Name: Catherine O'BRIEN 1 2
Birth: ABT 1709 in possibly County Clare or Monaghan, IRELAND
Death: BET 1747 AND 1817 in Augusta County, Virginia USA
Burial: BET 1747 AND 1807 probably Virginia
Note Robert MacMAHAN and Catherine O'BRIEN are my maternal 7th great grandparents.
Note Clan DalgCais (Dalcassian), Dalcassians of Thurmond
Note This couple actually had ten, possibly twelve, sons.
Immigration: 1746 Ireland to America (USA)
Reference Number: IND156
DATE: Thu, 30 Dec 2004
SUBJECT: Catherine's Maiden name
I recently came across some info and thought I might share it with
Catherine McMahan signed a Court Paper when she became David Stuart's
housekeeper in Augusta (now Montgomery) Co., VA in 1746, which stated
that her maiden name was Bryan.
(SOURCE: Pastricia McMahan Chambers a descendant of
Redmon McMahan). She later married a Mr. Cole who probably also worked
for David Stuart.
"Apprentices of Virginia, 1623-1800" by H.B. Gill
Master: Stuart, David
Beginning Date: 08/09/1747
Ending Date: unspecified
Mother: Cole, Catherine
Source: Augusta Parish Vestry Book 1746-1780, 43
Further information on Catherine Cole is found in Chalkey, Volume 1,
“Records of Augusta Co, VA, 1745-1800” ..... For the period 1747-1750,
she is listed at various times as the servant of David Stuart, James
Armstrong, Thomas Scot. She is also listed as Catherine Coleman,
servant of James Armstrong.
“Records of Augusta Co, VA 1745-1800, Volume II”, Chalkey, p 223-224.
Will of William Bryan of Roanoke in Botetourt County. Wife Elizabeth,
sons, William, James, John; daughter Catherine Cole, wife of John Cole;
grandson, Wm. cole, Dated 27th June 1805. Recorded in Botetourt,
URL : http://members.tripod.com/~dickdfox/index-redmondmcmahan.html
Robert MACMAHON b: ABT 1706 in possibly County Clare or Monaghan, IRELAND
in County Meath, IRELAND
- Andrew MCMAHAN b: ABT 1726 in County Meath, IRELAND
- John "Lieutenant" MCMAHAN , Sr. b: ABT 1730 in County Meath, IRELAND
- Archibald MCMAHAN I b: ABT 1731 in County Meath, IRELAND
- Redmond MCMAHAN b: ABT 1731 in County Meath, IRELAND
- David MCMAHAN b: ABT 1734 in County Meath, IRELAND
- James MCMAHAN b: ABT 1737 in County Meath, IRELAND
- Samuel MCMAHAN b: ABT 1740 in County Meath, IRELAND
- Jean MCMAHAN b: ABT 1742 in County Meath, IRELAND
- Thomas MCMAHAN b: ABT 1745 in County Meath, IRELAND
- Redmond "Captain" MCMAHAN b: 4 AUG 1746 in Augusta County, Virginia USA
John (Coleman) COLE b: UNKNOWN in Unknown
BET 1747 AND 1807
in Augusta County, Virginia
- Court Paper from Augusta County, Virginia USA.
- "The O'Brien Clan" URL -- http://www.obrienclan.com/