John Gallagher and Ann Blakely

John Gallagher
1786 - 1871

Spouse: Ann Blakely
1803 - 1851

Grave: Old Methodist / St Paul's, Perth

Parents: ? Gallagher

Sarah Jane (1820-1918) m. William Grimsby,
William (1821-1855),
John (1824- ) m. Emily Haffenden,
William Henry (10.30.1854- )
Harriett (10.30.1856- )
Ann (2.19.1860- )
Amos (8.19.1863- )
Andrew (1825-1911) m. Susan Jacklin,
Elizabeth (1828-1906) m. George McKay,
Henry (1832-1904) m. Ann Golightly Miller,
Mary (1834-1912) m. Wm Kilmer Newman,
Hannah (1838-1905),
Alice (1840-1930)

Gallagher and Jacklin Ancestors

Unrelated Gallagher families

John and Ann emigrated from Ireland, coming to Canada on the ship "Douglas" c.1820, settling in North Burgess Township. Land records (National Archives of Canada, MG9 D8-27 Vol Reel C-4651) show "John Gallagher, emigrant, Bathurst, C9, SW 1/2 Lot 8, located Dec. 3, 1821, 100 acres, no remarks." John appears on the census of the 1822 Perth Military Depot, Lanark County, at the same Bathurst address.

Sarah Jane Gallagher

Spouse: William Grimsby

Parents: John Gallagher and Ann Blakely

Sarah Jane Gallagher (1820-1918) married William Grimsby (1826-1921); their daughter Annie (1861-1960) married Robert Beal (1860-1945); their daughter, Edna Jane (1893-1989) married William Seth Bradshaw (1895-1971). Edna Jane, had 10 children, seven who are still living (in 2005).

John Gallagher

Spouse: Emily Harrington?

Parents: John Gallagher and Ann Blakely

Bathurst Courier, Feb. 17, 1854
"Married, at Perth on the 10th inst., by Rev. D.C. McDowell, Mr. John Gallagher of North Elmsley to Miss Emily Harrenden(?) of this town."

Perth Courier, July 17, 1891
"There seems to be an epidemic of insanity in this county at present. Last Saturday Mrs. Emily Gallagher of North Elmsley was brought in and committed to the gaol for insanity."

Perth Courier, May 24, 1895
"Gallagher—Died, at Perth on Saturday, May 18, Emily Hoffendon, wife of John Gallagher, aged 67."

Henry Gallagher

Spouse: Esther Healy

Parents: John Gallagher and Emily Harrington

012917-07 (Lanark Co.) Henry GALLAGHER, 33, grain buyer, Elmsley, Dakota, s/o John GALLAGHER and Emmaline HARRINGTON, married Esther HEALY, 26, Montague, Montague, d/o Denis and Annie, witn: Richard Leon STEED of Philadelphia and Loretta Cecillia HEALY of Montague, 20 Aug 1907 at Smiths Falls.

Elizabeth Gallagher

Spouse: George McKay

Parents: John Gallagher and Ann Blakely

Feb. 6, 1846 George MCKAY, Elmsley, to Elizabeth GALLAGHER, Burgess. Wit: William McLean, William Gallagher.

Perth Expositor, March 14, 1906
"Died. McKay At Elm Grove, On Sun. March 11, 1906, Elizabeth Gallagher, relict of the late George McKay, aged 77 years. She had been in failing health since the deathgo of her husband two and a half years ago and last Friday was seized by a stroke and never regained consciousness. She was born in the Township of Bathurst and moved to the Gallagher farm on the shores of Rideau Lake. Fifty-nine years ago, when she married, she moved with her husband to Elm Grove farm on the shores of Otty Lake. The members of the family living are: John, on the homestead; Albert, in Edmonton, and Henry, in Minn.; Mrs. James Wilson, Otty Lake; and Mrs. Gordon McDonald, of Edmonton. One brother and three sisters survive her: Mr. Andrew Gallagher, Rideau Lake; Mrs. William Newman, Lombardy; Mrs. William Grimsby, Manitoba, and Miss Alice Gallagher, who resides quite close to the home where the deceased died. The funeral took place Tuesday afternoon to Oliver's Cemetery and was largely attended."

Henry Gallagher

Spouse: Ann Golightly Miller
August 9, 1840 -

Parents: John Gallagher and Ann Blakely
Charles Miller and Grace Golightly

April 25 Charles MILLER to Grace GOLIGHTLY both of Elmsley. Wit: William Wylee, Duncan Nicoll

Mary Gallagher

Spouse: William Kilmer Newman

Parents: John Gallagher and Ann Blakely

Born Feb. 14 1834, died 1910. Married William Kilmer Newman (Jan. 4 1825-1912), family buried Union Cemetery Lombardy.

Children: Harriet (Hattie) A. Newman (Mar. 18 1862-1922), Charlotte Newman (1861-1877), Alice Newman (March 20 1870 - July 21 1950?), Isaac Newman (1873-1874).

1901 S. Elmsley Twp Census
45 19 Newman Wm. K. M Head M Jan 4 1825 76
46 19 Newman Mary F Wife M Feb 14 1834 67
47 19 Newman Harriet A. F Daughter S Mar 18 1862 39
1911 S. Elmsley Twp Census
34 20 Newman Wm. K. M Head W Jan 1824 87
35 20 Newman Hariet A. F Daughter S Mar 1859 52
36 20 Newman Alice. F Daughter S Mar 1870 41

Lombardy Union Cemetery

William Kilmer Newman Born 1824 Died 1912
Mary Gallagher His wife Born 1834 Died 1910
Hattie A. Newman 1859-1922
Alice Newman Mar. 20, 1870 - July 21, 1850 [?]
Charlotte Newman 1861-1877
Isaac Newman 1873-1874
Hanna Gallagher 1838-1905