Ann M. Horton1

#4681, b. circa 1844
Father*Daniel E. Horton1 b. c 1825
Mother*Sarah Chitty1 b. c 1820
Last Edited5 Jul 2018
Birth*Ann M. Horton was born circa 1844 at New York.1 
(with Parents) Census1850FedUSShe appeared on the 1850 Federal Census of New York City, New York County, New York, in the household of her parents, Sarah Chitty and Daniel E. Horton.1 

Citations

  1. [S495] Census of 1850 for the United States, population schedule, Household of Sarah Horton, dwelling 349, family 990, New York City, New York County, New York, ward 16, district 1, p. 116.

Daniel B. Horton1

#4682, b. circa 1847
Father*Daniel E. Horton1 b. c 1825
Mother*Sarah Chitty1 b. c 1820
Last Edited5 Jul 2018
Birth*Daniel B. Horton was born circa 1847 at New York City.1 
(with Parents) Census1850FedUSHe appeared on the 1850 Federal Census of New York City, New York County, New York, in the household of his parents, Sarah Chitty and Daniel E. Horton.1 

Citations

  1. [S495] Census of 1850 for the United States, population schedule, Household of Sarah Horton, dwelling 349, family 990, New York City, New York County, New York, ward 16, district 1, p. 116.

William E. Horton1

#4683, b. 1849
Father*Daniel E. Horton1 b. c 1825
Mother*Sarah Chitty1 b. c 1820
Last Edited5 Jul 2018
Birth*William E. Horton was born in 1849 at New York City.1 
(with Parents) Census1850FedUSHe appeared on the 1850 Federal Census of New York City, New York County, New York, in the household of his parents, Sarah Chitty and Daniel E. Horton.1 

Citations

  1. [S495] Census of 1850 for the United States, population schedule, Household of Sarah Horton, dwelling 349, family 990, New York City, New York County, New York, ward 16, district 1, p. 116.

Charles Wright1

#4684
Last Edited6 Jul 2018
Marriage*Charles Wright married Mary A. Lester.1 

Family

Mary A. Lester
Child

Citations

  1. [S797] NY Marr 1686-1980, online https://familysearch.org/, Entry for Isabella Chitty and George Lester Wright, Manhattan, New York County, New York, 20 August 1874.

Mary A. Lester1

#4685
Last Edited6 Jul 2018
Marriage*Mary A. Lester married Charles Wright.1 

Family

Charles Wright
Child

Citations

  1. [S797] NY Marr 1686-1980, online https://familysearch.org/, Entry for Isabella Chitty and George Lester Wright, Manhattan, New York County, New York, 20 August 1874.

Eugene Clifton1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9,10,11,12

#4686, b. September 1849, d. between 1925 and 1930
Last Edited13 Jul 2018
Birth*Eugene Clifton was born in September 1849 at Troy, Rensselaer County, New York.7,2,3,4,5,6 
Marriage*He married Isabella Chitty, daughter of Charles William Chitty and Belinda Doyle, on 1 May 1882 at Manhattan, New York County, New York. The marriage certificate number was 12328.7,13,2,4,6,8,9,5,11,12 
Birth of DaughterHis daughter Mary Elizabeth Clifton was born in March 1883 at New York.1,3,2,4,14 
Birth of DaughterHis daughter Florence B. Clifton was born in August 1884 at New York.2,1 
Birth of SonHis son Francis C. Clifton was born between 1886 and 1887 at New York.1,2,3,5 
Birth of SonHis son William Harvey Clifton was born on 21 September 1888 at West Hoboken, Hudson County, New Jersey.1,2,3,4,15,16,17,18,19 
Birth of DaughterHis daughter Eugenia Clifton was born circa 1890.1 
Census1890Police*He and Isabella Chitty appeared on the 1890 Police Census of New York City, New York County, New York, enumerated 1890. Their children Mary Elizabeth, Florence B., Francis C., William Harvey and Eugenia were listed as living with them.1 
Birth of DaughterHis daughter Esther R. Clifton was born between 1890 and 1891 at New Jersey.1,2,3 
Birth of SonHis son Eugene Clifton Jr. was born in October 1892.2,3,4,5,6 
Birth of SonHis son Charles Edward Clifton was born on 10 February 1894 at West Hoboken, Hudson County, New Jersey.2,3,4,11,12,20,21,22 
ResidenceThe address given for the family at the time of Charles Edward Clifton's baptism 8 April 1894 was 415 Union Street, West Hoboken, Hudson County, New Jersey.11 
Census1895StateSimUS*He and Isabella Chitty appeared on the 1895 State Census of West Hoboken, Hudson County, New Jersey, enumerated 1895. Their children Mary Elizabeth, Florence B., Francis C., William Harvey, Esther R., Eugene and Charles Edward were listed as living with them.23 
Birth of SonHis son Percival Clifton was born on 15 December 1896 at New Jersey.2,3,4,6,24,25,26 
Birth of DaughterHis daughter Lilian Clifton was born between 1898 and 1899 at New Jersey.2,3 
Birth of DaughterHis daughter Teresa Cecelia Clifton was born on 14 October 1899 at Elizabethport, Union County, New Jersey.4,5,6,10,27,28 
Occupation*He was an engineer on 5 June 1900.2 
Census1900FedUS*He and Isabella Chitty appeared on the 1900 Federal Census of Hoboken, Hudson County, New Jersey, at 802 Washington Street, enumerated 5 June 1900. Their children Mary Elizabeth, Florence B., Francis C., William Harvey, Esther R., Eugene, Charles Edward, Percival and Lilian were listed as living with them.2 
Birth of SonHis son Raymond Clifton was born circa 1901 at New Jersey.3,4,5,6,29,30 
OccupationHe was an engraver on 7 June 1905.3 
Census1905StateComUS*He and Isabella Chitty appeared on the 1905 State Census of West Hoboken, Hudson County, New Jersey, at 104 Clinton Avenue, enumerated 7 June 1905. The enumerator made various changes in spellings here. Eugene is spelled Hugean, Isabella is called Shirley, or something similar, and Esther's name is spelled Hester. Also, Lilian is listed but not Teresa, and they may be the same person.. Their children Francis C., William Harvey, Esther R., Eugene, Charles Edward, Percival, Lilian, Raymond and Mary Elizabeth were listed as living with them.3 
OccupationHe was a steamboat engineer on 23 April 1910.4 
Census1910FedUS*He and Isabella Chitty appeared on the 1910 Federal Census of West Hoboken, Hudson County, New Jersey, at 247 Palisade, enumerated 23 April 1910. Their children Mary Elizabeth, William Harvey, Eugene, Charles Edward, Percival and Raymond were listed as living with them.4 
OccupationHe was a chief engineer on 14 June 1915.5 
Census1915StateComUS*He and Isabella Chitty appeared on the 1915 State Census of Jersey City, Hudson County, New Jersey, at 303 Sherman Avenue, enumerated 14 June 1915, The enumeration for this family has multiple problem. Some of the data age/birthdate data given conflicts with all the other I've seen:
Frank C. is shown with a birth in Feb 1894, rather than Mar 1887
Eugene Jr with a birth in Sept 1895 instead of Oct 1892
Percival Dec 1900 instead of Apr 1896
Raymond Apr 1902 instead of c1901 - this might be correct. Their children Francis C., Eugene, Percival, Raymond and Teresa Cecelia were listed as living with them.5 
OccupationHe was a marine engineer on 14 January 1920.6 
Census1920FedUS*He and Isabella Chitty appeared on the 1920 Federal Census of Jersey City, Hudson County, New Jersey, at 313 Sherman Avenue, enumerated 14 January 1920. Their children Eugene, Percival, Teresa Cecelia and Raymond were listed as living with them.6 
OccupationHe was a foreman in 1922.9 
ResidenceHe and Isabella Chitty lived in 1922 at 228 South Street, Jersey City, Hudson County, New Jersey. Their children Eugene, Percival and Raymond lived with them.9,31 
OccupationHe was an engineer in 1925.8 
Residence*He and Isabella Chitty lived in 1925 at 228 South Street, Jersey City, Hudson County, New Jersey. Their son Raymond lived with them.8 
Death*He died between 1925 and 1930.32,8 

Family

Isabella Chitty b. Mar 1860, d. 10 Oct 1940
Children

Citations

  1. [S885] Census of 1890 by New York City Police, population schedule, Entry for Clifton family living in same grouping in New York City, New York County, New York, Vol. 266, ED 27, AD 9, GS Film 001304793, image 324, lines 2-8, enumerated Sept-Oct 1890.
  2. [S478] Census of 1900 for the United States, population schedule, Household of Eugene Clifton, 802 Washington Street, Hoboken, Hudson County, New Jersey, dwelling 88, family 153, ward 2, ED 29, page 7, enumerated 5 June 1900.
  3. [S871] Census of 1905 for New Jersey, population schedule, Household of Hugean [sic] Clifton, 104 Clinton Avenue, West Hoboken, New Jersey, dwelling 194, famly 317, ward1, ED 1, age 14A, enumerated 7 June 1905.
  4. [S479] Census of 1910 for the United States, population schedule, Household of Eugene Clifton, 247 Palisade, West Hoboken, Hudson County, New Jersey, dwelling 336, family 336, Ward 2, ED 279, page 15B, enumerated 23 April 1910.
  5. [S884] Census of 1915 for New Jersey, population schedule, Household of Eugene Clifton, 313 Sherman Avenue, Jersey City, Hudson County, New Jersey, dwelling 237, family 365, ED 2, page 17B, enumerated 14 June 1915.
  6. [S480] Census of 1920 for the United States, population schedule, Household of Eugene Clifton, 313 Sherman Avenue, Jersey City, Hudson County, New Jersey, dwelling 152, family 254, ED 254, roll T625-1048, page 10B, enumerated 14 January 1920.
  7. [S788] NYC Marr 1829-1940, online https://familysearch.org/search/collection/2143225, Entry for Eugene Clifton and Isabella Chetty, 1 May 1882, Manhattan, New York County, New York.
  8. [S858] US City Dir 1822-1995, Entries for Eugene, Isabella, and Raymond Clifton, Jersey City, New Jersey, City Directory, 1925-26, p. 293.
  9. [S858] US City Dir 1822-1995, Entries for Eugene, Isabelle, Eugene Jr., Percival, and Raymond Clifton, Jersey City, New Jersey, City Directory, 1922-23, p. 309.
  10. [S883] Newark NJ Episcopal Records 1809-1816, 1825-1970, https://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=61047, Entry for marriage of Oscar George Funke and Teresa C. Clifton, 4 Sept., 1920, Church of the Ascension, Jersey City, Hudson County, New Jersey, page 167.
  11. [S883] Newark NJ Episcopal Records 1809-1816, 1825-1970, https://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=61047, Entry for baptism of Charles Edward Clifton, St. Johns Church, West Hoboken, Hudson County, New Jersey, 8 Apr 1894, page 110-111, no. 496.
  12. [S883] Newark NJ Episcopal Records 1809-1816, 1825-1970, https://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=61047, Entry for marriage of Charles Edward Clifton and Louise Miriam Reinhardt, Church of the Ascension, Jersey City, Hudson County, New Jersey, 22 November 1919, page 153.
  13. [S870] NYC Extracted Marriages 1866-1937, online https://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=9105, Entry for Isabella Clutty and Eugene Clefton, 1 May 1882, Manhattan, New York County, New York, certificate 12328.
  14. [S883] Newark NJ Episcopal Records 1809-1816, 1825-1970, https://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=61047, Entry for marriage of Stephen Merrill and Mary Elizabeth Clifton, 335 Ogden Avenue, Jersey City, Hudson County, New jersey, recorded in the book of the Church of the Ascension, Jersey City, Hudson County, New Jersey, 14 February 1904, page 210, #25.
  15. [S481] WWI Draft Reg Cards, Registration of William Clifton, Draft Card C, West Hoboken, Hudson County, NJ, roll 1765555, #266, 5 June 1917.
  16. [S480] Census of 1920 for the United States, population schedule, Household of William Clifton, 101 Summit Avenue, West Hoboken, Hudson County, New Jersey, dwelling 174, family 544, ED 324, roll T625-1050, page 22B, enumerated 20 January 1920.
  17. [S459] Census of 1930 for the United States, population schedule, Household of William Clifton, 409 Sixth Street, Union City, Hudson County, New Jersey, dwelling 132, family 301, ED 361, page 12A, enumerated 12 April 1930.
  18. [S681] Census of 1940 for the United States, population schedule, Household of William Clifton, 420 Sixteenth Street, Union, Hudson County, New Jersey, household 137, ED 9-289, page 5B, enumerated 5 April 1940.
  19. [S542] WWII Draft Reg Cards 1942, Registration for William Harvey Clifton, Hudson County, New Jersey, Serial No. U133, 26 April 1942.
  20. [S480] Census of 1920 for the United States, population schedule, Household of Chas. E. Clifton, 268 Central Avenue, Jersey City, Hudson County, New Jersey, dwelling 108, family 206, ED 248, roll T25-1047, page 9B, enumerated 12 January 1920.
  21. [S459] Census of 1930 for the United States, population schedule, Household of Charles Clifton, 413 N. 7th Street, Newark, Essex County, New Jersey, dwelling 59, family 111, ED 7-668, page 6B, enumerated 23 April 1930.
  22. [S542] WWII Draft Reg Cards 1942, Entry for Charles Edward Clifton, Serial no. U815, Essex County, New Jersey, 27 April 1942.
  23. [S554] Census of 1895 for New Jersey, population schedule, Household of Eugene Clifton, West Hoboken Ward 2, Hudson County, New Jersey, dwelling 537, family 850, page 135.
  24. [S542] WWII Draft Reg Cards 1942, Entry for Percy Clifton, Serial no. U1130, Essex County, New Jersey, 27 April 1942.
  25. [S87] Social Security Death Index (United States), Entry for Percy Clifton, born 15 Dec 1896, died November 1979.
  26. [S459] Census of 1930 for the United States, population schedule, Household of Percy Clifton, 508 5th Street, Union City, Hudson County, New Jersey, ED 9-362, page 15A, enumerated April 1930.
  27. [S883] Newark NJ Episcopal Records 1809-1816, 1825-1970, https://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=61047, Entry for baptism of Theresa Cecelia Clifton, Church of the Ascension, Jersey City, Hudson County, New Jersey, 18 May 1919, page 34-35.
  28. [S459] Census of 1930 for the United States, population schedule, Household of Oscar Funke, 228 South Street, Jersey City, Hudson County, New Jersey, dwelling 97, family 160, ED 9-185, page 6B, enumerated 7 April 1930.
  29. [S883] Newark NJ Episcopal Records 1809-1816, 1825-1970, https://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=61047, Entry for burial of Raymond Clifton, Church of the Ascension, Jersey City, Hudson County, New Jersey, 23 Dec 1952, p. 62-63.
  30. [S459] Census of 1930 for the United States, population schedule, Household of Raymond Clifton, 224 South Street, Jersey City, Hudson County, New Jersey, dwelling 95, family 158, ED 9-185, page 6B, enumerated 7 April 1930.
  31. [S883] Newark NJ Episcopal Records 1809-1816, 1825-1970, https://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=61047, Entry for marriage of Percy Clifton and Tessie Nowicki, Church of the Ascension, Jersey City, Hudson County, New Jersey, 24 June 1922, page 189.
  32. [S459] Census of 1930 for the United States, population schedule, Household of Isabella Clifton, 228 South Street, Jersey City, Hudson County, New Jersey, dwelling 97, family 159, ED 9-185, page 6B, enumerated 7 April 1930.
  33. [S883] Newark NJ Episcopal Records 1809-1816, 1825-1970, https://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=61047, Entry for baptism of Frank Charles Clifton, St. Johns Church, West Hoboken, Hudson County, New Jersey, 8 Apr 1894, page 110-111, no. 496.

Mary Elizabeth Clifton1,2,3,4,5

#4689, b. March 1883
Father*Eugene Clifton2,3,4,5 b. Sep 1849, d. bt 1925 - 1930
Mother*Isabella Chitty2,3,4,5 b. Mar 1860, d. 10 Oct 1940
Relationship1st cousin 1 time removed of Howard Louis Bailey
Last Edited12 Jul 2018
Birth*Mary Elizabeth Clifton was born in March 1883 at New York.1,3,2,4,5 
(with Parents) Census1890PoliceShe appeared on the 1895 State Census of New York City, New York County, New York, in the household of her parents, Eugene Clifton and Isabella Chitty.1 
(with Parents) Census1895StateSimUSShe appeared on the 1895 State Census of West Hoboken, Hudson County, New Jersey, in the household of her parents, Isabella Chitty and Eugene Clifton.6 
(with Parents) Census1900FedUSShe appeared on the 1900 Federal Census of Hoboken, Hudson County, New Jersey in the household of her parents, Eugene Clifton and Isabella Chitty.2 
Occupation*She was a shoe clerk on 5 June 1900.2 
Residence*At the time of her marriage to Stephen Merrill, Mary Elizabeth Clifton lived at 104 Clinton Avenue, West Hoboken, Hudson County, New Jersey.5 
Marriage*She married Stephen Merrill on 14 February 1904 at 335 Ogden Avenue, Jersey City, Hudson County, New Jersey. Witnesses were Mary's sister Florence B. Clifton and a man named Edgar Allen. The marriage apparently ended almost immediately, with Mary living with her parents under her maiden name by the time of the NJ state census of 1905, and she was still with them at the time of the federal census of 1910.5 
(with Parents) Census1905StateComUSShe appeared on the 1905 State Census of West Hoboken, Hudson County, New Jersey in the household of her parents, Eugene Clifton and Isabella Chitty.3 
(with Parents) Census1910FedUSShe appeared on the 1910 Federal Census of West Hoboken, Hudson County, New Jersey in the household of her parents, Eugene Clifton and Isabella Chitty.4 

Family

Stephen Merrill b. 7 May 1877

Citations

  1. [S885] Census of 1890 by New York City Police, population schedule, Entry for Clifton family living in same grouping in New York City, New York County, New York, Vol. 266, ED 27, AD 9, GS Film 001304793, image 324, lines 2-8, enumerated Sept-Oct 1890.
  2. [S478] Census of 1900 for the United States, population schedule, Household of Eugene Clifton, 802 Washington Street, Hoboken, Hudson County, New Jersey, dwelling 88, family 153, ward 2, ED 29, page 7, enumerated 5 June 1900.
  3. [S871] Census of 1905 for New Jersey, population schedule, Household of Hugean [sic] Clifton, 104 Clinton Avenue, West Hoboken, New Jersey, dwelling 194, famly 317, ward1, ED 1, age 14A, enumerated 7 June 1905.
  4. [S479] Census of 1910 for the United States, population schedule, Household of Eugene Clifton, 247 Palisade, West Hoboken, Hudson County, New Jersey, dwelling 336, family 336, Ward 2, ED 279, page 15B, enumerated 23 April 1910.
  5. [S883] Newark NJ Episcopal Records 1809-1816, 1825-1970, https://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=61047, Entry for marriage of Stephen Merrill and Mary Elizabeth Clifton, 335 Ogden Avenue, Jersey City, Hudson County, New jersey, recorded in the book of the Church of the Ascension, Jersey City, Hudson County, New Jersey, 14 February 1904, page 210, #25.
  6. [S554] Census of 1895 for New Jersey, population schedule, Household of Eugene Clifton, West Hoboken Ward 2, Hudson County, New Jersey, dwelling 537, family 850, page 135.

Florence B. Clifton1,2

#4690, b. August 1884
Father*Eugene Clifton1 b. Sep 1849, d. bt 1925 - 1930
Mother*Isabella Chitty1 b. Mar 1860, d. 10 Oct 1940
Relationship1st cousin 1 time removed of Howard Louis Bailey
Last Edited11 Jul 2018
Birth*Florence B. Clifton was born in August 1884 at New York.1,2 
(with Parents) Census1890PoliceShe appeared on the 1895 State Census of New York City, New York County, New York, in the household of her parents, Eugene Clifton and Isabella Chitty.2 
(with Parents) Census1895StateSimUSShe appeared on the 1895 State Census of West Hoboken, Hudson County, New Jersey, in the household of her parents, Isabella Chitty and Eugene Clifton.3 
(with Parents) Census1900FedUSShe appeared on the 1900 Federal Census of Hoboken, Hudson County, New Jersey in the household of her parents, Eugene Clifton and Isabella Chitty.1 
Occupation*She was a dry goods clerk on 5 June 1900.1 
(Witness) MarriageShe signed as a witness to the marriage of Stephen Merrill and Mary Elizabeth Clifton on 14 February 1904 at 335 Ogden Avenue, Jersey City, Hudson County, New Jersey.4 

Citations

  1. [S478] Census of 1900 for the United States, population schedule, Household of Eugene Clifton, 802 Washington Street, Hoboken, Hudson County, New Jersey, dwelling 88, family 153, ward 2, ED 29, page 7, enumerated 5 June 1900.
  2. [S885] Census of 1890 by New York City Police, population schedule, Entry for Clifton family living in same grouping in New York City, New York County, New York, Vol. 266, ED 27, AD 9, GS Film 001304793, image 324, lines 2-8, enumerated Sept-Oct 1890.
  3. [S554] Census of 1895 for New Jersey, population schedule, Household of Eugene Clifton, West Hoboken Ward 2, Hudson County, New Jersey, dwelling 537, family 850, page 135.
  4. [S883] Newark NJ Episcopal Records 1809-1816, 1825-1970, https://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=61047, Entry for marriage of Stephen Merrill and Mary Elizabeth Clifton, 335 Ogden Avenue, Jersey City, Hudson County, New jersey, recorded in the book of the Church of the Ascension, Jersey City, Hudson County, New Jersey, 14 February 1904, page 210, #25.

Francis C. Clifton1,2,3

#4691, b. between 1886 and 1887, d. 27 October 1948
Father*Eugene Clifton1,2,4 b. Sep 1849, d. bt 1925 - 1930
Mother*Isabella Chitty1,2,4 b. Mar 1860, d. 10 Oct 1940
Relationship1st cousin 1 time removed of Howard Louis Bailey
Last Edited12 Jul 2018
Nickname Francis C. Clifton typically went by the name of Frank.4 
Birth*He was born between 1886 and 1887 at New York.3,1,4,2 
(with Parents) Census1890PoliceHe appeared on the 1895 State Census of New York City, New York County, New York, in the household of his parents, Eugene Clifton and Isabella Chitty.3 
(with Parents) Census1895StateSimUSHe appeared on the 1895 State Census of West Hoboken, Hudson County, New Jersey, in the household of his parents, Isabella Chitty and Eugene Clifton.5 
(with Parents) Census1900FedUSHe appeared on the 1900 Federal Census of Hoboken, Hudson County, New Jersey in the household of his parents, Eugene Clifton and Isabella Chitty.1 
(with Parents) Census1905StateComUSHe appeared on the 1905 State Census of West Hoboken, Hudson County, New Jersey in the household of his parents, Eugene Clifton and Isabella Chitty.4 
Occupation*He was a blacksmith on 7 June 1905.4 
(with Parents) Census1915StateComUSHe appeared on the 1915 State Census of Jersey City, Hudson County, New Jersey in the household of his parents, Eugene Clifton and Isabella Chitty.2 
Residence*At the time of his death, Francis C. Clifton lived at 263 Webster Avenue, Jersey City, Hudson County, New Jersey.6 
Death*He died on 27 October 1948.6 
Funeral*His funeral was held at Church of the Ascension, Jersey City, Hudson County, New Jersey, on 30 October 1948.6 
BurialHe was buried on 30 October 1948 at Flower Hill Cemetery, North Bergen, Hudson County, New Jersey.6 

Citations

  1. [S478] Census of 1900 for the United States, population schedule, Household of Eugene Clifton, 802 Washington Street, Hoboken, Hudson County, New Jersey, dwelling 88, family 153, ward 2, ED 29, page 7, enumerated 5 June 1900.
  2. [S884] Census of 1915 for New Jersey, population schedule, Household of Eugene Clifton, 313 Sherman Avenue, Jersey City, Hudson County, New Jersey, dwelling 237, family 365, ED 2, page 17B, enumerated 14 June 1915.
  3. [S885] Census of 1890 by New York City Police, population schedule, Entry for Clifton family living in same grouping in New York City, New York County, New York, Vol. 266, ED 27, AD 9, GS Film 001304793, image 324, lines 2-8, enumerated Sept-Oct 1890.
  4. [S871] Census of 1905 for New Jersey, population schedule, Household of Hugean [sic] Clifton, 104 Clinton Avenue, West Hoboken, New Jersey, dwelling 194, famly 317, ward1, ED 1, age 14A, enumerated 7 June 1905.
  5. [S554] Census of 1895 for New Jersey, population schedule, Household of Eugene Clifton, West Hoboken Ward 2, Hudson County, New Jersey, dwelling 537, family 850, page 135.
  6. [S883] Newark NJ Episcopal Records 1809-1816, 1825-1970, https://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=61047, Entry for Frank Clifton, buried from Church of the Ascension, Jersey City, Hudson County, New Jersey, 30 Oct 1948, page 58-59.

William Harvey Clifton1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9,10

#4692, b. 21 September 1888, d. June 1965
Father*Eugene Clifton2,3,4 b. Sep 1849, d. bt 1925 - 1930
Mother*Isabella Chitty2,3,4 b. Mar 1860, d. 10 Oct 1940
Relationship1st cousin 1 time removed of Howard Louis Bailey
Last Edited14 Jul 2018
Birth*William Harvey Clifton was born on 21 September 1888 at West Hoboken, Hudson County, New Jersey.1,2,3,4,8,5,6,7,9 
(with Parents) Census1890PoliceHe appeared on the 1895 State Census of New York City, New York County, New York, in the household of his parents, Eugene Clifton and Isabella Chitty.1 
(with Parents) Census1895StateSimUSHe appeared on the 1895 State Census of West Hoboken, Hudson County, New Jersey, in the household of his parents, Isabella Chitty and Eugene Clifton.11 
(with Parents) Census1900FedUSHe appeared on the 1900 Federal Census of Hoboken, Hudson County, New Jersey in the household of his parents, Eugene Clifton and Isabella Chitty.2 
(with Parents) Census1905StateComUSHe appeared on the 1905 State Census of West Hoboken, Hudson County, New Jersey in the household of his parents, Eugene Clifton and Isabella Chitty.3 
OccupationHe was a tinsmith on 7 June 1905.3 
(with Parents) Census1910FedUSHe appeared on the 1910 Federal Census of West Hoboken, Hudson County, New Jersey in the household of his parents, Eugene Clifton and Isabella Chitty.4 
Occupation*He was a steamboat engineer on 23 April 1910.4 
Marriage*He married Martha Rouviere in 1910 at New Jersey.12,5,6,7,9,10 
Birth of SonHis son Eugene Clifton was born on 16 March 1911 at New Jersey.5,6,13,14,15 
Birth of DaughterHis daughter Lucy Clifton was born circa 1913 at New Jersey.5 
Birth of DaughterHis daughter Isabelle Clifton was born on 6 October 1914 at Union City, Hudson County, New Jersey.5,6,16,17,18 
Military Draft*He was registered in the military draft on 5 June 1917 at West Hoboken, Hudson County, New Jersey.8 
Residence*He lived on 5 June 1917 at 110 Summit Avenue, West Hoboken, Hudson County, New Jersey.8 
Occupation5 June 1917, William Harvey Clifton was a chief engineer at the Johnny Moore Company, 17 State Street, New York City, New York County, New York.8 
OccupationHe was a tugboat engineer on 20 January 1920.5 
Census1920FedUS*He and Martha Rouviere appeared on the 1920 Federal Census of West Hoboken, Hudson County, New Jersey, at 110 Summit Avenue, enumerated 20 January 1920. Their children Eugene, Lucy and Isabelle were listed as living with them.5 
OccupationHe was an engineer in 1929.19 
ResidenceHe and Martha Rouviere lived in 1929 at 409 6th Street, Union City, Hudson County, New Jersey. Their children Eugene lived with them, as probably did their daughter, Lucy and Isabel.19,20 
OccupationHe was a chief boat engineer on 12 April 1930.6 
Census1930FedUS*He and Martha Rouviere appeared on the 1930 Federal Census of Union City, Hudson County, New Jersey, at 409 Sixth Street, enumerated 12 April 1930. Their children Eugene, Lucy and Isabelle were listed as living with them.6 
Residence*He and Martha Rouviere lived in 1935 at 420 Sixteenth Street, Union, Hudson County, New Jersey.7 
OccupationHe was a tugboat engineer on 5 April 1940.7 
Census1940FedUS*He and Martha Rouviere appeared on the 1940 Federal Census of Union, Hudson County, New Jersey, at 420 Sixteenth Street, enumerated 5 April 1940.21 
Military DraftHe was registered in the military draft on 26 April 1942 at Hudson County, New Jersey.9 
OccupationHe was (an unknown value) on 26 April 1942 at E. Barrett Company, 90 West Street, New York City, New York County, New York.9 
Description*On 26 April 1942, William Harvey Clifton was described as 5' 9", 183 lbs, with blue eyes, brown hair and a light complexion.9 
ResidenceHe and Martha Rouviere lived on 26 April 1942 at 420 Sixteenth Street, Union, Hudson County, New Jersey.9 
(Widower) DeathHe became a widower when Martha Rouviere died on 1 June 1954 519 6th Street, Union City, Hudson County, New Jersey.10 
Death*He died in June 1965 at age 76.22 

Family

Martha Rouviere b. bt 1883 - 1887, d. 1 Jun 1954
Children

Citations

  1. [S885] Census of 1890 by New York City Police, population schedule, Entry for Clifton family living in same grouping in New York City, New York County, New York, Vol. 266, ED 27, AD 9, GS Film 001304793, image 324, lines 2-8, enumerated Sept-Oct 1890.
  2. [S478] Census of 1900 for the United States, population schedule, Household of Eugene Clifton, 802 Washington Street, Hoboken, Hudson County, New Jersey, dwelling 88, family 153, ward 2, ED 29, page 7, enumerated 5 June 1900.
  3. [S871] Census of 1905 for New Jersey, population schedule, Household of Hugean [sic] Clifton, 104 Clinton Avenue, West Hoboken, New Jersey, dwelling 194, famly 317, ward1, ED 1, age 14A, enumerated 7 June 1905.
  4. [S479] Census of 1910 for the United States, population schedule, Household of Eugene Clifton, 247 Palisade, West Hoboken, Hudson County, New Jersey, dwelling 336, family 336, Ward 2, ED 279, page 15B, enumerated 23 April 1910.
  5. [S480] Census of 1920 for the United States, population schedule, Household of William Clifton, 101 Summit Avenue, West Hoboken, Hudson County, New Jersey, dwelling 174, family 544, ED 324, roll T625-1050, page 22B, enumerated 20 January 1920.
  6. [S459] Census of 1930 for the United States, population schedule, Household of William Clifton, 409 Sixth Street, Union City, Hudson County, New Jersey, dwelling 132, family 301, ED 361, page 12A, enumerated 12 April 1930.
  7. [S681] Census of 1940 for the United States, population schedule, Household of William Clifton, 420 Sixteenth Street, Union, Hudson County, New Jersey, household 137, ED 9-289, page 5B, enumerated 5 April 1940.
  8. [S481] WWI Draft Reg Cards, Registration of William Clifton, Draft Card C, West Hoboken, Hudson County, NJ, roll 1765555, #266, 5 June 1917.
  9. [S542] WWII Draft Reg Cards 1942, Registration for William Harvey Clifton, Hudson County, New Jersey, Serial No. U133, 26 April 1942.
  10. [S887] Jersey Journal, 2 June 1954, page 22.
  11. [S554] Census of 1895 for New Jersey, population schedule, Household of Eugene Clifton, West Hoboken Ward 2, Hudson County, New Jersey, dwelling 537, family 850, page 135.
  12. [S886] NJ Marriages 1901-1966, online www.ancestry.com, Entries for William Clifton and Martha Rouvere or Martha Rouviere, 1910, state file no. 06497.
  13. [S883] Newark NJ Episcopal Records 1809-1816, 1825-1970, https://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=61047, Entry for wedding of Eugene Clifton and Elizabeth Mildred Hance, St. Johns Church, West Hoboken, Hudson County, New Jersey, 23 June 1935, page 116.
  14. [S87] Social Security Death Index (United States), Entry for Eugene P. Clifton, born 16 March 1911, died 10 January 1997.
  15. [S681] Census of 1940 for the United States, population schedule, Household of Eugene Clifton, 278 Palisade Avenue, Union, Hudson County, New Jersey, family 142, ED 9-287, age 7A, enumerated 11 April 1940.
  16. [S87] Social Security Death Index (United States), Entry for Isabelle Okeefe, born 6 Oct 1914, died Feb 1980.
  17. [S681] Census of 1940 for the United States, population schedule, Household of Walter O'Keefe, 517 6th Street, Union City, Hudson County, New Jersey, dwelling 128, ED 9-275, page 6B, enumerated April 4, 1940.
  18. [S704] Find A Grave, online http://www.findagrave.com/, Entry for Isabella Clifton O'Keefe, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/26583079/isabella-o'keefe.
  19. [S858] US City Dir 1822-1995, Entry for William and Martha Clifton, 409 6th Street, Union City, Hudson County, New Jersey, 1929, page 110.
  20. [S858] US City Dir 1822-1995, Entry for Eugene Clifton, 409 6th Street, Union City, Hudson County, New Jersey, 1929, page 110.
  21. [S681] Census of 1940 for the United States, population schedule, Household of William Clifton, 409 Sixth Street, Union City, Hudson County, New Jersey, dwelling 132, family 301, ED 361, page 12A, enumerated 12 April 1930.
  22. [S87] Social Security Death Index (United States), Entry for William Clifton, born 21 Sept 1888, died June 1956.

Esther R. Clifton1

#4693, b. between 1890 and 1891
Father*Eugene Clifton1,2 b. Sep 1849, d. bt 1925 - 1930
Mother*Isabella Chitty1,2 b. Mar 1860, d. 10 Oct 1940
Relationship1st cousin 1 time removed of Howard Louis Bailey
Last Edited12 Jul 2018
Birth*Esther R. Clifton was born between 1890 and 1891 at New Jersey.3,1,2 
(with Parents) Census1895StateSimUSShe appeared on the 1895 State Census of West Hoboken, Hudson County, New Jersey, in the household of her parents, Isabella Chitty and Eugene Clifton.4 
(with Parents) Census1900FedUSShe appeared on the 1900 Federal Census of Hoboken, Hudson County, New Jersey in the household of her parents, Eugene Clifton and Isabella Chitty.1 
(with Parents) Census1905StateComUSShe appeared on the 1905 State Census of West Hoboken, Hudson County, New Jersey in the household of her parents, Eugene Clifton and Isabella Chitty.2 
Name Variation As of 7 June 1905, Esther R. Clifton was also known as Hester, although this may have been just a mispelling by the 1905 NJ census enumerator.2 

Citations

  1. [S478] Census of 1900 for the United States, population schedule, Household of Eugene Clifton, 802 Washington Street, Hoboken, Hudson County, New Jersey, dwelling 88, family 153, ward 2, ED 29, page 7, enumerated 5 June 1900.
  2. [S871] Census of 1905 for New Jersey, population schedule, Household of Hugean [sic] Clifton, 104 Clinton Avenue, West Hoboken, New Jersey, dwelling 194, famly 317, ward1, ED 1, age 14A, enumerated 7 June 1905.
  3. [S885] Census of 1890 by New York City Police, population schedule, Entry for Clifton family living in same grouping in New York City, New York County, New York, Vol. 266, ED 27, AD 9, GS Film 001304793, image 324, lines 2-8, enumerated Sept-Oct 1890.
  4. [S554] Census of 1895 for New Jersey, population schedule, Household of Eugene Clifton, West Hoboken Ward 2, Hudson County, New Jersey, dwelling 537, family 850, page 135.

Eugene Clifton Jr.1,2,3,4

#4694, b. October 1892, d. 2 February 1941
Father*Eugene Clifton1,5,2,3,4 b. Sep 1849, d. bt 1925 - 1930
Mother*Isabella Chitty1,2,3,4 b. Mar 1860, d. 10 Oct 1940
Relationship1st cousin 1 time removed of Howard Louis Bailey
Last Edited16 Jul 2018
Birth*Eugene Clifton Jr. was born in October 1892.1,5,2,6,3 
(with Parents) Census1895StateSimUSHe appeared on the 1895 State Census of West Hoboken, Hudson County, New Jersey, in the household of his parents, Isabella Chitty and Eugene Clifton.7 
(with Parents) Census1900FedUSHe appeared on the 1900 Federal Census of Hoboken, Hudson County, New Jersey in the household of his parents, Eugene Clifton and Isabella Chitty.1 
(with Parents) Census1905StateComUSHe appeared on the 1905 State Census of West Hoboken, Hudson County, New Jersey in the household of his parents, Eugene Clifton and Isabella Chitty.5 
(with Parents) Census1910FedUSHe appeared on the 1910 Federal Census of West Hoboken, Hudson County, New Jersey in the household of his parents, Eugene Clifton and Isabella Chitty.2 
Occupation*He was a painter on 23 April 1910.2 
(with Parents) Census1915StateComUSHe appeared on the 1915 State Census of Jersey City, Hudson County, New Jersey in the household of his parents, Eugene Clifton and Isabella Chitty.6 
(with Parents) Census1920FedUSHe appeared on the 1920 Federal Census of Jersey City, Hudson County, New Jersey in the household of his parents, Eugene Clifton and Isabella Chitty.3 
OccupationHe was a boat fireman on 14 January 1920.3 
(with Parents) Residence1922, Eugene Clifton Jr. was living at 228 South Street, Jersey City, Hudson County, New Jersey, in the household of his parents, Eugene Clifton and Isabella Chitty.4,8 
OccupationHe was an engineer in 1922.4 
Residence*At the time of his death, Eugene Clifton Jr. lived at 228 South Street, Jersey City, Hudson County, New Jersey.9 
Death*He died The church burial record states that he was "found dead". on 2 February 1941 at age 48. The church burial record states that he was "found dead".9 
Funeral*His funeral was held at Church of the Ascension, Jersey City, Hudson County, New Jersey, on 4 February 1941.9 
BurialHe was buried on 4 February 1941 at Flower Hill Cemetery, North Bergen, Hudson County, New Jersey.9 
Note*Eugene Clifton Jr. may have married after the 1920 census. A person with very similar dates married a widow, Florence McGuigan Ging, in NYC on 31 Jan 1927. She had three teenage children, and the five of them appear on the 1930 census in Camden, NJ. In 1940 he is shown as married and was enumerated at a work farm (a correctional institution) in Winslow Township, Camden County, NJ. His wife, still in Camden, declared herself a widow in the 1940 census. In 1931, a Eugene Clifton of Camden was arrested with three others, including a mane named Arthur Eilet from Union City, for stealing $750 and other items from a parked car in South Plainfield, NJ (https://www.newspapers.com/image/313810848/).

There was also an arrest for a Eugene Clifton in Jersey City in 1922 in which he was described as "proprietor of a garage in West Hoboken" and identified as one of two people who robbed a payroll 14 Aug 1922. https://www.newspapers.com/image/314572704/?terms=%22eugene%2Bclifton%22%2Bconvicted. 

Citations

  1. [S478] Census of 1900 for the United States, population schedule, Household of Eugene Clifton, 802 Washington Street, Hoboken, Hudson County, New Jersey, dwelling 88, family 153, ward 2, ED 29, page 7, enumerated 5 June 1900.
  2. [S479] Census of 1910 for the United States, population schedule, Household of Eugene Clifton, 247 Palisade, West Hoboken, Hudson County, New Jersey, dwelling 336, family 336, Ward 2, ED 279, page 15B, enumerated 23 April 1910.
  3. [S480] Census of 1920 for the United States, population schedule, Household of Eugene Clifton, 313 Sherman Avenue, Jersey City, Hudson County, New Jersey, dwelling 152, family 254, ED 254, roll T625-1048, page 10B, enumerated 14 January 1920.
  4. [S858] US City Dir 1822-1995, Entries for Eugene, Isabelle, Eugene Jr., Percival, and Raymond Clifton, Jersey City, New Jersey, City Directory, 1922-23, p. 309.
  5. [S871] Census of 1905 for New Jersey, population schedule, Household of Hugean [sic] Clifton, 104 Clinton Avenue, West Hoboken, New Jersey, dwelling 194, famly 317, ward1, ED 1, age 14A, enumerated 7 June 1905.
  6. [S884] Census of 1915 for New Jersey, population schedule, Household of Eugene Clifton, 313 Sherman Avenue, Jersey City, Hudson County, New Jersey, dwelling 237, family 365, ED 2, page 17B, enumerated 14 June 1915.
  7. [S554] Census of 1895 for New Jersey, population schedule, Household of Eugene Clifton, West Hoboken Ward 2, Hudson County, New Jersey, dwelling 537, family 850, page 135.
  8. [S883] Newark NJ Episcopal Records 1809-1816, 1825-1970, https://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=61047, Entry for marriage of Percy Clifton and Tessie Nowicki, Church of the Ascension, Jersey City, Hudson County, New Jersey, 24 June 1922, page 189.
  9. [S883] Newark NJ Episcopal Records 1809-1816, 1825-1970, https://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=61047, Entry for Eugene Clifton, buried from Church of the Ascension, Jersey City, Hudson County, New Jersey, 6 February 1941, page 44-45.

Charles Edward Clifton1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9,10

#4695, b. 10 February 1894, d. 9 November 1958
Father*Eugene Clifton2,4,1,3,12,6 b. Sep 1849, d. bt 1925 - 1930
Mother*Isabella Chitty1,2,3,4,11,6 b. Mar 1860, d. 10 Oct 1940
Relationship1st cousin 1 time removed of Howard Louis Bailey
Last Edited16 Jul 2018
Birth*Charles Edward Clifton was born on 10 February 1894 at West Hoboken, Hudson County, New Jersey.2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9 
BaptismHe was baptized on 8 April 1894 at St Johns Church, West Hoboken, Hudson County, New Jersey.5 
(with Parents) Census1895StateSimUSHe appeared on the 1895 State Census of West Hoboken, Hudson County, New Jersey, in the household of his parents, Isabella Chitty and Eugene Clifton.1 
(with Parents) Census1900FedUSHe appeared on the 1900 Federal Census of Hoboken, Hudson County, New Jersey in the household of his parents, Eugene Clifton and Isabella Chitty.2 
(with Parents) Census1905StateComUSHe appeared on the 1905 State Census of West Hoboken, Hudson County, New Jersey in the household of his parents, Eugene Clifton and Isabella Chitty.3 
(with Parents) Census1910FedUSHe appeared on the 1910 Federal Census of West Hoboken, Hudson County, New Jersey in the household of his parents, Eugene Clifton and Isabella Chitty.4 
Military*He stated in the 1930 census that he was a veteran of WWI, but I have not yet located either draft or service records for him. 
Residence*At the time of his marriage to Louise Reinhardt, Charles Edward Clifton lived at 313 Sherman Avenue, Jersey City, Hudson County, New Jersey.6 
Marriage*He married Louise Miriam Reinhardt, daughter of Fred Reinhardt and Marie Naus, on 22 November 1919 at Church of the Ascension, Jersey City, Hudson County, New Jersey. The officiant was Edward Prescott Hooper, rector.6,8,9,10 
Occupation*He was a stationary engineer on 12 January 1920.7 
Census1920FedUS*He and Louise Miriam Reinhardt appeared on the 1920 Federal Census of Jersey City, Hudson County, New Jersey, at 268 Central Avenue, enumerated 12 January 1920.7 
ResidenceBetween 1922 and 1957, Charles Edward Clifton and Louise Miriam Reinhardt were identified in city directories as living at 413 North 7th Street, Newark, Essex County, New Jersey. In those same directories, Charles was identified as working as a clerk, and when a job location was mentioned, it was given as Jersey City, Hudson County, New Jersey. I have included citations for some of these.13,14,15,16,17 
OccupationHe was an assistant bank cashier on 23 April 1930.8 
Census1930FedUS*He and Louise Miriam Reinhardt appeared on the 1930 Federal Census of Newark, Essex County, New Jersey, at 413 North 7th Street, enumerated 23 April 1930. They owned a home worth $7000. Her mother, Marie Naus, was enumerated with them..8 
Census1940FedUS*He and Louise Miriam Reinhardt appeared on the 1940 Federal Census of Newark, Essex County, New Jersey, at 413 North 7th Street, enumerated 18 April 1940.10 
Military Draft*He was registered in the military draft on 27 April 1942 at Essex County, New Jersey.9 
Occupation27 April 1942, Charles Edward Clifton was employed by the Trust Company of New Jersey, Journal Square, 921 Bergen Avenue, Jersey City, Hudson County, New Jersey.9 
Description*On 27 April 1942, Charles Edward Clifton was described as white, 68.5" tall, 170 lbs, with brown eyes and hair and a dark complexion.9 
Residence*He and Louise Miriam Reinhardt lived on 27 April 1942 at 413 North 7th Street, Newark, Essex County, New Jersey.9 
OccupationHe was a clerk in 1957 at Jersey City, Hudson County, New Jersey.17 
Death*He died on 9 November 1958 at age 64.18 

Family

Louise Miriam Reinhardt b. c 1897

Citations

  1. [S554] Census of 1895 for New Jersey, population schedule, Household of Eugene Clifton, West Hoboken Ward 2, Hudson County, New Jersey, dwelling 537, family 850, page 135.
  2. [S478] Census of 1900 for the United States, population schedule, Household of Eugene Clifton, 802 Washington Street, Hoboken, Hudson County, New Jersey, dwelling 88, family 153, ward 2, ED 29, page 7, enumerated 5 June 1900.
  3. [S871] Census of 1905 for New Jersey, population schedule, Household of Hugean [sic] Clifton, 104 Clinton Avenue, West Hoboken, New Jersey, dwelling 194, famly 317, ward1, ED 1, age 14A, enumerated 7 June 1905.
  4. [S479] Census of 1910 for the United States, population schedule, Household of Eugene Clifton, 247 Palisade, West Hoboken, Hudson County, New Jersey, dwelling 336, family 336, Ward 2, ED 279, page 15B, enumerated 23 April 1910.
  5. [S883] Newark NJ Episcopal Records 1809-1816, 1825-1970, https://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=61047, Entry for baptism of Charles Edward Clifton, St. Johns Church, West Hoboken, Hudson County, New Jersey, 8 Apr 1894, page 110-111, no. 496.
  6. [S883] Newark NJ Episcopal Records 1809-1816, 1825-1970, https://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=61047, Entry for marriage of Charles Edward Clifton and Louise Miriam Reinhardt, Church of the Ascension, Jersey City, Hudson County, New Jersey, 22 November 1919, page 153.
  7. [S480] Census of 1920 for the United States, population schedule, Household of Chas. E. Clifton, 268 Central Avenue, Jersey City, Hudson County, New Jersey, dwelling 108, family 206, ED 248, roll T25-1047, page 9B, enumerated 12 January 1920.
  8. [S459] Census of 1930 for the United States, population schedule, Household of Charles Clifton, 413 N. 7th Street, Newark, Essex County, New Jersey, dwelling 59, family 111, ED 7-668, page 6B, enumerated 23 April 1930.
  9. [S542] WWII Draft Reg Cards 1942, Entry for Charles Edward Clifton, Serial no. U815, Essex County, New Jersey, 27 April 1942.
  10. [S681] Census of 1940 for the United States, population schedule, Household of Chas. Clifton, 413 North 7th Street, Newark, Essex County, New Jersey, ED 25-324, page 63B, enumerated 18 April 1940.
  11. [S883] Newark NJ Episcopal Records 1809-1816, 1825-1970, https://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=61047, Entry for baptism of Frank Edward Clifton, St. Johns Church, West Hoboken, Hudson County, New Jersey, 8 Apr 1894, page 110-111, no. 496.
  12. [S883] Newark NJ Episcopal Records 1809-1816, 1825-1970, https://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=61047, Entry for baptism of Frank Charles Clifton, St. Johns Church, West Hoboken, Hudson County, New Jersey, 8 Apr 1894, page 110-111, no. 496.
  13. [S858] US City Dir 1822-1995, Entry for Charles E. Clifton, Newark, Essex County, New Jersey, 1922, page 658.
  14. [S858] US City Dir 1822-1995, Entry for Charles E. Clifton, Newark, Essex County, New Jersey, 1930, page 364.
  15. [S858] US City Dir 1822-1995, Entry for Charles E. Clifton, Newark, Essex County, New Jersey, 1934, page 229.
  16. [S858] US City Dir 1822-1995, Entry for Charles E. and Louise M. Clifton, Newark, Essex County, New Jersey, 1938, page 410.
  17. [S858] US City Dir 1822-1995, Entry for Charles E. and Louise N. Clifton, Newark, Essex County, New Jersey, 1957, page 399.
  18. [S855] U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007, Entry for Charles E. Clifton, born 10 Feb 1894, died 9 November 1958, claim date 18 Vovember 1958.

Percival Clifton1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8

#4696, b. 15 December 1896, d. November 1979
Father*Eugene Clifton1,2,3,4,5,9 b. Sep 1849, d. bt 1925 - 1930
Mother*Isabella Chitty1,2,3,4,5,9 b. Mar 1860, d. 10 Oct 1940
Relationship1st cousin 1 time removed of Howard Louis Bailey
Last Edited16 Jul 2018
NicknamePercival Clifton generally used the nickname Percy.9 
Birth*He was born on 15 December 1896 at New Jersey.1,2,3,4,6,7,8 
(with Parents) Census1900FedUSHe appeared on the 1900 Federal Census of Hoboken, Hudson County, New Jersey in the household of his parents, Eugene Clifton and Isabella Chitty.1 
(with Parents) Census1905StateComUSHe appeared on the 1905 State Census of West Hoboken, Hudson County, New Jersey in the household of his parents, Eugene Clifton and Isabella Chitty.2 
(with Parents) Census1910FedUSHe appeared on the 1910 Federal Census of West Hoboken, Hudson County, New Jersey in the household of his parents, Eugene Clifton and Isabella Chitty.3 
(with Parents) Census1915StateComUSHe appeared on the 1915 State Census of Jersey City, Hudson County, New Jersey in the household of his parents, Eugene Clifton and Isabella Chitty.10 
(with Parents) Census1920FedUSHe appeared on the 1920 Federal Census of Jersey City, Hudson County, New Jersey in the household of his parents, Eugene Clifton and Isabella Chitty.4 
Occupation*He was a shipyard merchant on 14 January 1920.4 
(with Parents) Residence1922, Percival Clifton was living at 228 South Street, Jersey City, Hudson County, New Jersey, in the household of his parents, Eugene Clifton and Isabella Chitty.5,9 
Marriage*He married Tessie Nowicki on 24 June 1922 at Church of the Ascension, Jersey City, Hudson County, New Jersey. Witnesses were Joseph and Sophie Nowicki of 416 Paterson Ave., West Hoboken, NJ. The minister was Edward Prescott Hooper, Rector.9,6,8 
OccupationHe was in the auto industry in 1929.11 
Residence*He and Tessie Nowicki lived in 1929 at 508 5th Street, Union City, Hudson County, New Jersey.11 
OccupationHe was a mechanic in April 1930.8 
Census1930FedUS*He and Tessie Nowicki appeared on the 1930 Federal Census of Union City, Hudson County, New Jersey, at 508 5th Street, enumerated April 1930.8 
Occupation27 April 1942, Percival Clifton was self-employed, with a business located at 225 Washington Avenue, Carlstadt, Bergen County, New Jersey.6 
Military Draft*He was registered in the military draft on 27 April 1942 at Hudson County, New Jersey.6 
ResidenceHe and Tessie Nowicki lived on 27 April 1942 at 412 Bergenline Avenue, Union City, Hudson County, New Jersey.6 
Residence*He lived in November 1979 at Union City, Hudson County, New Jersey.7 
Death*He died in November 1979 at age 82.7 

Family

Tessie Nowicki b. c 1900
Child
  • Percival Edward Clifton12,8

Citations

  1. [S478] Census of 1900 for the United States, population schedule, Household of Eugene Clifton, 802 Washington Street, Hoboken, Hudson County, New Jersey, dwelling 88, family 153, ward 2, ED 29, page 7, enumerated 5 June 1900.
  2. [S871] Census of 1905 for New Jersey, population schedule, Household of Hugean [sic] Clifton, 104 Clinton Avenue, West Hoboken, New Jersey, dwelling 194, famly 317, ward1, ED 1, age 14A, enumerated 7 June 1905.
  3. [S479] Census of 1910 for the United States, population schedule, Household of Eugene Clifton, 247 Palisade, West Hoboken, Hudson County, New Jersey, dwelling 336, family 336, Ward 2, ED 279, page 15B, enumerated 23 April 1910.
  4. [S480] Census of 1920 for the United States, population schedule, Household of Eugene Clifton, 313 Sherman Avenue, Jersey City, Hudson County, New Jersey, dwelling 152, family 254, ED 254, roll T625-1048, page 10B, enumerated 14 January 1920.
  5. [S858] US City Dir 1822-1995, Entries for Eugene, Isabelle, Eugene Jr., Percival, and Raymond Clifton, Jersey City, New Jersey, City Directory, 1922-23, p. 309.
  6. [S542] WWII Draft Reg Cards 1942, Entry for Percy Clifton, Serial no. U1130, Essex County, New Jersey, 27 April 1942.
  7. [S87] Social Security Death Index (United States), Entry for Percy Clifton, born 15 Dec 1896, died November 1979.
  8. [S459] Census of 1930 for the United States, population schedule, Household of Percy Clifton, 508 5th Street, Union City, Hudson County, New Jersey, ED 9-362, page 15A, enumerated April 1930.
  9. [S883] Newark NJ Episcopal Records 1809-1816, 1825-1970, https://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=61047, Entry for marriage of Percy Clifton and Tessie Nowicki, Church of the Ascension, Jersey City, Hudson County, New Jersey, 24 June 1922, page 189.
  10. [S884] Census of 1915 for New Jersey, population schedule, Household of Eugene Clifton, 313 Sherman Avenue, Jersey City, Hudson County, New Jersey, dwelling 237, family 365, ED 2, page 17B, enumerated 14 June 1915.
  11. [S858] US City Dir 1822-1995, Entry for Percy and Tessie Clifton, 508 5th Street, Union City, Hudson County, New Jersey, 1929, page 110.
  12. [S883] Newark NJ Episcopal Records 1809-1816, 1825-1970, https://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=61047, Entry for baptism of Percival Edward Clifton, Church of the Ascension, Jersey City, Hudson County, New Jersey, 8 May 1927, pages 66-67.

Lilian Clifton1,2

#4697, b. between 1898 and 1899
Father*Eugene Clifton1,3,2 b. Sep 1849, d. bt 1925 - 1930
Mother*Isabella Chitty1,3,2 b. Mar 1860, d. 10 Oct 1940
Relationship1st cousin 1 time removed of Howard Louis Bailey
Last Edited12 Jul 2018
Birth*Lilian Clifton was born between 1898 and 1899 at New Jersey.1,2 
(with Parents) Census1900FedUSShe appeared on the 1900 Federal Census of Hoboken, Hudson County, New Jersey in the household of her parents, Eugene Clifton and Isabella Chitty.1 
(with Parents) Census1905StateComUSShe appeared on the 1905 State Census of West Hoboken, Hudson County, New Jersey in the household of her parents, Eugene Clifton and Isabella Chitty.2 

Citations

  1. [S478] Census of 1900 for the United States, population schedule, Household of Eugene Clifton, 802 Washington Street, Hoboken, Hudson County, New Jersey, dwelling 88, family 153, ward 2, ED 29, page 7, enumerated 5 June 1900.
  2. [S871] Census of 1905 for New Jersey, population schedule, Household of Hugean [sic] Clifton, 104 Clinton Avenue, West Hoboken, New Jersey, dwelling 194, famly 317, ward1, ED 1, age 14A, enumerated 7 June 1905.
  3. [S479] Census of 1910 for the United States, population schedule, Household of Eugene Clifton, 247 Palisade, West Hoboken, Hudson County, New Jersey, dwelling 336, family 336, Ward 2, ED 279, page 15B, enumerated 23 April 1910.

Raymond Clifton1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8

#4698, b. circa 1901, d. 21 December 1952
Father*Eugene Clifton1,2,3,4,5,6 b. Sep 1849, d. bt 1925 - 1930
Mother*Isabella Chitty1,2,3,4,5,6 b. Mar 1860, d. 10 Oct 1940
Relationship1st cousin 1 time removed of Howard Louis Bailey
Last Edited18 Jul 2018
Birth*Raymond Clifton was born circa 1901 at New Jersey.1,2,3,4,7,8 
(with Parents) Census1905StateComUSHe appeared on the 1905 State Census of West Hoboken, Hudson County, New Jersey in the household of his parents, Eugene Clifton and Isabella Chitty.1 
(with Parents) Census1910FedUSHe appeared on the 1910 Federal Census of West Hoboken, Hudson County, New Jersey in the household of his parents, Eugene Clifton and Isabella Chitty.2 
(with Parents) Census1915StateComUSHe appeared on the 1915 State Census of Jersey City, Hudson County, New Jersey in the household of his parents, Eugene Clifton and Isabella Chitty.3 
(with Parents) Census1920FedUSHe appeared on the 1920 Federal Census of Jersey City, Hudson County, New Jersey in the household of his parents, Eugene Clifton and Isabella Chitty.4 
Occupation*He was a shipyard merchant on 14 January 1920.4 
(with Parents) Residence1922, Raymond Clifton was living at 228 South Street, Jersey City, Hudson County, New Jersey, in the household of his parents, Eugene Clifton and Isabella Chitty.6,9 
OccupationHe was an engineer in 1922.6 
(with Parents) Residence1925, Raymond Clifton was living at 228 South Street, Jersey City, Hudson County, New Jersey, in the household of his parents, Eugene Clifton and Isabella Chitty.5 
OccupationHe was a musician in 1925.5 
Marriage*He married Ellen (?) circa 1927.8 
OccupationHe was a musician on 7 April 1930.8 
Census1930FedUS*He and Ellen (?) appeared on the 1930 Federal Census of Jersey City, Hudson County, New Jersey, at 224 South Street, enumerated 7 April 1930. They were renting in the house next door to his mother's..8 
OccupationHe was an orchestra musician on 10 April 1940.10 
Census1940FedUS*He and Ellen (?) appeared on the 1940 Federal Census of Union City, Hudson County, New Jersey, at 422 5th Street, enumerated 10 April 1940.10 
Residence*At the time of his death, Raymond Clifton lived at 18 Sherman Place, Jersey City, Hudson County, New Jersey.7 
Death*He died of stomach cancer on 21 December 1952.7 
Funeral*His funeral was held at Church of the Ascension, Jersey City, Hudson County, New Jersey, on 23 December 1952.7 
BurialHe was buried on 23 December 1952 at Flower Hill Cemetery, North Bergen, Hudson County, New Jersey.7 

Family

Ellen (?) b. c 1907

Citations

  1. [S871] Census of 1905 for New Jersey, population schedule, Household of Hugean [sic] Clifton, 104 Clinton Avenue, West Hoboken, New Jersey, dwelling 194, famly 317, ward1, ED 1, age 14A, enumerated 7 June 1905.
  2. [S479] Census of 1910 for the United States, population schedule, Household of Eugene Clifton, 247 Palisade, West Hoboken, Hudson County, New Jersey, dwelling 336, family 336, Ward 2, ED 279, page 15B, enumerated 23 April 1910.
  3. [S884] Census of 1915 for New Jersey, population schedule, Household of Eugene Clifton, 313 Sherman Avenue, Jersey City, Hudson County, New Jersey, dwelling 237, family 365, ED 2, page 17B, enumerated 14 June 1915.
  4. [S480] Census of 1920 for the United States, population schedule, Household of Eugene Clifton, 313 Sherman Avenue, Jersey City, Hudson County, New Jersey, dwelling 152, family 254, ED 254, roll T625-1048, page 10B, enumerated 14 January 1920.
  5. [S858] US City Dir 1822-1995, Entries for Eugene, Isabella, and Raymond Clifton, Jersey City, New Jersey, City Directory, 1925-26, p. 293.
  6. [S858] US City Dir 1822-1995, Entries for Eugene, Isabelle, Eugene Jr., Percival, and Raymond Clifton, Jersey City, New Jersey, City Directory, 1922-23, p. 309.
  7. [S883] Newark NJ Episcopal Records 1809-1816, 1825-1970, https://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=61047, Entry for burial of Raymond Clifton, Church of the Ascension, Jersey City, Hudson County, New Jersey, 23 Dec 1952, p. 62-63.
  8. [S459] Census of 1930 for the United States, population schedule, Household of Raymond Clifton, 224 South Street, Jersey City, Hudson County, New Jersey, dwelling 95, family 158, ED 9-185, page 6B, enumerated 7 April 1930.
  9. [S883] Newark NJ Episcopal Records 1809-1816, 1825-1970, https://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=61047, Entry for marriage of Percy Clifton and Tessie Nowicki, Church of the Ascension, Jersey City, Hudson County, New Jersey, 24 June 1922, page 189.
  10. [S681] Census of 1940 for the United States, population schedule, Household of Raymond Clifton, 422 5th Street, Union City, Hudson County, New Jersey, household 215, ED 9-274, page 10B, enumerated 10 April 1940.

Teresa Cecelia Clifton1,2,3,4,5,6

#4699, b. 14 October 1899, d. January 1972
Father*Eugene Clifton1,3,4,2,5 b. Sep 1849, d. bt 1925 - 1930
Mother*Isabella Chitty1,3,4,2,5 b. Mar 1860, d. 10 Oct 1940
Relationship1st cousin 1 time removed of Howard Louis Bailey
Last Edited18 Jul 2018
Birth*Teresa Cecelia Clifton was born on 14 October 1899 at Elizabethport, Union County, New Jersey. Note that the SSDI gives her birth year as 1898.1,2,3,4,5,7 
(with Parents) Census1915StateComUSShe appeared on the 1915 State Census of Jersey City, Hudson County, New Jersey in the household of her parents, Eugene Clifton and Isabella Chitty.2 
Education*On 14 June 1915, Teresa Cecelia Clifton was attending Public School 28, Jersey City, Hudson County, New Jersey.2 
BaptismShe was baptized on 18 May 1919 at Church of the Ascension, Jersey City, Hudson County, New Jersey. She have done this as an adult in preparation for her wedding the following year at the same church.5 
(with Parents) Census1920FedUSShe appeared on the 1920 Federal Census of Jersey City, Hudson County, New Jersey in the household of her parents, Eugene Clifton and Isabella Chitty.3 
Occupation*She was a motion picture reprinter on 14 January 1920.3 
Residence*She lived on 4 September 1920 at 228 South Street, Jersey City, Hudson County, New Jersey.4 
Marriage*She married Oscar George Funke, son of Oscar Funke and Marie Gremm, on 4 September 1920 at Church of the Ascension, Jersey City, Hudson County, New Jersey.8,4,7 
Birth of SonHer son Oscar Allen Funke was born on 10 December 1927 at Jersey City, Hudson County, New Jersey.9,7,6,10,11 
Census1930FedUS*She and Oscar George Funke appeared on the 1930 Federal Census of Jersey City, Hudson County, New Jersey, at 228 South Street, enumerated 7 April 1930, Their landlord was Teresa's mother, Isabella Clifton, enumerated just before them in the same dwelling.. Their son Oscar Allen was listed as living with them.7 
ResidenceShe and Oscar George Funke lived in 1935 at 228 South Street, Jersey City, Hudson County, New Jersey. Their son Oscar Allen lived with them.12 
(with Mother) Census1940FedUSShe, her husband, Oscar George Funke and their son Oscar Allen Funke appeared on the 1940 Federal Census of Jersey City, Hudson County, New Jersey in the household of her mother Isabella Chitty.12 
Residence*She and Oscar George Funke lived on 25 April 1942 at 228 South Street, Jersey City, Hudson County, New Jersey.8 
(Widow) DeathShe was widowed when Oscar George Funke died on 21 January 1957.13 
ResidenceAt the time of her death, Teresa Cecelia Clifton lived at Jersey City, Hudson County, New Jersey.14 
Death*She died in January 1972 at age 72.14 

Family

Oscar George Funke b. 31 Jan 1891, d. 21 Jan 1957
Child

Citations

  1. [S479] Census of 1910 for the United States, population schedule, Household of Eugene Clifton, 247 Palisade, West Hoboken, Hudson County, New Jersey, dwelling 336, family 336, Ward 2, ED 279, page 15B, enumerated 23 April 1910.
  2. [S884] Census of 1915 for New Jersey, population schedule, Household of Eugene Clifton, 313 Sherman Avenue, Jersey City, Hudson County, New Jersey, dwelling 237, family 365, ED 2, page 17B, enumerated 14 June 1915.
  3. [S480] Census of 1920 for the United States, population schedule, Household of Eugene Clifton, 313 Sherman Avenue, Jersey City, Hudson County, New Jersey, dwelling 152, family 254, ED 254, roll T625-1048, page 10B, enumerated 14 January 1920.
  4. [S883] Newark NJ Episcopal Records 1809-1816, 1825-1970, https://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=61047, Entry for marriage of Oscar George Funke and Teresa C. Clifton, 4 Sept., 1920, Church of the Ascension, Jersey City, Hudson County, New Jersey, page 167.
  5. [S883] Newark NJ Episcopal Records 1809-1816, 1825-1970, https://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=61047, Entry for baptism of Theresa Cecelia Clifton, Church of the Ascension, Jersey City, Hudson County, New Jersey, 18 May 1919, page 34-35.
  6. [S855] U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007, Entry for Oscar Allen Funke, died 9 Oct 1981.
  7. [S459] Census of 1930 for the United States, population schedule, Household of Oscar Funke, 228 South Street, Jersey City, Hudson County, New Jersey, dwelling 97, family 160, ED 9-185, page 6B, enumerated 7 April 1930.
  8. [S542] WWII Draft Reg Cards 1942, Entry for Oscar George Funke, Serial Number U1161, 25 April 1942, Local Board 30, Hudson County, New Jersey.
  9. [S883] Newark NJ Episcopal Records 1809-1816, 1825-1970, https://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=61047, Entry for baptism of Oscar Allen Funke, 28 Oct 1928, Church of the Ascension, Jersey City, Hudson County, New Jersey, pages 70-71.
  10. [S87] Social Security Death Index (United States), Entry for Oscar A. Funke, died 9 Oct 1981.
  11. [S830] U.S., Department of Veterans Affairs BIRLS Death File, 1850-2010, online www.ancestry.com, Entry for Oscar Funke, 132202834.
  12. [S681] Census of 1940 for the United States, population schedule, Household of Isabelle Clifton, 228 South Street, Jersey City, Hudson County, New Jersey, dwelling 124, ED 24-347, page 6B, enumerated 9 April 1940.
  13. [S855] U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007, Entry for Oscar George Funke, 140090917.
  14. [S87] Social Security Death Index (United States), Entry for Teresa Funke, born 14 Oct 1898 [sic], died January 1972.

Oscar George Funke1,2,3,4,5,6

#4700, b. 31 January 1891, d. 21 January 1957
Father*Oscar Funke3
Mother*Marie Gremm3
Last Edited18 Jul 2018
Birth*Oscar George Funke was born on 31 January 1891 at New York City, New York County, New York.1,2,3,4,6 
Residence*He lived on 5 June 1917 at 237 3rd Street, Union, Hudson County, New Jersey.2 
Occupation* On 5 June 1917, Oscar George Funke was a clerk at a holding company at 299 Madison Avenue, New York City, New York.2 
Military Draft*He was registered in the military draft on 5 June 1917 at Hudson County, New Jersey. He stated he supported a dependent aunt and in the 1930 census indicated he was a WWI veteran.2,4 
DescriptionOscar was described on his 1917 draft card as caucasian, short, medium build, with blue eyes and light brown hair.2 
ResidenceHe lived on 4 September 1920 at 237 3rd Street, Union, Union County, New Jersey.3 
Marriage*He married Teresa Cecelia Clifton, daughter of Eugene Clifton and Isabella Chitty, on 4 September 1920 at Church of the Ascension, Jersey City, Hudson County, New Jersey.1,3,4 
Birth of SonHis son Oscar Allen Funke was born on 10 December 1927 at Jersey City, Hudson County, New Jersey.7,4,5,8,9 
OccupationHe was a brokerage clerk on 7 April 1930.4 
Census1930FedUS*He and Teresa Cecelia Clifton appeared on the 1930 Federal Census of Jersey City, Hudson County, New Jersey, at 228 South Street, enumerated 7 April 1930. Their son Oscar Allen was listed as living with them. Their landlord was Teresa's mother, Isabella Clifton, enumerated just before them in the same dwelling.4 
ResidenceHe and Teresa Cecelia Clifton lived in 1935 at 228 South Street, Jersey City, Hudson County, New Jersey. Their son Oscar Allen lived with them.10 
(Witness) Census1940FedUSHe, his wife Teresa Cecelia Clifton and their son Oscar Allen Funke appeared on the 1940 Federal Census of Jersey City, Hudson County, New Jersey, in the household of his mother-in law Isabella Chitty.10 
Employment*On 25 April 1942, Oscar George Funke was employed by The Trust Company of New Jersey, 35 Journal Square, Jersey City, Hudson County, New Jersey.1 
Military DraftHe was registered in the military draft on 25 April 1942 at Hudson County, New Jersey.1 
Description*Oscar was described on his 1942 draft card as white, 5'4", 130 lb., blue eyes, blonde hair and light complexion, and wearing glasses.1 
Residence*He and Teresa Cecelia Clifton lived on 25 April 1942 at 228 South Street, Jersey City, Hudson County, New Jersey.1 
Death*He died on 21 January 1957 at age 65.6 

Family

Teresa Cecelia Clifton b. 14 Oct 1899, d. Jan 1972
Child

Citations

  1. [S542] WWII Draft Reg Cards 1942, Entry for Oscar George Funke, Serial Number U1161, 25 April 1942, Local Board 30, Hudson County, New Jersey.
  2. [S481] WWI Draft Reg Cards, Entry for Oscar George Funke, No. 73, Hudson County, New Jersey, Roll 1712113, Draft Board 3, Draft Card F, 5 June 1917.
  3. [S883] Newark NJ Episcopal Records 1809-1816, 1825-1970, https://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=61047, Entry for marriage of Oscar George Funke and Teresa C. Clifton, 4 Sept., 1920, Church of the Ascension, Jersey City, Hudson County, New Jersey, page 167.
  4. [S459] Census of 1930 for the United States, population schedule, Household of Oscar Funke, 228 South Street, Jersey City, Hudson County, New Jersey, dwelling 97, family 160, ED 9-185, page 6B, enumerated 7 April 1930.
  5. [S855] U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007, Entry for Oscar Allen Funke, died 9 Oct 1981.
  6. [S855] U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007, Entry for Oscar George Funke, 140090917.
  7. [S883] Newark NJ Episcopal Records 1809-1816, 1825-1970, https://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=61047, Entry for baptism of Oscar Allen Funke, 28 Oct 1928, Church of the Ascension, Jersey City, Hudson County, New Jersey, pages 70-71.
  8. [S87] Social Security Death Index (United States), Entry for Oscar A. Funke, died 9 Oct 1981.
  9. [S830] U.S., Department of Veterans Affairs BIRLS Death File, 1850-2010, online www.ancestry.com, Entry for Oscar Funke, 132202834.
  10. [S681] Census of 1940 for the United States, population schedule, Household of Isabelle Clifton, 228 South Street, Jersey City, Hudson County, New Jersey, dwelling 124, ED 24-347, page 6B, enumerated 9 April 1940.

Oscar Allen Funke1,2,3,4,5

#4701, b. 10 December 1927, d. 9 October 1981
Father*Oscar George Funke1,2,3 b. 31 Jan 1891, d. 21 Jan 1957
Mother*Teresa Cecelia Clifton1,2,3 b. 14 Oct 1899, d. Jan 1972
Relationship2nd cousin of Howard Louis Bailey
Last Edited18 Jul 2018
Birth*Oscar Allen Funke was born on 10 December 1927 at Jersey City, Hudson County, New Jersey. This is the information given on his baptismal record, but Social Security and other government records state he was born 11 Dec 1927 in Union City, Hudson County, New Jersey.1,2,3,5,4 
BaptismHe was baptized on 28 October 1928 at Church of the Ascension, Jersey City, Hudson County, New Jersey.1 
(with Parents) Census1930FedUSHe appeared on the 1930 Federal Census of Jersey City, Hudson County, New Jersey in the household of his parents, Oscar George Funke and Teresa Cecelia Clifton.2 
(with Parents) Residence1935, Oscar Allen Funke was living at 228 South Street, Jersey City, Hudson County, New Jersey, in the household of his parents, Oscar George Funke and Teresa Cecelia Clifton.6 
(Other) Census1940FedUSHe and his parents appeared on the 1940 Federal Census of Jersey City, Hudson County, New Jersey, in the household of his grandmother Isabella Chitty.6 
Military*He served in the U.S. Army between 15 March 1946 and 14 September 1947.4 
Death*He died on 9 October 1981 at age 53. His Social Security number was issued in New York and may indicate where he spent his adulthood.3,5,4 

Citations

  1. [S883] Newark NJ Episcopal Records 1809-1816, 1825-1970, https://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=61047, Entry for baptism of Oscar Allen Funke, 28 Oct 1928, Church of the Ascension, Jersey City, Hudson County, New Jersey, pages 70-71.
  2. [S459] Census of 1930 for the United States, population schedule, Household of Oscar Funke, 228 South Street, Jersey City, Hudson County, New Jersey, dwelling 97, family 160, ED 9-185, page 6B, enumerated 7 April 1930.
  3. [S855] U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007, Entry for Oscar Allen Funke, died 9 Oct 1981.
  4. [S830] U.S., Department of Veterans Affairs BIRLS Death File, 1850-2010, online www.ancestry.com, Entry for Oscar Funke, 132202834.
  5. [S87] Social Security Death Index (United States), Entry for Oscar A. Funke, died 9 Oct 1981.
  6. [S681] Census of 1940 for the United States, population schedule, Household of Isabelle Clifton, 228 South Street, Jersey City, Hudson County, New Jersey, dwelling 124, ED 24-347, page 6B, enumerated 9 April 1940.

Oscar Funke1

#4702
Last Edited9 Jul 2018
Marriage*Oscar Funke married Marie Gremm.1 
Birth of SonHis son Oscar George Funke was born on 31 January 1891 at New York City, New York County, New York.2,3,1,4,5 

Family

Marie Gremm
Child

Citations

  1. [S883] Newark NJ Episcopal Records 1809-1816, 1825-1970, https://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=61047, Entry for marriage of Oscar George Funke and Teresa C. Clifton, 4 Sept., 1920, Church of the Ascension, Jersey City, Hudson County, New Jersey, page 167.
  2. [S542] WWII Draft Reg Cards 1942, Entry for Oscar George Funke, Serial Number U1161, 25 April 1942, Local Board 30, Hudson County, New Jersey.
  3. [S481] WWI Draft Reg Cards, Entry for Oscar George Funke, No. 73, Hudson County, New Jersey, Roll 1712113, Draft Board 3, Draft Card F, 5 June 1917.
  4. [S459] Census of 1930 for the United States, population schedule, Household of Oscar Funke, 228 South Street, Jersey City, Hudson County, New Jersey, dwelling 97, family 160, ED 9-185, page 6B, enumerated 7 April 1930.
  5. [S855] U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007, Entry for Oscar George Funke, 140090917.

Marie Gremm1

#4703
Last Edited9 Jul 2018
Marriage*Marie Gremm married Oscar Funke.1 
Birth of SonHer son Oscar George Funke was born on 31 January 1891 at New York City, New York County, New York.2,3,1,4,5 

Family

Oscar Funke
Child

Citations

  1. [S883] Newark NJ Episcopal Records 1809-1816, 1825-1970, https://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=61047, Entry for marriage of Oscar George Funke and Teresa C. Clifton, 4 Sept., 1920, Church of the Ascension, Jersey City, Hudson County, New Jersey, page 167.
  2. [S542] WWII Draft Reg Cards 1942, Entry for Oscar George Funke, Serial Number U1161, 25 April 1942, Local Board 30, Hudson County, New Jersey.
  3. [S481] WWI Draft Reg Cards, Entry for Oscar George Funke, No. 73, Hudson County, New Jersey, Roll 1712113, Draft Board 3, Draft Card F, 5 June 1917.
  4. [S459] Census of 1930 for the United States, population schedule, Household of Oscar Funke, 228 South Street, Jersey City, Hudson County, New Jersey, dwelling 97, family 160, ED 9-185, page 6B, enumerated 7 April 1930.
  5. [S855] U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007, Entry for Oscar George Funke, 140090917.

Eugenia Clifton1

#4704, b. circa 1890
Father*Eugene Clifton1 b. Sep 1849, d. bt 1925 - 1930
Mother*Isabella Chitty1 b. Mar 1860, d. 10 Oct 1940
Relationship1st cousin 1 time removed of Howard Louis Bailey
Last Edited12 Jul 2018
Note*This child appears only in the 1890 NYC Police Census, where she is specifically identified as female, as opposed to the boy Eugene born a couple of years later. I think Eugenia was one of the children born to Isabella who died before the 1900 census. Unless she is the child also known as Esther/Hester.1 
Birth*Eugenia Clifton was born circa 1890.1 
(with Parents) Census1890PoliceShe appeared on the 1895 State Census of New York City, New York County, New York, in the household of her parents, Eugene Clifton and Isabella Chitty.1 

Citations

  1. [S885] Census of 1890 by New York City Police, population schedule, Entry for Clifton family living in same grouping in New York City, New York County, New York, Vol. 266, ED 27, AD 9, GS Film 001304793, image 324, lines 2-8, enumerated Sept-Oct 1890.

Tessie Nowicki1

#4705, b. circa 1900
Last Edited16 Jul 2018
Birth*Tessie Nowicki was born circa 1900 at New York.1,2 
Residence*At the time of her marriage to Percy Clifton, Tessie Nowicki lived at 416 Paterson Avenue, West Hoboken, Hudson County, New Jersey.1 
Marriage*She married Percival Clifton, son of Eugene Clifton and Isabella Chitty, on 24 June 1922 at Church of the Ascension, Jersey City, Hudson County, New Jersey. Witnesses were Joseph and Sophie Nowicki of 416 Paterson Ave., West Hoboken, NJ. The minister was Edward Prescott Hooper, Rector.1,3,2 
Residence*She and Percival Clifton lived in 1929 at 508 5th Street, Union City, Hudson County, New Jersey.4 
Census1930FedUS*She and Percival Clifton appeared on the 1930 Federal Census of Union City, Hudson County, New Jersey, at 508 5th Street, enumerated April 1930.2 
ResidenceShe and Percival Clifton lived on 27 April 1942 at 412 Bergenline Avenue, Union City, Hudson County, New Jersey.3 

Family

Percival Clifton b. 15 Dec 1896, d. Nov 1979
Child
  • Percival Edward Clifton5,2

Citations

  1. [S883] Newark NJ Episcopal Records 1809-1816, 1825-1970, https://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=61047, Entry for marriage of Percy Clifton and Tessie Nowicki, Church of the Ascension, Jersey City, Hudson County, New Jersey, 24 June 1922, page 189.
  2. [S459] Census of 1930 for the United States, population schedule, Household of Percy Clifton, 508 5th Street, Union City, Hudson County, New Jersey, ED 9-362, page 15A, enumerated April 1930.
  3. [S542] WWII Draft Reg Cards 1942, Entry for Percy Clifton, Serial no. U1130, Essex County, New Jersey, 27 April 1942.
  4. [S858] US City Dir 1822-1995, Entry for Percy and Tessie Clifton, 508 5th Street, Union City, Hudson County, New Jersey, 1929, page 110.
  5. [S883] Newark NJ Episcopal Records 1809-1816, 1825-1970, https://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=61047, Entry for baptism of Percival Edward Clifton, Church of the Ascension, Jersey City, Hudson County, New Jersey, 8 May 1927, pages 66-67.

Stephen Merrill1,2

#4708, b. 7 May 1877
Last Edited14 Jul 2018
Birth*Stephen Merrill was born on 7 May 1877 at Jersey City, Hudson County, New Jersey.1,2 
Residence*At the time of his marriage to Mary Elizabeth Clifton, Stephen Merrill lived at Westwood, Bergen County, New Jersey.1 
Marriage*He married Mary Elizabeth Clifton, daughter of Eugene Clifton and Isabella Chitty, on 14 February 1904 at 335 Ogden Avenue, Jersey City, Hudson County, New Jersey. Witnesses were Mary's sister Florence B. Clifton and a man named Edgar Allen. The marriage apparently ended almost immediately, with Mary living with her parents under her maiden name by the time of the NJ state census of 1905, and she was still with them at the time of the federal census of 1910.1 

Family

Mary Elizabeth Clifton b. Mar 1883

Citations

  1. [S883] Newark NJ Episcopal Records 1809-1816, 1825-1970, https://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=61047, Entry for marriage of Stephen Merrill and Mary Elizabeth Clifton, 335 Ogden Avenue, Jersey City, Hudson County, New jersey, recorded in the book of the Church of the Ascension, Jersey City, Hudson County, New Jersey, 14 February 1904, page 210, #25.
  2. [S796] NJ Births/Christenings 1660-1980, online https://familysearch.org, Entry for birth of Sephen Merrill 7 May 1877, Jersey City, Hudson County, New Jersey.