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Martin O'BRIEN

Male 1837 - 1913  (75 years)


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  • Name Martin O'BRIEN 
    Relationshipwith Brian Mark BUSSIERE
    Born 24 Dec 1837  Québec, Québec Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Census information 1851  Québec, Québec, Canada East (Québec), Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Home address 1886  L'anse Des Meres, Sillery, Quebec Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census information 1901  St-Colomb-de-Sillery, Quebec Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 17 Feb 1913  Québec, Québec Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried 21 Feb 1913  Saint Patrick's Cemetery, Sillery, Quebec Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Siblings 7 siblings 
    Person ID I2241  Bussiere Robinson | Brian's ancestors
    Last Modified 4 Feb 2017 

    Father Patrick Martin O'BRIEN,   b. Abt 1807, Wexford, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Jul 1847, Québec, Québec Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 40 years) 
    Mother Mary ROACHE,   b. 1806, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Mar 1886, L'anse Des Meres, Sillery, Quebec Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years) 
    Married 15 Nov 1831  Notre-Dame-de-Quebec, Quebec, Quebec Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Patrick O'Brien and Mary Roach were married at Notre-Dame de Quebec Church on November 15, 1831 by Father Patrick McMahon, the first chaplain of Saint Patrick's Church. (Construction for the first Saint Patrick's Church began in October 1831 on McMahon Street - the church was consecrated in 1833).

      Marriage records show that Patrick's parents were Patrick O'Brien and Anastasia Corrigan. Mary Roach's parents were John Roach and Margaret Cavanagh. John Roach, Nicolas Roach and Anastasia Benny all signed as witnesses at the wedding.

      Source: Notre Dame de Quebec - Irish Marriages, published 1974, p. 48 and p. 537.

      Extract from the register of Eglise Notre-Dame-de-Quebec:

      "Mariage 171

      Patrick O'Brien et Mary Roach

      Le quinze Novembre mil huit cent trente un, vu la dispense de deuw Bans de mariage accordee par Monseigneur Joseph Signay (?) la adjuteur (?) de l'Eveque de Quebec en date du douze du de l'instant et la publication du troisieme fait au prone de Notre Messe Paroissiale entre Patrick O'Brien, Culler de Sainte-Foye, fils majeur de Patrick O'Brien et d'Anastasia Corrigan du Comte de Wexford en Irlande d'une part et Mary Roach de cette ville, fille majeure de John Roach et de defunte Margaret Cavanah du meme Comte en Irlande d'autre part, ne l'etant decouvert aucun Empechement, nous Pretre de Quebec soussigne avons recu Benediction Nuptiale en presence de John Corrigan cousin et de Nicholas Roach ami de l'Epoux; d'Anastasia Barney (?) amie de l'Epouse, lesquels et l"Epoux ont signe avec nous, l"epouse ayant declare nul (?) avoir ecrire.

      John Corrigan (signature)
      Patrick O'Brien (signature)
      Nicholas Roche (signature)

      P. McMahon"
    Family ID F161  Group Sheet

    Family Elizabeth Jane MALONE,   b. 5 Jun 1841, Québec, Québec Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Feb 1913  (Age 71 years) 
    Married 23 Apr 1872  Saint-Columba-DE-Sillery Parish, Sillery, Quebec Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Children 
     1. Patrick O'BRIEN,   b. 7 Jan 1874, Québec, Québec Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Feb 1927, Québec, Québec Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 53 years)
     2. Maurice O'BRIEN,   b. 14 Mar 1877, Québec, Québec Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Jeffrey James O'BRIEN,   b. 9 Jul 1879, Québec, Québec Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Dec 1944  (Age 65 years)
     4. Mary Veronica O'BRIEN,   b. 15 May 1881, Québec, Québec Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Jun 1909  (Age 28 years)
    Last Modified 4 Feb 2017 
    Family ID F645  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 24 Dec 1837 - Québec, Québec Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 23 Apr 1872 - Saint-Columba-DE-Sillery Parish, Sillery, Quebec Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsHome address - Cherrier's Quebec City Directory: 388 Champlain - 1886 - L'anse Des Meres, Sillery, Quebec Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus information - 1901 - St-Colomb-de-Sillery, Quebec Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 17 Feb 1913 - Québec, Québec Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 21 Feb 1913 - Saint Patrick's Cemetery, Sillery, Quebec Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
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    Census
    1901 Census - Canada - Martin O'Brien
    1901 Census - Canada - Martin O'Brien
    Location: 388 Champlain Road, Quebec City, Quebec
    Martin O'Brien - Timber culler
    Eliza J. O'Brien
    Patrick J. O'Brien - Government clerk
    Maurice J. O'Brien - Machinist
    Jeffery J. O'Brien - Lumber clerk
    Veronica O'Brien
    Ellen Malone - Sister-in-law - born April 5, 1839
    1851 Census - O'Brien family
    1851 Census - O'Brien family
    Two storey frame house on a 42' x 55' lot.

  • Notes 
    • Martin was a Timber Culler for the city of Quebec (an inspector).

      In the 1881 Census, Martin is in St-Colomb-de-Sillery. His age is noted as 45. His wife Elizabeth is 39. Their children (Patrick J. L., Maurice J. M. and "Jeoffry" James are 7, 4 and 1 respectively. Ellen Mary Malone, presumably Elizabeth's sister is 41 and lives with the family. NA Film number C-13212, District 80, Sub-district I, Division 3, Page number 12, Household 54).

      In 1886 he resided at 388 Champlain.
      Source: http://www.collectionscanada.ca/canadiandirectories/022009-119.01-e.php?uid=nlc003604.355&uidc=Page_Key&sk=&query_string=

      In the 1901 Census, he is noted as living in St-Colomba-de-Sillery with his family.

      The Marriages of St Colomba index has the marriage as having taken place in 1872.

  • Sources 
    1. [S47] St-Patrick's Cemetery.

    2. [S37] Drouin.