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Relatives of Michael, Matthew & Thomas Donlon who settled in USA
Posted by: Patrick Donlon (ID *****4231) Date: January 09, 2005 at 04:14:51
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Looking for information on relatives of William Donlon 1846-1919 and Elizabeth Cahill 1845-1930 of Ballyhealy, Delvin Co. Westmeath, Ireland. Michael, Matthew and Thomas left Ireland and settled in America and two sons of James, John Joe and Tom who also settled in America for my family tree, any help greatly appreciated.


Family: {All born in the family home in Ballyhealy Delvin, Co. Westmeath.}
John 1868-1946
Michael 1872-1953
William 1873-1942
James 1875
Maryanne 1878-1958
Matthew 1880
Julia 1882-1954
Thomas 1884
Elizabeth 1888-1979
Patrick 1892

Michael {Born: 1872 Died:1953}
Emigrated to New York, married Nora Murphy a widow with three children, John, Della and Mable Murphy and had three further children Elizabeth, Walter and Janet Donlon. Worked in the hotel business, retired on 30th April 1942 and three months after his retirement on July 29th 1942 he suffered a stroke and died on the 17th of January 1953
Their son Walter married, had two children Walter Jnr.born in 1944 and Denise {perhaps} born in 1948 and christened on the 18th of April 1948. Their daughter Janet married and had two son Peter born in 1939, Michael born 1941 and a daughter Janet Sue born 1944.

James {Born: 1875}
Settled in Barrack Street, Cork, Ireland. Had several children who emigrated to England & the USA one been John Joe who died in New York on the 16-Jan-1949 the second been Tom who also emigrated to the USA

Matthew {Born: 1880}
Emigrated to New York, married and had a family, no details.

Thomas {Born :1884}
Thomas emigrated to the USA, spent some time in New York and then went further West and lost all contact.

Pat Donlon

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