William James Larracey1,2

#12799, (circa 1869 - 10 July 1967)
Father*John Larracey1 (c 1827 - 1895)
Mother*Ellen Donahoe1 (c 1839 - 1895)

Family 1

Alice Jane O'Neill b. c 1878
Child 1.Clarence John Larracey12 (1898 - b 1900)

Family 2

Georgia A Carle b. c 1883, d. 1958
Children 1.Mina Larracey13 (c 1904 - )
 2.Wilda Larracey13 (c 1906 - 1985)
Birth*circa 1869He was born circa 1869 at New BrunswickG; (late registration has 4 Jul 1871.)1,2 
1871He appeared on the census of 1871 in the household of John Larracey and Ellen Donahoe at Moncton Par., Westmorland Co., New BrunswickG.3 
1881He appeared on the census of 1881 in the household of John Larracey and Ellen Donahoe at Moncton, Westmorland Co., New BrunswickG.4 
Marriage*20 July 1896He married Alice Jane O'Neill, daughter of Maurice O'Neill and Ellen Hannigan, on 20 July 1896 at St-Anselme Church, Fox-Creek, Moncton Par., Westmorland Co., New BrunswickG.5,6 
4 June 1900He and Alice Jane O'Neill appeared on the census of 4 June 1900 at 67 Crescent Street, Waterville, Kennebec Co., MaineG.7 
Marriage*17 March 1903He married Georgia A Carle on 17 March 1903 at Boston, Massachusetts.8 
9 January 1920He and Georgia A Carle appeared on the census of 9 January 1920 at 183 Granite Street, Mexico Twp., Oxford Co., MaineG.9 
Death*10 July 1967He died on 10 July 1967 at MaineG.10,11 
Burial*July 1967He was buried in July 1967 at Calvary Cemetery, South Portland, Cumberland Co., MaineG.11 


  1. [S84] 1871 Canada Census.
  2. [S610] New Brunswick Vital Statistics from Government Records (RS141), online archives.gnb.ca, RS141A1b, Late Registrayion of Birth, no. 35555. William James Larracey, b. Irishtown, Westmorland Co., 4 Jul 1871, son of John Larracey, farmer, and Ellen Donohue. Declaration of Patrick Larracey, brother, res. Moncton NB, 22 Nov 1937.
  3. [S84] 1871 Canada Census. John (45), farmer, b. NB; Ellen (29), b. NB.
  4. [S42] 1881 Canada Census. John (55), b. NB, farmer; Ellen (40), b. NB.
  5. [S133] Westmorland County, New Brunswick, Registration Division, Marriages (Sch. B.), Return of Clergyman: Unnumbered. William Larressey [sic], farmer, age 24, b. and res. Irishtown, son of John Larressey and Ellen Donahue, and Alice O'Neil, age 19, b. and res. Irishtown, dau. of Maurice O'Neil and Ellen Hannigan; marr. St. Anselme Church, 20 Jul 1896, by Rev. D F Leger; witn. James O'Neil and Susan Gertrude McQuade, both res. Irishtown.
  6. [S102] Gabriel Drouin, compiler, Drouin Collection: St-Anselme de Fox-Creeks, Cte Westmorland, 1845-1898 (Montreal, Quebec: Institut Généalogique Drouin), p. 310, img. 166/197, M-3, img. 166/197, typescript. William J Larressay and Alice O'Neil, both of Irishtown, marr. 20 Jul 1896 by D F Leger; witn. James M O'Neil and Gertrude McQuade.
  7. [S5] 1900 U.S. Federal Census. James (25), b. and parents b. Canada, railroad shop boilermaker; Alice J (23), b. and parents b. Canada, 3 children, none living; marr. 4 yrs. (Note: boarders in a house that had other railroad employees).
  8. [S767] Massachusetts Marriage Records 1840-1915 (images of registers), online Ancestry.com, 1903, no. 1109. William J Larracey, wid., age 31, boilermaker, res. Waterville ME, b. NB, son of John Larracey and Ellen Donohoe; and Georgia A Carle, age 19, housework, res. Winslow ME, b. Princeton ME, dau. of George Carle and Cora M Moody; marr. 17 Mar 1903 by Cyrus L D Younkin, M. G.
  9. [S11] 1920 U.S. Federal Census. William (45), b. Canada, parents b. NY, railroad boiler inspector, imm. 1892; Georgia (35), b. and parents b. ME.
  10. [S16] Social Security Death Index, (Washington, D.C.: Social Security Administration), index online Ancestry.com or FamilySearch.org, William Larracey, b. 4 Jul 1870, d. Jul 1967; last res. Portland ME; SSN issued through Railroad Board.
  11. [S1628] FindAGrave.com, online findagrave.com, Stone shared memorial (design nearly matches the design of his wife's gravemarker at Forest City Cemetery). Larracey / William J Larracey, b. 4 Jul 1870, d. 10 Jul 1967 / dau. Wilda Larracey Wilson, b. 25 Apr 1905, d. 22 Nov 1985 / My Jesus Mercy. Memorial 171312484, created by and photo added by €.
  12. [S1628] FindAGrave.com, online findagrave.com, Shared memorial. John Larracey / his wife Ellen Donohoe / their son John / Alice O'Neill, wife of William Larracey / their son Lawrence. No dates. Memorial 213862936, created by and photo added by Pat Redmond.
  13. [S11] 1920 U.S. Federal Census.