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Matthew Daley

Male 1807 - 1895  (88 years)


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  • Name Matthew Daley 
    Born 1807  Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Possibly from Lorrha, Co. Tipperary. Possibly the brother-in-law (through a first marriage in Ireland) of Anthony Somerville; possibly the son of a Matthew Daley who was the brother-in-law of Anthony Somerville.
    Gender Male 
    Burial Witnesses Peter Daley and Michael McCullough 
    Died 24 Jul 1895  Clarendon, Pontiac Co., Québec Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Priest claims he died at one hundred years old.
    Buried 25 Jul 1895  Ste. Elisabeth, Vinton, Litchfield Township, Pontiac Co., Québec Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Association Daniel Donahue (Relationship: Godfather/godson) 
    Association Susanne Somerville (Relationship: Godfather/goddaughter) 
    Association Margaret Jane Killeen (Relationship: Godfather/goddaughter) 
    Person ID I3295  Moran
    Last Modified 26 Mar 2010 

    Family Ellen Killeen,   b. About 1818, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Apr 1882  (Age ~ 64 years) 
    Married 31 Oct 1836  Bytown (Ottawa) Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • Matthew Daly of Huntley, to Ellen Keilline [Killeen] of March
    Witnesses James Summerville and Mary Summerville 
    Census 1851  Clarendon, Ottawa County, Canada East Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Matthew Daly, Farmer, born Ireland, Roman Catholic, age 46; with wife Ellen, born Ireland [probably born Canada], age 35; and children (all born Canada) Peter (15), Mary (13), Dennis (11), John (10), Bridget (9), James (8), William (5) and Edward (2). Live near Micheal Donahue and Honora Killeen. 
    Census 1861  Clarendon, Pontiac Co., Québec Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Matthew Daily, Farmer, born Ireland, religion RC, age 56; with wife Ellen, born Ireland, religion RC, age 45; and children Peter (23), Mary (21), Dennis (20), John (19), Bridget (17), James (13), William (12), Edward (11), Catherine (8), Patrick (7), Dominick (5), Thomas (3) and Christopher (2). Peter, Labourer, listed as absent, "in thorn" (Thorne). Dwelling described as "log-sided house" with "new stone." 
    Census 1871  Clarendon, Pontiac Co., Québec Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Matthew Daly, age 66, born Ireland, R. Catholic, Farmer, able to read and write; with wife Eleanor, age 55, born Ireland, unable to read or write; and children John (25), Mary (23), Bridget (21), James (20), Wm (18), Edward (19), Catharine (16), Thomas (15), Dominick (13), Anthony (11), and Theresa (9). William listed as "Deaf and Dumb" and of "Unsound mind." 
    Census 1881  Clarendon, Pontiac Co., Québec Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Matthew Daly, 74, born Ireland; with wife Ellinor, 62, born Ireland; and children John (39), William (32), Teressa (19), and Bridget (38). Next to widowed Hanora Donahue (Killeen) and family. 
    Children 
    +1. Peter Daley,   b. 07 Dec 1837, Huntley township, Carleton Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 07 Jul 1922  (Age 84 years)
     2. Mary Daley,   b. May 1839, Huntley township, Carleton Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Oct 1932, Campbell's Bay, Pontiac Co., Québec Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 93 years)
     3. Denis Daley,   b. Apr 1840, Huntley township, Carleton Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. John Daley,   b. May 1841, Huntley township, Carleton Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. Bridget Daley,   b. About 1844, Huntley township, Carleton Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Sep 1921  (Age ~ 77 years)
    +6. James Daley,   b. Jul 1847, Clarendon, Pontiac Co., Québec Find all individuals with events at this location
     7. William Daley,   b. 1849
     8. Edward Daley,   b. 14 Mar 1850, Clarendon, Pontiac Co., Québec Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 02 Feb 1924, Pembroke, Renfrew County, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years)
    +9. Catherine Daley,   b. 25 Jun 1852
     10. Patrick Daley,   b. Jan 1854, Clarendon, Pontiac Co., Québec Find all individuals with events at this location
     11. Dominic Daley,   b. 04 Dec 1855, Clarendon, Pontiac Co., Québec Find all individuals with events at this location
     12. Thomas Daley,   b. Mar 1858, Clarendon, Pontiac Co., Québec Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Jul 1929, Campbell's Bay, Pontiac Co., Québec Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 71 years)
    +13. Christopher Daley,   b. Jun 1859, Clarendon, Pontiac Co., Québec Find all individuals with events at this location
     14. Teresa Daley,   b. Oct 1861
    +15. Anthony Daley,   b. Mar 1863, Clarendon, Pontiac Co., Québec Find all individuals with events at this location
     16. Winnifred Daley,   b. Sep 1863, Clarendon, Pontiac Co., Québec Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Before 1871, Clarendon, Pontiac Co., Québec Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 7 years)
    Last Modified 4 Mar 2011 
    Family ID F1086  Group Sheet

  • Sources 
    1. [S92] Ste. Elisabeth.

    2. [S108] Notre Dame Ottawa.

    3. [S77] 1851 Census of Canada, (National Archives of Canada).
      Canada East (Quebec), Ottawa County, Clarendon, p. 57.

    4. [S261] 1861 Census of Canada.
      Canada East, Pontiac, District 2, Township of Clarendon, p. 113, lines 36-50.

    5. [S81] 1871 Census of Canada.
      Quebec, Pontiac South, Clarendon, pp. 39-40, family no. 120.

    6. [S72] 1881 Census of Canada.
      Quebec, Pontiac, Clarendon, pp. 40-41, family number 162.