DOWLING ONE NAME STUDY

2020 August

31 August 2020:- Total 33, 651 including living. Abbeyleix BMD now 1864-1906 - mostly extra sources for existing people.

30 August 2020:- Total 33, 648 including living. Abbeyleix BMD now 1864-1905 - mostly extra sources for existing people.  To use a technical genealogy expression I 'ummed and ahhed' for ages over a merge this morning before finally going for it.  List of People/Occupations now has Railway personnel.  Still busy reorganising my office!

29 August 2020:- Total 33, 640 including living. Abbeyleix BMD now 1864-1903 - mostly extra sources for existing people.  Still busy reorganising my office!

28 August 2020:- Total 33, 635 including living. Abbeyleix BMD now 1864-1902 - mostly extra sources for existing people and two nice merges.  Still busy reorganising my office!

27 August 2020:- Total 33, 623 including living. Abbeyleix BMD now 1864-1900 - mostly extra sources for existing people; In a clean-up some extra work dealing with someone's transcribing mistake... how you can mistake a clear Dowling for Martin on the 1861 UK census I can't work out! Busy reorganising my office!

 

25 August 2020:- Total 33, 620 including living. Abbeyleix BMD now 1864-1899; Mostly extra sources to existing people and Busy reorganising my office!

24 August 2020:- Total 33, 618 including living. Abbeyleix BMD now 1864-1898; Some aditional sources added to existing records in the database. Some text and images added to the Chew Magna in England to New Zealand branch.

23 August 2020:- Total 33, 618 including living. Abbeyleix BMD now 1864-1897; some Laois merges to celebrate; some more work on a pre-existing branch from Chew Magna in England to New Zealand for a correspondent who mastered a really quite complex family.

22 August 2020:- Total 33, 590 including living. Some work on a pre-existing branch from Chew Magna in England to New Zealand for a correspondent. List of People/Occupations - Baker added.

21 August 2020:- Total 33, 564 including living. Abbeyleix all BMD Project now 1864 to 1895. Some work on Kansas Dowlings.

20 August 2020:- Total 33, 542 including living. Abbeyleix all BMD Project now 1864 to 1893. A census individual in 1901 & 1911.

18 August 2020:- Total 33, 534 including living. Abbeyleix all BMD Project now 1864 to 1891. A couple of nice small merges and a family that links with Tipperary. Off to visit some living family.

17 August 2020:- Total 33, 524 including living. Abbeyleix all BMD Project now 1864 to 1890. Some little corrections here and there.

16 August 2020:- Total 33, 517 including living. Abbeyleix all BMD Project now 1864 to 1889. One single Laois 1901 census individual and a fabulous sunday lunch.

15 August 2020:- Total 33, 509 including living. Abbeyleix all BMD Project now 1864 to 1888. One single Laois 1901 census individual led to a raft of Dowlings added from Tipperary. Good day.

14 August 2020:- Total 33, 490 including living. Abbeyleix all BMD Project now 1864 to 1887. Some 1901/1911 census entries with some significant unravelling.

13 August 2020:- Total 33, 475 including living. Abbeyleix all BMD Project now 1864 to 1886. A 1901 census entry. Mostly adding sources to existing records. Busy dealing with living relatives this two days.

11 August 2020:- Total 33, 471 including living. Abbeyleix all BMD Project now 1864 to 1885. A 1901/1911 census entry with some connections. Some maintenance.

10 August 2020:- Total 33, 453 including living. Abbeyleix all BMD Project now 1864 to 1884. A good many 1901/1911 census entries. A lot of todays work added sources to people who were in the system already.

9 August 2020:- Total 33, 438 including living. Abbeyleix all BMD Project now 1864 to 1883. Some maintenance work... and a big Sunday lunch!

8 August 2020:- Total 33, 433 including living. Abbeyleix all BMD Project now 1864 to 1882. A lot of sources added to existing people today and some unravelling of confusing individuals.

7 August 2020:- Total 33, 421 including living. Abbeyleix all BMD Project now 1864 to 1881. Despite some additions you will see the numbers down by 10, this is because of a large family merge where 2 familes existed with variant names and a marriage record was found which showed they were the same family - a cause for celebration!

6 August 2020:- Total 33, 431 including living. Abbeyleix all BMD Project now 1864 to 1880. Plus a census family 1901 tied to 1911 and births and marriages.

5 August 2020:- Total 33, 420 including living. Abbeyleix all BMD Project now 1864 to 1879.

4 August 2020:- Total 33, 409 including living. Abbeyleix all BMD Project now 1864 to 1878. Good day as the Abbeyleix work led to a considerable merge of isolated entries for Raheenabrogue in Laois.

3 August 2020:- Total 33, 398 including living. Abbeyleix all BMD Project now 1864 to 1877. Some census work.

2 August 2020:- Total 33, 385 including living. Abbeyleix all BMD Project now 1864 to 1876. A new month and I am still in a semi-lockdown for the coronavirus as I visit my 92 year old mother. I am lucky to not find this as intolerable as other people. A new DNA match has arriived to look into and there is always lots to do. 

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