I have a John Scully (possibly John J. Scully), born in 1836 in Ireland, who settled in St. Louis, Mo.He had at least one brother, Martin, born in 1830 who settled in lived in Collinsville, Madison Co. IL, across the Mississippi River from St. Louis.
My John Scully was married twice.His first wife was Honora Farrell and his second wife was Mary Handerhan (married in St. Louis.)
John's children were: Anna Matilda Mayer (William Mayer); Mary (Enoch R. Blake); Margaret (Elish Mayer - Bro. to Wm. Mayer); John Scully Jr. (Catherine Fox); Martin (Catherine Cowan) - named after his uncle; Catherine (never married); William John (Elizabeth Breslyn) and Andrew (Ida Stampler).Andrew was the only child of Mary Handerhan.The other children were by Honora Farrell.