James Carroll, parents unknown, was born 20 Sept. 1820 in Co. Wexford Ireland.His first wife was Bridget Hayes.He came to America before 1850. James and Bridget had children James, John, Patrick and Daniel.Bridget died in 1856. James remarried a woman unknown. They had daughter Annie. James died 23 July 1898.His obituary does not name is wife, only the surviving children.