Re: Richard Prunty among the world trade center victims. . .
It's been awhile since I last engaged in my geneological reserach.Thank you for asking about Richard Prunty who was my first cousin.He was the son of Arthur Prunty and Ovid (Audry) Prunty.Arthur and my mother, Catherine, are siblings with John, Florence and Edward.Their parents were Arthur Prunty and Mary Metcalf (married 5-18-1910 in NY).Arthur's parents were Michael Joseph Prunty and Jane Hederson/Heatherington (?) She was born in Leitrim Co., Ire., he was born in New York 11-1-1860. They married 11-8-1883 in New Haven, CT.Michael Joseph had a sister Catherine. Michael Joseph's parents were Michael Prunty (a grocer in Bronx, NY) and Bridget Byrne, married 3-7-1858).