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23 August 2011 16:32
by findmypast Ireland

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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...

01 November 2017 16:01
by elizabeth sellors

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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...

30 September 2017 18:11
by Michael Hughes

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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?&...

04 September 2017 16:55
by John Joseph Green

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Dillon Surname DNA Research Project

Today there are estimated to be approximately 100,000 Dillons across the world; contrary to what many believe, the Dillon surnam...

06 July 2017 00:39
by Guest

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Searching for enrolments to Royal Scots Fusiliers

Hello can anyone advise on how I can search for everyone you enrolled for the Royal Scot Fusiliers in 1914?

06 July 2017 01:00
by Guest

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Marriage Search

I have found a marriage registration and 4 possible spouses. I know which one is correct but how do access it?

05 July 2017 01:18
by Guest

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Irish ancestry

I'm searching for an ancestors that came from Southern Ireland and finding it near near I possible. It's as if they neve...

05 July 2017 01:13
by Guest

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Testimony

Am Lisa, took to this forum to share my testimony because i never believed in mystical powers until i met Dr Olubade, i was happ...

05 July 2017 01:18
by Guest

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Uploading trees

How do I do this from another site?

10 January 2017 12:47
by Mary Ena Pyle

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David Thurlow Anderson

I'm looking for any info about David, my Uncle. Born in Johannesburg, South Africa in 1934, he moved to Ireland maybe twenty/th...

22 December 2016 04:43
by Paul Bruce

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Inquest Records - Dublin 1873

I discovered recently that my great great grandfather drowned in the River Liffey whilst working for the City of Dublin Steam Pa...

09 December 2016 16:03
by Sandra Taylor

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Editing Family

Does anyone know how to edit a family tree. I need to remove a branch of my tree that was input wrongly.

24 October 2016 03:15
by Jennifer Nolan

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Anchonry - Sligo - Brennan

Hello - I'm trying to trace to an area in Sligo in the time period 1830-1860 and looking for a Matthew and Timothy Brennan. ...

20 October 2016 10:56
by tom robinson

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First World War

Hello - I'm looking for the regimental war diaries for the 1st Royal Scot Fusiliers - can anyone assist?

20 October 2016 10:16
by tom robinson

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Only some of import from ancestry not appeared.

Hi,

I have tried to import my tree from ancestry.com this evening and followed the user guide to do this...

18 October 2016 02:37
by Guest

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Army records

I found my grandad army records and it says on it he is from st kevin's parish can any one tell me does that mean that's...

18 October 2016 02:48
by Guest

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Newry Barracks

Can anybody tell me if other than military wives could give birth here? I have an Elizabeth Ann Quick born there cir 1847, but I...

18 October 2016 02:27
by Guest

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