Jane Byrne

Female 1811 - 1891  (80 years)


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  • Name Jane Byrne 
    Born 1811  Co. Longford, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Emigration 1833  Ireland to Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Travel May 1886  Manvel, Grand Forks County, North Dakota Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    "Manvel Mutterings...Mrs. Levi, mother of John Levi, arrived last week from Wisconsin. She is quite an old lady, but as pleasant and lively as a maiden of 20.' 
    Religion Roman Catholic 
    Died About 1891  Pakenham, Lanark Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Did she die in Wisconsin or North Dakota?
    Association Thomas Power (Relationship: Godmother/godson) 
    Person ID I54  Moran
    Last Modified 16 Oct 2015 

    Family John Leavy,   b. 1801, Co. Longford, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 08 Apr 1881, 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  [2
    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  [3
    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  [4
    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/Levi,   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

  • Sources 
    1. [S44] Grand Forks Daily Herald, p. 2, 10 May 1886.

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

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

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