Humphrys genealogy

Genealogy research by Mark Humphrys.

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Carmody of Liscahane, near Ardfert, Co.Kerry.

Our family

Our family starts with John Carmody of Liscahane:

John Carmody of Liscahane listed as the father of Jeremiah Carmody of Liscahane at Jeremiah's mar 1873.

Jeremiah Carmody of Liscahane listed as brother of Nora Carmody at her funeral 1909.
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Liscahane on 1829 to 1842 map.
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John Carmody listed in [Valuation Office books, 1848] as holding 24 acres at Liscahane.
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John Carmody at Liscahane in [Griffiths Valuation, 1853].
He holds plot 14. Size 47 acres.
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The map of Liscahane linked to [Griffiths Valuation] at
The plot numbers do not remotely match the plot numbers in the text of [Griffiths Valuation, 1853].
So we cannot say where plot 14 is.


Probably identical with

Our family is probably identical with the following.
This is the only John Carmody we can find at Liscahane.
But gaps in Ardfert parish records mean we cannot confirm this.

Baptism of John Carmody of Liscahane, 7 June 1835.

There is no Carmody at Liscahane in [Tithe Survey, 1823].
There is a Daniel Griffin, holding 49 acres, "in two lots, one of which bounds the Commons (North)".
From here.
This may be where our Carmody got their farm, if they married into Griffin.
There are Griffins at Liscahane in [Griffiths Valuation, 1853].


Definitely related


Miscellaneous Carmody



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