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Ships from Ireland in 1887

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Ships from Ireland in 1887

Posted: 14 Jan 2013 8:30AM GMT
Classification: Query
Surnames: Cahill
I am trying to locate my great grandmother Margaret Cahill who I believe immigrated in 1887. She was born in Tipperary, Ireland Dec. 14 1869 and came over when she was 17 as per her obituary I found. I am having trouble locating her on any ships lists. I don't know if she came by herself and if there was anyone in the U.S. when she got here. The obituary states she lived in Troy, NY the rest of her life which means she probably came into New York but Troy, NY is in upstate NY and Boston isn't that far either. Not been able to pin her down. Anyone who could help me with this? Even though she would turn 17 in Dec of 1886 wouldn't think that she would have sailed in Dec of 1886 so probably just anytime in 1887. I am stuck on this and would love to have some help!
SubjectAuthorDate Posted
jpj5117 14 Jan 2013 3:30PM GMT 
ERhodes1135 14 Jan 2013 8:40PM GMT 
jpj5117 15 Jan 2013 1:32PM GMT 
corrypaw 15 Jan 2013 10:42PM GMT 
jpj5117 17 Jan 2013 2:43PM GMT 
elwynsoutter1 18 Jan 2013 2:47AM GMT 
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