Calling all Kavanaughs:Muirgaine (Morgan)KAVANAUGH, born circa 1760, Co.Wexford, Ireland. He is currently the easliest known ancestor. He was the father of John KAVANAUGH, born circa 1785, Enniscorthy, Co. Wexford, Ireland - died 1863, Vinton, Quebec, Canada.
John KAVANAUGH fathered 6 sons, Morgan, James, John, Loughlin, Daniel, and Edward.At least 3(4), James, Loughlin, Edward and Daniel fled to America during the "Potato Famine" circa 1849. Loughlin and Daniel settled in Mississippi. James went "West" and ended his journey in Washington Territory.
Brother, John KAVANAUGH, may have come through Canada and ended his journey in Nebraska.
The whereabouts of Morgan Kavanaugh is still unclear.
Searching for KAVANAUGHS in Missippi, Nebraska, Washington, and Quebec, Canada. Will answer all!