Category Archives: Holy Sepulchre Cemetery

Researching Timothy J. Mahoney – born in Ireland and died in New Jersey in 1921

I’m always so excited when I get a genealogy record back in the mail, and I recently received the death certificate for Timothy J. Mahoney. He died in Newark, Essex County, New Jersey on May 22nd, 1921. His parents were listed as … Continue reading

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Surname Saturday – Carter Clan

The surname Carter is an occupational one meaning carter of goods, or one who builds carts. It is thought to be from the Celtic work “cairt” and it is a very common surname. According to Wikipedia it is the 44th … Continue reading

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Doran Sisters – From Ireland to New Jersey – Those Places Thursday

This beautiful portrait is of Ellen “Nellie” Doran McVeigh Smythe Pearson (1884-1932) on the right, and it was most likely taken when she was a young woman in Belfast, Northern Ireland. The lovely linen blouses, and scarfs, accent their fair … Continue reading

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