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If you are decended from the Irish Cochran's particularly from Northern Ireland from the late 1700s please get in touch. I am looking for anyone related to Edward Cochran Watchmaker in Belfast born I think about 1780 + also anyone related to Hugh Hall Cochran from Lurgan, N.Ireland. also a Watchmaker.
Please,Please get in touch.

Ancesters in Ireland.

I have asked for help with various names like ,Cochran(e), Belshaw, Nixon, Tinniswood, Tackaberry, and others, I have had hundreds of views, but no response to any of the names,
Can anyone please help me.
Is your surname any of these.?
Please help.

1 comment(s), latest 3 years, 1 month ago

COCHRAN'S from LURGAN, Northern Ireland. 1820s

Does anyone have any any information about the COCHRAN'S from LURGAN. Northern Ireland from about 1820s and after.
Are you related to the COCHRAN'S from Northern Ireland in any way.?

Please get in touch if you have any information.




My Great Great Grandfather HUGH HALL COCHRAN(E) was a watch and clock maker in LURGAN, Northern Ireland in the very early 1800s, I wonder is anyone out there that is related to him ? If so please get in touch,

Also I wonder are there any COCHRAN(E) clocks or whatches still around, if so where are they now.?

HUGH HALL COCHRAN(E) Hugh junior was my Great Grandfather who moved to NEW ROSS in Co WEXFORD, IRELAND and was also a watch and clock maker, he was also commissioned to make the 'Tholsel' (Town Hall) clock,which I believe is still working perfectly.

Any information about the COCHRAN(E)s gratefully recieved



I am looking to find information about George Gilmore from Ireland 1898-1985. He was a protestant revolutionary leader in Ireland in the 1930s,
Has anyone got a photograph of him.?

I look forward to hearing from anyone with information.


George Gilmore 1898 - 1985 Protestant Revolutionary Irish Leader

Can anyone give me as much information about George Gilmore. From Ireland ,His writings, His Friends, and his activities from 1921 and the years following.
Please help.


I would love someone who was or is a BELSHAW with connections to IRELAND to contact me.

My Great Great Grandmother who was MARGARET BELSHAW born about 1810 either before then or just after then I haven't got her exact date of birth. She married HUGH HALL COCHRAN, but I can't find out anything about her or her BELSHAW family.Or her parents or siblings. Have all the IRISH BELSHAW'S disappeared forever,?

Please help.


Hugh Hall Cochran(e)

Does anyone know anything about Hugh Hall Cochran(e) who was a watch and Clock Maker
in Lurgan, Northern Ireland, born 1805 died 1879, but buried in Mount Jerome cemetery
Dublin & in a public Grave.
I'm still trying to find what year he married Margaret Belshaw, and how many children
they had. ?
Someone who can do a look up in Ireland, please help me, I've been struggling for the past 12 years and got no further

2 comment(s), latest 3 years, 1 month ago

Looking for any Relatives namesd Cochran(e) or married a Cochran(e) from Ireland

Are you a Cochran(e) or were you a Cochran(e) from Ireland.

Searching for information about Mary Cochran

Mary Cochran born in Lurgan Northern Ireland about 1836, She emigrated to Sydney Australia, she became fairly well known as a Pianoforte School Conservatorium . In 1914 she published her first book sight reading Pianoforte Tutor.

Does anyone have any knowledge or information of my great aunt Mary Cochran.

Her parents evidently went out with Mary to Australia, but must have returned to Ireland as they are both buried in Ireland .
I look forward to hearing from some of you.