Margaret Taylor1

#11095, (say 1797 - )
RelationshipGreat-grandmother of Estelle Rose Roche
Microfilm 02428/08, Baptisms 06 Jan 1808 to 30 Jul 1827 and Marriages 27 Jan 1808 to 08 Jul 1827, , img. 147/175.
Bruff, Grange and Gilnogra; County of Limerick; Diocese of Limerick. Marriages, Feb. 1815 to May 1815.


William O'Brien b. s 1795
Child 1.Catherine O'Brien+1,8 (1830 - 1918)
The towns of Kilfinane (O'Brien) and Bruff (Taylor) are about 17 km distant.2 
Her married name was O'Brien.1 
Birth*say 1797She was born say 1797 at Bruff Par., Co. Limerick, IrelandG.3,1 
Marriage*7 February 1815She married William O'Brien on 7 February 1815 at Roman Catholic Church, Bruff, Co. Limerick, IrelandG; (poss.)3,1,4
between 1838 and 1847She and William O'Brien migrated to New YorkG from Ireland between 1838 and 1847.5,6,7 
ChartsAncestors of Estelle Roche


  1. [S53] New York City Death Certificate, Reg. No. 1434; Catherine Hennessey, wid., d. 18 Mar 1918, Beach 128th St., Queens, NY, myocardial insufficiency; age 88, b. Ireland, date unobtainable, in U.S. 70 yrs., in NY 4 mos.; father William O'Brian, mother Margaret Taylor, both b. Ireland; bur. Calvary Cemetery, St. Louis, New York City Municipal Archives, Dept. of Records, New York, New York. Hereinafter cited as New York City Death Certificate.
  2. [S520] VWH.
  3. [S1507] Bruff, Grange and Gilnogra Parish Registers 1808 – 1882, microfilm (National Library of Ireland, Dublin, Ireland), Marriages 27 Jan 1808 to 08 Jul 1827, p. 37, img. 147, marr. 365. [in Latin] William O'Brien of Kilfinane and Margaret Taylor of this parish, marr. 7 Feb 1815 [by Andrew Ryan, Pastor, from img. 128]; witnesses Patrick O'Donnell and Edmund Kenefic, online
  4. [S1030] RootsIreland Irish Genealogy Records Databases, online, Church marriage record, 07 Feb 1815, Bruff parish, Co. Limerick; William O'Brien of Kilfinane and Margaret Taylor, both Roman Catholic; witnesses Patrick O'Donnell and Edmond Kenefick.
  5. [S5] 1900 U.S. Federal Census. Catherine (70); b. Ireland May 1830, imm. 1847, widow, 9 children, 4 living; John J (39), b. Sep 1861; Patrick J, b. Aug 1866.
  6. [S520] VWH.
  7. [S15] St. Louis unknown newspaper, St. Louis, Missouri.
  8. [S2842] St. Patrick's Church (St. Louis) Records, online \, Marr. rec. of Patrick Henesy [sic], son of John (ditto) and Mary Beckham, and Catharine O'Brien, dau. of William (ditto) and Margaret Taylor, 1854, q.v. Hereinafter cited as St. Patrick's Church (St. Louis) Records.