Hi, I am looking into the Murtagh family history, from Ballivor, Co. Meath. The information I have so far is as follows:
John Murtagh married Mary Russel and had 4 children; Michael 13/06/1881; Pat 07/11/1882; Mary 19/05/1884 and William 30/01/1886.
Michael Murtagh and Mary Ann Reynolds married on the 01/03/1897 and had 6 children. Margaret 17/11/1897, Margaret died 09/05/1929 aged 31; James 30/10/1899 married Mary Ann Leach on the 11/02/1918; Mary Ann (Polly) 09/12/03, Mary Ann died 20/05/1934 aged 29, Mary Ann had a daughter also called Mary Ann known as Maureen. Maureen was married to John and lived in Ballygalley, Co. Tyrone; Julia 13/0,6/06 married Tom Burke on January 1937; Elizabeth 13/06/06. No date for her marriage but she was married and lived in Belfast before moving to England. Her husband's name was William and she had one son.
There was another son Michael, but I don't know the date of his birth.
Julia had 3 children: Mary 18/12/1937; Johnny 07/01/1942 and Ann 25/07/1947.
Mary (known as Marie) was married to Gus O'Connor on the 14/09/1966. They lived in Galway and had 3 children also: Paula 22/06/1967; Sharon 13/02/1970 and Regina 13/02/1974.
Paula was married to Gerard Kerin on the 06/06/1992 and have one son Callum born 20/09/1996.
Sharon was married to John Naughton on the 26/01/1991 and they have 3 children. Tara-Maria 05/06/1991; Savanna 13/10/1993 and Matthew 29/03/2006.
I was married to Brian Delaney on the 08/09/2000 and we have 1 daughter, Ava-Maria born 25/11/2008.
Johnny Burke was married to Maura and had one daughter, Georgina. They separated and we don't know anything about his daughter other than that they moved to England.
Ann is married to Stephen Cooney and they have 4 children. Brenda, Julie, Eilis and Anthony.
This is all the information I have. If anybody has any information about anyone in the Murtagh family down through the years I'd be delighted.