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John Tangney


Wedding of Joan Tangney and Russell Henriksen, 1954.
John Tangney and Catherine O'Callaghan to their left.
Jacob and Agnes Henriksen to their right.
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Photo courtesy of Joe Maher of

John Tangney,
born 8 Jan 1898, Ballinorig East, near Tralee, Co.Kerry,
living Ballinorig at mar,
mar 1921 to Catherine O'Callaghan [born 21 March 1899],
emig c.1926 to Australia,
they lived Sydney, Australia,
he died 27 Nov 1964, Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, Sydney, age 66 yrs,
see death notice in the Kerryman, December 12, 1964,
she died 28 July 1974, Sydney, age 75 yrs,
had issue:

  1. Peggy Tangney.

  2. Michael Tangney, mar Joan Maurus and had issue:

    1. Peter Tangney,
      researching family tree.

  3. Brian Tangney.
    One of his children is a close DNA match to me.

  4. Joan Tangney.
    She mar 6 Feb 1954, St Michael's Church, Hurstville, Sydney, Australia, to Russell Henriksen.

  5. Denis Tangney.
  6. Eileen Tangney.
  7. Kathleen Tangney.
  8. Mary Tangney.