Ireland & Great Britain Foys 

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<<===  Mai Foy Gormley, Margaret Cunnane Foy and  her husband John Foy in 1964.  May and John are children of John Foy.  

 

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<<===  John Foy, his wife Margaret Cunnane, Josephine Mullin White, and John's two sons

Helen Gormley, daughter of Mai and Brian Gormley in a picture taken in 1989  ===>>

photo August 1989
by Richard Foy

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John Foy and his wife, Delia Costello.  John remained on the family farm originally owned by the Berry family.  ===>>

photo August 1964
by Richard Foy

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ireland_circa_1960.jpg (41590 bytes) <<===  Foys in Ireland circa 1960 <<===  An earlier photo of Helen Gormley.

rf 031   from
Peg Kabriski collection
 

Mai Gormley and Peggy Comer visited the USA in fall 1995.  The met with relatives in Poughkeepsie at Marist College   see enlargement to view names of those pictured  ===>>

photo September 1995
by Mary Foy

   Eileen Zysk with her cousins Mai Gormley and Peggy Comer when they visited the Frelinghuysen Arboretum in Morristown, New Jersey.  ===>>

photo probably by
Joseph Foy

<<===  John Foy, of Garryedmond, holds his grandson Evan Foy in November 2002.

photo courtesy John Foy

<<===   John Noel Foy, son of John and Margaret Foy shares quality time with his son Evan celebrating Christmas 2002.  Noel and his wife Deirdre  built a new house across the road from John and Margaret.  Deirdre teaches school in Swinford Co Mayo

photo courtesy John Foy

Cristina Foy, daughter of John and Margaret Foy of Garryedmond, holds Evan, her nephew at Christmas 2002  ===>>

photo courtesy John Foy

Peggy Foy Comer asked her Uncle Paddy of Corona NY to give her away.  Paddy had always refused to fly, but could not disappoint Peggy., as her own father John had passed away a few years beforehand.  ===>>

rf 030  from
Peg Kabriski collection

<<===  John Foy was the oldest boy of his family, and took over the farm of his father Patrick.  Here he is pictured with his own son, John, who took over and expanded the Garryedmond farm.

rf 028 from
Peg Kabriski collection

<<===  The group for the 1973 wedding of Peggy Foy to Bart Comer.

rf 026 from
Peg Kabriski collection

Snapshot taken by Jo White on a 1960 trip to Ireland.  Seated at left is Ellie Foy Costello, whose husband Willie had died.  In back is Delia Costello, wife of John Foy.  The third woman is Delia's sister, Margaret, who lived with the Foys.  ===>>

rf 022 from
Peg Kabriski collection

John Foy's children posing in front of their Garryedmond home with Annie Reilly. 
l-to-r:  Mai, John, Peggy, Annie Reilly, and Paddy. ===>>

rf 024 circa 1950 from
Peg Kabriski collection

<<===  Bart and Peggy Foy Comer of Cartronaccross with their three children Barry, Therese and John

peg002 from the Peg
Kabriski collection

<<===  Barry Comer, younger son of Peg Foy Comer and Bart Comer, on his First Communion Day in 1985

peg001 from the Peg
Kabriski collection

Mai and Brian Gormley on the road in front of their house (with red roof)  in Bolorduff near Claremorris. Children left  to right are Vincent, Brian, Sheila and Helen. ===>

peg004 from the Peg
Kabriski collection

 

 

Mai and Brian Gormley with their children: Brian Jr (in Mai's arms), chi Sheila and Vincent.  Helen was not born yet.  ===>>

peg005 from the Peg
Kabriski collection
photo dated 9 Aug 1967

 

Noel (left) and Liam Foy, children of John and Margaret Foy of Garryedmond in a school photo taken 17 Feb 1978

peg006 from the Peg
Kabriski collection

 

<<=== Peggy Foy on her 1973 wedding day

 

peg007 from the Peg
Kabriski collection

 

John and Margaret Cunnane Foy with their three oldest children, Liam, Patrick and Noel;  Their youngest, Cristina, was not born when this picture was taken.  ===>>

 

peg009 from the Peg
Kabriski collection

 Peggy and Mai Foy in a photo taken in the late 1930s or early 40s by Peg Mullin Kabriski ===>>

peg115 from the Peg
Kabriski collection

<<=== Patrick and John Foy, sons of John Foy and Delia Costello Foy posing before the house in Garryedmond.

peg121 from the Peg
Kabriski collection

<<===  Mai Foy on the family horse.

peg123 from the Peg
Kabriski collection

Peggy Foy on the family horse ===>>

peg125 from the Peg
Kabriski collection

 

Paddy Foy on the family horse ===>>

peg127 from the Peg
Kabriski collection

 
<<===  Therese Comer in a  photo dated 1977-1978 on the back.

peg 077 from the Peg
Kabriski collection

 

 

<<=== Bart and Peggy Comer with their three children: Barry, Therese and John.

peg002 from the Peg
Kabriski collection

Mrs. Gormley (holding  Vincent), Brian (standing), Ellie Foy Costello, Joseph Foy (NYC), Mai Gormley (holding Sheila)  in a photo marked 1968  ===>>

probable source Joseph Foy
1968 and identifications noted
on the reverse

Mai Gormley (holding Vincent, Brian Gormley (holding Sheila), Margaret Foy(holding NoŽl) and John Foy (holding Liam)

probable source Joseph Foy
1968 and identifications noted
on the reverse

 
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