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From: Betty Ann <>
Subject: Re: [IRELAND] The Book of Irish Families Great & Small
Date: Thu, 8 Jan 2009 12:48:22 -0700
Thank you so much for taking the time to respond, but I am in rural
Western Canada at the moment. I sincerely appreciate your effort and
am quite sure your suggestion will be very helpful to someone in the
On 7-Jan-09, at 7:48 PM, wrote:
This book, including v. 5, published in 1997, is in the Library of
Michigan in Lansing if you're anywhere near. Maybe other libraries too.
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> 1. Which Ballingarry/Ballinderry (JUNE METCALFE)
> 2. Re: Which Ballingarry/Ballinderry (Anne Phelan)
> 3. Re: More Galway Highlights (Jean R.)
> 4. The Book of Irish Families Great & Small (Betty Ann)
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> Date: Tue, 6 Jan 2009 22:47:49 -0700
> From: Betty Ann <>
> Subject: [IRELAND] The Book of Irish Families Great & Small
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> I have heard that this book is a good resource tool.
> Could sks with access to a copy of this book, The Book
> of Irish Families Great & Small by Michael C. O'Laughlin,
> please look to see if there are any Osborne families
> listed in it?
> I am not sure what the author's criteria might be for an
> Irish Family. I suspect that my Osborne ancestors were
> Scots-Irish, and may only have been in Ireland for a
> couple of generations.
> Thought it might be best to see if they are even listed
> in this book before I bother the library to request it
> brought in on Inter-Library loan.
> Thank you very much.
> Betty Ann
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