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The O'Donoghue Society

For all those interested in history and genealogy and whose names are derived from the Gaelic

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Employment records in England & Wales
Many other records give a birthplace, especially those of servicemen. Your ancestor may have been a soldier. If some children were born in Ireland before the parents came over then their birth places may be recorded in other types of employment records: teaching, police, coastguards etc

Name variants

There are over 850 name variants in total.