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Emly, County Tipperary, Ireland
and its Connections to Troy, NY

References to Troy, NY on Tombstones in Emly,
County Tipperary, Ireland

Left Hand Side Row 7 Grave 9

Erected by Mrs. William HARTIGAN of Troy New York in memory of her beloved father John Ryan, Ballyvistea, who died 3 rd May 1872 aged 72 years, also her beloved mother Mary Ryan who died 17 th Sept 1891 aged 85 years.

Right Hand Side Row 8 Grave 4

Erected by Johanna and Bridget CAREY of Troy New York ( U.S.A.) in memory of their beloved father who died May 9 th 1886, also their beloved mother died Dec 28 th 1888.
The CAREYS of Garryancahara

Extracted by Lynn Carey Grice, March 2004, from
The Gravestone Inscriptions of Emly, O’Dwyer, Michael (Editor)
New Orleans: New Emly Press, 1993.

This is a booklet of transcribed tombstone inscriptions from the graveyard at St. Ailbe's Church in Emly, Co. Tipperary. In the editor's words "The inscriptions on tombstones in the graveyard at Emly often contain many names placed there in memory of a loved one. The body may or may not be entombed within the grave. As many as 24 names are found on one stone. Relationships are often indicated."

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