Person:Denis Cleary (1)

m. 29 Nov 1845
  1. Mary Cleary1846 - 1927
  2. Denis Cleary1848 - 1883
  3. Thomas Cleary1850 - 1921
  4. Eliza Cleary1853 - 1928
  5. Bridget Cleary1855 - 1898
  6. Joseph Cleary1857 - 1888
m. 4 Feb 1883
  1. Denis Cleary1883 -
Facts and Events
Name Denis Cleary
Gender Male
Christening[1] 3 Dec 1848 Monasterevin, County Kildare, Ireland
Death[2] 1883 Dublin, County Dublin, Ireland
Marriage 4 Feb 1883 Dublin, County Dublin, IrelandSt Mary's Pro-Cathedral
to Maria Mooney

Denis Cleary was baptised on 3rd December 1848 at Monasterevin in County Kildare, son of a blacksmith named Maurice Cleary and his wife Alice (known as Ally) Dunne. He was the second of the couple's six children.

On 4th February 1883, aged 34, Denis was married at the Pro-Cathedral in Dublin to Maria Mooney. At the time of their marriage both were living at her parents' house, 3 Rutland Place, in the northern suburbs of Dublin.

Sadly Denis died just a few months after marrying Maria, aged just 34. His death was registered some time between July and September 1883. Maria was pregnant at the time of his death; she gave birth to a son whom she named Denis on 27th December 1883 at 6 Rutland Place. His birth certificate records that Denis (senior) had worked as a horse shoer.

By the time of the 1901 census, Denis's widow and son were still living on Rutland Place.

  1. Monasterevin Roman Catholic Parish baptisms, in Kildare Genealogy. Kildare Genealogy, Primary quality.

    Denis, son of Maurice Clary and Ally Dunne was baptized on 03.12.1848
    Address: Skirteen
    Sponsors: John Dunne and Bridget Clary

  2. Deaths index, in General Register Office of Ireland. Civil Registration, Questionable quality.

    d. Denis CLEARY, September Quarter 1883, Dublin North Registration District, Vol. 2, page 367, aged 29 [1853/4]