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These pictures came from  Sharon Wilson in California whose husband’s grandmother was Ann Dann born in 1893 emigrated from Grove St to America. They lived where Eileen Coughlan had the shop and were boot and shoe makers. Ann’s When Ann emigrated she took with her some photos of the family one dating back to 1870. His great grandmother was Lydia Wellwood of Spruce Hill House who when her husband Richard  Died she married Richard England and she died in 1906.
   Jonathon Dann died in 1931 ,His wife Sarah Wellwood Dann died in1906 .Wellwoods lived in spruce Hill House and were farmers in the area. Does anyone have any information about these families or a picture or information about Spruce Hill House or where the Dann family are buried.

  The first picture is of of the Dann family taken in 1870
  The second is of Jonathon Dann who lived in Grove St and was a Taxi / hackney driver.
t  The third is Phoebe Jackson who married Thomas Dann in St Cronans Church of Ireland 1840
   
The fourth picture is of Sarah Jane Wellwood Dann with her children Thomas and Rebecca who lived in Grove St until she died in 1901.This picture was taken in 1881.


 
 
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