Martin Cranney b. c1795 in Ireland, d. 16 Mar 1870. Came to NB in 1815 m. (1st) Anne Waddleton b. 1798 d/o Samuel Waddleton of Chatham, NB, died 17 Mar 1859, Settled at Chatham, Northumberland County.
children of the first marriage:
1) Elizabeth Cranney b. 1822, d. 27 Nov 1862, married 4 Feb 1845 William Taylor of Gloucester County, NB
2) Catherine Cranney born c1829
3) Mary Cranney m. Sep 1851 Edward Daley Jr. of Chatham, NB
4) Rebecca Cranney m. 23 Jul 1850 Thomas O’Kane of Chatham, NB
5) James Cranney born c1835, m. 17 Feb 1860 Elizabeth Catherine Taylor d/o George Taylor of Chatham
6) Michael Cranney b. c1838, d. 19 Jan 1838
7) Thomas Cranney went to Washington. 2nd marriage c1860 to Theresa McKinnon, a native of PEI, b. – , d. 1897 at Oak Point, NB.
PANB:MC1156 Graves Papers: “Martin Cranney”, 1 page.
See PANB:MC80/2184 W.D. Hamilton’s Dictionary of Miramichi Biography.
See also the 1851 census for Chatham Parish.