Darby Day

M, b. circa 1799, d. 18 February 1882
Father*Thomas O'Dea b. c 1775
Mother*Eleanor _____
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Last Edited8 Jun 2019
     Darby Day was born circa 1799 in Kilteely in the Parish of Aglishcormick, County Limerick. He married Johanna Murnane, daughter of James Murnane and Catherine Flinn, on 6 November 1841 in St. Ailbe's Church, Emly, County Tipperary.1 Darby Day died on 18 February 1882 in Camp Grove, Stark County, Illinois. He was buried in St. Patrick's Cemetery, Camp Grove, Stark County, Illinois.2
     He was a godparent at the baptism of Catherine Bartley on 25 October 1823 in Kilteely and Dromkeen in the Parish of Kilteely, County Limerick.3 Darby Day witnessed the birth of James Bartley on 10 September 1832 in County Limerick.3 Darby Day witnessed the marriage of Timothy Dorsey and Ellen Day on 14 February 1847 in County Limerick.3 Darby Day appeared on the House Book of 8 April 1847 in Milltown in the Parish of Aglishcormick, County Limerick.4 He appeared on the Tenure Book of 6 July 1847 in County Limerick.5 He emigrated on 10 April 1848 from Galway, County Galway, on the Bark Barbara.6 He immigrated on 11 May 1848 to New York, New York.7,8 He appeared on the census of 14 September 1850 in Minden Township, Monthgomery County, New York.9 He purchased land in Henry, Marshal County, Illinois on 1 May 1857. Both Darby and his sister Ellen Dorsey purchase land on the same street in Henry on the same day.10 He appeared on the census of 4 June 1860 in Henry, Marshal County, Illinois.11 He witnessed the birth of Johanna O'Brien on 4 September 1863 in Senachwine Township, Putnam County, Illinois.12 Darby Day appeared on the census of 3 July 1865 in Henry, Marshal County, Illinois.13 He appeared on the census of 14 June 1870 in Saratoga Township, Marshal County, Illinois.14 He sold land in Henry, Marshal County, Illinois on 22 September 1871.15 He appeared on the census of 8 June 1880 in Valley Township, Stark County, Illinois.16

Family

Johanna Murnane b. 12 Jul 1819, d. 16 Nov 1902
Children

Citations

  1. [S15] St. Ailbe's Church, Church Records for St. Ailbe's Church.
  2. [S14] Darby Day, Index of Cemetery, October 23, 1956 Dennis Day Files.
  3. [S38] Kilteely Catholic Church, Church Records for Kilteely Catholic Church.
  4. [S434] Darby Day House Book, by Find My Past.
  5. [S421] Darby Day Tenure Book, by Find My Past.
  6. [S9] For the Flourishing City of New York, The date of imigration is calculated from the date of arrival and the New York Herald indicating that the journey had taken 32 days.
  7. [S7] Darby Day Ship Manifest, by unknown photographer, Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2001.Original data: Famine Irish Entry Project, 1846-1851. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration.
  8. [S8] Arrivals, "British Bark Barbara. Mackey. Galway, Ire. 32 days in ballast and 250 passengers, to Pierce & Brooks."
  9. [S4] September 14, 1850 Census Record, Provo, Utah.
  10. [S502] County Clerk's Office, Vital Records Marshall County IL, Lot 31, Robert Davis & wife to Jeremiah O. Day, May 1, 1857, bk 33, p. 342.
  11. [S6] June 4, 1860 Census Record, Provo, Utah.
  12. [S134] St. Mary's Catholic Church, Church Records for St. Mary's Catholic Church.
  13. [S3] July 3, 1865 Census Record, Provo, Utah, In addition, one more male between 10 and 20 is listed in the record, but it is impossible to tell if this is James or John.
  14. [S5] June 14, 1870 Census Record, Provo, Utah.
  15. [S10] County Clerk's Office, Vital Records Marshall County, Lot 31, Jeremiah O. Day & wife to John Martin, Sept 22, 1871, bk. 32, p. 446.
  16. [S19] June 8, 1880 Census Record, Provo, Utah.