Ireland was one of the earliest countries to evolve a system of hereditary surnames. More than 4,000 Gaelic, Norman and Anglo-Irish surnames are listed in this book, giving a wealth of information on the background and location of Irish families. Edward MacLysaght was a leading authority on Irish names and family history. He served as Chief Herald and Genealogical Officer of the Irish Office of Arms. He was also Keeper of Manuscripts of the National Library of Ireland and was Chairman of the Manuscripts Commission. This ...

Surnames of Ireland 1989, Irish Academic Press, Dublin, Ireland

ISBN-13: 9780716523666

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The Surnames of Ireland 1985, ISBS

ISBN-13: 9780716523000

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The Surnames of Ireland 1978, Irish Academic Press, Dublin, Ireland

ISBN-13: 9780716522782

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The Surnames of Ireland 1973, Irish Academic Press, Dublin, Ireland

ISBN-13: 9780716521648

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Surnames of Ireland 1969, Irish University Press, Blackrock

ISBN-13: 9780716505013

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