McDaid/McDevitt, (Nora)Dunleavey of Bundoran, Carr Doherty Mulreany Gallagher O'Gara
All of these marriages and baptisms and deaths occured in and around Croagh, Frosses, Dunkineely, Bruckless 1856 to 1960
James McCloskey circa born 1856 m Brigid Bresland/Breslin Ballybrillaghan Inver Marriage 25/02/1878 Both age approx 22yrs. RC church of Frosses present:- Francis Brennan Maggie Doherty Brigid McCloskey Death 16 /03/1924 James McCloskey Death 21 /03/1925
Francis McCloskey Born 1/08/1884 Lived on Ballymoney St., Ballymena and left for America about 1922. First wife Catherine Cannon Ardara, Donegal died in NYC dod circa 1930? Second wife Sheila Julia Brennan, Lemgare, Clontibret, Monaghan d/o/b 6/8/01? died 29/12/1979. Frank McCloskey Death 19/09/1955.All of the above buried in Calvary 4 Cemetery, along with John Mc Closkey below, in Long Island City, NY
James Mc Closkey Born 27/12/1878 Baptised Killaghtee 29/05/1880 present James & Mary Breslin James McCloskey married Maggie Gallagher date unknown but could have been married in Donegal town or Killybegs or even Belfast James McCloskey Age 80 Death 19 /05/1960
Mary McCloskey Born 10/03/1883 Baptised ‘MaryJane’ Killaghtee 4/11/1882 present John & Mary Carr Mary Jane McCloskey/Edward Gormley Marriage 29/01/1913 St Peter’s RC Cathedral Belfast Edward Gormley came from Castlederg Co Tyrone. He moved to Belfast where he met MaryJane Mary Jane (McCloskey) Gormley Death 24 /10/1927 age 40+
Anne Mc Closkey Born 27/12/1878 Baptised Killaghtee 1/12/1878 (?) present Michael & Hannah McGinley
Anne McCloskey married John McDevitt Farmer from Casheloogary RC church of Killaghtee Present:- Pat Mulreany Mary Jane McCloskey McDevitt/McDaid were interchangeable names! She was known as Mrs McDaid Anne McDaid Death 26/07/1913
Catherine Mc Closkey Baptised Killaghtee 9/08/1886 present Cormac Dunleavy & Ellen O’Gara Catherine Mc Closkey married Conal Quinn, Croagh
John McCloskey Born 25/05/1878 married Catherine(Cassy) Doherty from Doochary No details could have been married in Donegal town, Killybegs or Dungloe John McCloskey Age 38 Death 19 /03/1927
John Mc Closkey's daughter was named Anne. I have my cousin an Anne Mc Closkey Mc Ginley who was alive near Dunkineely/Inver up until early 1990's. Her father John Mc Closkey b 25/05/1878 married Catherine(Cassy) Doherty from Doochary. He traveled to America in 1926/7 ? and died there c 19/03/1927.
His sister Catherine Mc Closkey married Conal Quinn of Croagh, Dunkineely as shown above.