This CD contains a large collection of pedigrees for Irish families, including: *Lineal descents of The Royal Family *Pedigree of St Patrick the Apostle of Ireland *Pedigree of St Brigid the Patron Saint of Ireland *Stem of the Irish Nation from Adam down to Milesius of Spain *Roll of monarchs of Ireland since the Milesian conquest *Pedigrees of Anglo Irish and Anglo Norman families in Ireland *Territories of the ancient Irish Families *Ancient Irish Chiefs in clans *New settlers after ... More Info
Your Irish Ancestors provides an entertaining insight into everyday life in Ireland during the past four centuries. Aimed primarily at the family and social historian, Ian Maxwell's highly readable guide introduces researchers to the wealth of material available in archives throughout Ireland. Many records, like the early twentieth century census returns and school registers will be familiar to researchers, but others have been traditionally overlooked by all but the most experienced genealo... More Info
This fully revised and updated Second Edition is an expert introduction for the family historian to the wealth of material available to researchers in archives throughout Northern Ireland. Many records, like the early twentieth-century census returns and school registers, will be familiar to researchers, but others are often overlooked by all but the most experienced of genealogists. An easy-to-use, informative guide to the comprehensive collections available at the Public Record Office of N... More Info
This CD contains pictures and biographies of soldiers from Ireland who earned the Victoria Cross and Honours. These include background, career and family information with details on the circumstances in which their awards were earned~ Also included is an extensive history and a Who's Who of the Tyneside Irish (politicians, brigade founders, etc.). *Digitally enhanced images of the original text *Searchable text *Bookmarked by major headings *Fully printable ~Information available var... More Info
An index to wills for Ireland. Wills are a valuable source of genealogical information. They can give details of family members, places of residence and burial as well as revealing details about their possessions. *Digitally enhanced images of the original text *Searchable *Bookmarked by major headings *Fully printable Edited by Sir Arthur Vicars FSA.... More Info
Covers smallholders to landed gentry. Includes all people that owned one acre or more in 1876. Gives full name with acreage and gross estimated rental. This CD is fully searchable and covers the provinces of Munster, Ulster, Leinster and Connaught. ... More Info
Almost 600 pages of Generals and Field Officers by rank and by regiment. As well as hundreds of foot regiments, officers are included for the New South Wales Corps, Rangers, Hussars, Fusiliers, West Indies Regiments, Irish Brigade, Artillery, Royal Engineers, Marine Forces and more. *Digitally enhanced images of the original text *Searchable text *Bookmarked by major headings *Fully printable ... More Info
RootsMagic UK Version 7 Platinum Edition is the latest version of RootsMagic software, and includes over £105-worth of Genealogy Resources. Contains a data DVD, a printed quick start manual, and a 3-month online subscription to www.TheGenealogist.co.uk, which includes census transcripts and images, BMD Indexes, Parish Records, Non-Conformist Records, Directories, Wills, and much more. Also includes a FREE Regional Research Guidebook and a 12-month subscription to Discover Your Ancestors Online Periodical, worth over £34! More Info
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This is one of O'Hart's main publications of family pedigrees from Ireland. In this volume he focuses mainly on families who settled in Ireland from Britain from the medieval period up to the 19th century. This volume contains 231 pedigrees of individual families, dating from as early as the 12th century up to the year of publication (1884). The book also contains copious appendices of historic do...More Info
This wonderful book explains the meanings and origins of Irish first names and surnames. Divided into several sections: General information, including a table of Irish letters, The Irish name system, Names of men (English-Irish), Names of Women (English-Irish), Surnames (English-Irish), Names of men (Irish-English), Names of women (Irish-English), Surnames (Irish-English), Clan names.
This is a reprint of the second volume in the Ulster Historical Foundation's Historical Series, which was first published in 1969. These five essays were delivered as lectures at a conference on the Scotch-Irish held in Belfast in 1965. This edition contains a new introduction by Steve Ickringill of the University of Ulster re-viewing recent research. The first essay is an examination of President...More Info
Transatlantic Lives: The Irish Experience in Colonial America features sixty biographical essays from the Royal Irish Academy’s Dictionary of Irish Biography, detailing the careers of a selection of Irish emigrants to North America in the colonial period (including the British territories that would later become Canada). Those chosen are a representative sample of some of the more notable fig...More Info
People are rarely neutral about the Irish language. In Northern Ireland it is a topic which usually creates more heat than light. While attitudes have softened somewhat over the years, polarised views about the language are remarkably persistent. Historic and contemporary efforts to maintain the language have had varied success, but the key goal of creating new sustainable language communities, wh...More Info