George Chartres has died, aged 89. He was the honorary librarian of the Irish Genealogical Research Society for the past 40 years and also served as the organization's vice-president. For the past five decades, Chartres was one of the most prominent experts in London on Irish genealogy.
The Irish Times has an obituary describing the many accomplishments of George Chartres at http://goo.gl/IWU8w
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