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Smith of County Cavan, Ireland

Smith of County Cavan, Ireland

Posted: 14 Jul 1999 7:08PM GMT
Edited: 11 Apr 2004 3:43AM GMT
Looking for family connections to my Great grandfather Patrick Joseph Smith born 1841/42 presumably in County Cavan. He died in Farrells Flat South Australia in 1903 aged 62. Spouse not known. Was a farmer in Australia. any info?

Thomas Smith--Ellen Coyle

Geri (View posts)
Posted: 30 Apr 2001 7:32PM GMT
My great grandfather--Thomas Smith married Ellen Coyle, they moved toUS from County Cavan and settled in Wilkes-Barre Pa. probably late 1800 early 1900's--would like to know how i can look up their info from County Cavan such as marriage license etc

Patrick Joseph Smith

Posted: 18 May 2001 2:03AM GMT
Edited: 11 Apr 2004 3:43AM GMT
It is somewhat difficult the further you go back in time, due to poor records-I think?

Patrick Joseph SMITH

Posted: 30 May 2001 6:41PM GMT
Edited: 11 Apr 2004 3:43AM GMT
Update.
Patrick Joseph SMITH b.1840 d.1903(in Farrell's
Flat,South Australia) married(in 1873) Anne
REILLY b.1849 d.1921. Her parents were Michael
REILLY b.1814 d.1885 and Bridget Smith b.1817
d.1861.
Posted: 12 Jun 2001 5:20AM GMT
Edited: 20 Mar 2002 11:10PM GMT
Hi Geri
I obtained all my records from the Cavan genealogical centre and found them to be of great help also they have plenty of information.
You can contact them at canahous@iol.ie
an initial search cost 25 irish punts
GOOD LUCK PETER.

Re: Smith of County Cavan, Ireland

Posted: 11 Dec 2012 4:16AM GMT
Classification: Query
My great,great grandfather (Donal Smith)(spouse-margret welsh smith) came from county Cavan to (montana)USA in 1878. He died in 1899 at 61 years old. He was a prospector and a rancher. I don't know about the family in Ireland but have started to research. Did your relative have any brothers? They are around the same age and my great great grandfather named one of his sons Patrick.
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