The Irish Merediths

Meredith families who settled in Ireland and their descendants

Person Page 334

Emily Tait MERIDYTH

F, #8326, b. 1846, d. 14 November 1920

Parents

FatherRev. John MERIDYTH b. ca. 1806, d. 25 Feb 1878
MotherJemima Ellen CANNON b. ca. 1817, d. 10 Aug 1858

Biography

Emily Tait MERIDYTH was born in 1846 in Stockport, Cheshire. She was baptised on 1 Jan 1847 in St. Mary’s, Stockport, Cheshire.1 She died on 14 Nov 1920, at age ~74, in Fern Leigh, Walsall.2
She was Matron at Walsall’s Seaside Convalescent Home at Pensarn, North Wales from 1901 to 1910.

Connections

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Appears on:chart for Charles Meredyth of Dublin, Solicitor
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Citations

  1. [S1589] England, Select Births and Christenings, 1538-1975. Ancestry.com [database on-line].
  2. [S763] England & Wales, National Probate Calendar 1858-1966, 1973-1995. Ancestry.com [database online]
Last Edited12 Jun 2020

William Henry BROOKES

M, #8327, b. about 1840, d. 22 June 1921

Biography

William Henry BROOKES was born ca. 1840 in Walsall, Staffordshire. He and Mary Ann Bradley MERIDYTH were married in 1871 in Bedale Registration District. He died on 22 Jun 1921 in Fern Leigh, Walsall.1

Connections

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Citations

  1. [S200] England & Wales, National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations), 1858-1966, 1973-1995. Ancestry.com [database on-line]
Last Edited9 Jun 2020

Harriet Louise TALBOT

F, #8328, b. 29 July 1891, d. 20 December 1933

Parents

FatherCharles TALBOT b. ca. 1850, d. 28 Feb 1923
MotherSarah Louisa Anne MEREDITH b. ca. 1861, d. 9 Oct 1908

Biography

Harriet Louise TALBOT was born on 29 Jul 1891 in Knopogue, Co. Kerry, Ireland.1 She was born on 29 Jul 1891 in Church Hill, Killarney, Co. Kerry.2,1 She and Manus Buckle MEREDITH were married on 29 Jun 1918 in St.George’s Church, Stockport, England. She died on 20 Dec 1933, at age 42, in Vancouver, British Columbia, CanadaG.
She was enumerated in the 1911 England census at 14 Victoria Grove, Heaton Chapel, in the household of her unmarried Aunts Louise Jeanette Talbot and Georgina Esther Talbot. In the 1921 Canada census Harriet was 29, and had immigrated to Canada in 1919. She died in 1933 age 42.

Child with Manus Buckle MEREDITH b. 6 Sep 1890, d. 5 Mar 1975

SonRichard Talbot MEREDITH b. 2 Jun 1924, d. 3 Aug 1978

Connections

Family Line:Kerry Merediths
Relationship:5th great-granddaughter of Richard MEREDITH
Ancestral line:Sarah Louisa Anne MEREDITHG, WilliamF, RichardE, WilliamD, RichardC, WilliamB, RichardA
Appears on:Kerry box chart (#1)
Kerry box chart (#2)
Kerry indented chart (#1)
Kerry indented chart (#2)
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Citations

  1. [S1462] Irish Civil Records of Births, Marriages and Deaths, database: https://civilrecords.irishgenealogy.ie/
  2. [S1899] Irish Genealogy, Church Records. URL: http://churchrecords.irishgenealogy.ie/
Last Edited10 Jun 2021

Jane Charlotte BOX

F, #8329, b. 12 April 1838, d. 21 January 1924

Parents

FatherWilliam Riddlesdale BOX b. ca. 1790, d. 1870
MotherRebecca MEREDYTH b. ca. 1804, d. 1 Jan 1888

Biography

Jane Charlotte BOX was born on 12 Apr 1838 in Dublin CityG.1 She was baptised on 26 Apr 1838 in St. Mary’s DublinG.1 She and Edward WHITFIELD were married on 3 Apr 1861 in St. George’s Church, DublinG.2 She died on 21 Jan 1924, at age 85, in Greystones, Delgany, Co. Wicklow.3

Connections

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Appears on:chart for Charles Meredyth of Dublin, Solicitor
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Citations

  1. [S1899] Irish Genealogy, Church Records. URL: http://churchrecords.irishgenealogy.ie/
  2. [S1930] Marriage announcement: The Belfast Newsletter, 5 Apr 1861
  3. [S1462] Irish Civil Records of Births, Marriages and Deaths, database: https://civilrecords.irishgenealogy.ie/
Last Edited9 Jun 2020

Anna Maria BOX

F, #8330, b. about 1835, d. 7 October 1923

Parents

FatherWilliam Riddlesdale BOX b. ca. 1790, d. 1870
MotherRebecca MEREDYTH b. ca. 1804, d. 1 Jan 1888

Biography

Anna Maria BOX was born ca. 1835. She died on 7 Oct 1923 in Dunalan Villa, Bray.
She was the informant of her mother’s death. She was unmarried.

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Last Edited10 Feb 2018

Rebecca BOX

F, #8331, b. 13 January 1833, d. 13 April 1910

Parents

FatherWilliam Riddlesdale BOX b. ca. 1790, d. 1870
MotherRebecca MEREDYTH b. ca. 1804, d. 1 Jan 1888

Biography

Rebecca BOX was born on 13 Jan 1833 in Ireland.1,2 She and Frederick Griffith SMYTH were married on 16 Jul 1851 in Rathfarnam Church, DublinG.3 She died on 13 Apr 1910, at age 77, in Wichita, Kansas.4
They emigrated to America with shortly after their marriage.

Connections

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Citations

  1. [S445] 1900 United States Federal Census. Ancestry.com [database on-line]
  2. [S1932] Ancestry Tree; https://www.ancestry.co.uk/family-tree/person/tree/15041346/person/1265394843/facts
  3. [S1929] www.familysearch.org
  4. [S1931] Kansas, Wills and Probate Records, 1803-1987. Ancestry.com [database on-line]
Last Edited10 Feb 2018

Frederick Griffith SMYTH

M, #8332, b. 1827, d. 1892

Biography

Frederick Griffith SMYTH was born in 1827 in Co. Carlow, Ireland. He and Rebecca BOX were married on 16 Jul 1851 in Rathfarnam Church, DublinG.1 He died in 1892, at age ~65, in Wichita, Kansas.
He was the son of James Arthur Smyth. He ran a business selling Buggies, Carriages and Farm Machinery in Kansas.

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Citations

  1. [S1929] www.familysearch.org
Last Edited10 Feb 2018

George Edward CARRE

M, #8333, b. about 1835

Biography

George Edward CARRE was born ca. 1835. He and Emily Sophia BOX were married on 3 Apr 1861 in St. George’s Church, DublinG.1
He was a Physician and Surgeon, the son of Rev. Henry Carre, Vicar and Prebendary of Inver.

Connections

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Citations

  1. [S1930] Marriage announcement: The Belfast Newsletter, 5 Apr 1861
Last Edited10 Feb 2018

Edward WHITFIELD

M, #8334

Biography

Edward WHITFIELD and Jane Charlotte BOX were married on 3 Apr 1861 in St. George’s Church, DublinG.1

Connections

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Appears on:chart for Charles Meredyth of Dublin, Solicitor
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Citations

  1. [S1930] Marriage announcement: The Belfast Newsletter, 5 Apr 1861
Last Edited10 Feb 2018

Rt. Rev. William Bennett CHESTER

M, #8335, b. about 1820, d. 27 August 1893

Biography

Rt. Rev. William Bennett CHESTER was born ca. 1820. He and Jane Charlotte MEREDYTH were married on 23 Mar 1848 in St. Thomas’s Church, Dublin. He died on 27 Aug 1893 in 74 Harcourt Street, Dublin.1
He was the Bishop of Killaloe and Clonfert.

Connections

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Appears on:chart for Charles Meredyth of Dublin, Solicitor
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Citations

  1. [S1462] Irish Civil Records of Births, Marriages and Deaths, database: https://civilrecords.irishgenealogy.ie/
Last Edited10 Feb 2018

Elizabeth MACKERN

F, #8336, b. about 1842, d. 23 July 1907

Biography

Elizabeth MACKERN was born ca. 1842 in Limerick CityG. She and Rev. Francis William MEREDYTH were married in 1871 in St. Ann’s Church, Dublin.1 She died on 23 Jul 1907 in Dublin.1
She was the only daughter of John MacKern of Oreland, Limerick.

Connections

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Appears on:chart for Charles Meredyth of Dublin, Solicitor
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Citations

  1. [S1462] Irish Civil Records of Births, Marriages and Deaths, database: https://civilrecords.irishgenealogy.ie/
Last Edited10 Feb 2018

Richard TISDALL

M, #8337, b. about 1827, d. 23 July 1865

Biography

Richard TISDALL was born ca. 1827. He and Anne Sophia MEREDYTH were married on 19 Sep 1855 in St. Thomas’s Church, Dublin.1 He died on 23 Jul 1865 in Besborough Terrace, Dublin. He was buried on 25 Jul 1865 in St. George’s, DublinG.1
He was the 2nd son of Charles Tisdall. He was living at 2 Besborough Terrace in 1856 and 1858, and described as a Gentleman.

Children with Anne Sophia MEREDYTH b. 30 Nov 1828, d. 17 Dec 1919

SonCharles Richard TISDALL b. 1 Jul 1856
SonHenry Oliver TISDALL b. 23 Jul 1858

Connections

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Appears on:chart for Charles Meredyth of Dublin, Solicitor
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Citations

  1. [S1899] Irish Genealogy, Church Records. URL: http://churchrecords.irishgenealogy.ie/
Last Edited9 Jun 2020

Henry Oliver TISDALL

M, #8338, b. 23 July 1858

Parents

FatherRichard TISDALL b. ca. 1827, d. 23 Jul 1865
MotherAnne Sophia MEREDYTH b. 30 Nov 1828, d. 17 Dec 1919

Biography

Henry Oliver TISDALL was born on 23 Jul 1858 in Dublin CityG.1 He was baptised on 5 Aug 1858 in Grangegorman Church, Dublin.1 He and Alice BROWN were married on 9 Apr 1883 in St. Stephen's Church, Dublin, IrelandG.2
He was Secretary, Cashier and Bookkeeper of the Blessington Steam Tram Company.

Connections

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Appears on:chart for Charles Meredyth of Dublin, Solicitor
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Citations

  1. [S1899] Irish Genealogy, Church Records. URL: http://churchrecords.irishgenealogy.ie/
  2. [S1462] Irish Civil Records of Births, Marriages and Deaths, database: https://civilrecords.irishgenealogy.ie/
Last Edited9 Jun 2020

Alice BROWN

F, #8339, b. about 1860

Biography

Alice BROWN was born ca. 1860. She and Henry Oliver TISDALL were married on 9 Apr 1883 in St. Stephen's Church, Dublin, IrelandG.1
She was the daughter of John Brown. She had 6 children.

Connections

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Appears on:chart for Charles Meredyth of Dublin, Solicitor
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Citations

  1. [S1462] Irish Civil Records of Births, Marriages and Deaths, database: https://civilrecords.irishgenealogy.ie/
Last Edited10 Feb 2018

Thomas MEREDYTH

M, #8340

Parents

Biography

Thomas MEREDYTH and Catherine DUCROS were married on 15 Jun 1738 in St.Anne’s, Dublin.1
He was a Coachman of Dublin City at the time of his marriage to Catherine Ducros.

The record of the marriage licence is variously recorded as being for Thomas Meredith and Catherine Duncross, and for Thomas Merridith and Catherine Ducros.

The will of a Catherine Ducros dated 4 Jul 1780 and proved 10 Oct 1780, widow of John Ducros of Dublin, Apothecary, makes a bequest to her nephew Charles Meredith, who is also her executor. It is assumed that the husband Jean Ducros was the brother of Thomas’s wife Catherine Ducros.

The will of Mary de Hays of Dublin, widow, dated 10 Sep 1783 mentions her nephew Charles Meredyth son of Catherine Meredyth and her sister Catherine Meredyth otherwise Ducros.1,2

Child with Catherine DUCROS b. 5 Aug 1721

SonCharles MEREDYTH d. 1793

Connections

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Appears on:chart for Charles Meredyth of Dublin, Solicitor
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Citations

  1. [S1920] Betham Genealogical Abstracts, findmypast.co.uk [database on-line]
  2. [S1936] The du Cros Family fom France to Ireland; http://web.archive.org/web/20090914050907/http://www.funeralcomparisons.com.au/family-histories/
Last Edited27 Nov 2020

Catherine DUCROS

F, #8341, b. 5 August 1721

Biography

Catherine DUCROS was born on 5 Aug 1721 in Dublin.1 She and Thomas MEREDYTH were married on 15 Jun 1738 in St.Anne’s, Dublin.2
She is thought to have been the daughter of Jean and Ann du Cros. She was named in the will of Mary Dehays, widow, dated 10 Sep 1783 as her sister “Cath Meredyth otherwise Ducros”. The will also named:
- Jane Crawford, grand-niece
- John Ducrow, grandfather
- Charles Meredyth the son of Cath Meredyth, nephew
- Ann Hales daughter of Ann Hales, niece

The du Cros family were Huguenots who settled in Ireland. Original research by a descendant has been published that includes extracts of wills that were made before the destruction of documents that took place in 1922.3,1

Child with Thomas MEREDYTH

SonCharles MEREDYTH d. 1793

Connections

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Appears on:chart for Charles Meredyth of Dublin, Solicitor
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Citations

  1. [S1936] The du Cros Family fom France to Ireland; http://web.archive.org/web/20090914050907/http://www.funeralcomparisons.com.au/family-histories/
  2. [S1920] Betham Genealogical Abstracts, findmypast.co.uk [database on-line]
  3. [S1952] Betham's Genealogical Abstracts Prerogative Wills. (Phillips Mss) D. 1772-1794, https://search.findmypast.co.uk/record?id=S2/IRE/NAI/007634319/00081&parentid=IRE/NAI/GENABS/00123739/1
Last Edited25 Jul 2019

Michael MEREDITH

M, #8343, b. about 1829, d. 29 August 1872

Parents

Biography

Michael MEREDITH was born ca. 1829. He and Eliza CUNNINGHAM were married in 1850 in St. Nicholas RC Church, Francis St., Dublin.1 He died on 29 Aug 1872 in 128 Francis street, Dublin, Ireland.2
He was a Bellows Maker. He may have been the Michael Meredyth aged 11 admitted to the Dublin Workhouse in May 1840 and discharged in Aug 1841. He was listed in Thom’s Directory of 1868 at 5 Pluncket Street, as one of only two Bellows Makers in Dublin. Slater’s Directory of 1870 lists him as one of six Dublin Bellows Makers. The business continued to be listed in Directories as Michael Meredith after his death in 1872.3

Children with Eliza CUNNINGHAM b. ca. 1833, d. 25 Oct 1887

DaughterMary Anne MEREDITH b. ca. 1851, d. 29 Nov 1908
SonMichael MEREDITH b. 4 Dec 1853, d. bef. 1861
DaughterEliza MEREDITH b. 2 May 1856
SonPatrick MEREDITH b. ca. 1858, d. 1 Jun 1926
SonJames Laurence MEREDITH b. 14 Nov 1859
SonMichael MEREDITH b. 26 Sep 1861
SonVery Rev. Thomas Alphonsus MEREDITH b. 29 Nov 1863, d. 16 Dec 1938
SonDenis Christopher MEREDITH b. 9 Jan 1866, d. 1870
DaughterElizabeth MEREDITH b. ca. 1871

Connections

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Citations

  1. [S1899] Irish Genealogy, Church Records. URL: http://churchrecords.irishgenealogy.ie/
  2. [S747] Ireland Calendars of Wills and Administrations 1858 - 1922; http://www.willcalendars.nationalarchives.ie
  3. [S1938] Dublin Workhouses Admission & Discharge Registers 1840-1919; findmypast.co.uk [database on-line]
Last Edited27 Nov 2020

Eliza CUNNINGHAM

F, #8344, b. about 1833, d. 25 October 1887

Biography

Eliza CUNNINGHAM was born ca. 1833. She and Michael MEREDITH were married in 1850 in St. Nicholas RC Church, Francis St., Dublin.1 She died on 25 Oct 1887 in 129 Francis Street, Dublin.2

Children with Michael MEREDITH b. ca. 1829, d. 29 Aug 1872

DaughterMary Anne MEREDITH b. ca. 1851, d. 29 Nov 1908
SonMichael MEREDITH b. 4 Dec 1853, d. bef. 1861
DaughterEliza MEREDITH b. 2 May 1856
SonPatrick MEREDITH b. ca. 1858, d. 1 Jun 1926
SonJames Laurence MEREDITH b. 14 Nov 1859
SonMichael MEREDITH b. 26 Sep 1861
SonVery Rev. Thomas Alphonsus MEREDITH b. 29 Nov 1863, d. 16 Dec 1938
SonDenis Christopher MEREDITH b. 9 Jan 1866, d. 1870
DaughterElizabeth MEREDITH b. ca. 1871

Connections

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Citations

  1. [S1899] Irish Genealogy, Church Records. URL: http://churchrecords.irishgenealogy.ie/
  2. [S1462] Irish Civil Records of Births, Marriages and Deaths, database: https://civilrecords.irishgenealogy.ie/
Last Edited14 Feb 2018

Mary Anne MEREDITH

F, #8345, b. about 1851, d. 29 November 1908

Parents

FatherMichael MEREDITH b. ca. 1829, d. 29 Aug 1872
MotherEliza CUNNINGHAM b. ca. 1833, d. 25 Oct 1887

Biography

Mary Anne MEREDITH was born ca. 1851. She and Patrick MULHALL were married on 31 Aug 1878 in St. Nicholas RC Church, Francis St., Dublin.1 She died on 29 Nov 1908 in South Dublin Workhouse.2
Her address at the time of her death in the Workhouse was Francis St., Dublin.. She was enumerated in the 1901 Ireland census with Patrick and her 5 children.2

Connections

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Citations

  1. [S1899] Irish Genealogy, Church Records. URL: http://churchrecords.irishgenealogy.ie/
  2. [S1462] Irish Civil Records of Births, Marriages and Deaths, database: https://civilrecords.irishgenealogy.ie/
Last Edited14 Feb 2018

Michael MEREDITH

M, #8346, b. 4 December 1853, d. before 1861

Parents

FatherMichael MEREDITH b. ca. 1829, d. 29 Aug 1872
MotherEliza CUNNINGHAM b. ca. 1833, d. 25 Oct 1887

Biography

Michael MEREDITH was born on 4 Dec 1853 in Dublin, IrelandG.1 He was baptised on 14 Dec 1853 in St. Nicholas RC Church, Francis St., Dublin.1 He died bef. 1861.

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Citations

  1. [S1899] Irish Genealogy, Church Records. URL: http://churchrecords.irishgenealogy.ie/
Last Edited14 Feb 2018

Eliza MEREDITH

F, #8347, b. 2 May 1856

Parents

FatherMichael MEREDITH b. ca. 1829, d. 29 Aug 1872
MotherEliza CUNNINGHAM b. ca. 1833, d. 25 Oct 1887

Biography

Eliza MEREDITH was born on 2 May 1856 in Dublin, IrelandG.1 She was baptised on 5 May 1856 in St. Nicholas RC Church, Francis St., Dublin.1

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Citations

  1. [S1899] Irish Genealogy, Church Records. URL: http://churchrecords.irishgenealogy.ie/
Last Edited14 Feb 2018

Patrick MEREDITH

M, #8348, b. about 1858, d. 1 June 1926

Parents

FatherMichael MEREDITH b. ca. 1829, d. 29 Aug 1872
MotherEliza CUNNINGHAM b. ca. 1833, d. 25 Oct 1887

Biography

Patrick MEREDITH was born ca. 1858 in Dublin, IrelandG. He and Mary McMAHON were married on 25 Aug 1883 in St. Nicholas RC Church, Francis St., Dublin.1 He died on 1 Jun 1926 in 129 Francis Street, Dublin.1
He was a Bellows Manufacturer, continuing the family business started by his father Michael. He was listed in Slater’s Directory of 1984 at 129 Francis Street, Dublin.

Child with Mary McMAHON b. ca. 1861, d. 3 Dec 1899

SonThomas Michael MEREDITH b. 8 Dec 1886, d. 30 Apr 1953

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Citations

  1. [S1462] Irish Civil Records of Births, Marriages and Deaths, database: https://civilrecords.irishgenealogy.ie/
Last Edited14 Feb 2018

James Laurence MEREDITH

M, #8349, b. 14 November 1859

Parents

FatherMichael MEREDITH b. ca. 1829, d. 29 Aug 1872
MotherEliza CUNNINGHAM b. ca. 1833, d. 25 Oct 1887

Biography

James Laurence MEREDITH was born on 14 Nov 1859 in Dublin, IrelandG.1 He was baptised on 18 Nov 1859 in St. Nicholas RC Church, Francis St., Dublin.1

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Citations

  1. [S1899] Irish Genealogy, Church Records. URL: http://churchrecords.irishgenealogy.ie/
Last Edited14 Feb 2018

Michael MEREDITH

M, #8350, b. 26 September 1861

Parents

FatherMichael MEREDITH b. ca. 1829, d. 29 Aug 1872
MotherEliza CUNNINGHAM b. ca. 1833, d. 25 Oct 1887

Biography

Michael MEREDITH was born on 26 Sep 1861 in Dublin, IrelandG.1 He was baptised on 30 Sep 1861 in St. Nicholas RC Church, Francis St., Dublin.1

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Citations

  1. [S1899] Irish Genealogy, Church Records. URL: http://churchrecords.irishgenealogy.ie/
Last Edited14 Feb 2018