AuthorBuggy, Joseph.
TitleFinding your Irish ancestors in New York City / Joseph Buggy.
PublishedBaltimore, Maryland : Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc., [2014]
Description165 pages ; 23 cm
Bib. NoteIncludes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted NoteContents: Introductory record sets -- Underutilized records -- Strategies for tracing the Irish in New York City -- Where the Irish lived in New York City -- Sources for the place of origin in Ireland -- The Roman Catholic Church -- Roman Catholic Parishes of New York City -- Cemeteries -- Periodicals -- Websites and publications to compliment your research.
Summary NoteSummary: "The aim of this book is to present a comprehensive overview for anyone wishing to trace their Irish ancestors within the five boroughs of New York City. It is especially beneficial for those researching ancestors from the beginning of the 19th century to the early 20th. The Irish immigrant ancestor who arrived in New York offers researchers a good chance of finding the place of origin in Ireland, whether he or she settled in the city for generations or moved soon after arrival. Helping you find that place of origin is one of the central objectives of this book. To assist you in your search, detailed information about records, resources, and strategies are provided"--Introduction, p. 11.
Acq. Note SourcePurchase; WRHS Genealogical Committee Pat Steve Fund, 2015.
SubjectsIreland -- Genealogy -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Irish Americans -- New York (State) -- New York -- Genealogy -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
New York (N.Y.) -- Genealogy -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
LC Card Number2012-287552
Call Number/Copies 
 WRHS Research Library: F 9 ZSL I5 B931 2014
CA-1501617 c.1: LC class, open stacks [status: NON-CIRCULATING]
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