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From: Dave Shelton <>
Subject: Re: Knights of Glin
Date: Wed, 27 Mar 2002 17:01:48 -0600
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> The wives and siblings you give to each male match those in Burkes.
> This would lead me to believe that your informant has garbled the
> lineage in Burkes to make Thomas the father of Gerald and has moved
> the chronology so as to tack on Katherine born circa 1688 as daughter
> of Edmond, who in reality died without children in 1773.
> I conclude that the genealogy of Katherine is false. Perhaps John is
> right and she did kiss a frog, don glass slippers and was imprisoned
> in a tower after her ordeal as "daughter" of the Knight of Glin.
Thanks. That's all I was needing, either to confirm or deny the info I
got. I can now pass this on to other family members and stop the story
before someone else starts to spread it.
My humble thanks to you for your time.
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