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William Joseph Dorney (1852 - 1895)

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William Joseph Dorney
Born in Cork, County Cork, Irelandmap
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Died in New York City, New York, United Statesmap
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William Joseph Junior was born in Cork City and baptised in the Saints Peter and Paul parish on 17 February 1853. He moved to New York, probably after 1870, and in the 1880 Census was living was his father, with his occupation given as House Painter, and marital status as single.

William died on 16 February 1895 in Manhattan, New York, aged only 41. His death record stated that he was a widower.

He may have married Ann Campbell on 4 July 1888; no death record has been found for Ann.


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