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Jamboree

May

31
Friday
2:30PM - 3:30PM

Strategies for Finding the Locality of Your Irish Ancestors

Presenter: Donna M Moughty


Success in Irish research is highly dependent on discovering the exact location in Ireland of one's ancestors. Typically, clues to the location are in records after emigration. Research at home is key to successful Irish research. The fire at Four Courts in 1922 (the Public Records Office) was devastating, but contrary to popular belief, not ALL records were destroyed.

Level:
Beginner
Topic:
Methodology and or Research Strategies, Migration, Record Types
Focus:
British Isles and Ireland