Whitegate (County Clare)

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Welcome to Whitegate

You are very welcome to the Ireland Reaching out parish of Whitegate.


The 1821-1851 census returns were almost destroyed in a fire, the 1861-1891 census returns were destroyed by the Government. The 1901-1911 census returns are available on line free of charge on line on the National Archives of Ireland website.



About Whitegate

Whitegate ( An Geata Ban, meaning the white gate) is a small village in Co Clare.

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Ancestors from Whitegate (County Clare)

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Margaret Madden 1830
Whitegate (Clare) +others DOB: 11th February 1830
Martin White 1822
Killaloe (Clare) +others DOB: 9th November 1822

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Seeking White/Whyte family of Whitegate 29 Jul 2014 21:51
Garvey's and Tuohy's of Coose Whitegate 7 May 2014 18:34
Patrick Hickey and Johanna Coughlin NYC; Whitegate, Ireland 20 Feb 2012 11:31

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