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Richard Stearns CARTWRIGHT

Richard Stearns CARTWRIGHT

Male 1874 - 1956  (82 years)

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  • Name Richard Stearns CARTWRIGHT  [1
    Born 27 Apr 1874  32 Payson Avenue, Dorchester, Suffolk Co., MA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • The home of his grandmother, Sarah (Murphy) Johnston.
    Gender Male 
    Residence Between 1875 and 1877  Florence Avenue (Lot 56), Revere Beach, Suffolk Co., MA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Residence Feb 1878  32 Payson Avenue, Dorchester, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Census 07 Jun 1880  32 Payson Avenue, Boston, Suffolk Co., MA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    • Household includes Sarah E. (63); Charlotte C. (34); John B. (32); Sarah J.F. (30); & Richard S. Cartwright (6). Sarah is keeping house, Richard is being raised by his grandmother following the death of his mother.
    Census 06 Jun 1900  631 Dudley Street, Dorchester, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    • 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.
    Ordination 14 Jun 1905  St. Paul the Apostle Church, New York, New York Co., NY Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Buried 1956  St. Paul the Apostle Church, New York, New York Co., NY Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    • Although burials within New York City limits were suspended years earlier, Father Cartwright was buried in the St. Paul's crypt under a grandfather clause.
    Died 25 Jul 1956  Washington, DC Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Person ID I18  Cartwright
    Last Modified 29 Oct 2010 

    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  [7
    • 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  [8
    • 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.
    Richard Stearns Cartwright 1874-1956
    Richard Stearns Cartwright 1874-1956
    About 1906 (age 32)
    Rev. Richard S. Cartwright, CSP 1874-1956
    Rev. Richard S. Cartwright, CSP 1874-1956
    Photographed about 1911 (age 37) when he was Novice-Master at St.Thomas College in Washington, DC.
    Donovan/Cartwright Family
    Rev. Richard Cartwright, Mary and John Donovan (1946)
    Rev. Richard Cartwright, Mary and John Donovan in Dorchester (1946)

    Histories
    Biography: Cartwright, Richard Stearns (1874-1956)
    Biography: Cartwright, Richard Stearns (1874-1956)

  • Sources 
    1. [S1] Freeman Family Records.

    2. [S38] NEHGS Cemetery Transcriptions, Compiler: NEHGS, (2005), Boston, Dorchester, vol 261, pg 216, ln 72.

    3. [S48] 1880 U.S. Census, Compiler: The Generations Network, Inc., (2009), MA, Suffolk, Boston, ED 774, roll 561, pg 12cv, img 0354, dwl 187, fam 219: Sarah E. Johnston household data accessed Oct 2010.

    4. [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.

    5. [S360] Richard S. Cartwright, CSP, Father John E. Lynch, (12 Feb 2003, Original Date, 2003).

    6. [S4] E-Mail Message, Ronald Franco, CSP to DV Freman dated 1 Jan 2002

      Father Franco states that the Paulist Register identifies both Richard and William Cartwright are buried at the church.

    7. [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.

    8. [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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