John Leavy

Male 1801 - 1881  (80 years)


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  • Name John Leavy 
    Born 1801  Co. Longford, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Possibly the civil parish of Tagsheenod?
    Gender Male 
    Emigration 1833  Ireland to Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Religion Roman Catholic 
    Death Informant John Levi Jr, Farmer, Pakenham 
    Address Address:
    Lot 22, Concession 11, Pakenham township 
    Cause of Death Asthma  [1
    Died 08 Apr 1881  Pakenham, Lanark Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Burial Witnesses 11 Apr 1881 
    Peter and Thomas Levey 
    Buried 11 Apr 1881  Indian Hill RC Cemetery, Pakenham Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Association Thomas Power (Relationship: Godfather/godson) 
    Person ID I53  Moran
    Last Modified 20 Apr 2015 

    Father Patrick Leavy,   b. About 1770, Co. Longford, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Co. Longford, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother Mary Bambrick,   b. About 1770, Co. Longford, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Co. Longford, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F276  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Jane Byrne,   b. 1811, Co. Longford, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. About 1891, Pakenham, Lanark Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years) 
    Census 1851  Pakenham, Lanark Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Enumerator did not record full first names, only first initials. Head of household is J. [John] Leavy, Farmer, born Ireland, C. of Rome, age 45. With wife J. [Jane] Leavy, born Ireland, C. of Rome, age 40; and a G. Leavy, Servant, born Ireland, C. of Rome, age 20, usual residence [McNab?], not a member of immediate family, but no doubt related; and children M. [Mary], born Ireland, age 18; J. [James], born Ireland, age 16; T. [Thomas], Cabinet Maker, born Canada, age 15, absent from family but enumerated here; J. [John], Labourer, born Canada, age 13; E. [Ellen], born Canada, age 11; M. [Michael], born Canada, age 9; J. [Jane], born Canada, age 5; and E. [Elizabeth], born Canada, age 3. Living in log shanty. 
    Census 1861  Pakenham, Lanark Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Head of household is John Levre (mistranscription) Sr, age 59, born Ireland, RC, Farmer. With wife Jane, age 50, born Ireland; and children Ellen (20), Michael (16), Jane (15) and Elizabeth (13).  
    Census 1881  Pakenham, Lanark Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Head of household John Levey, age 80, born Ireland, Catholic, Irish; with wife Jane, age 72, born Ireland, Catholic, Irish. 
    Children 
     1. Patrick William Leavy,   b. Mar 1831, Co. Longford, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Mar 1886, Wilson, St. Croix Co., Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 55 years)
     2. Mary Ann Leavy,   b. 1 Jan 1832, Co. Longford, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Apr 1907, Ottawa, Carleton Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)
    +3. James Leavy,   b. 18 Feb 1833, Co. Longford, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Dec 1909, Pakenham, Lanark Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years)
     4. Thomas Leavy,   b. 5 Mar 1835, Drummond township, Lanark Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Jan 1916, Seattle, Washington Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)
     5. Ellen Leavy,   b. 2 Jan 1841, Pakenham, Lanark Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 09 Nov 1930, Seattle, Washington Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years)
     6. John Leavy,   b. 17 Jun 1843, Pakenham, Lanark Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Feb 1928, Grand Forks, North Dakota Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years)
     7. Michael Leavy,   b. 17 Jun 1843, Pakenham, Lanark Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
     8. Jane Leavy,   b. 2 May 1846, Pakenham, Lanark Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 July 1934, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years)
    +9. Elizabeth Leavy,   b. 22 March 1850, Pakenham, Lanark Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 April 1921, Seattle, WA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years)
    Last Modified 19 Nov 2012 
    Family ID F11  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Headstones
    Leavy, John
    Leavy, John
    Died 8 April 1881. Listed as "Native of Longford Ireland." Buried at Indian Hill Cemetery, Pakenham.

  • Sources 
    1. [S85] Ontario Deaths.
      No physician

    2. [S85] Ontario Deaths.

    3. [S88] St. Peter Celestine.

    4. [S77] 1851 Census of Canada, (National Archives of Canada).
      Canada West (Ontario), Lanark County, Pakenham, page 39.

    5. [S200] 1861 Census Returns, Pakenham Township, Lanark County, Ontario, Robert E. Sargeant and J.R. Ernest Miller, (Kingston Branch, Ontario Genealogical Society), 22.

    6. [S72] 1881 Census of Canada.
      Ontario, Lanark North, Pakenham, p. 11, household no. 48.