~Lannigan Family
~Generation 1~
(1) JOHN LANIGAN - Born abt. 1803, Ireland (Native of Tipperary), d. Jan. 11 1887 in Cambridge, Prince Edward Island. He immigrated to Newfoundland May 14, 1835 aboard the Pandora (Capt. Power) possibly with brothers & a sister. He married ANNE FARRELL, daughter of TERENCE  FARRELL & ELLEN CONDON, Nov. 21 1836 at St. Patrick's Church, Nelson Parish, Miramichi, New Brunswick. He was a Mason, and a Farmer.
(2) PATRICK LANIGAN - Born abt. 1812, Tipperary, Ireland, d. abt. 1886, Sturgeon, Prince Edward Island. Married MARGARET FANNAN, both buried in St. Paul's RC Cem., Sturgeon - Click here for more on Patrick's family.
~Generation 2~
*John & Anne's Children*
(1) MARTIN - Born Nov. 27 1837, Miramichi, NB. Christened Dec. 18 1837 St. Patrick's, Nelson, NB. d. Christmas Eve aboard his ship. He is buried at Port Hawkbury, Nova Scotia. Never Married.
(2) PATRICK  - Born abt. 1838, NB, died shortly after birth. Buried in NB, most likely St. Patrick's, Nelson, Miramichi. (Source: Rita M. Lanigan).
(3) TERENCE - Born aft. 1839, NB. Christened, St. Patrick's, Nelson, Miamichi, NB, d. abt. 1873. He married ELIZABETH KEARNEY, daugther of BERNARD KEARNEY & MARY UNKNOWN. (2 Children).Terence's Will.
(4) JAMES - Born abt. 1842, Murray Harbour, PEI. m. MARGARET KICKHAM, daughter of EDWARD KICKHAM. James was a Captain, shipowner & a merchant. He attended Murray Harbour Public School, he was also schooled about navigation under the instruction of Samuel Peterson. (6 Children). James in Past & Present of PEI.
(5) MARY CECELIA - Born abt. 1843, d. Mar. 16 1912. Buried in St. Paul's RC Cem, Sturgeon, PEI. She married BERNARD KEARNEY, son of JOHN KEARNEY SR. & MARY HYNES, March 8, 1867 in Sturgeon, PEI. (13 Children).
(6) DANIEL - Born abt. 1846, d. 1930. Buried St. Paul's RC Cem. Sturgeon, PEI. m. MARIA JANE JAMIESON. (12 Children).
(7) WILLIAM M. - Born Aug. 1852, d. 1921 in Sturgeon, PEI. m. MARY ELEANOR FRENCH, daughter of JOHN FRENCH & MARTHA WIGHT, Oct. 3 1882, in St. Paul's RC Church, Sturgeon, PEI. (15 Children). Their son John William Lanigan
(8) JOHN - Born abt. Apr. 1853, d. 1935 in Sturgeon, PEI. m. CATHERINE FRENCH, daughter of JOHN FRENCH & MARTHA WIGHT, abt. 1880. (2 Children). He married DOROTHY "DOLLIE" FISHER, daughter of THOMAS FISHER & CATHERINE FRENCH, aft. 1887. (7 Children).
(9) MICHAEL - Born Dec. 19 1854, d. bef. 1928 in Sturgeon, PEI. He m. ELIZABETH "LIZZIE" MURPHY, daughter of THOMAS MURPHY & ELLEN MCKINNON, Feb. 6 1888, in St. Paul's RC Church, Sturgeon, PEI. Michael was a farmer on Lot 63, Sturgeon, PEI. (9 Children).
(10) ELLEN - Born abt. 1857, d. Mar. 27 1880, buried in St. Paul's RC Cem. Sturgeon, PEI. She married JOHN TYNAN.
(11) MARGARET - Born Dec. 31 1859, d. Aug 4 1936 in Sturgeon, PEI. She married NEIL CAMPBELL. (13 Children).
(12) ANN MARY - Born abt. 1863, m. THOMAS HOYNES, Feb 12 1884, in St. Paul's RC Church, Sturgeon, PEI.
*Most of this information was provided by Tom O'Connor & Archie Lanigan's Research*
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