John Ryan

Male 1845 - 1926  (~ 81 years)


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  • Name John Ryan 
    Born Jan 1845  Curraghafoil, Doon, Co. Limerick, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Christened 4 Jan 1845  Curraghafoil, Kilcommon parish, Co. Tipperary Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Emigration Abt 1861  Ireland to Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    1860s. 1901 census lists emigration date as 1868; 1911 census lists emigration date as 1865; death record (1926) says he has been in Canada 53 years (since 1873); obituary (Eganville Leader) says he was born in Co. Limerick in 1843 and came to Canada as "a youth of 18" (1861). Presumably he came with brother Patrick. 
    Godparents Phil Ryan and Norry Hayes 
    Religion Roman Catholic 
    Address Address:
    Lot 13, Concession 1, Hagarty township, Renfrew Co. 
    Died 21 Oct 1926  Killaloe, Renfrew Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Buried 23 Oct 1926  St Andrews RC Cemetery, Killaloe Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Obituary 29 Oct 1926  The Eganville Leader Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Extract: "On Oct 21, there passed away a well known and highly respected resident of the township of Hagarty in the person of pioneer John Ryan. He was born in 1843 in County Limerick, Ireland, and came to Canada as a youth of 18. He settled on the Hagarty Twp farm where he lived all his life. In 1874 he took for his life partner Catherine Dwyer of Grattan, who, with a family of six sons, five daughters and 40 grandchildren, is left to mourn the loss of a devoted husband and loving father.
     
    Association Bridget Ryan (Relationship: Godfather/goddaughter) 
    Association Julia Harrington (Relationship: Godfather/goddaughter) 
    Notes 
    • In the 1911 census, John Ryan reports that he can read and write.
    Person ID I2033  Moran
    Last Modified 8 Mar 2015 

    Father Michael Ryan,   b. About 1810, Co. Tipperary, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Apr 1888, Brudenell, Renfrew Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 78 years) 
    Mother Bridget Lahey,   b. 25 Dec 1808, Carnahalla, Doon, Co. Limerick, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 07 Aug 1905, Brudenell, Renfrew Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 96 years) 
    Married About 1835  Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F13  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Catherine Dwyer,   b. 1859, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Mar 1927, Killaloe Station, Renfrew Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years) 
    Married 15 Jul 1874  Eganville, Renfrew Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Witnesses Connor Dwyer 
    Children 
     1. Michael J. Ryan,   b. 1876, Renfrew Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1947  (Age 71 years)
     2. Cornelius Ryan,   b. 17 Jan 1877, Renfrew Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1958  (Age 80 years)
     3. Patrick Ryan,   b. 26 Dec 1878, Renfrew Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1961  (Age 82 years)
     4. William Ryan,   b. 07 Jun 1881, Renfrew Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Apr 1938, Hagarty township, Renfrew Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 56 years)
     5. Bridget Ryan,   b. 23 Apr 1883, Hagerty township, Renfrew Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. Margaret Ryan,   b. 02 Dec 1885, Hagerty township, Renfrew Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location
     7. John Ryan,   b. 11 Jan 1888, Renfrew Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location
     8. Catherine Mary Ryan,   b. 26 Jul 1890, Hagerty township, Renfrew Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1981  (Age 90 years)
     9. Mary Ann Ryan,   b. 01 Sep 1892, Renfrew Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location
     10. Johanna Ryan,   b. 1896, Renfrew Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location
     11. John Joseph Ryan,   b. 12 Sep 1898,   d. 12 Sep 1898  (Age 0 years)
     12. Timothy Ryan,   b. 12 Sep 1898, Renfrew Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Dec 1943, Edmonton, Alberta Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 45 years)
    Last Modified 13 Jun 2010 
    Family ID F630  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S297] Roots Ireland (IFHF).

    2. [S172] Death Notices & Obituaries from The Eganville Leader, 1922-1927, Carol Bennett McCuaig, (Renfrew: Juniper Books Ltd.).

    3. [S85] Ontario Deaths.

    4. [S172] Death Notices & Obituaries from The Eganville Leader, 1922-1927, Carol Bennett McCuaig, (Renfrew: Juniper Books Ltd.), 92-93.

    5. [S228] Register of St. Jacques le Majeur/St James the Greater, Portage du Fort.