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Margaret Moffatt

Female 1854 - 1929  (75 years)


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  • Name Margaret Moffatt  [1, 2
    Gender Female 
    Born 13 March 1854  Drumcor, County Cavan, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Submitter 86 
    Died 16 October 1929  Clabby, County Fermanagh, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Person ID I43454  Clan Moffat Genealogy
    Last Modified 6 February 2008 

    Father Galbraith Moffatt, Sr.,   b. about 1829, Clabby, County Fermanagh, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 January 1913, Drumcor, County Cavan, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 84 years) 
    Mother Jane Banford,   b. about 1828, Crievehill, County Fermanagh, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 December 1902, Clabby, County Fermanagh, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 74 years) 
    Family ID F15151  Family Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family/Spouse James Banford, Sr.,   b. about 1852, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 October 1898, Crieve, County Fermanagh, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 46 years) 
    Married 26 May 1874  Church of Ireland, Clabby, County Fermanagh, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Children 
    +1. John Banford,   b. 22 April 1876, Crievehill, County Fermanagh, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 March 1950, Eastend, Saskatchewan, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years)
     2. Marian Amelia Jane Banford,   b. 15 October 1878, Crieve, County Fermanagh, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 March 1958, Lowell, Middlesex Co., Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)
    +3. Margaret Anne "Annie" Banford,   b. 27 May 1881, Crieve, County Fermanagh, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 June 1943, Earl Grey, Saskatchewan, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years)
    +4. Elizabeth Emily Banford,   b. 17 March 1883, Crieve, County Fermanagh, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 July 1953  (Age 70 years)
    +5. Robert James Banford,   b. 28 October 1885, Crievehill, County Fermanagh, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 April 1972, Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years)
    +6. Edward Banford,   b. 5 January 1889, Creivehill, County Fermanagh, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 April 1982, Creivehill, County Fermanagh, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 93 years)
    +7. Thomas Andrew Banford,   b. 28 February 1891, Crievehill, Clabby, County Fermanagh, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 February 1974, Quesnel, British Columbia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)
    Family ID F15302  Family Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • !CENSUS: 1901 County Fermanagh, Parliamentary Division North Fermanagh, Poor Law Union- Lisnaskea, District Electoral Division- Cross, Barony Tyrkennedy, Parish Enniskillen, Creevehill Townland, No. 16 on Form B
      Form B describes the house as a private dwelling with stone walls and thatch or wood roof consisting of two rooms with three windows in front. These features categorized the house as Second Class. eight of the fifteen houses in the townland were Second Class and the remaining seven were Third Class.
      Names Relation Age Sex Occupation
      =============================================
      Margaret Banford Head 44 F Farmer's wife
      John Banford Son 25 M Farmer's son
      Annie Banford Dau. 20 F Farmer's daughter
      Lizzie Banford Dau. 18 F Dressmaker
      James Banford Son 15 M Farmer's son
      Edward Banford Son 12 M Scholar
      Thomas Banford Son 10 M Scholar
      ====================================================
      Margaret was a widow and none of her children listed in this census were married. The religion of the family was Methodist. The entire family could read and write. Margaret's signature at the bottom of the page is rendered in a fine and clear manner.
      On Form B1 House and Building Return, Margaret is listed as Maggie Banford on line 16. Her home is a Second Class private dwelling consisting of three rooms to house seven people. The walls of the home are constructed of stone, brick or concrete and the roof is wood or thatch. There were three windows on the front of the house. Maggie is the landholder for her own home and for the homes of Andrew Morrow and Margaret Rutherford. There are thirty-two houses listed in the Creevehill Townland, seven were vacant. The occupied houses consist of fourteen Second Class and ten Third Class dwellings.


      !BIOGRAPHY: Margaret resided with daughter Elizabeth and husband Samuel Anderson near the end of her life per Noreen Banford of Saskatchewan [2007]. Her gravestone is in Clabby at St. Margaret's church in the Moffatt area. She is buried where her father is buried.

      !BURIAL:
      St Margaret's Church of Ireland, Clabby is located close to the centre of the hamlet.
      Picture of church: http://www.geograph.org.uk/photo/303773 [2]
    • !BIRTH-DEATH: http://genealogy.clanmoffat.org
      Sources
      1. [S1] Original Moffat GEDCOM File from Robert Moffatt, Cheshire CT 06410-4236



      !CENSUS: 1901 County Fermanagh, Parliamentary Division North Fermanagh, Poor Law Union- Lisnaskea, District Electoral Division- Cross, Barony Tyrkennedy, Parish Enniskillen, Creevehill Townland, No. 16 on Form B
      Form B describes the house as a private dwelling with stone walls and thatch or wood roof consisting of two rooms with three windows in front. These features categorized the house as Second Class. eight of the fifteen houses in the townland were Second Class and the remaining seven were Third Class.
      Names Relation Age Sex Occupation
      =============================================
      Margaret Banford Head 44 F Farmer's wife
      John Banford Son 25 M Farmer's son
      Annie Banford Dau. 20 F Farmer's daughter
      Lizzie Banford Dau. 18 F Dressmaker
      James Banford Son 15 M Farmer's son
      Edward Banford Son 12 M Scholar
      Thomas Banford Son 10 M Scholar
      ====================================================
      Margaret was a widow and none of her children listed in this census were married. The religion of the family was Methodist. The entire family could read and write. Margaret's signature at the bottom of the page is rendered in a fine and clear manner.
      On Form B1 House and Building Return, Margaret is listed as Maggie Banford on line 16. Her home is a Second Class private dwelling consisting of three rooms to house seven people. The walls of the home are constructed of stone, brick or concrete and the roof is wood or thatch. There were three windows on the front of the house. Maggie is the landholder for her own home and for the homes of Andrew Morrow and Margaret Rutherford. There are thirty-two houses listed in the Creevehill Townland, seven were vacant. The occupied houses consist of fourteen Second Class and ten Third Class dwellings.


      !BIOGRAPHY: Margaret resided with daughter Elizabeth and husband Samuel Anderson near the end of her life per Noreen Banford of Saskatchewan [2007]. Her gravestone is in Clabby at St. Margaret's church in the Moffatt area. She is buried where her father is buried.

      !BURIAL:
      St Margaret's Church of Ireland, Clabby is located close to the centre of the hamlet.
      Picture of church: http://www.geograph.org.uk/photo/303773 [2]

  • Sources 
    1. [S1] Original Moffat GEDCOM File, Robert and Frances Moffitt.

    2. [S1608] GEDCOM file titled “James Banford descendants.ged”, submitted by Nick Cimino.


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