JOSEPH MCCABE, JR. AND MARY AHEARN MCCABE
Thomas Joseph McCabe Jr. was born June 9,1853 and died in 1889. Mary
Ahearn was born August 17,1856 in Bowling Green ,Ky. and died Dec
22,1935 in Birmingham, Alabama. Mary Ahearn's parents were also born in
Ireland. They had 5 girls and 1 boy. My maternal grandmother was one of
these 5 girls.(Mary Ann-Mamie- McCabe). (1883-1953) .She married my
grandfather Charles Kearney Hall Sr.(1874-1949) in 1905 in Alabama.
They in turn had my father-Charles Kearney Hall Jr.(1921-1973).
In addition, Thomas Joseph McCabe Sr,(Born July3,1819 in Ireland/died
March 11,1904 in Clarksville ,Tenn.) who is the father of the above
mentioned was born in Ireland and came to America prior to the Civil
war. He served in the 10th Tenn.Co.A Infantry Regiment during the Civil
war. He was severely wounded during the war .Both Thomas Joseph McCabe
Sr. and his wife,Margaret Connelly McCabe (also born in Galway,
Ireland -- they were married in County Kildare, Ireland) , lived the
rest of their life on a farm near Clarksville. He died in 1904 and she
in 1910---They are buried in Greeenwood cemetery in Clarksville.
After the Civil war he saved his money and brought the rest of his
family to Clarksville from Ireland
Submitted by Charles Kearney Hall III at SANTIDESR@aol.com