Daniel Webster Sweeney 1853-1925

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Tammy Tunstall

Houston, TX

#1 Nov 6, 2010
I am searching for information on Daniel Webster Sweeney. He married Katherine Townes in 1875, Red River Co. They had 9 children. Katherine's Father was R.W. Townes & her Mother was Margret Temple. I have recently found out that D.W's father might be Edward Sweeney b.1815 Ireland. Any help would be greatly appreciated!=)
Jim Ficks

Houston, TX

#2 Nov 6, 2010
Tammy Tunstall? I know that name... Aren't you smokin hot, and kinda crazy? Like "I put chicken broth in hamburger soup" crazy?

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Tammy Tunstall

Houston, TX

#3 Nov 15, 2010
New Info. His father was Edward b.1815 Cork Co., Ireland & his Mother was Henrietta Silver.....
Suzanne Sweeney

Denton, TX

#4 Feb 25, 2011
Well the 1990 US census lists DW Sweeney's parent place of birth as New York?
Tammy Tunstall

Houston, TX

#5 Feb 28, 2011
Yeah there are a lot of mistakes in the census, but I know his Father , Edward Sweeney was definitely from Ireland. I think that Edward was the one to drop "Mac" from the Sweeney name?? Still working on it ;)

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