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The least populated county in all of Ireland, sparse Co. Leitrim has only around 31,000 people living on its 1,590 square kilometres. Unsurprisingly, Leitrim is also the least known-about county in Ireland and, perhaps unfairly, doesn't really get its due.

Parkes Castle and Lough Gill, Kilmore, Fivemilebourne, Co. Leitrim,

Not that Leitrim has no draws. Poet W.B. Yeats was quite taken with the many landscapes of Leitrim and its natural beauty. One of his most famous poems, The Rose of Inishfree, is about the isle of Inishfree on Lough Gill. Yeats also penned the romantic Glencar Waterfall, which cascades just outside Manorhamilton, in The Stolen Child.

Glencar Waterfall

Carrick-on-Shannon is Leitrim's county town. A bustling place of fewer than 5000 residents, it, like many aspects of southern Leitrim, is defined by the stately River Shannon. The Shannon is linked to the River Erne via a canal here, while huge Lough Allen sprawls across the centre of the county, making Leitrim an ideal place for water sports and fishing.

Carrick-on-Shannon, County Leitrim

The northwest part of the county is dominated by mountains and eventually touches the Atlantic Ocean. The coastline here at Tullaghan is the single shortest bit of county coastline in Ireland – a mere 2.5 kilometres long. Leitrim also provides Co. Donegal's only link to the Republic of Ireland along its roughly 10-kilometre long border.

Swans on Glencar Lake, County Leitrim

Co. Leitrim has seen its share of problems through years, particularly during the Great Famine, when the population here was devastated by starvation and emigration. Interestingly because of this, you are more likely to meet someone with Leitrim roots outside of Ireland than you are to meet someone from Leitrim within Ireland.

Actor James Cagney had family roots in Co. Leitrim, and Irish actor Patrick McGoohan of the TV series "Secret Agent/Danger Man" and Columbo fame spent part of his childhood in Drumreilly. And 1994 Eurovision winner, Charlie McGettigan lives in Drumshanbo, Co. Leitrim.

Glenview Folk Museum is Leitrim's only museum and is on-site with a superb private collection of over 6000 antique, historical and novel items.

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James Doran Kelly

Hello. I am searching for any of my relatives who live in Leitrim. My great Grandfather was born in 1887 and I believe that he had a siter, Bridget who was born in 1883 and a brother Frank, who was born in1885. Their father was Francis and I could not find their mother.I believe they were farmers and were from Treannadullagh/Belhavel.

Any help would be greatly appreciated. Have a great day.?

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M Lock

I'm searching for my Kelly family who originated from Queens County and lived in Manchester, England. My great-gran Sarah Kelly had a father Michael on her marriage which took place in Manchester in 1873 but she was born in 1952. Any suggestions would be great.
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Bob Baskerville

My Great Great Grandfather, Patrick Kelly, son of Patrick Kelly and Ellen Sheridan, was born in County Leitrm in 1851, emigrated to America in 1869-1870 with 2 cousins. My information ends with Patrick and Ellen, we are not sure if they had more kids than Patrick, who their parents were etc. Any help would be appreciated.
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Kelly Gibbons Benedict

My great grandfather’s name is John Kelly who married Bridget Kettrick. These are the children’s names, Charles, Michael, John, Mary, Norah, Julia, Pat and Bridget Kelly who married Martin Gibbons. I know Bridget Kettrick’s fathers name is Patrick Kettrick, his wife I might be Bridget Hoster and that’s all I have on my grandmother Bridget A (Kelly) Gibbons. Can anyone help me out? My grandmother Bridget (Kelly) Gibbons often was called Bridie and her sister Catherine was called Kitty who married in the USA as well.
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Kelly

My Great Grandfather and his immigration papers and I have his first and last and where from. His name is Patrick Kelly and he immigrated from Dublin. My first name is Kelly because I was named after my Nana's maiden name which was Kelly from her Father. So the names I have are Patrick Kelly from Dublin probably around the 1900s I'm guessing. Patrick Kelly from Dublin immigrated around 1900s Daughter is Ruth Kelly which was her maiden name she became Ruth Wilkinson after.
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Shirl O'Connor

Hello, My Name is Shirl O'Connor. My Father is James O'Connor. His Mother was Kathleen Duggan and his father was Michael O'Connor. I know his Father was born in 1894 and died in 1937. If anyone could help me, Find their marriage and another information please I would be grateful.
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Dermot Blake

Margaret Kelly from Dublin lived in Astoria Oregon. Her brother John Kelly married to Mary Byrne also lived in Astoria and had one child Maurice Kelly born April 1918 New York.....died in Palm Springs May 2008
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Clare Reynolds

Please give me information about my ancestors who originate in Ballinamore county Leitrim.
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ELIZABETH

I am looking for information about my ancestors. We know we are descendants of a Michael Reynolds born in Ireland in the 1800's and died in Quebec about 1869. Michael married a Maria Watson and moved to Quebec. They had 6 children. If anyone has any information to help me further my search it would be appreciated.
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Clare Reynolds

Please give me information about my ancestors who originate in Ballinamore county Leitrim.
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ELIZABETH

I am looking for information about my ancestors. We know we are descendants of a Michael Reynolds born in Ireland in the 1800's and died in Quebec about 1869. Michael married a Maria Watson and moved to Quebec. They had 6 children. If anyone has any information to help me further my search it would be appreciated.
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Jorge Moran

Didn’t know there was so many people with Moran as a last name! I grew up in the US but my family originates from Guerrero, MEXICO.
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Rich

Through DNA Y I am descended Connaught of Hundred Battles and Chiefs of the Ui Maine
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Ricardo Moran

I'm looking for possible Irish relatives whose ancestors migrated to Mexico around 1900. My great grandfather Roman Moran lived in Mexico and my great great grandfather was supposed to have migrated from Ireland. But I do not know his name. Thank you.
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Moran

I have been to to Oyster bar and the owner looks exactly like my grandfather. The owner gave me 2 key chains - very generous!! Our history is lost other than some loose information from Ancestry DNA. I did a Y DNA search years ago and had it downloaded and sent to Irish origins linking us to the following surnames: Doherty, Campbell, McCampbell, McGee, Gormely, MacAdams etc. M222 aka Northern Irish. Assuming from Sligo. Another interesting fact on Ancestry I’m related to several African Americans from the Caribbean- so apparently some of my people got shipped by Cromwell after their defeat. My mother is 100% Norwegian and the Irish Moran’s never owned slaves. My Irish Brady and Moran family made it to Minnesota in the 1860’s. Th
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Patrick Moran

Since last I posted, I found out that m family came from the Galway area, but still looking for the year. Had nice visit with possible family at the "Moran's Oyster Cottage" in Galway. Terrific food also!
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Gallagher

An Australian Gallagher's on here I'm from Port Macquarie my grandmother was Betty Gallagher
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Michael Gallagher

although the first true moto was buna na basa victory or death
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Michael Gallagher

My faith is my Glory
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Gallagher

Grace Gallagher married Frances Conaghan 19 Jan 1864. They then imm. to the United States. in1869. Frank and Grace Gallagher/Conaghan eventually settled in Hazleton Pa. They had Mary (b6 Jan 1870, Adara, Don., Ireland). Mary married Andrew Higgins. They had 12 children. My Grandfather was #5, his name was Daniel M Higgins. Mary (my Mom, his daughter) often recalled "Visitors from Ireland" to visit her Gradmom Grace.
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Jack Fritz

Attn: Witros I recently posted an article on my great grandfather Patrick Gallagher who was born in Aghavanny Leitrim which has been absorbed by Kiltycloger. Most of his children were born in Manor Hamilton which is between Kiltycloger and Drumkeeren. I have been researching my family and I do not know, but we could be somehow related. However, of my ggfather's 10 children, 8 immigrated to the US about 1892, but they all went to Chicago, not NY. Will let you know if I find any family connection. Jack Fritz
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Gallagher

Sir James Gallagher 1860-1925, Lord Mayor of Dublin 1915-1917 during the Easter Rising of 1916. Son of Patrick Gallagher and Cicily Mc Govern of Aghavanny County Leitrim
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Tammy Rich

I would like to find out more about my family history. I have information back to Patrick Henry Gallagher of Donegal County and he was born on December 25, 1836. I know that his father's name was Michael Gallagher and his mother's name was Nellie Dwyer. If anyone has any further information on this, I would greatly appreciate it.
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gallagher

All I know is that my mother was brought to the U.S. by a catholic orphanage and obtained a green card before I was born in 1986. I only know that her maiden name was Gallagher. but I don't know the exact spelling. My mothers name was Bernadette Gallager if anyone knows any information about my family history I would love to hear it. Sean Michael Paul
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Gallagher

I need to know about the origin of the Gallagher crest. Any help?
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BarneyGallagher

?Mea gloria fideles? Fidelity is the quality of being faithful or loyal. Its original meaning regarded duty to a lord or a king, in a broader sense than the related concept of fealty. Both derive from the Latin word fid?lis, meaning faithful or loyal. Mea gloria My Glory Fidelity is my Glory
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witros

Greetings and Happy St. Patricks Day to all. I have been searching for information on my great grandfather James Gallagher. To the best of my knowledge, he was born in Co. Leitrim 1868-1872. On his New York City death certificate it lists his parents as James Gallagher and Bridget McPartland both of Ireland. He left Ireland around 1892 and settled in Brooklyn, New York. He married Anna Woods who was born in Drumkeeran, Co. Leitrim. I have been unable to find any information on my ggf James and would appreciate any help. Thanks.
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Brian Gallagher

The motto is in fact Mea Gloria Fides which means The faith is my glory
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Tom Couillard

My grandmother’s family lived and still lives in Geevagh (Crossroad ?) in Sligo … Joan Flynn (Went by Jane in Americ.) My parents and and a cousin visited relatives there several years ago. When my parents arrived they were greeted at the front door with: “Welcome home!” How wonderful!
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Flynn

King Arthur and Lugaid mac Con
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J Flynn

My grandfather James Flynn was brought up in a farm called Flagfield near Geevagh. I think that there was also connections with the Fallons; I believe there was a Fallon who was a cousin of my grandfather.
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Flynn

I am searching for Agnes Winifred Flynn, born 5th October 1912 and baptized 6th November 1912 at St. Brigid's Church, Faughart, Kilcurry, County Louth as were all of her siblings except for Rose Ann Flynn who was born in Glassdrummond. Her mother was Maggie Richardson born 1887 and her father was Richard Flynn born 1887.Agnes had siblings called: Rose Ann Flynn born 1901, Mary Bridget Flynn born 1904 and married Peter McCaffrey in 1924.Christopher Flynn born 1906, Theresa Patricia Flynn born 1910 and may have married a man named McGeough and lived in Seafield Lawns, Dundalk prior to 1970.She had two children called Mary and Joseph. Agnes Winifred Flynn born October 1912 and Richard Paul Flynn born 1915. All lived in the Faughart, Kilcurry,
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Thomasmartin Flynn

Does any body know the Flynn that live In new york .who came from geebagh in county sligo.my grandfather's mother was called Fallon.if this helps.
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Sean Flynn

My name is Sean Flynn My grandfather came from Geevagh in Sligo Live on a Farm called Flagfield. would live to see if anyone has any information on this
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Dunrobin38

Seeking info re my gggrandfather Thomas Flynn born in 1809 at Dublin Ireland, died Jan 02, 1897 in Addington county, Ontario, Canada and my gggrandmother Mary Ann Fulton, born 1815 in Ireland, died Feb 08, 1898 at Peterborough, Ontario, Canada. Thank you. AJ.
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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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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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Simon Townshend

Hi John Clark Mcdermott, whose father was Sean Neville McDermott.?I believe you are my cousin. I believe we both share a grandfather whose name was Neville Hanton McDermott who I am also trying to find out about. I can tell you he was a watchmaker or jeweller who lived in South Africa and died in 1961. I have reason to believe he was born in 1893 and that your father and my mother were the children of his second wife. According to my mother, my grandfather was born in County Clare, Ireland - but I have failed to find any official records. Let me know if you are interested in learning more.
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McDermott

My father is Floyd Howard McDermott, an only child born to Howard Brintin and Jeanne McDermott, my grandparents. Howard Brintin McDermott was the only son born to Howard Francis McDermott. Howard Brintin had a sister, Janet, who died as a child from polio. Howard Francis McDermott was born Aug 29, 1876 in Philadelphia, PA and died in Evanston, Cook County, Illinois on Nov 22, 1965. I am looking for his parents, John Lamb and Mary McDermott as well as any siblings he may have had. I know that John Lamb McDermott OR Mary had a sister by the name of Annie Willett. My McDermott clan arrived in the USA from Killarney, Kerry County, Ireland sometime prior to 1876. Because my direct lineage involves the only child of an only child and possible THEN another only child, I am stumped in my search until I can connect linege via great great aunts/uncles.
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Carol Butler nee Lavin

My Father was Gerard Lavin (1921 - 2000), his Father was William Lavin, whose Mother was Bridget McDermott (1888 - 1939) Bridget's parents, from her Birth Certificate were Thomas & Winifred McDermott. Winifred did not become a 'McDermott' by marriage as this was also her Surname when she was single. William and Bridget Lavin lived in Lancashire in 1901 Census and had 3 children, Veronica, William, Gerard, the latter was my father.
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Mcdermott

My great great grandfather is Terrence McDermott. He was born in Croghan, County Roscommon in year 1848. He died January 21, 1906 in Munhall Pennsylvania. He married Catherine MacIntyre and had five children Annie, Mary, William, John and Patrick. Terrence died January 21, 1906.
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MCDERMOTT

John MCDERMOTT born August 8 1903 ,died December 30th 1950 .age 47 in Toronto Canada .He was my mothers father, he had 4 children Kathleen, John, Betty Anne ,and Patrick My grandfather was from Belfast and had a family before he came to Canada with children ,so my mother has half brothers and sisters.I dont know much about his family and history and my mother doesnt know very much about his life as she was very young when he died. My mother is getting on and i have tried to find some information but as of yet finding it very hard.
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McDermott

Where to start. I'm Katie descendant of McDermotts. I've been trying to trace my 3 X Great grandparents John and Anne McDermott. I know that on the England 1871 census they lived in Sheffield, Yorkshire. John is listed as being born in 1831 in Ireland, as is his wife Anne but no area is given just Ireland. I have the family as Bridget age 16, Catherine 11, Thomas 15, Patrick 7, John 14, James 3 and Mary Ann is a baby. Address is New Yard, Hawley croft. Any help or suggestions on tracing them back further would be greatly appreciated as I am struggling to locate Bridgets birth. There maybe a connection to Longford. I have a baptism record that gives Anne's maiden name as Nealy but am unsure as to the accuracy. Thanks
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McDermott

Where to start. I'm Katie descendant of McDermotts. I've been trying to trace my 3 X Great grandparents John and Anne McDermott. I know that on the England 1871 census they lived in Sheffield, Yorkshire. John is listed as being born in 1831 in Ireland, as is his wife Anne but no area is given just Ireland. I have the family as Bridget age 16, Catherine 11, Thomas 15, Patrick 7, John 14, James 3 and Mary Ann is a baby. Address is New Yard, Hawley croft. Any help or suggestions on tracing them back further would be greatly appreciated as I am struggling to locate Bridgets birth. There maybe a connection to Longford. I have a baptism record that gives Anne's maiden name as Nealy but am unsure as to the accuracy. Thanks
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Mcdermott

William Lee McDermott,SR
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Mcdermott

Me: Michael Jason McDermott 09/23/1975 Dad: Michael John McDermott Nov Mom: Cheryl F. Patterson Uncle : Michael James McDermott Paternal G.Father : James McDermott
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John Clark McDermott

Trying to find out about my grandfather as i was yold nothing about him other than he was a watch maker from Ireland. My dads name was Sean Neville McDermott sadly passed away. My dad was born in 1937 If anyone knows anything id appreciate it as i have no family here in Australia
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Michael J McDermott

My grandfather, Michael James McDermott, was born in Lanesborough, County Longford, in the late 1800s. He came to America, joined the AEF, went back and fought in WWI, then settled in NYC. He retired from the NYPD in the late '50s or early '60s, passed away around 1967 or 1968.
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Mcdermott

Alexander McDermott born cerca 1798 died Saint John N.B Feb 1863
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Eslie McDermott

Everything I know of my ancestors is steeped in mystery. I know that we come from Sligo and are apparently decended from prince. but the actual details have not been told to me. There is a family legend that a long time ago a distant cousin was sent a message that he was to inherit a large family fortune. All he had to do was go over to Ireland to collect it. But after visiting a fortune teller who informed him that he would perish on the trip he chose not to go after all...what that fortune entailed, or if the story is even true I don;t know but it's kinda cool having it passed down. I visited Ireland when I was in my early twenties and actually met a fellow McDermott one random night in a bar in Dublin. I would love to meet more peopl
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marilynnored

My grandfather Michael McDermott came to the U.S from Ballysador, County Sligo when he was just 19yrs old. his brother John had already immagrated to St. Louis Missouri and sponsered his younger brother Michael. Michael traveled on the ship Majestic in the fall of 1900. he was listed on the passenger log as a laborer and had only 20 in his pocket. I cannot go across town on 20.
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Roberta McHugh

My great greAt Grandfather Dennis Joseph McHugh I hear came from Donegal with his brothers and settled in Wisconsin. They became farmers My Great Grandfather was married to Mary McBride . 

Does anyone from Donegal relate .?

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McHugh

Edward J McHugh DOB: 11 September 1862 Possibly County Cork, Ireland DOD: 9 August 1929 Worcester, Worcester, MA, USA Parents: James McHugh 1830-1893 Annie (née McMakin) McHugh
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McIe

Mcie but with a capital I.
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Brian Biletnikoff

My GGGG Grandfather was Michael Joseph Mclaughlin from Belfast who was married to my GGGG Grandmother Mary Mchugh from Cork. Any information would be appreciated.
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Margaret Smith

Five Mc Hugh sisters left Drimeason Donegal early 1900s for the USA Bridget (born 1875) arrived in Ellis Island 4 September 1900. Mary(born 1882) arrived Ellis Island 13 August 1900. Sarah (born 1885) arrived Ellis island 18 February 1907 with her brother John Two other sisters Hannah and Julie no information. John ( born 1878) may have been an Iron worker and married someone called Annie A ( nee Byrne) They lived in Manhattan possibly 122 east 62nd street They are my great aunts and uncle.
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Joseph McHugh

Hello. Looking for information on my great grandfather Henry McHugh. He was reportedly born around 1855-1858 in New Brunswick, son of John McHugh and Bridget McCullough. He eventually migrated South and married Plooma Geneva Curtis and had a son Harry Vernon McHugh. I have not been able to find any birth records in New Brunswick for him. Any help would be much appreciated.
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Becky Sipsey

My grandpa, Thomas Morton McHugh, was born c. 1883-1887 in Ballyhaunis, County Mayo. He emigrated to North America around 1911 and then married Alice Kate Maunder in Vancouver B.C. in 1913. My father, Thomas Roland McHugh was born in Vancouver B.C. and then they both moved to Seattle, Washington and became U.S. citizens. I'm trying to locate the exact date and parents names of Thomas Morton McHugh. I think he may have had a sister Bridget or maybe a mom named Bridget. I'm unable to determine which records are truly his.
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Neil S

I'm looking for any information about John McHugh (1843-1899). He was from County Mayo and moved to England because of the potato famine. He married Fanny Sarah Newman in 1867.
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Mchugh

1860
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Mchugh

Don't know sorry
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Kathleen O’Shea

I am trying to find information about Bridget Dehlia McHugh born in County Mayo circa 1880
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Mchugh

Trying to find information on John Mchugh who married Mary Duigan or Duggan in Donegal (Dunfanaghy) in 18? Mary Duggan was born in 1814. their first daughter Mary Ann was born in 1834 but I cant find any birth records.
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Mchugh

Trying to find information on John Mchugh who married Mary Duigan or Duggan in Donegal (Dunfanaghy) in 18? Mary Duggan was born in 1814. their first daughter Mary Ann was born in 1834 but I cant find any birth records.
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Margaret Cook

I am looking for my great grandparents Kieran McHugh and Bridget Hensey (?Keney) McHugh. My grandmother Catherine McHugh Malik, born in Ireland, died in New York in 1914 at about age 38.
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Jackie Webber

My name is Jacquelyn McHugh Webber. I am the oldest daughter of Clarence Carlton McHugh, son of Charles McHugh who married Mary Haley.
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Adriana-Marie Degnhart

I want to find my nana Renee Aiuto madden name is mchugh
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Adriana

Hi I just wanted to find some of real family
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Colleen McHugh

Andrew McHugh married Bridget Judge in ireland Then son John Cryan McHugh moved to canada .He was born 1933 in Ireland died 1908 in canada
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Maggie

Trying to find any living relatives of Mary McHugh B 4/14/1883 in Glebe Co Leitrum Ireland D 9/19/1961 Las Vegas NM USA parents John McHugh and Catherine Feeley both from Ireland
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kairah mchugh

Hi there, was hoping to find some info on the Mchugh family name settling in New Zealand as i can only date back as far as my great grandfather Jack Mchugh.
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Nancy L Draper

I am looking for these same people. They apparently were both born in Ireland and I have been attempting to determine when they immigrated to the US. Please contact me so that we can compare notes.
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McHugh

I am Kerry McHugh. I live in Griffin, Georgia USA. I have a son, Matthew McHugh. I am not married.
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McHugh

I am looking for James and Elizabeth McHugh, my gg grandparents. James b: abt 1827 Brother - Peter- born abt 1824 Sister - Margaret (I believe) born abt 1822-1825 James signed declaration of Intention 10/1850 in Genesee County, New York State, USA Peter signed Declaration of Intention 10/1849 in Genesee County, New York State, USA. James married Elizabeth McMahon(McMann) I believe...Her father Mark McMahon (born about 1790) shows living with them on the 1850 Town of Alabama, County of Genesee, New York State, USA census. Peter married Mary McGlaughlin (I believe) who was born about 1827-1829. Margaret (good possibility their sister) is married and showing on 1850 Town of Alabama, County of Genesee, New York State, USA census and l
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Michelle Jones

im related to the mchughs bridgit mchugh and timothy maguire hreat great grandparents . i believe they were from county cavan
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vontrapuk

Hi My name is Bernadette McHugh. Im the oldest of 6 brothers and 4 sisters. The main forename in our family is Myles. Im sure there could also be a link to the McDonald clan in Scotland as my aunt who nursed a lord McDonald said that the name McHugh means son of Hugh of the McDonald clan. Their must be a strong link with Ireland and Scotland. Im sure I have loads of relatives out there.
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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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Kris

I live in Minnesota and would like to learn more about our ancestors in Ireland as I would love to visit Ireland.  Is there still a Rooney Pub in Ireland? 

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teresa dean

I am trying to find my biological father's family line in Ireland I know he was born in the early 1910s I know he immigrated to New York City from Ireland I know he was much older than my mother and that she was his second wife he lost his first wife and child to a sickness in New York City
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gourmetheaven

Rooney from ireland who married Lye from Bath England
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Jack Travers

Hi. Thats my family
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Geraldine O'Donoghue

Hi. I’m trying to discover the family of Myles Travers. He lived in Dublin and married Margaret Martin. He was born around 1836 in Wexford, I think it was Gorey. He was a Shoemaker.
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J.Moloney

Looking for Forde family in Dublin, Wicklow and Wexford.
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Forde

I am interested in finding out about "John FORDE" born 1852 died 12/11/1915
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Phil Flanagan

Anybody know about a Forde’s Castle ( in ruins) in Co. Leitrim ?
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Carolyn Forde

Anyone researching or know anything about the Fermanagh Ford/Forde families in Fermanagh. Lisbellaw, Lisbellaw enniskillen? Thanks Carolyn
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J.Moloney

Looking for Forde family in Dublin, Wicklow and Wexford.
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Forde

I am interested in finding out about "John FORDE" born 1852 died 12/11/1915
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Phil Flanagan

Anybody know about a Forde’s Castle ( in ruins) in Co. Leitrim ?
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Carolyn Forde

Anyone researching or know anything about the Fermanagh Ford/Forde families in Fermanagh. Lisbellaw, Lisbellaw enniskillen? Thanks Carolyn
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McLoughlin

Patrick Ambrose McLoughlin became Secretary General of the Department of Health in Ireland. He also served as Chairperson of the National Health Service Executive from 2012-2015 during a major economic crisis for Ireland. He had a distinguished career dealing with major health scandals very effectively. Born 1952
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McLoughlin

Born in SC, 2 sons with Emma Harris Born in 1862
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Rosemary McGrath

Information about the McLoughlin family ancestry in Derrybrien County Galway Ireland
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Rosemary McGrath

Any information about the McLoughlin's of Derrybrien County Galway Ireland
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McLoughlin

bridget mcLoughlin from newcastle co dublin. ~Travelled to america in 1880/1890 with her father
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Mc Loughlin

Hello! I am looking for information about my great grandfather, William Mc Loughlin born in Ireland - not sure if 1835 or 1840 and deceased in Salto, Argentina in 1895. Son of James Mc Loughlin and Mary Duffy. and husband of Winnifred Muldoon, from Legan, Co. Longford, born in 1845 and deceased in 1896 in Salto, Argentina. Thank you!
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marget McLoughlin

Hello
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Martin Barron

I've used Felix because I believe connections are easier with an exceptional christian name. He may have been born in Drumgud, Kiltubridd, but certainly resided in Costrea Townland 1857(Griffiths) and passed there in 1891. I believe my GG grandfather John Mulvey was his brother. John was at Drumgud Townland 1856(Griffiths) and passed there in 1902. There maybe another brother Patrick who was at Breandrum 1857(Griffiths) and passed there in 1893. Just trying to tie them together
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Mulvey

Felix Mulvey 1808-1891 Costrea, Fenagh, Co. Leitrim
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Martin Barron

I've used Felix because I believe connections are easier with an exceptional christian name. He may have been born in Drumgud, Kiltubridd, but certainly resided in Costrea Townland 1857(Griffiths) and passed there in 1891. I believe my GG grandfather John Mulvey was his brother. John was at Drumgud Townland 1856(Griffiths) and passed there in 1902. There maybe another brother Patrick who was at Breandrum 1857(Griffiths) and passed there in 1893. Just trying to tie them together
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Mulvey

Felix Mulvey 1808-1891 Costrea, Fenagh, Co. Leitrim
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John Rourke

My grandfather's birth certificate was lost in fire. I know where he was born and his parents details how could I get a copy?
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John Rourke

My grandfather's birth certificate was lost in fire. I know where he was born and his parents details how could I get a copy?
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BEIRNE

13/January/1904 alive 1940 Tullen Roscommon
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Beirne

Maria Cox, Plains of Boyle, Roscommon born circa 1740, her fathers name was Thomas Cox and his fathers name was Richard and her cousins were the O'Beirnes. Maria married and lived in Castlefore, Kesh, Fenagh. Are her cousins the O'Beirnes any relation of the of the O'Bournes of Cork.
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Beirne

Tadgh Beirne, Irish International Rugby Player
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smith

I never realized that my last name of Smith is a derivative of MacGowan. ive heard the name since i was young and the rumor that my grandfather was born a MacGowan in Ireland before coming to America and changing his last name to Smith to escape his past.
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Anthony Barrett

(Part 1 of 3) The McGown 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 McGown 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 McGown surname 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 McGown 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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Patricia

My Great,Great Grandfather (John McTernan) and his family came to the United States in the 1850's, during the potato famine. They came from Leitrim. They were from the Maternal side of my family. Does anyone know about the McTernan's from Leitrim? Are there any left in Ireland.
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Jim Kelly

Hi. I am searching for any information on relatives of Bridget Kelly born in 1883 in Treannadullagh/Belhavel. I am planning on visiting Leitrim in 2 weeks. Thanks in advance for any help that you could give me.
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Darren Rogan

One of Ireland's little gems . Lovely Leitrim has many secrets From the Grave of Finn mcCool To the World second Smallest Church. Rolling hills and clear waters for fishermen and watersports alike. Fabulous bars and restaurants that will keep everybody happy from young and old.
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Stephen Treacy

Leitrim is another Fisherman's paradise. Lots of lakes and rivers to enjoy...before a mad night out in Carrick-on-Shannon!
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