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Balla Parskin, Tipperary (Fitzgerald family)

Bridget Boyd (nee Fitzgerald) shows on the 1911 England census that she was born in Balla Parskin, Tipperary in c1861. Her sibl...

24 November 2013 02:46
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Death in Clanabogan,tyrone

I am trying to find the death of Sara Jane Murdy( nee Tilson ) born 31 Dec 1868 , in Co Caven, she was married to Robert Murdy...

28 April 2013 09:29
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prior family from county leitrim

I am trying to trace details of my ancestors owen and eliza prior.
They lived in carrigallen county leitrim in about the 18...

29 January 2016 22:45
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Local or unofficial placenames in Ireland

Often called sub-denominational placenames, these are placenames which are used locally to denote a place within a townland or ...

24 November 2013 04:58
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Naas Kildare

Does anyone have any old photos of Naas Kildare that they could share, particularly interested in the areas of Back Lane and Ra...

31 January 2014 17:21
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Driving through Ireland?

I am flying into Dublin next month. I was wondering how long is the drive to Donegal from Dublin? Thanks...

26 August 2011 16:31
by The_Magician

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