Local Studies Book Collection

 

The Monaghan Story by Peadar LivingstoneA selection of local histories on County Monaghan are available in the larger Branch Libraries, for example:

  • The Monaghan Story by Peadar Livingstone
  • Shirley’s History of Monaghan
  • Clogher Records
  • History Of Monaghan For Two Hundred Years 1660-1860 by Denis Carolan Rushe
  • Patrick Kavanagh poetry & prose
  • Local Parish Histories
  • Carrickmacross & Clones Lace
  • Archaeological Inventory of County Monaghan
  • At The Ford Of The Birches: The History Of Ballybay, It’s People and Vicinity
  • The Plight Of Monaghan Protestants, 1912-1926
  • County Monaghan Sources in the Public Record Office of Northern Ireland
  • Monaghan In The Eighteenth Century by Denis Carolan Rushe
  • A Time of Desolation, Clones Poor Law Union 1845-50
  • Death Notices & Obituaries in the Northern Standard Newspaper 1839 – 1944.
  • Death Notices & Obituaries in The Peoples Advocate Newspaper 1876 – 1906.
  • Death Notices & Obituaries in The Monaghan Argus Newspaper 1954 – 1959
  • Death Notices & Obituaries in The Farney Leader Newspaper 1908 – 1909
  • Index to the North Monaghan Inquisition Book April 1846 – December 1855 hend by William Charles Waddle.
  • Tithe Applotments, c1830 in book format.

 

The Following Resources are Only Available in the Local Studies Collection at Clones Library:

  • Roman Catholic Church Records for the Diocese of Clogher up to 1880 (On MicroFilm)
  • Presbyterian Church Records for Ballyalbany, Legnacreeve/Braddox, Scotstown, Corlea & *Derryvally (Marriages only) (On CD Rom)
  • Church of Ireland Records for Tydavnet, Tyholland, Donagh, Errigal Shanco & Trough, Clontibret, Drumsnat & Kilmore. (On CD Rom)
  • Folklore Collection of County Monaghan 1930’s (On Micro Film)
  • Grand Jury Presentments 1822-1834 (On Micro Film)
  • Outrage Papers 1832-1852 (On Micro Film)
  • Manuscripts of Irish Civilisation (On Micro Film)
  • Clogher Records 1953 to Present (Books)
  • Register of Presbyterian Marriages for Derryvalley 1846-1953 and 1849-1956 (Books)
  • The Corry’s of County Monaghan (Book)
  • The Cahan’s Register & Index (Books)
  • Admittance Register for Monaghan County Infirmary 1846-1849 + Index (Books)
  • North Monaghan Inquisition Book April 1846 – December 1855 by Coroner William Charles Waddle (Books)
  • Club and Parish Histories (Books)
  • The Northern Standard Newspaper 1839 to Present (Micro Film)
  • The Peoples Advocate Newspaper 1876 – 1906 (Micro Film)
  • The Farney Leader 1908 – 1909 (Micro Film)
  • The Clones Weekly Chronicle 1906 – 1908 (Micro Film)
  • The Monaghan People 1906 – 1908 (Micro Film)
  • The Anglo Celt 1846 – 2007 (Micro Film)
  • The Monaghan Argus 1875 – 1881 and 1954 – 1959 (Micro Film)
  • The Dublin Penny Journal 1832 – 1836 (Micro Film)
  • The Dundalk Democrat 1849 – 1929 and 1931 – 1948 (Micro Film)
  • Griffiths Valuation Maps (Books)
  • 1835 Parish Maps (Book)
  • Transportation of County Monaghan Convicts to Australia (Books)
  • Report of Condition of Poor in Ireland 1836
  • Workhouse Minute Books For Carrickmacross and Castleblayney

 

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