"Na Dhoire" Walsh, Ballygorey

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The earliest record of this family is the marriage of John Walsh, Ballygorey (born 1765) and Mary Stone (1767-1847), Doornane on 20th Feb 1792.

Their children

1 - Margaret baptised 19th Nov 1792
2 - Michael baptised 8th Sep 1794. Michael married Catherine Sinnott, Grange on 14th Feb 1819. See below.
3 - Thomas baptised 17th Nov 1796
4 - Anastasia baptised 1st Mar 1799. She married Michael Walsh, Ballygorey on 10th Feb 1823.
5 - Catherine baptised 3rd May 1801
6 - Edmond baptised 14th Jun 1802 – died young
7 - Eleanor baptised 14th Mar 1805
8 - Edmond baptised 27th Mar 1812

The children Michael Walsh and Catherine Sinnott are

1 - Mary baptised 3rd Dec 1819 and died 28th Mar 1905. Married Richard Quinn, Ballygorey on 20th Jan 1843. 4 children.
2 - Thomas baptised 17th Dec 1821 and died 27th Sep 1898 age 77(1821) - see Carrigeen No. 238.  Married Johanna Walsh “Long Nicks/Long Jacks”, Luffany on 5th Feb 1856. See below.
3 - Anty baptised 16th Dec 1823 and died 20th Jan 1902 age 80(1823), married Nicholas Walsh “Watts” or “Little Nicks” on 11th Feb 1852 (Nicholas died 3 days after his wife) 
4 - Margaret baptised 9th Jan 1826 and died 1847 according to the 1851 census
5 - Alice baptised 1st Apr 1829 and died 27th Jul 1905 age 80 (1825). Married Patrick Byrne (born 1830), Polerone on 23rd Feb 1857
a) Margaret baptised 19th Sep 1857
b) Catherine baptised 16th May 1859
c) Johanna baptised 4th Aug 1861. Married Edmund Quinn, Polerone on 22nd Sep 1880. 9 children.
d) Mary baptised 11th Sep 1863
e) Richard baptised 6th Apr 1866
f) Michael baptised 8th Sep 1868
g) Anastasia baptised 21st Jul 1871
6 - Catherine baptised 7th Mar 1832 – died young
7 - John baptised 10th Dec 1833. Married Anastasia Fewer, Aglish on 4th Oct 1863. Moved to US. One child born in Ireland
a) Thomas baptised 2nd Feb 1864 in Aglish
8 - Catherine baptised 25th Dec 1836 but not listed as part of household in the 1851 census

The children Thomas Walsh and Johanna Walsh are

1 - Margaret baptised 21st Jan 1867. Moved to US and married Walter Walsh, of the Miller’s family, Portnascully on 22nd Nov 1883. 5 children.
2 - Judith baptised 22nd Apr 1860 and died 30th Mar 1940 - see Carrigeen No. 83. Married Edmund Dunphy, Moonveen on 5th Feb 1894
3 - Michael baptised 29th May 1858 and died 8th Apr 1946 - see Carrigeen No. 238. Married Stasia Walsh, Moonveen on 9th Feb 1898. See Below.
4 - John ”Crawn” Walsh baptised 28th Dec 1861 and died 20th Dec 1951  - see Carrigeen No. 269. Married Margaret Mackey, Middlequarter on 6th Jun 1896.
a) Thomas born 11th May 1899 – father of Ned Ballybrazil
b) William born 31st Jan 1901 and died 24th Feb 1979. Married Anastasia Dunphy, Luffany on 6th Feb 1945. 8 Children
c) Michael born 9th Aug 1902
d) Joanne born 9th Dec 1903. Married Maurice Hawe, Ardera on 29th Jan 1941
e) Edward born 16th Aug 1905 and died 11th Mar 1908. Married Mary Walsh “Royal”, Mountneill on 11th Apr 1950. Son John
f) Stasia born 10th Oct 1906. Married Michael Rowe, Ballygorey 5th Mar 1946. No children.
g) Margaret born 15th Apr 1908. Married Thomas Walsh “Royal”, Mountneill in 1946. 4 children.
5 - Edmund baptised 22nd Jan 1864 and died 8th Mar 1901 age 37(1864) - see Carrigeen No. 238.
6 - Catherine baptised 25th May 1866 and died in the US 30th Mar 1915. Married Thomas F Dunn on 28th Jan 1894
a) Edward J born 24th Dec 1894 and died Jul 1964
b) James F born 4th Nov 1896 and died Apr 1974
c) Mary Margaret born 22nd Jun 1898. Married Edmund A Evans in 1928. Daughter Evelyn born around 1928
d) Josephine born 7th Jun 1901
e) Alice Margaret born 22nd Jan 1903 and died 21st Jul 1904
f) Helen born 14th Jan 1907
7 - Richard “Manager” baptised 26th Mar 1870 and died 22nd Nov 1950 - see Carrigeen No. 205. Married Elizabeth Connolly, Skeard (Born 1883) on 5th May 1904. 11 children.

The children Michael Walsh and Stasia Walsh are

1 - Hanny born 6th Feb 1899 and died 31st May 1916 age 17(1899) - see Carrigeen No. 238.
2 - Honora born 3rd Apr 1900 and died 6th Jun 1905 age 5(1900) - see Carrigeen No. 258.
3 - Margaret born 3rd Jun 1901 and died in US on 6th Oct 1989. Married Frank Murphy (1895-1981)
a) Joan Elizabeth married Anderson
b) Ann Marie married Ladetto – 2 children John and Katherine
4 - Mary born 26th Sep 1903. Died 29th Jan 1933 age 29 (1904) - see Carrigeen No. 240. Married Patrick Meaney, Ballinerla on 19th Aug 1930. 2 sons Michael and Richard.
5 - Thomas born 3rd May 1904 and died 9th Apr 1944  - see Carrigeen No. 239.
6 - Nora born 6th Apr 1906 and died 28th May 1990 age 84 (1904) in Springhill, Kilmeaden - see Carrigeen No. 239. Married Richard Kelly, Ballygorey on 5th Oct 1937. 3 children     
a) Nora, Alice and Ned
7 - Patrick born 11th Jul 1907 and died 17th Jun 1997 age 89 - see Carrigeen No. 241. Married Mary Butler (1922-1996), Licketstown on 29th Aug 1950.
4 children: Anna, Joan, Michael and Paddy.
8 - James born 3rd Oct 1909 and died 24th Nov 1923 age 14 (1909) - see Carrigeen No. 240.
9 - John(Jack) born 3rd Oct 1911 and died 2nd Aug 2001 age 89(1912), Coolroe Portlaw.
10 - Edmond died 27th Nov 1918 age 5 (1913)
11 - Michael born 8th Jun 1916. Died in a fishing accident at Pouldrew Bridge on 22nd Feb 1929 with his 2nd cousin Edmund Rowe, Ballygorey. Buried Carrigeen No. 240.