RootsIreland.ie – Ulster Historical Foundation – County Down

RootsIreland.ie is the database run by the non-profit Irish Family History Foundation, coordinators of the county genealogy centres network. It offers access to 20+ million Irish records held by these centres. The records available include:• Baptismal/Birth records• Marriage recordsThe indexed…

Ulster Historical Foundation

A commercial site for researching Irish and Scots-Irish ancestors from the Northern Ireland Province of Ulster which includes the counties of Antrim, Armagh, Cavan, Donegal, Down, Fermanagh, Londonderry, Monaghan and Tyrone . The site has 2 million+ Irish family records available online including birth,…

The Irish Manuscripts Commission – Digital books

The Commission has digitised many of their out of print publications and made them freely available online, all fully keyword searchable. A small example of what is available includes:  • Registry of Deeds Dublin abstracts of wills – volume 1,…

Ireland Genealogy

When Ireland introduced the Old Age Pension in 1908 many applicants had no birth certificate as Civil Registration did not begin until 1864. So the 1841 and 1851 census returns were used to prove age. This commercial site has a…

History from Headstones – Ireland

History from Headstones lists inscriptions from 1,200+ Northern Ireland graveyards in counties Antrim, Armagh, Down, Fermanagh, Londonderry and Tyrone. There is a free name search and a fee to view inscriptions.

Public Record Office of Northern Ireland (PRONI)

Public Record Office of Northern Ireland (PRONI) has record guides and information leaflets including a PRONI Guide to Church Records.Online indexes and free digital images include: • eCatalogue • Freeholders’ records includes pre-1840 registers and poll books • Londonderry Corporation…