Exploring Family Origins in
This book covers all the Streets, Lanes, and Yards of Birr as well as 40 Townlands that surround the town..
Included in the book is the Griffiths Valuation of 1858 with corresponding 1860 Map. This lists the head tenants of each household.
Slaters Commercial Directory of 1894.
The complete 1901 & 1911 Census for the Town, which lists everybody who was living in the town in those years.
1939 Thom's Commercial Directory.
The 1936/37 Electors Register which lists everybody who lived in the town in 1936 that was over the age of 18.
1934 Pub List which lists the 35 Publicans back then.
A Brief history of The Plantation of Laois & Offaly, The O'Carroll Clan and Birr's Industry.
A Townland Map
Several Old Photos of Birr
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See the other Offaly book covering the town of Tullamore