Mary Leddin was a daughter of Patrick Leddin and Margaret Gleeson of Ballincaroona, Hospital parish, Limerick county. Mary Leddin of Ballincaroona married in 1831 to John Kiely of Ballycahill, Hospital, the witnesses to the marriage were Patrick Leddin of Ballincaroona, her father, Denis Gleeson of Tipperary, Tipperary, her uncle, and James of Kilfrush. James’ surname was missed but it may be Gubbins.
Mary and John had at least six children, who were baptized in the parish of Hospital. Mary’s brother William Leddin and his wife Johanna Condon were baptism sponsors to a couple of the children.
John Kiely is noted in 1846 as having ‘gone to America’ it is unknown whether his family went with him.