Martin DOYLE and Margaret HERBERT
from County Wexford, Ireland to Osgoode Township, Ontario, Canada

June 6, 2003:

The DOYLE Road in Osgoode Township is named for the several DOYLE families most of whom
came from County Wexford in Ireland. Denzil Doyle has written some of the DOYLE
family histories in Pioneer Families of Osgoode Township.

 June 10, 2012:
Martin Doyle Tombstone, Wexford to Osgoode Township, Ontario, Canada Doyle Road Sign
My GreatGreatGrandmother was Margaret Doyle. She died in childbirth in 1844 on the neighbouring Lawrence Burns farm. Notre Dame record: 20 Apr 1848 Baptism of Martha, born 24 March of the marriage of Paul Shanahan and Catherine Flood (Osgoode) Martin Doyle & Catherine Dewan Source: Ellen Paul's database of Notre Dame records, 1825-1855. The Dewan, Shanahan and Flood families were close neighbours of the Doyles in Osgoode Township. They are all buried in St. John's Cemetery in Enniskerry. 1881 Census Place: Osgoode, Russell, Ontario, Canada Source: FHL Film 1375865 NAC C-13229 Dist 104 SubDist G Div 1 Page 52 Family 227 Sex Marr Age Origin Birthplace Martin DOYLE M M 50 Irish Ireland Occ: Farmer Religion: Catholic Margret DOYLE F M 50 Irish Ireland (nee HERBERT) Religion: Catholic Andrew DOYLE M 17 Irish Ontario Religion: Catholic James DOYLE M 14 Irish Ontario Religion: Catholic John DOYLE M 11 Irish Ontario Religion: Catholic Patrick DOYLE M 8 Irish Ontario Religion: Catholic Mary Ann DOYLE F 19 Irish Ontario Religion: Catholic
February 10, 2006: Sean Delaney is researching his O'Connor, O'Callaghan, Doyle and Dolan ancestors near the River Road. His ancestors had connections in both the North Gower / Kars area and the western part of Osgoode Township, close to St. Bridgid's Church. See his web site at
February 11, 2006: see also Anthony Doyle in the same neighbourhood.

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