The 1881 Canadadian Census list a James and Mary Riley. He was 37 with Irish origin and born in Ireland. Mary was 35 with Irish origin and born in Ontario. They had four children at the time, Mary age 7; John age 5; Catherine age 3; and Elizabeth age under 1. All the children were born in Quebec.
Census Place: Ste-Anne Ward, Montreal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada. Source: FHL Film 1375853NAC C-13217Dist 90SubDist ADiv 7Page 29Family 154