordurey cutter, velvet mill
Viola M Firth 32, wife, married at 21, b. Canada/Eng., father b. Canada/Eng, mother b. New York, immig. 1903
Clifford E Firth 9, son, b. Mass.
Robert A Firth 7, son, b. Mass.
Harold F Firth 5 4/12, son, b. Mass.
Thomas E Firth 3 11/12, son, b. Mass.

29 Oak Knoll Avenue

Source Citation: Year: 1930; Census Place: Chelmsford, Middlesex, Massachusetts; Roll 917; Page: 17A; Enumeration District: 198; Image: 837.0.
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1920 United States Federal Census
about Thomas Firth
Name: Thomas Firth
Home in 1920: Chelmsford, Middlesex, Massachusetts
Age: 25 years
Estimated birth year: abt 1895
Birthplace: Massachusetts
Relation to Head of House: Son-in-law
Spouse's name: Viola M
Father's Birth Place: Massachusetts
Mother's Birth Place: Massachusetts
Marital Status: Married
Race: White
Sex: Male
Able to read: Yes
Able to Write: Yes

Household Members: Name Age
Carrie A Fitzpatrick 40, head, widow, b. NY, father b. Vermont, mother b. Canada
Viola M Firth 21, daughter, married, immig. 1904, nat. 1919, b. Canada, father b. Canada, mother b. New York, inspector, hosiery factory
Thomas Firth 25, SON IN LAW, b. Mass., parents b. Mass. laborer, repair shop <++++++++++++++++++++++++P
Daniel R Fitzpatrick 18, son, b. Canada (Am. Cit.), father b. Vermont, mother b. Canada, twister, cotton mill

387 Brick Kiln Road

Source Citation: Year: 1920;Census Place: Chelmsford, Middlesex, Massachusetts; Roll T625_706; Page: 17B; Enumeration District: 109; Image: 1034

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1910 United States Federal Census
about Edgar Firth
Name: Edgar Firth
Age in 1910: 43
Estimated birth year: abt 1867
Birthplace: England
Relation to Head of House: Head
Father's Birth Place: England
Mother's Birth Place: England
Spouse's name: Alice M
Home in 1910: Dover Ward 4, Strafford, New Hampshire
Marital Status: Married
Race: White
Gender: Male
Year of Immigration: 1893

Household Members: Name Age
Edgar Firth 43, head, marriage 1, married 21 yrs., b. England, immig. 1893, weaver, woolen mkill
Alice M Firth 43, wife, marriage 1, married 21 yrs, 7 children, 5 living 1910, b. England, immig. 1893
Florence Firth 18, daughter, b. England, immig. 1893, sewer, woolen mill
Thomas E Firth 15, son, b. New Hampshire
Fred R Firth 12, son, b. New Hampshire
James A Firth 8, son, b. New Hampshire
Frank E Firth 5, son, b. New Hampshire

Source Citation: Year: 1910; Census Place: Dover Ward 4, Strafford, New Hampshire; Roll T624_866; Page: 10A; Enumeration District: 283; Image: 667.

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1900 United States Federal Census
about Thos E Firth
Name: Thos E Firth
[Thos E Feath]
Home in 1900: Dover Ward 4, Strafford, New Hampshire
Age: 5
Birth Date: Jan 1895
Birthplace: New Hampshire
Race: White
Gender: Male
Relationship to Head of House: Boarder
Father's Birthplace: England
Mother's Birthplace: England
Marital Status: Single
Residence : Dover City, Strafford, New Hampshire

1900 United States Federal Census
about Edgar Firth
Name: Edgar Firth
[Edgar Feath]
Home in 1900: Dover Ward 4, Strafford, New Hampshire
Age: 32
Birth Date: Oct 1867
Birthplace: England
Race: White
Gender: Male
Immigration Year: 1892
Relationship to Head of House: Boarder
Father's Birthplace: England
Mother's Birthplace: England
Marriage Year: 1889
Marital Status: Married
Years Married: 11
Residence : Dover City, Strafford, New Hampshire

Edgar Firth 32, boarder, b. Oct. 1867, married 11 yrs, b. England, immig. 1892, weaver, woolen mill
Alice N Firth 32, wife, b. Aug. 1867, married 11 yrs, 4 children, 4 living in 1900, b. England, immig. 1892
Harold Firth 9, son, b. Oct. 1890, England, immig. 1892
Florence Firth 8, daughter, b. Feb. 1892, England, immig. 1892
Thos E Firth 5, son, b. Jan. 1895, New Hampshire
Fred R Firth 2, son, b. Apr. 1898, New Hampshire

21 Mill Street
Source Citation: Year: 1900; Census Place: Dover Ward 4, Strafford, New Hampshire; Roll T623_951; Page: 13B; Enumeration District: 226.

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Boston Passenger Lists, 1820-1943
about Edgar Firth
Name: Edgar Firth
Arrival Date: 21 Nov 1892
Age: 26 Years
Estimated birth year: abt 1866
Gender: Male
Port of Departure: Liverpool, England and Queenstown, Ireland
Ship Name: Catalonia
Port of Arrival: Boston, Massachusetts
Last Residence: England
Microfilm Roll Number: 5

Edgar Firth, b. abt. 1866, weaver
Lizzie Firth (sister?>, dressmaker
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1891 England Census
about Sarah Hoyle
Name: Sarah Hoyle
Age: 55
Estimated birth year: abt 1836
Relation: Head
Gender: Female
Where born: Golcar, Yorkshire, England

Civil parish: Huddersfield
Ecclesiastical parish: All Saints
Town: Huddersfield
County/Island: Yorkshire
Country: England

Registration district: Huddersfield
Sub-registration district: Huddersfield

Household Members: Name Age
Sarah Hoyle 55, head, widow, b. Golcar, Yorks.
Jno Ed Hoyle 28, son, cloth finisher, b. Golcar, Yorks
Edith Hoyle 21, daughter, wool comber, b. Crosland Moor; Hudds, Yorkshire
Emma Hoyle 18, daughter, worsted box tenter, b. Crosland Moor; Hudds, Yorkshire
Frances Hoyle 15, daughter, worsted finisher, b. Crosland Moor; Hudds, Yorkshire
Lourz <Louiza> A Hoyle 13, daughter, scholer, b. Crosland Moor; Hudds, Yorkshire
Edgar Firth 24, SON IN LAW, woollen weaver, b. Oldfield, Yorks. <+++++++++++++++++++++++
Alice Ann Hoyle <Firth> 24, daughter, married, cotton feeder, b. Crosland Moor; Hudds, Yorkshire
Harold Hoyle <FIRTH> 5/12, son, b. Longwood; Hudds, Yorkshire

Source Citation: Class: RG12; Piece: 3567; Folio 81; Page 5; GSU roll: 6098677
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1881 England Census
about Edgar Firth
Name: Edgar Firth
Age: 14
Estimated birth year: abt 1867
Relation: Son
Father's Name: Tom
Mother's Name: Elizabeth
Gender: Male
Where born: Honley, Yorkshire, England

Civil parish: Honley
County/Island: Yorkshire
Country: England

Street Address: Lower Oldfield

Occupation: Wool Piecer

Registration district: Huddersfield
Sub-registration district: Honley

Household Members: Name Age
Tom Firth 43, head, agricultural laborer
Elizabeth Firth 44, wife
Law Firth 17, son, woollen spinner
Willie Firth 16, son, woollen piecer
Edgar Firth 14, son, woollen piecer <++++++++++
Francis Firth 10, daughter
Florance Firth 9, daughter
Mozart Firth 5, daughter

Source Citation: Class: RG11; Piece: 4369; Folio: 137; Page: 26; GSU roll: 1342043.

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1871 England Census
about Edgar Firth
Name: Edgar Firth
Age: 5
Estimated birth year: abt 1866
Relation: Son
Father's Name: Tom
Mother's Name: Elizabeth
Gender: Male
Where born: Honley, Yorkshire, England
Civil parish: Honley
Ecclesiastical parish: Netherthong All Saints
County/Island: Yorkshire
Country: England
Registration district: Huddersfield
Sub-registration district: Meltham

Household Members: Name Age
Tom Firth 32, head, wool slubber, b. Honley, Yorks
Elizabeth Firth 33, wife, b. Honley
Clara Firth 8, daughter
Law Firth 7, son
Willey Firth 6, son
Edgar Firth 5, son <+++++++++++++
Matha H Firth 3, daughter
Frances Firth 1, daughter

Lower Oldfield

Source Citation: Class: RG10; Piece: 4346; Folio: 31; Page: 7; GSU roll: 846988
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Information about Viola FITZPATRICK:

1910 United States Federal Census
about Robert P Fitzpatrick
Name: Robert P Fitzpatrick
Age in 1910: 38
Estimated birth year: abt 1872
Birthplace: Canada English
Relation to Head of House: Head
Father's Birth Place: Canada English
Mother's Name: Catharine
Mother's Birth Place: Canada English
Spouse's name: Carrie A
Home in 1910: Chelmsford Precinct 1, Middlesex, Massachusetts
Marital Status: Married
Race: White
Gender: Male
Year of Immigration: 1902

Household Members: Name Age
Robert P Fitzpatrick 38, head, marriage 1, married 13 yrs., b. Canada/Eng., immig. 1903, farmer, general farm
Carrie A Fitzpatrick 31, wife, marriage 1, married 13 yrs, b. New York, father b. Vermont, mother b. Canada/Eng.
Viola Fitzpatrick 12, daughter, b. Canada/Eng. <++++++
Gilberta Fitzpatrick 10, daughter, b. Canada/Eng
Daniel Fitzpatrick 9, son, b. Canada/Eng.
Arlerme Fitzpatrick 7, daughter, b. Massachusetts
Catharine Fitzpatrick 79, MOTHER, widow, 12 children, 9 living 1910, b. Canada/Eng., parents b. Canada/Eng.

230 Brick Kiln Road

Source Citation: Year: 1910; Census Place: Chelmsford Precinct 1, Middlesex, Massachusetts; Roll T624_595; Page: 11A; Enumeration District: 792; Image: 188.

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Ontario, Canada Births, 1869-1909
about Viola Margret Fitzpatrick
Name: Viola Margret Fitzpatrick
Date of Birth: 12 Feb 1898
Gender: Female
Birth County: Stormont
Father's Name: Robert Fitzpatrick
Mother's Name: Caroline Richardson
Roll Number: MS929_144

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Ontario, Canada Marriages, 1857-1924
about Robert Preston Fitzpatrick
Name: Robert Preston Fitzpatrick
Birth Place: Twp Cornwall
Age: 24
Estimated birth year: abt 1873
Father Name: Hugh Fitzpatrick
Mother Name: Catharine Fitzpatrick
Spouse Name: Caroline May Richardson
Spouse's Age: 21
Spouse Estimated Birth Year: abt 1876
Spouse Birth Place: Peason NY
Spouse Father Name: Acker Richardson
Spouse Mother Name: Margaret Richardson
Marriage Date: 18 Nov 1897
Marriage Place: Stormont
Marriage County: Stormont
Family History Library Microfilm: MS932_97
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Ontario, Canada Births, 1869-1909
about Theresa May Fitzpatrick
Name: Theresa May Fitzpatrick
Date of Birth: 8 Apr 1900
Gender: Female
Birth County: Grenville
Father's Name: Robt Fitzpatrick
Mother's Name: Carrie Richardson
Roll Number: MS929_150

Ontario, Canada Births, 1869-1909
about Daniel Robert Fitzgerald Fitzpatrick
Name: Daniel Robert Fitzgerald Fitzpatrick
Date of Birth: 14 Jul 1901
Gender: Male
Birth County: Grenville
Father's Name: Robert Preston Fitzpatrick
Mother's Name: Carrie Alice Richardson
Roll Number: MS933_33

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Hope this helps. I may be able to get more Canadian information - not sure.

Regards,
Susan Nass
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