Sheepshead Bay in 1854
Born this Year...
The World in 1854...
The original Fitzsimmons family immigrants
to America arrive in NYC aboard the ship "Chaos".
Patrick Fitzsimmons and his wife Mary came from Ireland with their
Biddey or Bridget (7) - later married Dennis Murphy)
and Patrick (an infant, perhaps born on ship, and thus officially
born in NYC)
Later children were:
married James Thomas Dunigan, who's son James was one of Sunny Jim's
groomsman - they were first cousins.)
and possibly a
1854 Photo Gallery...
1854 at the Track...