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Published by Gill & Macmillan in Dublin .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • Galway (Ireland : County)

Subjects:

  • Galway (Ireland : County) -- History.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 146-148) and index.

StatementPeadar O"Dowd.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDA990.G18 O357 2004
The Physical Object
Pagination169 p., [16] p. of plates :
Number of Pages169
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3353853M
ISBN 100717136876
LC Control Number2004380951
OCLC/WorldCa56653908

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Galway is the second largest county in Ireland and the largest in the province of Connacht, both in area and population. Peadar O'Dowd's interesting history traces its political, administrative, Read more. The East Galway Family History Society which is based in Woodford is the designated research centre for the eastern part of county Galway whilst the Galway Family History Society West undertakes research for the western part of the county which includes Galway City, Connemara and the Islands. The main sources both research companies utilise. Peadar O’Dowd’s A History of County Galway is an enjoyable, accessible and informative study of Galway’s history. A comprehensive book that begins with Galway’s geological formation, O’Dowd’s study of Ireland’s second largest county progresses up to the present day and is the ideal book for anyone interested in the county of the : Peadar O'dowd. Corporation Book of Galway The Book of the Burkes Annals of the Four Masters Leabhar na nGenealach Cuimre na nGenealach Obituary Book of the Franciscan monastery at Galway Annals of the Poor Clares Dominican Annal of Athenry Ogygia West or Iar-Connacht The Lynch Manuscript. The population of County Galway is roughly , people.

Peadar O'Dowd's A History of County Galway is an enjoyable, accessible and informative study of Galway's history. A comprehensive book that begins with Galway's geological formation, O'Dowd's study of Ireland's second largest county progresses up to the present day and is the ideal book for anyone interested in the county of the Tribesmen. Galway has the largest Irish- (Gaelic-) speaking population of any Irish county, and the Irish college at Spiddal has facilities for those wishing to study the language. About one-third of the county’s people live in villages and towns, which, apart from the city of Galway, are small. Headford, a small market town, was in the possession of the St George family between and This book examines how the daily lives of the residents of the town were transformed over that period, mirroring and sometimes deviating from the trends on the national stage. The study explores how the consequences of devastating famine and disease, changes in demography, in the political.   The History of The Town And County Of The Town of Galway by James Hardiman () is the history of the city and county of Galway in the west of Ireland from the earliest times until the early 19th century and is considered by historians to be a definitive work.. Galway is the fifth largest city in Ireland and the only city in the province of Connaught.