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John (#47032041)
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Bio Photo I am an amateur genealogist, living in Dublin, Ireland.

I am particularly interested in the Pigott and Edgeworth families of Ireland and their descendants.
The graves of Irishmen who fought in WW1 & WW2 are also of interest.

"Forget the dead you've left,
they will not follow you,
The vagabond who is rapping at your door,
is standing in the clothes that you once wore"
Taken from
"It's all over now, Baby Blue" - Bob Dylan.

One day, we will all become Fallen Gravers

If you are looking for a death in Ireland after 2006, can I recommend
www.rip.ie


Cemeteries in the Greater Dublin Area
in which I have carried out a significant amount of work
Bohernabreena Cemetery
Near Tallaght, Co. Dublin.
Clontarf Cemetery
Clontarf, Co. Dublin. Rev. 2013.
Cruagh Cemetery and
Cruagh Cemetery [Old Section]
Rockbrook, Co. Dublin. Ongoing
Deansgrange Cemetery
Blackrock, Co. Dublin.
Glasnevin Cemetery
Glasnevin, Dublin.
Kilgobbin Cemetery
Stepaside, Co. Dublin.
Mount Jerome Cemetery and Crematorium
Harold's Cross, Dublin.
Royal Hibernian Military School Churchyard
Phoenix Park, Dublin.
St. Maelruain's Cemetery
Tallaght, Co. Dublin.
St. Matthew's Churchyard
Irishtown, Dublin. Rev. June 2014.
Templeogue Cemetery and
Templeogue Cemetery (Old Section)
Templeogue, Co. Dublin. Rev. Jan. 2015


Other Cemeteries in Ireland.
Abbey Cemetery
Clane, Co. Kildare. Rev. Nov. 2013
Ballinskelligs Abbey and
Kinard Cemetery
Ballinskelligs, Co. Kerry. Rev. July 2013.
Barndarrig Cemetery
Barndarrig, Co. Wicklow.
Coolbanagher Churchyard
Emo, Co. Laois. [Feb. 2014]
Dromod Cemetery and
Dromod Cemetery [Old Section]
Near Waterville, Co. Kerry. Rev. July 2013.
Gernonstown Cemetery
Slane, Co. Meath. Rev. June 2011
Glen Cemetery and
Glen Cemetery [Old]
St. Finan's Bay, Co. Kerry. Rev. July 2013
Kilmacanogue Cemetery (Old) and
Kilmacanogue Cemetery (New)
Kilmacanogue, Co. Wicklow.
New Cemetery
Emo, Co. Laois. [Feb. 2014]
Portmagee Cemetery
Portmagee, Co. Kerry. Rev. July 2012
Redford Cemetery and
Redford [The Grove] Cemetery
Greystones, Co. Wicklow. Rev. Nov. 2015
Rushwee Cemetery
Slane, Co. Meath. Rev. June 2011.
St. Paul's Cemetery
Emo, Co. Laois. [Feb 2014]
St. Peter's Churchyard
Mountrath, Co. Laois.

War Memorials.
Four Courts War Memorial
Glasnevin Cemetery War Memorial
Kilgobbin War Memorial
Royal Hibernian Military School War Memorial
St. Matthew's Church War Memorial
Tullow Church War Memorial Foxrock,

Currently working on the following,
Grangegorman Military Cemetery
Blackhorse Avenue, Dublin 7.
R.M.S. Leinster
St. James's Cemetery
Athboy, Co. Kildare

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Mike McQuaid
Frank Vaughan (RMS Leinster) 1918. f-a-g ref #157512763
I've created the above memorial page, with a photo of his wife's grave in Wallasey, Wirral, which carries a memorial to him. I see from your 'RMS Leinster list off casualties' that he has no grave or memorial listed and the CWGC don't have him on their records for some reason.
Regards
Mike (no family connection to him)
Added by Mike McQuaid on Jan 27, 2016 2:29 PM
Logan
Pictures Thank You
If you happen to run into the name Carney in any cemetery in Dublin area, I would love for you to post them. Thanks for all you do to preserve our families.
Added by Logan on Jan 19, 2016 12:04 PM
Christine Hughes
Grady-O'Grady
I would like to thank you for all the hard work
you have put into this tree.

I would also like to contact you personally
in connection with Patrick's niece Mary
who moved to Australia in 1854

Kind Regards
Christine
Added by Christine Hughes on Jan 15, 2016 10:27 PM
AJ
RE: William Greenwood
That looks great - thanks for sharing!
Added by AJ on Dec 16, 2015 3:38 PM
AJ
RE: Lance Corporal William Greenwood
I have transferred him to your care, so that you can update his memorial as you find new information. Sad on the explosion that took his life! Please let me know if I have any other war-time memorials that you would like to maintain and I would be happy to transfer them to you...
Anita
Added by AJ on Dec 16, 2015 10:54 AM
Carol
James and Susie Hicks (Grangegorman)
Thank you so much John for the photos of this grave. You've filled a big gap in my family tree!
James is my G-G-grandfather and I never thought to look for him in a military cemetery.
Carol
Added by Carol on Dec 04, 2015 2:21 PM
Adrian Johnson
private Daniel Robinson photo
Hi. The photo of This grave is a bit unclear. is it possible to get a clearer photo of his name on the grave stone please.
Many thanks
Adrian Johnson

Birth: unknown
Death: Aug. 10, 1915
County Dublin, Ireland



6261 Private Daniel Robertson.
The Suffolk Regiment.
3rd Battalion.



Inscription:
Suffolk Regiment

Burial:
Grangegorman Military Cemetery
Cabra
County Dublin, Ireland
Plot: CE. 604.
Added by Adrian Johnson on Nov 08, 2015 7:46 AM
Susan Marie (Sutor) Meister
RMS Leister
Hi, just wanted to thank you for all your good information. Thanks for posting and taking care of these memorials.

Susan M. Meister
distantly related to Edward Harry Argent
Added by Susan Marie (Sutor) Meist... on Oct 23, 2015 6:31 PM
MarshaHale
Dr. Kathleen McDonald Doyle
Dear John - The photo you took of the gravesite of Kathleen, her husband Patrick Joseph Doyle, and their daughter Suniva, has such sharp quality. Thank you for all your work. I have submitted information regarding the gravesites of Kathleen's parents headstone in Galway. Also, the date of Kathleen and Patrick's wedding.
All the best, Marsha Hale
Added by MarshaHale on Oct 14, 2015 11:45 PM
Clive
RE: Herbert Carroll
Hi John

Sorry for taking so long to reply. It was my sister who spotted the message. Yes, my Father Herbert (Bert) and his brother William (Bill) both went to the Royal Hibernian. Bill wound up in India as a boy soldier. We are not quite sure how long my father stayed in the RHMS but I think he stayed a bit longer than normal to continue his education. At some stage after that he was in the Free State Army No 1 Band and played the french horn.

Keep up the good work!

All the best

Clive
Added by Clive on Oct 12, 2015 12:20 PM
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