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RIORDAN FAMILY LINKS
OUR RIORDAN ANCESTORS
JOHN GUBBINS RIORDAN AND MARGARET HEALY
for more information on the family of JOHN GUBBINS RIORDAN
He was born 16 May 1846, in Ballyvorneen, Caherconlish Parish, Limerick, Ireland
Ballyvorneen is in the Diocese of Cashel and Emly, which includes towns in both Limerick County and Tipperary County.
seems to be a very useful site for Limerick information.
John Riordan's father was DANIEL RIORDAN and his mother was JOHANNA GUBBINS
John G. Riordan moved to Chicago, with his brother Daniel and his sister Sarah in about 1867.On 21 June 1868 he married MARGARET HEALY. Margaret was born in Ireland (c.1845) and moved to Iowa with her family when she was very young.
She moved to Illinois in about 1865.
I have placed the obituaries of John G. Riordan and of Daniel Riordan's widow, Elizabeth Knott, online
CHILDREN OF JOHN RIORDAN AND MARGARET HEALY, all born in Illinois,
|Name||Birth||Death||Spouse||Picture of Margaret Riordan Mullen|
|Hannie (Anna)||baptised 15 Mar 1870||1881|
|Mary (Mame)||Dec 1874||1954?||Frank J. Carlin|
|Elizabeth||10 Dec 1876 ||1944?||Robert Forrester|
|Jane||Early 1878?||14 May 1879 |
63 13th St, Chicago
|(Ida?)||12 Dec 1878?|
|Margaret Ida||28 Feb 1880||12 May 1957||John Henry Mullen|
|Johanna||Jan-Feb 1883||27-29 Sep 1884|
TO THE RIGHT IS A PICTURE OF MARGARET IDA RIORDAN MULLEN
She was the youngest of John and Margaret Riordan's girls who lived to adulthood.
OTHER RIORDAN / REARDON / RAIRDEN FAMILIES
SARAH AND EMILY RIORDAN / RAIRDANSarah REARDON / RAIRDEN
- born May 8, 1817, possibly in Ripley Co, Ind. Died Oct 21, 1865 in Fayette Co, Iowa. Married Daniel T. Knowlton.Emily REARDON / RAIRDEN
- born April 17, 1829 - died July 3, 1907. Married J.H. Ross.
To share information on these sisters contactKCLind@aol.com
RIORDAN FAMILY GENEALOGY WEBSITEThis Riordan Website
is a very useful source for information on Riordans
which includes a large database of Riordans and growing databases of records of baptisms and marriages in the diocese of Cashel and Emly.
The site also has details on ancestors with the following surnames: RIORDAN/REARDON, BALDWIN, FINNERTY, RILEY/REILLY, KELLIHER, SCANLON,CROWLEY, DONNELLEY, SHEA
JAMES RIORDAN AND MARY LYNCH; JOHN WALSH AND BRIDGET BYRNEJames and Mary (nee Lynch)
had 6+ children, born in Bruree, Limerick, parish of Rockhill.
Their names were WILLIAM JAMES, DAVID, JAMES, PATRICK, JOHANNA, LILLIAN, and possibly HONORIA and JOHN. All emigrated to Australia at various times circa 1877-1892. Would love to hear from any relations in Ireland.
Also, John and Bridget Walsh (nee Byrne) they had a daughter Mary born 1860 in Ardrahan, Galway. Contact Lisa in Queensland, Australia
who is researching these surnames:
RIORDAN, LYNCH - CO. LIMERICK
WALSH, BYRNE - CO. GALWAY
Check for your Riordan/Reardon relatives at Genforum's Riordan Family Genealogy Forum
or Reardon Family Genealogy Forum
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