Greater Lowell Genealogy Club

Serving Lowell, Massachusetts and surrounding towns

Events

Local...

Chelmsford Genealogy Club Meetings, first Tuesday of the month, Chelmsford, MA

MSOG Merrimack Valley Chapter Meetings

Regional...

Massachusetts Genealogical Council Annual Meeting and Seminar, July 26, 2014, Mansfield, MA

Celtic Connections Conference
Aug. 15 & 16,  2014, Waltham, MA

Ames Society 2014 Convention
October 4 & 5, 2014, Chicopee, MA

Family History Day
October 25, Saturday, 8:30-1:30, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 90 Clinton Street, Concord NH

New England Regional Genealogical Consortium 2015, April 15 - 19 , 2015, Providence, RI

National...

RootsTech, Feb. 6 - 8, 2014, Salt Lake City, Utah

Overseers of the Poor Collection (1880s - 1920s) Index - A

"The Overseers of the Poor office was responsible for dispersing aid to the poor of Lowell. This collection consists of 6000+ individual files of people who applied for aid, ranging from transportation money to burials of the poor. The family history information contained in these files is extensive and often chronicle the complete travel history of many who came to Lowell looking for work." -Lowell City Hall Archives

For more information, please contact the Lowell Historic Board, 375 Merrimack Street, 2nd Floor, Room 55, Lowell, MA 01852, 978-674-4144 (P)

Folder Last Name  First Name DOB Birth Place Spouse
4272 Abare  Edward  1864 Canada Malvina Dumas
6806 Abberton Michael 1867 Ireland Kate Smith
1774 Abbott Elizabeth 1864 Nova Scotia, Canada Not Given
477 Abbott Emma M. (Day) 1852 Vermont Andrew
2678 Abbott Fred E. 1862 Milford, NH Single
293 Abbott George A. 1844 Lowell, MA  Julia Duffiner
1857 Abbott Hezekiah 4/1822 Lyndborough, NH Annette Coburn
7342 Abbott James 1886 Maine Single
2518 Abbott Not Given 1816 Vermont Hannah D. Willis
7022 Abbourd Sali 1882 Syria Sadi Ayoub
1543 Abdello Joseph 1875 Syria Sada Abdu
7348 Abdo Michael 1878 Syria Marianna Wehbey
3522 Abels John S. 1852 Canada Susan Burns
1782 Abercrombie John 1829 Ireland Bridget Dowd
6701 Abobcy Nicholas 1881 Syria Mahaly Kalif
7118 Abraham John 1868 Syria Hidalch Michael
1868 Adams Albert or Norbert 1820 Canada Angele Fafard
7239 Adams Clara (Brown) 1860 Vermont William Y.
4073 Adams Frederick 1849 Anson, ME Abby A. Neal
428 Adams James 7/1848 Vermont Ella L. Wilson
4838 Adamson Annie 1825 England Single
2709 Adie James 1859 Scotland Margaret Collins
3238 Adie Miles 1843 Scotland Susan Rush
3280 Adler David 1854 Russia Eva Flicker
4131 Aharer Annie (Houlton) 4/201893 North Billerica, MA James H Ahaur; Michael Murphy
668 Ahern Flora (McDonald) 1828 Scotland John
3259 Ahern Maggie 1871 Prince Edward Island, Canada Single
7080 Aid Thomas 1876 Syria Ann Toily
7081 Aiken or Arcand Arthur 1866 Newport, VT Melvina Hamel
6021 Aimie Jean B. 1850 Alexandria, Egypt Katherina Antoine
6880 Ainsworth Maria (Northam) Maiden 1859 England Henry Maiden; James
4291 Aird James 7/1813 Scotland Merciline Mercil
4700 Aitken William 1827 Scotland Mary Greene
542 Albert Edward 1849 Canada Caroline Dumas
182 Alex Emily 1837 Canada Joseph
78 Alexander David 1869 Ireland Single
No Number Alexander Joseph 1846 Canada Eulalie Desmarais; Phoebe Champaigne Leuchin
490 Alexander Mary 1846 Canada Joseph
7196 Alexandrupolos Stamtas 1883 Greece Single
6985 Allard Alexis 1853 Canada Aurelie Oger; Elizabeth Corbeille
3384 Allard Ferdina 1846 Canada Arcillie Lefebre
6200 Allard Norbert 1825 Canada Philomene Caron
6657 Allard Omer 1866 Canada Marie Cushing
1476 Allen Cathennie (Frodden) 03/1862 Andover, MA Thomas E. Allen
6872 Allen Catherine  1823 Ireland James
6266 Allen Elizabeth 1850 Nova Scotia, Canada John Martin; James Allen
3632 Allen John J. 1837 Coventry, VT Single
48 Allen Mary (Gorbutt) 1818 Manchester, England Michael
4689 Allen Maurice W 1862 Lowell, MA  Not Listed
5666 Allen Nellie 1875 Pennsylvania Single
6463 Allen Oliver C. 07/26/1852 Alabama Delia Grass AKA Legrass
7109 Allen Patrick 1839 Ireland Bridget Mooney
7343 Allen Robert 1861 Scotland Single
2781 Allen Willie 1867 New York Single
5975 Allison Annie 1872 North Carolina Single
3203 Allison George W. 1845 Springfield, MA Single
1041 Alsopp Harriet 1864 England Single
5158 Amadon Samuel 1820 Vermont Fannie Flood
3182 Ambo Marie 1831 Canada John Ambo
1364 Ambrose Joseph 1848 Lowell, MA  Ellen Ducey
370 Amelin Adolph 1852 Canada Harriet Trochet
1315 Ames Eben H. 1837 Lyle, NH Elizabeth Ames
1250 Amyot Alphone 1866 Canada Single
6229 Amyot Joseph 1869 Canada Eugenie Grotechiere
6248 Anara Nassef 1865 Syria Julia Casses
7057 Anastatiade Angello or Angela 1881 Greece Nicholas
7186 Anctil Achille 1842 Canada Bellesemere Martin
5744 Anctil Arthur 1873 Canada Ernestine Deschenes
5756 Anderson Andrew 1844 Sweden Single
3156 Anderson Annie 1864 Sweden Single
5279 Anderson Annie 1860 England Single
3623 Anderson Annie (Eagan) 1862 England Robert Anderson
2291 Anderson Benjamin 1839 Sweden Hilda Maria Norlin
3253 Anderson Carl 1871 Sweden Single
2897 Anderson Ellen J. 1862 Ireland Thomas Anderson
5815 Anderson Gustavus 1839 Sweden Johanna 
3902 Anderson Hannah 1869 Sweden Single
6944 Anderson Helen A (Reynolds) 1858 Providence, RI John P.
5558 Anderson Mary (Smith) 1872 Lowell, MA  Thomas J. Richardson, John A. Anderson
1610 Anderson Sarah  1861 England Single
279 Anderson or Hutchinson Nellie 12/1878 Scotland Not Listed
3297 Andres Johanna (Hickey) 1842 Lowell, MA  Maurice Dunlavy; James
No Number Andrew  Sarah 1856 England Henry Anderson
7334 Andrews Emma   1856 Lowell, MA  Single
103 Andrews Jessie M. (Gilbert) 9/14/1856 St. John, New Brunswick, Canada William M.
3617 Andrews Mary (Eno) 1856 Canada Otis Andrews
4137 Andrews Sarah (Bailey) 8/12/1855 England Henry
6260 Angello Joseph 1868 England Single
1212 Angelo Margaret 1866 England Single
7267 Angier Charles 1860 Springfield, VT Margaret Molloy
1830 Angluin Elizabeth (Murphy) 4/1860 Lowell, MA  Wm Anglium
7339 Annable Amelia (Hundmark) 1853 Germany John J.
5594 Ansera George 1867 Syria Maria Yarad
5977 Ansera Jennie   1870 Arabia George Ansera
5280 Ansera Nerna 1871 Syria Not Listed
6263 Ansera Salem 1868 Syria Carnia Busharra
5922 Archambault Alexander 1870 Canada Sadie Brunelle
446 Archambault Delinia (Murray) 1839 Canada Joseph
1178 Archambault Treffle 1869 Canada Single
3556 Archambeault Joseph 1866 Canada Josephine Ducharme
6685 Archambeault Lydia 1881 Canada Single
2531 Archer Frank 1868 Vermont Single
1389 Archibald James 1857 Ireland Kate Kelly
4270 Arey Hattie P  Not Given Not Given William H.
5810 Arguin Joseph 1840 Canada Marie Boutin
No Number Aris Olivine 5/1868 Canada George
425 Aris or Daris Olivine 5/1868 Canada George
191 Arlington Mabel 1869 Vermont Single
1556 Armor Hannah (Norton) 1860 Not Given James Armor
3795 Armstrong Andrew 1820 Ireland Isabella McKenzie
1105 Armstrong Annie 1867 Lowell, MA  Single
5684 Armstrong Charles 1874 Ireland Mary A. Riley
1293 Armstrong Elizabeth 1852 England Thomas Ralph; Richard Armstrong
1711 Armstrong Hugh 1834 Malta Single
4704 Armstrong James 1839 Ireland Eliza Naughey
6227 Armstrong James 1871 Ireland Margaret Muldoon
3157 Armstrong John H. 1872 England Single
3462 Armstrong Judson 1873 Nova Scotia, Canada Single
1607 Armstrong Kate (Mooney) 1862 Ireland Edward Armstrong
4701 Armstrong Mary (McLaughlin) 1853 Ireland John
1163 Armstrong Mary Ellen (Flood) 1845 Ireland William Armstrong
6308 Armstrong Nellie V. 1865 New York Single
6151 Arneault Eva 1882 Canada Single
5698 Arnold Robert 1867 Ireland Bridget Fallon
7204 Arpin Daniel 1881 Canada Single
4363 Arpin Isaac 1847 Canada Emma Rivers
7344 Arsenion Vacilo 1878 Greece Single
666 Arundel Jane (Alcock) 1835 Ireland Joseph
5172 Arundel John J. 1869 Gloucester, MA Margaret Mansfield
52 Arundel Mary J. 1864 Gloucester, MA Single
6939 Ash Johanna (Moore) 1835 Ireland Thomas
4688 Ash John 1875 Ireland Not Listed
565 Ash Mary (Claffey) 1829 Ireland Samuel
6523 Ash   Ellen  (Welch) 1832 Ireland Edmund Ash
1725 Ashley Alice 1871 Prince Edward Island, Canada Single
889 Ashton James 1869 Newton, MA Single
4775 Ashton William J. 1828 England Elizabeth Whittemore
6462 Ashworth Ann (Gilmore) 1846 Ireland Michael Ashworth
634 Ashworth Jane (West) 3/1850 Montreal, Canada Richard
1034 Ashworth Mary 1820 England Samuel Denby, Daniel Ashworth
6046 Aspin Robert   1854 Scotland Elizabeth Hibbard
2476 Aspinall Julia (Driscoll) 1839 Ireland Richard Aspinall
6551 Asseff AKA Sted Mary 1881 Syria Single
5900 Asselin Eusebe 1867 Canada Margaret Lucier
1038 Atkinson Eva A. (Austin) 1864 New York George Atkinson
2046 Atkinson Mary (Quinn) 04/1860 Ireland Rudolphus A. Atkinson
4898 Atwood Josephine (Healey) 1855 Suncook, NH William
2204 Aubin George 1867 Canada Single
5469 Aubrey Amos 1865 New York Phoebe Prince
6335 Auckland Alexander 1844 England Single
4528 Aucoin AKA Wedge  Maxime 1858 Prince Edward Island, Canada Olive Aban; Emma Chaisson (Gaudette)
3658 Auger Alfred 1841 Canada Elizabeth Dumoulon
1634 Auger Joseph 1860 Canada Marie Roy
5454 Augustine Isadore 1845 New Brunswick, Canada Catherine Dedin
4695 Austin Clara 1869 Quebec, Canada Single
566 Austin Ethel (Monteith) 1866 Ireland Frank
5442 Austin George 1872 Billerica, MA Single
3032 Austin Josephine 11/1870  Billerica Center, MA Single
5757 Austin William 1861 Billerica, MA Margaret McMilkin
3862 Avison Mary 1867 England Single
2444 Ayer Oscar 12/06/1866 Vermont Kate McDonald
3015 Ayer Rose 1870 Waltham, MA Earl Ayer
6001 Ayer or Ayers Nellie (Flemings) 1865 New York Frank Ayer or Ayers
1005 Ayers Jennie 1869 New Brunswick, Canada Single
3924 Ayers Leura (Keating) 1864 Maine Hosea Ayers
881 Ayers Nellie 1866 Warren, RI Single
3503 Ayotte Adolphe 1852 Canada Julia Sawyer
4499 Ayotte Joseph 1849 Canada Annie Fregon
7262 Ayotte Joseph 1854 Canada Clara Bissette; Odilla Belanger
7341 Ayotte Samuel 1881 Canada Lena Bernard