Tuesday, 6 February 2018

NEW BAPTISMAL, MARRIAGE AND DEATH/BURIAL CATHOLIC RECORDS FOR CO. WEXFORD




New Baptismal, Marriage and Death/Burial Catholic records for Co. Wexford
We have added over 11,000 new records for Co. Wexford:
Monageer RC Baptisms: 1838 - 1910
Piercestown RC Baptisms: 1811 – 1900
Piercestown RC Marriages: 1854 – 1900
Piercestown RC Deaths : From 1785
For a full list of sources for Co. Wexford please click here
To search these records, go to wexford.rootsireland.ie and select Piercestown or Monageer from the 'Parish / District' drop down list. Login and Subscribe if required.
Yours Sincerely
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Monday, 5 February 2018

CLARE ROOTS UPDATES : MEETINGS 15TH FEB. AND 15TH MARCH 2018







 8 pm, 15th February 2018
Old Ground Hotel (McGuire Room)

 Topic:  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.



8 pm, 15th March 2018
Old Ground Hotel (McGuire Room)

Topic:    Broadford Parish, Co. Clare from 1800-1850
'Estate Houses of the area and the lives of ordinary people'
By Pat O'Brien

Pat O'Brien is a local historian who has been studying the history of his native parish of Broadford for many years. Pat studied in NUI Galway and Mary Immaculate Training College qualifying as a teacher for both primary and secondary levels. He is currently working for his wife Caroline in her bookshop in Limerick City. Pat received a Masters in Local History from the University of Limerick and has written articles and lectured on various aspects of local history, including to the UL Masters of Local History course. He is currently working on a book on Broadford Parish during the most eventful period 1800 to 1850 when Broadford had a population of over 8000 people. 

Larry Parks
Secretary,
Clare Roots Society



Friday, 2 February 2018

IGP FILES ADDED - JANUARY 2018











> This month we finished Sligo Town Cemetery and we got a new volunteer to take on St. Peter's Section of Deansgrange Cemetery, Dublin.
> We also got our first set of headstones for County Clare in a long time. :)
>
> CAVAN, Genealogy Archives - Headstones
> Cootehill Presbyterian Graveyard
> Coronea Old Burial Ground, Arvagh
> Denn Parish Church (CoI) Graveyard
> Drumkeerin Presbyterian Graveyard
> Ballyjamesduff Old Graveyard (Lurgan)
> http://www.igp-web.com/IGPArchives/ire/cavan/photos/tombstones/markers.htm
>
> CLARE, Genealogy Archives - Headstones
> Clooney Graveyard
> http://www.igp-web.com/IGPArchives/ire/clare/photos/tombstones/markers.htm
>
> DONEGAL, Genealogy Archives - Headstones
> Stranorlar Famine Graveyard
> Stranorlar Parish Church (CoI) Graveyard - Part 2
> http://www.igp-web.com/IGPArchives/ire/donegal/photos/tombstones/markers.htm
>
> DUBLIN, Genealogy Archives - Headstones
> Deansgrange, St. Anne's Section Pts 9 & 10
> Deansgrange Cem., St. Peter's Section, Part 1
> Deansgrange Cem., St. Brigids Section, Pt. 11
> http://www.igp-web.com/IGPArchives/ire/dublin/photos/tombstones/deansgrange-ndx.htm
>
> DUBLIN, Genealogy Archives - Headstones
> Golden Bridge Cem. Inchicore, Pt. 4 (M-O)
> http://www.igp-web.com/IGPArchives/ire/dublin/photos/tombstones/golden-bridge.htm
>
> LONGFORD, Genealogy Archives - Wills
> Edgeworth, William Jan 20, 1827 - Will (names sister Maria)
> http://www.igp-web.com/IGPArchives/ire/longford/wills.htm
>
> MONAGHAN & FERMANAGH, Genealogy Archives - Church Records
> Clones Parish Registers, Burials 1815-1816 (E. Div.)
> Marriages 1821-1823 (NW & SW or Town Div.)
> http://www.igp-web.com/IGPArchives/ire/monaghan/church.htm
>
> MAYO, Genealogy Archives - Headstones
> Burrishoole Abbey, Part 3
> http://www.igp-web.com/IGPArchives/ire/mayo/photos/tombstones/markers.htm
>
> MEATH, Genealogy Archives - Headstones
> St. Mary's (Left Side) Navan, A-B
> http://www.igp-web.com/IGPArchives/ire/meath/photos/tombstones/st-mary.htm
>
> ROSCOMMON, Genealogy Archives - Headstones
> Killummod Old Cemetery, (additional)
> http://www.igp-web.com/IGPArchives/ire/roscommon/photos/tombstones/markers.htm
>
> SLIGO, Genealogy Archives - Headstones
> Court Abbey - Section C (Updated)
> http://www.igp-web.com/IGPArchives/ire/sligo/photos/tombstones/markers.htm
>
> SLIGO, Genealogy Archives - Headstones
> Sligo Town Cemetery (Completed)
> http://www.igp-web.com/IGPArchives/ire/sligo/photos/tombstones/sligo-cem.htm
>
> WATERFORD, Genealogy Archives - Headstones
> Dunmore East, Lost at Sea Plaques
> http://www.igp-web.com/IGPArchives/ire/waterford/photos/tombstones/markers.htm
>
> WESTMEATH, Genealogy Archives - Headstones
> Street, St. James (CoI) Graveyard
> http://www.igp-web.com/IGPArchives/ire/westmeath/photos/tombstones/markers.htm
>
> WEXFORD, Genealogy Archives - Newspapers
> Workhouse Entries - Assorted Dates (Updated)
> http://www.igp-web.com/IGPArchives/ire/wexford/news.htm
>
>
> Enjoy!
> Christina
> http://www.igp-web.com/IGPArchives/
> https://www.facebook.com/IrelandGenealogyProjects
> ===============================

Wednesday, 24 January 2018

NEW BAPTISMAL & MARRIAGE RECORDS FOR MOYNE/TEMPLETUOHY CATHOLIC PARISH, CO. TIPPERARY (NORTH)


IFHF

New Baptismal and Marriage records for Moyne/Templetuohy Catholic parish, Co. Tipperary (North)
We have added new records for Moyne/Templetuohy Catholic parish, Co. Tipperary (North)
Baptisms: 1809 – 1899 
Marriages: 1804 – 1897
For a full list of sources for Tipperary North please click here
To search these records, go to tipperarynorth.rootsireland.ie and select the parish Templetuohy (RC) from the 'Parish / District' drop down list. Login and Subscrbe if required.
Yours Sincerely
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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