Last name: Cotter
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I have been able to confirm that my family originated from Belfast area and that my name seems to be common, as in the are several Jeff Letson's in the US, and one in Australia. Cannot find further information. Thought maybe you could point out some directions, . Thanks!
Looking for Surname Kehoe that came from County Cork. I also have Delia Spode and Charles Spode from Donegal as well as the surname McNeely. These are all my Mothers side.
Looking for parents of Mary McIntyre. b. 1798 possibly in Tyrone County. d. 27 June, 1878 in Maghereagh, Tyrone, N. Ireland. Married Joseph Alexander b. 1785 Maghereagh, Tyrone ..d.27 May, 1866. They had 6 children. I've found the Alexanders but I cannot find anything about Mary McIntyre. Need help.
Looking for surname Saylor, not sure what area or what time frame
Looking for John Brett b. 1801 married Ellen/Helen Tierney b. approx 1811who left Ireland approx. 1837-39 for Canada with their son Patrick Brett. We think they may possibly be from Co Carlow.
Jon W. Branstrator
Looking for my great, great grandfather John McNair born 15 October 1800 in Antrim, Ireland; Married to Jane?, died August 1841 Allen County Indiana USA. Immigrated to London, Ontario (date?), then through Detroit, Michigan 05 June 1838 to Allen Co. Indiana. His son Neil (my great grandfather) was born 24 December 1823 in Western Canada (Ontario) and immigrated with his father to Indiana. Neil lost his first wife Eliza Jane Wardle abt.1847, and remarried 13 November 1850 to Sarah R. Pool (born in England). Neil died in Allen County Indiana 13 November 1865 from disease contracted while serving in Alexandria Virginia as a Union U.S. Civil War soldier.
I want to know how to look up a surname. I was told that my ancestors were Viking, and had the name Monagle, at that time. They were supposed to have landed in Northeast Ireland, and we're in a tribe.
Any ideas on where it originated?