Born: 1815 in County Armagh, Ireland.
Died: 1860-1869 in Pennslyvania USA (purportedly, no record or known gravesite location)
Emmigration: Emigrated Co Armagh Ireland w/parents settled Maugerville, NB Canada
Immigration: 1833 Houlton, Maine
Naturalization: June 1846
Census: 1861 - Wicklow, Carleton, New Brunswick, Canada.
Married: Hannah "Anne" Kelly August 17, 1890 in Houlton, Arroostook County, Maine.
"I, the undersigned, Pastor of Benidicta, Houlton, married William Lafferty, laborer to Anne Kelly, spinster, both of Houlton after the intentions of marriage being duly entered and published. The witnesses James Gallagher and Thomas Connor, Patrick Tierney , Cath. Gallagher" signed: "William Moran" (Marriage Record)

Landowner, Houlton ME, 1850, value: $200; lived at one time according to "The Story of Houlton" by Cora M Putnam: "east of the Catholic cemetery (Military St), which afterwards became the home of William Lafferty"; Landowner, 200 acres, Oak Mt NB (between Debec & Benton)

Migrated, alone, sometime during the 1860's, to PA ( purportedly), mined coal, died there.

1861 Census
Name: William Laverty
Census Place: Wicklow, Carleton, New Brunswick
Age: 43
Estimated Birth Year: 1818
Race: Irish
Relationship to Head of Household: Head
Gender: Male
Religion: Roman Catholic
Sheet Number: 20
Line Number: 755
Film Number: 517270
LAC Film Number: C-999-1000
Digital Folder Number: 4108533
Image Number: 00604