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Genealogy in Roscommon.
This Roscommon genealogy group is dedicated to helping people with researching their ancestors in County Roscommon, offering a genealogy chatroom, Roscommon genealogy links and a Roscommon genealogy message forum.
Latest Activity: Sep 17
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Gabriel Dunlap, saddler, ( of Co. Roscommon) and spouse Catherine Hoban are known to have left Ireland for Canada by 1818. They brought children William, Gabriel, Catherine, Elizabeth and Sarah. Gabriel's brother James also in Canada and may have…Continue
I have an Owen Connor from Roscommon born about 1836 married to an Ellen Connor (probably her married name) c1838 born in Limerick Ireland.I would like to discover their parents, siblings etc…Continue
My g.g. grandfather was a William Poynton, or William Felix Poynton, b. 1821/1822 in Roscommon. He somehow ended up in the British Army in Upper Canada in 1837 and was tried for desertion by the Upper Canada Court Martial. He was sentenced to life…Continue
Patrick had Michael b.1833 who m.Honora Dempsey & had my Gmother HonoraHonora Murphy came to New Jersey & d. in New York in 1939. James Christopher Murphy still lives in Gortgallen.…Continue
I am looking for more information on my John Michael Freeman. He was born in Ireland in 1848 and died in England in 1895. He was brought over from England back to Ireland for burial. In the Eglish census he says he was born Roscommon Ireland. He is…Continue