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Duplicate Place names, Detached Parishes and Half Baronies

(published March 2015, updated December 2022) There are a number of complications to finding exactly where a particular place of interest is located, even when the name is known. The first is often the spelling which can vary greatly depending … Continue reading

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Surname Crossmatch – Variations

Added a new Surname Variants search option to the Cross-Reference ¬†Search, which¬†now includes variants of the selected surnames in the search. In the previous version a search for Sullivan and Collins would only have located any parish where exact matches … Continue reading

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