Unknown sailor drawn by K. B. Ransley in 1943
This is Catherine O'Neill Kelley, of County Galway, Ireland. She was the mother of Catherine Ellen Kelley, of Kenosha, Wisconsin, who married Andrew Edward Johnston. The Johnstons settled in Omaha, Nebraska and one of their sons established the John E. Johnston funeral home in that city. One of their daughters, Zita Mary Johnston married my grandfather, Charles Louis McGranaghan.
Leo Leonard Curran, b. 1896, (s/o Patrick Curran & Catherine Gorman) & Viola Minowa Davis Curran, b. 1898 (d/o Francis Davis & Mary Morrison).
Charles Louis McGranaghan
b 26 Aug 1881 - Minden (Hildreth) NE
d 22 Apr 1955 - Omaha NE
Spouse: Zita Mary Johnston
b 18 May 1884 - Hildreth NE
m 29 Aug 1909 - Jersey City NJ
d 27 Nov 1931 - Omaha NE
Louis Robert McGranaghan
Helen Catherine McGranaghan
Andrew Robert McGranaghan
Gertrude Grace McGranaghan
Mary Zita McGranaghan
John Charles (Jack) McGranaghan
Robert Everest McGranaghan
b 30 Sep 1850 - Green County NY
d 18 Jun 1913 - Hancock, Delaware Co., NY
Spouse: Margaret A. O'Meara
b 12 Mar 1854 - Bethel NY
m 1 Jan 1873 - Obemberg, Sullivan County, NY
d 9 May 1936 - Hancock NY
Anna R. McGranaghan
Elizabeth (Cadosia) McGranaghan
William Leo McGranaghan
Charles Louis McGranaghan
John Everest McGranaghan
Sarah Anastasia McGranaghan
Marguerite Irene McGranaghan
Eugene Francis McGranaghan
Thomas Hugh McGranaghan
Edmund Burke McGranaghan
Ambrose Joseph (Hank) McGranaghan
Jerome Wilford (Jig) McGranaghan DDS
Hugh's parents were:
b 25 Dec 1817 - County Donegal Ireland
d 25 May 1896 - Hancock, NY
Spouse: Anne Daugherty
b 10 Aug 1822 - County Donegal, Ireland
m 15 Jun 1842 - Glasgow, Scotland
d 19 Dec 1893 - Hancock, NY
Facts: To the United States April 1850 on the Sir Harry S. Smith, the last of the famine boats.
Bernard (Barney) McGranaghan
Ellen (Ella) McGranaghan
Peter Patrick McGranaghan
William Clayton McDowell (Mac) and his wife Erna Volhardt McDowell (Ann). Photo taken in mid 1950's. Mac was KIA in VietNam on 4/5/1971 at the age of 33, leaving behind his wife and four children.
Masonic Lodge, Johnston Station, McIntosh County,GA. Identified in photo are: Standing, 7th from Left- Dr. David W. Baggs, MD, kneeling, 2nd from Left- Mr. Harry G. Williams,kneeling 3rd from left- Francis John Chapman, kneeling, 5th from Left- James Madison Twiggs Smith, kneeling 6th from left (With Hat) Thomas Jefferson 'Bud' Chapman, kneeling 1st from right- Thomas Edgar Houston, Altamaha Lodge was chartered in 1858. Two Confederate Army Vets pictured are Francis John Chapman and Thomas J. Chapman.
William Clayton 'Mac' McDowell, bottom row, 2nd from right. Others unknown. Please contact me if you know them.
Looking for anyone who knew him. Unit was HHD 8th Trans GP, 26th GSG, USASUPCOM, Vietnam. KIA on 4/5/71 near Hue, enroute from Quang Tri to Da Nang during Lamson 719.
Robert E. McGranaghan aboard the USS Nicholas in WWII (top row, third from right). They participated in the Japanese surrender ending the war.