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Twenty Two Years Ago Today…

Robert Sweeney, named after his grandmother Lizzie Sweeney of Donegal!

Referred to as “young Bobby”; he was born in November 1934 at 41 Cherryville Street, Belfast; the home of his maternal grandparents.  796 more words

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A Love Connection

From Drumachose, Co. Londonderry to Northbridge, Massachusetts

Born in Drumachose, Daniel Love is my 2nd great grand uncle.  He was the eldest son and one of nine children born to John Love & Nancy Anne McAlister.  495 more words

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They Hailed From Donegal

The Sweeney’s

James Baxter Sweeney is my 2nd great grandfather; and from the limited information I have on him it would seem he was born about 1834 in Letterkenny, Co. 363 more words

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Sorry for the long break

Sorry about the lack of posts. Ive been busy and blogging haven’t been a priority. Expect new blog posts soon.


9140 - Sergeant Alexander Murdock

2nd Bn Highland Light Infantry

Alexander, known as Alex; is my 1st cousin 3x removed.  His father, Alexander; and my 2nd great grandfather, William; were siblings.  575 more words

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Robert Berry – Where Is He?

The One Who Doesn’t Want To Be Found” … My Brick Wall!

Once again I am returning to Robert Berry who is my 2nd great grandfather… he’s the one who doesn’t want to be found; or maybe he does and I’m just not looking in the right places! 660 more words

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Spirituality - YOUR Journey

Usually I would rather avoid talking about my spirituality. You know, religion, politics… but when three people in one day decide to minister to you – making you wonder if they think that you are a heathen – I think that it’s time to broach the subject. 976 more words

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