Welcome to Ottawa Valley Irish: A Family History Weblog and Genealogy Database. This is the genealogy database section of the website.

This website covers the family histories of a number of Irish and French Canadian families in the Ottawa Valley area, including:

It also offers tips and tricks for the pursuit of Irish and Canadian genealogy: how to trace your Irish ancestry through Canadian sources; how to search the census records and census substitutes; how to decipher, translate, and interpret the Catholic parish records; and more.

All genealogical information at this site is supplied to the best of my current knowledge, but is subject to ongoing revision. If you would like to suggest an addition, a revision, or a correction, please email me at: mcmoran at gmail dot com; or use the contact form below.

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Lahey, Orville Joseph
   b. 21 Jun 1934, Ottawa, Carleton Co., Ontario
Killeen, Denis
   b. About 1786, Meelick, County Galway, Ireland
Fahey, John
   b. 1786, Co. Tipperary, Ireland
Killihan, Bridget
   b. About 1810, Ireland
Nash, Michael
   b. About 1808, Ireland
Fahey, Michael
   b. 18 May 1837, March Township, Carleton Co., Ontario, Canada
Tracey, Elizabeth
   b. 27 May 1845, March Township, Carleton Co., Ontario, Canada
Armstrong, Catherine
   b. 1822, Co. Cavan, Ireland
Scissons, Samuel
   b. 23 Feb 1819, Norfolk, England
O'Hara, Thomas
   b. About 1814, Ireland

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