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James Kirk

James Kirk

Male Abt 1859 -

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  • Name James Kirk 
    Born Abt 1859  County Louth, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • In the 1901 census James was born in Co Louth and aged 42, so born about 1859.
    Gender Male 
    Census 25 Apr 1911  Dundalk, County Louth, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Age: 53y 
    Address:
    Tatnadarra townland, Dundalk, County Louth, Ireland 
    • In the 1911 census James and Mary Kirk have 3 children residing in the household: Owen (aged 28), Kate (24) and Rose (17). James & Mary Kirk record in the census that 5 of their children were born and 4 are "living".
    Name James Kirke 
    Person ID I1383  Hannaway
    Last Modified 26 Nov 2019 

    Father Owen Kirk 
    Family ID F455  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Mary Kirk,   b. 1857, County Louth, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 9 Jul 1880  Crossmaglen, County Armagh, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Address:
    St Patrick's RC church, Newry Road, Crossmaglen, County Armagh,  
    • Mary Kirk was from Mounthill townland County Armagh. Her husband in 1880, James Kirk, was from Tatnadarra/Tetanard townland in County Louth. The Witnesses to their Marriage were Bernard Kirk & Catherine Kirk.
      Witness Role: Witness Name: Bernard Kirk
      Witness Role: Witness Name: Catherine Kirk
    Children 
     1. Rose Kirk,   b. 29 Apr 1894, Tatebane, Co Louth, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Apr 1969, Bronx, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years)
    Last Modified 11 Nov 2019 
    Family ID F454  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsCensus - Age: 53y - 25 Apr 1911 - Dundalk, County Louth, Ireland Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Kirk,James &MKirk(ChHughes)_Cr'maglen_m1880_web
    Kirk,James &MKirk(ChHughes)_Cr'maglen_m1880_web
    Picture Note: Marriage of James Kirk to Mary Kirk - 9 July 1880 in St Patrick's RC chapel in Crossmaglen, Co Armagh, Ireland. James' father was Owen Kirk; Mary's father was John Kirk. The Witnesses were Bernard Kirk and Catherine Kirk.
    Picture Note: Mary Kirk was from Mounthill townland County Armagh. Her husband in 1880, James Kirk, was from Tatnadarra/Tetanard townland in County Louth.The two townlands adjoin each other but in 1922 the new Irish border divided them. (See accompanying map "Mounthill townlandCoArmagh-map"). © https://www.irishgenealogy.ie - Civil Registers of Births, Marriages and Deaths & Church Records.
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    Kirk,Rose(Ch, Hughes)_Louth_b1894
    Kirk,Rose(Ch, Hughes)_Louth_b1894
    Picture Note: Registration of Birth: Rose Kirke/Kirk - 29 Apr 1894. Rose was born in Tatebane townland, Co Louth, Ireland. © https://www.irishgenealogy.ie - Civil Registers of Births, Marriages and Deaths & Church Records.
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    Kirk,James_Mounthill townlandCoArmagh-map
    Kirk,James_Mounthill townlandCoArmagh-map
    Picture Note: Map showing the townlands of the Kirk family. James Kirk came fron Tatnadarra townland in County Louth. In 1880 James married Mary Kirk from Mounthill townland, 1.5 miles away in County Armagh. The two townlands adjoin each other but in 1922 the new Irish border divided them. Daughter Rose Kirk was born in Tatebane, moved to the USA and married Charles Hughes from Umericam - which is about 3 miles from Tatebane.
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  • Notes 
    • James Kirk is identified in the 1894 Birth Registration of his daughter Rose Kirk/Kirke. Mary Kirk was from Mounthill townland County Armagh. Her husband in 1880, James Kirk, was from Tatnadarra/Tetanard townland in County Louth.The two townlands adjoin each other but in 1922 the new Irish border divided them. (See accompanying map "Mounthill townlandCoArmagh-map").
      In the 1901 census James & Mary Kirk have four children: Owen (aged 19 years), Kate (16), John (10) and Rose (6).
      In the 1911 census James and Mary Kirk are recorded as married for 30 years (they married in 1880), have borne 5 children; four are living.

  • Sources 
    1. [S3] 1901 Census - Ireland.

    2. [S2] 1911 Census - Ireland (Reliability: 3).
      In the 1911 census there are only two households in the small townland of Tatnadarra: James Kirk and Michael McNally.

    3. [S76] irishgenealogy.ie, Department of Arts, Heritage, Regional, Rural and Gaeltacht Affairs ., Civil Registers of Births, Marriages and Deaths. (Reliability: 3).