The Genetic Map Of Europe – Brilliant Maps


West Cork History

http://brilliantmaps.com/the-genetic-map-of-europe/

Finbar O Mahony 21 June 08:07
I used this map in my presentation at Macroom last Saturday too. However, 110 million men in Europe share R1b – M269 so we need to drill much further down to find the more recently discovered SNPs that separate out the different septs in Ireland, particularly in Munster. We are getting there, however slowly.

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West Cork Finally Gets a History Festival!


Roaringwater Journal

For a place that’s dripping in history and archaeology, and with several active historical societies, it’s a wonder this hasn’t happened before.

Tom Barry, bust by Seamus Murphy

The inaugural festival of the West Cork History Festival will take place just outside Skibbereen on the last weekend of July this year. Take a look at their website – it’s a great program, offering sessions from medieval to modern, from pirates and adventurers to soldiers, revolutionaries and poets.

A Letter of Marque gave an individual permission to be a privateer – a form of legalised piracy

Although it’s got West Cork in the title, this is not only West Cork History. The organisers emphasise its eclectic nature and call it a festival of intellectual delights. National dimensions are obvious in discussions on the War of Independence and international ones in sessions on the First World War. West Cork gets a good…

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A Watery Tale


Roaringwater Journal

Last year I got myself into trouble by saying how much I admired the new corten steel signs marking significant spots on the Wild Atlantic Way. My post – Showing the Way – produced howls of protest from many readers who had taken a dislike to them. I may well ruffle the same feathers again when I say that I’m impressed with the information boards which have now appeared to supplement those markers.

Wild Atlantic Way signage at Colla Pier, opposite Long Island

The example above, which we saw today, has appeared at Colla Pier, on the coast road running from Schull round to Crough Bay. The ferry serving Long Island sails from this pier. The board is mounted on a sturdy corten steel frame which should withstand all the elements. The illustration used on the new board (seen in our header picture) is by Sam Hunter and (to my eye, at…

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Tudor Times, O’Daly Family in Muinter Bairre (As Spelled), Holding 36 Ploughlands from MacCarthy Reaghs Probably Free From Duties as Bards.


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Tudor Times, O’Daly Family in Muinter Bairre (As Spelled), Holding 36 Ploughlands from MacCarthy Reaghs Probably Free From Duties as Bards.

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https://durrushistory.com/2016/08/06/1708-deed-and-feofment-donogh-daly-farnanmanagh-kilcrohane-west-cork-witness-owen-daly/

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Courtesy Cork Historical and Archaeological Society, 1904.

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1814, Died On Passage from Bristol Where he Had Been for the Recovery of His Health, D. O’Sullivan, Cameatringen, Berehaven, Co. Cork, First Catholic Appointed Magistrate since Reign of Queen Anne, Captain of Berehaven Loyal Infantry, Descended From One of The Princely Branches of O’Sullivan Beare. Milesian Virtues, Was Living Model of Ancient Chieftains


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1814, Died On Passage from Bristol Where he Had Been for the Recovery of His Health, D. O’Sullivan, Cameatringen, Berehaven, Co. Cork, First Catholic Appointed Magistrate since Reign of Queen Anne, Captain of Berehaven Loyal Infantry, Descended From One of The Princely Branches of O’Sullivan Beare.

Cork Magistrates:

 

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Courtesy CHAS, 1904.

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Eugene O’Sullivan B.A., 1909, Millcove, Berehaven, Brooklyn House, Cantebury, Kent,  and Riversdale House, Coachford, listed 1913,  listed 1921. Possibly grandson of ‘Big’ Patrick O’Sullivan, Millcove, Agent to Lord Bantry. An earlier Eugene O’Sullivan possibly father was proposed

Herbert Baldwin O’Sullivan, 1869, Clollina House, Rathlegh, Macroom.. Parents probably John O’Sullivan, Esq.,  Cametringane House, Beara and Mary Ann only daughter of Herbert Baldwin married 1833.  Resident, £50. Land record,  Carrigaphuca, Macroom, 1870, 2,410 acres.  The name occurs as Attorney, Macroom.  Subscriber Cusack’s History 1875.

John O’Sullivan, Cametringane, Berehaven.  Attending Great Meeting re Poor Law in 1840, Bantry.  Married 1833 Mary Ann only daughter of Herbert Baldwin. Richard O’Donovan, JP. Durrus married his sister Maria O’Sullivan on the 15th October 1833, her father was Murty Óg, of Ceimatringane House, Castletownbere.  By their marriage the ancient honourable and distinguished house of O’Donovan Carbery and O’Sullivan Bere are linked together, the mailed hand is now bound to protect and succour the gentle robin’ (Cork Constitution).  Dead by 1847 when Florence McCarthy JP appointed receiver to estate with significant liabilities. Father of Herbert Baldwin O’Sullivan, JP 1863, Clonilla House, Macroom.   May be Captain O’Sullivan 1824 referred to by Alexander Nimmo as nly Magistrate in areas successor to O’Sullivan Beare holding large areas under Lord Bantry and Hedges Eyre. Disquiet expressed at as to whether his labourers paid in money or rent receipts.

John O’Sullivan, Cametringane, Berehaven.  Attending Great Meeting re Poor Law in 1840, Bantry.  Married 1833 Mary Ann only daughter of Herbert Baldwin. Richard O’Donovan, JP. Durrus married his sister Maria O’Sullivan on the 15th October 1833, her father was Murty Óg, of Ceimatringane House, Castletownbere.  By their marriage the ancient honourable and distinguished house of O’Donovan Carbery and O’Sullivan Bere are linked together, the mailed hand is now bound to protect and succour the gentle robin’ (Cork Constitution).  Dead by 1847 when Florence McCarthy JP appointed receiver to estate with significant liabilities. Father of Herbert Baldwin O’Sullivan, JP 1863, Clonilla House, Macroom.   May be Captain O’Sullivan 1824 referred to by Alexander Nimmo as nly Magistrate in areas successor to O’Sullivan Beare holding large areas under Lord Bantry and Hedges Eyre. Disquiet expressed at as to whether his labourers paid in money or rent receipts.

 

William O’Sullivan Junior, Carriganass Castle, Bantry.   1850.  On recommendation of Earl of Bandon superseded after two days. Called to the Bar 1844.  In 1848 seizing cattle at Scart, Bantry for alleged overdue rent to his father William  Esq., with Daniel, John and Cornelius Manning and Eugene and Stephen Sullivan he was imprisoned for 3 months and fined £20 for assault.  Assisting 1848 Henry J. Fawcett, Practical Instructor on Husbandry of Visit to Bantry, father’s land being drained.   Prosecuted in Cork for criminal libel.  Sister married Barrett who took over estate.  Father acquired estate from David Mellefont, Donemark in 1817.  

 

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1714-1841. Unrest in Barony of West Muskerry, Co. Cork, Whiteboys, Anti-Tithe Agitation, War of Independence, British Army and Militia Deployments


1714-1841.  Unrest in Barony of West Muskerry, Co. Cork,  Whiteboys, Anti-Tithe Agitation, War of Independence, British Army and Militia Deployments

Most of the records are abstracted fro the Church of Ireland registers for Macroom.  Ballyvourney was a hot spot a number of camps there adn soldiers drowned.

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Macroom
1714 possibility 1774 28th Regiment Local Marriages
1766 44th Regiment Local Marriages
1778 Muskery Cavalry Muskerry Blue Light Dragoons June 1st 1778
Colonel Robert Warren
Lieutenant-Colonel Robert Hutchinson
Major Samuel Sweete
Captain – ??
Lieutenant Thomas Coppinger
Cornet ??
Chaplain Edward Kenny
Adjutant Thomas Coppinger
Surgeon Richard Grey
Quartermaster John Spread
Secretary James Daltera
One Troop: Uniform – blue lapelled, edge white, silver epaulets, white jackets edged blue, furniture, goatskin
1779 Muskery Volunteers Muskerry Volunteers, June 19th 1779
Captain Commandant Thos. Barker
Captain William Ashe
Lieutenant John Barter
Ensign Mathre Menheer
Chaplain Edward Synge Townsend
Surgeon Richard Grey,M.D.
Adjutant John Butler
One company. Uniform: Blue, edged buff, buff waistcoat and breeches
1788 5th Louth Regiment of Militia
1795 11th Galway Regiment of MIlitia
1796 11th Galway Regiment, 17th Regiment Royal Meath Local Marriages
1797 11th Galway Regiment, 22nd Sligo Regiment of MIlitia Local Marriages
1798 5th Regiment Louth, 11th Galway Regiment of MIlitia, 22nd Sligo Regiment of MIlitia Local Marriages
1799 Caithness Legion
1801 Loyal Cheshire Volunteers, Antrim Militia
1816 82nd Regiment Local Marriages
1822 59th Regiment of Foot, 22nd Regiment of Foot, Rifle Brigade 59th Stationed Ballyvourney
1823 57th Regiment of Foot, 2nd Batallion Rifle Brigade Local Marriages
1824 57th and 26th Regiment of Foot
1825 29th Regiment of Foot Soldier drowned Ballyvourney
1826 19th Regiment of Foot
1827 12th Regiment of Foot, 111th Regiment of Foot
1829 24th, 32nd and 34th Regiment of Foot Captain Connolly’s Company
1830 99th Regiment of Foot
1835 51st Regiment, 94th Regiment of Foot, 9th Regiment of Foot, From Buttevant to Maacroom Election 1835. Local Marriges
1836 4th Regiment of Foot
1841 Royal Sappers and Mines

Listing of Townlands in Barony of Carbery, West Cork, Carew Papers 1599, Coppinger Grant 1615, McCarthy Reagh Inquisition 1636, Coppinger Will 1665, Archaic Spellings i.e. Lissynyeghtraagh, Lisheenaacreagh (Lisín Iochreacht, Lower Little Fort)


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Listing of Townlands in Barony of Carbery, West Cork, Carew Papers 1599, Coppinger Grant 1615, McCarthy Reagh Inquisition 1636, Coppinger Will 1665, Archaic Spellings i.e. Lissynyeghtraagh, Lisheenaacreagh (Lisín Iochreacht, Lower Little Fort)

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Courtesy Cork Historical and Archaeological Society, James Burke BL

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