Local histories for Laois


AuthorTitlePublication detailsSample LocationComment

The story of Abbeyleix: An tostal souvenir 1953.

Abbeyleix An Tostal 1953

National Library of Ireland Ir 94137 s 1

76 p.

Athy Union List of destitute persons relieved out of the workhouse in the Stradbally district Athy Union

Naas Athy Union 1845

National Library of Ireland

Poster

Sadie Bennett

Time and tide : reflections of rural life in times past

Portlaoise Arderin 2002

National Library of Ireland

56 p. Abbeyleix

M. Brennan

Schools of Kildare and Leighlin, 1775-1835

Dublin M. H. Gill and Son, 1935

National Library of Ireland Ir 37094135 b 4

616 p.

Rev. William Carrigan

The History and Antiquities of the Diocese of Ossory

Kilkenny Roberts Books 1980

National Library of Ireland Ir 27413 c 9

4 vols. Repr. of 1905 edition

J.W.H Carter

Land, Crime & Politics in Queens County 1882-1916

Laois Laois Education Publishing, 2013

National Library of Ireland

428 P.

James Coyle

The Antiquities of Leighlin

Dublin Browne and Nolan n.d.

National Library of Ireland Ir 94138 c 1

Bridie Dunne

Clonaghadoo, people & places, 1845-2007

Mountmellick the author 2007

National Library of Ireland

204 p.

Philip Dwyer

The Diocese of Killaloe, from the Reformation to the Close of the Eighteenth Century

Dublin Hodges, Foster, and Figgis 1878

National Library of Ireland Ir 94143 d 11

602 p. Reprint: Newmarket-on-Fergus, O'Brien Book Publications, 1997

John Feehan

The Landscape of Slieve Bloom: a study of the natural & human heritage

Dublin Blackwater Press 1979

National Library of Ireland Ir 91413 f 4

284 p.

Thomas S. Flynn

The Dominicans of Aghaboe (c.1382-c.1782)

Dublin Dominican Publications 1975.

National Library of Ireland Ir 270 p 10

57 p.

Michael Flynn

An outline history of the Flynn family of Coolroe, Ballybrittas, Co. Leix [...] details of the Devoy family of Ballybrittas [..] the Lapham and Beasley families

Mullingar Author 1995

National Library of Ireland Ir 9292 d 37

Robert Hovenden

Lineage of the family of Hovenden (Irish branch) by a member of the famil

London 1892

National Library of Ireland Ir 9292 h 6

8 p.

M.A. Jolly

A Portarlington settler and his descendants

London Spottiswoode, Ballantyne & Co., 1935

National Library of Ireland GO 415

6 p.

Edmund Joyce

Borris House, Co. Carlow, and elite regency patronage

Dublin Four Courts Press 2013

National Library of Ireland

68 p.

Ken Kinsella

The Limeburners: a history of Clogrennane Lime Works 1816-2016,

Clogrennane, Carlow Clogrennane Lime 2016

National Library of Ireland

167 p.

Padraig G. Lane

Laois: history & society

Dublin Geography Publications, 1999

National Library of Ireland

748 p.

Thomas P. Langdon

The descendants of Edward & Esther (Lalor) Greene of Stradbally Parish, Queens County, Ireland, and Middletown, CT

Southington, Conn. : T.P. Langdon, 1997

Library of Congress CS71.G8 1997b

328 p. "commemorating the 150th anniversary of Edward and Esther's arrival in the United States, 1847-1997"

Peadar Mac Suibhne

Parish of Killeshin, Graigcullen

Carlow St Patrick's College 1975

National Library of Ireland Ir 94136 m 3

192 p.

Patrick Meehan

Members of Parliament for Laois and Offaly 1801-1918

Portlaoise Leinster Express 1983

National Library of Ireland Ir 328 m 6

246 p

Michael Merrigan

Croasdaile's History of Rosenallis, Co. Laois, Ireland

Dun Laoghaire Dun Laoghaire Genealogical Society 1998

National Library of Ireland Ir 9291 g 7

70 p

Edward O'Brien

An historical and social diary of Durrow, County Laois, 1708-1992

Durrow Millfield Press 1992

National Library of Ireland Ir 94137 0 8

Daniel O'Byrne

The history of the Queen's county: containing an historical and traditional account of is foundries, duns, (-) & an account of some noble families of English extraction.

Dublin J. O'Daly 1856

National Library of Ireland Ir 94137 o 2

159 p.

John O'Donovan

Ordnance Survey letters Queen's Co. (1838)

Dublin 1926

National Library of Ireland Ir 9141 O 16

2 v.

John O'Hanlon

History of the Queen's County

Dublin Sealy, Bryers & Walker 1907-14

National Library of Ireland Ir 94137 o 3, GO

Co-author Edward O'Leary

Christopher O'Shea

Aspects of Local History

Pallaskenny, Salesian Press 1977

National Library of Ireland Ir 941 p 56

39 p.

H. Owen

Owen and Perrin family history: an account of the family of Owen of Rathdowney, Ireland, the related family of Perrin of Wicklow, and the family of Owen of Orielton, Pembrokeshire

Chichester, Sussex H. Owen 1981

National Library of Ireland Ir 9292 o 43

186 p.

J. Paterson

Diocese of Meath and Kildare: an historical guide

1981

National Library of Ireland Ir 941 p 75

John S. Powell

"Shot a buck....", the Emo estate, 1798-1852

York Frenchchurch 1998.

National Library of Ireland

No. 3 from the Documents of Portarlington series.

John S. Powell

Portarlington 1666: Catholics, Portuguese, French, and cartographers

Killenard and York the author 2017

National Library of Ireland

56 p.

John S. Powell

Documents of Portarlington Series

National Library of Ireland

NLI

B. Raymond

The Story of Kilkenny, Kildare, Offaly and Leix

1931

National Library of Ireland I 9141 p 1

Norman N. Rudd

An Irish Rudd family 1760-1988 progeny of Gordon Arthur Rudd and Alicia Wellwood Rathsarn Parish, Queens County, Ireland : Rudd origins and other Irish Rudds

California Rudd Family Research Association 1992

National Library of Ireland Ir 9292 r 22

488 p

Linus H. Walker

Beneath Slievemargy's brow

Portlaoise Leinster Express 2001

National Library of Ireland

302 p

Hilary D. Walsh

Borris-in-Ossory, Co. Laois; an Irish rural parish and its people

Kilkenny, Kilkenny Journal 1969

National Library of Ireland Ir 94137 w 1

256 p.


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