Spencer Family Tree of Ted & Barbara Spencer

Hugh O’Neill




Irish famine, after potato blight devastates crops, results in starvation and mass emigration





Divorce becomes obtainable through the Civil Courts in England and Wales—Matrimonial Causes Act




Early 1870s

‘Jeans’ developed by tailor, Jacob Davis, and his business partner, Levi Strauss, for labourers in America



b: abt. 1833, Ireland
Parents: son of
John O’Neill, miller
Siblings unknown

occ: Licenced hawker on 1881 census
d: ?

1st m: Date & place of marriage unknown
- ? abt 1860

Sp: Unknown

Known Children:
* Sarah O'Neill (b. abt 1862, Torquay, Devon)
Margaret O'NEILL (b. abt 1864, Torquay, Devon)

2nd m: 5 December 1871,
St Wilfrid’s Church, Duncombe, York

Sp: Ann O’Neill
(b. abt 1836, daughter of Henry O’Neill, labourer)

No known children