Person:Michael Farrell (2)

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Michael Edward Farrell
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Name Michael Edward Farrell
Gender Male
Birth[1][2][3] 12 Jan 1875 Dublin, County Dublin, Ireland
Christening[1] 21 Jan 1875 Dublin, County Dublin, IrelandSs. Michael & John
Death[4] 1876 Dublin, County Dublin, Ireland

Michael Edward Farrell was born on 12th January 1875 in Dublin, son of Richard Farrell and his wife Margaret Reid. He was baptised on 21st January at Ss Michael & John's Catholic Church on the south bank of the River Liffey, when the family was described as living at 61 Georges Street.

Michael died in 1876, when he was just one year old.

References
  1. 1.0 1.1 Ss. Michael & John baptisms register, in Irish Genealogy, Primary quality.

    Name: Michael Edward O'Farrell
    Born: 12 Jan 1875
    Address: 61 Georges Street
    Father: Richard O'Farrell
    Mother: Margret Reed
    Baptised: 21 Jan 1875
    Sponsor: Julia McHugh

  2. Births index, in General Register Office of Ireland. Civil Registration, Primary quality.

    b. Michael Edward FARRELL, 1875, Dublin South Registration District, Vol. 2, page 690

  3. Ireland. Ireland Births and Baptisms, 1620-1881. (FamilySearch Record Search), Primary quality.

    b. 2 Feb 1875, No. 2 South City, City of Dublin: Michael Edward son of Richard Farrell and Margaret Reed

    It is considered the date of birth quoted on Michael's baptism record is more reliable. Quite likely his birth was registered late and rather than incur a fine the family gave a later date of birth so as to be within the time limit for registering births.

  4. Deaths index, in General Register Office of Ireland. Civil Registration, Primary quality.

    d. Michael Edward FARRELL, 1876, Dublin South Registration District, Vol. 2, page 637, aged 1 [1874/5]