Michael Head was know as "Captain Michael Head" and was apparently in the Army in Ireland. There are many Heads in the Tipperary area and many of them were military men.
According to family tradition the children of Michael Head came to the United States traveling through Canada.
Based on when they started appearing in census' they apparently were part of the massive exodus caused by the Irish Potato Famine.
The children of Micael head were:
Child||When Born||Married To||Where Settled|
|Martin||1816||Margaret King||Napoleon, Henry County, Ohio|
|Michael||1830||Margaret Healy||St. Louis|
|Bridget||1834||William Irvine||Dayton, Ohio|
|Rose||1838||Unknown||Warren County, Ohio|