*** Contributed by Fran Lenentine
(see also ancestor-1)

Gallagher Family - Upper Hibernia , Queens Co. N.B.

James Frank Gallagher, res. Pleasantvilla, Queens Co. N.B; m. Susan McDevitt, res. Pleasantvilla, Queens Co. N.B
(Property bought by him 1 May I848 was on the South side of the Otnabog stream, first granted to James Mays. This land was on the Browntown Road formally named Flaglor Road.)

The Gallagher children went to school in Pleasantvilla. the schoolhouse was situated across from the Albert Williams farm, and later John Maysfield--- these are the places I remember.  In later years maybe the 50, or 60's this schoolhouse was moved to Market Square in Saint John for a tourist attraction.

  1. James Gallagher b. I867 - d. 1932. buried at St. Bridgits Cemetry, Gagetown

  2. John Gallagher b. I869 - d. 1933. m. Lily (Rathburn) Mullin, wife of the late Edward (Ned) Mullin. Both buried at St, Bridgers Cemetry, Gagetown.

  3. Joseph Gallagher b. I872 - d. 1894. Buried at St. Bridgets Cemetry. Gagetown.

  4. Mary Ellen Gallagher b. 3 Aug 1875 - d. 14 Apr 1952. Buried at St. Bridgets, Cemetry, Gagetown. She m. Geroge Mullin b. 2 Aug 1863 - d. 9 Nov 1940. They resided at Hibernia, Queens Co, N.B. (see the Mullin File for more details)

  5. Hannah Gallagher, m. James Owens and lived in Saint John, and later moved to Springfield Mass. U.S.A. They had 3 daughters, and a son.

    1. Alice

    2. Edna

    3. Elizabeth

    4. A son died at 9 years old.

  6. Susan Gallagher b. I878 - d. ? church records 7 years old. Family said she died from eating chokeberries and drinking milk.

  7. Frank Gallagher b. ? - d. ? He married Floss Mahoney Gagetown. They moved to Springfield Mass. U.S.A.