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    Old Occupation Description Help

    Thanks but I have already looked at those websites but nothing there. Gary
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    Old Occupation Description Help

    Thanks for the response. I don't have access to the original record, but the transcription lists him as definitely 'Jockeyman'. Gary
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    Old Occupation Description Help

    Hi, I have just found out that one of my Ancestors is listed in the Middlesex Baptisms as having an occupation called ' Jockeyman'. I cannot find a description for what this type of work would entail. Anyone throw any light on this? What would the work have involved? The family as far as I can...
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    SULLIVAN Family in Ireland - HELP

    Hi Amanda, Thanks for your reply. I have ordered a copy of Jeremiahs death certificate in the hope that this might clear up the confusion. I am not very hopeful though as the correspondence I have from his family members do not include the name Thomas anywhere. The memorium cards I have for...
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    SULLIVAN Family in Ireland - HELP

    Hi, some years ago I came up against a brick wall while researching my Grandmothers side of the family and put my researches aside as being unable to progress further. I have recently picked up the file again and discovered something that I missed before which has restarted my research. I have...
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    Sullivan Family - Not found anywhere

    Sorry, but I don't have an accurate date of birth for Jeremiah. Thanks for looking though. Gary P.s. I am sorry. I have just noticed my typo. Jeremiah Sullivan was born about 1844, NOT 1884. Gary
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    Sullivan Family - Not found anywhere

    Thanks for the replies. Yes I to have found the family referred to with Thomas as the head of family, but on Lucy Sullivans marriage certificate, her father is noted as Jeremiah Sullivan. I don't know what to make of this. I also have some correspondence from a distant relation in the USA...
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    Sullivan Family - Not found anywhere

    I am having some difficulty in finding my relatives on my Grandmothers side of my family. Their family name is Sullivan. I am finding several hundred Sullivans at various Census dates but none of them seem to be related to my family. My first difficulty in establishing their whereabouts is that...
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