Anthony Joseph Walsh 1813
We are trying to locate AJ’s grandfather, Anthony Joseph Walsh born 1813, who immigrated to US from Ireland on the Barque Mary arriving in New York 20 June 1834. The ship's passenger list is not legible as to where #1 AnthonyJoseph Walsh was from. It sort of looks like Ballykelly, but we're not sure.
very grateful for any help you can offer. #1AnthonyJoseph Walsh married a Roseanne Rooney in Pittsfield Massachusetts 25 July 1848. Their son, John James Beauregard Walsh was born in 1861. JohnJames son is Anthony Joseph Walsh b 1890, my grandfather.
go raibh míle maith agat, Jackson Walsh
|Date of Birth||1813|
|Occupation||In 1912 AJ Walsh went to Ireland to work for Owen Boland of Ballykelly, Monasterevan, Co Kildare, Ireland as a machinery fitter. He remained there for 6-8 years recovering from an accident where he lost his right eye. See attached jpg of passport.|
|New Type||AJ Walsh was an American working in Ireland from 1912-1919. After Ireland, (1919-1920) AJ Walsh became merchant seaman on SS Berwin going to Arabian Sea and then on SS Elmsford.|
|Anthony Joseph Walsh b 1813||Ireland|