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Genealogy in Cavan.
This Cavan genealogy group is dedicated to helping people with researching their ancestors in County Cavan, offering a genealogy chatroom, Cavan genealogy links and an Cavan genealogy message forum.
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I am keen to either confirm the information I have or extend it further back (or both!). I currently don't have any parentage. The children I have are Samuel b c1790, Margaret b 1806, Mathew b 1807, Andrew b 1815 & John b c1815.Continue
My Great Grandfather, Patrick Toher, was born in 1829 in Rahellistin according to his naturalization papers. Emigrated sometime before 1847 to some port in Canada, and entered the US through Burlington, VT. Father was Farrell and mother was Margaret…Continue
Hi there, looking for information on the Trai(y)nor family, from the Baillieborough area of County Cavan. John Francis (1834-1902). He came to Australia before 1856, he married a Mary (Maria) Quinn in Victoria, Australia in that year. Any leads…Continue
Hello,I am trying to establish information for my Grandparents. I have the following details for them:GRANDFATHERFrancis FlanaganDOB about 1878Ballinagh, Cavan, IrelandMarried approx 1903Passed away - April 25, 1971Parochial Hall House, Holy…Continue
Hello,My great grandparents were William Goodfellow born in Ontario 1825 Lanark County.Magaret Duncan was born in 1825 /1826 in County Cavan Ireland.Married a William Goodfellow on the 18th of May 1858 in Carleton Place Renfrew County, Ontario…Continue
I have been unable to locate any documents here in the States of where in Ireland Neil came from, other than a small missle (prayer book) that says "Do Not Remove from Cavan County Gaol.) We thought he was a criminal (!) but then found that he came…Continue
This is my great great grandmother and another one of my brick walls. Elizabeth married James Morrison about 1834 in the Knockbride parish church. She had four children before leaving Ireland: Eliza Jane, John, and James Jr were all born before 1840…Continue
This is my first time posting here. Looking 4 info on 2 branches of family in Cavan. My grt grandfather Michl Bradley, was from Swanlinbar, born 1822 approx. He spent many years in the army, & only got married in his 60's to my grt grandmother,…Continue
John Wilson born 15 Apr 1822 Cavan Co Ireland (birth date from 1901 Ontario Canada Census and Place of Birth from 2nd marriage record). Immigration date on 1901 census 1841.His Fathers name was William and mothers name was I think Mary Elizabeth…Continue