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John O"Donovan"s letters from County Londonderry (1834)

John O"Donovan

John O"Donovan"s letters from County Londonderry (1834)

letters containing information relative to the antiquities of the county of Londonderry collected during the progress of the ordnance survey

by John O"Donovan

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Published by Ballinascreen Historical Society in Draperstown .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementedited by Graham Mawhinney ; foreword by Patricia Boyne.
ContributionsMawhinney, Graham., Ballinascreen Historial Society.
The Physical Object
Paginationx,140p.
Number of Pages140
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17327372M
ISBN 100951175971
OCLC/WorldCa29636168

John O’Donovan, the translator of the Annals of the Four Masters, an Irish-speaking scholar and scribe, was the Ordnance Survey’s overall Names Expert. It was O’Donovan’s responsibility to enter all the Irish versions of names into the Names Books, in addition to the English spelling recommended for the published maps. The Ordnance Memoir of Ireland was a projected s topography of Ireland to be published by civil parish alongside the maps of the Ordnance Survey of Ireland using materials gathered by surveyors as they traversed the country. The project was cancelled in as too expensive and beyond the survey's original scope. Material gathered before the cancellation mostly covers .

* Passenger Books of J & J Cooke, Shipping Agents with sailings from Londonderry Ireland to Quebec and St. John New Brunswick from to * People from the Fitzwilliam estate in Ireland who settled in Ontario, Settlement in East half of Ontario.   Born in Straw Dungiven, County Londonderry, Ireland, [1] thirty-year-old John Haslet was the young, widowed minister of Ballykelly Presbyterian Church. Arriving in America in , he became a captain in the Pennsylvania militia and participated in the Novem action at Fort Duquesne.

BOOK: Irish Passenger Lists Lists of Passengers Sailing from Ireland to America by Brian Mitchell; GPC Taken from the Hardwicke papers, this books lists 4, passengers from ship sailings, most listed with their place of residence. Ports of departure include Dublin, Belfast, Londonderry and Newry. John Dunlap: | | | |John Dunlap| | | | | Bo World Heritage Encyclopedia, the aggregation of the largest online encyclopedias available, and the most definitive.


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They were written between and and exist for twenty-nine counties, excluding Cork, Antrim, and Tyrone. The Letters' collection is commonly known as O'Donovan's Ordnance Survey Letters, after the historian, John O'Donovan (), who led the project of information collection, notation and compilation.

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The names of the city and county of Derry or Londonderry in Northern Ireland are the subject of a naming dispute between Irish nationalists and lly, although not always, nationalists favour using the name Derry, and unionists y, the city and county are called "Londonderry", while the local government district containing the city is.

The page from O’Donovan’s letter about Tara in Meath. Both Name Books and O’Donovan Letters are available for free onwhere the versions used are typescript copies of the originals made in the s.

Most users become aware of them as links on the OS maps that accompany Griffith’s search results, and it has to be. Title of Source Title of Book John O'Donovan's Letters from County Londonderry () Abbreviation OSL (Derry) Full Description John O'Donovan's Letters from County Londonderry () ed.

Graham Mawhinney (Ballinascreen Historical Society ). John O'Donovan's letters from County Londonderry () published by the Ballinascreen Historical Society ().

O'Donovan was one of the men who conducted the surveys for the OS Memoirs and he had been urged by Colby, Larcom and others in charge to keep his eyes open for antiquities of every kind and his ears open for history, legend and lore.

Author of Ordnance survey letters, The topographical poems of John O'Dubhagain and Giolla na naomh O'Huidhrin, The tribes and customs of Hy-Many, commonly called O'Kelly's Country, John O'Donovan (), Origin and meanings of Irish family names including a description of the families of the Maguires and O'Reillys, The Banquet of Dun na n-gedh and the Battle of Magh rath, The book.

Poll Book for County Cavan Election of May an index to the freeholders voting at this election County Londonderry, Estate Records 2, ‘Northern Standard’ Birth, Marriage, Death notices – Subscribers to John Searson’s book, ‘A poem or rural entertainment’, Strabane Miscellaneous This webpage contains a directory of links to online transcriptions of passenger lists and other material for immigrants to Pennsylvania for the period prior to the lists in Pennsylvania German Pioneers (which covers ).

You will also find many immigrants from countries other than Germany listed here. 4 Bunting, Edward, A General Collection of the Ancient Irish Music (London, []); idem, A General Collection of the Ancient Music of Ireland (London, ); idem, The Ancient Music of Ireland (Dublin, ).

The year of publication was not printed in Bunting's first book, but in his third (p. 5) he writes that it ‘was the first and only collection of genuine harp. 4 with leaving the line thus incompletely traced, and in the sum­ mer Jofwhile recovering from a long period of sickness, he resolved to make one more effort to fully trace the ancestral descent back to the emigrant ancestor who settled in America.

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We've categorised links by their time period so you may search Ireland's history through the ages. This is the s, almost synonymous with the 18th century.

Currently available: religious censuses, passenger and convict lists, marriage records, flaxgrower records, and will indexes.Jane Ferguson, City of Londonderry, only daughter of John Ferguson of the said city, Alderman, by Sarah his wife.

Irish Emigration Database Letter from Hester Habersham, Savannah, to Helen Lawrence, Coleraine. John McElhannon, - Rev.

Soldier By Janice Brown Octo at John McElhannon enlisted in the Revolutionary War, Pennsylvania Line, from York Co., PA, according to his application for service in the young emigrant from Ireland must have been a strong supporter of the colonial cause during the American Revolution, because he .