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White in County Wicklow, Ireland

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Heather

Heather Report 11 Jul 2011 15:12

Looking for birth of Patrick White or siblings, abt 1856 county Wicklow, parents John White and Bridget Byrne, no dates on parents, marriage births etc. Wicklow stated on death cert as Patricks place of birth. Patrick emmigrated to Nz abt 1876.Any help greatly appreciated.

Flick

Flick Report 11 Jul 2011 15:30

Have you checked the IGI for a baptism? And the marriage of the parents..............

Too early for certs........................

"Civil registration commenced in 1864 but many Irish records were destroyed in 1922"

Heather

Heather Report 11 Jul 2011 15:40

Yes I have spent the last week trying every possible combination of parents, mother only, date and place only etc and no firm leads. No trees on ancestry either, so a dead end it seems!!

Kucinta

Kucinta Report 11 Jul 2011 16:00

Have you tried this site:

http://www.rootsireland.ie/

You can search for free (have to register), but pay to see the transcript of the record.

Celticqueen

Celticqueen Report 12 Jul 2011 12:39

Hi Heather

Have found the birth of Patrick White & Siblings on www.rootsireland.ie/wicklow with parents names listed as John White/Bridget Byrne.

Edward White - 1841 & 1852 ( Edward in 1841 may have died)
Catherine White - 1844
John White - 1846
James White - 1848
PATRICK White - 1850
Bridget White - 1854
Michael White - 1856
Laurence White - 1858
Peter White - 1861

All born in Glendalough Roman Catholic Parish, Co. Wicklow.

To view the full details of the above births will cost 20 Euro's.

Hope this is of help to you!

Suzanne :-)

Margaret

Margaret Report 8 Feb 2013 13:38

Not sure if you are still researching this White family of Wicklow, but I am currently doing some research into this family for someone who may have been connected with them around the 1860- 1880's . As such I have some tennent records and possible 1901 census records etc for them that might be of interest to you. Also if you have come across any reference to a Susan ONeill born around 1860 in Co Down, who was a relative of the Whites I would be very interested .
Margaret