Hi folks , brickwall and dont know where to go ?
I am trying to find info on James Powell (father) and son Nicholas b1815 who came from Ireland. Dont know where ? They turn up in the Birmingham area about 1825. Nicholas married a local lass Elizabeth Sheldon in 1847 travelled up north before settling in Castleford West Yorks.My problem is James no info at all on this guy BMD nothing no census nothing.On Nicholas marriage cert fathers occupation is listed as SOLDIER. But still gives me no info. can anyone help ?