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McCormack Family Ballinrobe, Co Mayo, Ireland

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Richard Report 17 Jul 2021 17:57

I am researching the family of Patrick McCormack (Ireland 1811- 1868 Nottingham) and his wife Catherine (Bridget on one census) Hewes (1820 Ireland - c 1875 Nottingham).

From the English censuses from 1851 to 1911 I have ascertained that they had at least four children in County Mayo before moving to Nottingham in around 1850, (approximate dates); James McCormack (1840), Roger McCormack (1841), Michael McCormack (1847) and Mary McCormack (1849).

While all the above specify County Mayo as their home County in at least one census , only Mary names her town of birth as Ballinrobe. In 1911 she was a widow living with her brother John McCormack (1855 Nottingham) and his family in Grove Street Nottingham as Mary Gallagher Sister 62 born Ballinrobe Mayo.

I am keen to find the Irish records of all the above but don't know where to begin. Can anyone help?




ArgyllGran Report 17 Jul 2021 18:48

Can't see anything for them on, nor on FamilySearch or Ancestry (pre-1851).


Richard Report 17 Jul 2021 18:56

Thanks for trying.


malyon Report 17 Jul 2021 19:33

Event Type Census
Event Place Note Grove Street
Name Roger MC Cormack
Sex Male
Age 48
Event Date 1891
Event Place Nottinghamshire, England, United Kingdom
Event Place (Original) St Peter, Nottinghamshire, England
Enumeration District 23
Registration District Nottingham
Birth Year (Estimated) 1843
Birthplace Ireland
Marital Status Married
Occupation Timber Waggoner
Relationship to Head of Household Head
Page Number 13
Piece/Folio 2683/ 87
Registration Number RG12
Roger MC Cormack's Spouses and Children
Mary MC Cormack

Annie MC Cormack

Lizzie MC Cormack


Kucinta Report 17 Jul 2021 20:09

Images for catholic baptisms Aug 1843 - 1851 Ballinrobe


Richard Report 17 Jul 2021 20:56

Can anyone recommend any sites that might help.


safc Report 17 Jul 2021 22:11

you could try here

its a subscription site


ErikaH Report 18 Jul 2021 09:37

Bear in mind that vast quantities of older Irish records have been destroyed at various times