Mary Murphy1

#8157, (2 October 1833 - )
Father*Dennis Murphy1 (c 1800 - 1858)
Mother*Catherine Savage1 (c 1805 - 1891)


James Soy b. c 1811
Children 1.Richard Cornelius Soy5 (c 1861 - 1935)
 2.Ignatius Soy6 (1864 - )
Her married name was Soy.2 
Birth*2 October 1833She was born on 2 October 1833 at Botsford Par., Westmorland Co., New BrunswickG; 1851 census gives ca. 1835.3,1 
Baptism23 April 1834She was baptized on 23 April 1834 at Chapelle de la baie du Chimougoui, Shemogue, Botsford Par., Westmorland Co., New BrunswickG.3 
1851She appeared on the census of 1851 in the household of Dennis Murphy and Catherine Savage at Melrose, Botsford Par., Westmorland Co., New BrunswickG, age 16, b. NB; (neis. Sullivan, Trenholm, Leary, Downey, Daniel and Bridget Savage.)1 
Marriage*15 October 1860She married James Soy on 15 October 1860 at St-Thomas Church, Memramcook, Dorchester Par., Westmorland Co., New BrunswickG.2 
1871She and James Soy appeared on the census of 1871 at Amherst, Cumberland Co., New BrunswickG.4 


  1. [S83] 1851 Canada Census (Canada East, Canada West, New Brunswick, and Nova Scotia). Dennis Murphy (51), b. Ireland, migr. Sep 1831; Catherine (46), b. Ireland, migr. Sep 1831.
  2. [S101] Gabriel Drouin, compiler, Drouin Collection: St-Thomas, Memramcook, Cte Westmorland, 1845-1899 (Montreal, Quebec: Institut Généalogique Drouin), p. 49, M-25, img. 177/1466. James Soy and Mary Murphy, marr. 15 Oct 1860 by F X Lafrance; witn. Philippe Brun and Sarah [illegible].
  3. [S100] Gabriel Drouin, compiler, Drouin Collection: Shemogue [Chimogoui, St-Barthélemi], Cte Westmorland, 1813-1855 (Montreal, Quebec: Institut Généalogique Drouin), 1834, B3, img. 41/150. Mary Murphy, b. 2 Oct 1833, dau. of Denis Murphy, farmer of Cap Tormentine, and Catherine Savage; by Ant. Gagnon; sponsors Joseph Bourk and Catherine Savage. Online
  4. [S84] 1871 Canada Census. Jmes (60), b. Ireland, farmer; Mary (38), b. NB.
  5. [S2542] Nova Scotia Church Records, 1720-2001, online Cumberland > Joggins > Catholic St Thomas Aquinas > Baptisms, marriages, burials 1849-1888, img. 37/12b, B-16. Amherst - Richard C Soy, age 4 mos., son of James Soy and Mary Murphy, bapt. 23 Feb 1862 by P Dunphy; sponsors James McLaughlin and Elizabeth Hennessy.
  6. [S2802] Nova Scotia Births 1864-1877, online Cumberland Co. Register 1864-1875, p. 3, no. 52, img. 8/604. Ignatius, b. F. Lawrence 2 Sep 1864, son of James Foy, farmer (Amherst) and Mary Murphy (marr. Memramcook 15 Nov 1860).