Selected Families and Individuals


Thomas (Tom) LEAHY [Parents] was born about 23 Aug 1871 in probably Lisaniskea, Knockanure, Co. Kerry. He was christened on 25 Aug 1871 in Moyvane, Co. Kerry. He died on 10 May 1945 in Knockanure, Co. Kerry. He was buried in Knockanure Cemetery, Co. Kerry. Thomas married Elizabeth (Lizzie) KEANE on 30 Apr 1908.

Elizabeth (Lizzie) KEANE [Parents] was born about 11 Sep 1885 in Ballygrennan, Listowel, Co. Kerry. She was christened on 13 Sep 1885. She died on 26 Jan 1973 in Moyvane, Co. Kerry. She was buried in Knockanure Cemetery, Co. Kerry. Elizabeth married Thomas (Tom) LEAHY on 30 Apr 1908.

Elizabeth died at the home of her daughter Eileen.

They had the following children.

  F i
Catherine (Sr. Cathleen) LEAHY was born about 14 Feb 1909 in Lisaniskea, Knockanure, Co. Kerry. She was christened on 16 Feb 1909 in Moyvane, Co. Kerry. She died in about mid-1990s in possibly Tuam, Co. Galway.

Sr. Cathleen was a nun in Tuam, Co. Galway.
  F ii Honora Agnes (Agnes) LEAHY was born about 1 Aug 1910. She died.
  F iii
Johanna (Jo) Christina LEAHY was born about 19 Dec 1911 in Lisaniskea, Knockanure, Co. Kerry. She was christened on 21 Dec 1911 in Moyvane, Co. Kerry. She died on 5 Apr 1994 in New Zealand.

Jo entered the convent. She lived in New Zealand, possibly in the Wellington area.
  F iv Eileen LEAHY died on 9 Oct 2001.
  F v Mary Imelda LEAHY was born on 22 Sep 1914. She died on 2 Feb 1942.
  M vi John (Jack) LEAHY was born in 1915. He died on 5 Mar 2005.
  M vii
James (Jim) LEAHY was born in 1919 in Lisaniskea, Knockanure, Co. Kerry. He died on 22 Aug 1999. He was buried in Old Knockanure Cemetery, Co. Kerry.

Jim was ordained a priest in 1937 and served in Nottingham for many years.
  M viii Thomas (Tom) LEAHY was born on 4 Jan 1923. He died on 30 Jul 2003.
  M ix
Michael LEAHY was born in Lisaniskea, Knockanure, Co. Kerry. He died on 9 Oct 2011 in Tralee, Co. Kerry.

Michael was a parish priest in Tarbert, Co. Kerry.

Living [Parents].

Living.

They had the following children.

  M i Living.
  M ii Living.

James CULHANE died before 27 Feb 1900. James married Bridget 'UNKNOWN'.

Bridget 'UNKNOWN' was born about 1822. She died after 30 Mar 1901. Bridget married James CULHANE.

They had the following children.

  F i Margaret (Maggie) CULHANE was born about 1870. She died on 3 Aug 1932.
  M ii
James CULHANE died after 3 Aug 1932.
  M iii
Michael CULHANE died after 3 Aug 1932.

Patrick (Paddy) L. RYAN [Parents] was born about 21 Oct 1900 in Garryhill, Co. Carlow. He was christened on 21 Oct 1900 in Bagenalstown, Co. Carlow. He died on 16 Apr 1973. Patrick married Cecilia (Stanzie) KEALY on 12 Aug 1931 in Church of Ss Peter and Paul, Killinierin, Co. Wexford.

Sponsors at Paddy's christening were Patrick Joyce and Margaret Joyce.

Paddy was headmaster of Garryhill School, like his father and grandfather before him. However, Paddy taught at the new school which was built a short distance away from the old National and Agricultural School where his elder brother John, his father and grandfather had taught. In 1937 Paddy and his wife, Stanzie, built a house in Garryhill (designed by Paddy's brother-in-law Stephen Hussey) on the site of the old National and Agricultural School.

Cecilia (Stanzie) KEALY [Parents] was born on 29 Oct 1903 in Co. Kilkenny. She died on 17 Nov 1990 in Ballon, Co. Carlow. She was buried in Drumphea Church Cemetery, Co. Carlow. Cecilia married Patrick (Paddy) L. RYAN on 12 Aug 1931 in Church of Ss Peter and Paul, Killinierin, Co. Wexford.

'Stanzie' was a childhood name which stuck. Her father was a teacher and she followed in his footsteps. She was offered a job at Garryhill School and that was how she met Paddy, who was headmaster of the school. Stanzie, who came from a very musical family and was herself a talented musician, formed a highy regarded flageolet band in 1943, composed of children from her school.

They had the following children.

  M i Living.
  F ii Living.
  M iii Living.

Martin KEALY was born in Co. Carlow. He died. Martin married Christina COEN on 30 Oct 1901 in Granard registration district, Co. Longford.

Martin was a primary school teacher, as was his wife, Christina.

Christina COEN was born in Co. Dublin. She died. Christina married Martin KEALY on 30 Oct 1901 in Granard registration district, Co. Longford.

They had the following children.

  M i 'unknown' KEALY (male) died.
  F ii Cecilia (Stanzie) KEALY was born on 29 Oct 1903. She died on 17 Nov 1990.

Living [Parents].

Living.

They had the following children.

  M i Living.
  F ii Living.

Sean COLLINS [Parents] was born in 1932. He died on 6 Feb 2010 in Athy, Co. Kildare. He was buried in Drumphea Cemetery, Co. Carlow. Sean married Moira RYAN about Jan 1963 in St. Andrew's church, Bagenalstown, Co. Carlow.

Sean, who was originally from Old Court, Kinsale, Co. Cork, was a teacher. He lived in Killeshin, Co. Carlow.

Living [Parents].

They had the following children.

  M i Living.
  F ii Living.
  F iii Living.
  F iv Living.

Living [Parents].

Living.

They had the following children.

  F i Living.
  F ii Living.
  F iii Living.
  F iv Living.
  M v Living.

Living.

Living [Parents].

They had the following children.

  F i Living.
  F ii Living.
  F iii Living.

Living.

Living [Parents].

They had the following children.

  M i Living.

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