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10. Patrick Joseph TANSEY was born on Apr 4, 1904 in Boyle, Roscommon, Ireland. He died on Dec 14, 1968 in Buck Hill Falls, , Pennsylvania, USA. He was buried in Laurelwood Cemetary, Gates of Heaven section, East Stroudsburg, , Pennsylvania, USA. Buck Hill Falls He is reference number Soc.Sec. #080-10-0872. Patrick came to the USA with his Uncle James Tansey in 1926/27. His uncle lived in Boston....Uncle James and his wife took care of a niece Helen CARLSON Cole who had a son attending Holy Cross college in the 1960's/70's.


In 1936 Patrick was living at the premises of and working at the Scarsdale Woman's Club, Inc. at 37 Drake Road, Scarsdale, New York. He was the Maintenance Superintendant. He retired in 1961. Patrick Joseph TANSEY and Lillian Elizabeth SHELLY were married on Sep 28, 1930.

11. Lillian Elizabeth SHELLY was born on May 13, 1911 in Noxen, , Pennsylvania, USA. She died on Jan 6, 1997 in Dallas, , Pennsylvania, USA. She was buried in Orcutt Grove Cemetary, Noxen, Wyoming, Pennsylvania, USA lot #328. She is reference number Soc.Sec. #078-32-0243. In 1956 Lillian were still living at the Scarsdale Woman's Club at 37 Drake Road, Scarsdale, New York. (per 10/25/56 /Soc.Sec. appl).


January 6, 1997 The Times Leader (Wilkes Barre, PA)......Lillian Tansey, 85, formerly of Noxen, died Monday at the Star Hill Rest Home, Beaumont. Born May 13, 1911, in Noxen, she was the daughter of the late Joseph and Elgie Melody Shelly. She graduated from Beaumont schools.

She lived in New York until 1966 when she returned to the Back Mountain area where she worked at Macintosh Laundry. She was preceded in death by her husband, Patrick, and a son, James.

Surviving are a daughter, Margaret Bentley, Westfield, Mass.; a son, Patrick, Wilkes-Barre; seven grandchildren; sisters, Regina Walsh, Wilkes-Barre; and Hilda Bentler, Scranton.

Funeral services will be held at the convenience of the family. Interment will be in Orcutt Grove Cemetery, Noxen. Funeral arrangements by the Nulton Funeral Home, Route 309, Beaumont. Children were:

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Margaret Elgie TANSEY.

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James Michael TANSEY was born on Sep 15, 1942 in White Plains, , New York, USA. He was buried in 1991 in Orcutt Cemetary, Noxen, Wyoming, Pennsylvania, USA. He died on Aug 27, 1991 in Wilkes-Barre, , Pennsylvania, USA. He is reference number Soc.Sec.#104-34-8026.

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Patrick TANSEY Jr. was born.