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James and Maria Burke – From Athlone, Ireland, to Oakland, California, 1884

Are you able to help solve this mystery? James Burke and his sister Maria came from Athlone in Ireland and emigrated to Oakland in California sometime before the year 1884. … Continue reading

May 7, 2019 · Leave a comment

Postlip Chapel

Roman Catholic Church of St James the Great, Postlip During the latter part of the nineteenth century Catholic missions had grown up in places to the north of Cheltenham. The … Continue reading

January 3, 2017 · Leave a comment