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* Free Irish Biography eBooks
Hundreds of free eBooks:
- Biographical Dictionaries, Compilations
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- Military Leaders
* Free Irish Genealogy eBooks
About 4,000 free eBooks and eJournals:
- Index of Irish Pedigrees
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- Irish-Australian Family Histories
- Irish-Canadian Family Histories
- Irish Diaspora
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- Nobility and Landed Gentry
- Some Mention Of....Family Histories and Biographies Not Found
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Over 1,500 free eBooks and eJournals:
- History of Ireland
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- Irish Legal History
- Irish Local History
- Irish Military History
- State Papers, Parliament
* Holdings of Irish Family and Estate Papers
Papers held in Archives, Libraries and Museums with links to introductions and on-line collections:
- List of Irish Family and Estate Papers by Surname
- List of Other Papers
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This site is an index of eBooks. The eBooks themselves are held on various host sites whose rights are acknowledged. All books listed are believed to be "out of copyright" or otherwise freely available to download and/or read online. Compilation, text and layout (c) 2011 - 2015 P. J. Clarke.
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Go Back Further!
with Clarke's Kingdom of Ireland:
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Clarke's Kingdom of Ireland
An Irish Genealogy Resource, 1542 - 1800
Vol. I - Surnames beginning with 'A'
Vol II Surnames beginning with 'B'
Vol. III Surnames beginning with 'C'
Vol. IV - Surnames beginning with 'D', 'E' & 'F'
In preparation: Vol. V - Surnames beginning with 'G...'