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history of the County of Down

Knox, Alexander M.D.

history of the County of Down

from the most remote period to the present day : including an account of its early colonization, ecclesiastical, civil, and military polity, geography, topography, antiquities and natural history

by Knox, Alexander M.D.

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Published by Hodges, Foster & Co. in Dublin .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Down (Northern Ireland : County)
    • Subjects:
    • Down (Northern Ireland : County) -- History.,
    • Down (Northern Ireland : County) -- Antiquities.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      Statementby Alexander Knox.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDA990.D7 K58 1875
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 724 p. :
      Number of Pages724
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3452424M
      LC Control Number2005360668

      County Down, (Contae an Dúin in Irish - meaning the Fort) is one of six counties that form Northern Ireland, and one of the nine counties of the ancient province of Ulster. The county forms an area of 2, km² ( square miles). The estimated population in was ,, a more recent approximation puts it at about , A History of Washington County, Maryland: From the Earliest Settlements to the Present Time, Including a History of Hagerstown, Volume 2, Part 1 Thomas John Chew Williams Higginson Book Company, - Hagerstown (Md.) - pages.

      Copies of “Uptown, Downtown – Book 2, Maple” are available for purchase at the Codington County Heritage Museum in downtown Watertown or on its website at "Down, a county of Ireland, in Ulster, 42 m. long and 34 broad; bounded E by the Irish sea, W by Armagh, NW by Antrim, and S by Carlingford bay and the ocean; divided into 60 parishes, and sends 4 members to ," from The New London Gazetteer Genuki - County Down.

      Family History NOTES and Coats of Arms Search this book! Finding Your Family in County Down This illustrated, well indexed book, was created exclusively to help you find your family in County Down, Ireland. Focusing specifically on families within the county, it includes an introduction to research and sources in Down. My web site has been built to help people researching their ancestors in County Down especially in the areas of Banbridge, Dromore, Kilkeel and Mourne in the shape of Maps, Photos and Free Look ups. Raymonds County Down Website. The original and official website by Raymond County Down Genealogy, History Welcome you are the.


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