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Thomas O'brien

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Birthplace: Wingfield, Mayo, Ireland
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Husband of Mary O'brien
Father of James O'brien and Thomas O'brien

Occupation: Master Tailor
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About Thomas O'brien

a master tailor by profession, from Wingfield village, nearby.

Thomas married Mary Kilgallon from Cuigeo and they had two sons: Jim, your great grandfather, and Thomas who went to the U.S.- where at one stage, he fought in Cuba.

Thomas (Snr.) had purchased the Eden place (for £200),They lived at first in the old house which stood near the orchard and later built the new house - where all the children were born

Both Thomas (Snr.) and Mary had been married previously and their spouses had died.

Tom's first wife died of TB. Mary's first husband was Lyons. They had two sons, Pat and Tim. When her husband died she had to move out of the home - which reverted (as was the custom then) to Lyons's brother

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