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Helen Mary Lafferty

Female 1923 - 2009  (86 years)


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  • Name Helen Mary Lafferty  [1
    Born 14 Mar 1923  Jersey City, Hudson, New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Gender Female 
    Residence 1930  Jersey City, Hudson, New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Census 3 Apr 1930  Daughter Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Residence 3 Apr 1930  66 Patterson Street. Jersey City, NJ Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Died 1 Oct 2009  New Brunswick, Middlesex, New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • HELEN (LAFFERTY) GALLAGHER
      AGE: 86 HIGHLAND PARK

      Helen (Lafferty) Gallagher, 86, of Highland Park, passed away Thursday, Oct. 1, 2009, at Rose Mountain Care Center, New Brunswick. She was born in Jersey City in 1923 to Daniel and Regina Lafferty. As a young girl, Helen worked as a "Page" for DBC radio. During World War II, she worked at the RCA facility. She also worked as a waitress for some years in Jersey City and Union City. Her proudest accomplishment was in advertising sales for TV News of Jersey City, for which she also wrote articles.

      She is predeceased by her husband, Joseph, in 1975. Surviving are her daughter, Dolores, and her son, Edward of Florida; her son, Dennis and his daughters, Elizabeth and Kimberly of Texas; her son, Richard and his wife Marienne of South River; nine great-grandchildren; her sister, Anne and her husband Warren Thompson of Highland Park; her brother, Daniel Lafferty of Jersey City; and several nieces and nephews.

      Friends and relatives may call from 2 to 5 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 3 at The Crabiel Home for Funerals, 170 N. Main St. at Riva Avenue, Milltown. A Mass will be offered at 10 a.m. Monday, Oct. 5 at St. Paul the Apostle R.C. Church, Highland Park. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Salesian Missions, 2 Lefevre Lane, P.O. Box 30, New Rochelle, NY 10802.
    • Rose Mountain Care Center
    Person ID I3  Killmer Genealogy
    Last Modified 17 Mar 2019 

    Father Daniel Peter Lafferty, Sr,   b. 19 May 1887, Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Dec 1957, Jersey City, Hudson, New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Regina Marie Finn,   b. 29 Mar 1895, Hackensack, Bergen, New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Feb 1973, Jersey City, Hudson, New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 3 May 1922  Jersey City, Hudson, New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Family ID F113  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Daniel Joseph Killmer, Sr.,   b. 17 Aug 1925, Jersey City, Hudson, New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Jan 1996, Bayonne, Hudson, New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years) 
    Married Abt 1954  Jersey City, Hudson, New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Partners 1954  Jersey City, Hudson, New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Killmer, Dennis Michael Paul
     2. Richard Joseph Gallagher
    Last Modified 17 Mar 2019 
    Family ID F1  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Joseph Miles Gallagher,   b. 5 Apr 1915, Freeland, Luzerne County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Jul 1975, Jersey City, Hudson, New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years) 
    Married May 1945  Jersey City, Hudson, New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Dolores Ann Gallagher
    Last Modified 17 Mar 2019 
    Family ID F117  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Married May 1945  Jersey City, Hudson, New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 17 Mar 2019 
    Family ID F319  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Photos
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  • Notes 
    • 1940 Census for Jersey City, ED14 SD 24-309 Sheet 7A , Living at 127 Booraaem Ave, they are renting and paying $35.00 for Rent. Living with Daniel, Regina and siblings Anna, and Daniel Jr.. completed 2nd year of High School, works as a Sales girl in a Retail Store.

      1930 Census Jersey City, ED 9-186, SD ^, Sheet 3B, owning a home at 66 Patterson Street , with her family.

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  • Sources 
    1. [S13] Birth Certificate for Dennis Michael Killmer, October 22, 1955, (Name: Name: Name: Name: Certified copy in possession of author;;;;).

    2. [S14] Birth Certificate for Helen Mary Lafferty March 14 1923, (Name: Name: Name: Name: Certified copy in possession of author;;;;), 0037400.

    3. [S1] 1930 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Name: Name: Name: Name: Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2002;;;;).
      Online publication - Ancestry.com. 1930 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: MyFamily.com, Inc., 2002.Original data - United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Fifteenth Census of the United States, 1930. Washington, D.C.: National Archives andRecords Administration, 1930.T626, 2,667 rolls. Jersey City, Hudson, New Jersey, ED 186, roll 1356, page , image 1033.0.

    4. [S1] 1930 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Name: Name: Name: Name: Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2002;;;;).
      New Jersey, Hudson County, Jersey City, District 186

    5. [S107] Lafferty, Helen, Killmer, Dennis, (Name: Name: Name: Name: Oral Interview by Dennis Killmer via telephone dated HelenLafferty, Highland Park, NJ;;;;).


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