The Irish Genealogist is the annual journal of the Irish Genealogical Research Society. It is usually published in Autumn each year.
It is issued free to all current Members. Any Member who has not received their copy by mid-March should contact the Society.
Contents of the current issue
The articles in the current issue, Vol. 15, No. 3 (2020), are:
Vol. 15. No. 3
|Chairman’s Report 2020||Steven C. ffeary-Smyrl||383|
|Tribute – John Dyer||384|
|New Fellow – Keith Johnson||385|
|Valued Service Certificate – Maureen Fitzgibbon and Margaret Purcell||386|
|Understanding property transactions in Ireland, I: legislative and historical context||Peter J.F. Coutts||387|
|Irish girls in Russia||Mary Casteleyn||413|
|The Talbot Family, Barons Talbot of Malahide, Co. Dublin||Dara McGivern||420|
|A Tale of Two Heifers: A story of the Foleys of Pickardstown||Ivan Fitzgerald||431|
|Devenish to Digby – The Story of a Deed||Alan Moran||439|
|The Headley Estate, Glenbeigh, Co. Kerry: model landlord to rackrenter||David Brett-Pitt||455|
|‘A little plot in Kilmainham’: The story of Timothy Hogan, an Irish Victorian Footsoldier||Padraig Hogan||488|
|Suicide and suicidal intent: occurrences and consequences in County Clare, 1837 – 1911||Noreen Bracken||507|
|A study of Ure families in Ireland using traditional genealogical research and genetic genealogy||Claire Bradley||530|
|Harmans in America: a correction and query||John T. Miller||546|
|Queen’s County Gaols, III: The Incarcerated||Matthew Keenan||550|
|Report and Financial Statements – Year ended 31 December 2019||Terence J. Hatche||594|
|Submissions to the Journal – style rules||597|
|How to find our library at The Society of Genealogists||IBC|
For a full listing of the contents of The Irish Genealogist, please select from the following volumes:
|► Volume 1||► Volume 2||► Volume 3||► Volume 4||► Volume 5|
|► Volume 6||► Volume 7||► Volume 8||► Volume 9||► Volume 10|
|► Volume 11||► Volume 12||► Volume 13||► Volume 14||► Volume 15|
Published Family Histories
Over the years, many family histories have been published in The Irish Genealogist. A selection of these have been made available in pdf format and can be purchased at a cost of GB£4.00 per individual article. Details.
Order copies of The Irish Genealogist
Members and non-members can purchase the current issue and back numbers at GB£10 (or equivalent) each, plus postage and packaging. Go to Shop.
The Irish Genealogist on CD
A complete set of The Irish Genealogist 1937 – 1993 is available on CD from Eneclann. Members may receive a discount on the usual price.
The Irish Genealogist Database
In October 2013, the Society launched an online names index to its annual journal. The launch upload runs to a quarter of a million names and covers the years 1937 to 2001, creating a database of enormous potential for all Irish genealogists. You can access it, free, in the Unique Resources section of the website.
← The Irish Genealogist Page last updated 6 January 2016