Walter Cummins, Moonveen

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The first recorded member of this family is Walter Commins born 1745 or 1748 who died 4th Mar 1835 age 90 who married Catherine Ready, Glengrant on 6th Feb 1776.

Their Children

1 - John born 1776 according to the 1821 Census who married Bridget Doyle, Luffany – more below
2 - Margaret baptised 29th Oct 1780
3 - Honor baptised 13th Mar 1782 – married Patrick Shea, Kilnaspic on 5th Feb 1807
4 - Margaret baptised 3rd Dec 1784
5 - Catherine baptised 19th Mar 1787 and died 12th May 1859 age 72(1787) see Carrigeen No. 275. Catherine married John Walsh, Corluddy on 13th Feb 1802.
6 - William baptised 4th Oct 1789
7 - Johanna baptised 7th Sep 1792
8 - Richard baptised 20th Aug 1795

The children of John Cummins and Bridget Doyle

1 - Walter born 1808/9, died 10th Mar 1848 age 40 - Carrigeen No 31.  Walter married Mary Walsh (Shean), Grange on 13th Feb 1838 – see below. His gravestone records that he died in 1818 age 10, but an earlier transcript of the grave by Edmund Walsh Kelly has the 1848 date. Obviously when the gravestone was restored in recent times, the old one must have been illegible.
2 - Catherine baptised 24th Feb 1811 – married Edmund Dunphy, Ballygorey on 28th Jan 1835
3 - Rev John baptised 2nd May 1813 - P.P. of Ferryland.
4 - Mary baptised 22nd Dec 1815 – married James Walsh (Shean), Grange on 25th Mar 1840
5 - Honora baptised 15th Jun 1816
6 - Richard baptised 14th May 1821 – died 8th Apr 1843 age 22
7 - William baptised 1st Aug 1823
8 - Edmund baptised 13th Apr 1826
9 - Patrick baptised 6th Dec 1829 – died 8th Sep 1852 age 22

The children of Walter Cummins and Mary Walsh (Shean)

1 - Richard baptised 9th Jun 1839
2 - Bridget who died 16th Feb 1872 age 31 (Born 1840). Bridget married Walter Henebry, Luffany on 18th Jan 1871 and died a few days after their only child was born.
a) Elizabeth born and baptised on 10th Feb 1872. She married Richard Dunphy, Luffany on 6th Feb 1893.
3 - Alicia baptised 26th Jul 1841
4 - John baptised 20th Aug 1843
5 - Rev Richard baptised 13th Nov 1845 – PP Haverhill USA – died 4th Oct 1873 age 28
6 - William baptised 24th Nov 1847, died Apr 1909 - married Margaret Power, Ballinnearla on 29th Jul 1875 – see below

The children of William Cummins and Margaret Power

1 - Walter born 19th Nov 1876 & baptised 20th – died 2nd Jan 1963
2 - Bridget baptised 10th Mar 1878 – died 28th Apr 1953 – married John Mackey, Polerone 14th Sep 1900
3 - Mary born 1879
4 - Hannah born 1881
5 - Alice born 1883 – died 1909 in US
6 - Mary born 1884 – died 1930 in US
7 - Katy born 1886 – died 20th May 1974 – married Thomas Ryan, Ballygorey on 14th Feb 1917
8 - Edmond born 1888 – died 1957 in US
9 - Margaret died 14th Apr 1891 age 12 hrs