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Maam Valley Connemara.
Maam Valley Connemara.
Gleann an Mháma
John Sheerins
John Sheerins
8th Battalion, Durham Light Infantry
Willie  Ó Gríofa
Willie Ó Gríofa
Royal Navy Reserve
George Henry Morris
George Henry Morris
Lieutenant Colonel, 1st Battalion, Irish Guards
The McGrath Brothers
The McGrath Brothers
Manchester Regiment / Royal Irish Fusiliers / Connaught Rangers
Patrick Lynskey
Patrick Lynskey
Corporal (9607), 1st Battalion, Connaught Rangers
Patrick Lynskey
Patrick Lynskey
Corporal (9607), 1st Battalion, Connaught Rangers
Bernard Laffey
Bernard Laffey
Lance Corporal (4304), 1st Battalion, Irish Guards
Robert Thomas Kennedy
Robert Thomas Kennedy
Private (2610), 1st Battalion, Irish Guards
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Rogues Gallery
Rogues Gallery
In conjunction with 'Preserving The Peace: 200 years of Policing on the Island of Ireland, 1814 - 2014
As dodgy a Roscommon outlaw as ever I saw!...
By Brendan McGowan
On 27/01/2015
Rural Childhood in the 1950s
Rural Childhood in the 1950s
A Trip Down Memory Lane
What a wonderful article. I would like to add a note about the tea chests being...
By sandra Kilduff
On 27/01/2015
Ford-Mears/Meer Family: Ballina to Chicago
Ford-Mears/Meer Family: Ballina to Chicago
An Irish-American Success Story
Very interesting Family history. A proud legacy. Lovely photos....
By Noelene Beckett Crowe.
On 21/01/2015
Rural Childhood in the 1950s
Rural Childhood in the 1950s
A Trip Down Memory Lane
Such a true picture. And children were so resourceful and responsible. I was...
By Mary Mc Namara
On 19/01/2015
Judge Bole
Judge Bole
Lawyer & Judge
The Bole family originated in Knappagh, Westport . The family owned a local...
By Sean Nestor
On 19/01/2015
Sliabh na mBan
Sliabh na mBan
Woodcut
 A very interesting sad story of Bridget and her horrifying death and...
By Noelene Beckett Crowe.
On 18/11/2014
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
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Traditions Regarding the Feast of St. Brigid in Co. Wicklow
From County Wicklow Heritage:
Traditions Regarding the Feast of St. Brigid in Co. Wicklow
Super article! Really enjoyed it. Living in West Wicklow near Ballyknockan......
By Caroline Kerr
On 30/01/2015
Were any of the 25 orphans from Ballinrobe Workhouse your ancestors?
From Historical Ballinrobe:
Were any of the 25 orphans from Ballinrobe Workhouse your ancestors?
Part of the Earl Grey project
I am researching the 137 girls sent to Australia from Mayo workhouses as part...
By Barbara Barclay
On 30/01/2015
The McDonaghs of Billamore
From Oughterard Heritage:
The McDonaghs of Billamore
I am researching my maternal great grandmother.  I noticed her name...
By Kristine Uniacke
On 29/01/2015
Traditions Regarding the Feast of St. Brigid in Co. Wicklow
From County Wicklow Heritage:
Traditions Regarding the Feast of St. Brigid in Co. Wicklow
Very interesting article thanks.Love the photo of the cloth being left on the...
By Rosaleen Durkin
On 28/01/2015
Holy Wells of Co.Wicklow
From County Wicklow Heritage:
Holy Wells of Co.Wicklow
Seeking Additional Information
Hi Deirdre..would be happy to share info.I am focusing on the ones that are...
By Rosaleen Durkin
On 26/01/2015
Request for information
From Oughterard Heritage:
Request for information
Family Carroll
  Hi Joe, I failed to find any Patrick Carroll in the Oughterard area. A...
By Rick
On 23/01/2015
Genealogical Query
From County Wicklow Heritage:
Genealogical Query
James Murphy - travelling showman?
Hi I was wondering if anyone can help trace my family, the name is James...
By christine
On 22/01/2015
Holy Wells of Co.Wicklow
From County Wicklow Heritage:
Holy Wells of Co.Wicklow
Seeking Additional Information
Hi Rosaleen, This sounds like very  interesting research. We would be...
By Deirdre Burns
On 22/01/2015
Anna Parnell
From County Wicklow Heritage:
Anna Parnell
The Ladies' Land League And The Tale Of A Great Sham
Thank you for that information Rosemary Raughter....
By kristine byrne
On 15/01/2015
Oughterard's Harry Clarke Window
From Oughterard Heritage:
Oughterard's Harry Clarke Window
I agree, Harry Clarke's stained glass is some of the most magnificent and...
By rhona tolchard
On 13/01/2015
Church of the Immaculate Conception
From Oughterard Heritage:
Church of the Immaculate Conception
Oughterard Church has a plaque indicating the year 1829 as the year...
By Mary Kyne
On 13/01/2015
Rev. Alexander Dallas
From Oughterard Heritage:
Rev. Alexander Dallas
Irish Church Missions
Alexander Dallas, Rector of a Hampshire parish, was first invited to Ireland by...
By Mary Kyne
On 13/01/2015