James Murnane

M, b. circa 1778
Father*Thomas Murnane b. 1744, d. 1792
Mother*Ellen _____ b. 1761, d. 1821
     James Murnane was born circa 1778 in County Limerick. He was the son of Thomas Murnane and Ellen _____. James Murnane married Catherine Mary Flinn on March 4, 1810 in Knocklong, County Limerick. Witnesses were Patrick Fox and William Flynn.1,2

Children of James Murnane and Catherine Mary Flinn


circa 1826In 1834, Jame Murnane was listed in the Tithe Applotment book for the Township of Drumcomogue. Very near him lived a Michael Murnane, possibly his brother.Dromcomogue in the Parish of Emly, County Limerick3
circa 1850The name is spelled Mournane. In addition, Patrick Murnane is listed, but this is probably not James' son (he emmigrated in 1849 with his family).Dromcomogue in the Parish of Emly, County Limerick4
Last Edited30 Jan 2021


  1. [S16] Knocklong Catholic Church, Church Records for Knocklong Catholic Church.
  2. [S162] Roots Ireland, online http://www.rootsireland.ie, https://rootsireland.ie/ifhf/view_detail.php
  3. [S119] 1834 Tithe Applotment, Dublin, County Dublin, Dromcomogue Townland, County Limerick, Ireland.
  4. [S120] 1850 Land Valuation, unknown repository address.