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Re: RE: JOHN O"KELLEY ENRIGHT, Ireland to Chicago, IL
Posted by: Eileen Murray (ID *****4392) Date: December 04, 2012 at 20:34:13
In Reply to: Re: RE: JOHN O"KELLEY ENRIGHT, Ireland to Chicago, IL by Kathleen Herron of 94931

Thank you, Kathleen for your reply, and so much info!
John "O'K" Enright used the Middle name on his naturalization papers, and it was on his death certificate and I have his watchfob, with the Monogram "O'K" engraved over an "E": I am assuming it was his mothers maiden name?? Or his Maternal Grandfather?
I believe the Denis Enright married to Margaret is NOT John's brother; I know that their "Uncle Denis" gave a China clock to my grandparents for their wedding in 1907--so he was still alive then, and the other Denis died in 1906; I have the death certificate for Mary Enright, who lived with my Great Aunt until she died, and she supplied the death information, so I know that was correct, and it indicates that Mary was "Single", and that her Father was "John Enright".Mary always lived as a spinster with someone in the family, and my great aunt lived to be 100, and sharp as a tack--she' the one who gave the info.She spoke of her Uncle Denis and the clock, but never mentioned a wife, or cousins.I did NOT have the link for the Chgo. Tribune Archives, so that may prove to be a treasure to explore...I really appreciate your help in this--I am so tired of trying to get past this Brick wall! (Denis Enright ins not buried in the John Enright plot at Calvary; the Denis buried there is John's son. Our ancestors didn't help us much by using their traditional naming patterns for their children!!!)


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