Silks of Shaw Oldham Lancashire ...Galway
Looking for family of Joseph Silk and Sarah Loftus?. Joseph died in the workhouse in circa 1901. His daughter Kitty stayed with grandma, but two sons Thomas and Lawrence did not. Lawrence married Mary Geraghty and they lived in Henthorn Street, Shaw. Joseph's father was Patrick Silk and his mother, Mary Burke who came from Galway.