The Irish Genealogist, Volume 14

Contents

Editorial

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Vol 14. No. 1

December 2013

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Chairman’s Report 2014 Steven C ffeary-Smyrl 1
Tribute 2
Tribute: John Egan, FIGRS 3
New Vice-President: The O’Dogherty of Inishowen 5
New Fellow: Linda Clayton, FIGRS 5
McGrath’s arrival to Wexford in the late seventeenth century: a combined analysis from Irish and Basque sources Ekain Cagigal 6
A Hedge Schoolmaster in Seville Martin Murphy 13
The Power O’Shee Family of Gardenmorris, Co. Waterford Ivan Fitzgerald 14
A Tale of Two Workhouses: Fermoy Union and Midleton Union Kevin O’Shea 23
Mariners in the Blood: Pilot Families of Bullock Harbour, Dalkey Nuala Cannon 34
The Search for Mary Lonergan: My Roots in Cork Union Workhouse Regina M. Kingston 46
Report on the Relief Fund for the Poor Law Electoral Division of Monart, Co. Wexford, 1846 Christopher Richards 55
The use of Vestry Books in Family History Research Maighréad Ni Mhurchadha 63
The Phayer Family and their association with Goodwin & Co. earthenware business in Limerick city John A. Phayer 70
The 1895 fire in Castlerea House, the repair estimates and the aftermath  Thomas G. Wills-Sandford 80
A study of a family’s working life at the Ballincollig Gunpowder Mill Deirdre McCarthy 85
The Way and Stewart families of Ards, Co. Donegal, 1700-1930 Edward Rowland 96
Newtown Jerpoint Graveyard, near Thomastown, Co. Kilkenny M. Casteleyn / B. Kirwan 106
Limerick Cathedral Registers, 1926-1842 Peter Manning 113
Reviews 133
Report & Financial Statements – Year ended 31 December 2013 137

Editorial

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Vol 14. No. 2

December 2015

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Chairman’s Report 2015 Steven C ffeary-Smyrl  142
Tribute: Stawell St Leger Heard Mary Casteleyn  144
So who was John Browne of the Neale? Adrian Channing  146
A History of the Davis-Goff family of Horetown, Co. Wexford & Glenville, Co. Waterford Claire Bradley  162
The O’Neills of the Fews: their origin, descendants and DNA profile Mark Henry  170
Gaelic Genealogical Sources: Phelan of the Decies Ivan Fitzgerald  190
“Felton not Feltrim”: Locating Catherine Fagan, wife of Charles Martin A Timoney  201
O’Conor of Balanagare, from the Fagan ancestral monument Mary Timoney
Foreign workers in Talbot’s Inch, Kilkenny Michael O’Dwyer  217
Irish-born Loyalists officers in the American Revolutionary War Terrence M. Punch  220
Henry Meredith: Governor of Winnebah Fort, Gold Coast Africa 1799-1812 Michael J. Faul  226
Debunking a Family Legend Peter Davies  250
The Bantry estate: through the eyes of its tenant farmers Sheila Horgan  253
“Open all hours”: six generations of a family retail business in west Clare Majella Corcoran  260
Ada Bogart: a forgotten heroine of the First World War Mary Casteleyn  278
Reviews  290
Report & Financial Statements – Year ended 31 December 2014 293
Submit to the Journal – style rules 297
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