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Frances A. Busam

Female 1866 - 1945  (79 years)


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  • Name Frances A. Busam  [3
    • 1880 N.Y. State Census - Francis Bosom
      Find a Grave - Frances B. Bussom [1, 2]
    Born 8 Mar 1866  Strasburg, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5, 6
    • Alternate Date: 1865 [3]
    Gender Female 
    Religion St. Mary's Catholic Church, Cleveland, Oswego, New York Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Catholic 
    Immigration 1865 - 1867  [4, 7, 8, 9
    Residence 1870 - 1880  Cleveland, Oswego, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [10, 11
    1880 United States Federal Census - Cleveland, p.23
    1870 United States Federal Census
    Residence 1892  Constantia, Oswego, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    1892 New York State Census - Constantia, p1
    1892 New York State Census - Constantia, p1
    State: New York; County: Oswego; Town: Constantia; ED No.: 1; ED Date: 1892; Assembly District: 1; Page: 1
    Residence 1899 - 1910  North Street, Cleveland, Oswego, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 7, 12
    1900 United States Federal Census - Cleveland, p.8a
    1910 United States Federal Census - Cleveland, p.4A
    Residence 1915  Railroad Street, Cleveland, Oswego, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    1915 New York State Census - Cleveland, p.10-11
    1915 New York State Census - Cleveland, p.10-11
    State: New York; County: Oswego; Town: Constantia; Village: Cleveland; ED No.: 1; ED Date: 06/01/1915; Assembly District: 1; Page: 11; Lines: 8-10
    Occupation 1918 - 1919  Cleveland, Oswego, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [13
    Village Trustee 
    19190413 - Women Conduct Affairs of Cleveland and Men Have to Abide by Their Rule
    19190413 - Women Conduct Affairs of Cleveland and Men Have to Abide by Their Rule
    Syracuse Herald
    04/13/1919, Magazine, p.8
    Hobbies 1880 - 1930  St. Mary's Catholic Church, Cleveland, Oswego, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [6, 14, 15, 16
    Organist 
    • Frances was an organist for St. Mary's Church for over 50 years. When the church was remodeled in 1930, she stepped aside to allow another organist to play on the new pipe organ. In an interview at the dedication ceremony, Francis noted:

      "This is something special, and I could never learn to play the pipe organ for such an occasion as this." [14]
    19301019 - Veteran Church Organist to Retire at Cleveland Building Dedication
    18970602 - Cleveland: Organist at St. Marys
    19301117 - Bishop Curley at Dedication in Cleveland
    Residence 1920 - 1940  Lake Street, Cleveland, Oswego, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [9, 17, 18
    1920 United States Federal Census - Cleveland, p.1A
    1930 United States Federal Census - Cleveland, p.4a
    1940 United States Federal Census - Cleveland, p.4B
    Died 8 May 1945  Cleveland, Oswego, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Buried St. Mary's Cemetery, Route #49, Vienna, Oneida, New York Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Headstone - James L. and Frances Gallagher
    Headstone - James L. and Frances Gallagher
    St. Marys Cemetery
    Rt. #49, Vienna
    Person ID I70  CHS Genealogy
    Last Modified 6 Nov 2014 

    Father William Busam,   b. Abt. 1838, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother Madaline M. Busam,   b. Jul 1831, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married Y  [19
    Family ID F25  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family James L. Gallagher,   b. 17 Jan 1853, Coxsackie, Greene, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Oct 1944, Cleveland, Oswego, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 91 years) 
    Married 2 Jan 1883  St. Mary's Catholic Church, Cleveland, Oswego, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [6, 14, 15, 20
    Children 
    +1. William M. Gallagher,   b. Feb 1886, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Dec 1951, Oswego Hospital, 110 West 6th Street, Oswego, Oswego, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 65 years)
    Last Modified 19 Jan 2014 
    Family ID F24  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Photos
    19380103 - Mr. and Mrs. James L. Gallagher
    19380103 - Mr. and Mrs. James L. Gallagher
    Rome Daily Sentinel
    01/03/193, p.11

    Documents
    19380103 - Fishermen Rescued / Cleveland Couple Honored
    19380103 - Fishermen Rescued / Cleveland Couple Honored
    Rome Daily Sentinel
    01/03/1938, p.11
    19390104 - Gallaghers Observe 56th Wedding Date
    19390104 - Gallaghers Observe 56th Wedding Date
    Rome Daily Sentinel
    01/04/1939, p.14

  • Sources 
    1. [S21] 1880 United States Federal Census, 23 (Reliability: 2), 14 Jun 1880.
      State: New York; County: Oswego; Town: Constantia; Village: Cleveland; ED: #231; ED Date: 06/14/1880; SD: #8; Sheet No: 23; Line No: 33-35;

    2. [S19] Find A Grave, findagrave.com., http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=29924274 (Reliability: 1), 19 Sep 2008.
      Frances B. Bussom
      by Kiely Malone

    3. [S21] 1880 United States Federal Census, 23 (Reliability: 2), 14 Jun 1880.
      State: New York; County: Oswego; Town: Constantia; Village: Cleveland; SD No.: 8; ED No.: 231; ED Date: 06/14/1880; Page: 22; Lines: 25

    4. [S22] 1900 United States Federal Census, 8a (Reliability: 2), 12 Jun 1900.
      State: New York; County: Oswego; Town: Constantia; Village: Cleveland; ED: #107; ED Date: 06/12/1900; SD: #13; Sheet No: 8a; Line No: 15-18;

    5. [S39] 1892 New York State Census, 1 (Reliability: 2), 1892.
      State: New York; County: Oswego; Town: Constantia; ED No.: 1; ED Date: 1892; Assembly District: 1; Page: 1

    6. [S13] Rome Daily Sentinel, 11 (Reliability: 1), 3 Jan 1938.
      Cleveland: Gallaghers Mark 55th Anniversary

    7. [S6] 1910 United States Federal Census, 4a (Reliability: 2), 19 Apr 1910.
      State: New York; County: Oswego; Village: Cleveland; Township: Constantia; SD No. 12; ED No. 105; ED Date: 04/19/1910; Sheet No. 4A; Line No. 25-28

    8. [S10] 1915 New York State Census, 11 (Reliability: 2), 1 Jun 1915.
      State: New York; County: Oswego; Town: Constantia; Village: Cleveland; ED No.: 1; ED Date: 06/01/1915; Assembly District: 1; Page: 11; Lines: 8-10

    9. [S20] 1930 United States Federal Census, 4A (Reliability: 2), 9 Apr 1930.
      State: New York; County: Oswego; Village: Cleveland; Township: Constantia; SD No. 2; ED No. 5; ED Date: 04/09/1930; Sheet No. 4a; Line No. 45-46

    10. [S31] 1870 United States Federal Census, 12 (Reliability: 2), 13 Jun 1870.
      State: New York; County: Oswego; Town: Constantia; Village: Cleveland; ED Date: 06/13/1870; Sheet No: 12; Line No: 27-29;

    11. [S21] 1880 United States Federal Census, 23 (Reliability: 2), 14 Jun 1880.
      State: New York; County: Oswego; Town: Constantia; Village: Cleveland; ED: #231; ED Date: 06/14/1880; SD: #8; Sheet No: 23; Line No: 23-25;

    12. [S28] 1899 Cleveland Village Directory, (Village of Cleveland), http://blog.clevelandhistoricalsociety.com/?page_id=286 (Reliability: 2), 1899.

    13. [S16] Syracuse Herald, Magazine, p7 (Reliability: 2), 13 Apr 1919.
      Women Conduct Affairs of Cleveland and Men Have to Abide by Their Rule

    14. [S16] Syracuse Herald, X7 (Reliability: 1), 17 Nov 1930.
      Bishop Curley at Dedication in Cleveland

    15. [S16] Syracuse Herald, Section 2, Page 4 (Reliability: 2), 19 Oct 1930.
      Veteran Church Organist to Retire at Cleveland Building Dedication

    16. [S16] Syracuse Herald, 8 (Reliability: 1), 2 Jun 1897.
      Cleveland: Organist at St. Marys

    17. [S3] 1920 United States Federal Census, 1a (Reliability: 2), 2 Jan 1920.
      State: New York; County: Oswego; Village: Cleveland; Township: Constantia; SD No. 13; ED No. 139; ED Date: 01/02/1920; Sheet No. 1a; Line No. 24-25

    18. [S2] 1940 United States Federal Census, 4b (Reliability: 2), 17 Apr 1940.
      State: New York; County: Oswego; Incorporated Place: Cleveland; Township: Constantia; SD No. 32; ED No. 38-5; ED Date: 04/17/1940; Sheet No. 4B; Line No. 61-62

    19. [S21] 1880 United States Federal Census, 23 (Reliability: 2), 14 Jun 1880.
      State: New York; County: Oswego; Town: Constantia; Village: Cleveland; SD No.: 8; ED No.: 231; ED Date: 06/14/1880; Page: 22; Lines: 23-24

    20. [S13] Rome Daily Sentinel, 14 (Reliability: 1), 4 Jan 1939.
      Gallaghers Observe 56th Wedding Date