Thomas Normoyle was my great grandfather - son of James Normoyle and Bridget Hannan who were married 29/2/1840 in Kilcornan Parish, Stonehall, Co. Limerick Adare.
They had nine children Daniel born 16/10/1840, Bridget born 26/1/1843, Michael born 4/1/1844, Mary born 28/4/1845, Margaret born 26/12/1847, William born 27/3/1851, Catherine born 8/2/1856 , James born December 12, 1858 and Thomas born November 28, 1863.
Thomas emigrated to Australia (family history suggests with three of his brothers James, Michael and William and a cousin, David. He married Ada Ellen Creighton and had several children - William (who apparently ran away from home and ended up in the U.S.) Leslie, Mona, Doris, Thomas, Ada, Edward, Christopher (my grandfather) and Leo.