County Sligo

County Sligo, or Sligeach in Irish, is located in the border region of Ireland. We are home to Benbulben Mountain, which is said to be Ireland’s most distinctive and shady valleys dominate the landscape here. Our county town is Sligo and we have a population of approximately 65,393. We look forward to helping you connect with your ancestors’ place of origin.

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Winifred Kearns/Kerins, born County Sligo 1825 (possibly Ballynakill parish) 8 Apr 2021 17:46
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