In search of the Mahoneys

I am researching my Irish heritage and from census records I am aware my great great great Grandfather Michael Mahoney (Mahony, as seen spelt this way in some websites) lived his last days with his daughter Kate O’Keefe and son-in-law Michael at House #5 Shanbally, Knocknagree. He died in 1901.
On 19th Feb 1846 Michael married Catherine Brosnahan at Rathmore with Nohaval and Kilcummin. I am trying to establish which church they were actually married in and whether that church still exists. I assume they lived in the immediate area all their married lives.
I am also trying to discover where they are buried. I am not sure in what year Catherine who may also have been known as Kate died but I assume it was before Michael in 1901.
I am aware they had at least one child, Daniel, who moved to New Zealand in the late 1870’s. Daniel was my great great Grandfather.
Any help would be most appreciated.
Grahame Benvie <whiskers@ihug.co.nz>

3 thoughts on “In search of the Mahoneys”

  1. m any of mahony family in shanbally tureenclaucgh umeraboy. A Denny Mahony of Umeraboy is a direct relative of shannabally. my great grtgrand father John Mahony came to Umeraboy in 1845 from shannbally or tureenclaucagh. My phone in new York is 914 963 8931 – leave a message

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