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Updated September 5, 2000

Charmaine Clare Motherwell

Searching Maurice O'Brien b. 1788 and Mary b. 1792 in Ireland. They came from Mitchelstown, Cork in 1825 with Peter Robinson's settlers and settled in Douro Twp, Peterborough County, Ontario, Canada. 6 Children came with them Morgan, John, Honorah, Thomas, William, Margaret and three born Cda, Maurice, Michael, Catherine. Looking for both descendents and ancestors.
Searching Thomas Motherwell b. ca 1805, Ire or Scotland, married Margaret Queen. Their son John Motherwell b. 1845, Dublin, Ire m. Jane McNeil b. 1853, Glasgow. They came to Cda in 1886 through Liverpool, England to Halifax, Nova Scotia eventually settling in Saskatchewan. They had 7 children b. Glasgow, John/Jack, Thomas, Jane, Margaret, Elizabeth and 3 born Saskatchewan, Helen, Lillian, Jack. I have most descendents but looking for siblings and parents of both Thomas and John Motherwell Sr., from Ireland and Glasgow.

Searching Henry Latham Butcher I b. 1821, Westmoors, Parley, Dorset, England, d. 1894 Lances Common, Wivelsfield, R.S.D. He m. Emma Hail b. 1824, Westmoors, West Parley, Dorset, England
Searching their son Henry Latham Butcher II b. 1848,Westmoors, West Parley, Dorset, England m. Emily Scutt b. 1851, Wisborough, Pulborough, Sussex, England. They marr. 1872, Ditchling, Sussex, England. Their children were Harry, Mabel, Frank, Claude, Hilda, Elsie, Maud, Ethel, Clare and Norah. They came to Canada in 1904 and settled in Saskatchewan. Looking for ancestors in England.

Searching Nicholas Conlan/Conlon/Conlin b. 1818/22, Ire, m. in 1850 in Cobourg, Ont. to Margaret Quinn b. 1822, Ire. Children were Mary Anne m. Patrick Flanigan, Francis d. age 27, Peter d. bef. age 5, Rose Ellen m. John Doyle, Catherine m. Alfred Cooney,
Joseph James m. Bridget Cassidy, Elizabeth m. James Gordon.
I am trying to trace family members who in 1850 were in Cobourg with this family by names of Rose, Joseph and Ellen Conlan. I would like to find Nicholas's siblings/parents and Margaret Quinn's also in both American and Ireland.


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