Samuel Purdy Downing

b. March 20, 1831, d. May 2, 1890
FatherGeorge Lord Downing b. February 9, 1810, d. May 28, 1878
MotherSusannah H Purdy b. August 13, 1813, d. August 9, 1889
(Child) BirthSamuel Purdy Downing was born on March 20, 1831 at NY. 
(Groom) Marriage At age 26, Samuel married Maria Tristram, daughter of Samuel Tristram and Rebecca Connell, on August 19, 1857 at Manhattan, NY..  
(Daughter) BirthA daughter, Isabel, was born about 1861 at New York, NY. 
(Daughter) BirthA daughter, Maria, was born on October 31, 1863 at New York, NY. 
(Daughter) BirthA daughter, Lilly, was born about 1866 at New York, NY. 
(Son) BirthA son, George, was born in July, 1870 at Fultan, NY. 
ResidenceHe and Maria lived on August 8, 1870 at Broadalbin, Fultan, NY. Also living with them was Isabel Downing, Maria Louisa Downing, Lilly Downing, George Downing and Mulvenia Tristram
(Daughter) BirthA daughter, Helen, was born on July 31, 1873 at Fultan, NY. 
ResidenceHe and Maria lived on June 30, 1875 at Broadalbin, Fultan, NY. Also living with them was Maria Louisa Downing, Lilly Downing, George Downing, Helen Downing and Isabel Downing. Samuel was a Farmer. 
ResidenceHe and Maria lived on June 2, 1880 at 3 Union Avenue, Auburn, Cayuga, NY. Also living with them was Isabel Downing, Maria Louisa Downing, Lilly Downing, George Downing and Helen Downing
(Deceased) DeathSamuel died on May 2, 1890 at NY, at age 59.  
(Interred) BurialHe was buried on May 5, 1890 at Village Cemetery, White Plains, Westchester County, NY.
 

Family

Maria Tristram b. before October 26, 1836, d. August 8, 1905
Children
Last EditedMarch 6, 2018

Susannah F. Downing

b. about 1843
FatherGeorge Lord Downing b. February 9, 1810, d. May 28, 1878
MotherSusannah H Purdy b. August 13, 1813, d. August 9, 1889
(Child) BirthSusannah F. Downing was born about 1843. 
ResidenceShe lived in the household of George Lord Downing and Susannah H Downing, and with Elizabeth L. Downing on August 12, 1850 at Greenburg, Westchester County, NY. 
ResidenceShe lived in the household of George Lord Downing and Susannah H Downing, and with Georgianne L. Downing on August 23, 1860 at Greenburgh, Staffordshire, NY. 
Last EditedFebruary 5, 2018

Anna M Downs

b. about 1909
FatherGeorge Francis Downs b. July 9, 1883
MotherMary Cary b. about 1888, d. July 7, 1919
(Child) BirthAnna M Downs was born about 1909 at Manhattan, New York. 
1910 US CensusShe, listed as 1, appeared on the 1910 Federal Census of Manhattan, NY in the household of her parents, George and Mary Downs
ResidenceShe lived in the household of George Francis Downs and Mary Downs, and with George Downs and Mary Therisa Downs on June 1, 1915 at 221 E 26th Street, Manhattan, NY. 
1920 US CensusShe, listed as 11, appeared on the 1920 Federal Census of Manhattan, NY in the household of her parent, George Francis Downs
ResidenceShe lived in the household of George Francis Downs and Catherine Downs, and with George Downs, Mary Therisa Downs and Helen Agnes Downs on June 16, 1925 at 362 Third Avenue, Manhattan, NY. 
Last EditedMay 11, 2013

Elvira Downs

(Bride) MarriageElvira married Thurston Tilton about 1860..  
(Daughter) BirthA daughter, Eva, was born in June, 1864 at Cheshire, Berkshire County, MA. 

Family

Thurston Tilton
Child
Last EditedSeptember 20, 2011

Esther Downs

b. about 1766, d. September 4, 1842
ChartsDescendant Chart for Edward Petty
Ancestors of Alfred William Fletcher
(Child) BirthEsther Downs was born about 1766 at Southold, Suffolk County, NY. 
(First) MarriageEsther's first marriage was to Jeremiah Ezekiel Petty, son of Ezekiel Petty and Elizabeth Youngs, on June 20, 1786 at Mattituck-Aquebogue Parish, Suffolk County, NY..  
(Son) BirthA son, David, was born on January 19, 1791 at Baiting Hollow, Suffolk County, NY. 
(Spouse) Death On August 20, 1795 her husband, Jeremiah, died at Wading River, Suffolk County, NY. 
(Second) MarriageEsther's second marriage was to Samuel L'Hommedieu, 36 on August 22, 1798 at Mattituck-Aquebogue Parish, Suffolk County, NY.  
(Son) DeathDavid died on January 18, 1824 at Port Jefferson, Suffolk County, NY, at age 32.
(Deceased) DeathEsther died on September 4, 1842 at Baiting Hollow, Suffolk County, NY.  
(Interred) BurialShe was buried after September 4, 1842 at Aquebogue Cemetery, Suffolk County, NY.
 

Family 1

Jeremiah Ezekiel Petty b. about 1765, d. August 20, 1795
Child

Family 2

Samuel L'Hommedieu b. January 13, 1762, d. March 21, 1845
Last EditedMarch 17, 2012

Eugene Downs

b. June, 1852
(Child) BirthEugene Downs was born in June, 1852 at New York. 
(Groom) MarriageEugene married Mary A (?)..  
(Son) BirthA son, Eugene, was born in November, 1876 at New York. 
(Son) BirthA son, William, was born in March, 1877 at New York. 
ResidenceHe and Mary lived in 1880 at 1165 Second Avenue, Manhattan, NY. Also living with them was Eugene Downs and William Downs. Eugene was a Marble Polisher. 
(Son) BirthA son, George, was born on July 9, 1883 at New York. 
(Daughter) BirthA daughter, May, was born in May, 1887 at New York. 
ResidenceHe and Mary lived in 1900 at 623 First Avenue, Manhattan, NY. Also living with them was George Francis Downs, May Downs and William Downs. Eugene was a Marble Polisher. 

Family

Mary A (?) b. November, 1853
Children
Last EditedMay 20, 2013

Eugene Downs

b. November, 1876
FatherEugene Downs b. June, 1852
MotherMary A (?) b. November, 1853
(Child) BirthEugene Downs was born in November, 1876 at New York. 
ResidenceHe lived in the household of Eugene Downs and Mary A Downs, and with William Downs in 1880 at 1165 Second Avenue, Manhattan, NY. 
(Groom) MarriageEugene married Mamie (?) about 1897 at New York..  
(Daughter) BirthA daughter, Isabella, was born in February, 1899 at New York. 

Family

Mamie (?) b. September, 1881
Child
Last EditedMay 11, 2013

George Downs

b. about 1912
FatherGeorge Francis Downs b. July 9, 1883
MotherMary Cary b. about 1888, d. July 7, 1919
(Child) BirthGeorge Downs was born about 1912 at Manhattan, New York. 
ResidenceHe lived in the household of George Francis Downs and Mary Downs, and with Anna M Downs and Mary Therisa Downs on June 1, 1915 at 221 E 26th Street, Manhattan, NY. 
1920 US CensusHe, listed as 7 old, appeared on the 1920 Federal Census at St. John's Home, Brooklyn, Kings, NY. 
ResidenceHe lived in the household of George Francis Downs and Catherine Downs, and with Anna M Downs, Mary Therisa Downs and Helen Agnes Downs on June 16, 1925 at 362 Third Avenue, Manhattan, NY. 
1930 US CensusHe, listed as 18 years old, appeared on the 1930 Federal Census of Manhattan, NY in the household of his parents, George and Catherine Downs, and with Mary Therisa Downs and Helen Agnes Downs
Last EditedMay 20, 2013

George Francis Downs

b. July 9, 1883
FatherEugene Downs b. June, 1852
MotherMary A (?) b. November, 1853
(Child) BirthGeorge Francis Downs was born on July 9, 1883 at New York. 
ResidenceHe lived in the household of Eugene Downs and Mary A Downs, and with May Downs and William Downs in 1900 at 623 First Avenue, Manhattan, NY. 
(First) Marriage At age 25, George's first marriage was to Mary Cary on August 17, 1908 at Manhattan, New York..  
(Daughter) BirthA daughter, Anna, was born about 1909 at Manhattan, New York. 
1910 US CensusGeorge, listed as 25 years old, appeared as the head of household with his wife Mary, 21 years old, on the 1910 Federal Census of Manhattan, NY, on 205 E 40th Street, recorded April 15, 1910. Their daughter, Anna, 1, was listed as living with them. Also living with them was his widowed aunt, Mary Conklin, 52. George was a Laborer of Odd Jobs. 
(Son) BirthA son, George, was born about 1912 at Manhattan, New York. 
(Daughter) BirthA daughter, Mary, was born on May 19, 1915 at 221 East 26th Street, Manhattan, New York. 
ResidenceHe and Mary lived on June 1, 1915 at 221 E 26th Street, Manhattan, NY. Also living with them was Anna M Downs, George Downs and Mary Therisa Downs. George was a Laborer at the Edison Co. 
(Daughter) BirthA daughter, Helen, was born on June 15, 1917 at Manhattan, New York. 
1920 US Census Recorded on January 12, 1920, George, listed as 32 years old, appeared on the 1920 Federal Census as the head of household. He lived at 635 First Avenue, Manhattan, NY. His daughter Anna, 11, was listed as living with him. It appears that George put his other children in various institutions after his wife died. Also living with him was his widowed brother-in-law, James Moore, 43. George and James were Teamsters for an Ash Co. 
(Second) Marriage At age 37, George's second marriage was to Catherine Ryan on December 22, 1920 at New York.  
ResidenceHe and Catherine lived on June 16, 1925 at 362 Third Avenue, Manhattan, NY. Also living with them was Anna M Downs, George Downs, Mary Therisa Downs and Helen Agnes Downs. George was a Building Laborer and Annie was listed as a Stone Mason. 
1930 US CensusGeorge, listed as 46 years old, appeared as the head of household with his wife Catherine, 45 years old, on the 1930 Federal Census of Manhattan, NY, on 1420 Park Avenue, recorded April 7, 1930. Their children, George, 18, Mary, 14, Helen, 12, an unknown person , 5, and an unknown person , 3, were listed as living with them. George was a Building Laborer and George (son) was a JewelrySetter. 
1935 ResidenceIn 1935 George Francis Downs and Catherine lived at 473 Third Avenue, Manhattan, NY, as listed in the 1940 federal census. 
1940 US CensusGeorge, listed as 57 years old, appeared as the head of household with his wife Catherine, 56 years old, on the 1940 Federal Census of Manhattan, NY, on 473 Third Avenue, recorded May 14, 1940. Their children, an unknown person , 15, and an unknown person , 13, were listed as living with them. George was a Laborer. 
Draft Card WW2On his WW2 draft registration card, the fourth registration dated April 27, 1942, George, listing his age as 59, wrote that worked for a Mr. Callahan on 54th Street. and that he lived at 321 E. 25th Street, Manhattan, NY. 
(Deceased) DeathGeorge died of a Brain Hemorrage..  

Family 1

Mary Cary b. about 1888, d. July 7, 1919
Children

Family 2

Catherine Ryan b. about 1886
Last EditedSeptember 20, 2020

Helen Agnes Downs

b. June 15, 1917, d. March 15, 2008
Helen Downs
circa 1970's
FatherGeorge Francis Downs b. July 9, 1883
MotherMary Cary b. about 1888, d. July 7, 1919
(Child) BirthHelen Agnes Downs was born on June 15, 1917 at Manhattan, New York. 
1920 US CensusShe, listed as 2 yrs, 8 mos old, appeared on the 1920 Federal Census at The Angel Guardian Home, Brooklyn, Kings, NY. 
ResidenceShe lived in the household of George Francis Downs and Catherine Downs, and with Anna M Downs, George Downs and Mary Therisa Downs on June 16, 1925 at 362 Third Avenue, Manhattan, NY. 
1930 US CensusShe, listed as 12 years old, appeared on the 1930 Federal Census of Manhattan, NY in the household of her parents, George and Catherine Downs, and with George Downs and Mary Therisa Downs
(First) MarriageHelen's first marriage was to Edward James Brown about 1935 at Manhattan, New York..  
(Son) BirthA son, Raymond, was born in 1936 at Manhattan, New York. 
(Second) MarriageHelen's second marriage was to William Hobart Fine.  
(Spouse) Death On June 19, 1971 her husband, William, died at Los Angeles, CA, at age 52. 
(Spouse) Death In 1989 her husband, Edward, died at Queens, New York. 
(Son) DeathRaymond died in 1991 at Manhattan, New York. 
(Deceased) DeathHelen died on March 15, 2008 at Bellingham, WA, at age 90.  
(Interred) BurialShe and William Hobart Fine were buried on March 26, 2008 at Greenacres Memorial Park, Ferndale, WA,
William was relocated from Los Angeles to be with his wife. Plot: Block 13.

Family 1

Edward James Brown b. about 1913, d. 1989
Child

Family 2

William Hobart Fine b. March 22, 1919, d. June 19, 1971
Last EditedJanuary 25, 2017