Is this really the first message in this forum?
Great great grandfather James (variously spelt) Dromey was born in Inchgeelagh Co. Cork in 1833.He married Abigail Curtain (again various spellings, (b Little Island Co. Cork 1836) probably about 1860.Their first child, James, was born in Brynmawr, Breconshire 21st Feb 1861.He died in Brynmawr in 1898.
Their daughter Elizabeth (known as Lilly) was my great grandmother.
Does this light any candles please?
I am having some success with my Welsh and English acestors, but I really don't know how to deal with Ireland.