United Kingdom & Ireland - Ireland

The General Register Office – Ireland

General Register Office holds the civil registration records for the Republic of Ireland. Certificates can be purchased online.  Photocopies of certificates that can only be used for research purposes are available at the reduced rate of €4.00. You must apply…

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.

National Library of Ireland

National Library of Ireland holds Catholic parish registers, property records such as estate papers and maps, newspapers, directories, heraldic records plus published family histories and local history society publications. Use the catalogue to search across printed, manuscript, visual and digitised…

Ask about Ireland – Libraries

Use this site to find a public library. The Public Library Content link offers searches across the online content of Ireland’s public libraries. Collections include digitised articles, photos, audios, illustrations, drawings, indexes and historical documents.

COPAC

This site offers searches of 70+ UK and Irish academic, national and specialist library catalogues merged online.

FamilySearch – Ireland

The Historical Record Collections for Ireland include:Ireland Births and Baptisms, 1620-1881 Ireland Calendar of Wills and Administrations, 1858-1920 *Ireland Census Search Forms, 1841 and 1851. (Searched to establish a person’s age when they applied for the old age pension from…

IrishGraveyards

This site offers access to photographs and monumental inscriptions from digitally surveyed graveyards and cemeteries in Ireland. Most of the records date from the 19th and 20th century. Search results are in table format with a thumbnail picture of the…

Historic Graves – Ireland

Historic Graves is a community based heritage project which digitally records and publishes historic graveyard surveys and stories. Online material for Ireland currently covers – Carlow, Clare, Cork, Dublin, Galway, Kildare, Kilkenny, Laois, Leitrim, Limerick, Meath, Monaghan, Offaly, Roscommon, Sligo,…

National Archives of Ireland

This repository holds a wide variety of Irish genealogy and local history resources. Use the Search the online catalogue link and enter a surname. Records catalogued include:  • Calendars of grants of probate of wills and letters of administration 1923-1982.…