Ireland, 1841-1854.

Account of Fines received under Fines and Penalties Act; Return of Amount paid to Fund from each County, and Expenditure

http://eppi.dippam.ac.uk/documents/11640/eppi_pages/272750

The Fenian Movement.

 http://www.historylearningsite.co.uk/fenian_movement.htm

http://www.irishidentity.com/stories/fenians.htm

 

The Great Famine, 1845-1850.

 

http://www.historylearningsite.co.uk/ireland_great_famine_of_1845.htm

 

http://dartmed.dartmouth.edu/winter10/html/faculty_focus_we/excerpt.pdf

Excellent treatise on the causes of the famine.

 

http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~irlkik/ihm/ire1841.htm

Provides an annotated map of Ireland, circa 1841, detailing housing and literacy information and an extensive breakdown in population decline, County by County.

 

http://www.ego4u.com/en/read-on/countries/ireland/great-famine

 

http://www.helsinki.fi/iehc2006/papers3/Vanhaute.pdf

Offers a discussion of the Irish Famine within the context of broader contemporary European events.

 

Ireland Demographics 1841 and 1901.

 

http://ied.dippam.ac.uk/records/50513

 

http://eppi.dippam.ac.uk/documents/11783/eppi_pages/277081

 

Ireland and Land Problems

 

http://www.historylearningsite.co.uk/ireland_%20land_%20problems.htm

 

Ireland’s History

 

http://www.historyireland.com/

 

This is a fantastic searchable site that contains a huge amount of information over the full range of Irish history, including between 1841 and 1854.

 

Irish Flight: 1832-1841.

 

http://ied.dippam.ac.uk/records/45813

 

Minutes of Proceedings of Lowtherstown Board of Guardians, respecting Purchase of Site and Building of Union Workhouse; Correspondence with Poor Law Commissioners relative to Lowtherstown, Enniskillen and Lisnaskea Unions 1842.

 

http://eppi.dippam.ac.uk/documents/11621/eppi_pages/272282

Offers a large collection of interesting primary documents and correspondence, offering information on Irish poor laws and public welfare.

Return of Date of Formation of each Union under Poor Relief Act in Ireland

 

http://eppi.dippam.ac.uk/documents/11728/eppi_pages/276331

Extensive statistics around poor laws payments.

 

Return of Correspondence and Documents relative to Building of Castlederg Union Workhouse

 

http://eppi.dippam.ac.uk/documents/11618/eppi_pages/272143

Offers documents on the Famine, between 1845-52 and the poor laws.