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    Clans and Families of Ireland: The Heritage and Heraldry of Irish Clans and Families (Hardback) By (author) John Grenham


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    DescriptionThe origins of Irish names are intermingled with the nation's long and often tragic past. Telling of invasion, famine, emigration and war, this book provides readers with a glimpse of the history behind 200 of Ireland's most commonly encountered surnames. It sheds light on the origins of the names, highlighting their geographical distribution and providing details of prominent family members. The book is illustrated with coats of arms and clan tartans as well as photographs of Ireland's landscapes, historic sites and artefacts. Other books by John Grenham An Illustrated History of Ireland Tracing Your Irish Ancestors.

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    Clans and Families of Ireland
    The Heritage and Heraldry of Irish Clans and Families
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) John Grenham
    Physical properties
    Format: Hardback
    Number of pages: 188
    Width: 230 mm
    Height: 270 mm
    ISBN 13: 9780717120321
    ISBN 10: 0717120325

    BIC geographical qualifier V2: 1DBR
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T5.6
    BIC subject category V2: HBTB
    BIC E4L: HIS
    LC subject heading: ,
    BIC subject category V2: HBTG
    LC subject heading:
    BISAC V2.8: HIS018000, REF013000
    DC20: 929.209415
    Edition statement
    illustrated edition
    Illustrations note
    colour illustrations and photographs
    Gill & Macmillan Ltd
    Imprint name
    Gill & Macmillan Ltd
    Publication date
    01 March 1993
    Publication City/Country
    Author Information
    John Grenham is a professional genealogist. He was formerly attached to the Genealogical Office in Dublin, Ireland. At present he develops and markets his own genealogical software packages worldwide.