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Using the Irish Tithe Applotment Books

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The Irish Tithe Applotment Books are a great way to gain a glimpse of farming tenants in various parts of Ireland in the early 1800s. Although useful, they are somewhat incomplete and in this letter we hope to get you interested in exploring more! Céad Míle Fáilte – and welcome to your weekly Letter from Ireland. […]

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The Irish Scots – A Trip to Glasgow in Scotland (#503)

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Do you wonder what it takes to really get your Irish Family History research REALLY humming? We interviewed Irish-based genealogist – Jayne McGarvey – and asked her to share 3 signs that you are making progress as an Irish ancestry researcher.

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The Man Behind the Atlas of the Irish Revolution

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The “Atlas of the Irish Revolution” followed on from “The Atlas of the Irish Famine” as a surprise Irish History and Heritage best-seller. And no wonder! Both are wonderful volumes that bring so much of our recent history to life. In this interview we chat with Mike Collins, Publication Director with Cork University Press about […]

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3 Things to know about your Irish Ancestor Surnames

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3 Things to know about your Irish ancestor surnames – and a lot more! In this readers Letter from Ireland, Mike has a conversation with a descendant of a family from County Kerry. In the letter, they touch on some important things to know about the locations, nicknames and pronunciation of surnames in Ireland. Céad […]

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From the Mouths of Babes – A Wonderful Irish Ancestry Resource (#304)

There is a wonderful Irish Ancestry Resource that many of us overlook when we are “scouring” the records for the smallest hint or connection. It also has the benefit of being very entertaining. See if you have used this resource in the past – or plan to in the future! You can listen to the […]

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