Descendants of Joseph William MULLIGAN


4. Joseph MULLIGAN (Joseph William ) was born about 1815 in Ballyhaise, Co. Cavan. He died in 1890 in Quebec, Canada. Joseph was employed as Homesteader.

Homesteader in Canada

Census 1871: Place: Thorne, Pontiac, Quebec, Canada; Age: 58; Religion: W Methodist; Birth Date: 1813; https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:M4LW-Z3N

Census 1881: Place: Thorn, Pontiac, Quebec, Canada; Age: 68; Nationality: Irish; Race: Irish; Occupation: Farmer; Religion: Ch of England; Birth Date: 1813; https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MVV3-FW8

Joseph married Maria Hariet FARRAH. Maria was born in 1823 in Ireland. She died in 1894.

Protestant

Census 1871: Place: Thorne, Pontiac, Quebec, Canada; Age: 48; Religion: W Methodist; Birth Date: 1823; https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:M4LW-Z36

Census 1881: Place: Thorn, Pontiac, Quebec, Canada; Age: 45; Nationality: Irish; Race: Irish; Religion: Ch of England; Birth Date: 1836; https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MVV3-FWD

Joseph and Maria had the following children:

+ 8 M i John MULLIGAN
  9 M ii Francis MULLIGAN was born in 1853.

Frank never married - worked around the home place and built it with John. During a bee, when he was about twenty-five years old, he was killed by a falling tree.
[source - transcript of interview "talking with F Mulligan]

Census 1871: Place: Thorne, Pontiac, Quebec, Canada; Age: 18; Religion: W Methodist; Birth Date: 1853; https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:M4LW-DXF
+ 10 M iii James MULLIGAN
  11 M iv Joseph MULLIGAN was born in 1865 in Pontiac, Quebec, Canada. He died on 9 Jun 1941. He was buried in South Canwood Cemetery, Saskatchewan.

Joe (III) (Joseph Mulligan the Third in Mulligan ancestry out of County Cavan Ireland. His grave is in the South Canwood Cemetery, Saskatchewan). Joe farmed around home as a boy. He (became) a rambler and followed railroads building tressels for years - right out to the West Coast and into the States. In 1899 - 90 he went to the Yukon during the Gold Rush. He was in Skagway for good period of time.
[source: transcript of interview - Talking with F Mulligan]

His headstone at South Canwood Cemetery reads:
Joseph Mulligan
Born Arnprior Ontario
1865
Died June 9, 1941

Census 1871: Place: Thorne, Pontiac, Quebec, Canada; Age: 7; Religion: W Methodist; Birth Date: 1864; https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:M4LW-ZQX

Census 1881: Place: Thorn, Pontiac, Quebec, Canada; Age: 18; Nationality: Irish; Race: Irish; Religion: Ch of England; Birth Date: 1863; https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MVV3-FWX
  12 F v Rose Anne (Rosan?) MULLIGAN was born in 1866 in Pontiac, Quebec, Canada. She died .

Rose Ann stayed at home and helped with work of keeping up and improving the place and later kept up the place with (her brother) Arthur. When Arthur brought his new bride back to the home place, Rose Ann left for the Calumet Islands where she met a man named Wiley Stewart, a farmer. Wiley and Rose are now gone. Descendants live in the area.
[source: transcript of interview - Talking with F Mulligan]

See: https://www.familysearch.org/tree/person/details/L1MR-TY6, accessed 3/8/2019

Census 1871: Place: Thorne, Pontiac, Quebec, Canada; Age: 5; Religion: W Methodist; Birth Date: 1866; https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:M4LW-Z74

Census 1881: Place: Thorn, Pontiac, Quebec, Canada; Age: 18; Nationality: Irish; Race: Irish; Religion: Ch of England; Birth Date: 1863; https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MVV3-FWF
        Rose married Wiley STEWART.
+ 13 M vi Arthur MULLIGAN
  14 F vii Mary MULLIGAN was born in Pontiac, Quebec, Canada. She died .

Died at age 12

[Dates: https://www.familysearch.org/tree/person/details/L1MR-TYL accessed 25/10/2018 ]
  15 F viii Margaret MULLIGAN was born in Pontiac, Quebec, Canada. She died .

7. Francis MULLIGAN (Joseph William ) was born in 1823 in Regaskin, Ballyhaisie, Co. Cavan. He died in 1889.

Lived in Canada for a period; returning in 1847. Ran family farm at
Regaskin, Ballyhaise, Co Cavan
IGI lists a Francis married to a Sophia as being born "ABT 1828"

Francis married Sophia HUMPHRYS on 19 May 1847 in Ballyhaise, Co Cavan. Sophia was born on 5 Apr 1835 in Kilnacrevy, Ballyhaise, Co Cavan.

They had the following children:

+ 16 M i James MULLIGAN
  17 F ii Eliza Jane MULLIGAN was born about 1850 in County Cavan, Ireland. She died .
        Eliza married John GRAY. John died.

Businessman, Newry, Co Down.
+ 18 F iii Margaret MULLIGAN
+ 19 M iv Francis MULLIGAN
  20 M v Humphrys MULLIGAN was born about 1857. He died .

Draper in Athlone. Son Francis died in WW1. Walter carried on the business.
Another son Brian was a dairy farmer in Robertstown, Co Kildare.
May have visited New Zealand for a period of about 7 years; returned to
Ireland, and, some time later, very nearly returned to New Zealand.
Changed his name to MILLIGAN
+ 21 M vi Joseph MULLIGAN
  22 M vii John Robert MULLIGAN was born on 14 Sep 1861 in Fort View Balleyhaise, Cavan, Ireland. He died .

Went to California. Little known of him.
  23 F viii Sophia MULLIGAN was born about 1863. She died .

Spinster. Lived at Regaskin with Francis.
  24 F ix Anna Maria MULLIGAN died .

Died young.
  25 M x William MULLIGAN was born about 1867 in County Cavan, Ireland. He died .

Unmarried. Worked in Dublin.

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