Posted By:Catherine Monaghan
Subject:Mary Degnan and Roger Tighe - Ireland and Jersey City
Post Date:March 23, 2013 at 14:59:18
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Mary Degnan (b. abt. 1833 Ireland; d. abt. 1915 Jersey City, NJ, USA) married Roger Tighe about 1858 in Ireland.

Roger (b. abt. 1835 Ireland; d. abt. 1870 Jersey City, NJ, USA. Then emigrated to the U.S. about 1868.

Thomas (b. abt. 1860 Ireland; d. abt. 1895 Jersey City, NJ; m. Alice Elinor Gay on 27 Sep 1887, St. Peter's Catholic Church, Jersey City, NJ).
Cecelia (b. abt. 1861 Ireland; d. abt. 1940; m. Nicholas Mahs on 14 Apr 1890, St. Peter's Catholic Church, Jersey City, NJ).
Michael (b. abt. 1861 Ireland; d. 28 May 1896 Jersey City, NJ; never married).
Roger Tighe Jr. (b. Aug 1867 Ireland; d. abt. 1940, Jersey City, NJ; m. Agnes McCann on 10 Aug 1902, Jersey City, NJ).

Alice Elinor Gay (wife of Thomas) was the daughter of Anthony Gay of Cornwall, England and Ruth Reeve of Monmouthshire, Wales. She was born 5 Jan 1861 in Newark, NJ and died after 1940 in Jersey City, NJ. Children: Mary, William, Alice and Charles. She married second David E. Keve, Jr. of Jersey City about 1900 and had a daughter Mabel Emma Keve born 30 Nov 1901 in Newark.

No further records regarding Cecelia Tighe and Nicholas Mahs.

Agnes McCann (wife of Roger Jr.) was the daughter of Matthew McCann and Mary Dowling, both of Ireland. Agnes was born 20 Jan 1866 in Dublin, Ireland and died before 1940 in Jersey City, NJ. No Issue.

Looking for the parents of Mary Degnan (or Dignan) and Roger Tighe.