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Catherine White Darrell
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Birth: Mar. 12, 1914
Brooklyn
Kings County (Brooklyn)
New York, USA
Death: Jan., 1972
Brooklyn
Kings County (Brooklyn)
New York, USA

Daughter of Thomas Brisbane White and Margaret Carchrie.

Catherine is the only child in her family that was born in the USA. All her siblings were born in Scotland.

Listed in 1915 New York State Census, Kings County, New York City, age 1, at 29 Coffey St, living with father Thomas, 49, mother Margaret, 40, and siblings Margaret, 19, Thomas Jr, 16, Mary, 14, and William, 12. Thomas worked as a sailmaker. Daughter Margaret worked as a laundry helper. Thomas Jr. worked as an electrician helper. All born in Scotland and listed as aliens, except Katherine who was born in the USA. Also living there was Margaret's mother, Margaret Carchrie, 60 (actually 65), born in Scotland. Thomas had been in the USA 7 years. Margaret, Mary, and William had been in the USA 3 years. Daughter Margaret, Thomas Jr., and Margaret Carchrie had been in the USA 2 years.

Listed in 1920 Census, Kings County, Brooklyn, NY, age 5, at 29 Coffey St, Brooklyn, NY, living with father Thomas, 50, mother Margaret, 43, and siblings Margaret, 23, Thomas, 21, Mary, 19, and William, 17. Catherine born in New York, all others born in Scotland. Thomas Sr immigrated in 1902. Margaret, Margaret, Thomas, Mary and William immigrated in 1912. All that immigrated were still aliens. Thomas Sr. worked as a ship yard dock hand. Mary was a laundress at a laundry. Thomas was a ship yard electrician. Mary was a candy shop operator. William was a shipyard iron worker.

Listed in 1925 New York State Census, Kings County, New York City, age 10, at 29 Coffey St, living with brother in law Joseph, 34, sister Mary, 24, and niece Grace, 3, and nephew Joseph, 85 days. Also living ther was father Thomas, 59, and brother William, 22. Joseph and William worked as chauffers, and Thomas worked as a dockhand.

Listed in 1930 Census, Brooklyn, Kings County, NY, age 16, at 39 Coffey St, Brooklyn, NY, living with sister Mary, 29, and Mary's husband, Joseph Knight, 37, and the Knight children Grace, 8, and Joseph, 5 1/12. All born in New York, except Mary born in Scotland. Joseph worked as a city chauffer. Also living there was Joseph's nephew Gerard Murphy, 9, Catherine's father Thomas, 65, and her brother William, 27. Thomas worked as a dock laborer, William worked as a dock pipe fitter, and Catherine worked as a factory helper. Mary naturalized in 1912.

Catherine married Hilton Darrell Jr on May 8, 1937 in Kings County, NY, certificate # 6701.

Listed in 1940 Census, Brooklyn, Kings County, NY, age 29, at 217 ?ikeman St, with husband Hilton, 31. Both born in New York City. Hilton worked as a laundry truck driver. Catherine worked as a typist for a life insurance company. Catherine may have reported a false age to hide the age difference between her and her husband.

Buried in Evergreens Cemetery, Brooklyn, NY, on Jan 18, 1972. Burial record # 459646. Buried in Redemption Section, Grave # 2410.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Thomas Brisbane White (1866 - 1961)
  Margaret Carchrie White (1874 - 1924)
 
 Spouse:
  Hilton Saunders Darrell (1908 - 1956)*
 
 Siblings:
  Margaret White Hemlow (1895 - 1956)*
  Thomas Brisbane White (1899 - 1957)*
  Mary C White Knight (1901 - 1986)*
  William Melvin White (1903 - 1958)*
  Catherine White Darrell (1914 - 1972)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
The Evergreens Cemetery
Brooklyn
Kings County (Brooklyn)
New York, USA
Plot: Redemption section, plot 2410
 
Created by: Matt Randolph
Record added: Aug 16, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 95464012
Catherine <i>White</i> Darrell
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Catherine <i>White</i> Darrell
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Catherine <i>White</i> Darrell
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