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The Irish Australians

The Irish Australians

selected articles for Australian and Irish family historians

by

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Published by Joint publication of the Society of Australian Genealogists and Ulster Historical Foundation. in Sydney, N.S.W .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Australia -- Emigration and immigration.,
  • Northern Ireland -- Emigration and immigration.,
  • Australia -- History -- 1788-1900.,
  • Northern Ireland -- History.,
  • Australia -- Genealogy -- Genealogy.,
  • Northern Ireland -- Genealogy.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographies.

    Statementedited by Richard Reid and Keith Johnson.
    GenreGenealogy
    ContributionsReid, Richard., Johnson, Keith A., Society of Australian Genealogists., Ulster Historical Foundation.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination56 p. :
    Number of Pages56
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16577880M
    ISBN 10094953109

    The Irish in Australia By Sharon White. It has been estimated that around 35 percent of today’s Australian citizens have Irish ancestry. Jackelin Troy cites that for most of the nineteenth century at least a quarter of the population of Australia was Irish or of Irish parentage. Moving against the tide from Australia to Ireland People couldn’t understand why I had made the move but I had the time of my life in Ireland, writes Marina Pliatsikas Wed, , Author: Marina Pliatsikas.


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7 Famous Irish Australians. Much like the United States of America and Canada, Australia feels like a part of the Irish family that exists beyond the shores of the Emerald Isle. This is in large part due to the swathes of men, women and children that have left Ireland and travelled thousands of miles around the globe from the early 18th century.

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The story traces the journeys of school friends Kate and Baba as they come of age and discover life and love away from the sheltered country environment Author: Bethany Stuart. For readers today, whether they are Irish Australian or Australians with no Irish ancestry at all, the long journey of the Catholic Irish from unwelcome ’savages’ to respected citizens provides a compelling story and, moreover, one with considerable contemporary relevance.

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