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by pwaldron
Sat Dec 06, 2008 10:01 pm
Forum: Clare Past
Topic: News items for Ennis, central Clare, and undetermined places
Replies: 17
Views: 51166

Re: News items for Ennis, central Clare, and undetermined places

Hi Sharon I have now read the Other Clare article and followed up some of the references to Ivar O'Brien's `O'Brien of Thomond'. (Maurice Cuffe's daughter Elizabeth m. 8 Feb 1652 Joseph Deane; their daughter Elizabeth Deane married as her second husband the widowed Sir Donough O'Brien, 1st Bt., of D...
by pwaldron
Fri Nov 21, 2008 10:40 pm
Forum: Clare Past
Topic: News items for Ennis, central Clare, and undetermined places
Replies: 17
Views: 51166

Re: News items for Ennis, central Clare, and undetermined places

Thanks, Sharon. I will look up that Other Clare article when I get a chance. I didn't realise when I posted the Cuffe information above that there was a triangle of marriages between Frosts, Morans and Cuffes: On 23 Jan 1855, James Frost M.R.I.A., the famous Clare historian, married Bedelia Moran. O...
by pwaldron
Mon Nov 10, 2008 1:27 am
Forum: Clare Past
Topic: Macinerney of Blakemount, co. Clare and Australia in WWI
Replies: 1
Views: 4986

Macinerney of Blakemount, co. Clare and Australia in WWI

Margaret Mary (Madge) Macinerney, daughter of John McInerney and Bridget O'Halloran McInerney, was born 16 Jun 1879 at Blakemount, in the townland of Knockatermon, co. Clare - see IGI at http://www.familysearch.org/eng/Search/igi/individual_record.asp?recid=100291071762 Thanks to Paddy Casey for det...
by pwaldron
Mon Nov 10, 2008 12:49 am
Forum: Clare Past
Topic: News items for Ennis, central Clare, and undetermined places
Replies: 17
Views: 51166

Re: News items for Ennis, central Clare, and undetermined places

It should not be a surprise that Jane O'Brien Moran was named after her mother: http://www.clarelibrary.ie/eolas/coclare/genealogy/odavoren/notes.htm has a tombstone inscription: Inserted into the east gable, in south-east angle of the chancel of the old church of Noughaval, is a slab with the follo...
by pwaldron
Mon Nov 10, 2008 12:30 am
Forum: Clare Past
Topic: News items for Ennis, central Clare, and undetermined places
Replies: 17
Views: 51166

Re: News items for Ennis, central Clare, and undetermined places

A couple of slight corrections to one of the marriage notices posted by Sharon above: December 2, at Cratloe Church, by the Rev. M. O'Connor, P.P., of Clare Abbey, Joseph P. CUFFE, Esq., eldest son of Laurence Cuffe, Esq., of Alma-terrace, Monkstown, to Jane O'Brien, third daughter of Augustine MORA...
by pwaldron
Sun Oct 26, 2008 1:14 am
Forum: Clare Past
Topic: McDermotts of Cooraclare area & Shragh
Replies: 3
Views: 7262

Re: McDermotts of Cooraclare area & Shragh

Mrs Crotty was the daughter of Michael Markham and Margaret Keane (see 1901 census of Gower North). Con Colbert's mother was Norah Josephine MacDermott, daughter of the famous schoolteacher Cornelius (Connor) MacDermott and his wife Catherine Breen: April 26, at Corraclare, county Clare...Michael, s...