PATRICK DOWDand family - Hannah (Anna) Kenney and children (Bernard Sarah Charles John - and Thomas born in NZ).went to Auckland NZ in 1847 on the Minerva as part of the fencibles. He came from Easky, Sligo. He served in the 97 foot regiment and lived in Manchester before 1847. His son Bernard my ggg grandfather came to Australia.
Does any one know about his family in Ireland?
Are you a NZ relative?
My name is Jack Ruffin and I live in Victoria Australia