Hi. Im searching for my Callaghan ancestors who lived around Urlingford on the border of Co.Tipperary and Co.Kilkenny. Heres what I know to date....
JOHN CALLAGHAN born c1845 married to BRIDGET ARMSTRONG born c1845 not sure where in Ireland, no info on marriage either.
JAMES CALLAGHAN/CALLAHAN born c1873 married MARGARET NOLAN born Urlingford c1879. Details -Date of Marriage: 02/09/1900 Parish / District: URLINGFORDCounty: Co. Kilkenny HusbandWife Name:James CallaghanMargaret Nolan Address:UrlingfordUrlingford Denomination: Roman CatholicRoman Catholic Age:Not RecordedNot Recorded
Husband's FatherWife's Father Name:John CallaghanThomas Nolan
Husband's MotherWife's Mother Name:Bridget ArmstrongMary Carter Witness 1Witness 2 Name:John BreinMargaret Monahan James and Margaret lived in several areas around the border including Rathbeg, Fennor, The Islands and Urlingford possible other places too that Im not aware of yet!
Also looking for.... THOMAS NOLAN m MARY CARTER of Urlingford area. JOHN MAHONEY m MARY GRATTAN where unknown? Co.Tipp/Co.Kilkenny. MARY MAHONEY m 1892 RICHARD COADY in Kilcooly (parish) Co.Tipp. JOHANNA CALLAGHAN m 1906 JOSEPH GRACE in Urlingford. MARGARET CALLAGHAN m JOHN NORRIS possibley Urlingford too.
My Grandparents - MARGARET COADY born 1908/9 married to JAMES CALLAGHAN born 1901 Urlingford. They married in Cashel 1929 and lived in Fennor, Urlingford and Rathbeg. Both buried in the Old Mill cemetery in Urlingford,Co.Kilkenny. I have relatives/decendents of my Callaghans living in Dublin,London and Manchester. Also have Coady relatives who emigrated to the USA, lord knows where else in the world ? Feel free to drop me a line if you think there is a connection. Slainte!Patzy C UK