GRIFFIN/O'KEEFE/FENNESSY FAMILIES, SOUTH TIPPERARY
I'm looking for the families of my 2x Great Grandparents,Ellen O'KEEFE,and John GRIFFIN,from South Tipperary.Ellen O'KEEFE was born in 1811,in Cahir Parish,the daughter of Michael O'KEEFE and Mary FENNESSY.Ellen had a sister Margaret,born 1813.John GRIFFIN was born in 1804, in Clonoulty Parish,South Tipperary. His parents were John GRIFFIN and Margaret KENNEDY. He had siblings Patrick, b.1807, and Margaret,b.1809,who emigrated to Australia ,married Michael Quinlan from Tipperary,and died in Kilmore,Victoria,in 1896. They each may have had other siblings.Ellen and John married C1840 and emigrated to Port Phillip,now Melbourne,Victoria, Australia,arriving in Dec.1841 on the "Gilmore",with a very young daughter, Johannah,born on the voyage out to Australia.They settled in Kilmore,Victoria,and had 6 more children.I would be grateful for any information on these families in South Tipperary.
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