Francis: Did you ever find out anything about the Irish church in the Nesquehoning or Mauch Chunk area? I know of two of them: St Pat's in Nesquehoning and Immaculate Conception in Mauch Chunk.
I have a Patrick McConnon in my relation. He had a son named Owen. Too much of a coincidence to not be the same guy? My info says Patrick was born abt 1818 and died in Dec 1896.
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