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Denis (Den) COLLINS [Parents] was born on 1 Mar 1905 in Purt, Abbeyfeale, Co. Limerick. He was christened on 3 Mar 1905 in St. Mary's Church, Abbeyfeale, Co. Limerick. He died on 29 Apr 1983. He was buried in Reilig Ide Naofa, Abbeyfeale, Co. Limerick. Denis married Ellen (Lil, Ellie) BROSNAN on 9 Feb 1937 in St. Brigid's Church, Duagh, Co. Kerry.

Den's baptismal sponsors were Cornelius Riordan and Mary Riordan.

Den inherited the Collins family farm in Purt.

Ellen (Lil, Ellie) BROSNAN [Parents] was born on 23 Jan 1907 in Islandanny, Duagh, Co. Kerry. She was christened on 26 Jan 1907 in Moyvane, Co. Kerry. She died on 16 Apr 1996 in Purt, Abbeyfeale, Co. Limerick. She was buried in Reilig Ide Naofa, Abbeyfeale, Co. Limerick. Ellen married Denis (Den) COLLINS on 9 Feb 1937 in St. Brigid's Church, Duagh, Co. Kerry.

Sponsors at Lil's baptism were Edmund Hudson and Bridget Hudson.

Marriage Notes:

Witnesses to the marriage were Daniel Collins of Purt, Abbeyfeale and Hanora Brosnan of Pilgrim Hill, Duagh.

They had the following children.

  F i Living.
  M ii Living.
  F iii Living.
  F iv Living.
  M v Living.

William KEANE [Parents] was born on 3 Mar 1912 in Church St., Listowel, Co. Kerry. He was christened on 3 Mar 1912. He died on 6 Aug 2012 in Listowel, Co. Kerry. He was buried in St. Michael's Cemetery, Listowel, Co. Kerry. William married Mary Ita (Ita) BROSNAN on 24 Jun 1944 in St. Brigid's Church, Duagh, Co. Kerry.

William was born in the Harp & Lion Bar at 44 Church St., Listowel and was baptised on the day of his birth. His baptismal sponsors were Patrick Keane and Mary Anne Keane. William later owned a bar at 76 Church St. He and his wife, Ita, lived in Kilcara, Duagh, Co. Kerry.

Mary Ita (Ita) BROSNAN [Parents] was born on 28 Dec 1912 in Islandanny, Duagh, Co. Kerry. She was christened on 29 Dec 1912 in St. Brigid's Church, Duagh, Co. Kerry. She died on 13 Nov 1991 in Listowel, Co. Kerry. She was buried in St. Michael's Cemetery, Listowel, Co. Kerry. Mary married William KEANE on 24 Jun 1944 in St. Brigid's Church, Duagh, Co. Kerry.

Ita's baptismal sponsors were Michael Kane and Ellen Hudson.

Marriage Notes:

The priest who married Ita and William was Fr. Thomas Moloney who was a second cousin of Ita's. Witnesses to the marriage were William Keane of Garryard, Listowel, Co. Kerry and Hanora Brosnan of Pilgrim Hill, Duagh, Co. Kerry.

They had the following children.

  F i Living.
  M ii Living.
  M iii Living.
  M iv Living.
  F v Living.
  M vi Living.
  M vii
Donal Martin KEANE was born on 18 Jan 1952. He died on 10 Sep 1953.

Donal was Michael's twin.
  F viii Living.
  M ix Living.

John (Jack) Christopher COLLINS [Parents] was born on 24 Dec 1915 in Knocknagorna, Athea, Co. Limerick. He died on 20 Oct 1984 in Limerick. John married Ita MCENERY on 5 Jun 1943.

Jack farmed in Knocknagorna, Athea, Co. Limerick.

Ita MCENERY [Parents] was born on 23 Jan 1917 in Tubbertureen, Moyvane, Co. Kerry. She died on 28 May 2006 in Knocknagorna, Athea, Co. Limerick. She was buried in Holy Cross Cemetery, Athea, Co. Limerick. Ita married John (Jack) Christopher COLLINS on 5 Jun 1943.

Marriage Notes:

Witnesses were Michael Collins and Hanora McEnery.

They had the following children.

  M i Denis Andrew COLLINS was born in 1944. He died on 4 Jun 2015.
  F ii Living.
  F iii Living.
  F iv Living.
  M v Living.
  M vi Living.
  F vii Living.
  F viii Living.

'unknown' BARNES died before Jun 2011. 'unknown' married Johanna (Hannah) MCENERY.

Johanna (Hannah) MCENERY [Parents] was born on 18 Mar 1918 in probably Tubbertureen, Moyvane, Co. Kerry. She died on 30 May 2011 in London. She was buried in Old Cemetery, Knockanure, Co. Kerry. Johanna married 'unknown' BARNES.

Hannah lived in London.

They had the following children.

  F i Living.

John (Jack) Joseph KEANE [Parents] was born on 20 May 1922 in Minas de Matahambre, Pinar del Río, Cuba. He died on 10 Apr 2015 in Towson, Maryland. John married Catherine (Kathleen) MCENERY on 10 Apr 1948 in Manhattan, New York.

John was a lawyer. According to his obituary on Legacy.com, John was born in Cuba where "his father was employed by the American Metals Company as a supervisor at the Minas de Matahambre, which was one of the largest copper/silver mines operating in the region". Tho obituary goes on to say that John "graduated from Fordham Preparatory School, Fordham College and Fordham Law School. His senior year in college was interrupted by World War II; he enlisted in the U.S. Army and served in London, England in the intelligence unit under General Eisenhower".

John met his wife, Kathleen, during his time in England. After the war, Kathleen joined him in the United States and they married.

Catherine (Kathleen) MCENERY [Parents] was born about 1920 in probably Tubbertureen, Moyvane, Co. Kerry. She died on 4 Jul 1991 in Albany, New York. Catherine married John (Jack) Joseph KEANE on 10 Apr 1948 in Manhattan, New York.

Kathleen lived in New York.

They had the following children.

  M i Living.
  F ii Living.
  F iii Living.
  F iv Living.
  M v Living.
  F vi Living.

Jeremiah WHITE died. Jeremiah married Bridget (Bridie) MCENERY.

Bridget (Bridie) MCENERY [Parents] was born on 7 Apr 1919 in probably Tubbertureen, Moyvane, Co. Kerry. She died in 1985. Bridget married Jeremiah WHITE.

They had the following children.

  F i Living.

Denis (Denny) MCENERY [Parents] was born on 3 Sep 1921 in probably Tubbertureen, Moyvane, Co. Kerry. He died on 26 Dec 2012 in Listowel, Co. Kerry. He was buried in Knockanure Cemetery, Co. Kerry. Denis married Catherine (Kitty) COX in 1962 in Church of the Holy Rosary, Limerick.

Denis farmed in Tubbertureen, Moyvane, Co. Kerry.

Catherine (Kitty) COX [Parents] was born in 1934 in Kilcox Lower, Lisselton, Co. Kerry. She died on 5 Dec 2020 in Tubbertureen, Moyvane, Co. Kerry. Catherine married Denis (Denny) MCENERY in 1962 in Church of the Holy Rosary, Limerick.

They had the following children.

  M i Living.
  F ii Living.
  M iii Living.
  M iv Living.
  M v Living.
  M vi Living.
  M vii Living.

Edward GIBLIN. Edward married Monica GORDON on 28 Apr 1926 in Castlerea, Co. Roscommon.

Monica GORDON [Parents] was born on 8 Feb 1895 in Clerragh, Fairymount, Co. Roscommon. She was christened on 10 Feb 1895 in Fairymount, Co. Roscommon. Monica married Edward GIBLIN on 28 Apr 1926 in Castlerea, Co. Roscommon.

They had the following children.

  M i Living.
  M ii Living.
  M iii Living.
  M iv Living.

Living [Parents].

Living.

They had the following children.

  M i
Peter GORDON was born in 1974. He died in 1974.
  M ii Living.
  F iii Living.
  M iv Living.
  F v Living.
  F vi Living.

Peter WALSH [Parents] was born on 20 May 1896 in Clounleharde, Ballyhahill, Co. Limerick. He died on 10 Dec 1941 in County Home, Newcastle West, Co. Limerick. Peter married Mary (Mai) SHEEHAN on 10 Jul 1937 in Moyvane, Co. Kerry.

Peter died of tuberculosis aged only 45.

Mary (Mai) SHEEHAN [Parents] was born on 6 Jun 1907 in Kilbaha, Moyvane, Co. Kerry. She was christened on 8 Jun 1907 in Moyvane, Co. Kerry. She died on 19 Jan 1988. Mary married Peter WALSH on 10 Jul 1937 in Moyvane, Co. Kerry.

Other marriages:
O'SULLIVAN, John (Jack)

Sponsors at Mai's baptism were Michael Collins and Margaret Hudson.

Mai lived in Tenekilla, Ballyhahill, Co. Limerick.

Marriage Notes:

Witnesses to the marriage were Denis Costello of Glin, Co. Limerick and Mary J. Enright of Ballyhahill, Co. Limerick.

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