1910 USA census:
Name Home in 1910 (City,County,State) Birth Year Birthplace Relation
Frederik C Lavorack Oneida, NY abt 1883 England Head
Florence S Lavorack Oneida, NY abt 1884 New Jersey Wife
Phyllis Lavorack Oneida, NY abt 1909 New York Dau
1920 USA census:
Name Home in 1920 (City,County,State) Birth Year Birthplace Relation
Frederick C Laverack Essex, New Jersey abt 1884 England Head
Florence H Laverack Essex, New Jersey abt1885 New Jersey Wife
Chyllas Laverack Essex, New Jersey abt 1910 New York Daughter
John G Laverack Essex, New Jersey abt 1915 New Jersey Son
Ellis Island record:
Name: Phyllis Lavarack
Birth: 16 Apr 1909 - New York
Departure: Cherbourg, France
Arrival: 21 Dec 1927 - New York, New York
1930 USA census:
Name Home in 1930 (City,County,State) Birth Year Birthplace Relation
Frederick C Lavarack Essex, New Jersey abt 1883 England Head
Florence S Lavarack Essex, New Jersey abt 1884 Wife
Phyllis V Lavarack Essex, New Jersey abt 1910 Daughter
Social Security Death Index
Name Birth Death Last Residence Last Benefit SSN Issued
PHYLLIS POTTER 16 Apr 1909 Nov 1982 07044 (Verona, Essex, NJ ) (none specified) 155-36-5748New Jersey
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# ID: I5338
# Name: Phyllis V. LAVARACK
# Sex: F
# Birth: Abt 1909 in New York
# Burial: Not Known
Historical Newspapers, Birth, Marriage, & Death Announcements, 1851-2003 > Obituary > New York, New York > 1973 > New York Times (1857-Current File)
LAVARACK-Frederick C., of 45 Glen Rd., Verona, N.J., and 1191 Banyan Rd., Boca Raton, Fla. on Sun., June 17, 1973. Husband of Frances Shorlt Lavarack, father of Mrs. J. Irving Potter. Also survived by a sister, Mrs. H.G. Thompson and 2 grandchildren, Mrs, Leonard Clark, Jr., and Bruce G. Potter. Service will be held at Arthur K. Brown, Inc. (Home for Services), 56 Park St. at Claremont Ave., Montclair, N.J. Friends may call Wed., 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 P.M. In lieu of flowers contributions to the Frederick C. Lavarack Scholarship Fund at Children's Village, Dobbs Ferry, N.Y., would be appreciated.
Historical Newspapers > Historical Newspapers, Birth, Marriage, & Death Announcements, 1851-2003 > Marriage > New York, New York > 1932
Headline: Other Wedding
Dateline: Special to the New York Times, Montclair, N.J. May 13
Text: The wedding of Miss Phyllis Lavarack, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. F.C. Lavarack of 104 Gates Avenue, Montclair, to J. Irving Potter, son of Mr. and Mrs. J. R. Potter of 328 Tillou Road, South Orange, took place at 8 o'clock this evening in the lAvarack home. The ceremony was performed by the Rev. Archibald Black, pastor of the First Congregational Church. Miss Doris Soverel was her cousin's only attendant, and Robert Potter was his brother's best man. Mrs. Potter was graduated from Emma Willard School, Troy, N.Y., and the American Academy of Drmatic Arts in New York. Mr. Potter is a graduate of Syracuse University and is a member of Phi Gamma Delta fraternity. Upon their return from a wedding trip abroad, the couple will make their home in Montclair
1930 Census, Ward 3, Montclair, Essex County, New Jersey, roll 1332, Page 1A/69A, District 534, Image 674.0. Census sheet is dated 5 April 1930. Census shows Frederick C. Lavarack at age 47, living in a home which he owns and vallues at $40,000 located at 104 Estates Avenue, and working for wages as an 'Engineer' of 'Railroad Signals'. Frederick C. Lavarack was born in England of parents both born in England. Frederick came to the United States in 1896 [at about age 13] and is a 'Naturalized American'. Frederick is not a veteran, but he does own a radio set. Wife Forence S. Lavarack is age 46 and was born in New Jersey of parents both born in New Jersey. Frederick and Florence Lavarack were married when Frederick was age 24 and Florence was age 23, so they have been married about 23 years. Daughter Phyllis V. Lavarack as age 20 and working for wages 'Acting' in 'Theatrical' settings. Phyllis was born in New York of a Father born in England, and a Mother born in New Jersey.
Data Source: New York Passenger Lists, 1820-1957
Name Arrival Date Est birth year Gender Port of Departure Ship Name
Phyllis Lavarack 21 Dec 1927 1909 Female Cherbourg, France Leviathan
Ancestry.com. New York Passenger Lists, 1820-1957 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: MyFamily.com, Inc., 2006.
1920 Census, District 1, Ward 4, Montclair town, Essex County, New Jersey, roll T625_1030, Page 5A/221A, District 85, Image 979. Census sheet is dated 5 January 1920. [Census is Mis-Indexed under 'Loveall' for Soverel and 'Laverack' for Lavarack.] Census shows 3 related households headed by  Russell L. Soverel,  Frederick C. Lavarack and  William W. Lavarack living under a single roof and spliting the rent:
[Household 1] Census shows Russell L. Soverel at age 41 living in a home which he rents, located at 105 Elm Street, working for wages as a 'Salesman' for 'Metcalf Bros.' and who was born in New Jersey of parents both born in New Jersey. Wife 'Francis A.' [Francis Ann] Soverel is age 39, was born in England of parents both born in England, and is a Naturalized American who first entered the United States in 1899. There are 2 children in the household, both born in New Jersey of a Father born in New Jersey and a Mother born in England: Daughter Doris Soverel is age 10; and Daughter Shirley Soverel is age 3 years.
[Household 2] Census shows Frederick C. Lavarack at age 36 living in a home which he rents, located at 105 Elm Street, working as an employer of others in the 'S. Engines' [Steam Emgines] business, who was born in England of parents both born in England, who first entered in the United States in 1896, and who became a Naturalized American in 1918. Wife Forence H. Lavarack is age 35 and was born in New Jersey of parents both born in New Jersey. There are 2 children in the household, both of a Father born in England and a Mother born in New Jersey: Daughter Phyllis Lavarack is age 10 and was born in New York;, and Son John G. Lavarack is age 5 years.
[Household 3] Census shows William W. Lavarack at age 65 living in a home which he rents, located at 105 Elm Street, working for wages on 'S. Engines' [Steam Engines] for the 'S.E. Co.' [Steam Engine Co.].
1910 Census, Ward 10, Utica City, Oneida County, New York, roll T624_1053, Page 3B/117B, District 142. Census sheet is dated 16 & 18 April 1910. Census shows Frederick C. Lavarack at age 27, living in a rented apartment located at 302 Macy Street, and working for wages as a 'Signal Engineer'. Frederick Lavarack was born in England of parents both born in England. Frederick arrived in the United States in 1895 and is an alien resident. Wife Florence S. Lavarack is age 26 and was born in New Jersey of parents both born in New Jersey. The couple have been married 2 years, and Florence has given birth to 1 child. Daughter Phyllis Lavarack is age 1 year, and was born in New York of a Father born in England, and a Mother born in New Jersey.
# Change Date: 27 DEC 2006 at 12:03:47
Father: Frederick C. LAVARACK b: 4 MAR 1883 in England
Mother: Florence H. SOVEREL b: FEB 1884 in New Jersey
Marriage 1 J. Irving POTTER
* Married: 13 MAY 1932 in Montclair,Essex County,New Jersey
1. Has No Children Bruce G. POTTER
2. Has No Children Female POTTER