Brophy's of Shanbo, Borris in Ossory, Laois. Ireland
My great grandfather was Edward Brophy from Shanbo, Borris in Ossory, Laois, Ireland. He worked with the GSWR He was born in 1832 and died in 1893. He had ten children, some of whom also worked with GSWR - Patrick was in Baltinglass at one stage and had four children. Edward (Ned) had daughters Honora, Ellen, Anna, Mary, and Margaret. As well as Patrick he had Thomas, Kyran, Joseph and Michael.