Harold Joseph Cavellier

Male 1891 - 1973  (82 years)


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  • Name Harold Joseph Cavellier 
    Born 10 Jan 1891  Oswego, Oswego, New York Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 18 Jan 1973  Watertown, Jefferson, New York Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I13754  Stewartsnydotcom
    Last Modified 14 Oct 2019 

    Father Theophalus Cavallier 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Catherine O'Brien 
    Relationship natural 
    Family ID F7414  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Ancestors Hazel Blanche Wyman,   b. 27 Feb 1896, Richland Township, Oswego, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Dec 1978, Vestal, Broome, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years) 
    Married 20 Dec 1969  Pulaski, Oswego, New York Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 14 Oct 2019 
    Family ID F4363  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Helen I. Devens,   b. 25 Jun 1898,   d. 27 Dec 1961  (Age 63 years) 
    Children 
    Married: 1x1. Raymond Harold Cavellier,   b. 1 Nov 1922,   d. 21 Oct 2005  (Age 82 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 14 Oct 2019 
    Family ID F4364  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Newspaper Obituary - Friday, January 19, 1973 Watertown Daily Times - Watertown, New York - Harry J. Cavellier Rites Set - Richland - The funeral for Harry J. Cavellier, 82, retired New York Central Railroad employee and insurance agency operator, who died Thursday in Mercy Hospital, Watertown, will be Saturday at 9:30 a.m. at the Taylor-Vida Funeral Home, Pulaski, and 10 a.m. at St. John the Evangelist Church, Pulaski, Rev. Thomas P. Whale, pastor, officiating. Spring burial will be in Richland Cemetery. Friends may call at the funeral home today from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. The rosary will be recited at the funeral home tonight at 8. Surviving are his widow, Mrs. Hazel W. Pulver Cavellier; a son, Raymond, Watertown; a daughter, Mrs. Charles (Mary Elizabeth) Guzewich, Dolgeville; a sister, Mrs. Frank (Virginia) Michalski, Oswego; nine grandchildren; one great-granddaughter; nieces and nephews. Born January 10, 1891, in Oswego, a son of Theophilis and Katherine O'Brien Cavellier, he attended Oswego schools, traveled for a time in show business and from 1907 to 1910 was a messenger with the Oswego postal telegraph. He then began his railroad career as a night operator for the New York Central at Burt. He was located at various places in the St. Lawrence division of the railroad, and during World War I was stationed with the Army in Mallory in 1918. In 1921 he came to Richland with the railroad as an operator, and was appointed station agent in May, 1949. Mr. Cavellier, who retired from the railroad in 1958 after 48 years of service, also operated an insurance business for 39 years. He first married Helen Devens in Oswego on October 11, 1917. She died in 1961 and he married Hazel Wyman Pulver at Pulaski in 1969. Mr. Cavellier was secretary-treasurer for 25 years and a charter member of Council 5606, Knights of Columbus, Pulaski, the Holy Name Society and Nocturnal Adoration Society of St. John the Evangelist Church and was a member of the Order of Railroad Telegraphers.