The Irish Ancestral Research Association

Index to Articles in the TIARA Newsletter

Back issues of the TIARA Newsletter are available at the TIARA office, 2120 Commonwealth Ave, Auburndale MA, 02466 during the monthly Library Open House.
1984111New TIARA PublicationEditorsAnnouncing the first TIARA Newsletter.
1984112Emigrants from Dromore, County TyroneEditorsIrish landowners in 1835 East Boston.
1984113Rathlin Islanders in CharlestownEditorsUlster Folk Museum seeks descendants' memories of ancestors' origins and traditions.
1984121County Longford Emigrants in BostonMarie DalyBunker Hill and Mount Auburn Catholic Cemeteries' inscriptions.
1984122(Beyond the Ballot Box: A Social History of the Boston Irish, 1845-1917) Book ReviewEditorsDennis Ryan's thorough study of Boston's Irish 'beyond the ballot box'.
1984122Response to Query on Richard WelchMarie DalySenator David I. Walsh connections.
1984132(Children of the Dead End) Book Review.EditorsPatrick McGill's 1914 autobiographical account of the exploitation of children of poor Irish families in the 19th & early 20th centuries.
1984132Daniel O'Connell's Repeal SocietiesEditorsBoston Pilot coverage of Repeal Society activities available at Boston Public Library.
1984142The Origin of the Hedge SchoolsMary DwanFirst of two parts on Irish education and the rise of the Hedge Schools.
1984143The Causes of Death of Irish Buried in Mount Auburn Cemetery.EditorsInformation based on death certificates in chart form using statistics for men and women.
1984144Historical NotesMarie DalyThe role of the Erenagh in the medieval Irish church.
1985212Distribution of Irish Buried in Mt. Auburn Cemetery by Residence [USA/Irish Province]Marie DalyIrish birthplace vs. USA residence.
1985212Repeal Society Meeting ReportsEditorsFrom the Boston Pilot-Jan. 1842-Dec. 1845; to be found at the Boston Public Library.
1985213The Origin of the Hedge SchoolsMary DwanSecond of two parts on Irish education and the rise of the Hedge Schools.
1985222Did You Know That...Eileen MedleyPlanning a Family Reunion.
1985223Sometimes You Just Get LuckyMargaret Jenkins #26Finding ancestor information on Prince Edward Island.
1985224Gravestone Inscriptions: Kilbrogan, Co. CorkMarie DalyFirst probable listing of Kilbrogan headstone inscriptions.
1985225Nineteenth Century Medical DiagosisMarie DalyDiagnoses extracted from Stedman's Medical dictionary, 1982.
1985227Answer to Query Regarding Fr. Edmund WalshMarie DalyBoston-born Jesuit opened Foreign Service School at Georgetown.
1985232Boston's Historic CemeteriesEditorsList of Boston cemeteries.
1985233Did You Know That...George Sanborn #184Albert Ward, St. John, New Brunswick is the only surviving remnant of the 1861 provincial census. Contains 945 names, most of whom were Irish immigrants.
1986311Carney Hospital ArchivesEditorsPapers of Andrew Carney and Carney Hospital records.
1986313Book ReviewEditorsEmigrants and Exiles: Ireland and the Irish Exodus to North America. Kirby Miller, 1985.
1986321TIARA Income StatementEditors1985 Income statement and balance sheet.
1986323Irish Family History SocietyEditorsNew society formed in 1984, based in Tullamore, Co. Offaly. The article includes a listing of genealogical research activities by county.
1986333Extracts of the Totten Family in IrelandEditorsTithe Applotment and Griffith's Valuation records of Tottens in Cos. Armagh, Antrim, Down, & Tyrone compiled by Claire Kaplan.
1986335Births, Deaths and Marriages from the King's [Offaly] County ChronicleEditors1849-1855 records compiled by the Offaly Historical Society.
1986343Repeal Society Meeting ReportsEditors1843 Boston Pilot lists of names, counties of birth, and donation amounts of donors.
1987415The Transatlantic Communities of Boston and IrelandThomas Brown, Ph.D.TIARA Lecture 9 Jan. 1987. A comparison of late 19th century political developments in Ireland and Boston.
1987417Book ReviewEditorsThe Last of the Name - an examination of the influence of oral history of Clonmany parish, Co. Donegal from 1750 to 1850.
1987423The Irish in Worcester, Mass.Tim MeagherTIARA Lecture of February 1987. History of Irish in Worcester from late 18th to late 19th centuries.
1987425The Irish in BostonPatrick RussellTIARA Lecture of April 1987. History of Irish in Boston from Colonial times to early 19th century.
1987432Did You Know That...EditorsThe Grinian of Aileach - 3,700 year old Donegal fortress.
1987433The Irish in Prince Edward IslandBrendan O'GradyTIARA Lecture of May 1987. The 18th century Waterford connection; pre-1765 immigration; 1765-1830 immigration.
1987436Research in the Valuation OfficeEditorsResearch suggestions.
1987441New Officers Elected; TIARA, Inc.; Thank YouEditorsOfficers' list; by-law change; resignation of Marie Daly as Newsletter editor.
1987442Massachusetts Military ArchivesEditorsRecords held at the archives.
1987443What Is in a NameEditorsDiscussion of Irish placenames by Dr. Breandan O'Ciobhain.
1987444A Night in the DarkEditorsFour members discuss recent trips to Ireland.
1988515In Honor of GoodyPatrick G. RussellLast witch hanging in Boston, 1688, of Goody Glover, an Irish Catholic
1988523Tips for Effective Use of Probate and Deed RecordsWilliam SchoefflerLocation and types of records held.
1988525Irish HeraldryEditorsHistory and resources of the Herald's Office.
1988526Genealogy Centre, North West Centre for Learning and Development, DerryBrian MitchellPlans for the Centre.
198853/41Annual Report of the PresidentJoe HowleySummary of year's events and happenings.
198853/43Forced Irish Emigration to the Caribbean in the Seventeenth CenturyLeslie WatsonTIARA Lecture of May 1988. History of indentured servitude starting in the 1630s.
1989611Leitrim Heritage CentreEditorsOpened 1989.
1989612The Kennedys of Boggin, Tullaroan, County KilkennyFrank KennedySuccessful search for Ggf, Patrick Kennedy.
1989613Early Celts in EuropeMargaret Casey TorioTIARA Lecture in December 1988.
19896141834 Census of Ballymodan, County CorkEditorsMainly return of 445 Protestant families.
19896151,000 Letters Later: The Power of Genealogical CorrespondenceJim HolmesSuccessful techniques for making genealogical contacts.
1989616Database Project on Irish EmigrationEditorsUlster-American Folk Park, Omagh, Co. Tyrone project to document Irish emigration.
1989623Genealogical Research in New BrunswickDuane CrabtreeHistory and resources for New Brunswick research. (Updated in 2008)
1989633The History of East BostonMichael LauranoTIARA Lecture of May 1989.
1989636The O'Neils of Kilmore, County WexfordLawrence J. BarrettResearching O'Neil side of family through St. John, New Brunswick to County Wexford.
1989642Annual Report of the PresidentJoe HowleySummary of year's events and happenings.
1989643TIARA Elects OfficersEditorsJoseph Howley, Sheila Fitzpatrick, John saunders, Judi Keane, and Janet Hourigan.
1989644The Farrens of Culdaff, County DonegalBarbara O'Brien SchweizerInsight into Donegal life found in Handbook on Irish Genealogy.
1990713Models for MoversIde O'CarrollPart 1 of a TIARA Lecture of October 1989. The role of women.
1990721Models for Movers (Cont.)Ide O'CarrollPart 2 of a TIARA Lecture of October 1989. The role of women.
1990725Nineteeth Century Irish Immigration: The Literary EvidenceCharles Fanning, Ph. D.Part 1 of a TIARA Lecture of December 1989. Irish immigration experience as seen through the writings of the immigrants.
1990733Nineteeth Century Irish Immigration: The Literary EvidenceCharles Fanning, Ph. D.Part 2 of a TIARA Lecture of December 1989. Irish immigration experience as seen through the writings of the immigrants.
1990736Massachusetts State Archives: Its Resources, Its People, and Its FacilityWilliam MilholmePart 1 of a TIARA Lecture of September 1989. A detailed overview of the building, contents, and staff.
1990742Book ReviewEditorsThe Story of the Irish in Boston: Rise of the Irish middle class in the late 19th century.
1990743Massachusetts State Archives: Its Resources, Its People, and Its FacilityWilliam Milholme2nd of two parts of a TIARA Lecture of September 1989. A detailed overview of the building, contents, and staff.
1990747Gaelic MassElizabeth O'Keefe MaceyHearing the Mass, for the first time, said in the language of her ancestors.
1991811Annual Report of the PresidentJoseph HowleyReview of 1990 activities.
1991813Finding Your Immigrant Ancestors: Passenger Lists and NaturalizationsWilliam SchoefflerTIARA Lecture of April 1990.
1991819TAB at NEHGSEditorsThe complete set of the Tithe Applotment Books on microfilm acquired by NEHGS.
1991821TIARA Surname RegistryEditorsFirst TIARA surname registry, pages 2-9.
1991821Irish Festival at Stonehill CollegeEditorsSponsored by the Irish Cultural Centre.
1991831New BooksEditorsVolume 2 of The Search for Missing Friends (1851-1853); Together in Exile, New Brunswick Irish immigrant genealogies; Hard Times. Hard Men: Maine and the Irish 1830-1860.
1991833A Shipwreck on Our ShoresDavid WadsworthThe wreck of the St. John, carrying Irish immigrants, on the Grampuses in Cohasset.
1991834Harrison Willis Lawrence PellsLouise Redfern PellsRemembrance of TIARA member Harrison Pells.
1991835Irish Research in Atlantic CanadaGeorge SanbornTIARA Lecture of December 1990.
1991842Finding Lost RelationsEditorsUsing the Social Security Death Index.
1991842Did You Know ThatEditorsFr. James Donnelly, Irish priest, travelled in USA 1853-1855. His journal is available at NEHGS.
1991843Stability and Change: The Impact of the Famine in IrelandKevin O'NeilPart 1 of TIARA Lecture of June 1991. An examination of the 19th century Irish history.
1992912New York Newspaper RecordsEditorsA review of Index to Marriages and Deaths in the New York Herald, Volume 2, 1856-1863 by James P. Maher.
1992912Our Readers AskEditorsResearch questions answered by editors.
1992913Stability and Change: The Impact of the Famine in IrelandKevin O'NeilPart 2 of 2 of TIARA Lecture of June 1991. An examination of the 19th century Irish history.
1992915Larne-American CommerationEditorsLarne, Co. Antrim commeration of first emigrant ship from Larne to Boston.
1992916A Problem with Irish RecordsJoseph A. KingIrish land measurement.
1992922Glasgow Catholic Archdiocese Registers IndexedMarie DalyRecords of "Glasgow Irish" now available.
1992922Stories of Early 20th Century Life: An Oral History of Arlington, MassachusettsEditorsArlington life in the era of the coal stove and kerosene lamp as recalled by elders.
1992923Genealogical Research in County Cork, IrelandNora HickeyTIARA Lecture. Resources available for Cork research.
1992932The Irish in AmericaEditorsPatrick J. Blessington's guide to Irish-American literature.
1992932In MemoriumEditorsTwo TIARA members remembered.
1992933The Irish in BostonThomas O'ConnorTIARA Lecture of April 1992. The trials and successes of Irish immigrants in Boston.
1992937Drum Heritage GroupEdward EganRestoration of the Old Drum Cemetery, Co. Roscommon.
1992941Massachusetts Vital Records Bill Sparks ControversyEditorsDiscussion of the bill which will adversely impact genealogists.
1992942Mystery GirlSheldon ChaplinLong-distance research: El Paso to Boston.
1992943Irish Maritime Emigration to AmericaMary MalloyTIARA Lecture of September 1991.
1992947Springfield Genealogical CollectionEditorsHoldings of the Connecticut Valley Historical Museum in Springfield.
19931011Mass. Vital Records Bill FiledEditorsDiscussion of effect of HB93 on the genealogical community.
19931012Obituaries: Bountiful Sources for Irish GenealogistsBob GallagherAncestors too poor to afford newspaper obituaries. However, obituaries may exist and provide "A wealth of information."
19931013Boston's Aid to Ireland During the Great FamineHenry LeeTIARA Lecture of January 1993.
19931017Site of Irish Canal DiggersEditorsArchaeological project at Lockport, IL, site of canal diggers' graves.
19931021H-193 to Be RevisedEditorsEffect of bill on genealogists.
19931022Missing Friends Volume lll AvailableEditorsVolume III - 1854-1856.
19931023The Rascal King: James Michael Curley and Irish-AmericaJack BeattyCurley's rise to power from the Boston slums to the statehouse.
19931032Plans for Grosse Ile National Historic Park Ignite ControversyIrish Echo, August 1993Protest surrounding de-emphasizing tragic events.
19931032Civil War Letters of an Irish SoldierMarie DalyReview of Irish Green and Blue: The civil War Letters of Peter Welsh.
19931033Rathlin Islanders DowneastMarie DalyThe history of Rathlin Island and the connection of islanders to Maine.
19931035Names and Ages of Irish Natives in the 1860 Federal Census of Washington Co., Bearing Rathlin NamesEditorsA list of names and ages.
1994112 & 31EditorialSheila FitzPatrick, PresidentEditor change
1994112 & 33Farmhouse White CakeSylvia Zalla #373, submitterRecipe
1994112 & 34Civil War Soldiers SystemBob Gallagher #633, submitterNational Park Service database of soldier information from both North and South
1994112 & 35Aran StitchesBoston Globe 30 June 1965Tradional stitches used in Aran sweaters
1994112 & 36QueriesEditorsTIARA members' name searches
1994112 & 37Ellis Island: Making the ConnectionEleanor Morrissey, Arlington, MA; by permission Sugrue Family NewsletterReflections on immigrant arrivals
1994112 & 38The Remarkable Mrs. NicholsonCarlyn Cox #750, submitter. From Irish TimesAmerican Protestant Missionary in 1840s Ireland
1994112 & 310Identifying Your Irish Ancestor\'s Townland: Sources in the U.S. and IrelandR. Andrew PierceTIARA lecture, 10 Sep 1993; PART 1 (see also V 11, #4)
1994112 & 314Derry Genealogy Center UpdateEditorsList of records held at Center
19941141A Find in WalthamCarolyn Schofield #614 & Dolores Cifrino #621Hayes, Bandon. Co. Cork
19941142Publications of InterestBetty Furdon #218History Ireland; Bandon Historical Journal; Galway Roots
19941143Identifying Your Irish Ancestor\'s Townland: Sources in the U.S. and IrelandR. Andrew PierceTIARA lecture, 10 Sep 1993; PART 2 (see also V.11, #2&3)
19941146The Robinettes of IrelandWilliam James Robinette #249Robinette; King's [Offaly] County; Methodist; Church of Ireland
19941147Genealogical Resources Boston Public LibraryJoseph G. V. Maciora #1033, submitterBPL Social Sciences Dept., Bates Hall. PART 1 (see also V 12, #2)
199411411Our Experience Researching in the Catholic Parish Records in IrelandLarry Barrett #317, submitterNational Library; Local rectories; Heritage Centres
199411412WWII Registration CardsJames M. Holmes #114Waltham Branch of National Archives; New England registrations
199411413QueriesEditorsTIARA members' name searches
199411414Galway Family History Society (West)Carlyn V. Cox #750Details of Society's holdings
19951211Looking for Mother Mulcahy & Finding So Much MorePaul E. Curran #693Clonmel, Ireland; Fr. Cuddihy; Milford, MA
19951213Tracing Anglo-Celtic RootsBrian O'Regan #628, submitterBritish Isles Family History Society of Greater Ottawa
19951216Thousands of Rare Maps To Be Restored and Put on Public ShowFrom The Irish Times 30 September 1994, by Uinsionn MacDubhghaill16th Century Maps at the National Library of Ireland
19951217Caveat Emptor: The Book of Haslingers Second in a SeriesFrom Vol 24, #4 NGS Newsletter, by Helen Hinchcliff, Chair, NGS Ethics CommitteeBeware of 'Surname' books
19951218Irish Heritage Research / O'Dubhda Clan NewsletterBy permission O'Dubhda Clan Newsletter #6, Conor McHale, Ed.O'Dubhda, O'Dooda, Dowd, O'Dowd research
19951218Second Irish Genealogical Congress 1994By permission O'Dubhda Clan Newsletter #6, Conor McHale, Ed.Highlights of the Congress
19951219Irish Soda BreadCatherine Flynn Volgstadt #946, submitterRecipe
19951219The TruismsLouis MacNeice, Collected PoemsPoem
199512110QueriesEditorsTIARA members' name searches
199512110Church of Ireland Notes: Huguenot Archive is Launched in DublinEastside Genealogical Society Vol XII, #1, June 1994 (Bellevue, WA)Huguenot records at the Representative Church Body (C of I) Library, Dublin
199512111Plastic Sheet ProtectorsMary C. CurtisRecords protection and preservation
19951221Take Me Home to MayoSheila FitzPatrick, President Obituary of Past-president, Joseph F. Howley, 3rd
19951222Publications of InterestEditorsIrish America Magazine; Agnewsletter; Inside Ireland; & Harney Update
19951223An Overview of the Libraries and Their Services at Boston CollegeJim Walsh, Head, Reference services Tufts Arts & Sciences Library TIARA lecture, 9 Sep 1994
19951226Searching for Roots in IrelandLeonard W. Riley #1189Kilpatrick, Co. Wexford; Cooper; Porter
19951227Genealogical Resources Boston Public LibraryJoseph G. V. Maciora #1033, submitterSocial Sciences Dept., Bates Hall. PART 2 (see also V 11, #4)
199512211The National Library of IrelandBy permission O'Dubhda Clan Newsletter #6, Conor McHale, Ed.Facilities and procedures at NLI
199512212QueriesEditorsTIARA members' name searches
199512214Clans of Ireland and Genealogy By permission O'Dubhda Clan Newsletter #6, Conor McHale, Ed.The Clans of Ireland office sponsored by Bord Failte and Dept of the Taoiseach
199512215Finding a Cousin through the MailJanis Duffy Hourigan #336Mailing family search inquiries; Nova Scotia; Duffy; O'Brien
19951231A World of Wonder in a Dresser DrawerBetty Firdon #218, co-editorFurdon; Barna, Co. Galway
19951232Publications of InterestEditorsAssociation of Gravestone Studies; The Irish Link; & NGS Quarterly
19951234In GratitudeSheila FitzPatrick, President Letter from outgoing President
19951234Toll Gate a.k.a. St. Mary's CemeteryMartin Grealish #245Transcription & photography of all headstones at St. Mary's
19951235QueriesEditorsTIARA members' name searches
19951236Records and Research in the Archives of the Archdiocese of BostonRobert Johnson-Lally, ArchivistTIARA lecture 10 Mar 1995
19951238Meditations on the Tragedy of Grosse IleJim Holmes #114Insights and critique of the memorial and park
199512310From 'The Confession of St. Patrick, ca 490 A.D.'by permission Irish Heritage Research #4, March 1995, Conor McHale, Ed.St. Patrick's Confession
19951241Following an Ever-Expanding SearchBarbara Marchand #1032Hanley; Tipperary, Ire.; to Bristol, ME & St. Denis' Church, Whitefield, ME
19951242Publications of InterestEditorsThe World of Hibernia; The Irish Voice; Ireland of the Welcomes; & The Shamrock Connection
19951243Genealogical Research in Massachusetts Court RecordsElizabeth C. Bouvier, Archivist, Div. of Archives & Preservation, Mass. SJCTIARA lecture 8 Jun 1995
19951246QueriesEditorsTIARA members' name searches
19951247Leaving a LegacyMae Prendergast, by permission Journal of the Galway FHS, 1993The meaning of family history / genealogy
19951248An Unexpected TreasureRichard F. Mooney, by permission New York Times 21 Sep 1995Bank records as a genealogical resource
19951248Massachusetts National Guard Military MuseumNugget, editorsThe Salisbury Street Armory - contacts, hours
19951249Sir Richard John Griffith and Griffith's ValuationBy permission O'Dubhda Clan Newsletter #5 (May 1995), Conor McHale, Ed.Griffith biography & summary of Valuation
199512410The Ogham StonesCarlyn Cox #750, submitterEarliest Irish written language
19961311Lament of the Famine VictimsAnn M. BurnsOriginal Poem - 22 Oct 1995. 150th Anniversary. RI Irish Gen. Society
19961312Publications of InterestEditorsThe New England Ancestry Connection & Eire-Ireland
19961313Family History on PBSSylvia Zalla #373Synopsis of ten-part instructional series on family history, broadcast in 1996
19961314The Plymouth CollectionLee Regan #841, by permission Plymouth Collection News, Sep 1995Holdings of the Plymouth Public Library
19961315History on a PlacematMargaret Grey #411, submitterSuccess story of nine Young Ireland members transported to Australia
19961316The Fitzgeralds of Boston to 1870Editors, based on TIARA lecture by Mike Johnson #574Computer databases of Fitzgeralds based on vital records, censuses, directories, etc for city of Boston
19961318QueriesEditorsTIARA members' name searches
199613213Who's Who in TIARA and If You're IrishYou Can Be in Two Places at the Same TimeEditorialsBernie Couming, Pres.; 13-14 Sept Irish Gen. Conf.
199613214Publications of InterestEditorsCarlow, Past and Present; Leitrim Guardian; aROUNDtheTABLE; The Cork Genealogical Society; & Hungry Hill.
199613215Immigrant City: Search for SecurityGratia Dunham MahonyTIARA lecture, 8 Sep 1995, Part 1. The Irish of Lawrence, MA (see also V 13, #3)
199613218Decades-old Irish Adoption Files DiscoveredBoston Globe 9 Mar 1996, submitted by Betty Furdon #218Irish records of forced adoption 1948-1962
199613219Carlow County Heritage Society (see Publications p 14)Michael Purcell (CCHS)Services provided by Society
199613219County Carlow Success StoryMaureen Speed #1218Bennett; Rosdellig, Co. Carlow
199613220Significant Dates in Irish Historycompiled by editors1601-1948
199613221Faith and the GenealogistJohn Cusimano, by permission. Sylvia Zalla #373, submitterApproaching genealogy from a historical perspective
199613222The Bardic Clans of IrelandIrish Heritage Research #8, by permission. Dennis Ahern #826, submitterOverview of Bardic history - 1050-1650 A.D.
199613223The Search for the Cyber-Holy Grail or How to Pick an Internet Service ProviderDean Novelli, by permission. Sylvia Zalla #373, submitter.Part 1 - finding & evaluating ISPs. (see also V 13, # 3)
199613225QueriesEditorsTIARA members' name searches
199613226The Black IrishBy permission O'Dubhda Clan Newsletter #3 (Feb 1995), Conor McHale, Ed.Based on 1994 Irish Roots 1, 2, & 4. The history of the Irishness of Montserrat
199613329England's Irish Slaves - American Ireland Education FoundationPhyllis Doherty #432, submitter. Robert E. West, PECIrish in Aruba; Irish Catholics in West Indies
199613333Survey of June TIARA AttendeesCarlyn Cox #750Genealogy involvement and resources used
199613334The Money Tree and The Lost Book of ClonenaghIrish Heritage Research, March 1995, Conor McHale, EditorThe 'fable' of the money tree of Co. Laios
199613335Immigrant City: Search for SecurityGratia Dunham MahonyTIARA lecture, 8 Sep 1995, Part 2. The Irish of Lawrence, MA (see also V 13, #2)
199613339QueriesEditorsName searches
199613340The Search for the Cyber-Holy Grail or How to Pick an Internet Service ProviderDean Novelli, by permission. Sylvia Zalla #373, submitter.Part 1 - finding & evaluating ISPs. (see also V 13, #2)
199613342Lexington Museum Traces Irish HeritageOtto Peter Erbar, Lowell Sun, 1 Aug 1996The story of the Famine at the Museum of Our National Heritage
199613445Yesterdays PastPaul Curran #693St. Mary's Cem; Milford, MA
199613446Publications of InterestEditorsNew Hibernia Review
199613447National Museum of Civil War MedicineSheila FitzPatrick #10, submitterExhibits the story of hospitals and medical advances during the Civil War
199613448Genealogical Research in IrelandMarie Daly, TIARA founder & 1st presidentTIARA lecture, 9 Feb 1996. Library & Archival holdings in Ireland.
199613453Names of Children in Ireland before the FamineBy permission, Irish Heritage Research, #9, May 1996, Conor McHale, EditorTraditional naming patterns
199613453Boston Area Computer-Based Genealogy ResourcesBill Gerber #91On-line genealogy bulletin board services
199613454QueriesEditorsTIARA members' name searches
199613455Genealogically SpeakingMartin Grealish #245, submitterVariation on 'I'm My Own Grandpa'
199613456Are You Looking for the Right Surname? A LightheartedNora M. Hickey; submitted by Carlyn Cox #750Secondary surname usage in Ireland
199613457St. Nicholas' ChurchChristine Hunt, by permission, Journal of the Galway FHS, 1993Overview of the history of St. Nicholas' Collegiate Church, Galway
199613458Book review - The Irish American Family Album by Dorothy and Thomas HooblerKathleen A. ZallaCelebrates The nameless whose lives form the bright threads of green and gold in the American tapestry.
19971411Winifred Rush Marries John Hurney 11/24/1879Carlyn Cox #750, co-editorMaking contact with relatives in TIARA
19971412Publications of InterestEditorsFamily Chronicle
19971413Women in Ireland's Information IndustryEileen Truath, professor Northeastern UniversityTIARA lecture 10 Feb 1995. Influence on Irish culture by Irish women in the workplace.
19971414Claddagh Ring Story - exerpt (pp40-42)Cecily JoyceCladdagh, Co. Galway - an overview
19971415Persistence PaysJan Fortado #1095Kenney-La(o)ngevin; Spellman-Hughes local and Irish searches involving internet, letter-writing, & phone books
19971415The Formula of 8870P.E.I. Gen. Soc. Newsletter #55, Nov 1990Finding ages, DoB, & event dates using formula
19971416The Mary Bassett ClockSubmitted by Michael F. Dwyer #1253Mary Dwyer Basset, 'shirt-tail' relative's family legacy; Co. Kerry
19971417QueriesEditorsTIARA members' name searches
19971419Some Families from IrelandBy permission O'Dubhda Clan Newsletter, Conor McHale, Ed.History of derivation of some Irish names, based on The Surnames of Ireland, Edward MacLysaght
199714110Farmhouse White CakeSylvia Zalla #373Soda bread recipe
199714111Shedding Light on the Dark AgesDennis Ahern #826Development of the TIARA website
199714112Hard-to-Trace Irish RootsBoston Sunday Globe, 1 Dec 1996, from the Los Angeles TimesOvercoming reluctance of Irish government to release family information to Irish-born adoptees.
199714217You will never lend her another poundJim Forti #10991907 letter from Skibbereen, Co. Cork
199714218TIARA's Response to the Irish County Heritage Center ControversyBernie Couming, PresidentDiscussion if the need for a strong response by TIARA to the disappointing performances by Heritage Centers
199714219Go Raibh Maith AgaibhBetty Furdon and Carlyn Cox, EditorsThanks to newsletter volunteers and contributors
199714220Social Service Records in BostonPeter Holloran, Professor, Pine Manor CollegeTIARA lecture 19 Dec 1994. Concerning the initial efforts, in mid-19th century, of Boston charitable and church organizations to provide for destitute children.
199714224Copyable formsEditorsForm for abstracting R.C. Church data from Griffith's Householder's Index
199714226QueriesEditorsTIARA members' name searches
199714227Irish AdoptionsNugget - Boston Globe - two articles1 Dec 1996 & 31 Jan 1997
199714227Passing Strangers No MoreBoston Globe, 31 Jan 1997, by Lois R. SheaThe reunion, in NH, of Irish sibling adoptees 44 years after their adoptions.
199714230Book review - Angela's AshesJanet Rush HealyWe are sadthankful, and proud of Frank McCourt [for the] truth, without pretense.
199714333Persistence Pays OffPhyllis & Ed Doherty #432Monastrevan, Kildare - Kelly find
199714334Publications of InterestEditorsThe Claddagh Society& The Immigrant Experience
199714335The Graveyard as a Genealogy ToolCornelia Jenness, Association of Graveyard StudiesTIARA lecture 7 Apr 1995. Graveyards as sources of information; primer on gathering data
199714337Miracles Do HappenTerrance Casey #435Cullen; Carroll; Co. Kilkenny; Lancashire, England. Serendipitous meeting at the Archdiocesan Archives.
199714338Calendar TheoryJoe Graham #379Julian and Gregorian Calendars
199714339QueriesEditorsTIARA members' name searches
199714340Linked At LastJudith Connors Lubinski #1308Connors; Grady - Newtown, Kilgogen Parish, Co. Galway; Finn; Farrell; Noonan - Oranmore, Co. Galway; Archdiocesan Archives; Galway FHS.
199714341About the IrishJanis Duffy Hourigan #336Poem
199714342Overdue Apology to the IrishDavid Nyhan, Boston Globe, 4 Jun 1997Tony Blair's apology for Britain's responsibility for the Irish Famine
199714343The Query That LingersBernie Couming #561Massachusetts' historical / genealogical resources.
199714343The Five James LongsThelma Crader #1370Complications in research, Are they five different individuals, or are one or more of them the same person?
1997143461900 CensusEditorsCopyable census form
199714449Garden of the HeartBill Carolan #354Murphy, Gortnagree, Cahircaveen, Co. Kerry
199714450Publications of InterestEditorsFamily Chronicle
199714450FolkloreNora M. Hickey, APGThe collection at the Arts Building, UC Dublin
199714453Just Black and WhiteDavid MishkinTIARA lecture 8 Dec 1995. History, preservation, and restoration of photographs.
199714456Queries Open DoorsJames Forti #1099A 'Query' answered.
199714456Notes from Our Latest TripLarry Barrett #317Successes at: Registry, St. Joseph's Hospital, Dungarvan, Waterford; Donegal Ancestry Center, Ramelton; Valuation Office, Dublin.
199714457QueriesEditorsTIARA members' name searches
199714458Nineteenth Century Medical DiagnosesMarie Daly & EditorsCommon diseases and conditions afflicting many immigrants.
199714460Book Review - Going to Ireland: A Genealogical Researcher's Guide by Sherry Irvine and Nora M. HickeyBrian O'Regan #628I recommend you add this guide to your list.
199714461TIARA Responds to the Irish Heritage CouncilBernie Couming, Pres., Paul O'Connor, Sylvia Zalla, Dennis Ahern, and Mary Ellen GroganTIARA responses to Council's call for views of Irish genealogical records and resources.
19981511Bearer, John RiordanSusan Steele #1025Rockgrove House, Glounthaune, Co. Cork
19981512Catalogues of Interest to the Irish GenealogistEditorsCash's of Ireland; Blarney Gift; Rego Irish Records; Creative Irish Gifts.
19981513The Year in Ireland: Irish Calendar CustomsKevin Danaher, Mercier Press, 1972The Cake Dance (pp 79-81) that takes the cake
19981514Passenger Lists for the Port of Boston: What the Indexes Don't Tell YouJanis Duffy Hourigan #336TIARA lecture 9 May 1997. Importance of going beyond index and referring to original manifests.
19981517The McAuley Family of Belfast and QuincyPatriot Ledger, Quincy, MA, 1961 by Maureen McAuleyBelfast and Glasgow shipyard workers divided by the foot they dug with. Assuming aliases to enhance employment chances.
19981519NuggetJim Holmes #114MA town vital records as the preferred resource
199815110First ImpressionsJan Fortado #1095The beauty of the sights, sounds and smells of Ireland
199815111QueriesEditorsTIARA members' name searches
199815112National Genealogical Societyby permission NGS, Submitted by Bernie Couming #561Standards for Using Records Repositories and Libraries, NGS
199815113Norman Surnames?History IRELAND, Vol 1 #4 Winter 1993Letter to the Editor re: Cody, Corish, Costello, Delany, Tracy, Gaffney
199815113Ireland and the Normans: Progress or DeclineHistory IRELAND, Vol 1 #3 Autumn 1993 (pg. 48)Anglo-Norman to Anglo-Irish names
199815217America's Only Irish Round TowerPaul Curran #693St. Mary's Cemetery, Milford, MA
199815220National Genealogical Societyby permission NGS, Submitted by Bernie Couming #561Standards for Sound Genealogical Research, NGS
199815221Irish CitizenshipFrank Faulkner, professor, Holyoke C. C. Author Irish Citizenship HandbookTIARA lecture 12 Apr 1996
199815224QueriesEditorsTIARA members' name searches
199815225Little Did We ThinkChristine Sullivan and Patricia Sullivan #1509Herlihy, O'Mahony, O'Donovan, Charlestown, Skibbereen, TIARA meeting Skibbereen connection.
199815226Never Overlook Probate Records!Jean Leboucher #108Relatives found through death records and Probate Court follow-up.
199815227Go dtuga Dia fairsinge do chro’ I gc—na’ duitContributed by Richard Hayes #564Irish greetings & blessings
199815227Reestablished RootsAmy Higgins Tull #1578Higgins; Connaughton; Waltham; Loughrea, Co. Galway. Waltham Rediscovered by Kristen A. Peterson
199815229A Lonesome Train in Room 105By Adair Lara, San Francisco Chronicle, 12 Mar 1998Searching for grandfather at Room 105, Vital Statistics, Dept of Health, San Francisco
199815230B—tharSubmitted by Bernie Couming #561Limerick group dedicated to Helping People to Help Themselves.
199815333BOSTON DISCOVERIESDorothy Hogan #1226Hogan-Moore; Ireland, NH, MA
199815338Immigrant History of Boston's North EndPatrick Leehey, Rsch. Crdntr., Paul Revere HouseIrish, Italian, Jewish immigrants to North End
199815341QueriesEditorsTIARA members' name searches
199815342AnnaCathy Corcoran, guest columnist, Patriot LedgerAnna Moran Naughtin - found because [she] wanted herself known.
199815343Eighth Annual Irish FestivalBernie Couming, President, #561Congratulatory editorial om TIARA's success
199815343NuggetSusan Steele #1025Forest Hills Cemetery's 150th Anniversary - burial place of Eugene O'Neill and Andrew Carney
199815344Clues in Census Records, 1850, 1850-1920Claire Prechtel-Kluskens, NARA ArchivistCareful searching reveals much based on DoB, PoB, DoM, Immigration, Naturalization, etc.
199815449One Day Soon! (Finding living relatives)Cynthia L. O'Casey #1809Theresa Casey, Boston, MA
199815450Catalogues and Book Lists of Interest to the Irish GenealogistEditorsThe Irish Bookshop; Irish Books and Media; Dufour Editions, Inc.; Roberts Rinehart, Pub.; Irish Studies by Syracuse Univ. Press
199815451News from the President's DeskBernard Couming, PresidentResults of TIARA's Customer Satisfaction Survey of Irish Heritage Centres
199815452You Should Go Back AgainDennis Ahern #826Higgins, McAteer/McIntyre in Glenravel & Glenballyeamon, Co. Antrim
199815453The Wreck of the St. JohnFrom an Edward Rowe Snow story. Contributed by James Thomas Doane #1205October 1849 wreck of the St. John from Galway on Grampus Rocks, Cohasset, MA
199815455A Genealogist's Christmas EveBetty Jo Beck. Submitted by Bertram Temple #777Poem
199815456Famine Graves on Deer IslandJohn McColgan, Ph.D, #142Article based on queries about TIARA lecture of 11 Apr 1997
199815457Surnames in MongoliaBernie Couming #5611920s Communist plan to break-up clan allegiances by banning use of surnames
199815458QueriesEditorsTIARA members' name searches
199815459Tracing Ancestors in LeitrimSe‡n O'Suilleabh‡in, County Librarian, Co. LeitrimTIARA lecture 12 May 1995
19991611Julia, Julia, Julia, JuliaCarlyn V. Cox #750 co-editorSources, search, Ireland & Boston
19991615Galway Marriages in LiverpoolJo McCannAnglo-Irish Group of Liverpool & S.W. Lancashire FHS marriage indexes of 'Galway' people
19991617Customer Satisfaction Survey of Heritage Centres in IrelandTIARA, 1998Background on Centres and TIARA member responses to survey questions
199916111Civil War Soldiers SystemFrom ISOA (In Search of Ancestors); BYU Elderhostel Instructors' PublicationNational Park Service database of Union & Confederate soldiers
199916112Go Raibh Maith AgaibhSusan Steele & Carlyn Cox, EditorsThanks to the Newsletter staff and volunteers
199916113QueriesEditorsTIARA members' name searches
199916114Ballykilcline SocietyNuggetBallykilcline, Kilglass Parish, Co. Roscommon
199916114Kavanagh ClanNuggetContact information
199916217A Fateful Cup of CoffeeDennis J. Ahern #826Ahern, Mt. Auburn Cemetery find!!!
199916220CostumeLife and Traditions in Rural Ireland, by Timothy O'LearyHistory of early Irish dress
199916221How they Lived: Food 2Jane O'BrienHistory of Irish food
199916223QueriesEditorsTIARA members' name searches
199916224Irish Families in Ancient Quebec RecordsQFHS - Connections, Vol 21, #1, Sept 199817th & 18th century Irish immigrants to Canada
199916226The Elusive AncestorMerrell KentworthyPoem
199916227The Irish in Lawrence, MassachusettsTom LeavittTIARA lecture 12 Sep 1997. Lawrence from 1845-1855
199916333When Irish Eyes Are SmilingJanis Duffy #336ICC Festival at Stonehill
199916333June Was Election MonthEditorialNew officers
199916335Netting an AncestorSusan Steele #1025Ilinois search via History of Pike County Illinois at NEHGS; Griggsville (IL) Area Gngcl. & Hstrcl. Society; GenForum surname search.
199916337Black '47 and the Boston City CouncilJohn McColgan, Ph.DTIARA lecture 11 Apr 1997, Part I. The role of the Council in dealing with poverty and disease during the early years of Irish immigration. (see also V 16, #4)
199916341QueriesEditorsTIARA members' name searches
199916343National Genealogy Centre Plan RejectedJohn Burns, The Sunday Times (London), 11 Jun 1999Dublin self-service genealogical research center plan rejected by the Arts and Heritage Ministry
199916344RootsCathy Corcoran, The Patriot Ledger (undated)Crossmolina, Co. Mayo, Moran, McLaughlin, Walsh, Shaughnessy
199916345Deer Island Death/Burial IndexIndexed & published by IGSI, St. Paul, MNSheets 1 & 2. Others to follow in future TIARA Newsletters. (see also V 16, # 4 & V 17, #1)
199916449Finding Irish Relatives: Serendipity and LuckDavid Collins #1369Quirk; Mocollop, Waterford; Framingham / Belmont, MA
199916450EditorialJudith Barrett, PresidentTIARA's future in the new century and millenium
199916452There's More to Genealogy/Family Research Than Meets the EyeNot listedFamily medical histories uncovered through genealogy.
199916453Black '47 and the Boston City CouncilJohn McColgan, Ph.DTIARA lecture 11 Apr 1997, Part 2. The closing of Deer Island Hospital in 1848. (see also V 16, #3)
199916456QueriesEditorsTIARA members' name searches
199916457The Irish Music Collections at Boston CollegeGaelic Roots, 20-26 Jun 1999 p 11Irish Music Center at the Burns Library; O'Neill Library holdings
199916458The Massachusetts Archives: into the Twenty-first CenturyJohn Warner, Jr., Ph.D #1956; Archivist of the CommonwealthProfessional and personal views on the value of records at the State Archives
199916460Some of Us Are Lucky Enough NOT to Have Names Like Murphy and O'NeilCarlyn V. Cox #750All Massachusetts birth, death, marriage, passenger list, and census records for the Rush name.
199916460When You Want to Take a BreakGENEALIB, compiled by Barbara DonleyGenealogical fiction list.
199916461Deer Island Death/Burial IndexIndexed & published by IGSI, St. Paul, MNSheets 3 & 4. Others to follow in future TIARA Newsletters. (see also V 16, #3 & V 17, #1)
20001711A New Look for TIARAJudith Barrett, PresidentTIARA's new logo
20001715Boston Cemetery ResearchMarie Daly, founder & past presidentTIARA lecture Jan 1998. Catholic cemetery research; resources
200017111Using the Internet for Irish ResearchDennis AhernTIARA meeting 14 Jan 2000. Internet and print resources.
200017112New Family History and Genealogical Centre at the National Library of IrelandWilliam T. and Rita V. O'Connell #661NLI's progress toward more 'user-friendly' genealogical research facilities.
200017112Don't Forget Surname DatabaseEditorsSubmitting information to TIARA's Surname Database
200017112If You Visit Gettysburg, PASheila FitzPatrick #10The Irish Brigade memorial Celtic Cross at Gettysburg
200017113Deer Island Death/Burial IndexIndexed & published by IGSI, St. Paul, MNSheets 5 & 6. (see also V 16, #s 3 & 4; V 17, #2)
200017115QueriesEditorsTIARA members' name searches
200017217The Davis Family in Nova Scotia or One Successful Search Using MapsJoe Shea #1548Map use in genealogical searches and map sources
200017220Nugget - Irish Heritage TrailSusan Steele #1025Boston's Irish Heritage Trail website
200017220Classmates.comJim McDonough # 1961Subscription to leads to discovery of 1st cousins
200017221No Need to KnockEd and Bev Wright #2193Great success on 1st trip to Ireland; Bradley; Birr, Co. Offaly
200017223Ellis Island - Isle of Hope - Isle of TearsBob Gallagher #633The 'immigration process', National Monument status; Immigration History Center.
200017224Before Ellis IslandJohn A. Barnes in Irish American Landmarks Castle Garden immigrant station
200017225QueriesEditorsTIARA members' name searches
200017226If You're Looking at Cork, Don't Forget the Casey CollectionRay Marshall, by permission, Minnesota Genealogical Society. Submitted Bernie Couming #561O'Kief, Coshe Mang, Slieve Lougher and the Upper Blackwater. Invaluable 16 volume resource by Casey.
200017226The Casey CollectionMary Taylor BradfordBiographical sketch of Casey
200017227Nugget - Gloucester Fisherman's MemorialElaine Comeau #1532 & Carlyn Cox #750Website and other information
200017227An E-mail SmileEditorsSpinning' a family story
200017227Nugget - Council of Irish Genealogical OrganizationsEditorsCIGO series Exploring Irish Genealogy; contact information
200017228Publications of Interest to the Irish GenealogistEditorsOrdering information - Richard Griffith and His Valuations of Ireland by James R. Reilly; Index of Irish Wills 1484-1858; The Graveyard Shift.
200017228Old Families of Newry & District - Gravestone Inscriptions, Wills and Biographical NotesRSJ Clarke, Ed; Ulster Historical Foundation, Pub.Ordering information
200017229Deer Island Death/Burial IndexIndexed & published by IGSI, St. Paul, MNSheets 7, 8, & - Conclusion. (see also V 16, #s 3 & 4; V 17, #1)
200017231Deer Island Historyby MA Water Resources AuthorityTimeline - 1630-1999
200017333The Game is in the Chase...'Bob Gallagher #633Bundick in Virginia from England; Gallagher; Martin Keefe, U.S. Army.
200017334EditorialJudy Barrett, PresidentTIARA accomplishments; need for continued volunteer support.
200017336The Burning of the Ursuline Convent in CharlestownChristian G. SamitoTIARA lecture 9 Apr 1999. Anti-Catholic prejudice before and after the fire. Early Nativism & Know- Nothingism.
200017346Researchers Trace Roots of the Irish to SpainNicholas Wade, New York Times, 2 May 2000Trinity College, Dublin research. Y chromosome DNA research shows Connaught males origin in Spain. (see related article in this newsletter)
200017347Snippets of HistoryFrances Sugrue, Clann O'Siochru Newsletter, Vol 9, #2, Winter 2000Sons of Milesius of Spain settle in Ireland ca 1,000 B.C. (see related article in this newsletter)
200017449My Dear and Loving Childrena story of perseveranceMichael Dwyer #1253Flynn; Cassidy; Fall River; Cloonduane, Co. Mayo.
200017452Take Part / Volunteer / ShareCarlyn Cox & Susan SteeleThank you to all participants. Continual need for volunteers.
200017453Family History Research - National Library of Ireland (NLI)Susan Steele #1025Parish Registers in the NLI.
200017454Strangers in the BoxUnknownPoem
200017454Nuggets - McManus & Crowley ClansPhil McManus & Tom CrowleyContact information on both clans.
200017455Mount Calvary Cemetery in Roslindale:Irish Placenames Carved in StoneR. Andrew PierceTIARA lecture 8 Oct 1999. Catholic cemeteries as a resource for specific Irish birthplaces.
200017459What is an Ahnentafel?By permission, Illinois Genealogical Society Quarterly, Spring 1998Vertical, numbered ancestor chart
200017461QueriesEditorsTIARA members' name searches
200017461The Irish ChristmasFrom The Year in Ireland by Kevin Danaher, Mercier PressTraditional Christmas celebrations in Ireland.
200017462Latin Phrases & NamesBy permission, Boston Archdiocesan ArchivesCommon terms used on Church Baptism and Marriage records
20011811William Sullivan of Kilboy, Ballyfeard, Co. Cork (The Bulldog Factor)David Collins #1369Sullivan; Meskill; IGI; Ryan's Irish Records; English PRO & MOD; Naval Communications Specialist volunteers, Plymouth, UK; Fr. Daniel Burns, Belgooly.
20011814So, You Think You're Irish?Sue Webb BodishbaughChanging names and nationalities.
20011815Letters of Some Irish Emigrant McAteers of Killoughagh, CushendallDennis AhernTIARA lecture 12 June 1998. Letters from America to Ireland.
20011819The County of MayoFrom Ireland in Poetry, Charles Sullivan, Ed.Translation from 19th c Irish by George Fox
200118110QueriesEditorsTIARA members' name searches
200118111Manuscript Collections Newly CataloguedDr. Noel Kissane, Keeper of Manuscripts, NLIIncludes information on many significant estate collections.
200118111Can You Stump Dr. Heald?Bruce Heald, Weirs Times, Weirs, NH, 11 May 2000Alfred Kelly's headstone found in house foundation.
200118112Serendipity has no limitsMayo Newsletter News, 20 Oct 20001st cousins reunite after 47 years
200118112MWRA Memorial to the Victims of Deer IslandPeter F. Stevens, Boston Irish Reporter, Dec 2000Memorial proposal.
200118113Preservation InformationHeritage Preservation News Release, Summer 2000Preservation recommendations.
200118113What Is a..EditorsPrimary and secondary sources.
200118114What Does It Mean?Andrew Sanger, Exploring Rural Ireland, Passport Books, 1991Irish topographical, architectural terms
200118217The Cousin ConnectionMary Choppa #1791Ward; Connolly; Sullivan; Sharon, PA; Cuyahoga Co., OH; Merthyr Tydfil, Wales; Lismore, Co. Waterford; Tom Reilley, new-found cousin.
200118221QueriesEditorsTIARA members' name searches
200118222New York Passenger ListsWalter HickeyTIARA lecture, 10 Dec 1999. 'Custom List' - 1820-1897; 'Immigration List' - 1897-present.
200118228Once We find Them What Do We Call Them?EditorsRelationship terms explained.
200118229Nugget - But, Who Is My Cousin?N. Rutstein, A Prescription for the Disease [Racism]We all were, 30 generations ago.
200118229Nugget - Irish Relatives and FriendsEditors8,500 Irish names appearing in the Irish American, 1850-1871
200118229Nugget - Help Bring the Valuation Maps to AmericaMarie Daly #1Sale of Maps to NEHGS
200118230With Apologies for our OversightEditorsPoem, A True Irish Song; immigrant ship Essex
200118230Nugget - 18th century Irish adoptionIrish Roots, Summer 1992History of Irish adoption.
200118333Go West Young Woman! or What Grandma Didn't KnowSusan Steele #1025Desmond & McShane research from Co. Cork to Malden, MA to Hancock Co., ME to Wright Co., MN. Minnesota Nice.
200118335In Memory of ElaineA Wednesday Volunteer - Elaine Comeau 1933-2001Carlyn V. Cox #750A tribute to Elaine Comeau
200118339Irish Estate Papers: Identifying Landowners and Locating RecordsKyle J. BetitTIARA lecture 8 Jan 1999.
200118344Nugget - Catholic Cemeteries to Consolidate FunctionsThe Pilot 11 May 2001All Archdiocesan Cemetery records located at Holy Cross Cemetery, Malden.
200118344How DNA Research Offers Clues to Irish AncestryMark J. O'MalleyNotes on Dr. Richard Roderick's lecture of March 2001
200118346QueriesEditorsTIARA members' name searches
200118346Nugget - http://www.theirishemigrant.comPaula Higgins #1682Shipwrecked Irish in Bahamas - James Cardinal Gibbons
200118449Jan and Mary's Excellent Adventure in New YorkJanis P. Duffy #336 & Mary Choppa #1791Genealogical research in NYC
200118453QueriesEditorsTIARA members' name searches
200118454Irish Famine OrphansPeter MurphyTIARA lecture 11 Feb 2000. St. John Immigrant Orphan Asylum Ledger - 1847-1849. History of Irish immigration to Canada.
200118460Holiday Shopping IdeasSusan Steele #1025Genealogy for Kids - book list.
200118461Indexes to Estate Records in IrelandBeth L. Mullinax, IGSIUpdate to Kyle Betit's talk of Jan 1999
200118462TIARA Members ProjectsCarlyn V. Cox #750Ongoing genealogically related projects by TIARA members.
20021911Right in Front of My NoseJudith S. Izenberg #2458Successful search at Brandeis; NARA, Waltham; NARA, Pittsfield; BPL for 'Wignet'/'Veendam', father's immigration ship
20021914If at first you don't succeed Try, try againCarlyn V. Cox #750Inspired by Judith's story, Carlyn found Rush ancestor 1865 arrival in NY.
20021915Nugget - Passenger List UpdateWalter Hickey #257Newly obtained and expected passenger list films at NARA, Waltham
20021915Nugget - Probate RecordsEditorsDefinition and location of records
20021915Nugget - Abstract from Chapter 99Laws of MassachusettsEditorsResponsibilities of reporting births defined
20021916The Rogue's March: The St. Patrick's Battalion in the Mexican-American WarPeter F. StevensTIARA lecture - 10 Mar 2000. Part I (see 2002 Vol 19 #4)
200219112QueriesEditorsTIARA members' name searches
200219112Nugget - Quick Research Tips from Using the Social Security [Death] IndexEditorsObtaining copies of original application
200219113Shrove Tuesday / Shrovetide WeddingsFrom The Year in Ireland by Kevin Danaher, Mercier Press, 1972Traditional pre-Lenten observations
200219114Why I Love GenealogyGordon Scotland websiteGenealogy enables us to find ourselves
200219114SUCCESS is Being PreparedSusan Steele #1025Beginning a successful research trip.
200219217John McCormack - FenianG. Douglas IdeJohn McCormack of Fitchburg, MA
200219218Nugget - TIARA projectDennis Ahern #826Indexing Irish death notices
200219218In MemoriamEditorsE. Claire Kaplan #166 and Barbara Marchand #1032
200219222Nugget - Steamship PhotosEditorsUniversity of Maryland Steamship Library
200219223Famine Lifelines: The Transatlantic Letters of James PrendergastEdward T. McCarronTIARA lecture 8 Dec 2000. Letters, 1841-1850, from Ireland.
200219227Nugget - We Think We Have ProblemsContributed by Dolores Cifrino #6211871 Buffalo, NY wages.
200219228Midnight Madness at the ArchivesJanis Duffy #336Midnight, April 1, 2002 release of 1930 Federal Census at NARA, Waltham.
200219229Milestones in American History Recorded by the CensusBy permission, Wright County, MN Historical Society1787-1990
200219229TIARA Member ProjectsEditorsNames, addresses & projects of members
200219230QueriesEditorsTIARA members' name searches
200219230Virtual Bouquets: The Kindness of a StrangerBy permission, Barb ThomaseBay sale of family Bible
200219333The Bulldog Revisited: The Successful Search for Agnes Sullivan NicholsDavid Collins #1369Federal Censuses; NC, VA, PA resources; RAOGK and other internet connections
200219334Thank you Judy Barrett / Welcome Janis DuffyEditors & Janis Duffy, Acting PresidentJudy Barrett steps down; Janis Duffy assumes acting presidency
200219335Discovery Works in Both DirectionsBy permission, Margaret Jenkins #26Family connections established from Enniskillen to Boston
200219338Nugget - 1930 CensusEditors List of the 12 states indexed for 1930 FC.
200219338Nugget - 1850s Travel in IrelandBy permission, Henry McDowell, Inside Ireland, 19801850s coach trip from Westport, Galway to Dublin
200219338A Search for Missing Friends Success Story - ISheila FitzPatrickMissing elements to FitzPatrick story found in Vol 7 of The Search for Missing Friends
200219339Family Research Using the Boston Public LibraryHenry Scannel, Curator of Microtext and Newspapers, BPLTIARA lecture 12 Jan 2001. Genealogy resources at the BPL
200219342Nugget - Bridget/DeliaEditorsThe nickname, Delia, for Bridget
200219343Foundfrom The Parliamentary Gazetteer of Ireland, 1846A sample of the contents - Innisboffin, Co. Mayo
200219343ObituaryBoston Globe, 15 Apr 2002Thomas Kearney, born on Great Blasket Island
200219344Governor Pataki Dedicates Permanent Irish Hunger MemorialPress Release, 16 Jul 2002Battery Park City
200219345QueriesEditorsTIARA members' name searches
200219345TIARA Member ProjectsEditorsNames, addresses & projects of members
200219346Don't Forget the Pub as a Research Facility!James W. (Jay) Lucas #2536(Mc)Lucas; Deehan; Inishowen, Ballybrack, & Balleighan Co. Donegal; and The Drunken Duck Pub
200219449A Tale of Two WomenLibby Gaffney #2311The legacies of Ggms, Catherine O'Callaghan Ambrose and Johanna Troy Ambrose
200219452With Modesty19th Century Diaries from Normal SchoolRichard Higgins, Boston Sunday Globe, 9 Jan 2000Diaries of the first nine students - 1839-1850 at Lexington Normal School - on display at Framingham State College Library
200219453Irish Immigrant Women in the 19th CenturyMarie Daly #1The change in status of Irish women: employment, marriage, education.
200219458TIARA Member ProjectsEditorsNames, addresses & projects of members
200219459Maggie FoleyPeter F. StevensTIARA lecture - 10 Mar 2000. Boston political activist. Part 2 (see 2002 Vol 19 #1)
200219461Book ReviewsEditorsThe Wicklow World of Elizabeth Smith; Mary Carbery's West Cork Journal 1898-1901; & MŽin’, the Blasket Nurse.
200219461Tis Herself: The Irish Woman in 19th Century Family HistoryEditorsA select bibliography
200219462Sain Brigid / St. Brigid's CrossFrom Celtic Saints, Pitkin Guides 1995Biographical material on the saint and the tradition of the cross in various Irish counties
20032011They Gave Us the Gift of This CountryMary Choppa #1791September 11, 2001 - Successful researching in England and Ireland; 4th Irish Genealogical Conference; sympathy of Irish and English.
20032015Genealogy AdventuresRobert Gallagher #633The 'serendipity' that befalls a diligent researcher.
20032016The History of TIARAMarie Daly, founding member20th anniversary retrospective of the origins and growth of TIARA.
200320111QueriesEditorsTIARA members' name searches
200320112You Never KnowGreg Atkinson #1766The thrill of the genealogical hunt
200320112TIARA Books - Best Seller ListBob, Liz and Mary - Ways and MeansTop ten sellers for 2002
200320113Master John Sullivan of Somersworth and Berwick, and His Family - excerptJohn Scales, Dover, N.H.18th century letter of apology from Mrs. Sullivan to Mr. Sullivan, complete with run-on sentences!
200320113Obituary DatabaseDennis Ahern #826Update of the TIARA Obituary Database
200320114TIARA Member ProjectsEditorsProjects currently undertaken by TIARA members
200320114The Beginning of a Long JourneySusan Steele #102520th anniversary Powerpoint presentation of TIARA history by Judy Barrett and Janis Duffy. (available on CD at ICC Library)
200320217Exploring Local History Sources - A Beautiful Union: Irish Catholics in a Yankee Protestant TownSusan Steele #1025An overview of the growth of the Catholic community in Malden, MA from 1850. Resources used in the in the project.
200320221NuggetEditorsAnnouncement of McManus Clan gathering at Boxborough in 2004
200320222Shanty Irish in Lawrence, MassachusettsJoseph BlanchetteTIARA Lecture 12 May 2000. Excerpts from his book, The View from Shanty Pond, on Lawrence Irish as seen through his Uncle Peter's poetry.
200320228NuggetsEditors1. Research hours for summer 2003 at the State Archives, BPL, Vital Records, and NEHGS. 2. Visit of 'Jeanie Johnston', a replica immigrant ship, 24 July-4 August 2003. 3. Deer Island Irish Memorial Project.
200320229Internet ResourcesDennis Ahern #826Usenet newsgroups and E-mail servers.
200320229TIARA Member ProjectsEditorsProjects currently undertaken by TIARA members
200320230Celebrating 20 YearsEditorsList of over 100 newsletter contributors
200320333Population & Emigration in 19th Century IrelandDavid Collins #1369 - after Vaughn & Fitzpatrick19th Century statistics - census, emigration.
200320337From Ireland to Prince Edward IslandJames E. McElroy #107Book Review - PEI obituaries 1835-1910 and gravestone inscriptions.
200320338St. Vincent de Paul Parish: The Immigrant Church of South BostonJean Clougherty OueletteA church visit and the story of the move of St. Vincent's from High Street to South Boston in 1872
200320339Emigrant Patterns from Ireland to CanadaMary ClancyTIARA Lecture 9 June 2000. Cholera ships; Grosse Ile; Atlantic Provinces' Irish History.
200320342Dress in Ireland: A HistoryCarlyn Cox #750, contributorBook Review - Clothing, textiles, and fashion of our Irish ancestors
200320343Follow the Clues - Dating Your PhotographsMaureen TaylorUsing photographs in genealogy
200320345QueriesEditorsTIARA members' name searches
200320346TIARA's 2003 Fall scheduleMary ChoppaMeetings and Banquet
200320346From the WebDennis AhearnWebsite news
200320346Monthly Meeting NoticesKathy RoscoeNew format
200320449The Madden Family in Safe Harbor, Lancaster Co., PABarbara A. McCarthy #1869The successful search for the Pennsylvania records of Johanna (Grammy) O'Donnell.
200320452If, at First, You Don't SucceedRobert Gallagher #633Cemetery search - St. Paul's, Arlington, MA
200320453Any Strangers in the Grave?Joe Shea #1548The cemetery records of a headstone with only the family name, reveal many previously unknown family members
200320453The Catholic Cemetery Association, Inc.EditorsA list of cemetery records now maintained by the Archdiocese at Holy Cross Mausoleum, Malden, MA
200320454A Problem with a Family PlotNancy Fennessey #2040Difficulty finding heirs to family plot.
200320454Expert Advice: Types of CemeteriesBy permission, Betterway BooksFive types of cemeteries.
200320455From Irish Wakes:A Luxury of Friendship and GriefDoris V. Cummins with permission from IFHF Jan/Feb 1998Irish Wake Customs
200320456Cemetery ScribingClaire Smith #2548TIARA Lecture June 2003. Gravestone scribing at Cedar Grove Cemetery, Dorchester.
200320456TIARA Cemetery ProjectsEditorsTIARA members' cemetery projects and contact information.
200320457Townland SearchEditorsTombstone inscriptions as a resource of family origins.
200320458The Guide to Massachusetts CemeteriesDavid A. LambertTIARA Lecture October11, 2002.
200320459Wish We Had a PictureSusan Steele #1025A look at an 1881 funeral in Malden, MA
200320460St. Patrick Cemetery, Lowell, MADavid McKeanAn update of the TIARA Lecture June 13, 1997 including website address .
200320462Nugget - Cemetery TermsEditors - from Rochester's History ~ An Illustrated TimelineA short list of cemetery terms.
200320462Nugget Jim Holmes #114Dunham's Green Book, a listing of active cemeteries in New England published annually by Dunham, New London, NH
200320462More Than a CemeterySusan Steele #1025Forest Hills Cemetery - year-round programs.
200320462When They Want to Be FoundMarion Conery #1931Serendipity in cemetery searches.
200320463A Random Act of Genealogical KindnessMary Ellen Peters #1758RAOGK volunteers and volunteering.
200320463A Must-Read Article from Cemetery Resources around New EnglandLaura Prescott in New England Ancestors Fall 2003The Association of Gravestone Studies - preservation, reading, and photography of gravestones.
200320464VQA Seeks Volunteers to Inventory Old Cemetery MemorialsMilwaukee Journal/SentinelContact information
200320464Overseas CemeteriesEditorsContact information for maps and locations of American Memorials and Cemeteries.
200320464The Commonwealth War Graves CommissionIrish Family History Forum March/April 1999Burial/Memorial information for Commonwealth Forces deaths in WWI and WWII
200320464NewgrangeEditorsPrehistoric Irish Passage Tomb.
200320465A Picture Is Worth a Thousand WordsEditorsFuneral directors' records as family history resources.
200320466Irish Research Builds CharacterJames Lucas #2536Persevering over the years to find Ggm's grave.
20042111Our Mysterious AnastasiaMichael Dwyer #1253Connecting Dwyer family of Caherdaniel, Kilcrohane, Co. Kerry to Dwyers of Willimantic, CT and Newport, RI (See Vol. 23 #1)
20042114NUGGET - Bere Island Martello TowerEditorsProposed restoration of a Martello Tower
20042114NUGGET - Saturday hours at Archdiocesan ArchivesEditorsContact information - new hours begin January through May 2004
20042115Headstone HitsRosemary Nunnally #2478Submission information for headstone inscriptions which list locations in Ireland
20042115Project: St. John's Cemetery, Worcester, MAEditorsProposal for project with contact information
20042116Emigration-The Passage-New York-The War-PriceSubmitted by Dennis Ahern #826 from The Cork Examiner 23 Jan 1864 by James LearyA letter from Boston to Killarney. A cautionary tale of advice to future emigrants
20042118Passenger Rules and RightsEditors from The Cork Examiner 18 Jan 1864Conduct to be observed aboard every passenger ship leaving the United Kingdom
20042118NUGGET - Now what? Online: Grave SignsSharon DeBartolo CarmackQ & A
20042118QueryEditorsVarious names
20042119Wealth of the Irish Poor LawGeorge B. HandranTIARA Lecture 14 April 2000
200421114QueryEditorsTownland queries
200421114Irish Tax RecordsBeth & Paul Rouda #2409Using the Records of Household Occupancy-Rate Payerat the Valuation Office, Dublin
200421217You Can Do It TooJudith S. Izenberg #2458Planning a family reunion.
200421218We RememberCarlyn V. Cox #750In Memory of Elizabeth M. Furdon (see Betty's reprinted article on p 29)
200421218Special OpportunityEditorsState Archives open for TIARA members on Sat., June 17
200421219Keep an Open MindRichard D. Kelly #1725LDS searchable databases for 1880 U.S. and 1881 Canadian censuses
200421220Expert Advice: Don't Get Lost on the WebExcerpted from Finding Your Roots Online by Nancy Hendrickson10 tips on staying on course while web-surfing
200421220Tip of the Week: Evoking MemoriesViolet Milne McIntyre by permission of Family Tree MagazineUsing recollections and memories of other family members.
200421221Approaching Your Research through Genealogy and Local History:The Example of BallykilclineMary Lee DunnTIARA Lecture - 12 April 2002
200421227Nugget - Boston Boundary ChangesCarlyn V. Cox #750Using 'Map of Boston Boundary Changes 1634-1946' to aid searches
200421227Focusing on a Twig, Branch or LimbBy permission of RootsWeb ReviewGuidelines for reaching genealogical goals for 2004
200421228Headstone HitsRichard D. Kelly #1725Gravestone information from various regional cemeteries. HELP NEEDED TO MANAGE THIS COLLECTION
200421229A World of Wonder in a Dresser DrawerElizabeth M. Furdon #218A reprint of Betty's article - see 1995, Vol 12, No. 3, Pg 1
200421230NuggetSusan Steele, Ed.Transcription volunteers needed
200421230It's All in a NameDavid Collins #1369Some unusual names from various records.
200421333Margaret Barry and the Lessons She Taught MeKathleen Roscoe #893Interesting twists in search of GGGgm's burial place.
200421334From the Desk of the PresidentJanis Duffy #336Reflections on presidency and TIARA history
200421335Desperately Seeking Storage SpaceSusan Steele #1025TIARA needs space for office and record storage
200421336You Be the Judge (How Important Is This Forester Information?)Examples of the information found in the records of the Massachusetts Catholic Order of Foresters.
200421336NuggetEditorsSigning with an 'X'
200421336Books on Oral HistorySubmitted by Marcia MelnykBibliography dealing with preservation of family oral histories
200421337Using Oral History in GenealogyMarcia MelnykTIARA Lecture - 12 February 1999
200421344Celtic HistorySubmitted by Jack Cooney. Reprinted with permission of The Septs, Vol. 21, #1Review of a survey of Celtic History lecture by Roderick Mac Rae delivered at an IGSI quarterly meeting.
200421345Lament for a Picket FenceJames W. (Jay) Lucas#2536A story of Grandfather Lucas, a Boston bootlegger.
200421345NuggetEditorsRecent additions to the TIARA website
200421346Headstone HitsRichard D. Kelly Jr. #1725Augusta, ME, St. Mary's Old Catholic Cemetery
200421346Headstone HitsHelen C. Benoit #2372Northampton, MA, St. Mary's Cemetery
200421449Manslaughter in MaldenSusan Steele #1025Successful research of 19th c. newspapers at the Boston Public Library.
200421450Nugget - TIARA'S NEW OFFICEJanis Duffy & Susan SteeleTIARA's office open in Auburndale.
200421452NuggetDennis Ahern #826Update of Irish death notices on TIARA's website.
200421452Library Loans More Than BooksEvelyn McElroy #107Canadian Archives newspaper collection on microfilm is available for loan at local libraries.
200421453Newspapers in Family History ResearchReprinted with permission of The Irish Family History Forum.Overview of genealogical information to be found in newspapers.
200421454The Brooklyn Daily Eagle - 1842-1902 OnlineBob Gallagher #633A report on the searchable database of 147,000 pages of The Brooklyn Daily Eagle.
200421455NuggetEditors19th c. Irish letters and artifacts newly acquired by the Burns Library.
200421455Nugget - United States Newspaper ProgramEditorsA project to create a database of the names, publishing history, and availablility of all U. S. newspapers.
200421455Nugget - Boston Public Library WebsiteEvelyn McElroy #107Access to the BPL's website.
200421456A Search for Missing Friends Success Story - IIMarie E. Daly #1. Reprinted by permission of the New England Historic Genealogical Society. A discovery in Vol. 5 of The Search for Missing Friendsfinds Murphy family ancestors in Co. Cork.
200421457Ornaments to the Department: The Search for Images of Boston Police Officers Killed in the Line of Duty, 1825-1972Margaret R. Sullivan #2444TIARA Lecture - 14 February 2003
200421466CarolanWilliam Carolan #354Uncovering 19 c. Irish records leads to discovery of 'lost' ancestor in Chelsea.
200421466Your Ancestor's World RevealedEditorsSynopsis of John Philip Coletta's talk, 'Using Nineteenth-Century Newspapers' given at the NE Regional Genealogical Conference in 2003.
20052211Patriot, Poet, and Public Servant John E. Gilman (1844-1921)Richard C. Gilman #993Biography and family history of John Gilman of Boston.
20052212Foresters ProjectSusan Steele #1025Moving the records from Boston to TIARA's office in Auburndale.
20052215Courage, My Boy, Don't Fear the OceanMary T. Whelan #401The serendipitous search for grandfather's roots in France and Switzerland.
20052217Marriage Customs and FolkloreVarious sourcesIrish and French Canadian customs.
20052219Ongoing Irish Newspaper DatabaseDennis Ahern, Website ManagerMore than 50,000 records available on
20052219NuggetEditorsHistorical value of the dollar.
20052219A New Source for Worcester, MAEditorsDatabase of tombstone inscriptions from St. John's Cemetery, Worcester at TIARA's office.
200522110Research Tour to DublinMary Ellen Doona #1629 and Eleanor Correia #7372004 NEHGS Genealogy trip to Dublin.
200522112NuggetCarlyn Cox, EditorBetty Furdon's book and paper collection at the TIARA office library.
200522113Enlisting SupportBy permission of Family Tree Magazine Email UpdateNARA's new WW II enlistment records' database.
200522113QueriesEditorsMember family search queries.
200522114Office Open HouseEditorsTIARA's office open house - January 16, 2005
200522114Donovan/O'Donovan Clan ReunionEditorsJuly 5-9, 2005 contact information for Cambridge reunion.
200522114Old NewsEditors1840s Irish newspaper extracts on Famine activity.
200522217Finding Ancestors in the Police Notes Isn't Always BadMaureen Quinn #509TIARA Website provides webpage information for Australian family searches.
200522218Saved from the Shredder?Susan Steele & Carole Sullivan, Foresters Project Co-directorsSaving the Foresters Records from destruction.
200522219Write Your Own Obituary?Bob Gallagher #633Obituary writing on your own. Avoiding the pitfalls of incorrect information.
200522220TIARA's First(but definitely not last) Research Trip to IrelandCarolyn Woznick #2310 & Ben Woznick #2310Success and 'great fun' on Dublin Trip.
200522221QueriesEditorsMember family search queries.
200522222Welcome New MembersEditorsNames of new members
200522222Thank You for Your Donations & NuggetEditorsAppreciation for new records donated to TIARA Office.
200522223Beginning Your Scotch-Irish ResearchLinda MerleTIARA lecture - 14 June 2002
200522229NuggetsEditorsBoston Passenger List is online, etc.
200522230Some Genealogical Resources at the State Library of MassachusettsEva Murphy #2494, Reference Librarian, State Library of MassachusettsMaterial available at the State Library.
200522333Never Give UpMary L. Meservey #1745The trunk in the attic leads to Irish relatives Diamuid Grainger and Clayton Love.
200522334From the President's DeskMary E. Choppa #1791Thanks to volunteers.
200522335Welcome New MembersEditors
200522335NuggetEditors1911-1915 records at Mass. Archives.
200522335NuggetEditorsForesters Project update
200522336NuggetEditorsNaturalization Certificates
200522337In, around and after Dublin 2005John Hoye & Audrey McCarthy #62Ireland research trip 2005 successes.
200522338Sullivans Are TraceableMary Tyrrell #2678Ireland research trip 2005 - finding Beara O'Sullivans.
200522339Ordnance Survey Memoirs of IrelandSusan Steele #1025Available at O'Neill Library; based on Ordnance Survey Maps - Natural features, economy, population, topography, economy, and migration.
200522339Jack O'LanternBy permission Macon County Chronicle. By Melissa FallsAn Irish legend.
200522340White Lies: The Liberties with Facts That Confound Irish Family ResearchMichael DwyerTIARA lecture - 14 May 2004
200522346Book Review: Tracing Your Limerick AncestorsJohn Thompson #1621A list of references Limerick County justifies the cost.
200522449Tales from the Pension FilesFrank Conery #1931Family records of Civil War service found in pension files at NARA in Waltham and Washington.
200522451NuggetFrom 'Around the Table', Genealogical Roundtable NewsletterThe major killer of the War between the States was sudden and uncontrollable disease.
200522452Sister AnthonyPeter StevensA continuation of a TIARA lecture given on 10 March 2000.
200522454NuggetJoan Winters #1658William Francis Skehan's Civil War records found at the U.S. Military Institute, Carlisle, PA and NARA
200522455Civil War Soldier, Christopher Byrne, Writes HomeRuth-Ann M. HarrisA record of Christopher Byrne's life from his birth in Ireland to his death in Idaho.
200522458Civil War ResearchDennis Ahern #826TIARA lecture - 12 March 2004
200522462Five Finnegan Brothers in the Civil WarMadeleine F. McBride #276Letters and family history of the Finnegans. Census, pension records, and probate court searches.
200522464NuggetEditorsVermont Soldier's Stories by Donald H. Wickman
200522464NuggetEditorsNARA online orders for Civil War pension files.
200522465Civil War and Its ConsequencesBrooklyn Eagle April 15, 1861A critique of the war at its outset.
200522465Let Us Honor the Dead by Imitating His ExampleBrooklyn Eagle April 17, 1865A tribute to Abraham Lincoln.
200522466Obverse of the Flag by TiffanyMassachusetts State House's Flag ProjectHistory of the 4th Regiment Irish Brigade flag.
200522467CharlestonHenry Timrod Civil War Poetry
20062311DNA Studies A New Research ToolMarion Conery #1931Using DNA to identify ancestral relationships.
20062312Words of GratitudeCarlyn V. Cox #750Thanks to Forester Project volunteers and donors.
20062313The Forester Project GrowsSusan Steele #1025The history and future plans for the Foresters Project.
20062315On Your Irish BookshelfSharon DeBartolo Carmack, CG #2828New Newsletter feature: Book reviews on all things Irish.
20062316Donegal in Boston Life and PoliticsJohn McColganThe contributions of the Inishowen people to Boston.
200623111Storm EffectsFrom 'Around the Table' Vol 13 #2 October 2005The Allen County Public Library's donation efforts to record restoration following the Gulf Coast hurricanes.
200623112Anastasia: The SequelMichael F. Dwyer #1253Search strategies to find more information on cousin Anastasia Dwyer.
200623112NuggetFrom Olochlainns Vol 7 #6 Aug-Sep 1992Ireland's Other Famines: Dates of famines including 1846-47 from 1318 to 1879-80.
200623113Extracts from the Immigration Report of 1853British Parliamentary Papers 1854, XLVI, ((1763)Progress of Irish immigrants into Canada who were forwarded to other sites in Canada, USA, and Australia.
200623114Report on Irish TeleconferencesSharon SergeantReport from
200623217Keep an Open Mind and Positive AttitudeBob Gallagher #633More success on the second TIARA Ireland Research trip.
200623221Forester FindingsSusan Steele #1025Testimonial about successful Foresters search.
200623221Pilot Program TIARA Members OnlySusan Steele #1025How to request a Forester search.
200623222My Foresters FindKathy Roscoe #893Testimonial about successful Foresters search.
200623222NuggetBy permission of Family Tree Magazine EmailAncestral Autographs - suggested resources for finding ancestors' signatures.
200623223Hudson Woman Finds Lost Relatives in Northern IrelandBy permission of Community News Company; Rosemary Rimkus & David Collins #1369Marie Wells' life-long search for her mother's family.
200623225The Irish in Benedicta and Houlton, MERichard D. Kelly #1725Three publications dealing with the history of Irish immigration to Aroostook Co., ME
200623226On the Irish BookshelfSharon DeBartolo Carmack, CGFour memoirs of Irish life.
200623226NuggetTiara Library - Mary Rita Grady, CSJ #1794An update on the cataloging of the holdings, which are nearly ready for browsers - and for volunteers.
200623227Royal LectureSusan HoodTIARA lecture - 10 Oct 2003. The holdings and history of the RCB (Church of Ireland) Library in Dublin.
200623333Procrastination: You Could Be the Loser!Brian Reynolds #2182Gathering and organizing family history information before it's too late.
200623334Welcome New MembersEditorsList of new members since the last issue.
200623335Theme Issue for DecemberCarlyn V. Cox #750Request for articles related to 'Irish Arts' theme.
200623336Will the Real James Morris Oakley Please Stand Up?Bob Gallagher #633There must be a preponderance of evidence to establish a certain link to an ancestor. Getting sidetracked by identical names and settling for the wrong person can lead to the ruin of an otherwise excellent genealogy.
200623337On Your Irish BookshelfSharon DeBartolo Carmack, CG, #2828Sharon's reviews of Grenham's 3rd Ed. of Tracing Your Irish Ancestors; David Ouimette's Finding Your Irish Ancestors: A Beginner's Guide; Marie Daly's video, Getting Started in Irish Genealogy; Brian Mitchell's Pocket Guide to Irish Genealogy; and Radford and Betit's A Genealogist's Guide to Discovering Your Irish Ancestors.
200623339Lease for Three LivesAudrey McCarthy #62An explanation of the three types of land tenure: Freehold, Leasehold, and Tenancy-at-will.
200623340Pre-Famine Seasonal Migration to England and ScotlandRuth-Ann M. HarrisTIARA lecture of 13 May 2005.
200623346We Try HarderSusan Steele #1025, Project DirectorSuccessful searches of Forester records.
200623449The ShopLiz Breadon #2092Life in the family store in Cooneen, Co. Fermanagh
200623451Am I Irish???Robert Lynd, Home Life in Ireland, 1908Who is the real Irishman?
200623453On Your Irish BookshelfSharon DeBartolo Carmack, CGReviews of Irish related books.
200623453Genealogy Research Trip to IrelandEditorsItinerary for the 2007 research trip.
200623454Celtic Decorative Art in the Christian EraRobert Gallagher #633An overview of early Celtic art - Crosses and the Book of Kells.
200623455Riverdance and the Image of IrelandDr. Sally K. SommersTIARA lecture of March 2003
200623460What's in a Name?Susan Steele, Foresters Project DirectorProgress of the project and surname information.
200623461The Irish National AnthemEditorsThe text and history of the anthem.
200623462The Bride's Death-song and An Irish Adept of the IslandsLady Francesca Speranza Wilde {1887]Irish legends
20072411Irish DivorceJoyce Curran Cannon #1579Joyce's discovery of her grandfather's grave and the sadness surrounding his life and death.
20072412TIARA UpdateEditorNew staff and library announcements
20072415On Your Irish BookshelfSharon DeBartolo Carmack, CGReviews of Irish related books.
20072415NuggetEditorA book recommendation from Joyce Curran Cannon, The Louisburgh-Clinton Connection: A Social Study. 3,000 immigrants from Louisburgh, Co. Mayo to Clinton, MA
20072415NuggetEditorA book recommendation from Mary Ellen Grogan, The Highland Lady in Ireland: Journals 1840-50. Notes of a Co. Wicklow landlord's wife during the Famine.
20072416Where the Family Tree Is PlantedMary Rita Grady, CSJ #1794Notes on two County Cavan books at the TIARA Library.
20072417Mind Games 101Bob Gallagher #633Double-checking your research process. Finally finding a tombstone, Four feet in front of the stone were the footprints I had made just an hour ago.
20072417Make That Extra EffortJoan Winters #1658Civil War pension search via Google.
20072418Success Is EditorNetworking about the 2007 Ireland research trip.
20072419A Foresters Project UpdateSusan Steele #1025, Project DirectorSuccessful searches
200724111Irish CitizenshipFrank FaulknerTIARA lecture of April 12, 1996. Article repeated from V 15 No. 1.
200724114My Famine Irish AncestorsKitty Murtagh #2786The story of Betsy O'Connor McDonnell's immigration in 1850.
200724115NuggetEditorHelpful Irish librarians.
200724115NuggetEditorRelocation of Boston City Archives.
200724217The Cork SoldierRosalthie Sorrento #1600Local, state, and federal resources used to research Civil War veteran, Michael McDonald. Boston Catholic Cemetery Office records help to find McDonald family graves.
200724219Hungry JulyPeter F. StevensChristian Celtic observances in the month of July.
200724220The Background of the TinkersNuggetBrief background on the history of Irish Tinkers (Irish Gypsies).
200724221On the Irish BookshelfSharon DeBartolo Carmack, CG #2828Book reviews: Dwelling Place of Dragons by Marjorie Harshaw Robie (2006); The Prendergast Letters : 1840-1850 (2006).
200724222Another Unadvertised SpecialJohn Thompson #1621Newsletters and periodicals held in the TIARA Library.
200724224Transcriptions, Family Bible Records etc.Robert Gallagher #633The benefits of using manual transcription, especially with older family records: Manual transcription requires reading and understanding of the text material.
200724225A Genealogist's Guide to IrelandMary Ellen Grogan #1342Resources available at the National Library of Ireland.
200724226Come Back to Erin, MavourneenJoe Shea #1548 - from the Septs, April 2005Fr. Joe Scannell's letter about his 1954 trip to Killorglin, Co. Kerry, the birthplace of his mother, Mary Agnes (Shea) Scannell.
200724227Why Peat Can Be Used As a FuelNuggetLack of oil and coal in Ireland makes carbon-based peat a good fuel candidate.
200724228St. Mary's Cemetery, MilfordBarbara Minnehan #2592TIARA lecture of May 12, 2006.
200724230Another Satisfied CustomerSusan Steele # 1025Foresters Project Update
200724231Expulsion of TenantryEvening Post, September 20, 1847Ninety-nine houses pulled down.
200724333The Journal of a Mariner from YoughalSubmitted by Audrey McCarthy #62Excerpts from the journal (ca 1850-1870). Patrick Meade's travels and adventures at sea.
200724334Where Did the Summer Go?Mary Choppa, PresidentReview of summer's activities and plans for upcoming year.
200724335MGC ConferenceJohn Thompson #1621Review of TIARA's participation in July conference.
200724335ICONS FestivalMary Choppa, PresidentThanks you to volunteers.
200724335New and OldEditorNew officers.
200724340Welcome New MembersEditorList of new members.
200724341On the Irish Bookshelf: Learning about Ireland's History through FictionSharon DeBartolo Carmack, CG, #2828Reviews of seven books of Irish historical fiction.
200724342What's in a Name?: Using Irish Naming Patterns in Genealogical ResearchThomas A. Dorsey, J.D., PhD. #2695Usefulness of Irish naming patterns and caution in relying on them.
200724344A Genealogist's Guide to IrelandMary Ellen Grogan, Vice-presidentThe National Archives of Ireland
200724345A Treasure TroveSusan Steele, Foresters Project Director #1025Project progress and significant information found in records.
200724346Famine FolkloreSubmitted by Tom Toohey #2705Two brothers burying their mother during the Famine.
200724346Meeting ScheduleEditorOctober, November, & December meetings.
200724347And Now There are ThreeThelma Crader #1370Continued search for the Long family 1744-1988
200724449Family Finds, Never FinishedCarolyn Jack #2902TIARA Ireland 2007 - Success in Mayo & Donegal
200724450Top Ten FunMary Choppa, PresidentWhy it's so much fun to go on a group research trip.
200724452The MeetingConnie Koutoujian #256A 'plain and homely wife'.
200724453Rockgrove RevisitedSusan Steele #1025TIARA Ireland 2007 - More success. Revisit Cork after 15 years for Riordan/Reardon research.
200724455Primary Records - The Real ThingJoan Winters #1658TIARA Ireland 2007 - Relatives found; family stories heard in Athlone.
200724456Three Windows and a Door of OpportunitiesJudith Izenberg #2458TIARA Ireland 2007 - Success in Roscommon and Mayo.
200724459History through the Foresters EyesSusan Steele #1025Interesting findings in the records.
200724460My Momma Done Told Me or Family Stories-101Bob Gallagher #633Gallagher connections to Annie Oakley, Rembrant Peale, and Charles Willson Peale.
200724461Priests' Records Make for a Fascinating ReadRoxanne Moore Saucier by permission of the Bangor Daily NewsRecords of the Priests of Benedicta and Houlton, Maine - 1833-1861.
200724462Thank YouCarlyn V. Cox #750Carlyn reminisces about her 13 years as TIARA's Newsletter editor.
200724463TIARA VolunteersMary Choppa #1791, PresidentA thank you to Carlyn Cox.
200724463Thirteen Years, Fifty-four Issues and Countless HoursSusan Steele #1025Carlyn Cox' co-editor, Susan Steele's tribute to Carlyn.
20082511From the PresidentMary Choppa #1791, PresidentThe history and the future plans of TIARA.
20082512A TIARA samplerDavid Collins #1369Articles from past Newsletter issues.
20082513Foresters UpdateSusan Steele #1025, Project DirectorAn up-to-date review of the Foresters Project.
20082513QueriesEditorTIARA members' name searches
20082514Passenger Rules and RightsEditors from The Cork Examiner 18 Jan 1864Conduct to be observed aboard every passenger ship leaving the United Kingdom
20082514Famine Graves on Deer IslandJohn McColgan, Ph.D, #142Article based on queries about TIARA lecture of 11 Apr 1997
20082515The Wreck of the St. JohnFrom an Edward Rowe Snow story. Contributed by James Thomas Doane #1205October 1849 wreck of the St. John from Galway on Grampus Rocks, Cohasset, MA
20082516Meditations on the Tragedy of Grosse IleJim Holmes #114Insights and critique of the memorial and park
20082518In Honor of GoodyPatrick G. RussellLast witch hanging in Boston, 1688, of Goody Glover, an Irish Catholic
20082519Genealogical Research in New BrunswickDuane CrabtreeHistory and resources for New Brunswick research. (Updated in 2008)
200825110World of WonderBetty Furdon #218Furdon; Barna, Co. Galway
200825111Any Strangers in the Grave?Joe Shea #1548The cemetery records of a headstone with only the family name, reveal many previously unknown family members
200825112Tales from the Pension FilesFrank Conery #1931Family records of Civil War service found in pension files at NARA in Waltham and Washington.
200825113Procrastination: You Could Be the Loser!Brian Reynolds #2182Gathering and organizing family history information before it's too late.
200825114A Story of Ireland: The ShopLiz Breadon #2092Life in the family store in Cooneen, Co. Fermanagh
200825115Planning a Reunion: You Can Do It TooJudith S. Izenberg #2458Planning a family reunion.
200825116The Irish in Worcester, Mass.Tim MeagherTIARA Lecture of February 1987. History of Irish in Worcester from late 18th to late 19th centuries.
200825118County Longford Emigrants in BostonMarie DalyBunker Hill and Mount Auburn Catholic Cemeteries' inscriptions.
200825119Welcome New MembersEditorsNew members 2007 & 2008
20082522President's MessageMary ChoppaHappy Anniversary
20082522TIARA's Success StoryEditorVolunteers
20082523The History of TIARAMarie Daly #1 - Founder1983-2008
20082527QueriesEditorsMember queries
20082528Presidential ReflectionsSheila FitzPatrick #101991-1995
20082528Reflections from a Past PresidentJanis Duffy #3362004-2006
20082529My Three Years at the HelmMary Choppa #17912005-2008
200825210TestimonialTom Toohey #2705Personal Reflections on importance of TIARA
200825211Foresters Project - Seedling to TreeSusan Steele #1025Director's reflections on progress of the project.
200825213TIARA Workshops and ConferencesMary Choppa #1791; Mary Ellen Grogan #1342; Beth McAleer #2300; and Kathy Roscoe #893Participatory and organization-sponsored workshops and conferences
200825214TestimonialThelma Crader #1370Personal Reflections on importance of TIARA
200825215Research Trips to IrelandMary Ellen Grogan #1342Trips first offered in 2005
200825216The TIARA WebsiteDennis Ahern and Carolyn Jack #2902Begun in 1996 - history and improvements
200825217TIARA BooksLiz Breadon #2092; Bob Burke #1469; Mary McCarthy #2092Books offered by TIARA
200825218The TIARA Collection of Books and MediaMary Rita Grady, CSJ #1794The organization of the TIARA Library
200825219The TIARA NewsletterCarlyn Cox #750 The history of the Newsletter 1984-2008
2008253 & 41President's MessageMary ChoppaReview of 2008; Preview of upcoming year
2008253 & 42TIARA Officers 1983-2008EditorsComplete list of TIARA's officers
2008253 & 42Townland Maps of IrelandEditorsDonated to Boston College
2008253 & 43TIARA, the Next 25 YearsGreg AtkinsonReflections on TIARA's past and promises of the future
2008253 & 44Pictures of the Anniversary EditionJohn ThompsonStories behind some of the ancestral photographs included in the Anniversary Edition
2008253 & 47Foresters FindingsSusan Steele, Foresters Project DirectorIrish Foresters who returned to Ireland
2008253 & 48QueryEditorDescendant searches
2008253 & 48NuggetEditorSearching graduation lists - Mary Dorion
2008253 & 411Members-OnlyEditorStaffing hours of the TIARA Library
2008253 & 411TIARA Meetings 2008-2009EditorSpeakers and meeting locations
2008253 & 413TIARA 2008 Salt Lake CityMary Choppa, TIARA President & Member #1791, et alReflections on the success of the 2008 trip to SLC

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