Family Research – English, Scottish and Irish Genealogy

31/1/2014

British In India Success Story: Discovering a soldier’s marriage to a teenage bride

Thousands of Europeans lived in India, and the largest contingent were in the military. Of these, over 50% were Irish. findmypast’s very own Ireland Executive Aoife O’Connor had hit a brick wall tracing her husband’s family history, until she discovered records from the British in India collection which revealed a previously hidden piece of the puzzle. Here, Aoife shares her journey: for more click here

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