John McCARTHY and (1) Catherine DAWSON and (2) Bessie (Elizabeth?) STEACEY
County Cork, Ireland to Bytown

September 1, 2005:

Hello Al.
 
Here is some information on my gg grandparents who came from Cork to Ottawa c. 1839.  
My gg grandfather ran a tailor shop at 37 Queen Street for most of the time until 
he died in 1902.  He had many children but I have included only my direct line in 
the hope that some of his other descendants may recognize the information and get in touch.
 
Best wishes.  
Bill Lavery  

Aug 31 2005          Descendants of: John MCCARTHY & Catherine Dawson
                      (Ottawa and Winnipeg Connections)         

1 John MCCARTHY b. Dec 28 1816 Bandon (?), County Cork, Ireland d. Feb 23 1902 Ottawa,
     Ontario 
  m. Catherine DAWSON m. Abt 1837 Cork, Ireland  b. Abt 1816 Bandon, County Cork, Ireland 
  d. May 13 1867 Ottawa, Ontario 
  m. Bessie (Elizabeth?) STEACEY m. Jan 15 1874 Perth, Ontario (St. James Anglican Church)
  b. c. 1825. d. Dec 12 1906 Ottawa, Ontario 
     [daughter of William STEACEY and Mrs. Barbara Steacy]  
     (Catherine and John may have arrived in Ottawa in 1839. John was a 
      tailor. They lived at 37 Queen Street, near the corner of Kent.)

2 Dan (Daniel) Dawson MCCARTHY b. May 24 1859 Ottawa, Ontario d. Jan 29 1934 Winnipeg,
      Manitoba (Misericordia Hospital) 
   m. Lucy Priscilla LYON m. Nov 24 1883 Ottawa, Ontario (St. John's Anglican Church)
   b. Dec 07 1866 London, England d. Aug 24 1948 Winnipeg, Manitoba 
      [daughter of Thomas LYON and Lucy JAMES]

3 William John MCCARTHY b. Jun 03 1886 Winnipeg, Manitoba d. Apr 16 1945
       Winnipeg, Manitoba 
    m. Annie  Louisa TUGWELL b. Aug 1897 Cranleigh, Surrey, England
    d. Nov 11 1918 Winnipeg, Manitoba 
       [daughter of William McCormick TUGWELL and Mary Ann AMOS]

4 Mildred (Tiny) Ivy Lillian MCCARTHY b. Apr 07 1918 Winnipeg, Manitoba
     d. Mar 24 2005 Victoria Hospital, Winnipeg, Manitoba 
     m. Hugh Edward (Eddie) LAVERY m. Jun 19 1935 Winnipeg, Manitoba (1st Baptist Church)  
     b. Nov 18 1911 Ireland d. Feb 11 1970 Winnipeg, Manitoba (General Hospital) 
        [son of William John LAVERY and Anne TURKINGTON] d. Feb 1968
     
5 William Edward (Bill) LAVERY (details excluded) b. Winnipeg
      m. Pamela Joy (Pam) KIMBERLEY (details excluded) Saskatoon, Saskatchewan 
         [daughter of Kenneth Albert KIMBERLEY and Mabel PETERS]

6 Son of William & Pam (details excluded) b. Winnipeg
       

7 Grandson & Granddaughter of William & Pam (details excluded) b. Ottawa.
... Bill Lavery  
New October 15, 2011: New e-mail address for Bill Lavery included in the list below. ... Al

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