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 Manuel Souza Travers, Sr

Manuel Souza Travers, Sr

Azores Region, Portugal
Death 1951 (aged 63–64)
Berkley, Bristol County, Massachusetts, USA
Burial Taunton, Bristol County, Massachusetts, USA
Plot Section_30
Memorial ID 149683153 · View Source
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Emmigrated to the US in 1911.

On June 5, 1917 in Taunton, MA, Manuel Sousa Travares filed his WWI Draft registration. He was 29, havning been born in the Azores on September 20, 1887. He was employed as a finisher by the Taunton Crucible Works. He, his wife and 5 children were living at 42 Johnson St, Taunton.


1920 US Census: Johnson St, Taunton, MA [FARM]

HoH: Manuel S Travas, 32, carpenter, POB: W. Islands <<
Spo: Mary S, 33, POB: W. Islands
Son: Antone S, 8, POB: MA
Dau: Mary, 7, POB: MA
Son: Manuel S, 6, POB: MA
Son: John, 4, POB: MA
Dau: Alice, 2, POB: MA
Dau: Oslein (Lena), 0, POB: MA

1930 US Census: Anthony St, Berkley, MA [FARM]

HoH: Manuel S Travers, 42, farmer, POB: Portugal <<
Spo: Marry S, 44, POB: Portugal
Dau: Marry, 17, POB: MA
Son: Manuel, 16, POB: MA
Son: John, 15, POB: MA
Dau: Alice, 13, POB: MA
Dau: Lena, 10, POB: MA
Dau: Lorra, 9, POB: MA
Dau: Helena, 6, POB: MA

1940 US Census: Anthony St, Berkley, MA [FARM]

HoH: Manuel S Travers, 52, laborer, POB: Portugal <<
Spo: Mary, 48, POB: Portugal
Dau: Lena, 20, housekeeper, POB: MA
Dau: Helen, 16, new worker, POB: MA

When Manuel Souza Travers filed his WWII Draft registration, he was 54, stating he had been born in the Azores on December 18, 1887. He and his wife were living on Anthony St in Berkley. He id not report an occupation or employer.

Bio by Deanne (Cobb) Orabona




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  • Added: 23 Jul 2015
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