John McIntyre was born in Pullagh, County Sligo, in about 1845. He immigrated to Massachusetts, USA in about 1860, living briefly in Marlborough before settling in Clinton, Massachusetts where he was naturalized in 1867.
Also in 1867 he married Ellen Connaughton (believed to be from County Galway). They had 8 children in Clinton before John died in 1885 at the age of only about 40.
According to US records, his parents were Patrick and Mary. Patrick was on the 1827 tithe applotment book for Pullagh, and Mary was there on the 1855 Griffith’s valuation. Their property was adjacent to several O’Connors, and Mary’s maiden name might be O’Connor.
|Date of Birth||1845 (circa)|
|Date of Death||26th Jul 1885||VIEW SOURCE|
|Spouse (First Name/s and Maiden/Surname)||Ellen Connaughton|
|Father (First Name/s and Surname)||Patrick McIntyre|
|Mother (First Name/s and Maiden)||Mary ?O’Connor?|
|Place of Death||Clinton, Massachusetts, USA|
|Names of Children||Mary Jane, Richard John, Patrick Henry, Julia Teresa, Gertrude, Annie Elizabeth (died young), James (died young), John Francis (died young).|
|Names of Siblings||Ann, Patrick, possibly Catherine|