: : : For those looking for Irish in Manhattan in 19th century I
: : : recommend the New York Herald obituaries. It is indexed
: : : up to 1863 - after that you would need a date of death or
: : : approximate date. For Irish the obituaries often provided
: : : County and parish of origins.
: : Thanks for this info, Lucille. Can you tell us where we can view the NY Herald obituaries -- at the library in NY or elsewhere? Thanks.
: Was an answer forthcoming on this question of where to view the New York Herald obituaries -- would LDS have them??
The New York Public Library has the New York Herald on microfilm. Also the New York