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John Lavelle and Delia McGough and family.
Dick Lavelle is standing, 2nd from LHS, with his parents.
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Anthony Lavelle,
of Dooagh, Achill Island, Co.Mayo.
He mar Bridget Malley [or O'Malley].
He died pre-1901.
She is listed in 1901 census in Slievemore, Dooagh (see map). She is a widow.
She is listed in 1911 census in Slievemore. She is a widow.
They had issue:

John Lavelle,
born 24 September 1870, Dooagh.
He mar 1893 to Delia McGough [born 10 August 1868, Tuam, Co.Galway].
Delia was dau of Richard McGough and Mary Anne Joyner.
They are listed in 1901 census in Athenry, Co.Galway. He is "land agent's assistant and insurance agent".
They are listed in 1911 census on University Road, Galway. He is "land agent's assistant".
He became an auctioneer, Galway city.
He died 20 Oct 1932 [mass card], age 62 yrs.
She died 1950, age 82 yrs.
They had issue:

  1. Dick Lavelle,
    Dr. Richard Joseph Lavelle, born 29 Jan 1894, Tuam, Co.Galway.

  2. Anthony Lavelle.

  3. Edward Lavelle.
    He mar 1937, Catholic University Church, St. Stephen's Green, Dublin, to Bernadette McNally ("Barney").
    See 1937 wedding video.

  4. Eileen Lavelle.
  5. Jack Lavelle.
  6. Eva Lavelle.

Unidentified photo in Lavelle family papers.
Looks like John Lavelle and family, maybe c.1906-07.
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John Lavelle.
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Delia McGough.
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Delia McGough.
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Delia McGough's mother Mary Anne Joyner.
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