Hosted websites will become read-only beginning in early 2024. At that time, all logins will be disabled, but hosted sites will remain on RootsWeb as static content. Website owners wishing to maintain their sites must migrate to a different hosting provider before 2024 (More info)

Home Books Cork Sources Family Search History Links Query


Books Recommended by Our Viewers

Archived Books of Ireland on C-Ds & in Print

A History of the City and County of Cork by Mary Francis Cusack
Recommended by Bonnie

Being Irish
Edited by Paddy Logue

Celtic Wisdom by Anam Cara recommended by Mary Kunert

 Doomsday Book from 1085 AD in England, recommended by Bill Porter

To Hell or Barbados by Sean O'Callaghan
ecommended by Leo Magadha

 "The Great Hunger" by Cecil Wood ham-Smith, published by Harper & Row.
Recommended by David Collins

Ireland Book Reviews - Tracing Your Irish Ancestry
Recommended by Pat Connors

1. Sources for Irish Family History compiled by James G. Ryan
2. Tracing Your Irish History by Anthony Adolph
3. Tracing Your Irish Ancestors 3rd ed by John Grenham
4. How to Trace Your Irish Ancestors by Ian Maxwell
5. Tracing your Roscommon Ancestors by John Hamrock
6. Tracing Your Limerick Ancestors by Margaret Franklin
7. Tracing Your Mayo Ancestors by Brian Smith
8. Tracing Your Kerry Ancestors by Michael H. Connor
9. Tracing Your Dublin Ancestors by James G. Ryan and Brian
10. Longford and its People by David Leahy
11. Irish Church Records 2ed by James G. Ryan
12. Irish Ancestors: A Pocket Guide by John Grenham
13. Irish Families: Their Names, Arms & Origins by Edward

Ireland Book WebPages
Many books (lower part of page) & an Irish Book Discussion Group

"The Irish Brigade" by Jones  (Civil War in America)

                            "The Irish Brigade"
by Cunningham or Connyingham (Civil War in America)

Joys of Irish Humor by Henry D Spalding
Leo MaAodha

"Irish Names and Surnames" by Rev. Patrick Woulfe and "Irish Families: Their Names,
Arms & Origins
" by Edward MacLysaght (at least three editions).
Found at
Recommended by David Collins

Francis Guy postal directory of the province of Munster
Cork city and county 508 pages, 60,000 names

Newgrange by Hugh Kearns
Leo MaAodha

The Princes of Ireland by Edward Rutherfurd
ecommended by Tom  Keyes

The Rebels of Ireland by Edward Rutherfurd
ecommended by Tom  Keyes

Tracing Your Cork Ancestors by Tony McCarthy & Tim Cadogan
Recommended by Jim Ryan
C of I Ballydehob records are at the Chapel of Ease, Skull/Schull, see p61.

Schull Topographical in County Cork

Schull Civil Parish Guides

Skull Town & Poor Law Union

horizontal rule

Family History Section

Butler Family History by Lord Dunboyne
Recommended by A Butler family member

Dukelow Family History


Back to Top