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Welcome to my Williams/McSweeney/O'Connor family page. I'm currently tracing the McSweeney's form Co. Kerry Ireland. I'm also tracing the Williams from Mid Glamorgan, S. Wales. the following is a little on the family. if you find a connection or have some guidance please let me know.


Benjamin Williams
b: May 27 1871 Merthyr Tydfil, Mid Glamorgan, S. Wales
d: 1930 Abertredwr, Mid Glamorgan, S. Wales
m: 1894

Benjamin married:

Mary Ann Edwards
b: November 3 1849 Merthyr Tydfil, Mid Glamorgan, S. Wales
d: May 16 1922 Abertridwr, Mid Glamorgan, S. Wales

(Mary Ann's parents were: Thomas Edwards and Mary Davis)
they had 10 children:

1) Mary Jane Williams, b: May 27 1871 -m- William Davies
2) Thomas David Williams b: Aug 9 1873 d Feb 25 1925 Seattle,Kings Co., Washington
3) William Samuel Williams b: Jan 16 1876, d: Wilkes Barre, Pa
4) Lavinia Lettice williams b: 1878 d: 1885
5) Elizabeth Dorothy Williams b: June 25 1880, d: 1963
6) Benjamin John Williams b: 1883 d: 1965 -m- Margaret
7) Richard Edward Williams b: Feb 25 1885 -m- Mary Edwards
8) George Williams b: Dec 30 1887 -m- Jane Rees
9) Daniel Williams b: 1891, d: 1891
10)Joseph Williams b: 1891 d: 1926 Merthyr Tydvil, Glamorganshire, Wales -m- Lilian Jones

Thomas, William, Richard and Elizabeth all went to Wilkes Barre, Pa, USA. Thomas settled in Seattle, Wa.


John McSweeney
b: 1881 Co. Kerry
d: June 14 1931 Killarney, Co. Kerry, Ireland
m: April 27 1913 Killarney, Co. Kerry, Ireland

John Married:

Mary O'Connor
b: Mar 11 1895 Killarney, Co. Kerry, Ireland
d: July 24 1935 Killarney, Co. Kerry, Ireland

(Mary's parents were: Timothy O'Connor and Margaret Doyle)

They had 6 children

1) John McSweeney b: Mar. 8 1914, d: Dec 8 1932
2) Sheila Mary McSweeney b: Nov 1919, d: Nov 30 1974
3) Timothy Joseph McSweeney b: May 1921, d: Mar 1977
4) Patrick Joseph McSweeney b: Oct 1923, d: @2008
5) Margaret Christina McSweeney b: Dec 25 1925, d: Oct 2003
6) Theresa Marie McSweeeney b: 1926, d: 1926

John died in Killarney, Ireland, Sheila and Margaret settled and married in London, Patrick went to New Zealand, and Timothy went to and married in England before settling in Canada.


Timothy O'Connor
b: 1867 Beaufort, Co. Kerry, Ireland
d: Killarney, Co. Kerry, Ireland
m: Apr 18 1891 Killarney, Co. Kerry, Ireland

Timothy married:

Margaret Doyle
b: 1868 Beaufort, Co. Kerry, Ireland
d: 1901 Killarney, Co. Kerry, Ireland

(her father was John Doyle, mother Katharine Talbot)

Timothy and Margaret had 10 children

1) James O'Connor b: Jan 1892,d: Jan 1974 -m- Ellen OCallaghan
2) Mary O'Connor b: Jan 1892 d @ 1892
3) Katherine O'Connor b: Aug 1893, d Aug 1974 -m- Daniel Flynn
4) Mary O'Connor b: 1895, d: July 1935 -m- John McSweeney

Thanks for stopping by:

Pat McSweeney

Updated August 25, 2011

Pat M McSweeney
97 Main St.
Toronto, Ontario M4E 2V6
416 691-1113

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