Who Do You Think You Are?

Go Further

Eight more sites for tracing your roots in Ireland

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BEYOND 2022

w beyond2022.ie

This project aims to create a virtual-reality replica of the Public Record Office of Ireland before its destructio­n in June 1922.

DIPPAM

w dippam.ac.uk

The website Documentin­g Ireland: Parliament, People and Migration (DIPPAM) includes an ‘Irish Emigration Database’ and the oral archive and database ‘Voices of Migration and Return’.

EMERALD ANCESTORS

w emeraldanc­estors.com

This commercial website boasts over 1.5 million genealogy records for Northern Ireland. Emerald Ancestors also has a useful tool that you can use to identify individual townlands.

GRIFFITH’S VALUATION

w askaboutir­eland.ie/griffith-valuation

This valuation of Irish property was carried out between 1848 and 1864. It’s a source of detailed informatio­n about where our ancestors lived in Ireland in the mid-19th century.

IMC DIGITAL EDITIONS

w irishmanus­cripts.ie/product-category/imcdigital-editions/?action=digitisati­on_backlist Explore the results of the Irish Manuscript­s Commission’s digitisati­on programme.

IRISH FAMILY HISTORY SOCIETY

w ifhs.ie

This genealogic­al group was formed in 1984.

MILITARY ARCHIVES

w militaryar­chives.ie/en/home

This is the official home of the records of the Department of Defence, the Defence Forces and the Army Pensions Board.

PRONI

w nidirect.gov.uk

The website of the official repository the Public Record Office of Northern Ireland has all sorts of valuable free search tools including directorie­s, cemetery records and tithes.

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