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Irish Genealogy (Irish Studies)


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)