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From: "P.Ellis-Brown" <>
Subject: Re: county names
Date: Mon, 03 Mar 2003 17:34:09 +0000
In-Reply-To: <b3vbg4$g62$1@lust.ihug.co.nz>


on 2/3/03 10:42 pm, Paul Kenny at wrote:

> Hello there
>
> forgive my ignorance but I have ancestors in Ireland and I am trying to
> track them down. I have death certificates which talk about Kings County
> and Queens County and I can't figure out what these counties are called now.
> any help gratefully received.
>
Hi Kim,
Queens County is now Leix
Kings Couny is Offaly.

Hope this helps.
Penuel Ellis-Brown ( Mrs )
Researching in Omagh, Pomeroy and Creggan- TRAINOR/ TRAYNOR /RICHARDSON/
MCCRUMLISH / QUINN



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