Whomever may have information about Dennis Francis Shine, my paternal grandfather, please share it with me. Here are the particulars I have: His Parents /location:John Shine and Nora Connors (or O'Connor) Shine, Lawrence, MA, mid-late 1800's. John's first wife was Ellen Healy Cunningham. John and Ellen had Timothy (m/Caroline Burt) whose children are/were John B., Hudson Timothy (Brother Andre of the Xaverian Brothers - died w/in past few years at Middleton, Conn), Helen (died 1941), and Mary who married Norman Dittmar (who had three children - Florida). Dennis Francis Shine's Grandparents: Timothy Shine / Julia (Collins) Shine [Origin of Timothy Shine: Millstreet, Co. Cork, Ireland (we believe)]. His marriage/location: Mary Magdalene Doran, 8/16/09, Manchester, NH His estimated birth year/place: 1886,Lawrence, MA., or he could have come from Millstreet, Co. Cork, Ireland. Their (Dennis and Mary[Doran] Shine's) children: John died +/- 1965-1970) and Edward (born 1911/died 1976) both at Manchester, NH, and Robert, died in WWII in France and buried there. As son of John and Ellen Healy Cunningham, Dennis Francis' brothers and sisters are/were: Charles (M. Singleton), Julia, John (C.Mahoney)Anne, Michael (died young), Joseph, Francis, Jerome (M. Murphy) and Catherine (L. O'Connell). During the depression, Dennis Francis departed Manchester NH for work in a western state, possibly Ohio or Illinois, possibly remarried there. Location of death: unknown. Thank you, and may the road rise with you and the wind be forever at the backs of all the Shines worldwide. We are many.