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Re: James Dunne b 1835 co. Cavan d.1881 co. Cavan son-James Bernard Dunne
Posted by: Kim Reynolds (ID *****3088) Date: March 14, 2012 at 03:52:15
In Reply to: James Dunne b 1835 co. Cavan d.1881 co. Cavan son-James Bernard Dunne by Christi Roberts of 94874

Christi,found bits that may help.
children of James and Anne(Murtagh):
James Dunn
born May 1864
Belturbet,Cavan
parents:James Dunn/Ann Murtaugh

Mary Dunn
born 1866
county Cavan
parents:James Dunn/Anne Murthoge

Thomas Dunn
born 6 April 1872
Belturbet,Cavan
parents:James Dunn/Ann Murthoge

James Dunn(Jr)
died 17 May 1911 of myocarditis
living at 11 Broad Place,Brockton,Mass
age:42,married
born @ 1869 in Ireland
parents:James Dunn/Anna Murtha
occupation:labourer/teamster
inforant:Bridget Dunn-wife
buried:Calvary cemetery,Brockton,Mass

Arthur J Dunn
died 3 June 1908 in Brockton,Mass
age:1 born 1907 in Brockton,Mass
lived at 768 N.Montello St
cause of death:fracture of the skull-accident
parents:James Dunn/Bridget Murphy
buried:Calvary cemetery,Brockton

births of children to James and Bridget(Murphy):
Mary Ann Dunn born 19 June 1891 Brockton
Thomas John Dunn born 29 Oct 1892 Brockton
Katie Ellen Dunn born 6 March 1897 Brockton
Alice Jane Dunn born 26 July 1899 Brockton
James Banners Dunn born 26 Apr 1901 Brockton(it notes on his birth cert that father is from Cavan and mother is from co Monaghan)
Bridget Agnes Dunn born 25 Oct 1903 Brockton
Arthur J Dunn born 30 August 1906 Brockton
Joseph Francis Dunn born 19 May 1910 Brockton
(I couldn't locate the birth of daughter Rose)

1910 US census:
Brockton Ward 6,Mass:
James Dunn age 42,head of house,born @ 1868 Ireland,immigrated 1887,married 19 yrs,parents born Ireland,naturalized,occupation:waxing at a leather company
Bridgett Dunn age 42,wife,born @ 1868 Ireland,immigrated 1885,married 19 yrs,parents born Ireland,8 children and 6 children living
Thomas J Dunn age 17son,,born Mass,occupation:filling heels at shoe factory
James B Dunn age 9,son,born Mass
Mary A Dunn age 18,daughter,born Mass,occupation:trimmer at shoe factory
Rose M Dunn age 15,daughter,born Mass
Kate E Dunn age 13,daughter,born Mass
Agnes B Dunn age 7,daughter,born Mass

1920 US census:
Brockton,Mass:
Bridget Dunn head of house,age 51,born @ 1869 Ireland,immigrated 1885,widowed,parents born in Ireland
Thomas J Dunn son,age 27,born Mass
Mary A Dunn daughter,age 28,born Mass
Kate E Dunn daughter,age 22,born Mass
James B Dunn son,age 18,born Mass
Agnes B Dunn daughter,age 16,born Mass
Joseph F Dunn son,age 9,born Mass

passenger list which may be James;
James Dunn
arrived 16 April 1883
age:19 born @ 1864
departed:Liverpool,England and Queenstown,Ireland
ship:Parthia
he listed destination as Boston

births for Bridget Murphy:
county Monaghan
1859,1864,1868,1869

births for James Dunne:
county Cavan;
1825,1832,1834(neither is for Belturbet)

births for Anne Murtagh:
co Cavan;
1825,1831,1837,1839

1901 Ireland census:
#10 Deanery St,Belturbet,co Cavan

Issac Dudderidge head of house,age 45,roman catholic,born in England,general labourer,widower
Anne Dunne mother in law,age 77,roman catholic,born in co Cavan,widow
George Dudderidge son,age 10,roman catholic,born co Cavan,scholar
Mary Ann Dudderidge daughter,age 8,roman catholic,born co Cavan,scholar

neither Anne nor Issac appears in 1911 census.Anne may have died by then.

births for Issac and Mary(Dunne)children:
Michael George Dudderidge 1890 co Cavan
Patrick James Dudderidge 1896 co Cavan
(couldn't locate Mary's birth)

My recommendation is to contact the Massachusetts Dept of Vital Records for marriage of James and Bridget.If they don't have it check with Brockton town clerk.Get a copy of James Dunn's naturalization record which generally have good info on them.If you live near an LDS(Latter Day Saints)library branch go to it and check parish records for Belturbet and surrounds to try and locate births for James and Anne's children.Their marriage may be there as well.Hope this helps,Kim





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