Bernard M. Murphy1,2,3,4

M, b. 1820, d. 1877
ChartsNicholas and Elizabeth Fleming Mahony Descendancy Chart
     Bernard M. Murphy was also known to have been born at Ireland.1
     Bernard M. Murphy was born in 1820 at Manchester, Lancashire, England..5,6,7,8
     Bernard M. Murphy married Ann Mahony, daughter of Nicholas Mahony and Elizabeth Fleming, on 8 February 1842 at the parish church, Sheffield, Yorkshire, England. Ann's surname was misspelled as Maney on the marriage certificate.
Since she signed the document with "her mark", she most likely could not read or write and was unaware of the misspelling.
Witnesses to the event were John O'Brien and J. Hudson.9,1,2
     Bernard M. Murphy, age 31, appears as head of household in the census of 1851 in Ecclesall Bierlow, Yorkshire, England, with Ann Mahony, James Murphy and Elizabeth Murphy.1
     Bernard M. Murphy and Ann Mahony resided in 1851 at 15 Hermitage Street, Sheffield, Yorkshire, England.1
     Bernard M. Murphy appears as Bernard Murphy, age 41, in the census of 1861 at 21 Holly Street, Sheffield, Yorkshire, England,in the household of Joshua Mahony as his brother-in-law, along with family members Jane Baker, Henry Mahony, Frederick Mahony, Eliza Mahony, Joshua Mahony Jr., Joshua Mahony Jr., Elizabeth Mahony, John Walter Mahony, Ann Mahony, James Murphy, Anne Murphy and John Henry Murphy.2,10
     Bernard M. Murphy and Ann Mahony resided in 1861 at 21 Holly Street, Sheffield, Yorkshire, England, with her parents and siblings: Fred, Elizabeth Henry, Joshua, Eliza, and John. Her husband, Bernard Murphy, was also listed along with their children: James, Ann and John. They were probably visiting her parents.2
     Bernard M. Murphy, age 51, appears as head of household in the census of 1871 in Sheffield, Yorkshire, England, with Ann Mahony, Anne Murphy and John Henry Murphy.3
     Bernard M. Murphy and Ann Mahony resided in 1871 at 49 Jessop Lane, Sheffield, Yorkshire, England.3
     Bernard M.'s death was registered in the Apr-May-Jun Quarter of 1877 in the Sheffield registration district, England.4

Family

Ann Mahony b. 3 Aug 1824
Children

Census Records

DateLocationMemo
1851Ecclesall Bierlow, Yorkshire, EnglandBernard M. Murphy, age 31, appears as head of household in the census of 1851 in Ecclesall Bierlow, Yorkshire, England, with Ann Mahony, James Murphy and Elizabeth Murphy.1
186121 Holly Street, Sheffield, Yorkshire, EnglandBernard M. Murphy appears as Bernard Murphy, age 41, in the census of 1861 at 21 Holly Street, Sheffield, Yorkshire, England,in the household of Joshua Mahony as his brother-in-law, along with family members Jane Baker, Henry Mahony, Frederick Mahony, Eliza Mahony, Joshua Mahony Jr., Joshua Mahony Jr., Elizabeth Mahony, John Walter Mahony, Ann Mahony, James Murphy, Anne Murphy and John Henry Murphy.2,10
1871Sheffield, Yorkshire, EnglandBernard M. Murphy, age 51, appears as head of household in the census of 1871 in Sheffield, Yorkshire, England, with Ann Mahony, Anne Murphy and John Henry Murphy.3

Residence Records

YearLocationDetails
185115 Hermitage Street, Sheffield, Yorkshire, EnglandBernard M. Murphy and Ann Mahony resided in 1851 at 15 Hermitage Street, Sheffield, Yorkshire, England.1
186121 Holly Street, Sheffield, Yorkshire, EnglandBernard M. Murphy and Ann Mahony resided in 1861 at 21 Holly Street, Sheffield, Yorkshire, England, with her parents and siblings: Fred, Elizabeth Henry, Joshua, Eliza, and John. Her husband, Bernard Murphy, was also listed along with their children: James, Ann and John. They were probably visiting her parents.2
187149 Jessop Lane, Sheffield, Yorkshire, EnglandBernard M. Murphy and Ann Mahony resided in 1871 at 49 Jessop Lane, Sheffield, Yorkshire, England.3

Citations

  1. [S393] 1851 England Census, Yorkshire County, Sheffield, England, GSU Roll 87585-87587.
  2. [S385] 1861 England Census, Yorkshire County, Sheffield, England, GSU Roll 543138.
  3. [S383] 1871 England Census, Yorkshire County, Sheffield, England, GSU Roll 847233.
  4. [S388] England and Wales, Free BMD Death Index:1837-1983: Bernard Murphy, 1877; Volume 9c, Page 262.
  5. [S393] 1851 England Census, Yorkshire County, Sheffield, England, GSU Roll 87585-87587, shows age 31.
  6. [S385] 1861 England Census, Yorkshire County, Sheffield, England, GSU Roll 543138, shows age 41.
  7. [S383] 1871 England Census, Yorkshire County, Sheffield, England, GSU Roll 847233, shows age 51.
  8. [S388] England and Wales, Free BMD Death Index:1837-1983: Bernard Murphy, Volume 9c, Page 262.
  9. [S518] Certificate, Bernard Murphy and Ann Mahony marriage of 8 February 1842, Ann's surname name on the marriage certificate was misspelled as Maney. She did not read or write and did not note the error.
  10. [S609] John Walter Mahony, Birth Certificate, shows his residence as 21 Holly Street, Sheffield, England (16 April 1861).
  11. [S1128] The Sheffield Indexers Baptism Records, online http://sheffieldindexers.com, Elizabeth Murphy; shows father as Bernard Murphy.
  12. [S1498] England, Select Births and Christenings: Anne Murphy; Baptism: shows father as Bernard M. Murphy, 1538-1975, Ancestry.com.
  13. [S383] 1871 England Census, Yorkshire County, Sheffield, England, GSU Roll 847233, shows the daughter of Bernard Murphy as Anne Murphy.
  14. [S383] 1871 England Census, Yorkshire County, Sheffield, England, GSU Roll 847233, shows the son of Bernard Murphy as John H. Murphy.