Resources by county

dúchas.ie – National Folklore Collection of Ireland

dúchas.ie is a project to digitize the National Folklore Collection of Ireland, one of the largest folklore collections in the world. The Schools’ Collection is the first collection being made available on this site. It is a collection of folklore…

Limerick Museum Ireland – Limerick History Resources

Select Research Aids to access a select few of the Limerick History Resources: • Estate Maps of County Limerick • Who was who in Medieval Limerick • Who was who in early modern Limerick – a fully referenced index to…

RootsIreland.ie – County Carlow

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 20.7+ million Irish records held by these centres. The records available include:• Baptismal/Birth records• Marriage recordsThe indexed…

The Irish Mission at Watson House (New York)

The Mission of Our Lady of the Rosary for the Protection of Irish Immigrant Girls operated from 1883 to 1954 in Watson House overlooking New York Harbour. It was close to the Castle Garden immigration depot. The mission aimed to…

County Louth Ireland Genealogical Sources

This site offers access to 250+ pages of information about the  inhabitants of County Louth. Included are church records, lists  of voters, householders and valuation lists, subscription funds, militia lists and much more. Browse using the Site Map or use…

Tipperary Libraries Local Studies and Archives collection

Tipperary Studies aims to collect and make freely accessible material relating to the history of Tipperary, including published books, journals, newspapers, photographs, audio visual material microform, manuscripts and ephemera. Currently online is the Lackagh Rate Book December 1850. New

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…

Eddies Extracts relating to Belfast, Northern Ireland and more

This site has extracts of births, marriages and deaths transcribed from newspapers but also news stories, book extracts, church records, records of deceased seamen and the names of 25,000+ Presbyterians who served during the Great War of 1914-1919. New