How can James Curry be born in Cavan, Ireland in 1739 if his parents were married in Virginia in 1738?

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WikiTree profile: James Curry
in Genealogy Help by Don Curry G2G Rookie (220 points)

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There were ships sailing between America and Ireland and the crossing only took about seven weeks so James' parents probably emigrated or returned home to Ireland after they married but before he was born.
by Christine Frost G2G6 Pilot (118k points)
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The town of Virginia is in County Cavan.
by Phil Povey G2G Crew (380 points)

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