Michael McCooey/McCovey in 1861 Redruth, Cornwall, UK census. He married my Elizabeth Bawden, d/o Stephen and Elizabeth Gilbert [Jelbert is a mistranscription] Bawden. She was born/christened 1823 I only have Michael, b. no date 1827, Newry, Down, IR.
McCooey morphed into McCoy which was a family in the Hatfield-McCoy fights. Now resolved by current descendants.