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Manuscript OPW 8/65 Carrigaholt
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Census Scattery 1901 and 1911.
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Registry of Deeds, King's Inns, Henrietta Street, Dublin
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Marriages and Deaths 1804 to 1841 (Ref P25)
The National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, TW9 4DU,
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1788 Richard Lucas Directory of
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