Fulmoth/Falmouth Kearney

Fulmoth/Falmouth Kearney

Birth
Ireland
Death 21 Mar 1878 (aged 47–48)
Labette County, Kansas, USA
Burial Oswego, Labette County, Kansas, USA
Memorial ID 54759865 · View Source
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Although the exact date and place of the birth of Fulmoth/Falmouth Kearney are uncertain, he was born about 1830, and his family lived in Moneygall, County Offaly, Ireland, where his father was a shoemaker. He emigrated to the United States in 1850 at the age of 19.

Fulmoth/Falmouth Kearney moved to Labette County, Kansas, from Tipton County, Indiana, shortly before his death. [See "President Barack Obama, the Kearney and Dunham Families, and Labette County, Kansas" by Norman R. Peters in the Summer 2012 issue of The Treesearcher, a publication of The Kansas Genealogical Society.]

Fulmoth/Falmouth Kearney is the great-great-great- grandfather of U. S. President Barack Obama.

Fulmoth Kearney married Charlotte Holloway on September 17, 1852, in Fayette County, Ohio.

Fairview Cemetery, so named because it is in the Fairview Township of Labette County, Kansas, is located on the south side of 10000th Road between Queens Road to the east and Pratt Road to the west, northwest of the town of Bartlett.


Gravesite Details Stone set on December 11, 2014, for previously unmarked grave discovered from cemetery records by researcher and genealogist Norman R. Peters.

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  • Created by: D. Dillard
  • Added: 10 Jul 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 54759865
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Fulmoth/Falmouth Kearney (1830–21 Mar 1878), Find A Grave Memorial no. 54759865, citing Fairview Cemetery, Oswego, Labette County, Kansas, USA ; Maintained by D. Dillard (contributor 47303794) .