I have been reading this thread and wanted to all let you know who i am. I may not be related but you never know!
My name is lucy Carlin, my father Francis Carlin is from Glasgow, his parents are called Elizabeth Carlin & Russell Carlin. Im sure that my grandmothers mother is Irish, im not sure of her maiden name, but can find this out. Im new to all this but maybe we are connected in some way.