Thomas Cluney1

#8145, ( - before 1852)

Family

Margaret Savage b. c 1800
Child 1.Lawrence Cluney+4 (1836 - 1908)
Thomas Cluney was also known as Cloney.2 
Marriage*circa 1832He married Margaret Savage, daughter of William Savage and Margaret Lane, circa 1832 at Westmorland Co., New BrunswickG.1 
Death*before 1852He died before 1852.3 

Citations

  1. [S79] Rev. Edward Savage, The Story of Melrose, Westmorland County (copy from Université Saint Joseph Archives, Moncton), transcription online http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~nbwestmo/history.htm, p. : "The widow Hickey lived with her three sons, Patrick, John and James, and one daughter, Mrs. James Mahoney, for a time; and then married Thomas Cluney by whom she had one son, Lawrence."
  2. [S83] 1851 Canada Census (Canada East, Canada West, New Brunswick, and Nova Scotia). Margaret Cluney (57), farmer, b. Ireland, migr. Aug 1824 [son is Cloney].
  3. [S83] 1851 Canada Census (Canada East, Canada West, New Brunswick, and Nova Scotia). Margaret Cluney (57), "W" [wife or widow], farmer, b. Ireland, migr. Aug 1824 [son is Cloney].
  4. [S79] Rev. Edward Savage, The Story of Melrose, p. 8: "1829. Patrick Hickey was the first to die. He was accidentally killed while felling a tree. The effect of this on the Savage brothers was stunning; and the story has been handed down to us, tragic as the awful discovery by Eve of the dead body of Abel. They seemed to have a great regard for Hickey, who was of extraordinary physical proportions and corresponding strength. In Ireland, of course, they never used an axe; in their new conditions it would be the first tool they had to get accustomed to...The widow Hickey lived with her three sons, Patrick, John and James, and one daughter, Mrs. James Mahoney, for a time; and then married Thomas Cluney by whom she had one son, Lawrence."