William George Rothwell

William George Rothwell

Male 1901 - 1961  (60 years)

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  • Name William George Rothwell 
    Nickname Pete 
    Born 7 Jul 1901  New York, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Occupation Carpenter (lifelong) 
    Residence 1921  1717 Madison Street, Bushwick/Ridgewood, Bklyn/Qns, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    w/sister Jennie acc. to his marriage registration 
    Residence 1935  Otisville, Orange, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    acc. to the 1940 Census (NARA Roll T627_2709, page 4B, ED 36-44). 
    Residence 1940  Linden Avenue, Middletown, Orange, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Address:
    acc. to the 1940 Census (NARA Roll T627_2709, page 4B, ED 36-44) 
    _UID 834762D37D4D6D44A278DCFD7DC8F1690C45 
    Died 7 Oct 1961  Middletown, Orange, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Phillipsburg Cemetery, Wallkill, Orange, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I167  Victoria Boutilier's Genealogy Pages
    Last Modified 4 Aug 2012 

    Father Thomas Charles Rothwell,   b. 14 Apr 1854, Nutall Lane, Tottington Lower End, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Oct 1930, Brooklyn, Kings, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years) 
    Mother Gerda Theresia Ljungqvist,   b. 29 Oct 1865, Stockholm, Stockholm, Sverige Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Oct 1929, Brooklyn, Kings, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years) 
    Married 20 Oct 1887  Church of the Redeemer, 327 E 58th/951 2nd Ave, New York, NY, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F26  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Mary Edith Jochem,   b. 1 Jun 1900, New York, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Apr 1970, Johnstown, Fulton, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years) 
    Married 9 Nov 1921  Bronx Borough Hall, Bronx, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Witnesses Mrs. James Discepola witnessed the Rothwell/Jochem marriage Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Edith Rothwell,   b. 27 Nov 1922, Moonachie, Bergen, New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Dec 2012  (Age 90 years)
     2. Theresa Caroline Rothwell,   b. 2 May 1936, Otisville, Orange, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Aug 2013, Amsterdam, Montgomery, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
    Last Modified 23 May 2017 
    Family ID F273  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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  • Notes 
    • Polk's New York City Directory for 1933-34 [from copy at New York Public Library) has the following entry:
      William (Mary) Rothwell, carpenter, 146 E. Broadway apt 9.

      Known as Pete (from personal communication with daughter Edith in possession of the website author).

      No birth certificate has been located, none appears to have been filed. Birth date comes from family source.

      William G. Rothwell graduated from P.S. 114 "The Ryder School" in Canarsie, Brooklyn, NY in June 1916. ("Brooklyn Daily Eagle," June 30, 1916, p. 5)

      The Rothwell-Jochem marriage license is # 5884 (Bronx County, year 1921) and the marriage certificate is #4878 (Bronx County, year 1921). Copies at the New York City Municipal Archives.