Anastasia Dwyer

Birth Name Anastasia Dwyer
Gender female
Age at Death 63 years, 8 months, 20 days


Anastasia Dwyer was evidently born in the part of Cumberland that became part of Woonsocket, since her birth record is found in both town's records, according to

1915 RI State Census, 1915, Woonsocket Ward 2 (at familysearch)
at 114 Second Ave
O'Connor, Anasiatia, 60, born US, parents in Ireland
Thomas, 36, born US, father in Ireland, collector
Mary C, 31, stenographer, G. Silverworks
Margaret, 28, bookkeeper, bakery
John V, 30, doctor, medicine
Francis, 25, sewing dept, machine shop
Anna, 23, bookkeeper, machine shop
Edwin, 18, no occupation
next household: pastor and assistant of Sacred Heart Church, with a servant, and a sister of one of the priests

Obituary, Woonsocket Call, Tuesday July 2, 1918, page 9
abstract: Mrs Anastasia (Dwyer) O'Connor, widow of Thomas J. O'Connor. died last evening at 11:30 at the Woonsocket hospital where she had been taken early Monday morning.
Born in Woonsocket, daughter of the late Richard and Mary Dwyer of Blackstone, Lived all but a few years in Woonsocket. Married 1880 at St Paul's Church, Blackstone. Survived by seven of her nine children: Elizabeth of Washington, DC, Thomas, Mary, Dr. John V., Margaret, and Anna of Woonsocket, and Edwin, who has been serving with Battery B, 102 [or 103]d field artillery, ??Division, in France. Survived also by one brother John Dwyer, of Blackstone, Mrs. Mary Barry who resided with her, and two nuns of the order of the Sisters of Mercy: Sis. Mary Alyousis [sic] of Independence, Mo., and Sis. Mary Benita of Bridgeport, Conn. Funeral from her home 114 Second Ave Friday morning, 8:45. Mass at Sacret Heart church at 9. Interment in St. Charles' cemetery.


Event Date Place Description Sources
Birth October 12, 1854 Cumberland, Providence County, Rhode Island, United States   1 1
Death July 1, 1918     2 2


Relation to main person Name Birth date Death date Relation within this family (if not by birth)
Father Richard DwyerJanuary 1, 1826December 21, 1897
Mother Bridget Flynnabout 1829December 29, 1905
         Anastasia Dwyer October 12, 1854 July 1, 1918
    Sister     Mary Dwyer about 1857
    Sister     Margaret Dwyer about 1858
    Sister     Alice Dwyer about 1861 February 12, 1897
    Brother     James E. Dwyer about 1864
    Sister     Katie Dwyer about 1867
    Brother     John H. Dwyer about 1869 after 1918


Family of Thomas O'Connor and Anastasia Dwyer

Married Husband Thomas O'Connor ( b. about 1849 d. May 6, 1912 )
Name Birth Date Death Date
Elizabeth O'ConnorMarch 18, 1875
Thomas O'Connorabout 1877
Richard O'ConnorOctober 17, 1879October 25, 1908
Mary Ann O'ConnorApril 8, 1882
John Vincent O'ConnorOctober 5, 1884after April 27, 1942
Margaret O'ConnorJanuary 28, 1887
Francis O'ConnorJanuary 3, 1890
Anna O'ConnorSeptember 19, 1891
Edwin O'ConnorDecember 28, 1897


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Merged Gramps ID I0004