Immigrants


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John Ferris
1772 – 1892
Parish Artfer
CO. Kerry Ireland
Flag Bearer
Battle of Vinegar Hill
Irish Rebellion 1798
Came to Carryowen in 1839
with price on his head
For his part in
Irish rebellion against England

Tombstone at cemetery St. Patrick Church – Prairie Creek Township, Bernard, Iowa

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About rhudgins

I have recently retired and moved to the mid-west. We are learning how to live with relatives near by and are having fun living by Old Man River. I enjoy Haiku and photography and weaving. I have black belt in Kenai, and Isshinryu karate From Harp Karate in Rochester, NY.
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