United Kingdom & Ireland - Ireland

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…

A Rose by any Other Name: A Guide to Irish Christian Names

This online book by Judith Eccles Wright lists the formal name, nicknames, names used interchangeably plus the Latin and Irish name. An invaluable aid to finding your Irish family as the nickname or Irish name was often used on the…

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…

FamilySearch

FamilySearch is the family history site of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. It offers free access 8+ billion searchable names and 3.2+ billion digitised records worldwide. Resources include FamilySearch Catalog; FamilySearch Digital Library with 500,000+ digitised books…

National Inventory of Architectural Heritage – Ireland

The National Inventory of Architectural Heritage (NIAH) is a section within the Department of Arts, Heritage and the Gaeltacht. The work of the NIAH involves identifying and recording the architectural heritage of Ireland, from 1700 to the present day.  This…

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…