Posted By:Tim Graney
Subject:Re: Tierney NY Roots
Post Date:September 25, 1998 at 21:29:33
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Forum:Tierney Family Genealogy Forum
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The Tierney family of Kingston NY werefor the most part in the canal business. The Erie Canal, as well as the Delaware and Hudson Canal, and the ST. Lawrence & Champlain all facilitated the Tierney family moving along these routes.
I have info from around 1850 on. I am a direct desendant of William Tierney b. 1856 Kingston, NY
Also, William Tierney may be the son of Thomas Tierney b. 1825 Ireland and wife Joanna ? Tierney born in Ireland
1870 Census of Rondout (part of Kingston)
Tierney Thomas 45 Boatman
Joanna 37 Keeping House
Michael 18 Boatman
Thomas 16 Boatman
William 14 Boatman my ggrandfather
John 9
Catherine 5
Mary 6
James 1