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McShane Connections in Crossmaglen

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Re: Great great grandfather

Posted: 12 Aug 2010 5:15AM GMT
Classification: Query
The following grave inscription appears in St. Mary’s Graveyard Thurles, Co.Tipperary
Stone is barely readable.

“Here lieth the body of Mrs Rebecca Ardagh wife of Mr Arthur Ardagh of Thurles
who departed this life March the 1st 1774 aged …. 39 [59?] Also the body
of Arthur Ardagh who departed this life the 18th Feb 17?5 in the 76th year
of his age. Also the body of Arthure Ardagh son of Edward Ardagh who died May
the 22nd 1834 aged ?3 yrs (appears to be 33 or 53)”

Protestant Marriages Thurles Registrar District – 1845-1863

Line one is Date. Place. Whether married by banns or license.
Line two is groom, occupation, residence, father of groom. His occupation.
Line three is bride, occupation, residence, father of bride, his occupation.
The x after the name means that they signed their name with an x and were presumably illiterate.

Year 1849
8. Feb. 15th Thurles – Licence.
John Jackson 23 – x – Servant — Templemore – John Jackson Bricklayer
Maria Ardagh 23 Thurles — Edward Ardagh Shoemaker

10. Feb. Thurles – Licence.
Charles Mitchell – Burris – Clerk – Two-mile-Borris – James Burris Farmer
Anne Ardagh Thurles – Andrew Ardagh – Brick layer
Trusting this is of some help to you.
SubjectAuthorDate Posted
Mike Maher 21 Nov 1998 12:00PM GMT 
Patrick Callighen 11 May 1999 12:00PM GMT 
patmirisola 18 Nov 2000 12:00PM GMT 
MichaelAnders... 23 Nov 2000 12:00PM GMT 
georgewillo 12 Aug 2010 11:15AM GMT 
Mike Maher 21 Aug 1999 12:00PM GMT 
MMGer 5 Nov 2000 12:00PM GMT 
Deirdre Boden 10 Nov 2000 12:00PM GMT 
Julie 26 Nov 2000 12:00PM GMT 
srnec 12 Dec 2000 12:00PM GMT 
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