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Timothy McCoy, of Clare House



"Thaddeus McCoy" (Timothy McCoy) listed in [Griffiths Valuation, 1852] as holding almost all of Kilcolman townland.
Clare House is the big house in plot 1.


  
Timothy McCoy,
born 1806.
He mar 23 Nov 1831 [Shanagolden RC par records] to Anna Nolan [born 1816, though probably more like c.1814].
Marriage witnessed by Rev. Mortimer Collins and Cornelius Nolan.

They lived Clare House, Kilcolman, S of Shanagolden, Co.Limerick. Probably there by 1832.
Their children are bapt in Kilcolman parish from 1832 on.
"Thaddeus MacCoy" sp the baptism of his niece Ellen Mangan 1835.
"Thaddeus" is a form of Timothy in Ireland.
"Anna McCoy" sp bapt of her nephew Michael Donovan 1836.
As at children's bapts 1844-1861 they were living "Kilcolman".
"Thaddeus McCoy" is listed in [Griffiths Valuation, 1852] as holding almost all of Kilcolman townland. He held the plot that includes Clare House.
He is "Timothy McCoy" of "Clare Cottage" at dau's mar 1857.
He is "Timothy McCoy" of "Clare House, Shanagolden" in Jan 1861 when his dau made her religious vows.
He is "Timothy McCoy" of "Clare Cottage, Shanagolden" at dau's death in July 1861.
He is "Timothy McCoy" of "Clare Cottage" when son Daniel got diploma in 1865.
He was living Clare House in 1870 (admin of his father's estate).

Timothy dies, 1874:
He died at Clare House, 17 Mar 1874, age 68 yrs [death cert]. Admin of estate says 16 Mar but that was possibly written in 1893.
See death cert from here. He is farmer, married.
Anna fl 1874.

Anna probably dies, 1879:
She must be Anne McCoy who died 1 Feb 1879, Kilcolman, age 63 yrs, widow of farmer. See death cert from [GROI]. Death registered by Timothy McCoy of Kilcolman (would be son).
Timothy is described as "farmer" at dau's marriage 1890.
See admin of his estate, granted 21 Apr 1893 to son Richard. From here. Describes him as farmer, of Clare House.
Timothy and Anna had issue:


  1. Patrick McCoy,
    of Duncaha House (or Dooncaha House), Co.Limerick,
    bapt 23 Dec 1832 [Kilcolman and Coolcappa RC par records], sp James Nolan and Catherine Nolan.


  2. Rev. James McCoy,
    bapt 3 Oct 1834 [Kilcolman and Coolcappa RC par records], sp Thomas Nolan and Margaret McCoy.
    Became priest.
    He would be "James M'Coy", Curate (C.C.), listed at St. John's Cathedral, Limerick, in [Thom's, 1868].
    He would be "Rev. James M'Coy", C.C., of St.John's, Limerick, who presided at the wedding of his cousin Ellen Mangan in Shanagolden in 1868.
    He presided at the marriage of his sister Anne in April 1876. He is Administrator, St. John's Cathedral.
    He assisted at wedding of his cousin Elizabeth McCoy in July 1876. He is Administrator, St. John's Cathedral.

    Parish Priest of Bulgaden, Co.Limerick (see map).
    He is listed as P.P. of Bulgaden-Martinstown 1888 to 1906.
    He is listed as P.P. of Bulgaden in [Thom's, 1894, p.948].
    He was one of the priests at the funeral of his aunt Mrs. Richard McCoy in 1895. Listed as nephew.
    He was at funeral of James Nolan 1897, listed as nephew.
    He died Tue 20 Nov 1906, age 72 yrs, at the Presbytery, Bulgaden.
    Funeral Thur 22 Nov 1906, bur Bulgaden.
    See death notice in Limerick Chronicle, 22 Nov 1906.


  3. Catherine McCoy,
    Kate, eldest dau,
    bapt 26 June 1836 [Kilcolman and Coolcappa RC par records], sp Richard McCoy and Margaret Nolan.
    She mar Sun 22 Feb 1857 [Kilcolman RC church] to Daniel Fitzgibbon and had issue.
    See notice in Limerick Reporter, 24 Feb 1857.
    Mar wit by Timothy McCoy (must be her father not brother) and John Wall.


  4. Mary McCoy,
    Mary Anne McCoy, second dau,
    bapt "Maria", 14 Oct 1838 [Kilcolman and Coolcappa RC par records], sp Daniel Donovan and Ellen Mangan.
    Nun, "Sister Mary Bridget".
    Took religious vows on 8 Jan 1861, at Convent of Mercy, Limerick.
    See item in The Nation, January 19, 1861.
    She died Thur 4 July 1861, "Clare Cottage".
    See notice in The Waterford Mail, Mon 8 July 1861.


  5. Margaret McCoy,
    bapt 1 Aug 1840 [Kilcolman and Coolcappa RC par records], sp Denis Mangan and Catherine O'Brien,
    died young (there is another Margaret).


  6. Dr. Daniel McCoy,
    bapt 17 Apr 1842 [Kilcolman and Coolcappa RC par records], sp Rev. Daniel [probably McCoy] and Maria Donovan.
    He became a doctor. He was educ at RCSI.
    Diploma to practice Surgery, 1865.
    See item in The Tipperary Vindicator and Limerick Reporter, 18 Apr 1865.
    He practiced medicine in Rathkeale, Co.Limerick.
    Lived at Abbey View, Rathkeale.


  7. Anne McCoy,
    bapt "Anna", 12 Feb 1844 [Kilcolman and Coolcappa RC par records], sp Patrick O'Brien and Catherine Donovan.
    She mar April 25, 1876, Church of SS. Peter and Paul, Cork, to Eugene O'Callaghan [son of Daniel O'Callaghan, Killarney].
    See notice in Freeman's Journal, 1 May 1876.


  8. Margaret McCoy,
    bapt 19 Dec 1845 [Kilcolman and Coolcappa RC par records], sp Joseph Cussen and Margaret Cussen,
    died young (there is another Margaret).

  9. Timothy McCoy,
    bapt 25 Oct 1847 [Kilcolman and Coolcappa RC par records], sp Con. Nolan and Margaret McCoy,
    "Timothy McCoy" is listed as farmer, Kilcolman, under Kilcolman in [Postal Directory of Munster, 1886].

  10. Ellen McCoy,
    bapt 9 Nov 1849 [Kilcolman and Coolcappa RC par records], sp Michael McMahon and Ellen Mangan.


  11. Rev. Mortimer McCoy,
    born Co.Limerick,
    bapt 2 Mar 1851 [Kilcolman and Coolcappa RC par records], sp Thomas McDonnell and Maria McDonnell.


  12. Thomas McCoy,
    bapt 19 Dec 1852 [Kilcolman and Coolcappa RC par records], sp James Nolan and Ellen Mangan.


  13. Richard McCoy, Lord Mayor of Dublin,
    of Dublin and of Clare House, Kilcolman,
    Richard Francis, born Co.Limerick,
    bapt 16 Oct 1854 [Kilcolman and Coolcappa RC par records], sp Patrick Liston and Catherine Liston,
    described as nephew of Margaret Nolan at her death and when he disputed her will.


  14. Michael McCoy,
    bapt 11 Apr 1856 [Kilcolman and Coolcappa RC par records], sp Michael Donovan and Maria Donovan.


  15. Margaret McCoy,
    born Co.Limerick, bapt 27 Dec 1857 [Kilcolman and Coolcappa RC par records], sp Daniel Fitzgibbon and Anna Nolan,
    she is described as of Kilcolman at mar,
    mar 30 July 1890, St. Saviour's, Limerick, to John Quinlan [born 1856 or 1857, Co.Tipperary or Co.Waterford, son of Patrick Quinlan, farmer],
    marriage wit by William Quinlan and Anne McCoy,
    he was farmer, of Kilmanahan, Co.Waterford (just across border from Clonmel, Co.Tipperary, see map), he is listed as of Kilmanahan at mar,
    they lived Kilmanahan,
    see entry at Kilmanahan in [Census, 1901], he is "farmer", they have one domestic servant and one farm labourer,
    see entry at Kilmanahan in [Census, 1911], he is "farmer", they have one domestic servant and two farm servants,
    John was at funeral of Rev. Mortimer McCoy 1927,
    had issue:

    1. Patrick Quinlan, born 1892 or 1893, Co.Waterford,
      at funeral of Rev. Mortimer McCoy 1927.

    2. Ellen Quinlan, born 1894, Co.Waterford,
      alive in 1901, died before 1911.

    3. John Quinlan, born 1895, Co.Waterford, must be twin,
      at funeral of Rev. Mortimer McCoy 1927.

    4. Annie Quinlan, born 1895, Co.Waterford, must be twin,
      "Miss Annie Quinlan" was at funeral of Rev. Mortimer McCoy 1927.

    5. 1 other child, Quinlan, died before 1911.


  16. Josephine McCoy,
    bapt 7 Apr 1860 [Kilcolman and Coolcappa RC par records], sp Thomas Nolan and Catherine McCoy.

  17. Cornelius McCoy,
    bapt 24 July 1861 [Kilcolman and Coolcappa RC par records], sp Con. Nolan and Catherine Nolan.

  18. More children, McCoy.
    The dispute of the will of Margaret Cussen said there were 23 children in this family.



Baptism of Catherine McCoy, 26 June 1836 [Kilcolman and Coolcappa RC par records].
From here.


  



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