Hi My 2nd great grandfather John Ginty was born in Attymass in 1834 the son of James Ginty and Nappy (possibly Igoe) The family seemed to moved to Kilmacteige parish in County Sligo. Married Ann Carroll abt 1858 and immigrated to Boston MA in 1884 and settled in Troy NY.
Michael "Mike" Joseph Ginty born August 22, 1866 in townland of Kilgellia, Parish of Attymass, County Mayo (son of Michael Ginty and Catherine Howley).
Family moved to Keighley, England in about 1871. Father died in Keighly, England in 1877. Mike emigrated to USA on the ship S.S. Servia (Liverpool to NYC) on May 11, 1885 by himself.
His mother and siblings all emigrated to Philadelphia between 1881-1889. Married Mary Ann Moran on July 7, 1888 in Philadelphia, PA. Eventually settled in Baltimore, Maryland. Father of 6 children. - Died February 21, 1941 in Baltimore, Maryland.
|Date of Birth||1st Aug 1866||VIEW SOURCE|
|Date of Death||1st Feb 1941||VIEW SOURCE|
|Father: Michael Ginty (ca.1837 Co. Mayo - 29 June 1877 Keighley, Yorkshire, England) - died in a train accident|
|Mother (First Name/s and Maiden)||Catherine Howley : Born: 12 September 1841 Cuignane (Creggaun), North Mayo, Ireland; Died: 02 August 1902 Philadelphia, PA|
|Townland born||Townland: Kilgellia Civil and Catholic Parish: Attymass (baptism recorded here) County: Mayo|
|Number of Siblings||Six sisters, One brother|
|Names of Siblings||Mary Ginty McGill (1860-unk.) Beatrice Bridget Ginty Garman (1863-1895) Ellen "Nellie" Ginty Stevenson (1864-unk.) Margaret Ginty Face (1868-1957) John J. Ginty (1870-unk.) Anna R. Ginty Mullahey (1873-unk) Catherine M. Ginty Case (1876-1958)|
|Names of Children||William Joseph Ginty (1889-1924) Margaret Anne Ginty Burke (1891-1981) Anne Lorraine Ginty Poteat (1893-1974) Honore & Katherine (twins born/died 1896) Honore Katherine Ginty Ryan 1896-1963)|
|Place of Death||Church Home and Infirmary Baltimore, Maryland USA|