.....is the does-what-it-says-on-the-tin title of a series of biographical sketches of 72 men of Irish heritage who lived in the city in the 19th century. The book was published in 1889 and contains excellent genealogical material for those who are profiled. Dates of birth, parents names, years of immigration, schooling, work history, and notable achievements are included where relevant, or known. Profile sketches are also to be found in this publication.
You can read the book on the archive.org website.
|William J. Roche in Representative Young Irish-Americans of Troy, NY, p. 13|
|Michael Francis Collins in Representative Young Irish-Americans of Troy, NY, p. 17|
 E.H. Lisk. Representative Young Irish-Americans of Troy, NY. Troy, NY: E.H. Lisk. 1889.