John Tierney born betw 1876-1879 in Brooklyn, NY. Parents were Patrick Tierney and Maria Gerrity. John married Elizabeth Evans on July 4, 1900 in St. Matthews Church, Brooklyn and had the following children : John J. (1903), Isabell (1909), Charles (1907). John died in Dec. 1917. and Elizabeth remarried. Their son John J. married Dorothy Barnes in 1925 in Brooklyn.