Hugh Curran was born on September 6, 1898, in house 6 Braade Upper, Glencolmcille, Donegal, Ireland.
His father, James Curran, was 44 and his mother, Bridget Carr, was 40. Hugh had 6 siblings, Mary, Annie, Ellen, James, John, and Bridget. Hugh came to Philadelphia in 1927 on the Cameronia where he met his wife Annie McLaughlin from Gortinarren Clonca Parish. He married Annie on May 7, 1938, in Chestnut Hill, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Hugh and Annie were always willing to help their family back in Ireland get settled in America or provide a place to stay while visiting. They didnt have much but could always provide a place to sleep and a warm meal.
They had two children during their marriage.
He died on July 15, 1979, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, at the age of 80.
|Date of Birth||6th Sep 1898|
|Date of Death||15th Jul 1979|
|Associated Building (s)||House 6 and 7 Braade Upper 1901 and 1911 Census|
|Father (First Name/s and Surname)||James Curran|
|Mother (First Name/s and Maiden)||Bridget Carr|