Commercial directories covering Dublin city


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A directory of Dublin for the year 1738 : compiled from the most authentic sources

Dublin Corporation Public Libraries 1738

National Library of Ireland
IR 94133 d 63

241 p. published in 2000

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An Alphabetical List of Names and Places of Abode of the Merchants and Traders of the City of Dublin

Peter Wilson 1751

National Library of Ireland

Also 1752, 1753, 1755-1837. Part of "Treble Almanack". From 1780 lists lawyers, clergy, guild officials, Physicians/Surgeons. From 1815, Nobility/Gentry. Occasional lists of militia; revenue; merchant navy; hoteliers, pawnbrokers, etc. No street lists

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Commercial Directory of Ireland

J. Pigot 1820

National Library of Ireland

Organized alphabetically by town and, within each town, alphabetically by trade, with the names of nobility and gentry resident in or near each town. For Dublin the list of nobility and gentry is alphabetical.

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City of Dublin and Hibernian Provincial Directory

J. Pigot and Co. 1824

National Library of Ireland

Online

Organized alphabetically by province/town, and then by trade, with names of nobility and gentry resident in or near each town. An overall composite index to nobility & gentry, and separate lists of Belfast, Cork, Dublin and Limerick merchants.

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Dublin Almanack and General Register of Ireland

Pettigrew and Oulton 1834

National Library of Ireland

Annual to 1849. Includes house-to-house lisiting of inhabitants and from 1835 an alphabetical lisitng. The alphabetical list is not as full as the house-to-house. Also contains information on those involved in public administration county by county.

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Irish Almanack and Official Directory

Alexander Thom 1844

National Library of Ireland

Annual. House-by-house listings of inhabitants, traders/merchants, nobility/gentry and many of the other occupational lists included in earlier directories, also relevant to areas outside Dublin. Later 19th century editions include the suburbs. Late 19th and early-to-mid 20th century editions are free at AskaboutIreland.

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National Commercial Directory of Ireland

Slater 1846

National Library of Ireland
Online

Alphabetical by province & town, then by trade, with names of schoolteachers, major farmers & nobility/gentry in or near the town. Lists Belfast, Cork, Dublin and Limerick merchants. Dublin only - attornies, doctors, dentists.

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New City Pictorial Directory of Dublin city

Henry Shaw 1850

National Library of Ireland
Ir 914133 n 1

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Royal National Commercial Directory of Ireland

Slater 1856

National Library of Ireland

Follows Slater's 1846; alphabetically by province & town, then by trade, with names of schoolteachers, major farmers & nobility/gentry in or near the town. Lists Belfast, Cork, Dublin and Limerick merchants. Dublin only - attornies, doctors, dentists.

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Directory of Ireland

Slater 1870

National Library of Ireland

Follows Slater's 1856; alphabetically by province & town, then by trade, with names of schoolteachers, major farmers & nobility/gentry in or near the town. Lists Belfast, Cork, Dublin and Limerick merchants. Dublin only - attornies, doctors, dentists.

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Royal National Commercial Directory of Ireland

Slater 1881

National Library of Ireland

Follows Slater's 1870; alphabetically by province & town, then by trade, with names of schoolteachers, major farmers & nobility/gentry in or near the town. Lists Belfast, Cork, Dublin and Limerick merchants. Dublin only - attornies, doctors, dentists.

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Royal Commercial Directory of Ireland

Slater 1894

National Library of Ireland

Divided up first by county and then, within each county, by postal district. Covers large farmers and traders, with a general alphabetical list of persons in each of the counties

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