Local histories for Laois

AuthorTitlePublication detailsSample LocationComment
   The story of Abbeyleix: An tostal souvenir 1953. Abbeyleix An Tostal 1953 National Library of Ireland Ir 94137 s 1 76 p.
   Athy Union List of destitute persons relieved out of the workhouse in the Stradbally district Athy Union Naas Athy Union 1845 National Library of Ireland Poster
Sadie Bennett   Time and tide : reflections of rural life in times past Portlaoise Arderin 2002 National Library of Ireland 56 p. Abbeyleix
M. Brennan   Schools of Kildare and Leighlin, 1775-1835 Dublin M. H. Gill and Son, 1935 National Library of Ireland Ir 37094135 b 4 616 p.
Rev. William Carrigan   The History and Antiquities of the Diocese of Ossory Kilkenny Roberts Books 1980 National Library of Ireland Ir 27413 c 9 4 vols. Repr. of 1905 edition
J.W.H Carter   Land, Crime & Politics in Queens County 1882-1916 Laois Laois Education Publishing, 2013 National Library of Ireland 428 P.
James Coyle   The Antiquities of Leighlin Dublin Browne and Nolan n.d. National Library of Ireland Ir 94138 c 1
Bridie Dunne   Clonaghadoo, people & places, 1845-2007 Mountmellick the author 2007 National Library of Ireland 204 p.
Philip Dwyer   The Diocese of Killaloe, from the Reformation to the Close of the Eighteenth Century Dublin Hodges, Foster, and Figgis 1878 National Library of Ireland Ir 94143 d 11 602 p. Reprint: Newmarket-on-Fergus, O'Brien Book Publications, 1997
John Feehan   The Landscape of Slieve Bloom: a study of the natural & human heritage Dublin Blackwater Press 1979 National Library of Ireland Ir 91413 f 4 284 p.
Thomas S. Flynn   The Dominicans of Aghaboe (c.1382-c.1782) Dublin Dominican Publications 1975. National Library of Ireland Ir 270 p 10 57 p.
Michael Flynn   An outline history of the Flynn family of Coolroe, Ballybrittas, Co. Leix [...] details of the Devoy family of Ballybrittas [..] the Lapham and Beasley families Mullingar Author 1995 National Library of Ireland Ir 9292 d 37
Robert Hovenden   Lineage of the family of Hovenden (Irish branch) by a member of the famil London 1892 National Library of Ireland Ir 9292 h 6 8 p.
M.A. Jolly   A Portarlington settler and his descendants London Spottiswoode, Ballantyne & Co., 1935 National Library of Ireland GO 415 6 p.
Edmund Joyce   Borris House, Co. Carlow, and elite regency patronage Dublin Four Courts Press 2013 National Library of Ireland 68 p.
Ken Kinsella   The Limeburners: a history of Clogrennane Lime Works 1816-2016, Clogrennane, Carlow Clogrennane Lime 2016 National Library of Ireland 167 p.
Padraig G. Lane   Laois: history & society Dublin Geography Publications, 1999 National Library of Ireland 748 p.
Thomas P. Langdon   The descendants of Edward & Esther (Lalor) Greene of Stradbally Parish, Queens County, Ireland, and Middletown, CT Southington, Conn. : T.P. Langdon, 1997 Library of Congress CS71.G8 1997b 328 p. "commemorating the 150th anniversary of Edward and Esther's arrival in the United States, 1847-1997"
Peadar Mac Suibhne   Parish of Killeshin, Graigcullen Carlow St Patrick's College 1975 National Library of Ireland Ir 94136 m 3 192 p.
Patrick Meehan   Members of Parliament for Laois and Offaly 1801-1918 Portlaoise Leinster Express 1983 National Library of Ireland Ir 328 m 6 246 p
Michael Merrigan   Croasdaile's History of Rosenallis, Co. Laois, Ireland Dun Laoghaire Dun Laoghaire Genealogical Society 1998 National Library of Ireland Ir 9291 g 7 70 p
Edward O'Brien   An historical and social diary of Durrow, County Laois, 1708-1992 Durrow Millfield Press 1992 National Library of Ireland Ir 94137 0 8
Daniel O'Byrne   The history of the Queen's county: containing an historical and traditional account of is foundries, duns, (-) & an account of some noble families of English extraction. Dublin J. O'Daly 1856 National Library of Ireland Ir 94137 o 2 159 p.
John O'Donovan   Ordnance Survey letters Queen's Co. (1838) Dublin 1926 National Library of Ireland Ir 9141 O 16 2 v.
John O'Hanlon   History of the Queen's County Dublin Sealy, Bryers & Walker 1907-14 National Library of Ireland Ir 94137 o 3, GO Co-author Edward O'Leary
Christopher O'Shea   Aspects of Local History Pallaskenny, Salesian Press 1977 National Library of Ireland Ir 941 p 56 39 p.
H. Owen   Owen and Perrin family history: an account of the family of Owen of Rathdowney, Ireland, the related family of Perrin of Wicklow, and the family of Owen of Orielton, Pembrokeshire Chichester, Sussex H. Owen 1981 National Library of Ireland Ir 9292 o 43 186 p.
J. Paterson   Diocese of Meath and Kildare: an historical guide 1981 National Library of Ireland Ir 941 p 75
John S. Powell   "Shot a buck....", the Emo estate, 1798-1852 York Frenchchurch 1998. National Library of Ireland No. 3 from the Documents of Portarlington series.
John S. Powell   Portarlington 1666: Catholics, Portuguese, French, and cartographers Killenard and York the author 2017 National Library of Ireland 56 p.
John S. Powell   Documents of Portarlington Series National Library of Ireland NLI
B. Raymond   The Story of Kilkenny, Kildare, Offaly and Leix 1931 National Library of Ireland I 9141 p 1
Norman N. Rudd   An Irish Rudd family 1760-1988 progeny of Gordon Arthur Rudd and Alicia Wellwood Rathsarn Parish, Queens County, Ireland : Rudd origins and other Irish Rudds California Rudd Family Research Association 1992 National Library of Ireland Ir 9292 r 22 488 p
Linus H. Walker   Beneath Slievemargy's brow Portlaoise Leinster Express 2001 National Library of Ireland 302 p
Hilary D. Walsh   Borris-in-Ossory, Co. Laois; an Irish rural parish and its people Kilkenny, Kilkenny Journal 1969 National Library of Ireland Ir 94137 w 1 256 p.

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