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Lynch



Lynch / Spain / O'Mara grave at Mount St. Lawrence cemetery, Limerick.
Photo 2009. See larger and full size and similar shot.




Andrew Lynch, born 1806,
merchant, of Limerick city.
He mar 1836, Limerick, to Mary Foley [born 1814].
"Andrew Lynch" is listed in [Griffiths Valuation, 1850] as occupying plot no.30 on Mungret St, Limerick (near O'Maras), leasing from James T. Wilkinson.
"Mary Lynch" sp the baptism of John O'Mara 1852.
Andrew Lynch, provision dealer, Mungret St, listed in [Slater's, 1856].
His daughter is listed as living Mungret St at death, Dec 1858.
"Mary Lynch" sp the baptism of Hanora O'Mara 1860.
Andrew Lynch, provision merchant, 33 Roches St, Limerick, listed in [Slater's, 1870].
"Andrew Lynch" sp the baptism of James O'Mara 1873.
Andrew Lynch, provision merchant, 33 Roches St, Limerick, listed in [Bassett's, 1875] to [Bassett's, 1880], and [Slater's, 1881].
Andrew Lynch, grocer, and Wine & Spirit Dealer, 1 Wickham St, listed in [Bassett's, 1875] to [Bassett's, 1880], and [Bassett's, 1884] (the last one would be the old name on the business after his death).

Andrew dies, 1882:
Living Roches St at death [burial record]. Listed as "provision merchant" at death [GROI].
He died 15 July 1882, 45 Roches St (address of his dau and son-in-law), age 76 yrs [grave],[burial record],[GROI].
See entry in [GROI].
He was bur 17 July [burial record] in Lynch grave at Mount St. Lawrence cemetery, Limerick.

Mary dies, 1890:
She died Roches St, Limerick, 5 Oct 1890, age 76 yrs [grave],[burial record],[death notice].
Can't find death in [GROI].
See death notice, The Nation, October 11, 1890.
She was bur 7 Oct [burial record] in Lynch grave at Mount St. Lawrence cemetery, Limerick.
Andrew and Mary had issue:


  1. Bridget Lynch,
    bapt 14 May 1839, St.John's, Limerick,
    "Bridget Lynch" sp the baptism of Jack O'Mara 1856,
    living Mungret St, Limerick, at death [burial record],
    died 4 Dec 1858, age 19 yrs [grave],[burial record],
    bur 5 Dec [burial record] in Lynch grave at Mount St. Lawrence cemetery, Limerick.


  2. Mary Anne Lynch, born 1841,
    bapt "Mary Lynch", 16 Aug 1841, St.John's, Limerick,
    "Mary-Anne Lynch" sp the baptism of Jim O'Mara, Nov 1858,
    "Mary A. Lynch" wit the mar of Bridget O'Mara 1861,
    mar --- Ryan,
    she must be Mary A. Lynch who mar 23 Mar 1863 [St.John's, Limerick] to Thomas Ryan, wit Timothy St. Laurence and Hanora Cusack,
    he died pre-1883,
    she is living Roches St at death [burial record], listed as "wine and spirit dealer" [GROI],
    she died 1 Wickham Street, Limerick, 27 Aug 1883, age 42 yrs [grave],[burial record], or 26 Aug [GROI], of tuberculosis,
    see entry in [GROI], death reported by her 1st cousin Stephen O'Mara,
    "Mary A. Ryan" bur 30 Aug in Lynch grave at Mount St. Lawrence cemetery, Limerick.


  3. Catherine Lynch,
    bapt 21 Aug 1845, St.John's, Limerick,
    must have died young [there is another Catherine].


  4. Kate Lynch,
    Catherine, bapt 22 July 1848, St.John's, Limerick,
    she was living Roches St, Limerick, at mar,
    mar 17 Aug 1875, St.Michael's, Limerick [GROI]
    to Michael Spain [born 1847 or 1848] and had issue.



Andrew Lynch grave (LHS of this stone) and Margaret O'Mara grave (RHS of this stone).
Close-up of Lynch / Spain / O'Mara grave. Mount St. Lawrence cemetery, Limerick.
Photo 2009. See larger and full size.



Mary Foley's tombstone.
Close-up of Lynch / Spain / O'Mara grave. Mount St. Lawrence cemetery, Limerick.
Photo 2009. Detail of image above. See full size.





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