Local histories for Mayo

AuthorTitlePublication detailsSample LocationComment
   Achill, 15th report of the mission/ report of Achill Orphan Refuges 1849 National Library of Ireland Ir 266 a 8
   Crossmolina Parish: An Historical Survey National Library of Ireland Ir 94123 c 5
   The Deel basin : a historical survey Crossmolina Crossmolina Historical and Archaeological Society. 1985-90 National Library of Ireland Ir 94123 c 5
   St Muiredach's College, Ballina. Roll 1906-1979 National Library of Ireland Ir 259 m 2/ Ir 37941 s 18
[Unknown]   The story of the Connemara Orphans' Nursery from its commencement to the year 1876 Glasgow Campbell & Tudhope 1877 National Library of Ireland Ir 361.s[sic] 213 p. Records of the Connemara Orphans' Nursery
Mrs Warner T. Ball   The Ivers & Gallagher families, Dowd & Carney of Balla & Kiltimagh, County Mayo, Ireland Denver, Colorado : Mrs Warner T. Ball, 1967 National Library of Ireland GO 468
Patrick Butler   Turlough Park and the FitzGeralds - Butler 2002 National Library of Ireland 48 p.
P.J. Clarke   Mayo comrades of the Great War, 1914-1919 Ballina Padraig Corcoran 2006 National Library of Ireland 360 p.
Michael Comer   Beacan/Bekan : portrait of an East Mayo parish Ballinrobe Comer 1986 National Library of Ireland Ir 94123 b 1 208 p. Co-editor Nollaig O Muraile
Patrick Joe Conway   The Campbell clan of Doona, Ballycroy, County Mayo, Ireland Cleveland, OH : P.J. Conway, 1988 Library of Congress CS499 .C24 1988 48 leaves
Fr. James Donnelly   Family history of the Donnellys and the Crushells of Belmont Co, Galway Kathmandu The author 1990 National Library of Ireland Ir 921 d Including references to: Maloney (Lissananny, Galway); Dowd (Kilconly, Galway); Devaney (Kilconly, Galway); Donnelly (Ballyglass, Mayo)
Tony Donohoe   History of Crossmolina Dublin De Burca 2003 National Library of Ireland 627 p
Noel Farrell   Exploring Family Origins in Castlebar and Westport Longford Noel Farrell 2006 National Library of Ireland 48p.
Noel Farrell   Exploring Family Origins in Ballina Town Longford Noel Farrell 2001? 48 p
Patricia Fitzgerald   An gorta mor i gCill Alaidhe [the great famine in Killala] Killala the authors 1996 National Library of Ireland 1A 1893 66 p. co-author: Olive Kennedy
Rosemary Garvey   Kilkenny to Murrisk: a Garvey family history Killadoon, Co. Mayo The author 1992 National Library of Ireland Ir 9292 g 30
Margaret Geraghty   Ballintubber families down the years: a study of Ballintubber families based on the 1911 census The author 2016 National Library of Ireland 360 p.
G.A. Hayes McCoy   Index to 'The Compossicion Booke of Connoght, 1585' Dublin Irish Manuscripts Commission 1945 National Library Of Ireland Ir 9412 c 1 179 p.
Tom Higgins   Through Fagan's Gates : the parish and people of Castlebar down the ages Castlebar Higgins 2001 National Library of Ireland 224 p.
Martin Jennings   Swinford re-echo : parish inscapes Swinford Swinford Community Council 1981 National Library of Ireland Ir 94123 s 2 92 p.
Donald E. Jordan Jr.   Land and popular politics in Ireland : County Mayo from the plantation to the Land War Cambridge Cambridge University Press 1994 National Library of Ireland Ir 94123 J 1 369 p.
Christy Kelly   Struggle and strife on a Mayo estate, 1833-1903: the Nolans of Logboy and their tenants Dublin Four Courts Press 2015 National Library of Ireland 64 p.
Gerald Conan Kennedy   North Mayo (Tirawley) history & folklore, landscape, environment, places of historuc interest Killala Morrigan Books 1992 National Library of Ireland Ir 941 p 122(3) 3 folded sheets
Rev, John Kingston   Achill Island, the deserted village at Slievemore: a study ... Achill Island Bob Kingston 1990 National Library of Ireland Ir 720 k 6
P. Knight   Erris in the Irish highlands and the Atlantic railway Dublin M. Keene 1836 National Library of Ireland Ir 914123 k 2 178 p.
H.T. Knox   Notes on the Early History of the Dioceses of Tuam, Killala and Achonry Dublin Hodges Figgis 1904 National Library of Ireland Ir 27412 k 1 410 p.
H.T. Knox   The history of Mayo to the close of the 16th century Dublin Hodges, Figgis 1908 National Library of Ireland Ir 94123 k 2 (& L.O.) 451 p.. Repr. De Burca Rare Books, 1982.
Uinsionn Mac Graith   The placenames and heritage of Dun Chaochain in the Barony of Erris, County Mayo Beal an Atha Comhar Dun Chaochain 2004 National Library of Ireland 172 p. Co-editor Treasa Ni Ghearraigh
Eoin Mac Neill   Clare Island survey. Place-names and family names. Dublin Royal Irish Academy. Proceedings. v.31, sect.1, pt.3 1911-1915 National Library of Ireland Ir 92942 m 6 42 p
Edward MacHale   The Parishes in the Diocese of Killala: [1]: South Tirawley, (2) North Tirawley, 3 (Erris), (4) Tireragh Killala [s.n] 1985 National Library of Ireland Ir 27414 m 6 166/ 104/ 88/ 79 p.
Marie Mahon   Claremorris in History Mayo Mayo Fam. Hist. Soc. 1987 National Library of Ireland 92 p
William G. Masterson   Achill parish: Census Index Indianapolis 1994 National Library of Ireland Ir 94123 m 21
William G. Masterson   County Mayo, Ireland, Newport area families, 1864-1880 Indianapolis, Ind W.G. Masterson 2000 National Library of Ireland IR 9291 m31 157 p
William G. Masterson   County Mayo, families of Ballycroy parish 1856 -1880 Indianopolis The author 1995 National Library of Ireland Ir 9292 m 74
Rosemary P. McCarthy   The "family tree" : the Connors-Walsh family of Kiltimagh, County Mayo, Eire, and the United States of America, with branches in Great Britain and throughout the world Brooklyn, N.Y. : [R. P. McCarthy], 1979 Library of Congress CS71.O18 1979 193 p
Theresa McDonald   Achill 5000 B.C. to 1900 A.D.: archaelogy, history. folklore I.A.S. Publications 1992 National Library of Ireland ir 94123 m 12
Thomas McDonnell   The diocese of Killala : from its institution to the end of the penal times Ballina R. & S. Monaghan 1975 National Library of Ireland Ir 27412 m 1 143 p
Fiona McGrath   Emigration and landscape: the case of Achill Island Dublin TCD Dept of Geography 1991 National Library of Ireland Ir 900 p 10 (3)
Rosa Meehan   The story of Mayo Castlebar Mayo County Library 2003 National Library of Ireland 393 p.
Miriam Moffitt   The Church of Ireland community of Killala & Achonry, 1870-1940 Dublin Irish Academic Press 1999 National Library of Ireland Ir 283 m 4 64 p
Gerard Moran   Mayo: History and Society Dublin Geography publication 2014 Publisher 992 pp
Gerard Moran   The Mayo evictions of 1860 : Patrick Lavelle and the "War" in Partry Contae Mhaigh Eo Foilseachain Naisiunta Teoranta 1986 National Library of Ireland Ir 94123 m 9 143 p.
Sheila Mulloy   Victory or glorious defeat: biographies of participants in the Mayo rebellion of 1798 Westport : Dublin Carrowbaun Press 2010 National Library of Ireland 311 p.
Bridie Mulloy   Itchy feet & thirsty work : a guide to the history and folklore of Ballinrobe Ballinrobe Lough Mask and Lough Carra Tourist Development Association 1991 National Library of Ireland Ir 94123.m.11 268 p.
Mealla C. Ni Ghiobuin   Dugort, Achill Island, 1831-1861 : a study of the rise and fall of a missionary community Dublin Irish Academic Press 2001 National Library of Ireland 78 p
Sean Noone   Where the sun sets Ballycroy, Belmullet, Kilcommon & Kiltane County Mayo Ballina Erris Publications 1991 National Library of Ireland Ir 94123 n 5 351 p.
Brian O Dalaigh   Irish villages: studies in local history Dublin Four Courts Press 2003 National Library of Ireland Liam Clare & Karina Holton, co-editors. Kilmore Quay, county Wexford; Cloone, county Leitrim; Carbury, county Kildare; Portlaw, county Waterford; Kilmainham, Dublin; Williamstown, Galway; Ballycastle, Mayo; Sixmilebridge, Clare; Pomeroy, Tyrone
Padraig O Morain   A short account of the history of Burrishoole Parish Westport CPR 2004 National Library of Ireland 102 p.
John O'Donovan   Ordnance Survey letters Mayo [...] 1838 Dublin Fourmasters Press 2009 National Library of Ireland 355 p.
Roderic O'Flaherty   A chorographical description of West or H-Iar Connaught : written A.D. 1684 Dublin For the Irish Archaeological Society 1846 National Library of Ireland Ir 94124 o 2 Edited from a ms. in the Library of Trinity College, Dublin, with notes and illustrations by James Hardiman.. Repr.1978 Galway : Kenny's Bookshops and Art Galleries
B. O'Hara   Mayo : aspects of its heritage Galway Regional Technical College 1982 National Library of Ireland Ir 94123 o 7 313 p.
B. O'Hara   Killasser: a history Galway O'Hara 1981 National Library of Ireland Ir 94123 o 6 104 p.
William O'Sullivan   The Strafford inquisition of County Mayo (R.I.A. ms. 24 E 15) Dublin IMC 1958 National Library of Ireland Ir 94123 o 4 245 p.
People of Bohola   Bohola : its history and its people. Bohola Sheridan Memorial Community Centre Committee 1992 National Library of Ireland 312 p.
David B. Quinn   History of Mayo Ballina Brendan Quinn 1993-2002. National Library of Ireland 5 vols. Articles first published in Western People newspaper in 1930s.
Ciaran Reilly   Ballina: one town, three wars & more, 1880-1923 The author 2014 National Library of Ireland 431 p.
Robert C. Simington   The transplantation to Connacht, 1654-58 Shannon Irish University Press for the Irish Manuscripts Commission 1970 National Library of Ireland Ir 94106 s 9 306 p
Brian Smith   Tracing your Mayo Ancestors Dublin Flyleaf Press 1997 National Library of Ireland GS 96 p.
Peter Sobolewski   Kiltimagh our life & times Kiltimagh Kiltimagh Historical Society 1996 National Library of Ireland 94123 k[sic] 318 p. Co-editor Betty Solan
Sam Suttle   Roots and branches: a history of the Hughes family of Islandeady Dublin: - 1999 National Library of Ireland 88 p.
Swinford Historical Society   An Gorta Mor: famine in the Swinford Union Swinford Swinford Historical Society 1996 National Library of Ireland Ir 94123 f 3 80 p.
Marie Walsh   An Irish country childhood: memories of a bygone age London Smith Gryphon 1995 National Library of Ireland Ir 92 w 242 Attymass
Sir William R. Wilde   Lough Corrib, its shores and islands : with notices of lough Mask Dublin McGlashan & Gill 1867 National Library of Ireland J 7941 306 p.

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