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Re: starting my geneology
Posted by: Mary Halligan Montgomery Date: August 14, 2001 at 10:07:58
In Reply to: Re: starting my geneology by Kip Halligan of 230

Hey Kip!
What a fountain of information you are!
What you said about the port of departure and the actual area that they hail from makes total sense.
I also have heard that the Halligan clan ( a minor clan) were actually dedicated to the McQuire Clain as drs. and health care providers.
I am not certain how much truth there is to this.
I do know that there are still direct relatives of mine in Canada. It would make sense that family could have arrived there through NOva Scotia.
I was Named after my Aunt Mary who was nicknamed Kit and was born in the 1890s.
I know that this might sound a bit silly but the very few people that I have ever met and/or viewed photos of from the Halligan side of the family all had eyes that tipped down on the outside. It is consistent in each generation.
Thanks for listening and above all thanks for taking the time to write.


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