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James (Jim) STACK [Parents] was born on 3 Sep 1896 in Ballygoughlin, Glin, Co. Limerick. He died on 17 Jul 1965 in Moyvane South, Moyvane, Co. Kerry. He was buried in Murhur Cemetery, Moyvane, Co. Kerry. James married Mary (Molly) CUNNINGHAM in Apr 1921.

Mary (Molly) CUNNINGHAM [Parents] was born on 10 Mar 1893 in Kilbaha, Moyvane, Co. Kerry. She was christened on 12 Mar 1893 in Moyvane, Co. Kerry. She died on 22 Jul 1976 in Tralee, Co. Kerry. She was buried in Ahavoher Cemetery, Moyvane, Co. Kerry. Mary married James (Jim) STACK in Apr 1921.

Molly's baptismal sponsors were William O'Connor and Mary O'Connor.

After they married, Jim and Molly lived on the Dore family farm in the townland of Moyvane South (Molly's mother was a Dore) in the parish of Moyvane. Jim was a skilled farmer. He used to kill his own and his neighbours' pigs. He also had great expertise with cattle, and was a hard worker, managing to increase the capacity of the farm from 18 to 40 milch cows, with the assistance in later years of his son Dick and daughter Bridie.   

There is a family story about Jim about the time he was taking a load of turf from Ballygoughlin to Glin using an unbroken horse; he refused to take holy water from his sister Babe on setting out, only to suffer a fall and a broken leg on the journey, following which he developed a respect for holy water!

They had the following children.

  M i Thomas (Tom) Joseph STACK was born on 20 Jan 1922. He died on 12 May 2020.
  F ii Mary (Mai) STACK was born on 15 May 1923. She died on 14 Jan 2007.
  M iii John STACK was born on 18 Jan 1925. He died on 18 Jan 2002.
  M iv Richard (Dick) STACK was born on 31 Jul 1926. He died on 23 Jan 2008.
  F v
Eileen (Sr. Dympna) STACK was born on 13 Aug 1928 in Moyvane South (Shronagraga), Co. Kerry. She died on 13 Mar 2020 in Ballinasloe, Co. Galway.

Eileen entered the order of the Sisters of the Christian Retreat in France on 15 August 1949. She made her First Profession on 2 February 1952 and her Final Profession on 24 September 1957, becoming Sr. Dympna.

After graduating with a B.A. degree from the University of Reading in the UK Sr. Dympna worked in East Molesey in Surrey and later as principal at Holy Rosary College, Mountbellew, Co. Galway.
  F vi Brigid (Bridie) STACK was born on 3 Oct 1931. She died on 19 Sep 2015.

Living [Parents].

Living.

They had the following children.

  F i Living.
  M ii Living.
  M iii Living.

Living.

Living [Parents].

They had the following children.

  F i Living.
  M ii Living.

Living.

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Living [Parents].

Living [Parents].


Maurice GLYNN [Parents] died in 2002. Maurice married Lola 'UNKNOWN'.

Maurice lived in Brussels where he worked for the E.U.

Living.

They had the following children.

  M i Living.
  F ii Living.

Living.

Living [Parents].

They had the following children.

  M i Living.
  M ii Living.

Denis O'DONOVAN [Parents] was born in Co. Limerick. He died on 12 Aug 2010. Denis married Elizabeth (Eilish) J. DAVOREN in 1970 in Galway.

Denis worked for the Department of Agriculture.

Elizabeth (Eilish) J. DAVOREN [Parents] was born on 10 Mar 1942 in Galway. She died on 3 Jun 2021 in Shantalla, Galway. Elizabeth married Denis O'DONOVAN in 1970 in Galway.

Eilish is a retired nurse and lives in Athlone, Co. Westmeath.

They had the following children.

  M i Living.
  M ii Living.
  F iii Living.

Michael LAYDEN died.

Michael took over the running of the family coalmine.

A Miss Bridget Layden, daughter of the late Michael Layden of Spencer Harbour, Carrick-on-Shannon, Co. Leitrim, died on 5 February 1940 at her residence at the Glencar Private Hotel in Dun Laoghaire. It is a possibility that Bridget may have been a daughter of Michael above that we hadn't known of.

He had the following children.

  F i Mary LAYDEN / LEYDEN was born about 1886. She died on 30 Jun 1976.
  M ii
P. LAYDEN (male) died.

I have been told of a Patrick Layden of Lecarrow, Spencer Harbour, Carrick-on-Shannon, Co. Leitrim whose wife's name may have been Mary Jane and who had the following children:
Vincent (married to Monica with a son named Padraic; Vincent died in Co. Sligo in 1992)    
Paddy
Dermot (married Beatrice Hunt about 1966)
Joe (a schoolteacher; married Lily Gallagher from Co. Sligo about 1968)
Sr. Imelda (who worked in South America)
Margaret and
Mary
Could Patrick from Lecarrow have been P. Layden above?
  M iii
John LAYDEN died.
  M iv
Michael LAYDEN died in 1954.
  F v 'unknown' LAYDEN (female) died.
  F vi
K. LAYDEN (female) died.
  F vii 'unknown' LAYDEN (female) died.
  M viii
James LAYDEN was born about 1900. He died on 14 Mar 1953 in Arigna, Co. Roscommon.

Carl A. CORESSEL died. Carl married Clara J. 'UNKNOWN'.

Clara J. 'UNKNOWN' died. Clara married Carl A. CORESSEL.

They had the following children.

  F i Rita Anne CORESSEL was born on 3 Feb 1923. She died on 15 Jun 1996.

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