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Arthur Edward Galpin

  • Birth 5 May 1889 Shelton, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA
  • Death 5 Aug 1919 New York, New York County (Manhattan), New York, USA
  • Burial Bridgeport, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA
  • Plot Section 11, Block 3, Lot 24
  • Memorial ID 17793281


When someone you love becomes a memory, the memory becomes a treasure.

Arthur E Galpin was a machinist and auto mechanic at the Remington Arms Company and was well known in Bridgeport as a skater. He died within months of his wife, Catherine Lillian Brunnemann Galpin, during the Flu Pandemic of 1919.

*possibly died of TB

Bridgeport Standard Telegram, Wednesday, August 6, 1919

Arthur Galpin, 31, of 347 East Avenue, died yesterday at the Metropolitan Hospital, New York City, following an illness of long duration. He was well known in this city and was employed by the Remington-Arms Company. He is survived by his mother, Mrs. Martha Galpin; two sisters: Mrs. Patrick Doran and Mrs. Walter Jones; and five children: Martha, Katherine, William, Arthur and Robert. The body will be brought to this city by Undertaker August G Baker and the funeral will be from his new mortuary chapel, No. 1888 Stratford Avenue. The burial will be at Lakeview Cemetery.


Father: Charles Galpin

Mother: Martha Russell Kimball Galpin


1. Charles Galpin

2. Andrew Galpin

3. Louis Leon Galpin

4. Henry Herbert Galpin (Uncle Bert)

5. Susan Galpin Doran

6. [Arthur Edward Galpin]

7. Frederick Pardy Galpin

8. Gertrude Galpin

9. Mabel Ann "Annie" Galpin later Johnson, later Jones, later Pedersen

10. female, born/died July 2, 1901.


Wife: Catherine Lillian Brunnemann Galpin


1. Martha

2. Katherine

3. William

4. Arthur

5. Robert


by Mary Ann Geminiano Galpin Ford





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  • Find A Grave Memorial 17793281
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Arthur Edward Galpin (5 May 1889–5 Aug 1919), Find A Grave Memorial no. 17793281, citing Lakeview Cemetery, Bridgeport, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA ; Maintained by vabloom (contributor 46851926) .