Author Archives: Ann Lamb

The Irish Landed Estates Database and Court Files

The Irish Landed Estates Database Contributed by Joanne McEntee One could be forgiven for supposing that the contemporary terms ‘ghost estates’ or ‘abandoned estates’ merely exist as part of the historic nomenclature of the now defunct world of operating Irish landed … Continue reading

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Irish Census: ‘lost’ records now online

National Archives of Ireland The newly released documents have been published online by the National Archives of Ireland, in partnership with genealogical companies, FindMyPast and FamilySearch. Thousands of Irish census documents, many dating back to the early 19th Century, have … Continue reading

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Online Catholic parish registers from the National Library of Ireland available in summer

John Grenham: Irish Roots Online Catholic parish registers from the National Library of Ireland available in summer http://www.irishtimes.com/culture/heritage/john-grenham-irish-roots-1.2017344 Mon, Dec 1, 2014, 15:35 A huge change is coming soon for everyone involved in Irish genealogy. By summer 2015, the National … Continue reading

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What Irish records are online?

From the Rootsweb mailing list: IRELAND-GEN-NEWBIES John Grenham of The Irish Times and genealogy books, has put a good list of all the Irish records that can be found online here: http://www.irishtimes.com/ancestor/browse/online.htm — Pat Connors, Sacramento CA http://www.connorsgenealogy.com

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Free Irish Records on Ancestry.com Through St. Patrick’s Day

Subscription genealogy site Ancestry.com has opened up its collections of Irish records for free through March 17. The free records include • church and civil indexes to Irish births and baptisms, marriages, and deaths (these are from FamilySearch.org ) • … Continue reading

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Authentic Irish Soda Bread

From Rachel Allen: True Irish soda bread that is made every day in Irish homes bears only a slight resemblance to the sweet, rich “Irish Soda Bread” known in America. In Ireland it is a much more simple but no … Continue reading

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Irish Special Interest Group meets March 5

The Irish/ Scots-Irish Special Interest Group of the Eastside Genealogical Society will meet Wednesday, 5 March 2014 from 12:30pm – 2:30 pm at the Bellevue LDS Church, 10675 NE 20th St, Bellevue, WA Our March Topic will be Computer Tips and Tricks for … Continue reading

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