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William Whitton Law Dwyer

William Whitton Law Dwyer

Male 1839 - 1915  (75 years)

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  • Name William Whitton Law Dwyer 
    Born 28 Nov 1839  Dublin Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died Apr 1915  City Hospital, Boston MA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I31448  Whitton
    Last Modified 4 Apr 2018 

    Father Henry Law Dwyer,   b. 1804,   d. 14 Mar 1872  (Age 68 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Jane Whitton,   b. Abt 1810,   d. 26 Apr 1892, 4 Brighton Terrace, Sandygrove, Dublin Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 82 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 2 Sep 1837  Dublin Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F11918  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Maud C ?,   b. 1849 
    Married 1871 
    Children 
     1. Elizabeth M Dwyer,   b. 1869, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1910  (Age < 40 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 4 Apr 2018 
    Family ID F11920  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • At naturalisation Petition in 1877 birth is recorded as 19-11-1840. arrived in New York 13-6-1872 lived in Boston, MA
      1880 census at Chelsea Street Boston a Lawyer
      at 1910 census at West Brookline Street, Boston a Lawyer

      Death of Judge William Whitton Dwyer Due to Burns Received About a Week Ago. The funeral of Judge William Whitton Dwyer of 174 West Brookline st, South End, who died Thursday, will take place tomorrow afternoon. There will be services at the Church of the Immaculate Conception at 2 o’clock. Judge Dwyer was 75 years old and for several years had been an invalid. The immediate cause of death however was burns received when set alight his clothing,last week Thursday while reading- his newspaper and smoking He died at the City Hospital. He was appointed judge of the East Boston District Court when it was established by Gov Gaston 40 year.s ago and continued in that office for a number of years. He was engaged in "the practice of law' until his health failed. After leaving East Boston he lived in the Spring Hill section of Somerville and for about 15 years past had made his home on West Brookline St He is survived by his wife Christina M. Dwyer.