The Irish Merediths

Person Page 69

John William THOMPSON1,2

M, #1702, b. 1862, d. 3 May 1951

Parents

FatherThomas THOMPSON b. ca. 1828, d. 3 Aug 1891
MotherHarriet WILKINSON b. 1832, d. 18 Feb 1902

Biography

John William THOMPSON was born in 1862.3 He married Frances WATSON in 1892 in Mountmellick, Queen’s Co., IrelandG.4 He died on 3 May 1951, at age ~89, in Cappalough, GeashillG.5,6 He was buried on 5 May 1951 in Ballyfin Churchyard, Queen’s County, Ireland.6
John Thompson was a farmer. He lived at Grange, Cappalough, Queen’s County.5,2

Children with Frances WATSON b. 1869, d. 15 Aug 1934

DaughterJane THOMPSON b. 1893, d. 3 Apr 1971
DaughterHarriet THOMPSON b. ca. 1895
SonThomas Henry THOMPSON b. 4 Dec 1895, d. 3 Feb 1943
SonArchibald THOMPSON b. 1898, d. 1919
DaughterAnna Elizabeth THOMPSON b. 25 Nov 1898
SonGeorge THOMPSON b. 1901, d. 10 Dec 1982
DaughterFrances THOMPSON b. ca. 1903, d. 3 Oct 1958
SonAbraham THOMPSON b. 1904, d. 1973
DaughterCaroline THOMPSON b. 1906, d. 6 Feb 1976
DaughterRebecca THOMPSON b. 21 Jan 1907, d. 15 Mar 1936

Connections

Family Line:Clonenagh Merediths
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Citations

  1. [S383] Sharon Haggerty, Website: Haggerty Ancestors and Related Families, http://winters-online.net/sharon-haggerty-db/
  2. [S1301] 1911 Ireland Census http://www.census.nationalarchives.ie/pages/1911/Queen_s_Co_/Cappalough/Grange/792223/
  3. [S1300] Private communication from Mary Jane Novak of headstone inscriptions in Ballyfin Cemetery
  4. [S605] Family Search, Record Search - Pilot Site, http://pilot.familysearch.org/recordsearch/ accessed Jul 2009
  5. [S1764] In Memoriam: Thompson, The Irish Times, May 5, 1953, pg. 12.
  6. [S1774] Death announcement: Thompson, John William; Irish Press, May 4, 1951, p. 10
Last Edited3 Nov 2010

Samuel THOMPSON

M, #1703, b. 13 April 1882

Parents

FatherAbraham THOMPSON b. ca. 1837, d. 22 Feb 1923
MotherSusanna MEREDITH b. 5 May 1843, d. 19 Jul 1895

Biography

Samuel THOMPSON was born on 13 Apr 1882 in Cappagh, Co. Laois, IrelandG.1

Connections

Family Line:Clonenagh Merediths
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Citations

  1. [S1462] Irish Civil Records of Births, Marriages and Deaths, database: https://civilrecords.irishgenealogy.ie/
Last Edited28 Jan 2017

Frances WATSON1,2

F, #1704, b. 1869, d. 15 August 1934

Biography

Frances WATSON was born in 1869.3,4 She married John William THOMPSON, son of Thomas THOMPSON and Harriet WILKINSON, in 1892 in Mountmellick, Queen’s Co., IrelandG.5 Frances WATSON died on 15 Aug 1934, at age ~65.6
Frances (Fannie) Thompson nee Watson was recorded in the 1911 census as having 11 children, all still alive.3

Children with John William THOMPSON b. 1862, d. 3 May 1951

DaughterJane THOMPSON b. 1893, d. 3 Apr 1971
DaughterHarriet THOMPSON b. ca. 1895
SonThomas Henry THOMPSON b. 4 Dec 1895, d. 3 Feb 1943
SonArchibald THOMPSON b. 1898, d. 1919
DaughterAnna Elizabeth THOMPSON b. 25 Nov 1898
SonGeorge THOMPSON b. 1901, d. 10 Dec 1982
DaughterFrances THOMPSON b. ca. 1903, d. 3 Oct 1958
SonAbraham THOMPSON b. 1904, d. 1973
DaughterCaroline THOMPSON b. 1906, d. 6 Feb 1976
DaughterRebecca THOMPSON b. 21 Jan 1907, d. 15 Mar 1936

Connections

Family Line:Clonenagh Merediths
Appears on:Clonenagh box chart
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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. [S1303] Thompson Family Tree, http://trees./tree/13155958/
  3. [S1301] 1911 Ireland Census http://www.census.nationalarchives.ie/pages/1911/Queen_s_Co_/Cappalough/Grange/792223/
  4. [S1300] Private communication from Mary Jane Novak of headstone inscriptions in Ballyfin Cemetery
  5. [S605] Family Search, Record Search - Pilot Site, http://pilot.familysearch.org/recordsearch/ accessed Jul 2009
  6. [S1764] In Memoriam: Thompson, The Irish Times, May 5, 1953, pg. 12.
Last Edited31 Aug 2010

George THOMPSON1,2

M, #1705, b. 1901, d. 10 December 1982

Parents

FatherJohn William THOMPSON b. 1862, d. 3 May 1951
MotherFrances WATSON b. 1869, d. 15 Aug 1934

Biography

George THOMPSON was born in 1901.3 He married Georgina Eileen (Georgie) CAVANAGH in 1929 in Abbeyleix Registration District, Ireland.4 He died on 10 Dec 1982, at age ~81, in General Hospital, PortlaoiseG.5 He was buried on 12 Dec 1982 in St. John the Baptist Churchyard, Ballyfin.5
George Thompson lived at Grange, Killeigh, Co. Offaly and latterly at Meelick, Rosenallis.

Children with Georgina Eileen (Georgie) CAVANAGH b. 1904, d. 10 Jul 1990

SonGeorge THOMPSON b. 1938, d. 6 Jun 2007
SonArchibald Henry THOMPSON b. 1940, d. 2000

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. [S1301] 1911 Ireland Census http://www.census.nationalarchives.ie/pages/1911/Queen_s_Co_/Cappalough/Grange/792223/
  3. [S1300] Private communication from Mary Jane Novak of headstone inscriptions in Ballyfin Cemetery
  4. [S605] Family Search, Record Search - Pilot Site, http://pilot.familysearch.org/recordsearch/ accessed Jul 2009
  5. [S1765] Death announcement: George Thompson, The Irish Times, Dec 11, 1982, pg. 28. “... beloved husband of Georgina....”
Last Edited30 Aug 2010

Georgina Eileen (Georgie) CAVANAGH1,2

F, #1706, b. 1904, d. 10 July 1990

Biography

Georgina Eileen (Georgie) CAVANAGH was born in 1904.3 She married George THOMPSON, son of John William THOMPSON and Frances WATSON, in 1929 in Abbeyleix Registration District, Ireland.2 Georgina Eileen (Georgie) CAVANAGH died on 10 Jul 1990, at age ~86, in Meelick, Rosenallis, Co. LaoisG.4 She was buried on 12 Jul 1990 in St. John the Baptist Churchyard, Ballyfin.4

Children with George THOMPSON b. 1901, d. 10 Dec 1982

SonGeorge THOMPSON b. 1938, d. 6 Jun 2007
SonArchibald Henry THOMPSON b. 1940, d. 2000

Connections

Family Line:Clonenagh Merediths
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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. [S605] Family Search, Record Search - Pilot Site, http://pilot.familysearch.org/recordsearch/ accessed Jul 2009
  3. [S1300] Private communication from Mary Jane Novak of headstone inscriptions in Ballyfin Cemetery
  4. [S1766] Death announcement: Georgina E. Thompson, The Irish Times, Jul 12, 1990, pg. 20. “Meelick, Rosenallis and late of Grange, Killeigh, Co. Offaly ... wife of the late George Thompson...”
Last Edited30 Aug 2010

George THOMPSON1

M, #1708, b. 1938, d. 6 June 2007

Parents

FatherGeorge THOMPSON b. 1901, d. 10 Dec 1982
MotherGeorgina Eileen (Georgie) CAVANAGH b. 1904, d. 10 Jul 1990

Biography

George THOMPSON was born in 1938.2 He died on 6 Jun 2007, at age ~69, in Meelick, Rosenallis, Co. LaoisG.3

Connections

Family Line:Clonenagh Merediths
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Citations

  1. [S610] Private communication from Sharon Haggerty, Private communication from Sharon Haggerty, 3 June 2007
  2. [S1300] Private communication from Mary Jane Novak of headstone inscriptions in Ballyfin Cemetery
  3. [S1767] Death announcement: George Thompson, The Irish Times, Jun 9, 2007, pg. 29. “...son of the late George and Georgina...”
Last Edited30 Aug 2010

Annie Edith GOWAN

F, #1710, b. 17 July 1895, d. 22 September 1913

Parents

FatherJohn Carlton GOWAN b. 18 Jan 1869, d. 24 Feb 1915
MotherJane MEREDITH b. 21 Jun 1874, d. 1956

Biography

Annie Edith GOWAN was born on 17 Jul 1895 in Simcoe County, Ontario, CanadaG.1 She died on 22 Sep 1913, at age 18, in Creemore, Simcoe County, OntarioG. She was buried in Creemore Union Cemetery, Simcoe County, OntarioG.
For further information see the citations below.2

Connections

Family Line:Clonenagh Merediths
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Citations

  1. [S407] 1901 census, 1901 Census of Canada
  2. [S383] Sharon Haggerty, Website: Haggerty Ancestors and Related Families, http://winters-online.net/sharon-haggerty-db/
Last Edited2 Nov 2008

Ernest Frank GOWAN

M, #1711, b. 4 October 1898

Parents

FatherJohn Carlton GOWAN b. 18 Jan 1869, d. 24 Feb 1915
MotherJane MEREDITH b. 21 Jun 1874, d. 1956

Biography

Ernest Frank GOWAN was born on 4 Oct 1898 in Simcoe County, Ontario, CanadaG.1
For further information see the citations below.2

Connections

Family Line:Clonenagh Merediths
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Citations

  1. [S407] 1901 census, 1901 Census of Canada
  2. [S383] Sharon Haggerty, Website: Haggerty Ancestors and Related Families, http://winters-online.net/sharon-haggerty-db/
Last Edited17 Aug 2017

Lucinda (Lucy) MEREDITH1

F, #1712, b. 24 May 1912

Parents

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

Biography

Lucinda (Lucy) MEREDITH was born on 24 May 1912 in Togher, Queen's County, IrelandG. She was baptised on 25 Aug 1912 in St Peter's Church, Maryborough, Queen's County.2

Connections

Family Line:Clonenagh Merediths
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Citations

  1. [S383] Sharon Haggerty, Website: Haggerty Ancestors and Related Families, http://winters-online.net/sharon-haggerty-db/
  2. [S440] Maryborough Parish Register
Last Edited23 Apr 2017

Josephine MEREDITH1

F, #1713, b. 2 November 1913

Parents

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

Biography

Josephine MEREDITH was born on 2 Nov 1913 in Togher, Queen's County, IrelandG. She was baptised on 9 Feb 1914 in St Peter's Church, Maryborough, Queen's County.2

Connections

Family Line:Clonenagh Merediths
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Citations

  1. [S383] Sharon Haggerty, Website: Haggerty Ancestors and Related Families, http://winters-online.net/sharon-haggerty-db/
  2. [S440] Maryborough Parish Register
Last Edited23 Apr 2017

William MEREDITH1

M, #1714, b. 24 May 1915

Parents

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

Biography

William MEREDITH was born on 24 May 1915 in Togher, Queen's County, IrelandG. He was baptised on 4 Aug 1915 in St Peter's Church, Maryborough, Queen's County.2

Connections

Family Line:Clonenagh Merediths
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Wilkinson indented chart

Citations

  1. [S383] Sharon Haggerty, Website: Haggerty Ancestors and Related Families, http://winters-online.net/sharon-haggerty-db/
  2. [S440] Maryborough Parish Register
Last Edited23 Apr 2017

Maryanne MEREDITH1

F, #1715, b. 17 July 1916

Parents

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

Biography

Maryanne MEREDITH was born on 17 Jul 1916 in Togher, Queen's County, IrelandG. She was baptised on 24 Sep 1916 in St Peter's Church, Maryborough, Queen's County.2

Connections

Family Line:Clonenagh Merediths
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Citations

  1. [S383] Sharon Haggerty, Website: Haggerty Ancestors and Related Families, http://winters-online.net/sharon-haggerty-db/
  2. [S440] Maryborough Parish Register
Last Edited23 Apr 2017

Charles MEREDITH1

M, #1716, b. 28 September 1919, d. 31 August 1950

Parents

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

Biography

Charles MEREDITH was born on 28 Sep 1919 in Togher, Queen's County, IrelandG. He was baptised on 4 Jan 1920 in St Peter's Church, Maryborough, Queen's County. He died on 31 Aug 1950, at age 30.2 He was buried on 2 Sep 1950 in St Peter's Church, Maryborough.
For further information see the citations below.3

Connections

Family Line:Clonenagh Merediths
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Citations

  1. [S383] Sharon Haggerty, Website: Haggerty Ancestors and Related Families, http://winters-online.net/sharon-haggerty-db/
  2. [S532] Death announcement: Meredith, Charles, The Irish Times (1874-Current File); Sep 1, 1950; ProQuest Historical Newspapers The Irish Times (1859-2008) pg8 “MEREDITH - August 31, 1950, at his residence, Charles, third son of Thomas and Frances Meredith, Togher, Maryborough Remains leaving house at 6.30 to-day (Friday) for St Peter’s Church Funeral to-morrow (Saturday) at [?] o.clock”
  3. [S440] Maryborough Parish Register
Last Edited23 Apr 2017

Jacob MEREDITH1

M, #1718, b. 16 January 1925, d. 20 January 1977

Parents

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

Biography

Jacob MEREDITH was born on 16 Jan 1925 in Togher, Queen's County, IrelandG. He was baptised on 8 Mar 1925 in St Peter's Church, Portlaoise, County Laois. He died on 20 Jan 1977, at age 52.2 He was buried on 22 Jan 1977 in St Peter's Church, Portlaoise.
For further information see the citations below.3

Connections

Family Line:Clonenagh Merediths
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Citations

  1. [S383] Sharon Haggerty, Website: Haggerty Ancestors and Related Families, http://winters-online.net/sharon-haggerty-db/
  2. [S507] Private communication from Brenda Ayres
  3. [S440] Maryborough Parish Register
Last Edited23 Apr 2017

Fanny Kate MEREDITH1

F, #1719, b. 30 June 1926, d. 15 January 1991

Parents

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

Biography

Fanny Kate MEREDITH was born on 30 Jun 1926 in Togher, Queen's County, IrelandG. She was baptised on 26 Aug 1926 in St Peter's Church, Portlaoise, County Laois.2 She died on 15 Jan 1991, at age 64.3

Child

SonWilliam Jacob MEREDITH b. 26 Jun 1956, d. 29 Jun 1956

Connections

Family Line:Clonenagh Merediths
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Citations

  1. [S383] Sharon Haggerty, Website: Haggerty Ancestors and Related Families, http://winters-online.net/sharon-haggerty-db/
  2. [S440] Maryborough Parish Register
  3. [S507] Private communication from Brenda Ayres
Last Edited23 Apr 2017

William Jacob MEREDITH1,2

M, #1722, b. 26 June 1956, d. 29 June 1956

Parents

MotherFanny Kate MEREDITH b. 30 Jun 1926, d. 15 Jan 1991

Biography

William Jacob MEREDITH was born on 26 Jun 1956 in Togher, Queen's County, IrelandG. He was baptised on 26 Jun 1956 in St Peter's Church, Portlaoise, County Laois. He died on 29 Jun 1956, at age 0, in Togher, Queen's County, IrelandG.3 He was buried on 29 Jun 1956 in St Peter's Church, Portlaoise, County Laois.

Connections

Family Line:Clonenagh Merediths
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Citations

  1. [S383] Sharon Haggerty, Website: Haggerty Ancestors and Related Families, http://winters-online.net/sharon-haggerty-db/
  2. [S440] Maryborough Parish Register
  3. [S1462] Irish Civil Records of Births, Marriages and Deaths, database: https://civilrecords.irishgenealogy.ie/
Last Edited20 Jun 2017

Lucy WILKINSON1

F, #1723, b. 20 January 1880, d. 6 January 1964

Parents

FatherThomas WILKINSON b. ca. 1844, d. 14 Feb 1914
MotherMargaret HIGGS b. ca. 1848, d. 26 Sep 1936

Biography

Lucy WILKINSON was born ca. 1880 in Ireland. She was born on 20 Jan 1880 in Quality Row, Maryborough. She was born on 20 Jan 1880 in Maryborough, Queen's Co., IrelandG.1 She married Thomas MEREDITH, son of Edward MEREDITH and Susanna MILLER, on 26 Feb 1908 in St Peter's Church, Maryborough.2 Lucy WILKINSON died on 6 Jan 1964, at age 83, in Garryhinch, Portarlington.3 She was buried on 8 Jan 1964 in St Peter's Church, Portlaoise, County Laois.2
For further information see the citations below.4

Children with Thomas MEREDITH b. 4 Jun 1877, d. 12 Nov 1944

SonEdward Thomas MEREDITH b. 6 Dec 1909
DaughterMargaret Elizabeth MEREDITH b. 4 Apr 1911
SonJohn William MEREDITH b. 5 May 1912
SonArthur James MEREDITH b. 30 Nov 1913
SonThomas MEREDITH b. 22 Dec 1914
SonGeorge Ernest MEREDITH b. 1 Jul 1916, d. 6 Aug 1985
SonHenry MEREDITH b. 9 Dec 1917
DaughterLucinda Florence MEREDITH b. 16 Oct 1919
SonAlbert Wilkinson MEREDITH b. 18 Oct 1921, d. 15 Oct 1996

Connections

Family Line:Clonenagh Merediths
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Citations

  1. [S69] IGI - International Genealogical Index; https://familysearch.org/search/collection/igi
  2. [S440] Maryborough Parish Register
  3. [S1462] Irish Civil Records of Births, Marriages and Deaths, database: https://civilrecords.irishgenealogy.ie/
  4. [S383] Sharon Haggerty, Website: Haggerty Ancestors and Related Families, http://winters-online.net/sharon-haggerty-db/
Last Edited19 Feb 2017

William STRONG1

M, #1724, b. 5 September 1901, d. 21 September 1958

Parents

FatherWilliam STRONG b. ca. 1861, d. 9 Mar 1931
MotherMargaret Anne CARTER b. ca. 1871, d. 24 Jun 1909

Biography

William STRONG was born on 5 Sep 1901 in Cappagh, Maryborough, County Laois.2 He married Esther Elizabeth MEREDITH, daughter of Thomas Henry MEREDITH and Frances (Fanny) Kate PORTER, on 28 Oct 1931 in Maryborough, Queen's Co., IrelandG.3 William STRONG died on 21 Sep 1958, at age 57, in Ireland.4 He was buried in St Peter’s Cemetery, PortlaoiseG.4

Children with Esther Elizabeth MEREDITH b. 11 May 1911, d. 22 Dec 1984

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
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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. [S465] Parish register
  4. [S488] Headstone in St Peter’s Church cemetery, Portlaoise - private communication from Sharon Haggerty
Last Edited18 Jan 2017