This family is being researched by Peggyjayne MCNAMEE and Judy BARKER. We are descendants of the SHERWOODS and the MCENTEES of County Westmeath, Ireland.
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Our great, great Grandpa SHERWOOD started this family. We hope to go back further as we expand our research. He had a son, John SHERWOOD who married Bridget MCENTEE. "Click" on picture of Grannie Sherwood These are our great grandparents.
Matthew MCENTEE marriedMary BROWN in County Westmeath. These are Bridget's parents and also our great great grandparents.
Bridget, our great grandma, was born December 26, 1843 in County Westmeath in Lic Bla. She died January 11, 1933 at age 91years.
John SHERWOOD died February 27th 1921 at age 100 years!
Bridget had three brothers that we know. They were Owen MCENTEE, born June 7, 1829 who married Mary MULVANEY and had children Mary and Catherine; Matthew who was born July 17, 1831 and who married Mary MULVEY and Hugh MCENTEE born August 19, 1841 who married Elizabeth MCGOVERN. Bridget had a sister, Mary who was born July 20, 1834.
Our Bridget married John SHERWOOD on May 30, 1867.
HEADSTONE in LIC BLA Churchyard:
In loving memory
of John Sherwood
who died June 25th 1949
age 31 years
also his Grandparents
John who died 27th February 1921
age 100 years
Bridget who died January 11, 1933
age 91 years
This information was sent to Peggyjayne MCNAMEE, granddaughter of Auntie Maggie O'KEEFE, from the Parochial Registers of Castlepollard.
John and Bridget had ten children. All were born between 1868 to 1887 in County Westmeath, Ireland.
They were Matthew born December 1868; Mary (Auntie Mary) born December 1870; Anna (Auntie) born January 12, 1873; James born January 1875; Margaret (Auntie Maggie), born September 17, 1876; Elizabeth (Auntie Bess) born June 1879; Bridget (Auntie Bess) born April 10, 1881; "Click" on a picture of Auntie, Auntie Maggie and Auntie Bess. Trio Joseph (Uncle Joe) born April 1885;"Click" here for picture of Joseph Sherwood John (Uncle Jack) born abt 1886 and Catherine (Auntie Kitty) Auntie Kitty Sherwoodborn July 1887.
Matthew SHERWOOD was born December 1868 in Westmeath and was one of the 10 children of our great great grandpa SHERWOOD. Matthew came to the states through Batavia, NY where he was killed by a train at a young age.
Mary SHERWOOD was born December 1870 in Westmeath and died May 7, 1937 in Newark, NJ. She married James John MCGINNIS who died April 1, 1921 in Newark, NJ. "Click" on Auntie Mary McGinnis
Their children were Mary Agnes born April 1, in Newark, NJ; Alice Beatrice, born November 19, 1898 in Newark and died April 3, 1977 in Bloomfield, NJ; Lillian Claire born July 1902 and died July 7, 1970 in Newark, NJ; Anna Marie, September 14, 1903 in Newark, NJ and died February 19, 1990 in Paramus, NJ; Evelyn Virginia, February 18, 1906 in Newark, NJ and died March 1, 1996 in Toms River, NJ; Pauline Elizabeth (Dolly), February 21, 1907 in Newark, NJ and died June 30, 1992 in Brick, NJ; Ethel Rose 1911 and died March 7, 1966 in Newark , NJ and Kathleen born October 14, 1912 in Newark and died October 10, 1982 in Point Pleasant, NJ.
Mary Agnes married Richmond Frederickson. They had Virginia, Elaine, Jackie and Dorothy.
Virginia married Chris YOUNG. Both of them were born in Newark. They had Chris, David, Jeff, Peter and Lisa.
Elaine married Willard LYONS and they have four children.
Alice Beatrice MCGINNIS married Joseph CARTER who was born November 28, 1893 in Newark and died January 7, 1982 in Brick, NJ. They had Mary Alice who was born January 26, 1920 in Newark and died December 1993 in West Orange, New Jersey and who was married to Thomas GALLOWAY born about 1938 in Newark. He was born September 24, 1916 in Newark and died November 1986 in West Orange, NJ.
Their children are Alice Joan, born in Newark about 1940 who married Kermie CULVER in Newark, New Jersey; Alice Joan and Kermie have four children. Carol Ann GALLOWAY who was born March 14, 1944 in Newark and died February 6, 1991. Carol Ann left two children, Donald and Audra GALLOWAY.
Thomas GALLOWAY was born in Newark, NJ.
Patty Lou GALLOWAY was also born in Newark, NJ and married a man named DELCORPO.
Evelyn Virginia MCGINNIS was born February 18, 1906 in Newark, NJ and died March 1, 1996 in Toms River, New Jersey. She married George STOTZ who was born November 29, 1906 and who died December 1964 in Newark, NJ.
They had Sherwood STOTZ who married Rita PATAVANO. Rita died in 1994 in Florida. Their children are Vanessa, Brian (who has a daughter, Lauren), Sean and Melissa who has two children.
The second wife of Sherwood STOTZ is Hannah Hogan and they have George Rocky Justice STOTZ.
The second child of George and Evelyn STOTZ is Robert Wayne who was married to Judy Schazenbach and they have a son, Daniel Wayne STOTZ. The second wife of Robert Wayne is Barbara. Evelyn and George STOTZ also had a baby girl who may have died at birth. Her name was Mary Evelyn.
Pauline Elizabeth (Dolly) MCGINNIS was born February 21, 1907 in Newark, NJ and died June 30, 1992 in Brick, NJ. She was married to Edward MCTERNAN who was born October 13, 1904 and died October 1962. They were married in Newark, NJ.
Ethel Rose MCGINNIS was born 1911 in Newark, NJ and died March 7, 1966 in Newark, New Jersey.
Ethel married August (Bill) KLEIN who was born December 25,1910 in Newark, NJ. He died October 1984 in Brick, NJ. Their daughter Lynn KLEIN was born in 1947 in Newark, NJ. Lynn has a son, Matthew KLEIN born in October 1984 in Brick, NJ. .
The last MCGINNIS daughter was Kathleen Eileen who was born October 14, 1912 in Newark and died October 10, 1982 in Point Pleasant, NJ.
Anna SHERWOOD was called Auntie by the family. She was one of the first to come to the states. She also came through Batavia. Possibly came with her brother Matthew. She was born January 12, 1873 in County Westmeath, Ireland and died March 3, 1952 in Newark, NJ. Auntie married Thomas CLOUGHER who was also born in Westmeath, Ireland. They were married in NJ and he died at a young age. Auntie took him back to Ireland to be buried.Auntie and Thomas had Margaret Clougher on January 13,1903 in Newark, NJ.
"Click" here for a picture of Margaret Clougher Carolan. Margaret died July 1, 1990 in Orange, NJ. Margaret married Thomas CAROLAN who was born August 3, 1904 in Newark. They were married October 2, 1925 in Newark, NJ. Thomas died December 22, 1952 in Newark, NJ. "Click" here for a picture of Margaret and Thomas Carolan
Margaret and Thomas CAROLAN had four sons;
Kenneth was born December 19, 1928 in Newark, NJ and died May 25, 1993 in Trenton, NJ.
LeRoy (Roy) CAROLAN is the second son of Thomas and Margaret CAROLAN. He was born August 25, 1932 in Newark, NJ and died April 14, 1994 in Plainfield, NJ..
Donald (Donnie) CAROLAN was born August 15, 1935 in Newark and died November 3, 1957 in Newark, NJ.
Malcolm (Mal) CAROLAN was born November 3, 1938 in Newark, NJ.
James SHERWOOD was born January 5, 1875. That is all we know about him at this time.
Margaret SHERWOOD, also known as Auntie Maggie, was born in County Westmeath September 17, 1876. She died April 30, 1956 in Sea Girt, New Jersey.
Auntie Maggie married Daniel O'KEEFE from County Cork, Ireland March 15, 1910. They were married in Newark, New Jersey. Uncle Dan was known as the Corkonian. He was born February 28, 1878 and died January 2, 1972 in Neptune, NJ. "Click" on O'Keefes to see pictures of Auntie Maggie and Uncle Dan O'KEEFE.
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The O'KEEFES had four children; Johanna (Joan), born May 7, 1911 in Newark, NJ and died November 8, 1990 in Spring Lake Heights, NJ.; Kathleen born March 3, 1913 and died February 11, 1998 in Brick, NJ., Margaret Mary (Peggy) born August 21, 1914 in Newark,NJ; and Eugene (Gene) named after his grandfather, Eugene O'KEEFE from Ireland, born March 5, 1917 in Newark,NJ and died November 4, 1972 in Irvington, NJ. "Click" here for picture of Peggy McNamee and "Click" here for picture of Joe McNamee
Joan married Edwin J. FRUNSFELD, Sr.(Eddie) in April 1937. Eddie was born July 6, 1905 in Newark, NJ. and died November 16, 1972 in Belmar, NJ. They had a son, Edwin J. FRUNSFELD, Jr. who was born December 22, 1943 in Perth Amboy, NJ and who died July 26, 1994 in Long Branch, NJ.
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"Click" on picture of Joan O'Keefe Frunsfeld
Kathleen was born March 3, 1913 in Newark, NJ and who died February 11, 1998 in Brick, NJ. She married Joseph (Joe) SUCKEY who was born May 20, 1913 in Newark,NJ and who died January 15, 1999 in Brick, NJ. They were married June 11, 1938 in Newark, NJ. Their children are Joseph (Joey) who was born February 18, 1939 and who died March 25, 1994 in Neptune, NJ;
Robert was born April 19, 1941 also in Newark.
John was born November 14, 1944 in Newark;
Kathleen was born February 24, 1947 in Newark;
Edward was born January 19, 1949 in Newark;
and Maureen was born October 12, 1954 in Newark, NJ.
Joey married Lorraine LEMANSKI She was born December 6, 1941 and they were married September 3, 1971 in Lakehurst, NJ. Their children are Stephen, born June 16, 1972 and Marilyn born November 9, 1977.
Robert married Barbara INTERMANN October 3, 1964 in Staten Island, NY. Barbara was born December 6, 1941 in Staten Island, NY and died December 25, 1994 in Toms River, NJ. Their children are Karen born February 12, 1966 who is married to a man named DOMIANO and Robert Jr. born December 27, 1974.
John married Mary SHERMAN September 26, 1970 in Belmar, NJ. Mary was born January 18, 1947. Their children are John Jr. born July 5, 1975 and David also born July 5, 1975.
Kathleen is married to Jimmy BERRIOS who was born August 4, 1949. They were married July 13, 1968 in Brick, NJ. Their children are Teresa , born January 8, 1969 who is married to Mark DUGHI born November 30 1963. They were married September 17, 1995. Their daughter's name is Christina and she was born January 2, 1989.Kathleen and Jimmy also have Lori born September 27, 1973 in Brick, NJ; Kim born April 30, 1975 and Jaime, born October 26, 1976 in Brick, NJ.
Edward married Linda SZUCS September 22, 1974 in Brick, NJ. Linda was born July 30, 1954.
Their children are Jennifer, born April 3, 1975; Edward Jr. born May 7, 1981. Both children were born in Brick, NJ.
Maureen married John SPEARER March 7, 1981 in Brick, NJ. John was born October 7, 1956. Their children are Stacy born October 29, 1982 and Ryan born March 11, 1990.
The next child of Auntie Maggie and Uncle Dan O'KEEFE is Margaret Mary (Peggy) who married Joseph (Joe) Daniel MCNAMEE. Joe was born May 15, 1915 in Newark, NJ. They were married April 20, 1940 in Newark, NJ. Joe died May 28, 1983 in Point Pleasant, NJ.
Their children are Daniel Joseph (Corkie) born May 13, 1942 in Newark, NJ. Eugene (Gene) Barry was born June 14, 1943 in Newark, NJ. Gene married Barbara Hurley May 18, 1973 in Pueblo, CO. Barbara was born March 12, 1954 and died September 12, 1977. Their son, Chad Ryan was born June 1, 1974 in Pueblo, CO.
Peggyjayne was born March 6, 1948 in Newark, NJ. Peggyjayne is one of the researchers of this SHERWOOD tree. "Click" on Peggyjayne's Homepage for more information on the O'KEEFES.
Elizabeth SHERWOOD was born in June 6, 1879 in County Westmeath. She married Michael BROGAN who was born about 1869 in Ireland and died February 28, 1927. "Click" on Aunt Elizabeth Sherwood Brogan 's picture.
They had a son Daniel about which we have no other information.
They had Michael born in Ireland and died June 6, 1971 in Westmeath, Ireland, who married Mary MALLON about 1939 and had Desmond (Desi), Gerard, Patrick , Elizabeth Ann (Nan) , Mary, Bridget and Raymond and John.
Gerard married Debbie DOYLE.
Patrick, born about 1940, married Janet THORPE and they have John born 1969 and David born 1972.
Nan married Kevin GAFFNEY and she died in England.
Mary married Brian MULLIGAN and they have Bernice born 1979, Lorraine, born 1981 and David born 1983.
Bridget married Joe NICHOLL and they have Claire born 1986.
Raymond, born May 13, 1958, married Ann KEEGAN. They have Raianne born 1990 and Andrea born 1993.
John married Una DOOLAN and they have Carl born 1977; Joanne born 1980 and Sinead born 1985.
Next was Mollie BROGAN, born about 1900, who married Thomas CUNNINGHAM and they had Josie, Michael, Thomas, Patrick and John CUNNINGHAM.
The next child was John BROGAN who was born in Ireland in 1907 and who died November 19, 1969 in Castlepollard, Westmeath, Ireland. He was a medical doctor.
The next child was Patrick BROGAN who was born in Westmeath November 14, 1908 and died in Newark, New Jersey August 15, 1969.
Patrick BROGAN and Peggy CLEARY had four boys. They are Terrance (Terry) born July 27, 1940; Kevin October 23, 1943; Patrick born February 14, 1945; and James born August 4, 1947. All born in Newark, NJ.
When Paddy BROGAN married Peggy CLEARY, she had 5 children from her previous marriage. They were George STEAD born January 21, 1929 who married Bess Rung; John STEAD who was born February 16, 1939 and died June 7, 1993 and was married to Frances MARINELLI; Joan STEAD was born May 8, 1930 and died February 7, 1985 in Shallotte, NC. She was married to Robert GIBSON. Then there was Elvira who was born October 18m, 1932 and died July 6, 1980. She was married to Steven KEWIECIEN. and they had 6 children. The youngest is Barbara STEAD born April 22, 1934 who married John
VIDA who was born 1932 and died 1984. Barbara's second husband is Harry TEDESCO.
Terry married Imelda born July 23, 1943 in Dublin. They have Shane, born November 20, 1971 and Tara, July 6, 1973 both in East Orange, NJ.
Kevin married Donna MUSGROVE and they have Patrick and Kevin. Second wife of Kevin is Maria ROBLES and they have Margaret born September 26, 1968; Michael born May 10, 1974 and Kermit born August 1967.
Patrick married Camelia MARINELLI.
James married Alberta who was born March 23, 1954. They were married November 10, 1973. their children are Elizabeth, born January 15, 1975;James born August 26, 1976 and Gregory, born September 16, 1977.
Next was Bridget,, then Daniel ,Gerard and Dymphna Brogan.
Bridget was born 1910 in Ireland and died May 29, 1954 in Castlepollard, Westmeath, Ireland.
Bridget married Frank ROONEY.
Daniel was born in Ireland.
Gerard was born 1912 in Ireland and died April 1, 1964 in Castlepollard, Westmeath, Ireland.
Their next child was Malachy , born January 18, 1914 in Westmeath, Ireland who married Bridget FAGAN who was born April 30, 1913 and they have Yvonne and Paul BROGAN, both born in Dublin. Malachy died December 8, 1993 in Dublin, Ireland. Yvonne, born September 4, 1945, married Martin DILLANE November 30, 1968. Martin was born 1944 in Limerick, Ireland and died October 19, 1984 along with their son, Martin who was born January 20, 1980.
Yvonne and Martin also have Ciaran born April 22, 1970 in Dublin, Ireland and Cathal born August 18, 1972 in Limerick, Ireland.
Paul was born April 12, 1942 in Dublin, Ireland. He married Marion O'BRIEN June 23, 1984. Marion was born March 13, 1954 in Dublin, Ireland. They have a son, John who was November 13, 1986 in Dublin, Ireland.
The youngest was Dymphna BROGAN born about 1919 in Ireland and died July 24, 1989 in Westmeath. She was married to Martin KELLY who died in 1995.
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