Family of Kenneth F. Graham of New York City:Information about Joseph Stafford
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Joseph Stafford (b. March 19, 1860, d. September 11, 1930)Joseph Stafford (son of William Stafford and Alice Pendergast) was born March 19, 1860 in Ireland, and died September 11, 1930 in N.Y.C..He married Mary Ann McCarthy on February 04, 1883 in Transfiguration R.C. N.Y.C., daughter of Dennis J. McCarthy and Hannah Hurley.
Notes for Joseph Stafford:
Joseph was a glacier who also was active in city politics.Joseph was born in Ireland in 1860.His fathers name was William Stafford and alice Pendergast.Joseph and His older brother William born1856 emigrated to the United States with their mother Alice in 1865 when Joseph was 5.I am not sure about his father William at this time.In the 1880 census,Joseph was living at 347 Madison Street which is now a housing project..Laguardia houses.At that time Joseph is listed as a machinist and his mother a Washer Woman.I am assuming they were very very poor.
More About Joseph Stafford:
Burial: September 15, 1930, Calvary Cemetary Queens NY.
Died 2: September 11, 1930, Heart attack while working as a laborer in the incinerator at Metropolitan and flushing Aves.
Emigration: 1870, Irish Free State to NYC.
Occupation 1: 1900, Glass cutter,jack of all trades,Involved in Politics,Garbage.
Occupation 2: June 03, 1900, Porter.
Occupation 3: 1930, District Manager Sanitation Dept..
Residence 1: 1900, 59 Watt Street between Varick and sullivan.
Residence 2: 1920, van cortlant avenue Ridgewood Queens.
Residence 3: 1930, 321 Dill Place...now 61st.
More About Joseph Stafford and Mary Ann McCarthy:
Marriage: February 04, 1883, Transfiguration R.C. N.Y.C..
Children of Joseph Stafford and Mary Ann McCarthy are:
- Josephine Stafford, b. 1898, d. date unknown, Pittsburgh Pennsylvania.
- Margaret Stafford, b. March 28, 1892, d. January 23, 1952, Bay Ridge,Brooklyn.
- +Agnes W. Stafford, b. May 06, 1897, N.Y.C., d. November 25, 1992, Johnson,N.Y..
- +Sylvia Stafford, b. September 13, 19048, d. February 19948.
- William Stafford, b. December 1884, NYC, d. July 01, 1919, USA.