Whether you are just starting to research your ancestry, or have been doing so for years, older relatives will have invaluable information to help you on your way.
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James Lundy left his home village as a young man at the end of the 19th century with ambitions for a better future, and built… Read More »Fire, debt and destruction in Lisburn, August 1920
Spanish flu was the first pandemic of the 20th century. It was also the most destructive, and one of the first to spread so rapidly… Read More »How the 1918 Spanish flu pandemic struck Ireland
I have spent a lot of time over the last decade researching my family history, and it has been a fascinating journey. I’ve discovered a… Read More »A beginner’s guide to tracing your Irish ancestors