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County Cavan Family History - Brady

County Cavan Family History - Brady

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Hello. I am trying to trace my family history. My father was from County Cavan. His name was Michael Joseph Brady. His father was called Joseph Brady and his mother I think was Mary Brady. I believe his father was a farmer. My father had 5 siblings. Matty, Jack, Tommy, Betty and Rose. My father left Ireland in the 1950s to come to England.

I appreciate that this is not a huge amount of information but could anyone point me in the direction of how I might find out more?

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Derek Brady

Posted Tue 11 Dec 2018 1:20 PM
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Hello Derek,

Knowing the county that your family hails from really does give such an important starting place in your search, as it can narrow down where to look and who to contact for more information. 

As your father was living in the Republic of Ireland between 1921 and 1950, you may wish to contact the General Register Office of Ireland. They would be able to help find official family documents, like births, marriages, adoptions, or deaths. You can read more about how to contact this office in our Helpful Research Tips thread, which I cannot recommend enough as it is just full of wonderful advice.

Addition, I would also suggest taking a peek at our thread Tracing your Irish Ancestors: A Three-Step Guide, which offers many great resources. Particularly, the 1911 census in the National Archives may prove of use, if you know roughly when your grandfather was born. Beyond that, there are even more helpful tips and tricks which you may find useful.

I do hope that this helps and there's an amazing community of experts here who I am sure would be more than happy to lend you a hand as well!

Wishing you the best of luck,

Rochelle
Posted Tue 11 Dec 2018 5:42 PM
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Thank you Rochelle
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Hi, I'm looking to trace my Brady line in Ireland.  Word of mouth in my family is that the Brady's came from County Cavan.  My 3rd great grandfather, George Brady, was born in May 1834 in Ireland.  He was married in America in 1857, so emigrated between 1834 and 1857.  I would love to find his parents, so any information would be greatly appreciated.  Thank you! 
P.S., not sure how to use this forum, if I need to create a new post, or post here...
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Hi Mary,

It's lovely to see that you have Brady connections too, you may even be related to Derek in some way!

We would love you to start your own discussion so that we can help you specifically and not get all confused with Derek's search for family information. Using the Create New Topic button will give us the chance to help you with your quest. 🙂



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Any dates for births?? There are over 50 Brady's born in Cavan between 1900 and 1935 .... 

Or go to www.irishgenealogy.ie and look at civil births :-) 

Happy Hunting!
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