Greater Lowell Genealogy Club

Serving Lowell, Massachusetts and surrounding towns



Crime and Punishment in 19th Century Lowell with Walter Hickey, March 29, Pollard Memorial Library, Lowell, MA

GLGC Meeting, April 12, Pollard Memorial Library, Lowell, MA. Eileen Loucraft: Lowell Doughboys - How Lowell participated in and was affected by the Great War.

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

MSOG Merrimack Valley Chapter Meetings


American-Canadian Genealogical Society
Fall Classes
are starting Nov., 2nd., Manchester, NH

New England Family History Conference, March 29, 2014, Franklin, MA

Polish Genealogical Society of Massachusetts
25th Anniversary Polish and Eastern European Genealogy Roadshow

June 21, 2014, Chicopee, MA

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

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


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

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

"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
4217 Qady or Kady Thomas 1823 Ireland Not Listed
5562 Qiurk William 1847 Ireland Not Given - Widowed
6906 Qualey Nora 1877 Ireland Single
7124 Queenan Bridget 1839 Ireland Single
3654 Queenan Nora 1865 Ireland Single
683 Quigley Ann (Payden) 1853 England Edward
7064 Quigley Frank A 1869 New York Single
2374 Quigley Mary (Molloy) 1825 Scotland John Quigley
5211 Quigley William   1868 Chelmsford, MA Theresa Jones
7256 Quill Timothy 1869 Ireland Not Listed
2609 Quinlan Bridget (Gibbons) 1845 Ireland John Quinlan
235 Quinlan Michael 1847 Ireland Single
3712 Quinlan William L 11/9/1867 England Margaret Molloy
2197 Quinn Alice 1869 Lowell, MA  Single
6682 Quinn Annie 1871 Lowell, MA  Single
3721 Quinn Bridget 1817 Ireland Francis Quinn
6732 Quinn Bridget (Naphen) 1843 Ireland Michael
1673 Quinn Catherine (Onley) 1830 Ireland James Quinn
3775 Quinn Ellen (Sullivan) 3/1863 Ireland Patrick H Quinn
1972 Quinn Francis 1863 Scotland Single
25 Quinn Hannah 1866 Ireland Single
3414 Quinn James 07/1876 Ireland Single
No Number Quinn James F. 1844 Lowell, MA  Bridget (Savage)
2712 Quinn James F. Jr 1873 Lowell, MA  Single
6375 Quinn Maria 1880 Ireland Single
1083 Quinn Mary (McCabe) 1860 Lowell, MA  Frank Quinn
5219 Quinn Mary (Sullivan) 1840 Ireland Maurice
6720 Quinn Mary A 1874 Lawrence, MA Single
4808 Quinn Patrick Not Given Not Given Not Listed
193 Quinn Roger 1862 Ireland Single
1545 Quinn Sarah (McKeoron) Not Given Ireland Charles Quinn
2485 Quinn Thomas 1858 Ireland Mary Ann Lamb
3193 Quinn Winifred (Gerin) 1872 England John Quinn
3927 Quinn AKA Lynch Cornelius AKA Thomas 1865 Lowell, MA  Single
1460 Quirk Thomas 1839 Ireland Mary Sherlock