Genevieve Mary CASASSA

Female 1876 - 1989  (112 years)


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  • Name Genevieve Mary CASASSA 
    Born 10 Sep 1876  Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Genevieve M. (Casassa) Corliss, born Boston, Massachusetts 10 September 1876, daughter of Albert Casassa and Rose Devoto. [1]
    Gender Female 
    Died 1989  Fitchburg, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Person ID I135082  FamilyWorld
    Last Modified 21 Apr 2018 

    Family Harvey Dykeman CORLISS,   b. 1 Jun 1875, Kittery, York County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Jul 1956, Fitchburg, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years) 
    Married 18 Nov 1901  Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • The birth record of Harvey D. Corliss and Genevieve Casassa cites their residences street addresses. The groom is age 26, first marriage, occupation Bricklayer, born Kittery, Maine, son of William E. Corliss and Mary A. Buzzell. The bride is age 23, first marriage, occupation Clerk, born Boston, daughter of Bartholomew Casassa and Hosa Devoto. [3]
    Notes 
    • 1910 census of Fitchburg, Worcester County, Massachusetts, enumerated 20 April 1910:

      - Casassa, Rosa C., age 53, widowed, mother of 10 children, 6 children still living, born Italy, both parents born Italy.
      - Casassa, Charles L., age 27, son, single, born Massachusetts, both parents born Italy, occupation Retail Merchant, Fruits.
      - Casassa, Herbert A., age 13, son, born Massachusetts, both parents born Italy.
      - Corliss, Genevieve M., age 31, daughter, first marriage, married 8 years, mother of 3 children, 3 children still living, born Massachusetts, both parents born Italy.
      - Corliss, Harvey D., age 34, son-in-law, first marriage, married 8 ye4ars, born Maine, both parents born Maine, occupation Foreman, Brick Laying Co.
      - Corliss, Elvera M., age 7, granddaughter, born Massachusetts, father born Maine, mother born Massachusetts.
      - Corliss, William J., age 5, grandson, born Massachusetts, father born Maine, mother born Massachusetts.
      - Corliss, Alice M., age 3, granddaughter, born Massachusetts, father born Maine, mother born Massachusetts.

    • 1920 census of Fitchburg, Worcester County, Massachusetts, enumerated 16 January 1920:

      - Corliss, Harvey D., age 43, born Maine, father born Maine, mother born New Hampshire, occupation Foreman?, House.
      - Corliss, Genev, age 41, wife, born Massachusetts, both parents born Italy.
      - Corliss, Alvera M., age 17, daughter, born Massachusetts, father born Maine, mother born Massachusetts, occupation Saleslady, Ret. Dry Goods.
      - Corliss, William, age 15, son, born Massachusetts, father born Maine, mother born Massachusetts, occupation Messenger, Telegraph.
      - Corliss, Alice L., age 13, daughter, born Massachusetts, father born Maine, mother born Massachusetts.
      - Corliss, Louise B., age 7, daughter, born Massachusetts, father born Maine, mother born Massachusetts.
      - Corliss, Madeline, age 5, daughter, born Massachusetts, father born Maine, mother born Massachusetts.

    • 1930 census of Fitchburg, Worcester County, Massachusetts, enumerated 11 April 1930:

      - Corliss, Harvey D., age 54, owns the home, home value $5,000, first married age 26, born Maine, both parents born Maine, occupation Mason, Building.
      - Corliss, Genevieve, age 51, wife, first married age 23, born Massachusetts, both parents born Italy.
      - Corliss, William G., age 25, son, single, born Massachusetts, father born Maine, mother born Massachusetts, occupation Salesman, Hardware Store.
      - Corliss, Alice L., age 23, daughter, single, born Massachusetts, father born Maine, mother born Massachusetts, occupation Teacher, Dancing.
      - Corliss, Louise G., age 17, daughter, born Massachusetts, father born Maine, mother born Massachusetts.
      - Corliss, Madeline B., age 15, daughter, born Massachusetts, father born Maine, mother born Massachusetts.

    • 1940 census of Fitchburg, Worcester County, Massachusetts, enumerated 27 April 1940:

      - Corliss, Harvey D., age 64, rents the home for $15, completed 8 years of education, lived in same place on 1 April 1935, born Maine, occupation Brick Layer, Contractors.
      - Corliss, Genevieve, age 63, wife, completed 8 years of education, born Massachusetts, lived in same place on 1 April 1935.

      ... the next household is ...

      - Casassa, Ernest, age 61, rents the home for $12, completed 8 years of education, born Massachusetts, lived in same place on 1 April 1935, occupation Timekeeper, Sewer Project.

      ... the residence is owned by ...

      - Peters, George, age 43, owns the home, home value $6,000, completed 4 years of high school, born Massachusetts, lived in same house on 1 April 1935, occupation Teacher, Public School.
      - Peters, Alice, age 33, wife, completed 4 years of high school, born Massachusetts, lived in same house on 1 April 1935.
      - Peters, Joyce, age 5, daughter, born Massachusetts, lived in same house on 1 April 1935.

    Children 
    +1. Elvira Mary CORLISS,   b. 25 Oct 1902, Cambridge, Middlesex County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Feb 1972, Los Angeles County, California Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years)
    +2. William Joseph CORLISS,   b. 29 Dec 1904, Fitchburg, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Mar 1985, Fitchburg, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)
    +3. Alice Louise CORLISS,   b. 25 Nov 1906, Fitchburg, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Mar 2007, Leominster, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 100 years)
     4. Louise Bernice CORLISS,   b. 16 May 1912, Fitchburg, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Jan 1964, Leominster, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 51 years)
     5. Madeline Gertrude CORLISS,   b. 7 Jun 1914, Fitchburg, Worcester County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Sep 1992, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)
    Last Modified 21 Apr 2018 
    Family ID F44405  Group Sheet

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    Link to Google MapsBorn - 10 Sep 1876 - Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 18 Nov 1901 - Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 1989 - Fitchburg, Worcester County, Massachusetts Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S73] U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007.

    2. [S70] Ancestry.com, Massachusetts, Death Index, 1901-1980.

    3. [S70] Ancestry.com, Massachusetts, Marriage Records, 1840-1915.