Sunday, April 13, 2014

List of mills in Lancashire

Renee Hartley was born in Nelson. She left school when she was 15 and went to work in one of Nelson,s mills. Here she became a weaver.Nelson in Lancashire was at the centre of the weaving boom with Nelson having 22 mills. Now most of the mills have been knocked down and Renee now 84 still lives in Nelson a town full of old people.

This site has a list of all the mills in Lancashire,click on the name of a town and the mills will appear.en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_mills_in_Lancashire‎ This is a list of the cotton and other textile mills in Lanc

Saturday, March 8, 2014

County Clare Roman Catholic Baptisms

County Clare's first batch of Roman Catholic baptisms for seven parishes are now available online Rootsireland is delighted to announce that Clare Heritage & Genealogy Centre has now made their first batch of Roman Catholic baptisms for seven parishes available online. The parishes covered are listed below. Parish Cratloe 1802 - 1901 Crusheen 1860 - 1900 Ennis 1841 - 1900 Feakle 1860 - 1900 Mountshannon and Whitegate 1846 - 1900 Parteen 1831 - 1902 Scariff 1852 - 1900 Further Co. Clare parish records including marriages and deaths, as well as further baptismal records, will be made available online on a phased basis. Please find a list of County Clare sources that are currently online at County Clare Sources List

Saturday, December 7, 2013

New Armagh Ancestry Records

New Armagh Ancestry Records Available Armagh Ancestry have completed the computerization of new Church baptisms, marriages and deaths for county Armagh. These have been added to the online research database and are available to research. The new records added are for the following Churches; Armagh Methodist (Baptisms 1844-1846) Lurgan (High Street) Methodist (Baptisms 1813-1864 + Marriages 1842-1844) Moira Methodist (Baptisms 1827-1844) Newry Methodist (Baptisms 1824-1865 + Deaths 1835) Portadown (Thomas Street) Methodist (Baptisms 1824-1864 + Marriages 1839-1841) Tandragee Methodist (Baptisms 1800-1866 + Marriages 1838-1845) Portadown Primitive Methodist (Baptisms 1847-1878) Eglish Church of Ireland (Baptisms 1803-1865 + Deaths 1803-1805) Kilmore (St Saviours) Church of Ireland (Baptisms 1843-1863) Richhill Congregationalist Church (Baptisms 1845-1867 + Marriages 1850-1876) Lurgan (Quaker) Society of Friends (Baptisms 1607-1862 + Marriages 1634-1848 + Deaths 1697-1898) Richhill & Grange (Quaker) Society of Friends (Baptisms 1812-1878 + Marriages 1816-1836 + Deaths 1747-1920) http://armagh.rootsireland.ie/generic.php?filename=sources.tpl&selectedMenu=sources