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William CROTTY (m. AHERN or CONDON) - Lismore, Waterford, IRE > North Lawrence,
Posted by: Geralyn Wood Barry (ID *****9859) Date: July 08, 2002 at 14:37:33
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Looking for others tracing CONDON, AHERN and CROTTY families of parish of Lismore, Co. Waterford, Ireland. Seeking connections to families of CONDON, CAVANAGH, DUNPHY and others in Paterson, Passaic County, New Jersey and possibly in Ireland, and to family of William CROTTY, who was supposedly living in North Lawrence, Stark County, Ohio in 1869.

Patrick CONDON (b. abt 1827) and wife Margaret AHERN (b. abt 1827) married and had one child in Ireland, Michael H. (b. abt 1850, possibly in November). The family then emigrated to England, where their next 2 children were born - Hannah (b. abt. 1853) and Thomas (b. abt 1856). The CONDONs left England for the US about 1857 and settled in Paterson, Passaic County, New Jersey, where 6 more children were born (Ellen, Margaret, Mary, John, William Patrick and Josephine).

Living with the CONDONs in Paterson, at least temporarily, was Margaret CONDON's brother Michael AHERN (called Michael HERRAN in the 1860 census), who was born in Lismore about 1834. A "brother-in-law" named William CROTTY placed an ad looking for them in the Boston Pilot on 6 Feb 1869. At that time, CROTTY claimed to be living in North Lawrence, Stark County, Ohio, but I have not been able to find him there in any records so far and do not know what became of either him or Michael AHERN.

Anyone recognize these families?

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