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Surname Variations

My great great g/parents appear on the 1851 UK census as MACAN. Every census contains variables in their surname eg makin, meaki...

14 May 2016 03:17
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Kiltullagh RC baptismal and marriage registers

We have added transcripts of the baptismal and marriage registers for the Roman Catholic parish of Kiltullagh, Co. Roscommon. &l...

24 November 2013 12:50
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Importing family trees from other programs??

Hello,
I'm trying to find a family tree program that will print off a family tree, which includes all the extra ...

06 July 2017 00:51
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Petty Sessions Updated with 25 new Courts

Today we launched another 2.1 million records from the Petty Sessions.

We've added 25 new courts from...

14 May 2016 03:40
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Second Spouse

Please explain why a second spouse is listed on most marriages? Could this be a index error or possibly a "witness" to...

24 November 2013 15:54
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Sources - Where Next?

Hi. My 3x Great Grandfather (Philip Warren) was born in Dublin c 1805, married there approx. 1827 (to Deborah Jelley) had two c...

24 November 2013 05:07
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Help with info please..

Anyone traceing Moriarty family,(from tralee co-kerry) My father Patrick Moriarty,born 18/1/1913 who died in england derbyshire,...

24 January 2013 22:05
by patricia ellen

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Happy Irish Family History Day!

Hi Everyone

To celebrate Irish Family History Day we're giving away 50 free credits to search the Ir...

24 November 2013 06:48
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Carroll family tree

I would like to be able to get into an 1820/30s as I can go back to my great grand father hews birth date is in 1856 give or tak...

06 July 2017 00:28
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BURNIE

My gggg grandfather came from Ireland. I presume Northern Ireland as the family is protestant. His name is unknown Burnie marr...

07 August 2016 11:11
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Grangegorman Male Prison

I have just found an ancestor who was commited to Grangegorman Male Prison in 1882. I have been trying to find information about...

18 May 2017 08:52
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Can someone search for me

Just want to know can anyone point me in the right direction for someone that does this for a living id pay them?

06 July 2017 00:38
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Dabbling in my family tree

I don't have that much information on either my mother's or father's families, but I'd like to know some more. W...

16 January 2013 14:21
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Daly Family in County Limerick

Hi I am looking for help in researching the Daly family in County Limerick . Names of interest are Timothy , Mollie, Mary, Kate....

15 January 2013 19:50
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the name Dargan or Phillips

hi, i have been looking for info on my mothers parents for ages, every time i think i have found some info about them, the trail...

14 May 2016 03:06
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griffiths valuation

I have found a Pierce Butler on these records who MAY be my ancester, the parish is Whitechurch and county Wexford; thats all go...

04 December 2012 23:18
by marie

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William O'Sullivan

Can anyone help!! My g grandfather was born in 1876? I know from the 1911 census that he lived in Church St Fermoy with his wife...

09 August 2016 11:56
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LDS films and the GRO...

I ordered film from LDS. I was hoping the 'index' that is on Family Search (Irish Civil Registrations, Birth index 1864-...

14 May 2016 02:57
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DOOLEY/DOOLY family from Sunday's Well, Cork

I'm endeavouring to trace the marriage of ROBERT DOOLY to MARGARET AHERN in the early 1800s. Also, the marriage of JOHN DOOLEY...

12 October 2012 13:55
by Danielle Dottavio

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recent records

hi there, i just joined and paid my fee, but seen as hoe i know very little about my immediate family, i thought i would try by...

14 May 2016 03:03
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James Nelson Shankill Belfast

Does anyone know if there are church/Parish records for Shankill Belfast..I have a missing man, James Nelson. born 1840-1 Shank...

09 July 2012 08:29
by Jennifer

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Armstrong. kevin09@gmail.com

Looking for information as to the whereabouts of a mother of 3 sons. Her name is elizabeth devoy from Co Limerick born circa 1...

04 July 2012 20:04
by kevin

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Kilmainham Gaol Records

Hi All, Not sure if anyone knows how, but i'm trying to track my Grandfather who was a political prisoner in Kilmainham Gaol...

25 January 2016 06:28
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Cannot locate County Antrim death index

Hi, I am trying to locate the death index of Iphigenia Macintosh died 5th Nov 1950, Ballymena, County Antrim. There is a pr...

28 April 2013 09:29
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Thomas Yates of Constantyne co Kildare 1726-1815.

Can anyone help me find out more about Thomas Yates of Constantyne. I can find no record of Constantyne, but believe it was an ...

01 July 2012 18:59
by Michael

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Colthurst Name

Trying to find info on Anne Colthurst,Ireland.Married Henry Bennett in 1835....

29 June 2012 23:48
by jenny

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TODD IRISH ANCESTRY

Hi,
Is anyone else researching the Todd line? Particularly looking for William Todd 1802 and one of his sons William Tod...

06 July 2017 00:41
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Hayes - Dungarvan

I'm trying to track down the birthplace/home of my dad, William Joseph Hayes from Dungarvan. His mother was called Kate, his fa...

10 August 2016 20:36
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Creating a Family Tree

Anyone know the best software you can get for doing up a family tree, where you can add different branches etc and copy it to s...

09 August 2016 14:17
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Mc loughlin Family Old kilmainham Road

Hi Everyone out there We are trying to trace my grandmothers family her name was Mary Mcloughlin she died in 1941 aged 32 sh...

14 May 2016 03:38
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trying to find the sturch family

i hope you can help me.my grandmother was born in galway in about 1895-7.she come to live in birminghan england with her parent...

06 June 2012 15:54
by Darragh

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Families Musgrave and Browne

I would be very grateful for information concerning the following ancestors: Martin Musgrave born about 1815 or so and marri...

24 November 2013 14:29
by Guest

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Dominick Burke County Mayo

I am looking for any information on Dominick Burke he had a son Peter who was born in County Mayo Peter married Lucy Dyke in 18...

11 February 2013 11:15
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John Mulkerrin (AKA Sean)

Does anyone know off a John Mulkerrin who died in 1984.Last known address was at Harrison Road, Leicester. John (AKA Sean) was ...

06 June 2012 15:51
by Darragh

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Prison Records

Hi Guys, What does it mean if there is a star next to your name on the prison records? thank you, Jeanne...

05 July 2017 01:11
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Kirk and O`Neil families about1860s

Hi all, I am looking for William Fergus Kirk who was born in 1859 and Mary Ann O`Neil who was born in 1862. They both moved to ...

13 August 2016 06:43
by Guest

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mc stravicks

looking for any info on james mc stravick belfast mid 1800.s married to Mary craig she died young they had sarah and thomas Tho...

29 May 2012 21:44
by maria

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Please Help

Hi,

My name is John and Im trying to trace back my namesake but am having no luck whatsoever, My Grandfathers name wa...

07 January 2019 08:35
by Guest

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BMD records between 1870 and 1930

Hi I have just received this Irish section of Find My Past. The reason being is I am trying to find some BMD records for ancest...

14 May 2016 03:10
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County Mayo Burke 's ?

Excuse my ignorance I have Burke relatives from County Mayo which part of Ireland would this be in I am from Australia Thanks L...

03 January 2017 20:56
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