Hi, I am seeking info on my Feeney relatives who lived in the Manhattan NY area in the 1800s.
James & Bridget Feeney lived in Huntingdon, Suffolk county, NY according to the 1870 census. By this time, they had 4 children; Mary J.(born 1855), James(b. 1859), Wm. H.(b. 1862), & Joseph F.(b. 1869).
In the 1880 census, the family was living in Manhattan NY. The father James and the youngest son Joseph were not listed in this census.THey must have past away between 1871-1879.THere was new child listed, John(b.1871).
Mary Jane married my great-grandfather, Thomas Barry about 1884.THomas and Mary Jane had 5 children by 1900; Ellen, Genevieve, Wm., THomas & Rose.Mary Jane and Thomas and the latter 3 children moved to Boston by 1920.Thomas Barry was born in BOston MA
I am seeking info on Mary Feeney's siblings. In the 1900 NY census, I found a James Feeney married to Mary(maiden name unknown). They had 2 children John(b.1887) and WM. (b. 1891).I am unsure if this James is Mary Jane's brother. BUt it might be.I would love to have new information about Mary Jane's parents James and Bridget Feeney.THey were both from Ireland.BUt I do not know when they arrived in the U.S.A.