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From: Brian <>
Subject: Re: Catholic information
Date: Fri, 29 May 2009 21:42:23 -0400
On Fri, 29 May 2009 07:37:47 GMT, (cecilia) wrote:
> In the famine years some Irish found a cheap passage to Wales as
>ballast. See (e.g.) http://www.peterfinch.co.uk/newtown.htm
>Emigration to the U.S. was from wherever one was when the passage fare
>became available (e.g. from a relative who was already there).
there could well be a connection to a place like that.
I think I'm going to have a difficult time finding them. There are a
lot of people named James Morris and Elizabeth O'Connor.