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Irish Genealogy (Irish Studies)

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Family Names

The aim of this guide is to point users to resources that assist genealogical research.

Family Names

De Breffny, Brian. Bibliography of Irish Family History and Genealogy.Cork: Golden Eagle Books, 1974. (Newton Storage: Z5313.I7 D4 1974

Hayes, Richard J. Manuscript Sources for the History of Irish Civilization. Boston: G.K. Hall, 1965. (Burns Library: Z2041.N3 REF.)

Irish Families: Their Names, Arms and Origins. Dublin: A. Figgis,1978. (O'Neill Library: Ref. CS498.M3 1978; O'Neill Library: CS498.M3 1978)

MacLysaght, Edward. Bibliography of Irish Family History. Dublin: Irish Academic Press, 1982. (O'Neill Library: Ref. Z5305.I68 M32 1982)

Matheson, Sir Robert E. Special Report on Surnames in Ireland, Together with Varieties and Synonymes of Surnames and Christian Names in Ireland. Baltimore: Genealogical Pub. Co., 1968. (O'Neill Library: CS2415.M32 1982)

More Irish Families. Blackrock, Co. Dublin: Irish Academic Press,1996. (O'Neill Library: Ref. CS498.M32 1996)

Quinn, Sean E. Surnames in Ireland. Bray, Co. Wicklow: Irish Genealogy Press, 2000. (O'Neill Library: CS2415.Q56 2000)

Surnames of Ireland. New York: Barnes & Noble, 1969. (O'Neill Library: Ref. CS2411.M25; O'Neill Library: CS2411.M25)