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READING MATERIAL & URLs

Thanks also to the Authors/Authoresses of the following Books, Journals and Papers

"Oceans of Consolation" – David Fitzpatrick
"Gunyah Grit and Gantry" – Alexander James Burke
"A Journey in Time" – Denis Godfrey Snr
"They Came Direct" “Erin-go-Bragh” – Eileen B Johnson
"To those who … have written the Story in … acres of Grassland and Orchard … "
(unpublished) – John F Stevens and Alex Harrison

The Queensland Immigration Society, A Notable Experiment in Irish Settlement - Rev. TP Boland
http://www.queenslandhistory.org.au/ListingRich.rtf

Roman Catholic Parish Maps http://scripts.ireland.com/ancestor/browse/counties/rcmaps/offalyrc.htm

The localities with underlying detail http://www.local.ie/general/map/offaly.shtml

The Townland Database – a full description of the Townlands and their acreages/Civil Parish/Barony/PLU (Poor Law Union)/County/Province http://www.seanruad.com/cgi-bin/iresrch

“Introducing Offaly” http://www.seanruad.com/cgi-bin/iresrch

From Kings County to “Quinnsland” – Jennifer Harrison
http://www.irishmidlandsancestry.com/content/community/offalygeogpub.htm

William O’Connor Morris – His view of the Digby Estate at Geashill
http://www.irishmidlandsancestry.com/content/ offaly/people/morris_william.htm

Patrick Dunne (1814-1883)
http://www.irishmidlandsancestry.com/content/ offaly/people/dunne_patrick.htm

Reports on Historical Manuscripts – The Wingfield Digby papers, Geashill Estate
http://www.offalyhistory.com/content/reading_resources/ offaly_gen/offaly_general.htm

Dean Digby and Geashill in 1798
http://www.offalyhistory.com/content/reading_resources/ books_articles/dean_digby.htm

Log of Logs Captains – Index – Commodore Ian Nicholson (RAN)
http://www.standard.net.au/~jwilliams/mariner9.htm

The Voyage of the Erin-go-Bragh – James Francis Hogan

Material made available at the Queensland State Archives and from the Offaly Historical Society

Queensland Government Gazette Extraordinary Monday 4th August 1862 Vol III No 73

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