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Thank you for your message. I hope that somone who recognises the family makes a connection with you.
Have you tried searching in the 1901/1911 census records to see if there were any family members still in the area at the time? You can search these here:
It may also be an idea to have a look at Irish Civil registrarion records to see if you can find any births/marriages relating to the family. Civil registration began in Ireland in 1864, the records are available from the General Register?s Office in Dublin. Here is their webiste:
You can search the indexes to these registers online here:
You could also try contacting the Clare Heritage Centre for assistance- a fee may apply. Here are their contact details:
Clare Heritge Centre,
Phone: +353 (0) 65 6837955 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
I hope this is helpful. Please be patient - as our programme has only begun to rollout across the island of Ireland and volunteers in some areas may not yet be organized.