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Trying to find Byrne family

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Legionar

Legionar Report 28 Jan 2013 18:00

Read all the post with interest as my surname is Byrne and I lived in salford. My Farther live in what was hanky park in salford a street called Primrose hill. he was born in dublin in 1928, His mum and dad where from Rathdrum County Wicklow.

Kelly

Kelly Report 29 Jun 2011 17:03

Hi everyone

I've finally got the marriage certificate of Christopher quigley and Margaret obrien.
Margaret obriens father was James mcdonaugh. And Margaret was already a widower.if anyone can now help me trace this side of the family as I've tried without success
Thanks Kelly :-D

Kelly

Kelly Report 25 Jun 2011 11:37

Thanks angela

im still stuck as to how there related so if any wonderful people can work there magic again and possibly help me with this link i would be singing and dancing forever lol

Thanks kelly :-D

Angela

Angela Report 13 Jun 2011 10:35

Hello I'm Angela, the Daughter of Margaret (Maggie) McDonough (Guinee, Fitzgerald) and John Fitzgerald. I was born in 1958 on Woodbine Street, Salford.
We did live with my grandad - Thomas McDonough. He died in London, as he was a Chelsea Pensioner. I think that this was around 1967/1968.
I know some of the Byrne family, and will be happy to help fill in the blanks of our family tree. xx

Angela

Angela Report 13 Jun 2011 10:29

Hello my name is Angela, and I am the Daughter of Maggie McDonough (Guinea, Fitzgerald) and was born on Woodbine Street, Salford in 1958. We did live with my grandad Thomas McDonough.
My grandad died in London, as he was a Chelsea Pensioner. I think this was around 1966/1967.
I know some of the Byrnes family, and would be happy to help you fill in the blanks of our family tree.

Kelly

Kelly Report 27 May 2011 16:45

hi everyone,

ive had to order the marriage certificate by post so im now just waiting.

But was wondering if anyone during the recent searches that you all did for me did anyone ever find maggie obrien after the census in 1911, or even before that census as i am having great difficuly in finding her

thank:D

Kelly

Kelly Report 16 May 2011 20:45

when i showed my grandad the birth certificate of his mum mary quigley (byrne) he was rather shocked to see that about his mum, he didnt have a clue.

And after some more searching onthe net i think ive found his mums death in 1912 right after giving birth to a male, so i think thats where the confusion has come from.

But when i finally track down the marriage certificate and get the name of margaret obriens father and a bit more info on her i will then be able to trace her as she was born in england

And hopefully find the relatives of margarets other child maggie obrien and try and find out what happened to her as she was mary quigleys sister

really enjoying this now just wish some things were much more easier to track down lol

kelly x

JaneyCanuck

JaneyCanuck Report 16 May 2011 18:29

Kelly, why not inquire of the Irish site where you got the birth certificates??

Glad to see that everything has gone according to prediction so far!

Kelly

Kelly Report 16 May 2011 16:35

Hi All
I was Wondering if anyone knows how to order a marriage certificate pre 1920 from ireland, ive tried the website where i got the birth certificates but its earliest date is 1920's so im stook.
i need to order christopher quigleys and margaret obriens marriage certificate which was in 1909.
Thanks all
Kelly x

Kelly

Kelly Report 16 May 2011 16:35

Hi All
I was Wondering if anyone knows how to order a marriage certificate pre 1920 from ireland, ive tried the website where i got the birth certificates but its earliest date is 1920's so im stook.
i need to order christopher quigleys and margaret obriens marriage certificate which was in 1909.
Thanks all
Kelly x

Kelly

Kelly Report 14 May 2011 14:13

Finally recieved mary quigleys birth certificate and looks like you were right all along,

marys mother is margaret quigley (obrien)
marys father is christopher quigley

but now trying to find margaret obrien and her other child maggie obrien if anyone can help with tracing her?

thanks kelly x

Kelly

Kelly Report 30 Apr 2011 12:21

Hi everyone

Just to keep u all updated.

I applied for christopher quigleys birth certificate, from that ive got his parents William Quigley and Mary Quigley (Coleman)

and ive got There fathers Charles Quigley and James Coleman.


Ive Just Applied for Mary Byrnes (Quigley) birth certificate and hopefully i should get her mothers name from that certificate, as my gdad is 100% positive he didnt remarry.
Keep u all updated again and thanks everyone as i would still be scratchin my head now lol

Kelly x

rootgatherer

rootgatherer Report 16 Apr 2011 19:28

Kelly, I would send for the marriage certificate for Christopher and Margaret O'Brien to get her father's name. We don't know if she was single or widowed when she married Christopher as she already had a child. The 1911 gives her birthplace as England so we may be able to trace her on the census records.

JaneyCanuck

JaneyCanuck Report 16 Apr 2011 17:32

Kelly, have you tried to contact the GR member who has the probable children of Catherine and Pauline in their family trees??

Kelly

Kelly Report 16 Apr 2011 13:09

Finaly recieved the marriage certificate this morning so just thought i would just let u all no that
Patrick Byrne married Mary Quigley on the 13th Feb 1927 at St micheals Dublin
It shows that Parick Byrnes Father was also called Patrick Byrne (labour)
and marys father as Christopher Quigley (labour)
It also gives both fathers address as Patrick 40 kehoe square, and christopher as 109 kehoe square but thats as much info as it shows so looks like i might have to investigate liams link with 73 Pill Lane and christopher Quigley

i will keep you all posted again
Thanks Kelly x

i will again keep you poste

Kelly

Kelly Report 5 Apr 2011 20:41

yes thanks janey ive filled in the details you pm me on gr so hopefully i will get a few more matches now thank you :D

And thanks liam i think that that is him and ive now found his possible siblings :D

think all your help is really getting me going now lol

kelly x

JaneyCanuck

JaneyCanuck Report 5 Apr 2011 18:54

If you just google "73 pill lane", Kelly, it gives you results in Dublin city directories.

If Liam would reveal his sources it might help others of us for future use too. ;)


You got the info I PMed?

Kelly

Kelly Report 5 Apr 2011 17:21

Thanks liam

Is that address in Ireland or England??

Thanks Kelly :D

Liam

Liam Report 5 Apr 2011 16:47

Possible connection.
Baptism of Christopher Quigley, 3rd Feb 1865.
Father - William Quigley.
Mother - Mary Coleman.
Address - 73,Pill Lane,Dublin.
Edit
info obtained at
www.irish genealogy.ie
and free to search

JaneyCanuck

JaneyCanuck Report 5 Apr 2011 16:12

Sent possible contact info for a possible child of Catherine -- and someone here at GR has that person in their family tree.

Even better, the child of Pauline whose name starts with T seems to be a member of GR with herself in her tree.