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Irish Census
« on: Thursday 13 May 21 07:39 BST (UK) »
What does it mean on the 1911 Irish census when it states event place? it states Co. Offaly
Below this is event place original states Co. Louth which is where the family actually lived.
(Arthurs, Mc Shane in Tyrone)-
(Arthurs, Murphy, Keenan, Boyle, Mackle, Agnew
Mc Conville, Mc Combe Belfast)
(O'Hanlon, Hanratty, Mulholland, Mc Namee, Dobbs, Murphy, Lamb, Murphy in Dundalk/Louth)
(Darragh Belfast/Derry)

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Re: Irish Census
« Reply #1 on: Thursday 13 May 21 07:43 BST (UK) »
Are you picking this up from ''Family Search''or the actual census itself ?

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Re: Irish Census
« Reply #2 on: Thursday 13 May 21 07:50 BST (UK) »
Family search
(Arthurs, Mc Shane in Tyrone)-
(Arthurs, Murphy, Keenan, Boyle, Mackle, Agnew
Mc Conville, Mc Combe Belfast)
(O'Hanlon, Hanratty, Mulholland, Mc Namee, Dobbs, Murphy, Lamb, Murphy in Dundalk/Louth)
(Darragh Belfast/Derry)


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Re: Irish Census
« Reply #3 on: Thursday 13 May 21 08:08 BST (UK) »
Full of errors

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Re: Irish Census
« Reply #4 on: Thursday 13 May 21 09:28 BST (UK) »

Much better to use the National Archives of Ireland search website  ;D
http://www.census.nationalarchives.ie/search/
Researching: Cuthbertson – Co. Derry, Scotland & Australia; Hunter – Co. Derry; Jackson – Co. Derry, Scotland & Canada; Scott – Co. Derry; Neilly – Co. Antrim & USA; McCurdy – Co. Antrim; Nixon – Co. Cavan, Co. Donegal, Canada & USA; Ryan & Noble – Co. Sligo

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Re: Irish Census
« Reply #5 on: Thursday 13 May 21 13:31 BST (UK) »

Much better to use the National Archives of Ireland search website  ;D
http://www.census.nationalarchives.ie/search/

Agreed.
Ancestry has changed birth county of some of my ancestors from Mayo to another county because there's a townland called Mayo in the other county.  >:(
Would you like to tell us which family you were looking at on the census so that we can look too and offer an opinion?
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Re: Irish Census
« Reply #6 on: Friday 14 May 21 05:25 BST (UK) »
Thank you all for the replies
The family are O'Hanlon 1911 Census living at Castletown Road Dundalk
(Arthurs, Mc Shane in Tyrone)-
(Arthurs, Murphy, Keenan, Boyle, Mackle, Agnew
Mc Conville, Mc Combe Belfast)
(O'Hanlon, Hanratty, Mulholland, Mc Namee, Dobbs, Murphy, Lamb, Murphy in Dundalk/Louth)
(Darragh Belfast/Derry)

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Re: Irish Census
« Reply #7 on: Friday 14 May 21 07:56 BST (UK) »
This one in County Louth?

http://www.census.nationalarchives.ie/reels/nai002932360/

They've certainly moved about- family members born all over the place!
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Re: Irish Census
« Reply #8 on: Friday 14 May 21 09:34 BST (UK) »
it states Co. Offaly
Below this is event place original states Co. Louth which is where the family actually lived.

Here's the FamilySearch image.
https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QYRP-9GW2

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Researching: Cuthbertson – Co. Derry, Scotland & Australia; Hunter – Co. Derry; Jackson – Co. Derry, Scotland & Canada; Scott – Co. Derry; Neilly – Co. Antrim & USA; McCurdy – Co. Antrim; Nixon – Co. Cavan, Co. Donegal, Canada & USA; Ryan & Noble – Co. Sligo