Tracing Your Roscommon Ancestors
by John Hamrock
A comprehensive guide for those tracing families in County Roscommon, where common family names include Kelly, McDermot, Beirne, Regan, Flanagan, O'Connor, McDonagh, and Quinn. It is filled with information on what the records contain, and how and where they can be accessed. It is well illustrated with maps and with examples of the types of records to be found. It also has an extensive listing of references to estate records and also to family histories. There is a full index.
Softcover 161 pages;
230 x 145 mm
Illustrated and Indexed. Published by Flyleaf Press.
"This guide should assist in filling the gaps in Roscommon’s story.” Irish Times 12 April 2008
“It is great to see a practical tool like this coming onto our bookshelves, which provides ... the opportunity to research and find out more about the ancestral past, in a sensible guide that is easy to understand and use.”
Mr. Richie Farrell, Roscommon County Librarian, 22 November, 2007