Edward McGlynn

Brief Life History of Edward

Edward McGlynn was born in 1814, in Ireland. He had at least 4 sons and 3 daughters with Alice Gallagher. He died on 16 March 1895, in Wolfe Island Township, Frontenac, Ontario, Canada, at the age of 81, and was buried in Wolfe Island Township, Frontenac, Ontario, Canada.

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Edward McGlynn
Alice Gallagher
Edward McGlyn
Mary Ann McGlynn
John McGlynn
Patrick J. Mcglynn
Elizabeth M Glynn
James Mcglynn
Cathrine Mcglynn

Sources (10)

  • Edward McGlynn, "Canada Census, 1881"
  • Edw. Mc Glynn, "Canada, Ontario Deaths, 1869-1937 and Overseas Deaths, 1939-1947"
  • Edward Mcglynn in entry for Patrick J. Mcglynn, "Canada, Ontario Deaths, 1869-1937 and Overseas Deaths, 1939-1947"

World Events (6)


The Night of the BIG WIND. In Killarney and its neighborhood there was a terrible hurricane. The town sustained much damage and many houses were shattered.


The Irish Potato Famine. Many Irish emigrate to America. Irish population drops from 8 million to 6 million due to death from starvation or emigration.

1867 · Ontario Founded

On July 1, 1867, the province of Ontario was founded. It is the second largest province in Canada. A third of the population of Canada live here. Before it was Ontario it was called Upper Canada and had a Governor.

Name Meaning

Some characteristic forenames: Irish Brendan, Bridie, Colm, Declan, Donovan, Sean Patrick, Thomas Patrick.

Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mag Fhloinn, a patronymic from the personal name Flann ‘red, crimson’.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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