THE DUANE FAMILY
OF TIPPERARY TOWN
James Kennedy married Judith Anne Duane 23 February 1800 at St.
Michael's parish in Tipperary, Co. Tipperary, Ireland. She was most
likely the daughter of Michael Dwan of Tipperary. Witnesses at the
wedding were William Duane and Winifred Ryan. William may be
The later Title Applotment in 1828 in Tipperary town shows only one
Dwan: Stephen Dwan in Bohercrow. He was probably a brother of
Stephen Dwan in Tithe Applotment, Tipperary Town, 1828
The early Catholic parish registers for Tipperary town list these
Michael Duane and Margaret Ryan had the following children:
- Honora, christened 10 May 1812 in Tipperary
- Michael, christened 8 Aug 1818 in Tipperary
- Margaret, christened 16 Nov 1826 in Tipperary
- Judith, christened 2 Sep 1828 in Tipperary
- John, christened 25 Jun 1832 in Tipperary
William Duan and Mary Finn had the following children:
- John, christened 11 Jan 1819 in Tipperary
Stephen Duan married Mary Doherty 26 Jan 1831 in Tipperary,
and had the following children:
- Stephen, christened 22 Dec 1831 in Tipperary
- Julian, christened 17 May 1833 in Tipperary
- John, christened 30 Dec 1834 in Tipperary
Additionally, these two marriages are listed in the Tipperary parish
- Honora Duan married Patrick Hoghter May 1793 in
- Ann Duan married Daniel Haly 25 Feb 1811 in Tipperary
The Religious Census of 1766 lists only one Dwan (Duane): Michael
Dwan. Michael is most likely the father of Judith Duane.
It is likely that Michael Dwan and his wife had the following
1. Honora, born in about 1770 of Tipperary; married Patrick
Hoghter 1793 in Tipperary.
*2. Judith Anne, born in about 1780 of Tipperary; married
James Kennedy 1800 in Tipperary.
3. Michael, married Margaret Ryan.
4. William, married Mary Finn.
5. Ann, born in about 1785 of Tipperary; married Daniel Haly
1811 in Tipperary.
6. Stephen, married Mary Doherty 1831 in Tipperary.
SOURCES: Tipperary RC parish register; Tithe Applotment for
Tipperary; 1766 Religious Census.
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