Genealogy Projects tagged with Ireland on the Geni Family Tree

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  • World War I

    World War I ( WWI ) was a global war centred in Europe that began on 28 July 1914 and lasted until 11 November 1918. It was predominantly called the World War or the Great War from its occurrence until the start of World War II in 1939, and the First World War or World War I thereafter. It involved all the world's great powers, which were assembled in two opposing alliances: the Allies (based o...

  • Irish Portal

    About the Irish Portal Portal for people who are interested in Irish genealogy. The aim of this portal is to make this a very useful tool for research, and a place to meet other people tracing their Irish ancestors What can you do here? Ask questions. Collaborate on your research. Share knowledge you have gained as you've done your own research in a specific area. Start your own r...

  • People Connected to County Kilkenny

    People Connected to County Kilkenny Republic of Ireland See also County Kilkenny Burials County Kilkenny - Main Page County Kilkenny Monumental Inscriptions, Cemeteries and Graveyards Historic Buildings of County Kilkenny A- B

  • World War One: United Kingdom & Ireland HQ

    World War One: United Kingdom & Ireland The Great War Head Quarters Please link Geni profiles to this project as well as ONLY ONE of the individual projects listed below Object of this exercise To link existing GENi profiles of WW1 personnel (survivors and casualties) to the relevant projects for men and women born in the Channel Islands, England, Ireland, Scotland and Wales. This i...

  • World War One: Armed Forces - Ireland

    World War One: Armed Forces - Ireland During World War I (or the Great War) (1914–1918), Ireland was part of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland, which entered the war in August 1914 as one of the Entente Powers, along with France and the Russian Empire. Over 200,000 Irishmen fought in the war, in several theatres and either 30,000 or, if one includes those who died serving in a...

  • Ulster Scots people

    Who are the Ulster Scots? The Ulster Scots are an ethnic group in Ireland, descended from Lowland Scots and English from the border of those two countries, many from the "Border Reivers" culture. These people first began to occupy Ireland in large numbers with the Plantation of Ulster, a planned process of colonisation which took place under the auspices of James VI of Scotland and I of Eng...

  • Barnes Family

    Scope of Project To build a single, validated and documented shared family tree for the Barnes families, from earliest origins to near modern times. How to Participate Send a request to collaborate on this project and I'll add you as a collaborator. If the profile is a public profile you have edit rights to, then navigate to the profile and under "More Actions" choose "Add to project" o...

  • 100 Greatest Britons (BBC Poll, 2002)

    100 Greatest Britons (BBC Poll, 2002) 100 Greatest Britons (BBC Poll, 2002) 100 Greatest Britons was broadcast in 2002 by the BBC. The programme was based on a television poll conducted to determine whom the United Kingdom public considered the greatest British people in history. The series, Great Britons, included individual programmes featuring the individuals who featured in the top ...

  • Corps of Royal Engineers - WW1

    Corps of Royal Engineers - WW1 Including Royal Engineers Signal Services (formed in 1908) - The forerunner of the Royal Corps of Signals Image right BMB Courtesy of British Military Badges - Daniel Baker The Royal Engineers (RE's) has been involved in every major conflict the British Army has fought. Their Motto is "Ubique" ("Everywhere") - awarded in 1832 as the unit has been involve...

  • Irish Immigrants to Mobile Alabama

    This project is intended for the Irish that immigrated directly to Mobile, Alabama, particularly in the 1800's, and left descendants there. This is for first generation immigrants only.

  • The Irish in South Africa

    The Irish in South Africa Nineteenth-century South Africa did not attract mass Irish migration, but Irish communities were to be found in Cape town, port Elizabeth, Kimberley, and Johannesburg, with smaller communities in Pretoria, Barberton, Durban and East London. As one would expect, a fair number of those in British colonial service in the sub-continent were Irish. A third of the Cape's g...

  • The Peerage of Ireland

    Peerage of Ireland The Peerage of Ireland consists of those titles of nobility created by the English monarchs in their capacity as Lord or King of Ireland, or later by monarchs of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland. The creation of such titles came to an end in the 19th century. The ranks of the Irish peerage are Duke, Marquess, Earl, Viscount and Baron. The Crown of the United ...

  • Comerford Family

    Scope and aims Father Patrick Comerford has done a lot of research into the Comerford surname , registering it at the Guild of One Name Studies and posting his findings on his blog. He has cut through a lot of the unsubstantiated older family history and has pinpointed two origins for the name and its variants - Comberford in Staffordshire and Quemerford in Wiltshire near Calne. The Irish C...

  • Irish DNA

    Irish DNA project Participating in the Irish DNA project gives an opportunity to uncover information not provided in the paper records, which will help with your research of your family tree. We will also discover which family trees are related. If you have taken an DNA test and you have Irish ancestors or are Irish please join this DNA group to learn more about your DNA and ancestors. ...

  • World War One - Irish Victoria Cross Recipients

    World War One: Irish Victoria Cross recipients Aim of this project is to collect all genealogical profiles of Irish recipients of the Victoria Cross List of recipients A Augustus Agar born Ceylon (Irish parents) 1890 B Eric Norman Frankland Bell born Enniskillen Co. Fermanagh 1895. Edward Bingham ' born Bangor County Down 1881. George Boyd-Rochfort born Middleton Park Hous...

  • Irish Famine Victims

    The Great famine In Ireland, the Great Famine was a period of mass starvation, disease and emigration between 1845 and 1852.It is also known, mostly outside Ireland, as the Irish Potato Famine. In the Irish language it is called an Gorta Mór , meaning "the Great Hunger")[ or an Drochshaol meaning "the bad times"). During the famine approximately 1 million people died and a million more emig...

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  • Medieval Ireland

    This project is to create a Collaborative template to defer to for the Medieval Irish tree on Geni . Please come & help to get it as correct as we can. I've begun by using Charles Cawley's Medlands as the initial format - mostly because he's the best laid out internet resource to cut & paste from. We can edit in / over further sources, as we go, this being a very long-term project an all :-) ...

  • High Kings of Ireland

    Many Irish families can trace their lineage back to a particular sept of Irish High Kings, through surname if not generation by generation. The English invasions led to the destruction of specifics, so generally only surname info is available prior to the 1800s. "Medieval Irish historical tradition held that Ireland had been ruled by an Ard Rí or High King since ancient times, and compilation...

  • Governing Ireland

    UNDER CONSTRUCTION . This is a 'master project' that groups projects relative to the political leadership of Ireland throughout the ages: kings, presidents, prime ministers... The subprojects will offer brief information about how the political structures evolved. But, primarily, these projects offer an inventory of major political leaders - thus facilitating genealogical identification and...

  • Historic Buildings of Britain and Ireland - Main Page

    Historic Buildings of Britain and Ireland Main Page This is the umbrella page fro Historic Buildings of England projects Image Right - Buckingham Palace London Image © Copyright Lewis Clarke and licensed for reuse under Creative Commons Licence. Geograph Historic houses can be stately homes, the birthplace of a famous person, or houses with interesting history or architecture. T...

  • Tailors

    TAILOR A tailor is a person who makes, repairs, or alters clothing professionally, especially suits and men's clothing. Although the term dates to the thirteenth century, tailor took on its modern sense in the late eighteenth century, and now refers to makers of men's and women's suits, coats, trousers, and similar garments, usually of wool, linen, or silk. A tailor-made is a man's suit...

  • ua Ímair - Descendants of Ivar, kings of Dublin

    Repository for the family during clean up with an explanatory text to follow

  • Earl Grey Irish Female Orphans in Australia

    Earl Grey famine female orphan emigration scheme Scope The scope of this project is to identify the girls and the families of the orphan girls who were part of the Earl Grey emigration scheme to Australia between 1848 and 1850. Explanation of Earl Grey’s Famine Orphan Scheme The Orphan Emigration Scheme commenced in October 1848 and when it was wound up due to opposition from the Austra...

  • People Connected to County Cork

    People Connected to County Cork Republic of Ireland See also County Cork Burials County Cork - Main Page County Cork, Ireland - Monumental Inscriptions, Cemeteries and Graveyards County County Cork - Famous People

  • Notable Irish Americans

    This project is for notable Irish Americans. For researching your own Irish American ancestry, visit the general Irish American project . Irish Americans are an ethnic group comprising Americans who have full or partial ancestry from Ireland, especially those who identify with that ancestry, along with their cultural characteristics. About 33.3 million Americans—10.5% of the total pop...

  • People Connected to County Clare

    People Connected to County Clare Republic of Ireland See also County Clare - Main Page County Clare Monumental Inscriptions, Cemeteries and Graveyards Historic Buildings of County Clare

  • Historic Buildings of Co. Antrim, Northern Ireland

    Historic Buildings of Co. Antrim Northern Ireland The object of this project is to provide information about historic buildings in Co. Antrim, with links to sub-projects for specific buildings as appropriate. GENi profiles of people associated with those establishments can be linked to this project and/or to individual projects where they have been set up. Image right - Ballygally Castle ...

  • 1918 lnfluenza Pandemic - Ireland: Survivors

    1918 Influenza Pandemic - Ireland: Survivors "I had a little bird its name was Enza I opened the window, And in-flu-enza." (1918 children’s playground rhyme) Please add to this project any profiles of survivors of the 1918 "Spanish Flu" pandemic resident in Ireland To participate in any project - you do need to first be a collaborator - so please join the project using the reque...

  • 1918 lnfluenza Pandemic - Ireland: Fatalities

    1918 Influenza Pandemic - Ireland: Falalities "I had a little bird its name was Enza I opened the window, And in-flu-enza." (1918 children’s playground rhyme) Please add to this project any profiles of fatalities of the 1918 "Spanish Flu" pandemic resident in Ireland To participate in any project - you do need to first be a collaborator - so please join the project using the req...

  • Place projects

    Place projects are projects on Geni that are focused of a specific geographical place or region. Places profiles are also the precursor to the upcoming Place Profiles feature. Place project portals Includes countries and kingdoms, and other top level place project. Geographical Australia Canada Europe Al-Andalus Austro-Hungarian-Empire Czech Republic-Bohemia Croatia Fin...

  • Doran Family

    Doran is an Irish surname that derives from Ua Deoráin ( Ó Deorain ), a shortened version of Ua Deoradháin ( Ó Deoradhain ). " Deoradh " is a Gaelic word that means "exile", "wanderer" or "stranger". The O'Doran family are known as the chief Brehon (law-makers) of Leinster. They are said to be one of the Seven Septs of Loígis, an off-shoot of the Red Branch who travelled South to defeat a Mun...

  • They came from Ireland - Origin Unknown

    They came from Ireland Many people who left Ireland and settled elsewhere are hard to trace back to their origins as all we know about many of them is that they came from Ireland unknown from where in Ireland. This project is a collection of profiles of people with unknown Irish origins, if you have an Irish ancestor add the profile to this project and we will try to find out where in Ireland...

  • Returned to UK - South Australia

    If your ancestor returned to England to from South Australia to live, or you have traced them returning for a period of time, this project is where they can be added. In tracing their movements, we may discover more about them, their associations ie: Were they on a census and where? Who did they visit? Why did they go back? Who travelled with them?this project covers all of the UK, as in Englan...

  • People Connected to County Antrim

    People Connected to County Antrim Northern Ireland See also County Antrim, Northern Ireland - Main Page County Antrim Monumental Inscriptions, Cemeteries and Graveyards Historic Buildings of County Antrim People Connected to "Ireland" - unknown Specific Place or County

  • People Connected to County Tipperary

    People Connected to County Tipperary Republic of Ireland See also County Tipperary Burials County Tipperary - Main Page County Tipperary Monumental Inscriptions, Cemeteries and Graveyards

  • Gildea Family

    Scope Gildea is an Irish surname coming from the Gaelic Mac Giolla Dhe - son ( mac ) of the servant ( giolla ) of God ( dhe ). The surname is concentrated in Donegal and Mayo, but is also commonly found down the west coast in Galway and Clare. There is a Ballykilladea in Galway and a Ballykildea in Clare. There have been suggestions that the name ultimately has its origins in the English ...

  • 1916 Easter Rising in Ireland

    1916 Easter Rising The events of Easter 1916 are of seminal importance in Irish history. What began as a small uprising in the centre of Dublin on Easter Monday set in motion a series of developments which ultimately led to Irish independence. 2016 will see the centenary of this very important event in Irish history. The Easter Rising (Irish: Éirí Amach na Cásca ), also known as the Easter ...

  • Presidents of Ireland

    < BACK . UNDER CONSTRUCTION . 1938-1945 : Douglas Hyde (See Wikipedia... ) 1945-1959 : Seán T. O'Kelly (See Wikipedia... ) 1959-1973 : Éamon de Valera (See Wikipedia... ) 1973-1974 : Erskine Hamilton Childers (see Wikipedia... ) 1974-1976 : Cearbhall Ó Dálaigh (See Wikipedia... ) 1976-1990 : Patrick Hillery (See Wikipedia... )

  • Irish Families Researched by Geni Users

    Irish Families Researched by Geni Users This project has been created on request from the Geni users who are researching Irish families. This will replace the current Roll-Call Irish families researched discussion as this is becoming too difficult to read through . The names will be where possible listed with a place name and with a link to the profile of the person who is also researching ...

  • Doyle Family

    The Doyle surname comes from the Gaelic name O Dubhghail , which means son ("O") of the dark ("dubh") stranger ("ghall"). The Doyles in Ireland are mainly found in Wexford, Wicklow, Waterford and Carlow. Resources Doyle at House of Names Doyle at the Surname Database Doyle at Irish Central Doyle on the Ancestry.co.uk forums The Doyle Clan , for descendants of Daniel Doyle and Anne...

  • People Connected to County Dublin

    People Connected to County Dublin Republic of Ireland See also County Dublin - Main Page County Dublin Monumental Inscriptions, Cemeteries and Graveyards Dublin - Famous People People Connected to "Ireland" - unknown Specific Place or County

  • Irish Diaspora - Diaspóra na nGael

    Irish Diaspora The Irish diaspora Diaspóra na nGael consists of Irish emigrants and their descendants in countries such as the United Kingdom, the United States, Canada, Australia, Argentina, New Zealand, Mexico, South Africa, Brazil and states of the Caribbean and continental Europe. The diaspora, maximally interpreted, contains over 80 million people, which is over thirteen times the popula...

  • People Connected to County Armagh

    People Connected to County Armagh Northern Ireland See also County Armagh - Main Page Historic Buildings of County Armagh, Northern Ireland County Armagh Monumental Inscriptions, Cemeteries and Graveyards

  • Huguenots of Ireland

    The Huguenots in Ireland Around the start of the eighteenth century, as Irish conditions became more settled, two groups of continental Protestant refugees were settled in the country with official, or semi-official help. The first of these, the Huguenots , were French Calvinists persecuted intermittently by the Catholic rulers of France throughout the seventeenth century. The second group ...

  • Meehan Family

    Scope The surname Meehan is from the Irish Gaelic name Uí Miadhachain (oh mee-ach-awn) that derives from Miadhach , which means "honourable". There seem to be three major branches: Uí Miadhachain - the original Meehan family that is said to be a branch of the McCarthys from Munster that settled in Country Leitrim, at Ballymeehan (then Ballaghameighan/Ballagh Meighan) and spread to the s...

  • People Connected to County Wexford

    People Connected to County Wexford Republic of Ireland See also County Wexford Burials County Wexford - Main Page County Wexford Monumental Inscriptions, Cemeteries and Graveyards Historic Buildings of County Wexford

  • Kings of Ancient Britannia

    This project will keep track of the kings of ancient Britain, Wales, Scotland, and Ireland beginning with the Roman invasion of Britain in 55 AD to 1066 AD at the coronation of Harold II and beginning of the Middle Ages. Naming Conventions We will use titles in the native language. Cadeyrn Fendigaid ap Gwrtheyrn did not speak English, so he was never once called "King of Powys." His title w...

  • Nine Years' War (Ireland) [1594-1603]

    Nine Years' War (Ireland) ) The Nine Years' War (Irish: Cogadh na Naoi mBlian) or Tyrone's Rebellion took place in Ireland from 1594 to 1603. It was fought between the forces of Gaelic Irish chieftains Hugh O'Neill of Tír Eoghain, Hugh Roe O'Donnell of Tír Chonaill and their allies, against English rule in Ireland. The war was fought in all parts of the country, but mainly in the northern p...

  • Medieval Leinster

    Sub-Project of MEDIEVAL IRELAND Resources Charles Cawley's Medieval Lands: IRELAND Wikipedia's List of the Kings of Leinster KINGS of LEINSTER 1. MUIREDACH (-885). King of Leinster. The Annals of Ulster record the death in 885 of "Muiredach son of Bran king of Laigin and superior of Cell Dara"[571]. m ---. The name of Muiredach´s wife is not known. Muiredach & his wife had two c...

  • Irish Gangs in America

    Irish Gangs in America Aim of this project is to create a collection of profiles of Irish gang members, please feel free to add anyone not already listed in this project. The Irish Mob is one of the oldest organized crime groups in the United States, in existence since the early 19th century. Originating in Irish American street gangs of the 19th century Irish gangs date at least to the...

  • People Connected to County Galway

    People Connected to County Galway Republic of Ireland See also County Galway - Main Page County Galway Monumental Inscriptions, Cemeteries and Graveyards People Connected to "Ireland" - unknown Specific Place or County They came from Ireland - Origin Unknown

  • People Connected to County Mayo

    People Connected to County Mayo Republic of Ireland See also County Mayo Burials County Mayo - Main Page County Mayo Monumental Inscriptions, Cemeteries and Graveyards Historic Buildings of County Mayo

  • Royalty In The Family

    Trying to gather all my royal ancestors in one place. Direct ancestors only.

  • Barry Family

    Notable Barrys See also: Barry on Wikipedia Sir Redmond Barry, KCMG, QC (1813-1880) External links Barry project on FTDNA

  • RMS Lusitania

    RMS Lusitania On May 7, 2015 it was 100 years ago the Lusitania disaster took place. This project aims to identify and list the survivors and casualties of the sinking of the RMS Lusitania . The Lusitania project will become an ongoing project with the aim to build all passenger family-trees Overview The sinking of the RMS Lusitania , of the Cunard Line After being torpedoed off the Iri...

  • People Connected to County Waterford

    People Connected to County Waterford Republic of Ireland See also County Waterford Burials County Waterford - Main Page County Waterford Monumental Inscriptions, Cemeteries and Graveyards

  • Patrick Size and Bridget Carroll - DNA

    Patrick de Size and Bridget Evans arrived in South Australia on the "William Nichol" on 7th July 1840 with some of their children. Please add profiles of the ancestors and decedents that have been matched by DNA testing. This usually requires a few results and some are not able to be shared, please be scientific in your approach in adding profiles. If you have been tested and feel you are c...

  • Trinity College, Dublin

    [ ] Trinity College (Irish: Coláiste na Tríonóide), known in full as the College of the Holy and Undivided Trinity of Queen Elizabeth near Dublin,[7] is a research university and the sole constituent college of the University of Dublin in Ireland. The college was founded in 1592 as the "mother" of a new university,[Note 1] modelled after the collegiate universities of Oxford and of Cambridge,...

  • Irish Peter Robinson Settlers - Canada

    Peter Robinson Settlers in Canada 200 anniversary The year 2025 will see a celebration of significance in celebration of the two hundreth anniversary of the arrival of the Peter Robinson settlers in the Canadian Peterborough area. Scope of this project This is a project for documenting the Irish settlers brought to Ontario in 1823 and 1825 by Peter Robinson . This project aim is to he...

  • IRELAND Place Projects

    IRELAND Place Projects Fáilte! This is a sub-project of International Places Project Index Every person is born somewhere, marries, lives, works and dies somewhere. Places are a key component to family history research. This project aims to be the starting point in your search for a place in IRELAND on Geni to discover more about your ancestors. If a place you are looking for in IRELAND i...

  • Notables in Irish History (good and bad)

    For a comparatively small population of about 6 million people, Ireland has made an an especially enormous contribution to literature. Famous Irish Abraham Stoker Pierce Brosnan W. B. Yeats John Jack Butler Yeats C. S. Lewis Maureen O'Sullivan Liam Neeson ---------------------------------------

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  • Battleground Ireland

    Battleground Ireland Ireland became a battleground almost by accident - having left England, James II had de facto handed William the crown on a silver plate. His only hope of restoration was linked to a return to his realm. And only one part was considered secure and sympathetic enough - Catholic Ireland, effectively ruled by the Jacobite Tyrconnel. Tyrconnel was determined to hold on to p...

  • Irish Politicians

    This project is for people engaged in the politics of Ireland . Please add profiles for anyone who has ever been engaged in Irish politics -- TDs, MEPs, local officials, candidates, presidents, taoisigh, etc. Presidents of Ireland Douglas Hyde (25 June 1938 - 24 June 1945) Seán T. O'Kelly (25 June 1945 - 24 June 1959) Éamon de Valera (25 June 1959 - 24 June 1973) Erskine H. Childe...

  • The Irish Emmigrant to Canada

    Irish Canadians Irish Canadian are immigrants and descendants of immigrants who originated in Ireland. 1.2 million Irish immigrants arrived, 1825 to 1970, at least half of those in the period from 1831-1850. By 1867, they were the second largest ethnic group (after the French), and comprised 24% of Canada's population. The 1931 national census counted 1,230,000 Canadians of Irish descent, hal...

  • Dublin City University

    Dublin City University (abbreviated as DCU) (Irish: Ollscoil Chathair Bhaile Átha Cliath ) is a university situated on the Northside of Dublin in Ireland. Created as the National Institute for Higher Education, Dublin, it enrolled its first students in 1980 and was elevated to university status (along with the University of Limerick) in 1989 by statute. In September 2016, DCU completed the proc...

  • County Kilkenny Ireland - arrivals in South Australia

    County Kilkenny Ireland - arrivals in South Australia - Index Many single persons and some families arrived in South Australia, a free settlers State in the 1850's to 1880's. In working with these records it has been noticed that many did not stay in South Australia. They may have gone directly to the Goldfields, many appear in Victoria Australia and Queensland. This project will list these...

  • Irish emigrants - ports of emigration, ships and passengerlists

    Queenstown ,county Cork (now Cobh) From 1848 - 1950 over 6 million adults and children emigrated from Ireland - over 2.5 million departed from Cobh county Cork Ireland , making it the single most important port of emigration. Cork was the major emigration port, although every port in Ireland was used as a point of emigration at some stage. Liverpool The port city of Liverpool, with a curr...

  • Irish Writers

    Irish Writers For a comparatively small island, Ireland has made a disproportionately large contribution to world literature The earliest recorded Irish writing dates from the seventh century and was produced by monks writing in both Latin and Early Irish. The English language was introduced to Ireland in the thirteenth century, following the Norman Conquest of Ireland. The Irish language, ...

  • Irish emigration to Australia

    Irish emigration to Australia Irish Australians form the second largest ethnic group in Australia, numbering 1,919,727 or 9.0 per cent of respondents in the 2001 Census. Irish settlers – both voluntary and forced – were crucial to the development of the Australian colonies from the earliest days of European settlement. The Irish first came over in large numbers as convicts (50,000 were tran...

  • Saoithe of Aosdána

    Saoi (Irish pronunciation: [sˠiː], plural Saoithe; literally "wise one"; historically the title of the head of a bardic school) is the highest honour bestowed by Aosdána, a state-supported association of Irish creative artists. The title is awarded for life and held by at most seven people at a time. The limit was increased from five in 2007–08. At the conferring ceremony, a torc (a twist/spira...

  • University College, Dublin

    [ ]University College Dublin (also known as UCD) (Irish: An Coláiste Ollscoile, Baile Átha Cliath (COBÁC)), formally known as UnIn the years following Catholic Emancipation in Ireland, a movement led by Dr Paul Cullen, Archbishop of Armagh and, later, Archbishop of Dublin (and later created a Cardinal), attempted to provide for the first time in Ireland higher-level education that was both acce...

  • The Irish War of Independence 1919-1921

    The Irish War of Independence The Irish War of Independence took place during the years of 1919 – 1921 that was concluded by the signing of the Anglo-Irish Treaty between the Irish and British government. The total number killed in the guerrilla war of 1919–1921 between republicans and British forces in what became the Irish Free State came to over 1,400. Of these, 363 were police personnel, ...

  • People Connected to County Sligo

    People Connected to County Sligo Republic of Ireland See also County Sligo Burials County Sligo - Main Page County Sligo Monumental Inscriptions, Cemeteries and Graveyards Historic Buildings of County Sligo

  • World War One: Ireland

    Aim of this project The aim of this project is to collect and add profiles of all Irish who were involved in World War One, including soldiers and non-combatants like nurses, medics, engineers etc World War One - Ireland During World War I (or the Great War) (1914–1918), Ireland was part of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland, which entered the war in August 1914 as one of the...

  • The Irish Civil War 1922-1923

    WORK IN PROGRESS The Irish Civil War 1922-1923 The Irish Civil War 28 June 1922 – 24 May 1923 followed the Irish War of Independence and accompanied the establishment of the Irish Free State, an entity independent from the United Kingdom but within the British Empire The conflict was waged between two opposing groups, Irish republicans and Irish nationalists over the Anglo-Irish Treaty. T...

  • Glasnevin Cemetery, County Dublin, Ireland

    Glasnevin Cemetery, created by the mother of Charles Stewart Parnell, "the uncrowned king of Ireland", is the first modern Catholic cemetery in Ireland. Although Parnell himself, the product of a mixed marriage, was Protestant, he is buried in Parnell Circle, as is his mother. Another notable occupant of the cemetery is Constance Georgine Markievecz, Countess Markievicz. She fought for Irish ...

  • Cumann na mBan

    Cumann na mBan is an Irish republican women's paramilitary organisation supporting the republican cause. Formed in Dublin on 2 April 1914, it merged with and dissolved Inghinidhe na hÉireann. In 1916, it became an auxiliary of the Irish Volunteers and played a critical role in the Easter Rising. Although it was otherwise an independent organisation, its executive was subordinate to that of the ...

  • Healy project

    About the Healy project There are currently 6723 profiles with the Healy name,and 549 members who have the name in the tree. The aim of this project is to find collaborators and build the tree together. What can you do here? Ask questions. Collaborate on your research. Share knowledge you have gained as you've done your own research in a specific area. Problem finding an ancestors...

  • Irish Revolutionaries of the 19th and 20th century

    Project: Documenting lives, families and descendants of young Irish Revolutionaries involved in the movement to nationalize Ireland. Description: Young Ireland was a political, cultural and social movement of the mid-19th century. It led changes in Irish nationalism, including an abortive rebellion known as the Young Irelander Rebellion of 1848. Many of the latter's leaders were tried for...

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  • Immigrants at Grosse-île Quarantine Station, Canada, 1832-1937

    Immigrants at Grosse-Ile Quarantine Station Canada 1832-1937 Grosse Isle is located in Gulf of St. Lawrence in Quebec, Canada. It is one of the islands of the 21-island Isle-aux-Grues archipelago. It is part of the municipality of Saint-Antoine-de-l'Isle-aux-Grues, located in the Chaudière-Appalaches region of the province. Also known as Grosse Isle and the Irish Memorial National Historic ...

  • People Connected to County Meath

    People Connected to County Meath Republic of Ireland See also County Meath Burials County Meath - Main Page County Meath Monumental Inscriptions, Cemeteries and Graveyards Historic Buildings of County Meath

  • Lord Mayors of Dublin

    The Lord Mayor of Dublin is the head of Dublin City Council and first citizen of the Dublin. The title was created in 1229 as Mayor of Dublin. It was elevated to Lord Mayor in 1665. The date of election is the end of June, and the term of office is 1 year. 18th century 1701–02 Samuel Walton 1702–03 Thomas Bell 1703–04 John Page 1704–05 Sir Francis Stoyte 1705–06 William Gibbons ...

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  • Heads of Government of Ireland

    < BACK . UNDER CONSTRUCTION . Príomh Aire (President of Dáil Éireann) 1905-1919 : Cathal Brugha 1919-1921 : Éamon de Valera Chairman of the Provisional Government of Southern Ireland 1921-1922 : Éamon de Valera 1922-1922 : Arthur Griffith 1922-1922 : Michael Collins 1922-1922 : W. T. Cosgrave Uachtarán ar Ard-Chomhairle Shaorstát Éireann (President of the Exe...

  • Ellis Island Irish arrivals

    Ellis Island Irish arrivals On the 2e January 1892 the new emigration building Ellis Island opened its doors to emigrants from all over the globe. The first person to arrive was an Irish girl called Annie Moore ' many Irish emigrants followed in Annie's footsteps. Aim of this project This project aims to create a collection of profiles of the Irish emigrants who arrived at Ellis Island an...

  • People Connected to County Fermanagh

    People Connected to County Fermanagh Northern Ireland See also County Fermanagh - Main Page County Fermanagh, Northern Ireland, Monumental Inscriptions, Cemeteries and Graveyards Historic Buildings of County Fermanagh, Northern Ireland

  • From North Cork to Ellis Island

    This project is a genealogical collection of profiles of people born in North Cork Ireland who emigrated to the United States arriving at Ellis Island. People who left North Cork to start a new life elsewhere: Murphy families - between 1898 and 1904 24 people with this surname arrived at Ellis Island in New York. Healy families - between 1899 and 1902 6 people with this surname arrived ...

  • Butler Family around James Butler, 9th Earl of Ormond

    Scope of Project To document the Butler Family around James Butler, 9th Earl of Ormond (1496-1546) .

  • Kings of Ireland: Milesians

    The Milesian dynasty of the kings of Ireland were largely mythological kings of Ireland descended from Érimón do become the first kings of the Milesian dynasty. Érimón (1287-1286 BC*) (1700 BC**) Érimón (1286-1272 BC*) (1700-1684 BC**) Laigne (1272-1269 BC*) (1684-1681 BC**) Fergna (1269 BC*) (1681 BC**)

  • Quakers in Ireland

    Quakers in Ireland Scope of this project is to create a genealogical collection of Irish Quakers profiles Feel free to add profiles not already listed to the project About Quakers Quakers (or Friends) are members of a group of religious movements which is known as the Religious Society of Friends in Europe, Australia, New Zealand and parts of North America; and known as the Friends Church...

  • County Kilkenny - Main Page

    County Kilkenny - Main Page Republic of Ireland This is the Umbrella Project Page for County Kilkenny - Ireland Related Projects County Kilkenny Burials County Kilkenny - Famous People County Kilkenny, Ireland - Monumental Inscriptions, Cemeteries and Graveyards Historic Buildings of County Kilkenny A- B Historic Buildings of County Kilkenny C - F

  • A genealogical and heraldic history of the landed gentry of Ireland

    This project aims to collect all the profiles of people listed in "A genealogical and heraldic history of the landed gentry of Ireland" By Sir Bernard Burke, 1899. This book is freely viewable (and searchable) at: A genealogical and heraldic history of the landed gentry of Ireland By Sir Bernard Burke If you have a profile for one or more people listed in this book, please follow the proj...

  • People Connected to County Leitrim

    People Connected to County Leitrim Republic of Ireland See also County Leitrim Burials County Leitrim - Main Page County Leitrim Monumental Inscriptions, Cemeteries and Graveyards

  • Ireland at the 2016 Summer Olympics

    Ireland at the 2016 Summer Olympics The aim of this project is to create a genealogical collection of profiles of all Irish participants of the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro in Brazil. Total of Irish participants: 77 in 14 sports Flag bearer: Paddy Barnes List of participants per sport ATHLETICS Robert Heffernan Thomas Barr Ciara Mageean Mark English Ciara Eve...

  • County Dublin - Famous people

    County Dublin - Famous people Dublin, as the capital city of Ireland and the largest city in Ireland, has produced many noted artists, entertainers, politicians and businesspeople. In the project photograph ' John Field, composer Please add GENi profiles of people from County Dublin (not just Dublin City ) to this project. Additionally, please add information about people of renown connec...

  • Easter Rising Civilian deaths

    Civilans killed during the Easter Rising Ireland Almost 500 people were killed in the Easter Rising. About 54% were civilians, 30% were British military and police, and 16% were Irish rebels. More than 2,600 were wounded. Many of the civilians were killed as a result of the British using artillery and heavy machine guns, or mistaking civilians for rebels. Aim The aim of this project is to...

  • Historic Buildings of County Cavan

    Historic Buildings of County Cavan Republic of Ireland See Historic Buildings of Britain and Ireland - Main Page Image right - Lismore Castle If you have information about any of the Buildings mentioned below please share it here. If you have ancestors linked to any of the places please add them to the project.

  • Irish Teague Family Research

    The I.T.F.R. Project is for researching the Teague Family's history and relation to Ireland.

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  • Historic Buildings of Ireland - Main Page

    Historic Buildings of Ireland - Main Page The object of this project is to provide information about historic buildings in Ireland, with links to sub-projects for specific County Pages or buildings as appropriate. GENi profiles of people associated with those establishments can be linked to this project and/or to individual projects where they have been set up. For castles see Castles of Ir...

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