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by johnmayer
Sat Jun 22, 2013 1:20 am
Forum: Clare Past
Topic: James KENNEDY from Cabey's Lane Ennis 1835-1910
Replies: 7
Views: 11784

Re: James KENNEDY from Cabey's Lane Ennis 1835-1910

Poulaknew is an area of present day Feighroe in Connolly. It is on the border of Inagh Parish. My Kennedy ancestors occupied two of the five farms there in the 1800's. I was always told there was a connection between our Kennedy's and the Kennedy Funeral Home in Ennis. I have additional information ...
by johnmayer
Fri Apr 26, 2013 7:02 pm
Forum: Clare Past
Topic: Looking for info re Baker and Clune families, Clare 1840's.
Replies: 11
Views: 15235

Re: Looking for info re Baker and Clune families, Clare 1840

Margaret, I have two Gallery Families in Kilmaley Parish. Catherine Gallery was present in Cappalea South at the time of the Griffith's Valuation. But the family is not present there in 1901 or 1911. and James and Bridget Gallery of Garrynagry, Killaniv, who were married prior to 1828, and had at le...
by johnmayer
Fri Apr 26, 2013 6:53 pm
Forum: Clare Past
Topic: Looking for info re Baker and Clune families, Clare 1840's.
Replies: 11
Views: 15235

Re: Looking for info re Baker and Clune families, Clare 1840

Vince,

Please feel free to send it to me at dundeemayer@comcast.net

I think you are on the trail.

John
by johnmayer
Fri Apr 26, 2013 12:20 pm
Forum: Clare Past
Topic: Looking for info re Baker and Clune families, Clare 1840's.
Replies: 11
Views: 15235

Re: Looking for info re Baker and Clune families, Clare 1840

Margaret, Carncreagh in Kilmaley Parish does indeed border Doolough in K-I Parish. In addition to the Michael Kenny mentioned in Carncreagh, the Gleeson Family in neighboring Renagisha, Furroor were renting 115 acres, two roods an 37 perches from Maurice Kenny. In Lisbiggen, Killaniv, 102 acres, one...
by johnmayer
Thu Apr 25, 2013 10:35 pm
Forum: Clare Past
Topic: Looking for info re Baker and Clune families, Clare 1840's.
Replies: 11
Views: 15235

Re: Looking for info re Baker and Clune families, Clare 1840

On another note in Furroor, Kilmaley, in the neighboring townland of Reinagisha, there were Gleeson's. In Lisroe, Furroor their is the Lynch Family. Margaret Lynch from Lisroe, married James Clune from Ruan, Co. Clare in the mid 1800's. Their son Patrick Joseph born on January 6, 1864 near Ruan, bec...
by johnmayer
Thu Apr 25, 2013 10:27 pm
Forum: Clare Past
Topic: Looking for info re Baker and Clune families, Clare 1840's.
Replies: 11
Views: 15235

Re: Looking for info re Baker and Clune families, Clare 1840

Carncreagh or Corann Cree is in Furroor, Kilmaley parish, which borders neighboring Kilmurry Ibrickan Parish. If your Shanaway is correct, then it is quite possible that the Baker's and Clune's are geographically from the same area. Many people from this region, identified there birthplace as Ennis ...
by johnmayer
Thu Apr 25, 2013 10:18 pm
Forum: Clare Past
Topic: Looking for info re Baker and Clune families, Clare 1840's.
Replies: 11
Views: 15235

Re: Looking for info re Baker and Clune families, Clare 1840

THE BAKER’S OF CARNCREAGH, FURROOR also sometimes known as Corann Creagh The earliest records of the Baker family in Kilmaley Parish are the Tithe Applotment records of December 24, 1826. In this record the occupier of the land in Carncreagh was listed as Patrick Baker. In 1855, the Griffith’s Valua...
by johnmayer
Wed Mar 06, 2013 11:27 pm
Forum: Clare Past
Topic: Looking for the family of John and Mary (Murphy) Dunn
Replies: 3
Views: 4148

Re: Looking for the family of John and Mary (Murphy) Dunn

The dates don't exactly match, but John Dunne and Mary Murphy were married in Ennis on August 27, 1859.

There is also one child baptized as follows: James Dunn on April 23, 1862.

http://www.ennisparish.com/genealogy/
by johnmayer
Mon Dec 17, 2012 11:52 pm
Forum: Clare Past
Topic: Halpin Hallinan
Replies: 3
Views: 4578

Re: Halpin-Duffy-Miller-Hallinan

THE HALPIN FAMILY OF MAGOWNA, KILLANIV At the time of the 1826 Tithe Applotments, Owen Halpin was identified as occupying land in Magowna, Killaniv. Patrick Halpin and Mary Daffy Patrick Halpin and Mary Daffy were married on February 11, 1846. They had at least two children. Here are the Baptism rec...
by johnmayer
Sun Nov 25, 2012 2:14 pm
Forum: Clare Past
Topic: Registers for Ennis, County Clare
Replies: 3
Views: 4608

Re: Registers for Ennis, County Clare

Joanne,

http://www.ennisparish.com/genealogy/

A great data base of Ennis marriages and Baptisms exists at the link above. Good luck.

John
by johnmayer
Thu Nov 22, 2012 8:00 pm
Forum: Clare Past
Topic: Happy Thanksgiving
Replies: 0
Views: 2639

Happy Thanksgiving

Today is the Feast of Thanksgiving in America, when we give thanks for the people and things in our lives. I would like to say thank you to the staff at the Clare Library and all the contributors to this post, that help all of us connecto to our past and preserve it for our future. Happy Thanksgivin...
by johnmayer
Tue Nov 13, 2012 6:23 pm
Forum: Clare Past
Topic: Where are Clonolman and Knocknagechs?
Replies: 15
Views: 21388

Re: Where are Clonolman and Knocknagechs?

Sharon,

Agreed! I think Kyle is on the track now. The sources for all three immigration records was indeed Ancestry.com.

John
by johnmayer
Tue Nov 13, 2012 2:37 am
Forum: Clare Past
Topic: Where are Clonolman and Knocknagechs?
Replies: 15
Views: 21388

Re: Where are Clonolman and Knocknagechs?

Coffey 1911.pdf OK, so we know John arrived in 1928 to his sister Catherine in New York. At 25, that would put his birth about 1903. I checked on Catherine's immigration and found that she arrived in New York on November 14, 1925 onboard the Republic. She lists her nearest relative in ireland as Mr...
by johnmayer
Mon Nov 12, 2012 9:58 pm
Forum: Clare Past
Topic: Where are Clonolman and Knocknagechs?
Replies: 15
Views: 21388

Re: Where are Clonolman and Knocknagechs?

The attached images show the ship manifest form th President Harding. The information is contained on line 16 on each page.
by johnmayer
Fri Nov 09, 2012 1:12 am
Forum: Clare Past
Topic: Where are Clonolman and Knocknagechs?
Replies: 15
Views: 21388

Re: Where are Clonolman and Knocknagechs?

Sharon, Ironically I recently posted a question on the Kitson's and Moroney's . It maybe a coincidence but My great grandmother Bridget Moroney born in Cloongowna, Inagh Parish, had a sister named Ellen. Ellen Moroney (b. 1858) married John Lyons and lived in Lickaun, Templemaley. Their daughter Han...