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Re: Catherine Frane Durkan/Durcan 1848ish
Posted by: Jane Durkin Date: November 27, 1998 at 18:04:27
In Reply to: Re: Catherine Frane Durkan/Durcan 1848ish by Rita of 211

I would be most interested to know what county Cloontobret and Cloontubbrid are in.
My husband's grandfather was born in Tubbercurry, County Sligo in 1854. Maybe your Martin is part of that family. I was wondering if "Cloon" meant "town" in Gaelic, and "tubbrid" might be Tubbercurry.
Thanks, Jane

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