Tim Madigan and Bessie O'Brien.
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Timothy, born 31 Oct 1819.
in tree by Paddy Waldron
ran family pub and grocery (established 1792) at
Family lived there.
There was also a Madigan family farm of 35 acres
side of Shanagolden.
mar 4 Mar 1862 to Bessie O'Brien
[Elizabeth, born 21 Jan 1840].
business in Shanagolden went well.
They enlarged the pub.
He is listed as farmer and grocer, of Shanagolden, in mar settlement of
They were Home Rulers, and supporters of
William Henry O'Sullivan, MP
(MP for Limerick County 1874-85),
who Bessie would later marry.
Tim died 16 or 17 May 1876, age 56 yrs.
He was bur Kilbradran graveyard
See report on Month's Mind
10 or 14 June 1876.
Tim and Bessie had issue:
Thomas T. Madigan,
born 12 June 1863 [grave], Co.Limerick, think NOT Jan,
Thomas Timothy, always called "Thomas T.".
West End House, at the NW end of Main St, Shanagolden, Co.Limerick.
ran pub and grocery here from 1792
Thomas T. Madigan
still live here today.
West End House, Shanagolden.
Photo 2009 from Google
West End House (red cross) on
1829 to 1842 map.
Madigan house and pub.
Leftmost building in this photo,
NW end of Main St,
1896 or 1897.
The cross is the
Spring Rice Memorial
which was erected 1900.
See Madigan house marked on the above.