Saturday, 20 January 2018

CLARE ROOTS SOCIETY - 15th FEB. 2018 GUEST SPEAKER- JANE O'BRIEN








CLARE ROOTS SOCIETY 
presents


 OLD GROUND HOTEL
8PM. 15th February

The Industrial School Child in Ennis. 
1880-1911 
By 
Jane O'Brien




Jane O'Brien is a native of Ennis. She holds a Masters degree in local History from the University of Limerick and is currently studying for a Ph.D. in History at the National University of Galway. She is the owner and operator of the award -Winning Company Ennis Walking Tours and has been running historical tours of the town for many years.


Wednesday, 17 January 2018

CLARE ROOTS JANUARY MEETING and GUEST SPEAKER, DR. CLODAGH TAIT








CRS Meeting on the 18th of January 

8 PM at the Old Ground Hotel, Ennis
presents



 'Namesakes and Nicknames' 
by Dr Clodagh Tait


                 Naming practices in Early Modern Ireland, 
'1540-1700' in Continuity and Change

"The simple annals of my parish poor": Stories from the parish registers

Clodagh Tait graduated from University College Cork with a degree in History and Folklore followed by a PhD. in History. She currently lectures in History at Mary Immaculate College, University of Limerick, having previously worked in the University of Essex, University College Dublin, and NUI Maynooth.
Her book, Death, Burial and Commemoration in Ireland, 1550-1650, was published in 2002 and she has also co-edited Age of Atrocity: Violent Death in Early Modern Ireland (2007) and Religion and Politics in Urban Ireland, c.1500-1750 (2016). She has published articles on a wide variety of topics including commemoration, violence, martyrdom, childbirth and infant rearing, naming, religious culture, and the folklore of graveyards.

Her forthcoming  publications include an article on the social history of early modern Ireland in the second volume of The Cambridge History of Ireland, and another on emotional responses to the 1641 rebellion in M. Braddick and P. Withington's Popular Culture and Political Agency in Early Modern Ireland. 


Reminder!



The Membership Fee of €20 for 2017/2018 is due and can be paid at the door on the night.  
Larry Parks
Secretary,
Clare Roots Society

Sunday, 14 January 2018

CARMODY HOTEL REMEMBRANCE MASS-CHOIR & DE REGGE MUSIC + RADIO BROADCAST Sunday 14th Jan. 2018






COMMEMORATIONS 
FOR THE 60TH ANNIVERSARY
of the 
CARMODY HOTEL TRAGEDY 

Mass
Cathedral Church, Ennis 
11:30 Sunday, 14th January 2018






THERE WILL ALSO BE THE LAUNCH OF 

JOHN BRADBURY'S 
BOOK 
ON 
THE CARMODY HOTEL TRAGEDY
in the 
Parish Centre following the mass.


John Bradbury is PRO of Clare Roots Society
 His previous books are 
The Cathedral- the history of St.s Peter and Paul Cathedral
and
Drumcliff (Calvary)





PLUS

SPECIAL RADIO BROADCAST ON CLARE FM RADIO 

'As if Night Fell'

Produced and Narrated by 
GERRY QUINN 
of Ennis

this Sunday evening

8 pm, 14th January 2018


A radio documentary on the Carmody Hotel Tragedy, initially broadcast in 2008 on the 50th Anniversary of the Tragic event, is to be re-broadcast  Sunday evening. This documentary has not been on the air-waves for 10 years...Not To Be Missed!



Thursday, 4 January 2018

CLARE ROOTS SOCIETY - CARMODY'S HOTEL TRAGEDY- BOOK LAUNCH, SUNDAY 14TH JANUARY 2018



 The 60th Remembrance of the Carmody Hotel Tragedy will also be the launch of Clare Roots Society's first book for 2018. The Mayor of Ennis, Paul Murphy, will do the honours at the Parish Centre at the rear of Ennis Cathedral. The launch will be preceded by a Mass of Remembrance for the eight people who lost their lives on the 15th January 1958. 

Researched and edited by John Bradley, the book recounts the stories of the owners, guests and the history of what was an iconic landmark for 150 years in Ennis.

All welcome...

Please click to enlarge..


Tuesday, 2 January 2018

IGP ARCHIVES ADDITIONS - DECEMBER 2017





A bit slower in December - but we still managed to get new files uploaded.

CAVAN, Genealogy Archives - Headstones
Bellasis Presbyterian Church Graveyard, Drumgora
St. Bartholomew's (CoI) Graveyard, Billis Parish
St. Patrick's Church Graveyard, Corran
St. Brides Church Graveyard (CoI), Mount Nugent
Killeshandra (CoI) Graveyard
http://www.igp-web.com/IGPArchives/ire/cavan/photos/tombstones/markers.htm

DUBLIN, Genealogy Archives - Headstones
Mt Jerome, Dublin - Part 182-183
http://www.igp-web.com/IGPArchives/ire/dublin/photos/tombstones/mt-jerome-ndx4.htm

DUBLIN, Genealogy Archives - Headstones
Saggart Cemetery, Dublin County, Part 2 (partial)
http://www.igp-web.com/IGPArchives/ire/dublin/photos/tombstones/markers.htm

FERMANAGH, Genealogy Archives - Church Records
Galloon Register, Baptisms 1860-1873 (PDF)
Galoon Register, Baptism Index 1860-1873
http://www.igp-web.com/IGPArchives/ire/fermanagh/church.htm

FERMANAGH, Genealogy Archives - Headstones
Lisbellaw Parish Church (CoI) Graveyard
http://www.igp-web.com/IGPArchives/ire/fermanagh/photos/tombstones/markers.htm

LEITRIM, Genealogy Archives - Headstones
Farnaught Cemetery (Moved file to the correct County)
http://www.igp-web.com/IGPArchives/ire/leitrim/photos/tombstones/markers.htm

MAYO, Genealogy Archives - Headstones
Toomore Cemetery
http://www.igp-web.com/IGPArchives/ire/mayo/photos/tombstones/markers.htm

MEATH Genealogy Archives - Headstones
St James Walled - Text file added
St James Old - Text File added
http://www.igp-web.com/IGPArchives/ire/meath/photos/tombstones/markers.htm

SLIGO, Genealogy Archives - Headstones
Sligo Cem. - New Pt, Section A3 (Surnames H-L)
Sligo Cem. - New Pt., Section A4 (Surnames M-M)
http://www.igp-web.com/IGPArchives/ire/sligo/photos/tombstones/sligo-cem.htm

WEXFORD, Genealogy Archives - Newspaper
Workhouse Entries - Assorted
http://www.igp-web.com/IGPArchives/ire/wexford/news.htm

WATERFORD, Genealogy Archives - Headstones
Johns Hill Cem., Waterford City (Completed)
http://www.igp-web.com/IGPArchives/ire/waterford/photos/tombstones/johns-hill.htm


Happy New Year!
Christina
http://www.igp-web.com/IGPArchives/
https://www.facebook.com/IrelandGenealogyProjects
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Thursday, 14 December 2017

CLARE ROOTS SOCIETY.. " MARIAN AVENUE 1956-2017 'A SOCIAL, SPORTING AND PHOTOGRAPHIC HISTORY' OLLIE BYRNES













 " MARIAN AVENUE 1956-2017 
'A SOCIAL, SPORTING 
AND 
PHOTOGRAPHIC HISTORY'   
by OLLIE BYRNES


The book launch was a great success, very well attended and Ollie Byrne's book was very well received. You can contact the secretary, Larry Parks, at secretary@clareroots.org for further information.

This is just the latest in a large number of publications presented by, or in conjunction with, Clare Roots Society. For more on Clare Roots Society, please see clareroots.org

You can become a member of this very industrious society by contacting the secretary as above. A moderate fee is charged for those living in Ireland and for those outside of Ireland, you can join for free... that entitles you to regular updates on all the work that is done by CRS, upcoming events, publications, etc. and keeps you in touch with this hard working group.













Sunday, 3 December 2017

NOVEMBER 2017 ADDITIONS TO THE IGP ARCHIVES







A quiet month - but we still got a lot online.
Thanks go to all our volunteers!
Happy Christmas to all :)
~Chris (Christina Hunt)

CAVAN, Genealogy Archives - Headstones
Drung Old Cemetery (Updated)
Laragh (CoI) New Graveyard
Ballyjamesduff (CoI) Graveyard
http://www.igp-web.com/IGPArchives/ire/cavan/photos/tombstones/markers.htm

DONEGAL, Genealogy Archives - Headstones
Alt Upper, Presbyterian Church Graveyard
Raymoghy (CoI) Graveyard, Manorcunningham
Stranorlar, Parish Church (CoI) Graveyard Part 1(Updated)
http://www.igp-web.com/IGPArchives/ire/donegal/photos/tombstones/markers.htm

DUBLIN, Genealogy Archives - Headstones
Mt Jerome, Dublin - Part 181
http://www.igp-web.com/IGPArchives/ire/dublin/photos/tombstones/mt-jerome-ndx4.htm

DUBLIN
, Genealogy Archives - Headstones
Deansgrange Cem., St. Anne's Section, Pt. 8
http://www.igp-web.com/IGPArchives/ire/dublin/photos/tombstones/deansgrange-ndx.htm

DUBLIN, Genealogy Archives - Headstones
Golden Bridge Cemetery - Part 3 (H-L)
http://www.igp-web.com/IGPArchives/ire/dublin/photos/tombstones/golden-bridge.htm

LEITRIM, Genealogy Archives - Headstones
Gortletteragh Cem., Cloone  (Additional)
http://www.igp-web.com/IGPArchives/ire/leitrim/photos/tombstones/markers.htm

MONAGHAN & FERMANAGH, Genealogy Archives - Church Records
Clones Registers, Burials 1811-1814 (E. Division)
MONAGHAN & FERMANAGH, Genealogy Archives - Church Records
Clones Registers, Marriages 1826-1829 (Eastern Division)
http://www.igp-web.com/IGPArchives/ire/monaghan/church.htm

MONAGHAN,  Genealogy Archives - Headstones
Corlea Presbyterian Graveyard
http://www.igp-web.com/IGPArchives/ire/monaghan/photos/tombstones/markers.htm

ROSCOMMON, Genealogy Archives - Headstones
Bumlin Cem., Strokestown
http://www.igp-web.com/IGPArchives/ire/roscommon/photos/tombstones/markers.htm

SLIGO, Genealogy Archives - Headstones
Sligo Cem. - New Pt., Section A (Surnames D-G)
http://www.igp-web.com/IGPArchives/ire/sligo/photos/tombstones/sligo-cem.htm

TYRONE,
 Genealogy Archives - Headstones
Fivemiletown Cemetery (Additional)
http://www.igp-web.com/IGPArchives/ire/tyrone/photos/tombstones/markers.htm

WATERFORD,  Genealogy Archives - Headstones
Johns Hill, Waterford City - Parts 1-3
http://www.igp-web.com/IGPArchives/ire/waterford/photos/tombstones/johns-hill.htm

WEXFORD,  Genealogy Archives - Newspapers
Work House Admissions & Deaths, Assorted
http://www.igp-web.com/IGPArchives/ire/wexford/news.htm