Person:John Farrell (15)

John Joseph Farrell
Facts and Events
Name John Joseph Farrell
Gender Male
Birth[1][2] 14 May 1873 Dublin, County Dublin, Ireland
Christening[2] 20 May 1873 Dublin, County Dublin, IrelandSt Kevin's Roman Catholic Church, Harrington Street

John Joseph Farrell was born on 14th May 1873 in Dublin, the first child of Richard Farrell and his wife Margaret Reid, who had married just over a year earlier. He was baptised on 20th May, when the family's abode was given as 28 Wexford Street.

John Joseph has yet to be traced after his baptism.

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

    b. 24 May 1873, Dublin: John son of Richard Farrell & Margaret Reade

    Although the date of birth here is given as 24th May, this must be wrong given that John was baptised on 20th May - therefore the date of birth quoted on his baptism record is considered more reliable.

  2. 2.0 2.1 Baptisms register, in Roman Catholic Church. Parish Registers of St Kevin's Roman Catholic Church, Harrington Street. (National Library of Ireland), Primary quality.

    Name: Joannes Josephus O'Farrell
    Born: 14 Maii
    Parents: Ricardo O'Farrell & Margarita Reid
    Address: 28 Wexford St
    Baptised: 20 Maii
    Priest: Timotheo Gorman
    Sponsors: Joannes O'Farrell & Rosanna Reid