Greater Lowell Genealogy Club

Serving Lowell, Massachusetts and surrounding towns



Chelmsford Genealogy Club Meetings, first Tuesday of the month, Chelmsford, MA

MSOG Merrimack Valley Chapter Meetings


New England Regional Genealogical Consortium 2015, April 15 - 19 , 2015, Providence, RI


Overseers of the Poor Collection (1880s - 1920s) Index - Y

"The Overseers of the Poor office was responsible for dispersing aid to the poor of Lowell. This collection consists of 6000+ individual files of people who applied for aid, ranging from transportation money to burials of the poor. The family history information contained in these files is extensive and often chronicle the complete travel history of many who came to Lowell looking for work." -Lowell City Hall Archives

For more information, please contact the Lowell Historic Board, 375 Merrimack Street, 2nd Floor, Room 55, Lowell, MA 01852, 978-674-4144 (P)

Folder Last Name First Name DOB Birth Place Spouse
6999 Yalis Joseph 1874 Austria Single
4944 Yalis Louis 1875 Greece Single
5403 Yanni Poln Not Given Egypt Sadie Eucera
5135 Yarid Joseph 1860 Syria Ann Anson
2849 Yasinski Alice B 1853 Rhode Island William A Yasinkski
5457 Yatrou George 1878 Greece Single
64 Yehle Annie 5/13/1864 Canada Single
4902 Yestford Sadie Not Given England Single
935 Yevily Maria (Troughton) 1868 England Thomas
2852 Yezk Kate 1872 Poland Not Listed
4914 Yianias Peter 1868 Greece Single
2519 Yoder Ursala 1844 Alsice, Germany Antoine Yoder
1385 Young Andrew 1847 Scotland Margaret Muldoon or McDoole
5175 Young Bessie (Williams) 1853 Pennsylvania Felix L
4909 Young Delima (Marchand) 1863 Canada Henry
31 Young Edward 8/20/1850 Lowell, MA  Kate (Leonard)
1334 Young Ida E. 1852 New Market, NH Harlan P. Young
3848 Young John 1844 Canada Ellen A. Armand
2049 Young Lizzie (Sweatt) 01/1869 Boston, MA Fred Young
6385 Young Nancy A 1826 Vermont John G Young
5886 Youns Asada 1850 Jerusalem Mary (Kima)