Seeking information on ancestors of James McClusky/McCluskey/McCloskey, born Co. Monaghan, Ireland c1785, died Ontario, Canada after 1861. He married Mary Flynn, born Co. Monaghan, Ireland c1796, died after 1871 Ontario, Canada.
He is listed on the 1861 Canada Census, ED 5, Township of Caledon, Lines 13-20, with following family members.Hugh McClusky, farmer, b. Ire, age 32, single; James McClusky, farmer, b. Ire, age 76, married; Mary McClusky, b., farmer, b. Ire, age 65, married; Ann McClusky, b. Ire, age 25; Louis H. Barney, b. US, age 7; John Kilasky, farmer, b. Ire, age 14; Wm. McCormack, b. Canada West, age 7; Alice McClusky, b. IRE, in US during census, age 20. Looking for a connection to my 2ggparents, Patrick Short and Margaret McClusky, who were born in Co. Monaghan and married in Canada.