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Welcome to the "tracing specific ancestors” message board. This is where you can seek help for finding the relatives you are se...

23 August 2011 16:34
by findmypast Ireland

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Melia family

I am trying to gain information on my great great grandfather Edward Melia born circa 1837. Married Maria Grant in Dublin but t...

18 July 2018 15:57
by Ray Lynch

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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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Loretto ancestors

I have located the marriage of John Loretto and Anne Smyth in Ireland in 1847 and come to a dead end. I am interested in any hel...

30 April 2018 19:35
by Reginald Loretto

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Looking for details on duffy

I was wondering if any of your members could possibly help in finding any links to my family past as I have got so far and it ha...

27 April 2018 18:44
by Lara Duffy

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Corrigan, Co. Longford

Trying to find birth record for my ggrandfather Patrick Corrigan born in Co. Longford around 1860. He married Mary Norton in Du...

11 April 2018 15:43
by Clodagh Corrigan

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Kyle at Killycoogan, Portglenone, Antrim

I am researching the Kyle family, in particular Matthew Kyle, my maternal 3rd great grandfather. He died 25 March 1874 at Killyc...

03 April 2018 23:14
by Glenda Tomaszczyk

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Richard James SHEPPARD

Chief Quartermaster of a Coastguard Cruiser based in Queenstown, Co. Cork ~ sadly can't find any records of a death around 1...

01 February 2018 15:19
by sheila sheppard

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Grandmother

Hello for relatives of Ellen Kelly born in Kerry in 1881 Ellen Costelloe and John Michael Kelly may have originated from Clare, ...

23 December 2017 23:39
by Mike Shiels

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Re.Thomas Cronin

I am trying to trace my ggrandfather Thomas Cronin originally from Co Limerick.Born about 1845. He moved to St.Giles Middlesex ...

23 December 2017 23:29
by Mike Shiels

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Hartnett - Limerick

I am researching the Hartnetts of Limerick and having difficulty identifying the Townland or Parish from which my ancestors emi...

23 December 2017 23:16
by Mike Shiels

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john glover died 1840

John Glover born abt 1765 was a farmer died abt 1840 from relative. information: born in cardy house, cardy co. down but cant t...

23 December 2017 22:56
by Mike Shiels

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Mary Moran Limerick

Hi I m trying to find my husbands grandmother Mary Moran she was an unmarried mother who gave my father in law up for fostering ...

23 December 2017 22:34
by Mike Shiels

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Lenihan/Linehan

Trying to get information on parents of William Lenihan (born 1881) Newcastlewest who married Eliza? Sweeney. I think parent is ...

23 December 2017 22:06
by Mike Shiels

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Beattie/ gaffney/ webb families

Hi researching the families of above possibly from cavan county,
James anthony beattie b cavan abt 1948 married maure...

23 December 2017 21:47
by Mike Shiels

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Corkery Family

Corkery Family
I have searched for many years to find information about my 3rd great grandfather Jeremiah Corkery(184...

23 December 2017 21:36
by Mike Shiels

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Read Family Connections

Hi I am struggling alot with tracing of my Great- Grandmother, to whom I know little about, she seems to have avoided or well hi...

16 December 2017 01:37
by michelle forde

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Colclough/Coakley

HI looking for any information regarding a Cornelius Colclough(Coakley variant#0 married to a Johanna Lyne and living in Cork/K...

18 February 2018 11:26
by Guest

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Milirary Records

I have recently been looking into my family history, I found 3 of my Granduncles in the Irish Military Census 1922, how do I fin...

14 September 2017 04:06
by Josephine Weller

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Allen geneaology

Anyone have any information on michael and ellen allen wexford. Ellen died wexford 1882. They had a daughter mary and possibly a...

07 September 2017 14:19
by ethna kavanagh

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