Major, Maria Theresa

Major, Maria Theresa

Female 1830 - 1917  (~ 86 years)

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  • Name Major, Maria Theresa 
    Born Dec 1830  New York City, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    • Death record says b. 10 Dec 1828 in New York, New York.
    Gender Female 
    Residence 6 May 1844  New York City, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Census 1850  Manhattan, New York City, New York County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Census Jan 1870  Manhattan, New York City, New York County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Census 2 Jun 1880  147 Second Ave, Manhattan, New York City, New York County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Census 9 Jun 1900  147 Second Ave, Manhattan, New York City, New York County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Census 15 Apr 1910  149 Second Ave, Manhattan, New York City, New York County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Died 24 Sep 1917  Manhattan, New York City, New York County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 8
    Probate 15 Nov 1917  Manhattan, New York City, New York County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Person ID I40662  Sackett | Descendants of Thomas Sacket the Elder, Simon Sackett the Colonist
    Last Modified 12 Apr 2016 

    Father Major, Henry,   b. 1779, Tully Brislaw, Londonderry, Northern Ireland, UK Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Aug 1836, Manhattan, New York City, New York County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 57 years) 
    Mother Moore, Jane,   b. 15 Feb 1788, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Mar 1842, Manhattan, New York City, New York County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 54 years) 
    Married 2 Aug 1808  St. John's Church, New York, New York, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 7 children 
    Family ID F2654  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - Dec 1830 - New York City, New York, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 6 May 1844 - New York City, New York, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1850 - Manhattan, New York City, New York County, New York, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - Jan 1870 - Manhattan, New York City, New York County, New York, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 2 Jun 1880 - 147 Second Ave, Manhattan, New York City, New York County, New York, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 9 Jun 1900 - 147 Second Ave, Manhattan, New York City, New York County, New York, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 15 Apr 1910 - 149 Second Ave, Manhattan, New York City, New York County, New York, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 24 Sep 1917 - Manhattan, New York City, New York County, New York, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsProbate - 15 Nov 1917 - Manhattan, New York City, New York County, New York, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S506] 1850 U.S. Census (Reliability: 3), 11 Apr 2016.
      1850 Census, enumerated in Ward 14, New York City, New York County, United States

      Household Role Gender Age Birthplace
      Alexander Major M 33 New York
      Jane Major F 39 New York
      Sarah Major F 36 New York
      Susan Major F 30 New York
      William Major M 23 New York
      Maria Major F 20 New York
      Emily Major F 19 New York
      Anna Mcguire F 50 Ireland
      Bridget Hagerty F 24 Ireland
      Mary Lahore F 17 Ireland
      Hannah Blackley F 60 New Jersey

      "United States Census, 1850," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MCBD-DHG : accessed 12 April 2016), Alexander Major, New York City, ward 14, New York, New York, United States; citing family 1291, NARA microfilm publication M432 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.).

      Researched by Ted Smith

    2. [S954] 1900 U.S. Census (Reliability: 3), 11 Apr 2016.
      1900 Census, enumerated 9 Jun 1900 at 147 Second Ave, Borough of Manhattan, new York City, New York County, New York, United States

      Household Role Gender Age Birthplace
      Maria T Major Head F 70 New York b. Dec 1830
      Emily M Major Sister F 68 New York b. Jan 1832
      Mary Kelly Servant F 50 Ireland
      Isabella Hogan Servant F 40 Ireland
      Julia Commaskey Servant F 35 Ireland

      "United States Census, 1900," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MSVX-7R8 : accessed 12 April 2016), Maria T Major, Borough of Manhattan, Election District 1 New York City Ward 14, New York County, New York, United States; citing sheet 13A, family 246, NARA microfilm publication T623 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.); FHL microfilm 1,241,096.

      Researched by Ted Smith

    3. [S606] New York, New York City Municipal Deaths, 1795-1949, (FamilySearch.org) (Reliability: 3), 12 Apr 2016.
      Name Maria Theresa Major
      Event Type Death
      Event Date 24 Sep 1917
      Event Place Manhattan, New York, New York, United States
      Gender Female
      Age 88
      Marital Status Single
      Race White
      Occupation none
      Birth Date 10 Dec 1828
      Birthplace New York, N.Y.
      Burial Date 26 Sep 1917
      Cemetery St. Marks church yard
      Father's Name Henry Major
      Father's Birthplace Ireland
      Mother's Name Jane Moore
      Mother's Birthplace New York

      "New York, New York City Municipal Deaths, 1795-1949," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:2WCV-NXL : accessed 12 April 2016), Maria Theresa Major, 24 Sep 1917; citing Death, Manhattan, New York, New York, United States, New York Municipal Archives, New York; FHL microfilm 1,322,414.

      Researched by Ted Smith

    4. [S1176] New York, Wills and Probate Records, 1659-1999, (Ancestry.com) (Reliability: 2), 11 Apr 2016.
      Name: Jane Major
      Probate Date: 6 May 1844
      Probate Place: New York, New York, USA
      Inferred Death Year: Abt 1844
      Inferred Death Place: New York, USA
      Item Description: Box 8-28977, Vol 44, 1844-1845

      Petitioner: Andrew Major of City of New York, a son of Jane Major of City of New York, widow, deceased, died March 1842

      On behalf of seven children, Jane Major, Sarah Major, Susan M. Major (all of full age), and William H. Major, Marie T. Major, and Emily M. Major, minors, all residing in City of New York.


    5. [S501] 1870 U.S. Census (Reliability: 3), 11 Apr 2016.
      1870 Census, enumerated in 10th District, 17th Ward, County of New York, New York City, New York, United States

      Name Event Year Gender Age Race Birth Year (Estimated) Birthplace Page Number
      Alexander Major 1870 Male 52 1817-1818 New York 53
      Jane Major 1870 Female 60 1809-1810 New York 53
      Sarah Major 1870 Female 56 1813-1814 New York 53
      Susan Major 1870 Female 49 1820-1821 New York 53
      Wm H Major 1870 Male 45 1824-1825 New York 53
      Mary Major 1870 Female 42 1827-1828 New York 53
      Emilie Major 1870 Female 40 1829-1830 New York 53

    6. [S960] 1880 U.S. Census (Reliability: 3), 11 Apr 2016.
      1880 Census, enumerated at 147 Second Ave in New York City, New York County, United States

      Household Role Gender Age Birthplace
      Alexander Major Self M 65 New York, United States
      Jane Major Sister F 68 New York, United States
      Sarah Major Sister F 66 New York, United States
      Maria Major Sister F 50 New York, United States
      Emily Major Sister F 48 New York, United States
      Augusta Roberts Other F 30 Sweden
      Matilda Hanson Other F 35 Sweden
      Mary Murray Other F 53 Ireland
      Catherine Johnson Other F 35 Sweden
      Catherine Duffy Other F 45 Ireland
      Charles Pitson Other M 25 England

      "United States Census, 1880," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MZ6F-BLJ : accessed 12 April 2016), Jane Major in household of Alexander Major, New York, New York, New York, United States; citing enumeration district ED 355, sheet 260A, NARA microfilm publication T9 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.), roll 0884; FHL microfilm 1,254,884.

      Researched by Ted Smith

    7. [S57] 1910 U.S. Census (Reliability: 3), 11 Apr 2016.
      Name: Mira T Mayor
      [Mira T Major]
      [Mira T Mayer]
      Age in 1910: 80
      Birth Year: abt 1830
      Birthplace: New York
      Home in 1910: Manhattan Ward 17, New York, New York
      Street: Second Ave
      House Number: 149
      Race: White
      Gender: Female
      Relation to Head of House: Head
      Marital Status: Single
      Father's Birthplace: Ireland
      Mother's Birthplace: New York
      Native Tongue: English
      Occupation: Own Income
      Home Owned or Rented: Own
      Home Free or Mortgaged: Free
      Farm or House: House
      Attended School: No
      Able to Read: Yes
      Able to Write: Yes

    8. [S1293] New York, New York, Death Index, 1862-1948, (Ancestry.com) (Reliability: 3), 11 Apr 2016.
      Name: Maria T Major
      Birth Year: abt 1834
      Age: 83
      Death Date: 24 Sep 1917
      Death Place: Manhattan, New York, USA
      Certificate Number: 28294

    9. [S1176] New York, Wills and Probate Records, 1659-1999, (Ancestry.com) (Reliability: 3), 11 Apr 2016.
      Name: Maria T Major
      Probate Place: New York, New York, USA
      Inferred Death Place: New York, USA
      Item Description: Index to Wills, Vol A-Z, 1910-1923
      Proved 15 Nov 1917


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