Daniel BARRETT (1861?- )

1 Daniel BARRETT (1861?- ) [189], son of Mary (BARRETT) (1821?- ) [631].

Born 1861 (est), Cork City, Ireland. Died.

Sp. Margaret HENNESSY (1854- ) [188], dau. of Nicholas HENNESSY (1834?- ) [627] and Mary Anne BARRY ( - ) [628].

1854 birth date comes from her Cork baptismal cert. UK Census 1881 gives her age as 20 - birth 1861. Was she 20 or 27?

1.1 Mary BARRETT (1874?- ) [384].

Born 1874 (cal), Cork City, Ireland.1,2,3

Sp. John O'BRIEN4 (1881- ) [385].

1.1.1 Mary O'BRIEN (1909-2011) [386].

Born 23 Sep 1909, Cork City, Ireland.3 Marr Brian DONOHOE Q1 1935, Cork City, Ireland.5 Died 2 Jan 2011, Cork City, Ireland.6 Buried 6 Jan 2011, Douglas, RC Cemetery.

Sp. Brian DONOHOE (1911-1979) [397], son of Maurice DONOHOE (1877-1961) [1315] and Emma FEWSTER (1877-1952) [1316].

Sent to Cork when young with sister Monica to be raised by uncle William.

1.1.2 Daniel O'BRIEN (1911- ) [387].

Born 1911, Cork City, Ireland.

Sp. Eileen FORREST ( - ) [390].

1.1.3 Margaret Mary O'BRIEN (1913-2001) [388].

Born 2 Oct 1913. Marr David O'SULLIVAN 19 Sep 1942, Cork City, Ireland. Died 13 Jan 2001, Cork City, Ireland.

Sp. David O'SULLIVAN (1914-1989) [394].

1.1.4 Jack O'BRIEN ( - ) [389].

1.2 Ellen BARRETT7 (1884-1964) [22].

Born 17 Dec 1884, Liverpool, UK.8 Bap 11 Jan 1885, The Church Of The Blessed Sacrement, Liverpool, UK.9 Marr John Charles SHORTLAND 17 Jun 1910, Church Of St Patrick, Cork, Ireland.10,11 Died 31 May 1964, Cork City, Ireland. Cause: Heart Failure (Had been bed-ridden for many years). Died: Cork, Ireland. Buried St Josephs Cemetery, Cork, Ireland.

Born: Cork, Ireland - "Nana Shortland" to Dick and Dan's children.

Sp. John Charles SHORTLAND12,13 (1884-1932) [11], son of Francis SHORTLAND (1859-1925) [5] and Anne MITCHELL (1867-1935) [10].

1.2.1 Anna Margaret SHORTLAND (1911-1986) [23].

Born 13 Oct 1911, 176 Lower Rd, Cork, Ireland.14 Died 1986, Mercy Hosp., Cork City, Ireland. Cause: Heart Attack. Unmarried. Buried 1986, St Josephs Cemetery, Cork, Ireland.

Never married.

1.2.2 Richard Francis SHORTLAND (1914-1979) [24].

Born 5 Nov 1914, Cork City, Ireland. Bap 8 Nov 1914, SS Peter & Paul's, Cork, Ireland. Marr Julia Christina O'BRIEN Q3 1945, Cork City, Ireland.15 Died 14 Jul 1979, Cork City, Ireland. Buried 16 Jul 1979, St Joseph's Cemetery, Cork, Ireland.

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

Sp. Julia Christina O'BRIEN (1921-2013) [27], dau. of Cornelius O'BRIEN (1885-1969) [81] and Mary-Ellen FITZPATRICK (1885-1965) [80].

1.2.3 Daniel Patrick SHORTLAND (1920-1987) [25].

Born 26 Mar 1920, 4 Blarney Street, Cork City, Ireland.16,17 4 Blarney Street, Cork City, Ireland. Bap 29 Mar 1920, Cathedral Church of SS Mary and Anne Shandon, Cork, Ireland.18 Marr Ellen Frances MEHEGAN 4 Aug 1953, St Finbarrs South, Cork, Ireland.19,20 Died 27 Aug 1987, Paris, France. Cause: Heart Attack. while visiting neice Val. Buried Sep 1987, St Finbarrs Cemetery, Cork, Ireland.

Sp. Ellen Frances MEHEGAN (1925-1972) [28], dau. of James MEHEGAN (1897-1931) [61] and Julia FITZPATRICK (1898-1974) [294].

Note on Marriage to Daniel Patrick SHORTLAND: Eileen met Dan when visiting her cousin Sheila in Maymount, Friars Walk, in Cork (just around the corner from Quaker Road) - sometime around 1949. Shiela had married Dan's brother Dick in 1945. Sheila says she told Eileen, that if she was interested in Dan she would have to "move it on" from her side as he was very shy. It worked! The marriage took place in St Finbar's South parish church, Dunbar St Cork in 1953.

1.2.4 Margaret Mary SHORTLAND (1922-1996) [26].

Born 3 Oct 1922, Cork City, Ireland.21 Marr Edward Finbarr O'MAHONY Q3 1949, Cork City, Ireland.22 Died 1996, Cork City, Ireland.

Sp. Edward Finbarr O'MAHONY22 (1916-1988?) [29], son of Edward O'MAHONY ( -1927) [121] and Kitty O'MAHONY ( -1939) [120].

1.3 Richard BARRETT (1888?-1950) [382].

Born 1888 (est), Cardiff, Wales. Marr Catherine COOKE Q1 1914, Cork City, Ireland.23 Died Jan 1950.

Sp. Catherine COOKE (1892?- ) [403], dau. of John COOKE (1860?- ) [1621] and Catherine MCCARTHY (1863?- ) [1622].

1.3.1 Daniel BARRETT (1914- ) [881].

Born Q4 1914, Cork City, Ireland.24

Died shortly after birth.

1.3.2 Richard BARRETT (1918?-2006) [404].

Born 1918 (est), Cork City, Ireland. Died 2006, Australia.

1.3.3 Sean BARRETT (1920-2005) [861].

Born 1920, Cork City, Ireland. Died 2005, London, UK.

1.3.4 Ellen Josephine BARRETT25 (1922- ) [872].

Born Dec 1922, Cork City, Ireland.26 Marr Henry C MAYO Q2 1945, Fulham, Gtr London.27

Sp. Henry C MAYO ( - ) [1633].

1.3.5 Catherine BARRETT (1924-1991) [870].

Born 1924, Cork City, Ireland. Died 1991, London, UK.

Sp. Jeremiah William HENNESSY (1921-2001) [862], son of Nicholas HENNESSY (1898?- ) [739] and Mary HURLEY (1898?- ) [740].

1.3.6 Daniel BARRETT (1928?-1999?) [874].

Born 1928 (est), Cork City, Ireland. Died 1999 (est), London, UK.

1.3.7 Nicholas BARRETT (1930?-2007) [875].

Born 1930 (est), Cork City, Ireland. Died 2007, London, UK.

1.3.8 Monica BARRETT (1931?-1998) [876].

Born 1931 (est), Cork City, Ireland. Died 1998, London, UK.

1.3.9 Margaret Christine (Patricia) BARRETT28 (1932-1998) [877].

Born 25 Jun 1932, Cork City, Ireland. Marr John Evans ALEXANDER 31 Mar 1955, Shepherd's Bush, London. Died 27 Mar 1998, Lincoln, UK.

Sp. John Evans ALEXANDER (1921-1992) [1611].

Died while visiting his daughter Lynda.

1.3.10 Philomena BARRETT (1934-2002) [878].

Born 19 Sep 1934, Cork City, Ireland. Marr Michael E HAWES Q2 1956, Fulham, Gtr London.29 Div 1988. Died Aug 2002, London, UK.30

Sp. Michael E HAWES ( - ) [1638].

1.3.11 Maureen BARRETT ( - ) [882].

Born Cork City, Ireland.

Died shortly after birth.

1.4 Nicholas BARRETT (1890?- ) [190].

Born 1890 (est), Cork City, Ireland.

House bombed in WWII, wife never fully recovered. No Children.

Sp. Amy (BARRETT) ( - ) [383].

Sources

1"1911 Census, Cork, 10 St Patrick's Tce".
2"Census 1901 Cork Urban No5, Evergreen St Cork Urban No5, Evergreen St" (Cork Urban No5, Evergreen St).
3"Census 1901 Cork No 4 Urban, 5 Winter's Hill Cork No 4 Urban, 5 Winter's Hill" (Cork No 4 Urban, 5 Winter's Hill).
4"1911 Census, Cork, 10 St Patrick's Tce - Danny Brien & Parents".
5"Ireland, Civil Registration Marriages Index, 1845-1958". Q1 1935, Cork, 5, 77.
Text From Source: O'Donoghue
6"RIP.ie". Assessment: Secondary evidence.
Text From Source: Catherine (May) O'DONOHOE, (née O'Brien) of Oakdene, Skehard Road, Cork City, Cork

Reposing at Sullivan's Funeral Home, Turners Cross. Removal tomorrow, Wednesday evening, at 7.30pm to the Holy Cross Church, Mahon. Requiem Mass on Thursday at 10.45am. Funeral afterwards to Douglas Cemetery.
7"Ireland, Civil Registration Marriages Index, 1845-1958". Q2 1910, Cork, Vol 5, 77, Nellie Barrett, John Shortland. Assessment: Primary evidence.
8"Birth Cert 1884 - Ellen (Nellie) Barrett, Liverpool".
9"Certificate Of Baptism (copy)". Cit. Date: 20 January 2008. Assessment: Primary evidence.
Text From Source: According to the Register of Baptisms kept at The Church Of The Blessed Sacrement Liverpool, Ellen Barrett daughter of Daniel Barrett and Margaret Barret formerly Hennessy lawfully married, Born 17th December 1884 was baptised at the said church, by Richard Brown on the 11th day of January 1885. Joseph Kingsbury and Mary McNamara being God-Parents. I, the undersigned, hereby certify that the above is a true and correct extract from the register of Baptisms kept at the above Church. As witness my hand, this 22ns day of September 1935. James Kay.
10"Certificate Of Marriage". Cit. Date: 20 January 2008. Assessment: Primary evidence.
Text From Source: 1910. Marriage solemnized at the Roman Catholic Church of St. Patrick in the Registrar's District of No 1, in the Union of Cork, in the City Of Cork.

When Married: June 17th 1910.

John Shortland, Full Age, Bachelor, Box Maker, 11 Phoenix St Cork. Fathers name and occupation: Frank Shortland, Box maker.

Nellie Barrett, Full Age, Spinster, 176 Lower Glanmire Rd Cork. Fathers name and occupation: Daniel Barrett, Plasterer.

Witnesses: Francis Shortland and Nellie Cooke.

Cert issued: 7th May 1915.
11"Ireland, Civil Registration Marriages Index, 1845-1958". Q2 1910, Cork, Vol 5, 77, Nellie Barrett. Assessment: Primary evidence.
12"Ireland, Civil Registration Deaths Index, 1864-1958". Irl, Cork, Q4 1932, 5, 70. Cit. Date: 6 May 2012. Assessment: Primary evidence.
Birth year estimated as 1890 rather than 1884
13"Ireland, Civil Registration Births Index, 1864-1958". Irl, Cork, Q1 1884, 5, 120. Cit. Date: 6 May 2012. Assessment: Primary evidence.
14Ibid. Q4 1911, Cork, 5, 76. Assessment: Primary evidence.
15"Ireland, Civil Registration Marriages Index, 1845-1958". Irl, Cork, Q3 1945, 5, 157. Cit. Date: 5 May 2012. Assessment: Primary evidence.
16"Birth Cert 1920 - Daniel Patrick Shortland". Cit. Date: 20 January 2008. Assessment: Primary evidence.
Text From Source: Entry 209 in the District No 3, in the Union of Cork, in the County of Cork. Issued at the office, 30 London Street, Cork, Date 3/5/20 (for Army Purposes).
Name: Daniel Shortland
Date and Place of Birth: 1920, 26th March, 4 Blarney Street.
When Registered: 22 April 1920.
Name and dwelling-place of father: John Shortland, 4 Blarney Street.
Rank or Profession of Father: Soldier.
Name and Surname and Maiden Surname of Mother: Ellen Shortland, formerly Barrett.
Name and address of informant: Ellen Shortland, Mother, 4 Blarney Street.
17"Ireland, Civil Registration Births Index, 1864-1958". Ire, Cork, Q2 1920, 5, 90. Cit. Date: 5 May 2012. Assessment: Primary evidence.
Actual birthday 26 Mar 1920 though birth record says Q2 1920.
18"Certificate Of Baptism". Cit. Date: 20 January 2008. Assessment: Primary evidence.
Text From Source: I hereby certify that it appears by the Baptismal Registry of the United Parishes of SS Mary and Anne Shandon, in the City of Cork, that Daniel Shortland was born 26 March 1920 and was Baptised according to the Rites of the Roman Catholic Church, by the Rev. John J Aherne CC, on the 29th day of March in the year of Our Lord One Thousand Nine Hundred and Twenty (1920). Names of Parents: John Shortland and Ellen Barrett. Names of Sponsors: Richard Barrett and Elizabeth Shortland. Signature of Clergyman P. O'Farrell. Given at Cork this 2nd day of June 1953.
19"Certificate Of Marriage". Text From Source: "I hereby certify that it appears by the Marriage Register of the Parish of St Finbarr, in the City of Cork that Daniel Shortland and Ellen Frances Mehigan were married according to the Rites of the Roman Catholic Church by the Rev. T. J. Walsh CC on the 4th day of August in the year of our Lord Nineteen Hundred and Fifty Three (1953). Name of witnesses: Richard Shortland and Mary Nolan (Maureen). Signature of clergyman: T J Walsh CC. Given at Cork this 4th of August 1953."
20"Ireland, Civil Registration Marriages Index, 1845-1958". Irl, Cork, Q4 1853, 5, 112. Cit. Date: 6 May 2012. Assessment: Primary evidence.
Ellen F Mehigan (spelling)
21"Ireland, Civil Registration Births Index, 1864-1958". Ireland, Cork, Q4 1922, 5, 76. Cit. Date: 5 May 2012. Assessment: Primary evidence.
22"Ireland, Civil Registration Marriages Index, 1845-1958". Ire, Cork, Q3 1949, 5, 122. Cit. Date: 5 May 2012. Assessment: Primary evidence.
23"Ireland, Civil Registration Births Index, 1864-1958". Cit. Date: 22 June 2016. Assessment: Primary evidence.
Text From Source: Name: Catherine Cooke
Date of Registration: Jan-Feb-Mar, 1914
Registration district: Cork, Ireland
Volume: 5
Page Number: 111
FHL Film Number: 101262
Name: Catherine Cooke
Date of Registration: Jan-Feb-Mar, 1914
Registration district: Cork, Ireland
Volume: 5
Page Number: 111
FHL Film Number: 101262
24Ibid. Cork, Vol 5, Pg 111. Cit. Date: 22 June 2016. Assessment: Primary evidence.
Name: Daniel Barrett
Date of Registration: Oct-Nov-Dec 1914
Registration district: Cork
Birth Country: Ireland
Volume: 5
Page: 111
FHL Film Number: 101075
25"England & Wales, FreeBMD Birth Index: 1837-1983" (3a662). Q2 1945, Hammersmith, London, 5c, 907. Cit. Date: 22 June 2016. Assessment: Primary evidence.
26"Ireland, Civil Registration Births Index, 1864-1958". 1922, Cork, Vol 5, Page 93. Cit. Date: 22 June 2016. Assessment: Primary evidence.
Name: Ellen Barrett
Date of Registration: Jan-Feb-Mar 1922
Registration district: Cork
Birth Country: Ireland
Volume: 5
Page: 93
FHL Film Number: 101229
27"England & Wales, Marriage Index: 1916-2005". Q2 1945, Fulham, London, 1a, 785. Cit. Date: 22 June 2016. Assessment: Primary evidence.
28"Emails from Helen Contessa 2016". Their wedding day was the 31/3/1955. They married in Shepherd's Bush London. Pat's birth had been registered as Margaret Christine but she was christened Patricia Margaret Christine and called Pat. Pat had to sign a legal document to say she had always been known as Patricia.
29"England & Wales, Marriage Index: 1916-2005". Q2 1956, Fulham, London, 5c, 938. Cit. Date: 22 June 1916. Assessment: Primary evidence.
Text From Source: Q2 1956, Fulham, London, 5c, 938
30"England & Wales, Death Index: 1916-2005". Aug 2002, Hillingdon, Middlesex, C47B, 2361C, 87. Cit. Date: 22 June 2016. Assessment: Primary evidence.