James Oswald

Male 1858 - 1925  (67 years)


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  • Name James Oswald 
    Born 3 Dec 1858  Coombe, Oxfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Census 1871  Dalbeattie, Kirkcudbright, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • James, age 12, Scholar, born in England
    Census 6 Jun 1900  Barre, Washington, Vermont Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    • James is renting a house on Pleasant Street in Barre City. His wife and two daughters are living in the household. He is a granite cutter by trade. He arrived in America in 1882.
    Census 25 Apr 1910  Dunmore, Lackawanna, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    • He lived there with his wife, Elizabeth, and daughter Cecilia. He is a stone cutter.
    Census 6 Jun 1920  Dalton, Lackawanna, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    • He lives with his wife, Elizabeth. They rent a house. He now makes his living as a confectionary store keeper.
    Will 12 Mar 1925  Dalton, Lackawanna, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • On March 12, 1925 James Oswald created his will. He gave everything to his wife, Elizabeth K. His personal property valued at $6765 consisted of treasury bonds, and stocks. He had no real estate. No relatives other than his wife are listed on the papers.
    Died 15 Dec 1925  Dalton, Lackawanna, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Person ID I198  Winnifred Mackenzie
    Last Modified 10 Mar 2011 

    Father James Oswald,   b. 14 Dec 1823, Abbotshall, Fife, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Oct 1889, St. Breward, Cornwall, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years) 
    Mother Ann Ridley,   c. 11 Sep 1825, Brampton, Cumberland, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Aug 1879, Dalbeattie, Kirkcudbright, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 53 years) 
    Married 14 Sep 1846  St. Peters, Liverpool, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Family ID F137  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Elizabeth Mckeand,   b. 23 Aug 1862, Kelton, Kirkcudbright, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1930  (Age 68 years) 
    Married 9 Nov 1886  Quincy, Norfolk, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Children 
     1. Alice Oswald,   b. 7 Oct 1887, Barre, Washington, Vermont Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Jul 1906, Watervliet, Albany, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 18 years)
     2. Cecilia Oswald,   b. Oct 1891, , Washington, Vermont Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1962  (Age ~ 71 years)
    Last Modified 2 Apr 2005 
    Family ID F69  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1871 - Dalbeattie, Kirkcudbright, Scotland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 9 Nov 1886 - Quincy, Norfolk, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 6 Jun 1900 - Barre, Washington, Vermont Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S85] England, Civil Registration, Births, General Register Office for England and Wales, (Birth Certificate in possession of Don Jaggi), Woodstock District, 1st Quarter 1859; vol 3a, page 603, 19 May 2001.

    2. [S91] Census of Kirkcudbrightshire 1871, Scotland. Census Office , (Salt Lake City : Filmed by the Genealogical Society of Utah, 1952, 1985), James Oswald household, Dalbeattie, enumeration district [E.D.] 1, page 3.

    3. [S105] Vermont - 1900 Census, United States. Census Office., (Washington : The National Archives, [19--?] ), James Oswald household; Barre, Washington county; roll 1694, E.D. 216, sheet 7, line 48.

    4. [S36] Pennsylvania - 1910 Census, United States. Bureau of the Census, (Washington, D.C. : The National Archives, [19--?]), James Oswald household; Dunmore, Lackawanna county; roll 1357, E.D. 23, sheet 13, family #168; FHL film 1375370.

    5. [S37] Pennsylvania - 1920 Census, United States. Bureau of the Census., (Washington : The National Archives, [193-?]), James Oswald household; Dalton, Lackawanna county; roll 1577, E.D. 30, sheet 4B, line 70, family #110; FHL film 1821577.

    6. [S39] Pennsylvania - vital records, Pennsylvania.

    7. [S34] England, Civil Registration, Marriages, General Register Office for England and Wales, (Certificate in possession of Don Jaggi), Liverpool district, 3rd Quarter 1846; vol XX, page 218.

    8. [S100] Massachusetts - Vital records 1841 to 1971, Massachusetts. Secretary of the Commonwealth, (Salt Lake City: Filmed by the Genealogical Society of Utah, 1974, 1985 Microfilm of original records in the Division of Vital Statistics, State House, Boston, Massachusetts), Quincy; 1886; Vol 371, page 339, no. 123.