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NOSTALGIA, MEMORY AND DEBRIS
NOSTALGIA, MEMORY AND DEBRIS
THE LANDSCAPE OF IRELAND'S OLD ABANDONED SCHOOL HOUSES
County Mayo Peace Park and Garden of Remembrance
County Mayo Peace Park and Garden of Remembrance
Castlebar, Lough Lannagh Road,Mayo
Mary Stanton
Mary Stanton
Clookeen, Kilmeena, Westport, County Mayo
Michael Conway
Michael Conway
Loughloon, Westport, Co Mayo.
My father, a great blacksmith and stallion man
My father, a great blacksmith and stallion man
Growing up listening to the sound of hammer on anvil
Milking the goat in a thatched cottage
Milking the goat in a thatched cottage
Growing up in Termonfeckin, Co. Louth
Patrick Grehan Smyth
Patrick Grehan Smyth
Historical Novelist / Journalist
EMIGRATION & OUR COUNTY GALWAY DIASPORA
EMIGRATION & OUR COUNTY GALWAY DIASPORA
Thursday 8th September 2016
Family History
Family History
The Gibbons/Welsh in U.S.
Find my grandfather
Find my grandfather
Martin Kneafsey
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Ford-Mears/Meer Family: Ballina to Chicago
Ford-Mears/Meer Family: Ballina to Chicago
An Irish-American Success Story
Thank you for putting this together. It was amazing to find my great great...
By Matalin Besasie
On 08/12/2016
Trail Stop 13
Trail Stop 13
Keel
Thanks for a lovely collection of stories about people and place. As I child I...
By CM
On 24/11/2016
Robert Thomas Kennedy
Robert Thomas Kennedy
Private (2610), 1st Battalion, Irish Guards
Mary - I'm Marks cousin and the Patrick Kennedy in the story is my...
By Pat Schan
On 16/11/2016
Search for Moran Ancestors
Search for Moran Ancestors
Chris re your query....you could check out the Mayo Genealogy Group page on...
By Noelene Beckett Crowe
On 14/10/2016
Delia Murphy
Delia Murphy
Legendary Ballad singer
The doorway of Mount Jennings was salvaged and is now the doorway at Newpark...
By Declan Barron
On 14/10/2016
Ford-Mears/Meer Family: Ballina to Chicago
Ford-Mears/Meer Family: Ballina to Chicago
An Irish-American Success Story
Bartley and Bridget Ford are my 3rd Great Grandparents....
By Sandra Schmidt Day
On 26/09/2016
Robert Thomas Kennedy
Robert Thomas Kennedy
Private (2610), 1st Battalion, Irish Guards
I am a 2nd cousin of Mark Kennedy and I would like you to pass on my email...
By Mary Kennedy Ballantyne
On 22/07/2016
Life around the Lodge
Life around the Lodge
Derek, do you know who the people are in this picture? Una...
By una
On 22/07/2016
Captain William Houstoun
Captain William Houstoun
Probably the Largest Farm in Ireland
Hello there, Derek, I hope you don't mind me jumping in! I hope you...
By Una O Malley
On 22/07/2016
Find my grandfather
Find my grandfather
Martin Kneafsey
Ann Lavelle knows this family; that family originated in Belass, Foxford,...
By Ann Lavelle
On 14/07/2016
Trail Stop 5
Trail Stop 5
Achill Beg
Hey Breege, Have you any information on Belfarsad National School history...
By James Gallagher
On 14/07/2016
Ford-Mears/Meer Family: Ballina to Chicago
Ford-Mears/Meer Family: Ballina to Chicago
An Irish-American Success Story
Thank you for this information. I'm trying to find Frank's family tree....
By Julie Butler
On 06/07/2016
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Mick McDonnell From Knockananna
From County Wicklow Heritage:
Mick McDonnell From Knockananna
A 1916 Story
In commemoration of Mick McDonnell's service to the cause of Irish...
By Tony Becker
On 14/11/2016
Then and Now
From Historical Ballinrobe:
Then and Now
Intriguing images
Remember our Mother getting us all an ice cream in McTigues after Sunday Mass. ...
By Cyril Walsh
On 10/11/2016
Tourmakeady attack: four police dead, flight in the mountains
From Historical Ballinrobe:
Tourmakeady attack: four police dead, flight in the mountains
Extract from: The Mayoman, May 7th, 1921
My grandfather, Lawrence Keane, was from Drimcoggy and participated in the...
By Lawrence Keane
On 23/10/2016
The Terrors of Westmeath
From County Wicklow Heritage:
The Terrors of Westmeath
The Wicklow Militia
Any idea when the Wicklow Militia was disbanded? Also of any actions they were...
By Charlie Garratt
On 18/10/2016
Genealogical Query
From County Wicklow Heritage:
Genealogical Query
Luke Brothers, Bedelia Brothers
Glenys, You may find the articles and tips in our genealogy section on this...
By DB Editor
On 17/10/2016
Preban Graveyard Photographic Exhibition
Preban Graveyard Photographic Exhibition
Heritage Week 2014
Lovely photograph - warm tones are great.  ...
By Mary Hargaden
On 17/10/2016
Genealogical Query
From County Wicklow Heritage:
Genealogical Query
Luke Brothers, Bedelia Brothers
I need some help with family tree. All we know is James Lee or Leigh born...
By Glenys Bowden
On 17/10/2016
Wicklow's Historic Railways
From County Wicklow Heritage:
Wicklow's Historic Railways
A New Website
Druce, This is an amazing website. Well done in the strongest terms.   ...
By Mary Hargaden
On 14/10/2016
Ballinrobe, Co Mayo CBS circa late 1950's
From Historical Ballinrobe:
Ballinrobe, Co Mayo CBS circa late 1950's
Boys school photo
I remember all of these. I was in the same year, but not on the photo for some...
By Syl Walsh
On 07/10/2016
Ballinrobe, Co Mayo CBS circa late 1950's
From Historical Ballinrobe:
Ballinrobe, Co Mayo CBS circa late 1950's
Boys school photo
Yeah, definitely, it made his day to see this!...
By Caron
On 07/10/2016
C B S 1955?
From Historical Ballinrobe:
C B S 1955?
I am glad to hear your still OK Patrick,  I am in contact with P J Walsh...
By Jim Keogh
On 07/10/2016
The Gawleys & Flynns of Ballinrobe
From Historical Ballinrobe:
The Gawleys & Flynns of Ballinrobe
Long association with Ballinrobe, County Mayo. Henry mentioned in : Ballinrobe and South Mayo's Fight for Freedom 1916
Interesting information about why our great great grandparents may have left in...
By Alison Kelly
On 07/10/2016