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DOWLING Catharine
Birth:          Dec 1840 
Christening:    30 Dec 1840 Blanchardstown, Ireland

Notes
IFHF record, sponsors Thomas Cullen, Anne Clynch (Anne C Lynch?)

Arr in Phila March 1856, on Tonawanda, Catherine 15 (with mother, stepfather, 
Michael, Peter, Ann, Rosannah)
.
1860 in Ward 3, Phila. as Kate Joyce [see baptism records where she is a sponsor]
In 1860 she is with Owen (22) and Bridget (40)  Smith, and Michael (15), Peter (13), 
Ann(10),  and Rosey (6). So Owen must be Bridget's step-son, son of Eugene, who 
must be dead by now.
From PAHRC:
Mary Neeson
born June 1, 1866
baptized June 10, 1866 - Cathedral of SS. Peter & Paul
Parents: Patrick Neeson and Theresa Dowling
Sponsors: Isaac Walker and Catherine Joyce
by Rev. J. O'Reilly

Phila Death records: Catherine Joyce, age 45 (b 1840/1), married, d 6 July 1886, 
cirrhosis of liver, living at 709 McClellan St., bur 9 Jul 1886 New Cathedral Cemtery, 
undertaker Sweeney [1880 census at 709 McClellan is the Cleary family]
can't find obit
per Pa and NJ Church and Town Rec on ancestry, bur NCC 9 Jul 1886 age 41, grave 
O/10/18, remarks G 4 occd
also in O/10/18 is John Joyce 42 remark G 3 occpd bur 20 Oct 1887 
also Patrick Joyce 20, bur Apr 16 1888 remark G 3 occpd
(death cert for John and for Patrick give address of 938 Grant St, and for Patrick 
gives mother's name as Mary). So what is Catherine doing in that grave? Is John her 
husband's brother?
Also in O/10/18 is John Joyce age 2.5, bur Apr 24 1875 remark vac grave
and Patrick Joyce age 3 remark G3 bur 3 Mar 1875

The Thorntons lived at 733 McClellan St.
What of 7 Mar 1918 obit in Phila Inquirer, JOYCE, Catherine, March 5, widow of David 
Joyce, age 79. residence 6333 (unclear) Boynton Street, Germantown. Mass St 
Vincent de Paul, Interment Holy Sepulchre Cemetery
Per the 1900 census, this Catherine Joyce is b March 1839, married 39 years (1861), 
has 9 children, 7 alive, oldest surviving born in 1866. In 1900 living on Germantown 
Avenue. Children: Mary, Margaret, Coleman, Maurice, David
In 1880, on Carpenter Street, child John age 16 (b 1863)
In 1870, no street, oldest child Morris, b 1861
Death cert (Phila) for David Joyce 15 Mar 1909, son of Maurice Joyce and Margaret 
O'Keefe
1870 census has a John Joyce 28 carpenter b Ireland (b 1841), Catharine 29 (1840) b 
Ireland, children b Pa Nicholas 5, Thomas 4, Mary 1, and another Catharine Joyce b 
Ireland age 56 This Catharine died 1897 per 27 Dec 1897 Phila Inquirer, or 1898 per 5 
Aug 1898 Phila Inquirer
1870 census has David Joyce 33 (1836), Catharine 32 (1837), Morris 9, John 7, Mary 
5, Maggie 2 (no bplaces) This Catharine died in 1918 per 7 Mar 1918 Phila Inquirer, 
lived Boynton St in Germantown

1880 census has a Catharine Joyce age 37 (1842), husband Fernanda 55, carpenter, 
both b Ireland, child Thomas 7, b Pa, 923 S 12th St.


Parents
DOWLING William (EST 1810 - EST 1851)
CORCORAN Bridget (Mary?) (1814 - Apr 1871)

Siblings
DOWLING Bridget (Oct 1830 - )
DOWLING Margaret (Jul 1832 - )
DOWLING Mary Sarah (May 1834 - )
DOWLING Stephen (Jan 1836 - )
DOWLING Sarah Ann (29 May 1838 - 25 Nov 1918)
DOWLING Catharine (Dec 1840 - )
DOWLING Anne (Mar 1843 - )
DOWLING Michael Joseph (Dec 1844 - 1 Mar 1922)
DOWLING Peter James (4 Jun 1847 - 20 Dec 1927)
DOWLING Anne (Feb 1850 - )

Marriage To JOYCE ----- () m. Notes
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