Selected Families and Individuals


Michael (Mike) KEARNEY [Parents] was born about 12 Feb 1863 in Kilbaha, Moyvane, Co. Kerry. He was christened on 12 Feb 1863 in Moyvane, Co. Kerry. He died about 1931 in Moyvane, Co. Kerry. Michael married Mary Ann (Maine Ann) MCELLIGOTT on 18 Dec 1897 in Moyvane, Co. Kerry.

Sponsors at Mike's baptism were John McMahon and Johanna Cunningham.

Mary Ann (Maine Ann) MCELLIGOTT [Parents] was born about 1874 in Newtownsandes, Co. Kerry. She died on 18 Dec 1957 in Moyvane, Co. Kerry. She was buried in Murhur Cemetery, Moyvane, Co. Kerry. Mary married Michael (Mike) KEARNEY on 18 Dec 1897 in Moyvane, Co. Kerry.

Marriage Notes:

Witnesses were John Mullane and Mary Lawlor.

They had the following children.

  F i Ellen (Nellie) Maria KEARNEY was born on 28 Sep 1898. She died on 8 Oct 1964.
  M ii Daniel Joseph (Dan Joe) KEARNEY was born about 1899. He died on 7 Jul 1978.
  F iii Mary Ann (Marianne) KEARNEY was born on 30 May 1902. She died on 1 Dec 1984.
  F iv Catherine (Kitty) KEARNEY was born on 10 Jan 1904. She died in May 1989.
  F v Hanora (Nora) KEARNEY was born on 14 Mar 1905. She died after 18 Jul 1979.
  F vi
Bridget KEARNEY was born on 19 Feb 1907 in Newtownsandes (Moyvane), Co. Kerry. She died before 2 Apr 1911.
  F vii Margaret (Peg) KEARNEY was born on 28 May 1908. She died on 24 Jan 1997.
  F viii
Johanna KEARNEY was born on 23 Oct 1909 in Newtownsandes (Moyvane), Co. Kerry. She died in 1954.

Johanna may have lived in the United States.
  M ix
Patrick KEARNEY was born on 14 Oct 1910 in Newtownsandes (Moyvane), Co. Kerry. He died before 2 Apr 1911.
  F x
Anne (Bunty) KEARNEY was born about 1911 in Newtownsandes (Moyvane) village, Co. Kerry. She died on 5 Oct 1992 in Listowel, Co. Kerry.

Bunty was a district midwife and lived in Moyvane, Co. Kerry. She never married.
  F xi
Dorothy (Dot) KEARNEY was born in Newtownsandes (Moyvane), Co. Kerry. She died before 18 Jul 1979.

It is thought that Dot lived in the United States.
  M xii
John KEARNEY was born in Newtownsandes (Moyvane), Co. Kerry. He died before 18 Jul 1979. He was buried in Murhur Cemetery, Moyvane, Co. Kerry.

According to one family source John died in his teens, and according to another he died on 25 February 1948 in Moyvane.
  M xiii
Myles KEARNEY was born on 23 Apr 1913 in Newtownsandes (Moyvane), Co. Kerry. He died on 18 Jul 1979 in Moyvane, Co. Kerry. He was buried on 20 Jul 1979 in Ahavoher Cemetery, Moyvane, Co. Kerry.

Myles was educated at St. Michael's College, Listowel, Co. Kerry after which he studied for the priesthood at St. Patrick's College in Carlow. He was ordained in 1938 and travelled to the United State in that year to serve in the diocese of Cheyenne, Wyoming. He subsequently worked in Louisiana, initially in Baton Rouge, and was later appointed parish priest at Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church in St. Francisville in Louisiana where he spent 18 years. It is known that he was at Mount Carmel at the time of the death of his mother in December 1957.

Myles retired about 1973. He died at the home of his sister Bunty only a short time after returning to live in Ireland.
  F xiv
Sarah (Sr. Lydia de Eugena) KEARNEY was born on 8 Aug 1914 in Newtownsandes (Moyvane), Co. Kerry. She died in 2003 in Raheny, Dublin.

Sarah joined the order of the Little Sisters of the Poor and spent a number of years in France. Her mother visited her in France in 1947, and at the time of the death of her mother, in 1957, Sarah was serving at St. Mary's Home in Cork. She later moved to Dublin.

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Living [Parents].

They had the following children.

  M i Living.

Patrick Joseph (Pat Joe) O'DONOVAN died. Patrick married Honora Agnes (Agnes) LEAHY.

Honora Agnes (Agnes) LEAHY [Parents] was born about 1 Aug 1910 in Lisaniskea, Knockanure, Co. Kerry. She was christened on 3 Aug 1910 in Moyvane, Co. Kerry. She died. Honora married Patrick Joseph (Pat Joe) O'DONOVAN.

They had the following children.

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

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  M iii Living.

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  F ii Living.

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  M iii Living.

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They had the following children.

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  M iii Living.

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  M iii Living.

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They had the following children.

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  M ii Living.
  M iii Living.

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