He was born on September 20, 1895 in Polsellagh, County Galway, Ireland.
He had eight siblings and four of them emigrated from Ireland to the United States.
- James Furey (1897-?)
- Thomas Furey (1902-?)
- Honora Furey who married Thomas Mahon on September 24, 1914 in Jersey City, New Jersey
He married Winifred Gelchion (1891-1984) on May 19, 1918 at Saint Paul the Apostle Parish, Jersey City, New Jersey. The marriage record appears under the name of "John Furey".
World War IEdit
He was living at 130 Armstrong Avenue in Jersey City, New Jersey and working as a pipe fitter for Standard Oil of New Jersey.
- Joseph Furey (1919-?)
- John F. Furey (1920-2007)
- Winifred Furey (1921-?) who married Walter Tate
- Mary Furey (1924-1936) who drowned as a youth in Lake Hopatcong.
He died on July 30, 1926 in Jersey City, Hudson County, New Jersey. His death was recorded at Saint Paul the Apostle Parish, Jersey City, New Jersey.
Researched and written by Richard Arthur Norton (1958- ) starting on December 10, 2005. Updated on December 5, 2010 with birth and marriage and draft information provided by William Lambert (1953- ) aka Bill Lambert.
- John Furey (1895-1925) at Findagrave
- John Furey (1895-1925) at Geni
- John Furey (1895-1925) at Ancestry.com