Re: Michael McKIERNAN of Derrinasoo, Leitrim 2008
My father was Michael Mc Kiernan of Derrinasoo,born their in 1939 to Francis Mc Kiernan and Mary Ann O Brien.His father was Francis Mc Kiernan of Gubnaveagh,Ballinamore,Co Leitrim.Francis Mc Kiernan was born 1891 to Michael Mc Kiernan and Catherine Mc Gourty.Francis had 4 brothers,Hugh born 1879-1881,Paddy born 1882,John born 1887,Peter born 1896. Francis Mc kiernan( my grandfather) went to 34 West Newponset,Boston,USA in 1923,Where his brothers Hugh,John and Paddy were living.Francis and Paddy returned to Ireland 10 years later. John died at a young age not married and is buried in the USA ( i believe),may be died before my Grandfather went to Boston in 1923 or else died after 1933. Hugh was married to ?.They had 1 son John and 2 daughers (names not known). Hugh's son John (i believe) was a navy officer and was married to a woman named Helen/Ellen.Hugh and his family were living in the Newponset area of Boston,USA in the 1940s and 1950s. Since then contact has been lost. If anyone can be of any help in trading the above people it would be greatfully be acepted.
Francis Mc Kiernan.