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Oyster Fishing and Boats
Oyster Fishing and Boats
Michael Egan, Cave, Clarinbridge
Saturday night bath time
Saturday night bath time
Washing eleven children in a tin bath
It's All About The Oyster
It's All About The Oyster
Exhibition in Clarinbridge House 6th-14th Sept 2014
Official Launch of www.ourwicklowheritage.org
Official Launch of www.ourwicklowheritage.org
Invitation 7pm 24th August 2014
"On Wings"
Art Exhibition by The Rural Training Centre, HSE
A magical country wonderland
A magical country wonderland
Granny's cottage in County Cavan!
Lovely memories of rural life to hold on to
Lovely memories of rural life to hold on to
From the Blasket Islands to a communion dress from Boston
Six Word Story Competition for Adults
Six Word Story Competition for Adults
For the month of August 2014
DONEGAL - BY DESIGN
DONEGAL - BY DESIGN
By Joy Elliott
Cillini
Cillini
a poetic account of the unbaptised stillborn babies in unmarked graves scattered all around Ireland
The pink sheep dip
The pink sheep dip
Evoking memories of a dear mother
The latest comments from this site

My Family From County Mayo
My Family From County Mayo
Murphy and Gibbons to start
my uncle has traced our family tree back to the potato famine and says our...
By Terri
On 29/10/2014
My Irish Roots
My Irish Roots
McCOOL and WARD circa 1870's
I Have just found my mothers great grand father!! James Ward was the father of...
By PAULINE MCCABE
On 22/10/2014
Mass Paths
Mass Paths
James Heaney
Used to use a path to get to Mass in Maree,Well worn it was too....
By Pete Lyons
On 13/10/2014
GMIT Mayo Campus Heritage Studies
GMIT Mayo Campus Heritage Studies
Student Research
Are there any studies associated with Ballinrobe? We would be delighted here at...
By Averil Staunton
On 10/10/2014
Jim Moran
Jim Moran
'Our Little Hero'
Ken, John Moran's two brothers who emigrated to Cleveland were Michael...
By Peggy Cadden
On 10/10/2014
GMIT Mayo Campus Heritage Studies
GMIT Mayo Campus Heritage Studies
Student Research
Well done - so many interesting and well researched projects!...
By Joanne Hamilton
On 22/09/2014
Magdalen Laundry Sink
Magdalen Laundry Sink
The house in Forster Streets seems to have been used prior to this date as a...
By M Joyce
On 19/09/2014
Athenry. An tOllamh Mairéad Ní Éimhigh-Professor Margaret Heavey
Athenry. An tOllamh Mairéad Ní Éimhigh-Professor Margaret Heavey
Margaret Heavey was my grand-aunt. I am the Susan mentioned in the article. She...
By Susan Edema
On 08/09/2014
Jim Moran
Jim Moran
'Our Little Hero'
Ken, John Lavelle 1840-1907 was my GGF, he had four sons in the US, Thomas who...
By Mayo Genealogy Group
On 02/09/2014
Jim Moran
Jim Moran
'Our Little Hero'
very moving story and it has made me do a family tree of all above  you...
By Ken Barry
On 28/08/2014
Newgrange & the Winter Solstice
Newgrange & the Winter Solstice
County Meath
Thank you for sharing this information with a wider web audience! Forwarding...
By Noelene Beclett Crowe.
On 28/08/2014
Rural Electrification
Rural Electrification
A changed Ireland
Interesting article. Can you tell me when the northside of the city of Dublin...
By marion reynolds
On 19/08/2014
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Feeney Family
From Historical Ballinrobe:
Feeney Family
Winifred Feeney 1872 - 1948 & Martin Feeney 1861 - 1950
We have now got back from Ballinrobe after finding the grave and putting a...
By Nickie Philbin
On 28/10/2014
The 1798 Rebellion in County Wicklow
From County Wicklow Heritage:
The 1798 Rebellion in County Wicklow
Background to the Rebellion in Wicklow
Enjoyed the page.  I was looking for a record of the pitch capping of my...
By John Cooper
On 24/10/2014
Newvillage
From Oughterard Heritage:
Newvillage
Townlands of Oughterard
Hi Marie, Thanks for your feedback. As far as I know, none of your Sweeneys are...
By Ahlam
On 23/10/2014
Woodcock Shoots in Killannin
From Oughterard Heritage:
Woodcock Shoots in Killannin
NEWS FOR THE SPORTING WORLD The following extraordinary shooting took place in...
By Jim Fahy
On 23/10/2014
Oughterard GAA
From Oughterard Heritage:
Oughterard GAA
The history of Oughterard GAA
Thank you again Oughterard Heritage group for sharing your information about...
By ScoiL Muire, Doireglinne
On 23/10/2014
Kilmaine, Co. Mayo - Chief Landlords of the area.
From Historical Ballinrobe:
Kilmaine, Co. Mayo - Chief Landlords of the area.
By Evelyn Keane
My great grandparents were born in Ballinrobe - Thomas Rippingham date of birth...
By Rosaleen (Carney) Gustavson
On 09/10/2014
O'Malley from Creevagh, Biggins - Rochford - Mylotte Families
From Historical Ballinrobe:
O'Malley from Creevagh, Biggins - Rochford - Mylotte Families
Query
Gerard, I haven't looked at this site for some time so didn't see your...
By MaryAlex
On 09/10/2014
Ballinrobe Boys
From Historical Ballinrobe:
Ballinrobe Boys
Recognise any of these young men?
Would help if there was a date(if known!?) OF WHEN THE IMAGE WAS TAKEN!? Reply...
By Gerry Walsh
On 09/10/2014
Genealogical Query- Looking for Margaret Hannon's family
From County Wicklow Heritage:
Genealogical Query- Looking for Margaret Hannon's family
Came to Victoria, Australia ca.1850 Aged 18
Ric,  It seems she came on the Eliza Caroline as one of Earl Grey's...
By Perry McIntyre
On 01/10/2014
Colm De Bhailìs
From Oughterard Heritage:
Colm De Bhailìs
Olive Breathnach, Gleann Gabhla, 1984
I am very appreciative of your research on Colum de Bhailis  and want to...
By Olive Murphy
On 26/09/2014
The McDonaghs of Billamore
From Oughterard Heritage:
The McDonaghs of Billamore
The names you mention are very familiar to me from my mother who grew up in...
By Olive (Donnellan)Murphy
On 26/09/2014
Ballinrobe's Graveyards
From Historical Ballinrobe:
Ballinrobe's Graveyards
'I am what you will be; I was what you are now'
I'm am trying to trace family to my Grandmother and my Grandfather. My...
By Dale Smith
On 18/09/2014