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Ballynacally / Clondegad

Ballynacally / Clondegad

Rachel Bridget Scanlon

Rachel Bridget Scanlon married Daniel Cunneen in Ballynacally in February 1847.  Their children were John, Michael, Patrick, James, Thomas, Peter, Cornelius and Bartholomew.  John was sent at a young age to America - see separate entry and eventually became Attorney General of New York.  Daniel and Rachel followed to America before 1870.

Michael also had a large family - Mary, Daniel, John, Margaret, Sarah, James Michael, William and Peter.

Bartholomew had three children Mary H, Daniel C, and Josephine.

Rachel lived until 1896 in New Rochelle, Westchester, New York.