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David

David Report 28 Dec 2018 11:53

Thank you links. In my experience some of them let you enter information you wish to expand on, names dates places, only to immediately respond insufficient information or incorrect information. Either or both may be correct, but you've volunteered the information you already had (right or wrong)

Anyway, thanks again for the links.

Teresa With Irish Blood in Me Veins

Teresa With Irish Blood in Me Veins Report 17 Nov 2018 23:12

https://civilrecords.irishgenealogy.ie/churchrecords/civil-search.jsp

Search the Civil Registrations and view certificate details .
Click on a name and if it has ‘image’ on it you can view the pdf file.
It can be saved too.

JoyDean

JoyDean Report 30 May 2018 23:14

https://ttce.nuigalway.ie/irelandillustrated/
Ireland Illustrated, 1680-1860, is a database of over 500 images of Ireland, with accompanying text, drawn from more than 50 manuscript and printed works, and highlighting several neglected or rarely accessible sources. It provides an opportunity to examine how, in the case of Ireland, diverse representations were created in the course of two centuries.

Rambling

Rambling Report 3 Apr 2018 21:52

http://downsurvey.tcd.ie/history.html

"The Down Survey of Ireland
Taken in the years 1656-1658, the Down Survey of Ireland is the first ever detailed land survey on a national scale anywhere in the world. The survey sought to measure all the land to be forfeited by the Catholic Irish in order to facilitate its redistribution to Merchant Adventurers and English soldiers. Copies of these maps have survived in dozens of libraries and archives throughout Ireland and Britain, as well as in the National Library of France. This Project has brought together for the first time in over 300 years all the surviving maps, digitised them and made them available as a public online resource."

Rambling

Rambling Report 26 Mar 2018 12:32

http://www.igp-web.com/IGPArchives/ire/tipperary/directories/clonmel-multi-yrs.txt

Teresa With Irish Blood in Me Veins

Teresa With Irish Blood in Me Veins Report 24 Jul 2017 17:38

http://www.rootschat.com/forum/ is a wonderful free website covering not just England, Wales, Scotland and IRELAND but other Countries too.

Register first and then you can post your messages on the appropriate page.

Very useful in find your relatives/ancestors that emigrated!

Teresa With Irish Blood in Me Veins

Teresa With Irish Blood in Me Veins Report 29 Apr 2017 23:40

When searching for a Birth, Death or Marriage on the Civil Registrations on this wonderful website, https://www.irishgenealogy.ie/en/ be aware that although some records do not show the maiden name for the mother, when searching for a Birth, but by clicking on the child's name it will open another page and if it has 'image' click on it to view the details.

You might be lucky to find a Baptism too on their Church Records...but don't rely on the Birth Date when it is given, as I've found numerous that are incorrect. Not surprising judging by the hand writing on some of them!

More and more Marriages and Deaths are now available to view!

Ian

Ian Report 29 Sep 2016 22:37

I struggled with all these sites and the couple I tried I got lost. Trying to find EMMA KEELEY b1830, father Thomas. All I know so far is born in Ireland. Any help much appreciated.

Ian

JoyDean

JoyDean Report 9 Sep 2016 15:51

http://www.irishgenealogynews.com/2016/09/irelands-historical-registers-of-birth.html UPDATE: 3:30pm: And the site is back online. (So is the NAI's website.)

JoyDean

JoyDean Report 9 Sep 2016 14:13


[url]http://www.irishgenealogynews.com/2016/09/irelands-historical-registers-of-birth.html[/url] "UPDATE: 9 September, 12:30pm: The site has been offline for over an hour. So, too, the National Archives of Ireland's Genealogy website (or, at least, its databases). Not sure what the problem is, but I'll advise when they're up and running again."

JoyDean

JoyDean Report 7 Sep 2016 23:15

http://www.irishgenealogynews.com/2016/09/irelands-historical-registers-of-birth.html Ireland's historical registers of births, marriages and deaths are now online
The General Register Office of Ireland's historical civil registers of birth, marriage and death have been uploaded to the free state-run https://www.irishgenealogy.ie/en/

As anticipated, they follow the 100-75-50 years access rule and they are free. If the index entry gives you the option of an image, you download a pdf of the full register page in which that birth, marriage or death certificate appears.

David

David Report 23 Jul 2016 13:31

Slightly off track
I have in my possession a couple of old
Ordnance street maps of Belfast (east) 1902

Terry

Terry Report 11 Jul 2016 19:47

Thanks Teresa

Teresa With Irish Blood in Me Veins

Teresa With Irish Blood in Me Veins Report 11 Jul 2016 12:35

Irish certificates can be purchaed through here:

http://www.groireland.ie/ For Southern Ireland (Eire)

http://www.groni.gov.uk/index.htm For Northern Ireland BDM’s

I know for Souther Ireland, you have the option to have a certificate printed on a blank piece of paper which is cheaper than having it printed on the Official appropriate BDM Certificate. The information given is identical.

Terry

Terry Report 11 Jul 2016 11:49

Hi everyone,could someone please tell me where the best and cheapest place to get and old irish wedding cert from,many thanks.

David

David Report 11 Jul 2016 09:29


I am mightily impressed with this site, thank you.

SylviaInCanada

SylviaInCanada Report 24 May 2016 00:09

Barbra ............

you don't need to nudge this thread ........ it's permanently pinned at the top of the Board :-D

Barbra

Barbra Report 3 May 2016 22:53

Nudge so interesting Thank you :-)

Julie

Julie Report 26 Feb 2016 06:07

I am trying to find the birth (or baptism) records for my great grandmother and her sisters and brother. They were born in County Donegal and came from Glenmaquin. I so far have not had any luck in finding them or the parish they are from. I think they were possibly Presbyterian.
They were:
Nancy bc1826 (went to New Zealand)
Eliza c1830 (went to Australia)
Susan c1835 (went to Australia)
William c1835 stayed in Ireland and married there - had a family
Rebecca c1837 (went to Australia)
Martha c1842 (went to Australia)

I have what information the Genealogy Research Centre in Rathmelton has and also records relating to William Allen from First Ray Presbyterian Church in Manorcunningham. Neither have records of the births/baptisms of any of the above.
Margaret c1844 (went to Australia)
John c? (thought to have gone to Australia)
Annie c? (not known if she emigrated or not)

I hope to visit Ireland soon and any suggestions re what records to try to search would be appreciated.

Julie

VivW

VivW Report 15 Nov 2015 12:59

Thomas Joseph Kelly was born c1913 and it is believed that his family (sisters Kay and Dell + Mum & Dad) moved to Liverpool around 1916.
Dell married David Day lived in the Walton area of Liverpool and owned a butchers shop.
Can anyone help with further info.
Thank you