Tracing Your Roots in the Cahir Area

Local historian, Tommy Hussey presented a lecture called "Tracing Your Roots in the Cahir Area" in Cahir House Hotel, on Thursday, 4th February, 2016. This lecture was of great interest and provided a lot of information to anyone seeking to research their family tree. This page contains some useful documents provided to the society by Tommy as well as the slide presentation from the lecture. Thanks to Tommy for allowing them to be used on this website. All documents are in PDF format.

Slides used in the lecture "Tracing Your Roots in the Cahir Area".            View Document

Records available for the Cahir area and some associated issues.            View Document

Sources of information within Co. Tipperary.                                        View Document

The Place-Names of Decies, the townlands of the
Diocese of Waterford and Lismore by Very Rev. P. Canon Power.            View Document

Links to Useful Sites

1901 and 1911 Census

Griffith's Valuation - 1848 to 1864

Tithe Applotment Books - 1823 to 1838

Family History Research - Sources at the National Library of Ireland

Irish Genealogy website