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Descendants of Michael (McGOUGH) McGOFF and Hanora DOLAN

Michael McGOFF was born in 1817 in County Mayo, Ireland and died on March 1st, 1896 in North Onslow, Quebec. His burial was on March 3rd, 1896 in St Brigit's Cemetery, North Onslow, Quebec witnessed by Maurice O'Reilly and James Moyle.

Notes: Immigrated from Ireland, County Mayo, Castlebar/Aglish Parish to Canada, Pontiac County, North Onslow Township about 1847.

Michael married Hanora DOLAN on March 12th, 1841 in Castlebar/ Aglish Parish, County Mayo, Ireland. Hanora was born in 1815 in County Mayo, Ireland.

First Generation

The children of this family are:-

1.Mary (McGOUGH) McGOFF was born in 1843 in County Mayo, Ireland and died in 1873 in Wolfe Lake, Quebec.

2.Agnes (McGOUGH) McGOFF was born on February 15th, 1844.

3.John (McGOUGH) McGOFF was born on May 14th, 1847 in North Onslow, Quebec.

4.Ellen (McGOUGH) McGOFF was born in April 1852 and died on June 21st, 1923.

5.Patrick C (McGOUGH) McGOFF was born in 1853 in North Onslow, Quebec.

6.Hanora McGOFF

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Second Generation

1.Mary(McGOUGH) McGOFF married Michael FORAN (date unknown).

Michael was born in 1819 in Ireland and died on February 24th, 1910 in Wolfe Lake, Quebec.

The children of this family are:-

1.John FORAN was born in 1864 in Wolfe Lake, Quebec and died 1977 in USA.

2.Austin FORAN was born in 1865 in Wolfe Lake, Quebec and died on March 26th, 1941 in Wolfe Lake, Quebec.

3.Mary Ann FORAN was born on September 8th,1867 in Wolfe Lake, Quebec and died on February 14th, 1954 in Fiske, Saskatchewan.

4.Patrick FORAN was born on July 18th, 1869 in Wolfe Lake, Quebec and died on November 7th, 1944 in Dodslan, Saskatchewan.

5.Omni FORAN was born on February 4th, 1872 in Wolfe Lake, Quebec and died in Seattle, Washington, USA.

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2.Agnes (McGOUGH) McGOFF married John MURDOCK on April 11th, 1864 in St Mary's Catholic Church ( Onslow Mission ) Quyon, Quebec. John was born on November 30th, 1842 in March Township, Ontario and died on August 28th, 1914 in North Onslow, Quebec. His burial was on August 30th, 1914 in St Francis of Assisi Cemetery, Wolfe Lake, Quebec.

Family Notes: Witnesses to the marriage were John Major and Hanora McGoff ( sister of the bride ).

The children of this family are:-

1.Patrick Joseph MURDOCK was born on March 15th, 1865 in North Onslow, Quebec and died in 1949. His burial was in 1949 in St Francis of Assisi Cemetery, Wolfe Lake, Quebec.

General Notes: Baptized March 20, 1865. Sponsors were John Major and Hanora McGoff.

2.Mary Ann Louisa MURDOCK was born on March 17th, 1867 in North Onslow, Quebec.

3.Bridget Teresa Elizabeth MURDOCK was born on October 28th, 1868 in North Onslow, Quebec and died on October 7th, 1886 in North Onslow, Quebec.

General Notes: Baptized November 06, 1868. Godparents Richard Murdock and Hanora McCann. Confirmed July 03, 1879. Died at 18 years of age. Buried on October 09, 1886 in St Brigit's Cemetery, North Onslow, Quebec. Witnesses were Richard Murdock and James Moyles.

4.Sarah Jane ( Sara Jean ) MURDOCK was born on August 3rd, 1870 in North Onslow, Quebec and died on September 1st, 1955 in Covina, California, USA.

General Notes: Baptized August 14, 1870. Godparents Patrick McGoff and Jean ( Jane ) Philbin. Confirmed July 03, 1879 at St Mary's Catholic Church (Onslow Mission), Quyon, Quebec

5.Agnes Agatha MURDOCK was born on September 9th, 1872 in North Onslow, Quebec and died on February 25th, 1947 in North Onslow, Quebec. Her burial was in St Brigit's Cemetery, North Onslow, Quebec.

General Notes: Baptized September 22, 1872. Godparents Michael McGoff and Hanora Dolan.

6.Catherine Ellen MURDOCK was born on April 29th, 1874 in North Onslow, Quebec and died on July 16th, 1899 in North Onslow, Quebec. Her burial was on July 20th, 1899 in St Brigit's Cemetery, North Onslow, Quebec.

General Notes: Baptized May 20, 1874. Godparents were John Murdock and Margaret O'Donnell. Died at the age of 25 years. Witnesses to burial were Patrick Murdock and Francis Tunny.

7.Hanora Christina ( Hannah) MURDOCK was born on June 12th, 1876 in North Onslow, Quebec.

General Notes: Baptized July 23, 1876. Godparents were Thomas Lavelle and Mary Dolan.

8.Margaret Louisa MURDOCK was born on April 7th, 1878 in North Onslow, Quebec.

9.John Michael MURDOCK was born on January 4th, 1882 in North Onslow, Quebec.

General Notes: Baptized February 05, 1882. Godparents were Hannah McInally (McNally) and Patrick Killorn (Killoran).

10.Rosanna ( Rose Ann ) MURDOCK was born on November 20th, 1883 in North Onslow, Quebec.

General Notes: Baptized December 19, 1883. Godparents were Anna Louisa Lavell and Patrick Lavell.

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3.John (McGOUGH) McGOFF married Mary Ann WEIR (date unknown).

The children of this family are:-

1.John McGOFF was born on July 17th, 1879 in North Onslow, Quebec and died on February 17th, 1913 in North Onslow, Quebec. His burial was on February 22nd, 1913 in St Brigit's Cemetery, North Onslow, Quebec.

General Notes: Died at the age of 34 years and 7 months in the Cobalt Miner's Hospital, Cobalt, Ontario from shock and a concussion, the result of a severe fracture to the base of the skull. John was a machine runner. The death record lists his birth date as July 17, 1878. Witnesses to the burial were Lawrence Tracey and John O'Brien.

2.Michael Andrew McGOFF was born on July 16th, 1880 in North Onslow, Quebec.

3.Margaret Teresa McGOFF was born in November 1882 in North Onslow, Quebec.

4.Samuel McGOFF was born on March 1st, 1885 in North Onslow, Quebec.

5.James Edward McGOFF was born in April 1887 in North Onslow, Quebec.

6.Marie Ann McGOFF was born on February 15th, 1890 in North Onslow, Quebec.

7.Hermas J McGOFF was born on October 13th, 1894 in North Onslow, Quebec.

8.Agnes Agatha McGOFF was born on July 26th, 1897 in North Onslow, Quebec.

General Notes: Baptized August 15, 1897. Sponsors were John Murdock and Agnes McGough (McGoff)

9.Catherine Ellen McGOFF was born in September 1900 in North Onslow, Quebec.

10.William D McGOFF was born in January 1903 in North Onslow, Quebec.

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4.Ellen (McGOUGH) McGOFF married Francis Sr (Frank) MURDOCK on October 16th, 1871 in St Mary's RC Church (Onslow Mission), North Onslow, Quebec. Francis Sr (Frank) was born in May 1845 in March Township, Ontario and died on August 6th, 1920 in Quyon, Quebec.

Family Notes: Witnesses to the marriage were John McGough (McGoff) and Vallary Ann Farmer.

The children of this family are:-

1.Joseph MURDOCK was born in January 1873 in North Onslow, Quebec and died on October 19th, 1915 in North Onslow, Quebec. His burial was on October 23rd, 1915 in St Brigit's Cemetery, North Onslow, Quebec.

General Notes: Died at the age of 43 years. Witnesses to the burial were Samuel McGoff and Michael J Allen.

2.Francis Thomas Jr (Frank) MURDOCK was born on April 5th, 1875 in North Onslow, Quebec.

General Notes: Baptized April 27, 1875. Sponsors were Patrick Murdock and Agnes Murdock

3.Thomas Bartholomew MURDOCK was born on September 8th, 1876 in North Onslow, Quebec and died on August 1st, 1919 in North Onslow, Quebec. His burial was on August 2nd, 1919 in St Brigit's Cemetery, North Onslow, Quebec.

General Notes: Baptized February 11, 1877. Sponsors were Christopher Dolan and Hanora (Hanna) Murdock. Received Holy Confirmation October 06, 1915 at St Brigit's Catholic Church,North Onslow, Quebec. Died at the age of 43 years. Witnesses to the burial were Francis (Frank) Murdock and Patrick Murdock, his brothers.

4.Michael Andrew MURDOCK was born on February 28th, 1879 in North Onslow, Quebec and died on January 5th, 1919 in North Onslow, Quebec. His burial was on January 6th, 1919 in St Brigit's Cemetery, North Onslow, Quebec.

General Notes: Baptized August 26, 1879. Sponsors were Michael McGoff and Mary Fox. Received Holy Confirmation October 06, 1915 at St Brigit's RC Church, North Onslow, Quebec. Died at the age of 40 years. Witnesses to the burial were Francis Murdock Sr, Francis (Frank) Murdock and Patrick Murdock.

5.Mary Ann MURDOCK was born on September 14th, 1880 in North Onslow, Quebec and died on January 25th, 1916 in North Onslow, Quebec.  Her burial was on January 29th, 1916 in St Brigit's Cemetery, North Onslow, Quebec.

General Notes: Baptized March 07, 1881. Godparents were Richard Murdock and Sarah Jane Murdock. Died at the age of 33 years from complications after the birth of twins. Witnesses to the burial were Matthias Daley, Michael Murdock, Michael Allen, Patrick Murdock and Joseph Walsh.

6.James Gregory MURDOCK was born on March 3rd, 1883 in North Onslow, Quebec.

General Notes: Baptized April 22, 1883. Godparents were Thomas Lavelle and Ann Clarke.

7.Patrick Emmanuel MURDOCK was born on April 25th, 1888 in North Onslow, Quebec and died in 1966. His burial was in St Brigit's Cemetery, North Onslow, Quebec.

General Notes: Baptized July 08, 1888. Sponsors were Michael O'Malley and Mary Ann McGough (McGoff). Received First Holy Communion at age 23 years on April 23, 1911 at St Brigit's Catholic Church, North Onslow, Quebec.

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Third Generation

Descendants of Agnes McGOFF and John MURDOCK

1.Patrick Joseph MURDOCK married Ellen McKENNY (date unknown) .

Ellen was born on June 13th, 1868 and died in 1954.

The children of this family are:-

1.Bridget Theresa MURDOCK was born on November 2nd, 1900 in North Onslow, Quebec and died on January 10th, 1976. Her burial was on January 12th, 1976 in St Francis of Assisi Cemetery, Wolfe Lake, Quebec.

General Notes: Baptized November 25, 1900. Sponsors were John Michael Murdock and Rose Ann Murdock.

2.John Bernard MURDOCK was born on June 4th, 1904 in North Onslow, Quebec and died on April 11th, 1982. His burial was on April 13th, 1982 in St Francis of Assisi Cemetery, Wolfe Lake, Quebec.

General Notes: Baptized June 20, 1904. Sponsors were John Murdock and Agnes McGoff.

3.Mary Mildred MURDOCK was born on June 9th, 1906 in North Onslow, Quebec and died on June 5th, 1983 in North Onslow, Quebec. Her burial was on June 7th, 1983 in St Francis of Assisi Cemetery, Wolfe Lake, Quebec.

General Notes: Baptized June 24, 1906. Sponsors were Michael Dolan and Julia Curley.

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2.Sarah Jane ( Sara Jean ) MURDOCK married Matthew ALLEN on February 13th, 1888 in St Mary's Catholic Church (Onslow Mission), North Onslow, Quebec. Matthew was born on September 14th, 1862 in North Onslow, Quebec and died on February 2nd, 1940 in Covina, California, USA.

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3.Agnes Agatha MURDOCK married Michael James Jr.ALLEN on June 29th, 1892 in St Mary's Catholic Church, Quyon, Quebec. Michael James Jr.was born on August 20th, 1866 in North Onslow, Quebec and died on February 12th, 1923 in North Onslow, Quebec. His burial was in St Brigit's Cemetery, North Onslow, Quebec.

Family Notes: Witnesses to marriage were Andrew McNally and Margaret Ellen Murdock.

The children and grandchildren of this family may be found on the main page under the Michael Allen link.

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3.Hanora Christina ( Hannah) MURDOCK married Michael O'MALLEY on June 16th, 1897 in St Mary's Catholic Church (Onslow Mission), North Onslow, Quebec.

Family Notes: Witnesses to the marriage were Michael McNamara and Louisa Murdock.

The children of this family are:-

1.John Bartholomew O'MALLEY was born on October 29th, 1898 in North Onslow, Quebec. General Notes: Baptized November 13, 1898. Sponsors were Michael McNamara and Louisa Murdock.

2.Michael Leo O'MALLEY was born on June 9th, 1900 in North Onslow, Quebec.

General Notes: Baptized July 08, 1900. Sponsors were Nicholas Morrissey and Mary McDonald.

3.Mary Louisa O'MALLEY was born on July 20th, 1902 in North Onslow, Quebec.

General Notes: Baptized August 17, 1902. Sponsors were John Michael Murdock and Rose Ann Murdock.

4.Patrick James O'MALLEY was born on July 27th, 1904 in North Onslow, Quebec.

General Notes: Baptized August 21, 1904. Sponsors were Patrick Murdock and Mary Ellen Dolan.

5.Mary Christina O'MALLEY was born on May 14th, 1911 in North Onslow, Quebec.

General Notes: Baptized June 09, 1911. Sponsors were Samuel McGoff and Mary McGoff.

6.Oswald Joseph O'MALLEY was born on March 9th, 1913 in North Onslow, Quebec.

General Notes: Baptized March 13, 1913. Sponsors were Michael J.Allen and Agnes Murdock.

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4.John Michael MURDOCK married Mary McNALLY on October 9th, 1906 in St Elizabeth's Catholic Church, Vinton, Quebec.

The child of this family is:-

1.Colma MURDOCK

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5.Rosanna ( Rose Ann ) MURDOCK first married Bernard McHUGH on July 7th, 1943 in Coniston, Ontario.

Next Rosanna ( Rose Ann ) married William Alexander Olaus HALVERSON (date unknown).

The children of this relationship are:-

1.John HALVERSON was born in January 1905.

2.Eveline HALVERSON was born in January 1907.

3.Joseph HALVERSON was born in May 1911.

4.Thomas Benedict ( Benny ) HALVERSON was born in 1921 and died on March 20th, 1997. His burial was on March 24th, 1997 in St Francis of Assisi Cemetery, Wolfe Lake, Quebec.

5.Mary Evangeline HALVERSON.

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Descendants of John (McGOUGH) McGOFF and Mary Ann WEIR

1.Margaret Teresa McGOFF married Martin John DALEY on October 26th, 1910 in St Brigit's Church, North Onslow, Quebec.

Family Notes: Witnesses to the marriage were Robert Barry and Mary McGoff. There were no children. The Daley family belong to the East Aldfield (Wolfe Lake ) RC Church.

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2.Samuel McGOFF first married Mary Gertrude CAIN on June 18th, 1919 in St Brigit's Church, North Onslow, Quebec.

Family Notes: Witnesses to the marriage were Oswald Cain and Kathleen Cain.

The child of this family is:-

1.Genny McGOFF

Next Samuel married Gertrude CAIN (date unknown).

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3.James Edward McGOFF married Rose Lorretta DALEY on April 24th, 1912 in St Brigit's Catholic Church, North Onslow, Quebec .

Family Notes: Witnesses to the marriage were Mary McGoff and Francis Edward Murdock

The child of this family is:-

1.Mildred Agnes McGOFF was born on November 13th, 1917.

General Notes: Baptized December 02, 1917. Sponsors were Samuel McGoff and Nellie McGoff.

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4.Agnes Agatha McGOFF married Daniel John TEEVANS on January 10th, 1917 in St Brigit's Church, North Onslow, Quebec.

Family Notes: Witnesses to the marriage were James Dolan and Nellie McGoff.

The child of this family is:-

1.Thomas Mark TEEVANS was born on October 11th, 1918 in North Onslow, Quebec.

General Notes: Baptized October 21, 1918. Sponsors were James Dolan and Nellie McGoff.

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5.Catherine Ellen McGOFF married James Patrick DOLAN on January 28th, 1920 in St Brigit's Church, North Onslow, Quebec.

Family Notes: Witnesses to the marriage were Michael McGoff and Mary Ann Dolan.

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Descendants of Ellen (McGOUGH) McGOFF and Francis Sr (Frank) MURDOCK

1.Francis Thomas Jr (Frank) MURDOCK married Agnes DALEY on November 8th, 1907 in St Paul's Catholic Church, Aylmer, Quebec.

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2.Thomas Bartholomew MURDOCK married Ellen (Helen) DALEY on September 2nd, 1912 in St Paul's Catholic Church, Aylmer, Quebec .

The child of this family is:-

1.Ellen MURDOCK was born in 1913.

General Notes: Baptized April 27, 1913. Sponsors were Matthias Daley and Mary Ann Murdock.

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3.Mary Ann MURDOCK married Matthias James DALEY on April 14th, 1915 in St Brigit's Catholic Church, North Onslow, Quebec.

Family Notes: Witnesses to the marriage were Patrick Murdock and Catherine Daley.

The children of this family are:-

1.Matthias James DALEY was born on January 10th, 1916 in North Onslow, Quebec.

General Notes: Baptized February 02, 1916. Sponsors were Francis Murdock and Mrs Matthias Daley. Has a twin sister named Marianna Magdaline. Mother died fifteen days after giving birth

2.Marianna Magdaline DALEY was born on January 10th, 1916 in North Onslow, Quebec.

General Notes: Baptized February 02, 1916. Sponsors were Patrick Emmanuel Murdock and Eva Florence Daley. Has a twin brother named Matthias James. Mother died fifteen days after giving birth.

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Fourth Generation

Descendants of Patrick Joseph MURDOCK and married Ellen McKENNY

1.John Bernard MURDOCK married Mary Kathleen Margaret QUINN on September 26th, 1942 in Ottawa, Ontario. Mary Kathleen Margaret was born on June 12th, 1906 and died on June 24th, 1973. Her burial was on June 26th, 1973 in St Francis of Assisi Cemetery, Wolfe Lake, Quebec.

The child of this family is:-

1.Mary Elizabeth MURDOCK was born on June 10th, 1945 and died on July 26th, 1975. Her burial was on July 28th, 1975 in St Francis of Assisi Cemetery, Wolfe Lake, Quebec.

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Descendants of John Michael MURDOCK and Mary McNALLY

2.Colma MURDOCK married Andrew Harry COCHRANE (date unknown).

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Descendants of Rosanna MURDOCK and William Alexander Olaus HALVERSON

1.Thomas Benedict ( Benny ) HALVERSON married Audrey LAFLEUR in 1947 .

They have two sons and two daughters.

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2.Mary Evangeline HALVERSON married Joseph Laurent (Lawrence) KEARNS on June 9th, 1943 in St Francis of Assisi RC Church, Wolfe Lake, Quebec.

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Descendants of Thomas Bartholomew MURDOCK and Ellen (Helen) DALEY

1.Ellen Murdock married Thomas WELSH on May 17th, 1933.

Family Notes: Witnesses to the marriage were Martin Walsh and Edward (Eddie) Kelly.

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