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Earliest Known Ancestor Haplogroup: I1 > M253 17173 Thomas father of Patrick C Driscoll b. abt.1830, Cork 23446 Thomas father of Patrick C Driscoll b. abt.1830, Cork 322305 Michael Driscoll b.~1850, Ireland son of Daniel Haplogroup: I2a > P37.2 > PF4135 Isles A SMGF100 Dennis Driscoll b. Oct 1839, Cork N55139 Lionel Driscoll early 1900s, NJ 124026 James Driscoll (b. Mar 1814/Mar 1816), Cork 241152 James Driscoll, b. ~ 1804, Ireland; d. 1894 285960 John Driscoll b.~ 1812 Ireland or 1797 depending on sources; d. 1886, Merrickville, Ontario. 17335 Daniel Driskill b.~1740, Campbell County VA 153482 James Driscoll b.1795-1800, Ireland 62175 William Driscoll b. 1806, Cork, Ireland 97206 Patrick D. Driscoll b. 1796, Cork; d. Nov 01 1885 Merrickville, Ontario 134529 John Driscoll d. 1832, PEI 46652 Daniel Driscoll b.~1781, Ireland 130455 Florence Francis Driscoll b. 1829, County Cork 321690 Timothy Driscoll b.~ 1837, Goleen, Cork 335798 Cornelous b.1839, Ireland; d. Sullivan County, PA 148166 John Driscoll b.~1827 County Cork N4601 Florence Driscoll b. 1860, MA 97303 John Benjamin Driscoll b. Sep 3, 1866 in Oswego, NY, son of Timothy Driscoll (b. c. 1820-1822) and Ellen Harrington Driscoll, both born in Co. Cork 100934 John William Driscoll, b. 5 August 1841, County Cork, Ireland, d. 6 August 1912, Winnipeg, Manitoba N80027 Daniel Minihan b. 1815, Ireland. Son Michael Minihan married Catherine Barry, 1865 in Boston, MA. 248066 William Driscoll, Ireland, father of Jeremiah b. 1821 N42839 Cornelius Driscoll born in the 1840s; resident 1851 Upper Phale near Ballineen in Ballymoney, Cork 285882 Patrick O'Driscoll b.~1856, Glin, Limerick 129723 Denis Driscoll of Castlehaven circa 1860s-80s 79044 John Driskell and Ann Elmes. Married 1835, St Olave, Southwark, Surrey 19560 Elias Driskill b.~1790, in KY? 357980 Tadgh (Tim) O'Driscoll of Fasagh, Aghadown married in 1859 61687 James Driscoll b.~1812, Ireland 231635 John O'Driscoll, mid 1800's, Tors Cove, Newfoundland, CA 106531 Thomas J. Driscoll b. 7 Apr 1876, Quebec 94551 Michael Clarence Driscoll b.1857, Cliff, MI to Florence Driscoll and Johanna Coughlin 323220 Peter Jeremiah Driscoll b.~1872, Ireland or PA 191450 James Perry Driscoll, born about 1814/18 in KY 58461 Michael Driscoll b. Dec 1826, Cork son of Dennis Driscoll and Betty Lamon/Loman 255886 Michael Driscoll b.~1790, Cork; m. Margaret (Peg) 128677 Cornelius Driscoll b.13 May 1825 County Cork, Ireland; d. 26 August 1911 Jefferson, Kentucky 138782 John Driscoll b.~1827, Skeaf, Clogough Parish, Cork 87791 Patrick Driscoll b. 1831, Skeaf, Clogough Parish, Cork 105554 Jeremiah Driscoll from Loch Hyne b.~1835 son of Timothy Driscoll 159729 Cornelius O'Driscoll b.~ 1857; d. 1914 in Ashtabula, OH 318891 Cornelius O'Driscoll b.~ 1857; d. 1914 in Ashtabula, OH 18378 John Driscoll b. 1828, Bandon, Cork Haplogroup: I2a > P37.2 > PF4135 Isles A - Non Driscoll 254545 The surname of this family is Barry for as far back as we know, so we think at some point a Driscoll assumed the Barry name. 90232 Roger Daniel, 1547, Trowbridge England 260363 Patrick McDonough, b. 1825 Ireland 103208 John McDaniel, Abt 1740 Hanover County VA. Haplogroup: R1b > L21 > CTS4466 South Irish 93794 Michael Driscoll b. 1780, Cork 30391 Florence Driscoll (listed in Griffith's Valuations as occupying property at Lahanaght, Drinagh, Cork). 294201 John H. Driscoll born in 1824/25, probably Kilbonane, Co. Cork 98991 Timothy Bohane b.~1844; d.~1915; of Skibbereen, Co. Cork 46007 William O'Driscoll b. abt 1861 in Dublin City son of Jeremiah O'Driscoll and Bridget O Neill 52242 Daniel Bohane married Mary Bohane in Skibbereen on 26th February 1859.
Note: The name BOHANE is an agnomen for DRISCOLL
B4992 James Driscoll b. ~ 1827 Ireland 73736 Thomas Driscoll married Bridget Walsh at St Finbar's Cork City on 2nd February 1862 75604 John Kronikane O'Driscoll b. 1790, Cork 112483 Patrick Henry Driscoll b. 1862, Lemont IL 320265 John D. Driscoll, b.c. 1838, Eyeries, Kilcatherine, d.c. 1900, Augusta, MT 159164 Cornelius Driscoll and Margaret Donahoe (O'Donoghue) married in Boston in 1867 at St. Stephen's Church 178303 Cornelius Driscoll and Margaret Donahoe (O'Donoghue) married in Boston in 1867 at St. Stephen's Church 32545 Thomas Driscoll b.~1811, Ireland 86233 Denis ODriscoll of Comolane, Cape Clear, Cork; d. 1904 17447 Eireamhain ODriscoll, Cape Clear, Cork 78859 Daniel Patrick Driscoll was born between 1858 and 1862 in Limerick. 190013 John Driscoll a shoemaker in Skibbereen, Cork circa 1840 31467 Richard Driscoll c. 1825 Haplogroup: R1b > L21 > DF49 > M222 SMGF103 John B. Driscole, b.1831, VT Haplogroup: R1b > L21 > DF13 21275 Cornelius Driscoll b.~1800, Cork 318218 Daniel Bawn O'Driscoll. b. 1848 Dunbeacon, Cork Haplogroup: R1b > L21 > Z253 Irish Type IV 155928 Michael Driscoll of Cork m. Mary Connelly somewhere around 1850-1860 Haplogroup: R1b > M269 247770 Jack A. Driscoll b.~1913, Ireland N44995 James Driscoll, Timoleague, Cork, emigrated around 1837 to Canada. 148751 William O'Driscoll b.~ 1919, Cork City 312365 Michael Joseph Driscoll b about 1837 Salt Hill County Galway 36171 Timothy Driskell b.13 Feb 1749 Granville Co., NC 100639 Thomas Jefferson Driscal b. 08 Mar 1850/51 NY Haplogroup: R1b > M269 Branch 1 DYS459=10,10 58245 Jessie Benjamin Driskill, b.~1800 in North Carolina 201837 John Driskill b. 1769 Maryland, MD s/o Elgate b. 1736 123614 George Driskell, b. 1760, Worchester Co., MD s/o Elgate b. 1736 106555 Elijah Driskell b. July 4, 1772, Worcester County, MD s/o Elgate b. 1736 Pending 363438 Edmond Driscoll b. July 1820 in Ireland, d. 4 Feb 1859 in Lenox, MA
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