Famine Immigrants sent from the Fever Sheds of
Montreal to Toronto, Ontario, 1846-47
May 7, 2017:
During the great famine in Ireland, many immigrants passed through Grosse Isle and Montreal to Upper Canada (Ontario) and
travelled by steamship from Montreal to Toronto. Here are some names of Irish emigrants who went to Toronto.
Hugh Mulloy / Molloy / Malloy
John Conway *
Mary Scanlan, 2 sisters & brother
Owen McMorough, wife, sister & 5 children
John Scotney, wife & 4 children
William Scotney & family
Ellen Condon and family
Julia Dunn & family
Phil Turnery & Do.
Daniel Slattery & do.
Margaret Ramsey, Ann Doran
Archy Aspoledge & do.
John Cannavan & family
Patrick Lappin & ditto
James Oak, wife & 5 children
Michael Callaghan & family
William Bergan, wife & family
Keran Coffee & family
James Mullowney & wife
Peter Black & family
Widow Low and 3 children
Rachel Boyd & Nancy Munock
Owen McCarthy & do.
James Madden, wife & family
William HertenaI, wife & do. do.
William Collins & family
George Armstrong, wife & 8 children
Christopher Summerville and family
William Holmes & do.
Margaret Sheean & children
John Drew & family
Mary Brien & family
Fleury Donovan, wife, sister & 2 children
Michael Strong, wife, sister & 4 children
Catherine Dol1et, brother, sister, & 4 children
Chase Loughran, wife & 4 children
Robert Gilmour, wife & 6 children
Patrick Sullivan, wife and 4 children
Patrick Healy & family
Mary Nodmile, 2 sisters, 3 brothers
William McMullen, wife & child
Wmilliam McGrath & do.
Margaret Eaton & sister
Laurence Green, wife & son
John Connors and 2 children
M. Hessey and family
Ann Smith & 5 children
Edward Ryan, wife and 3 children
George Simpson, wife & 7 children
Ann Smyth & 3 daughters
John Chesney, 2 children & aunt
Ellen Sweeny & 3 children
Martin Gannon, wife, mother, I 2
and 3 children
Michael McGinnes, wife & 3 children
Mary Dogherty & child
Mary Dougher & child
Margaret Ross & sister
Alex McMullen, wife and 2 children
Patrick Guaghan, wife & 5 do.
Jane Hanley & sister
Alexr. McMullin, wife & 2 children
J. McKimmins & family
Samuel Lesley & family
E. Hogg & do.
M. Lawler & family
M. Campbell * [Michl. Connell
Mary J. McMaster
Source: Names of Emigrants from the 1845-1847 records of James Allison, Emigrant Agent at Montreal, Irish Research Group of the
Ottawa Branch of the Ontario Genealogical Society, publication number 94-2, 1994, ISBN 1-55116-72-8.
This publication (112 pages) is now available from Global Genealogy in either hardcopy format or as a download in .pdf format.
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