Mary McCanney Finley resides in West
Chester, Chester County, PA with her spouse Jack. They are the proud
parents of seven children and four grandchildren. Mary discovered
Delaware roots when a distant cousin, Kathy Fitzgerald Sharkey, told her
about this great website!
Her great-grandmother, Mary Ann FITZGERALD McCORMICK, dau. of Thomas and
Catherine MULLEN FITZGERALD was baptized at St. Peter's in April, 1849.
Thomas Fitzgerald, Jr. was also born in DE abt. 1848.
In additon to Mullen/Fitzgerald she is searching for James and Madge
(Margaret?) McGLINCHEY McCANNEY>Drumquin, County Tyrone,
Ireland>Philadelphia abt. 1840s.
Dennis and Mary Collins b.abt 1804 son Timothy abt.1839 >Abbeyfeale,
County Limerick, Ireland>Philadelphia.
Her Philadelphia roots also include William McCORMICK b abt.
1845>Killeybegs, County Donegal, Ireland (not
proven)>Philadelphia, spouse of Mary Ann Fitzgerald.
FITZGERALDs>Ireland>DE>Phila>Darby, Delaware Co., PA were
She tries not to forget Jack's roots. Samuel J.FINLEY b. 1849 and
Margaret DEMPSEY b. 1853>Ireland m. 1876 in Philadelphia.
Mary is a member of HSP, GSP, CCHS, NGS, ACHS and enjoys volunteering at