Our Story Begins In Historical Saratoga Springs

1900 Census William McFarland (9.1949) is living at 40 Park Place, occupation Painter. 1867 he immigrated to the US from Ireland ~ wife Bridgett (6.1849), daughters, Estella (6.1884) and Catherine (9.1886)

1882 no McFarland listing

1884 56 and 58 White Street ~ Wm McFarland groceries, wines and liquors (see adv outside cover)

1888 40 Park Place ~ Argus Tugues •  Alex Tugues, Carpenter h 

1889 58 White Street ~ Wm McFarland Groceries and liquors

1890 The Kenmore is on corner of Bway + Van Dam JN Ramsdill prop AD p 160

1890 58 White Street ~ Wm McFarland Groceries and liquors

1890 40 Park Place ~ John W Barton • Teamster

1891 58 White St. ~ Wm McFarland h

1891 no 40 Park Place listed

 

1892 40 Park Place ~ Wm McFarland

1892 40 John P McCall • Surrogate's clerk 1 Town Hall  h 73 Court

1893 42-44 Park Place ~ Wm McFarland

1893 40 John P McCall

William McFarland, groceries and liquors, Park place, cor Lincoln ave, h do

Bessie McFarland, bds Plark place, cor Lincoln ave

       Murray (Mrs), bds Kenmore Hotel

 

1900 42-46 Park Place ~ The Beekmore Hotel

1900 40                "          ~ William McFarland

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1902 

1903

1904 42-46 Park Place ~ The Beckmore Hotel  

1904 8 Clark St. Estella bds + William J. Real Estate            

1905 42-46 St. James Hotel 

1905 42-46 Wm J Thompson 

1907 42-46 St. James Hotel 

1907 42-46 Wm J Thompson     

1909 42-46 St. James Hotel 

1910 42-46 Hurricane Hotel  no McFarland listed

1911

1912 42-46 St. James Hotel ? No Rocco listed

1912 Wm J Thompson cafe prop Grand Central block Bway h 93 Lincoln ave

1916 42-46 St. James Hotel  (no Rocco listed) Wm J Thompson cafe prop 30 RR Place h out limits        Nelson ave

1923 42-46 St. James Hotel Dominic Rocco

1924 93 Linclon Ave Dominick Rocco (Maria) Clerk

1924 93 Linclon Ave Louis Rocco Carpenter 

1924 93 Linclon Ave Patrick Prop grocery store 93 Lincoln ave

 

1930 Census 40 Park Place Dominick Rocco 60 ~ no occupation  1898 immigrated

Mary Rocco 60 ~ no occupation  1898 immigrated

Patrick Rocco 28 ~ cigar store salesman

Louis Rocco 26 ~ cigar store salesman

Iaola Warren 12 (grandson - fathers birthplace is Italy, maybe they had a daughter there)

 

1941 Dominick and Mary M are retired living at 40 Park Place

 

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Here's the skinny on your photo... from the city directory

 

1934  ~ Dominick Rocco (Mary M) h 40 Park Place

1934  ~ Frank Rocco (Genevieve) bartender The Royal Spring Grill, h 154 Ash

1934  ~ Louis Rocco (Ethel) prop The Royal Spring Grill, h 93 Lincoln Ave

1934  ~ Patrick Rocco bartender, r 40 Park place

1934 ~ Dominick Rocco (Mary) h 16 Crescent 

1934 ~ Frank Sansiveri (Jennie V) Shoe Repair Shop, 44 Park Place, h 184 Elm

Dominick went on to help his son Louis start Rocco's (The Parting Glass) Enough family business for ya?!

Patrick died of TB in his 30's according to a relative on fb