Ellen Hennessey1

#32580, (circa 1831 - 6 January 1888)
Father*Michael Hennessey1 (c 1806 - 1892)
Mother*Elizabeth Byrne1 (c 1803 - 1886)

Family

Patrick O'Neill b. c 1830
Children 1.Elizabeth O'Neill9 (c 1857 - 1934)
 2.Henry O'Neill9 (c 1860 - 1907)
 3.Daniel O'Neill9 (1862 - 1879)
 4.Alice Maria O'Neill10 (c 1864 - 1864)
 5.Charlotte Theresa O'Neill+9 (1866 - 1948)
 6.Patrick O'Neill Jr.11 (c 1868 - c 1869)
Her married name was O'Neill.2 
Birth*circa 1831She was born circa 1831 at IrelandG.1 
April 1851She accompanied Elizabeth Byrne in April 1851 to New BrunswickG.3 
1851She appeared on the census of 1851 in the household of Michael Hennessey and Elizabeth Byrne, age 19, b. Ireland, entered Colony Apr 1851; (neis. John and Elizabeth Fitzsimmons.)3 
Marriage*7 November 1854She married Patrick O'Neill on 7 November 1854 at St. Thomas's Church, Memramcook, Westmorland Co., New BrunswickG.2,4 
1871She appeared on the census of 1871 at Moncton Par., Westmorland Co., New BrunswickG; (neis. Michael and Elizabeth Hennessey.)5 
1881She appeared on the census of 1881 in the household of Michael Hennessey and Elizabeth Byrne, as Ellen O'Neil, age 48, wid., b. Ireland.6 
Death*6 January 1888She died on 6 January 1888 at Westmorland Co., New BrunswickG.7,8 
Burial*January 1888She was buried in January 1888 at St-Anselme's Church Cemetery, Fox-Creek, Moncton Par., Westmorland Co., New BrunswickG.7,8 

Citations

  1. [S83] 1851 Canada Census (Canada East, Canada West, New Brunswick, and Nova Scotia).
  2. [S101] Gabriel Drouin, compiler, Drouin Collection: St-Thomas, Memramcook, Cte Westmorland, 1845-1899 (Montreal, Quebec: Institut Généalogique Drouin), p. 73, M-34, img. 88/1466. Patrick Oneil and Ellen [also named as Mary] Henessy, marr. 7 Nov 1854 by F X Lafrance; witn. Pierce Delahunt and Catherine Henessy.
  3. [S83] 1851 Canada Census (Canada East, Canada West, New Brunswick, and Nova Scotia). Michael Henessey (45), b. Ireland, shoemaker, entered Colony July 1848; Elizabeth (48), b. Ireland, entered Colony Apr 1851.
  4. [S2278] New Brunswick Provincial Marriages 1789-1950, online FamilySearch.org, Westmorland Co. Marriage Register, Vol. B, p. 535, no. 3695, img. 325/336. Patrick O'Neal of St. John Par., St. John Co. NB, yeoman, and Helen Hennessy of Moncton Par., Westmorland Co. NB, marr. 7 Nov 1854 by F X Lafrance; witn. Pierce Delahunt and Catharine Hennessy.
  5. [S84] 1871 Canada Census. Helen (36), b. Ireland, school teacher.
  6. [S42] 1881 Canada Census. Michael (76), b. Ireland, shoe maker; Elizabeth (82), b. Ireland.
  7. [S1746] Southeastern Branch of the New Brunswick Genealogical Society, compiler, Cemeteries of Westmorland County (Moncton, New Brunswick, 2007-2009), Moncton volume p. 200. Shared tall stone memorial.
    (front) Michael Hennessy, Died Oct. 1, 1892 In his 88 year, Native of Craignenananna, Co. Kilkenny, Ireland / Elizabeth, Died Oct. 8, 1886 Aged 88 years, Beloved wife of Michael Hennessy, Native of Craignenananna, Co. Kilkenny, Ireland
    (side) Ellen, Died Jan. 6th 1888 Aged 54 years, Wife of Capt. O’Neill / Dan Born in Australia Mar 18th 1862, Died Sept 23, 1879, Son of Captain & Ellen O’Neil
    (side) Catherine 1834-1920 / Patrick 1836-1919 / Children of M & E Hennessy / Henry, Born in Australia 1860, Died 1907, Son of Captain & Ellen O’Neill / Elizabeth, Born in Australia 1857, Died 1934 / Daughter of Captain & Ellen O’Neill
    (footstones) Patrick, Catherine, Ellen, Dan, Mother, Father, Elizabeth, Henry
    Note: Craignenananna not found in P W Joyce's Origin and History of Irish Names of Places.
  8. [S102] Gabriel Drouin, compiler, Drouin Collection: St-Anselme de Fox-Creeks, Cte Westmorland, 1845-1898 (Montreal, Quebec: Institut Généalogique Drouin), 1845-01-01 / 1898-02-20 (Ancestry 1832-1865), p 226, S-9. Ellen Hennessey, wid. of Patrick O'Neil, d. 6 jan 1888, bur. 8 Jan 1888; rites by F Belliveau, witn. James Hamilton and Edward McSweeney.
  9. [S84] 1871 Canada Census.
  10. [S2757] Pioneer Index, Victoria 1836-1888, online www.Ancestry.com/search/collections/1778/. Alice Neill, b. Sandhurst, Sandridge, Victoria, ca. 1864, dau. of Patrick Neill and Ellen Hennessy, reg. no. 11644.
  11. [S2757] Pioneer Index, Victoria 1836-1888, online www.Ancestry.com/search/collections/1778/. Patrick Neill, b. Queenscliff, Victoria, ca. 1868, son of Patrick Neill and Ellen Hennessy, reg. no. 4839.