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From: Nan Brennan <>
Subject: Visitation Parish baptisms. 1908 -15
Date: Sun, 9 Apr 2006 21:43:48 -0500

A few baptisms from Visitation parish, some but not all these are my
Thanks to cousin Beth Walsh for the research. Most of these families
are from Co Kerry.

Surnames:Brennan, Walsh, Howard, Sheehy, Kissane, Golden,
O'Connor,Cooke, Sullivan, Butler, Courtney, Ryan

Visitation Church, Chicago LDS film # 1752989
Baptisms 1908 - 1915

Anna Teresa Brennan
b) Jan 1 1909 bapt) Feb 7 1909
parents: Frank Brennan and Annie Walsh
sponsors: Patrick Walsh and Mary Walsh

p. 28
Wm James Brennan
b) Aug 9 1909 bapt) Aug 29 1909
parents: John Brennan and Margaret Courtney
sponsors: James O'Connor and Dorothy (?) Ryan

p. 35
William Philip Brennan
b) Nov 10 1909 bapt Nov 21 1909
parents: Philip Brennan and Bridget O'Connor
sponsors: Wm Brennan and Mary O'Connor
married: Miss Vivian Coffin at St Francis DePaula Church
Chicago on Dec 19 1942 by Rev J Ambrose Murray
witnesses: Maurice Brennan and Evelyn (?)

p. 68
Nora Sheehy
b) Feb 21 1911 bapt Mch 5 1911
parents: Thomas Sheehy and Margaret Cooke
sponsors: Ed Brennan and Hannah Brennan

p. 70
John Michael Walsh
b) Mch 26 1911 bapt) Apr 9 1911
parents: Denis Walsh and Cath Sullivan
sponsors: John Golden and John Howard

p. 89
John Joseph Brennan
b) Nov 26 1911 bapt) Dec 10 1911
parents: Philip Brennan and Bridget O'Connor
sponsors: George Sinon and Mary Sinon
married: Jean Alice Rockwood Jun 6 1944 at Chapel 218
Camp Hood Texas by Chaplain Raymond B Meyer
witnesses: Paul J Gaudet (?) and Mrs Rosella Mayer

Margaret Colletta Brennan
b) Jun 2 1912 bapt) Jun 23 1912
parents: Patrick Brennan and Marg't Walsh
sponsors: John N Butler and Mary E Walsh
married: Harold Hoppenstedt at Most Precious Blood Church
Thurs Jan 12 1933 by Rev C L McDonough
witnesses: Mary Ruberson and Rev E D Malley

Thomas Edward Brennan
b) Nov 27 1912 bapt) Dec 15 1912
parents: Edward Brennan and Julia Howard
sponsors: Martin J Brennan and Dora Howard
married: Elizabeth McEvoy at St Aloysius Church Chicago
on Aug 1 1942 by Rev Bernard Laukemes (?) Pastor
Disp. 3 - Banns

(Patrick) Joseph M Kissane
b) Mch 19 1913 bapt) Mch 30 1913
parents: Michael Kissane and Marg't Brennan
sponsors: Wm Brennan and Hannah Kissane
married: Catherine Agnes Lavin in St Gabriel's Church Chgo
Sept 27 1941 by Rev Harold Trainor Pastor
witnesses: Thomas Fahey and Lavergne Karthage

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