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McCaffrey - Featherston - Featherstone - Healey Connections


with the help of Debra Switzer Dirks, Joan Secord, Annette Anderson, Steven Rowe, Cindy McClelland, Arnie Krause, Don McAmmond, Eric Johannsen , Gary Bishop, Glen Thompson, Wayne Shouldice, Debbie Coxon Prince, Cheryl Hazelwood Smelser, Donna Henderson, Jan Livingstone, Sharon Nelson, Rev. Jim Kirkpatrick and George Jenks, and many other that I may not have mentioned

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Thomas McCaffrey (1802-1885) & Mary Ann Dawson (1808-1881)
Thomas & Mary were born in Ireland and settled at Stanley's Corners on the eighth line, Goulbourne Township, Carelton County, Ontario. Their first child, Jane, was born in Upper Canada in 1829. Below are the McCaffrey's, as they appear in the 1851, 1861, 1871, and 1881 census for Goulbourne. Jane was already married to John Healey.

Thomas McCaffrey and Mary Ann Dawson in the census records

Thomas and Mary Ann are buried at St. Thomas Anglican Cemetery at Stanley's Corners. The cemetery listing indicates Mary Ann died in 1884, but the tree compiled by Mary Healey says 1881.

Thomas McCaffrey and Mary Ann Dawson cemetery inscription


Descendants of Thomas McCaffrey & Mary Ann Dawson
Jane McCaffrey - 1829 - 1912
+John Healey - 1826 - 1888

John & Jane farmed in the Goulbourne area. They appear in the 1851, 1861, 1871 census of Goulbourne.

John Healey and Jane McCaffrey in the Goulbourne Census

They also appear in the 1881 census and Jane appears in the 1901 census with her son John.

John and Jane are buried in St. Thomas Anglican Cemetery, Stanley's Corners, Ontario

John Healey and Jane McCaffrey cemetery inscription

Children of Jane McCaffrey & John Healey
George Healey m. Catherine Simpson
George and Catherine were married in Richmond, Ontario in 1878.
They appear in the 1885 North Dakota Census
The 1900 North Dakota census
The 1910 North Dakota census and page 2
Mary Ann Healey m. Samuel Dawson
Margaret Healey m. John Falls
They appear in the 1881 census in Ontario
and the 1901 census
Harriett Healey m. Alexander Hawthorne
Jane Elizabeth Healey m. Thomas Hill
Lancelot McCaffrey Healey m. Frances Graham
He is listed as a farmer on the 1880 census of Pembina, North Dakota indicating he immigrated and then returned to Ontario where he is buried.

Lancelot in the 1880 North Dakota Census 21 yrs old - his name seems to be Lawcet or Sawcet

Lancelot in the 1901 Canadian Census 38 yrs old You can view the actual census image by clicking split screen at the top of the page

Lancelot Healey cemetery inscription

John D. Healey - 1863-1928
Thomas Healey - 1866 married Sarah Ann Craig
William Healey m. Catherine Graham
Robert Healey - 1870-1934
Samuel Healey m. Ellen Unknown
Lancelot McCaffrey - 1834 - 1861 Lancelot's cemtery inscription
Mary-Ann McCaffrey - 1835 - 1921
+Thomas Featherston - 1830 - 1883

Thomas & Mary Ann in the census for Goulbourne 1861, 1871, 1881, 1891 - information compiled from Eastern Ontario Genealogical Information site

Thomas and Mary Ann in the 1881 census online.

They also appear in the 1901 census

Thomas and Mary Ann are buried at Stanley's Corners, Ontario.

Thomas & Mary Ann cemetery inscriptions

Children of Mary-Ann McCaffrey & Thomas Featherston
Isabella Featherstone - 1856
Isabella also moved to North Dakota for a short time with her husband Robert O'Hara. They appear in the 1885 Dakota Territory Census. Follow the link for more information.
Mary Ann Featherston - 1859-1917
Mary Ann's cemetery inscription from St. Thomas Anglican Cemetery, Stanley's Corners, Ontario
Rebecca Featherston - 1861-1877
Rebecca's cemetery inscription from St. Thomas Anglican Cemetery, Stanley's Corners, Ontario
Eliza Jane Featherston m. Ellard Seabrook
William John Featherston - 1866-1945
William's cemetery inscription from St. Thomas Anglican Cemetery, Stanley's Corners, Ontario
Hannah "Hattie" Eleanor Featherston - 1867-1877
Thomas Henry Featherston - 1868-1940
Thomas's cemetery inscription from St. Thomas Anglican Cemetery, Stanley's Corners, Ontario
Emma Featherston m. William Sample
Francis James Featherston m. Evelynn Hewitt
Francis's cemetery inscription from St. Thomas Anglican Cemetery, Stanley's Corners, Ontario
George Petit Featherston m. Beatrice Cavanaugh
Elizabeth W. McCaffrey - 1838 - 1915
+Thomas Healey - 1836 - 1898

Thomas & Eliza in the census for Goulbourne 1861, 1871, 1881

Thomas & Eliza in the 1881 census online

Eliza & Thomas cemetery inscriptions from St. Thomas Anglican, Stanley's Corners, Ontario
Children of Eliza McCaffrey & Thomas Healey
William Healey m. Ellen Cox
William & Ellen's cemetery inscription from St. Thomas Anglican Cemetery, Stanley's Corners, Ontario
Samuel Healey - 1858
Samuel's cemetery inscription from St. Thomas Anglican Cemetery, Stanley's Corners, Ontario
Emma Healey - 1861-1884
Emma's cemetery inscription from St. Thomas Anglican Cemetery, Stanley's Corners, Ontario
Margaret Healey - 1863-1926
Francis McCaffrey Healey m. Mary Ann Seabrook
Their cemetery inscription from St. Thomas Anglican Cemetery, Stanley's Corners, Ontario
Mary Ann Healey m. James Graham
Their cemetery inscription Munster Union Cemetery, Ontario on Scott Naylor's site
George Healey - 1871 may have married Kezia Jane Ebbs
Amanda Healey m. Andrew J. McCoy
Their cemetery inscription at Stittsville United Church Cemetery, Ontario on Scott Naylor's site
Robert James Healey m. Edit Dolan
Their cemetery inscription from St. Thomas Anglican Cemetery, Stanley's Corners, Ontario
Samuel McCaffrey 1840 - 1923
+ Rebecca Dawson - 1838 - 1927
Samuel appears in the 1851and 1861 census for Goulbourne. They appear together in 1871, 1881, 1891, and 1901 census for Goulbourne.
They are both buried in St. Thomas Anglican Cemetery, Stanley's Corners, Ontario.
Children of Samuel McCaffrey & Rebecca Dawson
Francis J. McCaffrey - 1865
Carrie McCaffrey - 1877
Thomas H. McCaffrey - 1842 - 1921
+ Mary A. Jinkinson - 1863 - 1922
Thomas appears in the 1851, 1861 and 1901 (with Mary Ann) census for Goulbourne. He also appears with brother John on the 1885 Dakota Territory census.
Thomas and Mary Ann are buried at St. Thomas Anglican Cemetery, Stanley's Corners, Ontario
Children of Thomas H. McCaffrey and Mary Ann Jinkinson
none known at this time
George McCaffrey - 1846 - 1888
+ Elizabeth J. Cathcart
George appears in the Goulbourne census in 1851, 1861, 1881, 1891 and 1901. The last three census with his wife & family.
Children of George McCaffrey and Elizabeth J. Cathcart
Edward McCaffrey - 1877
Anna Mary McCaffrey - 1879
Alice Edna McCaffrey - 1880
Robert Thomas McCaffrey - 1882
Ida Jane McCaffrey - 1887
Francis McCaffrey - 1847 - 1921
+ Adeline Lewis - 1862 - 1938
Francis appears in the 1851, 1861, 1881, 1891, and 1901 census for Goulbourne. Adeline also appears in 1881, 1891, and 1901.
Children of Francis McCaffrey and Adeline Lewis
Mary A. McCaffrey - abt 1886
George Padget McCaffrey - abt 1889
Gertrude Eva McCaffrey - 1892
Francis Hamnett McCaffrey - 1894
Robert McCaffrey - 1849 - 1882
Robert appears in the 1851, 1861 and 1871 census for Goulbourne
Robert was a bachelor.
John McCaffrey - 1852
+ Sarah R. Cox - 1857
John appears in the 1851, 1861 and 1871 census for Goulbourne Ontario.
John and Sarah together can be found in the 1885 Dakota Territory census. Also listed in the same household are Thomas and Dawson McCaffrey, who are John's brothers. Thomas & Dawson both returned to Ontario and are buried in Stanley's Corners. I'm not sure about John & Sarah.
Also listed in the same household are George Healy, a nephew. This could be the son of Eliza McCaffrey and Thomas Healey.
Also listed in the same household is Lancelot Healey(I think, the name is hard to decipher), a nephew. This could be the son of Jane McCaffrey and John Healey.
Children of John McCaffrey and Sarah Ruth Cox
Joseph D.McCaffrey - 1881
Mary E. Vida McCaffrey - 1884
Emeline Elizabeth McCaffrey - 1853 - 1935
+ William Cathcart - 1843 - 1932
Emma appears in the 1861 and 1871 census for Goulbourne with her parents.
Children of Emeline Elizabeth McCaffrey and William Cathcart
Franklin Ainsley Cathcart - 1875
Thomas Albert Cathcart - 1880
Emma May Cathcart - 1881
Mary Ann Cathcart - 1883
Herbert Cathcart - 1895
Dawson McCaffrey - 1858 - 1928
1st marriage +Helena Dolan - 1879 - 1921
2nd marriage +Mary Ann Graham
Dawson appears in the 1861, 1871 and 1901 census for Goulbourne. He also appears on the 1885 Dakota Territory Census with brother John.
Children of Dawson McCaffrey and Helena Dolan
Lancelot McCaffrey - 1900
Mary Jane McCaffrey - 1901
Thomas McCaffrey - 1903
Dawson McCaffrey - 1904
Cecil McCaffrey - 1905
George McCaffrey - 1906
Ethel McCaffrey - 1908
John McCaffrey - 1909
Agnes McCaffrey - 1911
Reta McCaffrey - 1912
Arthur McCaffrey - 1914
Harper McCaffrey - 1916
Irene McCaffrey - 1919