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Mary ROACHE

Mary ROACHE

Female 1806 - 1886  (80 years)

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  • Name Mary ROACHE 
    Relationshipwith Brian Mark BUSSIERE
    Born 1806  Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Census information 1851  Québec, Québec, Canada East (Québec), Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census information 1881  Québec, Québec Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 28 Mar 1886  L'anse Des Meres, Sillery, Quebec Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried 31 Mar 1886  Woodfield Cemetry, Quebec Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Siblings
    1. Nicolas ROACHE,   b. Abt 1801, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location
     
    Person ID I553  Bussiere Robinson | Brian's ancestors
    Last Modified 2 Jul 2010 

    Father John ROACHE,   d. Aft Nov 1831, Québec, Québec Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother Margaret CAVANAUGH,   d. Bef Nov 1831 
    Family ID F1335  Group Sheet

    Family 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) 
    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"
    Children 
     1. Margaret Matilda O'BRIEN,   b. 11 Oct 1832, Ste-Foy, Québec Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 May 1875, L'Anse Des Mères, Sillery, Québec Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 42 years)
     2. Rose O'BRIEN,   b. Abt 1834, Québec, Québec Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Martin O'BRIEN,   b. 24 Dec 1837, Québec, Québec Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Feb 1913, Québec, Québec Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)
     4. James O'BRIEN,   b. 19 Feb 1839, Québec, Québec Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     5. Kate O'BRIEN,   b. 28 Jan 1841, Québec, Québec Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1931  (Age 89 years)
     6. Eliza Ann O'BRIEN,   b. 26 Dec 1842, Québec, Québec Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     7. Mary Ellen O'BRIEN,   b. 3 Nov 1844, Québec, Québec Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Nov 1931  (Age 87 years)
    +8. Patrick O'BRIEN,   b. 16 Jan 1847, Québec, Québec Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 30 Sep 2018 
    Family ID F161  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1806 - Ireland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 15 Nov 1831 - Notre-Dame-de-Quebec, Quebec, Quebec Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus information - 1881 - Québec, Québec Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 28 Mar 1886 - L'anse Des Meres, Sillery, Quebec Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 31 Mar 1886 - Woodfield Cemetry, Quebec Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Mary Roach.JPG
    Mary Roach.JPG
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    Documents
    Grocery bill - 1858

Mary Roach O'Brien
    Grocery bill - 1858 Mary Roach O'Brien

    Headstones
    OBrien family - St Patricks Cemetery
    OBrien family - St Patricks Cemetery

    Marriage Docs
    Patrick OBrien - Mary Roach Marriage 1831
    Patrick OBrien - Mary Roach Marriage 1831

    Census
    1881 Census - Canada - George Robinson
    1881 Census - Canada - George Robinson
    Location: Champlain road, Quebec City
    George Robinson (noted as Robertson) - 48 yrs old - widower - merchant
    George P. Robinson - 19 yrs old - clerk
    Nelson W. Robinson - 17 yrs old - student
    Albert Ed. Robinson - 16 yrs old - student
    Alfred M. Robinson - 12 yrs old - student
    Mary Elizabeth - 7 yrs old - student
    Mary O'Brien - 76 yrs old - Ireland - widow
    Mary O'Brien - 33 yrs old
    Louisa Sinclair - 19 yrs old
    1851 Census - O'Brien family
    1851 Census - O'Brien family
    Two storey frame house on a 42' x 55' lot.

  • Notes 
    • The 1881 Census has the widowed Mary living with her widowed son-in-law George Robinson (noted as Robertson) and her daughter Mary Ellen. Mary's age is noted as 76 which would indicate that she was born in 1805. Her place of birth is noted as Ireland.

      Extracted from St-Patrick's Church register:

      "Sepulture No. 35

      Mary Roche (O'Brien)

      On the thirty first day of March, One thousand eight hundred and eighty-six, we the undersigned priest have interred in the Cemetery of this Church, the body of Mary Roche, widow of Patrick O'Brien. Aged eighty years: deceased on the twenty eighth instant. Disease: Cancer.

      George Robinson
      Jeffrey Malone
      Peter McNeil
      ??? Robinson?"