Galway

County Galway, Gaillimh in Irish, is located in the Province of Connaught in the West of Ireland. We have a population of approximately 232,000 and look forward to assisting you in the search for your Irish ancestors.
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Latest Events from Galway

Illustrated talk: The 1918 Conscription Crisis in Co. Galway
Galway
21st April 2018
Law school building on the O'Davoren Estate, Burren, Co. Clare. Courtesy of Elizabeth FitzPatrick
Lifeways of Gaelic Learned Families
Galway
7th April 2018
Launch of Loving Leftovers booklet
Galway
7th March 2018
Galway City Museum
Ó Conaire & the Russian Revolution of 1917
Galway
3rd February 2018
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