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  • Jane Rock on Abbey GraveyardThank you for this link and this wonderful website. My Gr-great grandparents, Thomas Egan and Mary Egan nee Lynch are...
  • Pauline on Potato DumplingsWhat a great idea to make these on St Stephen's Day. We always have loads of mash left over from...
  • Pauline on Carrageen MossI'm so happy you have shared this recipe Sarah. When I get a bad cough, I get it really really...
  • Pauline on My Great Grandparents’ ChinaThis is a beautiful set of china. I always thought tea tasted much nicer drinking from a china cup!
  • Pauline on A Sugar TongsI haven't seen sugar cubes in a long long time!!!!
  • Joseph McGinley on EaglehillJames Burke of Danesfield, Moycullen (d. 1820) names "Andrew Martin of Eagle Hill" as a trustee in his will (written...
  • Tony Holmes on Abbey Céilí BandGreat article Paddy on a little piece of family history. Would have loved to have seen the band in its...
  • Tony Holmes on The Hutchinson Family, AbbeyvilleMy Godmother was Mary Slattery and My Mother was Lena Conroy also from Abbey. In 1976, My Mother and I...
  • Charmian Calvert on ClonmoylanI've just come across this website (Jan 2018) and found information about my great grandfather, George Alexander Buchanan. Two questions...
  • Brian Lynch on Abbey Pig MarketRemember it well as a kid on holidays in Abbey, John would call out the weight of each pig as...
  • Noelene Beckett Crowe on My Granny’s Shopping List from 1967Interesting article; some prices are astonishing...tea was so expensive...a stamp cost 5d.
  • Lorel Kathryn Donnelly on Sweet BallygowanI am trying to find out if Thomas Finn mentioned in the song had siblings of Mary Ann, Bedelia, John...
  • Robert White on Abbey In Years Gone ByThomas Joseph Hanrahan may have been a cousin of my grandmother.
  • Robert White on Abbey In Years Gone ByThomas Joseph Hanrahan was, I think, a cousin of my grandmother; she was the daughter of John Hanrahan, who may...
  • Kevin White on CappaghThank you for this information, Eileen, about Cappagh and its inhabitants, which adds to my knowledge. I am trying to...
  • C Malone on DerryvunlamMost interesting. In regard to Robert Watson's mother Anne: It says she was married for 30 years: some of her...
  • Frances Holohan on John ConnessThank you for that update on the Conness family. Abbey Heritage Group
  • Kent Conness on John ConnessHi, For the record, Senator John Conness (mentioned above) was the younger brother of my great great grandfather Luke Conness....
  • Maureen Hutchinson Danforth on The Hutchinson Family, AbbeyvilleWhat a great web page this is. I am Maureen Hutchinson Danforth/ daughter of Patrick(Paddy) Hutchinson. My trip to Ireland...
  • Maureen Carolan on School-related PhotosFront row. 9th from left to right, front row, almost 95% sure my uncle Frank Hynes. Have photo of the...
  • Maureen Carolan on Mrs Nevin’s ShopLove reading these articles. She was my great grandmother.
  • Maureen Carolan on Brief History of Abbey Post OfficeExcellent piece. I remember very well as Edmunds niece coming from MULLINGAR to visit.
  • Christine Knight on Abbey In Years Gone ByI have really enjoyed looking at the photos of Abbey. My Great Grandfather Michael Madden born in the 1860s lived...
  • Tony Holmes on People We RememberFabulous pictures of bygone days. My mother was Lena Conroy from Wellpark and we came home every year going back...
  • Teresa Craughwell on Abbey In Years Gone ByWhat a delight to see Abbey as it was in the past. I remember delivering The Messenger to Kate and...
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