Cornelius Corcoran, Texas

Cornelius Corcoran was the son of Cornelius & Mary Corcoran. Born March 17 At Millstreet Co. Cork Ireland, and died January 14 1884 At Kaufman, Kaufman Co. Texas 31 yrs 9mo 27 days. He is buried at Calvary Cemetery, Denison, Grayson County, Texas, USA (see the headstone on the left).

Interestingly, another Con Corcoran who was born in Millstreet is buried in the same graveyard. It is quite probable they were related but this one is Cornelius T. Corcoran (March 19th 1880 – Jan 30th 1820)  son of Tim & Mary (neé Kennealy) Corcoran of Coolekerane (see the headstone on the right). Read his baptismal information. [read more …] “Cornelius Corcoran, Texas”

Buggy push around Millstreet town park

    On behalf of the commitee members of the parent/toddler group we would like to thank

everyone who took part in a buggy push

around Millstreet town park on Tuesday September 20th.

All proceeds going to the neo-natal clinic in C.U.H.

(pictures taken by Carmel Walsh)

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LTV2 Millstreet at National Ploughing Championships in Athy, Co. Kildare

With Seán Murphy on camera we meet with the renowned Paddy O'Brien and his very lovely wife, Ann as LTV2 Millstreet recorded at this year's hugely impressive National Ploughing Championships in Athy. This was the very welcoming scene in the Farmers Journal Country Music Pavilion on Wednesday, 21st Sept. 2011. A full feature on our visit to this amazing event will appear shortly. (S.R.)