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Re: John Noone b.1862-1863, Ardkill, Kilmaine, Mayo
Posted by: Ralph Connors (ID *****9163) Date: December 23, 2008 at 09:43:20
In Reply to: John Noone b.1862-1863, Ardkill, Kilmaine, Mayo by Loretta Barnard of 355

I research the Irish Family History Foundation's database. It contains 12,000,000 surviving rcds for abt 65% of Irish counties. Rcds are increasingly sparse B4 1840, rare B4 1800.

Note 1 - Without a KNOWN parish, the chance of an ancestor's rcds NOT being in this database is AT LEAST 35%.

Note 2 - Only 1/2 of Co. Cork's rcds are in this database.

Note 3 - The RC church kept control over most parish rcds from Tipperary (north). These are ONLY available thru the Tipperary Family History Research center at a substantial fee (regardless of outcome).

For James Noon M B4 1862 in Kilmaine parish, Co. Mayo, I found 1 M rcd in 1861.

For Ann(e) Sullivan ditto, I found 1 M rcd also in 1861.

Noon is a RARE surname in Ireland. To find a M match to a named bride in the same yr, county, and parish, likely isn't due to pure chance. These are likely your ancestors. A view of the detailed rcd SHOULD show their parents' names and other info.

Google the Foundation's name to lead you to this database. Register, opt to be notified as rcds are added and browse. Pls post your search results to my genforum msg.

Hope this helps. Good luck.

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