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Family of Cornelius O'BRIEN and Mary-Ellen FITZPATRICK

Husband: Cornelius O'BRIEN (1885-1969)
Wife: Mary-Ellen FITZPATRICK (1885-1965)
Children: Hanora O'BRIEN (1908- )
William O'BRIEN (1910?- )
Ellen O'BRIEN (1913-1980)
John Christopher O'BRIEN (1915?-2002)
Cornelius O'BRIEN (1919?- )
Julia Christina O'BRIEN (1921-2013)
Elizabeth O'BRIEN (1924?-2012)
Ann O'BRIEN (1926?-1926?)
Marriage 28 Feb 1908 St Finbarr's South Parish, Cork City, Ireland1

Husband: Cornelius O'BRIEN

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Cornelius O'BRIEN, 1914, age 29

Name: Cornelius O'BRIEN2
Sex: Male
Father: William O'BRIEN (1850?-bef1908)
Mother: Hanora (O'BRIEN) (1850-aft1886)
Birth 1885 Cork, Ireland.
Religion Roman Catholic
National or Tribal Origin irish
Child Count 7
Marriage Count 1
Occupation Wheelright
Census 2 Apr 1911 (age 26) Cork City, Ireland3
32 Reed's Sqare, Barrack Street
Occupation 2 Apr 1911 (age 25-26) General Labourer; Cork City, Ireland3
Religion 2 Apr 1911 (age 25-26) Roman Catholic3
Residence 27 Mar 1913 (age 27-28) 72 Tower Street
Death 24 Jun 1969 (age 83-84) Cork City, Ireland4

Wife: Mary-Ellen FITZPATRICK

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Mary-Ellen FITZPATRICK, 1914, age 29

Name: Mary-Ellen FITZPATRICK
Sex: Female
Father: John FITZPATRICK (1861?-bef1923)
Mother: Ellen CONDON (1865?-1924?)
Birth 16 Jul 1885 Cork City, Ireland5
St Finbarr's South
Religion Roman Catholic
Residence bef 1908 (age 22-23) 25 Reed's Square, off Barrack St., Cork, Ireland
Residence 28 Feb 1908 (age 22) 32 Reed's Square, Barrack Street, Cork
Residence frm 1909 to 1930 (age 23-45) Upper Tower Street, Cork, Ireland
The 1930 date is approximate and equates to when the Turners Cross houing area was built (to be confirmed)
Census 2 Apr 1911 (age 24) Cork City, Ireland3
32 Reed's Sqare, Barrack Street
Occupation 2 Apr 1911 (age 25) Seamstress; Cork City, Ireland3
Religion 2 Apr 1911 (age 25) Roman Catholic3
Residence frm 1930 to 1965 (age 44-80) Turners Cross, Cork, Ireland
National or Tribal Origin Irish
Child Count 7
Marriage Count 1
Occupation Seamstress
Death 1965 (age 79-80) Cork City, Ireland

Child 1: Hanora O'BRIEN

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Hanora O'BRIEN

Name: Hanora O'BRIEN
Sex: Female
Spouse: Gerald NOLAN ( - )
Birth 16 Jun 1908 Cork City, Ireland
Religion Roman Catholic
National or Tribal Origin Irish
Marriage Count 1
Child Count 2
Census 2 Apr 1911 (age 2) Cork City, Ireland3
32 Reed's Sqare, Barrack Street
Religion 2 Apr 1911 (age 2) Roman Catholic3
Death Cork City, Ireland

Child 2: William O'BRIEN

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William O'BRIEN

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Spouse: Mary Ellen AHER, 1957, age 48

Name: William O'BRIEN
Sex: Male
Spouse: Mary Ellen AHER (1909- )
Birth 1910 (est) Cork City, Ireland
Religion Roman Catholic
National or Tribal Origin Irish
Child Count 2
Marriage Count 1
Census 2 Apr 1911 (age 0) Cork City, Ireland3
32 Reed's Sqare, Barrack Street
Religion 2 Apr 1911 (age 0-1) Roman Catholic3
Residence btw 1936 and 1944 (age 25-34) Nicholas St, Cork
Occupation Commercial Artist
Residence aft 1944 (age 33-34) Walkinstown, Dublin
Death Dublin, Ireland

Child 3: Ellen O'BRIEN

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Ellen O'BRIEN, 1914, age 1

Name: Ellen O'BRIEN6
Sex: Female
Spouse: Sean O'BRIEN (1908-1981)
Birth 27 Mar 1913 Cork City, Ireland7
Religion Roman Catholic
National or Tribal Origin Irish
Residence 27 Mar 1913 (age 0) 72 Tower Street8
Death 2 May 1980 (age 67) Cork City, Ireland
Cause: a heart attack
Died at Sean Nolan's funeral.

Child 4: John Christopher O'BRIEN

Name: John Christopher O'BRIEN
Sex: Male
Spouse: Nellie O'SULLIVAN ( -2000)
Birth 1915 (est) Cork City, Ireland
Religion Roman Catholic
National or Tribal Origin irish
Child Count 1
Marriage Count 1
Death 2002 (age 86-87) Carrigaline, Co Cork
Carrigaline, Co Cork

Child 5: Cornelius O'BRIEN

Name: Cornelius O'BRIEN
Sex: Male
Spouse: Catherine ROE ( -2014)
Birth 1919 (est) Cork City, Ireland
Religion Roman Catholic
National or Tribal Origin irish
Child Count 4
Marriage Count 1
Death

Child 6: Julia Christina O'BRIEN

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Julia Christina O'BRIEN, c. 1946, age 25

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Spouse: Richard Francis SHORTLAND

Name: Julia Christina O'BRIEN
Sex: Female
Spouse: Richard Francis SHORTLAND (1914-1979)
Birth 21 Dec 1921 Cork City, Ireland
Religion Roman Catholic
Residence frm 1921 to 1930 (age 0-9) Upper Tower Street, Cork, Ireland
Residence frm 1930 to 1945 (age 8-24) Turners Cross, Cork, Ireland
Approximate starting date. Whenever the house in Turners Cross (and the entire area) was built.
Residence frm 1945 to 1950 (age 23-29) Maymount, Friars' Walk, Cork, Ireland
Residence frm 1950 to 1959 (age 28-38) Bantry, Co Cork
Residence frm 1959 to 1971 (age 37-50) Bandon, Co Cork
First at Avonlea, Coolfadda, and the Ard Na Greine, Laurel Walk.
Residence frm 1971 to 1974 (age 49-53) Lee Road, Cork, Ireland
Residence frm 1974 to 1989 (age 52-68) Douglas, Cork, Ireland
Residence frm 1989 to 1996 (age 67-75) Ballincollig, Co Cork
Residence frm 1996 (age 74-75) The Lough, Cork, Ireland
National or Tribal Origin Irish
Child Count 4
Marriage Count 1
Death 18 Mar 2013 (age 91) Cork City, Ireland
Cremation 22 Mar 2013 Ringaskiddy, Co Cork, Ireland
Burial 23 Mar 2013 St Josephs Cemetery, Cork, Ireland

Child 7: Elizabeth O'BRIEN

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Elizabeth O'BRIEN

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Spouse: James O'CALLAGHAN

Name: Elizabeth O'BRIEN
Sex: Female
Spouse: James O'CALLAGHAN ( -2004)
Birth 1924 (est) Cork City, Ireland
Religion Roman Catholic
National or Tribal Origin Irish
Residence bef 2004 (age 79-80) Connolly Rd, Ballyphehane, Cork
Death 3 Oct 2012 (age 87-88) Cork City, Ireland

Child 8: Ann O'BRIEN

Name: Ann O'BRIEN
Sex: Female
Birth 1926 (est) Cork City, Ireland
Death 1926 (est) (age 0) Cork City, Ireland

Note on Husband: Cornelius O'BRIEN

We have yet to find Cornelius's birth record.

 

Con's people may be from Glanworth, north Cork. His mother was possibly named Geary, and he had an aunt Hannah Geary.

 

He kept his country ways all his life. For example he kept birds, ferrets and dogs. He won many medals for Hurling. He had one glass eye.

Sources

1"Marriage Cert - Con O'Brien and Mary-Ellen Fitzpatrick 1908". Cit. Date: 28 February 2008. Assessment: Primary evidence.
2Ibid.
3"Census 1911 Cork City, Ireland Cork No 5, Reeds Square, 399918 (Entry 12.4)" (Cork No 5, Reeds Square, 399918).
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Source: Census 1911 Cork City, Ireland Cork No 5, Reeds Square, 399918 (Entry 12.4), 1911 - Census, Cork, 32 Reeds Sq Cornelius and Mary Ellen O'Brien

4"Death Cert 1969 - Cornelius O'Brien". Cit. Date: 13 March 2008. Assessment: Primary evidence.
Text From Source: Died, 1969 24 June in St Finbarrs Hospital, Cork, Cornelius O'Brien, widower, 86, retired joiner, 60 Fr Matthew Rd, Turners Cross, of Cerebral Thrombosis and Senile Decay, certified., after 12 days in hospital.
5"Birth Cert 1885 - Mary Ellen Fitzpatrick". Cit. Date: 13 March 2008. Assessment: Primary evidence.
Text From Source: 1885, July 16th, 9 Greenfield Lane, Mary Ellen, female. Father, John Fitzpatrick, 7 Bandon Road, Porter. Mother, Ellen Fitzpatrick, formerly Condon. Notified by Ellen her+mark Fitzpatrick, 7 Bandon Road, on August 11th 1885.
6"Birth Cert 1913 - Ellen (Nellie) O'Brien".
7Ibid. Cit. Date: 25 March 2008. Assessment: Primary evidence.
8Ibid. Assessment: Primary evidence.