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Rick Hourigan, of Ahane

Rick Hourigan,
Richard, bapt 2 Feb 1856.
He registered his father's death 1883. He is living at Annagh.
He mar 2 Mar 1889 to Margaret Smyth.
They lived at Ahane, Biddyford townland, SE of Lisnagry, Co.Limerick.
NOT the Ahane near Newport in Kilnarath par, Co.Tipperary.
They are listed in 1901 census at Biddyford (Ahane). He is farmer.
They are listed in 1911 census at Biddyford (Ahane). He is farmer.
Rick died Ahane, 24 Mar 1923.
See death cert from here. He is farmer.
They had among other issue:

  1. James Hourigan,
    Jim, born 29 June 1893, Co.Limerick.
    He moved to the old family home at Annagh.
    He built a new house at Annagh in 1932.

  2. Patrick Hourigan,
    born 25 Dec 1895.
    He mar 1933 to Eileen McGrath.
    He died 1975.
    They had issue:

    1. Michael Hourigan.
      He mar Patricia Murphy.
      He was FG councillor, Limerick city.
      Mayor of Limerick 2004-2005.
      They had issue:

      1. Neasa Hourigan.
        Green Party TD.

  3. Michael Hourigan,
    born 24 June 1898.
    He inherited Ahane.
    He mar 1933 to Eileen Bugler and had issue.

Ahane in Biddyford townland on 1887 to 1913 map.

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