Place of migration:
Stayed in Ireland

Pilib Ó Donnacháin aka Philip Doonican (Dunican / Duncan / Donakin / Dunnigan/ Donoughan) appears on Croghan (Killucan and Ballinameen) RC parish records in 1815 with a confirmed address at Tartan, Ballinameen. 

Thanks to his record (with wife Brigid Shannon) all the early 18th-century families in Tartan can be determined. 

He was still alive in 1846 when he godparented for his sister Mary Doonakin & Matthew Beirne. 

Additional Information
Date of Birth 1780 (circa)  
Date of Death 1847 (circa)  
Associated Building (s) Tartan TOWNLAND, Ballinameen RC Chapel  
Names of Siblings John Doonican m. Elizabeth French | Catherine Dunican m. Bernard aka Bryan McDermott| Patrick Dunican m. Margaret King | Mary Doonakin & Matthew Beirne  
Spouse (First Name/s and Maiden/Surname) Brigid Shannon  
Place & Date of Marriage RC Parish of Ballinameen aka CROGHAN  
Names of Children Mary Dooneken of Tartan b.1815 |  
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  • I am a Shannon from Tartan , we have been residing there since 1648 . Doonicans, Noones, (Noon) Harrington’s Beirnes we’re adjoining farming, neighbours, my grandmother was a Mary Beirne . ,who married John Shannon , the last remaining of the family who inherited the property , most of his family emigrated to the USA , & two brothers to Australia. Our Dad Patrick John passed away 20 years ago , Oct 1999. 

    TRUST this will be of interest to you . Una Shannon Mallia . 




    Tuesday 29th October 2019, 01:20PM

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