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Offline Leo Kearon

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Re: Dillon Jewellers Waterford
« Reply #9 on: Monday 23 January 17 14:02 GMT (UK) »
Have you been in touch with the shop in Galway

have you seen this site

www.claddaghring.ie

Dillion still going in Galway, 1 William Street Galway

I have sent them an email just now, hopefully they might get back to me.

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Offline Leo Kearon

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Re: Dillon Jewellers Waterford
« Reply #10 on: Thursday 09 February 17 10:28 GMT (UK) »
I've found that Joseph's full name was Joseph Robbins(Robins) Dillon and he was born roughly 1758, annoyingly still no date of death

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Offline Sinann

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Re: Dillon Jewellers Waterford
« Reply #11 on: Thursday 09 February 17 16:09 GMT (UK) »
1814
Joseph Robbins Dillon, doesn't say he's a jeweller but the year fits.
http://census.nationalarchives.ie/search/dw/details.jsp?id=265491

There is another Joseph R Dillon in 1874, a relative perhaps
http://census.nationalarchives.ie/search/dw/index.jsp


Offline Leo Kearon

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Re: Dillon Jewellers Waterford
« Reply #12 on: Monday 13 February 17 10:24 GMT (UK) »
1814
Joseph Robbins Dillon, doesn't say he's a jeweller but the year fits.
http://census.nationalarchives.ie/search/dw/details.jsp?id=265491

There is another Joseph R Dillon in 1874, a relative perhaps
http://census.nationalarchives.ie/search/dw/index.jsp

Name matches the jeweller and the date matches the burial records. Joseph Dillon in St. Patrick's was buried 14 Oct 1814, So it could be him. It is a shame it doesn't give any more detail though, even the word jeweller would have pretty much confirmed it.

Offline dillon smith

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Re: Dillon Jewellers Waterford
« Reply #13 on: Sunday 12 August 18 20:54 BST (UK) »
Hi Leo my great great grand father was Richard Dillon, brother Thomas galway and Jonathan America  I would like to know why you are looking for information ??? Are you related ???

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Re: Dillon Jewellers Waterford
« Reply #14 on: Monday 13 August 18 07:41 BST (UK) »
Leo hasn't been online since Feb.2017 but suspect from looking at his other posts his interest might be in the burials in St. Patrick's rather than the Dillon family in particular. Hopefully he'll soon see your message and confirm or correct my theory.
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Offline Leo Kearon

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Re: Dillon Jewellers Waterford
« Reply #15 on: Monday 13 August 18 07:56 BST (UK) »
Hi Leo my great great grand father was Richard Dillon, brother Thomas galway and Jonathan America  I would like to know why you are looking for information ??? Are you related ???

No, I'm not related. I was working in St. Patrick's Gateway Centre, doing research on the graveyard and church for some historical leaflets for them and Jonathan Dillon's name appeared in the burial records.