John Cloonan

(circa 1828 - February 1902)
     John Cloonan was born circa 1828 in Ireland.
     John Cloonan married Mary Handy, daughter of Christopher? Stray Handy and Mary Unknown (Handy), before 1860 in Ireland.
     John Cloonan arrived circa 1866 at USA. He had been in the US for about 35 years at his death in Feburary 1902.
     John died in February 1902 in New York, New York, USA.

Children of John Cloonan and Mary Handy

Easter Cloonan

(19 April 1864 - )
     Easter Cloonan was commonly known as Theresa Agnes? She was born on 19 April 1864 in Clara, Kilbride, Offaly, Ireland. She was christened on 20 April 1864 in Clara, Kilbride Offaly. The sponsors were James Handy & Bridgit Handy. She was the daughter of John Cloonan and Mary Handy.

Thomas Handy

(circa 1822 - 1875)
     Thomas Handy was born circa 1822 in Longford, Ireland. He was the son of John Handy. Thomas was a policeman in the Royal Irish Constabulary He enlisted aged 19 and was 5 foot 91/2 inches tall, from co Longford, Protestant, married 20 Oct 1856, wife of Wexford, trade: gardener, appointed 26 April 1841, service in Queens Co and Carlow in April 1841, in Ireland.
     Thomas Handy married Susan Craig on 20 October 1856 in Wexford, Wexford, Ireland. He became a Catholic at his marriage..
     Thomas Handy was employed as a water bailiff at Knockwill Lodge in 1865, Kilcarrig, Banachery, Carlow.
     Thomas died in 1875 in Athy RD, Kildare & Laois, Ireland.

Children of Thomas Handy and Susan Craig