Matthew CONNOR1795

Matthew CONNOR 1795

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Matthew CONNOR (b circa 1795 d before 1864) was a farmer in Knockatillane, near Manor Kilbride, Blessington parish, County Wicklow. He married Bridget CALLAGHAN and they had eleven children. The Griffiths Valuation shows Matthew was leasing Lots 3 and 4 in Knockatillane. The family farm in Knockatillane was still owned by descendants of  Matthew CONNOR and Bridget CALLAGHAN in 2016. 

Matthew CONNOR and Bridget CALLAGHAN were grandparents to over seventy grandchildren- 

CONNOR and KELLY grandchildren were born in Allamakee, Iowa, UNITED STATES. 

DONOHOE grandchildren were born in Knockatillane and moved to Allamakee, Iowa, UNITED STATES.

ENNIS grandchildren were born in Pennsylvania, UNITED STATES.

FLOOD grandchildren were born in Liverpool, ENGLAND.

CUMMINS grandchildren were born in Blessington but sailed to SOUTH AUSTRALIA.


Children of MATTHEW CONNOR and Bridget CALLAGHAN-

1. Lawrence CONNOR b circa 1816 Knockatillane d 9 Oct 1881 Knockatillane m Catherine CULLEN

2. Anne CONNOR/DONOHOE b circa 1820 m Thomas DONOHOE

3. Mary CONNOR/BYRNE b circa 1824 m 31 Jan 1842 Blessington  James BYRNE

4. Margaret CONNOR/KELLY b circa 1825 Knockatillane d 29 Apr 1880 Allamakee, Iowa m Charles KELLY

5. Thomas CONNOR b circa 1826 Knockatillane d 6 Mar 1900 Blessington m Mary LAWLOR

6. Joseph CONNOR b circa  June 1828 d 27 Apr 1912 Allamakee, Iowa m Mary MULLALY or KELLY

7. Bridget CONNOR/ENNIS b 25 Mar1829 Knockatillane d 14 Feb 1893 Catasaqua, Pennsylvania m 23 Apr 1850 Blessington William ENNIS 

8. Teresa CONNOR/CUMMINS b circa 1830 Knockatillane d 5 Dec 1867 Blessington m 23 Feb 1852 Blessington James CUMMINS

9. James CONNOR b 27 Jun 1831 Knockatillane

10. Simon CONNOR b 20 Apr 1834 Knockatillane d before 1893 m 24 Aug 1858 Blessington Mary SULLIVAN

11. Elizabeth CONNOR/FLOOD b 1838 Knockatillane d 28 Jan 1880 Liverpool ENG m 10 Jan 1861 Blessington Joseph FLOOD





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Date of Birth 1st Jan 1795 (circa)

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