Cork Documentation

St Joseph Cemetery Registers, Cork City, 1877-1917

Cork City and County Archives has a transcribed listing of freemen for the period 1710-1841, free to download.

McDonnell’s Index of Marriages From 1828 for Cork City its Liberties and Suburbs

West Cork Genealogy

Census of Cork

1766 Census Records of Diocese of Cloyne

1766 Census Records for Parish of Mallow

1834 Census Records of the Parish of Ballymodan

1846 Census Records of the Parish of Ballymodan

1851 Census Records (partial)

1901 Census Records Search

1901 Census Heads of The Rampart, Kinsale Town

1901 Census Heads of Mercy Convent in Kinsale Town


Directories of Cork

1787 Lucas Directory for Bandon

1824 Pigot's Directory for Bandon

1843 Local Directory - Extraction for Bandon

1846 Slater's Directory for Bandon

1856 Slater's Directory for Bandon

1867 General Directory for Cork

1870 Slater's Directory for Bandon

1875-1876 City Directory Images (partial)

1875 Guy's Directory Images for Bandon

1875 Guy's Directory Transcription for Bandon

1875-1876 Guy's Directory for City of Cork

1881 Slater's Directory for Bandon

1883 Guy's Directory of Ballinadee

1883 Guy's Directory of Bandon

1883 Guy's Directory of Desertserges

1883 Guy's Directory of Irishannon

1883 Guy's Directory of Kilbrittain

1883 Guy's Directory of Templemartin

1883 Guy's Directory of Timoleague

1886 Guy's Directory for Ballinadee

1886 Guy's Directory for Bandon

1886 Guy's Directory of Desertserges

1886 Guy's Directory of Innishannon

1893 Guy's Directory for Ballinadee

1893 Guy's Directory for Bandon

1907 Postal Directory for Bandon

1914 Guy's Postal Directory for County Cork

1915 Kelly's Directory for Leather Traders in Bandon

1931 Trade Directory for County Cork

1933 Postal Directory for Bandon


Valuations of Cork

1848-1864 Griffiths Valuation for all of Cork

1850s & 1860s Griffiths Valuations


Other County Cork Records

Bandon Historical Journals

Confirmation Records of Enniskeane, Desertserges and Kinneigh Parishes

Images of Will Indexes

1600s English Settlers in Bandon who fled to England

1796 Lislee Flax Growers

1800-1829 Subscribers of Bandon to "British Fiction"

1827 Tithe Applotments for Kilbrogan

1832 Tithe Applotments for Ballymodan

1833 Tithe Applotments for Murragh

1833 Tithe Applotments for Templemartin

1876 Land Owners Images

1876 Land Owners in Bandon Parish


Journal of the Cork Historical and Archaeological Society (JCHAS) Holdings (website):

1641 - Extracts from Civil Survey of Cork

1654- Parishes of Aghabullog, Aghina, Aglish, Ballinaboy, Ballyvorney, Carnaway, Carrigrohanbeg, Clondrohid, currykippane, Desertmore, Donoughmore,Drishane, Garrycloyne, Granagh, Inchigeelagh, Inniscarra, Kilbonane, Kilcolman, Kilcorny, Kilmihil, Kilmurry, Kilnamartyr, Knockavilly, Macloneigh, Macroom, Matehy, Moviddy, Templemichael, Whitechurch

1662-68- Subsidy Rolls. Public Records Office

1663-64- Proprietors of lands confiscated from 1641 owners listed in Civil Survey.

1730-31- Debtors of Cork Goal. 50 names extracted by the JCHAS.

1757- Male, Able-bodied Protestants in Parishes of Brigown, Castletown Roche, Clonmeen, Farrihy, Glanworth, Kilshannig, Marshallstown, Roskeen.

1766- Religious Census of All Householders (not all parishes included in this census). Public Records Office Film 2476

1768- Tenant Farmers on the Barrymore Estate. Extracted by JCHAS.

1770- Rental of Bennett Estate ~ mainly Cork City.

1771-72- Debtors in Cork Goal.

1775- Catholic Qualification Roll Extracts.

1783- List of Freemen and Freeholders who voted in 1783 City of Cork Election.

1793- Householders in St. Anne's Parish (Shandon) and additional houses built in 1804, 1809, 1821, 1832, 1837, 1844, 1853. 

1817- A list of Freemen at Large of the City of Cork.

1823-37- Tithe Applotment Survey

1830- The Census of the Parish of St. Mary Shandon, Cork. .

1830-37- 120 Names of Cork City Householders. 

1832-37- Lists of Householders in Cork Classified by Valuation and Voting status.

1834- List of Protestant Parishioner in Ballymoden, Bandon.

1835- Occupants of Houses over 5 pounds (money) Valuation in Youghal.

1836/1849/1852- Census of Kingwilliamstown Estate. Family History Center Film #101767

1837- Occupants of Bandon, List of Non Resident Freeman of the City of Cork.

1838- List of Marksmen (illiterate voters) in Cork City, Mallow, Youghal, Kinsale.

1845-46- Members of Ballineen Agricultural Society. 

1849-1851- Emigrants from Kingwilliamstown. See book Emigrants from Ireland 1847-1852 by E. Ellis.

1851- County Cork, Ireland, a collection of 1851 Census Records ~ by Josephoine Masterson. ISBN 0614009235. 


​Cork Archives Online Digital Archive


Cork's War of Independence Fatality Register


Cork and Ross Deceased and Retired Priests


Register of Interments St Finbarr's Cemetery, Glasheen Rd, Cork 5 Dec 1867-14 Jun 1896


Skibbereen Heritage Center - school records, tenant books, loan records, West Cork Graveyards

The Historical Records of the City and County of Cork


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