News from Ireland

Expert video help to uncover your Irish ancestry

When: Saturday, 1 October, 2022

IrelandXO members all over the world have attended our Creating Connections webinars. Make sure you avail of the expert genealogy advice that was shared and use it to search for information about your Irish ancestors, which can then be added to your family tree.

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Free expert help to uncover your Irish ancestry

Thomas Little

When: Monday, 25 July, 2022

Their success was built on ambition and risk-taking but, more importantly, on love, kindness, and philanthropy. Their lives are remembered and documented by Stephen Lally who is a descendant of Thomas & Eliza who emig

Galway
Thomas & Eliza Little

Irish Genealogy Resource Checklist

When: Friday, 15 July, 2022

Access to records, archives and heritage information has dramatically increased in recent years with many state bodies digitising documents and images, promoting their awareness, and sharing them online with the public.  Here's our top selection of the best genealogical sources and repositories when carr

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IrelandXO Insight - Genealogy Resource Checklist

Irish Civil Records Online For Free

When: Wednesday, 13 July, 2022

Since 2016, the General Register Office has progressively given free access to over 15.5 million historic register records of births, marriages and death, ensuring that Ireland continues to lead the way in making genealogical information available to the public. The FREE Irish Genealogy

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IrelandXO Insight - Irish Civil Records Online

County in Focus - Cork

When: Saturday, 9 July, 2022

The nickname Rebel County comes from a long history of rebellion beginning with the arrival of Vikings in the 9th century but it was Cork's support of Perkin Warbeck in 1491 (a pretender to the throne) that earned them the title 'Rebel Country' by the English Monarchy.

Cork
Cork County

County in Focus: Donegal

When: Monday, 4 July, 2022

Home to Clann Dálaigh (O'Donnell) a powerful native Irish ruling family, Donegal has 51 civil parishes in total, a map and listing of these parishes can be found here.

Donegal
Sliabh Liag, (Slieve League), Co Donegal

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