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james keown born belfast 1819 died australia 1903

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on 2006-10-13 05:31:07

larraine has been a Family Tree Circles member since Oct 2006. is researching the following names: KEOWN.

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by allycat on 2006-10-13 09:21:10

Dear Larraine, Firstly, a warm welcome...

James KEOWN died aged 84 years 1903 (so born 1819) Tumut, New South Wales, Australia. Registration No. 8092/1903 Father's name not given. Mother's name not given. SOURCE: NSW Registry of Births, Deaths and Marriages. Possible marriages NSW Bridget EGAN and/or Mary ROSEWARN.

More information may be available from Death Certificate.

A search of the National Archives of Australia revealed no records for your James KEOWN.

Ditto for State Records Office of NSW.

But I found this, Irish Famine Orphans. Mentions marriage of a James KEOWN to Bridget EGAN in 1866, 5 children.

If you register as a free user of this site, you may be able to read the resources available for Co.Antrim and post a new topic on a lookup request for birth details of your ancestor (if not destroyed). RootsChat.com - Ireland, Antrim

Hoping that I've been of some assistance to you.

Kind regards,
Alison QLD.

PS Make sure your surnames are separated by commas at the bottom of each journal or they will be a jumbled mess. Tip: You can edit your journals.

by larraine on 2006-10-14 05:43:36

Dear Alison, Thank you for the info I have the NSW BDM and Irish Famine records but will look at the Irish site
This has been a long search trying to find Australian Relatives

Cheers Larraine H

by allycat on 2006-10-14 17:54:28

Dear Larraine, You're welcome.

Where are you from?

You will have more joy if you post your family tree online. To keep costs down, try a website like TribalPages. It's F R E E and relatively easy to do.


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