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IPA Journal 1 Journal No.1 - 12 pages - OUT OF PRINT - Photocopies available
A Story to Tell - details of the home of Barbara Ruttle Heck
Reminiscences and snippets of the Baker family history
The Irish Palatines - general story
A traverse of Killeheen Lane - the old parent Palatine colony




IPA Journal 2

Journal No.2 - 24 pages
Irish Palatine Heritage Centre - Stone Laying Ceremony
Acquisition of the Southwell Papers
Palatine Families of the Southwell Estate 1709-1720
A recent traverse of the United States - by Austin Bovenizer
'Snowy' Baker - all around Australian sportsman
A Palatine Christmas - how our ancestors observed Christmas



IPA Journal 3

Journal No.3 - 28 pages
Irish Palatine Heritage Centre phase one opens to public
Back to the Heartland - an Irish Palatine Homecoming
Palatine families in the rest of Ireland 1709-1720
A traverse of the Black Forest/Palatine region of Germany
Palatines in Ireland - translated report from German news paper
Embury Heck Memorial Church - details about the Church
Spotlight on Jim Sparling - and other Irish Palatine racing cyclists
An early remembrance - childhood memories of Vera Shier nee Teskey



IPA Journal 4

Journal No.4 - 24 page
New World Notes - discovery of Doupe Irish Palatine ancestry
In the footsteps of Christopher Miller - South African road overseer
The Hartricks of Ireland - Wexford Irish Palatine family
The Princess Augusta - story of ship bringing Palatines to America
Discovering the Teskey Family - researching a Genealogy




IPA Journal 5

Journal No.5 - 28 pages - OUT OF PRINT - Photocopies available
Back to the Ancestral Homeland - 1994 IPA tour of the German Palatinate
Edenkoben and "The Last of the Mohicans" - story of Palatinate fountain
The Hartricks of America - continuation of the story of Wexford family
Kirkton Union Cemetery - poem remembering the Palatine Pioneers
The Palatines of County Kerry - by Tom O'Donovan
How do you get Irish with a name like that. - story of Switzer ancestry



IPA Journal 6

Journal No.6 - 24 pages
Palatines to Ireland '95 - report on1995 IPA tour in Ireland
Shouldice and Switzer Reunions - reports
Some Irish Palatine Surnames - explaining their meanings
Maiden Voyage of the Jane Black - Irish Immigrant Ship
Artefact reports. - Southwell Ring, Speyer Flag & Palatine Prayer Book
Palatine Postmark - a short explanation
The Psychological Benefits of Genealogy



IPA Journal 7

Journal No.7 - 32 pages
Rathkeale to strengthen its twin bonds - visitors from Bornheim
Palatine Serenade - Jager family perform in Rathkeale
Switzer Family Reunion - report on third Canadian reunion
Micks visitors to Ireland - a report
Embury and Zeiglers - new discoveries from Hank Jones
A Preachers Life - life as a Methodist itinerant preacher
Irish Palatine Story on the Internet - by Lorine McGinnis Schulze
The Southwells of Castle Matrix - a brief history of landlord family
Trench of Castle Oliver - a brief history of the landlord family
Physical Characteristics of the Palatines
Palatines and Pennsylvania Deutche - comparisons



IPA Journal 8

Journal No.8 - 28 pages
Wesley among the Palatines - extracts from his journals
Palatines in Ballyhoura Country - Ballyriggin, Ballyorgan, & Glenisheen
The Hartricks of New Ross, Co. Wexford - the success of this family
An Update on Teskey Family Research
A Sketch in the life of James Switzer - in his own words
St. John Family Notes
Methodist Palatine Honoured - vessel named after Barbara Heck
Medieval Documents Returning to the Pfalz
250 Years since Wesley landed - Celebrating Wesley's first visit to Ireland



IPA Journal 9

Journal No.9 - 28 pages
Theodore Roosevelt, the Palatines & Teddy Bears
Archibald Standish Hartrick - artist, correspondent, teacher & author
Maggie Alton - article on her life
The Stark Family is alive and well - genealogical report from New Zealand
Palatine Phantom - legend about old sailing ship named Palatine
Der Pfalzerwald - introduction to Palatine Forest
Making friends across national lines - report on school exchange
Reunion of Micksburg's Mick family
36th Switzer Biennial Reunion at Kirkton, Ontario
Byron Wesley Switzer 1908-1998 - obituary



IPA Journal 10

Journal No.10 - 28 pages
The Irish Palatines at Home - report on IPA event
Teskeys in Ireland 1999 - report on 5 day family reunion
How Glenosheen got its name - tracing Irish mythology
Adare Field Meeting 1842 - Methodist annual outdoor gathering
The Rams of Gorey - Palatine Landlords in County Wexford
Footloose in Ireland - two visits to Ireland compared
My Experience in the Rheinland Palatinate - a students report



IPA Journal 11

Journal No.11 - 32 pages
My Great Adventure - Canadian Dulmage meets Dolmetsch relatives in Germany
Ireland 41 years ago and today - two visits to the Bovenizers in Killeheen
The Myths of the Rising - an alternative perspective on the 1798 Irish Revolution
Remembering John Alton (1919 - 2000) - obituary
Shire of Brock - family reunion in Canada
Shouldice family reunions - held every 5 years from 1980 to 2000



IPA Journal 12

Journal No.12 - 32 pages
A Volcano erupts - Dudley Levistone Cooney
Defoe and the Palatines - Dudley Levistone Cooney
In pursuit of the Grandmothers - Anne Ross
One Palatine Family in Australia - Susan Lauren Willig
They came to Camden Valley - David E. Embury
A Palatine Doctor in Canada - W. Roy Doupe
A Visit to Hinzweiler - Lily Baker
Wexford to Walhalla - Standish R. Hartrick
My Student Exchange Trip to Germany
Cackagay Cider Apple Alive and Well
Hollywood from Limerick to Los Angeles - Martin Byrnes
Palatine Square
Bob's Hope



IPA Journal 13

Journal No.13 - 36 pages
Irish Palatine Families Pfalz Tour - Carolyn Heald
Assenheim Sermon - Heiko Schwarz
Essenheim: An extra Stop on the Pfalz Tour - Bob Fizzell
Switzers of Grafton Street - Dudley Cooney
Conference Celerates Barbara Heck - Carolyn Heald




IPA Journal 14

Journal No.14 - 28 pages
At Home in Courtmatrix - Gary Switzer
John Wesley's Legacy to Ireland - Robin Roddie
The 'Jeanie Johnston' Replica Famine Ship - Christy Switzer
The Teskeys - Palatines with a Tuam connection - Dianne Teskey
The Grand Young Man of Politics - Martin Byrnes
Christy Raised Bar to New Levels in 20 year Career - Eamon Horan



IPA Journal 15

Journal No.15 - 28 pages
Charles Wesley 1707-1788 - A Tercentenary Tribute
Connaught Rangers Association - Tour of the World War One Battlesites
Recreating the Journey of Our Ancestors - What was it like making the journey in 1709
Fitzell Family Reunion - meeting the descendants of William & Margaret Fitzell
Some Palatines in Australia - Piper Ancestors of Valerie Watts
Walter at Ninety - Remembering Walter Ruttle
Latchford Papers - Recent Acquisition



IPA Journal 16

Journal No.16 - 24 pages
The Castle & the Courtesan - The Story of Lola Montez
Ludwig I builds Palatinate Castle
Traditional Palatine Recipes
Visits to the Palatinate
Apple Tree Planting
Long Family Meeting in Adare
Fitzell Paternal Line from German Ancestor
New Information on the Name Fissel; Fitzel; Fitzell
Letter from Samuel Doupe, 1842
Rathkeale Traverses
Launch of IPA Journal No. 15
Colleges and Covered Bridges
Our Visit to Ireland



IPA Journal 17

Journal No.17 - 28 pages
Thoughts on the Tercentenary Commemoration Trip to Ireland - Lisa Teskey
Assenheim Marks Tercentenary with Special Presentation - Austin Bovenizer
2009 Trip to Ireland - Mary Wallace
Killeheen Wesleyan Chapel Stone Unveiled - Austin Bovenizer
300th Anniversary Festivities in Assenheim - Derrick Bovenizer Moloney
Primary School Essays - Drung National School, Co. Cavan, Ireland



IPA Journal 18

Journal No.18 - 32 pages
Palatines on the Castle Oliver Estate 1759-1882 - Vivien Hick
The Pfalz or Castle of the Palatinate (article from Saturday Magazine of 1836)
Rev. Dr. William Crook (1823-1897) Methodist minister and author of one of the most important books on the history of Irish Methodism - Dudley Levistone Cooney
Palatine Blessing recalls Rathkeales historic past - Gerard Fitzgibbon




IPA Journal 19

Journal No.19 - 32 pages
J. Wesley Millers’ Visit to Ballingrane - Carolyn A. Heald
Probable German Origins of the Teskey Family - Henry Z.Jones
Irish Methodist Millers in Australia - Juanita Bryant
Courageous, Faithful, or Foolish - Jason P. Radmacher
High-Flying Irish Palatine - Derrick Bovenizer-Moloney
Extracts from the Dunraven Estate Papers - Carolyn A. Heald
Castle Oliver and the Churches of Kilflyn and Particles - Allan Callender
A Tribute to Michael Brosnan - Patrick J. O’Connor



IPA Journal 20

Journal No.20 - 32 pages
Assenheim 300: Anniversary Celebrations of Rathaus – Austin Bovenizer
Newly Found German Origins of Some Irish Palatine Families – Henry Z Jones
The People of the Palatinate – Dr. Richard Henk
Kough Connection – Patricia Liddell
New Artefact – Austin Bovenizer
Excerpt from So Much in Life – F.S. Hinchy
Winter of 1708/1709 – Süddeutsche Zeitung
Irish Palatine Special Interest Group-Ontario Genealogical Society – Denis Jones
Remembering Bob Fizzell – Carolyn Heald
Remembering Lily Baker – Rev. Liz Hewitt


IPA Journal 21

Journal No.21 - 32 pages
Irish Palatines in Ontario Tour 2013 – Ken McDonald
The Awesome Truth We Brought Home to Ireland – Barbara Bingham
Austin Bovenizer receives the Eula C. Lapp Award – Carolyn Heald
My Irish Palatine Ancestry – Denis Jones, Norma Earl, Barbara Pittam, Karen Borden
Teskey Reunion – Ken McDonald


IPA Journal 22

Journal No.22 - 32 pages
People Make Places: A Retrospective Exploration - Patrick J. O’Connor
The Gravesite of Barbara Heck - Carolyn Heald
Visit to the Grave of Paul and Barbara Heck. A Leaf from My Sketch Book - Mrs. Phoebe Palmer
Rathkeale Victims and a Remarkable Survivor of Two Pre-Famine Shipping Tragedies - Liam Irwin
A Letter from John Miller, 1848 - Mary Wallace
New Committee Member: Gisela Holfter
Remembering Howard Baker and Jean Copeland


IPA Journal 23

Journal No.23 - 32 pages
The fighting Palatines in the Easter 1916 Rising - Chris Shouldice
Museum Visitor Report
Shiers Forever - Barbara Bingham
Dreaming of the Homeland - Louie Ann McDonogh
Remembering Alberta Callender
Corneille Family Tales of Long Ago - Helen MacDonald
Irish Palatine Heritage Tour 2016

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