Michael Farrell b. 1783 in County Tipperary, Ireland. He was the son of Edward Farrell and Mary Kavanough. He came to Saint John, NB by 1815 where he worked as a carpenter. He was married 18 Dec 1820 at Grand Falls, Madawaska County to Julie Dube, daughter of Germain and Genevieve (Bourgoin) Dube. The couple emigrated to VanBuren, Maine and had 11 children. Their son Andrew Farrell, born 4 Nov 1843, married Nancy Scullion, born 1837, daughter of Patrick and Elizabeth Scullion and settled in Benton, NB.
PANB:MC1/Farrell, 4 pages.