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My Grandmother came from Falcarragh Annie McGlynn, her brothers, Johmn and Daniels, trying to trace any relatives, The family went Scotland but my Granmother returned 1924? lived in a farm in falcarragh married a Peter McClean, would be grateful for any info, My Grandmothers married name was Speirs, my Grandfather died in the great war

 

James Speirs

Thursday 5th February 2015, 08:02PM

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  • I can see a marriage registered in Dunfanaghy between Peter McLean and Annie McGlynn or Spieres. (So was Annie married before?). The marriage was registered in April ? Jun 1926 Vol 2, page 15.

    You can order a photocopy of the certificate from GRO Roscommon for ?4.  http://www.welfare.ie/en/Pages/Apply-for-Certificates.aspx

    You have to download and print off the form. Then either post or fax it back to them. You can?t e-mail it to them. However if you want them to e-mail the cert to back to you, they will do that, so tick the relevant box.

    Put the reference details on the form (anywhere). Don?t worry about leaving some boxes blank. As long as GRO have the location, name(s), year, quarter volume and page number they should find it.

    The certificate may help you locate Annie in the 1911 census etc, as it should contain her father?s name and occupation.

    Ahoghill Antrim

    Thursday 5th February 2015, 09:04PM
  • Brian:

    This is likely the 1901 census record for your McGlynn family.

    http://www.census.nationalarchives.ie/pages/1901/Donegal/Cross_Roads/Cro...

    I also located the 1926 civil marirage index record for Anne and Peter McLean. You can get a copy of the record for around 4 euros from the General Register Office. The record would show the names of the fathers of the bride and groom and where the bride and groom were living in 1926. Let me know if you need instructions.

    Roger McDonnell

    http://www.census.nationalarchives.ie/pages/1901/Donegal/Cross_Roads/Cro...

    First name(s) Annie
    Last name Spieres
    Registration year 1926
    Registered Quarter/Year Apr - Jun 1926
    Registration district Dunfanaghy
    Volume 2
    Page 15
    County -
     

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    Annie Spieres married
    Peter McLean

    Castlemore Roscommon, IrelandXO Volunteer ☘

    Thursday 5th February 2015, 09:15PM