John Rourke

Birth Name John Rourke
Gender male
Age at Death unknown


Event Date Place Description Sources
Sources Notes
Birth October 17, 1878 Ballineddan Townland, Killowen, Kilbroney Civil Parish, County Down, Ireland   1a
Event Note

Superintendent Registrar's District: Kilkeel
Registrar's District: Rostrevor
County: Down
Ballineddan, October 17, 1878
John [son of] William Rourke, a blacksmith of Ballineddan and Margaret Rourke, formerly McVeigh. Informant William Rourke, of Ballineddan, father.

I didn't find him entering the US through Ellis Island, or on any records in Cleveland, Ohio

Christening October 19, 1878 Kilbroney Civil Parish, County Down, Ireland   2a

Kilbroney Church Registers, Baptisms
October 19, 1878
John [son] of William Rorke and Margaret McVeigh
sponsors: Pat O'Rourke, Selina McVeigh



Relation to main person Name Birth date Death date Relation within this family (if not by birth)
Father William Rourkeabout September 1847August 6, 1889
Mother Margaret Rose McVeighabout 1863
    Brother     Michael O'Rourke April 30, 1877 January 31, 1919
         John Rourke October 17, 1878
    Sister     Mary Ann Rourke April 25, 1880
    Brother     Francis Rourke January 14, 1882
    Sister     Christina O'Rourke December 22, 1883 January 1970
    Brother     James Rourke July 6, 1885
    Sister     Margaret Rourke February 14, 1887
    Sister     Johanna Rourke November 18, 1888 January 28, 1911


  1. William Rourke
    1. Margaret Rose McVeigh
      1. Michael O'Rourke
      2. John Rourke
      3. Mary Ann Rourke
      4. Francis Rourke
      5. Christina O'Rourke
      6. James Rourke
      7. Margaret Rourke
      8. Johanna Rourke

Source References

  1. Irish Civil Registration Records, Births
      • Page: October 17, 1878, Kilkeel, RD: Rostrevor
  2. Kilbroney Catholic Parish Registers
      • Page: John Rourke, October 19, 1878

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