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New birth, marriage and death records made available for public to access online
# Family History
# Family History

New birth, marriage and death records made available for public to access online

Jan 8th 2020, 11:29 AM 84,927 Views 31 Comments

The records cover civil marriages from 1845, births for 1919 and deaths for 1969.

New historical birth, marriage and death registers available online for public to access
# Genealogy
# Genealogy

New historical birth, marriage and death registers available online for public to access

Jun 4th 2019, 6:30 AM 93,061 Views 3 Comments

These records hold the births for 1917 and 1918, marriages from 1864 to 1869, 1942 and 1943 and deaths for 1967 and 1968.

James Ryan: The great-grandson of a 1916 Easter Rising rebel
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James Ryan: The great-grandson of a 1916 Easter Rising rebel

May 26th 2018, 8:00 AM 38,347 Views 25 Comments

The Leinster lock’s great-grandfather was a founding member of the Irish Volunteers and Fianna Fáil.

Hunt for family of 1916 hero who created iconic tricolour
# Family Fortunes
# Family Fortunes

Hunt for family of 1916 hero who created iconic tricolour

Dec 6th 2016, 6:10 AM 16,962 Views 12 Comments

Thomas Meldon was one of three men who created the tricolour which flew at Jacob’s factory during the Easter Rising.

DNA is helping Irish people find their ancestors from centuries ago
# Delving Deep
# Delving Deep

DNA is helping Irish people find their ancestors from centuries ago

Oct 16th 2016, 8:00 PM 33,252 Views 19 Comments

We spoke to one Irish man who’s made genealogy his passion.

Searching for your ancestors is about to get a whole lot easier
# Family Tree
# Family Tree

Searching for your ancestors is about to get a whole lot easier

Jul 8th 2015, 6:05 AM 31,130 Views 18 Comments

The entire collection of Catholic parish register microfilms is available online from today.

Cork's disappeared lanes and alleys have been given new life on Google
# Family History
# Family History

Cork's disappeared lanes and alleys have been given new life on Google

Jun 13th 2015, 10:45 AM 26,705 Views 10 Comments

They were removed back in the 1920s and 1930s, but now you can find them online.

Irish soldiers in the Great War: Tracing your family history in WWI
# Rememberance
# Rememberance

Irish soldiers in the Great War: Tracing your family history in WWI

Aug 9th 2014, 5:00 PM 21,548 Views 8 Comments

Readers share their family links to the Great War with some tips on how to begin your search.

Today is Irish Family History Day
# We Go Way Back
# We Go Way Back

Today is Irish Family History Day

Jan 24th 2013, 7:15 AM 8,945 Views 28 Comments

To celebrate, FindMyPast.ie has released 21 million Irish birth, marriage and death records to make it easier for people to research their family tree.

Free genealogy advisory service offered at the National Archives of Ireland
# Family Tree
# Family Tree

Free genealogy advisory service offered at the National Archives of Ireland

Nov 19th 2012, 7:10 AM 8,995 Views 15 Comments

Fill out some names on your family tree with help of some of Ireland’s foremost experts on genealogy.

NLI hosts free lunchtime genealogy talks in August
# Lunchtime Talks
# Lunchtime Talks

NLI hosts free lunchtime genealogy talks in August

Aug 13th 2012, 5:53 PM 4,582 Views 5 Comments

The National Library of Ireland will host a series of free lunchtime talks this month.

Researchers find cancer in ancient Egyptian mummy
# Family History
# Family History

Researchers find cancer in ancient Egyptian mummy

Jan 29th 2012, 3:57 PM 4,360 Views 8 Comments

Researchers say the discovery in the 2,200-year-old mummy is the second oldest known case of prostate cancer.