Catherine Handy (McDonald)

(18 July 1883 - )
     Catherine Handy (McDonald) was commonly known as Kate. She was born on 18 July 1883 in Raheen, Clara, Offaly. Catherine daughter of William Handy, Raheen & Margaret Handy formerly Kenny, labourer. She married Pat McDonald and has a daughter living in 1999.. She was the daughter of William Handy and Margaret Kenny. Joseph, Agnes, Julia, Margaret, Catherine, Elizabeth, William, Mary, Michael, Edward and Bridget were listed as William Handy's children in the 1901 census in Raheen, Clara Offaly. Catherine Handy (McDonald) was listed as Michael Handy's sister in the 1911 census in 44 Stonehaven St, off Rochdale Rd?, Manchester, St George RD, Lancashire.
Catherine Handy (McDonald) witnessed Richard Magill and Julia Handy's wedding on 7 February 1923 in RC church, Clara, Offaly.
Catherine Handy (McDonald) married Patrick McDonald on 27 June 1923 in Clara, Offaly.

Catherine Louisa Handy

(circa 1873 - 7 October 1952)
     Catherine Louisa Handy was born circa 1873 in Offaly. She was the daughter of William Handy and Jane Haddock.
Catherine Louisa Handy and Elizabeth Handy witnessed Mary Bulgaer/Bulgan/Bolger and Robert Arthur Handy's wedding on 6 September 1902 in Ardnurcher, Westmeath. Elizabeth and Catherine were listed as William Handy's children in the 1911 census in Ardnurcher Glebe, Ardnurcher, Offaly. Catherine Louisa Handy was the informant at the death of William Handy, on 27 September 1918. She witnessed Elizabeth Handy's death on 21 March 1941 in 'Mill Cottage', Avoca, Wicklow.
     Catherine died on 7 October 1952 in Avoca, Wicklow. Catherine Louisa Handy, spinster aged 90, old age pensioner.

Cecil Joseph Handy

(24 February 1905 - )
     Cecil Joseph Handy was born on 24 February 1905 in 2 Spencer St, Dublin. Cecil Joseph, son of George Joseph Handy, 2 Spencer St & Mary Florence Handy (McKinney), carpenter. He was the son of George Joseph Handy and Mary Florence McKinney. Cecil, Emily, George and Edith were listed as George Joseph Handy's children in the 1911 census in 18 Sandycove Rd, Kingstown, Monkstown.

Charles Handy

(5 August 1801 - )
     Charles Handy was christened on 5 August 1801 in St Peter, Dublin. He was the son of Benjamin Handy and Mary Huntley (Grant).

Charles Handy

(6 September 1846 - )
     Charles Handy was born on 6 September 1846 in Wesleyan Methodist church, Albion, Ontario, Canada. He was the son of James Handy and Charlotte Unknown.

Charles John Townsend Handy

(before March 1843 - 29 September 1919)
     Charles John Townsend Handy was born before March 1843 in New Ross, Wexford, Ireland. He was the son of Samuel Handy and Anna Townsend. Mary, John, William, Samuel, Charles, Annie, Fleming and Emily were listed as the children of Samuel Handy in the 1851 census in 30 King St, Liverpool, Lancashire.
     Charles John Townsend Handy was employed was a cotton salesman & dealer in April 1871, Liscard, Cheshire. Charles, Fleming, Emily and Annie were listed as the children of Anna Townsend in the 1871 census in Magazine Park, Liscard, Cheshire.
Charles John Townsend Handy witnessed Samuel Townsend Handy and Anna Elizabeth Hole's wedding on 13 November 1872 in St Andrew's Church of Ireland, Belfast, Shankill, Antrim, Ireland.
     Charles and Fleming were registered at 4 Union Terrace, New Brighton, Liscard, Cheshire, on the between 1885 and 1886 electoral roll.
     Charles John Townsend Handy and Fleming Henry Handy were recorded on the 1891 census in New Brighton, Liscard Cheshire. Charles J T Handy, single, 48, cotton salesman, born New Ross, Ireland; Fleming H Handy, single 44, public accountant (employer), born New Ross.
     Charles John Townsend Handy was recorded on the 1901 census in 4 Union Terrace, Liscard, New Brighton, Cheshire. Charles Handy, aged 58, born Ireland, cotton ... , worker, born Ireland.
     Charles John Townsend Handy made a will dated 6 September 1902 in New Brighton, Liscard Cheshire. This is the last will and testament of me Charles John Townsend Handy of 4 Union Terrace, New Brighton in the county of Chester I revoke all former wills and testamentary dispositions made by me and I appoint my nephews Samuel Handy Townsend Poole and Edgar Charles Handy to be the executors and trustees hereof
I bequeath the following pecuniary legacies that is to say to Miss Helen Atherton of 4 Union Terrace New Brighton aforesaid the sum of £20 to Miss Ann Jane White of the same place the sum of £10 to Miss Agnes Emma Carnie of Warren Hill, Woodbridge in the county of Suffolk the sum of £50 to my brother John Alexander Handy the sum of the £100 to Emma Mary Handy (wife of the said John Alexander Handy) the sum of ¤6100 too my brother in law Blakeley Lorenzo Tarleton the sum of £100 to my sister Annie Eliza Tarleton (wife of the said Blakeley Lorenzo Tarleton) the sum of £100 to my sister Emily Frances Poole the sum of £100 to my nieces Emily Maud Poole, Annie Caroline Poole, Marion Hesse Poole (daughters of my said sister Emily Frances Poole) Fanny Adela handy, Norah Eveline Handy, Lilian Handy and Nesta Ruth Eileen Handy (daughters of my said brother John Alexander Handy) the sum of £100 each and to my said nephews Samuel Handy Townsend Poole and Edgar Charles handy the sum of £100 each all such legacies to be free of duty I devised and bequeath all my real and personal estate unto my trustees upon trust that my trustees shall sell call in and convert into money the same or such part thereof as shall not consist of money and shall with and out of the moneys produced by such sale... pay my funeral and testamentary expenses and debts and the legacies bequeathed by this my will... in trust for such of my seven before named seven nieces as shall survive ma and attain the age of 21... in equal shares...
In witness whereof I have hereunto set my hand this sixth day of September 1902. Charles John Handy.
He added a codicil to his will on 3 December 1913 in Quarry Bank, Birkenhead. The codicil notes that his executor Edgar Charles Handy is going abroad and he appoints his solicitor in his place and increases the legacy to Agnes Emma Carnie to £100. Charles was a cotton broker in 1919, Birkenhead, Cheshire.
     Charles died on 29 September 1919 in 14 Euston Grove, Birkenhead, Cheshire, England. He was buried on 2 October 1919 in Flaybrick Hill cemetery, Tollemache Rd, Birkenhead, Cheshire. He was buried in the Church of England section 7 grave no. 168a, the only occupant.
     His will was proved on 11 December 1919 at Cheshire District Registry. Charles John Handy, of Birkenhead & New Brighton, cotton salesman, probate granted to Samuel Handy Townsend Poole & Charles Alan Reynolds.

Child Handy

     Child Handy was buried on 15 January 1775 in St Mary CoI, Dublin, Ireland. Mr Handy's child, Ormond Market.

Christina Rebecca Handy

(circa 1840 - )
     Christina Rebecca Handy was born circa 1840 in Kilkenny, Ireland. She was the daughter of Rev Richard Fleming Handy and Jane Dugdale.
     In Dorothea Ann Handy's will dated 31 March 1853 in Dublin, Ireland, Christina Rebecca Handy was named as heir. She and Richard Fleming Handy were beneficiaries in Rev Richard Fleming Handy's will proved 27 April 1865 in Dublin.
Christina Rebecca Handy and Richard Fleming Handy were mentioned in July 1867.

Christopher? Stray Handy

(before 1820 - )
     Christopher? Stray Handy was born before 1820. He was the son of Stray Handy.
Christopher? Stray Handy married Mary Unknown (Handy) before 1842.

Child of Christopher? Stray Handy and Mary Unknown (Handy)

Daughter Handy

(May 1831 - )
     Daughter Handy was born in May 1831 in Cherry Garden, Offaly. At Cherry-Garden, King's County, the lady of Thomas Handy, Esq. of a daughter. She was the daughter of Thomas Handy.

David Handy

(10 July 1866 - )
     David Handy was born on 10 July 1866 in Dundee, Angus, Scotland. He was the son of William Handy and Ann Meara. David, William and Catherine were listed as the children of William Handy in the 1871 census in Millars Pend, East Side, Dundee, Angus. David Handy was listed as Ann Meara's son in the 1881 census in 2 Springhill, Dundee, Angus, Scotland.

David G Handy

(September 1900 - )
     David G Handy was born in September 1900 in British Columbia, Canada. He was the son of Samuel Wesley Handy and Sarah Emily Bullock. David G Handy was listed on the 1911 census with Samuel Wesley Handy and Sarah Emily Bullock in 1911 in Cascade, Kootenay, British Columbia; Grand Forks Riding: Samuel W Handy, Cascade, male, head, married, born July 1855, aged 55 born USA, 1864?, Irish, Canadian, RC, T...ing ..; his wife Emma S, born May 1871, aged 40, British Columbia, English, Canadian, Methodist, David G Handy, son, single born Sep 1900 aged 10, born BC, Irish, Canadian, Methodist.

David Walker Handy

(1940 - 1997)
     David Walker Handy was born in 1940. He was the son of William Handy and Isabella Davidson.
     David died in 1997.

Dorothea Ann Handy

(circa 1780 - 10 May 1853)
     Dorothea Ann Handy was commonly known as Dolly. She was born circa 1780 in Ireland. She was described in 1859 by her brother Richard Fleming Handy, as the eldest daughter and eminently pious from her early life, to her latest breath. One of the trees supplied by Denis Handy gives her birth as 1774. She was the daughter of Samuel Wesley Handy and Catherine Fleming. Dorothea Ann Handy was recorded on the 1821 census in the household of Samuel Wesley Handy and Catherine Fleming in Brackareagh, Ardnurcher or Horseleap, Westmeath. She was aged 35 and described as daughter.      
Dorothea Ann Handy The Representatives of Miss D A Handy leased out land in Cloontakillew townland and Seeaghanbaun & Seeaghandoo townlands in Kilfian parish, Mayo between 1851 and 1857 in Kilfian, Tyrawley barony, Mayo.
     Dorothea Ann Handy was recorded on the 1851 census in 24 Camden Street Lower, Dublin, Dublin, Ireland.
     Dorothea Ann Handy made a will dated 31 March 1853 in Dublin, Ireland. Incumbered Estate Court Documents: Copyhold of Dorothea Anne Handy, spinster, deceased of Camden St, Dublin, formerly of Bracca Castle, co. Westmeath, I Dorothea Ann Handy, late of Bracca Castle co. Westmeath, but now of Camden St Dublin, spinster...
I give all my property ... unto William Orme Handy of Park House, co. Westmeath, esq.
my nephew Alexander Kingston Handy of Park House Westmeath Esq and my niece Catherine Handy Crawford of Rathmines Rd, Dublin, spinster, daughter of my sister Elizabeth Crawford otherwise Handy, deceased & to the survivor of them
to my niece Catherine Handy Crawford £150
to my niece Rebecca Jane Crawford £200
to my niece Margaret Crawford £150, daughters of my said sister Elizabeth.
To my niece Anne Handy, daughter of my brother John Handy of Leeson St, city of Dublin, esq. the sum of £100
To Mary Elizabeth Handy, daughter of my brother Thomas Handy £5
To my niece Christian Rebecca Handy, daughter of my brother Rev Richard Handy £15.
All legacies to be free of husbands influence.
£5 to my sister Maria Jane Wallace
£5 to my sister Ruth Knott
to Mrs Rachael Fielding who now resides with me & has done so for many years she being 79 years of age declining £150
I give to John Wade Esq & Mr George Revington? Primitive Wesleyan Minister, both of Mt PLeasant Square, co. Dublin £5 each & whereas my brother William has £100 to be divided equally between my said brother William's two daughters Kate Handy & Mary Kingston Handy...
Residue to my said nieces [3 Crawfords] & appoint them residuary legatees.
Alexander Kingston Handy has a cheap lease and my said brother William Orme Handy & Catherine Handy Crawford to be executors. Signed 31 March 1853. Witnessed by J Fowler DG Secretary to the Freemasons of Ireland.

     Dorothea died on 10 May 1853 in Camden St, Dublin, Ireland. Dorothea Anne Handy, of Camden St, Dublin, eldest daughter of the late Samuel Wesley Handy, Esq., of Bracca Castle, co. Westmeath. She was buried in Mt Jerome cemetery, Dublin. Sacred To the Memory of JOHN HANDY who died July 21st 18(--) aged 75 years EMILY his wife who died January 14th 18(--) aged (-) years also DOROTHEA ANNE HANDY sister of the above JOHN HANDY who died May 10th 1853.
     Her will was proved on 18 June 1853 at Dublin. Probate was granted to Catherine Handy Crawford spinster, niece of the deceased ... saving the right of Alexander Kingston Handy, William Orme Handy the other executors.
Freeman's journal 10 Dec 1857 advertised: Final notice to claimants, Incumbered Estates Court: In the matter of the estate of Dorothea Anne Handy, spinster, deceased, continued in the names of Catherine Handy Crawford, Rebecca Jane Crawford, and Margaret Crawford, devisees and residuary legatees of the said Dorothea Handy, owners: exparte Samuel Wesley Handy, petitioner. All parties interested ... commissioners have sold that part of the Lands of Ballintubber, otherwise Ballintobber, called and known as Seeghantha, otherwise Seogbanduff?, Seeghanbawn, otherwise Seeghanbane, Rah..brus, otherwise Raheenros, and the lands of Cloontakelly, all situate in the parish of Kilfian, barony of Tyrawley, and county of Mayo; also the lands of Gortnaspore and Ardrass, and houses and lands in and near the town of Aughrim, situate in the parish of Aughrim, barony of Kilconnell, and county of Galway; and also the lands of Emlinaghten, situate in the parish of Emlifad, barony of Corran, and county of Sligo; ... dated 2 Dec 1857. Charges referred to in the foregoing notice: Deed of mortgage, dated 23 August 1791, whereby John Handy, in consideration of 800 pounds, mortgaged certain lands in the county of Galway ... to Samuel Wesley Handy. Deed of Assignment, dated 0 May 1808, whereby Andrew Crawford and Elizabeth his wife and others, assigned to Andrew Crawford, a certain charge of 800 pounds, charged upon (amongst others) lands in Galway.
The Dublin Evening Post
9 Jun 1857 also described these and other lands. Ditto the Dublin daily express 4 May 1857.

Dorothea Ann Handy

(circa 1810 - )
     Dorothea Ann Handy was born circa 1810. 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.

     The administration of her estate was granted in 1829 at the Prerogative Court of Armagh, Ireland. The administration of the will of Dora Handy, was granted to Robert Handy of Tallaght, Dublin. Who is this?
     Dorothea Ann Handy and Rev James Campbell Connolly obtained a marriage licence in 1840 in Meath diocese, Ireland. A licence was issued for her marriage to Rev James Campbell Connolly.
Dorothea Ann Handy married Rev James Campbell Connolly on 31 July 1840 in Ardnurcher or Horseleap, Westmeath. Married. On the 31st ult., at Ardnoocher, by the Rev G L Gresson, the Rev Jas C Connolly, of Woolwich to Dorothea Anne, daughter of the late? Samuel Handy, Esq, of Bracca Castle, in the county of Westmeath.
     Dorothea Ann Handy and Rev James Campbell Connolly were recorded on the 1841 census in 2 Minerva Place, Woolwich/Greenwich, Kent, England. Jas C Connolly, 35, born Ireland , Dorothea 25, born Ireland... Handym, 26, solicitor, born Ireland.
     Dorothea Ann Handy and Rev James Campbell Connolly were recorded on the 1851 census. John [!] C Conolly 47, Chaplain of H M Dockyard, born Ireland, wife Dorothea Connolly, 40, ditto, Jane Conolly, daughter aged 9, Robert C Conolly, 7, Benjamin Conolly, 5, George Conolly, 3, all born Woolwich, Kent, with 2 servants.

Children of Dorothea Ann Handy and Rev James Campbell Connolly

Dorothy Handy

(say 1840 - )
     Dorothy Handy was born say 1840. She is not mentioned in the 1853 will of her aunt Dorothea.. She was the daughter of Rev Richard Fleming Handy and Jane Dugdale.

Dorothy Handy

(say 1650 - )
     Dorothy Handy was born say 1650.
Dorothy Handy married Richard Janns.

Child of Dorothy Handy and Richard Janns

Down patriarch Handy

(before 1830 - )
     Down patriarch Handy was born before 1830. He was the son of Stray Handy.

Children of Down patriarch Handy

Dudley Handy

(July 1882 - )
     Dudley Handy was born in July 1882 in California, USA. He was the son of William Dawson Handy and Minerva Belle Rollin or Crane. Dudley Handy and Wesley Handy and James Rupert Handy appeared as step-sons in William Massey and Minerva Belle Massey's household on the 1900 Census in Grass Valley, Nevada County, California, USA. William Massey, head 67, his wife Minerva 44, and step-sons Wesley, 21, James 18, & Dudley, 17 Handy. Their father was born in Canada and their mother in California. They were day labourers for the past 6 years and their step father a farmer.

Edgar Charles Handy

(28 January 1880 - 4 September 1950)
     Edgar Charles Handy was born on 28 January 1880 in Abbotsford Road, Great Crosby, Lancashire. He was the son of John Alexander Handy and Emma Mary Carnie. Norah, John, Edgar and Fanny were listed as the children of John Alexander Handy in the 1881 census in 11 Abbotsford Rd, Great Crosby, Lancashire. John, Edgar and Samuel were listed as the children of John Alexander Handy in the 1891 census in 42 Woodlands, Tranmere, Birkenhead, Cheshire.
     In Charles John Townsend Handy's will dated 6 September 1902 in 4 Union Terrace, New Brighton, Liscard, Cheshire, Edgar Charles Handy was named as executor of the estate.
Edgar Charles Handy married Edith Emily Ward in 1913 in St Matthew's, Toxteth Park, Liverpool, Lancashire. She was the daughter of Thomas Ward licenced victualler. Edgar Charles Handy was widowed on 24 December 1915 on the death of his wife Edith Emily Ward.
Edgar Charles Handy married secondly Gertrude Irene Freeman on 27 September 1932 in Durban, Natal, South Africa. Edgar Charles Handy, aged 52, born England, widower, clerk, P. A. firm, of the Royal Hotel, Durban, by banns, to Gertrude Irene Handy, aged 38, born England, spinster, of the Reville Hotel, Duban.
     Edgar died on 4 September 1950 in Addington Hospital, Durban, Natal, South Africa, aged 70. Born Birkenhead, England, aged 70 yeas & 3 months, sales, of Clyde Ave, Durban, marrid to Gerturde Irene Handy under ante nuptial contract, Durban, [previous] Edith Emily Handty (boorn Ward) died 31 Dec 1915.

Child of Edgar Charles Handy and Gertrude Irene Freeman

Edith Isabella Handy

(circa 1859 - 29 March 1927)
     Edith Isabella Handy was born circa 1859. She was the daughter of Matthew Fleming Handy and Isabella Sarah Gamble.
Edith Isabella Handy married Harry Zouche Darrah on 25 April 1887 in Bengal, India. Edith Isabella Handy was listed as Elizabeth Gamble Handy's sister in the 1911 census in 2 Eglinton Park, Kingstown, Monkstown.
     Edith resided at 2 Eglinton Park, Kingstown, Monkstown, Dublin, Ireland. She was buried in Deansgrange cemetery, Blackrock, Dublin. Edith I Darrah, widow of H Z Darrah, ICS, GSI, daughter of Fleming Handy, died 28 March 1927.
     Edith died on 29 March 1927.

Edith Mary Handy

(circa 1909 - 28 September 1981)
     Edith Mary Handy was born circa 1909 in Dublin. She was the daughter of George Joseph Handy and Mary Florence McKinney. Cecil, Emily, George and Edith were listed as George Joseph Handy's children in the 1911 census in 18 Sandycove Rd, Kingstown, Monkstown.
     Edith died on 28 September 1981 in Dublin, Ireland. She was buried in Deansgrange cemetery, Blackrock, Dublin.

Edward Handy

(13 January 1864 - June 1884)
     Edward Handy was born on 13 January 1864 in Clara, Kilbride, Offaly, Ireland. He was the son of William Handy and Jane Haddock.
     Edward's death was registered in the quarter ending in June 1884 in Tullamore RD, Offaly & Westmeath, Ireland.

Edward Handy

(say 1943 - circa 1943)
     Edward died circa 1943. He was born say 1943. He was the son of Joseph Handy and Bridget Bracken.

Edward Handy

(10 August 1870 - )
     Edward Handy was commonly known as Ned. He was born on 10 August 1870 in Clara, Kilbride, Offaly, Ireland. He was the son of William Handy and Margaret Kenny. Joseph, Agnes, Julia, Margaret, Catherine, Elizabeth, William, Mary, Michael, Edward and Bridget were listed as William Handy's children in the 1901 census in Raheen, Clara, Offaly.
Edward Handy married Hannah Coghlan on 12 September 1908 in RC church fo St Brigid's, Clara, Tullamore RD, Offaly. Edward Handy, 38, bachelor, factory hand of Clara, son of William handy, factory hand, & , Hannah Coghlan, 33, spinster of Raheen, daughter of John Coghland, factory hand. Both signed in the presence of Wiliam Handy & Ellen Loonan.
     Edward Handy and Hannah Coghlan were recorded on the 1911 census in 38 Church St, Clara, Offaly, Ireland. Edward Handy, head, 41, factory worker; his wife Hannah aged 34, and their son Martin aged 3 months, all born in Kings county, married two years.
     Edward died in Clara, Kilbride Offaly.

Children of Edward Handy and Hannah Coghlan

Edward Handy

(9 April 1869 - 11 May 1869)
     Edward Handy was born on 9 April 1869 in Vicarstown, Laois, Ireland. He was the son of Thomas Handy and Susan Craig.
     Edward died on 11 May 1869 in Vicarstown, LEX, IRL.

Edward Handy

(before 1849 - )
     Edward Handy was born before 1849. He was the son of John Trougher Handy and Catherine Newman.
     Edward resided at Cabinteely, Killiney/Tully, Dublin, Ireland, 1870.
Edward Handy married Frances Alice Ahern on 3 August 1870 in the Register Office, Dublin, Ireland. The marriage was also recorded in the RC chapel of St Mary & St Peter in Rathmines. They are Megan's ancestors.

Child of Edward Handy and Frances Alice Ahern

Edward Handy

(1804 or 1811 - 19 December 1879)
     Edward Handy was born in 1804 or 1811 in Ireland. He was the son of Edward Handy and Mary Hanlan.
Edward Handy married Mary Convey on 14 June 1829 in the RC chapel, Clara & Horseleap, Westmeath, Ireland.
     Edward Handy and Mary Handy were recorded on the 1871 census in 11 Milnes E Wynd, Liff & Benvie, Dundee, Angus. Edward Handy, 60, labourer, widower, Mary his daughter 35, unmarried, mill worker, both born in Ireland, Mary Canaway? g daughter, aged 1, born Edinburgh; with 2 boarders.
     Edward died on 19 December 1879 in Wellburn, Lochee, Dundee, Angus. Edward Handy, aged 75, at Wellburn, Lochee. He was a labourer and widower of Margaret Com... He was the son of Edward Handy, labourer, deceased and Mary m.s. Hanlan, deceased. He died of chronic cystitis. The informant was Thomas Docherty, inmate.

Children of Edward Handy and Mary Convey

Edward Handy

(say 1780 - )
     Edward Handy was born say 1780.
Edward Handy married Mary Hanlan before 1804.

Child of Edward Handy and Mary Hanlan

Edward Handy

(26 September 1859 - )
     Edward Handy was born on 26 September 1859 in 60 Lower Blackcroft, Dundee. Edward Handy born 8 am 25 September 1859, son of Edward Handy, labourer & Elizabeth Handy, m.s. Bryan. He was the son of Edward Handy and Elizabeth Brien. John and Edward were listed as the children of Edward Handy in the 1861 census in Lwr Blackscroft, Dundee, Angus. John, Edward, Mary and Eliza were listed as the children of Edward Handy in the 1871 census in 1 Alexander St, Dundee, Angus.