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Brendan Joseph
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I have an Irish grandparent but only know his name and area

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Hi I have an Irish grandparent but only know his name and area he was from. I'm keen to apply for an Irish passport but need help tracking down his birth details
JA: The Genealogist will know what to do. Please tell me everything you can so the Genealogist can help you best.
Customer: His name is***** and he is from Buncrana. He married Mary Quinn and has 4 children Michael Hugh (my father) Daniel and James (twins) all born in Glasgow Scotland
JA: Is there anything else the Genealogist should know before I connect you? Rest assured that they'll be able to help you.
Customer: My father was born Hugh Lynch in Glasgow Scotland on January 26 1941

Hello there,

Welcome to Just Answer, my name is***** will be researching your question today.

Brendan

Hello there,

To apply for an Irish passport you will need Patrick Lynch's marriage.

The marriage will give both his parents names.

The marriage is available here, costs a few £

https://www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk/advanced-search#{%22category%22:%22statutory%22,%22record%22:%22statutory-marriages%22}

Please see attached for index to his marriage.

Come back to me when you have the parents names.

Brendan

Hello there,

I paid for the marriage, you can pay me back with a bonus

Please see attached

Brendan

Hello there,

Patrick was born in Scotland

Please see 1911 Irish census attached

I will have a look at Mary Elizabeth Quinn.

Brendan

Hello there,

Looks like Mary was born in Scotland as well

Brendan

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