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Author Elliott, David Raymond, 1948-

Title Researching your Irish ancestors at home and abroad / David R. Elliott.

Imprint Toronto : Dundurn, 2012.


Location Call No. Status
 Middletown, Russell Library - Adult Nonfiction  929.1 ELL    Check Shelf
Description 218 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 198-2005) and index.
Form Issued also in electronic formats.
Issued By Co-published by: Ontario Genealogical Society.
Contents Introduction -- Understanding religion and politics in Ireland -- Finding clues to the county in Ireland -- Zeroing in on the parish and townland -- Strategies for travel to and within Ireland -- Sleuthing the Irish Archival Centres -- Putting flesh on your Irish ancestral skeletons -- Digging around in Irish graveyards -- Conclusion -- Appendix A. What to research before you go to Ireland -- Appendix B. Things to research while in Ireland -- Appendix C. Historical and genealogical websites for Irish research.
Summary Elliott gives you clues to finding your ancestral county, then the parish and townland within the county. He explains how Irish archival centres work, and describes how you can flesh out your ancestors' live and what you might find in cemeteries.
Subject Ireland -- Genealogy -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Genealogy. (OCoLC)fst00939652
Ireland. (OCoLC)fst01205427
Genre/Form Family histories. (OCoLC)fst01919924
Handbooks and manuals. (OCoLC)fst01423877
Family histories.
Handbooks and manuals.
Added Author Ontario Genealogical Society.
ISBN 9781459703971
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