Looking for descendants of Patrick Seery and Bridget McBride of Kilmurry townland, Daingean RC parish, Offaly. They had at least five children:
JOHN 3 Feb 1833 - 16 Feb 1881 He married Ann Elizabeth ("Lizzie") Barcus in Camden, Kent County, Delaware in 1856 and had at least nine children; served as a Private in Company M of the 13th Regiment of the Pennsylvania Calvary of Pennsylvania Volunteers during the Civil War. Died in Philadelphia.
MARY 14 Dec 1835
THOMAS 9 Sept 1838 Married Anne Reilly in Newark, NJ in 18??; fought in civil war; no kids; died in ny soldier's home.
BRIDGET 26 Sept 1841
PATRICK ? March 1844 He emigrated to the United States as a baby with his older sisters; fought in the Civil War; naturalized on October 12, 1857 in the District Court of Philadelphia; he married Ellen McDonald (born 1847 in Philadelphia) and had the following children: Joseph (20 Jan 1869 - 18 Nov 1954), John I (19 May 1870 - 8 Mar 1875), Ellen C. (29 Nov 1872 - 29 Dec 1893), Richard Francis (June 1874 - 9 Jan 1941), John II (3 July 1876 - 19 July 1937), Mary (Rita) (2 June 1879 - Dec 1962) and Thomas Lawrence (2 Dec 1885 - 1951). Died in Wilmington, Delaware.
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Melissa Gordon firstname.lastname@example.org Philadelphia, PA