IRISH BORN RESIDENTS 
TOWN OF OSWEGO CA. 1870 
Oswego Co., NY

Many thanks and appreciation to an anonymous donor for contributing this information. 


This area was called Oswego Town Election District 1 & 2 in 1880; called Election District 135 & 136 in 1900; 146 & 147 in 1910; and 180 in 1920.  It contained the Poor Farm. 

The residents of the City of Oswego are not included. 
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NAME AGE OCCUPATION

ADAIR, A 25 LABORER 
AILSWORTH, PHIL 65 PAUPER 
ANDREWS, JOSIAH 68 FARMER 

BALLANCE, MAGGIE 27 HOTEL MAID 
BRADLEY, CATHERINE 80 HOUSEWIFE 
BRADLEY, FRANK 100 
BRANTWAY, MARY ANN 35 HOUSEWIFE 
BRODERICK, KATE 54 KEEPS HOUSE 
BUCKINGHAM, ELLEN 31 HOUSEWIFE 

CAHIL, JOHN 65 FARMER 
CAHIL, MARY 50 HOUSEWIFE 
CALLEN, MARY 65 PAUPER 
CANTER, MARY 35 HOUSEWIFE 
CANTER, PATRICK 45 CARPENTER 
CARR, JAMES 70 PAUPER 
CARR, MARY 70 PAUPER 
CHARY, ANN 28 PAUPER 
COAKLEY, DANIEL 43 FARMER 
COAKLEY, MARY 50 HOUSEWIFE 
COCKLIN, PAT 23 PAUPER 
CORBET, JAMES 23 BRICK MAKER 
CORBET, MARY 45 DOMESTIC 
CORBET, THOMAS 21 BRICK MAKER 
CROWAN, BRIDGET 60 
CROWAN, KATE 27 HOUSEWIFE 
CROWAN, MICHAEL 29 FARMER 
CROWLEY, ANNA 12 
CROWLEY, CORNELIUS 68 FARMER 
CROWLEY, ELLEN 10 
CROWLEY, JOHN 9 
CROWLEY, JULIA 50 HOUSEWIFE 
CROWLEY, MARGARET 36 

DACY, BETTY 64 HOUSEWIFE 
DACY, JOHN 70 FARMER 
DALY, JANE 48 HOUSEWIFE 
DALY, MOSES 49 BRICK MAKER 
DESHAM, KATE 38 HOUSEWIFE 
DONAHUE, BRIDGET 68 KEEPS HOUSE 
DONNEL, JOHN 55 FARMER 
DONNEL, SARAH 50 HOUSEWIFE 
DOYLE, MARY 40 HOUSEWIFE 
DOYLE, MICHAEL 42 FARMER 
DRISCOL, ELLEN 60 KEEPS HOUSE 
DYGAN, JOHN 30 FARMER 

EDWARDS, MARY 80 PAUPER 

FANNING, JOHN 80 PAUPER 
FANNING, THOMAS 70 PAUPER 
FLACK, LOUISA 36 HOUSEWIFE 
FLACK, WILLIAM 27 FARMER 
FLANNIGAN, ANN 46 HOUSEWIFE 
FLANNIGAN, JOHN 45 LABORER 
FLYNN, JULIA 53 KEEPS HOUSE 

GALLAGHER, ANN 25 DOMESTIC 
GALLAGHER, ANN 32 HOUSEWIFE 
GALLAGHER, PAT 35 FARMER 
GILBER, ANNA 30 PAUPER 
GILMORE, MARY 48 KEEPS HOUSE 
GILMORE, PETER 79 FARMER 
GLENORE, HENRY 68 FARMER 
GRACE, KATE 44 HOUSEWIFE 
GRACE, THOMAS 45 FARMER 
GRADY, ANNA 33 HOUSEWIFE 
GRAY, BRIDGET 45 HOUSEWIFE 
GREEN, ANN 42 HOUSEWIFE 
GREEN, SYLVIA 40 HOUSEWIFE 
GUY, JOHANNAH 67 HOUSEWIFE 

HARRIGAN, ELLEN 56 KEEPS HOUSE 
HARRIGAN, GEORGE 46 
HARRIGAN, JANE 45 HOUSEWIFE 
HARRINGTON, MARGARET 80 KEEPS HOUSE 
HARTIGAN, KATE 36 PAUPER 
HAYNS, THOS 70 PAUPER 
HENNESSY, JOHN 47 PAUPER 
HICKS, CATHERINE 30 KEEPS HOUSE 
HIGGINS, THOS 25 PAUPER 
HOLBROOK, SARAH 73 
HOWEL, HENRY 40 STONE MASON 
HOWELL, CHARLOTTE 38 
HOWELL, JAMES 37 LABORER 
HOWELL, MARY 76 KEEPS HOUSE
HOWELL, RICHARD 32 FARMER 
HULL, HONORA 45 HOUSEWIFE 
HULL, JOHN 52 FARMER 
HUTCHINSON, GEORGE 40 FARMER 
HUTCHINSON, MARY 35 HOUSEWIFE 
HUTCHINSON, WILLIAM 26 

JOHNSON, JOHN 45 FARMER 
JOHNSON, KATE 27 HOUSEWIFE 
JOHNSON, NANCY 50 HOUSEWIFE 
JOHNSON, THOMAS 26 LABORER 

KANTFIELD, ANN 64 
KENEFICK, MARY 60 HOUSEWIFE 
KENEFICK, MICHAEL 79 COOPER 
KING, ELEANOR 37 HOUSEWIFE 
KING, ELIZA 25 HOUSEWIFE 
KING, ELIZABETH 78 KEEPS HOUSE 
KING, JOHN 45 FARMER 
KING, SAMUEL 45 FARMER
KING, SAMUEL 36 FARMER 
KING, WILLIAM 55 FARMER 

LAIRD, ANN 57 HOUSEWIFE 
LAIRD, DANIEL 79 FARMER 
LYNCH, JAMES 20 FARMHAND 

MAHONY, HONORA 68 KEEPS HOUSE 
MAHONY, KATHERINE 46 HOUSEWIFE 
MAHONY, KENO 59 LABORER 
MARTIN, ELIZABETH 70 PAUPER 
MATTHEWS, ANN 48 HOUSEWIFE
MATTHEWS, JOHN 54 FARMER 
MCCANNANY, ALICE 40 
MCCANNANY, EDWARD 43 LABORER 
MCCANN, EDWARD 38 FARMER 
MCCANN, THOMAS 57 FARMER 
MCCARTY, FLORENCE 60 FARMER 
MCCARTY, JOHANNAH 53 HOUSEWIFE 
MCCARTY, MARGARET 65 HOUSEWIFE 
MCCONNEL, SARAH 51 HOUSEWIFE 
MCCONNELY, ISABELLA 40 HOUSEWIFE 
MCCONNELY, JASPER 40 BRICKMAKER 
MCCRACKEN, JANE 61 KEEPS HOUSE 
MCCRACKEN, THOMAS 30 FARMER 
MCGUIRE, MITRE 70 PAUPER 
MCGUIRE, THOMAS 67 PAUPER 
MCLAUGHLIN, PAT 40 LABORER 
MCMANNUS, JAMES 28 FARMER 
MCMARRO, JOHN 62 PAUPER 
MCNEAL, JAMES 46 FARMER 
MCNEAL, JOHANNAH 44 HOUSEWIFE 
MCTAMMANY, H 69 FARMER 
MCTAMMANY, KATE 55 HOUSEWIFE 
MCTAMMANY, SARAH 23 
MEAD, MARY 25 HOUSEWIFE 
MEDLEY, FLORA 4 
MEDLEY, LAVINA 37 HOUSEWIFE 
MEDLEY, LILLY 2 
MEDLEY, WILLIAM 37 FARMER 
MITCHELL, MATHEW 52 LABORER 
MULCHY, DANIEL 40 LABORER 
MULCHY, MARGARET 30 HOUSEWIFE 
MULLANEY, MIKE 29 LABORER 
MULLEN, REBECCA 35 DOMESTIC 
MURPHY, BRIDGET 20 HOUSEWIFE 
MYERS, ELLEN 42 HOUSEWIFE 

NEWELL, ELIZABETH 24 

O'BRIEN, HANNAH 38 HOUSEWIFE 
O'BRIEN, JANE 55 PAUPER 
O'BRIEN, MARY 65 HOUSEWIFE 
O'BRIEN, THOMAS 66 FARMER 
O'BRIEN, THOMAS 46 FARMER 
O'MALA, MARY 38 PAUPER 

PADDY, PAT 70 PAUPER 
PECK, MARIA 48 HOUSEWIFE 
PORTTISON, JOSEPH 33 FARMER 
POWEL, KATHERINE 39 HOUSEWIFE 
PRICHARD, LIZZY 20 DOMESTIC
PRITCHARD, RACHEL 14 

RAULSTON, ELIZA 60 LANDLADY 
RAULSTON, WILLIAM 60 HOTELKEEPER 
REGAN, DAVID 74 
REGAN, MARY 57 
RINGLAND, ALICE 28 HOUSEWIFE 
ROWLEY, CATHERINE 60 HOUSEWIFE 
ROWLEY, JAMES 40 LABORER 
ROWLEY, THOMAS 52 STONE MASON 

SHEHAN, BRIDGET 23 DOMESTIC
SHELLY, CORNELIUS 57 LABORER 
SHELLY, MARY 52 HOUSEWIFE 
STAFFOR, PHIL 62 PAUPER 
STEVENSON, EDWARD 51 FARMER
STEVENSON, MARGARET 45 HOUSEWIFE 
STEVENSON, MARY 58 HOUSEWIFE 
SULLIVAN, MARY 32 DOMESTIC 
SWEENY, ANN 50 HOUSEWIFE
SWEENY, DENNIS 41 FARMER 

TOLLMAN, MARGE 40 HOUSEWIFE 
TRUMAN, MICHAEL 40 FARMER 

WATSON, JANE E. 28 HOUSEWIFE 
WHITE, CATHERINE 23 HOUSEWIFE 
WHITE, HANS 66 STONE MASON 
WHITE, SUSAN 54 HOUSEWIFE 
WIER, JAMES 20 MACHINIST
WIER, JOSEPH 24 MACHINIST 
WIER, ROBERT 75 FARMER 
WIER, SUSAN HOUSEWIFE 
WIER, THOMAS 35 FARMER 
WOODS, MARGARET 32 HOUSEWIFE 
WOODS, TIMOTHY 31 FARMER 


 

TERMINOLOGY: HOUSEWIFE - TENDS HOUSE FOR HER HUSBAND 
KEEPS HOUSE - TENDS HOUSE FOR A FAMILY; NO HUSBAND INCLUDED TmS HOUSEHOLD MAY PAY HER WAGES; FEMALE OFTEN A WIDOW 
DOMESTIC - WORKS FOR WAGES - MAYBE IN A BUSINESS SETTING; USUALLY FEMALE IS A SELF-SUPPORTING SINGLE PERSON 



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