Monday, 2 March 2015

PRONI Conference: Looking at Lissan - The Staples family and Lissan House

From the Public Record Office of Northern Ireland (

½ Day Conference: Looking at Lissan: The Staples family and Lissan House, Cookstown, Co. Tyrone
When: Thursday 19th March 2015 2-4.30pm
Where: PRONI

PRONI will be hosting a half day conference examining the Staples family of Lissan, Cookstown, Co Tyrone. Speakers will draw from papers held in PRONI and elsewhere to consider the family’s estates, highlight some of the more colourful members of the Staples family, examine the significance of Lissan House and discuss the work of the Lissan House Trust.

Contributors will include:
Dr Neil Watt, Lissan House Trust
Dr Anthony Malcomson
Jayne Greer, Lissan House Trust

Contact PRONI to reserve a place

(With thanks to the PRONI Express)


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