Local histories for Kerry


AuthorTitlePublication detailsSample LocationComment

A span across time: Finuge, a folk history

Finuge Heritage Society

J Allman

Causeway, location, lore and legend

Naas Leinster Leader 1983

National Library Of Ireland Ir 94146 a 2

117 p.

T.J Barrington

Discovering Kerry

Dublin 1976

V.A. Bary

Houses of Co. Kerry

Clare Ballinakella Press 1994

National Library of Ireland Ir 720 b 32

247 p. Details county families

W. Maziere Brady

The McGellycuddy Papers

London 1867

Donald Patrick Brosnan

The Brosnans of Glounlea, Co. Kerry

Tucson, Ariz. : D.P. Brosnan, 1990

Library of Congress CS71.B87417 1990

Bernard Browne

In the shadow of Sliabh Mish : Blennerville, Tonevane, Annagh, Curraheen, Derryquay, Derrymore

Derryquay Derryquay I.C.A. 2001

National Library of Ireland

176 p.

Michael Costello

The famine in Kerry

Tralee Kerry Archaeological and Historical Society 1997

National Library of Ireland Ir 94146 f 6

108 p.

Mary F. Cusack

History of the kingdom of Kerry

Boston Donohoe 1871

National Library of Ireland Ir 94146 c 1

453 p.

H. A Denny

A Handbook of Co. Kerry Family History etc

1923

National Library of Ireland Ir 9291 d 1

David Dickson

Old world colony : Cork and South Munster 1630-1830

Cork Cork University Press 2005

National Library of Ireland

726 p.

T.M. Donovan

A Popular History of East Kerry

Dublin Talbot Press 1931

National Library of Ireland Ir 94146 d 2

230 p.

Noel Farrell

Exploring Family Origins in Killarney.

Longford, Noel Farrell 2000

National Library of Ireland

48 p.

Rev. J.A. Gaughan

Listowel and its vicinity

Cork Mercier Press 1973

National Library of Ireland Ir 94146 g1

611 p

Michael Guerin

Listowel Workhouse Union

Clieveragh, Listowel Michael Guerin 1996

National Library of Ireland Ir 94146 g 27

86 leaves

Gerard (Gerdie) Harrington

Beara: history and stories from the peninsula Beara: history and stories from the peninsula

Cork Beara Historical Society 2005

National Library of Ireland

305 p.

John Herlihy

Footsteps fiddles flagstones & fun: Kilcummin's living tradition

Kilcummin Comhaltas Craobh Chill Chuimin 2004

National Library of Ireland

219 p.

Mary Hickson

Selections from Old Kerry Records, Historical and Genealogical

London Watson & Hazell 1872-4

National Library Of Ireland Ir 94146 h 1

337 p.

L. Keane

Knocknagoshel: then and now

Kerry County Library 1985

Liam Kelly

Blennerville gateway to Tralee's past

Tralee Community Response Programme 1989

National Library of Ireland Ir 94146 k 8

463 p. Co-authors: Geraldine Lucid, Maria O'Sullivan

Kilcummin Rural Development Group

Kilcummin: Glimpses of the Past

Kilcummin Kilcummin Rural Development Group 1998

Jeremiah King

County Kerry, Past and Present

Dublin Hodges, Figgis & co 1931

National Library of Ireland Ir 94146 k 3

338 p. Online

Jeremiah King

King's history of Kerry, or, history of the parishes in the county. Part IV.

Tralee pr. by Ryle and Quirke 191-

National Library of Ireland Dix Tralee [191-] [P]

284-353 p.

Marquis of Lansdowne

Glanerought and the Petty-Fitzmaurices

London, New York Oxford university press 1937

National Library of Ireland Ir 94146 L 1

226 p.,

Jim Larner

Killarney, history & heritage

Cork Collins Press 1005

National Library of Ireland

320 p.

Donnacha Sean Lucey

The Irish National League in the Dingle Poor Law Union, 1885-91

Dublin Four Courts 2003

National Library of Ireland

64 p.

Patrick J. Lynch

Tarbert, an unfinished biography

- - 2008

National Library of Ireland

512 p.

G.J. Lyne

The Lansdowne Estate in Kerry under the agency of William Steuart Trench 1849-72

Dublin Geography Publications 2001

National Library of Ireland Ir 94146 L 3

764 p.

Edward MacLysaght

The Kenmare Manuscripts

Dublin Irish Manuscripts Commission 1947

Online

Bryan MacMahon

The story of Ballyheigue

Baile Ui Thaidhg Oidhreacht 1994

National Library of Ireland Ir 94146 m 9

264 p.

MacSwiney

Unpublished manuscripts; Royal Irish Academy. Historical notes and will abstracts, mainly from Cos. Cork and Kerry

Royal Irish Academy. Historical notes and will abstracts, mainly from Cos. Cork and Kerry

R. McMoran

Tralee, a short history and guide to Tralee and environs,

1980

Frank Mitchell

Man and Environment in Valencia Island

Dublin Royal Irish Academy 1989

National Library of Ireland Ir 914146 p 19(4)

130 p.

Kay Moloney Caball

Finding your Ancestors in Kerry

Dublin Flyleaf Press 2015

National Library of Ireland

160 p.

Cole Moreton

Hungry for home : leaving the Blaskets ; a journey from the edge of Ireland

London : Viking, 2000

National Library of Ireland Ir 94146 m 13

287 p. Springfield, Mass. esp.

D.C. Pochin Mould

Valentia: portrait of an island

Dublin Blackwater Press 1978

National Library Of Ireland Ir 914146 m 7

143 p.

Donal Murphy

The Great Irish Famine in Duhallow, North Cork, Sliabh Luachra and West Limerick

Cork Donie Murphy 2014

National Library of Ireland

196 p.

Padraig O Concubhair

A remote outpost: the story of the Methodist society in Tarbert, County Kerry ; 1820-1960

The author 2005

National Library of Ireland

96 p.

Padraig O Loingsigh

Bordoinin : a history of the parish of Caherdaniel

Kerry Oidhreacht na Steige 1999

National Library of Ireland Ir 94146 o 14

331 p.

Gerald O'Carroll

Mr Justice Robert Day (1746-1841): the Diaries (1801-29), and the Addresses (Charges) to Grand Juries (1793-1810)

Tralee Polymath Press 2004

Kerry County Library

317 p.

Michael O'Connor

A Guide to Tracing your Kerry Ancestors

Dublin Flyleaf Press 1994

National Library of Ireland Ir 9291 o 6

96 p.

T O'Connor

Ardfert in times past

Ardfert Foilseachain Breanainn 1990

National Library of Ireland Ir 94146 oo 11

History of Ardfert parish

John O'Donovan

Ordnance Survey letters Kerry, 1841

Bray 1927

National Library of Ireland Ir 9141 O 8

Typewritten. 222 f.

Kieran O'Shea

Knocknagoshel Parish

- - 1991

National Library of Ireland Ir 270 p 21(1)

47 p.

Kieran O'Shea

Castleisland: church and people

Castleisland author 1981

National Library of Ireland Ir 94146 o 6

88 p.

A.H. Palmer

Genealogical and historical account of the Palmer family of Kenmare, Co. Kerry

1872

James Prendergast

The Prendergast letters: correspondence from famine-era Ireland, 1840-1850

Amherst University of Massachusetts Press 2006

National Library of Ireland

202 p. Milltown, Co. Kerry

Michael Quane

Castleisland charter school

Kerry Kerry Archaeological and Historical Society 1968

National Library of Ireland

15 p.

Rev. Donal A. Reedy

The diocese of Kerry (formerly Ardfert)

Killarney Catholic Truth Society 1937

National Library of Ireland A 3A 2620

46 p.

Dennis Siepmann

I am of Ireland : a family social history of the descendants of Dennis Scanlon and Mary Mullen of Lisselton Cross, County Kerry, Ireland, 1798-2002

Knoxville, Tenn. : Tennessee Valley Pub., c2002

Library of Congress CS71.S285 2002

647 p.

Charles Smith

The Ancient and Present State of the County of Kerry: being a natural, civil, ecclesiastical, historical and topographical description thereof

Dublin 1756

National Library of Ireland Ir 94145 s 5

Reprint: Dublin : Mercier Press, 1979

T.E. Stoakley

Sneem, The Knot in the Ring

Sneem Sneem Tourism Association 1986

National Library of Ireland Ir 94146 s 7

140 p.

Francis Twomey

Beara: the unexplored peninsula

Dublin Woodpark Publications 2007

National Library of Ireland

120 p.

J. Windele

Unpublished manuscripts

National Library of Ireland Pos. 5479

Information on Cork and Kerry families, including Coppinger, Cotter, Crosbie, O'Donovan, O'Keeffe, McCarthy, Sarsfield and others.. See also Casey, A. (ed.) O'Kief Coshe Nang etc (NL Ir 94142 c 12), Vol. 7


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