Carolans of Dunboyne, County Meath, Ireland.
Hi,I'm in the very early stages of researching the above family name.What I have to date is as follows:
Chris Carolan married Martha Gaynor and lived in Ballynare, Dunboyne, Co. Meath.These are my great grandparents.
They had seven sons and one daughter-
Frank Carolan emmigrated to Wheeling West Virginia in 1922
and married a Margaret Mooney in 1923. No. Children.He died there in 1946.
Christopher J. Carolan emmigrated to Pittsburgh PA early 1900s and married Blanche ? of Denver, Colarado.They had 1 daughter, Mary Cammilus who married a Staley.
Joseph Carolan emmigrated to Pittsburg PA in 1900.Not Married and no children.He died in New York 1962 and was buried in Co. Meath, Ireland.
Matthew J Carolan emmigrated to Pittsburg PA in 1905. Possibly married with at least two children(John & Marie)
Michael Carolan lived in Carlow.Married with several children.
James Carolan married a Maryann Kerrigan.
John Carolan not married.
Jane Carolan married Denis O'Neill.Had seven children, their youngest son Joseph G O'Neill(Gerry) being my late father. This family resided in Maynooth, Co. Kildare.
Any info on my great grandparents would be greatly appreciated.
Regards Mary McLoughlin.