Daniel Joseph Kenney

ID# 112, (1848-)
     Daniel Joseph Kenney was born on 15 October 1848 at Ireland.1,2 He was the son of Patrick Kenney and Mary O'Neill.3 He immigrated to South Crosby Twp, Leeds & Grenville County, Ontario, with his parents Patrick Kenney and Mary O'Neill about 1849.4 He was confirmed by the Archibishop of Toronto on 20 October 1874 at Philipsville Catholic Church, Philipsville, Leeds & Grenville County, Ontario.5 Daniel is described as a boatman on the 1881 census. It was common for men from South Crosby to work the steamboats on the Rideau Canal and the St Lawrence River during the summer months. Daniel may have given this up, as did his brother Thomas, after he married.6,7 He married Ellen Doyle, daughter of Michael Doyle and Elizabeth Mary Dunn, on 30 January 1882 at Philipsville, Leeds & Grenville County, Ontario.2,8 Daniel was farming at the time of the 1891 and 1901 censuses. He was buried at St John's Cemetery, Gananoque, Leeds & Grenville County, Ontario.9

Census Records

YearPlaceHead of Household
1871South Crosby Twp, South Leeds, OntarioPatrick Kenney10
1881Crosby South, Leeds South, OntarioPatrick Kenney3
1891Crosby South, Leeds South, OntarioDaniel Joseph Kenney11
1901Gananoque, Leeds South, OntarioDaniel Joseph Kenney1
Last Edited=10 Jan 2013

Child of Daniel Joseph Kenney and Ellen Doyle

Citations

  1. [S931] 1901 Census (Gananoque, Leeds South, Ontario), Library & Archives Canada, Ottawa, Ontario, Daniel Kenny household.
  2. [S932] Ellen Doyle & Daniel Kenny, Marriage Registration 006083, Ancestry, http://www.ancestry.ca
  3. [S73] 1881 Census (South Crosby, Leeds, Ontario), Library & Archives Canada, Ottawa, Ontario C-13232, Patrick Kenney family; page 38, family 182.
  4. [S297] Susan Warren, Hub of the Rideau - a History of South Crosby Township (Township of South Crosby: The Local Architectural Conservation Advisory Committee, 1997), p. 295.
  5. [S1423] Baptisms, marriages, burials 1856-1884: Confirmations; np, St Philip Neri Church, Toledo, Leeds & Grenville County, Ontario. Viewed on 2 Feb 2012, at familysearch.org, database: Ontario, Roman Catholic Church Records, 1760-1923, image 100.
  6. [S297] Susan Warren, Hub of the Rideau - a History of South Crosby Township (Township of South Crosby: The Local Architectural Conservation Advisory Committee, 1997), p. 147.
  7. [S73] 1881 Census (South Crosby, Leeds, Ontario), Library & Archives Canada, Ottawa, Ontario C-13232, Patrick Kenney household.
  8. [S1423] Baptisms, marriages, burials 1856-1884: marriage of Ellen Doyle & Daniel Kenney, np, St Philip Neri Church, Toledo, Leeds & Grenville County, Ontario. Viewed on 2 Feb 2012, at familysearch.org, database: Ontario, Roman Catholic Church Records, 1760-1923, img 84.
  9. [S92] Ontario Cemetery Finding Aid, online (http://www.islandnet.com/ocfa/ : accessed 2008-2013).
  10. [S72] 1871 Census (Crosby South, Leeds, Ontario), Library & Archives Canada, Ottawa, Ontario C-10001, Patrick Kenney household.
  11. [S930] 1891 Census (South Crosby, Leeds South, Ontario), Library & Archives Canada, Ottawa, Ontario, Daniel Kenny household.
  12. [S1424] Baptisms, marriages, burials 1883-1910: baptism of Bernard Aloysius Kenney, pg 39, St Philip Neri Church, Toledo, Leeds & Grenville County, Ontario. Viewed on 2 Feb 2012, at familysearch.org, database: Ontario, Roman Catholic Church Records, 1760-1923, img 20. Register entry reads 1888 but surrounding entries indicate that 1887 is correct.