Tag Archives: Roscommon

London 2013: Cutty Sark

Our Irish cousins flew over from Belfast on Monday, September 30th,  and we spent the day hanging out at our hotels and at various eating establishments between our two hotels at the Westfield Centre. Then on Tuesday we decided to … Continue reading

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Walking through Cloonloo in County Sligo

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Her name was Margaret Davis and she lived in Reno. She also went by the name of Maggy and her email handle was SageMom. Both of us subscribed to several Rootsweb Irish Message Lists. One day in 2002 Margaret posted … Continue reading

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Searching for the birthplace of our Gallaghers in Ireland

My wife and I spent five weeks in Ireland in 2002 looking for the birthplaces of my six great grandparents who were born in Ireland. We spent a week in County Down with some Muckle relatives who showed us around … Continue reading

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The Gallagher Girls of Virginia City

Times were tough in rural Ireland in the years following the Great Famine. One son would inherit the small family farm and his siblings would have to find some other place to live. Peter Gallagher inherited his father’s farm and … Continue reading

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