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Genealogy in Sligo.
This Sligo genealogy group is dedicated to helping people with researching their ancestors in County Sligo, offering a genealogy chatroom, Sligo genealogy links and a Sligo genealogy message forum.
Latest Activity: Mar 26
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In May 1873 a Robert Balfour died in Dunfirmline Fife Scotland. In his will he very kindly stated where his children were residing when the will was written 1 year earlier one of his sons James Balfour born 1812 in Dunfirmline was listed in the will…Continue
I will be starting to research my family history this year and although I am Scottish by birth I have lived in Australia for the lat 46 years. Both my paternal and maternal great grandparents came from Ireland, the maternal side from Sligo and the…Continue
Hoping someone can help me with my 'brick wall'. I am searching for information about my Gt.Gt. Grandmother Kate Gallagher. Kate married an Oswald Hepworth in Burnley, Lancs in July of 1893. On the marriage certificate her father is Thomas…Continue
We have always been told that my GGGGrandmother, the Lady Eleanor Burke, wife of Oliver O'Hara had been named a "Knight of the Pen" and was the first Irish woman to have been so honored. I would like to know if anyone would be able to guide me…Continue
Looking for any information of Gallagher family from this area of Sligo Coolagraffy Rossinver. John Gallagher 1840s and Kate Gallagher/Kelly 1870s, Bridget Gallagher/Kelly 1870s. Kate married Patrick Luke Kelly from Galway 1890s, had twin girls…Continue