Genealogy research by Mark Humphrys.
mar 1stly, 23 Sept 1858
[St.John's RC church, Limerick] to John Hennessy [think NOT Hennessey].
Mar wit by James O'Mara (would be her uncle) and (first name left blank) O'Connor.
They lived in Limerick city.
Dau bapt in Limerick in 1859.
Her parents went to North America in 1868.
Her husband died before 1871.
She went to North America with dau before 1871.
She is in North America c.mid 1870s, when she sends photo of her and dau and sister back to family in Limerick.
mar 2ndly, 10 Nov 1880 [her age 42, him age 50], St.Peter's RC Church,
to John Crotty
[born 24 Aug 1830, think Ireland].
He was Catholic. It was his 2nd mar too. He had a number of children by his 1st mar.
Think he was living Bothwell, Ontario, at mar. Think he was NOT born there.
In 1881 census they are living in Bothwell, Ontario, he is listed as "merchant".
They must have moved to Walkerville, Ontario, before 1896, since Polly was living there at her mar.
In 1901 census they are living in Walkerville, Ontario.
John Crotty died 1901-1911.
In 1911 census, Margaret is widow, living with dau Polly at 729 Queens Ave, London, Ontario.
Margaret had issue by 1st husband John Hennessy:
Baptism of Mary (Polly) Hennessy, Limerick, 21 July 1859.
Elena O'Mara, Margaret O'Mara, Mary Hennessy (Polly, bapt 1859).
Photo c.mid 1870s, taken in North America, sent back to family in Limerick, would be after Margaret's 1st husband died.
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The back is from "Maggie" to "Uncle James".
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