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  • Familia. Ulster Genealogical Review, No. 26, 2010
  • Dewey Decimal Number: PER 929.1 FAMI
  • No. of Copies: 2
  • Author: Trevor Parkhill
  • Publisher: Ulster Historical Foundation
  • Publication Date: 2010
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  • Publisher City: Belfast
  • No. of Pages: 189
  • ISBN: 9781903688908
  • Format: Periodical
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Familia: Ulster Genealogical Review is the journal of Ulster Historical Foundation's membership association (an historical research co-operative, known as the Ulster Genealogical and Historical Guild). Each year, in December, members receive Familia and a directory of their research interests, entitled Directory of Irish Family History Research. Non-members can purchase copies of these books. Since 1985, Familia has set a consistently high standard of balanced articles of wider historical and biographical importance, and providing all-important practical advice on sources for Irish family and local history in the nine-county province of Ulster. This issue of Familia, contains the following articles: "'Dancing Jimmy": Pinkerton Agent James MsParland and the Molly Maguires' by Barry Kelly 'The Scottish and Irish backgrounds of a "Scotch-Irish' family: The Mellons of Castletown, Tyrone and Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania' by Brian Lambkin 'A voyage to Glubbdubdrib: Paternal Ancestry and DNA' by David Ian Hamilton 'The Short(t) family research leads down an improbable path' by Margaret Gordon 'Lost passages: Shipwrecks in Ulster Emigration' by Paul Richmond 'Lives moved to New South Wales: Free passage for convicts' families' by Perry McIntyre 'Famous Instonians: Two hundred years of a school's history' by Sir Kenneth Bloomfield 'The Parish of Upper Badoney, County Tyrone in 1814' by William Roulston Reviews
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