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by jjdoran
Sun Apr 04, 2010 11:06 pm
Forum: Families by surname
Topic: Clarkes of Killicrom
Replies: 9
Views: 4957

Re: Clarkes of Killicrom

Hi Margaret, glad to be of some help, Killycrom is a townland in an area Known as Doohamlet which has about thirty townlands and is the southern end of the parish of Clontibret. I live in one of these townlands and have an interest in the history of the area see my reply to Michael Carragher re Nohe...
by jjdoran
Wed Mar 03, 2010 3:35 pm
Forum: Families by surname
Topic: James Noher in Drumcrew 1911 Census
Replies: 2
Views: 2693

Re: James Noher in Drumcrew 1911 Census

Hi Mike, Sorry about the delay in replying but I wanted to have something worth replying with. I have a very busy schedule and as you know this kind of work takes plenty of time. My primary interest in this subject is in the townlands that make up the district of Doohamlet, and the people that popul...
by jjdoran
Wed Feb 03, 2010 11:23 pm
Forum: Families by surname
Topic: Nogher 1911 census
Replies: 10
Views: 36458

Re: Nogher 1911 census

Hi Maria, I don’t have a great deal of news for you unfortunately. I don’t understand why you think the Smyth’s had some connection with County Cavan. Your great grand father Owen Smyth states on the 1901 census that he was born in County Monaghan and his age is 65. His wife Mary/Marie has the maide...
by jjdoran
Mon Nov 02, 2009 3:11 pm
Forum: Families by surname
Topic: Nogher 1911 census
Replies: 10
Views: 36458

Re: Nogher 1911 census

Hi Marie, I see your looking for your ancestors in Doohamlet, something that shouldn’t be too hard to achive considering it’s such a small place. I gather from your note that you have visited county Monaghan at some stage I wonder did you visit Doohamlet. The people you are looking for were O’Connor...
by jjdoran
Sun Nov 01, 2009 4:22 pm
Forum: History of County Monaghan
Topic: Landlords of Clontibret parish
Replies: 1
Views: 3120

Landlords of Clontibret parish

Hello fellow historians, I am looking for information on landlords in the south Clontibret area. Some of them might be just middle men but I am using them any way as they are listed as the immediate lessors in Griffith valuation. If you know of any articles theses or internet site that would have so...
by jjdoran
Sun Aug 16, 2009 10:29 pm
Forum: Families by surname
Topic: Boylans of Clerran
Replies: 1
Views: 2581

Re: Boylans of Clerran

Hi, In Griffith valuations (1861) there are four Boylan familys listed in Clerran.Only heads of the house are listed in griffith the names include Francis, Michael, Peter, and Richard.If you reside in Ireland You can look up the 1901 and 1911 census in Clones library to investigate who was resident ...
by jjdoran
Fri Aug 14, 2009 11:42 pm
Forum: Families by surname
Topic: Clarkes of Killicrom
Replies: 9
Views: 4957

Re: Clarkes of Killicrom

Hi, sorry about the delay in responding, summer is a busy time and did'nt get a chance to visit the site to often. -Firstly a Philip Clarke is listed at the property in the griffith valuations for castleblayney union which was carried out in 1861. I assume he was the grandfather of the Phillip and M...
by jjdoran
Thu Jan 08, 2009 11:19 pm
Forum: Families by surname
Topic: Clarkes of Killicrom
Replies: 9
Views: 4957

Re: Clarkes of Killicrom

Further information regarding the Clarkes of Killycrum has come to hand. Maggie was the last Clarke to live in Killycum and died sometime in the 1940s. The farm was sold by a nephew named McMahon from Ballybay for 120 pounds. So there must have been another sister married to McMahon? The family had ...
by jjdoran
Fri Jan 02, 2009 11:14 am
Forum: Families by surname
Topic: Lennon, Donnelly Tullycorbett.
Replies: 0
Views: 1858

Lennon, Donnelly Tullycorbett.

Hi fellow travellers, I am looking for information on James Lennon, Corvoy townland in the parish of Tullycorbett died 1887. He married Mary Donnelly and had four sons one of which was my grandfather. I am interested in two pieces of information particularly. Did James have any brothers or sisters a...
by jjdoran
Thu Oct 02, 2008 3:32 pm
Forum: Families by surname
Topic: Clarkes of Killicrom
Replies: 9
Views: 4957

Re: Clarkes of Killicrom

Killycrum or Killycrom is located in the Doohamlet area of the parish of Clontibret Co. Monaghan. In griffith valuation there are two Clarke famiys in Killycum and in the 1901 and 1911 census there is one family. Catherine the mother is a widow and Phillip a son are there in 1901 and another daughte...