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Dublin, Dublin, Ireland
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St. Patrick's Saltire (1783-1801)
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Flag of the Republic of Ireland (1922-present)
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Location of Dublin, Dublin, Ireland
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Location of Ireland
Record Description
Record Type Directory
Collection years 1835, 1845
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What is in This Collection?[edit | edit source]

This directory, as many others published at this time, contains the usual trappings, including a monthly astronomical calendar listing the times of sunrise, sunset, moon rise, moon phase, and high tide at Dublin; post offices; members of the royal family, government ministers; members of the peerage in Ireland; members of Parliament; court justices; professionals including surgeons, apothecaries, barristers, attorneys; and a list of officials, public departments, and streets in the city of Dublin. The nominative section of the directory lists persons by surname, given name, occupation, residence.

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What Can These Records Tell Me?[edit | edit source]

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  • Person's name
  • Town
  • County
  • Year
  • Occupation or trade
  • Military rank
  • Orders of honour
  • Residence
  • Alphabetical list of streets in Dublin

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1835[edit | edit source]

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1845[edit | edit source]

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I Found the Person I Was Looking For, What Now?[edit | edit source]

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