Nicholas Delahunt1

#31262, (circa 1796 - )

Family 1

Mary Ann Crossman b. c 1808, d. b 1842
Children 1.Margaret Delahunt1 (c 1833 - 1920)
 2.Bridget Delahunt1 (c 1836 - )
 3.Johanna Delahunt1 (c 1837 - )
 4.Thomas Delahunt1 (c 1838 - )
 5.Mary Ann Delahunt+7,8 (c 1838 - 1880)

Family 2

Catherine Fitzgerald b. c 1805
Child 1.Catherine Delahunt+1 (c 1843 - )
Nicholas Delahunt was also known as Dillihunt (variant.) 
Birth*circa 1796He was born circa 1796 at IrelandG.1 
November 1816He entered the Colony of New BrunswickG in November 1816.2 
Marriage*circa 1830He married Mary Ann Crossman, daughter of Robert Crossman and Mary Guilderd, circa 1830 at Westmorland Co., New BrunswickG.3 
Marriage*22 November 1842He married Catherine Fitzgerald on 22 November 1842 at Westmorland Co., New BrunswickG.4 
1851He and Catherine Fitzgerald appeared on the census of 1851 at Moncton Par., Westmorland Co., New BrunswickG; (neis. Andrew and Rosannah Downey; John and Deborah Kennedy.)2 
1861He and Catherine Fitzgerald appeared on the census of 1861 at Moncton Par., Westmorland Co., New BrunswickG.5 
1871He appeared on the census of 1871 in the household of Maxime Gaudet and Catherine Delahunt, age 87, b. Ireland; (neis., or poss. in same house, John and Catherine Alexander; Andrew and Margaret Hannigan; John and Catherine Hannigan.)6 


  1. [S83] 1851 Canada Census (Canada East, Canada West, New Brunswick, and Nova Scotia).
  2. [S83] 1851 Canada Census (Canada East, Canada West, New Brunswick, and Nova Scotia). Nicholas (55), farmer, b. Ireland, entered Colony Nov 1816; Catherine (46), b. Ireland, entered Colony Jun 1812.
  3. [S520] VWH, Identified by bapt. rec. of son Thomas in 1839, death rec. of dau. Margaret in 1920, and 1851 census record for Robert Crossman, grandfather of Mary Ann Delahunt and neighbor of Nicholas Delahunt.
  4. [S2278] New Brunswick Provincial Marriages 1789-1950, online, Westmorrland Co. Marriage Register, Vol. B, p. 179, no. 2339, img. 134/336. Nicholas Dalahunt of Hillsborow [sic], Westmorland [now Albert] Co., and Catharine Fitzgerald of the same parish, marr. 22 Nov 1842 by Ferdinand Gauvreau, priest of Dorchester and missionary of other places; witn. Charles Gorman and Blanche Leblanc.
  5. [S80] 1861 New Brunswick Province Census. Nicholas Delahunt (69), b. Ireland, farmer; Catharine (60), b. Ireland.
  6. [S84] 1871 Canada Census. Maken Goody (26), b. NB, French descent, farmer; Catharine (25), b. NB, Irish descent.
  7. [S520] VWH.
  8. [S1239] Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841–1910/1915, index and images, online, Needham Death Reg. 1880, sh. 241, no. 67. Margaret A (Dillihunt) Holt, b. NB, dau. of Nicholas, b. Ireland, and Mary Anne, b. NB, marr., res. Providence, d. Needham 9 Nov 1880, age 42y 10m, pulmonary tuberculosis.