Patrick Joseph Dwyer1

M, ID# 4977, (c 1890-)
     Patrick Joseph Dwyer was known as Joe. He was born about 1890.1 He was the son of John Dwyer and Margaret O'Connor.1 He married Mary Marcella Carty, daughter of Henry Joseph Carty and Elizabeth Dunn, on 9 August 1916 in Elgin, Leeds & Grenville County, Ontario.1

Joe and Mary farmed just outside Elgin Ontario. That farm is still in the family and the Dwyers are recognized as one of the top Holstein breeders in Canada. Joe was the "salt of the earth".2
Last Edited=8 May 2020


  1. [S1338] Mary Carty & Patrick Dwyer, Marriage Registration 012990 (28 Aug 1916), Ancestry,
  2. [S1342] The Family of Henry Carty and Elizabeth Dunn, family notes by James Bulger, 2011, copy privately held by Faye West, Edmonton, Alberta.