McArthur, Alvah H. 1a 2a

Birth Name McArthur, Alvah H. 3a 4a
Gender male
Age at Death 75 years, 8 months, 23 days

Events

Event Date Place Description Notes Sources
Birth April 9, 1867 Prince Edward Island, Canada PEI or Massachusetts
3b 4b
Death January 2, 1943 Massachusetts, United States  
 
Residence   New England, United States  
4c
Residence April 1, 1940 Pittsfield, Berkshire, Massachusetts  
3c
Marriage about 1888   married 12 years in 1900 census
 

Parents

Relation to main person Name Relation within this family (if not by birth)
Father McArthur, Cornelius
Mother Dyment, Elizabeth
    Brother     McArthur, Phineas C.
    Sister     McArthur, Melvina
         McArthur, Alvah H.
    Brother     McArthur, William Erving
 
Father McArthur, Cornelius
Stepmother Rogers, Katie Jane
    Half-brother     McArthur, James Gordon
    Half-sister     McArthur, Sarah Ann
    Half-sister     McArthur, Elizabeth
    Half-brother     McArthur, Alexander B.
    Half-sister     McArthur, Ellen

Families

    Family of McArthur, Alvah H. and Ross, Elizabeth Mary
Married Wife Ross, Elizabeth Mary
   
Event Date Place Description Notes Sources
Marriage May 5, 1888 Cambridge, Middlesex, Massachusetts  
 
  Children
  1. McArthur, Ethel Elizabeth
  2. McArthur, Florence May
  3. McArthur, Jessie R.
  4. McArthur, Cornelius Ernest
  5. McArthur, Lillian Evelyn

Media

Narrative

Born on April 9 1867 to Cornelius E Macarthur and Elizabeth Dyment, according to his obituary, Alvah may have been the son registered in Cambridge, Massachusetts as Josephus. On the 1900 census form, Alvah gave his year of immigration as 1868 (his brother gave 1870). Alvah was the superintendent of a cemetery.

He married Elizabeth May Ross, daughter of John and Elizabeth Ross, on 23 May 1888 in Cambridge, Massachusetts. At the time of his marriage Alvah gave his occupation as marble cutter. They had six children, 5 girls and one son, who died young.

He died on 2 Jan 1943 in Pittsfield, Massachusetts, USA.

 

 

 

Pedigree

  1. McArthur, Cornelius
    1. Dyment, Elizabeth
      1. McArthur, Phineas C.
      2. McArthur, Melvina
      3. McArthur, Alvah H.
        1. Ross, Elizabeth Mary
          1. McArthur, Ethel Elizabeth
          2. McArthur, Florence May
          3. McArthur, Jessie R.
          4. McArthur, Cornelius Ernest
          5. McArthur, Lillian Evelyn
      4. McArthur, William Erving

Source References

  1. Dyment, Jane: Ancestry Family Trees
      • Page: Ancestry Family Trees
  2. 1880 United States Federal Census
      • Citation:

        United States Census, 1880," index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/MHXM-BM2 : accessed 14 July 2012), Phinuis Mcarthur in household of Cornelius Mcarthur, Cambridge, Middlesex, Massachusetts.

  3. Ancestry.com: 1940 United States Federal Census
      • Page: Year: 1940; Census Place: Pittsfield, Berkshire, Massachusetts; Roll: T627_1570; Page: 10B; Enumeration District: 2-121.
      • Source text:

        Birth date: abt 1867 Birth place: Canada English Residence date: 1 Apr 1940 Residence place: Pittsfield, Berkshire, Massachusetts, United States

      • Page: Year: 1940; Census Place: Pittsfield, Berkshire, Massachusetts; Roll: T627_1570; Page: 10B; Enumeration District: 2-121.
      • Source text:

        Birth date: abt 1867 Birth place: Canada English Residence date: 1 Apr 1940 Residence place: Pittsfield, Berkshire, Massachusetts, United States

      • Page: Year: 1940; Census Place: Pittsfield, Berkshire, Massachusetts; Roll: T627_1570; Page: 10B; Enumeration District: 2-121.
      • Source text:

        Birth date: abt 1867 Birth place: Canada English Residence date: 1 Apr 1940 Residence place: Pittsfield, Berkshire, Massachusetts, United States

  4. Ancestry.com: U.S. Naturalization Record Indexes, 1791-1992 (Indexed in World Archives Project)
      • Source text:

        Birth date: 9 Apr 1867 Birth place: Great Britain Residence date: Residence place: Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, and Vermont

      • Source text:

        Birth date: 9 Apr 1867 Birth place: Great Britain Residence date: Residence place: Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, and Vermont

      • Source text:

        Birth date: 9 Apr 1867 Birth place: Great Britain Residence date: Residence place: Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, and Vermont