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Query Archive Three - Apr 1998 to May 1998 (below)
KELLY CASS WALSH
Date: May 26 1998
Looking for any information regarding John KELLY (Jack) and his wife
Minnie KELLY born in 1900 maiden name CASS. They were both from
Thomastown. They came to Canada in 1923. John Kelly returned to Thomastown
in 1933. Out of their eight children two are living in Kilkenny - Peggy WALSH
and Micheal Kelly. John Kelly also had a brother Joesph who has raise his
family in Thomastown. I would really appreciate any information about John
and Minnie, or any info about my many relatives that reside in Thomastown.
Margaret Kelly Murphy gandaughter of John and Minnie Kelly.
Date: May 25 1998
Contact: Maureen Gallagher
I'm looking for any descendants of Thomas and Lizzie MEANY (maiden
name also MEANY) their daughter Mary Meany is my grandmother she came from
what was then called Ballyvalden, Clifden today not far from Kilkenny city
near the town of Gowran. She moved to Montreal in the early 1900's and
married John GALLAGHER. She named her children the same as her brothers and
sisters back home. John, Michael, Thomas, Dennis, Margaret and Ellen most of
whom still have descendants in Clifden Kilkenny. I would like to hear from
Maureen Gallagher -- email@example.com
Date: May 20 1998
Looking for information on Denis FLANAGAN married to Anne BROPHY.
Children were Mary(1865), Michael(1867), Denis(1868) and Anne(1872). Looking
primarily for descendents of Michael and Denis as I have knowledge of Mary
and Anne's descendents. Thanks.
Date: May 18 1998
Contact: Gordon Walsh
Looking for Great-Grand parents that were from Kilkenny, Parish of
"Onen". They came to USA about 1847. Great-Grandfather was William
WALSH. His Wife was name Alice, (don't know her maiden name).
If anyone has any information regarding my Great Grandparents, please
contact me by E-mail : firstname.lastname@example.org or by postal mail;
P.O. Box 356
Stuart, Florida 34995 USA
Thank you, Gordon Walsh
KEARNEY - WALSH
Date: May 17 1998
Contact: Mary Stewart
Am searching for information & family members of Thomas
KEARNEY abt 1860 Oldtown-Thomastown married to Mary WALSH born abt 1860
Oldtown-Thomastown daughter Margaret born 1880 in Oldtown-Thomastown >N.Y.
before 1903 - married Peter Molloy born 1877 in Tullamore,Roscommon, County
Date: May 13 1998
Contact: Rick Hatchette
I am trying to obtain Information on my great great grandfather, Richard
HATCHETT. His obituary (Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada) in 1870 gives his
age as 53 and his origin as Piltown, county Kilkenny. He was a
shoemaker by trade and lived in St. John's Newfoundland before settling
in Halifax. Any information on the Hatchett surname in county Kilkenny
would be greatly appreciated.
O'NEILL - REID
Date: May 12 1998
Contact: Julie O'Neil Perkins
Seeking family information on the O'NEILL's of Newtown Parish, Kilkenny,
IRE. Catholic priest, Rev. Patrick O'NEILL, died in the 1860's in
Charleston, South Carolina, USA with this location on his tombstone. He
buried a "brother", Walter O'NEILL, there in Charleston in the 1850's.
I don't know whether this is a blood-brother or a religious brother.
Additionally, there is a Thomas O'NEILL who married a Mollie REID,
another Catholic Irish immigrant, in the US. Thomas may have worked with
the railroad and may have also had ties with the Catholic church. His
children, James Joseph (b. 1845) and Mary Ann/Mollie (b. 1849, NY) were
orphaned in Charleston. For these reasons, I believe him to be related
to the above Patrick and Walter. Any information or clues would be
BUTLER - PRESTON - DALLEN
Date: May 07 1998
Contact: Pat Greenwell
I have a poorly documented family history saying that we are descended
from James BUTLER (born 1610, s/o Thomas BUTLER of Kilkenny Castle) &
Elizabeth PRESTON, by way of his daughter Anne, who married Thomas
Much has been written about this James, but I can find no mention of a
daughter Anne. Any help would be appreciated.
Cheers, Pat Greenwell in Alberta, Canada
Date: May 04 1998
Contact: Mary Ann Gallo
My gggrandparents, Patrick and Catherine BRITT, were both born in
Kilkenny, Ireland according to the 1881 Census of Durham County, England
where they lived from at least 1861 until at least 1881. Patrick was
born about 1831 and Catherine (surname unknown) was born about 1835. At
least five of their children were born in England; however, Michael and
Mary may have been born in Ireland. Later much of the family migrated
to the United States. I am looking for any information on the above
family. Thank you. -- Mary Ann Gallo
WALSH - KNOX - TEVLIN
Date: Apr 27 1998
Contact: Jean Buckwalter
I'm interested on any information about John WALSH b. 1801 (civil parish -
Rathpatrick; R.C. parish - Gleivnroe or Slieveroe; county - Kilkenny;
Ireland)...d. June 12, 1867. John married Mary Anastasia KNOX b. 1798
(Ireland)...d. Sept. 14, 1873. One of their children was Michael J. WALSH
b. Aug. 15, 1842 (Waterford, Ireland)...d.Nov. 22,1927 (New Rochelle, NY).
He married Catherine TEVLIN b. 1842 (Waterford, Ireland)...d. July 24, 1885
(Cold Spring, NY). They married on April 29, 1866 (NY State). They had 10
children, 1 of which was my grandfather, Leo Francis WALSH b. June 3, 1884
(Cold Springs, NY)...d. May 28, 1948 (Ocean Grove, NJ). Please contact me
Thanks so much, Jean Buckwalter - Orlando, Fl.
MCCABE - KELLY - SHANAHAN
Date: Apr 25 1998
Contact: Peg Kelly
I am doing research on my great-grandmother Catherine C. MCCABE, who was
born in April of 1852 in Kilkenny. Her parents are Thomas MCCABE and
Irene KELLY. Catherine immigrated to Connecticut, USA in 1862. She
married William C. SHANAHAN in 1873 in Danbuury Connecticut. Her date
of death is May 8, 1938 in S. Norwalk CT. I need the area in Kilkenny
she came from and also her siblings. I would greatly appreciate any
Date: Apr 10 1998
Contact: Ray Gavan
William Thomas KEENAN, a well educated man who trained for the
priesthood but was in some sort of uprising and either was deported or
left in a hurry to come Australia. He was a journalist here and hated
the English with a passion. He was fluent in Irish, Latin and Hebrew. Any
info on the uprising and the family would be great.
Ray Gavan. - Sydney, Australia.
CONWAY - FITZGERALD - CULLETON
Date: Apr 09 1998
Looking for information on Richard CONWAY and Mary FITZGERALD, who migrated
from County Kilkenny in the early 1850's to Montreal. They then travelled
through Vermont to Lancaster PA to Ashtabula OH and finally to Waseca MN.
Children included Francis, James, Catherine, Thomas and Elizabeth, all born
between 1830 to 1845.
Looking for Thomas and Mary CULLETON who migrated to Waseca, MN in early
1850's. Children included Margaret, Bridget, and James, all born between
1835 and 1840.
Date: Apr 06 1998
Contact: David Foley
Edward FOLEY is buried in St. Patrick's Cemetary in Clogh, Co.
Kilkenny. I believe he was born around 1798. This is as far back as I
go, I'm looking for Edwards parents, grandparents etc.
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