Peter Quigley is believed to be from Aughabog in County Monaghan. His son Edward believed born Aughabog ca 1845. Edward emigrated to the US and settled in Belmont, Massachusetts. He is on the 1880 census for Belmont MA. According to an estate administration for his daughter, Edward was living in Ireland about 1893 and then was heard from no more. The rest of the family remained in Massachusetts. On Edward's marriage certificate he states that hsi father was Peter quigley and his mother Catherine. Edward Quigley married Catherine Fitzgerald (dau of James and Julia) in Boston. Catherine was from Bandon in Co. Cork.