DMP Casualties during the War of Independence Part 3
This talk will continue the story of those members of the Dublin
Metropolitan Police who were killed during the War of Independence by
members of Michael Collins Dublin Active Service unit. The talk will
also cover IRA killings in Cork on a one in one case.
Working with the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland, we are researching Ireland’s unique DNA. We need volunteers to provide samples for this research. If your 8 great-grandparents came from the same area, we need you.
Flagging Ireland is a new 52-page full colour publication (August
2015) by the Genealogical Society of Ireland, edited by Stan Zamyatin.
It deals with the design and use of flags in Ireland, north and south.
It is intended for use by school;s, colleges, sporting clubs and local
communities to assist them in the design, manufacture and use of flags.
This guide takes the reader through the steps to create a wonderfully
vibrant and visible representation of the unique local identities of
communities and groups.
The price is €10 +€2 p&p
For the month of October, the book is available at a discount of €3. Click here
Our Opening Hours
Our archivess and research centre are closed. We hope to re-open in a new location soon
Genealogical Society of Ireland new premises is at an advanced stage of fitting out. Open Wednesdays 10-4 and Saturdays 2-5
Click here for a map showing our new location behind the Loughlinstown Leisure Centre, Loughlinstown Drive, Loughlinstown
Entrance through the carpark of the Leisure Centre.
We are very grateful to Dun Laoghaire/Rathdown County Council which has made the premises available to us.
The computer room and facilities for tracing family history are fully open. The fitting out of facilities for the library and archives is being suspended throughout Heritage Week