Genealogy

Division 61's Genealogy Page

Division 61's
Genealogy Page

 

Irish Genealogy Links:

Irish Heraldry
National Library of Ireland
The National Archives of Ireland (An Chartlann Naisiunta)
Philadelphia Archdiocesan Historical Research Center
Irish Clans and Families
Irish Family History Foundation
Irish Family History Forum
Irish Clans
The Irish Ancestral Research Association
Irish Genealogical Society
Cyndi's List
Exhaustive list of links for genealogy research
Passenger List
Immigrant Ship Transcribers Guild
Excellent site - with passenger lists from ports all over the world.
IRLGEN
Tracing your Irish Ancestors
USA People Search

Irish Names

 

 

Specific Family and Surname Links:

Genealogy Forum
Access family name here, sites in alphabetical order.

Ireland County Web Sites

Roots Ireland - County Map

Ireland Gen Web

Northern Ireland Gen Web

Leitrim-Roscommon Genealogy Site

 

The AOH in Philadelphia
In the course of doing some family research, our Division Historian, Joe Beggin, uncovered the following information about the AOH in Philadelphia from 1898 through 1925:

All info came from City Directories at the Philadelphia Central Library, changes are listed by year:

1898
National Secretary - James O'Sullivan; State President - Patrick O'Neill; County Board Members: President - Alexander McKernan; VP - William Holmes; Rec. Sec. - James Lennon; Finl. Sec. - Charles Kehran; Treas. - Patrick Gallagher

1901
State President - Patrick Donahoe;
County Board Members - Pres. Joseph McLoughlin; VP - John O'Keefe; Rec. Sec. - John Stone; Finl. Sec. - James Rooney; Treas. - James O'Brien

1905
County Board Members - Pres. James Sheehan; VP - Nathan Redmond; Rec. Sec. - Peter Higgins; Finl. Sec. - John Greene; Treas. - John Gillian

1910
County Board Members - Pres. James Sheehan; VP Nathan Redmond; Rec. Sec. - Peter Higgins; Finl. Sec. - John Greene; Treas. - John Gillian

1915, 1920 and 1925
County Board Members at 1906 N. Broad St
Pres. - Patrick McGarvey; VP - Thomas O'Neill; Rec. Sec. - John Hogan; Finl. Sec. - Bryan Tansey; Treas. - Patrick Fitzgerald

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Last Updated 1/5/2013