Series 7 - Historical Research

Headed Notepaper from Ards House Notes on the History of Ards House Note re the Friar’s Room in Ards House Letter from Louis J. Walsh Ards and the Wray Family Letter from Dermot MacIntyre Hugh A. Law and Marble Hill House Doe Castle

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Historical Research


  • c.1910-2005 (Creation)

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5 files and 19 items; Manuscript; typescript; newspaper clipping; photographic print; pencil on card

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The series contains records compiled mainly by Capuchin friars relating to the history of the locality around Ard Mhuire Friary including material on the previous owners of Ards House in the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries. Much of this historical research was amassed by Fr. David Kelleher OFM Cap. (1912-1995) who spent nearly sixty years of his ministry as a Capuchin friar in County Donegal.

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