The Descendants of Eneas McCabe


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The Descendants of Eneas McCabe

Generation No. 1

1. ENEAS1 MCCABE was born 1800 in Parish of Rosslay, County Fermanagh Ireland, and died August 08, 1882 in Iona, Prince Edward Island Canada.

Notes for ENEAS MCCABE:

Eneas McCabe, along with his son James, daughters, Margaret and Bridget, and possible another son emigrated from the Parish of Rosslay, Fermanagh Ireland on the Lady Constable in 1847. They settled in Iona, Prince Edward Island Canada. Many of the McCabes lives in Iona today. A typhus epidemic spread throughout the ship and many lives were lost. It was miraculous that the McCabe family survived the trip.

Aeneas McCabe's Last Will and Testament:

I Aeneas McCabe, wishing to dispose of my goods property etc. do ordain as follows:

1. That fifteen dollars shall be given to the Parish priest to celebrate thirty low Masses for the repose of my soul.

2. That after the expenses incurred during my last illness and funeral expenses shall have been defrayed the balance of my money shall be equally divided between my son James and my daughters Margaret and Bridget.

3. That this present will and testament annuls any will and testament hitherto made or purporting to be mine.

This will was proved on the 26th October 1882, on the oath of Rev. William W Grant and -------- witness and on the 30th December 1882 letters of administration ---------

were granted to Margaret McCabe, daughter and -----------

Children of ENEAS MCCABE are:

2. i. JAMES2 MCCABE, b. 1829, Ireland; d. July 05, 1898, Iona, Prince Edward Island Canada.

ii. UNKNOWN MCCABE.

iii. MARGARET MCCABE.

iv. BRIDGET MCCABE.

Generation No. 2

2. JAMES2 MCCABE (ENEAS1) was born 1829 in Ireland, and died July 05, 1898 in Iona, Prince Edward Island Canada. He married ANN SLAVIN November 26, 1850 in Prince Edward Island Canada, daughter of OWEN SLAVIN.

Photo - John and Peter McCabe

Children of JAMES MCCABE and ANN SLAVIN are:

3. i. PETER3 MCCABE, b. November 30, 1851, Iona, Prince Edward Island Canada; d. April 24, 1913, Fort Augustus, Prince Edward Island Canada.

ii. PATRICK MCCABE, b. January 28, 1855, Iona, Prince Edward Island Canada; d. February 02, 1859, Iona, Prince Edward Island Canada.

Notes for PATRICK MCCABE:

Died at age five

Source: Cemetery transcription St Joachim's church Iona PEI Canada

4. iii. JOSEPH MCCABE, b. May 16, 1859, Iona, Prince Edward Island Canada; d. August 03, 1942, Iona, Prince Edward Island Canada.

iv. ANNIE MCCABE, b. January 09, 1861, Iona, Prince Edward Island Canada; d. 1939, Iona, Prince Edward Island Canada.

v. MARGARET MCCABE, b. September 06, 1862, Iona, Prince Edward Island Canada; d. September 13, 1862, Iona, Prince Edward Island Canada.

Notes for MARGARET MCCABE:

died in infancy , 1 week old.

More About MARGARET MCCABE:

Fact 1: died September 13, 1862 7 days old

vi. MARGARET MCCABE, b. September 07, 1863, Iona, Prince Edward Island Canada; d. August 14, 1880, Iona, Prince Edward Island Canada.

Notes for MARGARET MCCABE:

died --age 17.

More About MARGARET MCCABE:

Fact 1: died August 14, 1880 age 17

vii. BRIDGET MCCABE, b. 1864, Iona, Prince Edward Island Canada; d. August 10, 1880, Iona, Prince Edward Island Canada.

Notes for BRIDGET MCCABE:

died age 16.

More About BRIDGET MCCABE:

Fact 1: died August 10, 1880 age 16

5. viii. JOHN MCCABE, b. 1866, Iona, Prince Edward Island Canada; d. 1957, Iona, Prince Edward Island Canada.

ix. JAMES MCCABE, b. 1868; d. February 29, 1892, Iona, Prince Edward Island Canada; m. MARY ANN FLYNN.

Notes for JAMES MCCABE:

James became a teacher. Died at age 24.

6. x. MICHAEL MCCABE, b. September 25, 1869, Iona, Prince Edward Island Canada; d. May 27, 1950, Oakland, California.

xi. CATHERINE MCCABE, b. April 29, 1873, Iona, Prince Edward Island Canada; d. 1946, Iona, Prince Edward Island Canada.

Generation No. 3

3. PETER3 MCCABE (JAMES2, ENEAS1) was born November 30, 1851 in Iona, Prince Edward Island Canada, and died April 24, 1913 in Fort Augustus, Prince Edward Island Canada. He married EMILY KEARNEY November 08, 1881 in Sturgeon, Prince Edward Island Canada, daughter of JOHN SR. and MARY HYNES.

Notes for PETER MCCABE:

Children of PETER MCCABE and EMILY KEARNEY are:

i. JAMES AENEAS4 MCCABE, b. May 20, 1883, Fort Augustus, PEI Canada; d. April 20, 1910, Boston, Massachusetts.

Notes for JAMES AENEAS MCCABE:

James was working for the electric company in Boston Mass. when he fell from the pole and was drowned. His father came to Boston and brought the body to PEI Canada.

Source: Walter McAleer and Millicent Cilley

Burial was at St. Patrick's in Fort Augustus, PEI Canada April 20, 1910. The attending priest was Reverand A. J. McDonald. The date of death was not recorded.

Source: Andrew P. Macdonald, Pastor Saint Patrick's Church 1999.

ii. ALLAN MC CABE, b. January 04, 1885, Fort Augustus, PEI Canada; d. 1979, Prince Edward Island Canada; m. LOUISA WALSH.

iii. BRIDGET ANN (ANNA) MC CABE, b. February 03, 1887, Prince Edward Island Canada; d. January 17, 1917, Waterville, Maine; m. JOSEPH MCALEER, Prince Edward Island Canada.

More About JOSEPH MCALEER:

Fact 1: Following Anna's death Joseph married Tilly McAskill

Fact 2: August 24, 1917 in Fairfield Maine. John Edward and

Fact 3: and Robert were born of this union

Fact 4: Joseph was baptized at St Dunstons Sponsors

Fact 5: John and Mary Mcaleer

iv. MARY ELIZABETH MCCABE, b. April 04, 1889, Fort Augustus, PEI Canada; d. 1976, Vernon Rive,r Prince Edward Island Canada; m. JOSEPH D. HUGHES, Fort Augustus, PEI Canada.

Notes for MARY ELIZABETH MCCABE:

Mary was living with her daughter, Anna, in Ontario, Canada at the time of her death. Her body was shipped back to Vernon River for burial with her husband, Joseph, in Saint Joachim Cemetery.

v. MARGARET MC CABE, b. 1891, Fort Augustus, PEI Canada; d. 1891, Fort Augustus, PEI Canada.

vi. EMILY MCCABE, b. January 26, 1891, Fort Augustus, PEI Canada; d. March 28, 1891, Fort Augustus, PEI Canada.

vii. MARCELLA AGNES MCCABE, b. April 09, 1894, Fort Augustus, PEI Canada; d. September 1982, Waterville, Maine; m. ALLAN JOSEPH MCINNIS, November 24, 1914, Fairfield, Maine.

Marriage Notes for MARCELLA MCCABE and ALLAN MCINNIS:

double wedding with John McCabe and Emma McAleer

viii. JOHN ANDREW MC CABE, b. January 31, 1897, Fort Augustus, PEI Canada; d. March 30, 1983, Rockville, Connecticut; m. (1) EMILY (EMMA) MCALEER, November 24, 1914, Fairfield, Maine; m. (2) ANNA BOUDREAU LANTEIGNE, September 07, 1950, Hartford, Connecticut.

ix. BEATRICE MC CABE, b. August 31, 1899, Prince Edward Island Canada; d. January 18, 1988, Waterville, Maine; m. JAMES MCALEER, July 31, 1917, Fairfield, Maine.

x. ALETHA PHILAMENA MCCABE, b. April 20, 1903, Fort Augustus, PEI Canada; d. February 04, 1973, Long Beach, California.

Notes for ALETHA PHILAMENA MCCABE:

Aletha was naturalized on July 2, 1935. She graduated from Sisters Hospital school of nursing 1937. Aletha died in Saint Mary's Hospital in Long Beach, California. She had once worked at Saint Mary's as a registered nurse. Her body was shipped back to Waterville Maine for burial.

xi. PETER AUGUSTINE MC CABE, b. September 26, 1906, Fort Augustus, PEI Canada; d. December 04, 1977, Long Beach, California; m. MARIE ANTOINETTE RODRIQUE, August 07, 1929, Fairfield, Maine.

Notes for PETER AUGUSTINE MC CABE:

Peter Augustine McCabe crossed the border at Vanceboro Maine from PEI Canada at the age of 18. Reason given: Brief sojourn.

xii. WILLIAM ALPHONSUS MC CABE, b. January 26, 1909, Fort Augustus, PEI Canada; d. June 11, 1949, Winslow, Maine; m. (1) ADELE BURGESS, August 18, 1930, Fairfield, Maine; m. (2) EVA NADEAU, November 02, 1940, Fairfield, Maine.

4. JOSEPH3 MCCABE (JAMES2, ENEAS1) was born May 16, 1859 in Iona, Prince Edward Island Canada, and died August 03, 1942 in Iona, Prince Edward Island Canada. He married ANASTASIA ( ANNIE) CAIRNS in Iona, Prince Edward Island Canada.

Children of JOSEPH MCCABE and ANASTASIA CAIRNS are:

i. LOUISE4 MCCABE, b. December 03, 1905, Iona Prince Edward Island Canada; d. February 03, 1928, Iona Prince Edward Island Canada; m. KENNETH MACPHERSON.

ii. LOUIS MCCABE.

Notes for LOUIS MCCABE:

died as an infant.

iii. AMY MCCABE.

Notes for AMY MCCABE:

died as an infant.

iv. HELENA MCCABE.

Notes for HELENA MCCABE:

died as an infant.

v. MARY J. MCCABE, b. August 27, 1897, Iona, Prince Edward Island Canada; d. May 17, 1961, Iona, Prince Edward Island Canada.

Notes for MARY J. MCCABE:

Mary never married. She owned and ran the McCabe store in Iona.

vi. ANNIE F. MCCABE, b. December 05, 1895, Iona, PEI Canada; d. 1971, Iona, PEI Canada; m. DENNIS ROONEY.

vii. MARGARET MCCABE, b. August 13, 1889, Iona, PEI Canada; m. JOHN CREAMER.

5. JOHN3 MCCABE (JAMES2, ENEAS1) was born 1866 in Iona, Prince Edward Island Canada, and died 1957 in Iona, Prince Edward Island Canada. He married MARY ANN ROONEY, daughter of PHILLIP ROONEY and MARY DOUGHERTY.

Notes for JOHN MCCABE:

John became a farmer.

More About JOHN MCCABE:

Fact 1: wed Mary Ann Roony

Children of JOHN MCCABE and MARY ROONEY are:

i. JOSIE4 MCCABE, b. 1890, Iona, PEI Canada; d. 1895, Iona, PEI Canada.

Notes for JOSIE MCCABE:

Josie died when he was five years old.

ii. LAURA MCCABE, b. August 27, 1891, Iona, Prince Edward Island Canada; d. 1977; m. JAMES MCGARRY, 1920.

iii. JAMES MCCABE, b. November 27, 1893, Iona, Prince Edward Island Canada; d. October 10, 1916, Boston, Massachusetts.

Notes for JAMES MCCABE:

James suffered multiple injuries including a crushed chest presumably caused by a steam railway accident. He was working in Boston as a freight trainman. He was living at 124 Armandine St. Boston Mass. He was 23 years old. His body was shipped back to Iona PEI Canada and he was burried with his grandparents, James McCabe and Ann Slavin

iv. MICHAEL MCCABE, b. December 26, 1896, Iona, Prince Edward Island Canada; d. April 02, 1959, Iona, Prince Edward Island Canada.

Notes for MICHAEL MCCABE:

Michael, Stephen's twin never married.

v. STEPHEN MCCABE, b. December 26, 1896, Iona, Prince Edward Island Canada; d. March 21, 1976, Iona, Prince Edward Island Canada; m. LAURENA MARY WALSH, November 04, 1931, Vernon River, PEI Canada.

vi. WILLIAM MCCABE, b. June 03, 1902, Iona, Prince Edward Island Canada; d. January 22, 1952, Iona, Prince Edward Island Canada.

Notes for WILLIAM MCCABE:

Rev. William McCabe was ordained to Priesthood on May 31, 1925 and served in the army over-seas. He died January 22, 1952 in the Montreal, Quebec Military Hospital.

vii. MARIAN MCCABE, b. 1904, Iona, PEI Canada; d. March 24, 1945; m. LEO PRAUGHT, 1925.

Notes for MARIAN MCCABE:

Marion died having her last child. Leo was a Race Horse Driver/Trainer. Leo never re-married: he raised the children by himself with the help of his father-in-law, John McCabe and sisters-in-laws. They live in Cherry Valley. Three infants died. One died with mother when she passed away.

viii. FRANK MC CABE, b. 1906, Iona, Prince Edward Island Canada; d. 1981, Iona, Prince Edward Island Canada; m. ELIZABETH MACPHERSON, 1931.

ix. JOHN PIUS MCCABE, b. 1910, Iona, Prince Edward Island Canada; d. February 27, 1985; m. ALFREDA KERR, 1946.

6. MICHAEL3 MCCABE (JAMES2, ENEAS1) was born September 25, 1869 in Iona, Prince Edward Island Canada, and died May 27, 1950 in Oakland, California. He married SUSAN TRAINOR July 06, 1886 in Fort Augustus, PEI Canada.

More About MICHAEL MCCABE:

Fact 1: wed Susan Trainor dIed In Oakland CA source Maple leaf newspaper

Fact 2: died May 27 1934

Fact 3: Michael and Susan were living in Fort Augustus in 1888.

Fact 4: Rosie May was baptized at Saint Patrick's

Children of MICHAEL MCCABE and SUSAN TRAINOR are:

i. PATRICK4 MCCABE, b. October 21, 1894.

ii. ROSIE MAY MCCABE, b. May 07, 1888.


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