James Delany married the youngest daughter of Lyons Kerans and his wife Sarah Clarke. They have descendants who still work the farm in Offaly where Sarah ended her days. Others emigrated, mostly to the USA.
James’ son Robert married into the Johnston family many of whom remained in Ireland after the formation of the Republic in the 1920s.
Recently retired from running a software company working with housing associations and local authorities (M3 Housing). Author of Housing Investment Appraisal and other books on housing policy, development and maintenance. Founding member of Laurieston Hall in the 1970s. Interests include travel, genealogy, and history.
Queensland 2015 Published September 24, 2015
Western Australia 2014 Published November 02, 2014
Himalayas 2014 Published April 24, 2014
Chunky's War Published December 02, 2013
Mary's 90th Birthday Published April 28, 2013
Vienna 2012 Published April 28, 2012
Brian’s Ancestry Who do you think you are Published December 03, 2010
New York May 2010 Published June 06, 2010