John MURPHY and Catherine TIGHE
Ireland to Canada in 1852
John was from County Wicklow, Catherine was from County Wexford

New November 3, 2011:

Hi again, Al: 

After reading your note with the southern Ontario Fitzwilliam list, I realized that I had a photo of a real FW émigré: the attached 
photo is of John Murphy, listed on the (also attached) FW emigration sheet with his parents, Patrick Murphy and Julia / Judy Dobbs. 
They settled initially in Kitley, and then moved to Oro, just outside Barrie, Ontario.

John is shown with his wife, Catherine Tighe, who was born in Monaseed, just over the border from Parkmore in County Wexford. 

... Anne Burgess

John Murphy and Catherine Tighe, Ireland to Canada
Lord Fitzwilliam Tenants - Family Group ... Source: ID: 812 Parish Carnew Year Listed: 1852 Surname Murphy Reference No. 5 Group Members: Pat 50, Judy 47, John 22, Thomas 19, Martin 16, Elizabeth 13, Alicia 10. Voyage Townland Ship Confiance As spelt in the Emigration Departure Parkmore Arrival Quebec. June 16th Official Parkmore Other Information Holding Chest/Graves in side column. House and 2 acres from Mrs Symes. House to come down.

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