Irish Lines

The following are my families which originate in Ireland

Bannons of Ireland and New Haven,CT

Update- August 2016 I was recently going through the Enniskillen Parish registers and found information that supports my theory that Catherine Bannon who lived with James and Margaret and other Bannons in New Haven, might be a sister rather than a sister in law. See my latest post or info below to see what I …

Carroll of Ireland, Australia and New Haven, CT

William Carroll of New Haven, CT Updated 27 Jan 2009 Generation One   1. William1 Carroll, b. ? Jan 1869 in Ireland, d. 1906, resided Wallace St. in New Haven,CT,1 occupation Day Laborer. His parents were also born in Ireland. William immigrated in 1886. Grand daughter says that William was from Austrailia. Is said to …

Carrolls of Leitrim, Ire and New Haven, CT

Bartholomew Carroll of Mohill, Leitrim and New Haven, CT Generation One   1. Bartholomew1 Carroll, b. 1815 in Ireland, d. 15 Dec 1880 in New Haven,CT, buried St. Bernard’s in New Haven,CT, resided 33 Oak St. in New Haven,CT, occupation Laborer. “one of the first Irish settlers of New Haven.” Was in New Haven by …

Stanfords of Mohill and New Haven, CT

Stanfords of Mohill, Leitrim and New Haven, CT *8 Nov ’07: note: I am in the process of some major updates to this information… I will be uploading the new revised info soon Generation One 1. James1 Stanford, resided in Mohill, Leitrim, Ireland. Chances are that this is also the father of Mary Stanford Carroll. …

Stanfords of Ireland and New Haven, CT

Stanfords of Mohill, Ireland and New Haven, CT Updated 8 July 2008 24 March ’08: Note- I have recently made some major new discoveries concerning this family. Most importantly, it seems that this family is from Leitrim, and probably the Mohill area as well. I have “found” three daughters in this family, Jane who married …

Stanford Discoveries

 Updated 18 April 2008 I’ve spent the last few months pouring over New Haven vital records and Irish parish registers looking for clues to connect the various Stanford families in New Haven in the 1800’s.  As luck would have it.. while doing this research I recieved emails from both Sherry Doherty Faughnan and Cindy Downes …

Goodwin, McGowan, Smith of NYC and Wallingford, CT

Descendents of Jane Goodwin McGowan Smith Generation One 1. Jane1 Goodwin, b. in Ireland, resided New York City in New York. Prior to the Civil War, according to affidavit by son, Jane lived on West Forest St. New York City. She married (1) Mr. McGowan, b. in Ireland, d. pre 1848. Mr.: 1880 Census record …