Gargan/Garrigans living in and around Tierworker. I have scraps of trees verbally given to me by elderly new found cousins from Bailieborough, might be helpful to someone. They are all connected in some way unknown, to my family, Michael & Bridget McCann (or McKenna) Cornaville North Co Meath and Matthew and Mary McMahon, Carnans Lower CoCavan.....Patrick? m.Smith (he had siblings Margaret,Virginia, Ellen b1866, Hugh b1865----Michael m Ann Carolan Newtown,Tierworker----Matthew m Halton----Anna Cahill Bailieborough....,2nd family: John ?? m.McMahon from Moynalty, Maio---Peter to USA (his siblings Patrick Tierworker,Philip b1856 Moybologue,---John-- Greaghaul---Philip (Dublin) b 1951.... 3rd family lived next to 2nd family Patrick d1970, Matthew, Mrs McGuiness (Mary?)(Cornaville)---Another family Christy m.Ellen---Patrick b.c1920, Sonny,Vincent, Kathleen,Queenie Newtown Tierworker. Another family from Relaghbeg (house demolished, Larry, Owen, Patrick born 100 years ago.... Another contact James,Birmingham, was related to some of the above, his father ? but two of his father's brothers went to USA, their father was Thomas m.Alice.... Harry from Belfast I'm sure was connected as well.He had a sister, Sarah, Belfast. His father,Michael+ m. Millie Milligan and had siblings Margaret m.Higgins, Mary m. McGuinness, RoseAnn m. Boyd, Bridget m. Convery & ? m.O'Reilly. Some of these could have been half siblings Harry's grandfather married three times. Harry's father lived in Tierworker area and Harry was Garrigan as a boy. Bridget also came with her cousins in 1860, her father was John,Dec'd and her mother Alice, she was from Currans.
I hope you can follow this, if you find a connection you are also related to my family and Simon's cousin's descendants in Australia,a very large tribe now. I would like to hear from anyone who makes a connection to us. Pammoreilly@live.com