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the Early Settlers of Beaver Island

A Portrait Series by

HELEN HOFFMAN COLLAR

HELEN_COLLAR

1 daniel o boyle

2 peter mccauley

3 catherine gallagher boyle

Daniel O. Boyle
1832-1919
Arrived in 1858

Peter McCauley
1839-1920
Arrived 1858

Catherine Gallagher Boyle 1830-1907
Arrived in 1857

 

 

 

4 mary palmer floyd

6 philip c gallagher - philipine

5 bridget harkin miller

Mary Palmer Floyd
1847-1935
Married on Fox Island

Philip C. Gallagher
"Philipine" 1852-1910
Came in 1869

Bridget Harkin Miller
1843 - ? Married "Tip" 1859

 

 

 

7 claude cable

8 james donlevy - yankee jim

9 father peter gallagher 1866-1898

Claude Cable
Born on Cables Bay 1849

James Donlevy
"Yankee Jim"
1846-?, Arrived 1859

Father Peter Gallagher 1866-1898
Parish Priest: 32 years

 

 

 

10 sophia harkins bonner 1838-1912

32 margaret murray mccann

12 barney gallagher 1840-1881

Sophia Harkins Bonner 1838-1912
Arrived in 1856

Margaret Murray  McCann

Barney Gallagher 1840-1881
Arrived 1858

 

 

 

13 john floyd

14 james cable 1838 in harbor

15 john bonner -black- 1821-1894

John Floyd
1841-1913
Beaver Island Sheriff

James Cable
1821 - ?,  Started trading post 1838

"Black" John Bonner
1821-1894

 

 

 

16 andrew roddy

25 james mccauley - jimmy conn

18 ann rogers donlevy

Andrew Roddy
1834-1897, Moved to Beaver 1862

James McCauley
"Jimmy Conn", Born on Beaver Island 1860

Ann Rogers Donlevy
Born in Ireland 1849
Married John 1866

 

 

 

19 mary gallagher - mrs don father

21 daniel peter gallagher - don father

20 william j gallagher bowery

Mary Gallagher
- Mrs. Don Father

Daniel Peter Gallagher - Don Father 1835-1930 Came in 1884

William J. Gallagher Bowery, 1859-1930 Arrived in 1871

 

 

 

22 mary gallagher - early

23 mary ellen roddy gallagher 1841-1903 -married barney 1866

24 harrison miller -tip

Mary Gallagher Early 1834-1910
Arrived 1860's

Mary Ellen Roddy Gallagher 1841-1903 -Married Barney 1866

Harrison Miller "Tip"
1838-1931 
Fourth keeper of Beaver Head Light

 

 

 

26 james mccann

27 katherine o donnell mccauley

17 john mccauley

James McCann
1835-1927, First arrived in 1856

Katherine O'Donnell McCauley
1842-1930, reached Beaver in 1868

John McCauley
1897-1909
Reached Beaver in 1866

 

 

 

28 john donlevy

29 sarah o malley donlevy -big sal

30 john mccafferty

John Donlevy
1838-1916
Arrived in 1859

Sarah O'Malley Donlevy "Big Sal"

John McCafferty

 

 

 

33 vesty mcdonough

11 helen correy mcdonough 1832-1916 - wife of vesty

31 barney o donnell

Vesty McDonough
 

Helen Correy McDonough 1832-1916 - wife of Vesty

Barney O'Donnell
1829 - 1906,
On Beaver by 1862

 

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