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Title Police Department application statement of Frank Claypoole, Jan. 12, 1887, Hoboken, Feb.14, 1887.
Object Name Application
Catalog Number 2005.005.0006
Collection Roger Muller Hoboken Documents Collection
Credit Gift of Roger Muller.
Scope & Content Police Department application statement of Frank Claypoole, January 12, 1887, Hoboken, February 14, 1887.

Printed form with holographic ink entries. Full text is in notes.

Digital images only. Original document not held by the Museum; document was from the City of Hoboken with City Clerk file notations.
Notes Archives 2005.006.0006 (note street addresses are old numbers -pre-1892)
Police Department of the City of Hoboken
Hoboken Jan. 12, 1887

Statement of Frank Claypoole an applicant
for appointment as Policeman of the Police Force of the City of
Where were you born?........Bordentown, N.J.
In what year, month and date?....Dec. 24, 1861
Where do you live? (Street and Number)…Hoboken 195 Park Ave.
How long have you lived in Hoboken?...23 years
If not born in the United States, have you been
When? Where? (Give name of Court)…….
Have you been complained of, indicted for or convicted
of and criminal offence?.....No
And if so, when and where…..
What is your regular occupation?....Milkman
Have you ever been a Policeman?...No
If so, when and where?...
Frank Claypoole…. Applicant

References: Names Residences
Wm. H. Letts398 Willow Ave.
M.V. McDermott 177 Garden St.
Jos. S. Wenithal93 Washington St.
Wm. Mausell254 Garden St.

City of Hoboken and County of Hudson, ss.
Frank Claypoole, being duly sworn, doth depose
and say: I wrote the answers and signed the above statement
with my own hand, and the same is true to the best of my knowledge
and belief.
Frank Claypoole

Sworn to before me this 21st
Day of February, 1887
W.V. McDermott
Notary Public, N.J.
Application of Frank Claypoole for position as
Febry 14, 87
Presented read as referred to Committee on appointments.
M.V. McDermott
People Claypoole, Frank
Letts, William H.
McDermott, M.V.
Mausell, William
Wenithal, Joseph S.
Date 1887
Year Range from 1887
Year Range to 1887
Search Terms Hoboken Police
Caption front
Imagefile 032\20050050006.JPG
Classification Law Enforcement
Government & Politics