Collection of St Bride’s Parish

Repository: Trinity College Dublin

Identity Statement

TitleCollection of St Bride's Parish
Archive ReferenceIE TCD MS/1473-1480
Web Link to this Entry
Creation Dates1633-1714
Extent Medium1 Box


Creator(s): St. Bride's Parish, Dublin Carroll, William George, 1821-1885, Reverend

  • Administrative History ↴

    The collection was compiled and owned by the Rev. William George Carroll of St. Bride's Parish, Dublin. Carroll was Rector of St. Bride's in the second half of the 19th century and was also an historian and writer. He was an uncle of George Bernard Shaw who he baptised in St. Bride's and was the first Protestant clergyman in Ireland to declare for Home Rule.
  • Archival History ↴

    The collection was compiled and presented by Rev. WG Carroll (apparently posthumously) in 1885.
  • Immediate Source Acquisition ↴


Content & Structure

  • Scope & Content: St. Bride's Parish, Dublin Carroll, William George, 1821-1885, Reverend ↴

    The collection contains a wealth of information on the parish of St. Bride’s, Dublin. The collection specifically contains the following: Register of Baptisms (1633-1801), Register of Marriages (1653-1800), Register of Burials (1634-1800); History of St Bride’s Dublin Latin schools, Vestry accounts of St. Bride’s, St. Michael le Pole’s and St. Stephen’s Dublin.

  • Appraisal Destruction ↴

    Permanent Retention
  • Arrangement ↴

    The collection arranged according to document type

Conditions of Access & Use

Access Conditions Please contact in advance of your visit
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Creation Dates1633-1714
Extent Medium1 Box
Material Language ScriptEnglish
Finding Aids An item-level description is available to search online. Archive Web Link →

Allied Materials

Related MaterialThe Manuscripts and Archives Research Library, Trinity College Dublin holds further related material: IE TCD MS 9932/39 Transcriptions of Baptismal entries 1633-1714 for St. Brides parish Dublin. Transcribed by Alita Dusek from TCD MS and edited in abbreviated form in 'The Irish genealogist'.


NoteTrinity College Library legacy numbering system applied multiple numbers to single fonds

Descriptive Control Area

Archivist NoteNatalie Milne, March 2014
Rules/ConventionsISAD(G): General International Standard Archival Description. 2nd ed. Ottawa: International Council on Archives, 2000.
Date of Descriptions41699