My Richard Moynihan is the son of Eugene Moriarity and Margaret Tangny. Richard was born 28 Feb. 1819.He married Mary Riodan of Lysnagrave Ire Marriage date 16 Feb. 1847.Her Parents were Daniel Riordan and Ellenore Meada of Clounteens.
They came to Erie Pa about 1850 with sons Corneluis and Eugene.After arriving in the states they had children. The family then moved to Meadville PA. Mary, born 9 Dec. 1854, baptized 17 Dec. 1854, at St. Agatha's (originally German Catholic, but the only Catholic Church in Meadville at that time).Godparents Dennis Conner and Johanna Schee (she was later known as Margaret she married an Albough) d.27 Sept. 1933
Ellen, born and about 14 July 1856, at St. Agatha's; died the same day
Richard Moynihan then married Catharine Cronin, and had the following children: Catherine was born in Skull, Co Cork she died 18 dec. 1897.Richard died 28 July 1902.
Julia, born 31 May 1859, bapt.12 June 1859, at St. Agatha's, godmother Ellen Quinn.She died 10 Jan. 1866, about seven years old.
Catharine, born 13 July 1861, bapt.4 August at St. Agatha's, godparents Thomas Tobin and Catharine Riordan (She married John Joseph Kelly) d. 5 May 1922
Jerry Moynihan b. about 1865 Went by J.D. Moved out west.
Benjamin and Honora, twins, born 1 May 1869, baptized 3 May, at St. Agatha's, godparents were Elizabeth Lehan and Michael O'Neil for Benjamin, and Mary Ann Kenny and John Carey for Honora.Honara was known as Anna and married Edward Stadler she d 20 may 1947. Benjamin was a Brother of Redemptorists Order.
Catharine Moynihan and John Kelly were married on 1 Oct. 1889, at St. Brigid's R. C. Church, Meadville. Witnesses were Benjamin and Bella Moynihan.No parents listed. They had Daughter Mary Catherine Kelly b. 1895.(My Grandmother) I Did visit St. Bridgids cemerty and found Richard Moynihan, Catherine Cronin Moynihan, Mary Margaret Moynihan Albough, Catherine Moynihan Kelly, John Kelly, Honora Anne Moynihan Stadler, Benjamin Moynihan.
I have no Information on Cornelius Moynihan b. about 1850 Eugene b. about 1851 or Jerry (J.D.) b. abt. 1865 reported to moved out west. Still living in 1905. If this connect to any one please share information!