Nesta Ruth Eileen Handy

(1893 - )
     Nesta Ruth Eileen Handy was commonly known as Ruth. She was born in 1893 in Tranmere SD, Wirral RD, Cheshire. She was the daughter of John Alexander Handy and Emma Mary Carnie.
     Nesta Ruth Eileen Handy married Creswick A Thomas on 3 May 1928 in the Register Officer, Liverpool, Lancashire. She had no issue and her estate went to the great nephew of her husband.

Nicholas Handy (tradesman)

(circa 1820? - )
     Nicholas Handy (tradesman) was born circa 1820? In Ireland. He may be the Nicholas Handy aged 47, born Ireland, clerk in spice mill, with his wife Margaret & 4 children living in St Louis, Missouri in 1870; and aged 26 in the 1850 census there. He was the son of Stray Handy.

Child of Nicholas Handy (tradesman)

Nicholas Middleton Handy

(before February 1836 - 20 February 1886)
     Nicholas Middleton Handy was born before February 1836. The Ballintober connection suggests that he is of the Orme family. He was the son of Samuel Wesley Handy and Mary Farrington Middleton.      
Nicholas Middleton Handy paid the Griffith Valuation between 1856 and 1857 in Ballintober, Kilfian, Tyrawley barony, Mayo. He owned 415 acres in Ballintober valued at £157 net annual value. His house was worth £8.00 p.a. He also had property in fee at Knocknagon in the same parish.
This may refer to a different Nicholas, as he would have only been 14-20.
     Nicholas Handy was a tenant of the townlands of Garraghcloon (Garvacloon) and Drumfadda, owned by his father Samuel Wesley Handy who occupied Ballintobber, Curranmore & Curran (Caraun or Knocnagan).
     The Irish Times on 12 April 1859 reported from the Landed Estates Court, co. Mayo: In the matter of the estate of Samuel Wesley Handy, owner and petitioner. Part of the lands of Ballintubber, together with the mill of Ballitubber and the subdenominations of Garraghcloon, Curranmore, Curran & Drumfadda, barony of Tyrawley, and county of Mayo, 496 acres, held ih fee, yearly rent 80 pounds. Bought by Mr Nicholas Handy, for 6,000 pounds.
     Nicholas Middleton Handy lived at 'Glencarn', Ardcarn, Boyle, Roscommon, 1861.
     Nicholas Middleton Handy married Frances Mary Greer on 28 February 1861 in Dunsfort, Down, Ireland. Nicholas Middleton Handy, of full age, bachelor of Glencarn, co. Roscommon, son of Samuel Wesley Handy, Gent. to Frances Mary Greer, of full age, spinster of Corbally, daughter of James Greer, gent. by licence. Both signed in the presence of Samuel W Handy & James? Silcock, clk? .
     In 1876 Nicholas M Handy of Killala owned 330 acres 3 roods of land in county Tipperary.
     Administration of the estate of Samuel Wesley Handy was granted to Nicholas Middleton Handy, on 9 July 1878 in Dublin, Ireland, Samuel Wesley Handy jr, late of Killala, co. Mayo, surgeon in the 61st Regt of Foot, a bachelor, deceased, who died 27 July 1877 at same whose letters of administration were granted at the Principal Registry to Nicholas Middleton Handy of Ballintobber co. Mayo, the nominee of the father of said deceased. on 9 July 1878.
     Names of 60 of the largest cess payers, in order of rating, whose names do not appear on the Grand Jury Panel: County Mayo: Nicholas Handy, Ballintubber, occupier of 129 [accres?] resident, Samuel Handy, Doonarrow,Upper, 83 [acres?] non resident.
     Nicholas Middleton Handy was mentioned on 30 November 1883. An unknown person was a creditor of the estate of Samuel Wesley Handy, 18 February 1885. Letters of administration of the estate of Samuel Wesley Handy, late of Ballintubber House, Killala, co. Mayo, esq, who died 8 January 1883 at same were granted at the Prinicipal Registry to Nicholas Middleton Handy of same place, esq. the father. Effects £25.
     Nicholas died on 20 February 1886 in Roscrea, Offaly & Tipperary, Ireland. Their memorial inscription reads: The above Nicholas Handy, Esq. of Balllintuber, co. Mayo, died 20 February 1885. He was buried in Deansgrange cemetery, Blackrock, Dublin.
     His will was proved on 19 April 1886 at Dublin. Will of Nicholas Middleton Handy, late of Ballintubber House, Crossmolina, Mayo, Esq. who died 20 February 1886 at Roscrea, co. Tipperary, proved at Principal Registry by Orme Wm Handy, of Park House, Kinnegad, Meath, esq & Rev Leslie Alexander Handy of 1 Fitzwilliam St, Dublin, clerk, the executors. Effects £347/7/-.

Children of Nicholas Middleton Handy and Frances Mary Greer

Nicholas Middleton Handy

(23 April 1865 - 26 June 1884)
     Nicholas Middleton Handy was born on 23 April 1865 in 'Ballintubber House', Killala, Mayo, Ireland. He was the son of Nicholas Middleton Handy and Frances Mary Greer.
     Nicholas died on 26 June 1884 aged 19. Nicholas Middleton Handy, died 26 June 1884, aged 19. He was buried in Deansgrange cemetery, Blackrock, Dublin, Ireland. ...Nicholas Middleton [Handy], died 26 June 1884 aged 18 years, the three sons of Nicholas M & Frances Mary Handy, of Ballintubber House, co. Mayo.

Norah Eveline Handy

(before April 1878 - 1920?)
     Norah Eveline Handy was born before April 1878 in Gt Crosby, Lancashire. She was the daughter 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.
     Norah died in 1920?.

Orme William Handy

(1840 - 24 August 1890)
     Orme William Handy was born in 1840. He was born about 1840 if 50 as stated at death in 1890; aged 8 in lease dated 29 March 1849, drawn up on 1 Nov 1848. He was the son of Alexander Kingston Handy and Mary Richardson. Orme William Handy was the informant at the death of Mary Richardson, on 27 October 1869.
     On 19 September 1879, landed proprietor, was appointed magistrate in the county of Meath.
     Orme William Handy married Kathleen Davenport Purdon on 7 September 1880 in St Peter, Dublin, Ireland. He was of Park House, JP. The IGI lists the children of Orme & Catherine Purdon, but they are patron entries and vague - 1830s, Parke, Meath.
     In Alexander Kingston Handy's will dated 7 June 1883 in 'Newtown House", Tullamore, Kilbride, Offaly, Orme William Handy was named as heir; The will of Alexander Kingston Handy of Newtown House, Kings co., mentions his sister in law Mary Elizabeth Tarleton, his grandson Alexander Kingston Handy, his cousin Miss Mary Handy of Ontario Tce, Dublin, his sister Mrs Catherine Peyton of Corrigard, co. Roscommon, his sister Mrs Marie Kingston Handy and his cousin Samuel Wesley Handy his cousin Mrs Emily Handy, his wife, his son Orme William Handy and his daughter in law Mrs Gertrude Handy... He desired to be buried with his first wife in Castlejordan churchyard, co. Meath.
     Orme William Handy lived at 'Parke House', Phillipstown or Daingean, Killaderry, Offaly, Ireland, June 1883. He was an executor of Alexander Kingston Handy's estate on 19 December 1883 in Mullingar. Orme William Handy was an executor of Nicholas Middleton Handy's estate on 19 April 1886 in Dublin, Ireland.
     Orme William Handy lived at 'Parke', Phillipstown or Daingean, Killaderry, Offaly, 1890.
     Orme died on 24 August 1890 in 'Park House', Kinnegad, Killucan, Meath, Ireland. JP of Park House, Kinnegad, co. Meath. He left with other issue, an only son: Alexander Kingston Handy.
     His will was proved on 15 January 1891 at Dublin. Will of Orme William Handy, late of Parke House, Kinnegad, co. Meath, esq. JP, who died 24 August 1890 at same place was proved at the principal registry by Katherine Davenport Handy of Park House, widow, one of the executors. Effects under £12,266/8/6. Personal estate in England £1889.

Children of Orme William Handy and Kathleen Davenport Purdon

Patrick Handy

(8 March 1864 - )
     Patrick Handy was born on 8 March 1864 in Puttaghan, Kilbride, Offaly, Ireland. A Patrick Handy aged 75 died in Tullamore RD Ref 3/652. On 10 Oct 1906 admon of the estate of Patrick Handy formerly of Tullamore, late of the asylum Maryborough, Queens, who died as it is believed in or since 1894, probate was granted at Dublin to Joseph P McDermott, solicitor Effects: 428/5/11. He was the son of John Handy and Bridget Donohoe.
     Patrick Handy appeared on the 1891 census in 3 Park Wynd, Dundee, Angus, Scotland. Patrick Handy 28, mason's labourer, born Ireland, his wife Mary Handy 28, born Edinburgh, children Bernard Handy 6, Thomas Handy 4, William Handy 2, Patrick Handy 3 months, all born in Dundee; Maggie Handy 23, boarder, born Dundee, Thomas Handy 4 months son, born Dundee.
     Patrick Handy appeared on the 1901 census in 6 Bridgton, Kinghorn Landward, Fife, Scotland. He may be: Patrick Handy 38, mason's labourer, born Ireland ; wife Mary Handy 38, born Edinburgh, children Bernard Handy 16, Thomas Handy 14, William Handy 12 , Patrick Handy 10, all born Dundee, Unity Handy 7, born Kircaldy, Fife, Joseph Handy 3, born Glasgow.

Patrick Handy

(circa 1800 - )
     Patrick Handy was born circa 1800 in Westmeath?, Ireland. He was the son of Stray Handy.
     Patrick Handy married Catharine Killeen before 1834.
     He may the 71 year old Patrick with his son John and daughter in law Margaret and their children: Patrick Handy 71,his son John Handy 4, Margaret Handy 35, duaghter in law, all born Ireland, Ann Handy 15, daughter in law's daughter, born Helensburgh, Patrick Handy 13, daughter in law's son, born Helensburgh, daughter in law's daughters Isabella Handy 11, born Helensburgh, Mary Handy 8, born Tarbet, Argyll, Margaret Handy 5, born Campbellton, Argyll, Catherine Handy 3, born Helensburgh.

Child of Patrick Handy and Catharine Killeen

Patrick Handy

(before February 1789 - 15 February 1864)
     Patrick Handy was born before February 1789. He was the son of John Handy.
     Patrick Handy married an unknown person .
     He erected a memorial to his father who died in 1827. Liam claims him as grand uncle.
     Patrick died on 15 February 1864 in Killina, Rahan, Offaly, Ireland.

Children of Patrick Handy

Patrick Handy

(circa 1840 - 18 February 1890)
     Patrick Handy was born circa 1840. He was the son of Patrick Handy.
     Patrick Handy married Catherine Molloy before 1864. In Rahan looks back by Sister Olver Wrafter, there is a photograph of Patrick Hande & Catherine Molloy, of Morrough in 1864. Their daughter Brigid married Frank Mollin, of Lynally, c. 1885.. Patrick Handy was the informant at the death of Patrick Handy, on 15 February 1864. An unknown person was listed as Patrick Handy, Killina, £26 in Killina, Rahan, Offaly, Ireland, in a directory dated in 1890.
     Patrick died on 18 February 1890 in Killina, Rahan, Offaly, Ireland.
     The administration of his estate was granted to Catherine Molloy on 16 August 1913 at Dublin, Ireland. Administration of the estate of Patrick Handy, late of Killina, Rahan, Tullamore, Kings county, farmer who died 18 Feb 1890 were granted at Dublin to Catherine Handy, the widow. Goods under £623/10/6.

Children of Patrick Handy and Catherine Molloy

Patrick Handy

(circa 1840 - )
     Patrick Handy was born circa 1840. He was the son of Martin Jonathan Handy.
     Patrick Handy married Ann Downes on 31 July 1867 in the CR chapel, Tullamore, Kilbride, Offaly, Ireland.
     He may be the Patrick Handy formerly of Tullamore, late of the Asylum, Maryborough, Queens County, gent who died about 1894, admon being granted to Joseph McDermott, solicitor. Goods being valued at £428/5/11.

Children of Patrick Handy and Ann Downes

Patrick Handy

(12 February 1872 - )
     Patrick Handy was born on 12 February 1872 in Clara, Kilbride, Offaly, Ireland. He was the son of James Handy and Bridget Kernan (Mulderry) (Fenning).
     Patrick Handy appeared on the 1891 census in St Clement's parish, Dundee, Angus, Scotland. He may be the 18 year old Patrick listed in the 1891 census..

Patrick Handy

(28 December 1890 - )
     Liam Handy states that Patrick was killed fighting the Boers in South Africa with the Black Watch Regiment. But he seems too young.. Patrick Handy was born on 28 December 1890 in Dundee. He was the son of Patrick Francis Handy and Mary Collins. Bernard, William, Patrick and Thomas were listed as the children of Patrick Francis Handy in the 1891 census in 3 Park Wynd, Dundee, St Peter's parish, Angus, Scotland. Bernard, Thomas, William, Patrick, Unity and Joseph were listed as Patrick Francis Handy's children in the 1901 census in 6 Bridgeton, Kinghorn, Fife.
     Patrick Handy served in the War between 1914 and 1918.

Patrick Handy

(before 1830? - )
     Patrick Handy was born before 1830?.
     In the 1851 census, Patrick was listed as a head of the household in 8 William Street South, Dublin, Dublin, Ireland.

Patrick Handy

(before 1830? - )
     Patrick Handy was born before 1830?.
     In the 1851 census, Patrick was listed as a head of the household in 30 George's St South, Dublin.

Patrick Handy

(before 1690 - )
     Patrick Handy was born before 1690.

Child of Patrick Handy

Patrick Handy

(circa 1873 - )
     Patrick Handy was born circa 1873. He was the son of James Handy and Ann McCanse.
     Patrick Handy married an unknown person on 26 July 1897 in Lochee, Dundee, Angus. He married Jane Devine.

Patrick Francis Handy

(before April 1863 - 1927)
     Patrick Francis Handy was born before April 1863 in Clara, Kilbride, Offaly, Ireland. He was the son of Thomas Handy and Ann Daly. Patrick and Joseph were listed as the children of Thomas Handy in the 1871 census in 11 Milnes E Wynd, Liff & Benvie, Angus. Patrick and Margaret were listed as the children of Agnes MacDonald in the 1881 census in 80 Blackness Road, Liff & Benvie, Angus, Scotland.
     Patrick Francis Handy married Mary Collins on 10 November 1884 in St Andrew's RC chapel, Dundee, Angus, Scotland. They were both 21 and lived at 12 Blinshall Street, Dundee. His parents were deceased. Father Thomas Handy, flesher & mother Ann Dailly, both deceased..
     Patrick Francis Handy and Mary Collins appeared on the 1891 census in 3 Park Wynd, Dundee, St Peter's parish, Angus, Scotland. Margaret Handy and her son Thomas were living with Patrick Francis & his wife Mary Collins in the 1891 census index in St Peter's parish, Dundee: Patrick aged 28, mason's labourer, born Ireland (Ancestry) born Dundee (GROS), Mary 28, wife, born Edinburgh, Bernard aged 6, Patrick aged 3 months, born Dundee, Thomas aged 4 born Dundee, and William Handy aged 2 born Dundee; Maggie Handy 23, boarder, born Dundee, Thomas aged 4 months, born Dundee.
     Patrick Francis Handy and Mary Collins appeared on the 1901 census in 6 Bridgeton, Kinghorn, Fife. Patrick Handy 38, mason's labourer, born Ireland; his wife Mary 38 born Edinburgh; children Bernard 16, mill machine oiler, born Dundee, Thomas 14, Floorcloth tier boy, born Dundee, William 12 born Dundee, Patrick 10, born Dundee, Unity 7; born Kircaldy, Joseph aged 3 born Gasgow.
     Patrick died in 1927 in Kirkcaldy, Fife, Scotland.

Children of Patrick Francis Handy and Mary Collins

Peter Handy

(before April 1843 - )
     Peter Handy was born before April 1843. He was the son of John Handy and Ann Kenny.

Peter Handy

(12 August 1871 - )
     Peter Handy was born on 12 August 1871 in Lumdoon, Parsonstown or Birr, Ballybritt barony, Offaly, Ireland. He was the son of Peter Handy and Ann Kelly.

Peter Handy

(circa 1797 - )
     Peter Handy was born circa 1797 in Rahugh, Moycashel, Westmeath, Ireland. He was the son of Stray Handy.
     Peter served in the 81st Regiment of Foot from December 1815 to 1822. His discharge papers state: Peter Handy, born in the parish of Rahugh, near Tullamore co. Westmeath was enlisted for the 81st Regiment at Tullamore, King's county on the 19 December 1815 at the age of 18 for life. He has served in the army for 6 years & 280 days. In consequence of pulmonary disease contracted on the march with his regiment from Dublin to Cork in the month of August 1820. He also laboures under a wasting and paralysis of the muscles of the left shoulder ... arising without external injury. General conduct good. He made his mark, 7 June 1822 at Abbey Barracks. His description was: about 24, 5 foot 10 3/4 inches in height, brown hair, gray eyes, swarthy complexion, occuption - labourer..

Peter Handy

(circa 1853 - 13 March 1901)
     Peter Handy was born circa 1853 in Dundee, Angus. He was the son of John Handy and Ann Kenny. Catherine, James, Peter and Thomas were listed as the children of John Handy in the 1861 census in Rothay Land Session St, Dundee.
     Peter Handy married Ann Kelly before 1864. Peter, Thomas and James were listed as the children of John Handy in the 1871 census in Smiths Pend, Session St, Dundee, Angus.
     Peter Handy married Helen Smith on 11 August 1873 in Dundee, Angus, Scotland.
     Peter Handy and Helen Smith appeared on the 1881 census in 36 Walton Street, Liff & Benvie, Angus, Scotland. Peter Handy, married 38, born Dundee, Forfar, head, Calender Worker; Helen, 27 born Wick, Wife, Alexina, 7, Dundee, Scholar, John,4, Dundee, son, Joseph,11 months, born Dundee, son.
     Peter died of typhoid fever at 11.15 am on 13 March 1901 in King's Cross Hospital, Dundee. He was aged 46, calendar worker, husband of Helen Smith and son of John Handy & Ann Kenny, both deceased. The informant was his widow Helen Handy, of 137 Lochee Rd.

Child of Peter Handy and Ann Kelly

Children of Peter Handy and Helen Smith

Peter Handy

( - 10 July 1713)
     Peter Handy was the son of Patrick Handy.
     Peter was buried on 10 July 1713 in St Mary, Dublin. Peter, son of Patrick Handy, poor.

Policeman Handy

(circa 1775 - )
     Policeman Handy married Elizabeth Unknown (Handy). Policeman Handy was born circa 1775. He was the son of Stray Handy.

Protestant Stray Handy

Children of Protestant Stray Handy

Raheen, RC Handy

     Raheen, RC Handy was born in Clara, Kilbride, Offaly, Ireland. He was the son of Stray Handy.

Child of Raheen, RC Handy

Ralph Richardson Handy

(18 May 1842 - January 1880)
     Ralph Richardson Handy was born on 18 May 1842 in 'Parke House', Upper Moyfenrath, Meath, Ireland. He was the son of Alexander Kingston Handy and Mary Richardson.
     He served in the 45th Regiment (The Forester Brigade) from April 1862 to September 1863. Ralph Richardson Handy of the 45th Regiment of Infantry. Born Parkhouse, co. Meath on 18 May 1842. Age on first entry to the Army 19 years and 11 months. Ensign by purchase 22 April 1862. Retired by sale of commission 11 September 1863. Signed R R Handy, Ens 45th.. Ralph Richardson Handy witnessed Samuel Wesley Handy and Martha Emilia Williams's wedding on 24 October 1867 in St Peter, Dublin, Ireland.
     A marriage settlement between Ralph Richardson Handy and Gertrude Frances Williams was made on 16 September 1869 in 'Park House', Upper Moyfenrath, Meath. Copy marriage settlement executed in the names of Ralph Richardson Handy, Esq & Miss Gertrude F Williams dated 16 September 1869. Indenture between 1) Alexander Kingston Handy of Park House, Meath, esq 2) Ralh Richardson Handy of the same place,esq. son of the said A K Handy, 3) Gertrude Frances Williams of Lower Leeson St, Dublin, spinster; 4) Samuel Wesley Handy of Springfield, Kings co. & Henry Michael Williams of Williamstown House, co Kildare. Whereas AKH has perpetual freehold estate of lans of Park ferotty?? 235 acres obtained by induenture of feu farm grant dated 27 April 1859 ... and is also seized of lands in 'Spring park' c. 80 acres from indenture of fee farm grant dated 5 March 1863 ... mentions William Orme Handy the eldest son & heir of A K Handy.
     Ralph Richardson Handy married Gertrude Frances Williams, daughter of Michael Williams and Martha Unknown (Williams), on 16 September 1869 in Dublin. Mentioned also in the marriage settlement date, S Handy of Springfield, Phillipstown the only surviving trustee in Feb 1907.
     Ralph died in January 1880 in Salford, Lancashire, England, aged 37.
     His widow lived at Ulverstone, Cumbria with her niece Miss Stokes (as Mrs Raff Handy). They had a son Kingston Handy who died young in the USA and his mother looked after the two grandchildren - Franklin and Betty. When she became too old, they were adopted by a family in Canada. However Betty later resumed her original name of Handy. She was a nurse and married a Scot called 'Fitzpatrick' [probably Kirkpatrick] who was in uniform during the war. Ruth Whyte believes Mrs Raff Handy died in Ulverstone..

Child of Ralph Richardson Handy and Gertrude Frances Williams

RC Handy

     RC Handy was the son of Stray Handy.

Children of RC Handy

Rebecca Cecilia Handy

(26 May 1877 - 20 October 1961)
     Rebecca Cecilia Handy was also known as Rebekah in records. She was born on 26 May 1877 in Mill Bay?, Shawnigan Lake, British Columbia, Canada. She was the daughter of Samuel Wesley Handy and Amelie Vautrin. Rebecca Cecilia Handy was christened on 9 June 1878 in St Anne's, Canada. She was listed on the 1871 census with Samuel Wesley Handy and Amelie Vautrin in 1891 in Cowichan South, British Columbia; Samuel Handy aged 54, farmer, born Ireland, Methodist, head of household, father & mother born Ireland; Amelia Handy aged 49, homemaker, born BC, wife, Catholic, father born Quebec, mother born BC; Ellen aged 16, Catholic, daughter; Rebecca 13, Catholic, daughter; Walter, 11, Catholic, son; Florence 9, Catholic, daughter; living in a wooden single story house with 6 rooms.
     Rebecca Cecilia Handy married Henry Vincent Robertson in 1893.
     Rebecca Cecilia Handy and Henry Vincent Robertson lived at Shawnigan Lake, Vancouver Island, 1901.
     Rebecca Cecilia Handy married Carl Johan W Carlson on 25 April 1932 in Tzouhalem, British Columbia. Rebecca Cecilia Handy was the informant at the death of Samuel Wesley Handy, on 5 March 1933.
     Rebecca died on 20 October 1961 in Victoria, British Columbia, Canada, aged 84.

Richard Fleming Handy

(circa 1845 - )
     Richard Fleming Handy was born circa 1845 in Kilkenny, Ireland. He was the son of Rev Richard Fleming Handy and Jane Dugdale.
     In August 1859 his father describes him as his youngest son, a boy, is in the sea service these few months past. He was late of the QR [Queens' Regiment] or RN [Royal Navy] when informant at his father's? death in 1865 at Blunden Villa, Kilkenny. Richard Fleming Handy was the informant at the death of Rev Richard Fleming Handy, on 4 January 1865. Richard and Christina was a beneficiary in Rev Richard Fleming Handy's will proved 27 April 1865 in Dublin, Ireland.
     Richard Fleming Handy married Ann Killian on 18 April 1866 in the Register Office, Dublin, Ireland.
     Richard Fleming Handy and Christina Rebecca Handy were mentioned in July 1867.
     Richard Fleming Handy and Ann Killian were recorded on the in 1900 census in New York, USA. Richard F Handy, born c Mar 1842, Ireland, wife Annie, married for 34 years. immigrated 1867.