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William John CARTWRIGHT, II

William John CARTWRIGHT, II

Male 1870 - 1933  (62 years)

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  • Name William John CARTWRIGHT, II 
    Suffix II 
    Born 31 Jul 1870  Cliff Street, Roxbury, MA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Census 04 Jun 1880  Dehon Street, Revere, Suffolk Co., MA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • Household includes: John (48), William II (10), Rose (8), David (18), Charles (16), and Rose (8).
    Census 06 Jun 1900  631 Dudley Street, Dorchester, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • It is not clear why Sarah is listed as "head"of this household unless she, for some reason, had temporatily moved from Payson Avenue to this apartment building to care for her nephews William and Richard.
    Occupation 06 Jun 1900  Dorchester, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Electrical wirer 
    Residence Dec 1909  415 West 59th Street, New York, New York Co., NY Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Paulist Fathers' Home || according to a photograph postcard from his father John. The card read, "For Dear Willie from his Loving Papa. May God Bless You."
    Died 17 Jun 1933  New York, New York Co., NY Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I16  Cartwright
    Last Modified 11 Feb 2008 

    Father John William CARTWRIGHT, Jr.,   b. 23 Dec 1832, Boston, Suffolk Co., MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 08 Jan 1916, Philadelphia, Philadelphia Co., PA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years) 
    Mother Mary Priscilla JOHNSTON,   b. 19 Sep 1840, Dorchester, Suffolk Co., MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Mar 1878, 116 Marcella Street, Roxbury, Suffolk Co., MA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 37 years) 
    Married 15 Oct 1861  So. Boston, Suffolk Co., MA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    • Mary Priscilla Johnston is the daughter of noted artist David Claypoole Johnston. John, a protestant, married Mary Priscilla in a catholic ceremony performed by Father P.F. Lyndon.
    Census 02 Jul 1870  Boston Highlands, (Roxbury), MA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    • Cartwright household includes: John (38), Mary (30), David (8), William (7), Charles (6), and Mary (1). John is president of an insurance company (likely Manufacturers' Insurance Company where he was Treasurer).
    Photos
    Cartwright & Johnston Family (1906)
    Cartwright & Johnston Family (1906)
    This family photograph was taken at the Johnston homestead in Dorchester following the ordination of William John Cartwright.
    Family ID F6  Group Sheet

  • Photos
    'Auntie' and the Cartwright Men (1903)
    "Auntie" and the Cartwright Men (1903)
    Taken in the backyard of the Johnston home at 32 Payson Avenue, Dorchester, MA.
    Rev. William John Cartwright 1870-1933
    Rev. William John Cartwright 1870-1933
    About 1914 (age 44)

    William was ordained in the Congregation of Saint Paulists in 1906.
    William John Cartwright II 1870-1933
    William John Cartwright II 1870-1933
    Nov 1894 (age 24)

    William was an electrician in Boston at the time. He was not ordained until 1906 at the age of 36.

  • Sources 
    1. [S48] 1880 U.S. Census, Compiler: The Generations Network, Inc., (2009), MA, Suffolk County, Revere, ED 574, sht 14B, roll 552, FHL 1254552, pg 7.2, img 0016, dwl 65, fam 72; John Cartwright household data accessed 14 Jan 2004.

    2. [S44] 1900 U.S. Census, Compiler: The Generations Network, Inc., (2009), MA, Suffolk, Dorchester, ED 1394, sht 10A, roll 683, pg 57, dwl 131, fam 226; Saarah J. Johnston household data accessed Sep 2002.

    3. [S72] Mass Vital Records 1841-1910, NEHGS, Compiler: New England Historical Genealogical Society, (2004), 1861, Boston, vol 146, pg 99; John W. Cartwright marriage data accessed 13 Feb 2006.

    4. [S43] 1870 U.S. Census, Compiler: The Generations Network, Inc., (2009), MA, Suffolk, Boston, Boston Highlands, Roll M593-648, Pg 163, Img 326.



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