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Kathy Hochul - Kerry Girl

Kathy Hochul – Kerry Girl

Comhghairdeas to Kathy Hochul, making history today, elected Governor of New York state,   Kathy is a 'Kerry Girl'!  Her grandfather John Courtney was born in 1909 at Fahamore Castlegregory. We find Kathy Hochul's grandfather John Courtney/Cournane aged 2 with his ...
Emigrant Ships from Port of Tralee 1828-1867

Emigrant Ships from Port of Tralee 1828-1867

Updated 22 December 2017.    Update kindly supplied by Helen O'Carroll, Curator/Manager, Kerry County Museum.    (Also  Blennerville; Gateway to Tralee's Past) View in PDF Name of Ship Destination No. on Board Date of Departure Union St. Johns N.B 87 ...
An American Wake in Na Gorta Dubha

An American Wake in Na Gorta Dubha

Muiris Bric, a native of Na Gorta Dubha, Ballyferriter, is now a long-term resident of New Rochelle, New York. Maurice has a great memory for the significant events of his childhood at home in the Dingle Peninsula as in this ...

 

Webinar on the Fall of the Fitzmaurices (By Kay Caball)

 

Oct 2020 with the Kerry Archaeological and Historical Society

The book is available for purchase at O’Mahonys Booksellers Limerick. 


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