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Birth: 1823, Ireland
Death: May 19, 1889
Orange County
New York, USA

New York, 1820-1850 Passenger and Immigration Lists
Name: Lawrence Dwyer
Arrival Date: May 1, 1848
Age: 25
Gender: M
Port of Arrival: New York
Port of Departure: Liverpool
Place of Origin: Ireland
Ship: Rappahanock
Family Identification: 793197
Microfilm Serial Number: M237
Microfilm Roll Number: 71

Laurence served in the Army from 1848 until his retirement in 1886 as a corporal.

Dwyer, Laurence View Image Online
State: New York Year: 1850
County: Orange Roll: M432_573
Township: Cornwall Page: 175
Image: 353

Laurence was with the Garrison Dragoon Detachment at West Point on the 1850 Census. Age 27 both Parents are listed as from Ireland.
Line 35 on Image number 78 on There is a location error on that address.
Dwelling houses in order of visitation: Address location 676, number of persons 546. The Garrison located just before him was Artillery Company.

Lawrence Dwyer age 25 Farmer Rappahanock from Liverpool, 1 May, 1848
Anne Davin Dwyer Said migrated emigrated from Ireland to NYC on April 21, 1848
They were married in NYC in May 1850 or 1851

Lawrence Dwyer Soldier, Ann and Margaret and Nellie are found on the Orange, Cornwall, NY Census of 1870.
Lawrence is 45, Ann is 44, Margaret is 12 and Nellie is 2. They are located on page 147 of West Point, Cornwall, Orange with a document number of 318.

Son Philip V. b. Nov. 1852 West Point, Phillip Married Bridget Stack in 1874, d. Aug. 18, 1917 buried at Post Cem. West Point,NY.
Daughter Mary b. Jan. 6, 1854, d. Oct. 7, 1863, b. Sacred Heart, Highland Falls, NY.
Daughter Anne b. Jan. 23, 1856, d. Oct. 17, 1863, b. at Sacred Heart, Highland Falls, NY.
Daughter Margaret b. Jul. 30, 1858 never married, d.?
Son Louis b. 1861, d. Oct. 19, 1863, b. Sacred Heart Highland Falls, NY.
Daughter Nellie b. 1868 West Point, married Issac Boyle, Jan.20, 1898, d. Oct. 31, 1924, b. Post Cem. West Point.NY
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  Anne Davin Dwyer (1826 - 1914)*
  Philip V. Dwyer (1852 - 1917)*
*Calculated relationship
United States Military Academy Post Cemetery
West Point
Orange County
New York, USA
Created by: Katherine Torkelson
Record added: Jul 20, 2011
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