Mathew O'Brien was born in 1802 in Dublin, Ireland. He came to the United States in the 1830s. He first lived in Albany, New York. Mathew had his Naturalization in February 1839 in Albany. He married Jane Lindsey sometime before 1839. I believe they were married in Albany, but I haven't found a marriage certificate yet. Jane (1818-1869) was from County Donegal, Ireland. They had their six children in Albany.
Thomas C O'Brien (1839-1890)
Peter R O'Brien (1841-1877)
Mary Jane O'Brien (1845-1901)
Bridget "Etta" O'Brien (1848-1905) My Great Grandmother
Mathew J O'Brien (1848-1933)
James I O'Brien (1852-1902).
Mathew was a blacksmith. The family moved to San Francisco in the 1860s. Mathew passed away on 2 January 1879 in San Francisco.
|Date of Birth||1st Jan 1802 (circa)|
|Date of Death||1st Jan 1879|
|Townland born||Dublin, Ireland|
|Spouse (First Name/s and Maiden/Surname)||Jane Lindsey|
|Place & Date of Marriage||sometime before 1839|
|Names of Children||Thomas C O'Brien, Peter R O'Brien, Mary Jane O'Brien, Bridget "Etta" O'Brien, Mathew J O'Brien, James I O'Brien|
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