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Griffiths Valuation in Kerry

While this post is headed 'Griffiths Valuation in Kerry' the explantions provided here for the Pierce tenanted land, are applicable ...
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State Emigration from Kerry 1883

Boards of Guardians were empowered under an Act of Parliament 1849/1850 to apply part of the Rates and to borrow ...
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Kerry Emigration 1851 -1906

The enumeration of emigrants from Irish Ports did not start until 1st May 1851.  From that time onward to 1906, ...
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Evictions in Glenbeigh 1887

Burning tenant's houses at Glenbeigh. Illustrated London News One of the most infamous evictions to take place in Kerry was that ...
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Kerry Famine Evictions

IrishHistorian.org Evictions  occurred in Ireland when tenants could not pay the rent? While this might be the simplistic view it is ...
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O’Sullivan Kerry & Beara

I get a large number of queries and consultations on Sullivan/O'Sullivan families both in Kerry and in the Kerry Catholic ...
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Kerry Landed Estate Courts

Landed Estates Court Rentals 1850-1885  on FindMyPast.ie are records that I have found very useful.  If your ancestor leased or rented ...
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Great Famine In Milltown

Marie Oxx, a reader of  my blog Quakers during the Great Famine in Kerry - reminded me also of the Prendergast ...
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Quick Kerry Genealogy Tips

U.S. Federal Census 1880 I think it might be better to keep my  opinion of Donald Trump to myself but I have ...
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Great Famine in Kerry 1847

This first-hand account - letters written from Kerry on a daily basis in April/May 1847 -  is one of the ...
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