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Re: JAMES LAWRENCE KENNY AND SIBLINGS BIRTHS ENGLAND;AND McKEAN COUNTY PENNSYLVANIA
Posted by: Kathleen Herron (ID *****6277) Date: March 22, 2011 at 09:23:05
In Reply to: JAMES LAWRENCE KENNY AND SIBLINGS BIRTHS ENGLAND;AND McKEAN COUNTY PENNSYLVANIA by BRIAN HOLLINS of 1414

All caps horrible to read.

Okay in 1910 there is John and sister Anna on King Street, in Eldred. In 1900 is the father w/children on King Street -- all their birthdates "off" but much more in line with Kate Gerrety's ... if you believe them related.

1910 - Eldred, King Street
both born ENG, parents IRE, arvd 1890 ...
John Kenny M 35y
Anna Kenny F 26y ... so Anna arrived age 6?????


Name: James Kinney
Home in 1900: Eldred, McKean, Pennsylvania
Age: 59
Birth Date: ****Aug 1840****
Birthplace: Ireland
Race: White
Gender: Male
Immigration Year: 1885
Relationship to head-of-house: Head
Father's Birthplace: Ireland
Mother's Birthplace: Ireland
Marital Status: Widowed
1900 - Eldred, King Street
Kinney, James Aug 1840, 59, IRE, avd 1885* life ins agent
Thomas, March 1862, ENG, IRE IRE, currier-tannery avd 1880
John, April 1865, ENG avd 1882
Anna, May 1876, ENG avd 1885*
Charley, Aug 1877, ENG avd 1885*



This looks promising - 1881 England Census:

Name: James Kenny
Age: 43
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1838
Relation: Head
Spouse's Name: Mary Kenny
Gender: Male
Where born: Ireland
Civil parish: Heap
County/Island: Lancashire
Country: England
Street Address: 3 William Street
Condition as to marriage: Married
Education:
Employment status: View image
Occupation: Agent ****
Registration district: Bury
Sub-registration district: Heywood
ED, institution, or vessel: 9
Neighbors: View others on page
Household Members: Name Age
James Kenny 43
Mary Kenny 44
Thomas Kenny 22
Catherine Kenny 20 (1861)
John Kenny 19 (1862)
James Kenny 15 (1866)
Mary Jane Kenny 11
Annie Kenny 9
Charles Kenny 6 (1865)
Owen Kenny 4
Edward Kenny 2

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The PA death certs would have asked parents' names .... and place of birth. How about Jas Lawrence's death cert in 1947?


JAMES LAWRENCE KENNY 1864 - 1866 IRELAND OR ENGLAND

Aliases difficult to follow, so let me look for the siblings ---- so they came to the states as children, with parents???

CATHERINE KENNY BORN OCTOBER 1861, McKEAN COUNTY 1882.
SHE MARRIED PATRICK GERRETY IN 1886.
JOHN KENNY BORN 1875, McKEAN COUNTY PENNSYLVANIA 1890;
ANNA KENNY BORN 1884, McKEAN COUNTY 1890;



1900 - Ceres
Name: Catherine A Gerrety
Home in 1900: Ceres, McKean, Pennsylvania
[Ceres, McKean, Pennsylvania]
Age: 38
Birth Date: Oct 1861
Birthplace: England
Race: White
Gender: Female
Immigration Year: 1882
Relationship to head-of-house: Wife
Father's Birthplace: Ireland
Mother's Birthplace: Ireland
Mother: number of living children: 9
Mother: How many children: 10
Spouse's Name: Patrick H Gerrety
Marriage Year: 1886
Marital Status: Married
Years Married: 14
Patrick H Gerrety 50
Catherine A Gerrety 38
Mary Ellen Gerrety 13
Catherine B Gerrety 11
Lawrence E Gerrety 10
Anna Gerrety 9
James H Gerrety 7
Francis M Gerrety 6
Elizabeth Gerrety 4
Joseph E Gerrety 2
Raphael V Gerrety 1

I see Raphael and his father (and Kate must be here):
St. Mary’s RC Cemetery, Sartwell, Annin, PA
Phone the cemetery for a date of death ... and get her death cert & obit:
http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~pamckean/

Kate is still alive in 1930:

Name: Katherine Gerrity
Home in 1930: Eldred, McKean, Pennsylvania
View Map
Age: 63
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1867
Birthplace: England
Relation to Head of House: Head
Race: White
Katherine Gerrity 63
Lawrence E Gerrity 40
Anna H Gerrity 38
John B Gerrity 25

And I see John & sister Anna in Edred in 1910 ...
Name: John Kenny
Birthplace: England
Relationship to Head of Household: Self
Residence: Eldred, McKean, Pennsylvania
Marital Status: Single
Race : White
Gender: Male
Immigration Year: 1890
Father's Birthplace: Ireland
Mother's Birthplace: Ireland
Family Number: 54
Page Number: 3
Household Gender Age
John Kenny M 35y
Anna Kenny F 26y ... so Anna arrived age 6?????




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