"I have an ancestor, John Henry, from County Mayo who came here in the early to mid 1800s. According to the family he was in the military.....possibly the Civil War. No indication as to whether he was Union of Confederate. I have a…"
"I have been researching my Maher/Meagher line for a long time but to no avail.......I can't find anything to indicate where they originated. Once in the US she married a man, Edward Carroll "probably" from Tipperary or…"
"Most libraries in the US maintain a subscription to Ancestry.com. You can typically use it if you are in the library but there is no fee. Also, many libraries offer Heritage Quest for your use. The libraries I am familiar with…"
Welcome to the ancestry and genealogical research hub here in The Wild Geese community. Here, you'll be able to communicate with your fellow amateur genealogists, and even professional genealogists as you tenaciously work toward filling out that family tree.This is where we'll work together as we attempt to break through the "brick walls" in our family history research.See More
"Hello, my name is Marilyn but go by Annie, a long-used Irish family name. I knew my family was Irish because my mum has always said she is 125% Irish! She always wanted to know whatever happened to her Uncle Daniel. As she is…"