Program

13th December, 2018 Ann Marie Coghlan DNA

The church of the later day saints
Sarsfield Road
Wilton, Cork

2017/18 season

13th December Ann Marie Coghlan DNA

8th November 2018 Laura Moloney. The Wonder of the Irish Naming System - patterns and usage.

11th October 2018 Michael Lenihan An illustrated talk using images of Cork prior to 1918.

13th September 2018 Paul McCotter will fill in instead "Irish surnames" 

10th May 2018 'Show and Tell' by members - a practical session on useful skills and sharing trees. Ann Marie is doing a quick once over of the DNA Cork Projects that she manages.

12th April Bernard Hall.'From Cork to Cape Town, in pursuit of Dr Tancred (1804-1867)'  

 My great-great grandfather born  in Cork in 1804 into a Catholic family moved to England and became a C of E curate at Christchurch after eloping with a nun, as one does; he ended his days as a member of the first Cape Parliament. His life and turbulent times are not without interest. 

24th March Conference

8th February 2018 FAMILY HISTORY CURIOSITIES.Strange and Interesting finds when conducting family history research.Speaker.Karen O'Riordan Local Studies Library.Cork County Library.

11th January 2018 AGM 

14th December 2017 David Ryan 'The Battle of Baker's Bridge: Uncovering Civil Unrest in 1930s North Cork'​

9th November 2017 Denise Gabuzda The history of the Quakers in Cork

12th October 2017 Brian McGee Chief Cork City and County Archives, Archivist - workhouse/poor law union records

14th September Margaret Lantry "Records of the South Parish, Cork: their scope and content"?

11th May 2017 Michael Keane From the Family Tree to Book Publication: 'From Laois to Kerry', with a little bit of Cork.

13th April 2017 Ronnie Herlihy St Josephs Cemetery

9th March 2017 Lorna Maloney O'Kief, Coshe Mang, Slieve Lougher and the Upper Blackwater in Ireland 

9th February 2017 Margaret Lantry Directories

12th January 2017   AGM

8th December 2016 Tony Harpur "From Kerry to Imokilly - The descendants of Sir Maurice FitzRichard Fitzgerald,2nd Knight of Kerry ,in County Cork."

November 10th, 2016 Claire Bradley Chair of I G RS. "Catholic Parish registers on line."

October 13th, 2016  Gerard O'Rourke Author "History of life in an Irish rural Parish"...Ancient Sweet Donoughmore

September..8th. Jean Prendergast  'Tracing a Munster Fusilier in World War One.'

May 12th 2016 DNA discussion

April 14th 2016 John O'Connell "THE CLANCY'S OF BANDON IN THE AMERICAS."

Three members of that family helped to almost destroy the church there.A member of the Cantillon family (from Bandon?) was also involved.It may be a bit heavy but it is an amazing story.

February 11th 2016 Tony McCarthy "Writing down your family history".

January 14th 2016 AGM

December 10th 2015 Fiona Fitzsimons. Urchins & orphans: tracing records of children in care in Ireland 1840 to 1952

November 12th 2015 Karen O'Riordan "Why I can't find my ancestors"

October 8th 2015 Margaret Lantry "Genealogical material in the Cork Historical and Archaeological Society Journals."

September 10th 2015 John O'Connell "Post famine evictions in Donoughamore"

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