Catherine ,aka, Katie married Cornelius Joseph Ryan in Fulton Co., GA, 26 JUL 1892. They had at least 4 children: Cornelius (1895), William (1896), Daniel Bernard (1898) and John Francis (1900). All born in Orleans Parish. Catherine and Cornelius (or C.J.) are in Metaire Cemetery. Catherine (1871-1941). Cornelius (1872-1944).
Katie's father was Michael McGrath (Ireland, CT, GA and McCormick, SC died 1901). Her mother was Johanna Maher of Augusta, GA, died CA 1874.I am seeking Catherine McGrath Ryan's (Augusta, Atlanta, New Orleans) parents. Her 1/2 brother was my GGrandfather (John Thomas McGrath of McCormick, SC).
There was a Major Leauge Baseball player of the 40's and 50's, Cornelius Joseph Ryan, III, widely known as Connie Ryan who died in Metaire in 1996 at 76 years of age. Is this their grandson? Haven't established the connection. I hope someone can