|Genealogy of the
Martin & Jane (Cavanaugh) Scully Family
Introduction to the family of Martin & Jane (Cavanaugh) Scully
Martin & Jane (Cavanaugh) Scully were born in Queens County (County Laois), Ireland and
emigrated to The United States circa 1854. Martin and Jane had at least six children, 2 of whom
died in Ireland and 4 of whom emigrated to the United States. The two children who died young
were Mary and Catherine Scully, I. Their oldest son, John Scully, married Catherine Dunn, a
daughter of John & Margaret (Rohan) Dunn. Their other son, Patrick Scully, married Margaret
Greene, a daughter of Edward & Esther (Lalor) Greene. One daughter, Anne E. Scully, married
Patrick J. Conway, and moved from Connecticut to Rhode Island. Their other daughter,
Catherine Scully, II, married James Ryan and lived in Meriden, CT.
The Scully-Greene-Dunn Family Association is currently working on a book entitled The
Descendants of Martin & Jane (Cavanaugh) Scully of Ballyadams, Queens County, Ireland and
Middletown, CT. A publication date has not yet been set for this book. Anyone with information
on the family, including family stories and traditions, photographs, or possible updates to the
genealogy is encouraged to contact Thomas P. Langdon. More information about this
publication will be forthcoming.
For more information on the family of John & Margaret (Rohan) Dunn, please consult the
following files (all require Adobe Acrobat to open):
Tombstone of Martin and Jane (Cavanaugh) Scully - St. John's New Cemetery,
Genealogy of the Scully-Greene-Dunn Family
Feb. 11, 1892
AE 85 Yrs.
Died Feb. 16, 1879
AE 65 Yrs.
Natives of Queens Co.
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