The Maria Canty Family

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Their Journey To America

        Maria Canty was born in London, England on Jan 25, 1856 to parents Jeremiah Canty and Hannah Stanton. Jeremiah originally immigrated to England from Ireland where he met and married Hannah. Sometime between June 1857 and February 1858, Jeremiah and Hannah took their children, including Maria and moved to America where they settled in Detroit, Michigan. In 1860 Maria moved to Lodi, Wisconsin with her family and then settled in Lawler, Iowa where she met and married a man named James O'Brien. Together, Maria and James had six children, three boys named Thomas, Edward, and William and three girls named Mary, Ellen, and Maggie. Their daughters, Mary and Ellen married two men from the Walsh family, Francis and William, respectively.

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Family Dates To Remember

        The table below contains as much birth, marriage, and decease information as we could find for the immediate family of Maria Canty.

Husband and Wife
Name Birthdate/Place Marriage Date/Information Decease Date/Place
Maria Canty On Jan 25, 1856 in London, England Maria and James were married in Lawler, Iowa on May 1, 1877 Armour, South Dakota on Jan 12, 1923. She was brought back to Lawler, Iowa and buried at Mt. Carmel Cemetery
James O'Brien Cedarburg, Wisconsin on Dec 8, 1848 Sioux City, Iowa on Oct 11, 1909. He was buried at Mt. Carmel cemetery in Lawler, Iowa
Children of Maria Canty and James O'Brien
Name Birthdate/Place Marriage Date/Information Decease Date/Place
Thomas O'Brien Unknown Unknown Unknown
Edward O'Brien Unknown Unknown Unknown
Mary O'Brien Unknown Walsh Unknown
Ellen O'Brien Unknown Walsh Unknown
William O'Brien Unknown Unknown Unknown
Maggie O'Brien Unknown Unknown Unknown

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Family Members To Visit

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Parents of Maria Canty
Jeremiah Canty Hannah Stanton
Parents of James O'Brien
William O'Brien Mary Kelly
Children of Maria Canty and James O'Brien
Thomas O'Brien Edward O'Brien Mary O'Brien
Ellen O'Brien William O'Brien Maggie O'Brien

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