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Last Will and Testament of John Leavy

John Leavy* was born in Co. Longford about 1801, possibly (this is undocumented) the son of Patrick Leavy and Mary Bambrick. Around 1830, he married Jane Byrne, who was born in Ireland (presumably Longford) about 1811. The couple had nine…

Home Children in Huntley township

George Lawrence Anderson and Richard Donning I’ve come across a number of Home Children while researching my Ottawa Valley ancestors. Here are two that I found living with the Morans of Huntley township. In the 1891 census for Huntley, Lanark…