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Advance Shownotes episode 193
Among Todays Topics at the Irish Roots Cafe:

1)   Family of the Day: Noone
2)   Irish County of the Month: Galway
3)   Search For: Cody, Donnelly, Gilfillan, Carter
4)   Curious News: Australian convicts return to Cobh
5)   Page: 99% of Nat Library holdings stored improperly
6)   Curious Note: Irelands first female Chief Justice
7)   One minute podcast:  Irish Family History CD

Listen to all of our podcasts at www.Irishroots.com
We have three types of podcasts:
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Irish Family History and Genealogy

with curious news and notes from Ireland.
From the Irish Roots Cafe at www.Irishroots.com

This Weeks Audio Timeline

Todays Topics:                    1:00
Notes from Mike:                 2:00
One Minute Podcast:           4:00
Book of the Month:              6:30
The Magnificent Seven:        9:30
Irish Name of the Day:       11:30
Sources:                            15:30
Websites of the Week:        16:30
Curious News and Notes:   18:30

Total Time: 25:50
Our Enhanced Irish Family History podcast with photos and
links can be found at:
http://www.irishroots.com/content/view/103/156/
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Notes This Week:
What’s happening today at the Irish Roots Cafe

1) The first workshop of its kind was completed a few
weeks back in Kansas City.  Brían Ó hAirt, was the teacher
for the Irish Language and Culture Immersion Weekend!
He sings in the Irish band Bua. His Sean Nós Dance Video:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v​=pwBC6FO5A8o

2)  We are preparing for the Dublin, Ohio Irish fest the
first weekend of August, and hope to see some of you
there !  We will also be doing the national launch of our
Hedge School CD masters program !  Let me know below
if you want a specific book or CD on hand for you….
We’ll be at the genealogy tent again this year !
(12 years straight)

https://www.facebook.com/event.php?eid=184288294958276

3) Maria has started up a session of Irish Songs on First
Sundays of every month.  Very good program, and of course
bring your instrument if you want accompaniment.  It will
be Sean Nós for me, so accompaniment is optional !
It’s all down at the Irish Center at the Union Station in
K.C.MO. From 1:00 to 4:00 or so…
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One Minute Podcast
Let’s listen to one of our 7 podcast series’ on Song; Recitation;
Travel; History; Irish-America; or Irish language.

Todays Podcast extract is from
Our “Irish Family History and Genealogy” CD
http://web.mac.com/irishpat/IrishRootsCafe/CD_DVD.html

For more podcasts like todays sample extract,
check out our Irish Masters Genealogy CD program for beginners:

Irish Family History: http://www.irishroots.com/content/view/97/152/
Photo Enhanced version:  http://www.irishroots.com/content/view/103/156/
Irish in America:  http://www.irishroots.com/content/view/98/154/
Irish Song /recitation:  http://www.irishroots.com/content/view/99/153/
Irish Video Shorts:  http://www.irishroots.com/content/view/104/157/
Irish Hedge Row History: http://www.irishroots.com/content/view/105/158/
Hello Fada, Irish language: http://www.irishroots.com/content/view/106/159/
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We publish more Irish genealogy books, podcasts and CDs
than anyone else in the world !

Books of the Month:

1)  Families of County Galway, Ireland
Our hardbound volume on family history in Co. Galway.
http://www.irishroots.com/id4004.htm

2) County Galway genealogy and family history notes.
Our 2nd book on Galway from the Irish Families Project.
This is the spiral bound volume, different from the book above.
http://www.irishroots.com/id4829.htm

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We Have a Blog reader, where a computer voice reads the blog.
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Coming Up:
Scarecrows line the streets of what Irish town.
Humpback whales appear where for 2nd time in 20 years?
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Time to raise our eyes skywards, give thanks, and  ask for help !
Here are todays “Magnificent Seven” :

1) Casey at Mulon & Casey, in Paris, France. Your Counties
Kildare, Wicklow and Carlow books have shipped !

2)  Welcome new member Maureen Donnelly, of Iowa City, IA.
searching: Cody Donnelly Gilfillan Carter
Parents on both sides orphaned, so no one had any information..

3) James Reynolds of Sunnyvale, CA, your Meath and Passenger
list book have shipped !

4) Jon- Michael Sherry of Oakville, Canada your Co. Monaghan
genealogy book has shipped !

5) Marcia Mulcahy of Cape Girardeau, MO, your Irish Families
great & small, book has shipped !

6) Kathryn Cunningham of Alexandria, VA your County Cork
genealogy and family history notes has shipped !

7) Welcome new member Ellen McWade of Hanover, MA. (6)

Check out our online search list at:

http://www.irishroots.com/content/view/21/45/

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Thanks to all of our members – without you these
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Sponsors are welcome and needed.
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Irish Family Name of the Day:
Noone

Todays family history in honor of :
Gold Member Richard Noone of Salem, Mass.
gr grandfather Bernard Noone from Galway approx. 1880

Possible Related Spellings of the Name:
Noon, Noonen, Noonan, O’Noonan, Noonane

Varient Spelling Groups:   #2861…
From The Guide to the Various Spellings of Irish Family Names
http://www.irishroots.com/id4918.htm

History of the Name
The Rev. Woulfe gives several possible origins for ‘Noone’.
The first is from ‘Nuada’ taken from an ancient sea god.  He
gives it as the surname of a family of County Sligo descended
from Niall of the Nine Hostages.  They were located near
the town of Sligo, in the parish of Calry.  He also gives that in
his day, the final ‘n’ in the name was slender.
He also gives the name as a variant of Noonan, or O’Nonan, etc..
coming from ‘O Nuanain’ particularly outside of the province
of Connaught.
John O’Donovan, in his ‘Tribes Customs and Genealogies of the
Hy Fiachrach’ also cites O’Nuadhain, but says it was gone from
the area of Calry in his day.
We have one John Noone in our ‘Names of Irish Passengers to
America’, and his ship arrived from Belfast.
Counties Galway, Roscommon and Mayo were most numerous
with the name in the 19th century.

copyright 2010, IGF, based in part upon
The Book of Irish Families, great and small
http://www.irishroots.com/id4098.htm

Irish Family Coats of Arms From the Irish Book of Arms

A Brief search in that work shows:
http://www.irishroots.com/id4861.htm

1)  Not found in the Irish Book of Arms.
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Coming Up Later in this episode:
Baltimore, Co. Cork video, today, after the 1631 pillage….
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The Free Master online index at www.Irishroots.com shows:
Listings for the name several times, here are a few examples:

1) Noone in the Birth Index of Ireland
2) Noone in Irish Names and Surnames by Woulfe
3) Noone in Tribes, Customs and Genealogies of Hy Fiachrach
4) Noone in Families of County Limerick, Ireland
5)  Noone in Families of County Galway, Ireland
6)  Noone in Co. Roscommon and Co. Sligo genealogy…notes.
7)  Noone in Co. Mayo, Ireland, genealogy and family history notes.

You can use this free index to search for your family name:
http://www.irishroots.com/content/view/21/45/
Remember to leave off the Mac or O when typing your name.
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Around the World, in Irish Ways.
The Web Page and Video of the Month.

1)   Peter Noone starring with Hermans Hermits.  (video).
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1c8YAuonwqw

2)   Noone family genealogy resources
http://cousinconnect.com/p/a/0/s/Noone/

3)  Baltimore, Co. Cork and O’Driscoll Clan gathering to music video !
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nAf98bAZF44

4) Irish Humpback and fin whales off Irish coast  (video)
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eGwTKlKeIMA

see also our Irish Video Shorts at:

http://www.irishroots.com/irishvideo/rss.xml

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Curious News and Notes, From Ireland today

1)  For just the 2nd time in 20 years, Humpback whale seen off east coast.
http://www.irishcultureandcustoms.com/01News/Home.html

2)  Susan Denham is Irelands first chief justice. She is the daughter of
former Irish Times editor, Douglas Gageby, whose father was born in
Belfast.        http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-northern-ireland-14219734

3)  Scarecrows line streets of Durrow for Irelands Friendship Festival.
http://www.durrowvillage.com/festivals-page51560.html

4)  Only 1% of National Library of Irelands holdings stored properly.
Eight million items include books, etchings and maps….
http://www.irishtimes.com/newspaper/features/2011/0719/1224300941947.html

5)   Cobh, Co. Cork, celebrates return of Irish Australian descendants
or was that some of the 26,500 Irish convicts sent to Australia
http://thedailyedge.thejournal.ie/rebels-to-celebrate-convicts-on-australia-day-180274-Jul2011/

6)  Thank goodness the Dublin naked bike ride was shut down by the
garda, but it appears shocking that 93 went ahead with the feat in Cork
on a Saturday night !
http://www.irishtimes.com/newspaper/features/2011/0718/1224300882583.html

…….So end the notes from the Irish Hedge Row today.
You can see the entire series at www.Irishroots.com.
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About Your Host
Mike O’Laughlin
Mike descends from the O’Loughlins of Kilfenora, County Clare,
and the O’Donahues of Glenflesk, County Kerry. He also bears
Sullivan, Buckley, Kilmartin, Llewellyn and Kelliher roots.

A one of a kind resource, he is the most published author
his field, including books; newsletters; podcasts; CD’s & videos.

His books, publications, and podcasts are found at:
http://www.irishroots.com/content/view/18/133/
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Irish Family History and Genealogy show #192
with curious news and notes from Ireland.
From the Irish Roots Cafe at www.Irishroots.com

The Sack of Baltimore, County Cork, 1631
Now here is an example of Irish genealogy that requires a
knowledge of history.  The 17th century was traumatic for all
those in Ireland.  The Battle of Kinsale, the Flight of the Earls,
Cromwell, The Treaty of Limerick all happened in that century.
Tens of thousands of men were exiled to the continent, these
were the wild geese of Ireland.  The native Irish families lost
their lands and influence entirely.  A way of life was gone.

The Village of Baltimore, Co. Cork
Originally under the shadow of O’Driscolls Castle, this seaport
was profitable in business. English settlers had been granted
rights there.  Many say that Coppinger of County Cork had
designs on the town and its profits, and he may have had
something to do with the tragic affair.

Hacket the Traitor
It seems Hacket, a fisherman from Dungarvan, was captured by
the pirates earlier and he gave up the town of Baltimore to the
pirates, in exchange for his safety.
So, two ships with these pirates arrived to burn, rob, terrorize
and take hostages. The bloody band included Algerians, Ottoman
Turks and Dutchmen. Their captain was Dutch. They took around
107 hostages, only two of which are said to have ever returned.

Justice Served
Several books have been written on the subject, and even a
screenplay.  The fate of the hostages was grim, with many serving
as galley slaves, or in the harem of the Sultan.  Justice was served
to the traitor Hacket however.  He was hung two years later, near the
village he had destroyed.  Many of the surviving townspeople
relocated to the town of Skibbereen – which is noted for later
tragedy, during the 19th century great famine in Cork.  Song and
story have recorded that misery as well

Thomas Osborne Davis
The story is well told by Thomas Davis, and is one of my favorite
recitations here at the hedge school.  Here is an extract from that
work.  We take up with the fate of the hostages below:

“Oh, some must tug the galleys o’er, and some must tend the steed-
This boy will bear a Sheiks Chibouk, and that a Bey’s jerreed.

Oh, some are for the arsenals, by beautious Dardanelles;
and some are in the caravan to Mecca’s sandy dells.

The maid that Bandon gallant sought, is chosen for the Dey.
She’s safe – he’s dead- she stabbed him in the  midst of his serai;

And, when to die a death of fire that noble maid they bore,
She only smiled – O’Driscolls child, She thought of Baltimore

‘Tis two long years since sunk the town beneath that bloody band,
and now amid its trampled hearths a larger concourse stand.

Where, high upon a gallows tree, a yelling wretch is seen –
‘Tis Hacket of Dungarvan – He who steered the Algerine !

He fell amid a sullen shout, with scarce a passing prayer
For he had slain the kith and kin of many a hundred there-

Some muttered of MacMurchaidh, who brought the Norman ‘oer –
Some cursed him with Iscariot, That Day in Baltimore. “

-finis-

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The Worlds Leading audio and publications source for Irish Genealogy
The Irish Roots Cafe has 7 Broadcast series & 250 episodes
and family history books on every county in Ireland
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Contact us

You can reach the Irish Roots Cafe on Twitter; Facebook;
www.IrishRoots.com; and by mail at our U.S. location:

The Irish Roots Cafe
Box 7575
Kansas City, Missouri 64116
Leave a message on our Phone (816) 256-3360

Contact us for speaking engagements,
exhibits, and educational events. Since 1984.
©2011 IGF, This information is intended
for personal non-commercial use only.

Sponsors Welcome.
_________________________________________________________

About Your Host
Mike O’Laughlin
Mike descends from the O’Loughlins of Kilfenora, County Clare,
and the O’Donahues of Glenflesk, County Kerry. He also bears
Sullivan, Buckley, Kilmartin, Llewellyn and Kelliher roots.

A one of a kind resource, he is the most published author
his field, including books; newsletters; podcasts; CDs and videos.

His books, publications, and podcasts are found at:
http://www.irishroots.com/content/view/18/133/
_________________________________________________________
Learn More About the Irish Hedge School online at:
http://web.mac.com/irishpat/IrishRootsCafe/Hedge_School.html

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