William Arthur Noonan1,2

#10949, (1881 - 1960)
Father*Charles Noonan1 (c 1841 - 1930)
Mother*Catherine Holland1 (1839 - 1920)


Catherine Anne Sweeney b. 1896, d. 1987
Children 1.Mary Annie Noonan6 (1916 - )
 2.Kathleen Theresa Noonan+7 (c 1920 - 2010)
Birth*1881He was born in 1881 at Westmorland Co., New BrunswickG.1,3 
Marriage11 April 1904He witnessed the marriage of John Bradley Joyce and Clara Noonan on 11 April 1904 at Ste-Thérèse d'Avila Church, Cap-Pelé, Botsford Par., Westmorland Co., New BrunswickG.4 
Marriage*28 July 1915He married Catherine Anne Sweeney, daughter of John J. Sweeney and Anastasia Carroll, on 28 July 1915 at Melrose, Botsford Par., Westmorland Co., New BrunswickG.1 
Death14 July 1930He reported the death of Charles Noonan on 14 July 1930 at Botsford Par., Westmorland Co., New BrunswickG.5,3 
Death*1960He died in 1960 at Westmorland Co., New BrunswickG.3 
Burial*1960He was buried in 1960 at St. Bartholomew's Church Cemetery, Melrose, Botsford Par., Westmorland Co., New BrunswickG.3 


  1. [S133] Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Registration Division, Marriages (Sch. B.), Return of Clergyman: no. 003013; William Noonan, age 31, res. Melrose, bachelor, farmer, R.C., parents Charles Noonan and Catherine Holland; Catherine Sweeney, age 19, res. Melrose, spinster, R.C., parents John J. Sweeney and Annie Carroll; marr. by banns 28 Jul 1915, by Rev. A. V. Landry, Melrose; witnesses Charles R. Sweeney of Malden and Julia Sweeney of Melrose.
  2. [S1009] New Brunswick Department of Health Late Registration of Birth (Form C-26B), RS141A1b, images, online archives.gnb.ca/Archives/?culture=en-CA, no. 802553, 25 Mar 1972, reg. 25 Apr 1972; Margaret Helena Noonan, b. 18 Oct 1918, Melrose, Westmorland Co., NB; father William Arthur Noonan, b. Melrose, farmer; mother Catherine Anne Sweeney, b. Melrose, res. 5894 Rogers Drive, Halifax, NS; declared by Catherine A. Noonan, mother, 25 Mar 1972, Saint John, NB.
  3. [S106] St. Bartholomew's Cemetery Headstones and Parish Register Entries, Mark Edlund (compiler), online rootsweb.ancestry.com, grave marker 43:
    Charles Noonan 1841 - 1930
    His Wife Catherine Holland 1840 - 1920
    Their son William Arthur 1881 - 1960
    His wife Catherine Sweeney 1896 – 1987.
  4. [S133] Westmorland County, Marriages (Sch. B.): No. 002117. John Bradley Joyce, age 28, farmer, son of Richard Joyce and Rebecca Cole (deceased), and Clara Noonan, age 24, dau. of Charles Noonan and Catherine Holland; both R. C., b. and res. Melrose; marr. Cap Pelé NB 4 Apr 1904 by L G LeBlanc, priest; witn. Wm. Noonan and Margaret Waalsh, both res. Melrose NB.
  5. [S560] New Brunswick Department of Health Certificate of Registration of Death (Form C.-3), No. 85071. Charles Noonan, b. Ireland 25 Mar 18 1836, son of Jeremiah Noonan and Anne [sic] Hurley, both b. Ireland; wid., res. Melrose NB 91 yrs.; d. Melrose 14 Jul 1930, age 94y 3m 19d, old age; inf. William Noonan, res. Melrose; bur. Melrose 16 Jull 1930, Provincial Archives of New Brunswick, Fredericton, New Brunswick, online http://archives.gnb.ca
  6. [S107] Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Registration Division, Births (Sch. A.), Return of Physician, Parent, or Other Person, no. 005595; Mary Annie Noonan, b. Melrose 4 May 1916; father William Noonan, farmer; mother Catherine Sweeney; accoucher Dr. H. Allen, Port Elgin; inf. Rev. A.V. Landry, online http://archives.gnb.ca
  7. [S1335] J. A. Snow Funeral Home, Halifax, NS, online www.dignitymemorial.ca/ja-snow-funeral-home/en-ca/index.page, Kathleen (Noonan) Delahunt, obituary, 10 Jun 2011.