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Margaret Report 27 Mar 2013 21:49

Trying to trace relatives of the above.


GlitterBaby Report 27 Mar 2013 21:54

Need a bit more info if you need help with this

Dates, names, location etc


MarieCeleste Report 27 Mar 2013 21:54

Hello Margaret, I'm afraid that's not giving us much to go on!

What are their full names? Where and when were they born?

When you say relatives do you mean descendants, siblings, ancestors?

Have you used the "Search Trees" facility on the menu above to see if they're in anyone else's tree?


GlitterBaby Report 27 Mar 2013 21:55

Was the marriage in 1959 in Islington


GlitterBaby Report 27 Mar 2013 21:57

irish ??

Name: Cornelius B Coughlan
Mother's Surname: Ryan
Date of Registration: Apr-May-Jun 1929
Registration district: Kilrush
Birth Country: Ireland
Volume: 4
Page: 226
FHL Film Number: 101231


Reggie Report 27 Mar 2013 22:40

Where IS that crystal ball?

Someone on here used to have!


GlitterBaby Report 27 Mar 2013 23:24

Mine is in for a service as currently not working properly ;-)


Margaret Report 28 Mar 2013 12:29

Regarding previous post - sorry I am new to this. A Mary Farrelly gave birth to me in 1952, she would have been living in Islington at that time in Highbury New Park. I believe she was born in 1933 and married in 1959 but I am not sure if this is the same Mary Farrelly (middle name Theresa). Perhaps anyone could shed some light? Thank you.


Reggie Report 28 Mar 2013 12:49

As you will have discovered, the marriage record shows a second forename

To find out if it was Theresa, you would have to buy the cert

Her age at the time will be recorded..............which may, or may not, help you.

The name is inherently Irish, so she may have come across to England simply to give birth

Were you adopted?

If so........add yourself to the national adoption contact register


Margaret Report 28 Mar 2013 13:50

Thanks Reggie, I have already added myself to the Register.


Margaret Report 29 Apr 2014 20:13

I now know that Cornelius B Coughlan married Mary Theresa Farrelly in Islington in 1959. I believe Mary was born approx 1933 and assume they were both Irish as I cannot find any information on their births. I have an address of 90 Highbury, Islington for Mary in 1952 but cannot find any other information. I would be grateful for any leads and would love to know if they had any children.


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