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This is the genealogy of Matthew (Mathew) McCarthy, patriarch of the McCarthy family in America & of Scranton, PA. Matthew was born 1820 in the village of Ballyhea, County Cork, Ireland, to John McCarthy (Carty)and Catherine Gallagher. Matthew married Marcella Moran abt. November 1852. Matthew immegrated to the U.S.A. between 1848 & 1853 near Rochester, NY. In 1855 they relocated to St. Clair, PA and in 1870 resided at 1221 Main St. Taylor, PA. Their children were: Mary, Matthew, Michael (my grandfather), James, Ellen, Patrick, and Alice all resided in the Taylor and Scranton area.
My grandparents:
Michael McCarthy married Mary Kelly from Killala (Foghill), Co. Mayo,Ireland and settled in Scranton.
From my Maternal side:
Greatgrand parents Lawrence Howard & Honor Naughton were from Louisburg (Falduf), Co.Mayo Ireland and immegrated to the 1867 & settled in Olyphant, PA.
James Casey (grandfather) from Carbondale married Mary Howard (grandmother)from Olyphant,PA and settled in Olyphant.

Families being researched are: Allwein, Andrews, Armstrong, Arthurs, Audino, Baker, Bank, Beltrami, Blake, Bonk, Bouney, Boyle, Brennan, Broersma, Bruce, Burburich, Burke, Burns, Busset, Caffery, Campbell, Canavan, Carty, Casey, Catherine, Chanin, Chapman, Clifford, Clump, Collins, Comerford, Connorton, Coons, Craig, Cummings, Curtis, Daley, Damerow, Davison, Donnelly, Duffy, Duverglas, Flack, Flanagan, Flynn, Foeseln, Ford, Foster, Gallagher, Gavin, Gervasi, Gibbons, Gilroy, Greely, Gurrell, Haggerty, Hall, Harding, Harkins, Harvey, Hoban, Howard, Hull, Jackson, Johann, Johnson, Jordan, Jorgenson, Judge, Judith, Kays, Keane, Keaton, Keenan, Kelly, Kemp, Kenny, Kilcoyne, Kilgallen, Knuckey, Koncur, Le Storti, Lenahan, Lindsey, Locke, Madigan, Manley, Marasco, Marvel, McAndrew, McCarten, McCarthy, McCarty, McCarton, McDonald, McDonnough, McGin, McGookin, McHale, McLaughlin, McNamara, McNichols, Melvin, Merritt, Metli, Miele, Mitzald, Moran, Morrison, Moyles, Mulherin, Munley, Murray, Murry, Mylod, Naughton, Newcomb, O'Brien, O'Malley, Orthouse, Pabst, Pagnotta, Perry, Phelps, Pitoniak, Price, Rae, Ratchford, Reddington, Reed, Reilly, Riley, Ritchie, Roche, Ryan, Sabatini, Sala, Schumacher, Seely, Siefring, Speicher, Sullivan, Tate, Thomas, Vasco, Wall, Watson, Wilson.

Mary Collins McCarthy genealogy:
The Collins family were from Wilkes Berre, PA area.
Construction is in process.

"The Family of Lawrence McCarthy and Mary Collins"
Updated July 20, 2005

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