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1860's Parker Hegan Civil War CDV Photo, Canada to Somerville, Mass


On reverse: "Parker Hegan" is handwritten in pencil and then written again in old dip pen ink again is "Mr. Hegan." There is other illegible pencil script very light hand writing on front and back. There is a photographer's rubber stamp: "Proof to be returned, July 1864" Photo type: Original Vintage Victorian CDV Carte de Visite Photograph, Civil War era 1860's. Photographer: J.W. Black, 163 and 173 Washington St. Boston and another gallery at So. Truro St. opposite the Naval Academy, in Newport, Rhode Island, Suffolk, Middlesex, Newport County. (known to be photographer James W. Black, James Black, James Wallace Black) 

Found in Public Genealogy Records:
Parker Hegan 1844-1922 born in New Brunswick, Canada
Father: Samuel Hegan and Catharine Hegan
Wife: Margaret C McLaughlin Hegan 1852-1928 born Charlottetown, Queens County, Prince Edward Island, Canada to James McLaughlin and Frances Green Godkin McLaughlin 1830-1915, both her parents born in England. Margaret married Parker Hegan in 1872 in Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts.
Their 4 Children:
Clara G. Hegan 1875-1959
James Henry Hegan 1880-1956
Ida F. Hegan 1882-1949
Margaret E. Hegan 1886-1957
Buried at Wyoming Cemetery, Melrose, Middlesex County, Massachusetts

Parker Hegan in Massachusetts Marriage Records 1840-1915
Birth Year: abt 1842
Birth Place: St John New Brunswick Canada
Marriage Date: 25 Aug 1872
Marriage Place: Boston, Massachusetts
Age at Marriage: 30
Father: Samuel Hegan
Mother: Catharine Hegan
Spouse: Margaret C McLaughlin Hegan
Spouse Birth Place: PE Island (Prince Edward island)
Spouse Age at Marriage: 31
Spouse Father: James McLaughlin
Spouse Mother: Frances McLaughlin

Parker Hegan in the 1880 United States Federal Census
Age: 37
Birth Date: Abt 1843
Birthplace: New Brunswick
Home in 1880: Somerville, Middlesex, Massachusetts
Street: 100 School Street
Relation to Head of House: Self (Head)
Marital Status: Married
Spouse's Name: Margaret Hegan
Father's Birthplace: New Brunswick
Mother's Birthplace: New Brunswick
Occupation: Tinsmith
Household Age Birthplace
Parker Hegan 37
Margaret Hegan 27
Clara Hegan 5
James Mclaughlin 54
Frances Mclaughlin 49
Ida Mclaughlin 15

Parker Hegan 1900 United States Federal Census
Age 54
Birth Date Oct 1845 born in Canada
Home in 1900 Somerville Ward 3, Middlesex, Massachusetts
Immigration Year 1865
Relation to Head of House Head, Married
Spouse's Name Margaret C Hegan
Marriage Year 1873
Years Married 27
Father's Birthplace Canada English
Mother's Birthplace Canada, England
Years in United States 35
Occupation Tinsmith Steam RR
Household Age Birthplace
Parker Hegan 54 head Canada
Margaret C Hegan 48 wife Canada
Clara G Hegan 24 daughter Mass
James H Hegan 19 son Mass
Ida F Hegan 15 daughter Mass
Margaret E Hegan 13, daughter Mass
Frances G Mclaughlin 69 Mother in Law, Widow
(She was born in Canada, Her parents born in England)
Ida L Russell 35 Sister in Law
(She was the wife of their Son James Hegan, and was born in Mass)
Ida F Russell 6 Niece Mass
Alice M Russell 4 Niece Mass

Parker Hegan in the 1920 United States Federal Census
Age: 73
Birth Year: abt 1847
Birthplace: Canada
Home in 1920: Somerville Ward 3, Middlesex, Mass
Street: 100 School St
Residence Date: 1920
Immigration Year: 1863, Naturalized
Relation to Head of House: Head
Marital Status: Married
Spouse's Name: Margaret C Hegan
Father's Birthplace: Canada
Mother's Birthplace: Canada
Household Age Birthplace
Parker Hegan 73
Margaret C Hegan 68
Clara G Hegan 43
James H Hegan 39
Ida F Hegan 37
Margaret E Hegan 33
Rhoda S Hegan 43 Daughter-in-law Rhoda Louise Temple Hegan 1876–1966

Parker Hegan in the U.S. City Directories, 1822-1995
Spouse: Margaret C Hegan
Publication Title: Somerville, Massachusetts, City Directory, 1929

He is also seen listed as Parker Hagan in various census records. A wonderful 1860's Civil War era image of Parker holding his summer straw hat. His occupation listed as a tinsmith, and also as a "Railroad Tinsmith" in census records. It was found in Berkshire County, Massachusetts, a beautiful old original signed Hegan family piece.

Size: 2.5 x 4 inches
Debra Clifford Ancestorville Genealogy       Note: Hello from ~debra. I have spent years collecting over 10,000 ID’d lost family photos & paper from US flea markets & antique shops. I do the best gen research I can, but am always open to corrections. This is an original antique item, not a reprint. A new high quality rigid sleeve is included for extra protection, especially during shipping. You may buy a piece alone, or large intimate 300 dpi scans of the front and back sent immediately via email, or both. Please search carefully, as they are often found together and many may be related. I also invite you to join me at Ancestorville Genealogy on facebook. Thank you, enjoy! ~Debra Clifford (contact info on top bar)

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