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FatherWilliam Clear2
MotherEliza Tracy2

William Clear1

#3891, b. say December 1848
Relationship2nd great-grandfather of William Joseph Girimonti III
Birthsay 1846Queens, Ireland, 53.038889,-7.3172223,1 
Birth*say December 1848Clonenagh, Mountrath, Queens, Ireland4 
Milit-Beg*7 December 1866Maryborough, Mountmellick, Queens, Ireland, 53.118056,-7.330556; British Army, Rank: Private, 73rd (Perthshire) Regiment of Foot4 
Description*7 December 1866Age, apparently: Eighteen years
Height: 5 Feet 5 3/4 Inches
Complexion: Fresh
Eyes: Grey
Hair: Light Brown
Any Distinctive Mark:
Chest Measurement: 34 Inches5 
Military*between 10 December 1866 and 15 September 1868Great Britain4 
Militarybetween 16 September 1868 and 8 March 1869Singapore4 
Militarybetween 9 March 1869 and 2 February 1874Ceylon4
William Clear (#3891)
British Army Index, 1871
Militarybetween 3 February 1874 and 19 February 1881East Indies4 
Militarybetween 20 February 1881 and 27 December 1881Great Britain4 
Census*3 April 1881Ft. Clarance Bks Ports, Hampshire, Portsmouth, England, United Kingdom6 
Militarybetween 28 December 1881 and 25 February 1888India4 
Militarybetween 26 February 1888 and 13 March 1888Gosport, Hampshire, United Kingdom4 
Milit-End*13 March 1888Gosport, Hampshire, United Kingdom; Rank: Private4
William Clear (#3891)
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William Clear (#3891)
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William Clear (#3891)
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William Clear (#3891)
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William Clear (#3891)
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William Clear (#3891)
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William Clear (#3891)
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Marriage*30 July 1888(Bride) Kate Scully; Mountmellick, Queens, Ireland, 53.038889,-7.3172227,2,3
William Clear (#3891) & Catherine Scully (#3892)
30 Jul 1888: Marriage record
Occupation*between 1889 and 1890Army Pensioner8 
Occupation1891Labourer 
Occupationbetween 1892 and 1894Carpenter 
Occupationbetween 1895 and 1900Labourer 
Census31 March 1901Kate Scully; Acragar, Ardea, Mountmellick, Queens, Ireland, 53.038889,-7.317222; House 129
William Clear (#3891)
Census of Ireland (1901): 31 Mar 1901
Mountmellick, Queens, Ireland

Witness: Elizabeth Clear
Witness: William Clear
Witness: Patrick Conlet Clear
Occupation1911Queens, Ireland, 53.038889,-7.317222; Carpenter3 
Census*2 April 1911Catherine Scully; Acragar, Ardea, Mountmellick, Queens, Ireland, 53.038889,-7.317222; House 163
Witness: Mary Clear
Witness: William Clear
Witness: Patrick Conlet Clear

Family

Catherine Scully b. c 1866, d. 1912
Children 1.Mary Clear+10 b. 20 May 1889, d. 26 May 1917
 2.Elizabeth Clear+1 b. 24 Apr 1890, d. 22 May 1949
 3.Bridget Clear11 b. 3 Jun 1891
 4.William Clear10 b. 15 Oct 1892
 5.Catherine Clear11 b. 9 Feb 1894, d. Feb 1895
 6.Michael Clear3
 7.Kate Clear11 b. 10 Jun 1896, d. Dec 1899
 8.John Clear11 b. 8 Jan 1898, d. Jul 1898
 9.Patrick Conlet Clear3 b. 5 Nov 1899, d. 12 Jul 1977
 10.Christopher Clear3
 11.Joseph Clear3
Found in CensusCensus Index
Served in MilitaryMilitary Index
ChartsPedigree Chart - William Joseph Girimonti (#1)
Last Edited26 Apr 2015
AcquaintedN
SourceN
CensusY
Military ServiceY

Citations

  1. [S308] Marriage Record of Nassau County, New York, Certificate #2679, http://www.italiangen.org/nassaucountymarriage.stm
  2. [S556] Ireland, Select Catholic Marriage Registers, 1775-1912, Marriage Index, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com, Provo, Utah, USA; htt://www.ancestry.com, Marriage record of William Clear and Kate Scully. Hereinafter cited as Ireland, Select Catholic Marriage Registers.
  3. [S446] Census of Ireland (1911).
  4. [S592] Www.findmypast.co.uk Database online, British Army Service Records 1760-1915 (London: BrightSolid Online Publishing Ltd.). Hereinafter cited as British Army Service Records.
  5. [S592] Www.findmypast.co.uk Database online, British Army Service Records, Description on page 1 of military service records.
  6. [S593] Census of England (1881).
  7. [S366] Ireland, Civil Registration Births Index, 1864-1958, Birth Index, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com, Provo, Utah, USA; htt://www.ancestry.com, V3, P344, Digital File 4179726, URL: https://www.familysearch.org/search/recordDetails/show. Hereinafter cited as Ireland, Civil Registration Births Index.
  8. [S377] Elizabeth Clear, Birth Certificate of Elizabeth Clear 10395711 (26 May 1890).
  9. [S447] Census of Ireland (1901).
  10. [S66] Ship Passenger Manifest, National Archives and Records Administration.
  11. [S417] Roots Ireland Website, online http://www.rootsireland.ie. Hereinafter cited as Roots Ireland Website.

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