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by Kevin J. O'Brien
Mon Jun 01, 2015 1:17 am
Forum: Clare Past
Topic: Patrick Madigan, County Clare, Ireland
Replies: 9
Views: 14211

Re: Patrick Madigan, County Clare, Ireland

Jimbo,

Thanks for your help. It looks like you identified Patrick Madigan's family.

Slan,
Kevin
by Kevin J. O'Brien
Sun May 31, 2015 2:21 pm
Forum: Clare Past
Topic: Patrick Madigan, County Clare, Ireland
Replies: 9
Views: 14211

Patrick Madigan, County Clare, Ireland

Looking for help finding parents of Patrick Madigan 1873-1937 of County Clare. Patrick Madigan married Margaret Gorman of Shanaway West in 1895 in Buffalo, Erie County, New York . I recently received his death record showing his parents names of Timothy & Margaret Madigan of Ireland . I assumed that...
by Kevin J. O'Brien
Sun May 31, 2015 1:59 pm
Forum: Clare Past
Topic: Boston Pilot - Missing Friends - Devitt & McNamara, Miltown
Replies: 1
Views: 4324

Boston Pilot - Missing Friends - Devitt & McNamara, Miltown

An important Genealogical Resource for Clare Ancestors Boston College’s Irish Studies Program created a database based on The Search for Missing Friends: Irish Immigrant Advertisements Placed in the Boston Pilot from 1831-1921. The project used an eight-volume set published by the New England Histor...
by Kevin J. O'Brien
Mon Feb 02, 2015 2:32 pm
Forum: Clare Past
Topic: Hennessy Family of Clooneyogan South, Miltown Malbay, Co. Cl
Replies: 6
Views: 9710

Re: Hennessy Family of Clooneyogan South, Miltown Malbay, Co

Sadhbh,

What a great surprise opening the "Clare Past" this morning. Thank you so much for making the contact with Colin. I will put Colin in touch with his new Canadian and American cousins.

Slan,
Kevin
by Kevin J. O'Brien
Fri Jan 30, 2015 2:07 pm
Forum: Clare Past
Topic: Hennessy Family of Clooneyogan South, Miltown Malbay, Co. Cl
Replies: 6
Views: 9710

Re: Hennessy Family of Clooneyogan South, Miltown Malbay, Co

Thank you both for your help.
Slan,
Kevin
by Kevin J. O'Brien
Wed Jan 28, 2015 12:22 am
Forum: Clare Past
Topic: Hennessy Family of Clooneyogan South, Miltown Malbay, Co. Cl
Replies: 6
Views: 9710

Hennessy Family of Clooneyogan South, Miltown Malbay, Co. Cl

This is a picture of Darby Hennessy of Clooneyogan South, Miltown Malbay, Co. Clare, Ireland. He is he son of Owen Hennessy and Elizabeth Mulqueeny . Darby was married to Margaret Fincuanne . His brother, William Hennessy 1827-1899 immigrated to Buffalo, NY and sister, Mary Hennessy 1827-1915 immigr...
by Kevin J. O'Brien
Fri Jan 16, 2015 4:40 pm
Forum: Clare Past
Topic: County Clare Irish living in Wigan, Lancashire, England
Replies: 9
Views: 21795

Re: County Clare Irish living in Wigan, Lancashire, England

TBH, This is wonderful. Thank you so much. I will have to read this over a few times and digest the facts. My head is spinning now. Would you please contact by email, killernanfarm@gmail.com I have some information of the McCarthy's of Clohaninchy you may be interested in. Thank you again! Slan, Kev...
by Kevin J. O'Brien
Tue Oct 28, 2014 11:30 am
Forum: Clare Past
Topic: McMahons, Hennessys, Killeens, Cahills, and Lawlors
Replies: 3
Views: 6911

Re: McMahons, Hennessys, Killeens, Cahills, and Lawlors

Justiin,

Thank you.
This is something that I have been wanting to do for my Clare families.
The next generation will applaud you!
Slan,
Kevin J O'Brien
Buffalo, NY USA
by Kevin J. O'Brien
Fri Oct 03, 2014 5:50 pm
Forum: Clare Past
Topic: Michael Foudy & Bridget Tuttle parents of Catherine Foudy
Replies: 2
Views: 4940

Re: Michael Foudy & Bridget Tuttle parents of Catherine Foud

Thank you Miriam. I was looking at Inagh. There are some Foudy family in Miltown that came from Inagh.

Slan,
Kevin
by Kevin J. O'Brien
Fri Oct 03, 2014 5:46 pm
Forum: Clare Past
Topic: Irish inscription on Burke grave in Killernan
Replies: 16
Views: 40415

Re: Irish inscription on Burke grave in Killernan

Paddy, I have a good picture of the stone on http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=pv&GRid=119741185 ERECTED BY MARY BURK DUNSALLAGH IN MEMORY OF HER BELOVED HUSBAND THOMAS BURKE WHO DIED MARCH 28th 1907 AGED 76 YEARS ALSO BRIDGET PILKINGTON NEE BURKE WHO DIED APRIL 6th 1894 AGED 34 YEARS MA...
by Kevin J. O'Brien
Tue Sep 30, 2014 4:46 am
Forum: Clare Past
Topic: Michael Foudy & Bridget Tuttle parents of Catherine Foudy
Replies: 2
Views: 4940

Michael Foudy & Bridget Tuttle parents of Catherine Foudy

Looking for the Townland and Parish for Catherine Foudy. Catherine Foudy of County Clare daughter of Michael Foudy and Bridget Tuttle married James O'Brien son of John O'Brien and Catherine Mulqueen of Kilfarboy, Miltown Malbay, County Clare at immaculate Conception RCC, Buffalo, Erie, New York on 1...
by Kevin J. O'Brien
Thu May 15, 2014 5:40 pm
Forum: Clare Past
Topic: County Clare Irish living in Wigan, Lancashire, England
Replies: 9
Views: 21795

Re: County Clare Irish living in Wigan, Lancashire, England

Sharon,

Thanks for the help. I will look into the sources and let you know it I have any success.

Slán,
Kevin
by Kevin J. O'Brien
Thu May 15, 2014 2:36 am
Forum: Clare Past
Topic: County Clare Irish living in Wigan, Lancashire, England
Replies: 9
Views: 21795

County Clare Irish living in Wigan, Lancashire, England

Is anyone familiar with the Catholic records in Wigan, Lancashire, England? The family of Michael O'Brien and Anne McInerney of Kilclehaun, Mullagh, Kilmurry-Ibrickane Parish, County Clare, Ireland moved with their children to Wigan, Lancashire, England in the early 1850's. Their daughter Honora O'B...
by Kevin J. O'Brien
Tue Apr 01, 2014 1:18 am
Forum: Clare Past
Topic: Birth Record for Patrick O'Brien circa 1868
Replies: 0
Views: 3760

Birth Record for Patrick O'Brien circa 1868

I would appreciate help in locating a birth record or baptism and origin of Patrick O'Brien born in Ireland on 15 Aug 1868 son of Dennis O'Brien and Catherine Noonan. This information was taken from his death record. Three USA Census records indicate that he immigrated between 1882-1884 to Buffalo, ...
by Kevin J. O'Brien
Mon Mar 31, 2014 3:51 am
Forum: Clare Past
Topic: James/Bridget Lardner - Cloonlaheen West, Kilmurry Ibrickane
Replies: 1
Views: 3749

Re: James/Bridget Lardner - Cloonlaheen West, Kilmurry Ibric

Jessica, My family is from the Kilmurry-Ibrickane Parish and I would be glad to assist you any questions you have about the parish. I am from Buffalo, NY and have visited Cloonlaheen many times. I also had family that went to Cascade, Iowa in the 1850's Please contact me at killernanfarm@gmail.com S...