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Parish or Townland?
« on: Monday 06 August 18 17:35 BST (UK) »
Hi,
Can any one identify the name of the parish/townland in Longford on this WW1 army form?
Bradley,Co.Derry
Shevlin
Doherty/Kearney,Donegal

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Re: Parish or Townland?
« Reply #1 on: Monday 06 August 18 17:38 BST (UK) »
What was the person's name?
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« Reply #2 on: Monday 06 August 18 17:52 BST (UK) »
It's possibly Killoe  Parish
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Re: Parish or Townland?
« Reply #3 on: Monday 06 August 18 18:20 BST (UK) »
Hi,

The name was Mathew Mahady.
Bradley,Co.Derry
Shevlin
Doherty/Kearney,Donegal

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« Reply #4 on: Monday 06 August 18 18:29 BST (UK) »
Son of Peter?
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Re: Parish or Townland?
« Reply #5 on: Monday 06 August 18 18:33 BST (UK) »
Don't see him on Census but you probably have more information so maybe you can spot townland or family


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Re: Parish or Townland?
« Reply #6 on: Monday 06 August 18 19:21 BST (UK) »
Thanks Hallmark,

But I don't know his father. He is not really closely related but I knew his son William. He was a father in law of my cousin.(A classic case of going off at a tangent).
Bradley,Co.Derry
Shevlin
Doherty/Kearney,Donegal

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Re: Parish or Townland?
« Reply #7 on: Monday 06 August 18 20:01 BST (UK) »
There is a William Mahady, Gunner died April 1918
Soldier’s effects record shows brother, Matthew and sister, Mrs Elizabeth Prendergast.

1901 Bothwell, Lanarkshire
Matthew Mahady 29 yrs is a Boarder

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« Reply #8 on: Monday 06 August 18 20:08 BST (UK) »
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