I have just found birth certificates for a couple of my ggg grandfathers children, in one it states he was a native of Belleny(?) Ireland and in another it says Drumore, Ireland. Ihave tried looking up Belleny without much success, could…"
Thank you for taking the time to look this up and reply. I have had a fair bit of success with the Scottish side, it was nice to find Isabella (I haven't researched her as yet).
I have never been able to find David and…"
I am hoping that someone may be able to help me with my brick wall :( I am trying to find out information on my 3xg grandfather David Kennedy who, it appears was born in Ireland around 1800(?) He married Catherine McLeish in…"
"Thank you Pat for looking, that is the problems that I am having, all the records are either too early or too late! I just can't hit that happy medium. Never mind, it's all about plodding along isn't?
Thank you again.
Thank you for replying. I wish I did have some family tales to go by : ) We were always told that we were Scottish Kennedy's not Irish, so when this popped up it was quite a surprise. I know research in Ireland is very hard but…"
My Kennedy clan immigrated to Canada in the 1850s; where they emigrated from is still uncertain (there are few transport records available before the late 1860s). I knew where they settled, so I searched the census records. I found my 2x…"
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Hello Everyone,I am looking for information on my ggg grandfather David KENNEDY, it shows on a Scottish census that he was born in Ireland. After some very frustrating searches I have come up with nothing. I am hoping that someone can please point me in the right direction. I have no Idea where in Ireland he is from, although I have been told that the name David Kennedy is more likely to be from Antrim or Down. I think that he may have been born around 1800-1806.I would greatly appreciate any…See More
Hi Everyone,I am hoping that someone can give me some pointers, I have noticed through peoples comments that they know where their Irish ancestors are from and I was wondering.......how on earth do you find that out???I am totally lost! On a Scottish census is states that my ggg grandfather David KENNEDY was born in Ireland. I have been told that the name David would be probably more likely to be Antrim or Down, so I have tried searching and come up with nothing. Can anyone recommend some good…See More