with any piece of trivia or stories that you think would be of interest.
How did you get started in genealogy?
Have you a story to tell about some artifact/heirloom
that you have in your possession?
Have you come across some historical incident that some
member of the family would have been involved in?
Or even something that you may find interesting....
be credited with your story and here are some that we have found.
| Perhaps the most
famous of us all - Here are portait photos of The
Furey Brothers (we are still looking for an official website!).
Sheila Furey has
provided us with links to the official Finbar
Furey and his son, Martin
| Tribute to Set Dancer
and Musician Dan
Furey by Michael Tubridy
to First World War Hero Michael
Furey, brother of Dan Furey above.
to Dolly Ó Fiúra by
one of the Clans' regular contributor - Mick Furey
Furey - Legendary Irish boat builder.
| A personal reference
to a famous landmark on the west road from Dublin. Furey's
Pub in Moyvalley Co. Kildare (Phone 353-405-51185)
Picture - Brian Furey
| Ireland to Australia
Prison Ship Records - Poignant speculation
is a link to the Basketball
Hall of Fame in the USA. "My uncle Jim Furey & grandfather
Tom Furey, were the owners of this team, the Original Celtics, in
the 1920's. The team was the greatest barnstorming team of the time.
Before them the owner was a Frank McCormick, and he was their cousin".
Vicki Furey. Vicki is still trying to locate when these fureys
arrived in America.