Chronology: 1778 to 1952
Sullivan married Anne Cotter, his cousin, on January 5, 1868, and they
had seven children, as hereinafter further set out.
He moved to San Antonio, Texas in January, 1882, and engaged in the banking business until his death at San Antonio, Texas, November 30, 1931. He is buried in St. Mary's Cemetery, San Antonio, Texas.
5. Mary Sullivan (1815-1888), daughter and fifth child of Jeremiah Sullivan and wife, married William Cotter of New Market, Ireland, who died in Ireland in 1876 and his wife Mary, died in Ireland in the year 1888. They had six children, as follows:
- John, who
died in Ireland, leaving widow and eleven children.
ANNE COTTER - Our Mother - daughter of William Cotter and wife Mary Sullivan Cotter, was born September 13, 1842, at New Market, County Cork, Ireland and baptized the same day.
She came to
the United States in 1856 with her Uncle Daniel Sullivan who placed her
and her cousin, Anne Sullivan, as students at the Ursuline Convent in
Galveston, Texas. There she remained until the close of the Civil War
when she joined her uncle at Indianola, Texas.
She died November 9, 1904, at San Antonio, Texas, and was buried in the family plot in St. Mary's Cemetery.
A Copy of her Irish Baptismal Certificate is as follows:
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