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Coat of arms, County Cavan

Any county once ruled by a lad named Bearded Owen O’Reilly can’t be all bad, even despite the locals’ insistence that Co. Cavan is a dive. In the 15th century, Bearded O’Reilly set up a market drawing traders from all over the country, and eventually, the O’Reillys became the most powerful clan in Co. Cavan, even issuing their own money. Sprawling across north Ulster in the shape of a chicken thigh, Cavan shares a 70-kilometre-long border with Co. Fermanagh in Northern Ireland.

Ireland is already a wet country, but Co. Cavan manages to up all the other counties with its water supply. With 365 lakes and several major rivers, including the source of the River Shannon on Culicagh, the county’s highest peak, it is a wonder there is any dry land in Cavan at all. Ceremoniously dubbed Ireland’s “lake country”, Cavan still seems dubious and welcomes relatively few tourists each year, leaving its fantastic waterways and overland drumlin mountains relatively undiscovered. All these lakes and rivers make Cavan a fisherman’s dream if you can pick your way through the county’s rather undeveloped rural areas long enough to find a spot.

Like many of its neighbours, Co. Cavan has its share of historical contributions. The Norman invasion of Ireland (1169) left numerous castles and manor homes dotting the rural landscape here, some of which have been surreptitiously transformed into luxury hotels, such as the beautifully restored fairy-tale Cabra Castle in Cootehill – a popular wedding destination for couples from Dublin and abroad.

Cabra Castle, County Cavan

Cavan's best historical bits go further back, such as the mound remains of a 13th-century motte-and-bailey in Belturbet, the Cohaw Megalithic Tomb near Cootehill and the Anglo-Norman Clough Oughter Castle on Lough Oughter. But the real draw of Cavan is its nature, evidenced in the fact that the county’s nickname is “the Breffni” after the Bréifne Mountains in the northwest part of the county. Getting off the R200 a few kilometres southwest of Swanlinbar will lead you to Tullydermot Falls, a beautiful double waterfall that cascades down the Cladagh River. And Cavan even has its own Burren Forest – not a karst landscape like Co. Clare’s, but a megalithic site with tombs, huts and other archaeological remains.

Cavan Burren Park, County Cavan

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Marga B

We are looking for a James Lynch who immigrated to the US before 1819. We believe he was in the Philadelphia area around 1819. He married Alice M Mohen and had a son named James Lynch born may 2, 1826 in Philadelphia. If this matches anyone's family records we would really appreciate finding more details about him.
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Mallory A

My great grandfather was Peter Lynch and immigrated to California in 1870. He was the son of Mathew Lynch and Margret Lynch. I understand he was from Cavan but I don't know much else about my great grandparents.
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Mallory A

My great grandfather was Peter Lynch and immigrated to California in 1870. He was the son of Mathew Lynch and Margret Lynch. I understand he was from Cavan but I don't know much else about my great grandparents.
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Lynch

James Lynch. Dublin, Ireland. 1890's birth in Ireland. 1930's death in Gary, Indiana
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Chas

Hi, Do you have any information on any of the following from Buncrana Donegal. George Lynch farmer who married Bridget Doherty at Cockerhill RC Church Abt 1861. He had a brother named James who married Martha Frield George Lynch Bridget Doherty Lynch had the following children. 1860 Mary. 1862 Elizabeth. 1865 Edward. 1867 Matthew. 1870 Charles My Grandfather. 1872 James.1874 George. 1876 Margaret. Abt 1880 Susan Lynch who migrated to Boston USA. Any descendents out there who wish to add to the family history?
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tolkien27us

Looking for descendants connected to John Lynch b.1813 in Donegal, Ireland. John emmigrated to the Boston, USA area via New Brunswick,Canada in 1834. Johns will lists his parents names as James and Bridget Lynch of Donegal. Ive hit a stone wall for the last couple of years and could use some help. Brothers of John are William and Cornelius I believe. Thanks.
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Katey

My grandmother - Julia Sullivan married John Lynch. They lived in Banteer, Cork, Ireland. Later moved to the USA. They had 4 children - John, Maurice, Mary Catherine May and Ellen Marie Nell. Any relatives out there?
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editor101

For VirginiaKathleen look at my addition to above text re the synonymous usage of Lynchahan and Lynch in 19th century Registers in Inishowen, Donegal, as noted by the Register General Matheson in his Varieties Synonymes of Surnames...in Ireland 1901. This means a strong likelihood of Donegal Lynches being O Loingseachain, especially taken together with the comments of Woulfe, supra.
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VirginiaKathleen

My mother always told me we were descended from the Galway Lynches, but her mother Katherine Bridget Lynch and her 7 siblings were born in Moville, Co. Donegal. Her father, Edward Lynch, was a marine engineer, and her mother, Katherine McLaughlin, was a District Nurse. They resided on Quay St. and sadly, died at young ages, when my grandmother was 9 leaving 8 orphaned children 5 of which were minors. They went to live in a Catholic orphanage across the Bay of Inishowen in Derry. My grandmother immigrated to NY and Brooklyn in 1911. Later married John Barr of Ballymacarthur, Donegal. Hello...
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alynch

Lynching is attributed to Charles Lynch 17361796, an American Revolutionary who headed a Virginia court punishing supporters of the British. I prefer the story I was passed down, that it originates from a Mayor of Galway, James Lynch, who hung his son from the balcony of his house in 1493.
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Melissa Reilly

I have flax growers noted in my Reilly tree. Edward O'Reilly born in 1777 was one. He had many children and one was Patrick. I do not know where he was born but I know he ended up in Carlow and married Winifred Noonan there. Are any of the siblings I have attached your kin?
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Reilly

Thomas F. Reilly of Philadelphia. Noteworthy builder in Philadelphia, Pa. Particularly in the northeast suburban section where Wynnefield, Overbrook and Bala are located.
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REILLY

THE REILLY'S I AM SEARCHING WERE FLAX FARMERS IN RATHROHEEN MAYO COUNTY IRELAND. THE EARLIEST ONE IS PATRICK REILLY BORN 1817 AND PASSED AWAY IN ABOUT 1902. HE HAD A SON PATRICK BORN 1869,WHO WAS MY GRANDMOTHER'S BROTHER, HE MAY HAVE DIED INTHE 1950 ERA.
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Pat Baldwin

John Reilly, born 1790, migrated to Canada from Ireland to Toronto, Ontario Canada. He had a son, Thomas C. Reilly, B. 1809, daughter Rebecca Reilly, b. 1815, son John G Reilly, b. 1819 and daughter Mary A Reilly b. 1820. My direct line is through the son, John G Reilly, b. 1819 In Cavan, Toronto Canada, and who later moved to moved to Buffalo New York. John G Reilly had a son Silas Wright Reilly B. 1850 in Buffalo NY., who had a son John Gillespie Reilly, b. 1871 in Buffalo NY., whose son was my father, John Edwin Reilly, b. 1911 In NYC, NY.. I have been told the first Reilly came from County Caven, Ireland, but cannot verify this. The siblings of the first John Reilly also lived in Buffalo NY.
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Thomas McGrath

I was born in London to my Dad John McGrath who was born in Galway (Wood Quay).  His Mother Mary McGrath (who passed away in 2008 at the age of 98) was married to Thomas McGrath who I am named after.  Much of my family still live in Ireland and around Galway.
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McGrath

I am trying to find any McGraths who went to Glasgow or Edinburgh from Waterford/ Carrick on Suir any time after 1890. Or any that served in the Military in those areas.
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Kathi McGrath

Hi Cant find anything before our US connections, great grandfather came to VT in the late 1800's James Joseph McGrath, ended up in Jericho, VT farming. I have visited Waterford and saw remains of McGrath's castle and found a priest who was very accommodating with information about that areas McGrath's. Hope to spend more time on this , found a marriage certificate with McGraw instead of McGrath, family lore says boot legging was involved. Haha.
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Jaclyn

Hiii there... just a shot in the dark, but my brother in law is seeking his father he never met Mr William (Billy) Ferguson McGrath from South Africa. He was the Sales Manager for Electrolux Germiston during 1977. He must be in his seventies now. It was heard last that he moved to Australia with his wife, son and daughter. If you could connect us my email is jaclynsagency@gmail.com
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ellen1159

My McGrath ancestor was Andrew McGrath, born 1818 in Galway city Salthill, died Rahoon Parish, Galway, 1883 or 1884. His fathers name was Michael and he was from Moycullen, Galway. Andrew married Julia Judith Hackett 1829-?, daughter of Michael and Catherine Carrol Hackett of Rahoon Parish, Galway. Their oldest son, Michael b. Rahoon parish, 1865 emigrated to the U.S. and settled in the Scranton, PA area to work the coal mines. His sisters Norah and Catherine also emigrated, as well as his brother in law Luke Hackett. Would love to connect with any other McGraths from Galway.
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SnFMcgrath

Hi! I am about to marry into the McGrath family! My fiance is from Cork, Ireland. He joined the military while young, his parents passed away, and he never got to know his family history. I was hoping to be able to put together something for him. Id like to know what the official family tartan is, as well as military background. If anyone could help, I would appreciate it. Thanks!
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JMcGrath0297

Greetings to all my family out there in the World. Im a member of the Glaswegian branch of the McGrath clan. If any of you knew my grandfather Joe McGrath who lived here in Glasgow until just a few years ago Im sure the rest of the Glasgow Branch would be glad to know they havent been severed from the other branches.
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Matthew Fitzpatrick

Which Fitzpatrick Clan Society is this ?
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Matthew Fitzpatrick

If you want researched Fitzpatrick related history go to the Fitzpatrick Clan Society .
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Kenneth Kooter

Hello, my Name is Kenneth Kooter (born as Menrad) 25.03.1978, my father was Kenneth McGowan, he was in the 1970`s stationed in Germany in Brüggen (air clutch fields). My mother told me these last year November on her Deathbed, that explained a lot. But i dont know very much above my roots. Maybe some one could help me. Best regards Kenneth Kooter
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Cynthia Crutsinger

I am trying to find the ancestry of my 3rd great grandfather William McGowan from Ireland. He was born around 1806. He immigrated from Ireland to Canada, with a family legend that his brother was with him but went on and he never saw him again. Some of us have had our DNA done and see evidence of our line in Canada, of course, but also in Australia. There is possibility that William left a family in Ireland, with a wife named Mary Ann" and just started a new one in Canada. William's granddaughter, Alexandra, immigrated to the USA and settled in the Mojave desert. She was my great grandmother.
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Mcgowan

Barbara McGowan and Richard McConnochie lived in Ardrossan, Scotland and had a daughter Isobella McConnochie abt Jul 1828, my 2nd great grandmother. They also had daughter Mary Ann (1831) and Barbara (1833), possibly others. Isobella married William McNeely abt 1848 and moved to Kilbirnie, Scotland. sometime before 1860 they moved to America.
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Glenn Wolfe

I am searching information on Barbara McGowan who married a Richard Mcconnochie 21 Jan 1826 at Parish Ardrossan, Ayrshire, Scotland. Several family trees on Ancestry have a Barbara Mcgugan married to a Richard Mcconnochie but I don't think she is the same but cannot prove it. Is Mcgugan and McGowan possibly the same person or are these name interchangeable?
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Mcgowan

Is it possible that my relative born in Banffshire, Scotland, George McGowan June 25, 1845, had family roots in Ireland? He named Burns, Oregon in the United States.
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Rick McGowan

I am trying to find any family info on my GG Grandfather James McGowan born 1790 approx from Pulladohey County Mayo area. He was sent to Australia in 1818 as a convict. I know nothing about his family in Ireland. His wife was Mary. She followed a few years later with their children.
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Robert Stanley McGowan

My paternal grandfather was Thomas McGowan. He was born in Hammond, Indiana in the 1880s. His father, John McGowan may have been from Ireland - or possibly his grandfather who lived in Mount Savage, Maryland around the time of the American Civil War. Thomas was a Cavalryman who served with US Forces in the Philippines and maybe during the Spanish-American War. Family lore has it that the McGowans came to the US from Donegal.
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dunne

nancy conrey further to your message asking about william samuel mcgowan born 12-28-1880 giz an email at w_dunne@hotmail.com to discover a record of his parents from cloydah carlow
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nancyconrey

Trying to find info regarding my MGF, William Samuel McGowan who was born 12-28-1880 somewhere in Ireland. His father was Joseph McGowan and his mother was Mary Ann Dycher McGowan. He was reportedly born in Cloydah, near Dublin. He was baptised at the Cloydah Church by the Reverend Tho R. Greene. This was in the Diocese of Seighlin. Any and all info will be greatly appreciated.
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McCabe

"Johnny McCabe of the Rock" County Cavan
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Robert McCabe Jr.

I am looking for information on a Patrick McCabe. He had a son Owen born in 1720 in Tyrone
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Andre Michau

My grandmother was a McCabe. She married a Rossouw from Tzaneen. Her father was a missionary on the springbok flats near Nylstroom. There is still an are there called McCabe. I do not know what his name was only that they came from Ireland. If you have more info please share.
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Gerry Coyle

My name is Gerry Coyle I’m writing a book about my father IRA Commandant Henry Coyle he like many others was one of Ireland’s freedom fighters. One of his allies in Scotland in the 1920s was a man called Bernard McCabe. Bernard was a shop owner in Glasgow at the time he provided the transport for the transportation of war material. He was jailed in Peterhead prison in March 1920. He was released on the 13th February 1922. Just reaching out to see if anyone had pictures or any information about his relatives or what happened him afterwards. Many thanks
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Patrick McCabe

Scribe 5 Please contact me 26/12/2020
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Mccabe

My grand grand father is wilfrid machabee and i want to know exactly where he came frome
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Ronald McCabe

Looking for the details of ancestory of the McCabe family in South Africa that started with Patrick McCabe and Rose Wilkens as 1820 settlers. Where they came from would really help complete the family tree.
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McCabe

Miles McCabe born 1737
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mccormack-mccabe

bernard mccabe born in crossbarn cavan died in drake new south wales australia on 18 september 1902. aged 42
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Scribe05

I am trying to trace my Great Grandfather who seems to have appeared in South Africa out of thin air some time in the mid 1800s and married Emma Elizabeth Field. One of their children was Arthur Field McCabe, my Grandfather. Many thanks for any help.
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McGovern

Hi, looking for parents details of John McGovern born in Co Cavan or Mathilda McGovern (Gilmore) born in Antrim both born around 1823, and eventually moved to Lancashire England. Any info very welcome.
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Ken Bridgers

I can help that’s my 5th great grandfather!
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Timothy McGovern

Frances Medico, I believe that my mother has I for that you are looking for. I’ve been to Glangevlin in County Cavan and seen tombs of the Lotds of Tullyhaw (McGovern). Please send me an email for info. Thanks! Tim McGovern
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Roger D Dick

Looking for ancestral info for James McGovern, Born in County Cavan about 1819 and migrated to U. S. In or about 1849, ending up in Grundy County, Tennessee.
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Frances Medico

Looking for parents/family Patrick Charles McGovern (1817-Dec 3, 1862) from Glangevlin, County Cavan. he married Bridget McMurray (1819 - Dec 16, 1891). They moved to Lebanon, PA, USA.
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McGovern

Mary Jack nee Mc govern 8/1/1924 daugther Helen McGovern mother John mc govern Dad Born in Scotland but looking for irish decendents
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Cleary

Philip Cleary died 1989, married Esther Lewis (died1942?) had 5 children - James, Frank, John, Patricia and Philip (born 8th August 1940). Children were placed in an orphanage and he remarried and had another 6? children.
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Cleary

Ella Josephine Cleary Father Was William Cleary
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Anne Cleary

My great great grandmother AGNES FARRELLY BIRTHDATE 1880 Ireland Married Name Wallace Death 28 May 1912 Waterfall NSW Australia Anyone have information on her please advise
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Anne Cleary

Michael Austin Cleary Born: 1813 In: Tallow, Waterford, Ireland Died: May 1 1889 (at age ?~76?) In: Coburg, Victoria, Australia
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Juan Pablo Cleary

I m Juan Cleary Live in Santiago, Chile, South America On march I m going to visit Ireland Want to know anything about my ancestors Regards
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Anthony Barrett

(Part 1 of 3) The Clearly name has a long history in Ireland, but now DNA and some recorded history says its origin is from the north-west region of the Emerald Island. The Clearly story [dominated by DNA tribal marker R1b-L513, Subgroup D2] can trace their beginnings to the Finn Valley in Donegal, Ireland from 50 BCE. Perhaps the journey begins with the Clanna Dedad; Deda, son of Sen or Deda Mac Sin. The Cleary surname (which may be a variation of Clark) origin is from the Cenél Conaill [R1b-L513, Subgroup D] who found the Dál Fiatach.
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Anthony Barrett

(Part 2 of 3) A group will also found the Kingdom of Ercing in Wales as trade with Romans will become essential around 300 CE. But how could this be? Recent discoveries from DNA testing are unlocking the migration patterns of Celtic tribes as late as 800 CE to 1200 CE. The Cleary story begins in pre-history Ireland but this line and many of his kin will move to Wales, then travel to Brittany, France during the Dark Ages.
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Anthony Barrett

(Part 3 of 3) Discover their newly found untold story and how forgotten texts bring their story back to life. From the ebook, “The Tribe Within” learn how DNA unfolds this amazing tale and if you look in the right places, how history narrates this evidence. There is another written account of their story, but it is camouflaged in smoke and myth – it will become the tales of King Arthur. Come follow in the footsteps of Deda Mac Sin and visit https://www.smashwords.com/books/view/401207
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David

Hi there my name is Dave mcnulty 

living in Brisbane Australia
born in Hamilton Nz
my father was Kevin Thomas Mcnulty born invercargal 
my grandfather was???? James Mcnulty married to Agnes Bowen and grand father also James Mcnulty who passed in Cromwell around 1887
im trying to trace them back to Donegal in Ireland .any help would be great 
?pic attached is of my grand presents 
james and Agnes? McNulty
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McNulty

Margaret McNulty born 1906-1907 died 1953-1954 born in Ireland
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tom mccarthy

Hugh McNulty born 1820 in Co Donegal. Served in English Army (family lore). Married Isabel Tracy of Co Fermanagh in 1851. Had daughter Susan in 1852. Then two sons both died as infants (one named John). Immigrated to USA in 1866 and settled in McHenry County, Illinois. Both Hugh and Isabel were illiterate. Where did Hugh come from? A parish would be great. Did Hugh have any siblings? If yes, did any of them emigrate? Was he in the English Army? Where? When? Know this is a fishing expedition with a bare hook but if you read this far - thanks!
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Gaffney

Hello - I am looking to see if there are any Gaffney's in Conleen (Co. Cavan) related to James and Bridget Gaffney (45-40 years of age in the 1821 Census): Children: Owen, Bridget, Marget, Rose, Peter, James and Catherine - thank you.
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Derek gaffney

Yes I am a gaffney from Dublin
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Derek gaffney

My grandmother name was madden before she married a gaffney
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Julie gaffney

Hi there i am julie gaffney. Family members came from roscommon area ireland. I live in australia
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Gaffney

In the United States we also spell it like this Gafeney
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Gaffney

Looking for gaffney/ madden
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Rita Gaffney

Hi looking for other Gaffney clan. Anyone related to Gaffney's in Dublin around 1865-1979?
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robert lopez

Hello, trying to track my Great - Great grandfather in Ireland - John Gaffney - I believe he was born/baptized in county Meath 1843 - came to america through Canada and died in Irvington Iowa 1925 -
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KingGaffney

i live in mayo but my gaffneys are from kilkenny
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ronald

Michael Gaffney, born in Granard, Co. Longford, Ireland, in 1775, emigrated to America in 1797, arriving in New York and moving to Charleston, SC a few years later. He moved in 1804 to the SC Upcountry and established a tavern and lodging house at what became known as Gaffneys Cross Roads.
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Ronald

Hi, seeking Gaffney family members in Ireland and in the world. Looking to discuss history and to know others with the name of my forefathers.
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JAMES BRADY

as far as i know my great grandad came from county caven , and he had 6 brothers , one was a priest in wigan and i think his name was barney brady
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philip o'brien

I believe my great grandfather Tom Brady was from Cootehill and was linked to the White Horse and Pig Farming. He moved to Scotland late 1800's. My Grandfather Bernard (Barney) had 8 children, one of which was my mother Elizabeth Brady. Other family members were, Tom, William, Sarah, Nan, Margaret
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Ram

any help with Henry Brady 1625 Ireland. present day descendant Thomas Anderson Brady 1927. thank you in advance!
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Peter Brady

I am try to find my relations in usa a number of my great uncles emigrated to USA I late 19th = early 20th century from county Carlow Ireland I know my great great grand father Thomas Brady was born in 1836 and his father Peter in 1794.i know my great uncle John,1886 and his brothers emigrated John joined the us army .he was chief of police in Miami 1960-70s
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Elizabeth Currie

I am trying to trace my gg-grandmother Ann Brady. She was married to Bernard McMahon and they had several children including my great grandmother Roseanne who was born around 1855. I have found a birth certificate for her brother Ross who was born in the parish of Drung. The family moved to Leith, Scotland around 1870. I have had no luck on Ancestry so any information would be appreciated. Thanks
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Elizabeth Kaiser

OK, sorry, my grandmother's cousins were the Dalys. My g-grandmother was Sarah Daly, and she married William Brady, and they had my grandmother, Evelyn Teresa Brady. Thank you
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Elizabeth Kaiser

Would like to pick up connection in Ireland for my g-grandparents, who came to New York in the US around 1900.. They were William J. and Sarah Brady. I do not know my g-grandmother's maiden name, but they were married in Ireland before leaving for the US. My grandmother, Evelyn Teresa, was born in New York in 1910. They all appear in the census records, but as yet no records on port of departure, ship name, or town/county of marriage or origin have come to light. Once I asked m grandmother where her family was from and she said Tralee, so it could be they left from there, maybe lived and were married there?
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Stacey

The only thing I know about mine surname is that is Brady, and the spell has been changed a few times in our history. Also that my great grandfather's father was given land from the king of England, land which my Bradys still own and live on today, which is on North Carolina. Could anyone tell me how to find out was Brady family, I originate from?
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Donegan

Can i get some information on this family. My gg grandfather was Patrick Brady from Marsh Road in Drogheda. His eldest daughter was called Rose. Patrick died in 1893 in Drogheda. Rose died in 1919 in Dundalk and is buried in St Mary's Drogheda. My great grandmother was Mary Hanratty nee Brady. She lived in Halifax, England and is buried there.She died 1904. On Mary's wedding certificate there is a Margaret Brady as a witness.Maybe she is a sister? Also i found a wedding certificate online for a Julia Brady from the Marsh Road who had a father named Patrick for 1882. This states Patrick was alive then. Can anybody tell me is Margaret and Julia part of my family? I have no record of Patrick's wife. I have found a newspaper notice online for
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Rosacook

Looking for family members in Ireland My family Was John and Catherine Brady from Caven Ireland There son William Brady is My Great Great Grandfather. We are having a reunion this summer July 14th. Please contact me.
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Tully

Hi All, This is the information I have so far in regards to my Tully Ancestors. It is said that my Direct ancestor Robert Tully came from Ireland to India through England in the early 1800's born around 1780 - 1790 to serve the British who were ruling India at that time till 1947. Robert Tully could have married a Native Woman in India which was a common practice at that time as the British encouraged European Men to take on Indian native woman as their wives / partners to create a race that came to be known as the Anglo-Indian. The Child that was born through this union was Robert Tully my 3* Great Grandfather on my Paternal Grandmothers fathers side. Robert Tully jr. was born around 1814/15 should have been in India as no records of his b
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Brogan

King Breogan, the ancient Celtic King. Not sure if dates. Also, Benedict O’Brocain 1286-1312, Bishop of Leyhey.
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Ms Petite-Cherie Boylan-K

Grandfather was from Dublin and immigrated to Western Australia in the early 1930s, I think.
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Helen Mulligan

I was Helen Louise Milligan, daughter of Shaun Thomas Mulligan (from Runcorn, England), Grandaughter of Thomas Patrick Mulligan, of Patrick (?) Mulligan (Ireland).
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John Mulligan

I am John Mulligan from Donegal now living in Dublin
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Mulligan

Mulligans from County Cork and Donegal Also, Daniel Healey (1800's)
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Lynne farrelly

Hello there, My direct ancestor is Mary Mulligan from Dublin who married James Blake from Clare in 1862 in St Nicholas without Parish, Dublin. Mary's father Michael was a soldier, I think from the 18th regiment of foot. He was attested in 1840 place of origin Roscommon and discharged in Dublin. If I have the correct record, he was discharged medically unfit after fighting in China. I think I have found a connection with the very early Mulligans from County Donegal but am struggling find any official support. The connection I have is a "penal Crucifix" dated 1724 which means someone from my family was at the pilgrimage of St Patrick's Purgatory in Lough Derg, Donegal in 1724. I believe the Mulligans (O'Mulligans) had a family seat in Donegal until the Plantation of Ulster removed their lands causing them to disperse. Any ideas about how I could check out the facts of my story and flesh out the details of these ancestors lives would be very thankfully received
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Carolan

Carrolan
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ramon

Looking for Mary Carolan married James Carroll a farmer had daughter Mary Carroll in 1845 born Co Cavan. Mary Carroll came to Australia dont know whenand married John Malone in 1864 here. Regards Ramon Australia
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Patricia Stowe

We have been unsuccessful to date, to find verified information for Henry Tiernan, who is said to have been born in County Tyrone, Northern Ireland. We do not have any more information beyond that so it would be great to find his family connections. Henry Tiernan (b. 1832, d. January 09, 1877) https://www.genealogy.com/ftm/w/r/i/Kenneth-Wright-Menifee/WEBSITE-0001/UHP-0486.html Born: 1832, County Tyrone, Ireland Passed: Jan 9, 1877, Morris Township, Huron Cty., Ont., Canada Married: Sarah Dobson Date of Marriage: 1858 Henry Tiernan (son of unknown Tiernan) was born 1832 in County Tyrone, Ireland, and died January 09, 1877 in Morris Township, Huron Cty., Ont., Canada. He married Sarah Dobson in 1858, daughter of Robert Dobson and Margaret . Sarah passed away on: August 11, 1903, Hartney, Manitoba, Canada. and was buried August 13, 1903, at the Riverside Cemetery, in Hartney, Manitoba., Canada.
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Tiernan

Tiernan family in Doughill, Curraghroe, Roscommon , Ireland, can be traced back to late 1700`s. Edward Tiernan married an Anne Gill in mid 1800`s
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Rosemary Thomas

My father was John Tiernan born i Liverpool in 1904. His father came to Liverpool as a child/young man but his grandfather came from Ireland possibly Roscommon,
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Prof: Garfield F. Shears

I am looking for any information from either his Irish family or friends who might have known Mr. Joseph F Farrelly who was in the United Kingdom in1945 . By the time he departed for Ireland he left behind two small sons, namly Graham Michael Farrelly and myself.
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Maryellen Churnick

My father was Eugene Francis Kiernan as was his father and there were many other Eugene Kiernan ancestors but getting more and specific information has been very difficult to find. He was born and raised in Taunton, Mass in 1911 but l do not know when my grandfather was born. He died in 1932 and my dad died in 1985. He was the only boy and l am my dad"s only child. I would like to find more information about my Kiernan ancestry and would appreciate any help or suggestions anyone can provide.
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Donohoe

Hugh (Donohoe, Donahoo, Donahoe) b.1615 - d.1675 Was born in Dublin Ireland. Married to Elizabeth Ann Campbell (b.1618-1680). They had a son, Edward Donohoe b.1640 - 1750. Edward was born in Ireland but passed away in Vigina British Colonies. Edward married Catherine Campbell (b. 1640-1720) and they had two kids. Patrick B. Donoho and Margarete Donahoe.
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Donohoe

MY MOTHER WAS BRIDGET DONOHON FROM AUGHAMORE LOWER, MOYNE PO. LONGFORD, HER BROTHER WAS JIMMY DONOHOE AND HIS SON IS JIM PAT DONOHOE STILL LIVING IN LONGFORD. MY MOTHER CAME TO THE US AND IS NOW DECEASED AND HER BROTHER JIMMY STAYED IN LONGFORD AND IS ALSO DECEASED
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Donohoe

Patrick Donohoe married Bridget Burke both from Killimor Co Galway Ireland. Had children Matthew b.1835 and d.1905, Richard b.1838 and Catherine b.1841. Don't know anything about the last two. Think they might have gone to America any info please
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Schmidt

I have a Mary Donohoe & also spelled Donohue as well as Danahoe when married to Patrick Scully in 1868 in St. Pauls Roman Catholic Church @ Congress & Court Streets Brooklyn NY Mary was born in Ireland in 1840 & immigrated to the USA (NY) in 1860. I've totally been unable to find out where she came from in Ireland as available records just do not seem to go that far back. So any Help would be greatly appreciated. Jim
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garganNYPD

I am living in New York
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Aisling

where do you live i live in dublin in Ireland
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NOEL COEN

LIVED AT GORTBEG BALLYGLUNIN TUAM FROM 2000 TO 2009
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Stephen Treacy

...if you like boating or fishing, you can try a different Cavan lake for each day of the year!
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