Getting your Irish Ancestor across the Ocean
- Finding an Irish immigrant's area of origin can be challenging, but there are several Irish, U.S., and Canadian records that may give you this information. This article will discuss civil registration, immigration, church, vital, and cemetery records a
Realistic Expectations: Tracing Irish Ancestry
- Millions of Americans trace their lines back to Irish Potato Famine immigrants. Descendants that want to know more about their Irish heritage need to have realistic expectations about what they can hope to find in the Emerald Isle.
The Complete Book of Irish Family Names Main Index of Irish Surnames by Source and Location, it tells what county your name was found in. A great book for researchers trying to find rarer names in Ireland.