A quick search on the Wales 1881 cenus CD shows there are 714 Barretts
in Wales at the time, with birthplaces scattered all over Wales ,
England , Ireland etc.
You really need some more information on names, possible occupations,
etc in order to pursue your researches further.
In message <199909301316.JAA78342(a)www1.siscom.net>, ebarrett(a)siscom.net
I don't have enough information to try to trace my line of
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 discussion
of the Barretts of those areas or others?
Appreciate whatever help you might provide
Dayton, Ohio, USA
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