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Foran from County Clare

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Foran from County Clare

Pamela Cain Kaplan (View posts)
Posted: 5 Feb 2000 5:00AM GMT
Classification: Query
Surnames: Foran, Hassett, Cain
I am looking for any information about my great-grandmother, Bridget Foran of County Clare, Ireland. Her parents were Michael Foran and Eleanore Hassett.We don't have much info on her, but she immigrated to the US or Canada sometime before 1855. She spoke of a brother, Michael, who had been killed in Ireland because he knew how to read and write. She may have lived by the ocean because she spoke of seeing sea-monsters in her home-land. The story was that she came over without her parents as a teenager along with a younger sister and when they got to their destination, there was nobody to greet them. Don't know whatever happened to the little sister. Bridget married Martin Cain in 1855 and settled in Schleswig, Wisconsin.

SubjectAuthorDate Posted
Pamela Cain Kaplan 5 Feb 2000 12:00PM GMT 
flynnke 6 Feb 2000 12:00PM GMT 
Pamela Cain Kaplan 6 Feb 2000 12:00PM GMT 
flynnke 7 Feb 2000 12:00PM GMT 
flynnke 7 Feb 2000 12:00PM GMT 
Bart Williams 1 Dec 2009 12:48AM GMT 
flynnke 6 Feb 2000 12:00PM GMT 
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