Category Archives: Churches

Our lady of Lourdes Church and Shrine – Whitehouse Station, NJ

I loved the shrine at our church when I was a child, and we often walked over from the church after Mass. My sister and I had to wear our Sunday dresses and hats, and our brothers also dressed in … Continue reading

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Marriage Return for Timothy Mahoney and Mary Bohan – 1889

I just received this marriage return for my second great-uncle, Timothy Mahoney, from the New Jersey Archives. I ordered it online on February 8th, 2017, and received it in the mail in less than three weeks. I so wish that … Continue reading

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James Alexander Doran – Born 1913 in Belfast, County Antrim, Ireland

This photograph of James Alexander Doran was possibly taken for his First Holy Communion at St. Peter’s Roman Catholic Church in West Belfast, Northern Ireland. The picture is from his daughter who has been trying for a very long time … Continue reading

Posted in Banbridge, Belfast, Birth, Brick Walls, Churches, County Antrim, County Down, Doran, Family Locations, Family Names, Ireland, Locations, Old Pound Loney, Research, Smith, Smyth, St. Patrick's Roman Catholic Church - Belfast | Tagged , , , , , | 14 Comments