County Kerry Ireland

Part of the IreGenWeb Project

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You've come to the right place if you need genealogical or historical help
Your County Kerry Host is:
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It's our one year anniversary this month and we have a new look!

I hope you'll find that the improvements make this site more user-friendly. I've added more links to resources and reorganized to make it easier to navigate.

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The growth of Records Online is due to contributions by researchers just like you! Contact me to add yours.

Quick List of Topics:

Just Starting Out?
Surname Connections
Kerry Records Online
Kerry Research Aids
Kerry History & Culture
Maps & Places
Kerry Resource Links
Ireland Help Links

Comments, Contributions?
Please email me:
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LONG LIVE THE KINGDOM OF KERRY
Be proud! The background on this page, the lines, and bullet knots
are all traditional Celtic themes.

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knot Just Starting Out?

Finding Your Ancestors in Ireland
If you THINK your ancestors might be from Kerry, read this!

knot Surnames & Connections

Surnames Associated with Kerry
Kerry Surname Queries
Look Ups and Family Association Websites
Kerry Mailing List

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knot Kerry Records Online

Church, Government, Land, Taxes, Lists

Census Data- 1901
Tithes Applotment Data- partial extracts
Griffiths Valuation Data- partial extracts
Casey Collection Data- partial extracts
Marriage Records- by area
Register of Electors 1926- religious names in Killarney
1916 Knocknagoshel Petition
300 Book Subscribers from 1907- names, locations
List of "Popish Parish Priests" 1704
Jeanie Johnston Ship List- partial

Papers & Diaries with Surnames & Dates

The Dugan Diary- 1914 Dingle area surnames and places
The Keane Letter- many Kerry family connections mentioned
The O'Flarherty Diary Index; 1846-1912- names, dates, events

Assorted Records Submitted by Surname

Keane/Ballylongford
Lucid

Links to More Kerry Records - Offsite

Brosna RC Parish Records
The Kenmare Papers
Kiltallagh & Keel Marriages- Kerrylander Civil Parish

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knot Kerry-Specific Research Aids

Griffiths Valuation Film Numbers
Parish Register Film Numbers
Casey Record Index for Kerry
Gaelic Root Words for Town Names
RC Baptism Locations in Castleisland
The Kerry Bindery - Kerry-related books reviewed
Kerry Booklist/Bookstores
Plus - must-see help on our sister site!
Bishop of Kerry Permission
Church Addresses & Tel #s
Another Source for Parish Records
Parish Film #s
Dingle Church Addresses
Kerry Addresses
Kerry Journals & Associations
Dingle Bookstores
Census Substitutes
Years by County: Griffiths
Years by County: Tithes
Householders Index Film #s
Parish Map Fiche #s
Tithe Defaulters Fiche #s
1911 Census Index Film #s
Kerry Memorial Inscriptions
Records Specific to Kerry
Directories

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knot History & Culture

A Wee Bit of Kerry History - also Geography, Kerry facts
Legends, Lore & Literature

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Civil Parishes of Kerry Map
Catholic Parishes of Kerry Map
Catholic Churches-names, addresses, phone numbers
Catholic vs.Civil Parish Names- record start dates
Civil Parish List & the townlands within each

Map Links - Offsite

Kerry/Cork Map
Map of Kerry 1
Map of Kerry 2
Map of Kerry 3
Map of North Kerry
Map of Northwest Kerry
Map of Dingle Peninsula
Map of Killarney
Map of Tralee
Map of Ireland
Irish Counties and Provinces

Townland Search Engines - Offsite

The IreAtlas Townland Database
Irish Ancestors - Placenames

Townland Links - Offsite

A guide to Kerry Towns
Abbeydorney Home Page
Annascaul
Annascaul/Inch
Ballydavid
Ballyheigue
Ballyferriter
Camp
Castlegregory Area
Cahersiveen
Cloghane/Brandon
Dingle Peninsula Towns
Dunquin
Kenmare (Ceann Mara/Neidin)
Kenmare History
Town of Killarney
Kilgarvin
Kilgarvin, Kerry
Lovely Listowel
Portmagee
Sneem means Knot in Gaelic
Valentia
Valentia Island
Ventry
What to do in Waterville

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knot Kerry Resources Links - Offsite

Genuki-Kerry Genealogy
Fianna
Ballyferriter Genealogy
Dingle, County Kerry Genealogy
Loads O'Links - Irish Genealogy, Culture, History, Language
Kerry Routes/Lost Trails
Limerick-Kerry Roots
Shopshamrock
Great Book of Kerry
Irish Times- Ancestors- Kerry
Kerry's Genealogy Centre
Trailblazer-Kerry
Kerry Web

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knot General Ireland Help - Offsite

Irish Genealogy on Cyndi's List
TIARA
National Archives Ireland
Townland Database Search
Dublin Directory 1850
Irish Genealogical Society International
Irish Language
Chicago Irish Database
Chat in Ireland

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You are our 22067th visitor
since December 12, 1998
Thanks for stopping by!

Hope you found something helpful!
Many thanks to all those who have contributed to this page! Special thanks to Ann Hammer who's tireless efforts have made this site so much easier to use than I could have!

Go raibh maith agat!
(Thank you in Irish Gaelic, pronounced: Guh rev mah og-ut.)

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Feel free to contact me about any contributions, comments, suggestions, or dead links!

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