Yes, the Barretts were supposed to come into Wales at the time of
Strongbow......they became well established and I will be able to give you
quite a few references. However, it is a long weekend here in Australia,
family must come first, and I'l have to place you in a queue of people
waiting for a reply from me.
Regards. Bettye Kirkwood.
Subject: [DYFED] Barretts in Wales
Date: Thursday, 30 September 1999 23:16
I don't have enough information to try to trace my line of Barretts in
Wales. We supposedly came to Ireland from Wales with, or shortly after,
Richard "Strongbow" de Clare in the 1100-1200s. Reportedly one of the
What I was wondering is; does anyone know of a good source of general
information on the name Barrett in Wales? I gather they were from the PMB
area or maybe CMN. Are there any books available that include a
of the Barretts of those areas or others?
Appreciate whatever help you might provide
Dayton, Ohio, USA
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