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John Taylor and Thomas Jordan

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Elizabeth Report 26 Mar 2013 17:39

Hello there
I am looking for information on two of my husbands relatives. The first one of these is a great uncle, John Taylor , who was born in Danganmore , Co Mayo , in around 1910. He left Ireland and we think he went to Solihull - possibly had a connection with The Clock Hotel, Bickenhill.

The other relative was born, in Carrowkeel, Turlough, Co Mayo probably around 1886. We think he went to Birmingham before heading off to war and dying in 1916. This was Thomas jordan

It would be great if anybody has any information at all about these two, as there are big gaps in our family tree, where they are concerened.


liz walsh

:-) :-)


alviegal Report 26 Mar 2013 17:51

Residents of a house 13 in Danganmore (Bellavary, Mayo)

Surname Forename Age Sex Relation to head Religion Birthplace Occupation Literacy Irish Language Marital Status Specified Illnesses Years Married Children Born Children Living

Taylor Richard 59 Male Head of Family Roman Catholic Co Mayo Farmer Read and write Irish and English Married - 37 5 4
Taylor Catherine 61 Female Wife Roman Catholic Co Mayo - Cannot read Irish and English Married - 37 5 4
Taylor John 29 Male Son Roman Catholic Co Mayo Farmers Son Read and write - Married - - - -
Taylor Kate 26 Female Daughter in Law Roman Catholic Co Mayo - Read and write - Married - 3 2 2
Taylor Mary Anne 2 Male Grand Daughter Roman Catholic Co Mayo - Cannot read - Single - - - -
>>Taylor John Male Grand Son Roman Catholic Co Mayo - Cannot read - Single - - - -


Gins Report 26 Mar 2013 17:54

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alviegal Report 26 Mar 2013 18:00

Is this what you think may be Thomas' death?

UK, Soldiers Died in the Great War, 1914-1919 about Thomas Jordan
Name: Thomas Jordan
Birth Place: Ireland
Residence: Warwick
Death Date: 13 Jul 1916
Death Location: France & Flanders
Enlistment Location: Birmingham
Rank: Private
Regiment: Royal Warwickshire Regiment
Battalion: 1/5th Battalion-Territorial
Number: 5780
Type of Casualty: Killed in action
Theatre of War: Western European Theatre