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LAOIS (Queens) RESORCES & LINKS
« on: Monday 13 July 09 20:16 BST (UK) »
Resources and Links in this Section organised by the following categories:

  Census Records & Census Substitutes
  Church Records & Graveyards
  Land Records & Maps
  Directories
  Places
  People & Families
  Libraries, Museums & History Groups
  Schools, Workhouses, Institutions, Occupations
  Misc. Information

  Laois Genealogical Project
  Laois County Genealogy links
  Irish Genealogical Project-   Laois- lots of links NEW

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Re: LAOIS (Queens) RESORCES & LINKS
« Reply #1 on: Monday 13 July 09 20:16 BST (UK) »
Census Records & Census Substitutes

1828 Tithe Applotments- Tullomoy

1901 and 1911 census
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Re: LAOIS (Queens) RESORCES & LINKS
« Reply #2 on: Monday 13 July 09 20:17 BST (UK) »
Church Records & Graveyards

Church of Ireland:
C. of I. burials, Rathsaran Parish

Roman Catholic:
Portlaoise Parish

Oughaval/St. Colman's Church, Stradbally
Abbeys + Priories in Co. Laois

Memorial Inscriptions for Co. Laois Cemeteries on IGP here
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Re: LAOIS (Queens) RESORCES & LINKS
« Reply #3 on: Monday 13 July 09 20:17 BST (UK) »
Land Records & Maps
Townlands, Parishes, etc.
Counties are made up of parishes and parishes are made up of a group of townlands. If you are doing any research in Ireland these divisions become extremely important.
For further information:
http://www.irishtimes.com/ancestor/browse/records/census/townland.htm new link
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Townland
http://www.ancestryireland.com/database.php?filename=townlands

To find townlands, parishes, etc. in Ireland: http://www.thecore.com/seanruad/
(change default setting from exact match to find part of a word)

1837 Lewis' Topographical Dictionary

Griffith's Valuation

Land Registry
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Re: LAOIS (Queens) RESORCES & LINKS
« Reply #7 on: Monday 13 July 09 20:18 BST (UK) »
Libraries, Museums & History Groups

Laois County Council

Abbeyleix Heritage House
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Re: LAOIS (Queens) RESOURCES & LINKS
« Reply #8 on: Monday 13 July 09 20:19 BST (UK) »
Schools, Workhouses, Institutions, Occupations

Workhouses- Abbeyleix, Donaghmore, Mountmellick
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1831/2 Magistrates

List of some occupations from Lewis' Topographical Dictionary (1837)
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