John Conniff (pronounced Cunniff)b. March 1858 in Ireland. Married Elizabeth Flaherty in England. Immigrated in 1887 to Plymouth, Luzerne Co., PA. Children: John Anthony (b. 1885 in Rugby, England), Mary (b. 1886, England), Thomas, James, Joseph, Francis, Victor, Bridget, & Elizabeth. He died in 1918 in S. Bethlehem, PA where some of the family had relocated.