Research Notes

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Research Notes

The study of the past and trying to understand how systems worked has led me to research and write up notes along the way when I was figuring things out.

Each set of notes includes a short bibliography. Please remember that they are not complete and all details should be checked. Send me an email if you’ve found any of these useful!

Research Note No 1: The Poor Law, workhouses and children in post Famine Ireland (724 downloads)

Research Note No 2: Genealogical material in the Journal of the Cork Historical & Archaeological Society (300 downloads)

Research Note No 3: The building of the Cathedral of St Mary and St Anne (311 downloads)

Research Note No 4: Using Directories for research, and introducing Gazetteers (495 downloads)