Posted By:Mark Kudzy
Subject:Michael Tierney, Brighton (Boston), MA
Post Date:November 12, 2000 at 09:44:24
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Researching recently discovered Tierney ancestors:
Michael Tierney, est DOB 1851 in Ireland. Married Mary McCarty, (est DOB 1854 in Ireland), on 8/18/1875 in Boston.
They had at least one child; Delia Bridget Tierney, DOB 7/9/1876 in Brighton. She married Thomas Griffin, (est DOB 1868 in Ireland), in Boston on 7/23/1895.
Delia and Thomas had the following children:
Ann Griffin: Est DOB and DOD unknown.
Mary Griffin: Est DOB and DOD unknown.
Thomas Griffin: Est DOB and DOD unknown.
Catherine Griffin: DOB 2/16/1897 in Brighton, MA. Married Albert DeCarl (born NYC). Her est DOD 2/1965 in Rockland.
Patrick Griffin: DOB 2/16/1897. He died in same year.
Margaret Griffin: DOB 11/10/1903 in Brighton, MA. Est DOD 1964.
Gertrude Griffin: Est DOB 6/1906. Est DOD 9/1973 in Watertown, MA.
John Griffin: est DOB 1907. Est DOD 1991.
Helen Griffin: Est DOB 7/1912. Est DOD 9/1975 in Watertown, MA.
Rita Griffin. Est DOB 1915. We believe she married into the Wilber family.
Have not checked yet but believe a lot of them are buried in Calvary Cemetery in Waltham. The older generations possibly in Mt. Auburn in Watertown.
Brighton and Watertown areas are key, they didn't stray very far.
Would love to hear from anyone with connections.