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23 August 2011 16:32
by findmypast Ireland

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Pay up if you want really useful results!

In my considered opinion, you appear to act primarily as a portal to additional, often quite pricey, sources which may or may no...

10 July 2019 09:24
by Laurence McDonald

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Hints

Can anyone explain why if I click on a hint, the page opens showing one (or more) then immediately wipes the page clean? Also i...

06 July 2019 23:56
by Lynda Cook

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Where to ask hints results access question

I have a Plus membership and when I try to look at hint results/records, it just wants me to upgrade my membership. I thought ma...

28 April 2019 20:41
by Susan Greene

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Using Findmypast - remove unlinked people

Hi
In developing my tree, I have gone made several errors and had to remove hundreds of people records.
I ...

04 March 2019 20:37
by paul egerton

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tracing family

hi just looking for some tips I am trying to trace my family from crumlin in Dublin

08 February 2019 20:44
by richard Murray

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John Edward Wright (Birth year around 1922)

Hi, We would like to know if anyone have some information about my grandfather - John Edward Wright. He was married to my grandm...

20 November 2018 21:28
by Ryno Enslin

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Blank search results.

I am experiencing problems getting search results. No matter what browser I use I type in as usual when logged into to findmypas...

09 October 2018 22:17
by Dónal

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missing tree

spent two day doing tree and it says there are 23 people on it but when I go into it there is only one. everyone has dissappered

04 October 2018 14:29
by paula white

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Cannot find related record on irishgenealogy.ie

Hi, I was to find the original document of this record https://www.findmypast.ie/transcript?id=IRE/BMD/D/691838391 on the irishg...

26 September 2018 10:59
by Gerard Mulligan

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Annie Monahans daughter

Hi I am trying to fulfil the wish of my partners elderly mother. She wants to trace the family of her birth mother. She is 88 y...

07 December 2018 15:24
by Guest

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Indecipherable latin Baptismal entry

Hello,
I've found my grand uncle, Thomas George Holmes's baptismal entry from Ballinasloe, Co. Galway, 1878. ...

26 July 2018 11:13
by michael holmes

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Strong Family

I'm looking for my Grandfather Arthur Thomas Strong's family records.
He came to fight in Anglo-boer War 189...

02 June 2018 20:29
by Ingrid Wolmarans

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Problems on this website

I have tried to reject hints and add new facts to my family tree without success in the past two days. is anyone else experienci...

19 May 2018 17:14
by Victor Herbert

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Find my past

where can I see a catalogue of resources available In FMP . I've searched and searched and I'm going around in circles&l...

29 March 2018 18:41
by Seamus

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Owners of a house

I am trying to find out who owned a house my great grandparents rented in Dublin. Can anyone tell me how I go about doing this?&...

29 March 2018 18:37
by Seamus

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1930's Northern Ireland birth records

Hello. I would appreciate some advice from those with experience of searching records which are less than 100 years old. I am tr...

07 August 2018 15:39
by Guest

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How do you find prison records?

My uncle once told me that my great grandfather who emigrated to the US around 1896 would travel back to visit Ireland after bec...

01 November 2017 15:56
by elizabeth sellors

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Opinions on Murphy's of Wexford

Trying to trace Irish ancestors and hitting a bit of a wall, Murphy’s in Wexford Ireland are a bit ten-a-penny, William and Brid...

10 October 2017 16:53
by lianne murph

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HUGHES FAMILY FROM KILLIN COUNTY LOUTH

John Hughes (1795-1855) married Jane about 1814. They lived in Killin County Louth. They were Church of Ireland folk. They had 8...

07 October 2018 15:26
by Guest

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