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marriage look up please

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cookie18 Report 2 Feb 2013 16:41

John O'Neill & Agnes Heffernan possibly Ireland/ scotland.
John b abt 1879

I do know they had a child born 1911 (Agnes) but don't know where.




Flip Report 2 Feb 2013 16:53

How do you know they had a child Agnes in 1911 if you don't know where? You must have some more information to know this.


cookie18 Report 2 Feb 2013 17:03

This is actually my aunties family, she has now passed away & given this info via her cousin, possibly john was b Glenarm Co Antrim ? she thinks, anyway they had abt 7 children my aunty was born in Neilston Scotland, i'm tryin to peice the family together.


Gins Report 2 Feb 2013 17:08

From a tree at Ancestry

Agnes Heffernan
Birth: Abt 1882 - Edinburgh (Midlothian)
Marriage: 30 Oct 1903 - Neilston, Scotland
Spouse: John O'Neill

You need to look on Scotlands People to check the marriage


Gins Report 2 Feb 2013 17:11

1901 Scotland Census
about Agnes Heffernan
Name: Agnes Heffernan
Age: 19
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1882
Relationship: Daur (Daughter)
Father's Name: William Heffernan
Mother's Name: Mary Ann Heffernan
Gender: Female
Where born: Leith
Registration number: 644/14A
Registration district: Kinning Park Landward
Civil parish: Glasgow Govan
County: Lanarkshire
Address: 12 Rutland Crest
Occupation: Book Folding
ED: 31
Household schedule number: 49
Line: 24
Roll: CSSCT1901_323
Household Members: Name Age
William Heffernan 55 <<<Ireland
Mary Ann Heffernan 53
William Heffernan 23
Julia Heffernan 21
Agnes Heffernan 19


cookie18 Report 2 Feb 2013 17:17

Hi Gins

Thanks for that info, will check SP



Gins Report 2 Feb 2013 17:35

There is also this

1891 Scotland Census
Name: Agnes Heffernan
Age: 9
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1882
Relationship: Niece
Gender: Female
Where born: Edinburgh, Leith
Registration number: 578
Registration district: Ayr
Civil parish: Ayr
Town: Ayr
County: Ayrshire
Address: Burgh of Ayr-4th Ward
ED: Military Barrack
Household schedule number: 1
Line: 17
Roll: CSSCT1891_199
Household Members: Name Age
Patrick Heffernan 46 Ireland Pensioner Sergt Barrack Dept
Fanny Heffernan 32 England
Julia Heffernan 11
Agnes Heffernan 9


cookie18 Report 2 Feb 2013 17:45

Unless i'm doing something wrong on SP everthing i put in for the marriage comes up No matches

The census look good



Gins Report 2 Feb 2013 17:58

I cant see it on a free search either

Try the Scottish 1911 census, on the same site


cookie18 Report 2 Feb 2013 18:13

Going of her ages on other census found 1 match, need to buy credits


GlasgowLass Report 2 Feb 2013 20:16

Marriage is on SP... just not in Renfrewshire.
John O'Neill and Agnes Heffernan marriage took place 1903 in:
Kinning Park, Lanarkshire



Gins Report 2 Feb 2013 20:48

Nice one Anne x


GlasgowLass Report 2 Feb 2013 20:54

I should re-phrase the marriage info.... " Registered" in Kinning Park 1903 but the cert will give details on exactly where it took place!


cookie18 Report 3 Feb 2013 10:57


Thanks for the info on marriage