Hello and welcome. My name is XXXXX XXXXX I will be doing the research on your question. Do you know where Patrick or Mary were born? Do you know when or where they were married? When and where was your grandfather born? Any and all additional information is helpful. Thank you, Shirley
They lived and were married in the same area. Rock of Dunamase. They were Roman Catholic so probably married in the parish of that area, but I do not know what it is called. Below is from the 1901 census. My grandfather was 7 in 1901 so born about 1896.
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I am looking for any information you can find on Patrick Connell.
You have not provided any information yet. I asked for information about Patrick Connell's family and all you did was send me more questions.
Hello Gail,I apologize for the automatic emails requesting a rating for the answer that you have not received yet.
Patrick Connell was born between 1844 and 1851, probably in Stradbally Parish, County Queens, Ireland as that is where his wife and all of his children were born. He was Roman Catholic which makes finding a record of his birth doubtful. You would have to contact the Catholic Church in Stradbally and find out if they have birth registers for the time period.
Mary Anne Mahon, daughter of James Mahon and Maria Carroll, was born on 4 Nov 1865 in Stradbally, Queens, Ireland. Patrick and Mary had six children;
James born abt 1884
Laurence born abt 1890
John born abt 1894
Winefred born abt 1897
Patrick born abt 1898
Daniel B born abt 1900, all of them were born in Queens, Ireland.
Following is a list of the records used;
Ireland, Births and Baptisms, 1620-1911
Name: Mary Ann Mahon
Birth Date: 4 Nov 1865
Birth Place: Stradbally, Queens, Ireland
Father's Name: James MahonMother's Name: Maria Carroll
FHL Film Number: 101117
Ireland, Census, 1901
Name: Patrick Connell
Birth Year: abt 1851
Relation to Head: Head
Residence Date: 31 Mar 1901
Residence Place: Park, or Dunamase, Ballycarroll, Queen's Colorado, Ireland
Patrick Connell age 50
Mary Anne Connell age 41
James Connell age 17
Laurence Connell age 11
John Connell age 7
Winefred Connell age 4
Patrick Connell age 1
Ireland, Census, 1911
Birth Year: abt 1844
Residence Date: 2 Apr 1911
Residence Place: Park or Dunamace, Ballycarroll, Queen's Colorado, Ireland
Patrick Connell age 67
Mary Anne Connell age 52
Laurence Connell age 21
John Connell age 17
Winefred Connell age 14
Patrick Connell age 11
Daniel B Connell age 9
Griffiths Valuation of Ireland - Stradbally, County Laois
Connell Mary Stradbally (Main Street) Stradbally Laois
Connell Patrick Stradbally (Main Street) Stradbally Laois