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23 August 2011 16:32
by findmypast Ireland

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Lemen surname in Ireland

Hello, my last name is Lemen. The Lemen’s have a family history in Ireland and Northern Ireland. The Lemen’s originally moved ...

18 February 2020 05:14
by Thomas Lemen

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DNA uploading to Living DNA

Hey all,
Sorry if this is not in the right place, I recently tried to upload my DNA results to findmypast and was red...

24 January 2020 20:05
by John-anthony Burrows

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Writing Your Family History Stories

I have finally started to write up the life stories of my Ancestor's before it's too late!! I have been putting it off f...

09 December 2019 01:45
by paul chiddicks

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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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