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From: Nan Brennan <>
Subject: Brennan Sheehy Walsh Howard from Kerry
Date: Sun, 2 Apr 2006 03:31:02 -0500

Reposting interests:

Brennan, Broderick, Sheehy, Walsh, Howard, Kissane, O'Connor, Houran,
Connors, Enright, Houran, Hickey, McElligott.

Known: North Kerry to Chicago to: Original ParishVisitation RC
Parish(US immigration 1898 to 1915)

Parents in KerryJohn Brennan and Margaret Sheehy; grandparents
Philip Brennan and Mary Broder/Broderick

Brennans from Guhard Lisselton(I believe there was another line
probably 1st cousins same path Lisselton to So Side Chicago)

Brodericks were in Farranastack @1830-50 per birth records of
Brennans children of Brennan/Broderick

Prominent Given Names:Philip, William, Eugene, John,

Chicago sibling immigrantsPhillip, William, Edward, MIchael,
Patrick, Martin,Catherine, Margaret Kissane
Left on Farm in Guhard:Eugene, Thomas and John (John may
have gone to Dublin and/or England)

Sheehys from Duagh

Prominent Given Names:Patrick, Michael, Thomas, Edward, Hannah, Nora

Chicago Sibling immigrants:Michael (m Hannah Sheehy) Thomas (m
Bridget) Nora (m Ryan)

Howards from Bromedera/Lyrecrumpane

Prominent Given Name:John, Daniel, Julia, Dora
Chicago Sibling immigrantsDaniel m Sara Walsh, Julia m Ed
Brennan, Dora m Michael Brennan

Walsh---unknown but from No Kerry.(in Kerry--John Walsh's daughter
Mary Walsh married John Howards son John)

in Chicago---unknown.

Closely related names:Kissane, O'Connor, Houran, Enright,
McElligott,Hickey,Broder, Broderick

To :Originally most went to Visitation Parish.

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