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Irish Death Notices
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Webpage containing death notices within Ireland....   Added: 2015-01-25
Cemetery Images of Kerry & Cork, 1750-2014
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Photographs of tombstones, markers and epitaphs: 210 cemeteries to date and over 150,000 names....   Added: 2015-01-25
Knockanure
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General resource page for all things Knockanure....   Added: 2015-01-07
Church of the Most Holy Redeemer, Bray Graveyard Records, Co. Wicklow
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This page features free records for Church of the Most Holy Redeemer, Bray Graveyard, Co. Wicklow....   Added: 2015-01-07
Journey to Brazil in 1863
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Toward the end of the line, Crocker was so convinced of the skill of his Irish and Chinese workers that he decided to try for a record by laying 10 mi...   Added: 2015-01-07
Ship From Tralee to America
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Tralee, Ireland to New York 23 June 1852 151 Mary Leary 30 female wife Ireland United States 152* Pat Leary 4 female Ireland United States 153 J...   Added: 2015-01-07
Irish Roman Catholic Parish Records
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I was talking to a friend on New Years Eve and I asked him about the Roman Catholic Parish records that the National Library of Ireland are going to p...   Added: 2015-01-07
Volunteers North and South of Ireland 100 Years Ago
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Mrs Blake, nee Foley Captain. Maggie Relihan sec, Asdee Ballylongford. Mrs W Finucane, nee Coughlin, treasurer, Larha, Asdee. Mrs Moran nee Deenihan, ...   Added: 2015-01-07
Ardfert Gravestone Records
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Files various August, 1846 William BARRY seeks information on his father, James BARRY and wife Margaret MCGENNIS, who left Castlemain, parish of Ki...   Added: 2015-01-07
Ireland and The Olympics
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Dan Ahearne won world Championship in Hop Step and Jump July 4th 1909 at Celtic Park. Edward Barrett of Rahela, Ballyduff Edward Barrett was born in R...   Added: 2015-01-07

The Gaelic Social Structure
It is often heard that one's ancestors were "Kings" of this or "Lords" of that, but our modern (and essentialy English) understanding of these terms c...  
Daniel O'Connell And The Doneraile Conspiracy: Page 1
Origins: The Doneraile Conspiracy of 1829 had its origins in the Whiteboy movement, a secret oath-bound society, which for about seventy years had ...  
Daniel O'Connell And The Doneraile Conspiracy: Page 2
Judges Address. Baron Pennefather then charged the Grand Jury, and was fair enough. He mentioned the evidence of informers, and advised that it sho...  
Daniel O'Connell And The Doneraile Conspiracy: Page 3
Mrs. Glover's Evidence. Mrs. Eliza Glover of Johnsgrove then gave evidence. She said she saw one of the prisoners in the dock, James McGrath, at Jo...  
Marriage Records, Rosbercon Parish, Kilkenny, 1864
Civil Registration of Marriages, New Ross Union, [1864, 1st Quarter], Vol. 4 26 January 1864 John Murphy (full age), bachelor, laborer, residence B...  
Rosbercon Parish Map, County Kilkenny
This is a section of an Ordnance Survey map of Rosbercon and the surrounding area. ...  
The Irish Short Story
The short story is, for me, a natural form, as difficult and as easy to talk about as, say, walking. Do we need a theory about going for a walk? About...  
Irish Genocide Or The Great Irish Famine?
"Those who governed in London at the time failed their people through standing by while a crop failure turned into a massive human tragedy. We must no...  
Gerald Keegan's Summer of Sorrow, 1847
In 1847, Gerald Keegan crossed the Atlantic in from County Sligo, Ireland to Grosse Ile, Quebec, Canada, which at that time was still part of Great Br...  
Letter To The Editor Of The Cork Examiner, January 29, 1847
Bandon Bridge Place, Jan. 23rd, 1847 H SIR--permit me to call your attention to the awful condition of the poor of this town. I shall confine mysel...