DOLAN, PETER, H, b ca1822 Ireland to Phila, PA April 1852
aboard The Mary Pleasants with brother, John b ca 1825.
Peter married Mary GILLIAM b Ireland ca 1827 d 1896 Merion, PA, USA. Peter died Jan 18, 1898. John married Margaret Woods b PA d1907. John US Civ War Vet 133rd PA Div.
Co. B was a coal miner and lived in Mt. Carmel, PA.
Peter used middle name HENDERSON and list of "Irish Strays" in 1851 found in Lanarkshire, Scotland showed a
Peter and John Dolan. Possibly returned to their mother's
birthplace during the famine...thus the Henderson name?
Need help in find exactly where in Ireland, Peter, my great
grandfather originated. The Kerrigan, Boozer, Martin names are in-laws connected to later generations of Dolans from Mary and Peter.
Thank you, Leo A. Dolan
King of Prussia,PA