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Almeda Massey[1]
 1873 - 1962

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  • Birth  19 Sep 1873  Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4
    Gender  Female 
    Occupation  1900, Stenographer  [5
    Residence  23 Jan 1901  3861 Fairmount Ave., Philadelphia, Pa. Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Residence  1910  616 57th St. Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Residence  1920  4810A Sansom St. Philadelphia, Pa. Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Residence  1930  2115 N. 63rd St., Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Died  1 May 1962  Masonic Home in Philadelphia Find all individuals with events at this location  [9, 10
    Buried  3 May 1962  Mt. Moriah Cemetery, Philadelphia, Pa. Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    Person ID  I899  Welcomer and Poor Relatives
    Last Modified  11 Aug 2009 00:00:00 
     
    Father  John Fisher Massey, b. Abt 1843, Pennsylvania  
    Mother  Martha June Quay, b. Nov 1845, Pennsylvania  
    Family ID  F1403  Group Sheet
     
    Family  Joseph MacFarland, b. 27 Sep 1863, Philadelphia, Pa.  
    Married  30 Jan 1901  Philadelphia, Pa. Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 12
    Children 
    >1. Miriam Massey McFarland, b. Abt 1903, Pennsylvania
    Family ID  F508  Group Sheet
     
  • Photos Alma Massey at 15.Alma Massey at 15.
    The slightly older Alma Massey.The slightly older Alma Massey.
    The young Almeda Massey.The young Almeda Massey.
     
  • Notes 
    • 1890 Philadelphia City Directory
      Name: Massey Alma
      Profession: stenographer
      Address: 514 Walnut, h Camden

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      1930 residence looks like an apt. building 10 families or so living there

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      that address looks to be in the 46th ward in 1920

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      entered Masonic home on 8/9/1957 as per their records

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      ordered Alma's death certificate from the Pennsylvania Vital Records on3/13/05, now that I have her exact date of death

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      spelled Alna MacFarland in 1920 census

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      according to her death certificate, she is buried in
      Mount Moriah Cemetery
      62nd & Kingsessing Ave.
      Philadelphia, PA 19142
      215-729-1295

      R.R. Bringhurst Funeral Home
      2000 Walnut St. Philadelphia

      Section 124, Lot 50 NW 1/4

      I found the plot - she didn't have a headstone but her husband and motherwere there and they did
     
  • Sources 
    1. [S497] Census - 1880 - Pennsylvania, lists her

    2. [S497] Census - 1880 - Pennsylvania, 6 in 1880

    3. [S1] Census - 1900 - Pennsylvania, Sept, 1873 Pennsylvania

    4. [S323] Marriage License - Joseph McFarland & Alma Massey

    5. [S1] Census - 1900 - Pennsylvania

    6. [S341] Census - 1910 - Pennsylvania - Philadelphia - Ward 34 - District 826, roll 1405 - p.199b

    7. [S247] Census - 1920 - Pennsylvania - Philadelphia - Ward 46 - District 1725, Roll T625_1646, p.22b, Census - 1910 - Pennsylvania - Philadelphia - Ward 34 - District 1725, Roll T625_1646, p.22b.

    8. [S345] Census - 1930 - Pennsylvania - Philadelphia - District 427, Roll 2119 - p.86, ward 34

    9. [S101] Margaret Welcomer - verbal to Paul Welcomer, took Stephanie to visit her at the Masonic home in Philadelphia

    10. [S347] Masonic Home in Suburban Philadelphia, verbal, gave date of death and possible funeral director

    11. [S359] Death Certificate - Alma Massey MacFarland, gives death date and burial location

    12. [S326] Orphan's Court of Philadelphia - Marriage license index

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