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Brian Dwyer of Saratoga Springs, NY

Updated June 23, 2004

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DWYER'S & DEMPSEY'S

1840 Mary (Hayes?) Dwyer Born in Ireland Where?

1842 Edward (O.?) Dwyer Born in Limrick?, Ireland Fr: Patrick Mo: Catherine Mullen

1854 Margaret Burke Dwyer and John Dwyer born in Ireland.

1864 Edward Dwyer comes to USA?

1868 Edward Dwyer purchases a 30 acre farm in Schuylerville, NY on March 31, 1868. from Miehitable Fuller

1870 Edward and Mary living in Greenwich, NY Farmhand (Census)

1872 Edward buyes lots on Gates Avenue, Victory, NY from Edward and Kate Dwyer
Mortgage held by Geo. Weston, Wm. Frick, Michael Fitzgerald, John Dwyer.
Later in year sold to Geo. Watson.

Robert Dwyer born on Jan. 21st.

1873 Mary Ellen Dwyer born in Schuylerville on 10/5/73.

1875 State Census Edward Dewire 36, Mary 38, Robert 3, Mary E. 1.

1880 Census shows Edward Dwyer age 38, Wife Mary age 40, Robert age 8, Mary E. age 6
and his brother John age 26 (farm worker) on Burgoyne Road farm.

1883 Feb. 16th. Mary Hayes Dwyer dies in Troy NY. 42 yrs. old

1884 Edward Dwyer married Margaret Burke of Victory (?before Apr. 1st.) In Schuylerville, NY.
in the Church of the Visitation by Father McGuire.

Edward & Margaret purchased 160 acre Gannon farm from Hiram Cramer for $7000.00 (Farm called Hemlock)

Edward sells 30 acre farm on Apr. 1st. to Katrina McKinstry of Saratoga Spgs.

1885 Catherine E. Dwyer is born on August 19th.

1887 Winifred A. Dwyer is born on February 1st.

1889 Alice M. Dwyer is born on Aug. 4th.

1891 Frances May Dwyer is born on Nov. 11th.

1892 Mary Ellen Dwyer dies in Troy, NY on Apr. 22st. 18 yrs. old. Typhoid Fever

(Census) Edward, 50, Margaret 37, Robert 20, Katie 6, Winifred 5, Alice 2, Francis 1
and Susan Lee , (Aunt) 75.

1993 Margaret Jr. Dwyer is born on June 13th.

1896 Thomas E. Dwyer is born on March 9th.

Edward purchased 160 acre McCullen Farm (adjacent to Hemlock) from Clarence Stewart.

1899 Edward & Margaret sell several small parcels to the Town of Saratoga & the Greenwich and Schuylerville Railroad. for R.O.W.

1900 Robert Dwyer moved to NYC after living in Saratoga Springs, and working as a porter at the Gem Hotel on Putnam Street. (Saratoga Directory)

Census: Edward born in Ireland in May, 1840 age 60, married 16 years, Margaret, Born in Ireland in June 1854, age 46. Catherine born in 1885, age 14, Winifred born in 1887, age13, Alice born in 1889 age 10, Francis born in 1891 age 8, Margaret Jr. born in 1893 age 6, Thomas, born in 1896 age 3, and Susan Lee born in Ireland in May of 1820 age 80 (Aunt of Ed)

1901 Edward & Margaret purchase 3 lots on Schuyler Street in the hamlet of Smithtown in the Village of Vivtory Mills, from Mary Cooney on April 15th. Adjacent to farm.

1903 Edward Dwyer died in Schuyler Steet house from Brights disease on Sept. 28th. age 61yrs. Buried on Sept. 30th. in St. Mary's Cemetary.

1906 Susan Lee died in Schuylerville on Feb. 21st. in USA about 70yrs.?


DISCREPANCY:
AGE:
Edwards Age: The History of Saratoga County "Our County And I ts People" says he was born in Limrick, Ireland in 1832.

The 1870 Census says he was 27 years old in 1870. this would mean he was born in 1843. The census was taken on Aug. 10, 1870. Mary was 30.

The 1875 Census (6/20/75) says he was 36 years old. This would make him born in 1839.

The 1880 Census (7/19/80) says he was 38 years old. This would make him born in 1842.

The 1892 Census says he was 50 years old. This would make him born in 1842.

The 1900 Census (6/20/90) says he was 60 years old and born in May 1840.

His Death Certificate says he was 60 years old in on Sept. 28,

 
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