Nora Tarsney

Birth Name Nora Tarsney
Gender female
Age at Death 72 years, 8 months, 17 days


Event Date Place Description Sources
Birth July 16, 1888 Dundrockan Townland, County Monaghan, Ireland   1a
Event Note

Superintendent Registrar's District: Carrickmacross
Registrar's District: Dunaghmoyne
District: Dunaghmoyne
Union of Carrickmacross
County: Monaghan
Birth #421
July 16, 1888, in Dundrockan
Nora, daughter of James Tarsney, a national school teacher of Dundrockan, and Catherine Tarsney, formerly Connor. informant: Eliza +her mark+ Connnor, of Dundrockan, present at birth

Residence March 31, 1901 Carrickmacross, County Monaghan, Ireland household of Sarah Devine 2a
Event Note

31 March 1901
Residents of a house 6.1 in Bath Street (Carrickmacross (Urban), Monaghan)

Devine, Sarah, 43, Female, Head, born in Ireland, House Keeper, Not Married
Devine, Eliza, 40, Female, Sister, born in County Monaghan, Dress Maker, Not Married
Casey, Bridget, 14, Female, Boarder, born in County Monaghan, Scholar, Not Married
Tarsney, Norah, 11, Female, Boarder, birthplace not given, Scholar, Not Married
Lawson, Rosan, 12, Female, Niece, birthplace not given, Dress Maker, Not Married
Cosgrove, M Anne, 15, Female, Lodger, born in County Monaghan, Dress Maker, Married

all Roman Catholic, all could read and write Irish and English

Immigration May 29, 1909 New York, New York, United States   3a
Event Note

aboard the SS Campania, from Liverpool May 22?, 1909, arrived New York May 29, 1909
Norah Tarsney 19, servant, born in Carrickmacross, last residence Carrickmacross, aunt Laragh Devine, Carrickmacross, passage paid for by her brother, headed to brother Felix Tarsney, 40 Moville St, Greenpoint, Brooklyn [Newell St maybe? there is no Moville St, Brooklyn, at least not now]

Death April 2, 1961     4a
Event Note

Nora T Cassin
Nora Tarsney Cassin, of 66 Sutton street, died April 2. She was born in County Monaghan, Ireland. She was the wife of the late John Cassin, and is survived by three daughters, Margaret, Mrs Florence Jarvis, and Mrs Rose McGee, a brother Charles Tarsney, and five grandchildren.

The funeral took place at 9:30 AM Wednesday from the Hugh A Reid Funeral Home, 153 Greenpoint Ave. A requiem mass was offered in St. Cecilia's Roman Catholic Church at 10AM. Burial followed in Most Holy Trinity Cemetery.

Greenpoint Weekly Star, April 7, 1961, page 7

[the date of the funeral and burial was April 5]

Burial April 5, 1961 Most Holy Trinity Cemetery, Brooklyn, Kings County, New York, New York, United States   4a


Relation to main person Name Birth date Death date Relation within this family (if not by birth)
Father James Tarsneyabout 1865November 24, 1911
Mother Catherine Anne O'Connorabout 1860July 1, 1890
    Brother     Charles Tarsney June 10, 1881 November 20, 1967
    Sister     Mary Tarsney about 1882
    Brother     Felix Arthur Tarsney about 1883 May 4, 1958
    Brother     James Tarsney July 11, 1885 June 26, 1901
    Sister     Catherine Anne Tarsney October 15, 1886
         Nora Tarsney July 16, 1888 April 2, 1961
    Sister     Agnes Tarsney July 1, 1890 November 22, 1890
    Sister     Lucy Tarsney May 18, 1908


Family of John Cassin and Nora Tarsney

Married Husband John Cassin ( b. d. ... )

Source References

  1. Irish Civil Registration Records, Births
      • Page: July 16, 1888, Dundrockan Townland, Monaghan, Birth #421
  2. 1901 Census of Ireland
      • Page: house 6.1 in Bath Street (Carrickmacross (Urban), Monaghan)
  3. Ellis Island Passenger Record
      • Page: May 29, 1909, SS Campania
  4. Greenpoint Weekly Star
      • Page: April 7, 1961, page 7