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This is the first ever reproduction of the complete King James Army List. In addition, this edition contains 400 surnames missed in the original surname index.
Included among the Wild Geese are over 70 regiments,; family histories including the family in Ireland anciently and abroad; Old Irish Families; Scots-Irish Families; and Settler Families.
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'Major Francis O'Meara. The O'Mearas were a distinguished territorial sept in the Barony of Upper Ormond, County Tiperary, and the name of thier principal residence, Tuaim-ui-Meara, is still retained in that of Toomavara, within that district, yet the only individuals of the name, who appear in the outlawries of 1642, are Dermot Meara, described as 'of Dublin' and Catherine his wife...In the commencement of the 17th century flourished Dermod O'Meara, a physician and a poet, ..who was educated at Oxford....At the Battle of Lauffield in 1747, Captain O'Meara was of the wounded in Clare's Brigade, He was living in 1793 when he resided with his son, Gen. Felix O'Meara, Commander of Dunkirk....( taken from full 3 page entry)