The Irish Merediths

Person Page 57

William Crampton SHEANE

M, #1401, b. 1920, d. 19 November 1979

Parents

FatherWilliam SHEANE d. 22 Dec 1969
MotherRebecca Caroline (Carrie) CRAMPTON b. 5 Nov 1888, d. 18 Mar 1984

Biography

William Crampton SHEANE was born in 1920 in Rathdrum Registration District, Ireland. He died on 19 Nov 1979, at age ~59.1 He was buried in Glenealy cemetery.1

Connections

Family Line:Clonenagh Merediths
Appears on:Clonenagh box chart
Clonenagh indented chart
Wilkinson box chart
Wilkinson indented chart

Citations

  1. [S1044] Joyce Tunstead & Yvonne Russell, Headstones at Glenealy Parish Church, CoWicklow, Ireland Genealogy Projects Archives http://www.igp-web.com/IGPArchives/ire/wicklow/photos/tombstones/headstones/glenealy.txt, "In Loving Memory | of | WILLIAM HMEREDITH | Ballymoate | died 20th March 1940, aged 62 yrs | also his wife AGNES | died 12th July 1962 aged 81 yrs | and their grandson WILLIAM | died 18th Sep1948 aged 3 yrs | and their daughter EVA | died 10th Nov2000 aged 82 yrs."
Last Edited7 Sep 2010

George Henry SHEANE

M, #1402, b. 1921, d. 9 January 1989

Parents

FatherWilliam SHEANE d. 22 Dec 1969
MotherRebecca Caroline (Carrie) CRAMPTON b. 5 Nov 1888, d. 18 Mar 1984

Biography

George Henry SHEANE was born in 1921 in Rathdrum Registration District, Ireland.1 He died on 9 Jan 1989, at age ~68, in Wicklow HospitalG.2,3 He was buried on 12 Jan 1989 in Glenealy cemetery.2,4

Connections

Family Line:Clonenagh Merediths
Appears on:Clonenagh box chart
Clonenagh indented chart
Wilkinson box chart
Wilkinson indented chart

Citations

  1. [S601] FamilySearch.org Record Search: Ireland, Civil Registration Indexes 1845-1958, http://pilot.familysearch.org/recordsearch/
  2. [S1044] Joyce Tunstead & Yvonne Russell, Headstones at Glenealy Parish Church, CoWicklow, Ireland Genealogy Projects Archives http://www.igp-web.com/IGPArchives/ire/wicklow/photos/tombstones/headstones/glenealy.txt, "In Loving Memory | of | WILLIAM HMEREDITH | Ballymoate | died 20th March 1940, aged 62 yrs | also his wife AGNES | died 12th July 1962 aged 81 yrs | and their grandson WILLIAM | died 18th Sep1948 aged 3 yrs | and their daughter EVA | died 10th Nov2000 aged 82 yrs."
  3. [S1103] Death announcement: George Henry (Harry) Sheane, Irish Times, Jan 12, 1989, pg24., - this gives date of death as 10 January 1989
  4. [S1103] Death announcement: George Henry (Harry) Sheane, Irish Times, Jan 12, 1989, pg24.
Last Edited7 Sep 2010

Thomas Irvine SHEANE

M, #1403, b. 1923, d. 20 August 1941

Parents

FatherWilliam SHEANE d. 22 Dec 1969
MotherRebecca Caroline (Carrie) CRAMPTON b. 5 Nov 1888, d. 18 Mar 1984

Biography

Thomas Irvine SHEANE was born in 1923 in Rathdrum Registration District, Ireland. He died on 20 Aug 1941, at age ~18.1 He was buried in Glenealy cemetery.1

Connections

Family Line:Clonenagh Merediths
Appears on:Clonenagh box chart
Clonenagh indented chart
Wilkinson box chart
Wilkinson indented chart

Citations

  1. [S1044] Joyce Tunstead & Yvonne Russell, Headstones at Glenealy Parish Church, CoWicklow, Ireland Genealogy Projects Archives http://www.igp-web.com/IGPArchives/ire/wicklow/photos/tombstones/headstones/glenealy.txt, "In Loving Memory | of | WILLIAM HMEREDITH | Ballymoate | died 20th March 1940, aged 62 yrs | also his wife AGNES | died 12th July 1962 aged 81 yrs | and their grandson WILLIAM | died 18th Sep1948 aged 3 yrs | and their daughter EVA | died 10th Nov2000 aged 82 yrs."
Last Edited7 Sep 2010

Andrew McCLURE

M, #1407

Biography

Andrew McCLURE married Elizabeth (Lizzie) CRAMPTON, daughter of William CRAMPTON and Elizabeth Anna MEREDITH, on 17 Dec 1919 in Mountcharles Parish Church, Co. Donegal.1
Andrew was the son of James McClure, Munternese, Mountcharles.1

Connections

Family Line:Clonenagh Merediths
Appears on:Clonenagh box chart
Clonenagh indented chart
Wilkinson box chart
Wilkinson indented chart

Citations

  1. [S1098] Marriage announcement: McClure and Crampton; Weekly Irish Times ; Jan 24, 1920; pg8, “December 17, 1919, at Mountcharles Parish Church, CoDonegal, Andrew, son of James McClure, Munternese, Mountcharles, to Elizabeth, daughter of William Crampton, Drimcoe, Mountcharles, late of Carlow.”
Last Edited14 Aug 2009

William CARTER

M, #1412, b. November 1796, d. 21 July 1876

Biography

William CARTER was born in Nov 1796 in Queen's Co., IrelandG. He married Maria MEREDITH, daughter of Thomas (of The Oak) MEREDITH and Anne, in 1820 in Diocese of Ossory, Ireland.1 William CARTER died on 21 Jul 1876, at age 79, in Ontario. He was buried in Christ Church Cemetery, Middletown, Simcoe County.2
Residents of Clonboye, Queen's county, Ireland when son John christened in 1826. The Carters were among the first of the Meredith-related families to come to Canada. Volume II of the book "A History of Simcoe County" identifies William and Edward Carter as being amongst those settlers arriving before 1837. Both men lived on Lot 23, Concession 8 of Tecumseth tp (Hunter, Vol. II, p. 304: available online at ; also at). Unfortunately, the 1851 census for Simcoe county has not survived. In 1861 William and his family were living in West Gwillimbury tp, p. 23, lines 36-41. William was said to aged 79 years and 8 months when he died. Tombstone photo at:.
For further information see the citations below.3

Children with Maria MEREDITH b. ca. 1803, d. 18 Feb 1894

DaughterElizabeth CARTER b. 14 Oct 1821, d. 21 Aug 1891
DaughterMary Ann CARTER b. 28 May 1823, d. 8 Nov 1912
SonJohn CARTER b. ca. 1826, d. 8 Apr 1906
DaughterSusanna CARTER b. 19 Jan 1828, d. Feb 1876
SonThomas CARTER b. 24 Sep 1834, d. 26 Feb 1913
SonWilliam CARTER b. 17 Aug 1836, d. 27 Mar 1927
SonJoseph Meredith CARTER b. 26 Jan 1841, d. 4 Jan 1916
SonAugustus Henry CARTER b. ca. 1843, d. 2 Jun 1913

Connections

Family Line:Clonenagh Merediths
Appears on:Clonenagh box chart
Clonenagh indented chart

Citations

  1. [S69] IGI - International Genealogical Index; https://familysearch.org/search/collection/igi
  2. [S454] Cemetery Record
  3. [S383] Sharon Haggerty, Website: Haggerty Ancestors and Related Families, http://winters-online.net/sharon-haggerty-db/
Last Edited4 Jan 2017

Frances (Fanny) Kate PORTER1

F, #1413, b. about 1885, d. 12 July 1972

Biography

Frances (Fanny) Kate PORTER was born ca. 1885 in Ireland. She married Thomas Henry MEREDITH, son of William MEREDITH and Esther Elizabeth BROOMFIELD, on 10 Feb 1909 in Maryborough, Queen's Co., IrelandG.2 Frances (Fanny) Kate PORTER died on 12 Jul 1972 in Cappagh, County LaoisG. She was buried on 14 Jul 1972 in St Peter's Church, Portlaoise, County Laois.3
Fanny Porter was the daughter of Jacob Porter, a Sexton.

Children with Thomas Henry MEREDITH b. 17 Feb 1875, d. 30 May 1957

DaughterElizabeth MEREDITH b. 30 May 1910, d. 30 May 1910
DaughterEsther Elizabeth MEREDITH b. 11 May 1911, d. 22 Dec 1984
DaughterLucinda (Lucy) MEREDITH b. 24 May 1912
DaughterJosephine MEREDITH b. 2 Nov 1913
SonWilliam MEREDITH b. 24 May 1915
DaughterMaryanne MEREDITH b. 17 Jul 1916
SonCharles MEREDITH b. 28 Sep 1919, d. 31 Aug 1950
SonGeorge MEREDITH b. ca. 1921, d. 17 Feb 1950
SonJacob MEREDITH b. 16 Jan 1925, d. 20 Jan 1977
DaughterFanny Kate MEREDITH b. 30 Jun 1926, d. 15 Jan 1991

Connections

Family Line:Clonenagh Merediths
Appears on:Clonenagh box chart
Clonenagh indented chart (#1)
Clonenagh indented chart (#2)
Wilkinson box chart
Wilkinson indented chart

Citations

  1. [S383] Sharon Haggerty, Website: Haggerty Ancestors and Related Families, http://winters-online.net/sharon-haggerty-db/
  2. [S1462] Irish Civil Records of Births, Marriages and Deaths, database: https://civilrecords.irishgenealogy.ie/
  3. [S440] Maryborough Parish Register
Last Edited23 Apr 2017

Esther Elizabeth MEREDITH1

F, #1414, b. 11 May 1911, d. 22 December 1984

Parents

FatherThomas Henry MEREDITH b. 17 Feb 1875, d. 30 May 1957
MotherFrances (Fanny) Kate PORTER b. ca. 1885, d. 12 Jul 1972

Biography

Esther Elizabeth MEREDITH was born on 11 May 1911 in Harper’s Lane, Queen’s Co., Ireland.1 She was baptised on 25 Jun 1911 in St Peter's Church, Maryborough, Queen's County. She married William STRONG, son of William STRONG and Margaret Anne CARTER, on 28 Oct 1931 in Maryborough, Queen's Co., IrelandG.2 Esther Elizabeth MEREDITH died on 22 Dec 1984, at age 73.3 She was buried in St Peter’s Cemetery, PortlaoiseG.3
Esther Elizabeth Meredith was the daughter of Thomas Henry Meredith and Frances (Fanny) Kate Porter.1
For further information see the citations below.4,1

Children with William STRONG b. 5 Sep 1901, d. 21 Sep 1958

SonWilliam John STRONG b. 14 Mar 1942, d. 24 Aug 2010
SonEdward Thomas STRONG b. 1943, d. 1 Nov 1980

Connections

Family Line:Clonenagh Merediths
Appears on:Clonenagh box chart
Clonenagh indented chart (#1)
Clonenagh indented chart (#2)
Wilkinson box chart
Wilkinson indented chart

Citations

  1. [S383] Sharon Haggerty, Website: Haggerty Ancestors and Related Families, http://winters-online.net/sharon-haggerty-db/
  2. [S465] Parish register
  3. [S488] Headstone in St Peter’s Church cemetery, Portlaoise - private communication from Sharon Haggerty
  4. [S440] Maryborough Parish Register
Last Edited13 Aug 2014

Thomas FAWCETT1

M, #1415

Biography

Thomas FAWCETT married Eliza FURLONG, daughter of John FURLONG and Ann WILKINSON, on 27 Apr 1911 in Clonaslee Church, Queen's county.1
Thomas Fawcett was the son of John Fawcett, a Farmer.

Connections

Family Line:Clonenagh Merediths
Appears on:Wilkinson box chart
Wilkinson indented chart

Citations

  1. [S1587] England & Wales, Civil Registration Marriage Index, 1916-2005. Ancestry.com [database on-line].
Last Edited19 Jan 2017

Margaret GRUNDY1

F, #1416, b. about 1884, d. 13 August 1971

Biography

Margaret GRUNDY was born ca. 1884. She married Edward FURLONG, son of John FURLONG and Ann WILKINSON. Margaret GRUNDY died on 13 Aug 1971.1 She was buried in Boyle Church of Ireland, Co. Roscommon.1

Connections

Family Line:Clonenagh Merediths
Appears on:Wilkinson box chart
Wilkinson indented chart

Citations

  1. [S913] http://www.findagrave.com
Last Edited19 Jan 2017

Mary Anne WILKINSON1

F, #1417, b. about 1833, d. 30 March 1899

Parents

FatherJohn WILKINSON b. ca. 1795, d. 1859
MotherMary Anne b. 1807, d. 23 Jan 1887

Biography

Mary Anne WILKINSON was born ca. 1833 in Ireland. She married Jeremiah MEREDITH, son of Thomas (of The Oak) MEREDITH and Susanna WILKINSON, in 1856 in Diocese of Kildare and Leighlin, Ireland.2 Mary Anne WILKINSON died on 30 Mar 1899 in Meelick, Rosenallis, Co. LaoisG.3
Mary Anne was the daughter of John Wilkinson.

Children with Jeremiah MEREDITH b. ca. 1829, d. 20 Dec 1914

DaughterSusanna Elizabeth MEREDITH b. 15 Oct 1857, d. 1888
SonJohn Thomas MEREDITH b. 25 Feb 1858, d. 19 Sep 1927
SonArthur Edward MEREDITH b. 2 Mar 1862
SonRobert Richard MEREDITH b. ca. Sep 1863, d. 21 Dec 1864
DaughterMartha MEREDITH b. 24 Feb 1865, d. 23 Jul 1865
SonAlfred MEREDITH b. 11 Nov 1866, d. 1873
SonJeremiah W. MEREDITH b. 12 Dec 1867, d. 20 Jan 1945
DaughterJane MEREDITH b. ca. 1868, d. 26 Mar 1913
SonGeorge MEREDITH b. 17 Jan 1871, d. 4 May 1882
DaughterMarian MEREDITH b. 6 Oct 1873

Connections

Family Line:Clonenagh Merediths
Appears on:Clonenagh box chart
Clonenagh indented chart
Wilkinson box chart (#1)
Wilkinson box chart (#2)
Wilkinson indented chart (#1)
Wilkinson indented chart (#2)

Citations

  1. [S383] Sharon Haggerty, Website: Haggerty Ancestors and Related Families, http://winters-online.net/sharon-haggerty-db/
  2. [S622] Marriage License Bonds (IGI, FamilySearch.org)
  3. [S1462] Irish Civil Records of Births, Marriages and Deaths, database: https://civilrecords.irishgenealogy.ie/, - aged 66
Last Edited21 Apr 2017

Jeremiah W. MEREDITH1

M, #1418, b. 12 December 1867, d. 20 January 1945

Parents

FatherJeremiah MEREDITH b. ca. 1829, d. 20 Dec 1914
MotherMary Anne WILKINSON b. ca. 1833, d. 30 Mar 1899

Biography

Jeremiah W. MEREDITH was born on 12 Dec 1867 in Queen's Co., IrelandG.2 He married Sarah FURLONG, daughter of John FURLONG and Ann WILKINSON, on 21 Jun 1911 in Clonaslee Church, Queen's county.3 Jeremiah W. MEREDITH died on 20 Jan 1945, at age 77, in Meelick, Rosenallis, Co. LaoisG.4

Children with Sarah FURLONG b. 19 Feb 1881, d. 18 Nov 1947

SonJeremiah Edward MEREDITH b. 11 Jun 1915, d. 10 Apr 1936
SonJohn William MEREDITH b. 8 Nov 1921, d. 28 Dec 1973

Connections

Family Line:Clonenagh Merediths
Appears on:Clonenagh box chart
Clonenagh indented chart
Wilkinson box chart (#1)
Wilkinson box chart (#2)
Wilkinson indented chart (#1)
Wilkinson indented chart (#2)
Wilkinson indented chart (#3)

Citations

  1. [S383] Sharon Haggerty, Website: Haggerty Ancestors and Related Families, http://winters-online.net/sharon-haggerty-db/
  2. [S69] IGI - International Genealogical Index; https://familysearch.org/search/collection/igi
  3. [S496] Marriage Announcement: Meredith - Furlong; Weekly Irish Times (1876-1941); Jul 1, 1911; ProQuest Historical Newspapers The Irish Times (1859-2008) pg24
  4. [S1587] England & Wales, Civil Registration Marriage Index, 1916-2005. Ancestry.com [database on-line].
Last Edited23 Apr 2017

Arthur Edward MEREDITH

M, #1419, b. 2 March 1862

Parents

FatherJeremiah MEREDITH b. ca. 1829, d. 20 Dec 1914
MotherMary Anne WILKINSON b. ca. 1833, d. 30 Mar 1899

Biography

Arthur Edward MEREDITH was born on 2 Mar 1862 in The Oak, Queen's County, IrelandG. He was baptised on 18 Apr 1862 in Mountrath Parish, Queen’s Co., Ireland.1
For further information see the citations below.2

Connections

Family Line:Clonenagh Merediths
Appears on:Clonenagh box chart
Clonenagh indented chart
Wilkinson box chart
Wilkinson indented chart (#1)
Wilkinson indented chart (#2)

Citations

  1. [S465] Parish register
  2. [S383] Sharon Haggerty, Website: Haggerty Ancestors and Related Families, http://winters-online.net/sharon-haggerty-db/
Last Edited21 Feb 2017

Martha MEREDITH1

F, #1420, b. 24 February 1865, d. 23 July 1865

Parents

FatherJeremiah MEREDITH b. ca. 1829, d. 20 Dec 1914
MotherMary Anne WILKINSON b. ca. 1833, d. 30 Mar 1899

Biography

Martha MEREDITH was born on 24 Feb 1865 in The Oak, Queen's County, IrelandG. She was baptised on 20 Mar 1865 in Mountrath Parish, Queen’s Co., Ireland.2 She died on 23 Jul 1865, at age 0, in Queen's Co., IrelandG.

Connections

Family Line:Clonenagh Merediths
Appears on:Clonenagh box chart
Clonenagh indented chart
Wilkinson box chart
Wilkinson indented chart (#1)
Wilkinson indented chart (#2)

Citations

  1. [S383] Sharon Haggerty, Website: Haggerty Ancestors and Related Families, http://winters-online.net/sharon-haggerty-db/
  2. [S465] Parish register
Last Edited16 Aug 2017

Mary Anne MEREDITH1

F, #1421, b. 27 September 1867, d. 1932

Parents

FatherSamuel MEREDITH b. 16 Apr 1833, d. 4 Jun 1911
MotherFrances THOMPSON b. Jul 1835, d. 6 Oct 1905

Biography

Mary Anne MEREDITH was born on 27 Sep 1867 in County Laois, Ireland.2 She married William SHEPPARD on 28 Apr 1888 in Killadysert Church, Co. ClareG.3 She died in 1932, at age ~65.4 She was buried in Riverside Cemetery, Grafton, MassachusettsG.4
In 1894 Samuel and his daughter Mary Sheppard 26, married, with Mary's three children, sailed from Queenstown to Philadelphia on the ship British Princess, departed 5 Sept. 1894. They were said to be residents of Portarlington. Mary had previously visited Worcester, Mass. in 1893. She had $60. with her, and was to visit her brother in Worcester, Mass.?The 1900 census shows Mary Anne as an inmate in a hospital for the insane in Worcester. Her two eldest children were living with her parents. She is found in this hospital in all subequent censuses, up to and including 1930.

Her headstone inscription is on the south face the Gilman O. & Mary (Cole) White monument.

Children with William SHEPPARD b. bef. 1870, d. 25 Dec 1893

DaughterPhoebe E. SHEPPARD b. 10 Sep 1890
DaughterFrances Meredith SHEPPARD b. 8 Jun 1892, d. 26 Sep 1918
DaughterLizzie SHEPPARD b. 1894, d. 1894

Connections

Family Line:Clonenagh Merediths
Appears on:Clonenagh box chart
Clonenagh indented chart

Citations

  1. [S383] Sharon Haggerty, Website: Haggerty Ancestors and Related Families, http://winters-online.net/sharon-haggerty-db/
  2. [S69] IGI - International Genealogical Index; https://familysearch.org/search/collection/igi
  3. [S1462] Irish Civil Records of Births, Marriages and Deaths, database: https://civilrecords.irishgenealogy.ie/
  4. [S913] http://www.findagrave.com
Last Edited23 Apr 2017

Alfred MEREDITH

M, #1422, b. 11 November 1866, d. 1873

Parents

FatherJeremiah MEREDITH b. ca. 1829, d. 20 Dec 1914
MotherMary Anne WILKINSON b. ca. 1833, d. 30 Mar 1899

Biography

Alfred MEREDITH was born on 11 Nov 1866 in Mountmellick, Queen’s Co., IrelandG.1 He died in 1873, at age ~7, in Queen's Co., IrelandG.2
For further information see the citations below.3

Connections

Family Line:Clonenagh Merediths
Appears on:Clonenagh box chart
Clonenagh indented chart
Wilkinson box chart
Wilkinson indented chart (#1)
Wilkinson indented chart (#2)

Citations

  1. [S69] IGI - International Genealogical Index; https://familysearch.org/search/collection/igi
  2. [S489] BMD Index extracted by Keith Winters
  3. [S383] Sharon Haggerty, Website: Haggerty Ancestors and Related Families, http://winters-online.net/sharon-haggerty-db/
Last Edited18 Jun 2005

Charlotte MEREDITH1

F, #1423, b. 24 February 1872

Parents

FatherSamuel MEREDITH b. 16 Apr 1833, d. 4 Jun 1911
MotherFrances THOMPSON b. Jul 1835, d. 6 Oct 1905

Biography

Charlotte MEREDITH was born on 24 Feb 1872 in County Laois, Ireland.2

Connections

Family Line:Clonenagh Merediths
Appears on:Clonenagh box chart
Clonenagh indented chart

Citations

  1. [S383] Sharon Haggerty, Website: Haggerty Ancestors and Related Families, http://winters-online.net/sharon-haggerty-db/
  2. [S69] IGI - International Genealogical Index; https://familysearch.org/search/collection/igi
Last Edited23 Apr 2017

Thomas MEREDITH1

M, #1424, b. 11 November 1838

Parents

FatherThomas MEREDITH b. ca. 1812, d. 1885
MotherMary MEREDITH b. ca. 1809, d. 15 Aug 1875

Biography

Thomas MEREDITH was born on 11 Nov 1838 in Queen's Co., IrelandG. He was baptised on 30 Jun 1839 in Ballyfin, Clonenagh Parish, Mountrath.2

Connections

Family Line:Clonenagh Merediths
Appears on:Clonenagh box chart
Clonenagh indented chart (#1)
Clonenagh indented chart (#2)
Wilkinson box chart
Wilkinson indented chart

Citations

  1. [S383] Sharon Haggerty, Website: Haggerty Ancestors and Related Families, http://winters-online.net/sharon-haggerty-db/
  2. [S465] Parish register
Last Edited23 Apr 2017

John MEREDITH1

M, #1425, b. 23 February 1840, d. 1843

Parents

FatherThomas MEREDITH b. ca. 1812, d. 1885
MotherMary MEREDITH b. ca. 1809, d. 15 Aug 1875

Biography

John MEREDITH was born on 23 Feb 1840 in Queen's Co., IrelandG. He was baptised on 17 Apr 1840 in Ballyfin, Clonenagh Parish, Mountrath.2 He died in 1843, at age ~3, in Cloneygown, Queen's Co., Ireland.3 He was buried on 25 Mar 1843 in Maryborough Parish Church, Queen’s Co., Ireland.3

Connections

Family Line:Clonenagh Merediths
Appears on:Clonenagh box chart
Clonenagh indented chart (#1)
Clonenagh indented chart (#2)
Wilkinson box chart
Wilkinson indented chart

Citations

  1. [S383] Sharon Haggerty, Website: Haggerty Ancestors and Related Families, http://winters-online.net/sharon-haggerty-db/
  2. [S465] Parish register
  3. [S544] Maryborough Register of Burials
Last Edited23 Apr 2017