County Donegal

Co. Donegal or Dún na nGall (aka Tír Chonaill) in Irish, is located in the north-west of Ireland. We are a coastal county with a beautiful, rugged Atlantic coastline. Our county town is Donegal Town and we have a population of approximately 160,000. We look forward to assisting you in the search for your Irish ancestors.

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What is a Parish? We classify a Parish by the Civil Parish geographical boundaries, the basis upon which the Griffith’s Valuation and other land and tax records were created in the 19th and 20th Century. Find my Parish
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Buildings from County Donegal

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Knockastolar townland, Co. Donegal
Bunn, County Donegal
Tamney, Fanad
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Looking for members of the Brown family 15 Apr 2019 1:09
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Latest Events from County Donegal

Inter-generational sporting weekend Donegal
Donegal Inter generational sporting weekend 2018
27th October 2018
Donegal Global Irish
​Donegal Genealogy & Traditional Music Weekend 2018
20th October 2018
Fanad Lighthouse is 200 years in operation today!
17th March 2017
Children at the Beach, Donegal
Festival in Glencolmcille
6th March 2015
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