Add:born near Mallow Cork;Parents Cornelius Mullane and Ellen Roche. M Michael Ryan.3 kids Ellen, Thomas, Edward in Illinois 1859-62. Michael died. Julia m Patrick Shannahan in 1864 in Charleston, IL.She & 3 sisters Mary,Ellen & Catherine m 4 Ryan brothers. Mary-James,Ellen-Patrick,Catherine-John.sibling,Cornelius,James,Margaret.as per Paul Mullane whose ggf was James. Shannahan kids:Mary,Cornelius,William,Kate(my gm),& James.1867-74 in East Alton & Charleston, IL.(Patrick S & James Mullane & probably other relatives worked for Terre Haute Alton & St Louis Railroad(later Big 4)Anyone know of a Shannahan,Mulane,or Ryan,a railroad detective,who was killed on the job on the THA&St Louis/Big 4 or other RR in IL 1860-1920?My gm said it was an uncle, but I never got the whole story. D 1910.