See also

SheilaSheila O'BRIEN (1921-2013)

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

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Spouse: Richard Francis SHORTLAND

1 Julia Christina O'BRIEN (1921-2013), dau. of Cornelius O'BRIEN (1885-1969) and Mary-Ellen FITZPATRICK (1885-1965).

Born 21 Dec 1921, Cork City, Ireland. Marr Richard Francis SHORTLAND Q3 1945, Cork City, Ireland.1 Died 18 Mar 2013, Cork City, Ireland. Buried 23 Mar 2013, St Josephs Cemetery, Cork, Ireland.

Sp. Richard Francis SHORTLAND (1914-1979), son of John Charles SHORTLAND (1884-1932) and Ellen BARRETT (1884-1964).

Achieved Bachelor of Commerce Degree in later years with distinction in law.

1 John Gerard SHORTLAND (1947-1947).

Born 5 Mar 1947, Cork City, Ireland. Bap 5 Mar 1947, SS Peter & Paul's, Cork, Ireland. Died 6 Mar 1947. Shortly after his birth.

Firstborn child and died as result of ????? (forget word) Insert thatthere is a duplication of record of baptism: SS P& P, South Chapel.Insert somewhere or other that St Finbarr's South is also known as South Chapel and let's be careful there is no confusion with 'St Finbarr's' i.e.cathedral.

2 Gabrielle SHORTLAND (1948- ).

Born 28 Feb 1948, Cork City, Ireland. Marr Akhmed OUNFANA 25 May 1984.

Gaye was born in Cork and has taught English literature in UniversityCollege Cork, The University of Leeds, Ahmadu Bello University in Zaria Nigeria, and the Universite du Niamey in Niger. She also taught English as a foreign language (TEFL) at the American Cultural Center in Niamey.

Returning with her Tuareg husband and family to Ireland in the early '90's she recommenced her TEFL teaching career with University College Cork for two years before taking up the position of Editor with Poolbeg Press in Dublin.

She is the author of five critically acclaimed novels. "Mind That 'Tis My Brother" and "Turtles All The Way Down" are comedies set in Cork."Polygamy", "Harmattan" and the most recent, "Rough Rides In Dry Places" are set in Africa - the latter again a comedy.

Through all this literary success, Gaye dreams of opening a refuge centre for dogs.

Sp. Iya MOHAMED (c. 1952- ), son of Mohamed ( - ).

Lived periodically in Zaria, Nigeria, where he worked as a nightwatchman in the 1970s and 80s, when droughts ravaged Saharan Niger. Re-married with children. Has a younger brother, Anow, whose picture was used on the cover of Gaye's novel "Harmattan". A cousin, is featured on the cover of "Polygamy" (name unknown).

His paternal uncle was head of family - Sidi Armraren

His paternal cousin - Ibnou Sidi-Mohamed born C. 1950.

1 Maryam Eithne SHORTLAND (1978- ).

Born 1978, London, UK.

Sp. Jamie FUREY ( - ).

1 Éabha SHORTLAND FUREY (2006- ).

Born 17 Dec 2006, Cork City, Ireland.

2 Séadna James SHORTLAND FUREY (2012- ).

Born 12 Mar 2012, Cork City, Ireland.

3 Freya Áille SHORTLAND FUREY (2014- ).

Born 9 Apr 2014, Cork City, Ireland.

Sp. Akhmed OUNFANA (1952-2011), son of Ounfana ( - ) and Tuomo ( - ).

Nomadic Tuareg of Sahara.
Resident in Niger. Lived in Zaria, Nigeria, in the 1980s when droughts ravaged Saharan Niger.

KANI:
Our marriage: 25 May 1984

Birth date: around 1952
Place: Abalama, Air, Agades
Father: Ounfana
Mother: Toumo
Profession: Pastoralist & Mechanic

Sister: Raechitu (born around 1947?) Air, Agades
Brother: Ibrahim (born around 1942?) Air, Agades
Profession: ex-Garde Nationale (desert policeman)
Sister: Unknown (born around 1940?).

2 Adam SHORTLAND-AKHMED (1985- ).

Born 19 Feb 1985, Niamey, Republique du Niger. Bap 1990, Mayfield, Cork, Ireland.

Born: Niamey, Republique du Niger, Africa (at 9:20 am).

3 Aghali SHORTLAND-AKHMED (1987- ).

Born 26 Jan 1987, Niamey, Republique du Niger. Bap 1990, Mayfield, Cork, Ireland.

Born: Niamey, Republique du Niger, Africa (at 17:55). Birth cert registered parental name as Ounfana rather than Akhmed.

3 Valerie SHORTLAND (1952- ).

Born 1952, Cork City, Ireland. Marr Michiel DE HOOG Q4 1977, Stepney, London, UK.2

Athletics...Irish International. Attended UCC. Worked as archaeologist with museum of London when Eoghan was born and later in France.
Very involved in The Irish Anti-War Movement.
Currently (2008-2009) doing missionary work in Thailand.

Sp. Michiel DE HOOG (1956- ), son of Fokke DE HOOG ( - ) and Loes BRINKMAN ( - ).

Violin maker and musician.

1 Eoghan Wieger DE HOOG (1980- ).

Born 23 May 1980, Ealing, London, UK. Born Fulham, London at Queen Charlotte Maternity Hospital at 7.01am on 23 May 1980.

Eoghan Born Fulham, London at Queen Charlotte Maternity Hospital at 7.01am on 23 May 1980, went home to Station Parade, Ealing Common. Eoghan studied at Newpark School Of Jazz in Dublin and works as a teacher of music and is a jazz/reggae musician. He plays with The Company, Alligator and Red Square.

Sp. Charlotte PORET ( - ).

1 Maurice DE HOOG (2015- ).

Born 17 Jul 2015, Neuchatel, Switzerland.

2 Duane DE HOOG (2018- ).

Born 19 May 2018, Neuchatel, Switzerland.

2 Fiona DE HOOG (1984- ).

Born 4 Sep 1984, Pithiviers, France. Marr Tommy REAY Jun 2008, Hull, UK. Marr Maxo CIUS 27 Nov 2015, Jacmel, Haiti.

Born Pithiviers, in the Loiret, France, at 4.30am on 04 September 1984, went home to Chartres, Rue de Reverdy Fiona was born in Pithiviers because that's where Michel Odent, of natural-birth and birth -in-water fame was working.. She met him giving a talk in Dublin a few years ago..

Sp. Tommy REAY ( - ).

Sp. Maxo CIUS (1986- ), son of Exius CIUS ( - ) and Sedilia EXAVIER ( - ).

1 Teyodat DE HOOG CIUS (2018- ).

Born 1 Apr 2018, Cayes-Jacmel, Haiti.

Sp. (unknown).

3 Natthapong SHORTLAND PINNOCK (2003- ).

Born 6 Dec 2003.

4 Jacqueline Rose Mary SHORTLAND (1957- ).

Born 3 Jun 1957, Cork City, Ireland. Bap 4 Jun 1957.

Sp. Brian FORDE (1962- ).

Born: Cork.

1 Daniel FORDE (1980- ).

Born 2 May 1980, Cork City, Ireland.

Born: Cork.

2 Thomas FORDE (1981- ).

Born 3 Nov 1981, Cork City, Ireland.

Born: Cork.

3 Matthew FORDE (1982- ).

Born 24 Dec 1982, Cork City, Ireland. Marr Louise MAHER 9 Aug 2008, Ss Peter and Paul, Cork Ireland.

Sp. Louise MAHER (1982?- ), dau. of Peter MAHER ( - ) and Breeda (MAHER) ( - ).

1 Jacob FORDE (2012- ).

Born 3 May 2012, Brighton, UK.

2 Lucas Jeremiah FORDE (2014- ).

Born 16 Jul 2014, Cork City, Ireland.

3 Eliza Louise FORDE (2017- ).

Born 2 Nov 2017, Cork City, Ireland.

9 lb 10 oz.

4 Gillian FORDE (1984- ).

Born 7 Nov 1984, Cork City, Ireland.

Born: Cork.

Sources

1"Ireland, Civil Registration Marriages Index, 1845-1958". Irl, Cork, Q3 1945, 5, 157. Cit. Date: 5 May 2012. Assessment: Primary evidence.
2"England & Wales, Marriage Index: 1916-2005". UK, Stepney, London, Q4 1977, 15, 0180. Cit. Date: 5 May 2012. Assessment: Primary evidence.
Valerie A. M. Shortland