Daniel McCARTHY, born in Cahirciveen, Kerry, March 1829. Parents: Patrick McCARTHY and Catherine SHAY/SHEA. Entered the U.S. via East Coast in 1851, married Mary Elizabeth DOWNEY in Terre Haute, IN. Settled in Charleston, Coles County, IL
Especially interested in McCARTHY and SHAY/SHEA families in Cahirciveen and DOWNEY family in Sneem, Kerry, Ireland.