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James and Mary Malarkey, b. IRE, living Archbald, PA in 1870

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James and Mary Malarkey, b. IRE, living Archbald, PA in 1870

Posted: 25 Sep 2004 12:42PM GMT
Classification: Query
Edited: 20 Apr 2005 9:27AM GMT
Surnames: Malarkey
In my research of the Malarkey Name, I tracked, my
Gr.GrandFather, Michael, to his parents. See Below.

Family Story of James Malarkey

James Malarkey was born 1832 in Ireland. He died in Archbald, Lackawanna, Pa. Immigrated between 1864-65.
1870 Living in Archbald, Luzerne, Pa w/Wife & 5 Children. working in a coal Mine.
1880 Living in Archbald, Lackawanna, Pa w/Wife & 6 Children. Working as Coal Miner.
James married Mary (Unk) Malarkey on 1855-1858 in Ireland. Mary was born 1840 in Ireland.
She died 1873-80 in Archbald, Pa.
James Malarkey and Mary (Unk) Malarkey had the following children:

1.Michael Malarkey was born 1858-60 in Ireland. He died >1910 in Philadelphia, Pa. (My Gr. GrandFather) Michael didn't immigrate until after 1870.
2.Bridget Malarkey was born 1860 in Ireland.
1870 Bridget was living at Home w/Parents
1880 Bridget was not living at home or died.
1880 POSSIBLE: Bridget living w/Husband (Michael Cansoan,B: Ire. 1847 [33]) and Son (Martin E. Cansoan, B: Pa, 1878 [2])in Lycoming County, Town of McIntyre. Michael is a Coal Miner.
1900 Not found anywhere in USA.
3.Catherine Malarkey was born June-July 1864 in Ireland.
1870 & 1880 Living at Home.
4.Patrick Malarkey was born > May 1865 in Pennsylvania (Archbald ?).
1870 & 1880 Living at Home.
1890 A Mary Malarkey, Widow of Patrick, living @ 1608 Bodine St. Phila. A Charles Malarkey also living on Bodine St.
1900 Not found in Census.
5.James Malarkey was born 1867 in Archbald, Pa.
1870 & 1880 Living w/Parents/Father.
1900 Not found in Census.
6.Anthony J. Malarkey was born February, 1870 in Archbald, Pa.
1900 Not found in Census. (Anywhere in US)
1920 Living at 911 Dellwood St., Bethlehem, Pa w/Wife & 6 Children. Working as a Contractor. He owned his house.
1930 Living at 1729 Olive St., Scranton, Pa w/Wife and youngest 3 Children. He owned his house worth $20,000. Working as a Plasterer.
7.Mary Marie Malarkey was born 1873 in Archbald, Pa.
Married a Mr. Flynn, then Divorced Him or He died ??.
1880 Living w/Father.
1900 Not found in Census as Mary/Marie/ Malarkey/ Malarky/ Flynn/ Finn.
1920 Living at 2638 Braddock St. Phila.
1930 Not found in Census (Anywhere in US)--
Could have Re-married.

In my search of Ireland, circa 1850, there were only 3 families with the name "Malarkey", all were living in County Derry, Northern Ireland.

Can anyone help me connect to the correct family ?
SubjectAuthorDate Posted
EdwardJLogan 25 Sep 2004 6:42PM GMT 
EdPatLogan 4 Dec 2004 1:16PM GMT 
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David9026 3 May 2005 6:18PM GMT 
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David9026 4 May 2005 12:58PM GMT 
crmoore92 12 Jun 2010 2:40PM GMT 
Ed logan 12 Jun 2010 3:21PM GMT 
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