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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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Big Fair Listowel

I read this lovely story in Listowel Connection last week and I thought that you my readers might think it ...
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A Kerry Funeral 1792

Lady Arabella Denny We all know the importance of Kerry funerals but surely Lady Arabella Denny’s instructions and arrangements about her ...
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Revenue Man in Kerry 1869 (2)

Ebenezer Turner, an Inland Revenue Officer, spent six years in Milltown “a somewhat squalid village” between 1869 and 1874.  Second ...
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Revenue man in Kerry 1869 (1)

I would like to thank Dr. John Knightly for allowing me to copy this from his post in the Milltown ...
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Freeholders of Co. Kerry 1736

From Mary Agnes Hickson's Selections from Old Kerry Records (1872) & (1874) available from Archive CD Books Ireland. Lists of people, ...
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