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John THORNTON [Parents] was born on 20 Jan 1905 in Kilbaha, Moyvane, Co. Kerry. He was christened on 21 Jan 1905 in Moyvane, Co. Kerry. He died on 11 Apr 1906 in Kilbaha, Moyvane, Co. Kerry. John married Bridget O'CONNOR on 6 Feb 1937 in Moyvane, Co. Kerry.

Sponsors at John's baptism were Richard Hudson and Helen McAuliffe.

John and Laurence were twins. Both died of influenza within days of each other at the the age of just 15 months.

Bridget O'CONNOR [Parents] was born in probably Glenalappa, Moyvane, Co. Kerry. She died. Bridget married John THORNTON on 6 Feb 1937 in Moyvane, Co. Kerry.


Edmond O'CONNOR died.

He had the following children.

  F i Bridget O'CONNOR died.

Living [Parents].

Living.


James HENEGHAN died. James married Margaret Ann HORKAN.

Margaret Ann HORKAN [Parents] was born about 1860 in probably Liscottle, Swinford, Co. Mayo. She died after 9 Jul 1915. Margaret married James HENEGHAN.


Michael M. HIGGINS [Parents] was born about 1833 in Claremorris, Co. Mayo. He died on 2 Nov 1875 in probably Claremorris, Co. Mayo. Michael married Mary HORKAN in 1864 in Swinford, Co. Mayo.

Michael, a merchant and landowner in Claremorris, died at the age of 42. The eldest of his seven childen was 10 years of age and the youngest just seven months.

Mary HORKAN [Parents] was born in 1840s in probably Liscottle, Swinford, Co. Mayo. She died on 9 Jul 1915 in Carramarla, Carrowmarley, Claremorris, Co. Mayo. She was buried in Ballinsmalla Cemetery, Claremorris, Co. Mayo. Mary married Michael M. HIGGINS in 1864 in Swinford, Co. Mayo.

Mary was the eldest daughter of George and Maria.

They had the following children.

  F i Bedelia (Delia) Mary HIGGINS was born on 24 Mar 1865. She died after 25 Jun 1941.
  F ii Elizabeth (Eliza) Mary Ursula HIGGINS was born on 28 Apr 1866. She died in May 1952.
  M iii
Patrick Joseph HIGGINS was born on 9 Sep 1867 in 14 George Place, Dublin. He died on 12 Feb 1895 in Claremorris, Co. Mayo.

Patrick died at the age of 27.

  M iv
Michael F. HIGGINS was born on 17 Feb 1869 in James's St., Claremorris, Co. Mayo. He died after 25 Jun 1941.
  M v
Thomas Joseph HIGGINS was born on 25 Nov 1872 in Carramarla, Carrowmarley, Claremorris, Co. Mayo.
  M vi Robert Ignatius HIGGINS was born on 1 Jan 1874. He died on 25 Jun 1941.
  F vii
Margaret HIGGINS was born on 10 Apr 1875 in Carramarla, Carrowmarley, Claremorris, Co. Mayo.

Robert SCOTT [Parents] was born about 1864. Robert married Bedelia (Delia) Mary HIGGINS on 11 Jan 1888 in Claremorris, Co. Mayo.

Bedelia (Delia) Mary HIGGINS [Parents] was born on 24 Mar 1865 in James's St., Claremorris, Co. Mayo. She died after 25 Jun 1941. Bedelia married Robert SCOTT on 11 Jan 1888 in Claremorris, Co. Mayo.

Marriage Notes:

According to his civil marriage record Robert was an Inland Revenue officer with an address at 7 Dominick St., Galway.

They had the following children.

  F i
Maud SCOTT died.
  F ii
Laura SCOTT died.
  F iii
S. SCOTT (female) died.
  M iv
William (Willie) SCOTT died.

Michael BROWNE [Parents] was born about 1847 in Ballinrobe, Co. Mayo. He died in 1934 in probably Westport, Co. Mayo. Michael married Elizabeth (Eliza) Mary Ursula HIGGINS on 21 Jun 1890 in Claremorris, Co. Mayo.

Michael ran a drapery business in Westport, Co. Mayo.

Elizabeth (Eliza) Mary Ursula HIGGINS [Parents] was born on 28 Apr 1866 in James's St., Claremorris, Co. Mayo. She died in May 1952 in Bon Secours Hospital, Tuam, Co. Galway. Elizabeth married Michael BROWNE on 21 Jun 1890 in Claremorris, Co. Mayo.

Eliza lived on Shop St. in Westport, Co. Mayo.

They had the following children.

  M i Richard George BROWNE was born about 1891. He died in Dec 1969.
  F ii Gladys Maud BROWNE was born about 1893. She died in May 1967.
  F iii
Elizabeth M. BROWNE was born about 1894 in Westport, Co. Mayo.

Elizabeth, a teacher, was working in London at the time of the death of her mother in 1952. She later moved to Dublin.

Elizabeth never married.
  M iv
Michael John BROWNE was born on 20 Dec 1895 in Westport, Co. Mayo. He died in 1980 in Galway.

In 1937, at the age of just 42, Michael was consecrated Bishop of Galway.
  F v
Margaret Mary BROWNE was born about 1897 in Westport, Co. Mayo.

It is possible that Margaret Mary and Marie, a sibling listed below, are the same person.
  F vi Marie BROWNE died after 1979.
  M vii
Thomas BROWNE was born about 1903 in Westport, Co. Mayo. He died in 1986 in San Francisco. He was buried in San Leandro, California.

Thomas was a parish priest in San Leandro near San Francisco.

'unknown' HIGGINS died.

He had the following children.

  M i Michael M. HIGGINS was born about 1833. He died on 2 Nov 1875.
  M ii Thomas Frances HIGGINS died after 9 Jul 1914.

Robert Ignatius HIGGINS [Parents] was born on 1 Jan 1874 in Carramarla, Carrowmarley, Claremorris, Co. Mayo. He died on 25 Jun 1941 in Carramarla, Carrowmarley, Claremorris, Co. Mayo. Robert married Mary Ellen BRANNICK about 1910.

Robert died of heart failure aged 66.

Mary Ellen BRANNICK died after 25 Jun 1941. Mary married Robert Ignatius HIGGINS about 1910.

They had the following children.

  F i Mary Kate HIGGINS was born on 30 Jan 1911. She died on 15 Dec 1965.
  F ii Elizabeth HIGGINS was born on 1 Jan 1912. She died.
  F iii
Catherine HIGGINS was born on 13 Feb 1913 in Carramarla, Carrowmarley, Claremorris, Co. Mayo. She died.
  M iv
Michael George HIGGINS was born on 1 Nov 1915 in Carramarla, Carrowmarley, Claremorris, Co. Mayo. He died.
  M v
Herbert (Bertie) HIGGINS was born in Carramarla, Carrowmarley, Claremorris, Co. Mayo. He died.
  M vi Robert Joseph HIGGINS died.

Thomas Frances HIGGINS [Parents] was born in Claremorris, Co. Mayo. He died after 9 Jul 1914. Thomas married 'UNKNOWN'.

'UNKNOWN' died. 'UNKNOWN' married Thomas Frances HIGGINS.

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