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From: Nan Brennan <>
Subject: Re: [IRISH-IN-CHICAGO] Margaret BRADY
Date: Wed, 11 Apr 2007 23:08:14 -0500
I checked CIF, both Walsh and Brady, as Beth suggested, but no luck.
On Apr 11, 2007, at 10:51 PM, Beth Walsh wrote:
> Hi Bill,
> I'm entering into this discussion rather late in the game, so you
> may have looked into this already. I have had a lot of luck with
> Chicago Irish Families, the database available on Ancestry. If you
> or SKS could enter the names Walsh or Brady, you may find a mention
> of the right people with a county or hopefully the parish in Mayo
> mentioned. I have found siblings of people this way and then were
> able to track down info on them and eventually find a place name.
> Also, have you found all the Chgo census records and checked the
> neighbors and others living in the same building to see if a
> relative may be listed as a boarder or a neighbor?
> Did Maggie ever become a citizen ? If so, those records may give
> you the answer. Also check for probate or property records.
> Did I see that Maggie's husband was a police officer? If so, did
> Maggie collect a pension - perhaps the pension records would have
> some sort of affidavit that she had to sign - the info could be there.
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