Tag Archives: Genealogy

New Jersey State Census Returns 1885 – 1915 for Timothy Mahoney

With the recent DNA results showing that Timothy Joseph Mahoney was the brother of my great-grandfather, John Mahoney, I decided to try searching the New Jersey State Census records. The above image is from the 1885 State of New Jersey … Continue reading

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Tombstone Tuesday – Walter Sikora, 1922-1963

Walter Sikora was born in Newark, New Jersey in 1922 and he died there on April 26th, 1963. He was buried on April 30th, 1963. Walter, also called Fiddles, was only 41 years old. His wife, Margaret Doran Sikora is … Continue reading

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Featured Obituaries – Stephen and Jean Pucilowski Mirota

“Stephen Mirota, 78, worked at Cyanamid Toms River – Stephen W. Mirota, 78, died Monday (June 25, 1990) at Community Memorial Hospital. Mr. Mirota was born in Cherry Valley, Pa., and had lived in Whitehouse station, Dunellen and Manville before … Continue reading

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