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Great- Grandfather. John J. RILEY (Father. Patrick Reilly- Mother. Sarah) born about 1852 in Lismackeague, Killreecle, Co. Galway, Ireland.   Died 18 Aug. 1898 in Troy (114 Green St.) .

He married Margaret DORAN 05 May 1875 in St. Peter's Church. She was born 1857 in Ireland, and died 1909 in Troy. They are buried in St. Peter's Cemetery. 7th Ward Troy.

They had 5 living children: WILLIAM H. RILEY b 1876 d 1912 m Alberta Whitman (Grandparents)
JOHN RILEY, born 1878,
FRANCES RILEY HANNA, died Hartford, Conn.
MAY RILEY MCCULLOUGH, died Troy about 1957

I think John J. Riley arrived in Troy in the early 1870's. There are several John Rileys in the City Directories in the St. Peter's area, not sure which one is my Great-Grandfather. There is also a Patrick Reilly listed in the City Directory living in the same area.

Researcher: Janice Riley Sullivan

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