Michael L LOOBY or LUBY born c1820 Ireland; died Bet. 1885 - 31 Dec 1886 probably in Memphis, TN and his wife Mary BROWN born c1835 Ireland died 21 Dec 1892 in Memphis, TN.Mary may have a brother named John BROWN born c1830 in Ireland (was listed in Michael and Mary's 1870 Memphis household).
Michael and Mary married in 1852 in Memphis, Shelby Co, TN and had 7 children:
(1) Denis born c1853 Memphis TN died 15 Oct 1882 Memphis, TN (2) Mary born c1855 Memphis TN (3) John J born c1857 Memphis TN (4) Catherine born Aug 1859 Memphis TN died 15 Sep 1860 Memphis TN (5) Margaret "Maggie" LOOBY born Oct 1862 Memphis TN; married 02 Aug 1897 in Memphis, TN to Thomas E Burke; died 11 Dec 1923 Memphis TN; buried Calvary Cemetery, Memphis, TN (6) Cornelius "Con" J LOOBY born c1869 Memphis TN (7) Annie born c1871 Memphis TN
This family lived on CAUSEY street (between Brown's and Vance Avenue) from 1859 through at least 1880.Michael pre-deceased his wife, and left all his property to his children; the children gave up their interest in theproperty to their mother for the rest of her life; at which time the property then reverted to them in 1892 when she died.
If anyone has any further info (siblings, parents, etc) about Michael LOOBY LUBY or his wife Mary BROWN and where their point of origin in Ireland, I'd appreciate your getting in touch.
Thanks in Adavance, Kathy Rhodes Great Great Granddaughter of Michael William Shanahan b 1841 Co Limerick Ireland d 1887 Coldwater, Tate Co, MS (not far from Memphis TN) whose mother was a Bridget LUBY LOOBY -- wondering if the family of Michael LOOBY LUBY mentioned above has some connection to Michael's mother Bridget...