Raymonds County Down Website

This site focuses on the areas of Aghaderg, Loughbrickland, Banbridge, Dromore, Dromara, Kilkeel, Mourne, Newry, Rathfriland and Rostrevor. This extensive site has a lot of indexes and information including this selection:
• Index of 23,000 Irish born merchant seamen
• List of County Down Land Deeds in 1876
• County Down birth indexes 1865-1875
• Information about the poor persons who were removed to Ireland
• Return of all poor persons, removed from Scotland to Ireland 1867/1869
• Return of all poor persons removed from England & Wales to Ireland 1867/1869
• Return of poor persons, England & Wales from January 1875
• Return of poor from Scotland to Ireland, 1875, 1876, 1877, 1878
• List of Civil Bill Ejectments entered for trial in the County of Down 1827 to 1833, together with the decree pronounced by the court, 1000+ names from County Down
• Some County Down Wills, (Charitable donations and bequests) 1831/1834
• Return of offences committed in the County of Down, during the 18 months ended the 11th.March 1862, names and offences
• Arms Licenses granted to persons in Ireland from August 1832,
• New Lanark Mill, Scotland, Names and information on the workers, many who came from County Down, to work in the mills.

• War Poems and Songs New