Don't take Valerie away from us Dave. I need her!
Valerie Ackroyd via wrote:
Ah but I have a truckload of Irish kin from in-laws (Dooley,
O'Neill, Landy, Gallagher, Walsh) who come from Laois, Kilkenny, Clare and, yes,
(think that was the Gallagher). So while I keep up with Fermanagh and Cavan
my direct line (still need to figure out where my Torrances were), I also
am happy to help with the others for the sake of young great nephew and great
niece who hopefully will be interested someday. My sister sadly died young.
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> On Aug 31, 2014, at 3:59 PM, Dave H via<fermanagh-gold(a)rootsweb.com> wrote:
> Well Val you've been left doing the Fermanagh g/stones with very few
> other volunteers and you would be better off sticking to Fermanagh
> especially if your kin are from Fermanagh for your "learning curve"!
> In reality, if someone is researching in Donegal then their "learning
> curve" should be helping transcribe the Donegal stones. They won't be
> getting them all as there are a few I won't be putting on-line anyway.
> As I'm not on the Donegal mailing list any more it would be more
> beneficial if someone from that list did them as they would be better
> able to remember what's what, etc. and same goes for Fermanagh.
> Quite a few photographs have been donated for Fermanagh which is great
> to see and each county needs a few transcribers to become knowledgeable
> for that county... all you need is more photos for Fermanagh to keep you