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Gheen - Harrington -- Loudoun Co.
Posted by: Kim Myers Date: December 22, 2001 at 09:02:35
  of 1800

Seeking information on the siblings, ancestors, or descendants of the following family:

Generation No. 1

1. THOMAS GHEEN
       
Child of THOMAS GHEEN is:
2.       i.       MARY ELLEN GHEEN, b. Bet. 1824 - 1827, , , Virginia.


Generation No. 2

2. MARY ELLEN GHEEN (THOMAS) was born Bet. 1824 - 1827 in , , Virginia. She married GEORGE C. HERINGTON February 05, 1851 in , Loudoun, Virginia, son of GEORGE HERRINGTON and MARY ADRAIN. He was born Bet. 1817 - 1820 in Belfast, Antrim, Ireland.

Notes for GEORGE C. HERINGTON:
"Antrim, a county of Ireland, in the province of Ulster, 46 Irish miles long, and 27 broad; bounded on the E and N by the sea, W by Londonderry and Lough Neagh, and S by Down. This county contains 605 Irish or 972 English square miles, 387,200 Irish plantation acres, equal to 622,059 English ones, 21,222 houses and 261,601 inhabitants. In it is situated a great natural curiosity called the Giant's Causeway, consisting of lofty pillars of basaltes, all of angular shapes. The linen manufacture is carried on very extensively in this county. It sends five members to parliament. The principal rivers are the Bann and Lagan. The principal towns are Belfast, Carrickfergus, Antrim, Lisburn, Ballymena, and Ballymoney. The assizes are held at Carrickfergus."



More About GEORGE C. HERINGTON:
Occupation: Farmer

More About GEORGE HERINGTON and MARY GHEEN:
Marriage: February 05, 1851, , Loudoun, Virginia
       
Children of MARY GHEEN and GEORGE HERINGTON are:
       i.       DAVID HARRINGTON, b. Abt. 1862, , Loudoun, Virginia; m. MARY MCCUEN, April 25, 1886, Alexandria, Fairfax, Virginia; b. Abt. 1865.

More About DAVID HARRINGTON:
Occupation: Worked for the Southern Railroad

More About DAVID HARRINGTON and MARY MCCUEN:
Marriage: April 25, 1886, Alexandria, Fairfax, Virginia

3.       ii.       PETER THADDEUS HARRINGTON, b. February 02, 1866, , Loudoun, Virginia; d. March 08, 1943, Charleston, , South Carolina.
       iii.       HANNAH HERRINGTON, b. Abt. 1870, , St. Francois, Missouri.
       iv.       MARGARET HERRINGTON, b. Abt. 1874, , St. Francois, Missouri.
4.       v.       JOSHUA HARRINGTON, b. May 1877, , St. Francois, Missouri; d. November 28, 1930.
5.       vi.       SAMUEL L. HARRINGTON, b. February 16, 1880, , St. Francois, Missouri; d. January 21, 1923.


Generation No. 3

3. PETER THADDEUS HARRINGTON (MARY ELLEN GHEEN, THOMAS) was born February 02, 1866 in , Loudoun, Virginia, and died March 08, 1943 in Charleston, , South Carolina. He married LILLIAN BELLE MINISH Abt. 1889. She was born April 1871 in , , North Carolina.

Notes for PETER THADDEUS HARRINGTON:
In 1903, P. T. Harrington lived at 312 South Patrick Street, Alexandria. It is in that house that he recovered from injuries suffered in a train wreck that year. After recovering from injuries, P. T. Harrington founded a livery in Alexandria and moved to 908 Prince Street, Alexandria.

P.T. Harrington, engineer on the Washington and Southwest Limited around 1900, sideswiped a gravel train in the vicinity of Springfield,
Virginia. His train went off the tracks, killing his fireman and a postal clerk.


More About PETER THADDEUS HARRINGTON:
Occupation: Railroad Engineer

More About PETER HARRINGTON and LILLIAN MINISH:
Marriage: Abt. 1889
       
Children of PETER HARRINGTON and LILLIAN MINISH are:
       i.       WILLIAM HARRINGTON.
6.       ii.       MARY HARRINGTON, b. November 1892, , Alexandria, Virginia.
       iii.       MALCOLM HARRINGTON, b. November 1895, , Alexandria, Virginia; d. Abt. 1911.
       iv.       REBEKAH HARRINGTON, m. WILLIAM EDWARD SHAW.


4. JOSHUA HARRINGTON (MARY ELLEN GHEEN, THOMAS) was born May 1877 in , St. Francois, Missouri, and died November 28, 1930. He married LENA C.. She died August 21, 1942.

More About JOSHUA HARRINGTON:
Burial: Bethel Cemetery, Alexandria, Alexandria, Virginia
Occupation: Railroad Clerk on the Southern Railroad

More About LENA C.:
Burial: Bethel Cemetery, Alexandria, Alexandria, Virginia
       
Children of JOSHUA HARRINGTON and LENA are:
       i.       MADELINE HARRINGTON, b. 1899; d. March 10, 1903.

More About MADELINE HARRINGTON:
Burial: Beaver Creek, Washington, Maryland

       ii.       EARL R. HARRINGTON, b. Bet. January - February 1898; d. June 01, 1898.

More About EARL R. HARRINGTON:
Burial: Bethel Cemetery, Alexandria, Alexandria, Virginia

       iii.       LENA VIVIAN HARRINGTON, b. 1901; d. November 02, 1904.

More About LENA VIVIAN HARRINGTON:
Burial: Bethel Cemetery, Alexandria, Alexandria, Virginia

       iv.       JOSHUA S. HARRINGTON, b. 1906; d. May 29, 1929.

More About JOSHUA S. HARRINGTON:
Burial: Bethel Cemetery, Alexandria, Alexandria, Virginia


5. SAMUEL L. HARRINGTON (MARY ELLEN GHEEN, THOMAS) was born February 16, 1880 in , St. Francois, Missouri, and died January 21, 1923.

More About SAMUEL L. HARRINGTON:
Burial: Bethel Cemetery, Alexandria, Alexandria, Virginia
Occupation: Worked for the Southern Railroad
       
Children of SAMUEL L. HARRINGTON are:
       i.       KATHRYN C. HARRINGTON, b. February 07, 1902; d. March 19, 1932.

More About KATHRYN C. HARRINGTON:
Burial: Bethel Cemetery, Alexandria, Alexandria, Virginia

       ii.       INFANT HARRINGTON, b. May 30, 1904; d. June 01, 1904.

More About INFANT HARRINGTON:
Burial: Bethel Cemetery, Alexandria, Alexandria, Virginia

       iii.       INFANT HARRINGTON, b. July 25, 1906; d. July 25, 1906.

More About INFANT HARRINGTON:
Burial: Bethel Cemetery, Alexandria, Alexandria, Virginia


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