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by miriam scahill
Tue Mar 06, 2018 10:12 pm
Forum: Clare Past
Topic: John Vandeleur of Cloonsnaghta
Replies: 23
Views: 23455

Re: John Vandeleur of Cloonsnaghta

Hi Dawn - yes - the two families of Vandeleur are connected - as i said it is possible that Col. Crofton Moore Vandeleur of Kilrush was a brother to Col. John Vandeleur of Clonsnaghta. - If you are coming to Ireland please contact Facebook page of Kilrush and District Historical Society - also have ...
by miriam scahill
Mon Mar 05, 2018 11:27 pm
Forum: Clare Past
Topic: John Vandeleur of Cloonsnaghta
Replies: 23
Views: 23455

Re: John Vandeleur of Cloonsnaghta

Hi Murf and Dawn - it looks like Dawn's Vandeleurs are related to the Kilrush-based family - - maybe Col. John Vandeleur is a brother to Col. Crofton Moore Vandeleur - - father - John Ormsby Vandeleur. I looked at the surname index for Tithe Applotments 1825 - and Col. Crofton M. Vandeleur has land ...
by miriam scahill
Sun Mar 04, 2018 11:26 pm
Forum: Clare Past
Topic: John Vandeleur of Cloonsnaghta
Replies: 23
Views: 23455

Re: John Vandeleur of Cloonsnaghta

Hi Dawn - ironically the Bapt. Records for Killadysert are a few posts down from this one - and you will see that there are 3 families of Vandeleur in the area - James, John & Patrick - - check by surname of father - also I would say that the initial of M for the mother of one of the children is a m...
by miriam scahill
Tue Jan 23, 2018 1:13 pm
Forum: Clare Past
Topic: The History of Killimer Parish
Replies: 2
Views: 3107

Re: The History of Killimer Parish

Hi Sheila - unfortunately this book has been sold out !! Maybe they will do a re-print - there is a Facebook page - Killimer Local History Group. - - or write c/o Parish Office, Knockerra, Kilrush, Co. Clare. Miriam.
by miriam scahill
Thu Jun 23, 2016 12:38 pm
Forum: Clare Past
Topic: Help need to trce my family in Kilkee
Replies: 4
Views: 8704

Re: Help need to trce my family in Kilkee

Hi Lyn - I recall you posting some time ago - I think your mentioned your Grandad/Dad was born in 1913 - I also remember one of our members knew some of the Russell family and was to get in touch with you. Are you on Facebook ?? if so you could apply to join the group - County Clare Ireland Genealog...
by miriam scahill
Wed Jun 01, 2016 7:46 pm
Forum: Clare Past
Topic: Thomas Sexton & Susannah Anglim
Replies: 30
Views: 55062

Re: Thomas Sexton & Susannah Anglim

Just a bit of clarification - Lernihan - it is spelt in a variety of ways - even on the census of 1901. - and I have seen Anglim - Anglum - Anglem etc. - two Kilmihil families. - lots of doc. on Clare Library site -- Genealogy page - Griffith Vals. of 1855 - Tithes of 1825 - and Census of 1901 - esp...
by miriam scahill
Tue Sep 08, 2015 10:08 am
Forum: Clare Past
Topic: Possible spam
Replies: 2
Views: 5513

Re: Possible spam

Hi - I see on Facebook page that Paddy Waldron has made PJ Culligan aware of something irregular on his account. Miriam.
by miriam scahill
Wed Jul 08, 2015 9:57 pm
Forum: Clare Past
Topic: Searching for info on Mary Vandeleur, Sixmilebridge, 1836
Replies: 5
Views: 9423

Re: Searching for info on Mary Vandeleur, Sixmilebridge, 183

Hi Kerryn = sorry for delay - I did a bit of research for you - first - I hope you enjoyed reading Senan Scanlan's book on the Vandeleurs of Kilrush - also there are lots of photos - Vandeleur Collection on www.clarelibrary.ie - foto web. - As you know the Vandeleurs were of Dutch origin and settled...
by miriam scahill
Wed Feb 04, 2015 9:28 pm
Forum: Clare Past
Topic: Still Stuck looking for Bartholomew Glynn
Replies: 4
Views: 6377

Re: Still Stuck looking for Bartholomew Glynn

Hi - it is impossible to get earlier dates before 1800 - - there was/is a lot of info on the Facebook page of Kilrush and District Historical Society - even the signature of Bartholomew Glynn on his will in 1854. One of his sons - Michael - founded the firm of M.Glynn & Sons in 1811 - - the family v...
by miriam scahill
Wed Jan 28, 2015 5:52 pm
Forum: Clare Past
Topic: Hennessy Family of Clooneyogan South, Miltown Malbay, Co. Cl
Replies: 6
Views: 9704

Re: Hennessy Family of Clooneyogan South, Miltown Malbay, Co

Hi Kevin - I couldn't find any details for Darby in local graveyard inscriptions in the area - e.g. Kilfarboy parish - as per Clare Library - but the graveyard inscriptions for nearby parishes are not shown - - however on looking at 'Freeholders of 1821' - there is Denis Hennissy getting land in Mil...
by miriam scahill
Mon Jan 12, 2015 5:56 pm
Forum: Clare Past
Topic: niece/nephew = grandchild ?
Replies: 43
Views: 113656

Re: niece/nephew = grandchild ?

Hi Paddy and all - belated Happy New Year !!
Another Census form - 1901 Brew - Breaghoa (spelling -Breaghva on 1911) - DED Clooncoorha - George, Patrick and Susan should be shown as grandchildren - - obv. the form was filled in by their aunt Annie. Miriam.
by miriam scahill
Sun Nov 09, 2014 6:12 pm
Forum: Clare Past
Topic: Thomas Shannon of Kilrush
Replies: 6
Views: 10932

Re: Thomas Shannon of Kilrush

Hi Gary - sorry for delay - a few family commitments. = There are still Shannon families in the area - esp. in Dysert and Clooneylissaun which joins area of Ballymacrinan - to see these areas = go to www.clarelibrary.ie - Genealogy - Research Support and then Civil Parish Index - then select KILLIME...
by miriam scahill
Sun Nov 09, 2014 1:29 pm
Forum: Clare Past
Topic: Bartholomew Glynn
Replies: 10
Views: 16853

Re: Bartholomew Glynn

Another bit of info - - I forgot to say that the Glynn vault is on the 'west side' of Old Shanakyle cemetery - also called SHANKIL - just outside Kilrush. Miriam.
by miriam scahill
Fri Nov 07, 2014 8:28 pm
Forum: Clare Past
Topic: Bartholomew Glynn
Replies: 10
Views: 16853

Re: Bartholomew Glynn

Hi Denise - just to let you know that another vault for the Glynn family is in Old Shanakyle cemetery - sometimes called 'Shankill' - Kilrush - and info is on Clare Library - Donated material - Graveyard Inscriptions - - I look it up under 'Date of Uploading' - - I also sent you a p.m. on your Faceb...
by miriam scahill
Thu Oct 02, 2014 12:11 pm
Forum: Clare Past
Topic: Michael Foudy & Bridget Tuttle parents of Catherine Foudy
Replies: 2
Views: 4939

Re: Michael Foudy & Bridget Tuttle parents of Catherine Foud

Hi Kevin - - I did a bit of research on Clare Library - Griffith Vals. of 1855 shows Michael Foudy at Knockogonnel in Inagh - and the Census of 1901 has Thomas Foudy at Knockogonnell in DED of Cloonanaha - which is in parish of Inagh - - which is just west of Ennis - and also joins the parish of Kil...