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by miriam scahill
Sun Apr 21, 2013 9:47 pm
Forum: Clare Past
Topic: Behan's Hotel and Store, Kilrush, c.1850
Replies: 8
Views: 11483

Re: Behan's Hotel and Store, Kilrush, c.1850

Paddy - I don't know if it is the same family - Mr. Denis Behan. aged 60, died at Kilrush Workhouse as per 'Deaths in Kilrush Workhouse 1850/51 on Clare Library. Miriam.
by miriam scahill
Sun Apr 21, 2013 9:42 pm
Forum: Clare Past
Topic: Behan's Hotel and Store, Kilrush, c.1850
Replies: 8
Views: 11483

Re: Behan's Hotel and Store, Kilrush, c.1850

Paddy - I don't know if it is the same family - I see 'Denis Behan, aged 60 died at Kilrush Workhouse in 1850/51 - as per 'Deaths in Kilrush Workhouse' on Clare library website. Miriam.
by miriam scahill
Tue Feb 26, 2013 1:32 pm
Forum: Clare Past
Topic: Mollie FERGUSON of County Clare
Replies: 4
Views: 4727

Re: Mollie FERGUSON of County Clare

Hi - a bit of info on Drumdigus School - it is in the parish of Kilmurry-McMahon - about 8 miles from Kilrush - for church purposes the parish is called 'KILMURRY-CLONDERLAW - as there are two other parishes called Kilmurry in Clare. Local man - Paul Markham, Author & Journalist - has written a book...
by miriam scahill
Thu Jan 31, 2013 12:08 pm
Forum: Clare Past
Topic: Carrigg Family History
Replies: 5
Views: 5915

Re: Carrigg Family History

Hi Bev - Your Carriggs may have come from area called Lissycasey - various spellings. This area is in Parish of Clondegad - and to see lots of info go to the Clare Library site - Genealogy page - Research Support - Civil Parish Index and then select 'CLONDEGAD' - Griffith Valuations of 1855 and Tith...
by miriam scahill
Tue Jan 22, 2013 10:31 pm
Forum: Clare Past
Topic: FLEMING ANCESTORS -1850,S AND SINCE -NEAR TO SHANNON AIRPORT
Replies: 4
Views: 5043

Re: FLEMING ANCESTORS -1850,S AND SINCE -NEAR TO SHANNON AIR

Hello John - Shannon Airport is built in an area called RINEANNA in the Parish of KILCONRY - there is a lot of info on http://www.clarelibrary.ie - Genealogy page - - under RESEARCH SUPPORT you will see Civil Parish Index and then select No. 75 - Kilconry. Still on Genealogy page - under ONLINE RECO...
by miriam scahill
Sat Jan 19, 2013 11:30 pm
Forum: Clare Past
Topic: Having a very hard time tracing my Irish Family from Clare
Replies: 4
Views: 5632

Re: Having a very hard time tracing my Irish Family from Cla

Hi - did some postings get lost here ?? Lots of info on www.clarelibrary.ie - Price family in Census of 1901, etc.
by miriam scahill
Mon Jan 14, 2013 10:38 pm
Forum: Clare Past
Topic: Ennistymon House & The MacNamara Family
Replies: 6
Views: 6303

Re: Ennistymon House & The MacNamara Family

I see there is a google search' on www.clarelibrary.ie - - on the top bar - and when you put in Ennistymon you will find lots of info to keep you reading for a month !! esp. about the McNamaras. !!
by miriam scahill
Sat Jan 12, 2013 10:16 pm
Forum: Clare Past
Topic: Bank of Ireland, Ennis Manager, John Harnett Milward ~ 1850s
Replies: 15
Views: 20634

Re: Bank of Ireland, Ennis Manager, John Harnett Milward ~ 1

Hi Sinead - you can get a copy of his death cert. by downloading a form from http://www.groireland.ie - this is the General Register Office for Ireland - which holds all records of births, marriages & deaths from 1864. I think the cost is 10 euros. Some years ago three banks joined together - Nation...
by miriam scahill
Sat Jan 12, 2013 10:06 pm
Forum: Clare Past
Topic: MCGIFF FAMILY INFORMATION
Replies: 11
Views: 15301

Re: MCGIFF FAMILY INFORMATION

Hello James - you could get in touch with your cousin, Rich McGiff, by sending him a private message on this site. Miriam.
by miriam scahill
Sat Dec 22, 2012 8:53 pm
Forum: Clare Past
Topic: Marriage of Michael Keating/Mary Shaloo 1875.
Replies: 2
Views: 4066

Re: Marriage of Michael Keating/Mary Shaloo 1875.

Hello Mark - I pressed 'a few buttons' on http://www.clarelibrary.ie - Genealogy - Research Support - Civil Parish Index - - the areas you mention are in the Parish of Kilfarboy - (this covers the area around Milltown - - so when you select that you will see lots of info - The first bit of info is 1...
by miriam scahill
Sun Dec 02, 2012 1:43 pm
Forum: Clare Past
Topic: Army Enlistments in Kilrush
Replies: 6
Views: 8590

Re: Army Enlistments in Kilrush

Hi Lyn - I am back again !! I see from the website posted by Lucille above that the Archives Address for the army is : Officer in Charge, Military Archives, Cathal Brugha Barracks, Rathmines, Dublin 6. You might get some info there as to what army barracks your Dad was in. Miriam.
by miriam scahill
Sat Dec 01, 2012 11:33 pm
Forum: Clare Past
Topic: Army Enlistments in Kilrush
Replies: 6
Views: 8590

Re: Army Enlistments in Kilrush

Hi Lyn = there was an old Army Barracks at Cappa - about a mile from Kilrush - but it was not used since 1920's - only a tower left now - holidays home built there. Your Dad would have enlisted in Kilrush but would have gone to either Limerick or Cork barracks. There was a part of the army - local d...
by miriam scahill
Thu Nov 15, 2012 11:03 am
Forum: Clare Past
Topic: Where are Clonolman and Knocknagechs?
Replies: 15
Views: 20960

Re: Where are Clonolman and Knocknagechs?

Hi Sharon - thank you for those kind words !! I had a look at 'Church Records' on Clare Library - and when I looked at details for 'Kilchreest' - it says see 'Clondegad' - so it is now the one parish. The church is usually called 'Ballycorrick' - and the local cemetery is in 'Kilchreest'. The other ...
by miriam scahill
Wed Nov 14, 2012 6:21 pm
Forum: Clare Past
Topic: Where are Clonolman and Knocknagechs?
Replies: 15
Views: 20960

Re: Where are Clonolman and Knocknagechs?

Hi all - The Church at Ballynacally is in the parish of Clondegad - - which includes Clooncolman - - and to confuse matters - Ballynacally is in the Parish of Kilchreest. !!! it is located on the inlet of Fergus River - south of Ennis - on the Killadysert road. To see lots of info - log on to www.cl...
by miriam scahill
Mon Nov 05, 2012 10:15 pm
Forum: Clare Past
Topic: how do I find old school records
Replies: 3
Views: 5365

Re: how do I find old school records

Hi Lyn - - I see in a recent edition (14th Sept.) of local paper - The Clare Champion - 20th Anniv. of death of Michael Russell late of Grattan St., Kilkee.