Muintervara Marriages, 1823-1824

From the parish registers for the RC parish of Muintervarra [variant names: Kilcrohane, Muintervara, Durrus), Diocese of Cork & Ross, County of Cork, civil parish of Kilcrohane, Co. Cork, at the NLI's Catholic Parish Registers at the NLI. For all of the marriage records transcribed below, the officiating priest was the Rev. Richard Quinn, parish … Continue reading Muintervara Marriages, 1823-1824

Muintevara Marriages, 1821-1822

From the parish registers for the RC parish of Muintervarra [variant names: Kilcrohane, Muintervara, Durrus), Diocese of Cork & Ross, County of Cork, civil parish of Kilcrohane, Co. Cork, at the NLI's Catholic Parish Registers at the NLI. For all of the marriage records transcribed below, the officiating priest was the Rev. Richard Quinn, parish … Continue reading Muintevara Marriages, 1821-1822

Muintervara Marriages, 1819-1820

From the parish registers for the RC parish of Muintervarra [variant names: Kilcrohane, Muintervara, Durrus), Diocese of Cork & Ross, County of Cork, civil parish of Kilcrohane, Co. Cork, at the NLI's Catholic Parish Registers at the NLI. For all of the marriage records transcribed below, the officiating priest was the Rev. Richard Quinn, parish … Continue reading Muintervara Marriages, 1819-1820

Stepcousins?

And Bob's Your Uncle... Sometimes it really helps to have a genealogy program that can calculate and display more than one relationship between two given individuals -- which is what I have at Ottawa Valley Irish: A Genealogy Database, where I use TNG (The Next Generation of Genealogy Sitebuilding). Take, for example, the case of Eugene … Continue reading Stepcousins?

Three Generations

My great-grandmother Catherine Honora McCarthy (1876-1941), with her daughter Noreen McGlade (1913-1996), and one of her granddaughters. Credits: Fonts: Coldstyle, Heck Italic; P22 Typewriter; Saltpetre. Typewriter Alphabet keys: HGD by Laurie Ann. All other papers and elements by the Shabby Princess. View the Family History Scrapbook.  

When did my maternal grandparents meet?

My maternal grandparents John ("Jack") Eugene McGlade[1.  My grandfather was probably named after both his paternal and his maternal grandfathers: John after John McGlade, and Eugene after Eugene McCarthy.] and Delia Lucie Derouin were married on 10 February 1931, at St. John Chyrostom RC Church in Arnprior (Renfrew Co., Ontario). My grandfather lived in his … Continue reading When did my maternal grandparents meet?

John Joseph McCarthy, James McCarthy, and two unidentified

Courtesy of Ryan McCarthy (a descendant of Eugene McCarthy and his first wife Catherine Traynor), here's a really nice studio portrait from about 1915 (taken at Perth, Lanark Co., Ontario): Only two of the four subjects (the two in the middle) can be positively identified. The two people in the middle are half-brothers: the young … Continue reading John Joseph McCarthy, James McCarthy, and two unidentified