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Edward Morrissey/ Morrissy

Rank: Private
Street: [Mail] Coach Yard
Town/Village: Longford
Civil Parish: Templemichael
Catholic Parish: Templemichael
Alternative Address: Burke's Yard, Main Street, Longford
Census 1901: Residing at Dublin Street
Census 1911: Residing at Burke's Yard, Longford
Regiment/Unit: Leinster Regiment, 6th Battalion/ 3rd Battalion
Regiment Number: 4644
Date of Death: 04-05-1916
Cause: Unknown, 3rd London General Hospital, Wandsworth
Memorial: Wandsworth (Earlsfield) Cemetery, Wandsworth, London, U.K.

Edward Joseph Morrissey was born c.1883* in Longford. In c.1907 he married his wife Kate Patton** and they lived in Burke's Yard and later Coach Yard, both off Main Street.

Pte Morrissey enlisted in Longford, but passed away at 3rd London General Hospital, Wandsworth, London.

Parents Names: Son of Mrs. Margaret Sheridan and step-son of Charles Sheridan, Dublin Street, Longford.
Notes: *Alternative year of birth was 1893, as per registration of death at Wandsworth **Her maiden name was either McGarry or Patton. Charles Sheridan was the Process Server/ Civil Bill Officer (Sheriff's bailiff) in Longford from c.1902.

Link to CWGC entry; Link to his will; link to probable Civil Record of marriage; link to possible Civil Record of birth

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