Div. 61's Irish History Page


This Month in Irish History


The Irish Diaspora
Info on the Irish in America and around the World (from a historical perspective).


General Irish History Links

Ireland History in Maps

Maps of Ireland and Northern Ireland

Division 61 Reading List

Irish Battles


The Statutes of Kilkenny

Irish Police History

The Irish in Political Cartoons

Irish History DVD Project 

Glasnevin Cemetery

Notable People Buried
in Glasnevin Cemetery


Histories of Irish Counties


Ancient Ireland

Ancient Ireland

In Search of Ancient Ireland - PBS

Stones of Ireland
Court and Passage Tombs, Cairns and Crannogs, Dolmens, Standing Stones and Circles
Lebor Book of Invasions
Book of Leinster
Irish Calendar

The Golden or Monastic Age
The Irish Monastery Movement (**** site)
The Irish Monastery
St. Brendan's Isle or Who Really Discovered America?
Monastic Ireland

Vikings in Ireland
Brian Boru

The Book of Durrow

Book of Kells

The Book of Kells and the Art of Illumination
THE CATHACH / The Psalter of St. Columba

Irish Penal Laws

Irish Hedge Schools 

Time of the United Irishmen

1798 Rebellion

Dwyer, Michael (1772? - 1825)
Michael Dwyer - Wikipedia Bio

Emmet's Rebellion - 1803

    Robert Emmet

      Emmet's speech on the eve of his execution

       Miles Byrne

       Honor Roll of 1803

      The Grave of Robert Emmet

Daniel O'Connell

Catholic Emancipation

Young Ireland Movement (c.1840's)
Thomas Osborne Davis (1814-1845)
Articles by Davis
The History of Today
The Resources of Ireland
The Irish Parliament of James II

John Blake Dillon 
Charles Gavan Duffy (1816 - 1903) 
James Fintan Lalor (1807-1849)
"Honest" John Martin
The Partial Diary of "Honest" John Martin, Young Irelander, 1812-1875 Co. Down, Ireland

Thomas D'Arcy McGee - Biography
Thomas D'Arcy McGee: Irish Founder of the Canadian Nation
by William G. Davis
John Mitchell (1815-1875)
William Smith O'Brien (1803 - 1864)

Charles Stewart Parnell

Home Rule

Irish Pirates

Grace O'Malley or Granuaile O'Malley

Grace O'Malley - Pirate Queen

Anne Bonny
Richard Noland
Philip Roche

Daniel O'Connell (1775-1847)

The Rise of Feagh McHugh O'Byrne in Gaelic Leinster

The Fenian Movement

Irish Military Regiments

Remembering the Great War - The Royal Dublin Fusiliers Association

Royal Munster Fusiliers - A brief history

The Formation of the Royal Irish Rangers

The Rising of 1867

Manchester Martyrs (1916 org web site)

Manchester Martyrs (An account by James Connolly)

Fenian Rising at Kilbaha

The Easter Rising

The 1916 Rising

The 1916 Rebellion

The Michael Collins
- Ireland's Lost Leader

Eamon de Valera

Maude Gonne

Countess Markievicz

Harry Boland

Cathal Brugha's Bio

Chronology of James Connolly

James Connolly Internet Archive

Notable Persons of the Rising



The Origin of The Irish National Anthem

Court Martial Proceedings

Roger Casement
Casement's Speech from the dock

Ireland's National Anthem

The Irish Civil War

The Irish Civil War 1922-23
A Military Study

The Irish Story - The Irish Civil War

North Kerry in the Irish Civil War
(and a bit before)

Why there was a Civil War in Ireland
By David P. Turner

Free State Art
Judging Ireland by its Book Covers

Modern Day Ireland 1969 - Today

Honor Roll of the Irish Republican Movement.

The Diary of Bobby Sands

Hunger Strike Commemorative Web Project

Bloody Sunday Inquiry Web Site

Events of Bloody Sunday

Who's Who in Northern Ireland
Identifying major factions and organizations affecting the course of events in Ulster.

Birmingham Six
Guildford Four
Maguire Seven

A Guide to Ulster Loyalism and Unionism Online

The Omagh Bomb
Extensive BBC site.

Omagh Bombing (August 15, 1998)
Omagh Timeline

Glencree Center for Peace and Reconciliation

Cooperation Ireland

Corrymeela Community

Northern Ireland Elections
Who Won What When and Where?

The Irish and Labor

Presidents of Ireland

The Constitution of Ireland

World War I Aces of Ireland

Ballymoney Heroes

Dublin Memorials of the Great War

North Clare WWI Dead 

Tipperary World War One Dead

Irish Winners of the Victoria Cross

      Adams - Griffiths

      Hackett - Young

The Irish in War II

Belfast Blitz

BBC account of Belfast Blitz
Includes historic photos and video.


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