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John O'Callaghan, of Castle St, Tralee

John O'Callaghan, Upper Castle St, listed under "grocers" in Tralee in [Guy's, 1893, Kerry, p.76].

John O'Callaghan,
born 4 April 1862.
Shopkeeper at Upper Castle St, Tralee.
Listed as grocer, Upper Castle St, Tralee in [Guy's, 1893].
"John Callaghan" and "Mary Callaghan" sp bapt of Mathew 1897.
"John Callaghan" and "Hanora Callaghan" sp bapt of Catherine 1899.
He is listed at Upper Castle St, Tralee, in 1901 census. He is "shopkeeper". Not married.
Registered father's death March 1903. He is living Castle St.
"John O'Callaghan" sp bapt of Nora Stack July 1903.
Listed as shopkeeper, Castle St, at mar.

He mar 7 March 1905, Tralee RC church, to Marcella Enright [born 1865, Co.Kerry, dau of John Enright, farmer].
She is listed at mar at Curraheen, Annagh par, some way SW of Tralee, on Dingle road.
See mar cert from [GROI]. From here. Wit Jeremiah O'Callaghan and Bridget Enright.
John Callaghan of Upper Castle St, Tralee, is listed as "uncle-in-law" of Michael O'Callaghan at his funeral 1907.
Listed at Upper Castle St, Tralee, at mother's funeral 1909.

John dies, 1910:
He died 19 Aug 1910, age 48 yrs.
He was bur Rath Old cemetery, Tralee.
Marcella is listed in 1911 census at 23 Castle Street Upper, Tralee, she is widow, shopkeeper.
John and Marcella had issue:

  1. (child) O'Callaghan.
    1911 census says she had one child, still living.

Grave of John O'Callaghan (died 1910).
Rath Old cemetery, Tralee.
Photo 2015. See full size.

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