Barry--County Cork & Jersey City
My Grandfather was Robert Barry,born April 1876,in Skahanagh South,Civil Parish of Kilshanagh,East Cork.This is near Watergrasshill,County Cork.
His father was Bartholomew(Batt) Barry;His mother was Elizabeth(Bessie) McCarthy.
His known siblings were : #1 Richard,dob 5/17/1869 ; #2 Mary(Minnie),dob 5/20/1881 ; #3 Thomas,dob 8/6/1871 ; I believe ther were probably more siblings.
Robert immigrated to US in 1901,settled in Jersey City,married Delia(Bridget) Egan of County Kilkenny, & had the following children : #1 Elizabeth,dob 11/1906,died young ; #2 Robert,dob 2/1908,died young ; #3 William,dob 9/24/1911 ; #4 John,dob 5/2/1914 ; #5 Richard Francis(my father),dob 5/4/1917.
Robert's Brother Richard also immigrated to US in1895,settled in Jersey City,married Anna Shinnick,& had the following children : #1 John B,dob 11/15/1898 ; #2 Edward,dob 1903 ; #3 Robert,dob 1905 ; #4 Eileen or Irene,dob 1914 ; #5 Elizabeth,1906,died young ; #6 Richard E,died young.
Robert & Richard both worked for the Erie Railroad.
Mary also came to US,but unknown as to where.I don't know anything else about Thomas.
Thank you Richard S Barry