My O'Leary's are from cork city...Thomas O'Leary my paternal grandfather was born in cork city on the 19th sep 1918 dont know the names of he's parents yet. He had two older sisters named Mary and Esther , i know mary's nickname was mammie.. he married Julia Morey (born 10th june 1918).... Julie's (prefered to be called this) mother was an O'Sullivan. And her siblings names are Annie, Katie, Ellen, Mollie, Jeremiah (jerry)... jerry married someone called mary ellen.... Annie married a Mr lynch and their childrens names being Patsy... who i know died a young man in the 60's, a building site accident .... Davey, Peggy, Julie, Teddy .
Im told that my grandmother Julie Morey's father was a butcher and so im told died as a result of holding he's butchers knife in he's mouth. Also told that he took part in the boer war .
Thomas and Julie's children are as follows....
Anne (nan) born cork
Thomas jr (Tommy my father) born cork
Derrie. born cork
Steven. born cork
John. (sonny boy)
Mary ...( Mary and sonny boy are twins) born cork
Margerite (Rita) born cork
Kathleen (Kay) born cork
Patricia (Pat) born London England.
under parish st Peters & Pauls.
I know that my fathers 1st address was no:1 Pauls avenue, and then no:18 Churchfield gardens. My fathers 1st school was st peters & pauls and then St Francis.
Thomas and Julie with their family moved to London England.
Ny grandmother Julia died in 1979 and my grandfather died in 1983 ... Any info on anything i have wrote would be gratefully recieved.
Good luck all with your search's