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 - P

"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
7123 Packard Hannah (Eacott) 1831 Scotland Eli 
1720 Packard Hollis 1828 Belchertown, MA Single
3459 Packard Leonard 1855 Germany Maggie (Tietel)
3841 Packard Oscar R. Not Given Barnard, VT Annette Roberts
1603 Packard Sadie (Joyce) 1867 New York Charles Packard
6407 Padock James 1861 Austria Helena Inacko; Anna Ambrosavicz
5108 Page Amelia 1878 Canada Single
1527 Page Henry 1865 Canada Louise Durant
3385 Page Henry 1/1871 Burlington, ME Single
4586 Page Henry C Not Given Not Given Mary A
5392 Page Julia (Laundieville) 1875 Canada Oliver Page
6224 Page Louis 1823 Canada Leona Paquette
7148 Page Peter   1866 Canada Not Listed
1517 Page Philip 1866 Joliette, Canada Angelina Mailet 
4415 Paige Alphonse 1849 Canada Victorine Houle
1144 Paige Frank 1842 Quebec, Canada Agnes St. Thomas
1865 Paine John 1849 Ireland Kate Welch
6386 Paiva Antoine 1869 Azores Islands Mary (Augustin) Frates
5132 Pangburn Sydney 1867 New York Lizzie O'Brien
4765 Papagiorgis Louis 1874 Greece Single
4967 Papastacha Pannete 1881 Greece Single
6424 Papathanasia AKA Antonopulos George 1871 Greece Single
993 Paquette Edward 1848 Canada Delima Chartier
6026 Paquette Joseph 1860 Canada Delina (Couchon)
6745 Paquette Marie (Ducharme) 1881 Canada Wilfred
3220 Paquette Theodora (Groulx) 1854 Canada Elzear
6820 Paquin Edward 1861 Canada Odile Goulet
6750 Paquin Marie St Pierre 1855 Canada Felix 
1292 Paradis Cornelia 1838 Canada Peter Paradis
3827 Paradis Eugenie 6/15/1855 Canada Octave Boutellier; Arsene Paradis
923 Paradis Francois 1847 Canada Zepherine (Rousseau)
159 Paradis Frank 1853 St. Hyacinth, Canada Single
5129 Paradis Hermengilde  1851 Canada Marie Richie
3593 Paradis Joseph 1856 Canada Sophia Perrault
3132 Paradis Marie (Gagnon) 1851 Canada Napoleon Paradis
3140 Paradis Stephanie (Perreault) 1861 Canada Joseph Paradis
5876 Pardalis John 1877 Greece Single
4911 Parent Arthur 1865 Canada Josephine Berthianne
255 Parent Noah 1857 New York Josephine (Daggle)
6785 Parent Virginie (Paquette) 1856 Canada Flavien
3413 Parka Matta M. 1857 Finland Single
4136 Parke Charles 1875 Ireland Single
4498 Parker Charles A 1872 New Hampshire Oria Hoyt
927 Parker Charles L. 1839 Lowell, MA  Maria (Barker)
5094 Parker William A 1846 Maine Alice M Cook
3294 Parks Frederick 1854 Nashua, NH Jennie A Pease
2588 Parnell Lydia 1853 Nova Scotia, Canada Charles Parnell
3286 Parsons Harry E 1858 Manchester  Sarah H
5948 Parsons Sarah H. 1814 Maine Harry E. Parsons
5436 Parsons Sybil D (Mariner) 1845 Maine Albert L Parsons
6752 Parsons William 1866 England Elizabeth Cummings
4876 Pass James A 1/1843 England Rebecca Martin
5389 Patenande Joseph 1831 Canada Liza Constantineau
1215 Patenaud Charles 1857 Canada Rose Demars
3792 Patenaud Moses 3/2/1866 Lowell, MA  Catherine Collett
5755 Patenaude Clovis 1847 Canada Selina Collett
2288 Patenaude John 1871 East Saginaw, MI Jennie (Patenaude)
5561 Patenaude Moses 03/21/1866 Fitchburg, MA Not Listed
6538 Patenaude Octavia (Trudeau) 1846 Canada Prosper Patenaude
3621 Patrick James 1868 England Annie Farrington
4064 Patrick Margaret (Russell) 6/1850 Scotland Patrick
143 Patten George F. 1846 Maine Nellie F. (Hadley)
6302 Patterson Charlotte 1840 Ireland Single
6546 Patterson George H. 08/1878 Maine Single
930 Patterson Maria 1858 Ireland Single
6541 Patterson Minnie E. (Allen) 1871 New Hampshire George Chamberlain; Charles Patterson
4950 Patterson Thomas 12/1855 Vermont Margaret O'Hara
2604 Patteson Robert S. 1843 Canada Elizabeth McLuse
3236 Paul Charles 5/1854 Ireland Mary Ann Foley
7231 Payton Mary 1868 Ireland Single
2700 Peabody Sara M 1842 Lowell, MA  John A Peobody
4075 Pearl Isaac 1830 Tunbridge, VT Mary F Bowker
1386 Pearson Clara A. 1856 Not Given Charles E. Pearson
1755 Pearson Olaf 1871 Sweden Single
901 Pearson Sarah (Wilson) 1848 Sweden John
6376 Pechacek Joseph 1879 Wisconsin Single
6698 Pedere Patrick 1841 Ireland Not Listed
4795 Pelletier Adele 1875 Canada Patrick Smith
7252 Pelletier Joseph 1866 Canada Adeline Levigne
6477 Pelletier Louis 1859 Canada Mary (Bonenfant)
198 Pellican Paul 1854 North Grafton, MA Mary (Christmas)
3281 Pellotte John F 1854 Canada Georgianna Brousard
4769 Pender Mary (Winn) 1863 Not Given John
7180 Pendergast Martin 1844 Ireland Margaret Shannon
1093 Pengally John Cook 1828 England Ellen Hunter
442 Pepin Theodon 1852 Canada Ada (Forget)
4362 Percival Harry 1863 England Jane Mack
6329 Perkins Alfrida 1876 New Hampshire Single
313 Perkins George W. 1862 New Hampshire Kate (Donegan)
3472 Perkins Viola  1870 Vermont Single
5920 Perkinson Mary (Coyle) Not Given New Brunswick, Canada James Perkinson
3120 Perley Loring 1872 Lowell, MA  Single
359 Perouse Vitelline (Langton) 1851 Canada Zephirene
4295 Perrault Denis 1863 Canada Cordelia Resho
5391 Perreault Eli  1870 Canada Mary Louise Cadorette
6189 Perreault Joseph 1850 Canada Adeline (Dion)
7331 Perry Albert 1882 Canada Single
6728 Perry Amos 1869 Prince Edward Island, Canada Mary Arsenault
5774 Perry Ann (Churchill) 1847 Ireland Thomas Perry
311 Perry Charles E. 1854 Dracut, MA Single
815 Perry Charles E. 1853 Dracut, MA Mary (Gillogly)
4278 Perry Emanuel 1860 Portugal Cath. Silva
4945 Perusse Clarina 1876 Canada Single
1643 Peters Mary 1830 Ireland Single
5092 Peters Sylvester 1838 Ireland Susie Duplesses
2998 Peterson Chas 1870 Sweden Single
3045 Peterson David P 1870 Sweden Single
3780 Peterson John 8/1862 Sweden Caroline Johnson
5329 Peterson John 1823 Not Given Not Listed
6256 Petkevicz Margaret 1877 Ireland Andrew Petkevicz
2820 Pettie Patrick F 1831 Ireland Annie Ross
6562 Peverill George 1874 Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada Agnes Brown
3856 Phelan Alice 1875 Hyde Park, MA Single
7075 Phelan Richard 1874 Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada Kate Moran
5486 Phinney Fred 1852 Lowell, MA  Ella S. Langley
3868 Picard Alexandrine 1872 Canada Single
5257 Piche Joseph 1864 Canada Marie Daclaire
6629 Pichette Louis 1853 Canada Marie L. Laveriere
4514 Pierce Charles M 3/1855 New York Agnes Boyea
5435 Pierce Elmer 1854 Vermont Nellie Sweeney
3102 Pierce James A. 1848 Lowell, MA  Not Given - Divorced
7076 Pierce Mary (Norton) 1860 Ireland John
165 Pihl Martin S. 1847 Sweden Hannah (Palm)
4286 Pihl AKA Peter Frank 1874 Portugal Single
5390 Pike Olive A 1859 Woburn, MA Philip C. Pike
4310 Pilotte Joseph 1854 Canada Georgianna Brousseau
4922 Pilotte Mrs Theophile 1835 Canada Melinie Bourgeiss
5570 Pilotte Wilfred 08/1871 Canada Odielle Martell
496 Pinard Adolphus 11/1873 St. Johnsbury, VT Single
5327 Pincince Lemina 1876 Canada Single
5127 Pincince Melina (Ratier) 1858 Canada George
2979 Pinder Thomas 1834 Ireland Not Listed
151 Pinkham Mary (Donnelly) 1863 England George
3096 Pison Thomas P 1851 New York Jane Crossulote
5326 Pitts Nason A 1842 Maine Rose A Edwards
2743 Plamondon Orphe 5/1859  Quebec, Canada Emma Pelleter
6265 Plante Georgianna 1876 Canada Single
3213 Plante Telesphore 1857 Canada Amanda Chapdelaine
4554 Platt Catherine (Ryan) 1846 Canada Thomas
7177 Pleau Joseph 1869 Canada Philomene Gagnon
7041 Pledziwier Jim 1878 Poland Not Listed
No Number Plomondon Emma (Pelletier) 1860 Canada Orphe
492 Plouff Albert 1850 Canada Mary (Crosby)
3275 Plouff Anthony 1841 Waterbury, VT Ellen Brooks; Mary Hunt; Mary Carpenter
1018 Plouff Joseph 1850 Canada Mary Ann Crosby
5459 Plouff Remi 1860 Canada Delia Landry
274 Plourde Antoine 1852 Canada Euphemie (Pelletier)
4749 Plumado Laura A  1832 Vermont Not Listed
4194 Plunkett John 1843 Ireland Katherine Brennan
4212 Poirier Joseph 1843 Canada Marie Giroux
4052 Poirier Louis 1868 Canada Single
3291 Poirier Sifroid 1844 Canada Saraphie Poirier
1143 Poliquin Benj 1834 Canada Clara Roger
2110 Pollard John W. 1853 England Single
1871 Pomerleau Henry Phileas or Philias 12/16/1849 Canada Souphine Desmarais
3359 Pomfred James 12/3/1871 Lowell, MA  Single
2552 Pondrier Pierre 1834 Canada Maria Lavelle
4011 Pontello Manuel Domingus 1871 Portugal Single
1067 Poor Ella H. 1848 Haverhill, MA  Single
892 Porter Mary J. (Vincent) 1859 Lowell, MA  Daniel
4293 Potter Alice 1855 Ireland Single
59 Potts James 6/16/1853 England Bertha Durrigan
3769 Potvin Edwidge (Brouillette) 2/1854 Canada Charles Potvin
6509 Potvin John or Joseph 1849 Canada Single
7073 Pouliot George 1873 Canada Mary Rafferty
1842 Powell Chas 1844 Albany, NY Ada L Sauder
4186 Powell John 12/1872 Rochdale, England Single
4429 Powell Thomas 1836 Wales Ann Larkin
263 Power Catherine 1843 Prince Edward Island, Canada Thomas
5597 Powers Ann (Walsh) 1834 Ireland John Powers
3517 Powers Bridget 09/1854 Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada Single
1495 Powers Delia (McCarthy) 1861 Lowell, MA  James Powers
419 Powers Edward 1848 Ireland Sabina (Joyce)
4480 Powers Edward 3/1870 Ireland Single
793 Powers Henry 1860 Lowell, MA  Single
771 Powers John 1828 Ireland Kate (Matthews)
1937 Powers John 1863 Lowell, MA  Single
2967 Powers John 1862 Lowell, MA  Mary Garrity
6164 Powers Joseph P. 1871 Lowell, MA  Annie E. (Murphy)
6952 Powers Kate (Buckley) 1869 Ireland James
4603 Powers Lawrence 1865 Marblehead, MA Single
4877 Powers Michael 1835 Ireland Ann Breen
2610 Powers Patrick 1855 Ireland Single
2512 Powers Richard 1861 Ireland Single
6163 Powers Thomas 1863 Lowell, MA  Julia McHugh
3676 Powlowski Joseph 1867 Poland Not Listed
3882 Pratt Clovis 1836 Canada Morse Pratt
6816 Pratt Mary A 1863 Maine Single
6313 Preckles Peter 1880 Greece Not Listed
2498 Precourt Jane  1868 Lowell, MA  Single
24 Prenevost Eli 1851 St. Prosper, Quebec, Canada Zephise (Nobert)
972 Prescott Carrie (Sharkley) 1864 Lowell, MA  Franck E. Prescott
2152 Prescott William 1803 Concord, MA Aseneath Knight; Emily G. Clark
2661 Presten Mary (Brennan) 1865 Lawrence, MA William E. Presten
6519 Preston Elizabeth (Currie) 1867 England Frederick Preston
180 Preston Helena 1865 Ireland Single
2738 Preston John J 1861 England Theresa Fay
6204 Prevost David 1836 Canada Martine Parent
6756 Prevy Edmond 1873 Canada Marie Louise Bergeron
2032 Price Edwin Jr. 06/27/1874 Lowell, MA  Single
4959 Price James 1860 Ireland Catherine Burke
5328 Priday William 1859 Templeton, MA Lucinda Harris
5533 Prince Alonzo 1879 Canada Single
2315 Prince Timothy T. 1821 Connecticut Julia (Fiske); Joanna (Richardson)
2714 Prior John 1845 Providence, RI Ann Riley Bownan
6150 Pritchard Mary (Demmo) 1844 Maine George Pritchard
6070 Proctor Miranda B. 1837 Maine Single
1459 Proctor Sarah (Blanchflower) 04/1857 Staleybridge, England Charles Proctor
4551 Proctor or Keeley  Annie (Keeley) 4/1868 Warren, MA Charles
5091 Proulx Henry 1870 Canada Regina Perault
5952 Proulx Josephine 1882 Canada Single
4604 Proulx Marie (Canchon) 1860 Canada Narcisse
6183 Proulx Marie AKA Mary 1851 Canada Single
6182 Proulx Philosor 1877 Canada Single
4526 Provencher Annie   4/1876 Biddeford, ME Single
5039 Provencher Jennie 1874 Maine Single
6503 Provencher Zepherin 1856 Canada Mary (Fredette)
5596 Provost Jean B. 1844 Montreal, Canada Jessie Brouillette
5969 Provost Medard 1861 Canada Emelie (Savard)
5484 Prow AKA Proulx Samuel 1859 Canada Annie Plouff
2862 Prudhomme Francois 1839 Canada Mary Beaulieu
199 Puchette Mederie 1858 Canada Artemise (Puchette)
6922 Puissianios Christos 1880 Greece Single
1941 Pulaski   Mary (McMahon) 1844 Ireland Louis Pulaski
3065 Purcell Andrew 1864 England Single
831 Purcell John H. 1855 Boston, MA Annie Shaughnessy
2118 Purcell Mary A. 1863 Lowell, MA  Single
6437 Purcell Michael 1836 Ireland Not Given - Widowed
6874 Purcell Michael 1843 Ireland Single
3369 Purcell Thomas 1865 Lowell, MA  Mary A Young
5093 Purcell Thomas P 1862 New Hampshire Single
7032 Purnell Benjamin 1820 England Charlotte  
4324 Purple Sarah (Wescott) 1848 Lonsdale, RI Preston Clark; Sidney E Purple
1069 Purtell Michael 1842 Greenfield, MA Single
1694 Putman Pierre 1864  Canada Single
4448 Pyne Daniel 1868 Ireland Single