1.2.3 Martin McManamon


Martin McLoughlin


Oct. 7, 1884 in Sandhill or Roskeen, Newport, Co. Mayo, Ireland


Darby McManamon and Mary Ginnelly of Roskeen Lower



John b: June 20, 1877


Michael b: Oct. 16, 1879


Bridget b: Jan. 1881 m: Patrick Murray of Derrygarve


Thomas b: ~ 1884


Mary b: ~ 1888


Anne b: ~ 1892 m: Thomas Moran of Roskeen


Pat b: ~ 1893


Katie Joseph b: ~ 1896


Married to Mary McLoughlin April 16, 1913 in Newport


·         Mary m: John Rudman

·         Lucy m: Tom Flaherty

·         Theresa m: Tom Mulchrone

·         Ita m: Jimmy Murphy

·         Patrick

·         John

·         Martin m: Vera

·         William m: Bridget Campbell

·         Thomas m: Muriel

·         Brendan m: Annie Kate Hoban

·         Fintan b: ~ 1930

·         Michael m: Una


·         December 25th, 1956 in Sandhill

Birth and Baptism

·          Not in the Newport Chapel records, probably baptized in Tiernaur Chapel

Census Records

·         1901 Burrishoole Parish Census, Martin is 16 years old (born ~ 1885) and living with his parents and 8 siblings in house # 16 in Roskeen North.

·         IN the 1911 Burrishoole Parish census Martin is living in Roskeen North with his parents and siblings Patrick and Kathleen.  Martin is 23 years old and not married.

Church Records


Marriage Records

·         Marriage date recorded by Masterson in Newport Chapel Baptismal Records 1872-1891 page 68.

Death Records

Killeen Cemetery headstone transcription:

·         Sacred Heart of Jesus have mercy on the soul of MARTIN MCMANAMON Sandhill, died 25th Dec. 1956, aged 73 years.  And his wife MARY died 7th Feb. 1972 aged 86 years.  And their son FINTAN died 2nd Nov. 1997 aged 67 years.


·         Farmer



·         Roskeen

·         Sandhill and Knockmanus

Other Documentation

·         Parents Darby McManamon of Roskeen married Mary Ginnelly of Bunnahowna Feb. 27, 1876 in Newport.  Darby’s parents were Owen McManamon and Catherine Moran.  Mary’s parents were Austin Ginnelly and Sabina Lynchahan.  Witnesses were Denis Sweeney of Newfield and Mary Ginnelly of Bunnahowna.  Darby and Mary are buried in Killeen cemetery.

·         Marriage records for Bridget and Anne in Newport/Westport Marriages 1821-1911

·         Sister Mary immigrated on the Queenstown landing at Ellis on 5/5/1907, staying with a cousin Anthony Coyne in Elgin, IL.

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