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I will be glad to know more about my great grandmother, Catherine Tobin.

I found this information: 

Name: Catherine Tobin
Gender: Female
Birth Date: 22 Jun 1869
Birth Place: Newtownbarry, Wex, Ireland
Baptism Place: Newtownbarry, Wex, Ireland
Father's Name: Michael Tobin
Mother's Name: Bridget Dempsey
FHL Film Number: 101188

Source Information: Ireland, Select Births and Baptisms, 1620-1911 [database on-line]. Provo, UT: Operations, Inc., 2011.

Original data: Ireland Births and Baptisms, 1620–1911. Index. Salt Lake City, Utah: Family Search.                             

I would like to know why she emigrated to Argentina, at what age did when she leave Ireland. If she still have family in Ireland. And any other information that will enable me learn more about my great-grandmother, who I did not get a chance to meet.

Thanks in advance.
Warm Regards,

Federico Brinkworth.


Monday 7th Mar 2016, 04:32PM

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  • Federico:

    Welcome to Ireland Reaching Out!

    This link will provide more background on why the Irish emigrated to Argentina

    There is also a Facebook Group Ireland Reaching Out to Argentina

    Here is a link to the parish register for Newtownbarry You may want to search for siblings of Catherine.

    Roger McDonnell



    Castlemore Roscommon, IrelandXO Volunteer ☘

    Monday 7th Mar 2016, 05:06PM
  • Roger,
    Thanks very much for your reply.
    I take a look for your links.
    Warm Regards,


    Monday 7th Mar 2016, 05:21PM
  • Hi Federico

    My greatgrandfather was Micheal Tobin and Peter Tobin his son was a brother of Cathrine, is my grandfather who died in 1934 in Dublin. I have being trying to trace Cathrine for some time and i may have found what became of her. If you have any information about her i would be most greatfull

    kind regards

    Tony Tobin



    Monday 7th Jan 2019, 12:54PM

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