Mary Farrell1

ID# 1991, (c 1807-1847)
     Mary Farrell was born about 1807 at Co Wexford, Ireland.2,3 She married Michael Jordan before 1828 at Co Wexford, Ireland. She and Michael Jordan immigrated between 1845 and 1847 to South Crosby Twp, Leeds County, Ontario.4,5 She died on 10 August 1847.6 There is a tombstone commemorating Mary Farrell at Philipsville Catholic Cemetery, Philipsville, Leeds & Grenville County, Ontario. The stone was erected by her son John long after her death. She may or may not be buried there.

Research Note: It is possible that Mary died in Grosse Ile, Quebec or onboard ship shortly before arrival there. There are 4 reported deaths of women named Mary Farrell at Grosse Ile on 10 Aug 1847. Several ships arrived from Ireland on 9 & 10 Aug - she could have been a passenger on one of them.
Last Edited=9 Sep 2013

Children of Mary Farrell and Michael Jordan

Citations

  1. [S3] Peter Anderson & Hubert Houle, Mariages Catholique de la Region de Perth (240 Daly Ave, Ottawa ON: Le Centre de Genealogie S-C, 1986).
  2. [S71] OGS, More Leeds County Ontario Cemeteries (Brockville, Ontario: Leeds & Grenville Genealogical Society, 1981).
  3. [S432] Mary Farrell Jordan Tombstone, Philipsville Catholic Cemetery, Philipsville, Leeds & Grenville County, Ontario; recorded/photographed by Faye West, May 2000.
  4. [S280] Conclusion based on cited detail: Honora Jordan was born in Ireland about 1845; Mary Farrell Jordan died in Ontario in 1847.
  5. [S297] Susan Warren, Hub of the Rideau - a History of South Crosby Township (Township of South Crosby: The Local Architectural Conservation Advisory Committee, 1997), (says 1845).
  6. [S432] Mary Farrell Jordan Tombstone, Philipsville Catholic Cemetery, Philipsville, Leeds & Grenville County, Ontario; recorded/photographed by Faye West, May 2000, The OGS transcription of her tombstone erroneously reports her death as 10 Aug 1842 (the photo clearly reads 1847).
  7. [S60] Michael Dunn & Margaret Jordan Tombstone, Philipsville Catholic Cemetery, Philipsville, Leeds & Grenville County, Ontario; recorded/photographed by Faye West, May 2000.
  8. [S89] 1851 Census (Crosby South, Leeds, Canada West), Library & Archives Canada, Ottawa, Ontario C-11733, Michael Jordan family.
  9. [S297] Susan Warren, Hub of the Rideau - a History of South Crosby Township (Township of South Crosby: The Local Architectural Conservation Advisory Committee, 1997).
  10. [S73] 1881 Census (South Crosby, Leeds, Ontario), Library & Archives Canada, Ottawa, Ontario C-13232, Margaret Dunn family.
  11. [S6] 1861 Census (Crosby South, Leeds, Canada West), Library & Archives Canada, Ottawa, Ontario C-1044, Michael Jordan family.
  12. [S1426] Volume B, Baptisms, marriages 1844-1874: marriage of Owen Carty and Catherine Jordan; np, St Edward the Confessor RC Church, Westport, Leeds & Grenville County, Ontario. Viewed on 2 Feb 2012, at familysearch.org, database: Ontario, Roman Catholic Church Records, 1760-1923, img 9.
  13. [S1426] Volume B, Baptisms, marriages 1844-1874: marriage of John Murphy and Honora Jordan; np, St Edward the Confessor RC Church, Westport, Leeds & Grenville County, Ontario. Viewed on 2 Feb 2012, at familysearch.org, database: Ontario, Roman Catholic Church Records, 1760-1923, img 11.