My Grandmother, on the maternal side, was Mary Catherine Smith. Her
daughter, my mother, named one of her children, Mary Catherine Flanagan. She
married an Elwood Smith and became Mary Catherine Smith.
One of duaghters married a guy whose mothern's maiden name was Downey from
My Grandmother, Paternal side, maiden's name was Margaret Elizabeth Downey
from Alexandria, Virginia.
This was within the 3rd degree of Kindred. Thank God for generalogy. It did
not take long to find out that there was more distant then the 3rd degree.