Tobias CONLIN and Margaret JUDGE
County Roscommon, Ireland to the Gatineau Valley, Quebec, Canada

Painting by Ruth McMillan in 1976
Shows the Head of the Rideau Canal Locks in Ottawa, Canada in 1893

June 3, 2008:

Dear Mr. Lewis;
I am a descendant of pioneers in the Ottawa Valley & Gatineau, & my maiden name is Conlin.  
I recently attended the Ontario Genealogical Society conference & had prepared these cards 
for the wall of ancestors.  I thought perhaps they might indicate some of the families I 
am researching, for posting on your web site.  If this is possible, it would be greatly 
... Pat

Descendants of Tobias Conlin & Margaret Judge   b. circa 1806, m. circa 1823,  
of  County Roscommon, Ireland and their son James Conlin b. circa 1831 Co. Roscommon, 
Ireland, m. Jane Ann Murdy (see posting dated July 22, 2010), daughter of Joseph Murdy 
& Maria Farley @ Wolf Lake Quebec March 18, 1862 & their daughter Catherine b. 
March 17, 1824 Of  Co. Roscommon, Ireland, m. Thomas Knox Aug. 13, 1841

Cecelia Judge b. circa 1815  d. Oct.9, 1892  m. Roderick Ryan (the lumber king) d. April 6, 
1888, Emigrated from County Sligo Ireland to Ottawa, Lower Canada
Memorial Stained Glass windows in St. Paul's Church, Ottawa
Contact: Patricia Breen by e-mail:
Descendants of Catherine Conlon / Conlin b. March 17 1824 Sligo or Roscommon Ireland d. 1907 & 
Thomas Knox b. circa 1816 Co. Mayo, Ireland d. 1881 (son of John Knox & Elizabeth Lyget) 
m. Aug. 13, 1842,  Ballina, County Mayo, Ireland. Immigrated to Masham Quebec circa 1845

Patricia is also researching the family of John Joseph McTeague and Bridget Sherlock
New July 22, 2010: Hello, My name is Karli Marshall and I am a descendant of Jane Ann Murdy's brother (one who moved further west to Ontario). I was wondering if you have any information about her origins further back than Joseph Murdy and Mariah Farley, or know specifics related to where they came from, date of crossing etc. I know that Jane married into the Conlin family but any information at all would be helpful as I am stumped when it comes to where in Ireland the Murdy's came from, when they immigrated, and who Joseph and Mariah's parents were. Thanks, Karli Marshall
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