December 2, 2018 Genealogy Research No Comments

Flyleaf Press, the publishing arm of Ancestor Network, will launch its new title “A guide to Tracing your Tipperary Ancestors” By Noreen Higgins-McHugh in the Tipperary Excel Centre, Mitchell Street, Tipperary Town on Thursday, 13th December 2018 at 7.30 PM.

The formal launch will be conducted by Des Murnane, President of Tipperary Historical Society.  The title is a comprehensive guide to all of the records available for tracing families in County Tipperary.   If you are interested to attend, please contact us at jim.ryan (at )

 The author,  Dr Noreen Higgins McHugh is a local historian with a special interest in genealogy, and a native of Tipperary, where she still lives. She is the current secretary of the above Tipperary Historical Society, and holds a Master’s Degree in Local History from University of Limerick, and a PhD from University College Cork.  Her PhD thesis focused on the 1830s Tithe War in the region. She has given genealogy classes, and has written many articles for the Tipperary Historical Journal and other history and genealogy publications.   She is also author of ‘Tipperary’s Tithe War 1830-1838: Parish Accounts of Resistance against a Church Tax’ (St. Helen’s Press, 2002 ISBN 9780954275419).


Other Flyleaf Titles currently available

Finding Your Ancestors in Kerry     ISBN 9781907990083
Finding Your Kildare Ancestors       ISBN 9781907990076
Finding Your Cork Ancestors           ISBN 9781907990304
Finding Your Galway Ancestors      ISBN  9780956362421
Finding Your Donegal Ancestors      ISBN 9780953997497
Finding Your Dublin Ancestors        ISBN 9781907990311
Sources for Irish Family History     ISBN 9780953997480
Irish Church Records – 2nd Ed (Soft cover)   ISBN 9780953997413
Irish Church Records 2nd Ed (Hard cover)   ISBN 9780953997404
Sources for Irish Family History                     ISBN 9780953997421

Written by Jim Ryan
Dr Jim Ryan is a writer and publisher who has been active in Irish genealogy for the past 35 years. His books include: Irish Records- sources of family and local history; Tracing your Dublin Ancestors (Flyleaf Press 2009); Irish Church Records (Flyleaf 2001); Sources for Irish Family History (Flyleaf 2001), and Tracing your Sligo Ancestors (Flyleaf 2012). He writes blogs and articles for Ancestor Network and Irish Roots, and previously for In-Depth Genealogist, and Irish America. He has lectured extensively to genealogy conference and societies.