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by susan
Mon May 11, 2009 3:47 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Kerrigan in Phila. PA
Replies: 24
Views: 30004

Re: Kerrigan in Phila. PA

Patrick, Finally I have success in finding the family. I went to familysearch.org then went to What's new, then clicked on See prototype which put you into their pilot program.I tried this program before a long time ago but now there is more information on it. It seems that Phila. is one of the firs...
by susan
Sat Apr 25, 2009 12:55 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Kerrigan in Phila. PA
Replies: 24
Views: 30004

Re: Kerrigan in Phila. PA

Yes that is the right Carr family in Palo Alto, PA. The mother's maiden name is Margaret Kelly. I found Father Carr in Norristown, PA in 1910 US Census Miracode and his mother, sister, and brother are living in the home. In 1920 his sister and brother are living with him. And in 1930 only the sister...
by susan
Sat Apr 25, 2009 12:46 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Kerrigan in Phila. PA
Replies: 24
Views: 30004

Re: Kerrigan in Phila. PA

Thanks for the info
Susan
by susan
Thu Apr 16, 2009 11:42 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Kerrigan in Phila. PA
Replies: 24
Views: 30004

Re: Kerrigan in Phila. PA

Patrick
Thank you for your help and comments. I will post an update after I take this trip upstate. This has been a difficult search, I keep thinking that something is wrong with this story but my mom who is still alive and soon to be 88 tells me this is how it was always told to her.
Susan
by susan
Wed Apr 15, 2009 12:32 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Kerrigan in Phila. PA
Replies: 24
Views: 30004

Re: Kerrigan in Phila. PA

I have checked the US Census without success. I did locate the 1880 Census records for Mary Carr Kerrigan's brother, James Carr who lived in Palo Alto, Schuykill Co. PA. I am going to go to Palo Alto and research his family and see if I can trace him back to Ireland and at least find out where Mary ...
by susan
Wed Apr 08, 2009 11:57 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Kerrigan in Phila. PA
Replies: 24
Views: 30004

Re: Kerrigan in Phila. PA

My mother is the grand daughter of Ella Kerrigan and this is the story that was told to her about her grandmother. I have no place of birth in Penna. Her death certificate states that her father was John Kerrigan born in Ireland and her mother was Mary Carr born in Ireland. It states that she was bo...
by susan
Tue Mar 31, 2009 6:23 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Connection to the Kerrigan family tree
Replies: 35
Views: 79242

Re: Connection to the Kerrigan family tree

I am looking for information about the family of my g grandmother Ella Aloysius Kerrigan born in PA. July 30, 1866. On her death certificate, her father's name is John Kerrigan and her mother's name is Mary Carr both born in Ireland. A brother of Mary's, James Carr, lived in Palo Alto,PA. The story ...
by susan
Fri Jun 06, 2008 7:46 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Kerrigan in Phila. PA
Replies: 24
Views: 30004

Kerrigan in Phila. PA

My great grandmother Ella Aloysuis Kerrigan was born 30 July 1866 in PA about 6 weeks after her mother arrived from Ireland. Her mother Mary Carr was married to John Kerrigan in Ireland. He came to America first and sent for Mary to came. There were other children: Annie, Margaret, John, and Hughie ...

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