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The History of the Giles Family

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The Kirwan Family

The following are Calum's ancestors:

John Kirwan (18?? - 1???) md Mary Walsh
Bridget Kirwan (abt 1 Feb 1841 - 19??) md Michael Gorman

NB: Family history charts can be accessed at

Bridget Kirwan
1841 - 19??

Bridget Kirwan was Calum's and Jamie's great great great grandmother.

Very little is known of this unknown Kirwan ancestor. She married Michael
Gorman on August 6th 1861, and raised a family with him in Tybroughney (Tibberaghny).


John Gorman

Mary Gorman

Patrick Gorman

Michael Gorman

Bridget Gorman

Catherine 'Kitty' Gorman

Ellen Gorman


Connecting to Calum and Jamie

(Unknown) McConville married Michael Gorman prior to 1876.

Daughter, Ellen Gorman, married Lawrence Murray between 1894 and 1908.

Daughter, Mary Murray, married Paul Prendergast in 1932.

Daughter, Mary Pauline Prendergast, married Patrick Joseph Giles 16/8/1960.

Daughter, Claire Patricia Giles, married Christopher Mark Paton on 24/6/2000.

Sons, Calum Graham Paton and Jamie Christopher Paton