Exploring the History, Culture and Environment of Ireland

The role and practice of genealogy in Irish history and culture

Paddy Waldron

Tralee Library

Wedesday 17 May 2017

WWW version:

http://pwaldron.info/WSU2017/

Genealogy and local history (micro-history), like all aspects of history, culture, folklore, heritage and tradition, are created, nurtured, transformed, contested and transmitted through space and time.

Oral, written, digital and genetic transmission

Genealogy is about

Names

Dates

Places

Family history

Relationships

Mathematics