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Place in Ireland?

I'm looking for further information on a Florence Gray (later Emmett). She lived mainly in the Portsmouth area.

In the 1881 census her birth is listed as "Vi...llybeys, Ireland"

In the 1911 census her birth is listed as "Killings, Ireland"

Googling the first one comes up with nothing, the second one plenty of results but not what I'm looking for :eek:

Does anyone know of this place/town/district?!
Thanks,
J
 
Civil Registration event: Marriage

Name: GRAY, Florence Doughty

Registration District: Portsea Island

County: Hampshire

Year of Registration: 1900

Quarter of Registration: Apr-May-Jun

Spouse's last name: Not available before 1912

Volume No: 2B

Page No: 1037


EMMETT, Christian Sarrison
GRAY, Florence Doughty
 
Name: Florence Doughty Grey
Gender: Female
Baptism/Christening Date:
Baptism/Christening Place:
Birth Date: 30 Jun 1876
Birthplace: Donegal, Ireland
Death Date:
Name Note:
Race:
Father's Name: Robert Doughty Grey
Father's Birthplace:
Father's Age:
Mother's Name: Elizabeth Griggs
Mother's Birthplace:
Mother's Age:
Indexing Project (Batch) Number: C00976-3
System Origin: Ireland-EASy
Source Film Number: 255958
Reference Number: v 12-1 p 115
 
Wow Leefer and Gortonboy, you two are good!

Yes, I know about her mother Elizabeth Gray (born Griggs), even have a picture of her!

Killybegs hey, good to know that.

Gortonboy, is that an Irish record, and if so is there any way of getting certificates like GRO for England and Wales?

Thanks,
J
 
i think u need the irish civil registration index,,

Name: Florence Doughty Grey
Registration District: Glenties
Event Type: BIRTHS
Registration Quarter and Year: 1876
Estimated Birth Year:
Age (at Death):
Mother's Maiden Name:
Film Number: 101053
Volume Number: 12
Page Number: 115
Digital Folder Number: 4193454
Image Number: 00156
 
Full civil registration of Births, Marriages & Deaths started in Ireland in 1864. In addition non-Catholic marriages were registered between 1845 and 1863. An online index to these is available on the Irish Civil Index on familysearch.

You can search the registrations for all Ireland up to 1922, and for Republic of Ireland up to 1958.

Certs are available by post from the GRO - see : http://www.groireland.ie/apply_for_a_cert.htm The form provided is not designed for historic certs, so includes some details (e.g. R.S.I. number) which are not required for these. In addition to your own information, ensure that the following details are included in your order :

Name
Record Type (e.g. Birth)
Registration District
Year/quarter (*)
Volume No.
Page No.

* earlier years do not include a reference to the quarter

The other details listed on the index (film, image no. etc are LDS internal references, and not required by the GRO)

A research cert, which is a photocopy/scan of the original register, currently costs €4. Certs may also be ordered and collected (up to 5 per day) from the GRO research room in Dublin.
 
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