Category Archives: parish records

Making great breakthroughs with Irish ancestry

My Dublin-born great-grandmother’s line was a brick wall for us for many decades. Partly it was because I could never trace a marriage certificate for her, and so had no idea of her father’s name. And then even when I … Continue reading

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Might have broken through brick wall with Irish ancestor

My great-granny Annie Tate (circa 1879-1913) was born in Ireland according to the 1901 Yorkshire census, and Dublin according to the 1911 census. I’ve never been able to trace a marriage for her, which probably took place in Yorkshire or … Continue reading

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