Margaret M Handy

(December 1936 - 3 April 2000)
     Margaret M Handy was commonly known as Peggy. She's birth was registered in the quarter ending in December 1936 in Tullamore RD, Offaly & Westmeath, Ireland. She was the daughter of Joseph Handy and Bridget Bracken.
     Margaret died of cancer of the liver on 3 April 2000 in the hospital, Roscommon, Ireland, aged 63.

Maria Handy

(before 1845 - )
     Maria Handy was born before 1845. She was the daughter of Stray Handy.
     Maria Handy married Thomas Scott on 22 May 1860 in Castlereagh, Knockbreda, Down, Ireland.

Maria Handy

(circa 1823 - )
     Maria Handy was born circa 1823. She was the daughter of John Handy.
     Maria Handy married John Nathan on 7 March 1848 in Kilglass, Longford, Ireland. John Nathan, 22, bachelor, shopkeeper of Baronstown, son of John Nathan ... to Maria Handy, 25 spinster, Meath ... daughter of John Handy, gardener, both signed.

Maria Jane Handy

(1797 - before 1866)
     Maria Jane Handy was born in 1797. She was the daughter of Samuel Wesley Handy and Catherine Fleming. Maria Jane Handy was recorded on the 1821census in the household of Samuel Wesley Handy and Catherine Fleming in Brackareagh, Ardnurcher or Horseleap, Westmeath. She was aged 23 and described as daughter.
     Maria Jane Handy married Dr Horatio Nelson Wallace on 24 April 1831 in St George's, Dublin. April 23, at George's Church, by the Rev. Edward Hartigan, Horatio Nelson Wallace, Esq., third son of the late Rev. John Wallace, Rector of Caher, to Mary Jane, third daughter of the late Samuel W. Handy, Esq., of Bracca Castle, in this County. They had no issue. In an unknown person 's will on 31 March 1853 in Dublin, Ireland, Mary, Christina, Ruth, Mary, Maria and Ann was named as an heir.
     Maria died before 1866.

Maria Jane Handy

(1817 - 16 January 1897)
     Maria Jane Handy was christened in 1817 in Mayo. She was the daughter of Samuel Handy and Jane Orme. Ann, Jane, Elizabeth, Maria, Samuel, Dorothea, William, John, Thomas, George and Catherine was listed as a child of Jane Orme in the 1821 census in Balllintobber townland, Kilfian, Tyrawley barony, Mayo; Two storied house no. 5, Jane Handy aged 35, wife of Samuel Handy, gentleman, holder of 60 acres, absent in Dublin, Anne 16, Catherine 15, Jane 14, Samuel 12, Dora aged 10, Wm 9, Jn 7, Elizabeth 5, Maria 4, Thos 2, and George under 1, their children. Anne Orme, widow, aged 53, her mother
Wm Orme Handy, gentleman aged 38, resident in King's County, Samuel Handy aged 14 his son, visitors, 4 manservants and 7 maidservants. There is a cornmill & 100 acre turbary on this part of the townland.

     Maria Jane Handy married John Richard Somers, son of Richard Somers and Anne Sarah Fouace, in March 1836 in Ardnurcher or Horseleap, Westmeath. At Horseleap church, John R Sommers, Esq, of Tyrrellspass, to Maria Jane, daughter of Samuel Handy, Esq., of Bracca Castle, co. Westmeath..
     Maria Jane Handy sent a letter dated 16 March 1893?. She wrote to her orphaned grand daughter Maria Catherine North giving advice about the uncertain times, their financial worries, etc.
     Dublin Lease and Rents dated 12 July 1895: Between 1. Maria Jane Somers of 41 Wellington Road, Dublin, widow, and Alice Louisa Emily North-Bomford of the same place, wife of Horatio North-Bomford; 2. George Ridgeway Goodbody of Donore, Bray, Co Wicklow; Reciting that: Maria Jane Somers leased to George Ridgeway Goodbody a plot of ground, See www.bomford.net/IrishBomfords for full details.
     Maria died on 16 January 1897 in Tyrrellspass, Westmeath, Ireland.

Children of Maria Jane Handy and John Richard Somers

Mariah L Handy

(circa 1839 - )
     Mariah L Handy was born circa 1839 in Tennessee, USA. She was the daughter of Thomas Kingston Handy and Mariah Louise Henderson. Mariah L Handy was recorded on the 1 June 1850census in the household of Thomas Kingston Handy and Lucy C Unknown (Handy) in Williamson county, Tennessee.

Martha Jane Handy

(circa 1810 - )
     Martha Jane Handy was born circa 1810. She was the daughter of Fleming Handy and Catherine Eliza Kirkman. Martha Jane Handy was listed in the household of Samuel Wesley Handy and Catherine Fleming as a grandchild in the in 1821 census in Brackareagh, Ardnurcher or Horseleap, Westmeath. Four storied house no. 1 Sam W Handy, aged 70, gentleman and holder of 255 acres here & 90 acres in Gregham in King's Co., & 90 acres in Aughrim co. Galway, Catherine his wife age 64, Thomas Handy aged 26, his son; Dorothy aged 35, Maria aged 23 & Ruth aged 21 his daughters.
Fleming Handy, gentleman aged 40, resident at Tullamore in King's County, Catherine, 30, wife of Fleming, Thos 9, Wm 3, Barbara 13, Catherine 12, & Martha 10, children of said Fleming Handy, visitors.

     Martha Jane Handy married Hamilton Hartly Killaly on 13 June 1834 in St Peter, Dublin, Ireland. Hamilton Hartly Killaly of Harrington St, to Martha Jane Handy of Tennessee Aglish, spinster, witnessed by Wm Candy & James O'Loughlin.

Martin Handy

(29 March 1830 - 8 September 1890)
     Martin Handy was born on 29 March 1830 in Tullamore, Offaly, Ireland. A Martin Handy aged 18 (b. c. 1832 in Ireland) lis listed in the 1850 Chittenden Vermont census. He was the son of Martin Handy and Ellen Spolland. Martin Handy was christened on 14 July 1831 in Tullamore, Kilbride, Offaly. Martin son of Martin & Ellen Handy, sponsors Laurence King & Sarah ....
     Martin Handy married Mary Harmey on 1 February 1863 in Rahan, Offaly. Martin Hand & Mary Harny. Martin Handy was listed in a directory dated 1890 as Martin Handy, £40 at Cartron West, Kilbride, Offaly. He was also on the common jury panel for the Winter Assizes commencing 5 December 1889 as Martin Handy, Cartron West, farmer..
     Martin died  on 8 September 1890 in Tullamore, Offaly, aged 60. Martin Handy aged 60, married, farmer; the informant was his son James, registered 9 April 1891.

Children of Martin Handy and Mary Harmey

Martin Handy

(before 1860 - )
     Martin Handy was born before 1860. He was the son of James Handy.

Martin Handy

(circa 1830 - 8 September 1890)
     Martin Handy was born circa 1830 in Offaly. He was the son of James Handy. Martin Handy was possibly christened in 1843?. He may be the Martin born to James Handy & Mary Moorhead on 2 Jan 1843 at Tullamore, but unlikely if aged c. 60 at death.
     Martin Handy married Ellen Spollen on 30 January 1882 in the RC chapel, Tullamore, Kilbride, Offaly, Ireland. Martin Handy of Ballydrohid, Tullamore, farmer, aged 38, son of James Handy, farmer (dead), to Ellen Spollen, of Barrack St, Tullamore, shopkeeper's daughter, aged 20, daughter of Hugh Spollen, shopkeeper (alive). Witnessed by Thomas Kenny & Julia Spollen.
     Martin died on 8 September 1890 in Cartron West, Tullamore, Offaly. Martin Handy, married, 60, farmer, of disease of the liver. The informant was his son James of Cartron..

Martin Handy

(before 1850 - )
     Martin Handy was born before 1850.

Children of Martin Handy

Martin Handy

(circa 1874 - )
     Martin Handy was born circa 1874 in Offaly. He was the son of Martin Handy.
     Martin Handy and James Handy appeared on the 1901 census in West Cartron, Silverbrook, Tullamore, Offaly. Handy James 34, head, Handy Martin 30, farmer, Handy Mary H 27, Handy Jeremiah 18, Grocers Apprentice, Handy Kathleen 15, scholar, Handy John 11, all Roman Catholics, unmarried siblings, born Kings County, all able to read & wirte.
     Martin Handy and James Handy appeared on the 1911 census in West Cartron, Tullamore, Silverbrook, Kilbride, Offaly. James Handy, head, aged 41, Martin Handy, brother 37, Jeremiah Handy brother 26, all farmers, able to read & write, Roman Catholics, born King's County; Kathleen M Handy, sister, 31, house keeper, John H Handy, 19, farmer, all single.

Martin Handy

(30 December 1910 - 10 August 1937)
     Martin Handy was born on 30 December 1910 ||Martin, son of Edward Handy, Clara & Hannah Handy formerly Coghlan, labourer in Clara, Tullamore RD, Offaly, Ireland. He was the son of Edward Handy and Hannah Coghlan. Martin Handy was listed as Edward Handy's son in the 1911 census in 38 Church St, Clara, Offaly, Ireland.
     Martin died on 10 August 1937 in Raheen, Tullamore, Offaly, Ireland, aged 26. Martin Handy, 26, single, mechanic, of tonsillitis; the informant was his aunt Lizzie Handy of Raheen.

Martin Handy

(circa 1848 - )
     Martin Handy was born circa 1848.
     Martin Handy married Mary Unknown.
     Martin Handy appeared on the 1880 census. Martin Handy, 32, detective, born Ireland, Mary Handy his wife aged 30 born New York of Irish parents.

Martin Handy

(26 August 1869 - )
     Martin Handy was born on 26 August 1869 in Cartron West, Tullamore, Offaly. Born 5 Sep 1869 at Tullamore according to RootsIreland as Hand- probably his baptism. He was the son of Martin Handy and Mary Harmey.

Martin Handy

(12 June 1852 - )
     Martin Handy was born on 12 June 1852 in Tullamore, Offaly. Martin Hand, son of John Hand & Biddy Donohoe. He was the son of John Handy and Bridget Donohoe.

Martin Handy

     Martin Handy married Ellen Spolland before 1827.

Children of Martin Handy and Ellen Spolland

Martin Jonathan Handy

(before November 1764 - )
     Martin Jonathan Handy was born before November 1764 in Ireland. He was the son of Samuel Handy.
     Martin Jonathan Handy was mentioned in the will of Hannah Unknown (Handy) dated 21 November 1764. He was described as grand son and son of Samuel.
     He may be the Martin Handy who erected a monument at Kilbride: THIS MONUMENT WAS ERECTED BY MARTIN HANDY OF TULLAMORE IN MEMORY OF
HIS FIVE CHILDREN JOHN, PAT, BRIDGET, MARY AND MARTIN HANDY ALL OF WHOM DEPARTED THIS LIFE UNDER THE AGE OF 6 MONTHS 1827.

Mary Handy

(1760 - 29 December 1838)
     Mary Handy was born in 1760 in Brackagh Bracca Castle, Ardnurcher or Horseleap, Westmeath, Ireland. She was the daughter of Samuel Handy and Lucy Wallen.
     Mary Handy was mentioned in the will of Samuel Handy dated 1 July 1779. She was described as his daughter.
     A marriage settlement between Mary Handy and John Halahan was made on 13 December 1780. Indented articles of agreement dated 13 December 1780 made between 1) John Halahan of the city of Dublin, surgeon, 2) Lucy Handy, widow of Samuel Handy deceased & Mary Handy daughter of the Samuel & Lucy, 3) William Speer, of the City, druggist & Thomas Fouace of Tyrrellspass, Westmeath, esq reciting that said Mary Handy was in and by the will of her father the said Samuel Handy entitled to £1000 at 21 or marriage proved if under 21 she married with consent of her mother Lucy Handy & further the will of SH £1000 the interest to be paid to his daughter Lettice during her life & after her decease the £1000 plus the £500 on the decease of Lucy to be divided between his three other daughters, Ann Wade, the said Mary Handy & Jane Handy & reciting that a marriage was shortly to be had between John Halahan and Mary Handy with consent and approbation of Mary's mother he called? the £1500 to provide for Mary Handy after John Halahan's death. Witnessed by Andrew Armstrong, Kings co., Hickman Rose, Dublin city, merchant, William Canaway, Dublin, gent, Jane Handy, Dublin city, spinster.
     Mary Handy and John Halahan obtained a marriage licence on 13 December 1780 in Dublin, Ireland.
     Mary Handy married John Halahan, son of Patriarch Halahan, on 14 December 1780 in St Bride's, Dublin, Ireland. Mr John Halahan, of Stephen-street, surgeon, to Miss Handy, of Peter-street..
     Mary died on 29 December 1838 in York St, Dublin. Died, On 29th ult in York Street, aged 78, Mrs Mary Halahan, relict of the late John Halahan, Esq.
     Her will was proved on 12 February 1846 at Dublin. She was a widow of York Street.
     23 Sep 1846: Jane Armstrong Halahan, Gulistan, Upper Mt. Pleasant Ave., Co. Dublin (Admix. of Mary Halahan decd.) 1st pt. Rt. Hon. John Chambre, Earl of Meath 2nd pt. Sophy Halahan, Gulistan, Dublin, 3rd pt.
Copy lease of building ground from 25th Mar., 1846, for 100 years.
Rent: £22.1s. p.a. Gulistan, Co. Dublin..

Children of Mary Handy and John Halahan

Mary Handy

(circa 1720 - after 9 August 1765)
     Mary Handy was born circa 1720. She was the daughter of Thomas Handy and Mary Hillary.
     Mary Handy married (?) Courtney before 1758.
     Mary Handy made a will dated 13 May 1765 in Dublin. Attested copy of the will of Mrs Mary Handy: I Mary Handy of Dublin, daughter of Thomas Handy, late of same city, merchant, deceased .... to my cousin Samuel Handy my silver jug, & my mourning gold ring
I leave to his daughter Margrit Ann Handy, my store shoe buckles

I leave to my niece Jane Pemberton my green glass breast bottle and blew patch box
I leave Sarah Davis, a silver sissors chain & pin cushion hoop,
I leave to my servant William Belfoord ...wage... 6 silver table spoons marked MH & 9 chairs, etc.
I leave to my servant Marget Craig ... others ... residue to
my cousin Samuel Handy of Coolylough, co. Westmeath, gent & his heirs for the purpose to support my son Henry Frederick until 21 then to said son ... if son dies before 21 I then leave all to be divided among the poor people called Methodists except my son Henry Frederick has a mind to buy a commission or to put himself apprentice then he is at liberty to do so what he pleases with the money.
Samuel Handy to be guardian of my son & executor. 13 May 1765
Signed & sealed. Tell my sister Pim that is she attempts taking a genteel living from my son Frederick that if I am permitted I will haunt her day & night. Dated 23 July 1786, 9 August 1765.

     Mary Handy made a will dated 9 August 1765 in Dublin.
     Mary died after 9 August 1765 in Dublin, Ireland.
     The administration of her estate was granted on 7 July 1766 at Dublin. Admon, with will with 2 codicils annexed, to Thomas Fouace, guardian appointed by Chancery, of Henry Frederick Courtney, otherwise called Handy, the natural and lawful son & ye principal legatee named in the said will (Saml Handy the sole executor renouncing).

Child of Mary Handy and (?) Courtney

Mary Handy

(22 July 1671 - 4 September 1729)
     Mary Handy was born on 22 July 1671 in Ballyhubbock, Meenagh/Kilmuckridge, Wexford, Ireland. Mary, a daughter born at ye Litter the 22nd of the 3rd month 1671. She was the daughter of Thomas Handy and Elizabeth Sissimore (Deaves).
     In Thomas Handy's will dated before 4 December 1688 in Newcastle, Tikillin, Wexford, Ireland, Mary Handy was named as executrix of the estate; Thomas Handey, the elder, of Newcastle, co. Wexford. To be buried in Friends burying place.
To my wife Elizabeth Handey one half of all my goods and chattels except the lease of land of Newcastle and other lands taken from Joseph Sanders by lease.
To my son Thomas Handey the lease of Newcastle and said other lands, one third part of what it yields to my said wife, and one third to my daughter Mary and one third to my said son Thomas.
To said daughter Mary (sole executrix) the half of all my goods.
To my grandson Thomas Handey all that track of land I bought in New Jersey.
To my granddaughter Elizabeth Handey £5.
To 'the daughter of my granddaughter Mary Smith' 20/-.
To Thomas Wright's two sons, Thomas and Joseph, 10/- each.
To Susannah Sandwith's child "if it please the Lord it come to life and live " 20/-.
Francis Randall, John Tottenham and Jonas Chamberlin to be overseers. Dated the ninth month 1688.
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     Perhaps this is his father, although the pedigree states that the immigrant father was married to Joan.
     Betham's abstract of the will of Thomas Handy of Meath Street, Dublin, merchant, mentions his cozen Samuel Handy, Johnathan Strettle, daughter Catherine Pim otherwise Handy, wife of John Pim; Sarah Pemberton, wife of John Pemberton, daughter Mary Handy, brother John Handy, father Thomas Handy, grand daughters Sarah, Mary, Elizabeth & Anna Pim, grand son Handy Pemberton, grandaughter Mary Pemberton, cousin Mary Wyly, daughter of Bridget Jessop nee Wyley. Brother in law Samuel Hillary, cousin Susanna Williams, nee Wright, cousin William Wright.
     Mary Handy married Joseph Robinson on 29 August 1694 in Ballinacarrick, Kiltennell, Wexford, Ireland. They had 11 children and are the ancestors of Michael Goodbody of Essex.
     Mary died on 4 September 1729 in Killogeenaghan, Moate, Westmeath, aged 58. She was buried in Moate, Westmeath.

Mary Handy

(16 April 1661 - April 1668)
     Mary Handy was born on 16 April 1661 in Ballyhubbock, Meenagh/Kilmuckridge, Wexford. 16th of 1 month. She was the daughter of Thomas Handy and Elizabeth Sain(s) / Saim.
     Mary died in April 1668 in Kilmuckridge, Wexford, Ireland. Mary, deceased at [blank] and was interred at Kilmuckridge the 1st month 1668. Another page states Mary Handy, Daniel Hammings wife, daughter of Thomas Handy was buried at Killmuckbridge ye 12 month 1668. Another page states: Mary Handy daughter of Tho & Elizabeth Handy dyed & was bureid at Kilmuckbridge in the county of Wexford in the first month 1668..

Mary Handy

(1641 - 1660)
     Mary Handy lived at Wexford, Ireland.
     Contact wrote: She may the ancestor of the daughter of my grand-daughter Mary Smith in the will of Thomas Handy of 1688, He had this early daughter in Evesham and a youngest daughter Mary in Newcastle, which was executor?. She was born in 1641 in Evesham, Worcestershire. She was the daughter of Thomas Handy and Margaret Clements.
     Mary died Mary their daughter deceased 1660, was buried at Kilmuckridge, the 12th month. in 1660 in Kilmuckridge, Wexford, Ireland.
     In Thomas Handy's will dated before 4 December 1688 in Newcastle, Tikillin, Wexford, Ireland, Mary Handy was named as executrix of the estate; Thomas Handey, the elder, of Newcastle, co. Wexford. To be buried in Friends burying place.
To my wife Elizabeth Handey one half of all my goods and chattels except the lease of land of Newcastle and other lands taken from Joseph Sanders by lease.
To my son Thomas Handey the lease of Newcastle and said other lands, one third part of what it yields to my said wife, and one third to my daughter Mary and one third to my said son Thomas.
To said daughter Mary (sole executrix) the half of all my goods.
To my grandson Thomas Handey all that track of land I bought in New Jersey.
To my granddaughter Elizabeth Handey £5.
To 'the daughter of my granddaughter Mary Smith' 20/-.
To Thomas Wright's two sons, Thomas and Joseph, 10/- each.
To Susannah Sandwith's child "if it please the Lord it come to life and live " 20/-.
Francis Randall, John Tottenham and Jonas Chamberlin to be overseers. Dated the ninth month 1688.
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     Perhaps this is his father, although the pedigree states that the immigrant father was married to Joan.
     Betham's abstract of the will of Thomas Handy of Meath Street, Dublin, merchant, mentions his cozen Samuel Handy, Johnathan Strettle, daughter Catherine Pim otherwise Handy, wife of John Pim; Sarah Pemberton, wife of John Pemberton, daughter Mary Handy, brother John Handy, father Thomas Handy, grand daughters Sarah, Mary, Elizabeth & Anna Pim, grand son Handy Pemberton, grandaughter Mary Pemberton, cousin Mary Wyly, daughter of Bridget Jessop nee Wyley. Brother in law Samuel Hillary, cousin Susanna Williams, nee Wright, cousin William Wright.

Mary Handy

(circa 1816 - after 1881)
     Mary Handy was born circa 1816. She was the daughter of John Handy and Emily Alexander.
     Mary Handy married John Stephenson Henry in 1828 in Dublin. This marriage is unlikely as she was described as a spinster at her sister's decease in 1881.
     Mary died after 1881.
     Administration of the estate of Frances Sarah Handy was granted to Mary Handy, on 2 May 1881 in Dublin, Administration of the estate of Frances Sarah Handy late of 39 Belvidere Place, Dublin, spinster deceased who died 22 February 1881 at same was granted to Mary Handy of same, spinster the sister. Effects under £500.

Mary Handy

(28 May 1864 - )
     Mary Handy was born on 28 May 1864 in Dublin, Ireland. She was the daughter of Henry Handy and Grace McGauran.

Mary Handy

(before 1845 - )
     Mary Handy married John Tynan. Mary Handy was born before 1845. She was the daughter of Stray Handy.

Children of Mary Handy and John Tynan

Mary Handy

(circa 1840 - June 1903)
     Mary Handy was born circa 1840 in Ireland. She was the daughter of Christopher? Stray Handy and Mary Unknown (Handy).
     Mary Handy married John Cloonan before 1860 in Ireland.
     Mary died in June 1903 in New York, New York, USA.

Children of Mary Handy and John Cloonan

Mary Handy

(before 1855 - )
     Mary Handy was born before 1855. She was the daughter of Stray Handy.
     Mary Handy married Peter Fagan before 1872.

Children of Mary Handy and Peter Fagan

Mary Handy

(before 1850 - )
     Mary Handy was born before 1850. She was the daughter of Stray Handy.
     Mary Handy married John Moran before 1869.

Children of Mary Handy and John Moran

Mary Handy

(circa 1900? - )
     Mary Handy was born circa 1900?. She was the daughter of Ellen Handy.