As promised folks here is my list of Free research sources for Irish names.
- 1911 Census of Ireland
- Family Search
- Person Page
- National Library of Ireland
- County Council records e.g. Wexford County Library
- Landed Estates Records
- National Archives (not online)
- Landowners in Ireland in 1876
- Griffiths Valuation
- British Parliamentary Papers
- Landowners of 1 acre and upwards 1876
- Trees family data
- Find my Past (14 day free trial)
- National Archives
- Ireland Genealogy Projects
- List of Other resources
- Find a Grave
- Archive.org is another great site
There are very many subscription sites available online also and the rates are not prohibitive.
For brief general family name histories McLysaght’s Irish Families and More Irish Families are very useful books.
Have a look at this video