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Burns Family of Clinton, NY / Gassner Family of Utica, NY

Updated March 13, 2002

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BURNS: Bernard BURNS 1839-1908 b. Ballinran, Co. Down, Ireland
FITZPATRICK: Mary FITZPATRICK Burns 1840-1886 b.Ireland
MOYLAN: Patrick MOYLAN of Brierfield, Co.Galway, Ireland
CONROY: Bridget CONROY Moylan 1860-1906 of Cloonkeen, Co.Galway
MANGAN: Francis Mangan b 1831 in Ireland emigrated to the US in 1853 and settled in Clayville, Town of Paris, Oneida County, NY with his wife, Julia.
GAFFNEY: Catherine Marie Gaffney b.1864 Delvin,Westmeath Ireland
Parents: William and Catherine GOUNRY

BELLOSA: George Joseph BELLOSA (b.1830) of Germany emigrated to Utica, NY around 1850
MATT: Theodore 1832-1916 and Johanna MATT 1832-1909 of Igelschlatt im Schichthal, Baden Germany ran an Inn and lumber concern before emigrating to the US in 1878
GASSNER: Josef Johan GASSNER b.1825 Austria
WALCH: Kreszentia Walch GASSNER b.1826 Austria

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Family Photos
  • Burns Family, Clinton, NY 1914 (39 KB)
    My grandfather's family:(rear l-r) Mary MOYLAN Burns, John Bernard BURNS, Mary (Carr), Alice (Townsend), Delia (Clifford), John Edward (Row2) James Dewey BURNS(grandpa), Thomas Patrick, (Front) Marjorie Rita (Edson), Francis Peter, Sara Elizabeth (Wiggers) and very front: The Dog - Toby
  • Matt Family abt 1890, Utica, NY (167 KB)
    My GG-Grandparents and children: Standing: Alice MATT BELLOSA(g-grandmother), Bart Matt, Francis X Matt (known as FX), Mary Matt Ditzel Sitting:Johanna MATT(gg-gm), Theodore MATT(gg-gf), Elizabeth Matt Bick
  • Bellosa Family 1915, Utica, NY (39 KB)
    My grandmother's family: Back L-R: Mildred Bellosa Newman, William Bellosa Jr., William BELLOSA Sr (g-gf) Center: Dee Isell, Alice MATT BELLOSA (g-gm) Front: Hazel Bellosa Patterson, Louella BELLOSA GASSNER (Granny)
  • Mr & Mrs. Joseph Gassner July 15, 1924 (126 KB)
    My Maternal Grandparents' Wedding: Standing: Usher Norm Vaith, Bridesmaid Ruth Beck, Best Man David Gross, Usher William Bellosa, Jr. Sitting: Bride LOUELLA BELLOSA, Maid of Honor Mildred Bellosa, Groom JOSEPH GASSNER
  • Bernard Burns 1839-1908 (33 KB)
    Photo of my gg-grandfather, Bernard Burns taken around 1900. He was born in Ballinran, Co. Down, Ireland in 1839. He emigrated to England in 1865 where he worked in the Iron Mines, and in 1883 moved with his wife Mary Fitzpatrick Burns and their children: Patrick, John Bernard, James, Sarah and Catherine to Clinton, NY.
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