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We are an American family visiting the Lismore family sites where my maternal grandparents were from. We will be in the area Oct 6 and 7th.  My mother’s aunts named above married and stayed in the Waterford and Bray area. Please contact me to meet up with your American cousins. 


Monday 29th Aug 2022, 12:58PM

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  • Mbd411,

    The surnames and possible birth years would be helpful to progress your request.



    Monday 29th Aug 2022, 01:53PM
  • Their maiden name was Nugent from Lismore Ballysaggartmore

    Mary Nugent married Michael Hale in1909. Her daughter Josie Hale Robie was a caretaker at Lismore Castle.

    Margaret (Madge) Nugent married Patrick Fennessy in 1904  

    Catherine ( Kate) married John Duggan in 1911 and lived in the Bray area

    Hope this helps. 


    Tuesday 30th Aug 2022, 02:08AM
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    Subscription site www.rootsireland record Margaret Nugent marrying Patrick Fennessy in the RC Church in Dungarvan on October 17th 1904.

    Patrick's father is named David. A David Fennessy is registered in the townland of Ballinanchor  (various spellings), Lismore - February 4th 1906.

    Father: Patrick Fennessy - Mother: Margaret Nugent. Civil Record  -  - Free Site

    Mary & Catherine married in Lismore RC Church - Civil Record

    Attached Irish census for 1901 has a Patrick Nugent in the townland of Reanacoolagh East in the Electoral Division of Ballysaggart More. Possible match 

    to your family.



    Tuesday 30th Aug 2022, 09:50AM
  • Mbd411

    Census - Patrick Nugent 1901


    Tuesday 30th Aug 2022, 09:54AM
  • It is a match— thank you. Looking for my 3 rd cousins!


    Tuesday 30th Aug 2022, 02:44PM
  • Unfortunately, we don't have a volunteer in Lismore in October, we would, however, invite you to touch base with Lismore Heritage Centre - - 


    We hope you have a wonderful trip.

    IrelandXO Moderator DC

    Wednesday 31st Aug 2022, 09:12AM
  • Thank you- I have reached out


    Wednesday 31st Aug 2022, 12:49PM

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