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23 August 2011 16:34
by findmypast Ireland

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Can you make sense of this address?

Hi There!

I wonder if anyone can help - my Great Great Grandfather gives an address in a baptism record of his daughte...

14 December 2011 12:42
by Ciara

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desperate for help, please!

I have spent a lot of time trying to trace the birth record of my grandfather,William Joseph Mcnally ,in Co.Meath in/ around 18...

07 January 2017 10:02
by Guest

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Looking for my Mother's family....

Can anyone help me find any of my Aunt's Uncle's and Cousin's on my Mother's side who past away in 2007. My mother's name was P...

30 June 2017 08:54
by Guest

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Cork Lunatic Asylum

Hi There,

I believe that an ancestor of mine was placed in an asylum in or around 1900. I am told that he died in the...

14 May 2012 07:30
by Jeanne

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Obtaining marriage certs

I have found a marriage in Dublin 1935 on familysearch, based on the GRO Index. On trying to order a copy certificate online, I...

09 September 2011 18:27
by Elwyn

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Catholic church records

I have the civil record I sent for of my gr-grandparents Margaret Reilly, married Charles Joseph Brown (e), Newry,Down, Ireland...

09 September 2011 15:28
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Lavin ancestry, Roscommon

My great grandparents Patrick and Mary Ann Lavin (maiden name may also be Lavin) were both born in Ireland circa 1842 (probably...

14 May 2019 15:04
by Guest

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Churches in Dublin in 1932

I am trying to trace which Church the church at 'lr Gloster St' (as written on marriage certificate) in the No 1 North City Dub...

12 September 2011 16:42
by Gerry

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nikki lawless

Hi can anyone help me find my great grandparents iv tryed everything i dont know much about them only there names and were the...

11 August 2019 23:57
by Guest

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dying wish i am new at this could do with help

hi my good friend is looking to find any info on her mother annie monahan born in dublin we think around 1909 she had a few sis...

02 June 2018 10:15
by Suzanne Fitton

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Derrick

I am looking for information about my great-great-great grandfather, the Rev. Robert Watts, Rector of Fethard, Co. Tipperary an...

03 December 2014 12:17
by Guest

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details of births/marriage/census

looking for more details on my gr grandparents births both were born Ireland they were Matthew Hughes married Catherine Allen...

01 January 2017 13:55
by Guest

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FLanagan, Ennistymon, Ennis, Co Clare

Any Help would be appreciated,
Ennistymon, Clare, John FLANAGAN (c) 1851 Kathleen Kennedy (c) 1853 (married )1873 Chil...

09 September 2017 11:03
by Guest

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Duffy - Belfast

My grandfather Joseph Duffy bn about 1888 probably in Belfast married Mary Julia Nichol bn 1890 Liverpool in 1911 Birkenhead. A...

02 October 2014 18:26
by Guest

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FLanagan, Ennistymon, Ennis, Co Clare

Any Help would be appreciated,
Ennistymon, Clare, John FLANAGAN (c) 1851 Kathleen Kennedy (c) 1853 (married )1873 Chil...

25 August 2019 14:20
by Guest

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Lacey - Rathangan

In my efforts to trace my genealogical lineage, I have come to a full stop with John Lacey, my paternal great grandfather.

17 May 2017 23:42
by Guest

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lost ancestors

learner here. needs help. I put in ancestors names dates places but can't find a match. just prison records. but date's dont a...

14 November 2011 21:16
by Frances

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Savage family in Meath

Advice please for help in tracing details of my great grandparents Arthur and Catherine Savage (nee Teeling). They married in ...

02 November 2012 02:56
by Terence Savage

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osullivan family

I am looking for any information on thomas batholomew OSULLIVAN his bd1899 he arrived in aust 6 may 1885 on the john elder and ...

24 November 2013 13:27
by Guest

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