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James Joseph Reilly

Male 1881 - Aft 1957


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  • Born  15 Feb 1881  , Chester, Orange County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender  Male 
    Census: Federal  8 Jun 1900  , Chester, Orange County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • 1) James Riley, head, white male age 55, married 28 years, born on unknown date in Ireland, parents born in Ireland, immigrated in 1869, in US 31 years, naturalized, RR laborer, cannot write, owns a home
      2) Maria Riley, wife, white female age & birthdate unknown, mother of 7, 6 living, born in Ireland, parents born in Ireland, immigrated in 1870, in US 30 years, cannot read or write
      3) Michael Riley, son, single white male age 28, born Dec 1871 in NY, RR telegraph op
      4) Mary Riley, daughter, single white female age 25, born Sep 1874 in NY, school teacher
      5) John Riley, son, single white male age 23, born Sep 1876 in NY, RR telegraph op
      6) James Riley, son, single white male age 19, born Feb 1881 in NY, day laborer
      7) Daniel Riley, son, single white male age 15, born Feb 1885 in NY, at school 9 months
      8) Bridget Hadin, sister-in-law, widowed white female age 65, birth date unknown, not a mother, born in Ireland, parents born in Ireland, immigrated in 1867, in US 33 years
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    World War I Service Draft Registration  12 Sep 1918  , Franklin Borough, Sussex County, New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • Card C
      Serial number 1278
      Order number A891
      Name: James Joseph Reilly
      Permanent Home Address: GrayCourt, Orange, NY
      Age by Years: 37
      Date of Birth: Feby 15 1881
      Race: White
      Citizenship: Native Born
      Present Occupation: Telegraph Operator
      Employer's Name: T. J. Kelly
      Place of Employment: c/o Erie R.R., Jersey City, Hudson, NJ
      Nearest Relative: Mary A. Welsh, 14 East Fillmore Ave, Corona, L.I.
      Height: Tall
      Weight: Slender
      Color of Eyes: Brown
      Color of Hair: Brown
      Physically disqualified: No
      Signature of Registrar: Frank J. M. Bacon
      Date of Registration: 12 Sep 1918
    Census: Federal  4 Apr 1930  10325 35th Avenue, Queens, Queens County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    • 1) John J. Welsh, head, white male age 53, married at 26, born in NY, parents born in Ireland, fireman, fire department, owns a $9,000 home and has a radio
      2) Mary A. Welsh, wife, white female age 53, married at 26, born in NY, parents born in Ireland
      3) John Welsh, Jr., son, white male age 16, born in NY, attended school
      4) Mary F[?]. Welsh, daughter, single white female age 26, born in NY, bookkeeper, office
      5) James J. Riley, brother-in-law, single white male age 49, born in NY, dispatcher, railroad
      6) George Kane, nephew, single white male age 27, born in NY, parents born in NY, inspector, fire furnace
    Died  Aft 1956 
    Person ID  I1995  Nestor Rich Tree
    Last Modified  2 Jul 2008 

    Father  James Reilly,   b. Abt 1844, , , , , Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Nov 1916, , Chester, Orange County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Relationship  Natural 
    Mother  Maria Cady,   b. Abt 1850, , Galway, County Galway, Province of Connacht, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Apr 1916, , Chester, Orange County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Relationship  Natural 
    Married  Jul 1870  , Chester, Orange County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID  F61  Group Sheet

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    Link to Google MapsBorn - 15 Feb 1881 - , Chester, Orange County, New York, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus: Federal - 8 Jun 1900 - , Chester, Orange County, New York, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsWorld War I Service Draft Registration - 12 Sep 1918 - , Franklin Borough, Sussex County, New Jersey, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus: Federal - 4 Apr 1930 - 10325 35th Avenue, Queens, Queens County, New York, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S1411] 1900 U.S. census, Ancestry.com, New York, Orange County, (http://www.ancestry.com: National Archives and Records Administration, 2004), T623, roll 1139, Chester, enumeration district (ED) 2, p. 32A, dwelling 170, family 177, James Riley household, accessed 2 Jul 2008, 2 Jul 2008.

    2. [S208] "World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918," digital images, Ancestry.com, (www.ancestry.com), card for James Joseph Reilly, Orange County, New York.

    3. [S1337] 1930 U.S. census, Ancestry.com, New York, Queens County, (http://www.ancestry.com: National Archives and Records Administration, 2002), T626, roll 1592, Queens-3rd Assembly District, Block F, enumeration district (ED) 225, p. 6A, dwelling 45, family 92, John J. Welsh household, accessed 2 Jul 2008, 2 Jul 2008.