Willie REDMOND is a famous Irish person who was a Major & politician & a Minister of Parliament. For more info see ...
His grandfather was Patrick REDMOND not SHANNON. His line is ...
.1 Edward REDMOND m=13 Aug 1761 Anne=Annie ???
..2 John REDMOND, Sr. d=15 Jan 1822 m=Elizabeth SUTTON
...3 Patrick Walter REDMOND b=Nov 1803 UK,Ireland,Wexford-Co,Wexford,Somerton-House d=UK,Ireland,Dublin,Pembroke-House m1=c1822 Hester=Esther KEARNEY
m2=Jun 1850 UK,England,Lancashire,Salford to Theresa Mary Ann HOEY
....4a William=Willie Archer REDMOND, Sr. occ=Minister of Parliament
b=Mar 1825 UK,Ireland,Wexford-Co d=02 Nov 1880 UK,Ireland,Cork-Co
.....5 John "Jack" Edward REDMOND, occ=famous Minister of Parliament
b=01 Sep 1856 UK,Ireland,Wexford-Co,Broadway d=06 Mar 1918 UK,England,London (married twice) him & his brother below married
.....5 William=Willie Hoey Kearney REDMOND, Jr. b=April 1861 occ= Major, politician, Minister of Parliament d=7 June 1917 in Flanders, Belgium in WW1
Over the years I have seen many people claim to be cousins of this famous REDMOND family. If there is a SHANNON connection, I don't know about it.