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Genealogy in Donegal.
This Donegal genealogy group is dedicated to helping people with researching their ancestors in County Donegal, offering a genealogy chatroom, Donegal genealogy links and a Donegal genealogy message forum
Latest Activity: Apr 12
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Trying to locate Cornelius McGowan (born -/+1850) don't know when he immegrated to U.S. but first record I have for him is 1880 NYC Census. At that time he was married Susan Mowen and they had one child 5 mos Patrick. Family verbal history says…Continue
My maternal 3x great-grandfather, David Elder, is reputed to have been born in Dooish, Ramoghy Parish, County Donegal, possibly the son of Moses Elder, but definitely the grandson of Robert Elder (b c1705) of Upper Burnfoot, Burt Parish, County…Continue
My Grandfather Edward Faunt's mother was Mary Dugan from Falcarragh(Crossroads) Donegal. Mary's parents were Patrick Dugan and Catherine McClafferty.They both were born in Crossroads.Mary Dugan came to Philadelphia PA to join her Uncle John Duggan…Continue
My great grandparents were Edward McGee and Margaret Herald of Correnagh, near Letterkenny. They had 6 children. Only 3 were still alive at the time of Edward's death in 1908. One was my grandfather, Neal, who died in Alberta, one was Charles who…Continue