Roscommon Genealogy


Roscommon Genealogy

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.

234x60: I’m, your Nan

Members: 12
Latest Activity: Sep 17, 2013

Welcome to the Roscommon Genealogy Group


Roscommon Genealogy Links & Resources


On the link above you will find our collection of Roscommon genealogy links and resources. (Opens in a new window)

Please post your genealogy queries below, just scroll down and click Add Discussion.


Discussion Forum

Dunlap / Hoban

Started by DunlopW Sep 17, 2013. 0 Replies

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

Lawlers Mcdermotts

Started by toni Mar 24, 2013. 0 Replies

My ancestors as told by my cousin from England left Ireland during the potato famineMichael McDermott b 1808 wife Mary Mcgraph 1821Patrick Lawler b 1827 wife Ann b 1826  Continue

Tags: Mcdermotts, Lawlers

Owen Connor and Ellen Connor

Started by Max Bancroft. Last reply by 2tgoszwsueuog Mar 14, 2013. 1 Reply

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

Tags: Connor

William Poynton of Roscommon

Started by Mareek May 22, 2012. 0 Replies

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

Tags: McCarthy, Poynton

Gorrick Family

Started by Peter Bennett Feb 22, 2012. 0 Replies

I am looking for anyone connected with a Gorrick (sometimes spelt Garrick) Family from Kilteevan Parish, Newtown Townland around 1825  Continue

Tags: Garrick, Gorrick

Beirne Family of County Roscommon

Started by Chris Hall Nov 21, 2011. 0 Replies

I am looking for the Catholic baptism records for a "John Joseph Beirne" born 22 July 1850. His parents were "J. Beirne" and "Cecilia McGovern"  Continue

Tags: McGovern, Beirne

Murphys from Gortgallen , Co.Rosc. (Near Lanesboro).

Started by Gerry Grady Feb 16, 2011. 0 Replies

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

Tags: Murphy

Freeman Family

Started by dizzydeb. Last reply by Cara Toole May 14, 2010. 1 Reply

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

Tags: Freeman

Visit Myrna's profile on Pinterest.

Learn more about Skinny Fiber on my SECURE website at

When You Purchase

My Blogger TricksAll Blogger TricksTechtunes



Thanks for helping keep the site alive. .


When you purchase your subscriptions or genealogical materials through the links to the advertisers here on Looking 4 Kin, you help to offset the webmaster's time and expenses in creating and maintaining this site.

We ask you to use the links below whenever possible.

The Genealogist - UK

Traveling to your ancestors homeland? Going to do genealogy research? Need a getaway? Click a link below to book.

Expedia Logo OneTravel 88x31 banner Find Great Deals at! Best Western Home CruiseDirect - Find the Perfect Cruise! Save on hotels, flights & more! Generic_88x31

Thank you for your support

Genealogy & Family History Network offering a chatroom, links & forums to aid you in tracing your genealogy, family history & local history.

© 2014   Created by Just M.

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service


* Order Skinny Fiber From my SECURE websites:

* Join our TEAM:

* LIKE our Facebook Fan Page:

* My Skinny Fiber Blog

* Twitter @SkinnyFiber_M