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by Kevin J. O'Brien
Mon Mar 26, 2012 10:41 pm
Forum: Clare Past
Topic: Baptism Registers of Kilfarboy and Kilmurry Parish 1832-1839
Replies: 0
Views: 2831

Baptism Registers of Kilfarboy and Kilmurry Parish 1832-1839

The Parishes of Kilmurry-Ibrickane and Kilfarboy were a parish unit for 600 years. Today they are known as Mullagh and Miltown Malbay . In 1839 the parish priest, Fr. Anthony McGuane died and the parishes were separated. The recording of baptism and marriage for the combined parishes started in earl...
by Kevin J. O'Brien
Mon Mar 26, 2012 2:05 am
Forum: Clare Past
Topic: Thomas Sexton & Susannah Anglim
Replies: 30
Views: 55062

Re: Thomas Sexton & Susannah Anglim

Paddy, Thank you. When my grandfather's sister, Delia O'Brien married John Cahill in 1905 in Waverly, NY there was a local woman, Maggie Mescall that traced the family and varified the relationship of 2nd cousins for the priest to marry them. (Maggie was from Shanaway) Their grandmother's were siste...
by Kevin J. O'Brien
Sat Mar 24, 2012 6:55 pm
Forum: Clare Past
Topic: Thomas Sexton & Susannah Anglim
Replies: 30
Views: 55062

Re: Thomas Sexton & Susannah Anglim

Marriage K-I Sexton Thomas & Anglim, Joanna 1846 Feb 8.jpg Anne, There is another very interesting story about the Sexton and O'Halloran family of Mount Scot. The Sexton and Halloran family lived in the North East corner of the townland near the cross roads where Ahy Bridge is located. This is know...
by Kevin J. O'Brien
Fri Mar 23, 2012 11:28 pm
Forum: Clare Past
Topic: Thomas Sexton & Susannah Anglim
Replies: 30
Views: 55062

Re: Thomas Sexton & Susannah Anglim

Annie, I just read Lucille's post of the godparents for one of John Power and Bridget Halloran children. Bridget's mother was Mary Sexton 1802-1854. There has to be a relationship between our families. You can look at my blog or family tree on Ancestry.com and trace the Power family. John Power and ...
by Kevin J. O'Brien
Wed Mar 21, 2012 4:11 am
Forum: Clare Past
Topic: Thomas Sexton & Susannah Anglim
Replies: 30
Views: 55062

Re: Thomas Sexton & Susannah Anglim

Annie,

I can send send you copies of the baptisms if you haven't received them as of yet.

Your family is from Mount Scot, Knockanalban, Parish of Kilmurry-Ibrickane, Co. Clare.

You can email me at KilmurryIbrickaneOBriens@gmail.com

Cheers,
Kevin
by Kevin J. O'Brien
Wed Apr 20, 2011 6:16 am
Forum: Clare Past
Topic: O'Brien's of Shanaway Townland, Kilmurry-Ibrickane, Co Clare
Replies: 0
Views: 3550

O'Brien's of Shanaway Townland, Kilmurry-Ibrickane, Co Clare

The O'Brien's of Shanavoe-Shanaway Townland, Kilmurry-Ibrickane Parish, County Clare, Ireland Shannovea Townland in Kilmurry-Ibrickane Parish had four O’Brien’s listed as occupiers in the 1826 Tithe Applotment Books . They were Patrick O’Brien , Widow of Michael O’Brien , James O’Brien and Sylveste...
by Kevin J. O'Brien
Tue Apr 19, 2011 7:07 pm
Forum: Clare Past
Topic: Martin Downes 1869 - 1935
Replies: 8
Views: 9025

Re: Martin Downes 1869 - 1935

I have attached a copy of the baptism records from the Kilfarboy Baptism records for the children of Michael Downes and Bridget Honan. I hope this helps.
Have fun researching.

Kevin J. O'Brien
by Kevin J. O'Brien
Tue Apr 19, 2011 6:41 pm
Forum: Clare Past
Topic: Clare Parish Register information in American Parish records
Replies: 1
Views: 4448

Re: Clare Parish Register information in American Parish rec

Cindy, Your message was very interesting. I live near Ellicotville, NY but have not done any research in Ellicottville. I have been to the Catholic Cemetery in town and noticed all the Clare names on the stones. I am a member of the Buffalo Irish Genealogical Society (BIGS) and will bring it to thei...
by Kevin J. O'Brien
Thu Apr 07, 2011 4:04 pm
Forum: Clare Past
Topic: O'Brien's of Quartermire, Knockanalban, Kilmurry-Ibrickane
Replies: 1
Views: 3780

O'Brien's of Quartermire, Knockanalban, Kilmurry-Ibrickane

O'BRIEN'S of QUARTERMIRE, KNOCKANALBAN, KILMURRY-IBRICKANE, COUNTRY CLARE, IRELAND Michael O’BRIEN married into the Looney farm in the townland of Knockanalban, Kilmurry-Ibrickane Parish, County Clare, Ireland circa 1850. Michael O’Brien is listed as an occupier in the 1855 Griffith Valuation as ha...
by Kevin J. O'Brien
Tue Apr 05, 2011 12:35 am
Forum: Clare Past
Topic: Kate Sexton
Replies: 11
Views: 13287

Re: Kate Sexton

Theresa. My g-g-grandmother was Mary Sexton 1802-1854 of Knockanalban . She was married to John Halloran of Knockanalban cicra 1820. She also had a sister, married to Luke Darcy . I do not know her first name. Their family lived next door in Bonivilla or in Knockanalban . There were a number of Sext...
by Kevin J. O'Brien
Mon Apr 04, 2011 2:47 pm
Forum: Clare Past
Topic: Chicago Policeman from Quilty, Kilmurry-Ibrickane, Co. Clare
Replies: 0
Views: 2689

Chicago Policeman from Quilty, Kilmurry-Ibrickane, Co. Clare

Patrick Howe was born in Quilty, Kilmurry-Ibrickane, County Clare , Ireland in Feb 1863. The son of Thomas Howe of Quilty and Margaret Cahill of Frehane, Knockanalban, Co. Clare . Patrick Howe was a first cousin to my great Uncle John Cahill . I have a picture of Patrick Howe , Chicago Policeman #1...