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Re: Marcella McGann/James Perry

Posted: 22 Apr 2013 8:58AM GMT
Classification: Query
Surnames: Mc Gann
Stephen Christopher McGann is also my great grandfather.He was born

In. County Meath.His father was John McGann and he was one of six brothers/sisters.I recall my mother saying he was the black sheep of the family but that one of his sisters was Mother Superior of a religious order in
the U.S.A. He married Mary lAnne Benson.They had four children-James,
Mary,Marcella and JaneMaria. James and Mary were born in Butterstream,Navan.My auntie Beryl on a visit to Ireland noted the following
In the Grimms Birth Registry(13 Mar,1882-at Butterstream Navan, birth of
Mary McGann,daughter of Stephen McGann and Mary Anne Benson.
Registered 6 April,1882) James and Mary were both born in Navane
Ireland..Marcella (my grand-mother was born in Hobart,Tasmania on 25
May,1885 after they had emigrated to Australia.Mary Anne died in child-
birth together with their fourth child Jane Maria.
Let me know if I can be of further assistance.
Regards Rex Gorman


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Gerry Thompson 7 Feb 2006 7:29PM GMT 
christine goodwin 8 Feb 2006 8:20AM GMT 
Rexgorman43 22 Apr 2013 2:58PM GMT 
jackmcgann1 20 Aug 2013 4:58PM GMT 
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