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  1. Beehan Brickwall.

    Hello, again everyone! I'm not sure if you guys cover Ireland, but need help in finding any information on the Beehan family. I'm stuck on the Father of Richard Beehan 1864-1933 he is John Beehan I think he was born abt. 1830. possibly married to a Mary Coolby. DoB unknown. In the 1901...

    Started by MikeBeehan89‎, 15-05-2017 8:12 PM
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    16-05-2017, 8:51 PM Go to last post
  2. Question Costigan of Kilkenny

    Hi - I have been tracing my family of Costigans and have managed to find the one who came over to England from Ireland but can't trace him before that. His name was Thomas Costigan and his marriage certificate says he was born in 1842 in Kilkenny and that his father was called John Costigan who...

    Started by Lindy46‎, 10-06-2012 3:09 PM
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    13-02-2017, 2:36 AM Go to last post

    I am researching my Quinn/Purcell/Leonard/Darcy family from Kilkenny. I have been fortunate to have obtained some information from Australian death certificates and shipping records regarding the names of their parents and the county of their birth. Thomas Quinn and Catherine Purcell,...

    Started by margareta‎, 20-06-2009 1:09 AM
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    23-12-2014, 6:21 AM Go to last post
  4. Birgettae Brady

    Hi I am seeking information regarding Birgettae Brady born abt 1862 in Kilkenny. She married Joannis McMullen (County Antrim) and they went to Bishop Auckland County Durham. I assume around 1878. Not sure whether they were married in Ireland, or England. They went onto have 13 children. Any...

    Started by pilgrim father‎, 13-11-2012 12:54 PM
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    14-11-2012, 9:02 PM Go to last post
  5. June Beddows searching for Mary Brennan.

    I am searching for my great grandmother Mary Brennan, born Kilkenny Island about 1851, married John Fawcett Lyon in Queensland Australia. Any information about her would be greatly apreciated, june

    Started by June Beddows.‎, 28-02-2010 3:25 AM
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    09-04-2012, 10:18 AM Go to last post
  6. Edward Farrell,from Kilkenny to Canada 1817

    I am trying to find any record of Edward Farrell and his family.He left from Wexford in 1817 and came to Canada with 7 family members.Possible names of brothers are Barney and Patrick.I believe his wifes name was Mary(Curran) and he was Catholic from Kilkenny(church records from a marriage of his...

    Started by maureenfarrell5‎, 10-06-2011 6:06 PM
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    22-03-2012, 3:20 PM Go to last post
  7. McDonnel in Kilkenny

    I have tried and got nowhere ti find this pair,Eliza Mcdonnell married James Speck and had Maryanne Speck in Kilkenny in 1869,the couple were married in 1868,but I cant find them,he was in the Army and went all over the place,but was originally from Wiltshire.Just where would I start please,if...

    Started by Patti44‎, 13-01-2012 2:29 PM
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    13-01-2012, 6:29 PM Go to last post
  8. Smile Richard Shea & Family, Kilkenny circa 1800-30

    Trying to locate details on above. One of the family - James - moved to the UK in 1840. On his marraige certifcate he gives his father's name as Richard and in Census documents for Wales & then Southwark his place of birth as Kilkenny. Knowing that people often named their children after...

    Started by Shea‎, 22-01-2011 1:56 PM
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    09-03-2011, 9:56 PM Go to last post
  9. Barcoes of Skeoughvosteen Co Kilkenny

    Interested to exchange info with anyone researching this lot

    Started by houghj40‎, 14-09-2006 9:15 AM
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    10-01-2011, 8:19 AM Go to last post
  10. Castlecomer

    Hi, I am trying to trace a family member of mine who was born in Castlecomer, I just wanted to know if anyone comes from that area, or has traced someone originating from that area or just any sources to help point me in tracing someone from that area. Sorry for the confusing post, I'm just...

    Started by CornishPixie‎, 18-04-2008 8:33 PM
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    06-01-2011, 4:48 PM Go to last post
  11. Tracing a living relative in Kilkenny

    SORRY THIS SHOULD READ SKIBBEREEN Hi, I am not sure whether this is the place for this request, but I am trying to trace living relatives last known in Kilkenny, can anyone give me any pointers please. Sorry if this is in the wrong place, but it did seem the most appropriate. Many...

    Started by Julia Ball‎, 25-10-2007 11:57 PM
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    25-05-2010, 10:57 PM Go to last post
  12. Cromer family in Kilkenny?

    According to my greatgrandmother's death registration, her mother, Rebecca CROMER, was from County Kilkenny. Rebecca married William Johnson either in Ireland or the USA and by 1844 they were living in New York City. After William died ca 1850, Rebecca and two daughters moved to Ontario, Canada...

    Started by Jane MT‎, 07-04-2010 1:39 AM
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    25-05-2010, 10:15 PM Go to last post
  13. British Army in Kilkenny

    My Great Grandfather, Thomas Richard Kendall, was born in Kilkenny c1866 during the time his father Benjamin was serving in the Royal Artillery. Can anyone please advise me where to start looking for his birth record?

    Started by davyr‎, 19-10-2009 12:21 PM
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    21-10-2009, 7:36 AM Go to last post
  14. Delaney McEvoy of Kilkenny

    Hi, My GGGG Grandfather was a James Delaney a Basket Maker of the City of Kilkenny who married a Catherine McEvoy circa 1815. Their son Martin Delaney (born 15 August 1817) married in Kilkenny a Judith Collins ( she was the daughter of Brian Collins and Bridget Lind both of whom it appears...

    Started by rellim‎, 23-08-2009 3:18 AM
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    23-08-2009, 3:18 AM Go to last post
  15. Brennan family

    I am researching my husband's family tree and am trying to find a family with Peter Brennan as the father and a child called Michael Brennan who was born around 1871. As Michael was born in Ireland I have no idea of the mother's name. Family talk said they came from Kilkenny. Peter and son...

    Started by imbrennan‎, 02-10-2007 10:16 PM
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    14-06-2009, 12:07 PM Go to last post
  16. sutton

    hi.looking for suttons in graignamanagh.g grandfather james sutton,died around 1950.married to anastasia aylward.also the fennelly family.i think their from gowran kilkenny.thanks for any help.

    Started by eamsutt‎, 23-12-2008 2:42 PM
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    27-12-2008, 3:30 PM Go to last post
  17. Wallace Hewetson

    My great great grandfather came to South Africa with a Rev.Francis Owen to set up a mission amongst the Zulus.They arrived on the 25-03-1837 in Algoa Bay and then proceeded overland to Dingaan's place,Nobamba.He was born in Kilkenny on the 17-03-1806.I would like to get what ever info is available...

    Started by snotneus‎, 13-10-2008 9:33 AM
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    25-10-2008, 6:38 AM Go to last post
  18. Question Catherine Roylance of Kilkenny

    Hello, I am anxious to find out more about an ancestor of mine, Catherine Roylance, believed to have been born in Kilkenny in 1838. She married in Ashton under Lyne then lived in Oldham. I have documented her life in England, with help from kind people in B-G Forums, but would like to find out...

    Started by Cymraes38‎, 23-06-2005 9:48 PM
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    10-07-2006, 3:22 PM Go to last post
  19. Question Kilkenny Parish Records - Help Please

    After long investigations I am looking for a birth/christening record of the following:- Nancy/Ann/Elizabeth Malaughney born Kilkenny abt 1811. This is my GGG Grandmother who seems to enjoy tormenting me by changing her name in every census !! Any help would be greatly appreciated. Best...

    Started by Lainey1967‎, 22-11-2005 12:23 PM
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    22-11-2005, 12:23 PM Go to last post
  20. Question O'Briens in Ireland

    I too am looking for assistance in tracing my ancestorsand have arrived at the same stage as Maud Jarvis, the name O'Brien isn't the most rare in Ireland but it must be the most widely spread, a lot of them came to england to work in the potteries in the Stoke area, as did Peter O'Brien born...

    Started by pipsqueek‎, 25-10-2004 9:02 PM
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