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Honora L. Rorke

Female Abt 1820 - 1881  (~ 61 years)


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  • Name Honora L. Rorke  [1
    • Could be Rourke, O'Rourke or O'Rorke
    Nickname Hannah/Mary/Nora 
    Born Abt 1820  Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Census 26 Jul 1850  Little Falls, Herkimer Co., NY Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Age: 30 
    Census 12 Jul 1860  Little Falls, Herkimer Co., NY Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Age: 43 
    Census 7 Jun 1870  Little Falls, Herkimer Co., NY Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    50 
    Census 19 Jun 1880  Little Falls, Herkimer Co., NY Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Age: 60 
    Died 4 Nov 1881  Little Falls, Herkimer Co., NY Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Person ID I295  Default
    Last Modified 28 May 2014 

    Family James Kenna, Sr.,   b. 1809, Ballingarry, Limerick County, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Mar 1886, Little Falls, Herkimer Co., NY Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years) 
    Children 
    +1. Margaret Kenna,   b. abt. 1838, New York ? Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1912  (Age ~ 74 years)
    +2. James Kenna, Jr.,   b. 1840, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Oct 1880, Little Falls, Herkimer Co., NY Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 40 years)
    +3. William Kenna,   b. Aug 1842, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1919  (Age ~ 76 years)
     4. John Kenna,   b. 6 May 1850, Little Falls, Herkimer Co., NY Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Oct 1918, Somerville, MA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years)
    +5. Honora Kenna,   b. Abt 1847, New York Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. Michael Kenna,   b. Abt 1849, New York Find all individuals with events at this location
    +7. Thomas Kenna,   b. Abt 1852, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1917  (Age ~ 65 years)
     8. Ellen Kenna,   b. Abt 1853, New York Find all individuals with events at this location
     9. Catherine Kenna,   b. 29 Apr 1855, New York Find all individuals with events at this location
    +10. Edward Kenna,   b. 22 Mar 1857, Little Falls, Herkimer Co., NY Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Aug 1907, Little Falls, Herkimer Co., NY Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 50 years)
    Last Modified 16 Aug 2005 
    Family ID F115  Group Sheet

  • Documents
    Death Certificate - John Kenna b. 6 May 1850
    Death Certificate - John Kenna b. 6 May 1850
    Died in a city home in Somerville, MA. His father is listed as James Kenna from Ireland, and his mother is Nora O'Rourke from Ireland.
    1875 NY State Census Herkimer Little Falls
    1875 NY State Census Herkimer Little Falls
    Includes the families of James Kenna Sr (1809-1886) and James Kenna Jr (1840-1880) living next to each other. There are few names that could not be confirmed: Ida A Kenna (F, age 5).

    The family of John Cantlin seems to live next door and is from Ireland and the name shows up on other documents.

    Headstones
    Burials at Old St. Mary's Cemetery
    Burials at Old St. Mary's Cemetery
    This page is from the "Old Cemetery" for the Old St. Mary's cemetery of St. Mary's Church in Little Falls, NY. The book now belongs to the Holy Family Parish church in Little Falls.
    Lucy S. O'Rourke, 1878 - 1941
    Lucy S. O'Rourke, 1878 - 1941
    Possible relation
    John O'Rourke, 1860 - 1935
    John O'Rourke, 1860 - 1935
    Possible relation
    Margaret O'Rourke, 1855 - 1916
    Margaret O'Rourke, 1855 - 1916
    Possible relation
    Jane O'Rourke, 1853 - 1911
    Jane O'Rourke, 1853 - 1911
    Possible relation
    John O'Rourke, 1820 - 1887
    John O'Rourke, 1820 - 1887
    Possible relation: Brother to Honora O'Rourke

  • Sources 
    1. [S91] Baptisms and Marriages 1852-1908 St. Mary's Church Little Falls NY.

    2. [S75] 1850 US Census - Little Falls NY (James Kenna).

    3. [S69] 1860 US Census - Little Falls NY (James and Hannah Kanoy).

    4. [S70] 1870 US Census - Little Falls NY (James/Hanora William/Lizzie Kanna).

    5. [S67] 1880 US Census - James and Honora Kenna, (www.ancestry.com).

    6. [S25] Obituary for Hanora Kenna, (Herkimer Daily - 16 Nov 1881), 16 Nov 1881.