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William Banford Moffatt

Male 1853 - 1933  (80 years)


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  • Name William Banford Moffatt  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Born 13 March 1853  Drumcor, County Cavan, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Submitter 86 
    Died 20 October 1933  Northampton, Hampshire Co., Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Person ID I43493  Clan Moffat Genealogy
    Last Modified 6 February 2008 

    Father Galbraith Moffatt, Sr.,   b. about 1829, Clabby, County Fermanagh, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 January 1913, Drumcor, County Cavan, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 84 years) 
    Mother Jane Banford,   b. about 1828, Crievehill, County Fermanagh, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 December 1902, Clabby, County Fermanagh, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 74 years) 
    Family ID F15151  Family Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family/Spouse Margaret A. Irving,   b. 28 March 1854, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 December 1900, Lowell, Middlesex Co., Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 46 years) 
    Married 25 September 1877  Lowell, Middlesex Co., Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Children 
    +1. Mary E J Moffatt,   b. 8 August 1878, Lowell, Middlesex Co., Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 June 1956  (Age 77 years)
    +2. William Andrew Galbraith Moffatt,   b. 9 October 1883, Lowell, Middlesex Co., Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 March 1984, Dongan Hills, Richmond Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 100 years)
    Family ID F15150  Family Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 25 September 1877 - Lowell, Middlesex Co., Massachusetts, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • !BIRTH: 13 Mar 1853; the passport application below says that he was born in County Fermanagh.

      !IMMIGRATION: His passport application states that he immigrated to the United States, "sailing from Ireland about April 15, 1873; that he resided 51 years, uniterruptedly, in the United States from 1873 to 1924 at Lowell; that he was naturalized as a citizen of the United States before the Superior Court of Middlesex County at Lowell, Mass., Oct. 4, 1880.

      !RESIDENCE: 1904 35 London St., Lowell, Massachussetts per Immigration record of nephew, Robert James Banford and niece, Annie Banford.

      !RESIDENCE: 1924; Lowell, Massachusetts
      U.S. Passport Applications, 1795-1925 <http://www.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=1174&enc=1> about William B Moffatt
      Name: William B Moffatt
      Occupation: Retired
      Birth Date: 13 Mar 1853
      Birth Place: Fermanagh, Ireland
      Residence: Lowell, Massachusetts
      Passport Issue Date: 25 Apr 1924
      Father Name: Galbraith Moffatt
      Father's Birth Location: Ireland
      Father's Residence: Deceased
      Passport Includes a Photo: Yes
      He planned to go abroad temporarily, and return to the U.S. within six months; visiting the countries of Ireland and England. "I intend to leave the United States from the port of New York sailing on board the California on June 28, 1924.
      Source: Ancestry.com; Passport Applications, January 2, 1906 - March 31, 1925 (M1490) [2]

  • Sources 
    1. [S1] Original Moffat GEDCOM File, Robert and Frances Moffitt.

    2. [S1608] GEDCOM file titled “James Banford descendants.ged”, submitted by Nick Cimino.


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