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Francis Joseph BOQUEL

Francis Joseph BOQUEL

Male 1892 - 1962  (69 years)

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  • Name Francis Joseph BOQUEL  [1, 2
    Nickname Frank 
    Relationshipwith John Louis CARR
    Birth 21 AUG 1892  Jersey City, Hudson, New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Gender Male 
    Census 1900  Jersey City, Hudson, New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Census 1910  Jersey City, Hudson, New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence JUN 1917  27 Westervelt Place, Jersey City, Hudson, New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Occupation JUN 1917  Court House, Jersey City, Hudson, New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Draft Registration 05 JUN 1917  Jersey City, Hudson, New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Military Service 1918  [6
    Census 1920  27 Westervelt Place, Jersey City, Hudson, New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Residence 1922  27 Westervelt Place, Jersey City, Hudson, New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Census 1940  50 Prescott Street, Jersey City, Hudson, New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Draft Registration 27 APR 1942  26 Journal Square, Jersey City, Hudson, New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Death 25 JUL 1962  Secaucus, Hudson, New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [11, 12
    Obituary 26 JUL 1962  Jersey City, Hudson, New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [13
    Age 69 years 
    Burial Aft 25 JUL 1962  Holy Cross Cemetery, North Arlington, Bergen, New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I1051  Carr-Scott
    Last Modified 25 OCT 2023 

    Father Ancestors Joseph F. BOQUEL,   b. AUG 1864, South Bethlehem, Armstrong, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 15 DEC 1936, New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location (Age ~ 72 years) 
    Mother Ancestors Catharine SCANLON,   b. 09 SEP 1865, Jersey City, Hudson, New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this locationd. AUG 1946, New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 80 years) 
    Marriage 12 JUN 1889  St. Patrick Catholic Church, Jersey City, Hudson, New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Age at Marriage Joseph was 24 years and 10 months old - Catharine was 23 years and 9 months old. 
    Family ID F2362  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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    Link to Google MapsBirth - 21 AUG 1892 - Jersey City, Hudson, New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1900 - Jersey City, Hudson, New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - Joseph Boquel (46) was shown living at 27 Westervelt Street, Jersey City, NJ with his wife, Kate (41) and children Frank (17), Florence 14), Adelaide (12) and Joseph (9). Joseph was employed as an oil yard (railroad?) fireman and Frank was a truck driver. - 1910 - Jersey City, Hudson, New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - JUN 1917 - 27 Westervelt Place, Jersey City, Hudson, New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Deputy Sheriff for Hudson County, NJ - JUN 1917 - Court House, Jersey City, Hudson, New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDraft Registration - Name: Frank Joseph Boquel Race: White Marital status: Single Birth Date: 21 Aug 1892 Birth Place: New Jersey, USA Street address: 27 Westervelt St Residence Place: Jersey City, Hudson, New Jersey, USA - 05 JUN 1917 - Jersey City, Hudson, New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - Joseph (56) was shown living with his wife, Kate (51), at 27 Westervelt Place in Jersey City with four children: Frank (26), Florence (23), Adelaide (22) and Josephine (18). Joseph was an oil works foreman and his son was a railroad car inspector. - 1920 - 27 Westervelt Place, Jersey City, Hudson, New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - City Directories, 1822-1995 Name Frank J Boquel Residence Year 1922 Street Address 27 Westervelt pl Residence Place Jersey City, New Jersey, USA Occupation Collector Publication Title Jersey City, New Jersey, City Directory, 1922 - 1922 - 27 Westervelt Place, Jersey City, Hudson, New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1940 - 50 Prescott Street, Jersey City, Hudson, New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDraft Registration - Name: Frank Joseph Boquel Gender: Male Race: White Birth Date: 21 Aug 1892 Birth Place: Jersey City, New Jersey, USA Residence Place: Jc, New Jersey, USA Military Draft Date: 1942 Mother: Catherine Boquel - 27 APR 1942 - 26 Journal Square, Jersey City, Hudson, New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDeath - 25 JUL 1962 - Secaucus, Hudson, New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsObituary - Railroadman, 69, Set To Retire, Killed By Train (Special to The Record) Jersey City, July 26 — Frank Boquel, 69, of Rutherford, a switchman on the Erie-Lackawanna Railroad who was due to retire in less than a month, died yesterday when he fell beneath the wheels of a freight train in the Croxton Yards. Mr. Boquel had worked at the yards for 37 years. He would have retired August 22, his seventieth birthday. He lived at 43 Elycroft Parkway, Rutherford. A doctor sent from St. Francis Hospital pronounced Mr. Boquel dead at the scene. It is thought that the switchman accidentally slipped under the wheels of the fifth car in a 10-car freight train. Mr. Boquel, a veteran of World War I, is survived by two sisters, Mrs. Adelaide Frank, with whom he lived, and Mrs. Florence Kennedy; and a brother, Joseph. A solemn requiem mass will be offered Saturday at 9:4S A. M. at St. Mary’s R. C. Church, Rutherford. The funeral will be from Mr. Boquel's home. Burial will follow in Holy Cross Cemetery, North Arlington. Funeral arrangements are being handled by Fallon Funeral Home, l7 Boers Street, Jersey City. The Record (Hackensack, NJ) - 26 JUL 1962 - Jersey City, Hudson, New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBurial - Aft 25 JUL 1962 - Holy Cross Cemetery, North Arlington, Bergen, New Jersey, USA Find all individuals with events at this location Link to Google Earth
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    Pin Legend Address Cemetery Farm Town Parish City County/Shire State/Province Country Region Not Set

  • Documents 22 Documents

    Headstones
    Boquel, Bridget (1847-1930)
    Boquel, Bridget (1847-1930)
    Plot: Block 1, Section A, Grave 25

  • Sources 
    1. [S242 ] U.S. World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918, (National Archives and Records Administration), Database online. Registration Location: Hudson County, New Jersey; Roll: ; Draft Board: .
      Record for Frank Joseph Boquel

    2. [S65] U.S. World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942, (Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2007), Database online. Roll: ; Local board: Jc , .
      Record for Frank Joseph Boquel

    3. [S273] New Jersey Births and Christenings Index, 1660-1931, https://www.ancestry.com/discoveryui-content/view/1284299:2539.

    4. [S1232] U.S. Veterans Administration Master Index, 1917-1940, https://www.ancestry.com/discoveryui-content/view/417497:61861.
      Name: Frank Joseph Boquel
      Record Type: Military Service
      Birth Date: 21 Aug 1892
      Residence Place: Jersey City, New Jersey
      Death Date: 25 Jul 1962

    5. [S263] 1900 United States Federal Census, https://www.ancestry.com/discoveryui-content/view/31760561:7602.

    6. [S1232] U.S. Veterans Administration Master Index, 1917-1940, https://www.ancestry.com/discoveryui-content/view/417497:61861.

    7. [S265] 1920 United States Federal Census, https://www.ancestry.com/discoveryui-content/view/18893167:6061.

    8. [S1024] U.S. City Directories, 1822-1995, https://www.ancestry.com/discoveryui-content/view/722948640:2469.

    9. [S378] 1940 United States Federal Census, https://www.ancestry.com/discoveryui-content/view/135626449:2442.

    10. [S65] U.S. World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942, (Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2007), https://www.ancestry.com/discoveryui-content/view/8797466:1002.

    11. [S486] U.S. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007, https://www.ancestry.com/discoveryui-content/view/9599032:60901.
      Name: Frank Joseph Boquel
      Gender: Male
      Race: White
      Birth Date: 22 Aug 1892
      Birth Place: Jersey City, New Jersey
      Father: Joseph F Boquel
      Mother: Catherine Scanlon
      Type of Claim: Original SSN.
      Notes:
      Jan 1937: Name listed as FRANK JOSEPH BOQUEL

    12. [S1007] U.S. Railroad Retirement Pension Index, 1934-1987.
      Name: F Boquel
      [Frank Joseph Boquel]
      Birth Date: Apr 1907
      Death Date: Jul 1962
      Claim ID: D399095
      SSN: 706160088
      Industry: Railroad
      This record incorrectly notes that F Boquel's birth was in 1907.

    13. [S1172] Newspapers.com Obituary Index, 1800s-current, https://www.newspapers.com/image/491092693/?terms=frank%20boquel&match=1.