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  County Desmond - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
County Desmond was an historic county of Ireland on the south-western coast of Ireland.
The term "Desmond" was used after the 14th century to refer to the territory of the Gaelic Irish MacCarthy Mor chieftains, who claimed to be the Kings of Munster and to the lands of the Earl of Desmond.
County Desmond refers to the territory of the Earls, which stretched from the Dingle peninsula in the west to Cashel in the east, north of the MacCarthy lands.
www.wikipedia.org /wiki/County_Desmond   (376 words)

 Encyclopedia: County Desmond
County Kerry (Irish: Contae Chiarraí) is a county in the southwest of Ireland, in the Munster province of the Republic of Ireland, informally referred to as The Kingdom.
Finian MacDonagh MacCarthy, known to the English as Florence MacCarthy, was born in 1560 the son of Donagh, the chief of the MacCarthy Reagh clan.
County Desmond was a historic county of Ireland on the south-western coast of Ireland.
www.nationmaster.com /encyclopedia/County-Desmond   (919 words)

 County Desmond - Encyclopedia, History, Geography and Biography
Desmond is a Gaelic name originating from "Des-mumhan" which means Southern Munster, and was reflected in other areas - Thomond "Tuadh-mhuman" (Northern Munster), Ormond "Urh-mumhan" (East Munster) and Iarmond "Iarmumhan" (West Munster).
The peerage ended in 1583 with Gerald Fitzgerald, 15th Earl of Desmond, but was revived again in 1675 as an award to the then Earl of Denbigh.
County Desmond, History of Ireland and Counties of Ireland.
www.arikah.com /encyclopedia/County_Desmond   (195 words)

 Jeremiah John Desmond Of Placer County, California: A Biographical Sketch   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-10)
Desmond was born in Philadelphia, Pa., a son of John and Hannah (Foley) Desmond, both natives of County Cork, Ireland.
Desmond was reared on his father's farm in Lassen County and there received what schooling was available in the district schools.
Desmond was united in marriage with Miss Margaret Monahan, a native of Butte County, daughter of Thomas and Elizabeth F. Monahan, early pioneers of Placer and Nevada Counties.
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 Index to Wills from the Public Records Office, Ireland
Desmond's custom to retire every night about 11 o'clock and to rise in the morning at 8 o'clock for the purpose of reading his morning paper in bed.
Desmond and her sons Henry and Paul reached the city yesterday afternoon and took charge of the remains which were removed to undertaking parlors, where the autopsy was held.
Desmond was at his office on Wednesday, and in consequence his sudden death was a great shock to the many people who knew him and enjoyed his friendship.
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 Frontier Press Bookstore - Arkansas - 1-800-772-7559   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-10)
County records (deeds, jury lists, probate and will records, etc.), tax lists, newspaper items, petitions, and militia records replace the missing 1820 federal schedule.
Unfortunately, there are 31 counties that did not comply with the law, but the information presented here (from the other 44 counties) is packed with genealogical information.
This county volume of land patents lists the patentee's name, volume and page of the patent book, land office, document and miscellaneous document numbers, type of transaction, precise legal description, and number of acres.
www.frontierpress.com /frontier.cgi?category=ar   (3085 words)

 Welcome!   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-10)
Blessed Dermot O?Hurley, Archbishop of Cashel, was born in 1530, in Emly, County Tipperary, Ireland.
Dermot was the son of William O?Hurley, steward to the Earl of Desmond.
In 1568, Gerald Fitzgerald, 14th Earl of Desmond, was arrested and imprisoned for resisting the authority of the Queen.
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 .: Print Version :.   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-10)
Desmond, who graduated from law school in 2003 and previously worked as an assistant city attorney in the city of Antigo, says he's looking forward to the challenge of working for Oneida County.
Desmond said his job responsibilities and caseload are still being worked out but he expects to back up Heath in advising county committees on a myriad of issues.
Desmond is half of a legal family and moved to the Northwoods so his wife, Lindsay Desmond, could take a job with the Eagle River law firm of O'Brien, Anderson, Burgy, Garbowicz & Brown.
www.rhinelanderdailynews.com /articles/2004/08/12/news/local_news/news2.prt   (274 words)

 Desmond (disambiguation) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
County Desmond, a county in the Republic of Ireland
Desmond, a slang term for the British 2:2 degree classification
Desmond (often shortened to Des) is the first name of:
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Desmond   (119 words)

 News of Delaware County - News - 06/13/2005 - Francis Desmond Jr.
To Desmond's relief, the source of the deafening blasts was the nearby USS Missouri pounding the shores with her 16-inch shells.
Desmond and the rest of the Ambrose crew were side by side with battleships to aid in the invasion when it began.
Desmond and his colleagues was most likely USS Arkansas (BB-33) although USS Texas (BB-35) was known to be in the area at that time as well.
www.zwire.com /site/news.cfm?BRD=1725&dept_id=132961&newsid=14685535&PAG=461&rfi=9   (1611 words)

 Transit Milestones 2000s, Kevin Desmond bio
Desmond has additionally been responsible for carrying out a variety of policy and strategic initiatives as part of the agency’s development efforts.
Prior to joining Pierce Transit in 1996, Desmond was chief of operations planning for New York Transit, which included bus and subway operations.
King County web pages, you expressly agree to be bound by terms and conditions of the site.
transit.metrokc.gov /am/history/history-desmond.html   (484 words)

 County Kerry Article, CountyKerry Information   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-10)
County Kerry (Irish : Ciarraí) is a county inthe southwest of the island of Ireland, in the Munster province of the Republic of Ireland.
The county isbordered by County Limerick (east) and County Cork (South -east).
The towns of Tralee, Killarney and Listowel are administered by their respective Town Councils and are separate administrativeentities from Kerry County Council.
www.anoca.org /ireland/dingle/county_kerry.html   (277 words)

 Sony Radio Academy Awards | the judges   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-10)
In August 1999, Desmond moved from the BBC to ITV to anchor their live football coverage, primarily the Champions' League, Euro 2000 and the World Cup 2002.
Desmond returned to the BBC in August 2004 with a new series for Radio Five Live, Des Meets…, in which he conducts one on one interviews with major sporting figures and he has twice been the guest presenter of Have I Got News For You on BBC1.
In 1985, 1987, 1988, 1993 and 1997 Desmond was voted Sports Presenter of the Year by the Television and Radio Industries Club and, in 2003, he was presented with their Lifetime Achievement Award.
www.radioawards.org /judges/judge_dl.htm   (407 words)

 Example of "Genealog*" Catalog Database Search - Using the Melvyl® Legacy System: Section "A"   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-10)
The annals of Haywood County, North Carolina, historical, sociological, biographical, and genealogical /, by W. Allen ; with a new genealogical index by Lois Smathers Neal.
The registers of baptisms, marriages, and burials in the parish of Bromborough in the county of Chester, 1600-1726 /, edited and annotated by Anne Anderson.
Armstrong County, Pennsylvania, her people, past and present : embracing a history of the county and a genealogical and biographical record of representative families Chicago : J.H. Beers and Co., 1914.
www.dcn.davis.ca.us /~vctinney/melvylcata.htm   (14032 words)

 Georgia Roads (Routes 1 - 20)
Desmond T. Doss Medal Of Honor Highway between GA 193 and GA 1/US 27 in Walker and Catoosa Counties.
The George B. Culpepper Highway, from the Fort Valley City Limits in Peach County south to the intersection of the Perry Bypass/GA 11 Connector in Houston County.
From Tallulah Falls (Habersham-Rabun County Line) to Baldwin (Habersham County) the highway is four lane divided.
georgiaroads.tripod.com /gahwy1.htm   (2025 words)

 It's a Bad, Bad, Bad, Bad Movie: Reader Review: The Hypnotic Eye, by Joe
It's a good thing Marcia is hypnotized, because Desmond takes her to some by-the-pier dump that no man would take a date if he ever wanted to see her again.
Desmond gets the slip, but Justine and Marcia are trapped inside the bathroom.
See, she made Desmond disfigure all of those women so that she could be the most beautiful woman in the world again.
www.rinkworks.com /badmovie/reader/302.shtml   (1836 words)

 Cedar Key News: Noel K. Desmond Announces for County Commissioner-District 4
It is my earnest desire to see constitutional government returned to Levy County and, for this reason, I pledge to do everything in my power to give you, the citizens of this county the opportunity of voting For or Against a county `Charter`.
My intent is not to destroy but to improve county government so that it is responsive first to it`s citizens and second to itself.
effort to improve county services and see that they are managed to their most efficient level with the highest quality of personal available.
www.cedarkeynews.com /Announcements.0/117.html   (448 words)

 Pilot program for use of biodiesel fuel   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-10)
King County Metro Transit’s nationally recognized fleet of clean buses is about to become even cleaner, and will help bring to Washington the first in-state commercial-scale production of biodiesel fuel made from seed crops.
Although King County's primary concern is cleaner emissions, the project could also lower the price of biodiesel, and create new markets for Washington farmers.
In addition to the exciting news about biodiesel, King County also learned on Tuesday that Metro is one of seven organizations being recognized by the Environmental and Energy Study Institute (ESSI) as a National Clean Bus Leader for 2004.
transit.metrokc.gov /am/vehicles/biodiesel-pilot.html   (765 words)

Lifelong resident of Bronx County, senior office assistant Cheryl Johnson is a compassionate, dedicated, well-informed employee who is committed to Bronx Housing Court's services to the community she lives in.
As the second of five children, she was influenced by the strong ties of her family that as she explains "never stops embracing one another" and to her being teased by her peers as a child because of her father's physical disability.
Her hobbies are nature walks, dancing, and singing; her future aspirations are to attend law school and instill her compassion for life, education, and others to her growing family.
www.courts.state.ny.us /qualserv/qsaward/2002/12thJD.htm   (340 words)

 Pennsylvania AAA Federation   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-10)
At Zimmerman's Auto Service in Mechanicsburg, Cumberland County, Desmond said vehicle maintenance is an important factor in conserving fuel, decreasing pollution and improving gas mileage.
Among the factors contributing to rising prices: unprecedented demand on global oil reserves, the U.S. dollar's declining value against other major currencies, declining refinery and distribution storage capacity in the United States, and continuing shortfall in new oil exploration.
Desmond said that prices ultimately may level off, but even then there is little chance they will retreat back to where they were in recent years.
www.aaapa.org /newsinfo_052404.html   (493 words)

 GENUKI: County Kerry
Before the reformation, nearly the whole of the county was part of the Diocese of Ardfert and Aghadoe, with the cathedral at Ardfert.
Under the 1863 Registration Act the county was divided into six Superintendant Registrar's Districts, based on the Poor Law Unions.
The modern County of Kerry was created in 1606, from the merger of the former County Palatine of Kerry with part of the County of Desmond, which was then extinguished.
homepage.eircom.net /~dinglemaps/genuki/KER   (820 words)

 Attempt to Delete County Health Commissioner Position Fails County to give Desmond Fish Library $10K for elevator by ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-10)
Earlier this month, an attempt in the County Legislature to eliminate the position of Commissioner of Health in Putnam County failed by a five to four vote.
However, the County Executive and the Health Department maintain that the health and environmental issues facing the County are multiplying, and that it is necessary to have a full time medical doctor to lead public health policy.
The PCN&R prints LEGAL NOTICES for: Putnam County, The Town of Philipstown, The Town of Putnam Valley, Village of Cold Spring, Village of Nelsonville, the Haldane Union Free School District and the Garrison Union Free School District.
www.pcnr.com /news/2004/0526/Front_Page/054.html   (1027 words)

 Governor Christine Gregoire | News
Desmond has been appointed to a term effective August 1, 2005, ending December 1, 2005.
Desmond is the general manager of the King County Metro Transit.
Crockrell-Caldwell is director of community education and public policy for the YWCA of Pierce County.
www.governor.wa.gov /news/news-view.asp?pressRelease=119&newsType=1   (1428 words)

 Jazz/Jerry Jazz Musician/Paul Desmond writes "How Many of You Are There in the Quartet?
Those poor folk, especially the cattle-judge type (who has probably lumbered into heading the entertainment committee), thought we were this red-hot teenage attraction, which, Lord knows we've never been.
Evidently no piano has been located in Orange County, since the only props on stage are a vintage electric organ and one mike.
Behind us is a fair-sized tent containing about two hundred people, in which a horse show for young teenagers is currently in progress - scheduled, we soon discover, to continue throughout our concert.
www.jerryjazzmusician.com /linernotes/desmond.html   (968 words)

 Pitt County, North Carolina Queries
Was in Emanuel County census 1820 died 1825.
On page 402 of the 1840 census of Pitt County, there is a James PARKER household which includes one male under 5, two males 15-20, one male 20-30, one female under 5, one female 15-20 and one female 20-30.
Solomon was the son of David SHEPPARD of Carteret County, NC or possibly the grandson of David and son of Solomon.
www.geocities.com /Heartland/Plains/6598/pittquer98.htm   (4141 words)

 Desmond Castle (French Prison) Kinsale County Cork - Irish Historic and Tourist Sites - 1 2 Travel Ireland Regional ...
AD 1500, Desmond Castle has a colourful history, ranging from Spanish occupation in 1601 to use as a prison for captured American sailors during the American War of Independence.
The Castle was also used as a borough jail from 1791 to the onset of the Great Famine when it was used as an auxiliary workhouse tending to the starving populace.
It features an exhibition which documents the intriguing story of Ireland's wine links with Europe and the wider world from the early modern period to the present day.
www.12travel.com /ie/attractions/desmondcastle.html   (191 words)

 Faulkner County   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-10)
Turn south for Arkansas; the story of the Daltons of Faulkner County.
GEN 929.3767 AL Faulkner County, Arkansas, census of cemeteries as of December 31, 1987.
GEN 976.7 AL Biographical and historical memoirs of Pulaski, Jefferson, Lonoke, Faulkner, Grant, Saline, Perry, Garland and Hot Spring counties, Arkansas, comprising a condensed history of the state...
pbjc-lib.state.ar.us /genealogy/FaulknerCounty.htm   (242 words)

 Arkansas County Records   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-10)
During the war, state aid was provided to needy families of soldiers, and the resulting records show soldiers' names, units, status, county from which enrolled, and names and ages of wives and children.
Researchers are fortunate the loose packets of papers filed in connection with probate court cases have been preserved for Lawrence County, the parent county of Greene (1833), Independence (1820), Randolph (1835), and Sharp (1868) Counties.
The Miller County on the Arkansas map today is not the first Arkansas county to bear that name.
www.arkansasresearch.com /Desco.htm   (4727 words)

 County Desmond - Wiki Ireland
Drawn from an old celtic tale of a dark haired mystical man who used to visit rural villages and seduce local women.
The tale goes that the man drew power from the blarney stone found in the Desmond County.
His conversation was considered intoxicating and hypnotic leaving women powerless.
www.wiki.ie /wiki/County_Desmond   (110 words)

 Dinosaurs bibliography   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-10)
Czerkas, S. J., and Olson, E. C., 1987, Dinosaurs Past and Present (2 Volumes): Los Angeles, Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County.
Desmond, A. J., 1976, The Hot-Blooded Dinosaurs: New York, The Dial Press.
Paul, G. S., 1987, The Science and Art of Restoring the Life Appearance of Dinosaurs and Their Relatives, in Czerkas, S. J., and Olson, E. eds., Dinosaurs Past and Present, II: Los Angeles, Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County, p.
www.talkorigins.org /origins/biblio/dinosaurs.html   (2266 words)

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