Resources by county

Carlow Libraries – Local History

This site includes details of the library archives;  newspaper archive; periodical, map and other collections plus other resources which includes:• Guide to Carlow Local Studies – People & Place• History of County Carlow• Introduction to Local Studies• Research Advice for…

Armagh Public Library

The collections consist of printed works dating from the 1480’s to the present day plus illuminated manuscripts, prints, ancient Irish artefacts, gems and coins. Available Finding Aids include:• Indexes to the Henry Irwin Newspaper Collection, annotated newspapers collected by Henry…

Laois County Archives

The Archives holds archival material relating to the public bodies of County Laois plus collections relating to individuals and organisations. These include: • Grand Jury Archives 1845-1897• Board of Guardian Archives 1898-1921• Rural District Council Archives 1898-1921• Laois County Council…

Ancestry.com – United Kingdom – Census and Voters Lists

These include:• 1841, 1851, 1861, 1871, 1881, 1891, 1901 and 1911 census for England, Scotland (not 1911), Wales, Channel Islands and the Isle of Man. The records are fully indexed with a free surname search. A variety of subscription options offer…

Everafter – Online Burial Record Site

Everafter is an Antrim based online burial site. It is free to search.  If you want to view a record you need to register for a free account.  There are thousands of graveyard records online plus a comprehensive search facility.…

Belfast City Council – Burial records

This site offers online searching of  360,000+ burial records for Belfast from 1869 onwards. A search returns the name of deceased, last place of residence, age, sex, date of death, date of burial, cemetery, grave section/ number and burial type.…

Ancestry.com – Ireland – Convict, Criminal, Land & Wills data collections

The records are fully indexed with a free surname search. Subscription options offer access to transcripts or digitised records. These online data collections include:• Ireland, Griffith’s Valuation, 1848-1864• Ireland, Tithe Applotment Books, 1823-1837• Ireland, Famine Relief Commission Papers, 1844-1847• Registry of…

Ancestry.com – Ireland – Birth, Marriage and Death collections

The records are fully indexed with a free surname search. Subscription options offer access to transcripts or digitised records.  The online data collections include Roman Catholic parish registers from a selection of parishes in Armagh, Carlow, Derry, Donegal, Dublin, Galway,…

RootsIreland.ie – Wexford Genealogy

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…