James P. Brennan 1866

Place of migration:
Migrated to/Born in USA

James P. Brennan was born in Tomboholla near Charlestown in County Mayo 27 October 1866. He and a few of his siblings came to the United States and settled in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. He married and had 9 children. He is my grandfather.

He died in 1921 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, leaving his widow Mary Forsythe Brennan, and 8 of his 9 children. One son was deceased the year before.

Additional Information
Date of Birth 27th Oct 1866  
Date of Death 21st Sep 1921  

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  • Hello-trying to locate my Brennan relatives from Mayo/Swinford/Charlestown, possibly Tomboholla. 
    Last known member before emigration to England and US was Thomas Brennan, born 1832 near Charlestown.

    Would like to compare family trees.
    Could you contact me at brennanhosty@gmail.com?




    Sunday 4th October 2020, 03:00AM
  • Hi! I just responded to you by email. I'm sorry that I'm so wordy but maybe I said something that will connect us. I really hope so.

    I very much appreciate you reaching out! Thank You! 


    Carol Brennan Moss

    Carol B. Moss

    Sunday 11th October 2020, 10:18PM

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