A Genealogist's Guide to Discovering Your Irish Ancestors
Discover your roots!
Everything you need to start your Irish ancestry is in this book. You'll learn how to investigate the various generation of your family, the events that shaped their lives, the details about how they lived, and the story of their emigration.Inside you'll find:Guidelines for determining an Irish ancestor's place of originAdvice for accessing Irish cemetery, land, church, estate, census, and military recordsCivil registration of births, marriages and deaths as well as emigration listsSources and strategies for researching Irish ancestors that settled in Canada, Australia, New Zealand, England, Scotland, Wales, and the Caribbean
Plus answers to common questions: How far back in time can you expect to trace your family; and how does Protestant Irish research differ from Catholic Irish research?
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Inventories and Catalogs
Research Guides and Reference Material
The Key to Irish Research
Censuses and Name Lists 12 Church Records
Wills and Administrations
APPENDIX Archives and Libraries