When Catherine Ryan was born on 21 January 1827, in Murfreesboro, Rutherford, Tennessee, United States, her father, Reuben Ryan, was 37 and her mother, Rachel Harper, was 38. She married David G. Winsett on 23 May 1850, in Rutherford, Tennessee, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Madison, Tennessee, United States in 1870.
Some characteristic forenames: Irish Brendan, John Patrick, Dermot, Liam, Paddy, Donovan, Eamon, Eamonn, Kieran, Parnell, Aileen, Brennan.
Irish: shortened form of O'Ryan , an Anglicized form of Ó Riaghain (modern Irish Ó Riain) ‘descendant of Riaghan’, a personal name probably based on the word rí ‘king’. Ryan is one of the commonest surnames in Ireland, though there has been considerable confusion with Regan .
Irish: shortened from Mulryan (Ó Maoilriaghain).
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