John GRIFFIN, Mary KENNEDY
I'm seeking to find some information about my 3x Great Grandparents,John GRIFFIN (C1788-C1838) South Tipperary,and Mary KENNEDY (C1789-1840), South Tipperary.
They came from Clonoulty Parish,and had 4 children that I know of all born there.-1. My 2x Great Grandfather,John GRIFFIN (1804-1876).2.Patrick born 1807.3.Margaret (Peggy) (1809-1896).4.Julia b. and d. details unknown.
John Griffin married Ellen O'Keeffe from Cahir and emigrated to Australia in 1841 on the ship the "Gilmore."They settled in Kilmore,Victoria and had 7 children.Patrick was baptised 18 March 1807,other details unknown.Margaret (Peggy) married Michael Quinlan,migrated to Australia also,died 1896 Kilmore Victoria.Julia married Edmond Dwyer (1805-1891) in Clonoulty Parish on 2nd March 1824.They had 4 children all born in Clonoulty Parish and did emigrate to Australia at some stage after 1845..
Winifred (1834-1904) died at Kilmore;Kate born 1836 died USA; Michael born 1838
died ?? No details,and Edmond "Ned" (1845-1917) Kilmore, Victoria.I don't know anything about Mary KENNEDY at all;if anyone has any knowledge about these families I would love to hear from you.
Posted: 2017, Member logged in: 2021