Recent Blog Posts

Market Day, Listowel, County Kerry

Genealogy Research

Once you start on genealogy research, you never finish.   Forget about telling yourself  - "I will just do this branch of the family and then I will be finished".     In my experience that never happens.  you branch out into other ...
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Tar Abhaile

Tar Abhaile

We had a very exciting  and exhausting time in the filming of the first section of Tar Anhaile which will be a documentary on TG4 this coming Autumn.  Our (North Kerry Reaching Out) section will tell the story of the ...
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Workhouse Deaths Mar 1851

Earl Grey ‘Orphans’ 1

One of my UL projects was a short history of the Earl Grey Orphans who were shipped out to Australia from Listowel Workhouse in 1849/1850. I grew up in Listowel but only had a kind of outline of what the ...
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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.