8. Charles WOLFE
(9)(10) was born on 28 Feb 1868
in Coeymans, NY.(11) He died on 25 Oct
1935 in Fifth Avenue Hospital, NYC.(12)
He was buried on 29 Oct 1935 in Gate of Heaven Cemetery, Hawthorne, NY.
(5) Section 46, Plot 108, Grave 7. Steamboat
Pilot, like his father and his grandfather. Captained the
Brinckerhoff, the America, the Say When, and other tugs and ferries.
Licensed to master steam and motor vessels up to 1,000 tons. His life
traced the course of the Hudson Riverfrom Coeymans to Poughkeepsie to
New York City. Lived in Poughkeepsie at 208 Main Street with his
wife, child, father and stepmother. Charles, his wife and son moved
to New York City around 1915 and lived on East 127th Street.
Eventually he moved to the Bronx and lived on Governeur Place. When
he was 67 years old he was jaywalking across Second Avenue at 102nd
Street and was struck by a car and killed. He married Margaret
Elizabeth SHIELDS about 1907. He was married to Margaret Elizabeth SHIELDS about 1907. Since they had only one child together, I can only surmise that they
got married about 1907.
4 previous children as of 1908, two living.
Margaret Elizabeth SHIELDS(15)
(16) was born about 1875 in United States.
(17) Her son's birth certificate places her
birth year at 1880, but her
death certificate says it was 1875. She died on 12 Jul 1928 in St. Francis Hospital, Bronx, NY.(18) She was buried on 16 Jul 1928 in Gate of Heaven Cemetery, Hawthorne, NY.(5) Section 46, Plot 108, Grave 7, Gate of Heaven Cemetery, Tarrytown, NY. As of 1908, four previous children, two living. Death certificate
states she was a resident of NYC since 1888? Children were:
4 i. Vincent Elliot Winfield WOLFE.
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