Transcriptions of Death Notices by
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- New York Herald 1877
- New York
- 11th July 1877
- On Mon July 9th 1877
- Johanna Rafter in the 48 yr of her age, a native of
Castletown Co Carlow Ireland.
- Her friends and those of her cousin Mary Foreman are
respectfully invited to attend her funeral from the residence of
her cousin Mrs Foreman on Wed 11th at 1pm.
- New York Herald 1876
- New York
- 25th Nov 1876
- On Thursday 23rd Kate Bolger native of Tullow Co Carlow
- Relatives and friends are invited to attend the funeral Sat
25th from her residence 223 East 53d St at 1pm sharp.
- New York Herald 1893
- New York
- 15th July 1893
- On July 12th Ann Bolger late of Dunleckney Co Carlow beloved
wife of John Walsh aged 46 yrs.
- Funeral on Sat July 15th at 10am from No 387 3d av to St
Stephen's Church east 28th St Interment in Calvary Cemetery.
- Sudden death of John Purcell,
emigrated to London in the 1960s
The death occurred suddenly in
London on Saturday 21 January of John Purcell, eldest son of the
late Michael and Esther Purcell of Coal Market, Kennedy Street,
was visiting friends in Brentwood, Essex when he died.
He was well known as a
carpenter in the Carlow area before emigrating to England with his
family in the 1960s to take up a post as resident caretaker at the
headquarters of the Provincial Bank of Ireland in Throgmorton Street
in the City of London.
remained working in the city until his retirement some years ago.
During his time in London,
John was a supporter of the Carlow Association and was a regular at
many of its functions.
the years, John was a constant visitor to Carlow, where he enjoyed
meeting up with family and friends for a drink and a chat.
Following retirement, John
lived in Brentwood and, more recently, he moved to Billericay in
Essex, where he was living at the time of his death.
is mourned by his wife Francis, sons Tony and Leonard, daughters
Pauline and Suzanne and grandchildren, brothers, sisters, nieces,
nephews and friends.
Johnís funeral will take place in London.
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