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red mail murphy galway
My great grandmother was born Margaret Murphy about 1836 in Galway. In 1862 she sailed on the Lady Milton to Australia. Initially she settled in Singleton NSW but then moved further north to Tamworth. In 1865 in Tamworth she married George Smith. George was born about 1819 in England . Shortly after they were married they took up a selection of land on the Wallabadah Property just south of Tamworth. Here they raised their family.Any information about the Murphy family in Galway would be appreciated.
red mail Curran
I am searching for any information about a Rebecca Louisa Curran b 1835. Her father James was postmaster, her mother Rebecca Mullowney, and I think she may have had a brother.
red mail White Boys Galway 1832
My great great grandfather John Meskell or Meskill was transported to Australia on the Eliza II in 1832, crime Whiteboy. Would be interested in any information on the trial and where he came from. Cheers Marie
red mail Martin Conway, Galway Ireland birth about 1882
I'm looking for information on my gfather and his unknown family. I believe he came from Lisheenavalla, Galway, and came to america in 1906 (on us census records) around 21 years of age. I am trying to find his Irish ancestory mostly, Possible father John (1901 census). Brothers: Michael, Thomas and Hubert; and a sister Norah. Perhaps older sister and brothers not shown in census? It seems Martin came to usa with a neighbor named Patrick Fahy who went to Aspen Colorado. Martin Conway came to California (as per the ships documents) to Red Bluff, California, to visit his Aunt, Mrs. Phillip R Kestner (Julia Conway Kestner) which I can find no record existing. Martin Conway settled in San Francisco, CA. Can anyone help me?
Galway, Galway City.
Looking for the marriage of Thomas Melvin who married Catherine Hunt before 1856 in Co.Mayo/Co.Galway. Had a child Thomas Melvin baptised Aug.1856 in Kilmovee RC Parish, Co.Mayo. He married Mary Kelly in Galway City at the Chapel of St.Nicholas in 1880 and the address at time of marriage was Woodquay. The marriage cert says his father was Thomas Melvin. The family were still living there in 1901 in Woodquay (surname spelt Melvine, in some cases Melville). Also the baptism of son of Thomas called Patrick born in 1884 at Suckeen, GalwayCity. Any information gratefully received.
red mail Conheeney
Iam looking for more information about the Conheeney family. my Gt grandfather John Conheeney was born in Galway in 1874.He moved to Warrington Cheshire as a young man. His father Michael Conheeney stayed in Galway... all I know is that Michael conheeney was a farmer (or so I was told) in Galway, I am not sure of his birth year, but he was dead by 1899. Does anyone out there know of any Conheeney family's in Galway?? Thanks!! :-)
red mail Searching For Thomas Joyce
I am seeking information regarding Thomas Joyce born in April of 1860 in Galway. We believe that he married Catherine ? in 1887. Any information would be greatly appreciated, as we are soon visiting Galway.
red mail Devine/McGarra
Trying to find information about William Devine, my great,great,great grandfather, born 1755 and later married Winifred McGarra. William and 3 of his sons were transported to Australia in the early 1800's. After serving their time they became successful limeburners in Victoria.
red mail ault
I am looking for a irish girl named mary. she came from galway surname not known. she married a man called george ault then they lived in london. can anyone help me please.
red mail Catherine Gorman
Looking for information on Catherine Gorman b.Galway c 1858 - 1861,parents according to marriage certificate were John Colman Gorman & Margaret King.Emigrated to Australia & married Hugh Duncan in Charters Towers,North Queensland in 1886.
red mail Thomas Colahan
I am looking for info on Thomas Colahan, born around 1841 in Galway. He married a Mary Delaney (b 1839 Queens County). They migrated to Australia sometime prior to 1867.
red mail O'Shaughnessy family.
I am looking for info. re.any O'Shaughnessy family from Belclare who may be related to William O'Shaughnessy b.abt.1869 in Tuam his father also William(Farmer) We know there was a relation of his in Belclare in the 1950-1960s his name was Martin who visited Grimethorpe in Yorks.My Grandfather married in Barnsley to Johanne Caplice in 1901. William died in 1941 in the County Home in Loughrea.Hope to hear from anyone who may help with our family research.
red mail KELLY , Co. Galway
Looking info on brothers Michael and John KELLY convicted as Whiteboys in 1832, transported to Aust per 'Eliza II' in same year. Michael lived in Bathurst, NSW; died 1879. Believed born in Ballinderreen. Cheers, Cathy
red mail Capt Knight, William m.. Peel Julia
William Knight Capt in 28th? Regiment. Must've been posted in Galway with H.M. army. Found entry in the Land owners in Cullaboy, Granard in separate names for both him and Julia. They had two? children. Frederick Peel Knight born 1830 (prosecuted in C. Mayo for assault in 1850. He "emigrated"? to Australia in 1854 died in 1874 left 100 pounds to his sister Anne who married a fellow with the surname Staunton, and lived on ''Eyre Square"
red mail Dailey/Daly/Daley/Daily/Daileigh
I am looking for any info on ancestors of my great-grandfather: DAVID STEVEN DAILEY. He worked for the Great Northern Railroad in Havre, Montana, USA. David Steven Dailey was born in Dakota Territory, USA, but I cannot find any info on him. He was born in 1880 and died in Montana in 1917 of TB. (My father was only 2 yrs old at the time, and never knew anything about him.) Unfortunately, David Steven Dailey is not listed in any U.S. Census from 1880 on. HIS father had come from Ireland, Co. Galway, but I have no other info and have come up with dead-ends. I am looking for anyone that would possibly have family records/info of any correspondence with the Dailey's of my family that emigrated to the USA in the 1800's. Can anyone help? Thank you in advance for any assistance. Diane.
red mail Bird, Kilbride
Eliza Bird b 1810 Galway father Patrick. She married unknown Kilbride and had two children( i male,i female). She was a widow when transported to Australia in 1834 and left children behind. seeking any info Maureen
red mail Pollens
I am researching the Pollen family originating from Ireland. I am particularly interested in Arthur Pollen born in Ireland in 1861 and died in London 1899. His father was Joseph Pollen. The 1881 census states Arthurs place of birth as Annan, Ireland. I am wondering if this should be Arran (Aran) as there is no Annan in Ireland only Scotland. If there is anyone who has any information regarding any Pollens in Ireland I would be very grateful. Any suggestions as to how to research Pollens in Ireland would also be greatly appreciated. Sue
red mail king
looking for ancestors of John King(maybe Conroy)who moved to Newfoundland possibly as a planter or maybe with slade & elson fishing or Kemps...around 1760 to 1790...his fATHER cONROY HIS MOTHER cONNORS
red mail Michael Hogan born 1852 Galway
Looking for information relating to my great grandfather Michael Hogan who migrated from Galway to London sometime between 1870 and 1880. He is registered as living in Red Lion Street, Woolwich in 1881 married to Elizabeth. He is registered as being in the army. In the 1891 census he is living in Charles Street, Islington.
Am looking for info on John Patrick Ryan to Australia circa 1870 with parents. Settled in Tamworth area NSW. Married Elizabeth Jane Smith 1890. Any information sought.
red mail Lawrence O'Connor or Connor
Would like to make contact with anyone related to Lawrence O'Connor (later Connor) a shoemaker from Galway (b approx 1828). He married Mary (from Tuam?)They and their small son John (b 1850 approx in Galway)arrived in Liverpool in the 1850s. John worked on the Docks and as a Marine Stoker. He married Eliza Watkins (from Devon) and they had a large family in Bootle.
red mail Mark Greaney
I am looking for any information on Mark Greaney born Galway 1829 His father was James. He moved to Birmingham late 1840's and married Julia Moore from Castle Bar in 1855.
red mail patrick dooley
looking for info on patrick dooley born in galway in about 1835 he married a mary her surname is unknown she was born about 1837 and they had 3 children ellen born 1869 and annie born 1871 and john born 1878 if anybody has any info i would be grateful thankyou.
red mail Howards in Galway
My great grandfather, Thomas Howard, was born in Galway (according to the 1891 UK census). He was born in around 1859, and first appeared in the UK census in London in 1881. Thomas's marriage certificate recorded his father as, Denis Howard, Farmer. Would love to find out more about my Howard ancestors.
red mail Ellen Murphy
Ellen was born in Galway in 1882. Immigrated to Canada in May 1883. Believe her Mum to be a 'Higgins' Any info would be appreciated. Debbie
red mail Moran
Looking for a Laurence Moran or any Moran family Laurence was born aprox 1851 and settled in Liverpool Married a Margaret Lynch In Liverpool in 1879 Any info would be great . June.
red mail Egan
Looking for family of John Egan b.1820 m. Mary McCarty b. 1815. Came to USA abt. 1850. Lived in Illinois and finally settled in Kentland, Indiana. Am not sure of the village they came from.
red mail McCue
Looking for info on James McCue b1843 arr. USA PA 1861 perhaps with sister, Mary b1850 on the Belle Wood out of Liverpool.
red mail Lee family from Galway, Ireland
My Great, Great, Great Grandmother Bridget (nee ???) married ? Lee and lived in Galway, Ireland until around 1837. Her son Thomas was born here and married Bridget (nee ?). Son John was born in Wigan, Lancashire and other children including my great, great grandfather Andrew were born in Bolton, Lancashire. Can anyone fill in the names I don't know or tell me about relatives?
red mail barrett family
Maria Barrett, born in Aughrim, County Galway in 1854 migrated to Australia in 1872. Married Charles Douglas at Maitland NSW in 1878. Any information appreciated.
red mail galway pre 1850
seeking Treacy, Michael borm 1841 & Mary born 1839 possibly Kinvara
red mail Gypsy Lee Family
Looking for Irish relatives. My ggrandfather Tommy Lee and wife Mary nee Martin left Ireland around 1916 for Hastings East Sussex. Their children were my grandfather Dennis born 1905 and Edmund, Danny and Noah. They became fishermen and fish hawkers. Any info welcome. Dennis first married my grandmother Daisy Stonham in 1927 then remarried after her early death.
red mail michael deerans /thomas dearns east galway
michael deerans joined royal irish constabulary 1862 aged 21 born east galway catholic his reference was m murphy a weaver/father thomas dearns/farmer/looking for any other members of family his mother /brothers sisters /ect

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