Dr Rachel Murphy - National Heritage Week 2019 evening seminar hosted by The Registry of Deeds Archive Services

09 September 2019


On 22 August, Dr Rachel Murphy participated in a National Heritage Week 2019 evening seminar hosted by The Registry of Deeds Archive Services. The seminar entitled: Eureka!: exploring discoveries at the Registry of Deeds included presentations from Dr. Seamas O Maitiu on ‘Uncovering Historic Rathmines’ and Maria O’Reilly on the family history of Lord Mayor of Dublin Nathanial Warren (1737-1796). Dr Murphy's presentation 'Researching the Coonogue Evictions using the Registry of Deeds', used records held in the Registry of Deeds to trace the history of the middlemen that held this Co. Carlow townland in the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries.