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Dympna Beckett Joyce (#47069730)
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Bio Photo My home town is Westport, Co Mayo, Ireland.
I joined FAG while researching my Ancestors who emigrated to Chicago.

I have realised my dream - travelled to Chicago and visited 3 of the graveyards where my Ancestors are buried.

Most of my Memorials/Cemeteries are in Ireland. If you find a relative and wish to add/change information,please feel free to contact me.

Most of my Memorials have Graveshots. I flower all my Memorials and link them with relative's. Ones that may not have Graveshots are my own relatives where I have not located their resting spot, although I know the Cemetery.

I am happy to transfer Memorials to Family Members, however my photographs are copyright and I would like to be notified should anyone require a copy of same.

Thank You to Jim and Tammy who have helped me find the resting place of my Lavelle Family in NY.

In the early part of 2012 I set up the Mayo Genealogy Group in Castlebar, we have monthly meetings in the National Museum of Country Life, Turlough.
We have set up a Facebook Page, if you would like to join and post queries about your Mayo Ancestors check out our page.


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Messages left for Dympna Beckett... (365)[Leave Message]
Allie
Mary appearing
I am actually familiar with Our Lady of Knock. That's cool that they buried there.
Added by Allie on Feb 13, 2017 8:55 PM
Allie
James Kirby
I'm curious about the Witness gravesite sign in the cemetery with James Kirby. What is the story behind that ?
Added by Allie on Feb 13, 2017 7:40 AM
Deez Nutty
Important
MY NAME JEFF
Added by Deez Nutty on Feb 12, 2017 8:09 PM
Anna Jaech
Bradys in Cass County MO
Greetings from Springfield, IL,
How wonderful you were able to visit Chicago & points beyond. Since you left a flower on a Brady memorial in Cass county MO, I'm wondering if your Bradys are the ones that married my Stephens. The Stephens left Boone & Kenton county KY about 1822, stopped for 20 years in central Missouri, which is where I think they first came to know the Brady's. They moved enmasse to Cass county MO which is on the MO-KS border.
Annie Jaech
Added by Anna Jaech on Feb 02, 2017 9:10 PM
Dee Townsend
RE: Re Needham & Fadden, Westport
Thank you Dympna.....so much....am now a member...and posted
Added by Dee Townsend on Nov 30, 2016 7:11 PM
Dee Townsend
Westport, Co. Mayo
So glad I found you...my great grandparents were from Westport; James McFadden b. 1821, and Mary E. Needham, b. 1829. Years back I wrote to Co., Mayo Genealogy office and sent $25..they researched and found Jim and Mary's wedding bands and the baptism of their daughter Bridget. They advise that it would be foolish to spend more money as they came from peasant stock and any records might be questionable. I do know Mary's little brother came over - Austin Needham, b. 1842, d. at the Civil War Battle of Atlanta, Georgia in 1864...and his father Michael Needham, who remained in Westport received a U.S. pension for Austin's service in the war. I'm really just writing this because it is real neat to find someone from "their home town"....thanks for listening.....
Added by Dee Townsend on Nov 30, 2016 2:15 PM
Scott
RE: Re Rev Michael Waldron
You're welcome! Was Father Waldron born in County Mayo? If so, I will add that to his memorial.
Added by Scott on Nov 13, 2016 2:55 PM
May Bogdan
RE: Re John Daley
Yes, the grave is an Irish one. John came from county Kerry Ireland. He married Ann Shanahan from county Kerry (Tullamore). I have added his son Joseph's grave and Joseph's wife Ann. Thank you bunches for the flowers on Johns grave as I said before. If you could attach the picture of Joseph & Anne stone to Joseph Daley & Ann Lipke Daley it would be greatly appreciated.

Thank you

May Bogdan Thacker
Added by May Bogdan on Oct 29, 2016 10:16 AM
May Bogdan
John Daley
Hello:

I was looking over my gg grandfather's bio and found you left flowers (Rose) on May 06, 2010. I was wondering if you were connected to John and the Daley's and if you are do you know anything about his family?? I know nothing except his wife and children's names. If you are not connected then I thank you anyway for leaving the flowers.

Respectfully

May Bogdan-Thacker
Added by May Bogdan on Oct 28, 2016 7:51 PM
C.Clifford
Thank you so much!
Dympna thank you so much, today I found my sister thanks to one of your photographs. Debbie had left a comment on the photo of our grandparents grave that you had posted. I spotted it yesterday, sent her a message thinking she might be a cousin but it turns out two very excited sisters have found each other! We were both put up for adoption and incredibly we grew up within less than 2km of each other but neither of us knew about the other until today. Find A Grave Memorial# 46490962
Added by C.Clifford on Oct 25, 2016 4:28 PM
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