Irish ancestors

News
06 December 2017

The Council of Irish Genealogical Organisations has launched an online petition calling for the early release of the census returns

News
30 November 2017

Plus: Findmypast introduces new pricing structure; British Newspaper Archive adds 109,586 new pages; Corrections to 1901 and 1911 Irish censuses published

News
12 June 2017

Plus: Oxford University launches crowdfunding project to digitise First World War memories; FindMyPast adds over 20,000 Surrey institutional records

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24 April 2017

Findmypast has released new records of people who fought on both sides in the struggle for Irish independence

News
06 September 2016

Irish civil registration records set to go online in a move that will transform Irish genealogical research

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01 March 2016

Millions of baptism, marriage and burial records from Northern Ireland and the Irish Republic are more readily accessible thanks to a recent transcription project

News
21 May 2015

Millions of Dublin workhouse records have been added to Findmypast – the first tranche of a collection that will eventually cover every county in Ireland

News
09 April 2015

The Irish government has finally restored access to the country's historic birth, marriage and death indexes, several months after the entire resource was taken offline due to security fears

News
29 January 2015

Plus: Soldiers' Effects Records now available online; South Wales mining records to be digitised; East End marriage records hit the web

News
18 December 2014

Plus: Online BMD certificates discussed in House of Lords; Glasgow WW1 database launches online; ScotlandsPlaces adds poll tax volumes and more

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